The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank - - 37
Contract jobs citing Internet 0 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - 2.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £18.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-26.02% -3.94%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
24 36 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 8.86% 11.32% 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 25 27
Median daily rate £350 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £200 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £29.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +65.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-41.89% +34.54%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Internet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Internet
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Internet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Internet.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) EFT
1 1 (100.00%) QA

Internet
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory