Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Line Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Line Management over the 6 months to 17 October 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.

Line Management
South West > Bristol
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 96 89
Rank change year-on-year -16 -7 +7
Contract jobs citing Line Management 10 16 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.48% 0.84% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 1.02% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 15
Bristol median daily rate £700 £410 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +70.73% +72.63% -37.50%
South West median daily rate £505 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +29.49% +11.43% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £11.45 £26.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -56.79% +89.29% -

Line Management 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 1,749 1,573 1,461
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 84.25% 82.83% 84.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,175 1,064 1,053
Bristol median daily rate £410 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% - -
10th Percentile £275 £256 £253
90th Percentile £538 £538 £550
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 43 69
Bristol median hourly rate £41.50 £28.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.21% -1.75% +50.71%
10th Percentile £12.60 £12.40 £12.00
90th Percentile £67.75 £49.50 £45.40
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +18.66% - -6.67%

Line Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Line Management in Bristol

Line Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Line Management in Bristol

Line Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Line Management in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Line Management 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 Line Management.

1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Validation
3 4 (40.00%) QA
4 3 (30.00%) ISEB
4 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (20.00%) Docker
5 2 (20.00%) DevOps
5 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (20.00%) Puppet
5 2 (20.00%) Hudson
5 2 (20.00%) Kubernetes
5 2 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (20.00%) Juniper
5 2 (20.00%) MPLS
5 2 (20.00%) BGP
5 2 (20.00%) Unix
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco
5 2 (20.00%) CCNP
5 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS

Line Management
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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) BGP
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (20.00%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Hudson
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Test Leader
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Testing Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Validation
3 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (20.00%) DevOps
4 2 (20.00%) Network Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Security Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Change Control
5 1 (10.00%) Decision-Making
5 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
5 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
5 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ISEB
2 2 (20.00%) CCNP
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) JNCIP
2 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
1 2 (20.00%) Juniper