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 25 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
25 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 243 237 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 26.27% 26.10% 26.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.21% 27.37% 27.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 201 170
Median daily rate £366 £375 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.33% +2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £36.00 £9.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+300.00% -74.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £37.48 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+9.73% +10.22%
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
893 866 751
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 96.54% 95.37% 95.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 635 642 548
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £244 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 45 37
Median hourly rate £25.50 £15.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.21% -12.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £36.60 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 25 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 25 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.

1 188 (43.72%) JavaScript
2 155 (36.05%) HTML
3 145 (33.72%) Agile Software Development
4 141 (32.79%) CSS
5 135 (31.40%) .NET
6 123 (28.60%) SQL
7 110 (25.58%) C#
8 102 (23.72%) SQL Server
9 99 (23.02%) MVC
10 86 (20.00%) AngularJS
11 78 (18.14%) ASP.NET
12 77 (17.91%) Finance
13 75 (17.44%) Java
14 68 (15.81%) TDD
15 62 (14.42%) Microsoft
16 61 (14.19%) jQuery
17 54 (12.56%) Scrum
18 52 (12.09%) Web Development
19 49 (11.40%) ASP.NET MVC
20 46 (10.70%) Business Intelligence
21 45 (10.47%) HTML5
21 45 (10.47%) Security Cleared
21 45 (10.47%) Git (software)
22 43 (10.00%) Web Services
23 40 (9.30%) Oracle
23 40 (9.30%) Ruby
24 38 (8.84%) SharePoint
24 38 (8.84%) Front End Development
25 37 (8.60%) Spring
25 37 (8.60%) 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 38 (8.84%) SharePoint
2 22 (5.12%) CMS
3 16 (3.72%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (3.02%) Umbraco
5 10 (2.33%) Drupal
6 9 (2.09%) IIS
6 9 (2.09%) Mule
7 8 (1.86%) Apache
7 8 (1.86%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (1.63%) Mule ESB
8 7 (1.63%) NServiceBus
8 7 (1.63%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (1.40%) Sitecore CMS
10 5 (1.16%) Tomcat
10 5 (1.16%) WordPress
11 4 (0.93%) Liferay
11 4 (0.93%) SAS
11 4 (0.93%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.70%) JBoss
12 3 (0.70%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 31 (7.21%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (0.93%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.70%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.23%) MS Office
5 1 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (4.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (1.40%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (1.40%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (0.93%) Cognos TM1
4 4 (0.93%) Oracle Payroll
5 3 (0.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle iProcurement
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle iSupplier
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.47%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.47%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.47%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 27 (6.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (5.12%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (2.56%) GitHub
4 5 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.93%) Google Play
5 4 (0.93%) Office 365
6 3 (0.70%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.70%) SaaS
7 2 (0.47%) Heroku
7 2 (0.47%) TestFlight
8 1 (0.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.23%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.56%) HTTP
2 7 (1.63%) Internet
3 5 (1.16%) Kerberos
4 2 (0.47%) Intranet
4 2 (0.47%) Network Security
5 1 (0.23%) Broadband
5 1 (0.23%) DVB
5 1 (0.23%) Extranet
5 1 (0.23%) HbbTV
5 1 (0.23%) SSH
5 1 (0.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (23.72%) SQL Server
2 32 (7.44%) MySQL
3 28 (6.51%) Data Warehouse
4 27 (6.28%) Relational Database
5 24 (5.58%) MongoDB
6 22 (5.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 21 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
8 18 (4.19%) PostgreSQL
9 17 (3.95%) NoSQL
10 16 (3.72%) Oracle Database
11 14 (3.26%) SQL Server 2012
12 13 (3.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 13 (3.02%) RDBMS
12 13 (3.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 12 (2.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 10 (2.33%) Big Data
14 10 (2.33%) SQLite
15 8 (1.86%) MS Access
15 8 (1.86%) SQL Server 2005
16 7 (1.63%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 45 (10.47%) Git (software)
