The table below looks at the statistics for Modbus skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Modbus over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Modbus
Rank - 50 69
Contract jobs citing Modbus 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.16% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.64% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £400 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £40.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year
-9.37% -4.76%
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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
100 61 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 11.25% 9.90% 11.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 33 39
Average daily rate £388 £275 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.90% -20.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £158 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £470 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 15
Average hourly rate £16.50 £40.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.75% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%

Modbus
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Modbus across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Modbus Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Modbus
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Modbus Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol