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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 1 10 35
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +25
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 48 34 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 17.98% 10.59% 3.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.67% 10.97% 3.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 24 7
Median daily rate £450 £359 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.43% +6.29%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +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
244 310 367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 91.39% 96.57% 98.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 214 290
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 39 15
Median hourly rate £14.00 £45.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.88% +130.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 21 January 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 21 January 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
Bedford +2 18 £450 +45.74% 6
Luton +13 15 £370 -1.33% 4
Dunstable - 2 £220 - 8
Developer
East of England

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 24 (28.57%) Java
2 23 (27.38%) Web Services
3 21 (25.00%) C#
4 19 (22.62%) .NET
5 18 (21.43%) HTML
5 18 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 18 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (19.05%) Android
7 15 (17.86%) Android Development
8 14 (16.67%) AngularJS
8 14 (16.67%) CSS
9 13 (15.48%) SQL Server
9 13 (15.48%) Apple iOS
10 12 (14.29%) jQuery
10 12 (14.29%) ASP.NET
11 11 (13.10%) MVC
11 11 (13.10%) Software Engineering
11 11 (13.10%) JIRA
11 11 (13.10%) iOS Development
12 10 (11.90%) Apple Swift
12 10 (11.90%) Core Animation
12 10 (11.90%) RESTful
12 10 (11.90%) Objective-C
12 10 (11.90%) Finance
13 9 (10.71%) TDD
13 9 (10.71%) Subversion
13 9 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (9.52%) JSON
14 8 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (9.52%) SQL

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 7 (8.33%) JBoss
2 6 (7.14%) Drupal
2 6 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.57%) CMS
5 2 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.38%) WordPress
6 1 (1.19%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.19%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.57%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.19%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.38%) Office 365
4 1 (1.19%) GitHub
4 1 (1.19%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.19%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.48%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.38%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.38%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.19%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.19%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.19%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.19%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 11 (13.10%) JIRA
2 9 (10.71%) Subversion
3 5 (5.95%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.57%) Ant
4 3 (3.57%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.57%) Maven
4 3 (3.57%) Selenium
4 3 (3.57%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.38%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.38%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.38%) JBehave
5 2 (2.38%) JUnit
5 2 (2.38%) SoapUI
5 2 (2.38%) SpecFlow
5 2 (2.38%) TestNG
5 2 (2.38%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.19%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (1.19%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.19%) Xcode
General
1 10 (11.90%) Finance
2 6 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (3.57%) Advertising
4 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (27.38%) Web Services
2 19 (22.62%) .NET
3 18 (21.43%) HTML
4 14 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 14 (16.67%) CSS
5 12 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 12 (14.29%) jQuery
6 10 (11.90%) Core Animation
6 10 (11.90%) RESTful
7 9 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (9.52%) JSON
9 7 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (8.33%) REST
9 7 (8.33%) XML
10 6 (7.14%) Entity Framework
11 5 (5.95%) XSLT
12 4 (4.76%) HTML5
12 4 (4.76%) Sass
13 3 (3.57%) CSS3
13 3 (3.57%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.95%) Blockchain
1 5 (5.95%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.19%) Clustering
3 1 (1.19%) Fintech
3 1 (1.19%) iSeries
3 1 (1.19%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.19%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.05%) Android
2 13 (15.48%) Apple iOS
3 4 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (17.86%) Android Development
3 11 (13.10%) iOS Development
3 11 (13.10%) MVC
3 11 (13.10%) Software Engineering
4 9 (10.71%) TDD
5 8 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (9.52%) E-Commerce
6 6 (7.14%) Scrum
7 5 (5.95%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (5.95%) Web Development
8 4 (4.76%) Front End Development
9 3 (3.57%) BDD
9 3 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (3.57%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (3.57%) CRM
9 3 (3.57%) SOA
10 2 (2.38%) Data Modelling
10 2 (2.38%) OO
10 2 (2.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 24 (28.57%) Java
2 21 (25.00%) C#
3 18 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 10 (11.90%) Apple Swift
4 10 (11.90%) Objective-C
5 8 (9.52%) SQL
6 3 (3.57%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.38%) Perl
7 2 (2.38%) PHP
7 2 (2.38%) Python
7 2 (2.38%) Ruby
7 2 (2.38%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.19%) C
8 1 (1.19%) Haskell
8 1 (1.19%) PHP 5
8 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.95%) QA
2 2 (2.38%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (2.38%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 8 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.14%) Oracle
3 4 (4.76%) TIBCO
4 2 (2.38%) hybris
4 2 (2.38%) IBM
4 2 (2.38%) Nintex
4 2 (2.38%) SAP
5 1 (1.19%) BEA
5 1 (1.19%) Google
5 1 (1.19%) Informatica
5 1 (1.19%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.19%) Telerik
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