The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Statistics 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
Statistics
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Statistics 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £14.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.08% -22.36%
Statistics
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
75 59 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 25.60% 21.61% 33.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 33 37
Average daily rate £340 £250 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.00% -25.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £125 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £400 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 9
Average hourly rate £14.13 £13.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.65% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £10.50 £8.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £40.00 £17.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Statistics
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Statistics Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Statistics
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Statistics Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) SNMP
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) SSL
1 5 (100.00%) Nagios
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
1 5 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 5 (100.00%) PKI
1 5 (100.00%) Grails
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Security
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
1 5 (100.00%) Splunk
1 5 (100.00%) Analytics
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (100.00%) Vagrant
1 5 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
1 5 (100.00%) SoftLayer
1 5 (100.00%) Sumo Logic

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) SoftLayer
1 5 (100.00%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) SNMP
1 5 (100.00%) SSL
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (100.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Grails
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 5 (100.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Analytics
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Security
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Nagios
1 5 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Splunk