Period
to 28 March 2020

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 28 March 2020 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
28 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 78 74 89
Rank change year-on-year -4 +15 -16
Contract jobs citing Decision-Making 30 48 21
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Bristol 1.80% 2.39% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 2.82% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 24 6
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +12.58%
10th Percentile £401 £328 £331
90th Percentile £599 £636 £516
South West median daily rate £475 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £60.00 £59.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +0.84% +135.64%
South West median hourly rate £44.51 £60.00 £52.25
% change year-on-year -25.82% +14.83% +93.52%

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 1,348 1,703 1,497
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 80.86% 84.85% 83.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 886 1,175 990
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £311 £297 £263
90th Percentile £625 £575 £525
South West median daily rate £450 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 68 32
Median hourly rate £33.50 £37.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.67% +114.29% -46.15%
10th Percentile £15.04 £11.85 £11.23
90th Percentile £52.35 £60.08 £46.23
Median hourly rate £35.00 £40.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year -13.58% +42.11% -25.97%

Decision-Making
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Decision-Making in Bristol

Decision-Making
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Decision-Making in Bristol.

Daily rate trend for Decision-Making in Bristol

Decision-Making
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Decision-Making in Bristol over the 6 months to 28 March 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Decision-Making in Bristol

Decision-Making
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Decision-Making in Bristol.

Hourly rate trend for Decision-Making in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 March 2020, 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 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 8 (26.67%) SC Cleared
2 8 (26.67%) Service Design
3 7 (23.33%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (23.33%) Finance
4 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (20.00%) Project Management
4 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 6 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 6 (20.00%) ArchiMate
5 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (16.67%) Public Sector
5 5 (16.67%) Project Delivery
6 4 (13.33%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
6 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (13.33%) PMP
6 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
6 4 (13.33%) IaaS
6 4 (13.33%) DV Cleared
6 4 (13.33%) Risk Management
7 3 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (10.00%) Project Planning
7 3 (10.00%) Azure
7 3 (10.00%) AWS
7 3 (10.00%) Network Management
7 3 (10.00%) Software Architecture

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 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (10.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (3.33%) InVision
4 1 (3.33%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Magento
1 1 (3.33%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) IaaS
2 3 (10.00%) AWS
2 3 (10.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Internet
2 2 (6.67%) Wireless
3 1 (3.33%) LAN
3 1 (3.33%) PSTN
3 1 (3.33%) WAN
3 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Public Sector
3 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.67%) Electronics
4 2 (6.67%) Legal
4 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.67%) Marketing
5 1 (3.33%) Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Police
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Architect
2 5 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Consultant
3 3 (10.00%) Deployment Manager
3 3 (10.00%) DV Cleared Project Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Data Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Transition Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Designer
5 1 (3.33%) Information Assurance Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Project Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Scrum Master
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Information Assurance Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (6.67%) Internet of Things
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) User Experience
3 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Service Design
2 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (23.33%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (20.00%) ArchiMate
3 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (20.00%) Project Management
3 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 5 (16.67%) Project Delivery
5 4 (13.33%) Risk Management
6 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (10.00%) CRM
6 3 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (10.00%) ITIL
6 3 (10.00%) Network Management
6 3 (10.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (10.00%) Project Planning
6 3 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (10.00%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
1 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 8 (26.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (13.33%) DV Cleared
3 4 (13.33%) PMP
4 3 (10.00%) APMP
4 3 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (10.00%) RIBA
5 1 (3.33%) APMG
5 1 (3.33%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (3.33%) CISM
5 1 (3.33%) CISSP
5 1 (3.33%) Degree
5 1 (3.33%) IISP
5 1 (3.33%) Master's Degree
5 1 (3.33%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) GDPR
2 1 (3.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.33%) JSP 440
2 1 (3.33%) NIST
2 1 (3.33%) RMADS
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) BiZZdesign
3 2 (6.67%) SAP
4 1 (3.33%) Adobe
4 1 (3.33%) hybris
4 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.33%) Sparx