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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 49 62 32
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -30
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 23 15 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.46% 1.67% 4.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.55% 1.75% 4.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 32
Median daily rate £500 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £413 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +26.98%
Senior 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
901 856 755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 96.36% 95.54% 95.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 648 643 549
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £485 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 41 37
Median hourly rate £28.50 £15.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.88% -12.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £36.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

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 29 July 2016.

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 29 July 2016, 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 19 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (36.84%) TDD
2 14 (36.84%) E-Commerce
2 14 (36.84%) Web Services
3 12 (31.58%) SQL
4 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
4 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
4 11 (28.95%) SQLite
5 10 (26.32%) Scrum
5 10 (26.32%) HTML
6 9 (23.68%) Finance
6 9 (23.68%) Apple iOS
6 9 (23.68%) iOS Development
7 8 (21.05%) Apple Swift
7 8 (21.05%) Mobile App
7 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
7 8 (21.05%) Objective-C
8 7 (18.42%) jQuery
8 7 (18.42%) Usability Testing
8 7 (18.42%) Integration Testing
8 7 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (18.42%) Android
8 7 (18.42%) OO
8 7 (18.42%) C#
8 7 (18.42%) .NET
8 7 (18.42%) Android Development
8 7 (18.42%) User Experience
9 6 (15.79%) MongoDB
9 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (15.79%) MySQL

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 (7.89%) Apache
2 2 (5.26%) CMS
2 2 (5.26%) IIS
2 2 (5.26%) Moodle
2 2 (5.26%) nginx
2 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.26%) WordPress
3 1 (2.63%) Alfresco
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.63%) Liferay
3 1 (2.63%) Sakai
3 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.53%) Google Play
2 4 (10.53%) TestFlight
3 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
1 11 (28.95%) SQLite
2 6 (15.79%) MongoDB
2 6 (15.79%) MySQL
3 4 (10.53%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (10.53%) CouchDB
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.63%) Big Data
6 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.63%) MS Access
6 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
1 4 (10.53%) JUnit
1 4 (10.53%) Mechanoid
1 4 (10.53%) Robolectric
1 4 (10.53%) Robotium
2 3 (7.89%) Cucumber
2 3 (7.89%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.89%) JIRA
2 3 (7.89%) Mockito
2 3 (7.89%) PhantomJS
3 2 (5.26%) Grunt
3 2 (5.26%) gulp
3 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.63%) Maven
4 1 (2.63%) Xcode
General
1 9 (23.68%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Electronics
2 4 (10.53%) Manufacturing
2 4 (10.53%) Marketing
2 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.89%) Banking
4 2 (5.26%) Retail
4 2 (5.26%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.63%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (36.84%) Web Services
2 10 (26.32%) HTML
3 7 (18.42%) .NET
3 7 (18.42%) jQuery
4 6 (15.79%) CSS
5 5 (13.16%) AngularJS
5 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET
5 5 (13.16%) Cocoa Touch
5 5 (13.16%) Spring
6 4 (10.53%) ActionBarSherlock
6 4 (10.53%) Cocoa
6 4 (10.53%) REST
6 4 (10.53%) Ruby on Rails
6 4 (10.53%) SOAP
7 3 (7.89%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (7.89%) LAMP
7 3 (7.89%) Spring Boot
7 3 (7.89%) Thymeleaf
7 3 (7.89%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Mobile App
2 7 (18.42%) User Experience
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) e-Learning
3 2 (5.26%) SCORM
3 2 (5.26%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Apple iOS
2 7 (18.42%) Android
3 3 (7.89%) Linux
3 3 (7.89%) Windows
4 1 (2.63%) Unix
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (36.84%) E-Commerce
2 14 (36.84%) TDD
3 10 (26.32%) Scrum
4 9 (23.68%) iOS Development
5 7 (18.42%) Android Development
5 7 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (18.42%) Integration Testing
5 7 (18.42%) OO
5 7 (18.42%) Usability Testing
6 5 (13.16%) Open Source
6 5 (13.16%) Software Engineering
6 5 (13.16%) Unit Testing
7 4 (10.53%) BDD
7 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (10.53%) Programme Management
7 4 (10.53%) Progressive Enhancement
7 4 (10.53%) SOA
7 4 (10.53%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) SQL
2 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
3 8 (21.05%) Apple Swift
3 8 (21.05%) Objective-C
4 7 (18.42%) C#
5 6 (15.79%) Ruby
6 5 (13.16%) Java
6 5 (13.16%) T-SQL
7 3 (7.89%) PHP
7 3 (7.89%) Python
8 2 (5.26%) ActionScript
8 2 (5.26%) ActionScript 3.0
8 2 (5.26%) Perl
8 2 (5.26%) VBA
9 1 (2.63%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.63%) Scala
9 1 (2.63%) VB
9 1 (2.63%) VBScript
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.16%) Oracle
3 4 (10.53%) Google
3 4 (10.53%) SAP
4 2 (5.26%) Adobe
5 1 (2.63%) Cloudera
5 1 (2.63%) Sencha
5 1 (2.63%) Zend
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