Period
to 8 August 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Telecommunications
South West > Bristol
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 11 29 26
Rank change year-on-year +18 -3 -11
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 81 109 125
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Bristol 10.48% 5.78% 6.69%
As % of the General category 27.46% 16.29% 17.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 97 105
Median daily rate £525 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.27% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £300 £306 £262
90th Percentile £600 £590 £486
South West median daily rate £525 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +27.27% +10.00% -8.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Median hourly rate £17.00 £41.75 £15.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -59.28% +169.70% -56.70%
South West median hourly rate £17.86 £42.38 £16.50
% change year-on-year -57.85% +156.82% +19.05%

Telecoms is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 295 669 727
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 38.16% 35.45% 38.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 421 513
Median daily rate £475 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +3.66% +5.81%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £268
90th Percentile £616 £600 £538
South West median daily rate £475 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 30 23
Median hourly rate £22.50 £38.38 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.37% -6.40% +32.26%
10th Percentile £16.20 £11.61 £15.68
90th Percentile £50.25 £52.50 £48.40
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year -17.65% +3.66% +4.46%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Telecoms as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Bristol

Telecoms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Telecoms in Bristol.

Daily rate trend for Telecoms in Bristol

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Telecoms in Bristol over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Telecoms in Bristol

Telecoms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Telecoms in Bristol.

Hourly rate trend for Telecoms in Bristol

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 58 (71.60%) Finance
2 57 (70.37%) SAP
3 55 (67.90%) Programme Management
4 54 (66.67%) Electronics
4 54 (66.67%) Manufacturing
4 54 (66.67%) Marketing
4 54 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
4 54 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
4 54 (66.67%) Public Sector
5 37 (45.68%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (40.74%) TDD
6 33 (40.74%) SOA
6 33 (40.74%) Middleware
7 31 (38.27%) SOAP
7 31 (38.27%) RESTful
8 29 (35.80%) Web Services
8 29 (35.80%) XML
8 29 (35.80%) JSON
9 27 (33.33%) Apache Camel
9 27 (33.33%) Java
10 25 (30.86%) XSLT
10 25 (30.86%) XPath
11 24 (29.63%) Swagger
11 24 (29.63%) Maven
11 24 (29.63%) WireMock
12 20 (24.69%) Red Hat Fuse
12 20 (24.69%) Oracle
12 20 (24.69%) WSO2
12 20 (24.69%) Talend
12 20 (24.69%) Oracle Service Bus

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (24.69%) Mule
1 20 (24.69%) Oracle Service Bus
1 20 (24.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 20 (24.69%) Red Hat Fuse
2 8 (9.88%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.47%) Apache
3 2 (2.47%) nginx
4 1 (1.23%) CMS
4 1 (1.23%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.35%) Azure
2 6 (7.41%) Office 365
3 5 (6.17%) AWS
4 1 (1.23%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.23%) IaaS
4 1 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.94%) VoIP
1 4 (4.94%) WAN
2 3 (3.70%) HTTP
3 2 (2.47%) Broadband
3 2 (2.47%) Internet
4 1 (1.23%) 2G
4 1 (1.23%) 3G
4 1 (1.23%) 4G
4 1 (1.23%) 5G
4 1 (1.23%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.23%) LAN
4 1 (1.23%) LTE
4 1 (1.23%) MVNO
4 1 (1.23%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.23%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.23%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.23%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.23%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (1.23%) Snowflake Schema
2 1 (1.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.23%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 24 (29.63%) Maven
2 5 (6.17%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.70%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.70%) GitLab
3 3 (3.70%) JIRA
4 1 (1.23%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.23%) Subversion
General
1 58 (71.60%) Finance
2 54 (66.67%) Electronics
2 54 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 54 (66.67%) Marketing
2 54 (66.67%) Public Sector
3 2 (2.47%) Retail
4 1 (1.23%) Law
4 1 (1.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (37.04%) Developer
2 27 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 17 (20.99%) Senior Developer
3 17 (20.99%) Senior Java Developer
4 13 (16.05%) Integration Developer
5 11 (13.58%) Senior Integration Developer
6 10 (12.35%) Lead Developer
6 10 (12.35%) Lead Java Developer
7 9 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
8 6 (7.41%) Project Manager
9 5 (6.17%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (6.17%) Senior DevOps
9 5 (6.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 4 (4.94%) Architect
11 3 (3.70%) Analyst
11 3 (3.70%) Business Analyst
11 3 (3.70%) Coordinator
11 3 (3.70%) Data Architect
11 3 (3.70%) Senior Data Architect
11 3 (3.70%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (40.74%) Middleware
2 31 (38.27%) RESTful
2 31 (38.27%) SOAP
3 29 (35.80%) JSON
3 29 (35.80%) Web Services
3 29 (35.80%) XML
4 27 (33.33%) Apache Camel
5 25 (30.86%) XSLT
6 24 (29.63%) Swagger
6 24 (29.63%) WireMock
7 5 (6.17%) Spring
7 5 (6.17%) Spring Boot
8 3 (3.70%) REST
9 2 (2.47%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.47%) Elastic Stack
9 2 (2.47%) Express
9 2 (2.47%) LAMP
9 2 (2.47%) Node.js
9 2 (2.47%) React
10 1 (1.23%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (8.64%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.94%) Driving Licence
4 4 (4.94%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.47%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.47%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (2.47%) Freedom of Information Act
5 2 (2.47%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.47%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.47%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.47%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.23%) Derivative
6 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.88%) Windows
1 8 (9.88%) Windows 10
2 7 (8.64%) Linux
3 6 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.23%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.23%) Unix
4 1 (1.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (67.90%) Programme Management
2 54 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 54 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
3 37 (45.68%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (40.74%) SOA
4 33 (40.74%) TDD
5 15 (18.52%) Project Delivery
6 12 (14.81%) Project Management
7 10 (12.35%) Service Management
7 10 (12.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (11.11%) Service Delivery
9 8 (9.88%) Migration
9 8 (9.88%) Scrum
10 6 (7.41%) DevOps
11 5 (6.17%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (6.17%) Information Security
11 5 (6.17%) Risk Management
12 4 (4.94%) Configuration Management
12 4 (4.94%) Data Architecture
13 3 (3.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 27 (33.33%) Java
2 25 (30.86%) XPath
3 3 (3.70%) Java 8
3 3 (3.70%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.47%) SQL
5 1 (1.23%) C
5 1 (1.23%) C++
5 1 (1.23%) Groovy
5 1 (1.23%) Python
5 1 (1.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (6.17%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.47%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (2.47%) Degree
2 2 (2.47%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.23%) APMP
3 1 (1.23%) CISSP
3 1 (1.23%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.23%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.70%) PMO
3 2 (2.47%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.47%) NEBOSH
4 1 (1.23%) Def Stans
4 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (1.23%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.23%) NIST
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.23%) VMware NSX
2 1 (1.23%) XenApp
2 1 (1.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (7.41%) Ansible
2 5 (6.17%) Terraform
3 4 (4.94%) Puppet
4 3 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (1.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 57 (70.37%) SAP
2 20 (24.69%) Oracle
2 20 (24.69%) Talend
2 20 (24.69%) WSO2
3 11 (13.58%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.23%) Citrix
4 1 (1.23%) NEC
4 1 (1.23%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.23%) Tableau
4 1 (1.23%) VMware