Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 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
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 55 33
Rank change year-on-year -34 -22 +19
Contract jobs citing Data Centre 15 52 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.87% 3.14% 5.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.54% 11.63% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 45 71
Bristol median daily rate £413 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +2.74% -18.89%
10th Percentile £305 £270 £288
90th Percentile £495 £490 £475
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Bristol median hourly rate £47.00 £18.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +154.05% - +42.31%
South West median hourly rate £43.63 £18.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year +135.81% +54.17% -37.66%

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 424 447 514
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 24.59% 26.99% 29.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 321 387
Bristol median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £263 £251 £244
90th Percentile £525 £525 £530
South West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 18
Bristol median hourly rate £27.50 £16.18 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +69.96% -56.85% +13.64%
10th Percentile £11.80 £10.50 £12.00
90th Percentile £46.70 £44.63 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £41.00 £40.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year +0.61% +4.49% +20.00%

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 23 June 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 23 June 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 6 (40.00%) Migration
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco
3 4 (26.67%) Statistics
3 4 (26.67%) BGP
3 4 (26.67%) Firewall
4 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (20.00%) Brocade
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) MPLS
4 3 (20.00%) OSPF
4 3 (20.00%) Juniper
4 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (20.00%) WAN
4 3 (20.00%) Broadband
4 3 (20.00%) LAN
4 3 (20.00%) People Management
4 3 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (13.33%) Meraki
5 2 (13.33%) iSCSI
5 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
5 2 (13.33%) Junos
5 2 (13.33%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (13.33%) Adaptive Security
5 2 (13.33%) vCenter Server
5 2 (13.33%) NsoIT
5 2 (13.33%) VoIP

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) BGP
1 4 (26.67%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) Broadband
2 3 (20.00%) LAN
2 3 (20.00%) MPLS
2 3 (20.00%) OSPF
2 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (20.00%) WAN
3 2 (13.33%) ADSL
3 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
3 2 (13.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (13.33%) iSCSI
3 2 (13.33%) Junos
3 2 (13.33%) VoIP
3 2 (13.33%) VPN
3 2 (13.33%) VRRP
3 2 (13.33%) Wireless
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (6.67%) FCoE
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security
General
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Data Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
3 1 (6.67%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Network Designer
3 1 (6.67%) Network Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Senior IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Replication
1 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Migration
2 4 (26.67%) Statistics
3 3 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (20.00%) People Management
3 3 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Adaptive Security
4 2 (13.33%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (13.33%) NsoIT
4 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
4 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Capacity Management
5 1 (6.67%) DevOps
5 1 (6.67%) Network Virtualisation
5 1 (6.67%) Re-Platforming
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) CCNA
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (6.67%) AWS Certification
2 1 (6.67%) CCNP
2 1 (6.67%) MCSA
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
2 1 (6.67%) MCT
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) NFS
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (20.00%) Brocade
2 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (20.00%) Juniper
3 2 (13.33%) Forcepoint
3 2 (13.33%) McAfee
3 2 (13.33%) Meraki
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
3 2 (13.33%) Sophos
3 2 (13.33%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) BT
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
4 1 (6.67%) Siemens
4 1 (6.67%) WatchGuard