Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 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
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 30 45
Rank change year-on-year +16 +15 0
Contract jobs citing Analytics 53 35 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 9.60% 5.14% 2.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.75% 5.82% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 22 12
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £505 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.89% +16.03% +2.41%
10th Percentile £300 £316 £333
90th Percentile £600 £622 £673
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £356
% change year-on-year - +26.32% -16.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £16.00 - -
East of England median hourly rate £17.00 £34.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -50.72% +72.50% -42.59%

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 493 601 564
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 89.31% 88.25% 83.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 426 376
Bedfordshire median daily rate £425 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +2.94% +3.03%
10th Percentile £275 £281 £263
90th Percentile £584 £575 £606
East of England median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 9
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £46.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -67.44% +152.44%
10th Percentile £13.82 £10.87 £28.30
90th Percentile £20.23 £34.07 £51.12
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £26.22 £25.00
% change year-on-year -33.26% +4.88% +2.82%

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 20 September 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 20 September 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 +6 35 £450 -18.18% 7
Bedford - 7 £250 - 2
Dunstable - 2 £300 - 1
Analytics
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 (54.72%) Big Data
2 24 (45.28%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (37.74%) Hadoop
4 17 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (30.19%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (28.30%) Marketing
7 14 (26.42%) Apache Spark
7 14 (26.42%) Data Science
8 13 (24.53%) Python
9 12 (22.64%) Scrum
10 11 (20.75%) Linux
10 11 (20.75%) SQL
10 11 (20.75%) Waterfall
11 10 (18.87%) Amazon EMR
11 10 (18.87%) E-Commerce
11 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
11 10 (18.87%) Retail
12 9 (16.98%) Java
12 9 (16.98%) Oracle
12 9 (16.98%) Web Services
12 9 (16.98%) Microsoft Azure
13 8 (15.09%) MLlib
13 8 (15.09%) Performance Metrics
13 8 (15.09%) Linear Programming
13 8 (15.09%) Amazon Kinesis
13 8 (15.09%) Customer Acquisition
13 8 (15.09%) Apache Airflow
13 8 (15.09%) Luigi
13 8 (15.09%) Actionable Insight
13 8 (15.09%) Amazon EC2

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 (26.42%) Apache Spark
2 8 (15.09%) Apache Airflow
2 8 (15.09%) Luigi
2 8 (15.09%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.89%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (5.66%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.77%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (3.77%) ImageReady
2 2 (3.77%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 24 (45.28%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (18.87%) Amazon EMR
3 9 (16.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (15.09%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (15.09%) Amazon Kinesis
5 5 (9.43%) IaaS
6 4 (7.55%) Akamai
7 2 (3.77%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (3.77%) Office 365
8 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.89%) Google Analytics
8 1 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) BIG-IP
1 4 (7.55%) DNS
1 4 (7.55%) LAN
1 4 (7.55%) WAN
2 3 (5.66%) SMS
3 2 (3.77%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (54.72%) Big Data
2 20 (37.74%) Hadoop
3 8 (15.09%) Amazon Athena
3 8 (15.09%) Amazon RDS
3 8 (15.09%) Amazon Redshift
3 8 (15.09%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (15.09%) Apache Hive
3 8 (15.09%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (15.09%) NoSQL
3 8 (15.09%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (9.43%) Apache Kudu
4 5 (9.43%) Impala
4 5 (9.43%) OLTP
4 5 (9.43%) RDBMS
4 5 (9.43%) Relational Database
4 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
4 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (7.55%) Power BI
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) JIRA
2 3 (5.66%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.66%) Subversion
3 2 (3.77%) Dreamweaver
General
1 15 (28.30%) Marketing
2 10 (18.87%) Retail
3 6 (11.32%) Finance
4 4 (7.55%) Back Office
5 2 (3.77%) Local Government
6 1 (1.89%) Front Office
6 1 (1.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (16.98%) Analyst
1 9 (16.98%) AWS Engineer
2 8 (15.09%) Architect
2 8 (15.09%) Big Data Engineer
2 8 (15.09%) Data Engineer
3 5 (9.43%) Data Analyst
4 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 4 (7.55%) Delivery Manager
4 4 (7.55%) IT Manager
5 3 (5.66%) Big Data Architect
5 3 (5.66%) Business Change Analyst
5 3 (5.66%) Change Analyst
5 3 (5.66%) Consultant
5 3 (5.66%) Data Architect
5 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Product Owner
5 3 (5.66%) Project Manager
5 3 (5.66%) Technical Architect
6 2 (3.77%) Business Architect
6 2 (3.77%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.98%) Web Services
2 8 (15.09%) MLlib
3 5 (9.43%) Kafka
4 3 (5.66%) EJB
4 3 (5.66%) J2EE
4 3 (5.66%) JDBC
4 3 (5.66%) JMS
4 3 (5.66%) Servlets
5 2 (3.77%) .NET
5 2 (3.77%) CSS
5 2 (3.77%) Flash
5 2 (3.77%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.55%) User Experience
3 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.89%) NHS
5 1 (1.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.75%) Linux
2 5 (9.43%) Unix
3 4 (7.55%) Windows
3 4 (7.55%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (30.19%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (26.42%) Data Science
4 12 (22.64%) Scrum
5 11 (20.75%) Waterfall
6 10 (18.87%) E-Commerce
7 8 (15.09%) Actionable Insight
7 8 (15.09%) Customer Acquisition
7 8 (15.09%) Linear Programming
7 8 (15.09%) OO
7 8 (15.09%) Performance Metrics
7 8 (15.09%) Predictive Modelling
7 8 (15.09%) Workflow
7 8 (15.09%) Workflow Management
8 7 (13.21%) CRM
8 7 (13.21%) Infrastructure Management
8 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (13.21%) Statistics
9 6 (11.32%) High Availability
9 6 (11.32%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.53%) Python
2 11 (20.75%) SQL
3 9 (16.98%) Java
4 8 (15.09%) C++
4 8 (15.09%) Scala
5 5 (9.43%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.77%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) Degree
1 1 (1.89%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) SLA
2 4 (7.55%) Data Quality
3 2 (3.77%) PMO
3 2 (3.77%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.32%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.43%) Apache Flume
2 5 (9.43%) HDFS
3 2 (3.77%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) Ansible
1 5 (9.43%) Oozie
1 5 (9.43%) Terraform
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.98%) Oracle
3 6 (11.32%) Cloudera
4 5 (9.43%) IBM
5 4 (7.55%) Alteryx
5 4 (7.55%) F5
5 4 (7.55%) Tableau
6 3 (5.66%) CA Agile Central
6 3 (5.66%) hybris
6 3 (5.66%) Perforce
7 2 (3.77%) Google
7 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.89%) HP
8 1 (1.89%) SAP