The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bedford region that had Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Programmer 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £331 £335
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £41.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-18.78% +37.50%
Programmer
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
30 53 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 90.91% 98.15% 91.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 37 51
Median daily rate £280 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £160 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £420 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £11.00 £20.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% -21.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Programmer Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford