Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Software Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Bedford during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Software Developer
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 18 16
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford - 1.05% 2.35%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.06% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Bedford median daily rate - £366 £362
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +0.90% -
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £443 £353
% change year-on-year +1.69% +25.35% -11.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedford median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - £37.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Bedford
Contract vacancies in Bedford with a recognized job title 70 94 81
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 100.00% 98.95% 95.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 64 63
Bedford median daily rate £350 £370 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.47% +8.90% -4.23%
10th Percentile £125 £202 £200
90th Percentile £488 £450 £493
Bedfordshire median daily rate £430 £418 £400
% change year-on-year +2.99% +4.38% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 4
Bedford median hourly rate £15.00 £10.65 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.85% -57.40% +100.00%
10th Percentile £14.03 £10.32 £20.00
90th Percentile £24.00 £11.38 £30.00
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +7.14% -62.67% +120.59%

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings that featured Software Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Bedford