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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
South West / Bristol
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 193 228 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 25.91% 28.36% 24.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.92% 29.42% 26.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 169 150
Median daily rate £400 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £289 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £408 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 3
Median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £46.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -24.32%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +13.71%

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
717 775 787
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 96.24% 96.39% 95.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 480 568 594
Median daily rate £393 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.27% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 41 21
Median hourly rate £18.50 £25.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.00% +61.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £40.00 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017, 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.

1 192 (44.86%) JavaScript
2 167 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
3 145 (33.88%) HTML
4 137 (32.01%) C#
4 137 (32.01%) .NET
5 132 (30.84%) CSS
6 108 (25.23%) AngularJS
7 102 (23.83%) SQL Server
8 101 (23.60%) MVC
9 88 (20.56%) SQL
10 80 (18.69%) Java
11 78 (18.22%) TDD
12 73 (17.06%) Scrum
12 73 (17.06%) jQuery
13 70 (16.36%) Finance
14 69 (16.12%) ASP.NET
15 67 (15.65%) Microsoft
16 62 (14.49%) HTML5
17 60 (14.02%) Git (software)
18 50 (11.68%) Front End Development
19 46 (10.75%) CSS3
20 45 (10.51%) Business Intelligence
20 45 (10.51%) Telecoms
21 44 (10.28%) ASP.NET MVC
22 43 (10.05%) REST
22 43 (10.05%) Web Development
22 43 (10.05%) SharePoint
23 40 (9.35%) SAP
24 39 (9.11%) Microsoft Azure
25 37 (8.64%) ASP.NET Web API

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 43 (10.05%) SharePoint
2 15 (3.50%) Drupal
3 14 (3.27%) CMS
4 13 (3.04%) SharePoint 2013
5 9 (2.10%) IIS
6 8 (1.87%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (1.40%) WordPress
9 5 (1.17%) Confluence
9 5 (1.17%) OpenROAD
9 5 (1.17%) OpenStack
9 5 (1.17%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.93%) Apache
10 4 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
10 4 (0.93%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.93%) Umbraco
11 3 (0.70%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.70%) Joomla!
11 3 (0.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 34 (7.94%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (0.93%) MS Office
3 1 (0.23%) Simulink
3 1 (0.23%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 26 (6.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 12 (2.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (1.40%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (1.40%) SAP CO
4 6 (1.40%) SAP FI
4 6 (1.40%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (0.93%) Cognos TM1
5 4 (0.93%) Magento
6 2 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.47%) Maximo
7 1 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.23%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 1 (0.23%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 39 (9.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (7.48%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (2.80%) GitHub
4 7 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (1.17%) Office 365
6 4 (0.93%) TestFlight
7 3 (0.70%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.70%) PaaS
7 3 (0.70%) SaaS
8 2 (0.47%) Google Play
9 1 (0.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.23%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.64%) HTTP
2 3 (0.70%) Intranet
3 2 (0.47%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.47%) Internet
4 1 (0.23%) Skype
4 1 (0.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (23.83%) SQL Server
2 36 (8.41%) MySQL
3 31 (7.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (4.67%) NoSQL
5 19 (4.44%) Oracle Database
6 18 (4.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (3.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 13 (3.04%) Big Data
9 13 (3.04%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (3.04%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (2.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (2.10%) Hadoop
11 9 (2.10%) MongoDB
11 9 (2.10%) Relational Database
11 9 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (1.64%) Azure SQL Database
13 6 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (1.40%) SQLite
14 5 (1.17%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 60 (14.02%) Git (software)
2 23 (5.37%) Visual Studio
3 16 (3.74%) TeamCity
4 14 (3.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (2.34%) Cucumber
5 10 (2.34%) JIRA
6 9 (2.10%) Jenkins
6 9 (2.10%) JUnit
6 9 (2.10%) Maven
6 9 (2.10%) Octopus Deploy
7 7 (1.64%) Ant
8 6 (1.40%) Subversion
9 5 (1.17%) Artifactory
9 5 (1.17%) Eclipse
10 4 (0.93%) Grunt
10 4 (0.93%) Mockito
10 4 (0.93%) Selenium
11 3 (0.70%) MSBuild
11 3 (0.70%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (0.70%) PHPUnit
General
1 70 (16.36%) Finance
2 45 (10.51%) Telecoms
3 31 (7.24%) Marketing
4 27 (6.31%) Manufacturing
5 26 (6.07%) Electronics
6 17 (3.97%) Advertising
6 17 (3.97%) Banking
7 5 (1.17%) Retail
8 3 (0.70%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.47%) Legal
9 2 (0.47%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.23%) Automotive
10 1 (0.23%) Back Office
10 1 (0.23%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (33.88%) HTML
2 137 (32.01%) .NET
3 132 (30.84%) CSS
4 108 (25.23%) AngularJS
5 73 (17.06%) jQuery
6 69 (16.12%) ASP.NET
7 62 (14.49%) HTML5
8 46 (10.75%) CSS3
9 44 (10.28%) ASP.NET MVC
10 43 (10.05%) REST
11 37 (8.64%) ASP.NET Web API
12 33 (7.71%) JSON
12 33 (7.71%) Spring
12 33 (7.71%) Web Services
13 32 (7.48%) SOAP
14 31 (7.24%) RESTful
15 28 (6.54%) React
16 26 (6.07%) WCF
17 20 (4.67%) Node.js
17 20 (4.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 27 (6.31%) User Experience
2 20 (4.67%) Mobile App
3 14 (3.27%) Visualisation
4 11 (2.57%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (1.87%) Digital Media
6 6 (1.40%) Algorithms
7 5 (1.17%) AS400
8 4 (0.93%) Blog
8 4 (0.93%) Public Cloud
8 4 (0.93%) Social Media
9 3 (0.70%) W3C
10 2 (0.47%) Animation
10 2 (0.47%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.47%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.47%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.47%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.47%) FMCG
10 2 (0.47%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.47%) iPad
10 2 (0.47%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 29 (6.78%) Apple iOS
2 20 (4.67%) Linux
3 19 (4.44%) Android
4 15 (3.50%) Windows
5 14 (3.27%) Unix
6 6 (1.40%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.47%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.47%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.23%) AIX
8 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (23.60%) MVC
3 78 (18.22%) TDD
4 73 (17.06%) Scrum
5 50 (11.68%) Front End Development
6 45 (10.51%) Business Intelligence
7 43 (10.05%) Web Development
8 36 (8.41%) Unit Testing
9 35 (8.18%) E-Commerce
10 28 (6.54%) Continuous Integration
11 26 (6.07%) BDD
11 26 (6.07%) Digital Marketing
11 26 (6.07%) Programme Management
11 26 (6.07%) Software Engineering
12 25 (5.84%) OO
13 22 (5.14%) iOS Development
14 21 (4.91%) Responsive Web Design
15 19 (4.44%) SDLC
16 18 (4.21%) Kanban
17 17 (3.97%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 192 (44.86%) JavaScript
2 137 (32.01%) C#
3 88 (20.56%) SQL
4 80 (18.69%) Java
5 34 (7.94%) Python
6 32 (7.48%) PHP
7 19 (4.44%) T-SQL
8 16 (3.74%) Apple Swift
9 15 (3.50%) Objective-C
10 13 (3.04%) Ruby
11 12 (2.80%) ABAP
11 12 (2.80%) Scala
12 11 (2.57%) Apex Code
12 11 (2.57%) C++
13 9 (2.10%) VBA
14 8 (1.87%) PL/SQL
15 7 (1.64%) VB.NET
16 5 (1.17%) PowerShell
17 4 (0.93%) Go
17 4 (0.93%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 23 (5.37%) Security Cleared
2 17 (3.97%) SC Cleared
3 9 (2.10%) Degree
4 3 (0.70%) DV Cleared
4 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.47%) MCDBA
5 2 (0.47%) MCITP
5 2 (0.47%) MCPD
5 2 (0.47%) MCSA
5 2 (0.47%) MCSD
5 2 (0.47%) MCSE
6 1 (0.23%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 9 (2.10%) Docker
2 3 (0.70%) LXC
Systems Management
1 4 (0.93%) Ansible
1 4 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.47%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 67 (15.65%) Microsoft
2 40 (9.35%) SAP
3 30 (7.01%) Oracle
4 21 (4.91%) Sitecore
5 13 (3.04%) Xamarin
6 12 (2.80%) Adobe
7 11 (2.57%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (1.87%) Tableau
9 5 (1.17%) Cloudera
9 5 (1.17%) Cognos
10 4 (0.93%) ATG
10 4 (0.93%) hybris
11 3 (0.70%) Apple
11 3 (0.70%) Google
11 3 (0.70%) Telerik
11 3 (0.70%) Zend
12 2 (0.47%) IBM
12 2 (0.47%) OpenText
12 2 (0.47%) Remedy
13 1 (0.23%) Ab Initio
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