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 3 months to 30 March 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 73 68
Rank change year-on-year +8 -5  
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.12% 0.11% 0.36%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.30% 1.64% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £425 £288 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.82% -25.80%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £475 £503
% change year-on-year -10.52% -5.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £14.00

Cloud Computing is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 77 61 30
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 9.40% 6.70% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 51 25
Median daily rate £375 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £288 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £449 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £16.75 £125.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -86.60%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -17.92% -13.35%  

Cloud Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing Cloud Computing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Scala
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (100.00%) REST
1 4 (100.00%) Kafka
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) Docker
1 4 (100.00%) Microservices
1 4 (100.00%) LXC
1 4 (100.00%) GoCD
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell

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:

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) GoCD
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Polyglot Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Python Developer
2 3 (75.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Automation Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Access Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Database Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Java Scala Developer
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Kafka
1 4 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (100.00%) REST
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Microservices
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Scala
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Docker
1 4 (100.00%) LXC
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft