The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 47 28 25
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -3
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 27 50 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.89% 5.51% 5.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.52% 6.92% 7.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 45 37
Median daily rate £400 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £335 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £355 £345
% change year-on-year
+15.49% +2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 1
Median hourly rate £39.00 £41.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.87% +9.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Software Engineering
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
768 723 632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 82.32% 79.63% 80.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 567 570 469
Median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 16 24
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +128.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £13.00 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £100.00 £34.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Software Engineering Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 20 (31.25%) C++
2 18 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (26.56%) C
3 17 (26.56%) .NET
4 15 (23.44%) JavaScript
5 14 (21.88%) C#
5 14 (21.88%) HTML
5 14 (21.88%) Linux
5 14 (21.88%) Degree
5 14 (21.88%) Scrum
6 13 (20.31%) MVC
6 13 (20.31%) CSS
6 13 (20.31%) Security Cleared
7 12 (18.75%) SC Cleared
7 12 (18.75%) SQL Server
8 11 (17.19%) SQL
8 11 (17.19%) Python
8 11 (17.19%) ASP.NET
8 11 (17.19%) RDBMS
8 11 (17.19%) Integration Testing
8 11 (17.19%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (17.19%) Relational Database
9 10 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (15.63%) Ada
10 9 (14.06%) UML
10 9 (14.06%) REST
11 8 (12.50%) Java
11 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
11 8 (12.50%) TDD
12 7 (10.94%) T-SQL

Software Engineering
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:

Applications
1 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.56%) MS Office
1 1 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.56%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.69%) TestFlight
3 2 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (1.56%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.56%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.69%) Firewall
2 3 (4.69%) Internet
3 1 (1.56%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.56%) Broadband
3 1 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.56%) DVB
3 1 (1.56%) GPRS
3 1 (1.56%) GSM
3 1 (1.56%) HbbTV
3 1 (1.56%) Network Security
3 1 (1.56%) Wireless
3 1 (1.56%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 11 (17.19%) RDBMS
2 11 (17.19%) Relational Database
3 6 (9.38%) MySQL
4 3 (4.69%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (4.69%) CouchDB
4 3 (4.69%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.69%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.69%) SQLite
5 1 (1.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.56%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.56%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Rational DOORS
1 5 (7.81%) Rational Rhapsody
2 4 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.69%) GDB
4 1 (1.56%) JIRA
4 1 (1.56%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (1.56%) JUnit
4 1 (1.56%) Mockito
4 1 (1.56%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.56%) Selenium
4 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (9.38%) Aerospace
2 4 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (1.56%) Automotive
3 1 (1.56%) Avionics
3 1 (1.56%) Billing
3 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (43.75%) Software Engineer
2 23 (35.94%) Developer
3 13 (20.31%) .NET Developer
4 6 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (9.38%) C# Developer
5 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (7.81%) C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (6.25%) .NET Applications Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Ada Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Ada Software Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) Applications Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Cloud Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Agile .NET Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Agile Developer
7 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (26.56%) .NET
2 14 (21.88%) HTML
3 13 (20.31%) CSS
4 11 (17.19%) ASP.NET
4 11 (17.19%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (14.06%) REST
6 7 (10.94%) AngularJS
6 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (9.38%) Dojo
7 6 (9.38%) HTML5
7 6 (9.38%) RabbitMQ
7 6 (9.38%) WCF
8 5 (7.81%) Web Services
9 3 (4.69%) Cocoa
9 3 (4.69%) Cocoa Touch
9 3 (4.69%) SOAP
10 2 (3.13%) Hibernate
10 2 (3.13%) Spring
10 2 (3.13%) Velocity
11 1 (1.56%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) User Experience
2 4 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.13%) Device Driver
3 2 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.56%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (1.56%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.56%) Digital TV
4 1 (1.56%) iPhone
4 1 (1.56%) IPTV
4 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.56%) MPEG
4 1 (1.56%) Oculus Rift
4 1 (1.56%) PMI
4 1 (1.56%) Telematics
4 1 (1.56%) Video on Demand
4 1 (1.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.88%) Linux
2 6 (9.38%) Windows
3 4 (6.25%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.69%) Unix
4 3 (4.69%) VxWorks
5 2 (3.13%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (21.88%) Scrum
3 13 (20.31%) MVC
4 11 (17.19%) Integration Testing
5 10 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (14.06%) UML
7 8 (12.50%) TDD
8 7 (10.94%) E-Commerce
9 6 (9.38%) Configuration Management
9 6 (9.38%) Microservices
9 6 (9.38%) OO
9 6 (9.38%) Process Management
10 5 (7.81%) Test Automation
11 4 (6.25%) BDD
11 4 (6.25%) iOS Development
11 4 (6.25%) ITIL
11 4 (6.25%) OOP
11 4 (6.25%) SysML
12 3 (4.69%) Project Management
12 3 (4.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (31.25%) C++
2 17 (26.56%) C
3 15 (23.44%) JavaScript
4 14 (21.88%) C#
5 11 (17.19%) Python
5 11 (17.19%) SQL
6 10 (15.63%) Ada
7 8 (12.50%) Java
8 7 (10.94%) T-SQL
9 6 (9.38%) MATLAB
10 5 (7.81%) Ada 95
10 5 (7.81%) Embedded C
10 5 (7.81%) Ruby
11 3 (4.69%) Apple Swift
11 3 (4.69%) Objective-C
11 3 (4.69%) Perl
12 1 (1.56%) Embedded C++
12 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (21.88%) Degree
2 13 (20.31%) Security Cleared
3 12 (18.75%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.69%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.13%) CISSP
5 2 (3.13%) CREST Certified
5 2 (3.13%) GCIA
5 2 (3.13%) GCIH
5 2 (3.13%) SANS
6 1 (1.56%) HND
6 1 (1.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.13%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) Def Stans
2 1 (1.56%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.56%) IEC 61508
2 1 (1.56%) MISRA
2 1 (1.56%) MISRA C
2 1 (1.56%) OIPF
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) Snort
2 2 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) RSA enVision
2 1 (1.56%) Ansible
2 1 (1.56%) Nessus
2 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.56%) Puppet
2 1 (1.56%) QRadar
Vendors
1 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.13%) ArcSight
2 2 (3.13%) Broadcom
2 2 (3.13%) LogRhythm
2 2 (3.13%) Serena
2 2 (3.13%) Splunk
3 1 (1.56%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.56%) Cisco
3 1 (1.56%) Citrix
3 1 (1.56%) Intel Security
3 1 (1.56%) ScanSafe
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