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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 244 214 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 25.99% 23.75% 23.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.48% 24.91% 24.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 183 163
Median daily rate £363 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £37.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -75.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.76% +6.41%
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
888 859 811
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 94.57% 95.34% 95.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 645 642 576
Median daily rate £375 £375 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £502 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 42 29
Median hourly rate £25.00 £15.50 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.29% -12.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £35.10 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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.

1 196 (43.85%) JavaScript
2 153 (34.23%) HTML
3 147 (32.89%) Agile Software Development
4 143 (31.99%) .NET
5 139 (31.10%) CSS
6 118 (26.40%) SQL
7 113 (25.28%) C#
8 112 (25.06%) SQL Server
9 100 (22.37%) MVC
10 91 (20.36%) AngularJS
11 76 (17.00%) Finance
11 76 (17.00%) TDD
12 72 (16.11%) ASP.NET
13 71 (15.88%) Java
14 66 (14.77%) jQuery
15 65 (14.54%) Microsoft
16 55 (12.30%) Scrum
17 49 (10.96%) HTML5
18 48 (10.74%) Business Intelligence
19 46 (10.29%) Web Services
19 46 (10.29%) SharePoint
19 46 (10.29%) Git (software)
20 45 (10.07%) Web Development
20 45 (10.07%) MS Excel
21 42 (9.40%) ASP.NET MVC
22 40 (8.95%) Security Cleared
23 39 (8.72%) REST
24 38 (8.50%) E-Commerce
25 35 (7.83%) SOAP
26 34 (7.61%) MySQL

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 46 (10.29%) SharePoint
2 25 (5.59%) CMS
3 15 (3.36%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (3.36%) Umbraco
4 14 (3.13%) IIS
5 10 (2.24%) Drupal
5 10 (2.24%) Mule
5 10 (2.24%) SharePoint 2010
5 10 (2.24%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (1.79%) Mule ESB
7 7 (1.57%) NServiceBus
8 6 (1.34%) SAS
8 6 (1.34%) Sitecore CMS
8 6 (1.34%) WordPress
9 5 (1.12%) Apache
9 5 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.89%) Liferay
10 4 (0.89%) OpenROAD
11 3 (0.67%) Moodle
11 3 (0.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 45 (10.07%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (0.89%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.45%) MS Office
4 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.22%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 16 (3.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (2.24%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (2.01%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (1.34%) Cognos TM1
4 6 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (1.12%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (0.89%) Oracle Payroll
7 3 (0.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.45%) Oracle iProcurement
8 2 (0.45%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.45%) SAP CO
8 2 (0.45%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.45%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (0.22%) Magento
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle iSupplier
9 1 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 30 (6.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (5.15%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.24%) GitHub
4 6 (1.34%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (1.12%) Google Play
5 5 (1.12%) Office 365
5 5 (1.12%) TestFlight
6 4 (0.89%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.67%) SaaS
8 2 (0.45%) Heroku
9 1 (0.22%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.24%) HTTP
2 7 (1.57%) Internet
3 5 (1.12%) Kerberos
4 2 (0.45%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.45%) Intranet
5 1 (0.22%) Extranet
5 1 (0.22%) Network Security
5 1 (0.22%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (25.06%) SQL Server
2 34 (7.61%) MySQL
3 31 (6.94%) Data Warehouse
3 31 (6.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (4.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (4.70%) MongoDB
6 20 (4.47%) SQL Server 2008
7 18 (4.03%) Relational Database
8 15 (3.36%) NoSQL
8 15 (3.36%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (3.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 14 (3.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 14 (3.13%) Oracle Database
