The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Salt skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Salt 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
Salt
South West / Bristol
Rank - - 64
Contract jobs citing Salt 0 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol - - 1.07%
As % of the Systems Management category - - 14.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £525 £450
% change year-on-year -22.85% +16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Salt is in the systems management 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 systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 57 104 64
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 7.05% 11.49% 7.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 83 52
Median daily rate £363 £374 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.01% -6.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £289 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £30.00 - £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +9.75%  

Salt
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Salt in Bristol

Salt
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Salt in Bristol