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 22 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 166 202 181
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -21
Contract jobs citing Statistics 34 23 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.58% 0.32% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.68% 0.85% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 16 24
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£425 £375 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +33.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £170 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £400
% change year-on-year
- -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.80 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% -55.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £21.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-23.80% +42.37%
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
2027 2700 2982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 34.57% 37.55% 37.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1462 2000 2185
Average daily rate £450 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 56 69
Average hourly rate £17.93 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.03% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £14.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.40 £48.00 £39.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.83 £17.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -31.98%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 27 (34.18%) Mathematics
2 26 (32.91%) Degree
3 23 (29.11%) SQL
4 20 (25.32%) Finance
5 18 (22.78%) Analytics
5 18 (22.78%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (17.72%) SAS
7 13 (16.46%) Microsoft
7 13 (16.46%) Data Analysis
7 13 (16.46%) Hadoop
8 12 (15.19%) Banking
9 11 (13.92%) Windows
9 11 (13.92%) Linux
10 10 (12.66%) MS Excel
10 10 (12.66%) Java
11 9 (11.39%) R
11 9 (11.39%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (10.13%) Management Information System
12 8 (10.13%) Python
12 8 (10.13%) Tableau
12 8 (10.13%) Big Data
13 7 (8.86%) Marketing
13 7 (8.86%) Data Mining
13 7 (8.86%) C++
13 7 (8.86%) Oracle
14 6 (7.59%) VBA
14 6 (7.59%) HP
14 6 (7.59%) SPSS
14 6 (7.59%) Service Delivery
14 6 (7.59%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (17.72%) SAS
2 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.53%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.53%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.27%) IIS
3 1 (1.27%) CMS
3 1 (1.27%) TYPO3
Applications
1 10 (12.66%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.59%) SPSS
3 5 (6.33%) MS Office
4 3 (3.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.80%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (2.53%) MS Project
6 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.27%) S-PLUS
6 1 (1.27%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.27%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (1.27%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.80%) Internet
2 2 (2.53%) LAN
2 2 (2.53%) DNS
2 2 (2.53%) SAN
2 2 (2.53%) Intranet
3 1 (1.27%) IPv4
3 1 (1.27%) WAN
3 1 (1.27%) SMTP
3 1 (1.27%) DHCP
3 1 (1.27%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.27%) DSL
3 1 (1.27%) Firewall
3 1 (1.27%) Wireless
3 1 (1.27%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.27%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.46%) Hadoop
2 8 (10.13%) Big Data
3 7 (8.86%) Data Mining
4 5 (6.33%) SQL Server
4 5 (6.33%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (5.06%) Relational Database
5 4 (5.06%) Apache Hive
6 3 (3.80%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.80%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.53%) DB2
7 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.53%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.53%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.27%) Vectorwise
8 1 (1.27%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 3 (3.80%) JIRA
2 2 (2.53%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.27%) Maven
General
1 20 (25.32%) Finance
2 12 (15.19%) Banking
3 7 (8.86%) Marketing
4 3 (3.80%) Advertising
4 3 (3.80%) Retail
5 2 (2.53%) Law
5 2 (2.53%) Back Office
5 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.53%) Publishing
6 1 (1.27%) Games
6 1 (1.27%) Legal
6 1 (1.27%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.27%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.27%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (31.65%) Analyst
2 10 (12.66%) Performance Manager
3 7 (8.86%) Data Analyst
4 6 (7.59%) Data Scientist
5 5 (6.33%) Oracle DBA
5 5 (6.33%) Developer
5 5 (6.33%) Coordinator
5 5 (6.33%) DBA
6 4 (5.06%) Consultant
6 4 (5.06%) Senior Manager
6 4 (5.06%) MI Analyst
7 3 (3.80%) Test Leader
7 3 (3.80%) Tester
7 3 (3.80%) Junior
7 3 (3.80%) Fraud Analyst
7 3 (3.80%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (3.80%) Senior Tester
7 3 (3.80%) Information Analyst
7 3 (3.80%) SQL DBA
8 2 (2.53%) Quantitative Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.53%) OLE
2 1 (1.27%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (1.27%) JNDI
2 1 (1.27%) jQuery
2 1 (1.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (1.27%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (1.27%) Akka
2 1 (1.27%) Apache Camel
2 1 (1.27%) HTML
2 1 (1.27%) .NET
2 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.27%) CSS
2 1 (1.27%) STL
2 1 (1.27%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (34.18%) Mathematics
2 18 (22.78%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (10.13%) Management Information System
4 6 (7.59%) Economics
5 5 (6.33%) Computer Science
6 4 (5.06%) Mainframe
7 3 (3.80%) User Experience
7 3 (3.80%) Physics
7 3 (3.80%) Credit Risk
7 3 (3.80%) Visualisation
8 2 (2.53%) Social Media
8 2 (2.53%) Replication
9 1 (1.27%) Fixed Income
9 1 (1.27%) Equities
9 1 (1.27%) Derivative
9 1 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (1.27%) NHS
9 1 (1.27%) Data Extraction
9 1 (1.27%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.92%) Linux
1 11 (13.92%) Windows
2 5 (6.33%) UNIX
3 1 (1.27%) Solaris
3 1 (1.27%) Windows 2000
3 1 (1.27%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.78%) Analytics
2 13 (16.46%) Data Analysis
3 9 (11.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (7.59%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (7.59%) Service Delivery
5 5 (6.33%) Quality Management
6 4 (5.06%) Migration
6 4 (5.06%) Service Management
6 4 (5.06%) PRINCE2
6 4 (5.06%) Benchmarking
6 4 (5.06%) Operations Research
6 4 (5.06%) Machine Learning
6 4 (5.06%) Statistical Modelling
6 4 (5.06%) Mentoring
6 4 (5.06%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (5.06%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (3.80%) Regression Analysis
7 3 (3.80%) Performance Management
7 3 (3.80%) Incident Management
7 3 (3.80%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (29.11%) SQL
2 10 (12.66%) Java
3 9 (11.39%) R
4 8 (10.13%) Python
5 7 (8.86%) C++
6 6 (7.59%) VBA
7 3 (3.80%) C
7 3 (3.80%) C#
7 3 (3.80%) Ruby
8 2 (2.53%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.53%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.53%) VB
9 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.27%) Groovy
9 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.27%) Scala
9 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (32.91%) Degree
2 5 (6.33%) PhD
2 5 (6.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.53%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.27%) IBM Certification
4 1 (1.27%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.06%) SLA
2 2 (2.53%) QA
3 1 (1.27%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.27%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (2.53%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.27%) ISA Server
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.27%) OpenView
2 1 (1.27%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.27%) DameWare
2 1 (1.27%) OVSD
2 1 (1.27%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.27%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 13 (16.46%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.13%) Tableau
3 7 (8.86%) Oracle
4 6 (7.59%) HP
5 4 (5.06%) Cisco
6 3 (3.80%) IBM
6 3 (3.80%) Business Objects
6 3 (3.80%) TSYS
6 3 (3.80%) Cloudera
7 2 (2.53%) Talend
7 2 (2.53%) Omniture
7 2 (2.53%) Google
7 2 (2.53%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.27%) Nokia
8 1 (1.27%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.27%) Reuters
8 1 (1.27%) Bloomberg
8 1 (1.27%) Clearswift
8 1 (1.27%) Perforce
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £100 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 24 days ago