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 3 months to 26 June 2017 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 34 26
Rank change year-on-year +11 -8  
Contract jobs citing Analytics 20 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 5.59% 0.94% 3.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.15% 1.17% 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 9
Median daily rate £423 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.58% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £425 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £445 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -7.31% +7.89%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 325 256 297
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 90.78% 80.50% 86.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 176 208
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £613 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 11
Median hourly rate £25.50 £50.78 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.78% +26.95%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £45.21 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £50.78 £51.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing Analytics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +2 11 £475 +11.76% 7
Analytics
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Analytics 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 Analytics.

1 15 (44.12%) CRM
2 14 (41.18%) Marketing
3 12 (35.29%) HTML
3 12 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (29.41%) CSS
5 10 (29.41%) IBM
6 8 (23.53%) SQL
7 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (17.65%) Web Development
7 6 (17.65%) Unica
7 6 (17.65%) Social Media
7 6 (17.65%) Data Analytics
8 5 (14.71%) Business Analytics
8 5 (14.71%) User Stories
8 5 (14.71%) Email Marketing
8 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
8 5 (14.71%) Data Modelling
9 4 (11.76%) Apache
9 4 (11.76%) Flash
9 4 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce
9 4 (11.76%) ERP
9 4 (11.76%) Photoshop
9 4 (11.76%) OOP
9 4 (11.76%) HTTP
9 4 (11.76%) ImageReady
9 4 (11.76%) Dreamweaver
9 4 (11.76%) Retail
9 4 (11.76%) Adobe Illustrator

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 4 (11.76%) Apache
2 3 (8.82%) CMS
2 3 (8.82%) Confluence
3 2 (5.88%) JBoss
4 1 (2.94%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.94%) WildFly
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (11.76%) ImageReady
1 4 (11.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Unica
2 2 (5.88%) WebTrends
3 1 (2.94%) Data Workbench
3 1 (2.94%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.94%) Google Analytics
1 1 (2.94%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) HTTP
2 2 (5.88%) SMS
3 1 (2.94%) Internet
3 1 (2.94%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (2.94%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.94%) Impala
3 1 (2.94%) Neo4j
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.94%) Power BI
3 1 (2.94%) QlikView
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (8.82%) JIRA
3 1 (2.94%) ERwin
General
1 14 (41.18%) Marketing
2 4 (11.76%) Retail
3 3 (8.82%) Dutch Language
3 3 (8.82%) French Language
3 3 (8.82%) German Language
4 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Architect
2 6 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (14.71%) Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Business Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Campaign Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Designer
4 4 (11.76%) Developer
4 4 (11.76%) UI Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Data Analytics Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Data Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Junior
5 3 (8.82%) Junior Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Analytics Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Development Officer
6 2 (5.88%) Digital Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Java Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Java Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Portfolio Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (35.29%) HTML
2 10 (29.41%) CSS
3 4 (11.76%) Ajax
3 4 (11.76%) CSS3
3 4 (11.76%) Dojo
3 4 (11.76%) Flash
3 4 (11.76%) HTML5
3 4 (11.76%) jQuery
3 4 (11.76%) JSON
4 2 (5.88%) Java EE
4 2 (5.88%) JDBC
4 2 (5.88%) JMS
4 2 (5.88%) JPA
5 1 (2.94%) .NET
5 1 (2.94%) EJB
5 1 (2.94%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (2.94%) Servlets
5 1 (2.94%) Web Services
5 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Social Media
2 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.82%) User Experience
4 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.94%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) CRM
2 12 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (17.65%) Data Analytics
4 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (17.65%) Web Development
5 5 (14.71%) Business Analytics
5 5 (14.71%) Data Modelling
5 5 (14.71%) Email Marketing
5 5 (14.71%) User Stories
6 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce
6 4 (11.76%) ERP
6 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (11.76%) OOP
6 4 (11.76%) Progressive Enhancement
6 4 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (8.82%) Content Management
7 3 (8.82%) Customer Insight
7 3 (8.82%) Data-Driven Marketing
7 3 (8.82%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) SQL
2 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.82%) Java
4 1 (2.94%) C#
4 1 (2.94%) Python
4 1 (2.94%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) IBM
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.94%) Adobe
4 1 (2.94%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.94%) Cloudera
4 1 (2.94%) Ensighten
4 1 (2.94%) Google
4 1 (2.94%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.94%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.94%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.94%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.94%) Tableau