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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 6 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 48 49 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 12.57% 10.89% 16.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.52% 12.13% 17.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 41 20
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£390 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.63 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.94% -6.78%
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
355 404 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 92.93% 89.78% 95.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 243 111
Average daily rate £413 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 14 8
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.50 £20.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.86% +23.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.51 £14.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.28 £41.20 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 19 £400 +6.66% 10
Bedford +5 14 £375 +41.50% 11
Developer
East of England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 27 (40.30%) JavaScript
2 24 (35.82%) .NET
3 23 (34.33%) SQL
4 21 (31.34%) ASP.NET
5 20 (29.85%) HTML
6 19 (28.36%) C#
6 19 (28.36%) CSS
7 17 (25.37%) Java
8 15 (22.39%) Oracle
9 12 (17.91%) Microsoft
9 12 (17.91%) Retail
10 11 (16.42%) SQL Server
11 10 (14.93%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (13.43%) Finance
12 9 (13.43%) jQuery
13 8 (11.94%) Spring
13 8 (11.94%) Selenium
13 8 (11.94%) MVC
13 8 (11.94%) Web Services
13 8 (11.94%) XML
14 7 (10.45%) JUnit
14 7 (10.45%) PHP
14 7 (10.45%) E-Commerce
14 7 (10.45%) hybris
14 7 (10.45%) FMCG
14 7 (10.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 6 (8.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 6 (8.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 6 (8.96%) SAP
15 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 5 (7.46%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.97%) CMS
3 2 (2.99%) Apache Pig
3 2 (2.99%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.99%) Drupal
3 2 (2.99%) Umbraco
3 2 (2.99%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.99%) SAS
3 2 (2.99%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.49%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.49%) WordPress
4 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.49%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.49%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.49%) MS Office
2 1 (1.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle iProcurement
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle Receivables
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) SaaS
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) Internet
2 2 (2.99%) Intranet
3 1 (1.49%) SSH
3 1 (1.49%) WEP
3 1 (1.49%) Telnet
3 1 (1.49%) LAN
3 1 (1.49%) HTTP
3 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.42%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (8.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (4.48%) SAP BW
5 3 (4.48%) SAP BI
5 3 (4.48%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (4.48%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (4.48%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (4.48%) BusinessObjects XI
5 3 (4.48%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.99%) Big Data
6 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.99%) Sqoop
6 2 (2.99%) Impala
6 2 (2.99%) Apache Hive
6 2 (2.99%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (11.94%) Selenium
2 7 (10.45%) JUnit
3 4 (5.97%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.48%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.48%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.49%) NUnit
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.49%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.49%) Grunt
5 1 (1.49%) Bower
General
1 12 (17.91%) Retail
2 9 (13.43%) Finance
3 4 (5.97%) Games
4 2 (2.99%) Marketing
4 2 (2.99%) Advertising
5 1 (1.49%) Local Government
5 1 (1.49%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (35.82%) .NET
2 21 (31.34%) ASP.NET
3 20 (29.85%) HTML
4 19 (28.36%) CSS
5 9 (13.43%) jQuery
6 8 (11.94%) Spring
6 8 (11.94%) Web Services
6 8 (11.94%) XML
7 5 (7.46%) J2EE
7 5 (7.46%) AngularJS
8 4 (5.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (5.97%) HTML5
8 4 (5.97%) SOAP
8 4 (5.97%) Hibernate
9 3 (4.48%) JSP
9 3 (4.48%) Qt
10 2 (2.99%) CSS3
10 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (2.99%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) FMCG
2 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.99%) User Experience
3 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.97%) Linux
2 2 (2.99%) UNIX
3 1 (1.49%) Windows
3 1 (1.49%) Android
3 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (14.93%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (11.94%) MVC
3 7 (10.45%) E-Commerce
4 6 (8.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (5.97%) Automation Testing
5 4 (5.97%) Web Development
5 4 (5.97%) Project Management
6 3 (4.48%) ITIL
6 3 (4.48%) UML
6 3 (4.48%) CRM
6 3 (4.48%) ERP
6 3 (4.48%) Waterfall
6 3 (4.48%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (2.99%) Analytics
7 2 (2.99%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (2.99%) Data Migration
7 2 (2.99%) Unit Testing
7 2 (2.99%) ETL
7 2 (2.99%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 27 (40.30%) JavaScript
2 23 (34.33%) SQL
3 19 (28.36%) C#
4 17 (25.37%) Java
5 7 (10.45%) PHP
6 5 (7.46%) PL/SQL
6 5 (7.46%) C++
7 3 (4.48%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.99%) COBOL
8 2 (2.99%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.49%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.49%) SAPscript
9 1 (1.49%) VB
9 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.49%) ABAP
9 1 (1.49%) C
9 1 (1.49%) Python
9 1 (1.49%) MUMPS
Qualifications
1 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) SLA
1 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.99%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) Oozie
Vendors
1 15 (22.39%) Oracle
2 12 (17.91%) Microsoft
3 7 (10.45%) hybris
4 6 (8.96%) SAP
5 5 (7.46%) Business Objects
6 4 (5.97%) Remedy
7 3 (4.48%) LANDesk
8 2 (2.99%) Twitter
8 2 (2.99%) Xamarin
8 2 (2.99%) Pega
8 2 (2.99%) Citrix
8 2 (2.99%) Retek
8 2 (2.99%) Cognos
8 2 (2.99%) TIBCO
8 2 (2.99%) InterSystems
8 2 (2.99%) Teradata
9 1 (1.49%) Google
9 1 (1.49%) Adobe
9 1 (1.49%) Hyperion
9 1 (1.49%) Zend
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