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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 31 43 47
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +4
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 35 29 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 4.05% 3.29% 2.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.10% 4.18% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 23
Median daily rate £381 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.57% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £425 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 2
Median hourly rate £42.00 £41.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% +6.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.70 £41.00 £37.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £41.00 £39.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+5.62% +2.56%
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
686 693 736
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 79.31% 78.66% 80.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 489 510 503
Median daily rate £375 £388 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +4.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 17 25
Median hourly rate £39.50 £37.74 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% +12.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £30.13 £17.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

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 3 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 3 May 2016.

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

Software Engineering
Contract Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Bristol region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth - 1 - -
Software Engineering
South West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 3 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 28 (38.89%) JavaScript
2 22 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (29.17%) .NET
3 21 (29.17%) Python
4 20 (27.78%) C#
5 19 (26.39%) MVC
6 18 (25.00%) C++
6 18 (25.00%) HTML
7 17 (23.61%) SQL Server
7 17 (23.61%) ASP.NET
7 17 (23.61%) Degree
8 16 (22.22%) Linux
8 16 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (19.44%) CSS
9 14 (19.44%) TDD
9 14 (19.44%) Scrum
10 13 (18.06%) C
10 13 (18.06%) Microsoft
11 12 (16.67%) SQL
11 12 (16.67%) Security Cleared
12 11 (15.28%) Relational Database
12 11 (15.28%) RDBMS
13 10 (13.89%) Web Services
13 10 (13.89%) E-Commerce
13 10 (13.89%) WCF
13 10 (13.89%) Computer Science
14 9 (12.50%) Integration Testing
14 9 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
14 9 (12.50%) OO
14 9 (12.50%) Ada

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:

Business Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (9.72%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.78%) PaaS
4 1 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (1.39%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.39%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 6 (8.33%) Internet
3 4 (5.56%) Broadband
3 4 (5.56%) DVB
3 4 (5.56%) HbbTV
4 2 (2.78%) Firewall
5 1 (1.39%) HTTP
5 1 (1.39%) Modbus
5 1 (1.39%) Network Security
5 1 (1.39%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (23.61%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.28%) RDBMS
2 11 (15.28%) Relational Database
3 7 (9.72%) MySQL
4 4 (5.56%) Big Data
4 4 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.39%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.39%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.39%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.39%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (6.94%) GDB
1 5 (6.94%) Rational Rhapsody
2 4 (5.56%) Cucumber
2 4 (5.56%) Moq
2 4 (5.56%) NUnit
2 4 (5.56%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (5.56%) SpecFlow
3 2 (2.78%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.78%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (2.78%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.39%) JUnit
4 1 (1.39%) Mockito
4 1 (1.39%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (5.56%) Aerospace
2 2 (2.78%) Automotive
2 2 (2.78%) Finance
3 1 (1.39%) Avionics
3 1 (1.39%) Billing
3 1 (1.39%) Electronics
3 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (52.78%) Software Engineer
2 22 (30.56%) Developer
3 12 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 9 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 9 (12.50%) JavaScript Engineer
5 7 (9.72%) C# Software Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (6.94%) C# Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Python Software Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) .NET Software Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 4 (5.56%) AWS Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) AWS Software Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Data Scientist
8 4 (5.56%) E-Commerce Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (29.17%) .NET
2 18 (25.00%) HTML
3 17 (23.61%) ASP.NET
4 16 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (19.44%) CSS
6 10 (13.89%) WCF
6 10 (13.89%) Web Services
7 8 (11.11%) AngularJS
7 8 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (11.11%) REST
8 6 (8.33%) Dojo
8 6 (8.33%) HTML5
8 6 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (6.94%) .NET Framework
9 5 (6.94%) Entity Framework
9 5 (6.94%) RESTful
10 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 4 (5.56%) D3.js
10 4 (5.56%) Gherkin
10 4 (5.56%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.89%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.72%) User Experience
3 5 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.56%) Algorithms
4 4 (5.56%) Client/Server
4 4 (5.56%) DTV
4 4 (5.56%) IPTV
4 4 (5.56%) MPEG
4 4 (5.56%) Statistics
4 4 (5.56%) Video on Demand
4 4 (5.56%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.78%) Device Driver
5 2 (2.78%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.78%) Physics
6 1 (1.39%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.39%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.39%) PMI
6 1 (1.39%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 16 (22.22%) Linux
2 7 (9.72%) Windows
3 5 (6.94%) VxWorks
4 2 (2.78%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.78%) Unix
4 2 (2.78%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.39%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (26.39%) MVC
3 14 (19.44%) Scrum
3 14 (19.44%) TDD
4 10 (13.89%) E-Commerce
5 9 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 9 (12.50%) OO
6 8 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (11.11%) OOP
6 8 (11.11%) UML
7 7 (9.72%) BDD
8 6 (8.33%) Microservices
8 6 (8.33%) Web Development
9 5 (6.94%) Front End Development
9 5 (6.94%) Process Management
9 5 (6.94%) Software Testing
10 4 (5.56%) Automated Testing
10 4 (5.56%) Configuration Management
10 4 (5.56%) Data Analysis
10 4 (5.56%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 28 (38.89%) JavaScript
2 21 (29.17%) Python
3 20 (27.78%) C#
4 18 (25.00%) C++
5 13 (18.06%) C
6 12 (16.67%) SQL
7 9 (12.50%) Ada
7 9 (12.50%) Ruby
8 7 (9.72%) Ada 95
8 7 (9.72%) T-SQL
9 4 (5.56%) Java
9 4 (5.56%) MATLAB
9 4 (5.56%) R
10 3 (4.17%) Perl
11 2 (2.78%) Embedded C
12 1 (1.39%) Apple Swift
12 1 (1.39%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 17 (23.61%) Degree
2 12 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 7 (9.72%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.56%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.78%) CISSP
5 2 (2.78%) CREST Certified
5 2 (2.78%) GCIA
5 2 (2.78%) GCIH
5 2 (2.78%) SANS
6 1 (1.39%) HND
6 1 (1.39%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) OIPF
2 3 (4.17%) MISRA
2 3 (4.17%) MISRA C
3 2 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.78%) Snort
2 1 (1.39%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) RSA enVision
2 1 (1.39%) Ansible
2 1 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.39%) Puppet
2 1 (1.39%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 13 (18.06%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.78%) ArcSight
2 2 (2.78%) Broadcom
2 2 (2.78%) LogRhythm
2 2 (2.78%) Serena
2 2 (2.78%) Splunk
3 1 (1.39%) Wonderware
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