Period
to 20 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for GIS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GIS over the 6 months to 20 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Geographic Information System (GIS)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 116 103
Contract jobs citing GIS 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol - 0.10% 0.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.41% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Bristol median daily rate - £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.11% +38.46%
South West median daily rate £459 £450 £563
% change year-on-year +2.00% -20.00% +69.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Bristol median hourly rate - - £12.00
South West median hourly rate £10.00 - £12.00

GIS is in the Databases and Business Intelligence 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 database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 336 493 342
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 17.92% 25.87% 20.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 391 239
Bristol median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £294
90th Percentile £575 £538 £516
South West median daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 6
Bristol median hourly rate £36.00 £37.75 £13.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.64% +182.24% -60.95%
10th Percentile £16.28 £23.83 £11.25
90th Percentile £38.00 £60.70 £43.13
South West median hourly rate £23.50 £37.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year -37.33% -5.06% +19.70%

GIS
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing GIS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for GIS in Bristol

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing GIS in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for GIS in Bristol

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing GIS in Bristol.

Contractor hourly rate trend for GIS in Bristol