Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Internet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Internet over the 6 months to 20 January 2018 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.

Internet
South West > Bristol
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 74 64
Rank change year-on-year -14 -10 +26
Contract jobs citing Internet 24 28 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.28% 1.80% 2.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.60% 14.97% 17.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 23
Bristol median daily rate £330 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -20.00% -10.45%
10th Percentile £248 £150 £115
90th Percentile £398 £536 £438
South West median daily rate £330 £338 £350
% change year-on-year -2.22% -3.57% -17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
Bristol median hourly rate £12.50 £14.63 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.53% -46.82% -
10th Percentile £11.60 £11.34 £16.80
90th Percentile £13.40 £18.41 £76.00
South West median hourly rate £13.00 £18.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year -29.73% -32.73% +83.33%

Internet is in the Communications and Computer Networking 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 communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 279 187 231
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 14.82% 11.99% 13.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 124 139
Bristol median daily rate £350 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% -7.89%
10th Percentile £191 £200 £212
90th Percentile £549 £513 £530
South West median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% - -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 16
Bristol median hourly rate £18.63 £24.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.98% -10.91% +96.43%
10th Percentile £11.90 £16.55 £17.25
90th Percentile £45.45 £46.00 £77.50
South West median hourly rate £26.50 £37.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year -29.33% -3.85% +63.35%

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Internet in Bristol

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Internet in Bristol

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in Bristol over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Internet in Bristol

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet in Bristol.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Internet in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (41.67%) Banking
4 7 (29.17%) Java
4 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (29.17%) Test Automation
4 7 (29.17%) Cucumber
4 7 (29.17%) BDD
5 6 (25.00%) Selenium
5 6 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 5 (20.83%) Data Management
6 5 (20.83%) TeamCity
7 4 (16.67%) JSON
7 4 (16.67%) Ajax
7 4 (16.67%) REST
7 4 (16.67%) Maven
7 4 (16.67%) TDD
7 4 (16.67%) Pair Programming
7 4 (16.67%) ITIL
7 4 (16.67%) IntelliJ
7 4 (16.67%) Open Source
7 4 (16.67%) Analytical Thinking
8 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (12.50%) MCSA
8 3 (12.50%) CMMI
8 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (12.50%) A+ Certification
8 3 (12.50%) Asset Management
8 3 (12.50%) Artificial Intelligence
8 3 (12.50%) Finance

Internet
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 (4.17%) IIS
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) Sauce Labs
2 1 (4.17%) vREST
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Firewall
1 2 (8.33%) LAN
1 2 (8.33%) Network Security
1 2 (8.33%) WAN
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Cucumber
2 6 (25.00%) Selenium
3 5 (20.83%) TeamCity
4 4 (16.67%) IntelliJ
4 4 (16.67%) Maven
5 3 (12.50%) SoapUI
6 1 (4.17%) SpecFlow
6 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (41.67%) Banking
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Banking Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Digital Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Automation Test Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Help Desk Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Web Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Web Test Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Active Directory Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Active Directory Support
6 2 (8.33%) Active Directory Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Information Security Officer
6 2 (8.33%) PC Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Security Officer
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) Ajax
1 4 (16.67%) JSON
1 4 (16.67%) REST
2 2 (8.33%) SOAP
3 1 (4.17%) Behat
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Augmented Reality
2 3 (12.50%) Internet of Things
2 3 (12.50%) Wiki
3 2 (8.33%) Replication
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (29.17%) BDD
3 7 (29.17%) Test Automation
4 6 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 5 (20.83%) Data Management
6 4 (16.67%) Analytical Thinking
6 4 (16.67%) ITIL
6 4 (16.67%) Open Source
6 4 (16.67%) Pair Programming
6 4 (16.67%) TDD
7 3 (12.50%) Artificial Intelligence
7 3 (12.50%) Asset Management
7 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (12.50%) IT Asset Management
7 3 (12.50%) IT Strategy
7 3 (12.50%) Machine Learning
7 3 (12.50%) Master Data Management
7 3 (12.50%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) C#
2 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.17%) Python
2 1 (4.17%) Ruby
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) A+ Certification
1 3 (12.50%) MCITP
1 3 (12.50%) MCSA
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) NetBackup
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco
1 2 (8.33%) Forcepoint
1 2 (8.33%) Juniper
1 2 (8.33%) McAfee
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (8.33%) Symantec
1 2 (8.33%) Trend Micro
2 1 (4.17%) IBM
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle