Period
to 17 November 2017

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

Statistics
South West > Bristol
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 107 102
Rank change year-on-year -9 -5 +8
Contract jobs citing Statistics 4 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.20% 0.40% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.48% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 5
Bristol median daily rate £400 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -10.53% +9.83%
10th Percentile £340 £293 £130
90th Percentile £452 £444 £524
South West median daily rate £433 £376 £350
% change year-on-year +14.95% +7.50% -15.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - £38.25

Statistics 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 1575 1450 1405
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 79.79% 83.05% 81.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1066 1050 1094
Bristol median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - -
10th Percentile £263 £260 £263
90th Percentile £538 £550 £534
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 66 36
Bristol median hourly rate £23.00 £26.58 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.45% +47.64% -20.00%
10th Percentile £11.90 £12.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £48.50 £46.25 £48.75
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18% +49.51%

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Statistics in Bristol

Statistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Statistics in Bristol

Statistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Statistics in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Statistics 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 Statistics.

1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (75.00%) Data Mining
1 3 (75.00%) ETL
1 3 (75.00%) SAS
1 3 (75.00%) SPSS
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (75.00%) Analytics
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Military
2 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity

Statistics
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 (75.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Data Mining
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (50.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Analytics
1 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (75.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA