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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
South West / Bristol
Rank 54 41 34
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -7
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 14 31 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.92% 3.94% 4.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 4.72% 6.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 22 34
Median daily rate £450 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £303 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £570 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Median hourly rate £38.00 £46.75 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.71% +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%

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
600 657 647
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 82.08% 83.48% 76.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 505 510
Median daily rate £390 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 19 9
Median hourly rate £37.75 £37.50 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% -14.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.75 £26.25 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.00 £50.00 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

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 16 January 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 17 (31.48%) Python
2 16 (29.63%) Linux
2 16 (29.63%) Java
2 16 (29.63%) REST
3 15 (27.78%) .NET
3 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (24.07%) C#
5 12 (22.22%) SQL
5 12 (22.22%) Unix
6 11 (20.37%) C++
6 11 (20.37%) Analytics
7 10 (18.52%) RabbitMQ
8 9 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (16.67%) SC Cleared
8 9 (16.67%) Security Cleared
8 9 (16.67%) OpenStack
8 9 (16.67%) C
8 9 (16.67%) Web Services
9 8 (14.81%) TDD
9 8 (14.81%) Scrum
9 8 (14.81%) Apple iOS
9 8 (14.81%) DevOps
9 8 (14.81%) Git (software)
10 7 (12.96%) iOS Development
10 7 (12.96%) Ansible
10 7 (12.96%) Docker
10 7 (12.96%) Mobile App
10 7 (12.96%) ZeroMQ
10 7 (12.96%) ActiveMQ
10 7 (12.96%) Degree

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 (16.67%) OpenStack
2 2 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.70%) IIS
3 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Simulink
2 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.41%) TestFlight
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.11%) Internet
2 5 (9.26%) Firewall
2 5 (9.26%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (3.70%) Wireless
5 1 (1.85%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (1.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.41%) Azure SQL Database
2 4 (7.41%) CouchDB
2 4 (7.41%) MongoDB
2 4 (7.41%) MySQL
2 4 (7.41%) SQLite
3 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.70%) MS Access
4 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.85%) Big Data
5 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.41%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (5.56%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.70%) JIRA
4 2 (3.70%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (1.85%) GDB
5 1 (1.85%) JUnit
5 1 (1.85%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.85%) NUnit
5 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (7.41%) Aerospace
2 3 (5.56%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Marketing
3 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Electronics
4 1 (1.85%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (50.00%) Developer
2 17 (31.48%) Software Engineer
3 11 (20.37%) Senior Developer
4 6 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 5 (9.26%) C# Developer
5 5 (9.26%) iOS Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Python Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Senior DevOps
6 4 (7.41%) .NET Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Ada Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Ada Software Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Java Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Salesforce Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Senior iOS Developer
6 4 (7.41%) SOC Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (29.63%) REST
2 15 (27.78%) .NET
3 10 (18.52%) RabbitMQ
4 9 (16.67%) Web Services
5 7 (12.96%) ActiveMQ
5 7 (12.96%) ASP.NET
5 7 (12.96%) ZeroMQ
6 6 (11.11%) SOAP
7 5 (9.26%) CSS
7 5 (9.26%) HTML
8 4 (7.41%) Cocoa
8 4 (7.41%) Cocoa Touch
9 3 (5.56%) AngularJS
9 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (3.70%) Dojo
10 2 (3.70%) HTML5
10 2 (3.70%) PyQt
10 2 (3.70%) Symfony
10 2 (3.70%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Mobile App
2 5 (9.26%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.41%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (3.70%) Augmented Reality
4 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.70%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.70%) iPhone
4 2 (3.70%) User Experience
5 1 (1.85%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.85%) Digital TV
5 1 (1.85%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.85%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.85%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.85%) iPad
5 1 (1.85%) Oculus Rift
5 1 (1.85%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.85%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.85%) STB
Operating Systems
1 16 (29.63%) Linux
2 12 (22.22%) Unix
3 8 (14.81%) Apple iOS
4 5 (9.26%) Windows
5 2 (3.70%) Android
6 1 (1.85%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (20.37%) Analytics
3 9 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (14.81%) DevOps
4 8 (14.81%) Scrum
4 8 (14.81%) TDD
5 7 (12.96%) iOS Development
6 6 (11.11%) Integration Testing
6 6 (11.11%) MVC
6 6 (11.11%) OO
7 5 (9.26%) E-Commerce
7 5 (9.26%) Information Security
7 5 (9.26%) ITIL
7 5 (9.26%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (9.26%) Security Architecture
7 5 (9.26%) SIEM
7 5 (9.26%) Test Automation
7 5 (9.26%) UML
7 5 (9.26%) Unit Testing
8 4 (7.41%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 17 (31.48%) Python
2 16 (29.63%) Java
3 13 (24.07%) C#
4 12 (22.22%) SQL
5 11 (20.37%) C++
6 9 (16.67%) C
7 5 (9.26%) Ada
7 5 (9.26%) Apple Swift
7 5 (9.26%) JavaScript
7 5 (9.26%) MATLAB
7 5 (9.26%) Objective-C
7 5 (9.26%) PHP
8 4 (7.41%) Apex Code
8 4 (7.41%) Embedded C
8 4 (7.41%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.70%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.70%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.70%) VBA
10 1 (1.85%) Lua
10 1 (1.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 9 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (12.96%) Degree
3 5 (9.26%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) CISSP
4 1 (1.85%) CREST Certified
4 1 (1.85%) GCIA
4 1 (1.85%) GCIH
4 1 (1.85%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) DO-178B
1 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 7 (12.96%) Docker
2 5 (9.26%) Snort
3 1 (1.85%) LXC
Systems Management
1 7 (12.96%) Ansible
2 4 (7.41%) Nessus
2 4 (7.41%) QRadar
3 1 (1.85%) Computer Incident Response Team
3 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.85%) Puppet
3 1 (1.85%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.41%) CheckPoint
2 4 (7.41%) Cisco
2 4 (7.41%) Citrix
2 4 (7.41%) Intel Security
2 4 (7.41%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (7.41%) ScanSafe
3 2 (3.70%) Remedy
4 1 (1.85%) ArcSight
4 1 (1.85%) Intel
4 1 (1.85%) LogRhythm
4 1 (1.85%) MathWorks
4 1 (1.85%) Serena
4 1 (1.85%) Splunk
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