The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited R over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
R
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 22 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing R 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.42% 1.67% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.17% 5.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £575 - -
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 Canary Wharf region.

Programming Languages Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
58 38 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 46.77% 31.67% 39.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 28 29
Median daily rate £573 £480 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.27% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £393 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £701 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.88%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

R Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

R
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

R Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 21 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for R.

1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) Python
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Data Analysis
2 5 (71.43%) Hadoop
2 5 (71.43%) MongoDB
2 5 (71.43%) NoSQL
2 5 (71.43%) MapReduce
2 5 (71.43%) Big Data
2 5 (71.43%) Kafka
2 5 (71.43%) Apache Pig
2 5 (71.43%) Apache Spark
3 4 (57.14%) Hadoop YARN
3 4 (57.14%) Impala
3 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (57.14%) Apache Hive
3 4 (57.14%) MarkLogic
3 4 (57.14%) Statistical Modelling
3 4 (57.14%) Riak
3 4 (57.14%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (57.14%) Open Source
3 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
3 4 (57.14%) Spring
3 4 (57.14%) Apache Solr
3 4 (57.14%) Lucene
3 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
3 4 (57.14%) Unix
3 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (57.14%) JMS
3 4 (57.14%) Perl

R
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 5 (71.43%) Apache Pig
1 5 (71.43%) Apache Spark
2 4 (57.14%) Apache Solr
3 1 (14.29%) Apache
3 1 (14.29%) JBoss
3 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Big Data
1 5 (71.43%) Hadoop
1 5 (71.43%) MongoDB
1 5 (71.43%) NoSQL
2 4 (57.14%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (57.14%) Apache Hive
2 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (57.14%) Impala
2 4 (57.14%) MarkLogic
2 4 (57.14%) Riak
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 1 (14.29%) IntelliJ
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Java Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Big Data Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Big Data Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Big Data Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) SaaS Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Kafka
2 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
2 4 (57.14%) JMS
2 4 (57.14%) Lucene
2 4 (57.14%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) Ajax
3 1 (14.29%) Esper
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) iBATIS
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE
3 1 (14.29%) JSP
3 1 (14.29%) RESTful
3 1 (14.29%) Spring Boot
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) WebSockets
3 1 (14.29%) XHTML
3 1 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 1 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Shadow IT
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Data Analysis
1 5 (71.43%) MapReduce
2 4 (57.14%) Open Source
2 4 (57.14%) Statistical Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Complex Event Processing
4 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (14.29%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning
4 1 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
4 1 (14.29%) Statistics
4 1 (14.29%) Use Case
4 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
2 4 (57.14%) Perl
3 3 (42.86%) Scala
4 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow
1 1 (14.29%) Tableau