The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited R over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank - 120 -
Contract jobs citing R 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire - 0.15% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.36% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £600 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £400 £280
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +42.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 - £42.50
R
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
593 827 636
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 31.58% 41.25% 36.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 376 403 347
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 28 42
Average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.75 £12.82 £13.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

R Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

R
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

R Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

R
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

R Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

R
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Apache
1 3 (75.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (75.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (75.00%) Big Data
1 3 (75.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (50.00%) Internet of Things
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
3 1 (25.00%) Mahout
3 1 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) HDFS

R
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 3 (75.00%) Apache
1 3 (75.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (75.00%) Big Data
1 3 (75.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Mahout
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Big Data Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Big Data Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Cassandra Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Cassandra Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Cloud Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Data Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Hadoop Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Hadoop Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Internet of Things
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ETL
1 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) HDFS