Period
to 3 August 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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 69 102 99
Rank change year-on-year +33 -3 -6
Contract jobs citing Technical Leadership 5 13 12
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Bristol 0.64% 0.69% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.82% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 7
Median daily rate £600 £525 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +38.16% -5.00%
10th Percentile £579 £510 £330
90th Percentile £651 £675 £460
South West median daily rate £600 £515 £400
% change year-on-year +16.50% +28.75% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £45.63 -

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 660 1,576 1,582
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 83.86% 83.87% 84.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 1,022 1,063
Median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £273
90th Percentile £605 £600 £531
South West median daily rate £475 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +5.56% +8.96% +4.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 57 52
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £39.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -5.66% +13.57%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.85 £11.33
90th Percentile £52.38 £52.50 £52.13
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -17.65% +6.25% -

Technical Leadership
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Leadership in Bristol

Technical Leadership
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Technical Leadership in Bristol.

Daily rate trend for Technical Leadership in Bristol

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Java 8
2 2 (40.00%) Strategic Roadmap
2 2 (40.00%) Architecture Roadmap
2 2 (40.00%) Public Sector
2 2 (40.00%) Project Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Camel
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) SOAP
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) HTTP
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware
2 2 (40.00%) Electronics
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus

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 1 (20.00%) Mule
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Fuse
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (40.00%) Electronics
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
1 2 (40.00%) Public Sector
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Integration Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Lead Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Lead Java Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Camel
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
1 2 (40.00%) RESTful
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) Flask
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Architecture Roadmap
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (40.00%) Project Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) Strategic Roadmap
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) Java 8
2 1 (20.00%) Go
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) DBS Check
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) WSO2