The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Modbus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Modbus over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Modbus
South West / Bristol
Rank 64 71 -
Rank change year-on-year +7 -  
Contract jobs citing Modbus 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.25% 0.11% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.33% 0.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £363 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.53% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +11.53% -13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year - +118.42%  

Modbus is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 150 150 118
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 18.54% 16.57% 14.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 110 61
Median daily rate £352 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.22% -4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £235 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £486 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 5
Median hourly rate £38.00 £27.50 £18.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.18% +51.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.80 £18.50 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £30.00 £42.72
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +23.33%  

Modbus
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing Modbus as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Modbus in Bristol

Modbus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Modbus in Bristol

Modbus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Modbus in Bristol

Modbus
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Modbus 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 Modbus.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) COM+
1 2 (100.00%) DCOM
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) VB6
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) VMware

Modbus
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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) VB Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) COM+
1 2 (100.00%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) VB6
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
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