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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
South West / Bristol
Rank 52 35 37
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +2
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 20 38 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.43% 4.35% 4.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% 5.28% 5.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 20 25
Median daily rate £425 £368 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.64% -8.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £740
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 5
Median hourly rate £41.00 £49.50 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.17% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £37.50 £37.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £50.00 £45.53
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £44.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +12.82%

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
668 720 718
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 81.07% 82.47% 80.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 451 536 537
Median daily rate £380 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £297 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 12
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £44.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.43 £15.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £46.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017.

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 19 (38.00%) Linux
2 17 (34.00%) Java
3 15 (30.00%) Python
4 11 (22.00%) Unix
4 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (20.00%) .NET
5 10 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 10 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 10 (20.00%) REST
5 10 (20.00%) Analytics
6 9 (18.00%) OpenStack
6 9 (18.00%) C#
6 9 (18.00%) C++
7 8 (16.00%) RabbitMQ
7 8 (16.00%) DevOps
7 8 (16.00%) Rational DOORS
8 7 (14.00%) Ansible
8 7 (14.00%) Docker
8 7 (14.00%) ZeroMQ
8 7 (14.00%) C
8 7 (14.00%) Configuration Management
8 7 (14.00%) TDD
8 7 (14.00%) ActiveMQ
9 6 (12.00%) Ada
9 6 (12.00%) Windows
9 6 (12.00%) UML
9 6 (12.00%) Rational Rhapsody
9 6 (12.00%) Git (software)
10 5 (10.00%) Integration Testing
10 5 (10.00%) HTML

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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (18.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.00%) IIS
3 1 (2.00%) Drupal
3 1 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Simulink
2 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) GitHub
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) Internet
2 4 (8.00%) Firewall
2 4 (8.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (6.00%) Wireshark
4 2 (4.00%) Wireless
5 1 (2.00%) HTTP
5 1 (2.00%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) MS Access
3 1 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (2.00%) Big Data
3 1 (2.00%) CouchDB
3 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (12.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (12.00%) Rational Rhapsody
3 4 (8.00%) GDB
4 3 (6.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.00%) Eclipse
5 2 (4.00%) NetBeans
6 1 (2.00%) Ant
6 1 (2.00%) JIRA
6 1 (2.00%) JUnit
6 1 (2.00%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.00%) Mockito
6 1 (2.00%) NUnit
6 1 (2.00%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (8.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.00%) Electronics
3 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.00%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (46.00%) Developer
2 18 (36.00%) Software Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Ada Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Ada Software Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Python Developer
4 5 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 5 (10.00%) Senior DevOps
4 5 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Salesforce Developer
5 4 (8.00%) SOC Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Embedded Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Java Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.00%) .NET
1 10 (20.00%) REST
2 8 (16.00%) RabbitMQ
3 7 (14.00%) ActiveMQ
3 7 (14.00%) ZeroMQ
4 5 (10.00%) HTML
5 4 (8.00%) CSS
5 4 (8.00%) Web Services
6 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (6.00%) RESTful
6 3 (6.00%) XML
7 2 (4.00%) Classic ASP
7 2 (4.00%) HTML5
7 2 (4.00%) jQuery
7 2 (4.00%) JSON
7 2 (4.00%) SOAP
7 2 (4.00%) Spring
8 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.00%) Ajax
8 1 (2.00%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.00%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (6.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.00%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (2.00%) Digital TV
4 1 (2.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.00%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.00%) Internet of Things
4 1 (2.00%) iPad
4 1 (2.00%) iPhone
4 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.00%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.00%) STB
4 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.00%) Linux
2 11 (22.00%) Unix
3 6 (12.00%) Windows
4 4 (8.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (4.00%) Android
6 1 (2.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.00%) Analytics
3 8 (16.00%) DevOps
4 7 (14.00%) Configuration Management
4 7 (14.00%) TDD
5 6 (12.00%) UML
6 5 (10.00%) Integration Testing
6 5 (10.00%) Scrum
7 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (8.00%) Information Security
7 4 (8.00%) ITIL
7 4 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (8.00%) OO
7 4 (8.00%) Security Architecture
7 4 (8.00%) SIEM
8 3 (6.00%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (6.00%) iOS Development
9 2 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (4.00%) Microservices
9 2 (4.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.00%) Java
2 15 (30.00%) Python
3 9 (18.00%) C#
3 9 (18.00%) C++
4 7 (14.00%) C
5 6 (12.00%) Ada
6 5 (10.00%) SQL
7 4 (8.00%) Apex Code
7 4 (8.00%) JavaScript
7 4 (8.00%) MATLAB
7 4 (8.00%) PHP
8 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
9 2 (4.00%) Apple Swift
9 2 (4.00%) Bash Shell
9 2 (4.00%) Embedded C
9 2 (4.00%) Objective-C
9 2 (4.00%) Scala
9 2 (4.00%) VBA
10 1 (2.00%) Ada 95
10 1 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 10 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.00%) Degree
2 4 (8.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) CISSP
3 1 (2.00%) CREST Certified
3 1 (2.00%) GCIA
3 1 (2.00%) GCIH
3 1 (2.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.00%) Def Stans
2 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.00%) MISRA
2 1 (2.00%) MISRA C
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) Docker
2 4 (8.00%) Snort
3 1 (2.00%) LXC
Systems Management
1 7 (14.00%) Ansible
2 3 (6.00%) Nessus
2 3 (6.00%) QRadar
3 1 (2.00%) Computer Incident Response Team
3 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.00%) Puppet
3 1 (2.00%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 4 (8.00%) Salesforce.com
1 4 (8.00%) Serena
2 3 (6.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (6.00%) Cisco
2 3 (6.00%) Citrix
2 3 (6.00%) Intel Security
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.00%) ScanSafe
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle
3 2 (4.00%) Remedy
4 1 (2.00%) ArcSight
4 1 (2.00%) IBM
4 1 (2.00%) Intel
4 1 (2.00%) LogRhythm
4 1 (2.00%) MathWorks
4 1 (2.00%) Splunk
4 1 (2.00%) Talend
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago