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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Statistics
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 55 52 61
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Contract jobs citing Statistics 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.50% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.68% 0.64% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £305 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.15% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £309 £369 £328
% change year-on-year
-16.27% +12.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £15.50 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+45.16% +8.77%

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
179 156 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 29.93% 26.67% 31.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 77 96
Median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £238 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 10
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.45 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.14% -38.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Statistics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 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
Stevenage - 2 - -
Statistics
East of England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Statistics.

1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) MATLAB
1 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
1 4 (57.14%) Physics
1 4 (57.14%) Algorithms
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Bayesian Methods
3 2 (28.57%) Monte Carlo Method
3 2 (28.57%) Sendmail
3 2 (28.57%) Trend Micro
3 2 (28.57%) Predictive Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (28.57%) Predictive Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Machine Learning
3 2 (28.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (28.57%) Email Management
3 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (28.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (28.57%) Symantec
3 2 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Sun
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Administrator
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Data Scientist
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Messaging Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Algorithms
1 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
1 4 (57.14%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Solaris
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Bayesian Methods
2 2 (28.57%) Email Management
2 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (28.57%) Machine Learning
2 2 (28.57%) Monte Carlo Method
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Predictive Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Probabilistic Modelling
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) MATLAB
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (28.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 2 (28.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Symantec
1 2 (28.57%) Trend Micro
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Sun