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 27 July 2016 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 49 66 45
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -21
Contract jobs citing Statistics 6 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.94% 0.70% 1.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.78% 1.94% 6.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 5
Median daily rate £338 £215 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.97% -46.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £215 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £311 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.00 £16.80 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-46.42% -25.33%
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
216 309 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 33.91% 36.23% 27.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 162 96
Median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £213 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 30 4
Median hourly rate £18.00 £34.00 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.05% +8.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £11.95 £19.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £42.50 £37.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

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 27 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
Statistics
East of England

Statistics
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 5 (83.33%) MATLAB
1 5 (83.33%) Data Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (33.33%) R
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) SAS
3 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (16.67%) Physics
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
4 1 (16.67%) PhD
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Machine Learning
4 1 (16.67%) Statistical Modelling

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 (33.33%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
General
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Analyst Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SAS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Machine Learning
2 1 (16.67%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) MATLAB
2 3 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) R
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PhD