Period
to 31 March 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Infrastructure as Code skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Infrastructure as Code over the 6 months to 31 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.

Infrastructure as Code (IaC)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
31 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 93 100 111
Rank change year-on-year +7 +11 -
Contract jobs citing Infrastructure as Code 14 22 1
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Bristol 0.85% 1.09% 0.056%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 1.29% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 22 1
Median daily rate £500 £553 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.50% -3.91% -
10th Percentile £429 £483 £538
90th Percentile £575 £604 £613
South West median daily rate £588 £525 £495
% change year-on-year +11.90% +6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 - -

Infrastructure as Code 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 1,333 1,709 1,503
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 80.89% 84.69% 84.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 878 1,177 994
Median daily rate £450 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.77% +7.38% +5.96%
10th Percentile £312 £300 £263
90th Percentile £625 £575 £525
South West median daily rate £450 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 69 32
Median hourly rate £33.50 £37.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.67% +114.29% -41.67%
10th Percentile £15.04 £11.85 £11.23
90th Percentile £52.42 £60.05 £46.23
Median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year -12.50% +40.35% -25.49%

Infrastructure as Code
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Infrastructure as Code as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure as Code in Bristol

Infrastructure as Code
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Infrastructure as Code in Bristol.

Daily rate trend for Infrastructure as Code in Bristol

Infrastructure as Code
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Infrastructure as Code in Bristol over the 6 months to 31 March 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Infrastructure as Code in Bristol

Infrastructure as Code
Contract Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure as Code within the Bristol region over the 6 months to 31 March 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth - 1 £475 -
Infrastructure as Code
South West

For the 6 months to 31 March 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure as Code 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 Infrastructure as Code.

1 14 (100.00%) DevOps
2 11 (78.57%) AWS
3 10 (71.43%) Jenkins
4 9 (64.29%) Docker
4 9 (64.29%) Kubernetes
5 8 (57.14%) Terraform
6 7 (50.00%) Bash Shell
6 7 (50.00%) Python
7 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
7 6 (42.86%) .NET
7 6 (42.86%) Configuration Management
7 6 (42.86%) Azure
7 6 (42.86%) Octopus Deploy
7 6 (42.86%) Ansible
8 5 (35.71%) Linux Command Line
8 5 (35.71%) MSBuild
8 5 (35.71%) TeamCity
9 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
9 3 (21.43%) Java
10 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
10 2 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (14.29%) npm
10 2 (14.29%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (7.14%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (7.14%) Angular 2
11 1 (7.14%) Serverless
11 1 (7.14%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (7.14%) .NET Core
11 1 (7.14%) Server Management

Infrastructure as Code
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 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (78.57%) AWS
2 6 (42.86%) Azure
3 2 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (14.29%) npm
4 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (7.14%) Amazon S3
4 1 (7.14%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (7.14%) GCP
4 1 (7.14%) OpenShift
4 1 (7.14%) Route 53
4 1 (7.14%) Serverless
4 1 (7.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Big Data
1 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 6 (42.86%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (35.71%) MSBuild
3 5 (35.71%) TeamCity
4 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
5 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
5 1 (7.14%) gulp
5 1 (7.14%) MSTest
5 1 (7.14%) NUnit
5 1 (7.14%) Postman
5 1 (7.14%) Selenium
5 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
5 1 (7.14%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (7.14%) SpecFlow
5 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (7.14%) webpack
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) AWS DevOps
2 5 (35.71%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) AWS Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Senior DevOps
2 5 (35.71%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Azure Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Python Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Kubernetes Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Core
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.14%) Angular 2
2 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) JSON
2 1 (7.14%) Kafka
2 1 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) DevOps
2 6 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.14%) Data Enrichment
3 1 (7.14%) High Availability
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) MVC
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) SDLC
3 1 (7.14%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 7 (50.00%) Python
2 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
3 3 (21.43%) Java
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.14%) C#
5 1 (7.14%) Groovy
5 1 (7.14%) Ruby
5 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (64.29%) Kubernetes
2 8 (57.14%) Terraform
3 6 (42.86%) Ansible
4 2 (14.29%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) New Relic
1 1 (7.14%) Red Hat