Period
to 13 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Slack skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Slack over the 6 months to 13 October 2019 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.

Slack
South West > Bristol
6 months to
13 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 117 125 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 - -
Contract jobs citing Slack 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.053% 0.15% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.21% 0.66% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Bristol median daily rate £550 £335 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +64.18% - -
South West median daily rate £525 £488 -
% change year-on-year +7.69% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

Slack 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 475 454 249
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 25.13% 22.20% 13.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 331 192
Bristol median daily rate £440 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £200 £278 £164
90th Percentile £600 £525 £538
South West median daily rate £475 £425 £385
% change year-on-year +11.76% +10.39% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 5 6
Bristol median hourly rate £20.26 £175.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -88.42% +914.49% -46.92%
10th Percentile £13.75 £17.75 £13.75
90th Percentile £41.00 £187.50 £38.75
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year +100.00% +1.45% -46.92%

Slack
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Slack in Bristol

Slack
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Slack in Bristol

For the 6 months to 13 October 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Slack 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 Slack.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) OWASP
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Gatling

Slack
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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Gatling
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) OWASP
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Scala