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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited S-PLUS over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Insightful S-PLUS
Rank 591 568 547
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -21
Contract jobs citing S-PLUS 4 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.004% 0.019%
As % of the Applications category 0.065% 0.031% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 5
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£500 £563 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.15% +50.06%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £152
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
S-PLUS
UK

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
6194 6522 6023
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.02% 13.21% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3653 3628 3299
Average daily rate £350 £328 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.72% -5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £160 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £308
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 606 693 609
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.46 £10.50 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £32.50 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.96
% change year-on-year
- +0.26%

S-PLUS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing S-PLUS across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing S-PLUS within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
London 0 4 £500 -11.15% 6
S-PLUS
UK

S-PLUS
Top 24 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing S-PLUS 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 S-PLUS.

1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
1 4 (44.44%) ServiceNow
2 2 (22.22%) C
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) R
2 2 (22.22%) Data Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) Customer Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 2 (22.22%) SAS
2 2 (22.22%) SPSS
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Clementine
2 2 (22.22%) Statistical Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 2 (22.22%) SAS Enterprise Miner
2 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
2 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (11.11%) Tandem
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills

S-PLUS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing S-PLUS 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 S-PLUS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Clementine
1 2 (22.22%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) ServiceNow Developer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Programme Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Delivery Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Tandem
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
1 2 (22.22%) Statistical Analysis
1 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
1 2 (22.22%) Predictive Modelling
1 2 (22.22%) Data Analytics
1 2 (22.22%) Analytics
1 2 (22.22%) Customer Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) R
2 2 (22.22%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) ServiceNow