Period
to 22 February 2020

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 22 February 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.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 101 87 100
Rank change year-on-year -14 +13 +2
Contract jobs citing PaaS 12 42 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.67% 2.03% 0.59%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.59% 7.73% 3.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 23 5
Bristol median daily rate £450 £550 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.18% -4.35% +9.52%
10th Percentile £405 £388 £463
90th Percentile £625 £720 £638
South West median daily rate £500 £500 £525
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate £40.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £40.00 - £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 464 543 304
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 25.89% 26.24% 16.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 389 229
Bristol median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.86% +11.11%
10th Percentile £213 £313 £210
90th Percentile £650 £602 £575
South West median daily rate £475 £461 £423
% change year-on-year +2.98% +9.17% +9.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 8
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.41% +7.25% -58.43%
10th Percentile £12.75 £17.25 £14.05
90th Percentile £33.65 £19.75 £31.49
South West median hourly rate £28.00 £22.00 £18.63
% change year-on-year +27.27% +18.12% -45.62%

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 22 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PaaS in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing PaaS 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 PaaS.

1 11 (91.67%) Azure
1 11 (91.67%) IaaS
2 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (41.67%) Office 365
3 5 (41.67%) DevOps
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (33.33%) SaaS
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) Middleware
5 3 (25.00%) Symantec
5 3 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (25.00%) Firewall
5 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL
5 3 (25.00%) Windows
5 3 (25.00%) Linux
5 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
5 3 (25.00%) SLA
5 3 (25.00%) ETL
5 3 (25.00%) LAN
5 3 (25.00%) WAN
5 3 (25.00%) Mitel
5 3 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (25.00%) PKI
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (25.00%) Jetty
5 3 (25.00%) SCCM
5 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing

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 3 (25.00%) Jetty
1 3 (25.00%) Skype for Business
1 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (91.67%) Azure
1 11 (91.67%) IaaS
2 5 (41.67%) Office 365
3 4 (33.33%) SaaS
4 3 (25.00%) AWS
4 3 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (25.00%) Mimecast
5 1 (8.33%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
1 3 (25.00%) LAN
1 3 (25.00%) Skype
1 3 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (8.33%) Electronics
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
1 1 (8.33%) Public Sector
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Azure Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Integration Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Azure Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Office 365 Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Security Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Support
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Middleware
2 3 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (25.00%) Apache Camel
2 3 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (25.00%) Spring Boot
3 1 (8.33%) JSON
3 1 (8.33%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (25.00%) PKI
1 3 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) VMS
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) DevOps
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) API Development
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (25.00%) ETL
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Open Source
3 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (8.33%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) HL7
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
2 2 (16.67%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (16.67%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) Docker
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (25.00%) Ansible
2 3 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (8.33%) logstash
3 1 (8.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Mitel
2 3 (25.00%) MobileIron
2 3 (25.00%) Palo Alto
2 3 (25.00%) Symantec
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) SAP