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 20 February 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
20 Feb 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 202 209 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 24.51% 23.94% 23.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.60% 24.76% 24.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 147 154
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.31% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 3
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £46.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -18.91%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +13.19%

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
789 844 851
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 95.75% 96.68% 95.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 538 604 609
Median daily rate £375 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £260 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 43 27
Median hourly rate £17.50 £31.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.54% +113.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £49.50 £90.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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.

1 200 (47.28%) JavaScript
2 159 (37.59%) Agile Software Development
3 150 (35.46%) HTML
4 139 (32.86%) CSS
5 127 (30.02%) C#
6 124 (29.31%) .NET
7 95 (22.46%) AngularJS
8 92 (21.75%) MVC
9 91 (21.51%) SQL Server
10 87 (20.57%) Java
11 78 (18.44%) Finance
12 77 (18.20%) SQL
13 71 (16.78%) TDD
14 68 (16.08%) Scrum
14 68 (16.08%) HTML5
15 67 (15.84%) ASP.NET
16 66 (15.60%) Microsoft
16 66 (15.60%) Git (software)
17 64 (15.13%) jQuery
18 63 (14.89%) Front End Development
19 55 (13.00%) CSS3
20 46 (10.87%) Web Development
21 45 (10.64%) Telecoms
22 42 (9.93%) Business Intelligence
23 41 (9.69%) SharePoint
23 41 (9.69%) React
24 40 (9.46%) SAP
25 39 (9.22%) Spring
25 39 (9.22%) REST
25 39 (9.22%) ASP.NET MVC

