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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistics
Rank 166 186 152
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -34
Contract jobs citing Statistics 30 22 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.59% 0.37% 0.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.56% 0.97% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 15 24
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £293 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
- +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £18.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-20.27% +27.58%
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
1918 2267 2082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 37.78% 38.33% 36.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1502 1649 1614
Average daily rate £470 £500 £485
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% +3.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 39 51
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £16.50 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.05 £42.50 £90.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 23 (37.70%) Degree
2 20 (32.79%) Finance
2 20 (32.79%) Mathematics
3 18 (29.51%) Analytics
4 17 (27.87%) SQL
4 17 (27.87%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (26.23%) Data Analysis
6 12 (19.67%) R
7 11 (18.03%) Big Data
8 10 (16.39%) Computer Science
8 10 (16.39%) Credit Risk
8 10 (16.39%) C++
8 10 (16.39%) Python
9 9 (14.75%) Hadoop
10 8 (13.11%) Linux
11 7 (11.48%) Windows
11 7 (11.48%) Java
12 5 (8.20%) Cloudera
12 5 (8.20%) Google Analytics
12 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (8.20%) Google
12 5 (8.20%) Publishing
12 5 (8.20%) VBA
12 5 (8.20%) Oracle
12 5 (8.20%) SQL Server
12 5 (8.20%) SAS
12 5 (8.20%) Data Modelling
12 5 (8.20%) Data Mining
12 5 (8.20%) Mentoring
12 5 (8.20%) User Experience

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (8.20%) SAS
2 2 (3.28%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.64%) Confluence
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle 10gAS
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (1.64%) Apache
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.64%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Spreadsheet
1 3 (4.92%) MS Office
1 3 (4.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.28%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.28%) MS Project
2 2 (3.28%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.64%) Weka
3 1 (1.64%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.64%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) Intranet
2 1 (1.64%) LTE
2 1 (1.64%) LDAP
2 1 (1.64%) Broadband
2 1 (1.64%) UMTS
2 1 (1.64%) VoIP
2 1 (1.64%) DSL
2 1 (1.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.03%) Big Data
2 9 (14.75%) Hadoop
3 5 (8.20%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.20%) Data Mining
4 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.92%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.28%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.28%) QlikView
5 2 (3.28%) Apache Hive
5 2 (3.28%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.28%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.28%) HBase
6 1 (1.64%) Mahout
6 1 (1.64%) Vectorwise
6 1 (1.64%) Impala
6 1 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) JIRA
1 1 (1.64%) Maven
1 1 (1.64%) Introscope
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle Forms
General
1 20 (32.79%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Publishing
3 4 (6.56%) Banking
4 3 (4.92%) Marketing
4 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.64%) French Language
5 1 (1.64%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (34.43%) Analyst
2 9 (14.75%) Developer
2 9 (14.75%) Data Analyst
3 6 (9.84%) Data Modeller
3 6 (9.84%) Data Scientist
4 5 (8.20%) User Experience Researcher
5 4 (6.56%) Business Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) Senior Data Modeller
6 3 (4.92%) Business Data Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) Web Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) Data Manager
6 3 (4.92%) DBA
6 3 (4.92%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.28%) SQL Data Analyst
7 2 (3.28%) Graduate
7 2 (3.28%) Administrator
7 2 (3.28%) Coordinator
7 2 (3.28%) Senior Data Analyst
7 2 (3.28%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) .NET
1 3 (4.92%) HTML
1 3 (4.92%) CSS
2 2 (3.28%) Middleware
2 2 (3.28%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.64%) CSS3
3 1 (1.64%) Task Parallel Library
3 1 (1.64%) SciPy
3 1 (1.64%) D3.js
3 1 (1.64%) Akka
3 1 (1.64%) Apache Camel
3 1 (1.64%) HTML5
3 1 (1.64%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.64%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (1.64%) JNDI
3 1 (1.64%) jQuery
3 1 (1.64%) WCF
3 1 (1.64%) WPF
3 1 (1.64%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (32.79%) Mathematics
2 17 (27.87%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (16.39%) Computer Science
3 10 (16.39%) Credit Risk
4 5 (8.20%) User Experience
5 4 (6.56%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.92%) Visualisation
6 3 (4.92%) Economics
6 3 (4.92%) Algorithms
7 2 (3.28%) NHS
7 2 (3.28%) Replication
7 2 (3.28%) Ontologies
8 1 (1.64%) Open Source
8 1 (1.64%) Data Extraction
8 1 (1.64%) DataPower
8 1 (1.64%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.64%) Freedom of Information Act
8 1 (1.64%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (1.64%) Neural Network
8 1 (1.64%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.11%) Linux
2 7 (11.48%) Windows
3 4 (6.56%) UNIX
4 1 (1.64%) Solaris
4 1 (1.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.51%) Analytics
2 16 (26.23%) Data Analysis
3 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (8.20%) Data Modelling
3 5 (8.20%) Mentoring
4 4 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (6.56%) Machine Learning
5 3 (4.92%) Stress Testing
5 3 (4.92%) Operations Research
5 3 (4.92%) Data Management
5 3 (4.92%) Project Management
5 3 (4.92%) Migration
5 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (4.92%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (3.28%) ETL
6 2 (3.28%) ITIL
6 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.28%) Risk Management
6 2 (3.28%) Quality Management
6 2 (3.28%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (27.87%) SQL
2 12 (19.67%) R
3 10 (16.39%) C++
3 10 (16.39%) Python
4 7 (11.48%) Java
5 5 (8.20%) VBA
6 3 (4.92%) Scala
7 2 (3.28%) C#
7 2 (3.28%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.28%) VB
8 1 (1.64%) Groovy
8 1 (1.64%) Ruby
8 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.64%) VBScript
8 1 (1.64%) C
8 1 (1.64%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 23 (37.70%) Degree
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.28%) PhD
2 2 (3.28%) MCITP
3 1 (1.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.64%) MCTS
3 1 (1.64%) OCP
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.64%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.64%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.64%) Mesos
Vendors
1 5 (8.20%) Cloudera
1 5 (8.20%) Google
1 5 (8.20%) Oracle
2 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.56%) Business Objects
2 4 (6.56%) Tableau
3 3 (4.92%) HP
4 2 (3.28%) Cognos
5 1 (1.64%) Hitwise
5 1 (1.64%) Facebook
5 1 (1.64%) Twitter
5 1 (1.64%) Vertica
5 1 (1.64%) Infobright
5 1 (1.64%) Netezza
5 1 (1.64%) Omniture
5 1 (1.64%) Perforce
5 1 (1.64%) Cadence
5 1 (1.64%) SAP
5 1 (1.64%) Cisco
5 1 (1.64%) IBM
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