Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Internet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Internet over the 6 months to 22 July 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.

Internet
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 50 53
Rank change year-on-year -4 +3 +13
Contract jobs citing Internet 7 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.04% 0.75% 1.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.14% 6.25% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 6
Bedfordshire median daily rate £330 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.84% - +51.22%
10th Percentile £326 £324 £276
90th Percentile £366 £594 £447
East of England median daily rate £300 £380 £375
% change year-on-year -21.05% +1.33% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - £13.75
East of England median hourly rate £19.26 £20.83 £13.50
% change year-on-year -7.53% +54.30% +28.57%

Internet is in the communications and computer networking 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 communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 98 80 81
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 14.50% 11.94% 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 32 54
Bedfordshire median daily rate £400 £369 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.47% -6.65% +17.04%
10th Percentile £160 £258 £145
90th Percentile £635 £571 £525
East of England median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 13
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £14.00 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.00% - +180.70%
East of England median hourly rate £19.90 £37.50 £24.13
% change year-on-year -46.93% +55.44% -3.50%

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Internet in Bedfordshire

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Internet in Bedfordshire

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Internet in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Retail
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Corporate Banking
2 4 (57.14%) JIRA
2 4 (57.14%) QA
2 4 (57.14%) Selenium
2 4 (57.14%) Mac OS X
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) SOAP
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (57.14%) Android
2 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (57.14%) WebDriver
2 4 (57.14%) Confluence
2 4 (57.14%) Cucumber
2 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
2 4 (57.14%) REST
2 4 (57.14%) Redis
2 4 (57.14%) Functional Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Bitbucket
2 4 (57.14%) Jenkins

Internet
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 (57.14%) Confluence
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (57.14%) Sauce Labs
2 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Appium
1 4 (57.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (57.14%) Bitbucket
1 4 (57.14%) Cucumber
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
1 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
1 4 (57.14%) Protractor
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
1 4 (57.14%) WebDriver
2 3 (42.86%) Jasmine
3 1 (14.29%) Babel
3 1 (14.29%) webpack
General
1 5 (71.43%) Retail
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Automation Tester
1 4 (57.14%) QA Automation Tester
1 4 (57.14%) QA Tester
1 4 (57.14%) Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Content Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Content Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Executive
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing Executive
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing Manager
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing Executive
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Social Media Executive
2 1 (14.29%) Social Media Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) REST
1 4 (57.14%) SOAP
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) Node.js
3 1 (14.29%) React
3 1 (14.29%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 1 (14.29%) Internet of Things
2 1 (14.29%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Android
2 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
2 4 (57.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (57.14%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Functional Testing
2 4 (57.14%) QA Automation
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) API Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Content Management
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Content Management
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) ITSM
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) Apple Swift
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Docker
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix