Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 27 48
Rank change year-on-year +10 +21 -7
Contract jobs citing Analytics 59 39 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 9.66% 5.86% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.81% 6.48% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 27 9
Bedfordshire median daily rate £510 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% - -22.73%
10th Percentile £300 £295 £313
90th Percentile £606 £575 £538
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £15.00 - -
East of England median hourly rate £17.00 £40.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -57.50% +60.00% -24.24%

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 546 602 567
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 89.36% 90.53% 84.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 424 390
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £436 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.15% -3.06% +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £300 £286
90th Percentile £588 £575 £606
East of England median daily rate £435 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +2.35% +3.03% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 17
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £46.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% -61.29% +106.67%
10th Percentile £13.27 £13.69 £16.70
90th Percentile £35.00 £33.90 £50.78
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £31.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -43.55% +37.78% -

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 +10 34 £450 -5.26% 3
Bedford - 7 £200 -
Dunstable - 1 - -
Analytics
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 29 (49.15%) Big Data
2 28 (47.46%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (42.37%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (35.59%) Hadoop
5 19 (32.20%) Marketing
5 19 (32.20%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (25.42%) Data Science
7 14 (23.73%) Apache Spark
8 13 (22.03%) Waterfall
8 13 (22.03%) Python
8 13 (22.03%) E-Commerce
9 11 (18.64%) Data Modelling
9 11 (18.64%) OO
9 11 (18.64%) Linux
9 11 (18.64%) SQL
9 11 (18.64%) NoSQL
10 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Azure
10 10 (16.95%) Amazon EMR
10 10 (16.95%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (16.95%) Retail
10 10 (16.95%) Scrum
11 9 (15.25%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (15.25%) Web Services
11 9 (15.25%) Java
11 9 (15.25%) Oracle
11 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
12 8 (13.56%) Amazon Kinesis
12 8 (13.56%) MLlib
12 8 (13.56%) Performance Metrics
12 8 (13.56%) Linear Programming

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 14 (23.73%) Apache Spark
2 8 (13.56%) Apache Airflow
2 8 (13.56%) Luigi
2 8 (13.56%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (5.08%) CMS
4 1 (1.69%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.39%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (3.39%) ImageReady
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.39%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 28 (47.46%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (16.95%) Amazon EMR
2 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (13.56%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (13.56%) Amazon Kinesis
4 5 (8.47%) Google Analytics
4 5 (8.47%) IaaS
5 4 (6.78%) Akamai
6 3 (5.08%) PaaS
7 2 (3.39%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (3.39%) Office 365
8 1 (1.69%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.69%) Asana
8 1 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) BIG-IP
1 4 (6.78%) DNS
1 4 (6.78%) LAN
1 4 (6.78%) WAN
2 3 (5.08%) SMS
3 2 (3.39%) VPN
4 1 (1.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (49.15%) Big Data
2 21 (35.59%) Hadoop
3 11 (18.64%) NoSQL
4 10 (16.95%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (13.56%) Amazon Athena
5 8 (13.56%) Amazon RDS
5 8 (13.56%) Amazon Redshift
5 8 (13.56%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (13.56%) Apache Hive
5 8 (13.56%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
7 5 (8.47%) Apache Kudu
7 5 (8.47%) Impala
7 5 (8.47%) OLTP
7 5 (8.47%) RDBMS
7 5 (8.47%) Relational Database
7 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (5.08%) MongoDB
8 3 (5.08%) Power BI
9 2 (3.39%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) JIRA
2 4 (6.78%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.78%) Subversion
3 2 (3.39%) Dreamweaver
General
1 19 (32.20%) Marketing
2 10 (16.95%) Retail
3 7 (11.86%) Finance
4 5 (8.47%) Back Office
5 3 (5.08%) Advertising
6 2 (3.39%) Local Government
7 1 (1.69%) Front Office
7 1 (1.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (27.12%) Architect
2 9 (15.25%) AWS Engineer
2 9 (15.25%) Data Architect
3 8 (13.56%) Big Data Engineer
3 8 (13.56%) Data Engineer
4 7 (11.86%) Analyst
5 6 (10.17%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (8.47%) Delivery Manager
7 4 (6.78%) IT Manager
7 4 (6.78%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.08%) Big Data Architect
8 3 (5.08%) Business Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Business Intelligence Architect
8 3 (5.08%) Consultant
8 3 (5.08%) Digital Architect
8 3 (5.08%) Digital Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Software Manager
8 3 (5.08%) Technical Architect
8 3 (5.08%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.25%) Web Services
2 8 (13.56%) Kafka
2 8 (13.56%) MLlib
3 5 (8.47%) .NET
4 3 (5.08%) .NET Core
4 3 (5.08%) CSS
4 3 (5.08%) EJB
4 3 (5.08%) HTML
4 3 (5.08%) J2EE
4 3 (5.08%) JDBC
4 3 (5.08%) JMS
4 3 (5.08%) Node.js
4 3 (5.08%) Servlets
5 2 (3.39%) Flash
6 1 (1.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) User Experience
2 6 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.47%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.39%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.39%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.39%) NHS
5 1 (1.69%) FMCG
5 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.69%) Social Media
5 1 (1.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.64%) Linux
2 5 (8.47%) Unix
3 4 (6.78%) Windows
3 4 (6.78%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (42.37%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (32.20%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (25.42%) Data Science
4 13 (22.03%) E-Commerce
4 13 (22.03%) Waterfall
5 11 (18.64%) Data Modelling
5 11 (18.64%) OO
6 10 (16.95%) Scrum
7 9 (15.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (13.56%) Actionable Insight
8 8 (13.56%) Customer Acquisition
8 8 (13.56%) Linear Programming
8 8 (13.56%) Performance Metrics
8 8 (13.56%) Predictive Modelling
8 8 (13.56%) Workflow
8 8 (13.56%) Workflow Management
9 7 (11.86%) Data Analytics
9 7 (11.86%) Infrastructure Management
9 7 (11.86%) Logical Data Model
10 6 (10.17%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.03%) Python
2 11 (18.64%) SQL
3 9 (15.25%) Java
4 8 (13.56%) C++
4 8 (13.56%) Scala
5 5 (8.47%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.08%) C#
7 1 (1.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.69%) Degree
1 1 (1.69%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) SLA
2 4 (6.78%) QA
3 3 (5.08%) Data Quality
3 3 (5.08%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (10.17%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.47%) Apache Flume
2 5 (8.47%) HDFS
3 3 (5.08%) Docker
4 2 (3.39%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) Ansible
1 5 (8.47%) Oozie
1 5 (8.47%) Terraform
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
1 9 (15.25%) Oracle
2 6 (10.17%) Cloudera
2 6 (10.17%) Google
2 6 (10.17%) Tableau
3 5 (8.47%) hybris
3 5 (8.47%) IBM
4 4 (6.78%) Alteryx
4 4 (6.78%) CA Agile Central
4 4 (6.78%) F5
4 4 (6.78%) Perforce
5 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.69%) Cognos
6 1 (1.69%) HP
6 1 (1.69%) SAP
6 1 (1.69%) Twitter