The first table below looks at the demand for R skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited R over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Canary Wharf region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
R
Rank 20 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing R 4 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.60% - 1.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.02% - 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 5
Average daily rate £590 - £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £363 £411
% change year-on-year
+31.03% -11.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £26.25 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+29.52% +110.00%
Programming Languages Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
57 131 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 37.01% 37.01% 52.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 104 147
Average daily rate £625 £600 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £500 £444
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £28.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
R
London

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing R across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing R 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 R.

1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (100.00%) Statistics
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (100.00%) Analytics
2 5 (83.33%) Business Process Improvement
2 5 (83.33%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis

R
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing R 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 R. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Data Mining
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Deployment Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Statistics
1 6 (100.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (100.00%) Analytics
2 5 (83.33%) Business Process Improvement
2 5 (83.33%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle