Period
to 13 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Freedom of Information in contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Freedom of Information over the 6 months to 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Freedom of Information (FOI)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 65 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 - -
Contract jobs citing Freedom of Information 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.18% 0.15% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.55% 0.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median daily rate - - -
East of England median daily rate £118 £150 -
% change year-on-year -21.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

Freedom of Information is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 182 233 175
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 33.46% 34.88% 27.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 168 106
Bedfordshire median daily rate £400 £425 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +2.72% -2.65%
10th Percentile £207 £156 £120
90th Percentile £595 £575 £556
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 2
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £17.00 £13.50 £11.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.93% +15.53% -61.05%
10th Percentile £15.05 £10.30 £11.36
90th Percentile £29.50 £31.25 £12.31
East of England median hourly rate £19.00 £28.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year -32.14% -11.11% +43.18%

Freedom of Information
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Freedom of Information in Bedfordshire

Freedom of Information
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 Freedom of Information within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 13 December 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
Dunstable - 1 - -
Freedom of Information
East of England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Freedom of Information 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 Freedom of Information.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management

Freedom of Information
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 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (100.00%) Project Coordinator
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management