The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited R over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
R
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 71 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing R 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.12% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.41% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £488 £400
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +21.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.25 -
% change year-on-year
-1.44% -

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

Programming Languages Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
242 331 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 28.21% 34.52% 28.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 170 156
Median daily rate £350 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 14
Median hourly rate £37.50 £20.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

R Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

R
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

R Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

R
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing R within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 1 £375 -
R
South East

R
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for R.

1 7 (100.00%) Python
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (57.14%) Quantitative Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Predictive Modelling
2 4 (57.14%) Machine Learning
2 4 (57.14%) Deep Learning
2 4 (57.14%) Pandas
2 4 (57.14%) scikit-learn
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) Data Mining
2 4 (57.14%) Artificial Intelligence
2 4 (57.14%) Theano
2 4 (57.14%) XGBoost
2 4 (57.14%) Keras
2 4 (57.14%) Torch
2 4 (57.14%) Statistics
3 3 (42.86%) C++
3 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis

R
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Data Modeller
2 3 (42.86%) Machine Learning Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Python Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Keras
1 4 (57.14%) Pandas
1 4 (57.14%) scikit-learn
1 4 (57.14%) Theano
1 4 (57.14%) Torch
1 4 (57.14%) XGBoost
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Artificial Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
1 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
1 4 (57.14%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Deep Learning
1 4 (57.14%) Machine Learning
1 4 (57.14%) Predictive Modelling
1 4 (57.14%) Quantitative Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Degree