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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 214 211 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 28.27% 25.48% 23.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.60% 26.61% 23.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 156 148
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 10
Median hourly rate £41.50 £65.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.15% +36.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%
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
723 793 893
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 95.51% 95.77% 96.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 490 576 656
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 40 49
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £37.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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.

1 211 (44.89%) JavaScript
2 177 (37.66%) Agile Software Development
3 152 (32.34%) HTML
4 146 (31.06%) .NET
5 144 (30.64%) C#
6 139 (29.57%) CSS
7 116 (24.68%) AngularJS
8 106 (22.55%) SQL Server
9 103 (21.91%) MVC
10 97 (20.64%) SQL
11 92 (19.57%) Java
12 90 (19.15%) TDD
13 84 (17.87%) jQuery
14 73 (15.53%) Finance
14 73 (15.53%) Scrum
15 72 (15.32%) ASP.NET
16 69 (14.68%) Microsoft
17 63 (13.40%) HTML5
18 62 (13.19%) Git (software)
19 59 (12.55%) Front End Development
20 50 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
21 49 (10.43%) Web Development
22 47 (10.00%) CSS3
23 46 (9.79%) Telecoms
24 45 (9.57%) SharePoint
25 44 (9.36%) E-Commerce
26 43 (9.15%) Web Services
26 43 (9.15%) ASP.NET MVC
27 42 (8.94%) Microsoft Azure
28 39 (8.30%) REST

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 45 (9.57%) SharePoint
2 15 (3.19%) CMS
3 13 (2.77%) Drupal
4 12 (2.55%) Elasticsearch
5 11 (2.34%) IIS
5 11 (2.34%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (1.70%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (1.70%) SharePoint 2010
6 8 (1.70%) Umbraco
7 6 (1.28%) Apache
7 6 (1.28%) Liferay
7 6 (1.28%) WordPress
8 5 (1.06%) Mule
8 5 (1.06%) OpenROAD
8 5 (1.06%) OpenStack
8 5 (1.06%) SAS
9 4 (0.85%) Mule ESB
9 4 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (0.85%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.64%) WebLogic
Applications
1 38 (8.09%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (1.06%) MS Office
4 1 (0.21%) Simulink
4 1 (0.21%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 23 (4.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (1.28%) Cognos TM1
5 5 (1.06%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (1.06%) SAP CO
5 5 (1.06%) SAP FI
5 5 (1.06%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (0.64%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (0.64%) Magento
7 2 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.43%) Maximo
7 2 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle Payroll
8 1 (0.21%) PeopleSoft HRMS
8 1 (0.21%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 42 (8.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (2.98%) GitHub
4 8 (1.70%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (1.06%) Google Play
5 5 (1.06%) Office 365
5 5 (1.06%) TestFlight
6 4 (0.85%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.43%) SaaS
9 1 (0.21%) Dropbox
9 1 (0.21%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.49%) HTTP
2 3 (0.64%) Internet
2 3 (0.64%) Intranet
3 2 (0.43%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.21%) Skype
4 1 (0.21%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (22.55%) SQL Server
2 33 (7.02%) MySQL
3 28 (5.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (5.11%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (4.26%) Oracle Database
6 18 (3.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (3.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 16 (3.40%) NoSQL
9 14 (2.98%) SQLite
10 12 (2.55%) MongoDB
10 12 (2.55%) PostgreSQL
10 12 (2.55%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (2.55%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (2.34%) Big Data
11 11 (2.34%) Relational Database
12 10 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
12 10 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 9 (1.91%) Hadoop
14 8 (1.70%) Azure SQL Database
15 6 (1.28%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 62 (13.19%) Git (software)
2 22 (4.68%) Visual Studio
3 20 (4.26%) TeamCity
4 16 (3.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (3.19%) Octopus Deploy
6 13 (2.77%) Maven
7 9 (1.91%) Cucumber
7 9 (1.91%) Grunt
7 9 (1.91%) Jenkins
