Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Collaborative Working skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Collaborative Working over the 6 months to 19 October 2018 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.

Collaborative Working
South West > Bristol
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 99 96
Rank change year-on-year -15 -3 +8
Contract jobs citing Collaborative Working 13 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.62% 0.63% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.77% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 9
Bristol median daily rate £268 £315 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.08% -18.71% -
10th Percentile £189 £308 £285
90th Percentile £595 £377 £505
South West median daily rate £425 £394 £388
% change year-on-year +7.94% +1.61% -8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £44.50 - -

Collaborative Working is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,755 1,568 1,450
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 84.29% 82.74% 84.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,179 1,063 1,042
Bristol median daily rate £410 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% - -
10th Percentile £275 £255 £254
90th Percentile £538 £538 £550
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 43 69
Bristol median hourly rate £41.50 £28.00 £28.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.21% -0.53% +48.86%
10th Percentile £12.60 £12.40 £12.00
90th Percentile £67.75 £49.50 £45.40
South West median hourly rate £41.52 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +18.61% - -6.04%

Collaborative Working
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Collaborative Working as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Collaborative Working in Bristol

Collaborative Working
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Collaborative Working in Bristol

Collaborative Working
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Collaborative Working in Bristol over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Collaborative Working in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Collaborative Working also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Collaborative Working.

1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) TDD
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) Web Development
3 3 (23.08%) jQuery
3 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
3 3 (23.08%) SDLC
3 3 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (15.38%) Due Diligence
4 2 (15.38%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 2 (15.38%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (15.38%) Apache Spark
4 2 (15.38%) Data Structures
4 2 (15.38%) Algorithms
4 2 (15.38%) RESTful
4 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Java EE
4 2 (15.38%) SaaS
4 2 (15.38%) BDD
4 2 (15.38%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (15.38%) High Availability
4 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 2 (15.38%) QA

Collaborative Working
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 (15.38%) Apache Spark
1 2 (15.38%) JBoss
1 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (7.69%) MS Access
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Ant
1 2 (15.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (15.38%) CruiseControl
1 2 (15.38%) Eclipse
1 2 (15.38%) JUnit
1 2 (15.38%) Maven
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Angular Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
3 2 (15.38%) C# Web Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Test Leader
3 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Buyer
4 1 (7.69%) Change Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Buyer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Process Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Transformation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) jQuery
2 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
2 2 (15.38%) Hibernate
2 2 (15.38%) J2EE
2 2 (15.38%) Java EE
2 2 (15.38%) JMS
2 2 (15.38%) RESTful
2 2 (15.38%) SOAP
2 2 (15.38%) Spring
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) Ajax
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) CSS3
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) HTML5
3 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Algorithms
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
1 2 (15.38%) Data Structures
1 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
1 2 (15.38%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) TDD
3 3 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (23.08%) SDLC
3 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
3 3 (23.08%) Web Development
4 2 (15.38%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (15.38%) BDD
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 2 (15.38%) Due Diligence
4 2 (15.38%) High Availability
4 2 (15.38%) Line Management
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
4 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
4 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) C#
1 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) HL7
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Perforce
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft