Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Decision-Making skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Decision-Making over the 6 months to 10 December 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.

Decision-Making
South West > Bristol
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 97 86
Rank change year-on-year +10 -11 +7
Contract jobs citing Decision-Making 40 21 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.85% 1.08% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 1.32% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 12
Bristol median daily rate £420 £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +23.53% +78.95%
10th Percentile £291 £319 £311
90th Percentile £531 £603 £535
South West median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Bristol median hourly rate £44.00 £59.50 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.05% +36.78% -
10th Percentile £36.70 £59.50 £38.35
90th Percentile £51.30 £59.50 £46.25
South West median hourly rate £44.00 £52.25 £26.94
% change year-on-year -15.79% +93.95% -

Decision-Making 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 1,830 1,589 1,429
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 84.80% 82.03% 85.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,269 1,065 1,012
Bristol median daily rate £415 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.10% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £276 £256 £255
90th Percentile £538 £538 £563
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 47 68
Bristol median hourly rate £38.00 £23.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.22% -8.00% +38.89%
10th Percentile £15.39 £11.90 £12.00
90th Percentile £67.75 £46.75 £46.80
South West median hourly rate £41.00 £33.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year +24.24% - -15.92%

Decision-Making
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Decision-Making as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Decision-Making in Bristol

Decision-Making
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Decision-Making in Bristol

Decision-Making
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Decision-Making in Bristol over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Decision-Making in Bristol

Decision-Making
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Decision-Making in Bristol

Decision-Making
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Decision-Making in Bristol over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Decision-Making in Bristol

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Decision-Making 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 Decision-Making.

1 20 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (42.50%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
4 15 (37.50%) Finance
5 11 (27.50%) Scrum
6 9 (22.50%) TDD
6 9 (22.50%) JIRA
6 9 (22.50%) Security Cleared
6 9 (22.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (20.00%) BDD
7 8 (20.00%) Epics
7 8 (20.00%) Coaching
7 8 (20.00%) Project Management
8 7 (17.50%) Service Delivery
8 7 (17.50%) Degree
8 7 (17.50%) SC Cleared
8 7 (17.50%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (17.50%) Process Improvement
9 6 (15.00%) DevOps
9 6 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (15.00%) Self-Motivation
9 6 (15.00%) Burndown Charts
9 6 (15.00%) Velocity
9 6 (15.00%) Statistics
9 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
9 6 (15.00%) Risk Management
9 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (15.00%) ITIL
10 5 (12.50%) Information Security
10 5 (12.50%) Asset Management

Decision-Making
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 (7.50%) JBoss
2 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (2.50%) Apache
3 1 (2.50%) IIS
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Simulink
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.50%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.00%) Office 365
3 3 (7.50%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (5.00%) IaaS
4 2 (5.00%) npm
4 2 (5.00%) PaaS
4 2 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) WAN
2 2 (5.00%) Network Security
3 1 (2.50%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) GIS
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.50%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (2.50%) JasperReports
3 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) JIRA
1 9 (22.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.00%) Redmine
3 2 (5.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.50%) Ant
4 1 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.50%) ClearQuest
4 1 (2.50%) CruiseControl
4 1 (2.50%) FishEye
4 1 (2.50%) Grunt
4 1 (2.50%) Hudson
4 1 (2.50%) JUnit
4 1 (2.50%) Maven
4 1 (2.50%) SonarQube
General
1 15 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
2 2 (5.00%) Games
2 2 (5.00%) Retail Banking
2 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (20.00%) Scrum Master
2 6 (15.00%) Analyst
2 6 (15.00%) Service Manager
3 5 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
4 4 (10.00%) Architect
4 4 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Business IT Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) IT Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) IT Business Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Services Delivery Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Algorithm Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Development Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Public Sector Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.00%) T24 Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) Velocity
2 4 (10.00%) Node.js
3 3 (7.50%) .NET
3 3 (7.50%) Middleware
3 3 (7.50%) React
3 3 (7.50%) Web Services
4 2 (5.00%) CSS
4 2 (5.00%) Gherkin
4 2 (5.00%) Material Design
4 2 (5.00%) RESTful
5 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.50%) Apache CXF
5 1 (2.50%) Apache Flex
5 1 (2.50%) CSS3
5 1 (2.50%) GWT
5 1 (2.50%) HTML5
5 1 (2.50%) JAX-RS
5 1 (2.50%) jQuery
5 1 (2.50%) REST
5 1 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (42.50%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (15.00%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (5.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (5.00%) Clustering
4 1 (2.50%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.50%) PMI
4 1 (2.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Linux
1 2 (5.00%) MVS
1 2 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (27.50%) Scrum
4 9 (22.50%) TDD
5 8 (20.00%) BDD
5 8 (20.00%) Coaching
5 8 (20.00%) Epics
5 8 (20.00%) Project Management
6 7 (17.50%) Process Improvement
6 7 (17.50%) Service Delivery
7 6 (15.00%) Burndown Charts
7 6 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (15.00%) DevOps
7 6 (15.00%) ITIL
7 6 (15.00%) Risk Management
7 6 (15.00%) Statistics
8 5 (12.50%) Asset Management
8 5 (12.50%) Information Security
8 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
9 4 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) Java
1 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.00%) C
2 2 (5.00%) Fortran
2 2 (5.00%) MATLAB
2 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.50%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.50%) Degree
2 7 (17.50%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.00%) ISEB
4 2 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.50%) AWS Certification
5 1 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.50%) CISM
5 1 (2.50%) CISSP
5 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) MCSA
5 1 (2.50%) MCSE
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) GDPR
2 1 (2.50%) COBIT
2 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.50%) PMO
2 1 (2.50%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.00%) Docker
3 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.00%) VirtualBox
3 2 (5.00%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (5.00%) Xen
4 1 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Ansible
1 2 (5.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.50%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.50%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) Google
2 4 (10.00%) VMware
3 2 (5.00%) Adobe
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle
3 2 (5.00%) Temenos
4 1 (2.50%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.50%) hybris