The table below looks at the statistics for Regular Expression 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 Regular Expression over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regular Expressions (Regex)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Regular Expression 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £600 £375
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +60.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.75 - -
Regular Expression
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
183 198 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 20.63% 22.58% 28.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 139 211
Average daily rate £363 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £295 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Average hourly rate £20.39 £40.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.02% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

Regular Expression
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Regular Expression across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Regular Expression Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol