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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 148 158 163
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Contract jobs citing Statistics 16 40 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.48% 0.69% 0.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.23% 1.82% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 31 32
Median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £16.75 £27.34 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.73% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £15.99 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-18.68% -36.05%
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
1305 2198 2275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 39.28% 37.76% 37.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1076 1736 1697
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 41 28
Median hourly rate £17.50 £21.75 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.54% +4.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.70 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £52.20 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.62% -11.90%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 11 (36.67%) Finance
2 10 (33.33%) SQL
3 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
4 7 (23.33%) MS Office
4 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (20.00%) ITIL
5 6 (20.00%) Oracle
5 6 (20.00%) Linux
6 5 (16.67%) Python
6 5 (16.67%) Java
6 5 (16.67%) Banking
6 5 (16.67%) Analytics
6 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (13.33%) Big Data
7 4 (13.33%) Degree
7 4 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
7 4 (13.33%) Mathematics
7 4 (13.33%) Back Office
7 4 (13.33%) Firewall
7 4 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
7 4 (13.33%) WAN
7 4 (13.33%) Cisco
7 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 4 (13.33%) LAN
8 3 (10.00%) Internet
8 3 (10.00%) VPN
8 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (10.00%) Windows

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 2 (6.67%) SAS
2 1 (3.33%) Confluence
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 7 (23.33%) MS Office
3 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.33%) MS Project
3 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (13.33%) Firewall
1 4 (13.33%) LAN
1 4 (13.33%) WAN
2 3 (10.00%) Internet
2 3 (10.00%) VPN
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (6.67%) DMZ
3 2 (6.67%) DWDM
3 2 (6.67%) Intranet
3 2 (6.67%) IP Telephony
3 2 (6.67%) MPLS
3 2 (6.67%) Network Security
3 2 (6.67%) NGN
3 2 (6.67%) Packet Switching
3 2 (6.67%) Unified Communications
3 2 (6.67%) Wireless
3 2 (6.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) Big Data
1 4 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (10.00%) QlikView
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.33%) DB2
4 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.33%) MySQL
4 1 (3.33%) Power BI
4 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.33%) SAP BI
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 11 (36.67%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Banking
3 4 (13.33%) Back Office
4 2 (6.67%) Front Office
4 2 (6.67%) Marketing
5 1 (3.33%) French Language
5 1 (3.33%) Games
5 1 (3.33%) German Language
5 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Italian Language
5 1 (3.33%) Law
5 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.33%) Retail
5 1 (3.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Developer
2 4 (13.33%) Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Java Developer
3 3 (10.00%) DBA
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (6.67%) Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Angular Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Contracts Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Data Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Front Office Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Low Latency Java Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Network Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Project Officer
4 2 (6.67%) Project Support Officer
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (6.67%) FIX Protocol
1 2 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.33%) Mathematics
3 3 (10.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.67%) Equities
4 2 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
4 2 (6.67%) Physics
4 2 (6.67%) Social Media
4 2 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
5 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.33%) Credit Risk
5 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.33%) Hedge funds
5 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.33%) Replication
5 1 (3.33%) User Experience
5 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) Windows
3 2 (6.67%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.33%) Android
4 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.00%) ITIL
3 5 (16.67%) Analytics
4 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (10.00%) Change Management
5 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.67%) Coaching
6 2 (6.67%) Data Analytics
6 2 (6.67%) Data Protection
6 2 (6.67%) Deep Packet Inspection
6 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (6.67%) Low Latency
6 2 (6.67%) Multithreading
6 2 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (6.67%) Performance Management
6 2 (6.67%) Security Architecture
6 2 (6.67%) Time Series Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (16.67%) Java
2 5 (16.67%) Python
3 3 (10.00%) R
4 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.33%) Perl
4 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.33%) Scala
4 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) CCNP
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.67%) CISM
2 2 (6.67%) CISSP
2 2 (6.67%) OCP
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (6.67%) PhD
2 2 (6.67%) RHCE
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) Cisco
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.00%) Tableau
3 3 (10.00%) Teradata
4 2 (6.67%) Avaya
4 2 (6.67%) Fortinet
4 2 (6.67%) Juniper
4 2 (6.67%) Nortel
4 2 (6.67%) Palo Alto
4 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds
4 2 (6.67%) Tandberg
4 2 (6.67%) Twitter
5 1 (3.33%) Citrix
5 1 (3.33%) Facebook
5 1 (3.33%) Interwoven
5 1 (3.33%) SAP