The table below looks at the statistics for Refactoring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Refactoring over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Refactoring
Rank - 61 60
Contract jobs citing Refactoring 0 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol - 1.29% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.66% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 7
Average daily rate - £438 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £438 £325
% change year-on-year
-15.71% +34.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 £71.00
Refactoring
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
691 663 639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 81.10% 77.91% 79.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 519 502 445
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 9 28
Average hourly rate £37.50 £44.44 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.61% +77.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £13.30 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.25 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Refactoring
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Refactoring across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Refactoring Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Refactoring
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Refactoring across the Bristol region.

Refactoring Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Refactoring
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Refactoring also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Refactoring.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) TIBCO
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) TIBCO EMS
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 2 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Optimisation

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Refactoring also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Refactoring. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessWorks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) TIBCO Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Optimisation
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 2 (100.00%) TIBCO