Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 67 36
Rank change year-on-year -32 -31 +45
Contract jobs citing Data Centre 23 41 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.20% 2.41% 4.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.47% 8.78% 14.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 39 61
Bristol median daily rate £413 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +2.74% -5.81%
10th Percentile £343 £261 £255
90th Percentile £493 £437 £475
South West median daily rate £388 £398 £375
% change year-on-year -2.52% +6.00% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 6
Bristol median hourly rate £44.75 - £24.25
10th Percentile £37.75 - £21.50
90th Percentile £47.00 - £24.75
South West median hourly rate £43.75 £35.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% +45.83% +37.14%

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 515 467 582
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 26.95% 27.42% 32.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 321 444
Bristol median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £273 £256 £231
90th Percentile £525 £525 £550
South West median daily rate £416 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +4.06% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 7 26
Bristol median hourly rate £38.75 £13.86 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +179.58% -60.40% +6.06%
10th Percentile £15.34 £11.85 £12.00
90th Percentile £48.25 £44.93 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +2.41% +18.57% -3.85%

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 17 August 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

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 9 (39.13%) Migration
2 7 (30.43%) Project Management
2 7 (30.43%) Cisco
3 6 (26.09%) Firewall
4 5 (21.74%) BGP
4 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (21.74%) VMware
4 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (17.39%) NsoIT
5 4 (17.39%) vCenter Server
5 4 (17.39%) Programme Management
5 4 (17.39%) Statistics
5 4 (17.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (17.39%) CCNA
5 4 (17.39%) OSPF
5 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
5 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
5 4 (17.39%) Finance
6 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.04%) Juniper
6 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
6 3 (13.04%) Middleware
6 3 (13.04%) MPLS
6 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
6 3 (13.04%) CCNP
6 3 (13.04%) Windows
6 3 (13.04%) Linux
6 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (13.04%) Broadband
6 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared

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 1 (4.35%) IBM Domino
1 1 (4.35%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (4.35%) AutoCAD
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) Firewall
2 5 (21.74%) BGP
3 4 (17.39%) OSPF
4 3 (13.04%) Broadband
4 3 (13.04%) MPLS
5 2 (8.70%) ADSL
5 2 (8.70%) Ethernet
5 2 (8.70%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (8.70%) iSCSI
5 2 (8.70%) Junos
5 2 (8.70%) LAN
5 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
5 2 (8.70%) VPN
5 2 (8.70%) VRRP
5 2 (8.70%) WAN
5 2 (8.70%) Wireless
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (4.35%) FCoE
6 1 (4.35%) VoIP
6 1 (4.35%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
1 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
1 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.70%) Aerospace
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Project Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Business Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Project Manager
4 3 (13.04%) IT Manager
4 3 (13.04%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Network Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Designer
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.70%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Middleware Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Network Designer
5 2 (8.70%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior IT Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Middleware
2 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Replication
1 2 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) CentOS
3 1 (4.35%) Debian
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Unix
3 1 (4.35%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Migration
2 7 (30.43%) Project Management
3 4 (17.39%) NsoIT
3 4 (17.39%) Programme Management
3 4 (17.39%) Statistics
4 3 (13.04%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (13.04%) People Management
4 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.70%) Adaptive Security
5 2 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (8.70%) Network Virtualisation
5 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.70%) Re-Platforming
5 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.35%) DevOps
6 1 (4.35%) Due Diligence
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (4.35%) PQQ
6 1 (4.35%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.35%) C
1 1 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (17.39%) CCNA
2 4 (17.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (13.04%) CCNP
3 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
4 2 (8.70%) APMP
4 2 (8.70%) MCSA
4 2 (8.70%) MCSE
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.35%) AWS Certification
5 1 (4.35%) Degree
5 1 (4.35%) HNC
5 1 (4.35%) HND
5 1 (4.35%) MCT
5 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
5 1 (4.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) NFS
3 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) vCenter Server
2 1 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Cisco
2 5 (21.74%) VMware
3 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
3 3 (13.04%) Juniper
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.70%) Brocade
4 2 (8.70%) Forcepoint
4 2 (8.70%) McAfee
4 2 (8.70%) Meraki
4 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds
4 2 (8.70%) Sophos
5 1 (4.35%) BT
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix
5 1 (4.35%) F5
5 1 (4.35%) Fortinet
5 1 (4.35%) Siemens
5 1 (4.35%) WatchGuard