The first 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the City of London 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 165 186 191
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +5
Contract jobs citing Statistics 38 27 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.65% 0.38% 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.13% 1.16% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 21 31
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £363
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £15.48
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
- +38.46%
Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1787 2327 2499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 30.55% 32.72% 31.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1297 1684 1911
Average daily rate £475 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £302 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 63 48
Average hourly rate £20.38 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.38% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £49.35 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.75 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+1.20% -19.35%
Statistics
London

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014, 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 39 (44.32%) Mathematics
2 31 (35.23%) Degree
3 29 (32.95%) SQL
4 27 (30.68%) Finance
5 19 (21.59%) Analytics
6 18 (20.45%) Banking
7 17 (19.32%) SAS
8 14 (15.91%) Microsoft
8 14 (15.91%) Hadoop
9 13 (14.77%) Tableau
10 12 (13.64%) R
11 11 (12.50%) Data Analysis
11 11 (12.50%) Economics
11 11 (12.50%) Data Mining
11 11 (12.50%) Python
11 11 (12.50%) MS Excel
11 11 (12.50%) Java
11 11 (12.50%) SQL Server
12 10 (11.36%) Linux
13 9 (10.23%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (10.23%) Oracle
14 8 (9.09%) PhD
14 8 (9.09%) Windows
14 8 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (9.09%) SPSS
14 8 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (9.09%) Apache Hive
14 8 (9.09%) Computer Science
15 7 (7.95%) SQL Server 2008
15 7 (7.95%) SQL Server Integration Services

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 17 (19.32%) SAS
2 5 (5.68%) Apache Pig
3 2 (2.27%) CMS
3 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.27%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.14%) IIS
4 1 (1.14%) Apache
4 1 (1.14%) TYPO3
Applications
1 11 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.09%) SPSS
3 3 (3.41%) MS Office
3 3 (3.41%) Stata
4 2 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.14%) MS Project
5 1 (1.14%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.14%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.41%) Internet
2 2 (2.27%) LAN
2 2 (2.27%) DNS
2 2 (2.27%) Intranet
3 1 (1.14%) IPv4
3 1 (1.14%) SAN
3 1 (1.14%) WAN
3 1 (1.14%) SMTP
3 1 (1.14%) DHCP
3 1 (1.14%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.14%) Firewall
3 1 (1.14%) Wireless
3 1 (1.14%) Wireshark
3 1 (1.14%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.91%) Hadoop
2 11 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.50%) Data Mining
3 8 (9.09%) Apache Hive
4 7 (7.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (7.95%) Big Data
4 7 (7.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (6.82%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (5.68%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (5.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (5.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (5.68%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (5.68%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (4.55%) OLTP
7 4 (4.55%) OLAP
7 4 (4.55%) Relational Database
8 3 (3.41%) Oracle Database
8 3 (3.41%) MongoDB
8 3 (3.41%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.27%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (2.27%) JIRA
3 1 (1.14%) Selenium
3 1 (1.14%) Fiddler
3 1 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.14%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.14%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.14%) JUnit
3 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.14%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.14%) JMeter
3 1 (1.14%) Subversion
General
1 27 (30.68%) Finance
2 18 (20.45%) Banking
3 6 (6.82%) Marketing
4 4 (4.55%) Retail
4 4 (4.55%) Advertising
5 2 (2.27%) Games
5 2 (2.27%) Legal
5 2 (2.27%) Back Office
6 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.14%) Law
6 1 (1.14%) Front Office
6 1 (1.14%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.14%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.14%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.14%) International Banking
6 1 (1.14%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 28 (31.82%) Analyst
2 11 (12.50%) Performance Manager
3 10 (11.36%) Developer
4 8 (9.09%) Data Analyst
5 6 (6.82%) Information Analyst
5 6 (6.82%) Tester
5 6 (6.82%) Test Leader
5 6 (6.82%) Data Scientist
6 5 (5.68%) DBA
6 5 (5.68%) Oracle DBA
7 4 (4.55%) Senior Tester
7 4 (4.55%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 4 (4.55%) Consultant
7 4 (4.55%) Senior Manager
7 4 (4.55%) Business Analyst
7 4 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (3.41%) MI Analyst
8 3 (3.41%) Junior
8 3 (3.41%) Coordinator
8 3 (3.41%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.95%) .NET
2 4 (4.55%) MDX
3 2 (2.27%) MapReduce
3 2 (2.27%) OLE
3 2 (2.27%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.14%) CSS
4 1 (1.14%) STL
4 1 (1.14%) Web Services
4 1 (1.14%) Middleware
4 1 (1.14%) HTML
4 1 (1.14%) ADO.NET
4 1 (1.14%) jQuery
4 1 (1.14%) Apache CXF
4 1 (1.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (1.14%) SciPy
4 1 (1.14%) NumPy
4 1 (1.14%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 39 (44.32%) Mathematics
2 11 (12.50%) Economics
3 8 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 7 (7.95%) Management Information System
5 6 (6.82%) Visualisation
6 4 (4.55%) Physics
6 4 (4.55%) Mainframe
7 3 (3.41%) Social Media
8 2 (2.27%) Neural Network
8 2 (2.27%) Replication
8 2 (2.27%) Open Source
8 2 (2.27%) Credit Risk
9 1 (1.14%) Market Risk
9 1 (1.14%) Data Extraction
9 1 (1.14%) Wiki
9 1 (1.14%) Fixed Income
9 1 (1.14%) Equities
9 1 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (1.14%) Derivative
9 1 (1.14%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.36%) Linux
2 8 (9.09%) Windows
3 4 (4.55%) UNIX
4 1 (1.14%) Windows 2000
4 1 (1.14%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.59%) Analytics
2 11 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 9 (10.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (7.95%) Data Modelling
6 6 (6.82%) Quality Management
7 5 (5.68%) Service Delivery
7 5 (5.68%) Scrum
7 5 (5.68%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (5.68%) Regression Analysis
7 5 (5.68%) Statistical Modelling
8 4 (4.55%) Machine Learning
8 4 (4.55%) Data Cleansing
8 4 (4.55%) Predictive Modelling
8 4 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (4.55%) Econometrics
8 4 (4.55%) Operations Research
8 4 (4.55%) Benchmarking
9 3 (3.41%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (32.95%) SQL
2 12 (13.64%) R
3 11 (12.50%) Python
3 11 (12.50%) Java
4 7 (7.95%) VBA
5 6 (6.82%) C
6 5 (5.68%) C++
6 5 (5.68%) Ruby
7 4 (4.55%) MATLAB
7 4 (4.55%) C#
8 3 (3.41%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.27%) VB
10 1 (1.14%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.14%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.14%) Scala
10 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 31 (35.23%) Degree
2 8 (9.09%) PhD
3 6 (6.82%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.55%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.27%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.14%) ISEB
6 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (1.14%) IBM Certification
6 1 (1.14%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.55%) SLA
1 4 (4.55%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.14%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (2.27%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.14%) ISA Server
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (3.41%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.14%) OpenView
2 1 (1.14%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.14%) DameWare
2 1 (1.14%) OVSD
2 1 (1.14%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.14%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 14 (15.91%) Microsoft
2 13 (14.77%) Tableau
3 9 (10.23%) Oracle
4 4 (4.55%) Talend
4 4 (4.55%) HP
4 4 (4.55%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (3.41%) Business Objects
5 3 (3.41%) Cisco
5 3 (3.41%) IBM
5 3 (3.41%) TSYS
6 2 (2.27%) Google
7 1 (1.14%) F5
7 1 (1.14%) SAP
7 1 (1.14%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.14%) Alteryx
7 1 (1.14%) Nokia
7 1 (1.14%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.14%) Clearswift
7 1 (1.14%) Teradata
7 1 (1.14%) Omniture
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago