Period
to 19 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Senior Software Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

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.

Senior Software Engineer
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 62 58
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire - 0.15% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.16% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Bedfordshire median daily rate - £500 -
East of England median daily rate £450 £438 £350
% change year-on-year +2.86% +25.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £50.00 £50.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. 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
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies in Bedfordshire with a recognized job title 536 640 608
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.22% 95.81% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 442 399
Bedfordshire median daily rate £413 £448 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.82% +5.29% +6.25%
10th Percentile £203 £270 £205
90th Percentile £588 £575 £588
East of England median daily rate £425 £415 £388
% change year-on-year +2.41% +7.10% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 15 12
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £16.17 £15.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.77% -57.75% +10.84%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.05 £11.52
90th Percentile £20.80 £47.29 £45.00
East of England median hourly rate £17.46 £18.00 £20.41
% change year-on-year -3.00% -11.81% -5.07%

Senior Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings that featured Senior Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Engineer in Bedfordshire

Senior Software Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Senior Software Engineer in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Software Engineer in Bedfordshire

Senior Software Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer in Bedfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Software Engineer in Bedfordshire