The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bristol region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 196 249 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 23.03% 27.07% 27.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.76% 28.36% 28.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 210 187
Median daily rate £340 £375 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £433 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £36.00 - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
Developer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
825 878 791
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 96.94% 95.43% 94.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 586 649 562
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 37 47
Median hourly rate £13.25 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.60 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.74 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Bristol region that featured Developer in the job title.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the Bristol region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 175 (44.99%) JavaScript
2 150 (38.56%) HTML
3 141 (36.25%) CSS
4 124 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
5 123 (31.62%) SQL
6 107 (27.51%) .NET
7 97 (24.94%) SQL Server
8 87 (22.37%) MVC
9 85 (21.85%) C#
10 79 (20.31%) Java
11 70 (17.99%) AngularJS
12 65 (16.71%) Finance
13 64 (16.45%) ASP.NET
14 57 (14.65%) Microsoft
15 55 (14.14%) TDD
16 53 (13.62%) Web Development
16 53 (13.62%) jQuery
17 48 (12.34%) Ruby
18 46 (11.83%) Security Cleared
19 45 (11.57%) Git (software)
20 44 (11.31%) Scrum
21 42 (10.80%) Business Intelligence
22 41 (10.54%) ETL
22 41 (10.54%) Oracle
23 39 (10.03%) Spring
24 38 (9.77%) Unix
24 38 (9.77%) Responsive Web Design
24 38 (9.77%) ASP.NET MVC
24 38 (9.77%) HTML5
25 36 (9.25%) Web Services

Developer Skill Set
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:

Application Platforms
1 32 (8.23%) SharePoint
2 22 (5.66%) CMS
3 14 (3.60%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (3.34%) Umbraco
5 10 (2.57%) Apache
5 10 (2.57%) Drupal
6 8 (2.06%) IIS
6 8 (2.06%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (2.06%) Tomcat
7 7 (1.80%) Sitecore CMS
8 6 (1.54%) Mule
8 6 (1.54%) WebLogic
9 5 (1.29%) JBoss
9 5 (1.29%) Mule ESB
9 5 (1.29%) NServiceBus
10 4 (1.03%) Liferay
10 4 (1.03%) SAS
10 4 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.77%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.77%) WordPress
Applications
1 29 (7.46%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (1.03%) InfoPath
3 3 (0.77%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.26%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 24 (6.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (2.57%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (1.54%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (1.03%) Oracle Payroll
5 3 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.51%) Oracle iProcurement
6 2 (0.51%) Oracle iSupplier
6 2 (0.51%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.51%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.51%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.51%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (4.63%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (3.34%) GitHub
4 4 (1.03%) Office 365
5 2 (0.51%) Heroku
5 2 (0.51%) SaaS
6 1 (0.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.26%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.26%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.26%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.37%) HTTP
2 7 (1.80%) Internet
3 5 (1.29%) Kerberos
4 2 (0.51%) Broadband
4 2 (0.51%) DVB
4 2 (0.51%) HbbTV
4 2 (0.51%) Intranet
4 2 (0.51%) Network Security
4 2 (0.51%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.26%) Extranet
5 1 (0.26%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (24.94%) SQL Server
2 30 (7.71%) MySQL
2 30 (7.71%) Relational Database
3 29 (7.46%) MongoDB
4 26 (6.68%) PostgreSQL
5 25 (6.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 22 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
7 21 (5.40%) NoSQL
7 21 (5.40%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (3.86%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (3.08%) Oracle Database
9 12 (3.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 11 (2.83%) RDBMS
11 10 (2.57%) Big Data
12 9 (2.31%) SQL Server 2005
13 8 (2.06%) MS Access
14 6 (1.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 5 (1.29%) Oracle Database 12c
15 5 (1.29%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 45 (11.57%) Git (software)
2 31 (7.97%) JUnit
3 25 (6.43%) Cucumber
4 23 (5.91%) Subversion
5 20 (5.14%) Capybara
6 16 (4.11%) Maven
7 13 (3.34%) git-flow
7 13 (3.34%) RSpec
8 11 (2.83%) Grunt
9 10 (2.57%) Eclipse
10 8 (2.06%) Jenkins
10 8 (2.06%) Mockito
10 8 (2.06%) TeamCity
10 8 (2.06%) Visual Studio
11 7 (1.80%) gulp
11 7 (1.80%) SpecFlow
11 7 (1.80%) WATIR
12 6 (1.54%) Oracle APEX
13 5 (1.29%) Protractor
14 4 (1.03%) Bower
General
1 65 (16.71%) Finance
2 29 (7.46%) Marketing
3 28 (7.20%) Telecoms
4 24 (6.17%) Electronics
4 24 (6.17%) Manufacturing
5 13 (3.34%) Banking
6 3 (0.77%) Advertising
7 1 (0.26%) Back Office
7 1 (0.26%) Games
7 1 (0.26%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (38.56%) HTML
2 141 (36.25%) CSS
3 107 (27.51%) .NET
4 70 (17.99%) AngularJS
5 64 (16.45%) ASP.NET
6 53 (13.62%) jQuery
7 39 (10.03%) Spring
8 38 (9.77%) ASP.NET MVC
8 38 (9.77%) HTML5
9 36 (9.25%) Web Services
10 32 (8.23%) Ruby on Rails
11 31 (7.97%) REST
12 29 (7.46%) Sass
13 28 (7.20%) CSS3
14 23 (5.91%) ASP.NET Web API
15 20 (5.14%) JSON
16 19 (4.88%) RESTful
17 18 (4.63%) .NET Framework
18 17 (4.37%) React
19 16 (4.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 23 (5.91%) Visualisation
2 22 (5.66%) Mobile App
3 20 (5.14%) User Experience
4 11 (2.83%) Computer Science
5 7 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (1.80%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.54%) Digital Media
6 6 (1.54%) Social Media
7 4 (1.03%) iPhone
7 4 (1.03%) VLE
8 3 (0.77%) Blackberry
8 3 (0.77%) Blog
8 3 (0.77%) Data Extraction
8 3 (0.77%) Data Integration
8 3 (0.77%) Digital TV
8 3 (0.77%) e-Learning
8 3 (0.77%) IPTV
8 3 (0.77%) Video on Demand
9 2 (0.51%) MPEG
9 2 (0.51%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 38 (9.77%) Unix
2 25 (6.43%) Linux
3 18 (4.63%) Windows
4 15 (3.86%) Mac OS X
5 14 (3.60%) Android
6 11 (2.83%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.54%) Windows 8
7 6 (1.54%) Windows Server
8 4 (1.03%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.77%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (0.77%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.51%) Solaris
11 1 (0.26%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (22.37%) MVC
3 55 (14.14%) TDD
4 53 (13.62%) Web Development
5 44 (11.31%) Scrum
6 42 (10.80%) Business Intelligence
7 41 (10.54%) ETL
8 38 (9.77%) Responsive Web Design
9 35 (9.00%) Front End Development
10 30 (7.71%) Migration
11 27 (6.94%) Data Migration
11 27 (6.94%) Integration Testing
11 27 (6.94%) Web Design
12 26 (6.68%) OO
13 25 (6.43%) Digital Marketing
14 24 (6.17%) Open Source
14 24 (6.17%) Programme Management
15 23 (5.91%) Unit Testing
16 22 (5.66%) SDLC
17 21 (5.40%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 175 (44.99%) JavaScript
2 123 (31.62%) SQL
3 85 (21.85%) C#
4 79 (20.31%) Java
5 48 (12.34%) Ruby
6 35 (9.00%) Python
7 27 (6.94%) PHP
8 23 (5.91%) T-SQL
9 22 (5.66%) VBA
10 20 (5.14%) PL/SQL
11 15 (3.86%) Scala
12 9 (2.31%) C++
13 8 (2.06%) Objective-C
13 8 (2.06%) PowerShell
14 6 (1.54%) Perl
14 6 (1.54%) Shell Script
15 5 (1.29%) Apple Swift
16 4 (1.03%) ABAP
16 4 (1.03%) C
17 3 (0.77%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 46 (11.83%) Security Cleared
2 21 (5.40%) SC Cleared
3 17 (4.37%) Degree
4 5 (1.29%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.26%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.26%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.51%) OIPF
2 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.26%) QA
System Software
1 3 (0.77%) Docker
2 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.51%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.26%) Control-M
3 1 (0.26%) DBAmp
3 1 (0.26%) Graylog
3 1 (0.26%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 57 (14.65%) Microsoft
2 41 (10.54%) Oracle
3 28 (7.20%) SAP
4 16 (4.11%) Sitecore
5 6 (1.54%) Teradata
6 5 (1.29%) Nintex
6 5 (1.29%) Zend
7 4 (1.03%) Adobe
7 4 (1.03%) Blackboard
7 4 (1.03%) Cognos
8 3 (0.77%) Google
8 3 (0.77%) IBM
9 2 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.51%) Sencha
9 2 (0.51%) Sybase
10 1 (0.26%) ESRI
10 1 (0.26%) Netezza
10 1 (0.26%) Tableau
10 1 (0.26%) Talend
10 1 (0.26%) Xamarin
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