The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 3 6 1
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 12 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 21.43% 18.67% 47.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.82% 21.21% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 4
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£319 £280 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.83% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £317
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £34.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.56% -2.14%
Developer
Bedfordshire

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
55 66 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 98.21% 88.00% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 47 12
Average daily rate £300 £305 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £210 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £427 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.56% +131.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Bedford

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 14 (53.85%) .NET
2 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 12 (46.15%) SQL
4 10 (38.46%) C#
5 8 (30.77%) CSS
6 7 (26.92%) MVC
6 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
7 5 (19.23%) Drupal
7 5 (19.23%) HTML
7 5 (19.23%) PHP
8 4 (15.38%) MySQL
8 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (15.38%) Remedy
8 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
8 4 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (11.54%) LESS
9 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (11.54%) HTML5
9 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (11.54%) jQuery
9 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (11.54%) Oracle
9 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
10 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (7.69%) SAS
10 2 (7.69%) Java

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (19.23%) Drupal
2 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.69%) SAS
3 2 (7.69%) Apache Pig
3 2 (7.69%) Apache Spark
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.85%) WordPress
4 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.85%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) LAN
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (15.38%) MySQL
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (7.69%) Sqoop
4 2 (7.69%) Impala
4 2 (7.69%) Hadoop
4 2 (7.69%) Apache Hive
4 2 (7.69%) Big Data
4 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (3.85%) CorVu
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.85%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) NUnit
1 1 (3.85%) Selenium
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Automotive
1 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (53.85%) .NET
2 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (30.77%) CSS
4 5 (19.23%) HTML
5 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
5 4 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (11.54%) LESS
6 3 (11.54%) jQuery
6 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (11.54%) HTML5
7 2 (7.69%) Web Services
7 2 (7.69%) XML
7 2 (7.69%) WCF
8 1 (3.85%) WPF
8 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (3.85%) Middleware
8 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
8 1 (3.85%) MDX
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
1 1 (3.85%) Android
1 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) MVC
2 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) Web Development
4 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Data Migration
4 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (3.85%) Project Management
4 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.85%) E-business
4 1 (3.85%) Migration
4 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL
4 1 (3.85%) ERP
4 1 (3.85%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
1 12 (46.15%) SQL
2 10 (38.46%) C#
3 5 (19.23%) PHP
4 2 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.85%) VB
5 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.85%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Oozie
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 4 (15.38%) Remedy
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) Teradata
4 1 (3.85%) LANDesk
4 1 (3.85%) Zend
4 1 (3.85%) Xamarin
4 1 (3.85%) Cognos
4 1 (3.85%) Citrix
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