The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Statistics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 28 March 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.

Statistics
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 34 41
Contract jobs citing Statistics 0 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire - 0.65% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.74% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £368 £375
% change year-on-year -8.16% -2.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £13.00 £17.30
% change year-on-year +200.00% -24.85%  

Statistics is in the process and methodology 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 process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 256 271 360
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 91.10% 87.70% 84.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 181 270
Median daily rate £450 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 16
Median hourly rate £16.00 £47.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.31% +18.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £20.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.39 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing Statistics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Statistics in Bedfordshire

Statistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Statistics in Bedfordshire

Statistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Statistics in Bedfordshire

Statistics
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Statistics 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 Statistics.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 3 (100.00%) R
1 3 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms

Statistics
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 3 (100.00%) Apache
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Integration Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Integration Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Web Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Python Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) R
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