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 41 (9.69%) SharePoint
2 19 (4.49%) Drupal
3 16 (3.78%) SharePoint 2013
4 13 (3.07%) CMS
5 10 (2.36%) Confluence
6 9 (2.13%) IIS
7 8 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (1.89%) WordPress
8 6 (1.42%) Apache
8 6 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (1.18%) OpenROAD
9 5 (1.18%) OpenStack
9 5 (1.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 5 (1.18%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.71%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.71%) Joomla!
10 3 (0.71%) SAS
10 3 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.71%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.71%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (4.73%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (0.71%) MS Office
4 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.24%) Simulink
4 1 (0.24%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 26 (6.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 21 (4.96%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (1.65%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (1.65%) SAP CO
3 7 (1.65%) SAP FI
3 7 (1.65%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (1.18%) Magento
5 4 (0.95%) Maximo
6 3 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.71%) SAP MDG
7 2 (0.47%) BusinessWorks
7 2 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.24%) PeopleSoft HRMS
8 1 (0.24%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.24%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 34 (8.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (7.33%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (2.84%) GitHub
4 6 (1.42%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (1.18%) Office 365
6 4 (0.95%) PaaS
6 4 (0.95%) SaaS
7 3 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.47%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.24%) Dropbox
9 1 (0.24%) IaaS
9 1 (0.24%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.36%) HTTP
2 5 (1.18%) Intranet
3 2 (0.47%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.47%) Internet
4 1 (0.24%) Skype
4 1 (0.24%) SSH
4 1 (0.24%) SSL
4 1 (0.24%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (21.51%) SQL Server
2 35 (8.27%) MySQL
3 27 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (4.73%) Oracle Database
5 16 (3.78%) NoSQL
6 15 (3.55%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (3.31%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (3.07%) Big Data
9 12 (2.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 12 (2.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 11 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (2.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (1.89%) Hadoop
12 8 (1.89%) Relational Database
13 7 (1.65%) Oracle Database 11g
14 6 (1.42%) MongoDB
14 6 (1.42%) QlikView
15 5 (1.18%) Ingres
16 4 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 66 (15.60%) Git (software)
2 26 (6.15%) Visual Studio
3 18 (4.26%) JIRA
3 18 (4.26%) TeamCity
4 10 (2.36%) Ant
4 10 (2.36%) Cucumber
5 9 (2.13%) Artifactory
5 9 (2.13%) Grunt
5 9 (2.13%) Jenkins
5 9 (2.13%) JUnit
6 8 (1.89%) Maven
6 8 (1.89%) Mocha
6 8 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (1.42%) Karma Test Runner
7 6 (1.42%) Subversion
8 5 (1.18%) Eclipse
8 5 (1.18%) Visual Studio Team System
9 4 (0.95%) Mockito
9 4 (0.95%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (0.95%) Selenium
General
1 78 (18.44%) Finance
2 45 (10.64%) Telecoms
3 33 (7.80%) Marketing
4 27 (6.38%) Manufacturing
5 26 (6.15%) Electronics
6 21 (4.96%) Banking
7 18 (4.26%) Advertising
8 3 (0.71%) Retail
9 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.24%) Automotive
9 1 (0.24%) International Banking
9 1 (0.24%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (35.46%) HTML
2 139 (32.86%) CSS
3 124 (29.31%) .NET
4 95 (22.46%) AngularJS
5 68 (16.08%) HTML5
6 67 (15.84%) ASP.NET
7 64 (15.13%) jQuery
8 55 (13.00%) CSS3
9 41 (9.69%) React
10 39 (9.22%) ASP.NET MVC
10 39 (9.22%) REST
10 39 (9.22%) Spring
11 36 (8.51%) JSON
12 34 (8.04%) ASP.NET Web API
13 30 (7.09%) RESTful
14 27 (6.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 27 (6.38%) WCF
14 27 (6.38%) XML
15 26 (6.15%) SOAP
16 23 (5.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 32 (7.57%) User Experience
2 15 (3.55%) Mobile App
3 8 (1.89%) Digital Media
4 6 (1.42%) Algorithms
4 6 (1.42%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (1.18%) AS400
6 4 (0.95%) Social Media
7 3 (0.71%) Blog
7 3 (0.71%) iPad
7 3 (0.71%) Public Cloud
7 3 (0.71%) W3C
8 2 (0.47%) Animation
8 2 (0.47%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.47%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.47%) FMCG
8 2 (0.47%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.24%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.24%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.24%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.24%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 24 (5.67%) Linux
2 23 (5.44%) Apple iOS
3 17 (4.02%) Windows
4 16 (3.78%) Android
5 15 (3.55%) Unix
6 6 (1.42%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.47%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.47%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.24%) AIX
8 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (37.59%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (21.75%) MVC
3 71 (16.78%) TDD
4 68 (16.08%) Scrum
5 63 (14.89%) Front End Development
6 46 (10.87%) Web Development
7 42 (9.93%) Business Intelligence
8 38 (8.98%) Unit Testing
9 26 (6.15%) CRM
9 26 (6.15%) Digital Marketing
9 26 (6.15%) E-Commerce
9 26 (6.15%) OO
9 26 (6.15%) Programme Management
10 23 (5.44%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (5.44%) Responsive Web Design
10 23 (5.44%) Software Engineering
11 21 (4.96%) BDD
11 21 (4.96%) Microservices
12 17 (4.02%) Web Design
13 16 (3.78%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 200 (47.28%) JavaScript
2 127 (30.02%) C#
3 87 (20.57%) Java
4 77 (18.20%) SQL
5 36 (8.51%) PHP
6 32 (7.57%) Python
7 17 (4.02%) T-SQL
8 13 (3.07%) ABAP
9 12 (2.84%) Scala
10 11 (2.60%) Apex Code
10 11 (2.60%) Apple Swift
10 11 (2.60%) C++
10 11 (2.60%) Ruby
11 9 (2.13%) Objective-C
11 9 (2.13%) PL/SQL
11 9 (2.13%) VBA
12 7 (1.65%) ES6
13 5 (1.18%) VB.NET
14 4 (0.95%) RPG
14 4 (0.95%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 21 (4.96%) Security Cleared
2 15 (3.55%) SC Cleared
3 6 (1.42%) Degree
4 3 (0.71%) DV Cleared
4 3 (0.71%) 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 (0.24%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.65%) QA
2 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (2.13%) Docker
2 3 (0.71%) LXC
Systems Management
1 5 (1.18%) Ansible
2 3 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.47%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 66 (15.60%) Microsoft
2 40 (9.46%) SAP
3 33 (7.80%) Oracle
4 13 (3.07%) Sitecore
5 12 (2.84%) Adobe
5 12 (2.84%) Xamarin
6 11 (2.60%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (1.18%) Cloudera
8 4 (0.95%) ATG
8 4 (0.95%) Google
8 4 (0.95%) hybris
8 4 (0.95%) IBM
9 3 (0.71%) Telerik
9 3 (0.71%) Zend
10 2 (0.47%) Apple
10 2 (0.47%) CA Agile Central
10 2 (0.47%) OpenText
10 2 (0.47%) Remedy
10 2 (0.47%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.24%) MathWorks
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