The table below looks at the prevalence of the term MPEG in contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MPEG over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Moving Picture Experts Group (MPEG)
South West / Bristol
Rank - 69 -
Contract jobs citing MPEG 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol - 0.33% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £349 £325 £333
% change year-on-year +7.30% -2.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £29.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +46.55% -27.50%  

MPEG is in the generic IT 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 generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 207 272 162
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 25.15% 30.06% 19.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 197 114
Median daily rate £375 £365 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.73% -7.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £261 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £448 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 3
Median hourly rate £11.16 £37.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -70.24% -16.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £22.70 £25.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.96 £41.80 £75.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -33.89% +52.00%  

MPEG
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing MPEG as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for MPEG in Bristol

MPEG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MPEG in Bristol

MPEG
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MPEG in Bristol