Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Cloud Computing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cloud Computing over the 6 months to 22 November 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.

Cloud Computing
South West > Bristol
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 105 98
Rank change year-on-year +4 -7 -14
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 13 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.66% 0.24% 0.35%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.59% 2.00% 4.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 5
Bristol median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -23.81%
South West median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -21.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

Cloud Computing is in the Cloud Services 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 cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 283 200 131
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 14.36% 11.76% 7.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 164 107
Bristol median daily rate £400 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00% -25.00%
10th Percentile £175 £266 £125
90th Percentile £538 £624 £538
South West median daily rate £400 £413 £360
% change year-on-year -3.03% +14.58% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 1
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £40.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.25% +116.22% -
10th Percentile £13.90 £21.93 £18.25
90th Percentile £35.39 £43.03 £18.75
South West median hourly rate £18.00 £32.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year -45.04% +111.29% -8.82%

Cloud Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Cloud Computing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Computing in Bristol

Cloud Computing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cloud Computing in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cloud Computing in Bristol

Cloud Computing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Computing in Bristol over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cloud Computing in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cloud Computing 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 Cloud Computing.

1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) TDD
3 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
3 5 (38.46%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) .NET
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) Scala
4 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (30.77%) BDD
4 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
4 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
4 4 (30.77%) Microservices
5 3 (23.08%) LXC
5 3 (23.08%) Docker
5 3 (23.08%) Kafka
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (23.08%) REST
5 3 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 3 (23.08%) Python
5 3 (23.08%) SOAP
5 3 (23.08%) XML
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
5 3 (23.08%) Unix
6 2 (15.38%) JavaScript

Cloud Computing
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 1 (7.69%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) GoCD
2 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Billing
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Technical Architect
3 4 (30.77%) .NET Architect
3 4 (30.77%) .NET Technical Architect
4 3 (23.08%) C# Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Polyglot Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Python Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support
5 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Java Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Java Scala Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Java Technical Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Scala Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Change Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) Kafka
2 3 (23.08%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (23.08%) REST
2 3 (23.08%) SOAP
2 3 (23.08%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Smartphone
1 2 (15.38%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) TDD
2 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
3 4 (30.77%) BDD
3 4 (30.77%) Microservices
3 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
4 3 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
5 2 (15.38%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (7.69%) Functional Programming
6 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (7.69%) People Management
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
6 1 (7.69%) Proactive Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) C#
4 4 (30.77%) Scala
5 3 (23.08%) Python
6 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
7 1 (7.69%) C
7 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Docker
1 3 (23.08%) LXC
2 2 (15.38%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) SAP