The table below looks at the statistics for Web Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Development over the 3 months to 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Development
Rank 44 31 25
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Contract jobs citing Web Development 1 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.26% 1.77% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 2.58% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
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£325 £500 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +150.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £328 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +9.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+51.11% -18.18%
Web Development
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
306 194 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.69% 68.79% 73.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 116 92
Average daily rate £450 £375 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 11
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -56.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.75 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

Web Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Development across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Web Development Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Web Development
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Web Development Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Web Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Web Development Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Web Development
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 Web Development within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 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 -14 1 £325 -35.00% 1
Bedford - - - - 1
Leighton Buzzard - - - -
Web Development
East of England

Web Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Web Development also 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 that cited Web Development.

1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) C#
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) OO
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (12.50%) UNIX
6 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
6 1 (12.50%) OOD
6 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
6 1 (12.50%) JBoss
6 1 (12.50%) RAD

Web Development
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Web Development also 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 that cited Web Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) JBoss
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) DB2
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 1 (12.50%) MyEclipse
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Head of Development
2 2 (25.00%) Head of Web Development
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Development Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Web Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Web Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Web Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Development Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) JSP
4 1 (12.50%) Struts
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET
4 1 (12.50%) Ajax
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (12.50%) Java EE
4 1 (12.50%) WCF
4 1 (12.50%) LINQ
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) JSF
4 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (12.50%) LINQ to SQL
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (12.50%) ICEfaces
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
1 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (37.50%) MVC
5 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) OO
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (12.50%) OOD
6 1 (12.50%) RAD
6 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
6 1 (12.50%) TDD
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (12.50%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft