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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Statistics
UK / England
Rank 326 337 388
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +51
Contract jobs citing Statistics 264 271 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.64% 0.59% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.95% 1.79% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 157 118
Median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £223 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £355 £330
% change year-on-year
-8.45% +7.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 18
Median hourly rate £20.53 £21.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.26% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.73 £15.80 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.25 £38.25 £41.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.55 £20.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-7.25% +25.00%

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
13546 15182 14890
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.67% 33.25% 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8706 9735 9485
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £639 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.13% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 497 637 608
Median hourly rate £21.00 £21.99 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% +25.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.71 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.96% +22.85%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +17 160 £500 +11.11% 59
South East 0 49 £225 -43.75% 19
East of England +10 14 £305 -2.40% 9
Yorkshire +16 11 £363 -23.68% 4
West Midlands -10 9 £419 -6.94% 13
South West +9 8 £400 -11.11% 4
East Midlands +11 6 £275 +22.22% 4
North West +14 5 £419 +37.86% 10
North East -25 2 £466 -2.00%
Statistics
UK

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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.

1 215 (37.99%) SQL
2 194 (34.28%) Python
3 176 (31.10%) R
4 165 (29.15%) Degree
5 159 (28.09%) Mathematics
5 159 (28.09%) Analytics
6 140 (24.73%) Analytical Skills
7 123 (21.73%) Finance
8 119 (21.02%) Big Data
9 106 (18.73%) Hadoop
10 102 (18.02%) Machine Learning
11 99 (17.49%) Apache Spark
11 99 (17.49%) Computer Science
12 93 (16.43%) Visualisation
13 87 (15.37%) Scala
14 86 (15.19%) Marketing
15 83 (14.66%) Java
16 77 (13.60%) SAS
17 76 (13.43%) Business Intelligence
17 76 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
18 75 (13.25%) Relational Database
19 72 (12.72%) Algorithms
20 68 (12.01%) Data Modelling
21 66 (11.66%) Tableau
22 60 (10.60%) Data Analysis
23 54 (9.54%) PhD
24 51 (9.01%) Data Visualisation
24 51 (9.01%) Apache Hive
25 50 (8.83%) JIRA
26 49 (8.66%) MS Excel

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 99 (17.49%) Apache Spark
2 77 (13.60%) SAS
3 29 (5.12%) SharePoint
4 19 (3.36%) Apache Pig
5 18 (3.18%) Elasticsearch
6 17 (3.00%) Apache
7 13 (2.30%) CMS
8 12 (2.12%) MS Exchange
9 11 (1.94%) WordPress
10 7 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (1.24%) Joomla!
11 5 (0.88%) ArcGIS
11 5 (0.88%) Confluence
11 5 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.71%) IBM HTTP Server
12 4 (0.71%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.71%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.53%) Drupal
14 2 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 2 (0.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 49 (8.66%) MS Excel
2 31 (5.48%) SPSS
3 23 (4.06%) MS Office
4 19 (3.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (2.12%) Stata
6 9 (1.59%) Photoshop
7 7 (1.24%) LaTeX
7 7 (1.24%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (1.06%) MS Visio
9 4 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 4 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (0.71%) Weka
10 3 (0.53%) Doxygen
10 3 (0.53%) GIMP
10 3 (0.53%) MS Project
11 2 (0.35%) EViews
12 1 (0.18%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.18%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 7 (1.24%) Unica
2 4 (0.71%) SAP CRM
2 4 (0.71%) SAP hybris
3 3 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.53%) FastStats
3 3 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.18%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.18%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.18%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.24%) Cloud Computing
2 17 (3.00%) Amazon Kinesis
3 14 (2.47%) Google Analytics
4 11 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (1.06%) Office 365
6 5 (0.88%) Adobe Analytics
7 3 (0.53%) Flurry Analytics
7 3 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (0.53%) SaaS
8 2 (0.35%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.18%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (0.18%) G Suite
9 1 (0.18%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (0.18%) IaaS
9 1 (0.18%) PaaS
9 1 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.18%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.65%) DHCP
1 15 (2.65%) DNS
2 12 (2.12%) VoIP
3 9 (1.59%) 3G
3 9 (1.59%) 4G
3 9 (1.59%) Intranet
4 8 (1.41%) 2G
5 7 (1.24%) Firewall
5 7 (1.24%) GSM
6 6 (1.06%) SNMP
6 6 (1.06%) UMTS
7 5 (0.88%) Ethernet
7 5 (0.88%) Internet
7 5 (0.88%) LTE
7 5 (0.88%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.71%) Diameter Protocol
8 4 (0.71%) GGSN
8 4 (0.71%) GPRS
8 4 (0.71%) SMTP
9 3 (0.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (21.02%) Big Data
2 106 (18.73%) Hadoop
3 75 (13.25%) Relational Database
4 51 (9.01%) Apache Hive
5 39 (6.89%) Data Mining
6 27 (4.77%) PostgreSQL
7 25 (4.42%) Data Warehouse
7 25 (4.42%) SQL Server
8 20 (3.53%) MongoDB
9 19 (3.36%) NoSQL
9 19 (3.36%) QlikView
10 18 (3.18%) RDBMS
10 18 (3.18%) Spotfire
11 17 (3.00%) Parquet
12 15 (2.65%) GIS
13 14 (2.47%) Base SAS
13 14 (2.47%) Impala
14 11 (1.94%) Oracle Database
14 11 (1.94%) Oracle Reports
15 10 (1.77%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 50 (8.83%) JIRA
2 29 (5.12%) Git (software)
3 19 (3.36%) ERwin
4 5 (0.88%) JMeter
4 5 (0.88%) LoadRunner
4 5 (0.88%) NeoLoad
4 5 (0.88%) WebLOAD
5 4 (0.71%) ClearCase
5 4 (0.71%) Dreamweaver
5 4 (0.71%) Talend Open Studio
6 3 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.35%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.35%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.18%) Bower
8 1 (0.18%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.18%) Grunt
8 1 (0.18%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.18%) Maven
8 1 (0.18%) Selenium
8 1 (0.18%) Subversion
General
1 123 (21.73%) Finance
2 86 (15.19%) Marketing
3 45 (7.95%) Banking
4 41 (7.24%) Retail
5 32 (5.65%) Front Office
6 28 (4.95%) Telecoms
7 22 (3.89%) Back Office
7 22 (3.89%) Legal
8 13 (2.30%) Investment Banking
9 8 (1.41%) Publishing
10 6 (1.06%) Advertising
10 6 (1.06%) Automotive
11 5 (0.88%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.71%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.53%) International Banking
13 3 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.53%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.35%) German Language
14 2 (0.35%) Law
14 2 (0.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 163 (28.80%) Analyst
2 87 (15.37%) Data Scientist
3 70 (12.37%) Data Analyst
4 50 (8.83%) Developer
5 36 (6.36%) Data Engineer
6 25 (4.42%) Architect
7 21 (3.71%) Consultant
7 21 (3.71%) Data Architect
8 20 (3.53%) Support Engineer
9 19 (3.36%) Big Data Engineer
9 19 (3.36%) SQL Analyst
9 19 (3.36%) Web Analyst
10 16 (2.83%) Business Analyst
11 15 (2.65%) Machine Learning Scientist
11 15 (2.65%) SQL Data Analyst
12 13 (2.30%) DBA
13 11 (1.94%) Big Data Architect
13 11 (1.94%) Hadoop Engineer
13 11 (1.94%) Senior Analyst
13 11 (1.94%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (7.24%) Kafka
2 30 (5.30%) scikit-learn
2 30 (5.30%) XML
3 27 (4.77%) Pandas
4 26 (4.59%) JSON
5 23 (4.06%) D3.js
6 20 (3.53%) HTML
7 17 (3.00%) Apache Avro
7 17 (3.00%) JMS
8 15 (2.65%) CSS
8 15 (2.65%) Natural Language Processing
8 15 (2.65%) NumPy
8 15 (2.65%) Spark Streaming
9 12 (2.12%) Web Services
10 10 (1.77%) .NET
11 9 (1.59%) SciPy
12 8 (1.41%) HTML5
12 8 (1.41%) jQuery
12 8 (1.41%) Regular Expression
12 8 (1.41%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 159 (28.09%) Mathematics
2 140 (24.73%) Analytical Skills
3 99 (17.49%) Computer Science
4 93 (16.43%) Visualisation
5 72 (12.72%) Algorithms
6 39 (6.89%) Physics
7 36 (6.36%) Economics
7 36 (6.36%) Management Information System
8 35 (6.18%) Credit Risk
9 22 (3.89%) Applied Mathematics
10 19 (3.36%) Artificial Intelligence
11 17 (3.00%) User Experience
12 15 (2.65%) Neural Network
13 12 (2.12%) Driving Licence
14 11 (1.94%) Data Integration
15 9 (1.59%) Market Risk
16 7 (1.24%) Credit Derivative
17 6 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 6 (1.06%) NHS
17 6 (1.06%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 38 (6.71%) Windows
2 28 (4.95%) Linux
3 23 (4.06%) Unix
4 16 (2.83%) Windows Server
5 11 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (1.59%) Android
7 7 (1.24%) Apple iOS
8 6 (1.06%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.71%) Solaris
9 4 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.71%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (28.09%) Analytics
2 102 (18.02%) Machine Learning
3 76 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (13.43%) Business Intelligence
4 68 (12.01%) Data Modelling
5 60 (10.60%) Data Analysis
6 51 (9.01%) Data Visualisation
7 42 (7.42%) ETL
8 39 (6.89%) Project Management
9 38 (6.71%) Validation
10 37 (6.54%) Statistical Analysis
11 35 (6.18%) Stakeholder Management
11 35 (6.18%) Web Analytics
12 31 (5.48%) E-Commerce
12 31 (5.48%) ITIL
13 27 (4.77%) Service Delivery
14 26 (4.59%) Configuration Management
14 26 (4.59%) Data Management
14 26 (4.59%) SOA
15 24 (4.24%) Data Ingestion
Programming Languages
1 215 (37.99%) SQL
2 194 (34.28%) Python
3 176 (31.10%) R
4 87 (15.37%) Scala
5 83 (14.66%) Java
6 43 (7.60%) MATLAB
7 30 (5.30%) JavaScript
8 24 (4.24%) C++
9 17 (3.00%) VBA
10 15 (2.65%) C#
11 7 (1.24%) C
11 7 (1.24%) Perl
11 7 (1.24%) PHP
12 5 (0.88%) PL/SQL
12 5 (0.88%) PowerShell
13 4 (0.71%) Go
13 4 (0.71%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.53%) Objective-C
14 3 (0.53%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 165 (29.15%) Degree
2 54 (9.54%) PhD
3 39 (6.89%) Security Cleared
4 28 (4.95%) SC Cleared
5 8 (1.41%) Postgraduate
6 7 (1.24%) DV Cleared
7 5 (0.88%) MCP
8 4 (0.71%) A+ Certification
9 3 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.35%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.35%) CFA
10 2 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.35%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (0.35%) HND
10 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.18%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.18%) JNCIA
11 1 (0.18%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (6.89%) Data Quality
2 25 (4.42%) QA
3 24 (4.24%) SLA
4 4 (0.71%) Actionable Recommendations
5 2 (0.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.18%) COBIT
6 1 (0.18%) COSHH
6 1 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.18%) NEBOSH
6 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (2.65%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.71%) Docker
2 4 (0.71%) HDFS
3 2 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.35%) Sendmail
3 2 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.18%) KVM
Systems Management
1 10 (1.77%) Kibana
2 5 (0.88%) Netcool
2 5 (0.88%) Tivoli
3 4 (0.71%) Hadoop YARN
3 4 (0.71%) WSUS
4 3 (0.53%) NetBackup
4 3 (0.53%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 3 (0.53%) Oozie
4 3 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (0.53%) Puppet
4 3 (0.53%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 3 (0.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.35%) Control-M
5 2 (0.35%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.35%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 66 (11.66%) Tableau
2 47 (8.30%) Microsoft
3 37 (6.54%) Oracle
4 19 (3.36%) Google
5 17 (3.00%) Adobe
5 17 (3.00%) IBM
6 14 (2.47%) SAP
6 14 (2.47%) Teradata
7 13 (2.30%) Huawei
8 8 (1.41%) Rackspace
9 7 (1.24%) HP
10 6 (1.06%) Alteryx
10 6 (1.06%) Cisco
11 5 (0.88%) CA Agile Central
11 5 (0.88%) Cognos
11 5 (0.88%) Optimizely
11 5 (0.88%) Remedy
12 4 (0.71%) Avaya
12 4 (0.71%) Intel Security
12 4 (0.71%) Sybase
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