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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 161 205 196
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -9
Contract jobs citing Statistics 37 24 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.64% 0.33% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.84% 0.89% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 16 23
Average daily rate
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£425 £363 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +16.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £170 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £528 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £400
% change year-on-year
- -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £14.75 £18.80 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.54% -55.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £21.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-23.80% +27.27%
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
2013 2702 2985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 34.62% 37.42% 38.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1475 2008 2190
Average daily rate £470 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.05% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 54 65
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £36.25 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -32.69%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 28 (35.90%) Degree
2 25 (32.05%) SQL
3 24 (30.77%) Mathematics
4 20 (25.64%) Finance
5 19 (24.36%) Analytics
5 19 (24.36%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (17.95%) SAS
6 14 (17.95%) Microsoft
7 13 (16.67%) Hadoop
7 13 (16.67%) Data Analysis
8 11 (14.10%) Windows
8 11 (14.10%) Linux
9 10 (12.82%) MS Excel
9 10 (12.82%) Banking
10 9 (11.54%) R
10 9 (11.54%) Java
11 8 (10.26%) Oracle
11 8 (10.26%) Data Mining
11 8 (10.26%) Tableau
11 8 (10.26%) Big Data
12 7 (8.97%) Algorithms
12 7 (8.97%) Marketing
12 7 (8.97%) VBA
12 7 (8.97%) C++
12 7 (8.97%) Python
12 7 (8.97%) Management Information System
13 6 (7.69%) Service Delivery
13 6 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (7.69%) SQL Server
13 6 (7.69%) Oracle Reports

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 14 (17.95%) SAS
2 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.56%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.56%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.28%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.28%) TYPO3
3 1 (1.28%) IIS
3 1 (1.28%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.69%) SPSS
3 5 (6.41%) MS Office
4 4 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (3.85%) MS Project
6 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.28%) S-PLUS
6 1 (1.28%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.28%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (1.28%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.85%) Internet
2 2 (2.56%) Intranet
2 2 (2.56%) SAN
2 2 (2.56%) DNS
2 2 (2.56%) LAN
3 1 (1.28%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.28%) WAN
3 1 (1.28%) SMTP
3 1 (1.28%) DHCP
3 1 (1.28%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.28%) IPv4
3 1 (1.28%) LDAP
3 1 (1.28%) Firewall
3 1 (1.28%) Wireless
3 1 (1.28%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 8 (10.26%) Data Mining
2 8 (10.26%) Big Data
3 6 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 6 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (5.13%) Apache Hive
4 4 (5.13%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.85%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.85%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.56%) DB2
6 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.56%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.28%) Vectorwise
7 1 (1.28%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (1.28%) HBase
Development Applications
1 3 (3.85%) JIRA
2 2 (2.56%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.28%) Maven
General
1 20 (25.64%) Finance
2 10 (12.82%) Banking
3 7 (8.97%) Marketing
4 3 (3.85%) Retail
4 3 (3.85%) Advertising
4 3 (3.85%) Publishing
5 2 (2.56%) Law
5 2 (2.56%) Back Office
5 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.28%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.28%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.28%) International Banking
6 1 (1.28%) Legal
6 1 (1.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (34.62%) Analyst
2 8 (10.26%) Data Analyst
3 7 (8.97%) DBA
4 6 (7.69%) Performance Manager
4 6 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
4 6 (7.69%) Data Scientist
5 5 (6.41%) SQL DBA
5 5 (6.41%) Developer
5 5 (6.41%) Coordinator
6 4 (5.13%) Consultant
6 4 (5.13%) MI Analyst
7 3 (3.85%) User Experience Researcher
7 3 (3.85%) Information Analyst
7 3 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (3.85%) Administrator
7 3 (3.85%) Fraud Analyst
7 3 (3.85%) Junior
8 2 (2.56%) Business Analyst
8 2 (2.56%) Tester
8 2 (2.56%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.56%) OLE
2 1 (1.28%) Akka
2 1 (1.28%) Apache Camel
2 1 (1.28%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (1.28%) JNDI
2 1 (1.28%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (1.28%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (1.28%) jQuery
2 1 (1.28%) JMS
2 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.28%) CSS
2 1 (1.28%) STL
2 1 (1.28%) .NET
2 1 (1.28%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (30.77%) Mathematics
2 19 (24.36%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.97%) Algorithms
3 7 (8.97%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.41%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.13%) Mainframe
5 4 (5.13%) Economics
5 4 (5.13%) User Experience
6 3 (3.85%) Visualisation
6 3 (3.85%) Physics
6 3 (3.85%) Credit Risk
6 3 (3.85%) Replication
7 2 (2.56%) Social Media
8 1 (1.28%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.28%) Wiki
8 1 (1.28%) Market Risk
8 1 (1.28%) Data Extraction
8 1 (1.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.28%) NHS
8 1 (1.28%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.10%) Windows
1 11 (14.10%) Linux
2 5 (6.41%) UNIX
3 1 (1.28%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.28%) Windows 2000
3 1 (1.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.36%) Analytics
2 13 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 6 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 6 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (5.13%) Benchmarking
4 4 (5.13%) Migration
4 4 (5.13%) Service Management
4 4 (5.13%) PRINCE2
4 4 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (5.13%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (5.13%) Operations Research
4 4 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (5.13%) Statistical Modelling
4 4 (5.13%) Machine Learning
5 3 (3.85%) Mentoring
5 3 (3.85%) Business Analysis
5 3 (3.85%) Incident Management
5 3 (3.85%) Regression Analysis
5 3 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (3.85%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (32.05%) SQL
2 9 (11.54%) R
2 9 (11.54%) Java
3 7 (8.97%) VBA
3 7 (8.97%) C++
3 7 (8.97%) Python
4 3 (3.85%) Ruby
4 3 (3.85%) VB
4 3 (3.85%) C
4 3 (3.85%) C#
5 2 (2.56%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.56%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.28%) Scala
6 1 (1.28%) Groovy
6 1 (1.28%) VBScript
6 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (35.90%) Degree
2 5 (6.41%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.41%) PhD
3 3 (3.85%) MCITP
3 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.56%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (2.56%) IBM Certification
4 2 (2.56%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.56%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.28%) MCTS
5 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.28%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) SLA
2 2 (2.56%) QA
3 1 (1.28%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.28%) Basel II
System Software
1 3 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.28%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.28%) OVSD
2 1 (1.28%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.28%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (1.28%) OpenView
2 1 (1.28%) DameWare
2 1 (1.28%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 14 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.26%) Oracle
2 8 (10.26%) Tableau
3 6 (7.69%) HP
4 4 (5.13%) Cisco
4 4 (5.13%) IBM
5 3 (3.85%) Cloudera
5 3 (3.85%) TSYS
5 3 (3.85%) Business Objects
6 2 (2.56%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (2.56%) Omniture
6 2 (2.56%) Google
6 2 (2.56%) Talend
7 1 (1.28%) Alteryx
7 1 (1.28%) Vertica
7 1 (1.28%) Infobright
7 1 (1.28%) Netezza
7 1 (1.28%) F5
7 1 (1.28%) Hitwise
7 1 (1.28%) Nokia
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £10.00 - £11.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £380 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £100 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago