Period
to 20 November 2017

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

Network Design
South West > Bristol
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 99 93
Rank change year-on-year -4 -6 +8
Contract jobs citing Network Design 12 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.61% 0.47% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.57% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 8
Bristol median daily rate £463 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.14% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £354 £330 £312
90th Percentile £519 £370 £408
South West median daily rate £423 £900 £400
% change year-on-year -53.06% +125.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Bristol median hourly rate - - £38.00
South West median hourly rate £37.50 - £42.46

Network Design 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 1562 1404 1397
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 79.73% 83.13% 80.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1059 1018 1088
Bristol median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - -
10th Percentile £263 £255 £263
90th Percentile £538 £550 £532
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 65 37
Bristol median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +31.58% -15.56%
10th Percentile £11.93 £12.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £48.25 £46.30 £48.50
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £38.89
% change year-on-year +11.11% -18.99% +49.56%

Network Design
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Design in Bristol

Network Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Design in Bristol

Network Design
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Design in Bristol over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Design in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Network Design 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 Network Design.

1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
1 5 (41.67%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 4 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (25.00%) Multicast
3 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (25.00%) CCNP
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (25.00%) Nokia
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) MPLS
3 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (16.67%) Huawei
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 2 (16.67%) BGP
4 2 (16.67%) Unix
4 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Ericsson

Network Design
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 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) MPLS
2 3 (25.00%) Multicast
2 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (16.67%) BGP
3 2 (16.67%) Broadband
4 1 (8.33%) 5G
4 1 (8.33%) Diameter Protocol
4 1 (8.33%) DNS
4 1 (8.33%) ISUP
4 1 (8.33%) LDAP
4 1 (8.33%) LTE
4 1 (8.33%) MVNO
4 1 (8.33%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (8.33%) SIGTRAN
4 1 (8.33%) SS7
4 1 (8.33%) UTRAN
4 1 (8.33%) Value-Added Service
4 1 (8.33%) VoLTE
4 1 (8.33%) VoWiFi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
1 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (8.33%) Big Data
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
General
1 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Designer
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Data Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Programme Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Security Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Mobile Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Unix
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 2 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Customer-Centricity
3 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) High Availability
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (8.33%) SDLC
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) SIEM
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CCNP
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Nokia
3 2 (16.67%) Ericsson
3 2 (16.67%) Huawei
4 1 (8.33%) F5
4 1 (8.33%) Tekelec