The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bristol region that had Senior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
South West / Bristol
Rank 58 65 47
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 13 11 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.55% 1.24% 3.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 1.28% 3.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 25
Median daily rate £488 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £325 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £400 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £44.05 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-62.54% +17.46%

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
802 859 838
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 95.36% 96.52% 95.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 549 610 602
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 £226 £260 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 46 25
Median hourly rate £17.58 £31.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.29% +129.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.15 £95.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Bristol region that featured Senior Developer in the job title.

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Senior Developer Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Senior Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Senior Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Developer across the Bristol region.

Senior Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, Senior 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 22 (59.46%) JavaScript
2 20 (54.05%) C#
3 19 (51.35%) HTML
3 19 (51.35%) .NET
4 18 (48.65%) CSS
5 17 (45.95%) Microsoft Azure
5 17 (45.95%) AngularJS
6 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (40.54%) E-Commerce
6 15 (40.54%) SQL Server
7 14 (37.84%) MVC
7 14 (37.84%) Amazon AWS
8 13 (35.14%) ASP.NET
9 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (29.73%) TDD
11 10 (27.03%) MySQL
11 10 (27.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 10 (27.03%) Mobile App
11 10 (27.03%) High Availability
12 9 (24.32%) Responsive Web Design
12 9 (24.32%) Xamarin
12 9 (24.32%) Big Data
12 9 (24.32%) Web Design
12 9 (24.32%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (21.62%) SQL
14 7 (18.92%) Scrum
15 6 (16.22%) BDD
15 6 (16.22%) Java
15 6 (16.22%) OOP
16 5 (13.51%) Web Services

Senior 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 3 (8.11%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (8.11%) IIS
1 3 (8.11%) OpenROAD
2 2 (5.41%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.70%) SilverStripe
3 1 (2.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.70%) Magento
2 1 (2.70%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 17 (45.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (37.84%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (8.11%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (5.41%) Amazon S3
4 2 (5.41%) PaaS
4 2 (5.41%) SaaS
5 1 (2.70%) GitHub
5 1 (2.70%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) HTTP
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
1 1 (2.70%) Intranet
1 1 (2.70%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (40.54%) SQL Server
2 10 (27.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 10 (27.03%) MySQL
3 9 (24.32%) Big Data
3 9 (24.32%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (10.81%) NoSQL
5 3 (8.11%) Ingres
5 3 (8.11%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.70%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (2.70%) CouchDB
6 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.70%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.70%) NUnit
3 1 (2.70%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (2.70%) Subversion
3 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (51.35%) .NET
1 19 (51.35%) HTML
2 18 (48.65%) CSS
3 17 (45.95%) AngularJS
4 13 (35.14%) ASP.NET
5 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (13.51%) JSON
6 5 (13.51%) Node.js
6 5 (13.51%) React
6 5 (13.51%) REST
6 5 (13.51%) WCF
6 5 (13.51%) Web Services
7 4 (10.81%) SOAP
8 3 (8.11%) Ajax
8 3 (8.11%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (5.41%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (5.41%) jQuery
9 2 (5.41%) XML
9 2 (5.41%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.70%) Blog
2 1 (2.70%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Apple iOS
2 4 (10.81%) Android
3 3 (8.11%) Windows
3 3 (8.11%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.41%) Linux
4 2 (5.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (40.54%) E-Commerce
2 14 (37.84%) MVC
3 11 (29.73%) TDD
4 10 (27.03%) High Availability
5 9 (24.32%) Responsive Web Design
5 9 (24.32%) Web Design
6 7 (18.92%) Scrum
7 6 (16.22%) BDD
7 6 (16.22%) OOP
8 5 (13.51%) CRM
8 5 (13.51%) iOS Development
8 5 (13.51%) Software Engineering
8 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
9 4 (10.81%) Android Development
9 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (10.81%) DevOps
9 4 (10.81%) Front End Development
10 3 (8.11%) Software Delivery
10 3 (8.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 22 (59.46%) JavaScript
2 20 (54.05%) C#
3 8 (21.62%) SQL
4 6 (16.22%) Java
5 4 (10.81%) Python
6 3 (8.11%) Scala
7 2 (5.41%) Ruby
8 1 (2.70%) ABAP
8 1 (2.70%) Apex Code
8 1 (2.70%) Apple Swift
8 1 (2.70%) C
8 1 (2.70%) C++
8 1 (2.70%) Clojure
8 1 (2.70%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
1 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Ansible
2 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.70%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Xamarin
2 1 (2.70%) Adobe
2 1 (2.70%) OpenText
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle
2 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.70%) SAP
2 1 (2.70%) Sitecore
2 1 (2.70%) Telerik
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