The table below looks at the statistics for DVB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DVB over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Digital Video Broadcasting (DVB)
South West / Bristol
Rank - 69 70
Contract jobs citing DVB 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.38% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.42% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Median daily rate - £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £344 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.09% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £50.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-70.00% +25.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
90 124 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 12.31% 15.76% 12.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 84 65
Median daily rate £352 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.57% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £407 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 5
Median hourly rate £20.25 £27.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.36% +150.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.09 £17.50 £8.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.45 £38.25 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.58 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-11.41% +26.31%

DVB
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing DVB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DVB Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

DVB
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DVB across the Bristol region.

DVB Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

DVB
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

DVB Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol