The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 318 354 418
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +64
Contract jobs citing Statistics 318 288 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.69% 0.57% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.10% 1.69% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 180 118
Median daily rate £475 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £205 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £527
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
-1.47% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 17
Median hourly rate £26.00 £25.44 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.20% +30.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.73 £14.68 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £38.25 £51.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.44 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-21.38% +51.88%
Statistics
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
15139 17064 16961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.64% 33.57% 32.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 9804 10880 10890
Median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 540 729 721
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.46 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £19.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-5.12% +16.41%

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Statistics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in England

Statistics
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Statistics Daily Rate Trend in England

Statistics
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Statistics across the England region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Statistics Daily Rate Histogram in England

Statistics
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Statistics Hourly Rate Trend in England

Statistics
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Statistics across the England region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Statistics Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Statistics
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 Statistics within the England region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
London +46 201 £500 +11.11% 66
South East +20 57 £250 -34.42% 14
East of England +19 17 £303 -13.57% 11
West Midlands -19 15 £419 +4.68% 3
North West +6 10 £388 +21.56% 13
East Midlands -5 8 £313 +35.13% 3
Yorkshire +8 4 £475 +46.15% 6
South West 0 4 £400 +26.98% 11
North East -57 1 £525 +61.53% 1
Statistics
UK

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 England region with a requirement for Statistics.

1 240 (40.34%) SQL
2 198 (33.28%) Python
3 183 (30.76%) R
4 169 (28.40%) Mathematics
5 164 (27.56%) Degree
6 157 (26.39%) Analytics
7 149 (25.04%) Analytical Skills
8 140 (23.53%) Finance
9 112 (18.82%) Big Data
10 108 (18.15%) Hadoop
11 105 (17.65%) Machine Learning
12 102 (17.14%) Computer Science
13 96 (16.13%) Apache Spark
14 95 (15.97%) Visualisation
15 93 (15.63%) SAS
16 92 (15.46%) Agile Software Development
17 91 (15.29%) Marketing
17 91 (15.29%) Java
18 86 (14.45%) Relational Database
19 82 (13.78%) Algorithms
20 81 (13.61%) Business Intelligence
21 80 (13.45%) Scala
22 67 (11.26%) Data Modelling
23 64 (10.76%) Data Analysis
24 59 (9.92%) Tableau
25 58 (9.75%) PhD
26 54 (9.08%) MATLAB
26 54 (9.08%) Data Visualisation
27 53 (8.91%) JIRA
28 52 (8.74%) Oracle

Statistics
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 96 (16.13%) Apache Spark
2 93 (15.63%) SAS
3 22 (3.70%) Apache
4 19 (3.19%) SharePoint
5 18 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
6 14 (2.35%) CMS
6 14 (2.35%) MS Exchange
7 13 (2.18%) Apache Pig
8 7 (1.18%) Joomla!
8 7 (1.18%) WordPress
9 6 (1.01%) Apache Solr
10 5 (0.84%) Confluence
10 5 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (0.67%) ArcGIS
11 4 (0.67%) Drupal
11 4 (0.67%) IBM HTTP Server
11 4 (0.67%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.50%) IIS
12 3 (0.50%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 46 (7.73%) SPSS
2 45 (7.56%) MS Excel
3 25 (4.20%) MS Office
3 25 (4.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.51%) Stata
5 8 (1.34%) Photoshop
6 7 (1.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 7 (1.18%) Adobe Illustrator
6 7 (1.18%) LaTeX
7 6 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.84%) MS Visio
9 4 (0.67%) Weka
10 3 (0.50%) Doxygen
10 3 (0.50%) GIMP
11 2 (0.34%) Adobe Captivate
11 2 (0.34%) EViews
11 2 (0.34%) MS Project
12 1 (0.17%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.17%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.17%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 7 (1.18%) Unica
2 4 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.50%) FastStats
4 1 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.17%) ENOVIA
4 1 (0.17%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.17%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.17%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 25 (4.20%) Cloud Computing
2 17 (2.86%) Amazon Kinesis
3 16 (2.69%) Google Analytics
4 9 (1.51%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (1.18%) Office 365
6 5 (0.84%) Adobe Analytics
7 3 (0.50%) Flurry Analytics
7 3 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 2 (0.34%) SaaS
9 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.17%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (0.17%) G Suite
9 1 (0.17%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (0.17%) IaaS
9 1 (0.17%) PaaS
9 1 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.17%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.86%) DHCP
1 17 (2.86%) DNS
2 12 (2.02%) 3G
2 12 (2.02%) VoIP
3 11 (1.85%) 2G
3 11 (1.85%) 4G
3 11 (1.85%) Intranet
4 10 (1.68%) GSM
5 9 (1.51%) LTE
5 9 (1.51%) UMTS
6 8 (1.34%) Firewall
7 5 (0.84%) Internet
7 5 (0.84%) SAN
7 5 (0.84%) SNMP
7 5 (0.84%) Unified Communications
8 4 (0.67%) Diameter Protocol
8 4 (0.67%) Ethernet
8 4 (0.67%) ISDN
8 4 (0.67%) Network Security
8 4 (0.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (18.82%) Big Data
2 108 (18.15%) Hadoop
3 86 (14.45%) Relational Database
4 43 (7.23%) Apache Hive
5 38 (6.39%) Data Mining
6 37 (6.22%) SQL Server
7 27 (4.54%) PostgreSQL
8 23 (3.87%) MongoDB
9 21 (3.53%) Data Warehouse
10 20 (3.36%) QlikView
11 18 (3.03%) NoSQL
12 17 (2.86%) Parquet
13 16 (2.69%) RDBMS
13 16 (2.69%) Spotfire
14 14 (2.35%) Base SAS
15 13 (2.18%) GIS
15 13 (2.18%) Impala
15 13 (2.18%) MySQL
15 13 (2.18%) Oracle Reports
16 11 (1.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 53 (8.91%) JIRA
2 29 (4.87%) Git (software)
3 19 (3.19%) ERwin
4 8 (1.34%) Maven
5 5 (0.84%) JMeter
5 5 (0.84%) LoadRunner
5 5 (0.84%) NeoLoad
5 5 (0.84%) WebLOAD
6 4 (0.67%) ClearCase
6 4 (0.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (0.67%) Subversion
6 4 (0.67%) Talend Open Studio
7 3 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.34%) Ant
8 2 (0.34%) Apache Ivy
8 2 (0.34%) Gradle
8 2 (0.34%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.34%) PVCS
9 1 (0.17%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.17%) IntelliJ
General
1 140 (23.53%) Finance
2 91 (15.29%) Marketing
3 49 (8.24%) Retail
4 42 (7.06%) Banking
5 34 (5.71%) Telecoms
6 33 (5.55%) Front Office
7 20 (3.36%) Back Office
8 18 (3.03%) Legal
9 12 (2.02%) Investment Banking
10 7 (1.18%) Advertising
11 6 (1.01%) Automotive
11 6 (1.01%) Games
11 6 (1.01%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.67%) Publishing
13 3 (0.50%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.50%) International Banking
13 3 (0.50%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.34%) German Language
Job Titles
1 156 (26.22%) Analyst
2 89 (14.96%) Data Scientist
3 70 (11.76%) Data Analyst
4 64 (10.76%) Developer
5 30 (5.04%) Data Engineer
6 28 (4.71%) Support Engineer
7 25 (4.20%) Architect
8 23 (3.87%) SQL Analyst
9 22 (3.70%) Consultant
10 21 (3.53%) Data Architect
11 19 (3.19%) Machine Learning Scientist
12 18 (3.03%) DBA
13 17 (2.86%) SQL Data Analyst
13 17 (2.86%) Web Analyst
14 14 (2.35%) Big Data Engineer
15 12 (2.02%) Insight Analyst
15 12 (2.02%) SQL DBA
16 11 (1.85%) Java Developer
16 11 (1.85%) Senior Analyst
16 11 (1.85%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (6.89%) Kafka
2 33 (5.55%) Pandas
3 31 (5.21%) scikit-learn
3 31 (5.21%) XML
4 29 (4.87%) HTML
5 24 (4.03%) JSON
6 22 (3.70%) D3.js
7 21 (3.53%) NumPy
8 19 (3.19%) CSS
9 17 (2.86%) Apache Avro
9 17 (2.86%) JMS
10 15 (2.52%) SciPy
10 15 (2.52%) Spark Streaming
11 14 (2.35%) Natural Language Processing
12 13 (2.18%) Web Services
13 12 (2.02%) HTML5
14 11 (1.85%) jQuery
15 10 (1.68%) RESTful
16 9 (1.51%) .NET
17 7 (1.18%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 169 (28.40%) Mathematics
2 149 (25.04%) Analytical Skills
3 102 (17.14%) Computer Science
4 95 (15.97%) Visualisation
5 82 (13.78%) Algorithms
6 47 (7.90%) Physics
7 43 (7.23%) Credit Risk
8 29 (4.87%) Economics
9 28 (4.71%) Management Information System
10 24 (4.03%) User Experience
11 22 (3.70%) Applied Mathematics
11 22 (3.70%) Artificial Intelligence
12 15 (2.52%) Neural Network
13 12 (2.02%) Driving Licence
14 11 (1.85%) Data Integration
15 9 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
16 8 (1.34%) Video Conferencing
17 7 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 7 (1.18%) Market Risk
17 7 (1.18%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 48 (8.07%) Windows
2 41 (6.89%) Linux
3 21 (3.53%) Unix
3 21 (3.53%) Windows Server
4 15 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (1.85%) Android
6 8 (1.34%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.34%) Windows 7
7 7 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (1.01%) Windows XP
9 5 (0.84%) Solaris
10 4 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.34%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.17%) CentOS
12 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (26.39%) Analytics
2 105 (17.65%) Machine Learning
3 92 (15.46%) Agile Software Development
4 81 (13.61%) Business Intelligence
5 67 (11.26%) Data Modelling
6 64 (10.76%) Data Analysis
7 54 (9.08%) Data Visualisation
8 44 (7.39%) ETL
9 39 (6.55%) Project Management
9 39 (6.55%) Validation
10 38 (6.39%) Web Analytics
11 36 (6.05%) Stakeholder Management
12 35 (5.88%) Statistical Analysis
13 33 (5.55%) E-Commerce
14 30 (5.04%) ITIL
14 30 (5.04%) Software Engineering
15 28 (4.71%) Open Source
15 28 (4.71%) SOA
16 26 (4.37%) Service Delivery
17 25 (4.20%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 240 (40.34%) SQL
2 198 (33.28%) Python
3 183 (30.76%) R
4 91 (15.29%) Java
5 80 (13.45%) Scala
6 54 (9.08%) MATLAB
7 31 (5.21%) JavaScript
8 30 (5.04%) C++
9 20 (3.36%) VBA
10 14 (2.35%) C#
11 13 (2.18%) PHP
12 12 (2.02%) C
13 6 (1.01%) Perl
13 6 (1.01%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.01%) PowerShell
14 5 (0.84%) T-SQL
15 4 (0.67%) Go
15 4 (0.67%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.50%) Objective-C
16 3 (0.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 164 (27.56%) Degree
2 58 (9.75%) PhD
3 31 (5.21%) Security Cleared
4 20 (3.36%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.18%) DV Cleared
5 7 (1.18%) Postgraduate
6 5 (0.84%) MCP
7 4 (0.67%) A+ Certification
7 4 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.50%) CCNA
8 3 (0.50%) CCNP
9 2 (0.34%) CFA
9 2 (0.34%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (0.34%) ECDL
9 2 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.17%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.17%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.17%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (7.23%) Data Quality
2 26 (4.37%) SLA
3 18 (3.03%) QA
4 4 (0.67%) Actionable Recommendations
5 2 (0.34%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.17%) COBIT
6 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.17%) NEBOSH
6 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 26 (4.37%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.34%) Docker
3 2 (0.34%) HDFS
3 2 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.34%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.17%) KVM
4 1 (0.17%) Sendmail
4 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (1.68%) Kibana
2 6 (1.01%) Netcool
2 6 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.84%) NetBackup
3 5 (0.84%) WSUS
4 4 (0.67%) SCCM
4 4 (0.67%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.50%) Hadoop YARN
5 3 (0.50%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 3 (0.50%) NSN NetAct
5 3 (0.50%) Oozie
5 3 (0.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (0.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (0.50%) SCOM
5 3 (0.50%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 3 (0.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.34%) Control-M
6 2 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.34%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 2 (0.34%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 59 (9.92%) Tableau
2 52 (8.74%) Oracle
3 48 (8.07%) Microsoft
4 24 (4.03%) Google
5 20 (3.36%) Adobe
6 14 (2.35%) Teradata
7 13 (2.18%) IBM
8 12 (2.02%) Huawei
9 10 (1.68%) HP
10 9 (1.51%) Cisco
11 8 (1.34%) Informatica
11 8 (1.34%) Rackspace
11 8 (1.34%) SAP
12 6 (1.01%) Mapinfo
12 6 (1.01%) Remedy
12 6 (1.01%) Veritas
13 5 (0.84%) CA Agile Central
13 5 (0.84%) Ericsson
13 5 (0.84%) Intel Security
13 5 (0.84%) Splunk
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