The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 114 132 124
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -8
Contract jobs citing R 15 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.60% 0.11% 0.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.42% 0.39% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 2
Average daily rate £400 £750 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% +53.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £710 £478
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £750 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £600 £413
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +45.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 - -
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
619 779 709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.80% 27.60% 26.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 478 377
Average daily rate £400 £360 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £261 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 15
Average hourly rate £12.50 £36.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.27% +105.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £32.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing R across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

R Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 9 £388 - 1
Slough +8 1 £305 -59.33%
Newbury - 1 - -
R
South East

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 12 (66.67%) Python
3 11 (61.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (50.00%) Big Data
5 8 (44.44%) Hadoop
6 7 (38.89%) Analytics
6 7 (38.89%) Apache Spark
6 7 (38.89%) Power BI
6 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (38.89%) C#
6 7 (38.89%) .NET
7 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 6 (33.33%) Java
7 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
7 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (33.33%) Azure Machine Learning
7 6 (33.33%) Scala
7 6 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
7 6 (33.33%) Machine Learning
8 5 (27.78%) Autofac
8 5 (27.78%) Castle Windsor
8 5 (27.78%) Entity Framework
8 5 (27.78%) Open Source
8 5 (27.78%) Inversion of Control
8 5 (27.78%) Memory Management
8 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
8 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework

R
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 7 (38.89%) Apache Spark
2 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
3 4 (22.22%) SAS
4 2 (11.11%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (27.78%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (33.33%) Azure Machine Learning
3 2 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) Big Data
2 8 (44.44%) Hadoop
3 7 (38.89%) Power BI
4 6 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
4 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (27.78%) Datazen
5 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (22.22%) HDInsight
6 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (16.67%) Apache Hive
8 2 (11.11%) MySQL
9 1 (5.56%) GIS
9 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Power View
9 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
9 1 (5.56%) PowerPivot
9 1 (5.56%) QlikView
9 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
9 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (22.22%) Automotive
2 1 (5.56%) Electronics
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Azure Developer
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Developer
4 3 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Data Scientist
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Data Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Machine Learning Scientist
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Support
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Data Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Field Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) .NET
2 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
2 5 (27.78%) ADO
2 5 (27.78%) ADO.NET
2 5 (27.78%) Autofac
2 5 (27.78%) Castle Windsor
2 5 (27.78%) Entity Framework
2 5 (27.78%) ODBC
2 5 (27.78%) OLE
2 5 (27.78%) OLE DB
2 5 (27.78%) Unity DI Container
2 5 (27.78%) XML
2 5 (27.78%) XML Schema
3 4 (22.22%) CSS
4 3 (16.67%) SciPy
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (11.11%) JSON
5 2 (11.11%) NumPy
5 2 (11.11%) Pandas
5 2 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
1 5 (27.78%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (22.22%) Algorithms
2 4 (22.22%) Statistics
3 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 3 (16.67%) Visualisation
4 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (11.11%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (11.11%) Smart Energy
5 1 (5.56%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Analytics
1 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (33.33%) Machine Learning
3 5 (27.78%) Memory Management
3 5 (27.78%) Open Source
4 4 (22.22%) Data Analytics
4 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Operations Management
6 2 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (11.11%) Linear Regression
6 2 (11.11%) MVC
6 2 (11.11%) Predictive Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) Predictive Analytics
6 2 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) Web Development
7 1 (5.56%) Data Transformation
7 1 (5.56%) Project Management
7 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 12 (66.67%) Python
3 7 (38.89%) C#
4 6 (33.33%) Java
4 6 (33.33%) Scala
4 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 5 (27.78%) C
5 5 (27.78%) C++
5 5 (27.78%) VB.NET
6 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 2 (11.11%) VBA
7 1 (5.56%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) MCSD
2 3 (16.67%) MCSE
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.11%) PhD
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle
3 3 (16.67%) Remedy
4 1 (5.56%) Tableau
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