The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 13 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 3.51% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.57% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£362 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.68% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £37.50
Software 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
56 64 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 98.25% 84.21% 83.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 47 13
Average daily rate £300 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £210 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £427 £412
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%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Software Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Software Developer Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

Software Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Software Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

Software Developer
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) LESS
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) LESS
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £350.00 - £387.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago