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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 61 73
Rank change year-on-year -2 +12  
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 8 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.94% 0.94% 0.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.41% 7.92% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 1
Median daily rate £444 £588 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.46% +95.83%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £350
% change year-on-year - +28.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 85 101 69
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 9.98% 11.90% 7.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 82 54
Median daily rate £425 £400 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +17.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £325 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £600 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £390
% change year-on-year - +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £21.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £16.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +75.75% -36.53%  

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

Cloud Computing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Computing in Bristol over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cloud Computing in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (44.44%) Python
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) SOAP
3 4 (44.44%) XML
3 4 (44.44%) Unix
3 4 (44.44%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (44.44%) REST
3 4 (44.44%) Kafka
3 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
3 4 (44.44%) Scala
3 4 (44.44%) Docker
3 4 (44.44%) Microservices
3 4 (44.44%) LXC
4 3 (33.33%) GoCD
4 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 3 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) Marketing
4 3 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration

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 2 (22.22%) CMS
2 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (11.11%) IaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) PaaS
2 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) Network Security
1 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
1 1 (11.11%) VoIP
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 3 (33.33%) GoCD
2 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Electronics
2 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 3 (33.33%) Marketing
2 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) C# Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Polyglot Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Python Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Strategy Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Change Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Scala Developer
3 2 (22.22%) PowerShell Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Scala Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Access Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Database Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Network Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Kafka
1 4 (44.44%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (44.44%) REST
1 4 (44.44%) SOAP
1 4 (44.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
1 2 (22.22%) Smartphone
1 2 (22.22%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (44.44%) Microservices
3 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (22.22%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C#
1 4 (44.44%) Java
1 4 (44.44%) Python
1 4 (44.44%) Scala
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) C
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Docker
1 4 (44.44%) LXC
2 2 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) Avaya
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Google
3 1 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Juniper
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Rackspace