9 14 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (3.13%) SQLite
10 8 (1.79%) Hadoop
10 8 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (1.57%) Big Data
11 7 (1.57%) MS Access
11 7 (1.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 46 (10.29%) Git (software)
2 21 (4.70%) TeamCity
3 17 (3.80%) JUnit
4 16 (3.58%) Subversion
5 15 (3.36%) Octopus Deploy
5 15 (3.36%) Visual Studio
6 14 (3.13%) Cucumber
6 14 (3.13%) Maven
6 14 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (2.24%) Grunt
7 10 (2.24%) Jenkins
7 10 (2.24%) Mockito
8 7 (1.57%) Capybara
9 6 (1.34%) Oracle APEX
10 5 (1.12%) gulp
10 5 (1.12%) JIRA
10 5 (1.12%) Mechanoid
10 5 (1.12%) Protractor
10 5 (1.12%) Robolectric
10 5 (1.12%) Robotium
General
1 76 (17.00%) Finance
2 26 (5.82%) Marketing
3 25 (5.59%) Telecoms
4 16 (3.58%) Electronics
4 16 (3.58%) Manufacturing
5 15 (3.36%) Banking
6 5 (1.12%) Advertising
7 3 (0.67%) Automotive
8 2 (0.45%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.45%) Games
8 2 (0.45%) Retail
8 2 (0.45%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.22%) Back Office
9 1 (0.22%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (34.23%) HTML
2 143 (31.99%) .NET
3 139 (31.10%) CSS
4 91 (20.36%) AngularJS
5 72 (16.11%) ASP.NET
6 66 (14.77%) jQuery
7 49 (10.96%) HTML5
8 46 (10.29%) Web Services
9 42 (9.40%) ASP.NET MVC
10 39 (8.72%) REST
11 35 (7.83%) SOAP
12 34 (7.61%) Spring
13 33 (7.38%) ASP.NET Web API
14 31 (6.94%) CSS3
15 27 (6.04%) RESTful
16 24 (5.37%) WCF
17 23 (5.15%) Sass
18 22 (4.92%) React
19 21 (4.70%) JSON
20 18 (4.03%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 29 (6.49%) Mobile App
1 29 (6.49%) User Experience
2 24 (5.37%) Visualisation
3 19 (4.25%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (2.24%) Digital Media
5 6 (1.34%) Blog
5 6 (1.34%) iPhone
5 6 (1.34%) Public Cloud
6 5 (1.12%) Computer Science
7 4 (0.89%) e-Learning
7 4 (0.89%) Management Information System
7 4 (0.89%) Social Media
7 4 (0.89%) W3C
8 3 (0.67%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.45%) Animation
9 2 (0.45%) Augmented Reality
9 2 (0.45%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.45%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (0.45%) iPad
9 2 (0.45%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 26 (5.82%) Unix
2 21 (4.70%) Apple iOS
2 21 (4.70%) Windows
3 19 (4.25%) Android
4 17 (3.80%) Linux
5 10 (2.24%) Windows Server
6 6 (1.34%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.67%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.45%) Solaris
8 2 (0.45%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.22%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (32.89%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (22.37%) MVC
3 76 (17.00%) TDD
4 55 (12.30%) Scrum
5 48 (10.74%) Business Intelligence
6 45 (10.07%) Web Development
7 38 (8.50%) E-Commerce
8 33 (7.38%) Front End Development
9 30 (6.71%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (6.26%) ETL
11 26 (5.82%) OO
12 24 (5.37%) Responsive Web Design
13 23 (5.15%) Integration Testing
14 22 (4.92%) BDD
14 22 (4.92%) SDLC
15 21 (4.70%) Unit Testing
16 20 (4.47%) iOS Development
16 20 (4.47%) Migration
17 18 (4.03%) Software Engineering
18 17 (3.80%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 196 (43.85%) JavaScript
2 118 (26.40%) SQL
3 113 (25.28%) C#
4 71 (15.88%) Java
5 31 (6.94%) PHP
6 30 (6.71%) Ruby
7 20 (4.47%) T-SQL
8 19 (4.25%) VBA
9 18 (4.03%) Python
10 16 (3.58%) Objective-C
11 14 (3.13%) Apple Swift
12 12 (2.68%) PL/SQL
12 12 (2.68%) PowerShell
13 11 (2.46%) Scala
14 10 (2.24%) C++
15 9 (2.01%) VB.NET
16 5 (1.12%) VB
17 4 (0.89%) ABAP
17 4 (0.89%) C
17 4 (0.89%) Perl
Qualifications
1 40 (8.95%) Security Cleared
2 27 (6.04%) SC Cleared
3 13 (2.91%) Degree
4 4 (0.89%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.22%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.89%) QA
2 1 (0.22%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.12%) Docker
2 1 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (2.01%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.45%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.22%) Graylog
3 1 (0.22%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 65 (14.54%) Microsoft
2 31 (6.94%) Oracle
3 24 (5.37%) Sitecore
4 21 (4.70%) SAP
5 8 (1.79%) Cognos
5 8 (1.79%) Tableau
6 6 (1.34%) Google
6 6 (1.34%) Teradata
7 5 (1.12%) Adobe
7 5 (1.12%) Nintex
8 4 (0.89%) Telerik
9 3 (0.67%) Zend
10 2 (0.45%) IBM
10 2 (0.45%) Pega
10 2 (0.45%) Sencha
11 1 (0.22%) Cloudera
11 1 (0.22%) hybris
11 1 (0.22%) MuleSoft
11 1 (0.22%) Talend
11 1 (0.22%) Xamarin
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