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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
R
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 46 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing R 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.97% 0.17% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.96% 0.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £525 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £550 £420
% change year-on-year
-38.63% +30.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 -
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -

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
255 235 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 49.23% 39.90% 44.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 124 165
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £291 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £512 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 24 26
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -8.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £33.08 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

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
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing R within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 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
Cambridge +13 4 £525 - 1
R
East of England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for R.

1 7 (70.00%) Python
2 6 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (40.00%) Apache Hive
3 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (40.00%) Machine Learning
3 4 (40.00%) Data Mining
3 4 (40.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) Web Services
4 3 (30.00%) XML
4 3 (30.00%) Information Management
4 3 (30.00%) Bioinformatics
4 3 (30.00%) SAS
4 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (30.00%) Biometrics
4 3 (30.00%) MATLAB
4 3 (30.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (30.00%) S-PLUS
4 3 (30.00%) Workflow
4 3 (30.00%) Publishing
4 3 (30.00%) D3.js
4 3 (30.00%) NumPy
4 3 (30.00%) Weka
4 3 (30.00%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (30.00%) Life Science
4 3 (30.00%) Physics
4 3 (30.00%) Statistical Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Statistics
4 3 (30.00%) Mahout

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 (30.00%) Apache Pig
1 3 (30.00%) SAS
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (10.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) S-PLUS
1 3 (30.00%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Apache Hive
1 4 (40.00%) Data Mining
2 3 (30.00%) Mahout
2 3 (30.00%) Power BI
2 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) Big Data
3 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (30.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 3 (30.00%) Publishing
2 1 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Data Scientist
1 3 (30.00%) Programmer
1 3 (30.00%) Senior Programmer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Big Data Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Data Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Hadoop Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) SAS Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Data Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Data Scientist
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior SAS Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) D3.js
1 3 (30.00%) NumPy
1 3 (30.00%) scikit-learn
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
1 3 (30.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (30.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (30.00%) Life Science
3 1 (10.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (40.00%) Machine Learning
3 3 (30.00%) Bioinformatics
3 3 (30.00%) Biometrics
3 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (30.00%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (30.00%) Information Management
3 3 (30.00%) Physics
3 3 (30.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Statistics
3 3 (30.00%) Visualisation
3 3 (30.00%) Workflow
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) MapReduce
4 1 (10.00%) Microservices
4 1 (10.00%) Predictive Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Python
2 4 (40.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) MATLAB
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) CDISC
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Vertica