The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistics
Rank 163 156 181
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +25
Contract jobs citing Statistics 28 49 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.52% 0.82% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.44% 2.14% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 35 26
Average daily rate
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£408 £475 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.21% +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £279 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £519 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
+5.38% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.64 - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.99 £22.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-28.94% +55.17%
Statistics
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1944 2291 2450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.99% 38.48% 37.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1530 1759 1836
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 28 55
Average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.10 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.55 £47.74 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% -

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Statistics
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Statistics Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Statistics
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Statistics across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Statistics Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Statistics
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Statistics Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 30 (44.78%) Degree
2 28 (41.79%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (38.81%) Mathematics
3 26 (38.81%) SQL
4 24 (35.82%) Analytics
5 23 (34.33%) Finance
6 19 (28.36%) Data Analysis
7 18 (26.87%) R
7 18 (26.87%) Big Data
8 16 (23.88%) Hadoop
9 14 (20.90%) Python
10 11 (16.42%) Tableau
10 11 (16.42%) Credit Risk
11 10 (14.93%) SAS
12 9 (13.43%) Data Modelling
12 9 (13.43%) VBA
12 9 (13.43%) SQL Server
12 9 (13.43%) Computer Science
13 8 (11.94%) MS Excel
13 8 (11.94%) Banking
14 7 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (10.45%) Business Objects
14 7 (10.45%) C++
15 6 (8.96%) .NET
15 6 (8.96%) MS Office
15 6 (8.96%) Mentoring
15 6 (8.96%) Cloudera
15 6 (8.96%) Machine Learning
15 6 (8.96%) QA
15 6 (8.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 10 (14.93%) SAS
2 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.99%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.49%) Confluence
4 1 (1.49%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (11.94%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.96%) MS Office
3 4 (5.97%) SPSS
4 2 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.49%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.49%) Weka
5 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.48%) Intranet
2 2 (2.99%) Broadband
3 1 (1.49%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.49%) Firewall
3 1 (1.49%) Internet
3 1 (1.49%) LAN
3 1 (1.49%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.87%) Big Data
2 16 (23.88%) Hadoop
3 9 (13.43%) SQL Server
4 6 (8.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (7.46%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (7.46%) Data Mining
6 4 (5.97%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
7 3 (4.48%) QlikView
8 2 (2.99%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (2.99%) Apache Hive
8 2 (2.99%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.49%) Hyperion Smart View
9 1 (1.49%) Impala
9 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) FindBugs
1 1 (1.49%) Checkstyle
General
1 23 (34.33%) Finance
2 8 (11.94%) Banking
3 5 (7.46%) Marketing
4 2 (2.99%) Legal
4 2 (2.99%) Retail
4 2 (2.99%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.49%) Advertising
5 1 (1.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (49.25%) Analyst
2 16 (23.88%) Data Analyst
3 8 (11.94%) Data Scientist
3 8 (11.94%) Developer
4 7 (10.45%) Business Analyst
5 6 (8.96%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (8.96%) Data Modeller
6 5 (7.46%) Business Data Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.97%) .NET Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Report Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (4.48%) UI Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Senior UI Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Senior Data Modeller
8 3 (4.48%) UI Programmer
9 2 (2.99%) Administrator
9 2 (2.99%) SAS Analyst
9 2 (2.99%) Senior Data Analyst
9 2 (2.99%) Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.96%) .NET
2 4 (5.97%) Task Parallel Library
2 4 (5.97%) WPF
3 2 (2.99%) HTML
3 2 (2.99%) WCF
4 1 (1.49%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (1.49%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.49%) Pandas
4 1 (1.49%) D3.js
4 1 (1.49%) SciPy
4 1 (1.49%) Flash
4 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.49%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (41.79%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (38.81%) Mathematics
3 11 (16.42%) Credit Risk
4 9 (13.43%) Computer Science
5 5 (7.46%) Visualisation
5 5 (7.46%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.48%) Economics
7 2 (2.99%) NHS
7 2 (2.99%) Fixed Income
7 2 (2.99%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.99%) Data Extraction
8 1 (1.49%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.49%) Freedom of Information Act
8 1 (1.49%) Wiki
8 1 (1.49%) Ontologies
8 1 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.49%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.49%) Semantic Web
8 1 (1.49%) User Experience
8 1 (1.49%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.46%) Windows
2 1 (1.49%) Linux
2 1 (1.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.82%) Analytics
2 19 (28.36%) Data Analysis
3 9 (13.43%) Data Modelling
4 7 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (8.96%) Mentoring
5 6 (8.96%) Machine Learning
6 5 (7.46%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (5.97%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (5.97%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (5.97%) OO
7 4 (5.97%) TDD
7 4 (5.97%) Predictive Modelling
7 4 (5.97%) MVVM
7 4 (5.97%) Waterfall
7 4 (5.97%) Line Management
7 4 (5.97%) Multithreading
8 3 (4.48%) Business Analysis
8 3 (4.48%) Statistical Analysis
8 3 (4.48%) Stress Testing
8 3 (4.48%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (38.81%) SQL
2 18 (26.87%) R
3 14 (20.90%) Python
4 9 (13.43%) VBA
5 7 (10.45%) C++
6 5 (7.46%) C#
6 5 (7.46%) Java
7 2 (2.99%) Ruby
8 1 (1.49%) Scala
8 1 (1.49%) Clojure
8 1 (1.49%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 30 (44.78%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) ACCA
2 2 (2.99%) PhD
2 2 (2.99%) CIMA
3 1 (1.49%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) CCNP
3 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Graphite
Vendors
1 11 (16.42%) Tableau
2 7 (10.45%) Business Objects
3 6 (8.96%) Cloudera
4 5 (7.46%) Oracle
5 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.99%) Hyperion
5 2 (2.99%) SAP
5 2 (2.99%) Cognos
5 2 (2.99%) Alteryx
5 2 (2.99%) WorldPay
5 2 (2.99%) Google
6 1 (1.49%) Endeca
6 1 (1.49%) Tandberg
6 1 (1.49%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.49%) Splunk
6 1 (1.49%) Elastic Path
6 1 (1.49%) Cadence
6 1 (1.49%) ATG
6 1 (1.49%) Cisco
6 1 (1.49%) Remedy
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