The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited R over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 74 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing R 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.11% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.26% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£408 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £363 £298
% change year-on-year
+17.24% +21.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £26.25
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South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
384 333 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 42.67% 41.68% 29.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 259 108
Average daily rate £375 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 4
Average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.56 £16.50 £26.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £88.20 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing R across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

R Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

R
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

R Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

R
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Matrix Management
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (100.00%) APMP
1 1 (100.00%) People Management

R
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) Matrix Management
1 1 (100.00%) People Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (100.00%) APMP
Bristol
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