Period
to 22 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Zephyr skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Zephyr over the 6 months to 22 September 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.

D Software Zephyr
South West > Bristol
6 months to
22 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 55 109 119
Rank change year-on-year +54 +10 -7
Contract jobs citing Zephyr 3 7 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Bristol 0.53% 0.37% 0.100%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.06% 1.93% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Median daily rate £375 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% - -
South West median daily rate £375 £300 £420
% change year-on-year +25.00% -28.57% +29.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 - -

Zephyr is in the Development Applications 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 development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 98 363 422
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 17.35% 19.04% 21.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 208 298
Median daily rate £520 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.35% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £328 £312 £275
90th Percentile £600 £588 £522
South West median daily rate £486 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +8.06% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 6
Median hourly rate £47.50 £42.25 £45.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.43% -6.37% +6.18%
10th Percentile £35.00 £34.38 £39.13
90th Percentile £51.50 £52.50 £69.38
Median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £44.50
% change year-on-year -4.44% +1.12% -1.11%

Zephyr
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Zephyr in Bristol

Zephyr
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Daily rate trend for Zephyr in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 September 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Zephyr 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 Zephyr.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Test Management
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) V-Model
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Azure
2 2 (66.67%) JMeter
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
2 2 (66.67%) BlazeMeter
3 1 (33.33%) Strategic Thinking
3 1 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared

Zephyr
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 (33.33%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Azure
1 2 (66.67%) BlazeMeter
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) JMeter
2 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Test Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Testing
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 2 (66.67%) V-Model
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Dependency Management
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared