The table below looks at the statistics for Operations Research skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Operations Research over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
Rank - - 68
Contract jobs citing Operations Research 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol - - 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.58% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Operations Research
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
762 730 673
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 82.74% 79.43% 79.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 557 581 487
Median daily rate £400 £388 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 16 15
Median hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +80.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £100.00 £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

Operations Research
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing Operations Research as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Operations Research Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Operations Research
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Operations Research Daily Rate Trend in Bristol