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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Statistics
London / City of London
Rank 118 139 158
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +19
Contract jobs citing Statistics 35 12 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.19% 0.40% 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.09% 0.98% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 7 23
Median daily rate £475 £315 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.79% -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £188 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £636 £710 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £363 £328
% change year-on-year
-10.34% +10.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.55 £20.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-7.25% +35.59%

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
1131 1219 1964
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 38.35% 40.24% 38.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 848 923 1542
Median daily rate £500 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £669 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 23 30
Median hourly rate £21.75 £19.99 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.80% +14.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £13.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £32.24 £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +22.85%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017, 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 40 (54.05%) SQL
2 32 (43.24%) Degree
3 30 (40.54%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (39.19%) R
5 23 (31.08%) Big Data
5 23 (31.08%) Analytics
5 23 (31.08%) Mathematics
5 23 (31.08%) Python
6 20 (27.03%) Finance
6 20 (27.03%) Relational Database
6 20 (27.03%) Data Quality
7 19 (25.68%) Hadoop
7 19 (25.68%) Data Modelling
7 19 (25.68%) ETL
8 18 (24.32%) Marketing
8 18 (24.32%) Apache Spark
9 17 (22.97%) Scala
9 17 (22.97%) Data Analysis
10 14 (18.92%) Java
10 14 (18.92%) Apache Hive
11 13 (17.57%) Computer Science
12 12 (16.22%) Tableau
12 12 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (14.86%) Economics
13 11 (14.86%) SAS
13 11 (14.86%) Visualisation
14 10 (13.51%) Data Visualisation
14 10 (13.51%) Kafka
14 10 (13.51%) JIRA
14 10 (13.51%) Data Cleansing

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 18 (24.32%) Apache Spark
2 11 (14.86%) SAS
3 7 (9.46%) Apache Pig
4 6 (8.11%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (5.41%) Apache
5 4 (5.41%) WordPress
6 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (13.51%) SPSS
2 4 (5.41%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.41%) SAP CRM
1 4 (5.41%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.11%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (6.76%) Google Analytics
3 3 (4.05%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (1.35%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) Firewall
1 2 (2.70%) Internet
2 1 (1.35%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.35%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (1.35%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (1.35%) Intranet
2 1 (1.35%) IP Telephony
2 1 (1.35%) LAN
2 1 (1.35%) Network Security
2 1 (1.35%) SAN
2 1 (1.35%) WAN
2 1 (1.35%) Wireless
2 1 (1.35%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (31.08%) Big Data
2 20 (27.03%) Relational Database
3 19 (25.68%) Hadoop
4 14 (18.92%) Apache Hive
5 9 (12.16%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (9.46%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (8.11%) Impala
7 6 (8.11%) MongoDB
8 5 (6.76%) Neo4j
9 4 (5.41%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (5.41%) HBase
9 4 (5.41%) NoSQL
10 3 (4.05%) Base SAS
10 3 (4.05%) Data Lake
10 3 (4.05%) Flink
10 3 (4.05%) Parquet
10 3 (4.05%) RDBMS
11 2 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database
11 2 (2.70%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 10 (13.51%) JIRA
2 8 (10.81%) ERwin
3 4 (5.41%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (2.70%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (27.03%) Finance
2 18 (24.32%) Marketing
3 10 (13.51%) Banking
4 5 (6.76%) Front Office
4 5 (6.76%) Retail
5 4 (5.41%) Legal
5 4 (5.41%) Publishing
6 3 (4.05%) International Banking
