The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 62 56 55
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Contract jobs citing Statistics 6 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.80% 0.47% 1.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.05% 1.53% 4.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 7
Average daily rate
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- £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £280 £340
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £17.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -1.40%
Statistics
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
197 196 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 26.23% 30.96% 31.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 70 111
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £174 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 26 33
Average hourly rate £35.50 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £17.63 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £45.00 £42.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Statistics across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Statistics
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Statistics Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Statistics
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Statistics across the Cambridgeshire region.

Statistics Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Statistics
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. 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
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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
Cambridge +3 1 - - 1
Peterborough - - - - 1
St Neots - - - -
Statistics
East of England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Statistics 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 Statistics.

1 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) Data Structures
2 5 (45.45%) Algorithms
2 5 (45.45%) Bioinformatics
2 5 (45.45%) Web Development
2 5 (45.45%) Informatics
2 5 (45.45%) Mathematics
2 5 (45.45%) C
2 5 (45.45%) C++
2 5 (45.45%) Perl
2 5 (45.45%) DNA
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) UNIX
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
4 2 (18.18%) Data Security
4 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Market Research
5 1 (9.09%) Predictive Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (9.09%) Coaching
5 1 (9.09%) CDISC
5 1 (9.09%) Time Management
5 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Linear Regression
5 1 (9.09%) Logistic Regression

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Statistics 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 Statistics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
1 1 (9.09%) SPSS
1 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Software Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) UNIX Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) DBA
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Statistician
4 1 (9.09%) Head of Information Management
4 1 (9.09%) SPSS Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Informatics
1 5 (45.45%) Mathematics
1 5 (45.45%) Data Structures
1 5 (45.45%) Algorithms
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) UNIX
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) DNA
1 5 (45.45%) Bioinformatics
1 5 (45.45%) Web Development
2 2 (18.18%) Market Research
2 2 (18.18%) Data Security
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Data Management
3 1 (9.09%) Information Management
3 1 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) CHAID
3 1 (9.09%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Coaching
3 1 (9.09%) Linear Regression
3 1 (9.09%) Logistic Regression
3 1 (9.09%) Cluster Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C
1 5 (45.45%) C++
1 5 (45.45%) Perl
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) GCP
1 1 (9.09%) CDISC
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft