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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 111 124 130
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +6
Contract jobs citing Statistics 15 19 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.59% 0.61% 0.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.75% 2.19% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 11
Median daily rate £363 £313 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.08% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £215 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £495 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+9.62% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £13.25 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -48.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.00 £15.65 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-42.49% -16.53%
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
859 868 969
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 34.02% 27.71% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 485 459 526
Median daily rate £350 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £538 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 85 96
Median hourly rate £32.00 £21.27 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.48% -17.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £13.00 £15.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.41 £41.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £19.58 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.46% +3.05%

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Statistics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Statistics across the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Statistics Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +12 9 £340 +58.13% 2
Essex +11 4 £450 -
Norfolk -1 1 £145 -69.47%
Bedfordshire -7 1 - - 1
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 East of England region with a requirement for Statistics.

1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 8 (38.10%) MATLAB
3 6 (28.57%) Finance
3 6 (28.57%) Algorithms
4 5 (23.81%) Mathematics
4 5 (23.81%) Data Quality
4 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
4 5 (23.81%) QlikView
4 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
5 4 (19.05%) Physics
5 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (14.29%) Predictive Analysis
6 3 (14.29%) R
6 3 (14.29%) Civica
6 3 (14.29%) Retail
6 3 (14.29%) Java
7 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
7 2 (9.52%) Web Services
7 2 (9.52%) Windows
7 2 (9.52%) Python
7 2 (9.52%) SAS
7 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
7 2 (9.52%) WSUS
7 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
8 1 (4.76%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (4.76%) Technical Analysis
8 1 (4.76%) REST
8 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (9.52%) SAS
2 1 (4.76%) Confluence
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
1 1 (4.76%) SAN
1 1 (4.76%) VLAN
1 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (23.81%) QlikView
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Developer
3 5 (23.81%) QlikView Developer
3 5 (23.81%) SQL Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Data Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (14.29%) Applications Support
5 3 (14.29%) Data Scientist
6 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Business Systems Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support
7 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Algorithms
2 5 (23.81%) Mathematics
3 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (19.05%) Physics
4 1 (4.76%) CMDB
4 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
1 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.76%) CentOS
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
2 3 (14.29%) Predictive Analysis
3 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.76%) Bayesian Methods
4 1 (4.76%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (4.76%) ERP
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
4 1 (4.76%) Machine Learning
4 1 (4.76%) Migration
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) Statistical Modelling
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 8 (38.10%) MATLAB
3 3 (14.29%) Java
3 3 (14.29%) R
4 2 (9.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) A+ Certification
1 1 (4.76%) MCP
1 1 (4.76%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) WSUS
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Civica
2 1 (4.76%) Dell
2 1 (4.76%) HP
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.76%) Veeam
2 1 (4.76%) VMware