Period
to 25 May 2019

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 25 May 2019 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
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 78 87 65
Rank change year-on-year +9 -22 +3
Contract jobs citing Decision-Making 45 16 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.40% 0.93% 2.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.84% 1.11% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 5 24
Bristol median daily rate £550 £400 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.50% +5.61% +1.00%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £310
90th Percentile £663 £486 £540
South West median daily rate £525 £488 £390
% change year-on-year +7.69% +24.92% -3.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Bristol median hourly rate £60.75 - £36.00
10th Percentile £58.43 - £13.37
90th Percentile £64.28 - £43.25
South West median hourly rate £60.00 £12.94 £27.25
% change year-on-year +363.68% -52.51% +2.20%

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 1,586 1,446 1,345
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 84.59% 83.87% 83.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,068 925 904
Bristol median daily rate £440 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £300 £267 £240
90th Percentile £588 £525 £538
South West median daily rate £450 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +12.50% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 34 33
Bristol median hourly rate £36.30 £32.38 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.12% -13.67% -
10th Percentile £11.85 £11.17 £13.06
90th Percentile £52.52 £47.35 £49.95
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £31.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year +37.10% -21.52% -1.25%

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 25 May 2019.

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, 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 23 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (37.78%) Problem-Solving
3 16 (35.56%) Scrum
4 15 (33.33%) RESTful
5 14 (31.11%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (28.89%) Security Cleared
6 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
7 12 (26.67%) Programme Management
8 11 (24.44%) TDD
8 11 (24.44%) B2C
8 11 (24.44%) Microsoft Azure
8 11 (24.44%) SC Cleared
8 11 (24.44%) C#
8 11 (24.44%) .NET
8 11 (24.44%) Visual Studio
8 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
8 11 (24.44%) Workflow
8 11 (24.44%) Finance
8 11 (24.44%) Active Directory
9 10 (22.22%) Manufacturing
9 10 (22.22%) SAP
9 10 (22.22%) T-SQL
9 10 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (22.22%) CRM
9 10 (22.22%) Visual Studio Team System
9 10 (22.22%) WCF
9 10 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
9 10 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
9 10 (22.22%) Marketing
9 10 (22.22%) Electronics

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 5 (11.11%) Apache
2 2 (4.44%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.22%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Simulink
2 1 (2.22%) Figma
2 1 (2.22%) InVision
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.22%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (24.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (22.22%) Azure Active Directory
2 10 (22.22%) Azure Functions
2 10 (22.22%) Dynamics 365
2 10 (22.22%) Serverless
3 4 (8.89%) SaaS
4 3 (6.67%) Office 365
5 1 (2.22%) GitHub
5 1 (2.22%) IaaS
5 1 (2.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) LAN
1 3 (6.67%) Unified Communications
1 3 (6.67%) WAN
1 3 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (4.44%) Firewall
2 2 (4.44%) Internet
3 1 (2.22%) RFID
3 1 (2.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (2.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (24.44%) Visual Studio
2 10 (22.22%) Visual Studio Team System
3 5 (11.11%) Maven
4 3 (6.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.22%) FitNesse
5 1 (2.22%) Selenium
General
1 11 (24.44%) Finance
2 10 (22.22%) Electronics
2 10 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 10 (22.22%) Marketing
2 10 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (46.67%) Developer
2 10 (22.22%) Azure Developer
2 10 (22.22%) C# Developer
2 10 (22.22%) CRM Developer
2 10 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 7 (15.56%) Architect
4 5 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Technical Architect
4 5 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Java Software Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Scrum Master
5 4 (8.89%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Development Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (4.44%) Help Desk Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Lead C# Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Lead Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Technical Design Architect
6 2 (4.44%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (33.33%) RESTful
2 11 (24.44%) .NET
3 10 (22.22%) .NET Core
3 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
3 10 (22.22%) WCF
4 5 (11.11%) Java EE
4 5 (11.11%) JAX-RS
4 5 (11.11%) LAMP
4 5 (11.11%) Web Services
5 4 (8.89%) Laravel
6 2 (4.44%) AngularJS
6 2 (4.44%) HTML
6 2 (4.44%) jQuery
6 2 (4.44%) JSF
6 2 (4.44%) Middleware
6 2 (4.44%) Oracle ADF
6 2 (4.44%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (4.44%) PrimeFaces
6 2 (4.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (4.44%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.44%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.44%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.44%) User Experience
3 2 (4.44%) Wiki
4 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.22%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (37.78%) Problem-Solving
3 16 (35.56%) Scrum
4 14 (31.11%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (26.67%) Programme Management
6 11 (24.44%) B2C
6 11 (24.44%) TDD
6 11 (24.44%) Workflow
7 10 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (22.22%) CRM
7 10 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (11.11%) Coaching
8 5 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 5 (11.11%) OO
8 5 (11.11%) Web Development
9 4 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (8.89%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (8.89%) Project Management
10 3 (6.67%) Change Management
10 3 (6.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 11 (24.44%) C#
2 10 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 6 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.11%) Java
4 5 (11.11%) PHP
4 5 (11.11%) PHP 5
5 3 (6.67%) SQL
6 2 (4.44%) C
6 2 (4.44%) Fortran
6 2 (4.44%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 13 (28.89%) Security Cleared
2 11 (24.44%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.67%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.44%) A+ Certification
4 2 (4.44%) MCITP
4 2 (4.44%) MCSA
4 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.22%) CCNA
5 1 (2.22%) CCNP
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.22%) Degree
5 1 (2.22%) MBCS
5 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) WAI
System Software
1 11 (24.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.22%) Docker
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
2 10 (22.22%) SAP
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle
4 1 (2.22%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.22%) CA
4 1 (2.22%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (2.22%) Mitel