The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Blend skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Blend over the 3 months to 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Blend for Visual Studio (formerly Microsoft Expression Blend)
South West / Bristol
Rank - - 74
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Blend 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol - - 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £40.00

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

Development Applications Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
145 113 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 17.24% 12.70% 16.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 75 123
Median daily rate £325 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £409 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 2
Median hourly rate £44.00 £35.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% -26.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

Microsoft Blend
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing Microsoft Blend as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Microsoft Blend Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol