The first table below looks at the demand for Statistical Analysis 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 Statistical Analysis over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistical Analysis
Rank 511 448 518
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +70
Contract jobs citing Statistical Analysis 79 55 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.17% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 17 29
Average daily rate £375 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £258 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £520 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £300 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.83% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £31.50
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37958 31464 38928
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.95% 73.02% 69.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 23972 19227 22646
Average daily rate £405 £413 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1118 981 1339
Average hourly rate £27.88 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.89% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.50 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Statistical Analysis
UK

Statistical Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Statistical Analysis across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Statistical Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in England

Statistical Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Statistical Analysis Daily Rate Trend in England

Statistical Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Statistical Analysis across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Statistical Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in England

Statistical Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Statistical Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in England

Statistical Analysis
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 Statistical Analysis within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -22 38 £456 +35.18% 19
South East +2 28 £365 +0.68% 7
Yorkshire - 4 £369 - 7
West Midlands -14 3 £238 -13.63%
South West - 3 £475 - 1
North West -17 1 - - 2
East of England -26 1 - - 2
East Midlands - 1 - - 3
Statistical Analysis
UK

Statistical Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Statistical Analysis 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 Statistical Analysis.

1 56 (42.75%) SQL
2 31 (23.66%) Analytics
3 28 (21.37%) Mathematics
3 28 (21.37%) MS Excel
4 25 (19.08%) Finance
5 23 (17.56%) Data Analysis
6 22 (16.79%) Marketing
7 21 (16.03%) SAS
8 20 (15.27%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (15.27%) Business Objects
9 19 (14.50%) SQL Server
10 17 (12.98%) Data Mining
10 17 (12.98%) Data Warehouse
10 17 (12.98%) Microsoft
10 17 (12.98%) Degree
11 15 (11.45%) SPSS
11 15 (11.45%) C++
11 15 (11.45%) Linux
12 14 (10.69%) Derivative
13 13 (9.92%) PhD
13 13 (9.92%) Telecoms
13 13 (9.92%) Relational Database
14 12 (9.16%) Validation
14 12 (9.16%) MBA
15 11 (8.40%) E-Commerce
15 11 (8.40%) MS Access
15 11 (8.40%) XML
16 10 (7.63%) PHP
16 10 (7.63%) MySQL
16 10 (7.63%) Oracle

Statistical Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Statistical Analysis 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 Statistical Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (16.03%) SAS
2 10 (7.63%) Apache
3 4 (3.05%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.29%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.29%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.53%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.53%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.53%) WebLogic Integration
6 1 (0.76%) CMS
6 1 (0.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 28 (21.37%) MS Excel
2 15 (11.45%) SPSS
3 4 (3.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.29%) FastStats
5 2 (1.53%) PowerPivot
5 2 (1.53%) MS Office
6 1 (0.76%) Stata
6 1 (0.76%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.76%) MS Project
6 1 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.53%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.76%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.76%) Metrica
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.11%) 3G
2 7 (5.34%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (3.05%) LTE
3 4 (3.05%) VoIP
4 2 (1.53%) SSL
4 2 (1.53%) FTP
4 2 (1.53%) HTTP
4 2 (1.53%) Internet
5 1 (0.76%) Firewall
5 1 (0.76%) TELNET
5 1 (0.76%) SAN
5 1 (0.76%) SNMP
5 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.50%) SQL Server
2 17 (12.98%) Data Mining
2 17 (12.98%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (9.92%) Relational Database
4 11 (8.40%) MS Access
5 10 (7.63%) MySQL
6 9 (6.87%) Big Data
7 6 (4.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (4.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (3.82%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 4 (3.05%) Hadoop
10 3 (2.29%) Data Mart
10 3 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (2.29%) RDBMS
10 3 (2.29%) DB2
10 3 (2.29%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (2.29%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.53%) Oracle ODI
11 2 (1.53%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (1.53%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 9 (6.87%) Subversion
2 1 (0.76%) Selenium
2 1 (0.76%) Toad
2 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.76%) PVCS
2 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.76%) SoapUI
General
1 25 (19.08%) Finance
2 22 (16.79%) Marketing
3 13 (9.92%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.34%) Retail
5 5 (3.82%) Banking
6 4 (3.05%) Front Office
7 3 (2.29%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.53%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.53%) Publishing
8 2 (1.53%) Local Government
8 2 (1.53%) French Language
9 1 (0.76%) Games
9 1 (0.76%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 82 (62.60%) Analyst
2 32 (24.43%) Data Analyst
3 15 (11.45%) Quantitative Analyst
3 15 (11.45%) Developer
3 15 (11.45%) Business Analyst
4 9 (6.87%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (6.11%) Senior Developer
5 8 (6.11%) Senior PHP Developer
5 8 (6.11%) PHP Developer
6 7 (5.34%) Architect
7 6 (4.58%) Data Integrity Analyst
8 5 (3.82%) MI Analyst
9 4 (3.05%) Senior Architect
9 4 (3.05%) Information Manager
9 4 (3.05%) Report Analyst
9 4 (3.05%) Information Analyst
9 4 (3.05%) Network Analyst
9 4 (3.05%) OSS Architect
10 3 (2.29%) SAS Developer
10 3 (2.29%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.40%) XML
2 8 (6.11%) Smarty
2 8 (6.11%) XHTML
2 8 (6.11%) HTML
2 8 (6.11%) CSS
2 8 (6.11%) jQuery
2 8 (6.11%) Ajax
3 5 (3.82%) REST
4 4 (3.05%) SOAP
5 3 (2.29%) .NET
5 3 (2.29%) Web Services
6 2 (1.53%) ODBC
6 2 (1.53%) J2EE
6 2 (1.53%) SAML
6 2 (1.53%) Spring
6 2 (1.53%) Hibernate
6 2 (1.53%) JSON
6 2 (1.53%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.76%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (0.76%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (21.37%) Mathematics
2 14 (10.69%) Derivative
3 9 (6.87%) Management Information System
4 8 (6.11%) Data Extraction
5 7 (5.34%) Economics
5 7 (5.34%) Visualisation
6 6 (4.58%) Statistics
7 4 (3.05%) FMCG
7 4 (3.05%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (3.05%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.29%) NHS
9 2 (1.53%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.53%) DataPower
9 2 (1.53%) Oracle Exalytics
9 2 (1.53%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.53%) Cryptography
9 2 (1.53%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.76%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.76%) Freedom of Information
10 1 (0.76%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.45%) Linux
2 3 (2.29%) Windows
3 2 (1.53%) CentOS
3 2 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.53%) HPUX
3 2 (1.53%) Solaris
3 2 (1.53%) SUSE
3 2 (1.53%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (23.66%) Analytics
2 23 (17.56%) Data Analysis
3 20 (15.27%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (9.16%) Validation
5 11 (8.40%) E-Commerce
6 10 (7.63%) Data Modelling
6 10 (7.63%) Quantitative Analysis
7 9 (6.87%) Project Management
8 8 (6.11%) Unit Testing
8 8 (6.11%) MVC
8 8 (6.11%) OOP
8 8 (6.11%) OO
9 7 (5.34%) Configuration Management
9 7 (5.34%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (5.34%) Data Protection
10 6 (4.58%) Predictive Modelling
10 6 (4.58%) CRM
10 6 (4.58%) ETL
10 6 (4.58%) Data Management
11 5 (3.82%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (42.75%) SQL
2 15 (11.45%) C++
3 10 (7.63%) PHP
4 8 (6.11%) JavaScript
4 8 (6.11%) PHP5
5 6 (4.58%) Java
6 5 (3.82%) R
7 4 (3.05%) C#
7 4 (3.05%) Perl
7 4 (3.05%) VBA
8 3 (2.29%) Ruby
8 3 (2.29%) Python
8 3 (2.29%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.53%) VB
9 2 (1.53%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.53%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 2 (1.53%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.76%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 17 (12.98%) Degree
2 13 (9.92%) PhD
3 12 (9.16%) MBA
4 3 (2.29%) ISEB
5 2 (1.53%) Chartered Engineer
5 2 (1.53%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (1.53%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.53%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 2 (1.53%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.76%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.29%) SLA
2 2 (1.53%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.53%) QA
3 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.76%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.53%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (3.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.53%) ZABBIX
2 2 (1.53%) Zenoss
2 2 (1.53%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.53%) StatsD
2 2 (1.53%) Nagios
3 1 (0.76%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.76%) Control-M
3 1 (0.76%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 20 (15.27%) Business Objects
2 17 (12.98%) Microsoft
3 10 (7.63%) Oracle
4 5 (3.82%) SAP
5 4 (3.05%) Cognos
6 3 (2.29%) HP
7 2 (1.53%) Tableau
7 2 (1.53%) Splunk
7 2 (1.53%) EMC
7 2 (1.53%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (1.53%) IBM
7 2 (1.53%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.53%) Ab Initio
7 2 (1.53%) Minitab
8 1 (0.76%) Greenplum
8 1 (0.76%) Google
8 1 (0.76%) Coremetrics
8 1 (0.76%) Symantec
8 1 (0.76%) Juniper
8 1 (0.76%) NetApp
City, London
Montash
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Kite Consulting Group Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £260.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
East Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £175 per day
Posted: 23 days ago