Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 113 127 107
Rank change year-on-year +14 -20 -13
Contract jobs citing Commercial Awareness 6 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.33% 0.14% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.17% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 3
Bristol median daily rate £450 £400 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -17.95% +30.87%
10th Percentile £386 £335 £383
90th Percentile £523 £465 £523
South West median daily rate £500 £411 £308
% change year-on-year +21.58% +33.52% -2.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Bristol median hourly rate - - £20.25
South West median hourly rate - - £20.25

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 1,485 1,768 1,570
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 81.86% 84.92% 83.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 969 1,218 1,033
Bristol median daily rate £450 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +8.97% +4.00%
10th Percentile £310 £295 £263
90th Percentile £625 £575 £538
South West median daily rate £450 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 63 34
Bristol median hourly rate £35.00 £38.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +117.14% -30.00%
10th Percentile £15.04 £13.00 £11.40
90th Percentile £52.50 £60.63 £49.25
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £40.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year -13.04% +34.17% -20.00%

Commercial Awareness
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Commercial Awareness in Bristol

Commercial Awareness
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Commercial Awareness in Bristol

Commercial Awareness
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Commercial Awareness in Bristol over the 6 months to 20 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Commercial Awareness in Bristol

Commercial Awareness
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Commercial Awareness in Bristol.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Commercial Awareness in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Project Delivery
2 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Decision-Making
2 3 (50.00%) Network Management
2 3 (50.00%) APMP
2 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (50.00%) CRM
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (50.00%) PMP
2 3 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) PQQ
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Leadership
4 1 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
4 1 (16.67%) HP ALM
4 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) People Management
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms

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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (16.67%) IT Trainer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 4 (66.67%) Project Delivery
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) CRM
2 3 (50.00%) Decision-Making
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Network Management
2 3 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) PQQ
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) People Management
4 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Leadership
4 1 (16.67%) Test Management
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) APMP
2 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (50.00%) PMP
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) HP
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle