The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bedfordshire region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 3 9 29
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 47 33 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 17.09% 10.12% 3.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.43% 10.54% 3.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 23 8
Median daily rate £375 £385 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +41.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £309 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £358
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +13.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire 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
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
255 313 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 92.73% 96.01% 96.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 218 309
Median daily rate £438 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 29 9
Median hourly rate £14.00 £46.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.89% +106.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.87 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.68 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Developer
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +11 16 £365 -6.41% 5
Bedford +5 16 £450 +26.31% 6
Dunstable - 4 £365 - 5
Developer
East of England

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 23 (25.00%) Java
2 22 (23.91%) JavaScript
2 22 (23.91%) Web Services
3 20 (21.74%) HTML
4 18 (19.57%) .NET
4 18 (19.57%) Android
5 17 (18.48%) Android Development
5 17 (18.48%) C#
6 16 (17.39%) SQL Server
6 16 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (15.22%) Finance
8 13 (14.13%) AngularJS
8 13 (14.13%) Apple iOS
9 12 (13.04%) SQL
9 12 (13.04%) CSS
10 11 (11.96%) Software Engineering
10 11 (11.96%) iOS Development
10 11 (11.96%) jQuery
11 10 (10.87%) JIRA
11 10 (10.87%) RESTful
11 10 (10.87%) Core Animation
11 10 (10.87%) Apple Swift
11 10 (10.87%) Objective-C
11 10 (10.87%) XML
11 10 (10.87%) ASP.NET
11 10 (10.87%) Microsoft
12 9 (9.78%) Oracle
12 9 (9.78%) MVC
12 9 (9.78%) Subversion
13 8 (8.70%) J2EE

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 6 (6.52%) Drupal
1 6 (6.52%) WebSphere
2 5 (5.43%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (5.43%) WebSphere Portal
3 4 (4.35%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.26%) CMS
4 3 (3.26%) JBoss
5 2 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.17%) IIS
5 2 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.17%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.17%) WordPress
6 1 (1.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.09%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.26%) BusinessWorks
1 3 (3.26%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.09%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.17%) Office 365
2 1 (1.09%) GitHub
2 1 (1.09%) Google Play
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.09%) SaaS
2 1 (1.09%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.26%) DB2
2 3 (3.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 3 (3.26%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.17%) GIS
3 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.09%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.09%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.09%) MySQL
4 1 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.09%) QlikView
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (10.87%) JIRA
2 9 (9.78%) Subversion
3 5 (5.43%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.26%) Eclipse
4 3 (3.26%) Rational Application Developer
5 2 (2.17%) Ant
5 2 (2.17%) Babel
5 2 (2.17%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.17%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.17%) Maven
5 2 (2.17%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.17%) webpack
6 1 (1.09%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.09%) JUnit
6 1 (1.09%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.09%) Selenium
6 1 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.09%) TestNG
6 1 (1.09%) Xcode
General
1 14 (15.22%) Finance
2 6 (6.52%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (3.26%) Advertising
4 1 (1.09%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (23.91%) Web Services
2 20 (21.74%) HTML
3 18 (19.57%) .NET
4 13 (14.13%) AngularJS
5 12 (13.04%) CSS
6 11 (11.96%) jQuery
7 10 (10.87%) ASP.NET
7 10 (10.87%) Core Animation
7 10 (10.87%) RESTful
7 10 (10.87%) XML
8 8 (8.70%) J2EE
8 8 (8.70%) Java EE
8 8 (8.70%) JSON
9 7 (7.61%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (7.61%) REST
10 6 (6.52%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (6.52%) JSP
11 5 (5.43%) JSF
11 5 (5.43%) JSR 168
11 5 (5.43%) JSR 286
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.43%) Blockchain
1 5 (5.43%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.09%) Clustering
4 1 (1.09%) iSeries
4 1 (1.09%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.09%) Physics
4 1 (1.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (19.57%) Android
2 13 (14.13%) Apple iOS
3 6 (6.52%) Windows
4 2 (2.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.48%) Android Development
2 16 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (11.96%) iOS Development
3 11 (11.96%) Software Engineering
4 9 (9.78%) MVC
5 7 (7.61%) OO
5 7 (7.61%) TDD
6 6 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (6.52%) Scrum
7 5 (5.43%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (5.43%) E-Commerce
7 5 (5.43%) OOP
7 5 (5.43%) Web Development
8 3 (3.26%) CRM
8 3 (3.26%) Front End Development
8 3 (3.26%) RAD
8 3 (3.26%) SOA
8 3 (3.26%) Web Application Development
9 2 (2.17%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 23 (25.00%) Java
2 22 (23.91%) JavaScript
3 17 (18.48%) C#
4 12 (13.04%) SQL
5 10 (10.87%) Apple Swift
5 10 (10.87%) Objective-C
6 3 (3.26%) PHP
6 3 (3.26%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.17%) ES6
7 2 (2.17%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.09%) C
8 1 (1.09%) Perl
8 1 (1.09%) PHP 5
8 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.09%) Python
8 1 (1.09%) Ruby
8 1 (1.09%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.26%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.09%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (2.17%) Docker
1 2 (2.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (2.17%) Ansible
2 1 (1.09%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 10 (10.87%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.78%) Oracle
3 7 (7.61%) IBM
4 4 (4.35%) TIBCO
5 2 (2.17%) hybris
5 2 (2.17%) Mapbox
5 2 (2.17%) Nintex
6 1 (1.09%) BEA
6 1 (1.09%) DevExpress
6 1 (1.09%) Google
6 1 (1.09%) SAP
6 1 (1.09%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.09%) Telerik
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £350.00 - £380.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago