The table below looks at the statistics for E-business 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 E-business over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank - - 29
Contract jobs citing E-business 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
- +9.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £44.00
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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
308 192 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.79% 68.33% 72.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 116 92
Average daily rate £450 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £243 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 11
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -56.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.75 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% -11.29%

E-business
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

E-business Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

E-business
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

E-business Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

E-business
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

E-business Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire