The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited R over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 88 86 68
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -18
Contract jobs citing R 7 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.47% 0.088% 0.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.15% 0.21% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 6
Average daily rate £525 £330 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £330 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £330 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £400 £280
% change year-on-year
+31.25% +42.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 - £42.50
R
West Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
607 477 417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 41.15% 42.21% 43.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 346 295
Average daily rate £425 £355 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.71% +18.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £280 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Average hourly rate £15.25 £35.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.42% +112.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing R across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

R Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

R
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

R Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

R
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing R across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

R Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing R 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 R.

1 13 (100.00%) Python
1 13 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 9 (69.23%) Visualisation
2 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (53.85%) Teradata
4 7 (53.85%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (53.85%) .NET
4 7 (53.85%) Oracle
4 7 (53.85%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (53.85%) Unix
4 7 (53.85%) Linux
4 7 (53.85%) Java
4 7 (53.85%) Citrix
4 7 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (53.85%) MongoDB
4 7 (53.85%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (53.85%) Node.js
4 7 (53.85%) Tableau
4 7 (53.85%) AngularJS
4 7 (53.85%) IaaS
4 7 (53.85%) Machine Learning
4 7 (53.85%) Big Data
4 7 (53.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 7 (53.85%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (53.85%) StatsD
4 7 (53.85%) Apigee
4 7 (53.85%) Mashery
5 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (46.15%) ETL

R
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing R 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 R. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (53.85%) Node.js
2 4 (30.77%) Apache
2 4 (30.77%) Apache Spark
3 2 (15.38%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (53.85%) Cloud Computing
1 7 (53.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Internet
2 4 (30.77%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 7 (53.85%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (53.85%) Big Data
2 7 (53.85%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (53.85%) MongoDB
3 4 (30.77%) HBase
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Architect
1 6 (46.15%) Technical Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Scala Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Apache Spark Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Data Scientist
3 2 (15.38%) Digital Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Digital Technical Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Hadoop Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Digital Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) AWS Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Java Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Java Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.69%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) .NET
1 7 (53.85%) AngularJS
1 7 (53.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 6 (46.15%) .NET Framework
3 4 (30.77%) Kafka
3 4 (30.77%) Samza
3 4 (30.77%) Spark Streaming
4 1 (7.69%) REST
4 1 (7.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Visualisation
2 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (15.38%) Social Media
4 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
1 7 (53.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Machine Learning
3 6 (46.15%) ETL
4 5 (38.46%) Web Accessibility
5 4 (30.77%) Predictive Modelling
6 2 (15.38%) Analytics
6 2 (15.38%) Migration
6 2 (15.38%) Open Source
6 2 (15.38%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (7.69%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Python
2 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 7 (53.85%) Java
4 4 (30.77%) HiveQL
4 4 (30.77%) Ruby
4 4 (30.77%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (53.85%) StatsD
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Apigee
1 7 (53.85%) Citrix
1 7 (53.85%) Mashery
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle
1 7 (53.85%) Tableau
1 7 (53.85%) Teradata
2 1 (7.69%) VMware
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