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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 165 196 188
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -8
Contract jobs citing Statistics 34 26 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.59% 0.35% 0.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.98% 1.09% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 18 27
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +20.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £260 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £508 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £400
% change year-on-year
- -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.80 £28.74
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% -34.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £22.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +38.46%
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
1714 2380 2563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.50% 32.31% 32.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1199 1744 1936
Average daily rate £475 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £638 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 63 58
Average hourly rate £18.18 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.75% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £44.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £17.69 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+10.23% -39.00%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 35 (41.18%) Mathematics
2 30 (35.29%) Degree
3 25 (29.41%) Finance
3 25 (29.41%) SQL
4 20 (23.53%) Analytics
5 16 (18.82%) Banking
6 15 (17.65%) SAS
7 14 (16.47%) Microsoft
7 14 (16.47%) Data Analysis
7 14 (16.47%) Hadoop
8 11 (12.94%) R
8 11 (12.94%) Java
9 10 (11.76%) Python
9 10 (11.76%) MS Excel
9 10 (11.76%) Tableau
10 9 (10.59%) Big Data
10 9 (10.59%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (10.59%) Data Mining
10 9 (10.59%) Windows
10 9 (10.59%) Linux
10 9 (10.59%) Economics
11 8 (9.41%) C++
11 8 (9.41%) Oracle
11 8 (9.41%) SQL Server
11 8 (9.41%) Management Information System
12 7 (8.24%) Quality Management
12 7 (8.24%) PhD
12 7 (8.24%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (8.24%) Marketing
12 7 (8.24%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 15 (17.65%) SAS
2 3 (3.53%) Apache Pig
3 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.35%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.18%) IIS
4 1 (1.18%) Apache
4 1 (1.18%) CMS
4 1 (1.18%) TYPO3
Applications
1 10 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.06%) SPSS
3 4 (4.71%) MS Office
4 3 (3.53%) Stata
4 3 (3.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.53%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.18%) S-PLUS
5 1 (1.18%) MS Project
5 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.18%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (1.18%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.53%) Internet
2 2 (2.35%) LAN
2 2 (2.35%) DNS
2 2 (2.35%) Intranet
3 1 (1.18%) LDAP
3 1 (1.18%) IPv4
3 1 (1.18%) SAN
3 1 (1.18%) WAN
3 1 (1.18%) SMTP
3 1 (1.18%) DHCP
3 1 (1.18%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.18%) DSL
3 1 (1.18%) Firewall
3 1 (1.18%) Wireless
3 1 (1.18%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.47%) Hadoop
2 9 (10.59%) Big Data
2 9 (10.59%) Data Mining
3 8 (9.41%) SQL Server
4 6 (7.06%) Apache Hive
5 5 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (4.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (4.71%) MongoDB
6 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (4.71%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (3.53%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.53%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.35%) OLTP
8 2 (2.35%) DB2
8 2 (2.35%) OLAP
8 2 (2.35%) KDB
Development Applications
1 3 (3.53%) JIRA
2 2 (2.35%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.18%) Maven
General
1 25 (29.41%) Finance
2 16 (18.82%) Banking
3 7 (8.24%) Marketing
4 3 (3.53%) Advertising
4 3 (3.53%) Retail
5 2 (2.35%) Law
5 2 (2.35%) Back Office
5 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.35%) Publishing
6 1 (1.18%) Games
6 1 (1.18%) Front Office
6 1 (1.18%) Legal
6 1 (1.18%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.18%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.18%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (31.76%) Analyst
2 11 (12.94%) Performance Manager
3 10 (11.76%) Developer
4 7 (8.24%) Data Analyst
4 7 (8.24%) Data Scientist
5 6 (7.06%) Test Leader
6 5 (5.88%) Oracle DBA
6 5 (5.88%) DBA
6 5 (5.88%) Senior Manager
7 4 (4.71%) Consultant
7 4 (4.71%) Coordinator
7 4 (4.71%) Tester
7 4 (4.71%) Senior Tester
7 4 (4.71%) Information Analyst
7 4 (4.71%) MI Analyst
8 3 (3.53%) SQL DBA
8 3 (3.53%) Fraud Analyst
8 3 (3.53%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (3.53%) Junior
9 2 (2.35%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.71%) .NET
2 2 (2.35%) STL
2 2 (2.35%) OLE
2 2 (2.35%) MDX
2 2 (2.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (1.18%) SciPy
3 1 (1.18%) NumPy
3 1 (1.18%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (1.18%) Akka
3 1 (1.18%) Apache Camel
3 1 (1.18%) Pandas
3 1 (1.18%) HTML
3 1 (1.18%) jQuery
3 1 (1.18%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (1.18%) JNDI
3 1 (1.18%) Web Services
3 1 (1.18%) JMS
3 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.18%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 35 (41.18%) Mathematics
2 9 (10.59%) Economics
3 8 (9.41%) Management Information System
4 7 (8.24%) Computer Science
5 5 (5.88%) Visualisation
6 4 (4.71%) Physics
6 4 (4.71%) Mainframe
7 3 (3.53%) Credit Risk
8 2 (2.35%) Replication
8 2 (2.35%) Social Media
8 2 (2.35%) Neural Network
9 1 (1.18%) Hedge funds
9 1 (1.18%) Fixed Income
9 1 (1.18%) Equities
9 1 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (1.18%) Derivative
9 1 (1.18%) Market Risk
9 1 (1.18%) Data Extraction
9 1 (1.18%) Open Source
9 1 (1.18%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.59%) Windows
1 9 (10.59%) Linux
2 3 (3.53%) UNIX
3 1 (1.18%) Windows 2000
3 1 (1.18%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.53%) Analytics
2 14 (16.47%) Data Analysis
3 9 (10.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (8.24%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (8.24%) Quality Management
5 6 (7.06%) Service Delivery
6 5 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (5.88%) Scrum
6 5 (5.88%) Machine Learning
7 4 (4.71%) Statistical Modelling
7 4 (4.71%) Operations Research
7 4 (4.71%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (4.71%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (4.71%) Benchmarking
7 4 (4.71%) Data Modelling
7 4 (4.71%) Service Management
8 3 (3.53%) ITIL
8 3 (3.53%) PRINCE2
8 3 (3.53%) Econometrics
8 3 (3.53%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 25 (29.41%) SQL
2 11 (12.94%) Java
2 11 (12.94%) R
3 10 (11.76%) Python
4 8 (9.41%) C++
5 6 (7.06%) VBA
6 4 (4.71%) C
6 4 (4.71%) MATLAB
7 3 (3.53%) Ruby
7 3 (3.53%) C#
8 2 (2.35%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.35%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.35%) VB
8 2 (2.35%) Scala
9 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.18%) Groovy
9 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (35.29%) Degree
2 7 (8.24%) PhD
3 5 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (2.35%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.35%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.18%) ISEB
5 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.18%) IBM Certification
5 1 (1.18%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.71%) SLA
2 3 (3.53%) QA
3 1 (1.18%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.18%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (2.35%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.18%) ISA Server
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (3.53%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.18%) OpenView
2 1 (1.18%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.18%) DameWare
2 1 (1.18%) OVSD
2 1 (1.18%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.18%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 14 (16.47%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.76%) Tableau
3 8 (9.41%) Oracle
4 4 (4.71%) HP
5 3 (3.53%) Business Objects
5 3 (3.53%) Cisco
5 3 (3.53%) IBM
5 3 (3.53%) TSYS
6 2 (2.35%) Omniture
6 2 (2.35%) Google
6 2 (2.35%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (2.35%) Talend
6 2 (2.35%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.18%) Alteryx
7 1 (1.18%) Nokia
7 1 (1.18%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.18%) Clearswift
7 1 (1.18%) Perforce
7 1 (1.18%) Teradata
7 1 (1.18%) SAP
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