The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 28 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 terms in our Miscellaneous 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 48 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Contract jobs citing Statistics 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.39% 0.84% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.08% 3.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£150 £120 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £363
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
- +38.46%
Miscellaneous Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
96 54 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 18.82% 22.69% 16.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 27 30
Average daily rate £425 £328 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.77% -7.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £246 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £546 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £42.00 £22.50 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% -26.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.75 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+1.20% -19.35%
Statistics
East of England

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Statistics
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Statistics Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Statistics
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Statistics Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Statistics
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 Statistics within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -14 2 £150 +25.00%
Statistics
East of England

Statistics
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Statistics 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 Statistics.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Northgate
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Capita
3 1 (33.33%) Orchard
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Statistics 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 Statistics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Support
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Northgate
2 1 (33.33%) Capita
2 1 (33.33%) Orchard