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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solvency II over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solvency II
Rank 58 43 62
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +19
Contract jobs citing Solvency II 11 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.30% 1.15% 0.56%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 22.00% 20.59% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 2
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£400 £326 £700
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.60% -53.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £304 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £575 £900
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £433 £423
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Solvency II
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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
50 34 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 5.89% 5.60% 4.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 19 22
Average daily rate £400 £344 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -7.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £289 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £635 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.75 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -22.22%

Solvency II
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Solvency II across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Solvency II across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Solvency II Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Solvency II
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Solvency II also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Solvency II.

1 15 (78.95%) Finance
2 6 (31.58%) Legal
3 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.53%) MoSes
4 2 (10.53%) Banking
4 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) Publishing
5 1 (5.26%) Change Management
5 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.26%) VBA
5 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
5 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.26%) Data Mining
5 1 (5.26%) Hyperion
5 1 (5.26%) Informatica
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.26%) Use Case
5 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (5.26%) Statistics
5 1 (5.26%) IMAP
5 1 (5.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (5.26%) Retail
5 1 (5.26%) Kalido
5 1 (5.26%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.26%) General Ledger
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) Programme Management

Solvency II
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Solvency II also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Solvency II. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MoSes
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.26%) Data Mining
General
1 15 (78.95%) Finance
2 6 (31.58%) Legal
3 2 (10.53%) Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Publishing
4 1 (5.26%) Retail
4 1 (5.26%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Project Manager
2 6 (31.58%) Business Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Solvency II Project Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Solvency II Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Actuary
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Programme Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Excel VBA Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Excel Developer
5 1 (5.26%) VBA Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
2 2 (10.53%) Project Management
3 1 (5.26%) Change Management
3 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
3 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
3 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (5.26%) Use Case
3 1 (5.26%) TOGAF
3 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (5.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Hyperion
1 1 (5.26%) Informatica
1 1 (5.26%) Kalido
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Rate: £650 - £710 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £510.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350.00 - £370.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Rate: £750 - £900 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Rate: £750 - £880 per day
Posted: 17 days ago