Period
to 12 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Centre in contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Centre over the 6 months to 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Data Center
South West > Bristol
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 106 62
Rank change year-on-year +15 -44 +7
Contract jobs citing Data Centre 43 13 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.98% 0.66% 2.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.60% 2.43% 8.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 24
Bristol median daily rate £389 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.67% +1.35% +2.78%
10th Percentile £314 £323 £251
90th Percentile £469 £404 £475
South West median daily rate £419 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -1.47% +6.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 13
Bristol median hourly rate £40.00 - £24.00
10th Percentile £32.50 - £17.43
90th Percentile £50.60 - £25.55
South West median hourly rate £44.88 £13.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +245.19% -39.53% +26.49%

Data Centre is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 652 535 567
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 29.96% 27.27% 33.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 464 356 429
Bristol median daily rate £411 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.67% -1.32% +1.33%
10th Percentile £269 £180 £240
90th Percentile £525 £538 £575
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 13 31
Bristol median hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +128.57% -28.57% +40.00%
10th Percentile £15.48 £12.15 £12.00
90th Percentile £57.70 £56.50 £46.50
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £32.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year +27.78% +22.64% -29.33%

Data Centre
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Data Centre as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre in Bristol

Data Centre
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Centre in Bristol

Data Centre
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Centre in Bristol over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Centre in Bristol

Data Centre
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Centre in Bristol

Data Centre
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Centre in Bristol over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Data Centre in Bristol

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data Centre 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 Data Centre.

1 19 (44.19%) Cisco
1 19 (44.19%) Firewall
2 17 (39.53%) Windows
3 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
3 16 (37.21%) Migration
3 16 (37.21%) Windows Server
4 13 (30.23%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (30.23%) VPN
5 11 (25.58%) OSPF
5 11 (25.58%) BGP
5 11 (25.58%) VMware
6 10 (23.26%) Linux
6 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (20.93%) F5
7 9 (20.93%) Kalman Filter
7 9 (20.93%) Load Balancing
8 8 (18.60%) Wireless
8 8 (18.60%) Finance
8 8 (18.60%) Juniper
8 8 (18.60%) Microservices
8 8 (18.60%) Kubernetes
8 8 (18.60%) DevOps
8 8 (18.60%) Server Management
8 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (18.60%) Docker
8 8 (18.60%) Test Strategy
8 8 (18.60%) PowerShell
8 8 (18.60%) Security Cleared
8 8 (18.60%) User Acceptance Testing

Data Centre
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 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (6.98%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.33%) CMS
2 1 (2.33%) IBM Domino
2 1 (2.33%) MS Project Server
2 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.65%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.33%) AutoCAD
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.65%) Office 365
3 1 (2.33%) IaaS
3 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (44.19%) Firewall
2 13 (30.23%) VPN
3 11 (25.58%) BGP
3 11 (25.58%) OSPF
4 8 (18.60%) Wireless
5 7 (16.28%) DNS
6 6 (13.95%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (13.95%) Cisco Wireless
7 3 (6.98%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (6.98%) WAN
8 2 (4.65%) ADSL
8 2 (4.65%) Ethernet
8 2 (4.65%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (4.65%) iSCSI
8 2 (4.65%) Junos
8 2 (4.65%) LAN
8 2 (4.65%) MPLS
8 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
8 2 (4.65%) VRRP
9 1 (2.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.33%) IBM UrbanCode
2 1 (2.33%) JIRA
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
2 6 (13.95%) Manufacturing
3 4 (9.30%) Aerospace
4 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.33%) Electronics
5 1 (2.33%) Marketing
5 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) Network Engineer
2 6 (13.95%) Analyst
3 5 (11.63%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (11.63%) Test Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Administrator
4 4 (9.30%) Project Manager
4 4 (9.30%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.98%) Architect
5 3 (6.98%) Azure Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Designer
6 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (4.65%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (4.65%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.65%) Network Designer
6 2 (4.65%) Network Specialist
6 2 (4.65%) Test Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) AngularJS
1 3 (6.98%) JSON
1 3 (6.98%) React
1 3 (6.98%) RESTful
1 3 (6.98%) XML
2 1 (2.33%) .NET
2 1 (2.33%) .NET Core
2 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.33%) COM
2 1 (2.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Replication
1 3 (6.98%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (4.65%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (4.65%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) PMI
3 1 (2.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (39.53%) Windows
2 16 (37.21%) Windows Server
3 10 (23.26%) Linux
4 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.65%) CentOS
6 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.65%) VMS
6 2 (4.65%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.33%) Debian
7 1 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) Migration
2 13 (30.23%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (20.93%) Kalman Filter
3 9 (20.93%) Load Balancing
4 8 (18.60%) DevOps
4 8 (18.60%) Microservices
4 8 (18.60%) Server Management
4 8 (18.60%) Test Strategy
4 8 (18.60%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (16.28%) Test Scripting
6 6 (13.95%) Programme Management
6 6 (13.95%) Project Management
6 6 (13.95%) Service Design
7 5 (11.63%) NsoIT
8 4 (9.30%) Service Delivery
8 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (6.98%) Configuration Management
9 3 (6.98%) Customer Requirements
9 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2
10 2 (4.65%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.60%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.65%) Perl
3 2 (4.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) Security Cleared
2 7 (16.28%) SC Cleared
3 6 (13.95%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (11.63%) CCNA
4 5 (11.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (6.98%) CCNP
5 3 (6.98%) MCSA
5 3 (6.98%) MCSE
5 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.65%) APMP
6 2 (4.65%) Degree
7 1 (2.33%) HNC
7 1 (2.33%) HND
7 1 (2.33%) MCT
7 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
7 1 (2.33%) PMP
7 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) PMO
2 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 9 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (18.60%) Docker
3 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.65%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (18.60%) Kubernetes
2 5 (11.63%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (11.63%) vCenter Server
3 3 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (6.98%) Puppet
4 2 (4.65%) Ansible
5 1 (2.33%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (44.19%) Cisco
2 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
3 11 (25.58%) VMware
4 9 (20.93%) F5
5 8 (18.60%) Juniper
6 7 (16.28%) McAfee
7 5 (11.63%) Aerohive Networks
8 3 (6.98%) Brocade
8 3 (6.98%) CheckPoint
9 2 (4.65%) Forcepoint
9 2 (4.65%) Meraki
9 2 (4.65%) Red Hat
9 2 (4.65%) SolarWinds
9 2 (4.65%) Sophos
10 1 (2.33%) BT
10 1 (2.33%) CommVault
10 1 (2.33%) Dell Compellent
10 1 (2.33%) NEC
10 1 (2.33%) Nokia
10 1 (2.33%) WatchGuard