Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 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
18 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 108 118 110
Rank change year-on-year +10 -8 -
Contract jobs citing Zephyr 6 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.33% 0.096% 0.054%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.77% 0.46% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Bristol median daily rate £300 - £300
10th Percentile £285 - £288
90th Percentile £445 - £313
South West median daily rate £300 £475 £300
% change year-on-year -36.84% +58.33% -18.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

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 339 433 301
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 18.65% 20.84% 16.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 311 195
Bristol median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £308
90th Percentile £616 £575 £575
South West median daily rate £450 £450 £410
% change year-on-year - +9.76% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 2
Bristol median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -9.09%
10th Percentile £35.00 £35.50 £37.50
90th Percentile £49.50 £65.55 £42.50
South West median hourly rate £45.50 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +1.11% +5.88% +7.59%

Zephyr
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Zephyr in Bristol

Zephyr
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Zephyr in Bristol

Zephyr
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Zephyr in Bristol over the 6 months to 18 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Zephyr in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 6 (100.00%) JIRA
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) Acceptance Criteria
2 5 (83.33%) Manual Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) Visual Studio
2 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) ISEB
3 4 (66.67%) JMeter
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
4 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (50.00%) Public Sector
4 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Test Management
6 1 (16.67%) Kanban
6 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
6 1 (16.67%) Wealth Management
6 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
6 1 (16.67%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (16.67%) Banking
6 1 (16.67%) Retail

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 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) JIRA
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 5 (83.33%) Visual Studio
3 4 (66.67%) JMeter
4 1 (16.67%) Bitbucket Server
4 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
4 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (16.67%) IntelliJ
4 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (50.00%) Public Sector
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) Acceptance Criteria
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Manual Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
4 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (16.67%) BDD
6 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Issue Tracking
6 1 (16.67%) Kanban
6 1 (16.67%) Microservices
6 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Scrum
6 1 (16.67%) SDLC
6 1 (16.67%) Test Management
6 1 (16.67%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) ISEB
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft