The median contractor rate for a Web Developer was £365 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 3 months to 29 April 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.

Web Developer
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 - 40
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.32% - 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% - 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £365 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £338 £320
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £47.00 £17.86
% change year-on-year -14.89% +163.15%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. 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
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 305 313 369
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 96.21% 95.72% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 233 252
Median daily rate £425 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.85% -2.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +1.01% +5.60%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 30
Median hourly rate £14.50 £46.07 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.52% +15.17%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.83
% change year-on-year - +4.01%  

Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire that featured Web Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Web Developer in Bedfordshire

Web Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Developer in Bedfordshire

Web Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Developer in Bedfordshire

Web Developer
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Developer within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 1 £365 -
Web Developer
East of England

Web Developer Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, Web Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) Drupal
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project

Web Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) Drupal
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) PHP