The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Bedford during the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Developer
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank - - 12
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford - - 2.56%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £51.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -21.56% +41.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Bedford
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 37 29 37
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 97.37% 82.86% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 24 23
Median daily rate £363 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.12% +26.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £170 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% -52.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford that featured SQL Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in Bedford

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SQL Developer in Bedford.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Developer in Bedford

SQL Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Developer in Bedford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Developer in Bedford