The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistics
Rank 64 58 55
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing Statistics 6 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.74% 1.77% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.12% 5.65% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 1
Average daily rate
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£215 £270 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.37% -28.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £25.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.90 £18.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-4.53% -16.66%
Statistics
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
283 248 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 34.90% 31.39% 29.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 128 89
Average daily rate £375 £285 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.57% -18.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £438 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 8 10
Average hourly rate £34.50 £20.75 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.26% -48.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £13.80 £14.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.75 £32.25 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% +14.28%

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Statistics
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Statistics Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Statistics
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Statistics across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Statistics Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Statistics
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Statistics Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Statistics
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertford - 1 - -
Statistics
East of England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 6 (50.00%) SQL
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
1 6 (50.00%) Service Management
1 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (50.00%) CMDB
1 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) Data Analysis
2 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
2 5 (41.67%) MS Access
2 5 (41.67%) Lotus
2 5 (41.67%) IBM Notes
2 5 (41.67%) MS Office
2 5 (41.67%) MS Visio
2 5 (41.67%) LAN
2 5 (41.67%) WAN
2 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (33.33%) SLA
3 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) Data Mapping
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) QA

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Office
1 5 (41.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP FI
1 1 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (8.33%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) LAN
1 5 (41.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) ClearCase
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Service Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Team Leader
3 4 (33.33%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Change and Release Manager
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Support
5 1 (8.33%) Release Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Change Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Deployment Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) CMDB
2 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (50.00%) Service Management
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
2 5 (41.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Mapping
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) ITSM
3 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Lotus
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft