Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytics over the 6 months to 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Analytics
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 25 45
Rank change year-on-year +5 +20 +1
Contract jobs citing Analytics 42 42 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 7.58% 6.13% 2.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.47% 7.12% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 21 11
Bedfordshire median daily rate £510 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.27% +29.41% -
10th Percentile £305 £311 £325
90th Percentile £604 £635 £688
East of England median daily rate £450 £500 £350
% change year-on-year -10.00% +42.86% -17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £16.00 - -
East of England median hourly rate £17.00 £34.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -50.72% +53.33% -35.41%

Analytics is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 496 590 534
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 89.53% 86.13% 84.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 409 339
Bedfordshire median daily rate £420 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.62% +4.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £225 £274 £213
90th Percentile £588 £580 £588
East of England median daily rate £438 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +4.17% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 9
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £17.00 £23.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.42% +69.64% -53.33%
10th Percentile £13.80 £10.87 £11.26
90th Percentile £35.00 £50.51 £46.16
East of England median hourly rate £17.70 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year -41.97% -1.61% +34.78%

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Analytics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in Bedfordshire

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Analytics in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytics in Bedfordshire

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in Bedfordshire

Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytics in Bedfordshire

Analytics
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 15 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +4 28 £475 -13.64% 1
Bedford +3 7 - - 1
Dunstable - 3 £300 -
Analytics
East of England

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Analytics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 20 (47.62%) Big Data
2 16 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (35.71%) Marketing
4 13 (30.95%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (23.81%) E-Commerce
8 9 (21.43%) Web Services
8 9 (21.43%) Linux
8 9 (21.43%) CRM
8 9 (21.43%) Hadoop
8 9 (21.43%) Waterfall
9 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
9 8 (19.05%) Retail
9 8 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (19.05%) Scrum
10 7 (16.67%) SQL
11 6 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (14.29%) Python
11 6 (14.29%) Statistics
11 6 (14.29%) Cloudera
11 6 (14.29%) High Availability
11 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (14.29%) Apache Spark
11 6 (14.29%) Data Science
12 5 (11.90%) Terraform
12 5 (11.90%) Ansible
12 5 (11.90%) IaaS
12 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Management
12 5 (11.90%) User Acceptance Testing

Analytics
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (14.29%) Apache Spark
2 3 (7.14%) Apache Airflow
2 3 (7.14%) Luigi
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.38%) CMS
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (7.14%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.76%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (4.76%) ImageReady
3 2 (4.76%) Photoshop
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP CRM
1 1 (2.38%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 16 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (11.90%) IaaS
4 4 (9.52%) Akamai
4 4 (9.52%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (7.14%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (4.76%) Office 365
7 1 (2.38%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) BIG-IP
1 4 (9.52%) DNS
2 3 (7.14%) LAN
2 3 (7.14%) SMS
2 3 (7.14%) WAN
3 2 (4.76%) VPN
4 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (47.62%) Big Data
2 9 (21.43%) Hadoop
3 6 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (9.52%) Apache Hive
4 4 (9.52%) Power BI
5 3 (7.14%) Amazon Athena
5 3 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (7.14%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (7.14%) Apache Kudu
5 3 (7.14%) Impala
5 3 (7.14%) NoSQL
5 3 (7.14%) OLTP
5 3 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (7.14%) RDBMS
5 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
5 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 3 (7.14%) JIRA
1 3 (7.14%) Subversion
2 2 (4.76%) Dreamweaver
General
1 15 (35.71%) Marketing
2 8 (19.05%) Retail
3 4 (9.52%) Finance
4 3 (7.14%) Back Office
5 1 (2.38%) Local Government
5 1 (2.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (19.05%) Analyst
2 6 (14.29%) Architect
3 5 (11.90%) Data Analyst
3 5 (11.90%) Project Manager
4 4 (9.52%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Big Data Architect
5 3 (7.14%) Big Data Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Business Change Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Change Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) CRM Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Data Architect
5 3 (7.14%) Data Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Technical Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) E-Commerce Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) SAP Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.43%) Web Services
2 3 (7.14%) .NET
2 3 (7.14%) EJB
2 3 (7.14%) J2EE
2 3 (7.14%) JDBC
2 3 (7.14%) JMS
2 3 (7.14%) Kafka
2 3 (7.14%) MLlib
2 3 (7.14%) Servlets
3 2 (4.76%) CSS
3 2 (4.76%) Flash
3 2 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.52%) User Experience
3 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.43%) Linux
2 3 (7.14%) Unix
2 3 (7.14%) Windows
2 3 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (23.81%) E-Commerce
4 9 (21.43%) CRM
4 9 (21.43%) Waterfall
5 8 (19.05%) Scrum
5 8 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (14.29%) Data Science
6 6 (14.29%) High Availability
6 6 (14.29%) Statistics
7 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Management
7 5 (11.90%) ITIL
7 5 (11.90%) Problem Management
7 5 (11.90%) Project Management
7 5 (11.90%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (9.52%) Change Management
8 4 (9.52%) Content Management
8 4 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (9.52%) Network Load Balancing
8 4 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.67%) SQL
2 6 (14.29%) Python
3 3 (7.14%) C++
3 3 (7.14%) Java
3 3 (7.14%) Scala
3 3 (7.14%) Shell Script
3 3 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) SLA
2 3 (7.14%) Data Quality
2 3 (7.14%) QA
3 1 (2.38%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.14%) Apache Flume
2 3 (7.14%) HDFS
3 2 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) Ansible
1 5 (11.90%) Terraform
2 3 (7.14%) Oozie
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.29%) Cloudera
3 4 (9.52%) F5
4 3 (7.14%) CA Agile Central
4 3 (7.14%) hybris
4 3 (7.14%) IBM
4 3 (7.14%) Oracle
4 3 (7.14%) Perforce
5 2 (4.76%) Alteryx
5 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.76%) SAP
5 2 (4.76%) Tableau
6 1 (2.38%) Adobe
6 1 (2.38%) Google
6 1 (2.38%) HP