The first table below looks at the demand for R skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited R over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Berkshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
R
Rank 123 121 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing R 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.24% 0.040% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.91% 0.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £488 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £363 £426
% change year-on-year
+31.03% -14.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £26.25 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+29.52% +110.00%
Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
769 782 695
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.28% 31.52% 22.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 304 325
Average daily rate £338 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £230 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 77 15
Average hourly rate £15.13 £35.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.78% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £17.00 £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £43.75 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
R
South East

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing R across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing R within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Slough - - - - 1
R
South East

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing R also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited R.

1 6 (75.00%) Analytics
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
3 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (37.50%) C#
4 3 (37.50%) Perl
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) UML
4 3 (37.50%) Data Mining
4 3 (37.50%) Marketing
4 3 (37.50%) Electronic Design Automation
4 3 (37.50%) Statistical Modelling
4 3 (37.50%) Data Analytics
5 2 (25.00%) Triplestore
5 2 (25.00%) Ontologies
5 2 (25.00%) Life Science
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Data Management
5 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (25.00%) BPMN
5 2 (25.00%) Data Integration
5 2 (25.00%) Semantic Web
5 2 (25.00%) SPARQL
5 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
5 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (25.00%) RDF
5 2 (25.00%) W3C
6 1 (12.50%) Mapinfo
6 1 (12.50%) Multidimensional Analysis

R
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing R also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited R. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) WCDMA
1 1 (12.50%) 3G
1 1 (12.50%) WiMAX
1 1 (12.50%) LTE
1 1 (12.50%) 4G
1 1 (12.50%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Data Mining
2 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (25.00%) Triplestore
3 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (12.50%) Big Data
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (12.50%) Spotfire
3 1 (12.50%) QlikView
General
1 3 (37.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Publishing
2 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Data Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Business Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Databuild Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) W3C
1 2 (25.00%) Ontologies
1 2 (25.00%) Life Science
1 2 (25.00%) Data Integration
1 2 (25.00%) Semantic Web
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) New Media
2 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Analytics
2 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (37.50%) UML
3 3 (37.50%) Electronic Design Automation
3 3 (37.50%) Statistical Modelling
3 3 (37.50%) Data Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) BPMN
4 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) RDF
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Data Management
4 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (12.50%) Network Design
5 1 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Multidimensional Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Operations Research
5 1 (12.50%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) Perl
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) SPARQL
2 2 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) HND
1 1 (12.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) Business Objects
1 1 (12.50%) Informatica
1 1 (12.50%) Mapinfo
1 1 (12.50%) Ab Initio
1 1 (12.50%) Teradata
1 1 (12.50%) Google
1 1 (12.50%) Huawei
1 1 (12.50%) Tableau
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