The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 59 73 61
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -12
Contract jobs citing Statistics 9 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.16% 0.10% 0.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.59% 0.36% 3.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
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£375 - £125
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £290
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +7.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -15.66%
Statistics
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
196 280 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 25.16% 28.28% 24.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 131 109
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £225 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 24 12
Average hourly rate £15.67 £21.00 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.38% +12.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.04 £12.52 £16.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.84 £40.57 £25.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Statistics
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Statistics Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Statistics
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Statistics Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Statistics
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 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
Warrington - 2 £377 -
Knutsford - - - -
Macclesfield - - - -
Statistics
North West

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 7 (63.64%) HTML
1 7 (63.64%) Ruby
1 7 (63.64%) Ruby on Rails
1 7 (63.64%) RESTful
1 7 (63.64%) HTML5
1 7 (63.64%) AngularJS
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) Android
2 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
2 4 (36.36%) Apache Cordova
2 4 (36.36%) Android Development
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) CSS
3 3 (27.27%) Trillium
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
3 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
3 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
3 3 (27.27%) Data Cleansing
3 3 (27.27%) Data Extraction
3 3 (27.27%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (27.27%) Amazon S3
3 3 (27.27%) Heroku
3 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 1 (9.09%) C++
5 1 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) Perl

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon S3
1 3 (27.27%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Data Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Ruby Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) HTML
1 7 (63.64%) Ruby on Rails
1 7 (63.64%) RESTful
1 7 (63.64%) HTML5
1 7 (63.64%) AngularJS
2 4 (36.36%) Apache Cordova
3 3 (27.27%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Data Extraction
2 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
2 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Life Science
3 1 (9.09%) Wiki
3 1 (9.09%) Chemistry
3 1 (9.09%) Biology
3 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
3 1 (9.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Android
2 1 (9.09%) CentOS
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Android Development
2 3 (27.27%) TDD
2 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Ruby
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
4 1 (9.09%) R
4 1 (9.09%) Perl
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Nagios
1 1 (9.09%) Ganglia
1 1 (9.09%) yum
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Trillium
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat