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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 62 49 71
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +22
Contract jobs citing Statistics 14 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.67% 0.82% 0.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.47% 2.74% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
Average daily rate
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£270 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £303 £300 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.83% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-17.94% +32.20%
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
256 146 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 30.48% 29.80% 22.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 73 104
Average daily rate £300 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £244 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 20
Average hourly rate £15.00 £46.00 £26.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.39% +71.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £20.20 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £50.00 £35.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -32.69%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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
Hemel Hempstead - 4 - - 2
St Albans -2 1 £425 +13.33%
Watford - - - -
Statistics
East of England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) SAS
2 8 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 7 (35.00%) Python
3 7 (35.00%) Predictive Modelling
4 6 (30.00%) Hadoop
4 6 (30.00%) Oracle ODI
4 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database
4 6 (30.00%) ETL
4 6 (30.00%) Oracle
4 6 (30.00%) ITIL
4 6 (30.00%) Informatica
4 6 (30.00%) Applied Mathematics
4 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
4 6 (30.00%) Teradata
4 6 (30.00%) Operations Research
4 6 (30.00%) Degree
4 6 (30.00%) Economics
5 5 (25.00%) Windows
5 5 (25.00%) VPN
5 5 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 5 (25.00%) R
5 5 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (20.00%) 4G
6 4 (20.00%) Mobile App
6 4 (20.00%) GPRS
6 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 4 (20.00%) Internet
6 4 (20.00%) Cisco
6 4 (20.00%) ITIL Certification

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 8 (40.00%) SAS
2 1 (5.00%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) VPN
2 4 (20.00%) 4G
2 4 (20.00%) GPRS
2 4 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (5.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) SAN
3 1 (5.00%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) Hadoop
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle ODI
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) DB2
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Data Scientist
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (15.00%) Data Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Programmer
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Insight Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Customer Insight Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) DBA
5 1 (5.00%) Web Manager
5 1 (5.00%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Service Manager
5 1 (5.00%) CICS Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Customer Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) CICS Systems Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (30.00%) Applied Mathematics
2 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (30.00%) Economics
3 4 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.00%) FMCG
4 1 (5.00%) User Experience
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Predictive Modelling
2 6 (30.00%) ETL
2 6 (30.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) Operations Research
3 5 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (20.00%) Resource Management
5 2 (10.00%) Operations Management
5 2 (10.00%) Financial Modelling
5 2 (10.00%) Service Management
5 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Analytics
5 2 (10.00%) Statistical Modelling
6 1 (5.00%) Customer Insight
6 1 (5.00%) Online Marketing
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) Python
3 5 (25.00%) R
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.00%) vSphere
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle
1 6 (30.00%) Informatica
1 6 (30.00%) Teradata
2 4 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (5.00%) Lumension
3 1 (5.00%) Business Objects
3 1 (5.00%) Juniper
3 1 (5.00%) Adobe
3 1 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) Sophos
3 1 (5.00%) Websense
3 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.00%) VMware
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