The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited R over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
R
Rank 140 118 136
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +18
Contract jobs citing R 5 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.39% 0.43% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
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£260 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £345 £400
% change year-on-year
-18.84% -13.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £26.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -34.37%
R
England

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

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1289 927 1262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 40.97% 38.48% 41.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 809 478 669
Average daily rate £356 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.78% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 71 127
Average hourly rate £34.50 £34.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.47% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £11.45 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

R Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

R
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing R across the East of England region.

R Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

R
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing R across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

R Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

R
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing R across the East of England region.

R Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

R
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing R within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 4 £260 - 1
Essex -5 1 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - - 3
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing R 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 R.

1 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) SAS
2 4 (57.14%) Statistics
2 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
3 3 (42.86%) Applied Mathematics
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 3 (42.86%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
3 3 (42.86%) Predictive Modelling
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
3 3 (42.86%) Operations Research
3 3 (42.86%) Economics
3 3 (42.86%) ETL
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Teradata
3 3 (42.86%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) Informatica
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Manufacturing
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (28.57%) General Ledger
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Receivables

R
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing R 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 R. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Manufacturing
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle E-Business Tax
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle AGIS
2 1 (14.29%) SiteCatalyst
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SAS Enterprise Miner
1 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle ODI
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 2 (28.57%) General Ledger
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Financials Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Data Scientist
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
1 1 (14.29%) Spring
1 1 (14.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Statistics
1 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
2 3 (42.86%) Applied Mathematics
2 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 3 (42.86%) Economics
3 2 (28.57%) Data Conversion
4 1 (14.29%) FMCG
4 1 (14.29%) Biology
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ETL
1 3 (42.86%) Operations Research
1 3 (42.86%) Predictive Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) Cash Management
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Bioinformatics
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Web Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Online Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Predictive Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Multivariate Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Informatica
2 3 (42.86%) Teradata
3 1 (14.29%) Business Objects
3 1 (14.29%) Adobe
Saffron Walden, Essex
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Hertfordshire
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £260.00 - £280.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago