Period
to 14 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Algorithms in contract job vacancies advertised in Luton. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Algorithms over the 6 months to 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Algorithms
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 37 35
Rank change year-on-year +6 -2 +1
Contract jobs citing Algorithms 5 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 1.90% 0.32% 1.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.75% 0.98% 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Luton median daily rate £610 £415 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.90% +23.96% -
10th Percentile £601 £403 £328
90th Percentile £615 £428 £343
Bedfordshire median daily rate £610 £415 £443
% change year-on-year +46.90% -6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Luton median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -

Algorithms is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Luton with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Luton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 87 102 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 33.08% 33.12% 27.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 93 47
Luton median daily rate £375 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £203 £265 £108
90th Percentile £615 £575 £525
Bedfordshire median daily rate £400 £425 £416
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.10% -2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Luton median hourly rate £17.50 - £12.05
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £17.00 £13.50 £11.33
% change year-on-year +25.93% +19.15% -62.23%

Algorithms
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

Job postings citing Algorithms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Luton.

Job vacancy trend for Algorithms in Luton

Algorithms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Algorithms in Luton

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Algorithms 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 Luton region with a requirement for Algorithms.

1 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (80.00%) Big Data
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon Kinesis
2 3 (60.00%) Data Science
2 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 3 (60.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (40.00%) N-Tier
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) Middleware
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) Apache
3 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) Java EE
3 2 (40.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Scala
3 2 (40.00%) Kafka
3 2 (40.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (40.00%) Serverless
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon Athena
3 2 (40.00%) Presto
3 2 (40.00%) Spark Streaming
3 2 (40.00%) AWS Lambda

Algorithms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Spark
1 2 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon Kinesis
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (40.00%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (40.00%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Big Data
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon Athena
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon QuickSight
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) Impala
2 2 (40.00%) Presto
General
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Data Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Data Integration Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Integration Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Architect
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Data Scientist
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Big Data Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Java EE
1 2 (40.00%) Kafka
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
1 2 (40.00%) Spark Streaming
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Science
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Microservices
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Scala
2 2 (40.00%) SQL