Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 38 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 - +35
Contract jobs citing Algorithms 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 1.07% 0.63% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.23% 1.71% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Luton median daily rate £600 £458 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.11% - -
Bedfordshire median daily rate £600 £458 -
% change year-on-year +31.11% - -
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 93 117 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 33.21% 36.68% 27.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 98 51
Luton median daily rate £375 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +2.86% +6.06%
10th Percentile £219 £270 £313
90th Percentile £596 £595 £538
Bedfordshire median daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +10.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Luton median hourly rate £17.50 - £12.05
10th Percentile £16.00 - £11.68
90th Percentile £19.50 - £12.43
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £16.38 £14.50 £28.53
% change year-on-year +12.93% -49.17% -4.92%

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 23 October 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 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Big Data
1 3 (100.00%) Data Science
2 2 (66.67%) Impala
2 2 (66.67%) Kafka
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Spark
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon Kinesis
2 2 (66.67%) Presto
2 2 (66.67%) Spark Streaming
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Scala
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis

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 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon Kinesis
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) Impala
2 2 (66.67%) Presto
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Data Scientist
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Lead Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Big Data Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Kafka
1 2 (66.67%) Spark Streaming
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Science
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Scala
2 2 (66.67%) SQL