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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 135 146 172
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +26
Contract jobs citing Statistics 37 41 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.07% 0.89% 0.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.63% 2.27% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 36 25
Median daily rate £375 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £213 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £662 £650 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.19 £19.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-51.63% +18.75%
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
1407 1806 2162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.78% 38.99% 36.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1104 1427 1554
Median daily rate £475 £475 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £291 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 30 55
Median hourly rate £17.25 £17.98 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.06% -2.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.01 £25.00 £33.18
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.88 £17.88
% change year-on-year
+15.20% +5.62%

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Statistics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 September 2016.

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 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Statistics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Statistics.

1 30 (56.60%) SQL
2 19 (35.85%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (33.96%) Degree
4 16 (30.19%) Mathematics
4 16 (30.19%) Analytics
5 15 (28.30%) Finance
6 12 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (22.64%) Big Data
6 12 (22.64%) R
6 12 (22.64%) Marketing
7 10 (18.87%) Tableau
7 10 (18.87%) Data Quality
7 10 (18.87%) Relational Database
7 10 (18.87%) Economics
7 10 (18.87%) Linux
8 9 (16.98%) Visualisation
8 9 (16.98%) JIRA
9 8 (15.09%) Physics
9 8 (15.09%) Operations Research
9 8 (15.09%) Data Visualisation
9 8 (15.09%) Data Analysis
9 8 (15.09%) Banking
9 8 (15.09%) ETL
9 8 (15.09%) SAS
9 8 (15.09%) Data Modelling
9 8 (15.09%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (15.09%) SPSS
10 7 (13.21%) Windows
10 7 (13.21%) Python
10 7 (13.21%) E-Commerce

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (15.09%) SAS
2 6 (11.32%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.55%) Apache
4 3 (5.66%) Apache Spark
4 3 (5.66%) MS Exchange
5 2 (3.77%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.89%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.89%) Confluence
6 1 (1.89%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (15.09%) SPSS
2 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.55%) MS Office
3 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) Google Analytics
2 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.77%) Amazon Kinesis
2 2 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.89%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) LDAP
2 2 (3.77%) Firewall
2 2 (3.77%) Internet
3 1 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.89%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (1.89%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (1.89%) Intranet
3 1 (1.89%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.89%) LAN
3 1 (1.89%) Network Security
3 1 (1.89%) VPN
3 1 (1.89%) WAN
3 1 (1.89%) Wireless
3 1 (1.89%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.64%) Big Data
2 10 (18.87%) Relational Database
3 5 (9.43%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (7.55%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (7.55%) MySQL
5 3 (5.66%) Apache Hive
5 3 (5.66%) Base SAS
5 3 (5.66%) Hadoop
5 3 (5.66%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (5.66%) QlikView
5 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.77%) Parquet
6 2 (3.77%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (1.89%) DB2
7 1 (1.89%) EDRMS
7 1 (1.89%) Power BI
7 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.89%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 9 (16.98%) JIRA
2 6 (11.32%) ERwin
3 1 (1.89%) Ant
3 1 (1.89%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.89%) Gradle
3 1 (1.89%) Maven
3 1 (1.89%) Subversion
General
1 15 (28.30%) Finance
2 12 (22.64%) Marketing
3 8 (15.09%) Banking
4 4 (7.55%) Legal
4 4 (7.55%) Retail
5 2 (3.77%) Back Office
5 2 (3.77%) Front Office
5 2 (3.77%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.77%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.89%) French Language
6 1 (1.89%) Games
6 1 (1.89%) German Language
6 1 (1.89%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.89%) Law
6 1 (1.89%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 21 (39.62%) Analyst
2 9 (16.98%) Developer
3 8 (15.09%) Data Analyst
4 6 (11.32%) Digital Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Architect
5 5 (9.43%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Big Data Architect
6 4 (7.55%) Credit Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Data Architect
6 4 (7.55%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Risk Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) SQL Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Angular Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Big Data Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Big Data Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Data Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) ETL Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Low Latency Java Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) HTML
1 3 (5.66%) JSON
1 3 (5.66%) LAMP
1 3 (5.66%) Web Services
1 3 (5.66%) XML
2 2 (3.77%) AngularJS
2 2 (3.77%) Apache Avro
2 2 (3.77%) CSS
2 2 (3.77%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (3.77%) JMS
2 2 (3.77%) Kafka
2 2 (3.77%) Spark Streaming
3 1 (1.89%) Pandas
3 1 (1.89%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.89%) RESTful
3 1 (1.89%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.85%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (30.19%) Mathematics
3 10 (18.87%) Economics
4 9 (16.98%) Visualisation
5 8 (15.09%) Physics
6 7 (13.21%) Credit Risk
7 6 (11.32%) User Experience
8 4 (7.55%) Algorithms
9 3 (5.66%) Data Extraction
9 3 (5.66%) Digital Media
10 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
10 2 (3.77%) Data Integration
10 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (3.77%) Equities
10 2 (3.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
11 1 (1.89%) Blackberry
11 1 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (1.89%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.87%) Linux
2 7 (13.21%) Windows
3 2 (3.77%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.89%) Android
4 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.89%) Unix
4 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.19%) Analytics
2 12 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (15.09%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (15.09%) Data Analysis
3 8 (15.09%) Data Modelling
3 8 (15.09%) Data Visualisation
3 8 (15.09%) ETL
3 8 (15.09%) Operations Research
4 7 (13.21%) E-Commerce
4 7 (13.21%) Web Analytics
5 6 (11.32%) Data Ingestion
5 6 (11.32%) ITIL
5 6 (11.32%) Risk Management
6 5 (9.43%) Data Governance
6 5 (9.43%) Software Engineering
6 5 (9.43%) Translating Business Requirements
6 5 (9.43%) Unit Testing
7 4 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (7.55%) Data Cleansing
7 4 (7.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (56.60%) SQL
2 12 (22.64%) R
3 7 (13.21%) Python
4 6 (11.32%) Java
5 3 (5.66%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.66%) MATLAB
5 3 (5.66%) PHP
5 3 (5.66%) Scala
6 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.89%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (33.96%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) OCP
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (3.77%) PhD
2 2 (3.77%) RHCE
2 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) CCIE
3 1 (1.89%) CCNP
3 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.89%) CISSP
3 1 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.87%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.89%) COBIT
2 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) Tableau
2 6 (11.32%) Oracle
3 5 (9.43%) Google
4 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.66%) Teradata
5 2 (3.77%) HP
5 2 (3.77%) Novell
5 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.89%) Adobe
6 1 (1.89%) Avaya
6 1 (1.89%) Cisco
6 1 (1.89%) Citrix
6 1 (1.89%) Interwoven
6 1 (1.89%) Nortel
6 1 (1.89%) Omniture
6 1 (1.89%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.89%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.89%) Splunk
6 1 (1.89%) Tandberg
6 1 (1.89%) TIBCO
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