The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 17 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 terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Essex 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 65 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Statistics 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.13% - 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% - 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £325 - £215
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £323 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.77% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £13.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+69.81% -5.35%
Miscellaneous Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
170 91 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 22.37% 22.09% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 47 52
Average daily rate £350 £300 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £190 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £455 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 11
Average hourly rate £26.00 £28.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +1.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £19.75 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.96 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.30% -12.16%
Statistics
East of England

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Statistics across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Statistics
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Statistics Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Statistics
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Statistics Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Statistics
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the Essex region over the 3 months to 17 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
Colchester - - - -
Statistics
East of England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing Statistics 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 Statistics.

1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Automotive
2 1 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Database Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Data Entry
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Database Security
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) C

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing Statistics 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 Statistics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Junior
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
1 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) ITSM
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (33.33%) Database Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Data Entry
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) Database Security
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Data Quality