The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bristol region that had Technical Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Specialist
Rank - - 73
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol - - 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £453 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.12% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.22 £24.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-4.26% +21.25%
Technical Specialist
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
723 797 892
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 95.63% 95.68% 96.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 490 582 658
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 39 49
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £37.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Bristol region that featured Technical Specialist in the job title.

Technical Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Technical Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Technical Specialist across the Bristol region.

Technical Specialist Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Technical Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Technical Specialist across the Bristol region.

Technical Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Technical Specialist contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region featuring Technical Specialist in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (100.00%) Server Patching
1 1 (100.00%) EMC VNX
1 1 (100.00%) Dell Compellent
1 1 (100.00%) Nimble Storage
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Machines

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (100.00%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Dell Compellent
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Nimble Storage