Period
to 13 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a Java Software Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Java Software Engineer
South West > Bristol
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 113 103
Rank change year-on-year -11 -10 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 1 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.047% 0.10% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.11% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Bristol median daily rate - £431 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.99% +17.33%
South West median daily rate £475 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +15.15% +10.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Bristol median hourly rate - - £49.25
South West median hourly rate £43.00 £43.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +7.50% -27.27%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Bristol
Contract vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 2,023 1,855 1,642
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.51% 95.03% 95.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,358 1,259 1,166
Bristol median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £258 £213 £231
90th Percentile £538 £521 £550
South West median daily rate £425 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +10.39% +2.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 57 78
Bristol median hourly rate £37.55 £18.63 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +101.61% -23.98% +53.13%
10th Percentile £15.12 £11.98 £11.93
90th Percentile £60.63 £53.65 £46.15
South West median hourly rate £39.50 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +21.54% +30.00% -9.09%

Java Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured Java Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Engineer in Bristol

Java Software Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Java Software Engineer in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Software Engineer in Bristol

Java Software Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer in Bristol.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java Software Engineer in Bristol

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, Java Software Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region featuring Java Software Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Simulink
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) NetBeans
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Junos
1 1 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Def Stans
1 1 (100.00%) MISRA C
1 1 (100.00%) MISRA
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Team Concert

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 (100.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Junos
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) NetBeans
1 1 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Team Concert
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Def Stans
1 1 (100.00%) MISRA
1 1 (100.00%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper