Period
to 20 March 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 6 months to 20 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Foreign Exchange (FX)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 120 107 -
Rank change year-on-year -13 - -
Contract jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.100% 0.055% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.40% 0.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Bristol median daily rate £358 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.90% - -
South West median daily rate £190 £525 £425
% change year-on-year -63.81% +23.53% +41.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

Foreign Exchange (FX) is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 504 480 488
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 25.16% 26.19% 31.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 314 357
Bristol median daily rate £415 £388 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.10% +1.97% +1.33%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £250
90th Percentile £553 £521 £575
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £376
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.52% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 19 19
Bristol median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% +35.14% -
10th Percentile £11.36 £11.80 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.75 £47.50 £50.85
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £34.88
% change year-on-year +23.08% -6.81% -10.58%

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Foreign Exchange (FX) as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Foreign Exchange (FX) in Bristol

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for Foreign Exchange (FX) in Bristol

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) in Bristol over the 6 months to 20 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Foreign Exchange (FX) in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Maya
1 1 (50.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (50.00%) Equities
1 1 (50.00%) Teradata
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Houdini
1 1 (50.00%) Corporate Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Animation
1 1 (50.00%) NUKE
1 1 (50.00%) Autodesk Smoke

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Autodesk Smoke
1 1 (50.00%) Houdini
1 1 (50.00%) Maya
1 1 (50.00%) NUKE
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Animation
1 1 (50.00%) Equities
1 1 (50.00%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Teradata