The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bedford region that had .NET Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
.NET Developer
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 12 7 11
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 1.82% 4.00% 5.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.89% 4.17% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £375 £338 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +11.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £336 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.08% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £38.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-56.57% +11.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
53 24 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 96.36% 96.00% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 18 28
Median daily rate £415 £413 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% +44.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Median hourly rate £10.81 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Bedford region that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Developer across the Bedford region.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Developer across the Bedford region.

.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, .NET 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 Bedford region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Telerik
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Telerik