The table below looks at the statistics for Unit4 Business World skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit4 Business World over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit4 Financials Business World Edition (formerly Agresso)
Rank - 32 36
Contract jobs citing Unit4 Business World 0 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 1.43% 3.09%
As % of the Business Applications category - 13.89% 26.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 9
Median daily rate - £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Unit4 Business World
East of England

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

Business Applications Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
19 36 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.54% 10.32% 11.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 22 43
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £348 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £525 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+105.71% -44.88%

Unit4 Business World
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Unit4 Business World as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

Unit4 Business World Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Unit4 Business World
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Unit4 Business World across the Bedfordshire region.

Unit4 Business World Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Unit4 Business World
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Unit4 Business World 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 Unit4 Business World.

1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) General Ledger
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) API Design
3 1 (33.33%) Service Design
3 1 (33.33%) Data Flow Diagram
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Cash Management
3 1 (33.33%) Logical Data Model

Unit4 Business World
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:

General
1 3 (100.00%) General Ledger
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce Architect
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) API Design
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Cash Management
3 1 (33.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Data Flow Diagram
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (33.33%) Service Design
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing