Period
to 20 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Software Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

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.

Senior Software Engineer
South West > Bristol
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 111 97
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 0 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol - 0.16% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.17% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Bristol median daily rate - £350 -
South West median daily rate £310 £313 £456
% change year-on-year -0.80% -31.51% +30.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £43.25 £32.00
% change year-on-year - +35.16% -8.57%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1636 1765 1671
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 95.45% 96.40% 95.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1113 1247 1216
Bristol median daily rate £375 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.74% -2.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £225 £238 £238
90th Percentile £525 £538 £525
South West median daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +2.67% - +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 73 71
Bristol median hourly rate £27.75 £32.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.62% +91.18% -2.86%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.35 £11.50
90th Percentile £46.35 £48.30 £41.50
South West median hourly rate £38.00 £34.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year +9.35% +65.48% +10.53%

Senior Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Engineer in Bristol

Senior Software Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Software Engineer in Bristol