Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Customer Requirements skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Customer Requirements over the 6 months to 18 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.

Customer Requirements
South West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 85 81
Rank change year-on-year -22 -4 +15
Contract jobs citing Customer Requirements 17 23 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.82% 1.21% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 1.47% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 15
Bristol median daily rate £388 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.52% +6.00% -23.47%
10th Percentile £343 £315 £318
90th Percentile £556 £610 £411
South West median daily rate £388 £429 £375
% change year-on-year -9.57% +14.27% -3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Bristol median hourly rate £57.50 - £42.50
10th Percentile £51.25 - £41.25
90th Percentile £65.75 - £43.75
South West median hourly rate £50.00 - £42.50

Customer Requirements 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 1,753 1,569 1,457
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 84.16% 82.62% 84.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,180 1,061 1,049
Bristol median daily rate £410 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% - -
10th Percentile £275 £256 £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 70
Bristol median hourly rate £41.50 £28.00 £28.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.21% -1.15% +49.79%
10th Percentile £12.60 £12.40 £12.00
90th Percentile £67.75 £49.50 £45.33
South West median hourly rate £41.52 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +18.61% - -6.67%

Customer Requirements
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Customer Requirements as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Customer Requirements in Bristol

Customer Requirements
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Customer Requirements in Bristol

Customer Requirements
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Customer Requirements in Bristol over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Customer Requirements in Bristol

Customer Requirements
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Customer Requirements in Bristol

Customer Requirements
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Customer Requirements in Bristol over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Customer Requirements in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Customer Requirements 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 Customer Requirements.

1 6 (35.29%) Middleware
1 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
1 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) Content Management
2 5 (29.41%) WebCenter
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (29.41%) Process Management
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle ADF
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database
3 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
4 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (17.65%) C#
4 3 (17.65%) .NET
4 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
4 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
5 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.76%) Firewall
5 2 (11.76%) Wireless
5 2 (11.76%) MPLS
5 2 (11.76%) OSPF
5 2 (11.76%) McAfee
5 2 (11.76%) Sophos

Customer Requirements
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 (5.88%) IBM Domino
1 1 (5.88%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (5.88%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) ADSL
1 2 (11.76%) BGP
1 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
1 2 (11.76%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (11.76%) iSCSI
1 2 (11.76%) Junos
1 2 (11.76%) LAN
1 2 (11.76%) MPLS
1 2 (11.76%) OSPF
1 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
1 2 (11.76%) VPN
1 2 (11.76%) VRRP
1 2 (11.76%) WAN
1 2 (11.76%) Wireless
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (5.88%) FCoE
2 1 (5.88%) Network Security
2 1 (5.88%) VoIP
2 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.88%) Power BI
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Selenium
1 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (23.53%) BPM Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) DBA
5 1 (5.88%) ETL Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) Middleware
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle ADF
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (29.41%) WebCenter
3 3 (17.65%) .NET
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (5.88%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Unix
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (29.41%) Content Management
1 5 (29.41%) Process Management
2 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
3 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.76%) Adaptive Security
4 2 (11.76%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
4 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) Software Architecture
4 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.88%) Kanban
5 1 (5.88%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (5.88%) Re-Platforming
5 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) C
2 2 (11.76%) C++
3 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
1 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) APMP
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.88%) ISEB
3 1 (5.88%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) NFS
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) Brocade
3 2 (11.76%) Forcepoint
3 2 (11.76%) Juniper
3 2 (11.76%) McAfee
3 2 (11.76%) Meraki
3 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds
3 2 (11.76%) Sophos
4 1 (5.88%) BT
4 1 (5.88%) SAP
4 1 (5.88%) Siemens
4 1 (5.88%) WatchGuard