The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bedfordshire region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analytics
Rank 40 27 38
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +11
Contract jobs citing Analytics 11 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.15% 0.85% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.64% 1.34% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 2
Average daily rate
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£413 £650 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.53% +62.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £330 £375
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £37.50 £35.22
% change year-on-year
-48.00% +6.47%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
416 149 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 81.25% 63.14% 75.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 76 144
Average daily rate £413 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.01% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 8
Average hourly rate £26.00 £18.50 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.54% -45.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.30 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £22.50 £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Analytics
East of England

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analytics across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Analytics Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 10 £400 -
Analytics
East of England

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 10 (50.00%) Retail
1 10 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 6 (30.00%) SiteCatalyst
2 6 (30.00%) Google
2 6 (30.00%) Marketing
2 6 (30.00%) Google Analytics
2 6 (30.00%) Adobe
2 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (25.00%) Web Development
4 4 (20.00%) Java EE
4 4 (20.00%) JIRA
4 4 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (20.00%) jQuery
4 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Android
4 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (20.00%) MyEclipse
4 4 (20.00%) ICEfaces
4 4 (20.00%) Change Management
4 4 (20.00%) Migration
4 4 (20.00%) JSF
4 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) Ajax

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 4 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (20.00%) CMS
1 4 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (20.00%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (5.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Google Analytics
1 6 (30.00%) SiteCatalyst
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) DB2
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) OLAP
3 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (20.00%) JIRA
1 4 (20.00%) MyEclipse
2 1 (5.00%) Firebug
General
1 10 (50.00%) Retail
2 6 (30.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Software Engineer
1 4 (20.00%) Developer
1 4 (20.00%) Integration Manager
1 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
1 4 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Information Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Designer
4 1 (5.00%) SAS Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Senior SAS Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Designer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Designer
4 1 (5.00%) Commercial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) JSP
1 4 (20.00%) Struts
1 4 (20.00%) Web Services
1 4 (20.00%) JSF
1 4 (20.00%) Ajax
1 4 (20.00%) Java EE
1 4 (20.00%) jQuery
1 4 (20.00%) ICEfaces
2 1 (5.00%) EDI
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (20.00%) EPoS
3 1 (5.00%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) UNIX
1 4 (20.00%) Android
1 4 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (25.00%) Web Development
3 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 4 (20.00%) Change Management
3 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (20.00%) Web Analytics
3 4 (20.00%) OO
3 4 (20.00%) RAD
3 4 (20.00%) Migration
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 4 (20.00%) Android Development
3 4 (20.00%) iOS Development
4 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Adobe
1 6 (30.00%) Google
2 4 (20.00%) JBoss
3 1 (5.00%) Tableau