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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 200 215 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 23.56% 24.35% 30.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.33% 25.44% 32.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 172 208
Median daily rate £338 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £448 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £36.00 - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +11.11%
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
822 845 778
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 96.82% 95.70% 93.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 564 610 540
Median daily rate £363 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £265 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 35 52
Median hourly rate £32.50 £18.82 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.68% +7.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £38.87 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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.

1 181 (44.69%) JavaScript
2 156 (38.52%) SQL
3 154 (38.02%) HTML
4 146 (36.05%) CSS
5 116 (28.64%) Agile Software Development
6 113 (27.90%) .NET
6 113 (27.90%) SQL Server
7 94 (23.21%) MVC
8 84 (20.74%) C#
9 75 (18.52%) Java
10 73 (18.02%) AngularJS
11 69 (17.04%) Finance
12 68 (16.79%) Microsoft
13 65 (16.05%) ASP.NET
14 54 (13.33%) Web Development
15 52 (12.84%) jQuery
15 52 (12.84%) Ruby
16 50 (12.35%) ETL
17 48 (11.85%) Business Intelligence
17 48 (11.85%) TDD
18 45 (11.11%) Oracle
19 44 (10.86%) Scrum
20 43 (10.62%) HTML5
21 42 (10.37%) Security Cleared
21 42 (10.37%) Git (software)
22 40 (9.88%) ASP.NET MVC
22 40 (9.88%) Unix
23 39 (9.63%) Front End Development
24 37 (9.14%) Python
25 36 (8.89%) T-SQL

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 26 (6.42%) SharePoint
2 24 (5.93%) CMS
3 18 (4.44%) Node.js
4 15 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
5 14 (3.46%) Umbraco
6 12 (2.96%) Apache
7 10 (2.47%) Drupal
7 10 (2.47%) IIS
8 8 (1.98%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (1.98%) Tomcat
9 7 (1.73%) JBoss
9 7 (1.73%) WebLogic
10 6 (1.48%) Sitecore CMS
11 5 (1.23%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.74%) Kentico
12 3 (0.74%) Mule
12 3 (0.74%) NServiceBus
12 3 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.49%) Mule ESB
13 2 (0.49%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 34 (8.40%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.99%) InfoPath
3 3 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (0.74%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.25%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 25 (6.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (1.73%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.99%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.49%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (0.49%) Oracle iSupplier
5 2 (0.49%) Oracle Payroll
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.20%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (3.95%) GitHub
2 16 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.99%) Office 365
4 1 (0.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.25%) Heroku
4 1 (0.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.69%) HTTP
2 5 (1.23%) Internet
2 5 (1.23%) Kerberos
3 3 (0.74%) Intranet
3 3 (0.74%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.49%) Broadband
4 2 (0.49%) DVB
4 2 (0.49%) HbbTV
5 1 (0.25%) Network Security
5 1 (0.25%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (27.90%) SQL Server
2 36 (8.89%) Relational Database
3 35 (8.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 33 (8.15%) Data Warehouse
5 32 (7.90%) MongoDB
6 28 (6.91%) PostgreSQL
7 26 (6.42%) SQL Server 2008
8 25 (6.17%) MySQL
9 24 (5.93%) NoSQL
10 18 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
11 16 (3.95%) MS Access
12 14 (3.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 13 (3.21%) Big Data
13 13 (3.21%) Oracle Database
13 13 (3.21%) RDBMS
14 10 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
14 10 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 5 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
15 5 (1.23%) Oracle ODI
16 4 (0.99%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 42 (10.37%) Git (software)
2 31 (7.65%) JUnit
3 27 (6.67%) Cucumber
4 22 (5.43%) Capybara
4 22 (5.43%) Subversion
5 15 (3.70%) git-flow
5 15 (3.70%) RSpec
6 14 (3.46%) Grunt
7 13 (3.21%) gulp
7 13 (3.21%) Maven
8 10 (2.47%) Visual Studio
9 9 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 7 (1.73%) Eclipse
10 7 (1.73%) Jenkins
10 7 (1.73%) SpecFlow
10 7 (1.73%) WATIR
10 7 (1.73%) webpack
11 6 (1.48%) Mockito
12 5 (1.23%) JIRA
12 5 (1.23%) Protractor
General
1 69 (17.04%) Finance
2 29 (7.16%) Marketing
2 29 (7.16%) Telecoms
3 25 (6.17%) Electronics
3 25 (6.17%) Manufacturing
4 17 (4.20%) Banking
5 3 (0.74%) Advertising
6 1 (0.25%) Back Office
6 1 (0.25%) Games
6 1 (0.25%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (38.02%) HTML
2 146 (36.05%) CSS
3 113 (27.90%) .NET
4 73 (18.02%) AngularJS
5 65 (16.05%) ASP.NET
6 52 (12.84%) jQuery
7 43 (10.62%) HTML5
8 40 (9.88%) ASP.NET MVC
9 36 (8.89%) Ruby on Rails
10 34 (8.40%) Spring
11 33 (8.15%) Sass
12 32 (7.90%) Web Services
13 31 (7.65%) CSS3
14 27 (6.67%) React
15 26 (6.42%) REST
16 21 (5.19%) .NET Framework
17 19 (4.69%) J2EE
17 19 (4.69%) RESTful
18 18 (4.44%) ASP.NET Web API
18 18 (4.44%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 24 (5.93%) Visualisation
2 19 (4.69%) Mobile App
3 18 (4.44%) User Experience
4 11 (2.72%) Computer Science
5 10 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (2.47%) Management Information System
6 8 (1.98%) Data Extraction
7 5 (1.23%) Digital Media
8 4 (0.99%) iPhone
8 4 (0.99%) N-Tier
8 4 (0.99%) Social Media
8 4 (0.99%) VLE
9 3 (0.74%) Blackberry
9 3 (0.74%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.74%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.74%) Linked Data
10 2 (0.49%) Blog
10 2 (0.49%) DTV
10 2 (0.49%) e-Learning
10 2 (0.49%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 40 (9.88%) Unix
2 32 (7.90%) Linux
3 21 (5.19%) Windows
4 17 (4.20%) Mac OS X
5 11 (2.72%) Apple iOS
6 10 (2.47%) Android
6 10 (2.47%) Windows 8
7 6 (1.48%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.74%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.74%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (0.74%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.49%) Solaris
10 1 (0.25%) AIX
10 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (28.64%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (23.21%) MVC
3 54 (13.33%) Web Development
4 50 (12.35%) ETL
5 48 (11.85%) Business Intelligence
5 48 (11.85%) TDD
6 44 (10.86%) Scrum
7 39 (9.63%) Front End Development
8 35 (8.64%) Responsive Web Design
9 32 (7.90%) Unit Testing
10 31 (7.65%) Migration
11 29 (7.16%) Integration Testing
12 28 (6.91%) Data Migration
13 26 (6.42%) Digital Marketing
13 26 (6.42%) Web Design
14 25 (6.17%) OO
14 25 (6.17%) Open Source
14 25 (6.17%) Programme Management
15 23 (5.68%) SDLC
16 22 (5.43%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 181 (44.69%) JavaScript
2 156 (38.52%) SQL
3 84 (20.74%) C#
4 75 (18.52%) Java
5 52 (12.84%) Ruby
6 37 (9.14%) Python
7 36 (8.89%) T-SQL
8 27 (6.67%) VBA
9 23 (5.68%) PHP
10 22 (5.43%) PL/SQL
11 17 (4.20%) Scala
12 11 (2.72%) C++
13 9 (2.22%) Objective-C
14 8 (1.98%) PowerShell
15 7 (1.73%) TypeScript
16 6 (1.48%) Perl
16 6 (1.48%) Shell Script
17 5 (1.23%) C
18 4 (0.99%) Apple Swift
18 4 (0.99%) VB
Qualifications
1 42 (10.37%) Security Cleared
2 17 (4.20%) SC Cleared
3 16 (3.95%) Degree
4 2 (0.49%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.25%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.25%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.49%) Data Quality
1 2 (0.49%) OIPF
2 1 (0.25%) QA
System Software
1 3 (0.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.49%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.25%) Control-M
3 1 (0.25%) DBAmp
3 1 (0.25%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.25%) yum
Vendors
1 68 (16.79%) Microsoft
2 45 (11.11%) Oracle
3 29 (7.16%) SAP
4 10 (2.47%) Sitecore
5 6 (1.48%) Cognos
5 6 (1.48%) Teradata
6 5 (1.23%) Google
6 5 (1.23%) Nintex
7 4 (0.99%) Blackboard
7 4 (0.99%) Sybase
7 4 (0.99%) Zend
8 3 (0.74%) Adobe
9 2 (0.49%) IBM
9 2 (0.49%) Sencha
10 1 (0.25%) Apple
10 1 (0.25%) Informatica
10 1 (0.25%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.25%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.25%) Tableau
10 1 (0.25%) Xamarin
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