Period
to 16 August 2018

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 16 August 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.

Internet
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 53 50
Rank change year-on-year -3 -3 +2
Contract jobs citing Internet 2 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.34% 1.06% 1.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.11% 6.60% 6.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 6
Bedfordshire median daily rate £388 £330 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.42% -14.84% -3.13%
10th Percentile £369 £326 £337
90th Percentile £406 £366 £681
East of England median daily rate £450 £320 £384
% change year-on-year +40.63% -16.61% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £12.50 £22.63 £20.83
% change year-on-year -44.76% +8.63% +51.49%

Internet is in the Communications and Computer Networking 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 communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 95 106 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 16.21% 15.99% 15.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 64 46
Bedfordshire median daily rate £413 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +17.65% -13.92%
10th Percentile £283 £154 £191
90th Percentile £502 £625 £538
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 9
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -65.00% -
10th Percentile £14.46 £14.00 £12.10
90th Percentile £76.70 £14.00 £45.21
East of England median hourly rate £17.00 £18.98 £37.50
% change year-on-year -10.43% -49.39% +27.29%

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

Internet
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 Internet within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 16 August 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
Bedford - 1 £388 - 1
Luton - 1 - -
Internet
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) B2B
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nessus
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (50.00%) iPaaS
1 1 (50.00%) API Development
1 1 (50.00%) Threat Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Threat Management
1 1 (50.00%) Threat Detection
1 1 (50.00%) Data Loss Prevention
1 1 (50.00%) Webhook
1 1 (50.00%) Single Sign-On

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) iPaaS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Azure Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) API Development
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) B2B
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Data Loss Prevention
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Threat Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Threat Detection
1 1 (50.00%) Threat Management
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (50.00%) Webhook
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nessus
1 1 (50.00%) Single Sign-On