Period
to 20 January 2019

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 6 months to 20 January 2019 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
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 44 52 55
Rank change year-on-year +8 +3 -4
Contract jobs citing Statistics 6 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.28% 1.60% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 1.84% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 1
Bedfordshire median daily rate £418 £130 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +221.15% -61.19% +11.67%
10th Percentile £192 £130 £328
90th Percentile £446 £625 £343
East of England median daily rate £425 £425 £338
% change year-on-year - +25.93% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £20.00 - -
East of England median hourly rate £12.48 £34.50 £14.73
% change year-on-year -63.83% +134.22% -1.80%

Statistics 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 420 544 495
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 89.55% 87.18% 86.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 382 319
Bedfordshire median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £246 £197 £236
90th Percentile £584 £613 £585
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 8
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £27.50 £15.50 £13.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +77.42% +19.00% -65.27%
10th Percentile £16.30 £10.16 £10.79
90th Percentile £50.50 £50.48 £14.00
East of England median hourly rate £19.13 £32.33 £32.50
% change year-on-year -40.85% -0.52% +8.33%

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Statistics in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Statistics in Bedfordshire

Statistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Statistics in Bedfordshire

Statistics
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 Statistics within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 January 2019. 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 - 2 £100 -
Luton +4 1 £425 -22.73%
Dunstable - 1 - -
Statistics
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Statistics 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 Statistics.

1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Contingency Planning
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
3 2 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) DBS Check
3 2 (33.33%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (33.33%) SAP
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Logistics
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (16.67%) Intranet
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (16.67%) Data Extraction
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Improvement

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:

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SAP S/4HANA
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
1 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (16.67%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Business Change Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Change Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Content Editor
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Project Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Web Content Editor
2 1 (16.67%) Web Editor
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Contingency Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Logistics
2 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Content Writing
3 1 (16.67%) Data Extraction
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) DBS Check
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) SAP