Period
to 24 April 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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 82 62
Rank change year-on-year -13 -20 +21
Contract jobs citing Customer Requirements 10 21 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.58% 1.32% 2.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 1.59% 2.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 21
Bristol median daily rate £450 £423 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.51% +15.75% -7.59%
10th Percentile £384 £343 £313
90th Percentile £490 £488 £415
South West median daily rate £475 £425 £363
% change year-on-year +11.76% +17.24% -8.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 9
Bristol median hourly rate £27.50 £34.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.29% -8.00% -
10th Percentile £26.25 £27.15 £12.50
90th Percentile £42.75 £41.85 £38.75
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.45% -8.00% +78.57%

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 1,406 1,323 1,434
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 81.89% 83.21% 84.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 913 892 1,054
Bristol median daily rate £400 £388 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +6.16% -3.95%
10th Percentile £270 £250 £246
90th Percentile £525 £551 £500
South West median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 38 56
Bristol median hourly rate £19.25 £36.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.90% -3.33% +3.02%
10th Percentile £11.17 £13.23 £13.49
90th Percentile £47.63 £50.25 £52.38
South West median hourly rate £30.25 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -22.44% -2.50% +23.08%

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 24 April 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 24 April 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Customer Requirements in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Kanban
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (40.00%) PaaS
2 4 (40.00%) Logical Data Model
2 4 (40.00%) Power BI
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (40.00%) ISEB
2 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) Robotics
3 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (20.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (20.00%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (20.00%) C
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) Unix
4 1 (10.00%) Windows
4 1 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (40.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Power BI
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Security Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Security Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Wintel Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) 3D Graphics
1 2 (20.00%) Robotics
1 2 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (40.00%) Kanban
2 4 (40.00%) Logical Data Model
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (20.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 1 (10.00%) Communications Security
4 1 (10.00%) Conceptual Models
4 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C
1 2 (20.00%) C#
1 2 (20.00%) C++
1 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Perl
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ISEB
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) Hitachi
2 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds