Period
to 25 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Technical Leadership skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Technical Leadership over the 6 months to 25 January 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.

Technical Leadership
South West > Bristol
6 months to
25 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 103 120 110
Rank change year-on-year +17 -10 -5
Contract jobs citing Technical Leadership 18 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.95% 0.56% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 0.65% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 3
Bristol median daily rate £550 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% +20.00% -11.76%
10th Percentile £413 £345 £288
90th Percentile £619 £668 £408
South West median daily rate £550 £523 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% +10.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £45.00 -

Technical Leadership 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 1,540 1,859 1,553
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 81.61% 86.06% 82.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 990 1,300 1,016
Bristol median daily rate £425 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.97% +4.00%
10th Percentile £300 £282 £256
90th Percentile £625 £575 £538
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 69 38
Bristol median hourly rate £35.00 £38.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +120.00% -30.00%
10th Percentile £14.50 £14.20 £11.60
90th Percentile £52.50 £61.45 £48.25
South West median hourly rate £35.50 £40.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year -11.25% +29.03% -13.89%

Technical Leadership
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Leadership in Bristol

Technical Leadership
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Leadership in Bristol

Technical Leadership
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Leadership in Bristol over the 6 months to 25 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Leadership in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 January 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Technical Leadership 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 Technical Leadership.

1 7 (38.89%) CAD
1 7 (38.89%) VB.NET
1 7 (38.89%) .NET
1 7 (38.89%) C#
1 7 (38.89%) Change Management
1 7 (38.89%) Test Scripting
1 7 (38.89%) Customer Requirements
1 7 (38.89%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle
3 4 (22.22%) Linux
3 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 4 (22.22%) Citrix
3 4 (22.22%) Finance
3 4 (22.22%) Migration
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) Azure
4 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 3 (16.67%) XenDesktop
4 3 (16.67%) SaaS
4 3 (16.67%) PaaS
4 3 (16.67%) Office 365
4 3 (16.67%) IaaS
4 3 (16.67%) Public Cloud
4 3 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (16.67%) VMware

Technical Leadership
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 2 (11.11%) Mule
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Azure
2 3 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) IaaS
2 3 (16.67%) Office 365
2 3 (16.67%) PaaS
2 3 (16.67%) SaaS
3 1 (5.56%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Maven
2 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Electronics
2 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 2 (11.11%) Marketing
3 2 (11.11%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Architect
2 8 (44.44%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Azure Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Integration Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Lead Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Lead Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) SOA Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Test Lead
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Scala Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Security Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Electronics Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Test Automation Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) .NET
2 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
3 3 (16.67%) SOAP
4 2 (11.11%) Apache Camel
4 2 (11.11%) JSON
4 2 (11.11%) Middleware
4 2 (11.11%) RESTful
4 2 (11.11%) Swagger
4 2 (11.11%) Web Services
4 2 (11.11%) WireMock
4 2 (11.11%) XML
4 2 (11.11%) XSLT
5 1 (5.56%) LDAP
5 1 (5.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Public Cloud
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Unix
3 1 (5.56%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) CAD
1 7 (38.89%) Change Management
1 7 (38.89%) Customer Requirements
1 7 (38.89%) Problem-Solving
1 7 (38.89%) Test Scripting
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) Migration
3 3 (16.67%) Use Case
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 2 (11.11%) Six Sigma
4 2 (11.11%) SOA
4 2 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (5.56%) Commercial Awareness
5 1 (5.56%) Programme Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) Runbook
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) C#
1 7 (38.89%) VB.NET
2 3 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (11.11%) Java 8
3 2 (11.11%) XPath
4 1 (5.56%) Kotlin
4 1 (5.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) MCSE
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) SCCM
1 3 (16.67%) SCOM
2 1 (5.56%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) Citrix
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 3 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (11.11%) SAP
4 2 (11.11%) WSO2
5 1 (5.56%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) Sparx