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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistics
Rank 158 154 187
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +33
Contract jobs citing Statistics 43 40 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.74% 0.69% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.97% 1.85% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 29 23
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£425 £420 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £260 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £480 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £306
% change year-on-year
+5.38% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £39.05 - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £23.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-32.63% +5.55%
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
2182 2157 2632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 37.40% 37.47% 37.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1739 1604 1979
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 28 63
Average hourly rate £21.00 £20.44 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.75% -8.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.65 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.70 £29.75 £53.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +9.75%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015, 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 33 (42.86%) SQL
2 27 (35.06%) Degree
3 26 (33.77%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (32.47%) Analytics
5 24 (31.17%) Finance
6 23 (29.87%) Big Data
6 23 (29.87%) Mathematics
7 21 (27.27%) Hadoop
8 19 (24.68%) R
9 16 (20.78%) Data Analysis
9 16 (20.78%) Python
10 12 (15.58%) Banking
11 10 (12.99%) MS Excel
11 10 (12.99%) C++
11 10 (12.99%) Java
11 10 (12.99%) Tableau
12 9 (11.69%) Credit Risk
13 8 (10.39%) VBA
13 8 (10.39%) SQL Server
14 7 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
14 7 (9.09%) Machine Learning
14 7 (9.09%) Mentoring
15 6 (7.79%) Cloudera
15 6 (7.79%) Visualisation
15 6 (7.79%) Marketing
15 6 (7.79%) MS Office
15 6 (7.79%) ITIL
15 6 (7.79%) Data Warehouse
15 6 (7.79%) Data Mining

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 5 (6.49%) SAS
2 3 (3.90%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.60%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.30%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.30%) CMS
4 1 (1.30%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (12.99%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.79%) MS Office
3 4 (5.19%) SPSS
4 3 (3.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (2.60%) Maple
5 2 (2.60%) Mathematica
5 2 (2.60%) LaTeX
6 1 (1.30%) Photoshop
6 1 (1.30%) MS Project
6 1 (1.30%) Weka
6 1 (1.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) Intranet
2 2 (2.60%) Broadband
3 1 (1.30%) LAN
3 1 (1.30%) WAN
3 1 (1.30%) VPN
3 1 (1.30%) SAN
3 1 (1.30%) Internet
3 1 (1.30%) Firewall
3 1 (1.30%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.30%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (29.87%) Big Data
2 21 (27.27%) Hadoop
3 8 (10.39%) SQL Server
4 6 (7.79%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (7.79%) Data Mining
5 5 (6.49%) NoSQL
5 5 (6.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (3.90%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (3.90%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (2.60%) Essbase
8 2 (2.60%) QlikView
8 2 (2.60%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.60%) Apache Hive
8 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.60%) Hyperion Smart View
9 1 (1.30%) Impala
9 1 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Checkstyle
1 1 (1.30%) FindBugs
General
1 24 (31.17%) Finance
2 12 (15.58%) Banking
3 6 (7.79%) Marketing
4 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.60%) Retail
4 2 (2.60%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (2.60%) Legal
4 2 (2.60%) Advertising
5 1 (1.30%) Publishing
5 1 (1.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 40 (51.95%) Analyst
2 16 (20.78%) Data Analyst
3 12 (15.58%) Data Scientist
4 7 (9.09%) Quantitative Analyst
4 7 (9.09%) Developer
5 6 (7.79%) Business Analyst
5 6 (7.79%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (5.19%) .NET Developer
6 4 (5.19%) Senior Developer
6 4 (5.19%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (5.19%) Business Data Analyst
7 3 (3.90%) UI Developer
7 3 (3.90%) Senior UI Developer
7 3 (3.90%) Financial Analyst
7 3 (3.90%) UI Programmer
8 2 (2.60%) Insight Analyst
8 2 (2.60%) Report Analyst
8 2 (2.60%) Service Analyst
8 2 (2.60%) Administrator
8 2 (2.60%) Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.49%) .NET
2 4 (5.19%) WPF
2 4 (5.19%) Task Parallel Library
3 3 (3.90%) HTML
4 2 (2.60%) WCF
4 2 (2.60%) RESTful
5 1 (1.30%) SciPy
5 1 (1.30%) CSS
5 1 (1.30%) XML
5 1 (1.30%) Flash
5 1 (1.30%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.30%) JSON
5 1 (1.30%) Kafka
5 1 (1.30%) Cascading
5 1 (1.30%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 26 (33.77%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (29.87%) Mathematics
3 9 (11.69%) Credit Risk
4 6 (7.79%) Visualisation
5 4 (5.19%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.90%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.60%) NHS
7 2 (2.60%) Data Extraction
7 2 (2.60%) Fixed Income
7 2 (2.60%) Physics
7 2 (2.60%) Economics
7 2 (2.60%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.30%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.30%) Ontologies
8 1 (1.30%) Neural Network
8 1 (1.30%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (1.30%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.30%) Semantic Web
8 1 (1.30%) User Experience
8 1 (1.30%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.49%) Windows
2 1 (1.30%) Linux
2 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.30%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.47%) Analytics
2 16 (20.78%) Data Analysis
3 7 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
3 7 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (9.09%) Machine Learning
3 7 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 6 (7.79%) ITIL
5 5 (6.49%) Data Modelling
5 5 (6.49%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (6.49%) Statistical Modelling
5 5 (6.49%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (6.49%) Predictive Modelling
5 5 (6.49%) Line Management
6 4 (5.19%) MVVM
6 4 (5.19%) Waterfall
6 4 (5.19%) Quantitative Analysis
6 4 (5.19%) Multithreading
6 4 (5.19%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (5.19%) OO
6 4 (5.19%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 33 (42.86%) SQL
2 19 (24.68%) R
3 16 (20.78%) Python
4 10 (12.99%) C++
4 10 (12.99%) Java
5 8 (10.39%) VBA
6 4 (5.19%) Ruby
6 4 (5.19%) C#
7 2 (2.60%) Perl
8 1 (1.30%) Scala
8 1 (1.30%) Clojure
8 1 (1.30%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 27 (35.06%) Degree
2 3 (3.90%) ACCA
2 3 (3.90%) CIMA
2 3 (3.90%) PhD
3 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.30%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.30%) CCNP
4 1 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.30%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.30%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.30%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) SCCM
1 1 (1.30%) SCOM
1 1 (1.30%) Oozie
1 1 (1.30%) Graphite
Vendors
1 10 (12.99%) Tableau
2 6 (7.79%) Cloudera
3 5 (6.49%) Oracle
4 4 (5.19%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.90%) Business Objects
5 3 (3.90%) Hyperion
6 2 (2.60%) Google
6 2 (2.60%) Alteryx
6 2 (2.60%) WorldPay
7 1 (1.30%) Tandberg
7 1 (1.30%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.30%) Elastic Path
7 1 (1.30%) Splunk
7 1 (1.30%) Remedy
7 1 (1.30%) ATG
7 1 (1.30%) Endeca
7 1 (1.30%) SAP
7 1 (1.30%) Cisco
7 1 (1.30%) Nortel
7 1 (1.30%) Citrix
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