The table below looks at the statistics for Solvency II skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solvency II over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Solvency II
South West / Bristol
Rank - 72 69
Contract jobs citing Solvency II 0 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.11% 0.80%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.86% 7.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 7
Median daily rate - £700 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +59.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £638 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+27.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
86 116 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 10.20% 13.18% 10.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 87 76
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £215 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £477 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.75 £42.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-51.17% +80.85%

Solvency II
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing Solvency II as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Solvency II Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Solvency II
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Solvency II Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Solvency II
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Solvency II also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Solvency II.

1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stochastic Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) IFRS

Solvency II
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Actuary
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Stochastic Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) IFRS