The table below looks at the statistics for S-PLUS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited S-PLUS over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Insightful S-PLUS
UK / England
Rank 569 - 580
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing S-PLUS 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.002% - 0.002%
As % of the Applications category 0.023% - 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £13.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £13.25

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

Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
4297 5225 5573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.34% 11.23% 12.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2615 3036 3258
Median daily rate £365 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £160 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 335 478 549
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.33 £10.00 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.70 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.40 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-12.72% +10.00%

S-PLUS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing S-PLUS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

S-PLUS Jobs Demand Trend in England

S-PLUS
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

S-PLUS Daily Rate Trend in England

S-PLUS
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

S-PLUS Hourly Rate Trend in England

S-PLUS
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing S-PLUS within the England region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
East of England - 1 - -
S-PLUS
UK

S-PLUS
Top 8 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing S-PLUS 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 England region with a requirement for S-PLUS.

1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) Biometrics
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Life Science
1 1 (100.00%) R

S-PLUS
Top Related IT Skills in 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 1 (100.00%) SAS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior SAS Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Biometrics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Life Science
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) R