The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited R over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 51 57 69
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +12
Contract jobs citing R 6 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.02% 0.29% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.99% 0.63% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £500 £353
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +41.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.25 -
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -
R
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
302 320 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 51.36% 46.99% 44.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 190 197
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 24 27
Median hourly rate £41.50 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.77% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.28 £37.50 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

R Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

R
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

R Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for R.

1 8 (100.00%) Python
2 5 (62.50%) Mathematics
3 3 (37.50%) Physics
3 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (37.50%) Visualisation
3 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (37.50%) NumPy
3 3 (37.50%) Apache Hive
3 3 (37.50%) Weka
3 3 (37.50%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (37.50%) Machine Learning
3 3 (37.50%) D3.js
3 3 (37.50%) Mahout
3 3 (37.50%) Data Mining
3 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (37.50%) MATLAB
3 3 (37.50%) Workflow
3 3 (37.50%) Information Management
3 3 (37.50%) Bioinformatics
3 3 (37.50%) Statistical Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Statistics
3 3 (37.50%) Apache Pig
3 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
3 3 (37.50%) Docker
3 3 (37.50%) Kibana
3 3 (37.50%) Algorithms
3 3 (37.50%) scikit-learn
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Web Services

R
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 3 (37.50%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Apache Hive
1 3 (37.50%) Data Mining
1 3 (37.50%) Mahout
1 3 (37.50%) Power BI
1 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Data Scientist
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) D3.js
1 3 (37.50%) NumPy
1 3 (37.50%) scikit-learn
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Mathematics
2 3 (37.50%) Algorithms
2 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (37.50%) Physics
2 3 (37.50%) Statistics
2 3 (37.50%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Bioinformatics
1 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Data Visualisation
1 3 (37.50%) Information Management
1 3 (37.50%) Machine Learning
1 3 (37.50%) Statistical Analysis
1 3 (37.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) MATLAB
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Kibana