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 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 60 70
Rank change year-on-year -13 +10  
Contract jobs citing IaaS 3 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.35% 1.52% 0.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.53% 13.00% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 1
Median daily rate £574 £588 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.34% +46.87%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 - -

IaaS is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 85 100 69
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 10.05% 11.72% 7.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 81 54
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £325 £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £21.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £16.14 £26.75
% change year-on-year +79.64% -39.65%  

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing IaaS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IaaS in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) PaaS
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) SaaS
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) User Experience
4 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (25.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
4 1 (25.00%) React
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (25.00%) Protractor
4 1 (25.00%) SOLID
4 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (25.00%) Jasmine
4 1 (25.00%) Rackspace
4 1 (25.00%) Sass
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management

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 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) PaaS
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) SaaS
4 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Grunt
1 1 (25.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (25.00%) Protractor
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Azure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Azure Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (25.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Strategy Architect
2 1 (25.00%) UI Developer
2 1 (25.00%) UI/UX Developer
2 1 (25.00%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) CSS3
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) React
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) SOLID
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) TypeScript
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Rackspace
2 1 (25.00%) SAP