7 9 (1.91%) JUnit
8 8 (1.70%) Subversion
9 7 (1.49%) JIRA
10 5 (1.06%) Eclipse
10 5 (1.06%) Mechanoid
10 5 (1.06%) Mockito
10 5 (1.06%) Robolectric
10 5 (1.06%) Robotium
11 4 (0.85%) Ant
11 4 (0.85%) Selenium
12 3 (0.64%) NUnit
General
1 73 (15.53%) Finance
2 46 (9.79%) Telecoms
3 32 (6.81%) Marketing
4 24 (5.11%) Manufacturing
5 23 (4.89%) Electronics
6 14 (2.98%) Advertising
6 14 (2.98%) Banking
7 5 (1.06%) Retail
8 4 (0.85%) Automotive
9 2 (0.43%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.43%) Games
9 2 (0.43%) Legal
9 2 (0.43%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.21%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (32.34%) HTML
2 146 (31.06%) .NET
3 139 (29.57%) CSS
4 116 (24.68%) AngularJS
5 84 (17.87%) jQuery
6 72 (15.32%) ASP.NET
7 63 (13.40%) HTML5
8 47 (10.00%) CSS3
9 43 (9.15%) ASP.NET MVC
9 43 (9.15%) Web Services
10 39 (8.30%) REST
11 37 (7.87%) ASP.NET Web API
11 37 (7.87%) Spring
12 36 (7.66%) SOAP
13 34 (7.23%) RESTful
14 33 (7.02%) JSON
15 27 (5.74%) WCF
16 25 (5.32%) Sass
17 24 (5.11%) React
18 22 (4.68%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 37 (7.87%) User Experience
2 26 (5.53%) Mobile App
3 20 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (3.62%) Visualisation
5 10 (2.13%) Digital Media
6 7 (1.49%) Public Cloud
7 5 (1.06%) AS400
7 5 (1.06%) Social Media
8 4 (0.85%) Blog
9 3 (0.64%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.64%) Augmented Reality
9 3 (0.64%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.64%) e-Learning
9 3 (0.64%) iPhone
9 3 (0.64%) W3C
10 2 (0.43%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.43%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.43%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.43%) iPad
10 2 (0.43%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 33 (7.02%) Apple iOS
2 26 (5.53%) Android
3 20 (4.26%) Linux
4 19 (4.04%) Windows
5 16 (3.40%) Unix
6 6 (1.28%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.43%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.43%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.21%) AIX
8 1 (0.21%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (37.66%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (21.91%) MVC
3 90 (19.15%) TDD
4 73 (15.53%) Scrum
5 59 (12.55%) Front End Development
6 50 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
7 49 (10.43%) Web Development
8 44 (9.36%) E-Commerce
9 38 (8.09%) Continuous Integration
10 32 (6.81%) Unit Testing
11 28 (5.96%) Software Engineering
12 27 (5.74%) BDD
12 27 (5.74%) OO
13 26 (5.53%) iOS Development
14 24 (5.11%) Digital Marketing
14 24 (5.11%) Responsive Web Design
15 23 (4.89%) Programme Management
15 23 (4.89%) SDLC
16 20 (4.26%) Android Development
16 20 (4.26%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 211 (44.89%) JavaScript
2 144 (30.64%) C#
3 97 (20.64%) SQL
4 92 (19.57%) Java
5 32 (6.81%) PHP
6 30 (6.38%) Python
7 20 (4.26%) Apple Swift
8 19 (4.04%) Objective-C
9 17 (3.62%) T-SQL
10 13 (2.77%) Scala
11 12 (2.55%) Ruby
12 10 (2.13%) VB.NET
12 10 (2.13%) VBA
13 9 (1.91%) ABAP
13 9 (1.91%) C++
13 9 (1.91%) PL/SQL
14 8 (1.70%) Apex Code
15 5 (1.06%) PowerShell
16 4 (0.85%) Go
16 4 (0.85%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 26 (5.53%) Security Cleared
2 19 (4.04%) SC Cleared
3 11 (2.34%) Degree
4 6 (1.28%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.43%) MCDBA
6 2 (0.43%) MCITP
6 2 (0.43%) MCPD
6 2 (0.43%) MCSA
6 2 (0.43%) MCSD
6 2 (0.43%) MCSE
7 1 (0.21%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.85%) QA
2 1 (0.21%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (1.91%) Docker
2 3 (0.64%) LXC
Systems Management
1 7 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.85%) Ansible
3 2 (0.43%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 69 (14.68%) Microsoft
2 34 (7.23%) SAP
3 32 (6.81%) Oracle
4 27 (5.74%) Sitecore
5 12 (2.55%) Adobe
5 12 (2.55%) Xamarin
6 8 (1.70%) Cognos
6 8 (1.70%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (1.70%) Tableau
7 6 (1.28%) Telerik
8 5 (1.06%) Google
9 4 (0.85%) ATG
9 4 (0.85%) hybris
10 3 (0.64%) Apple
10 3 (0.64%) IBM
11 2 (0.43%) OpenText
11 2 (0.43%) Pega
11 2 (0.43%) Remedy
11 2 (0.43%) Zend
12 1 (0.21%) Splunk
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Rate: £420 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Rate: £275 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Rate: £275 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Search Consultancy
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £300 - £310 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago