Period
to 28 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Commercial Awareness skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Commercial Awareness over the 6 months to 28 September 2020 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.

Commercial Awareness
South West > Bristol
6 months to
28 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 50 112 122
Rank change year-on-year +62 +10 -31
Contract jobs citing Commercial Awareness 4 6 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Bristol 0.74% 0.31% 0.098%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.37% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Median daily rate £638 £465 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.10% +12.73% +42.24%
10th Percentile £584 £386 £369
90th Percentile £671 £545 £466
South West median daily rate £638 £450 £406
% change year-on-year +41.67% +10.77% +40.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - £10.10

Commercial Awareness 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 447 1,624 1,719
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 82.62% 85.20% 84.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 1,039 1,153
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £275 £285 £275
90th Percentile £600 £613 £538
South West median daily rate £466 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.61% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 64 54
Median hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% -15.29% +37.10%
10th Percentile £19.75 £13.55 £13.57
90th Percentile £55.00 £52.50 £68.38
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £41.84
% change year-on-year -17.65% +1.59% +11.56%

Commercial Awareness
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Commercial Awareness as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Commercial Awareness in Bristol

Commercial Awareness
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Commercial Awareness in Bristol.

Daily rate trend for Commercial Awareness in Bristol

Commercial Awareness
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Commercial Awareness in Bristol.

Hourly rate trend for Commercial Awareness in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 September 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Commercial Awareness 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 Commercial Awareness.

1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) IPv4
1 3 (75.00%) IPv6
1 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
1 3 (75.00%) Juniper
1 3 (75.00%) RMADS
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Information Assurance
1 3 (75.00%) Security Architecture
1 3 (75.00%) Unified Communications
1 3 (75.00%) Converged Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) Presales
1 3 (75.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 3 (75.00%) Customer Requirements
1 3 (75.00%) NCSC
2 1 (25.00%) Business Case
2 1 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (25.00%) G Suite
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (25.00%) SAML
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory

Commercial Awareness
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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) G Suite
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) IPv4
1 3 (75.00%) IPv6
1 3 (75.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Security Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Converged Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) Customer Requirements
1 3 (75.00%) Information Assurance
1 3 (75.00%) Presales
1 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (75.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (25.00%) Business Case
2 1 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) NCSC
1 3 (75.00%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) Google