The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited R over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
R
Rank 69 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing R 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.82% 0.15% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.62% 0.36% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £298 £354 £400
% change year-on-year
-15.90% -11.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £26.25 -
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
433 279 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 50.64% 42.34% 38.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 138 188
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £268 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £50.00 - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing R across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

R Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

R
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing R 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 R.

1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (75.00%) SOA
3 5 (62.50%) E-business
3 5 (62.50%) Workflow
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle Payroll
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle HRMS
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (12.50%) ERP
6 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI Publisher

R
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing R 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 R. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Payroll
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle HRMS
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Consultant
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Consultant
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle HR Consultant
1 5 (62.50%) Payroll Consultant
2 4 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) DBA
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) E-Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Business Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) SOA
2 5 (62.50%) E-business
2 5 (62.50%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft