Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Web Developer was £339 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 17 November 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.

Web Developer
South West > Bristol
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 102 88
Rank change year-on-year +3 -14 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 21 12 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.06% 0.69% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 0.72% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 14
Bristol median daily rate £339 £319 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.27% +2.00% -4.58%
10th Percentile £284 £298 £263
90th Percentile £413 £380 £399
South West median daily rate £345 £323 £320
% change year-on-year +6.98% +0.78% -1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Bristol median hourly rate £55.00 - £9.00
South West median hourly rate £55.00 £21.00 £9.00
% change year-on-year +161.90% +133.33% -30.77%

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 1873 1660 1658
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.88% 95.07% 95.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1275 1175 1218
Bristol median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £213 £231 £236
90th Percentile £523 £538 £536
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 82 85
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £24.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +53.13% -3.03%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.00 £11.17
90th Percentile £51.95 £47.40 £41.50
South West median hourly rate £32.00 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +28.00% -9.09% +37.50%

Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured Web Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Web Developer in Bristol

Web Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Web Developer in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Developer in Bristol

Web Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Developer in Bristol over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Developer in Bristol

Web Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Developer in Bristol

Web Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Web Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 20 (95.24%) Web Development
2 17 (80.95%) JavaScript
3 16 (76.19%) HTML
3 16 (76.19%) CSS
4 13 (61.90%) Git (software)
5 10 (47.62%) AngularJS
5 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (42.86%) PHP
7 8 (38.10%) React
8 7 (33.33%) Sass
8 7 (33.33%) C#
8 7 (33.33%) .NET
8 7 (33.33%) MVC
9 6 (28.57%) Scrum
9 6 (28.57%) MySQL
9 6 (28.57%) Relational Database
9 6 (28.57%) HTML5
9 6 (28.57%) CSS3
10 5 (23.81%) ES6
10 5 (23.81%) REST
10 5 (23.81%) Linux
10 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
11 4 (19.05%) Node.js
11 4 (19.05%) Laravel
11 4 (19.05%) NoSQL
11 4 (19.05%) Apple iOS
11 4 (19.05%) Android
11 4 (19.05%) jQuery
12 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (14.29%) Kanban

Web Developer 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) Apache
1 2 (9.52%) CMS
1 2 (9.52%) nginx
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Solr
2 1 (4.76%) Drupal
2 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.76%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) MySQL
1 6 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 4 (19.05%) NoSQL
3 3 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (61.90%) Git (software)
2 3 (14.29%) GitLab
2 3 (14.29%) gulp
2 3 (14.29%) PhpStorm
2 3 (14.29%) webpack
3 2 (9.52%) JIRA
4 1 (4.76%) FxCop
4 1 (4.76%) git-flow
4 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.76%) NUnit
4 1 (4.76%) ReSharper
General
1 3 (14.29%) Marketing
1 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Electronics
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) CSS
1 16 (76.19%) HTML
2 10 (47.62%) AngularJS
3 8 (38.10%) React
4 7 (33.33%) .NET
4 7 (33.33%) Sass
5 6 (28.57%) CSS3
5 6 (28.57%) HTML5
6 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
6 5 (23.81%) REST
7 4 (19.05%) jQuery
7 4 (19.05%) Laravel
7 4 (19.05%) Node.js
8 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (14.29%) CodeIgniter
8 3 (14.29%) RESTful
8 3 (14.29%) SOAP
8 3 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (9.52%) JSON
9 2 (9.52%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 4 (19.05%) Android
2 4 (19.05%) Apple iOS
3 2 (9.52%) Debian
3 2 (9.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Web Development
2 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (33.33%) MVC
4 6 (28.57%) Scrum
5 3 (14.29%) API Design
5 3 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (14.29%) Kanban
5 3 (14.29%) Loose Coupling
5 3 (14.29%) OO
5 3 (14.29%) Web Design
6 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.52%) Issue Tracking
6 2 (9.52%) OOD
6 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
6 2 (9.52%) Project Management
6 2 (9.52%) RAD
6 2 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (9.52%) Software Architecture
6 2 (9.52%) TDD
6 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) JavaScript
2 9 (42.86%) PHP
3 7 (33.33%) C#
4 5 (23.81%) ES6
5 3 (14.29%) Python
6 2 (9.52%) PHP 5
6 2 (9.52%) Ruby
6 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (9.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) SAP