Period
to 20 November 2017

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

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 105 103
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 -4
Contract jobs citing PaaS 12 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.61% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.29% 1.01% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 2
Bristol median daily rate £350 £538 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.88% +54.68% -46.54%
10th Percentile £313 £444 £331
90th Percentile £442 £621 £358
South West median daily rate £450 £550 £334
% change year-on-year -18.18% +64.79% -34.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 - -

PaaS is in the Cloud Services 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 cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 280 199 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 14.29% 11.78% 7.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 163 110
Bristol median daily rate £400 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00% -25.00%
10th Percentile £175 £265 £125
90th Percentile £538 £624 £538
South West median daily rate £400 £413 £360
% change year-on-year -3.03% +14.58% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 1
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £40.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.25% +116.22% -
10th Percentile £13.90 £21.93 £18.25
90th Percentile £35.39 £43.03 £18.75
South West median hourly rate £18.00 £32.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year -45.04% +111.29% -8.82%

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in Bristol

PaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PaaS in Bristol

PaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for PaaS in Bristol

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

1 9 (75.00%) Oracle
1 9 (75.00%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) HTTP
2 7 (58.33%) Unix
2 7 (58.33%) IaaS
2 7 (58.33%) User Experience
2 7 (58.33%) Virtual Team
3 6 (50.00%) Kibana
3 6 (50.00%) Public Cloud
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (50.00%) logstash
3 6 (50.00%) Open Source
3 6 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (50.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
3 6 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 6 (50.00%) QA
3 6 (50.00%) Release Management
3 6 (50.00%) Time Management
3 6 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 6 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 6 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (50.00%) Firewall
4 5 (41.67%) MySQL
4 5 (41.67%) Selenium
4 5 (41.67%) MySQL Certification
4 5 (41.67%) Artifactory
4 5 (41.67%) Hudson
4 5 (41.67%) DevOps
5 4 (33.33%) Docker

PaaS
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 6 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (25.00%) OpenStack
3 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (8.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) IaaS
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) HTTP
2 6 (50.00%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 6 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (41.67%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (8.33%) CouchDB
3 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Artifactory
1 5 (41.67%) Hudson
1 5 (41.67%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) Mercurial
2 1 (8.33%) MSBuild
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Administrator
2 5 (41.67%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Server Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) Cloud Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) Server Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps Developer
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Integration Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) NoSQL Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) JSON
2 1 (8.33%) Kafka
2 1 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) User Experience
1 7 (58.33%) Virtual Team
2 6 (50.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 6 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 6 (50.00%) Open Source
1 6 (50.00%) Release Management
1 6 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 6 (50.00%) Time Management
2 5 (41.67%) DevOps
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Analytical Thinking
5 1 (8.33%) BDD
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 1 (8.33%) Kanban
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) SOLID
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
2 2 (16.67%) Perl
2 2 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Kibana
1 6 (50.00%) logstash
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft