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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 114 140 173
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +33
Contract jobs citing Statistics 49 21 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.55% 0.62% 0.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.82% 1.52% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 15 19
Median daily rate £508 £400 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.87% -6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £225 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £665 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.28 £25.44 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-24.23% +51.88%
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
1283 1378 2154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.56% 40.41% 37.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 963 1065 1671
Median daily rate £525 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+0.65% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 17 35
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.25 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +32.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £28.00 £22.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +14.70%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 42 (56.76%) SQL
2 30 (40.54%) R
3 28 (37.84%) Degree
3 28 (37.84%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (32.43%) Big Data
4 24 (32.43%) Python
5 23 (31.08%) Analytics
5 23 (31.08%) Mathematics
6 21 (28.38%) Finance
7 20 (27.03%) Relational Database
8 18 (24.32%) Scala
8 18 (24.32%) ETL
9 17 (22.97%) Data Modelling
9 17 (22.97%) Data Analysis
9 17 (22.97%) Hadoop
9 17 (22.97%) Data Quality
9 17 (22.97%) Apache Spark
10 15 (20.27%) Marketing
11 14 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (18.92%) Java
12 13 (17.57%) Banking
12 13 (17.57%) Tableau
13 12 (16.22%) Apache Hive
13 12 (16.22%) Computer Science
14 11 (14.86%) JIRA
14 11 (14.86%) Visualisation
14 11 (14.86%) Economics
14 11 (14.86%) SAS
15 10 (13.51%) SPSS
15 10 (13.51%) 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 17 (22.97%) Apache Spark
2 11 (14.86%) SAS
3 7 (9.46%) Apache
4 6 (8.11%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (6.76%) Apache Pig
5 5 (6.76%) SharePoint
6 3 (4.05%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.35%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (13.51%) SPSS
2 1 (1.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.35%) 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 3 (4.05%) LDAP
2 2 (2.70%) Firewall
2 2 (2.70%) Internet
3 1 (1.35%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.35%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (1.35%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (1.35%) Intranet
3 1 (1.35%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.35%) LAN
3 1 (1.35%) Network Security
3 1 (1.35%) WAN
3 1 (1.35%) Wireless
3 1 (1.35%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (32.43%) Big Data
2 20 (27.03%) Relational Database
3 17 (22.97%) Hadoop
4 12 (16.22%) Apache Hive
5 7 (9.46%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (9.46%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (8.11%) MongoDB
7 5 (6.76%) Neo4j
8 4 (5.41%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (5.41%) HBase
8 4 (5.41%) Impala
8 4 (5.41%) MySQL
8 4 (5.41%) NoSQL
9 3 (4.05%) Base SAS
9 3 (4.05%) Data Lake
9 3 (4.05%) Flink
9 3 (4.05%) Parquet
9 3 (4.05%) RDBMS
10 2 (2.70%) Data Mining
10 2 (2.70%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 11 (14.86%) JIRA
2 8 (10.81%) ERwin
3 3 (4.05%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.35%) Ant
4 1 (1.35%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (1.35%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.35%) Gradle
4 1 (1.35%) Maven
4 1 (1.35%) Subversion
General
1 21 (28.38%) Finance
2 15 (20.27%) Marketing
3 13 (17.57%) Banking
4 7 (9.46%) Retail
5 4 (5.41%) Legal
6 3 (4.05%) Front Office
6 3 (4.05%) International Banking
6 3 (4.05%) Retail Banking
7 2 (2.70%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.35%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (1.35%) Publishing
8 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.35%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (43.24%) Analyst
2 13 (17.57%) Data Analyst
3 9 (12.16%) Architect
4 8 (10.81%) Data Engineer
4 8 (10.81%) Data Scientist
5 7 (9.46%) Data Architect
6 6 (8.11%) Big Data Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) Digital Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) Big Data Architect
7 5 (6.76%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Credit Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Credit Risk Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Information Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Integration Architect
8 3 (4.05%) Risk Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) SQL Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Technical Analyst
9 2 (2.70%) Big Data Analyst
9 2 (2.70%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.51%) Kafka
2 6 (8.11%) scikit-learn
3 5 (6.76%) Pandas
4 4 (5.41%) HTML
4 4 (5.41%) JSON
4 4 (5.41%) XML
5 3 (4.05%) Akka
5 3 (4.05%) Apache Avro
5 3 (4.05%) CSS
5 3 (4.05%) JMS
5 3 (4.05%) LAMP
5 3 (4.05%) Spark Streaming
6 2 (2.70%) Flask
6 2 (2.70%) NumPy
7 1 (1.35%) D3.js
7 1 (1.35%) Natural Language Processing
7 1 (1.35%) Regular Expression
7 1 (1.35%) REST
7 1 (1.35%) RESTful
7 1 (1.35%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 28 (37.84%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (31.08%) Mathematics
3 12 (16.22%) Computer Science
4 11 (14.86%) Economics
4 11 (14.86%) Visualisation
5 10 (13.51%) Algorithms
6 8 (10.81%) Credit Risk
7 7 (9.46%) Physics
7 7 (9.46%) User Experience
8 4 (5.41%) Data Integration
9 3 (4.05%) Data Extraction
9 3 (4.05%) Digital Media
9 3 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (2.70%) Data Centre
11 1 (1.35%) Artificial Intelligence
11 1 (1.35%) Market Risk
11 1 (1.35%) Neural Network
11 1 (1.35%) Performance Metrics
11 1 (1.35%) Social Network
11 1 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.11%) Linux
2 5 (6.76%) Unix
3 4 (5.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.08%) Analytics
2 18 (24.32%) ETL
3 17 (22.97%) Data Analysis
3 17 (22.97%) Data Modelling
4 14 (18.92%) 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%) E-Commerce
5 10 (13.51%) Web Analytics
6 9 (12.16%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (12.16%) Machine Learning
7 8 (10.81%) Operations Research
8 7 (9.46%) Data Governance
9 6 (8.11%) Open Source
9 6 (8.11%) SOA
10 5 (6.76%) Data Management
10 5 (6.76%) Risk Management
10 5 (6.76%) Software Engineering
10 5 (6.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (56.76%) SQL
2 30 (40.54%) R
3 24 (32.43%) Python
4 18 (24.32%) Scala
5 14 (18.92%) Java
6 8 (10.81%) MATLAB
7 4 (5.41%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.05%) C++
8 3 (4.05%) PHP
9 2 (2.70%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.70%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 28 (37.84%) Degree
2 5 (6.76%) PhD
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%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (22.97%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.35%) COBIT
2 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.70%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (5.41%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (4.05%) Netcool
2 3 (4.05%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 3 (4.05%) Tivoli
2 3 (4.05%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 3 (4.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (2.70%) Data Guard
3 2 (2.70%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (17.57%) Tableau
2 5 (6.76%) Google
3 3 (4.05%) Hortonworks
3 3 (4.05%) IBM
3 3 (4.05%) Oracle
3 3 (4.05%) SolarWinds
4 2 (2.70%) Adobe
4 2 (2.70%) HP
4 2 (2.70%) Novell
4 2 (2.70%) Optimizely
4 2 (2.70%) Teradata
5 1 (1.35%) Alteryx
5 1 (1.35%) Avaya
5 1 (1.35%) Cisco
5 1 (1.35%) hybris
5 1 (1.35%) Nortel
5 1 (1.35%) SAP
5 1 (1.35%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.35%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.35%) WorldPay
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