Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 6 months to 17 October 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.

Object-Oriented (OO)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 52 55
Rank change year-on-year +3 +3 -3
Contract jobs citing OO 13 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.27% 1.94% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% 2.20% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 2
Bedfordshire median daily rate £550 £350 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +57.14% +30.65% -18.82%
10th Percentile £475 £275 £94
90th Percentile £600 £375 £442
East of England median daily rate £475 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +26.67% -6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - £50.78 -
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £42.75
% change year-on-year +6.25% -6.43% +6.88%

OO 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 513 590 539
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 89.53% 88.19% 84.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 414 350
Bedfordshire median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £245 £282 £255
90th Percentile £588 £575 £594
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 6
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £16.58 £27.75 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.24% -21.83% +54.35%
10th Percentile £13.79 £10.87 £11.59
90th Percentile £20.14 £50.51 £47.89
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £31.02 £27.00
% change year-on-year -43.58% +14.87% +5.88%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for OO in Bedfordshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in Bedfordshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OO in Bedfordshire

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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 OO within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 October 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 0 13 £550 +57.14% 2
OO
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing OO 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 OO.

1 13 (100.00%) C++
1 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) Python
1 13 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 13 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 13 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (100.00%) Big Data
1 13 (100.00%) Amazon EMR
1 13 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 13 (100.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 13 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 13 (100.00%) Amazon Kinesis
1 13 (100.00%) Amazon Athena
1 13 (100.00%) Data Science
2 10 (76.92%) Scala
3 8 (61.54%) Oracle
4 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 5 (38.46%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (38.46%) Predictive Modelling
4 5 (38.46%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (38.46%) NoSQL
4 5 (38.46%) MLlib
4 5 (38.46%) Linear Programming
5 4 (30.77%) Actionable Insight
5 4 (30.77%) Apache Airflow
5 4 (30.77%) Luigi
5 4 (30.77%) Customer Acquisition
5 4 (30.77%) Performance Metrics
5 4 (30.77%) Analytics
5 4 (30.77%) Workflow Management

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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 13 (100.00%) Apache Spark
2 4 (30.77%) Apache Airflow
2 4 (30.77%) Luigi
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (23.08%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 13 (100.00%) Amazon EMR
1 13 (100.00%) Amazon Kinesis
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) Amazon Athena
1 13 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 13 (100.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 13 (100.00%) Big Data
1 13 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 5 (38.46%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (38.46%) NoSQL
2 5 (38.46%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (7.69%) Electronic Patient Records
General
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) AWS Engineer
1 13 (100.00%) Data Engineer
2 12 (92.31%) Big Data Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Data Science Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Architect
4 3 (23.08%) AWS Architect
4 3 (23.08%) Big Data Architect
4 3 (23.08%) Data Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Hadoop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) MLlib
2 3 (23.08%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Data Science
2 5 (38.46%) Linear Programming
2 5 (38.46%) Predictive Modelling
3 4 (30.77%) Actionable Insight
3 4 (30.77%) Analytics
3 4 (30.77%) Customer Acquisition
3 4 (30.77%) Performance Metrics
3 4 (30.77%) Workflow
3 4 (30.77%) Workflow Management
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) CRM
5 2 (15.38%) ETL
6 1 (7.69%) Data Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C++
1 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) Python
2 10 (76.92%) Scala
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) SAP