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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 40 45 26
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -19
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 31 28 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 4.10% 3.43% 6.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.08% 4.23% 8.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 20 40
Median daily rate £450 £355 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.76% -11.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £321 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £403 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.86% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 7
Median hourly rate £35.75 £40.75 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.26% -14.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.15 £38.15 £40.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.35 £43.35 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.75 £40.70 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.57% +1.75%
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
610 662 729
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 80.58% 81.13% 76.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 503 555
Median daily rate £386 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.64% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 17 27
Median hourly rate £41.50 £41.13 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.91% -13.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.47 £16.50 £17.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.00 £54.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

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 5 December 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 18 (31.03%) .NET
1 18 (31.03%) Python
1 18 (31.03%) REST
2 17 (29.31%) Java
2 17 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (27.59%) Linux
4 14 (24.14%) SQL
5 13 (22.41%) Unix
6 12 (20.69%) C#
6 12 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (20.69%) Analytics
7 11 (18.97%) RabbitMQ
7 11 (18.97%) Web Services
7 11 (18.97%) Scrum
8 10 (17.24%) C++
9 9 (15.52%) Apple iOS
9 9 (15.52%) OpenStack
9 9 (15.52%) Security Cleared
9 9 (15.52%) Git (software)
9 9 (15.52%) DevOps
10 8 (13.79%) Mobile App
10 8 (13.79%) iOS Development
10 8 (13.79%) SC Cleared
10 8 (13.79%) C
10 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
10 8 (13.79%) ASP.NET
10 8 (13.79%) TDD
10 8 (13.79%) Degree
11 7 (12.07%) ActiveMQ
11 7 (12.07%) SOAP

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 (15.52%) OpenStack
2 2 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.45%) IIS
3 1 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Simulink
2 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.62%) TestFlight
3 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.72%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) Internet
2 6 (10.34%) Firewall
2 6 (10.34%) TCP/IP
3 5 (8.62%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (3.45%) Wireless
5 1 (1.72%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.62%) Azure SQL Database
2 5 (8.62%) CouchDB
2 5 (8.62%) MongoDB
2 5 (8.62%) MySQL
2 5 (8.62%) SQLite
3 4 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.17%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.45%) MS Access
6 1 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.72%) Big Data
6 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.72%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 9 (15.52%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.90%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (5.17%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.45%) JIRA
5 1 (1.72%) JUnit
5 1 (1.72%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.72%) NUnit
5 1 (1.72%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (1.72%) Selenium
5 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (6.90%) Aerospace
2 3 (5.17%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Marketing
3 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.72%) Electronics
4 1 (1.72%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (48.28%) Developer
2 16 (27.59%) Software Engineer
3 11 (18.97%) Senior Developer
4 6 (10.34%) Analyst
4 6 (10.34%) C# Developer
4 6 (10.34%) iOS Developer
4 6 (10.34%) Software Developer
5 5 (8.62%) .NET Developer
5 5 (8.62%) C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Python Developer
5 5 (8.62%) Senior DevOps
5 5 (8.62%) Senior iOS Developer
6 4 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Java Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) SOC Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Ada Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Embedded Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (31.03%) .NET
1 18 (31.03%) REST
2 11 (18.97%) RabbitMQ
2 11 (18.97%) Web Services
3 8 (13.79%) ASP.NET
4 7 (12.07%) ActiveMQ
4 7 (12.07%) SOAP
4 7 (12.07%) ZeroMQ
5 6 (10.34%) CSS
5 6 (10.34%) HTML
6 5 (8.62%) Cocoa
6 5 (8.62%) Cocoa Touch
7 4 (6.90%) AngularJS
7 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (5.17%) Dojo
8 3 (5.17%) HTML5
8 3 (5.17%) WCF
9 2 (3.45%) Symfony
9 2 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Mobile App
2 6 (10.34%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.62%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (6.90%) User Experience
5 2 (3.45%) Augmented Reality
5 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.45%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.45%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (3.45%) iPhone
6 1 (1.72%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.72%) Digital TV
6 1 (1.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.72%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.72%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.72%) iPad
6 1 (1.72%) Oculus Rift
6 1 (1.72%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.72%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.72%) STB
Operating Systems
1 16 (27.59%) Linux
2 13 (22.41%) Unix
3 9 (15.52%) Apple iOS
4 6 (10.34%) Windows
5 2 (3.45%) Android
6 1 (1.72%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (20.69%) Analytics
2 12 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (18.97%) Scrum
4 9 (15.52%) DevOps
5 8 (13.79%) iOS Development
5 8 (13.79%) TDD
6 7 (12.07%) Integration Testing
6 7 (12.07%) Test Automation
7 6 (10.34%) E-Commerce
7 6 (10.34%) Information Security
7 6 (10.34%) ITIL
7 6 (10.34%) MVC
7 6 (10.34%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (10.34%) Security Architecture
7 6 (10.34%) SIEM
7 6 (10.34%) Unit Testing
8 5 (8.62%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (8.62%) OO
8 5 (8.62%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 18 (31.03%) Python
2 17 (29.31%) Java
3 14 (24.14%) SQL
4 12 (20.69%) C#
5 10 (17.24%) C++
6 8 (13.79%) C
7 6 (10.34%) Apple Swift
7 6 (10.34%) JavaScript
7 6 (10.34%) Objective-C
8 5 (8.62%) Ada
8 5 (8.62%) MATLAB
8 5 (8.62%) PHP
8 5 (8.62%) PowerShell
9 4 (6.90%) Embedded C
10 3 (5.17%) Apex Code
10 3 (5.17%) T-SQL
11 2 (3.45%) Bash Shell
11 2 (3.45%) VBA
12 1 (1.72%) Delphi
12 1 (1.72%) VC++
Qualifications
1 9 (15.52%) Security Cleared
2 8 (13.79%) Degree
2 8 (13.79%) SC Cleared
3 6 (10.34%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) CISSP
4 1 (1.72%) CREST Certified
4 1 (1.72%) GCIA
4 1 (1.72%) GCIH
4 1 (1.72%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) DO-178B
1 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 7 (12.07%) Docker
2 6 (10.34%) Snort
3 1 (1.72%) LXC
Systems Management
1 7 (12.07%) Ansible
2 5 (8.62%) Nessus
2 5 (8.62%) QRadar
3 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.72%) Puppet
3 1 (1.72%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.62%) CheckPoint
2 5 (8.62%) Cisco
2 5 (8.62%) Citrix
2 5 (8.62%) Intel Security
2 5 (8.62%) ScanSafe
3 3 (5.17%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.45%) Remedy
5 1 (1.72%) ArcSight
5 1 (1.72%) Intel
5 1 (1.72%) LogRhythm
5 1 (1.72%) MathWorks
5 1 (1.72%) Splunk
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
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