Period
to 11 December 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Blue Prism products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blue Prism over the 6 months to 11 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Blue Prism.

Blue Prism
South West > Bristol
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Blue Prism 15 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.76% - -
As % of the Vendors category 1.84% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Bristol median daily rate £335 - -
South West median daily rate £340 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

Blue Prism is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Bristol.

All Vendors
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 815 687 649
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 41.39% 40.99% 37.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 567 467 461
Bristol median daily rate £375 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.74% -3.95%
10th Percentile £210 £219 £165
90th Percentile £538 £525 £525
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 43 33
Bristol median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.05% +20.00% +2.94%
10th Percentile £12.13 £12.70 £11.44
90th Percentile £49.75 £43.65 £39.25
South West median hourly rate £25.00 £23.14 £27.00
% change year-on-year +8.05% -14.31% +34.60%

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Blue Prism also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Blue Prism.

1 14 (93.33%) Finance
2 10 (66.67%) C#
2 10 (66.67%) .NET
3 6 (40.00%) Robotic Process Automation
3 6 (40.00%) Banking
4 5 (33.33%) Degree
4 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 5 (33.33%) VBA
4 5 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Robotics

Blue Prism
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:

General
1 14 (93.33%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (20.00%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Robotic Process Automation
2 5 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) C#
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 5 (33.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree