The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited R over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 116 - 129
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing R 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.092% - 0.041%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.31% - 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £425 - £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £500 £318
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +57.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £12.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+70.83% -63.07%
R
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
637 638 660
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.25% 25.77% 26.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 399 354
Median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £268 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 21 15
Median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £42.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -11.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £25.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.50 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing R as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

R Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

R
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing R across the Berkshire region.

R Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

R
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing R across the Berkshire region.

R Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing R 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for R.

1 8 (66.67%) Analytics
1 8 (66.67%) Apache Spark
2 7 (58.33%) Big Data
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) Python
3 6 (50.00%) SAS
3 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (50.00%) Machine Learning
4 5 (41.67%) Apache Hive
4 5 (41.67%) Mathematics
4 5 (41.67%) Hadoop
4 5 (41.67%) Visualisation
4 5 (41.67%) SciPy
4 5 (41.67%) Data Analysis
4 5 (41.67%) Statistics
4 5 (41.67%) SPSS
4 5 (41.67%) Algorithms
4 5 (41.67%) Linear Regression
4 5 (41.67%) Power BI
5 4 (33.33%) Predictive Analysis
5 4 (33.33%) Azure Machine Learning
5 4 (33.33%) Smart Energy
5 4 (33.33%) scikit-learn
5 4 (33.33%) Pandas
5 4 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
5 4 (33.33%) PhD
5 4 (33.33%) NumPy
5 4 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (33.33%) Computer Science

R
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 8 (66.67%) Apache Spark
2 6 (50.00%) SAS
3 4 (33.33%) Apache Pig
4 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) SPSS
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Azure Machine Learning
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) Big Data
2 5 (41.67%) Apache Hive
2 5 (41.67%) Hadoop
2 5 (41.67%) Power BI
3 4 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (25.00%) HDInsight
5 2 (16.67%) QlikView
6 1 (8.33%) DocumentDB
6 1 (8.33%) GIS
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
6 1 (8.33%) PowerPivot
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Automotive
2 1 (8.33%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Publishing
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Data Scientist
2 4 (33.33%) Azure Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Machine Learning Scientist
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Apache Spark Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Big Data Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Coordinator
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Power BI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) SciPy
2 4 (33.33%) NumPy
2 4 (33.33%) Pandas
2 4 (33.33%) scikit-learn
3 1 (8.33%) .NET
3 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (8.33%) JSON
3 1 (8.33%) MLlib
3 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Algorithms
1 5 (41.67%) Mathematics
1 5 (41.67%) Statistics
1 5 (41.67%) Visualisation
2 4 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
2 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (33.33%) Smart Energy
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Credit Risk
3 1 (8.33%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Analytics
2 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (50.00%) Machine Learning
3 5 (41.67%) Data Analysis
3 5 (41.67%) Linear Regression
4 4 (33.33%) Predictive Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
5 3 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (16.67%) Data Analytics
7 1 (8.33%) Big Data Analytics
7 1 (8.33%) CHAID
7 1 (8.33%) Data Transformation
7 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (8.33%) Multivariate Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) MVC
7 1 (8.33%) Operations Management
7 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (8.33%) Statistical Modelling
7 1 (8.33%) Web Analytics
7 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Python
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) Scala
2 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) PhD
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (16.67%) Tableau