The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire 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 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 5 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 52 71 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.87% 13.92% 15.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.99% 14.73% 17.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 46 13
Average daily rate
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£358 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £218 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £400 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Developer
East of England

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
347 482 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 92.53% 94.51% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 321 112
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £544
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 15 9
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.56% +75.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £12.50 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.02 £40.60 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

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 30 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +2 23 £375 - 9
Bedford +1 12 £319 +13.83% 10
Dunstable -2 2 £369 +47.50% 1
Leighton Buzzard 0 1 £375 +114.28%
Shefford - 1 - -
Developer
East of England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 33 (35.48%) SQL
2 30 (32.26%) JavaScript
2 30 (32.26%) SQL Server
3 27 (29.03%) .NET
4 25 (26.88%) CSS
5 23 (24.73%) HTML
6 22 (23.66%) ASP.NET
7 21 (22.58%) C#
8 20 (21.51%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (19.35%) Java
10 17 (18.28%) Oracle
11 16 (17.20%) XML
12 13 (13.98%) Retail
13 12 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 12 (12.90%) Finance
14 11 (11.83%) Microsoft
14 11 (11.83%) E-Commerce
15 10 (10.75%) Web Services
15 10 (10.75%) MVC
15 10 (10.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 9 (9.68%) PL/SQL
16 9 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
16 9 (9.68%) ETL
17 8 (8.60%) CRM
17 8 (8.60%) PHP
17 8 (8.60%) Agile Software Development
17 8 (8.60%) Selenium
17 8 (8.60%) jQuery
18 7 (7.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 7 (7.53%) Spring

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 6 (6.45%) Drupal
2 4 (4.30%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.23%) CMS
4 2 (2.15%) SAS
4 2 (2.15%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.15%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.15%) Apache Pig
4 2 (2.15%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.08%) WordPress
5 1 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (2.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.08%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.08%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Lawson
1 3 (3.23%) Movex
1 3 (3.23%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (3.23%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (3.23%) Oracle iProcurement
1 3 (3.23%) Infor M3
1 3 (3.23%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (3.23%) Oracle Receivables
1 3 (3.23%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (2.15%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (2.15%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.08%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.23%) SaaS
2 1 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.30%) HTTP
2 3 (3.23%) Intranet
2 3 (3.23%) Internet
3 1 (1.08%) Extranet
3 1 (1.08%) Telnet
3 1 (1.08%) WEP
3 1 (1.08%) SSH
3 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.08%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.08%) LAN
3 1 (1.08%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (32.26%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (10.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (7.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (6.45%) OLAP
6 6 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (5.38%) MySQL
7 5 (5.38%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (5.38%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (4.30%) Relational Database
8 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (4.30%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 3 (3.23%) BusinessObjects XI
9 3 (3.23%) OLAP Cube
9 3 (3.23%) SAP BW
9 3 (3.23%) SAP BI
9 3 (3.23%) DTS
Development Applications
1 8 (8.60%) Selenium
2 7 (7.53%) JUnit
3 4 (4.30%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (4.30%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.23%) Eclipse
4 3 (3.23%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.23%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (2.15%) ProC
6 1 (1.08%) NUnit
6 1 (1.08%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.08%) Grunt
6 1 (1.08%) Bower
6 1 (1.08%) gulp
General
1 13 (13.98%) Retail
2 12 (12.90%) Finance
3 4 (4.30%) Games
4 3 (3.23%) Local Government
5 2 (2.15%) Marketing
5 2 (2.15%) Advertising
6 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.08%) Automotive
6 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (29.03%) .NET
2 25 (26.88%) CSS
3 23 (24.73%) HTML
4 22 (23.66%) ASP.NET
5 16 (17.20%) XML
6 10 (10.75%) Web Services
7 8 (8.60%) jQuery
8 7 (7.53%) Spring
9 6 (6.45%) SOAP
9 6 (6.45%) AngularJS
9 6 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (5.38%) HTML5
10 5 (5.38%) JSP
10 5 (5.38%) J2EE
11 4 (4.30%) Hibernate
11 4 (4.30%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (3.23%) LESS
12 3 (3.23%) Qt
12 3 (3.23%) .NET Framework
12 3 (3.23%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.53%) FMCG
2 3 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.23%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.15%) User Experience
4 1 (1.08%) NHS
4 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.38%) Linux
2 4 (4.30%) UNIX
3 2 (2.15%) Windows
3 2 (2.15%) AIX
4 1 (1.08%) Android
4 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.51%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (11.83%) E-Commerce
3 10 (10.75%) MVC
4 9 (9.68%) ETL
5 8 (8.60%) CRM
5 8 (8.60%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (7.53%) Project Management
6 7 (7.53%) ERP
7 6 (6.45%) Web Development
7 6 (6.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (5.38%) Analytics
9 4 (4.30%) Automation Testing
9 4 (4.30%) Data Modelling
9 4 (4.30%) ITIL
10 3 (3.23%) UML
10 3 (3.23%) Information Management
10 3 (3.23%) Business Analytics
10 3 (3.23%) Waterfall
10 3 (3.23%) Performance Management
10 3 (3.23%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 33 (35.48%) SQL
2 30 (32.26%) JavaScript
3 21 (22.58%) C#
4 18 (19.35%) Java
5 9 (9.68%) PL/SQL
6 8 (8.60%) PHP
7 4 (4.30%) C++
7 4 (4.30%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.23%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.23%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
9 2 (2.15%) sed
9 2 (2.15%) AWK
9 2 (2.15%) Korn
9 2 (2.15%) VBA
9 2 (2.15%) VB
9 2 (2.15%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.15%) COBOL
9 2 (2.15%) C
10 1 (1.08%) ABAP
10 1 (1.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (2.15%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) QA
2 1 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.15%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.15%) Oozie
Vendors
1 17 (18.28%) Oracle
2 11 (11.83%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.53%) hybris
4 6 (6.45%) Tableau
4 6 (6.45%) SAP
5 4 (4.30%) Cognos
5 4 (4.30%) Remedy
6 3 (3.23%) LANDesk
7 2 (2.15%) Pega
7 2 (2.15%) InterSystems
7 2 (2.15%) Teradata
7 2 (2.15%) Lagan
7 2 (2.15%) Citrix
7 2 (2.15%) Retek
7 2 (2.15%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.08%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.08%) Adobe
8 1 (1.08%) Endeca
8 1 (1.08%) OpenText
8 1 (1.08%) Twitter
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £370 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £370 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £350.00 - £387.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bedfordshire
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £325.00 - £387.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago