The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited R over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank - 49 -
Contract jobs citing R 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.23% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.60% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £700 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £600 £475
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +26.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
R
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
152 166 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 36.80% 38.07% 25.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 117 91
Median daily rate £360 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £558 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 7
Median hourly rate £41.50 £40.22 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.19% +34.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £28.68 £26.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £46.09 £32.57
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.09%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire region citing R as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

R Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

R
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

R Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing R 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for R.

1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) Teradata
1 2 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (66.67%) Web Accessibility
1 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
1 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (66.67%) Node.js
1 2 (66.67%) Tableau
1 2 (66.67%) Machine Learning
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (66.67%) IaaS
1 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (66.67%) StatsD
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Apigee

R
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 (66.67%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (66.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Information Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Digital Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Information Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) NHS
2 1 (33.33%) Social Media
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Machine Learning
1 2 (66.67%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (66.67%) StatsD
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Apigee
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Mashery
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Tableau
1 2 (66.67%) Teradata
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft