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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Solvency II
South West / Bristol
Rank 67 70 62
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Contract jobs citing Solvency II 1 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.13% 0.25% 0.83%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.37% 1.96% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 7
Median daily rate £700 £563 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.38% +48.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £475 £500
% change year-on-year
+15.72% -4.95%
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
73 102 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 9.73% 12.69% 8.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 80 66
Median daily rate £375 £357 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.11% -0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £172 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £472 £529
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 0
Median hourly rate £52.50 £32.16 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.23% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £42.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-45.23% +68.00%

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 4 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 January 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

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