The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CAN bus in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CAN bus over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CAN bus
England / South West
Rank - 130 142
Contract jobs citing CAN bus 0 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.17% 0.065%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.62% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.25 £35.25
% change year-on-year - +22.69%  

CAN bus 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 the South West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 634 811 723
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 24.78% 28.28% 23.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 520 429
Median daily rate £390 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £507 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 70 44
Median hourly rate £39.50 £39.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +23.43%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.75 £57.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £29.00 £18.83
% change year-on-year -33.62% +54.05%  

CAN bus
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing CAN bus as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for CAN bus in the South West

CAN bus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CAN bus in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CAN bus in the South West
Bristol, Avon
In Parallel Computer Staff Limited
Rate: From £42 to £44 per hour
Posted: 20 hours ago