2 22 (5.12%) JUnit
3 18 (4.19%) Cucumber
4 17 (3.95%) Subversion
5 16 (3.72%) Maven
5 16 (3.72%) TeamCity
6 14 (3.26%) Capybara
7 11 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
8 10 (2.33%) Grunt
9 9 (2.09%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (2.09%) Visual Studio
10 8 (1.86%) Jenkins
10 8 (1.86%) Mockito
11 7 (1.63%) Eclipse
11 7 (1.63%) git-flow
11 7 (1.63%) RSpec
11 7 (1.63%) SpecFlow
11 7 (1.63%) WATIR
12 6 (1.40%) gulp
12 6 (1.40%) Oracle APEX
General
1 77 (17.91%) Finance
2 28 (6.51%) Marketing
3 27 (6.28%) Telecoms
4 19 (4.42%) Electronics
4 19 (4.42%) Manufacturing
5 14 (3.26%) Banking
6 4 (0.93%) Advertising
7 3 (0.70%) Automotive
8 2 (0.47%) Games
9 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.23%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (36.05%) HTML
2 141 (32.79%) CSS
3 135 (31.40%) .NET
4 86 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 78 (18.14%) ASP.NET
6 61 (14.19%) jQuery
7 49 (11.40%) ASP.NET MVC
8 45 (10.47%) HTML5
9 43 (10.00%) Web Services
10 37 (8.60%) REST
10 37 (8.60%) Spring
11 29 (6.74%) ASP.NET Web API
11 29 (6.74%) CSS3
12 25 (5.81%) Sass
13 23 (5.35%) Ruby on Rails
13 23 (5.35%) SOAP
14 22 (5.12%) RESTful
15 20 (4.65%) WCF
16 19 (4.42%) JSON
17 17 (3.95%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 34 (7.91%) User Experience
2 27 (6.28%) Mobile App
3 17 (3.95%) Visualisation
4 12 (2.79%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 10 (2.33%) Digital Media
6 7 (1.63%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.40%) iPhone
7 6 (1.40%) Social Media
8 5 (1.16%) Blog
8 5 (1.16%) e-Learning
8 5 (1.16%) Public Cloud
9 3 (0.70%) Blackberry
9 3 (0.70%) VLE
10 2 (0.47%) Animation
10 2 (0.47%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.47%) Digital TV
10 2 (0.47%) iPad
10 2 (0.47%) IPTV
10 2 (0.47%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 31 (7.21%) Unix
2 19 (4.42%) Android
3 18 (4.19%) Linux
3 18 (4.19%) Windows
4 17 (3.95%) Apple iOS
5 9 (2.09%) Mac OS X
6 6 (1.40%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.93%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.70%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.70%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (0.70%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.47%) Solaris
10 1 (0.23%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (33.72%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (23.02%) MVC
3 68 (15.81%) TDD
4 54 (12.56%) Scrum
5 52 (12.09%) Web Development
6 46 (10.70%) Business Intelligence
7 38 (8.84%) Front End Development
8 36 (8.37%) ETL
9 31 (7.21%) E-Commerce
9 31 (7.21%) Responsive Web Design
10 29 (6.74%) Integration Testing
10 29 (6.74%) OO
11 28 (6.51%) Continuous Integration
12 22 (5.12%) Migration
12 22 (5.12%) SDLC
12 22 (5.12%) Software Engineering
13 21 (4.88%) Digital Marketing
13 21 (4.88%) Web Design
14 20 (4.65%) BDD
15 19 (4.42%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 188 (43.72%) JavaScript
2 123 (28.60%) SQL
3 110 (25.58%) C#
4 75 (17.44%) Java
5 40 (9.30%) Ruby
6 31 (7.21%) PHP
7 26 (6.05%) Python
8 23 (5.35%) T-SQL
9 22 (5.12%) VBA
10 19 (4.42%) PL/SQL
11 13 (3.02%) Objective-C
12 12 (2.79%) Scala
13 11 (2.56%) C++
14 10 (2.33%) PowerShell
15 9 (2.09%) Apple Swift
16 8 (1.86%) VB.NET
17 6 (1.40%) Shell Script
18 5 (1.16%) C
18 5 (1.16%) Perl
19 4 (0.93%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 45 (10.47%) Security Cleared
2 27 (6.28%) SC Cleared
3 19 (4.42%) Degree
4 5 (1.16%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.23%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.23%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.70%) QA
2 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.23%) OIPF
2 1 (0.23%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.70%) Docker
2 1 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (1.86%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.47%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.23%) Control-M
3 1 (0.23%) Graylog
3 1 (0.23%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 62 (14.42%) Microsoft
2 40 (9.30%) Oracle
3 23 (5.35%) SAP
4 19 (4.42%) Sitecore
5 9 (2.09%) Cognos
6 7 (1.63%) Adobe
7 6 (1.40%) Teradata
8 5 (1.16%) Google
8 5 (1.16%) Nintex
9 4 (0.93%) Zend
10 3 (0.70%) Blackboard
10 3 (0.70%) IBM
10 3 (0.70%) Telerik
11 2 (0.47%) Pega
11 2 (0.47%) Sencha
12 1 (0.23%) Cloudera
12 1 (0.23%) Netezza
12 1 (0.23%) Tableau
12 1 (0.23%) Talend
12 1 (0.23%) Xamarin
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Rate: £350 - £480 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
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Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: Up to £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day + Negotiable
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Rate: £400 - £600 per day
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
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