Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for IaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IaaS over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 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.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 100 107
Rank change year-on-year -3 +7 -1
Contract jobs citing IaaS 13 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.66% 0.18% 0.058%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.51% 1.54% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 1
Bristol median daily rate £423 £625 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.40% +73.61% -44.62%
South West median daily rate £438 £463 £333
% change year-on-year -5.41% +39.10% -32.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £33.00 -
% change year-on-year +28.79% - -

IaaS is in the Cloud Services 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 cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 288 195 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 14.58% 11.45% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 163 109
Bristol median daily rate £400 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00% -25.00%
10th Percentile £175 £265 £125
90th Percentile £538 £624 £550
South West median daily rate £400 £413 £360
% change year-on-year -3.03% +14.58% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 1
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £40.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.25% +116.22% -
10th Percentile £13.90 £21.93 £18.25
90th Percentile £35.39 £43.03 £18.75
South West median hourly rate £18.00 £32.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year -45.04% +111.29% -8.82%

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing IaaS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in Bristol

IaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IaaS in Bristol

IaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IaaS in Bristol over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IaaS in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 7 (53.85%) PaaS
3 6 (46.15%) HTTP
3 6 (46.15%) RDBMS
3 6 (46.15%) Oracle Database
3 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
3 6 (46.15%) User Experience
4 5 (38.46%) logstash
4 5 (38.46%) Artifactory
4 5 (38.46%) Public Cloud
4 5 (38.46%) Virtual Team
4 5 (38.46%) Kibana
4 5 (38.46%) Unix
4 5 (38.46%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) MySQL
4 5 (38.46%) WebLogic
4 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
4 5 (38.46%) Firewall
4 5 (38.46%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (38.46%) Open Source
4 5 (38.46%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 5 (38.46%) Hudson
4 5 (38.46%) Load Balancing
4 5 (38.46%) QA
4 5 (38.46%) Selenium
4 5 (38.46%) Release Management
4 5 (38.46%) Time Management
4 5 (38.46%) MySQL Certification
5 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development

IaaS
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 (38.46%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) PaaS
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) HTTP
2 5 (38.46%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle Database
1 6 (46.15%) RDBMS
1 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
2 5 (38.46%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (7.69%) CouchDB
3 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Artifactory
1 5 (38.46%) Hudson
1 5 (38.46%) Selenium
2 1 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) Mercurial
2 1 (7.69%) MSBuild
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Billing
3 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Administrator
2 4 (30.77%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Azure Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Azure Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) DBA
4 2 (15.38%) JDE Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) NoSQL Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) HTML5
1 1 (7.69%) JSON
1 1 (7.69%) Kafka
1 1 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (7.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) User Experience
2 5 (38.46%) Public Cloud
2 5 (38.46%) Virtual Team
3 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
1 5 (38.46%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Capacity Planning
1 5 (38.46%) Load Balancing
1 5 (38.46%) Open Source
1 5 (38.46%) Release Management
1 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
1 5 (38.46%) Time Management
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) ERP
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (7.69%) Analytical Thinking
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) SOLID
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
2 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) MySQL Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Kibana
1 5 (38.46%) logstash
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) JD Edwards
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft