The table below looks at the statistics for Analytics 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 Analytics over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analytics
Rank 38 33 31
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing Analytics 1 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.30% 3.37% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 4.13% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 1
Average daily rate £475 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £21.99 £31.71
% change year-on-year
-36.32% -30.66%
Analytics
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
296 315 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 89.16% 81.61% 70.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 250 116
Average daily rate £450 £475 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £588 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 7 8
Average hourly rate £47.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+171.42% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £13.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £22.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Analytics
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Analytics Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Analytics
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Analytics Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Analytics
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Analytics 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 Analytics.

1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) RUP
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
1 1 (50.00%) Kanban
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Analytics 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 Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) HR Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Kanban
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) RUP
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development