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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistics
Rank 160 165 179
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +14
Contract jobs citing Statistics 33 47 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.60% 0.76% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.67% 2.01% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 33 21
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£425 £475 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +3.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £272 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.64 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.99 £22.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-28.94% +55.17%
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
1972 2334 2308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.80% 37.71% 37.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1520 1770 1724
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 33 50
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.56 £11.65 £16.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.40 £46.10 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £22.66
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -0.70%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 29 (43.28%) Degree
2 27 (40.30%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (37.31%) Mathematics
3 25 (37.31%) SQL
4 22 (32.84%) Finance
4 22 (32.84%) Analytics
5 20 (29.85%) Data Analysis
6 18 (26.87%) R
7 17 (25.37%) Big Data
8 16 (23.88%) Hadoop
9 14 (20.90%) Python
10 12 (17.91%) Credit Risk
11 11 (16.42%) Tableau
12 10 (14.93%) Computer Science
12 10 (14.93%) VBA
13 9 (13.43%) C++
13 9 (13.43%) SAS
14 8 (11.94%) Data Modelling
14 8 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (10.45%) Banking
15 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
15 7 (10.45%) Business Objects
15 7 (10.45%) Mentoring
15 7 (10.45%) Cloudera
16 6 (8.96%) Machine Learning
16 6 (8.96%) Continuous Improvement
16 6 (8.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 6 (8.96%) MS Office
16 6 (8.96%) .NET
16 6 (8.96%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 9 (13.43%) SAS
2 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.99%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.49%) CMS
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle 10gAS
4 1 (1.49%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (8.96%) MS Office
1 6 (8.96%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.48%) SPSS
3 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.49%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.49%) Weka
3 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.48%) Intranet
2 2 (2.99%) Broadband
3 1 (1.49%) LAN
3 1 (1.49%) WAN
3 1 (1.49%) Internet
3 1 (1.49%) Firewall
3 1 (1.49%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.37%) Big Data
2 16 (23.88%) Hadoop
3 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
4 6 (8.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (7.46%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (7.46%) Data Mining
6 4 (5.97%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (5.97%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (5.97%) QlikView
6 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.99%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.99%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.49%) Mahout
8 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.49%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.49%) Checkstyle
1 1 (1.49%) FindBugs
General
1 22 (32.84%) Finance
2 7 (10.45%) Banking
3 4 (5.97%) Marketing
4 2 (2.99%) Retail
4 2 (2.99%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (2.99%) Legal
5 1 (1.49%) Publishing
5 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (47.76%) Analyst
2 13 (19.40%) Data Analyst
3 9 (13.43%) Data Scientist
4 8 (11.94%) Developer
5 6 (8.96%) Business Analyst
5 6 (8.96%) Senior Developer
5 6 (8.96%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (8.96%) Data Modeller
6 4 (5.97%) .NET Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Report Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Business Data Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) UI Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Senior UI Developer
7 3 (4.48%) UI Programmer
7 3 (4.48%) Senior Data Modeller
7 3 (4.48%) Administrator
8 2 (2.99%) Senior Data Analyst
8 2 (2.99%) Insight Analyst
8 2 (2.99%) SAS Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.96%) .NET
2 4 (5.97%) WPF
2 4 (5.97%) Task Parallel Library
3 3 (4.48%) HTML
4 2 (2.99%) WCF
4 2 (2.99%) CSS
5 1 (1.49%) JSP
5 1 (1.49%) ActiveX
5 1 (1.49%) Flash
5 1 (1.49%) JavaBeans
5 1 (1.49%) Middleware
5 1 (1.49%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.49%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.49%) jQuery
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.49%) HTML5
5 1 (1.49%) SciPy
5 1 (1.49%) CSS3
5 1 (1.49%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 27 (40.30%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (37.31%) Mathematics
3 12 (17.91%) Credit Risk
4 10 (14.93%) Computer Science
5 5 (7.46%) Management Information System
5 5 (7.46%) Visualisation
6 3 (4.48%) Data Extraction
6 3 (4.48%) Economics
7 2 (2.99%) NHS
7 2 (2.99%) Fixed Income
7 2 (2.99%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.49%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.49%) Semantic Web
8 1 (1.49%) Open Source
8 1 (1.49%) User Experience
8 1 (1.49%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (1.49%) Neural Network
8 1 (1.49%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (1.49%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.49%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.96%) Windows
2 2 (2.99%) Linux
3 1 (1.49%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.49%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.84%) Analytics
2 20 (29.85%) Data Analysis
3 8 (11.94%) Data Modelling
3 8 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (10.45%) Mentoring
5 6 (8.96%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (8.96%) Machine Learning
6 4 (5.97%) Line Management
6 4 (5.97%) Waterfall
6 4 (5.97%) Predictive Modelling
6 4 (5.97%) MVVM
6 4 (5.97%) Multithreading
6 4 (5.97%) TDD
6 4 (5.97%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (5.97%) OO
7 3 (4.48%) ITIL
7 3 (4.48%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (4.48%) Statistical Analysis
7 3 (4.48%) Stress Testing
7 3 (4.48%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (37.31%) SQL
2 18 (26.87%) R
3 14 (20.90%) Python
4 10 (14.93%) VBA
5 9 (13.43%) C++
6 6 (8.96%) Java
7 5 (7.46%) C#
8 2 (2.99%) Ruby
9 1 (1.49%) Scala
9 1 (1.49%) Clojure
9 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.49%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.49%) C
9 1 (1.49%) VB
9 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (43.28%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) ACCA
2 2 (2.99%) CIMA
2 2 (2.99%) PhD
3 1 (1.49%) CCNP
3 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.49%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Graphite
Vendors
1 11 (16.42%) Tableau
2 7 (10.45%) Cloudera
2 7 (10.45%) Business Objects
3 6 (8.96%) Oracle
4 2 (2.99%) Alteryx
4 2 (2.99%) SAP
4 2 (2.99%) Cognos
4 2 (2.99%) Hyperion
4 2 (2.99%) Google
5 1 (1.49%) Tandberg
5 1 (1.49%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.49%) Elastic Path
5 1 (1.49%) Splunk
5 1 (1.49%) Remedy
5 1 (1.49%) ATG
5 1 (1.49%) Cadence
5 1 (1.49%) Endeca
5 1 (1.49%) Cisco
5 1 (1.49%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.49%) Adobe
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