7 2 (2.70%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.35%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (1.35%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.35%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.35%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (44.59%) Analyst
2 14 (18.92%) Data Analyst
3 8 (10.81%) Architect
3 8 (10.81%) Data Engineer
3 8 (10.81%) Data Scientist
4 7 (9.46%) Data Architect
5 6 (8.11%) Big Data Engineer
5 6 (8.11%) Digital Analyst
6 5 (6.76%) Big Data Architect
6 5 (6.76%) Developer
6 5 (6.76%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (5.41%) Information Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Email Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Integration Architect
8 3 (4.05%) SQL Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Technical Analyst
9 2 (2.70%) Big Data Analyst
9 2 (2.70%) ETL Analyst
9 2 (2.70%) HTML Email Developer
9 2 (2.70%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.51%) Kafka
2 5 (6.76%) scikit-learn
3 4 (5.41%) CSS
3 4 (5.41%) HTML
3 4 (5.41%) Pandas
4 3 (4.05%) Akka
4 3 (4.05%) Apache Avro
4 3 (4.05%) JMS
4 3 (4.05%) JSON
4 3 (4.05%) Spark Streaming
4 3 (4.05%) XML
5 2 (2.70%) Flask
5 2 (2.70%) NumPy
6 1 (1.35%) D3.js
6 1 (1.35%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (1.35%) Regular Expression
6 1 (1.35%) REST
6 1 (1.35%) SciPy
6 1 (1.35%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 30 (40.54%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (31.08%) Mathematics
3 13 (17.57%) Computer Science
4 11 (14.86%) Economics
4 11 (14.86%) Visualisation
5 9 (12.16%) Algorithms
5 9 (12.16%) Physics
6 8 (10.81%) Credit Risk
7 4 (5.41%) Data Integration
7 4 (5.41%) User Experience
8 3 (4.05%) Data Centre
8 3 (4.05%) Data Extraction
8 3 (4.05%) Digital Media
8 3 (4.05%) Market Risk
9 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.35%) Artificial Intelligence
10 1 (1.35%) Neural Network
10 1 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.46%) Unix
2 3 (4.05%) Linux
3 2 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.08%) Analytics
2 19 (25.68%) Data Modelling
2 19 (25.68%) ETL
3 17 (22.97%) Data Analysis
4 12 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (13.51%) Data Cleansing
5 10 (13.51%) Data Ingestion
5 10 (13.51%) Data Visualisation
5 10 (13.51%) Web Analytics
6 9 (12.16%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (12.16%) E-Commerce
7 8 (10.81%) Machine Learning
7 8 (10.81%) Operations Research
8 6 (8.11%) SOA
9 5 (6.76%) Data Management
9 5 (6.76%) Translating Business Requirements
9 5 (6.76%) Unit Testing
10 4 (5.41%) Email Marketing
10 4 (5.41%) Software Engineering
10 4 (5.41%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 40 (54.05%) SQL
2 29 (39.19%) R
3 23 (31.08%) Python
4 17 (22.97%) Scala
5 14 (18.92%) Java
6 6 (8.11%) MATLAB
7 5 (6.76%) C++
8 4 (5.41%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.70%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.70%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 32 (43.24%) Degree
2 8 (10.81%) PhD
3 1 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.35%) CCA
3 1 (1.35%) CCIE
3 1 (1.35%) CCNP
3 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.35%) CISSP
3 1 (1.35%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (1.35%) MCSE
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (27.03%) Data Quality
2 4 (5.41%) QA
3 1 (1.35%) COBIT
3 1 (1.35%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.35%) VMware Server
2 1 (1.35%) vSphere
2 1 (1.35%) XenApp
2 1 (1.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (6.76%) Tivoli
2 4 (5.41%) Hadoop YARN
3 3 (4.05%) Netcool
3 3 (4.05%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 3 (4.05%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 3 (4.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (2.70%) Data Guard
4 2 (2.70%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (16.22%) Tableau
2 6 (8.11%) SAP
3 5 (6.76%) Google
3 5 (6.76%) Oracle
4 4 (5.41%) hybris
5 3 (4.05%) Hortonworks
5 3 (4.05%) IBM
5 3 (4.05%) SolarWinds
5 3 (4.05%) Teradata
6 2 (2.70%) Adobe
6 2 (2.70%) Optimizely
7 1 (1.35%) Avaya
7 1 (1.35%) Cisco
7 1 (1.35%) Citrix
7 1 (1.35%) HP
7 1 (1.35%) Nortel
7 1 (1.35%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.35%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.35%) VMware
7 1 (1.35%) WorldPay
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