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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 406 400 317
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -83
Contract jobs citing Statistics 220 219 280
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.45% 0.44% 0.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.35% 1.38% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 128 176
Median daily rate £355 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.06% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £191 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £566
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £346 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.08% +6.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 12
Median hourly rate £15.50 £16.43 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% +2.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £10.50 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.60 £27.80 £101.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £16.65 £19.25
% change year-on-year
-21.92% -13.50%
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
16283 15899 15572
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.01% 32.25% 32.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 10682 9878 9732
Median daily rate £434 £420 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 541 629 686
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.98 £20.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.79% -10.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £11.86 £11.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.49 £44.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% -14.63%

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 26 May 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
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 26 May 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 -15 103 £376 -3.71% 65
South East +10 57 £425 +27.34% 15
West Midlands +4 17 £375 +9.09% 2
Yorkshire +13 13 £415 +9.21% 7
North West -32 8 £245 -38.75% 9
East Midlands +12 7 £300 -31.42% 4
East of England +3 6 £314 +39.44% 4
South West -18 5 £400 +90.47% 3
North East -46 2 £250 -23.07% 2
Statistics
UK

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 117 (25.55%) Degree
2 114 (24.89%) SQL
3 106 (23.14%) Finance
4 105 (22.93%) Analytical Skills
5 98 (21.40%) Python
6 94 (20.52%) Analytics
7 73 (15.94%) Microsoft
8 67 (14.63%) Data Analysis
9 66 (14.41%) Mathematics
9 66 (14.41%) R
10 65 (14.19%) MS Excel
11 57 (12.45%) Windows
12 54 (11.79%) Algorithms
13 51 (11.14%) SAS
13 51 (11.14%) Business Intelligence
13 51 (11.14%) Validation
14 50 (10.92%) MS Office
15 49 (10.70%) Big Data
16 48 (10.48%) C++
16 48 (10.48%) Java
17 46 (10.04%) Front Office
17 46 (10.04%) Agile Software Development
17 46 (10.04%) Machine Learning
17 46 (10.04%) Security Cleared
18 45 (9.83%) Project Management
19 44 (9.61%) Linux
19 44 (9.61%) Visualisation
20 43 (9.39%) SQL Server
20 43 (9.39%) SPSS
21 41 (8.95%) Back Office

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 51 (11.14%) SAS
2 26 (5.68%) SharePoint
3 22 (4.80%) Apache Spark
4 12 (2.62%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (2.18%) Apache Pig
6 9 (1.97%) MS Exchange
7 7 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (1.53%) Live Communications Server
8 6 (1.31%) CMS
9 5 (1.09%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.66%) Confluence
10 3 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (0.66%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.44%) Apache
11 2 (0.44%) DNN
11 2 (0.44%) Documentum
11 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.44%) JBoss
Applications
1 65 (14.19%) MS Excel
2 50 (10.92%) MS Office
3 43 (9.39%) SPSS
4 26 (5.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (2.84%) Spreadsheet
6 10 (2.18%) MS Visio
7 7 (1.53%) MS Project
8 2 (0.44%) GIMP
8 2 (0.44%) LaTeX
8 2 (0.44%) Stata
8 2 (0.44%) Weka
9 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.22%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.22%) EViews
9 1 (0.22%) Mathematica
9 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.09%) Cognos Planning
2 5 (1.09%) Cognos TM1
2 5 (1.09%) Hyperion Planning
3 4 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.44%) ENOVIA
4 2 (0.44%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.22%) BigMachines
5 1 (0.22%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.22%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.53%) Office 365
2 6 (1.31%) SaaS
3 5 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.87%) GitHub
4 4 (0.87%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.66%) SuccessFactors
6 2 (0.44%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.44%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.44%) Heroku
6 2 (0.44%) IaaS
6 2 (0.44%) Taleo
7 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.59%) Firewall
2 15 (3.28%) DNS
3 14 (3.06%) SAN
4 12 (2.62%) LAN
4 12 (2.62%) Network Security
4 12 (2.62%) TCP/IP
4 12 (2.62%) VoIP
5 11 (2.40%) SNMP
5 11 (2.40%) WAN
6 10 (2.18%) SMTP
6 10 (2.18%) VPN
7 9 (1.97%) HTTP
8 8 (1.75%) DHCP
9 7 (1.53%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (1.53%) Diameter Protocol
9 7 (1.53%) MPLS
10 6 (1.31%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (1.31%) Internet
10 6 (1.31%) Intranet
11 5 (1.09%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (10.70%) Big Data
2 43 (9.39%) SQL Server
3 34 (7.42%) Data Mining
4 30 (6.55%) Hadoop
5 26 (5.68%) MS Access
6 25 (5.46%) Relational Database
7 24 (5.24%) MySQL
8 23 (5.02%) Apache Hive
9 19 (4.15%) QlikView
10 18 (3.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 14 (3.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 14 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (2.62%) NoSQL
12 12 (2.62%) PostgreSQL
13 11 (2.40%) BusinessObjects
14 9 (1.97%) HPCC
14 9 (1.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 9 (1.97%) Spotfire
15 8 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
15 8 (1.75%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (1.75%) Maven
2 4 (0.87%) JUnit
2 4 (0.87%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.66%) PVCS
3 3 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.44%) ERwin
4 2 (0.44%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.22%) JIRA
5 1 (0.22%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.22%) Mockito
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.22%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 106 (23.14%) Finance
2 46 (10.04%) Front Office
3 41 (8.95%) Back Office
4 26 (5.68%) Banking
5 25 (5.46%) Marketing
6 24 (5.24%) Retail
7 22 (4.80%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.75%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.53%) Local Government
10 6 (1.31%) Financial Institution
11 5 (1.09%) Investment Banking
11 5 (1.09%) Legal
11 5 (1.09%) Publishing
11 5 (1.09%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.87%) Electronics
13 3 (0.66%) Games
13 3 (0.66%) German Language
13 3 (0.66%) Law
13 3 (0.66%) Online Betting
14 2 (0.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 144 (31.44%) Analyst
2 65 (14.19%) Developer
3 53 (11.57%) Data Analyst
4 39 (8.52%) Data Scientist
5 25 (5.46%) SQL Analyst
6 19 (4.15%) Consultant
7 17 (3.71%) Support Engineer
8 16 (3.49%) DBA
9 13 (2.84%) Administrator
10 11 (2.40%) Back Office Engineer
10 11 (2.40%) Machine Learning Scientist
10 11 (2.40%) Python Developer
10 11 (2.40%) Service Manager
11 10 (2.18%) Excel Analyst
11 10 (2.18%) Java Developer
11 10 (2.18%) Quantitative Developer
12 9 (1.97%) Qualitative Analyst
12 9 (1.97%) Quantitative Analyst
12 9 (1.97%) SQL Data Analyst
13 8 (1.75%) Incident Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.06%) .NET
2 13 (2.84%) HTML
2 13 (2.84%) XML
3 11 (2.40%) SciPy
4 10 (2.18%) AngularJS
4 10 (2.18%) ELK Stack
4 10 (2.18%) NumPy
4 10 (2.18%) Pandas
5 9 (1.97%) REST
5 9 (1.97%) Web Services
6 8 (1.75%) Akka
7 7 (1.53%) CSS
8 5 (1.09%) D3.js
8 5 (1.09%) Esper
8 5 (1.09%) Play Framework
8 5 (1.09%) Pyramid
8 5 (1.09%) Ruby on Rails
8 5 (1.09%) scikit-learn
9 4 (0.87%) Django
9 4 (0.87%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 105 (22.93%) Analytical Skills
2 66 (14.41%) Mathematics
3 54 (11.79%) Algorithms
4 44 (9.61%) Visualisation
5 40 (8.73%) Management Information System
6 36 (7.86%) Computer Science
7 15 (3.28%) Economics
7 15 (3.28%) Physics
8 13 (2.84%) Credit Risk
8 13 (2.84%) Data Centre
8 13 (2.84%) Data Structures
9 11 (2.40%) Fixed Income
9 11 (2.40%) User Experience
10 9 (1.97%) Equities
10 9 (1.97%) NHS
11 7 (1.53%) Applied Mathematics
11 7 (1.53%) Fat Client
11 7 (1.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 7 (1.53%) Hedge funds
11 7 (1.53%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 57 (12.45%) Windows
2 44 (9.61%) Linux
3 23 (5.02%) Windows 7
4 18 (3.93%) Windows Server
5 14 (3.06%) Unix
6 12 (2.62%) Windows XP
7 10 (2.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (1.31%) Apple iOS
10 5 (1.09%) CentOS
11 4 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.66%) Android
13 2 (0.44%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.22%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.22%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (20.52%) Analytics
2 67 (14.63%) Data Analysis
3 51 (11.14%) Business Intelligence
3 51 (11.14%) Validation
4 46 (10.04%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (10.04%) Machine Learning
5 45 (9.83%) Project Management
6 39 (8.52%) ITIL
7 36 (7.86%) Configuration Management
8 32 (6.99%) Capacity Management
8 32 (6.99%) Problem Management
9 30 (6.55%) Data Management
9 30 (6.55%) Data Visualisation
9 30 (6.55%) Network Design
10 29 (6.33%) Software Engineering
11 28 (6.11%) Fault Management
12 27 (5.90%) Functional Testing
13 26 (5.68%) Data Modelling
14 25 (5.46%) Data Analytics
15 23 (5.02%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 114 (24.89%) SQL
2 98 (21.40%) Python
3 66 (14.41%) R
4 48 (10.48%) C++
4 48 (10.48%) Java
5 30 (6.55%) VBA
6 22 (4.80%) Scala
7 19 (4.15%) JavaScript
7 19 (4.15%) Perl
8 16 (3.49%) Bash Shell
9 15 (3.28%) MATLAB
10 12 (2.62%) C#
11 11 (2.40%) C
12 10 (2.18%) PowerShell
13 9 (1.97%) T-SQL
14 7 (1.53%) Ruby
15 6 (1.31%) Clojure
16 5 (1.09%) VB
17 4 (0.87%) PHP
17 4 (0.87%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 117 (25.55%) Degree
2 46 (10.04%) Security Cleared
3 28 (6.11%) PhD
4 22 (4.80%) SC Cleared
5 15 (3.28%) DV Cleared
6 13 (2.84%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (1.53%) BPSS Clearance
9 6 (1.31%) CCNP
9 6 (1.31%) CISSP
9 6 (1.31%) MCSA
10 5 (1.09%) ACCA
10 5 (1.09%) CIMA
10 5 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.87%) MCSE
11 4 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (0.66%) CCNA
12 3 (0.66%) CISM
12 3 (0.66%) ISEB
12 3 (0.66%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.24%) SLA
2 22 (4.80%) Data Quality
3 13 (2.84%) QA
4 6 (1.31%) Disclosure Scotland
5 5 (1.09%) RMADS
6 3 (0.66%) MiFID
7 2 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.44%) UCITS
8 1 (0.22%) GCP
8 1 (0.22%) HL7
8 1 (0.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.22%) IAS 39
System Software
1 28 (6.11%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.09%) Docker
4 2 (0.44%) GridGain
4 2 (0.44%) NFS
4 2 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.22%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (2.18%) Graphite
1 10 (2.18%) Kibana
1 10 (2.18%) logstash
1 10 (2.18%) StatsD
2 8 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.53%) NetBackup
3 7 (1.53%) Netcool
3 7 (1.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 7 (1.53%) Unicenter
3 7 (1.53%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 6 (1.31%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (0.87%) Puppet
6 3 (0.66%) NSN NetAct
7 2 (0.44%) Ansible
7 2 (0.44%) Cisco IPCC
7 2 (0.44%) SCOM
7 2 (0.44%) WSUS
8 1 (0.22%) Amdocs OSS
8 1 (0.22%) EMC VPLEX
8 1 (0.22%) SCSM
Vendors
1 73 (15.94%) Microsoft
2 38 (8.30%) Oracle
3 33 (7.21%) Tableau
4 21 (4.59%) Cisco
5 17 (3.71%) SAP
6 14 (3.06%) HP
7 11 (2.40%) Citrix
7 11 (2.40%) Huawei
8 9 (1.97%) Juniper
9 8 (1.75%) Cognos
9 8 (1.75%) EMC
9 8 (1.75%) Veritas
9 8 (1.75%) VMware
10 7 (1.53%) Google
10 7 (1.53%) Meridio
10 7 (1.53%) Red Hat
11 5 (1.09%) Fortinet
11 5 (1.09%) Hyperion
11 5 (1.09%) Informatica
11 5 (1.09%) Teradata
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