The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Hitwise products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hitwise over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Experian Hitwise.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hitwise
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Hitwise 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £263
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
196 85 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 45.69% 46.20% 38.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 54 49
Average daily rate £400 £328 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.13% -12.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £184 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 13
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £30.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -43.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £19.30 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Hitwise
East of England