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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 46 29 34
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +5
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 26 44 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.07% 5.04% 4.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.80% 6.35% 5.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 34 35
Median daily rate £400 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.47% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 3
Median hourly rate £39.50 £41.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.65% +9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.40 £41.00 £37.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.70 £41.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £40.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+5.62% +1.26%
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
684 693 679
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 80.76% 79.38% 80.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 488 527 480
Median daily rate £375 £388 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +5.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £297 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 17 38
Median hourly rate £41.75 £37.04 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.71% +51.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £19.02 £16.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £41.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

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 31 May 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 31 May 2016.

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 (30.30%) C++
2 19 (28.79%) JavaScript
2 19 (28.79%) Python
3 18 (27.27%) Degree
4 17 (25.76%) Linux
5 15 (22.73%) C
6 14 (21.21%) HTML
6 14 (21.21%) .NET
6 14 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (21.21%) Security Cleared
7 13 (19.70%) C#
8 12 (18.18%) MVC
9 11 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 11 (16.67%) CSS
10 10 (15.15%) SQL Server
10 10 (15.15%) SQL
10 10 (15.15%) ASP.NET
10 10 (15.15%) Ada
10 10 (15.15%) SC Cleared
11 9 (13.64%) Computer Science
11 9 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (13.64%) Relational Database
11 9 (13.64%) UML
11 9 (13.64%) RDBMS
12 8 (12.12%) TDD
12 8 (12.12%) Scrum
12 8 (12.12%) Ada 95
13 7 (10.61%) Integration Testing
14 6 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API

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 (1.52%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.52%) MS Office
1 1 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.52%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (1.52%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.52%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.55%) Broadband
2 3 (4.55%) DVB
2 3 (4.55%) HbbTV
3 2 (3.03%) Firewall
3 2 (3.03%) Internet
4 1 (1.52%) Modbus
4 1 (1.52%) Network Security
4 1 (1.52%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.64%) RDBMS
2 9 (13.64%) Relational Database
3 6 (9.09%) MySQL
4 4 (6.06%) Big Data
5 3 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.52%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.52%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.52%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.52%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (9.09%) Rational Rhapsody
2 5 (7.58%) GDB
3 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.03%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.52%) JUnit
4 1 (1.52%) Mockito
4 1 (1.52%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (6.06%) Aerospace
2 3 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (1.52%) Automotive
3 1 (1.52%) Avionics
3 1 (1.52%) Billing
3 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (48.48%) Software Engineer
2 22 (33.33%) Developer
3 12 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 9 (13.64%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (10.61%) JavaScript Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (7.58%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (7.58%) C# Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Data Scientist
7 4 (6.06%) Python Software Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.55%) .NET Software Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Agile .NET Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Agile Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Azure Developer
8 3 (4.55%) C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Quality Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.21%) .NET
1 14 (21.21%) HTML
2 11 (16.67%) CSS
3 10 (15.15%) ASP.NET
4 9 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 6 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (7.58%) REST
7 4 (6.06%) D3.js
7 4 (6.06%) Dojo
7 4 (6.06%) HTML5
7 4 (6.06%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (6.06%) WCF
7 4 (6.06%) Web Services
8 2 (3.03%) .NET Framework
8 2 (3.03%) Entity Framework
8 2 (3.03%) Hibernate
8 2 (3.03%) Spring
8 2 (3.03%) XML
9 1 (1.52%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.58%) User Experience
3 4 (6.06%) Algorithms
3 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.06%) Statistics
3 4 (6.06%) Visualisation
4 3 (4.55%) DTV
4 3 (4.55%) IPTV
4 3 (4.55%) MPEG
4 3 (4.55%) Video on Demand
5 2 (3.03%) Device Driver
5 2 (3.03%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.03%) Physics
6 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.52%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.52%) PMI
6 1 (1.52%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.76%) Linux
2 6 (9.09%) Windows
3 5 (7.58%) VxWorks
4 2 (3.03%) Unix
4 2 (3.03%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (18.18%) MVC
3 9 (13.64%) UML
4 8 (12.12%) Scrum
4 8 (12.12%) TDD
5 7 (10.61%) Integration Testing
6 6 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (7.58%) E-Commerce
7 5 (7.58%) OO
7 5 (7.58%) SysML
7 5 (7.58%) Web Development
8 4 (6.06%) Configuration Management
8 4 (6.06%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (6.06%) Data Analysis
8 4 (6.06%) Data Munging
8 4 (6.06%) Mentoring
8 4 (6.06%) OOP
8 4 (6.06%) Process Management
8 4 (6.06%) Project Management
8 4 (6.06%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (30.30%) C++
2 19 (28.79%) JavaScript
2 19 (28.79%) Python
3 15 (22.73%) C
4 13 (19.70%) C#
5 10 (15.15%) Ada
5 10 (15.15%) SQL
6 8 (12.12%) Ada 95
7 5 (7.58%) Ruby
7 5 (7.58%) T-SQL
8 4 (6.06%) Java
8 4 (6.06%) MATLAB
8 4 (6.06%) R
9 3 (4.55%) Perl
10 2 (3.03%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.52%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.52%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.52%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 18 (27.27%) Degree
2 14 (21.21%) Security Cleared
3 10 (15.15%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.06%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.03%) CISSP
5 2 (3.03%) CREST Certified
5 2 (3.03%) GCIA
5 2 (3.03%) GCIH
5 2 (3.03%) SANS
6 1 (1.52%) HND
6 1 (1.52%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) MISRA
1 3 (4.55%) MISRA C
1 3 (4.55%) OIPF
1 3 (4.55%) QA
2 2 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.52%) Def Stans
3 1 (1.52%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.03%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) RSA enVision
2 1 (1.52%) Ansible
2 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.52%) Puppet
2 1 (1.52%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 11 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.03%) ArcSight
2 2 (3.03%) Broadcom
2 2 (3.03%) LogRhythm
2 2 (3.03%) Serena
2 2 (3.03%) Splunk
3 1 (1.52%) Wonderware
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Rate: £38 - £42 per hour + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago