The table below looks at the statistics for Stata 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 Stata over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
StataCorp Stata
Rank 610 597 581
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -16
Contract jobs citing Stata 11 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.021% 0.004% 0.022%
As % of the Applications category 0.20% 0.032% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 6
Average daily rate £600 £500 £279
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +79.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £245
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Stata
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
5471 6264 6478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.68% 12.38% 13.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3371 3423 3444
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £165 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 425 609 642
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.01 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £32.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

Stata
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Stata Jobs Demand Trend in England

Stata
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Stata Daily Rate Trend in England

Stata
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Stata Hourly Rate Trend in England

Stata
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 Stata within the England region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(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 -3 11 £600 +20.00%
Stata
UK

Stata
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Stata 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 Stata.

1 13 (100.00%) SAS
1 13 (100.00%) R
2 12 (92.31%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (92.31%) Data Mining
3 11 (84.62%) Data Modelling
3 11 (84.62%) SPSS
3 11 (84.62%) SQL
3 11 (84.62%) Data Analysis
3 11 (84.62%) Hadoop
3 11 (84.62%) Big Data
3 11 (84.62%) Apache Hive
4 10 (76.92%) Web Application Development
4 10 (76.92%) Performance Metrics
4 10 (76.92%) Apache Pig
4 10 (76.92%) QlikView
4 10 (76.92%) Tableau
4 10 (76.92%) HBase
4 10 (76.92%) CouchDB
4 10 (76.92%) Ruby
4 10 (76.92%) Ruby on Rails
4 10 (76.92%) Teradata
4 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (76.92%) MySQL
4 10 (76.92%) Oracle
4 10 (76.92%) CSS
4 10 (76.92%) Unix
4 10 (76.92%) HTML
4 10 (76.92%) Java
4 10 (76.92%) Perl
4 10 (76.92%) PHP

Stata
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Stata 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 Stata. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (100.00%) SAS
2 10 (76.92%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 11 (84.62%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (92.31%) Data Mining
2 11 (84.62%) Apache Hive
2 11 (84.62%) Big Data
2 11 (84.62%) Hadoop
3 10 (76.92%) CouchDB
3 10 (76.92%) HBase
3 10 (76.92%) MySQL
3 10 (76.92%) QlikView
4 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.69%) Text Mining
General
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
1 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Big Data Engineer
1 10 (76.92%) Data Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Big Data Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Data Mining Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Hadoop Developer
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) CSS
1 10 (76.92%) HTML
1 10 (76.92%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (7.69%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (15.38%) Statistics
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Economics
3 1 (7.69%) Fintech
3 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (84.62%) Data Analysis
2 11 (84.62%) Data Modelling
3 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (76.92%) Web Application Development
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (7.69%) Demand Forecasting
4 1 (7.69%) Machine Learning
4 1 (7.69%) MapReduce
4 1 (7.69%) Predictive Modelling
4 1 (7.69%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) R
2 11 (84.62%) SQL
3 10 (76.92%) Java
3 10 (76.92%) MATLAB
3 10 (76.92%) Perl
3 10 (76.92%) PHP
3 10 (76.92%) PL/SQL
3 10 (76.92%) Ruby
3 10 (76.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) PhD
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Informatica
1 10 (76.92%) Oracle
1 10 (76.92%) Tableau
1 10 (76.92%) Teradata