The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics 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 Statistics over the 3 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 113 119 115
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Contract jobs citing Statistics 19 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.67% 0.33% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.66% 1.18% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 9
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£330 £193 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -40.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £107 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £279 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -15.66%
Statistics
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
713 678 698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 25.17% 27.84% 24.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 444 332 330
Average daily rate £380 £310 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £135 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 97 89
Average hourly rate £17.50 £31.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% +21.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.60 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.30 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Statistics
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 Statistics across the East of England region.

Statistics Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Statistics
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 Statistics across the East of England region.

Statistics Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Statistics
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 Statistics within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 December 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +8 8 £333 - 2
Cambridgeshire -6 7 £305 +1.66% 7
Bedfordshire -14 4 £259 -
Essex - - - - 1
Norfolk - - - -
Suffolk - - - - 1
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (58.97%) SQL
2 21 (53.85%) Mathematics
3 18 (46.15%) Oracle
3 18 (46.15%) Algorithms
4 16 (41.03%) Oracle Database
5 14 (35.90%) Economics
5 14 (35.90%) SAS
6 13 (33.33%) Python
6 13 (33.33%) Degree
6 13 (33.33%) Predictive Modelling
7 12 (30.77%) Hadoop
7 12 (30.77%) Oracle ODI
7 12 (30.77%) Operations Research
7 12 (30.77%) Applied Mathematics
7 12 (30.77%) Computer Science
7 12 (30.77%) ETL
7 12 (30.77%) Teradata
8 11 (28.21%) Informatica
8 11 (28.21%) SAS Enterprise Miner
9 7 (17.95%) Windows
9 7 (17.95%) R
10 6 (15.38%) C
10 6 (15.38%) Finance
11 5 (12.82%) C++
11 5 (12.82%) Perl
11 5 (12.82%) DNA
11 5 (12.82%) VPN
11 5 (12.82%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (12.82%) Informatics
11 5 (12.82%) Web Development

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 14 (35.90%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
2 1 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) VPN
2 4 (10.26%) 4G
2 4 (10.26%) GPRS
2 4 (10.26%) Internet
3 1 (2.56%) SAN
3 1 (2.56%) DNS
3 1 (2.56%) Modbus
3 1 (2.56%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (41.03%) Oracle Database
2 12 (30.77%) Hadoop
2 12 (30.77%) Oracle ODI
3 11 (28.21%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
5 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.13%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.56%) Marketing
4 1 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Data Scientist
2 9 (23.08%) Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Data Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Software Developer
5 5 (12.82%) DBA
5 5 (12.82%) Senior Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Technical Specialist
7 3 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
8 2 (5.13%) Data Modeller
8 2 (5.13%) Commercial Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Administrator
9 1 (2.56%) Systems Administrator
9 1 (2.56%) Network Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) Statistician
9 1 (2.56%) .NET Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Applications Support Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 1 (2.56%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) WinForms
1 1 (2.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (53.85%) Mathematics
2 18 (46.15%) Algorithms
3 14 (35.90%) Economics
4 12 (30.77%) Applied Mathematics
4 12 (30.77%) Computer Science
5 5 (12.82%) Informatics
5 5 (12.82%) Data Structures
6 4 (10.26%) Mobile App
7 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
7 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (5.13%) Replication
9 1 (2.56%) NHS
9 1 (2.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.56%) AIX
3 1 (2.56%) Solaris
3 1 (2.56%) UNIX
3 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Predictive Modelling
2 12 (30.77%) Operations Research
2 12 (30.77%) ETL
3 5 (12.82%) DNA
3 5 (12.82%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (12.82%) Web Development
3 5 (12.82%) Bioinformatics
4 4 (10.26%) Resource Management
4 4 (10.26%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (10.26%) ITIL
4 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2
5 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (7.69%) Analytics
5 3 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 3 (7.69%) Data Management
6 2 (5.13%) Coaching
6 2 (5.13%) Time Management
6 2 (5.13%) Performance Management
6 2 (5.13%) Statistical Modelling
6 2 (5.13%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 23 (58.97%) SQL
2 13 (33.33%) Python
3 7 (17.95%) R
4 6 (15.38%) C
5 5 (12.82%) C++
5 5 (12.82%) Perl
6 2 (5.13%) VBA
7 1 (2.56%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (10.26%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.13%) MCITP
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (5.13%) MCDBA
4 1 (2.56%) HNC
4 1 (2.56%) PhD
4 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) GCP
1 1 (2.56%) CDISC
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) Oracle
2 12 (30.77%) Teradata
3 11 (28.21%) Informatica
4 4 (10.26%) Cisco
5 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.13%) Tableau
7 1 (2.56%) VMware
7 1 (2.56%) Sophos
7 1 (2.56%) Websense
7 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.56%) Juniper
7 1 (2.56%) HP
7 1 (2.56%) Lumension
7 1 (2.56%) Northgate