The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited R over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing R 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £280 £345
% change year-on-year
+56.25% -18.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+18.18% +4.76%
R
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Programming Languages Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
73 105 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 30.29% 42.86% 36.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 62 32
Average daily rate £335 £393 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.64% +3.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 8 5
Average hourly rate £41.24 £16.72 £16.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+146.65% +3.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £12.42 £13.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.00 £37.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing R across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

R Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset