The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited R over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 105 104 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing R 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.13% 0.070% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.27% 0.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £525 -
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
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
753 665 597
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 49.60% 46.44% 47.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 554 489 429
Median daily rate £400 £335 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £285 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 10
Median hourly rate £9.00 £35.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.28% +55.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing R as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 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 Leeds region with a requirement for R.

1 9 (81.82%) Python
1 9 (81.82%) Hadoop
2 6 (54.55%) Visualisation
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) Citrix
3 5 (45.45%) Internet
3 5 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (45.45%) .NET
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle
3 5 (45.45%) Unix
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Teradata
3 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (45.45%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (45.45%) Web Accessibility
3 5 (45.45%) MongoDB
3 5 (45.45%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (45.45%) Node.js
3 5 (45.45%) Tableau
3 5 (45.45%) Java
3 5 (45.45%) Machine Learning
3 5 (45.45%) Big Data
3 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
3 5 (45.45%) IaaS
3 5 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (45.45%) StatsD
3 5 (45.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (45.45%) Apigee
3 5 (45.45%) Mashery
4 4 (36.36%) ETL

R
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 5 (45.45%) Node.js
2 3 (27.27%) Apache
2 3 (27.27%) Apache Spark
3 2 (18.18%) SAS
4 1 (9.09%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (18.18%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (45.45%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (45.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Internet
2 3 (27.27%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) Hadoop
2 5 (45.45%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (45.45%) Big Data
2 5 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (45.45%) MongoDB
3 3 (27.27%) HBase
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Architect
1 5 (45.45%) Technical Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Big Data Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Data Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Digital Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Digital Technical Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Risk Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Scala Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Digital Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Technical Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Software Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Apache Spark Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Data Scientist
3 1 (9.09%) Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
1 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
1 5 (45.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
2 3 (27.27%) Kafka
2 3 (27.27%) Samza
2 3 (27.27%) Spark Streaming
2 3 (27.27%) SparkR
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Visualisation
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Credit Risk
2 2 (18.18%) Economics
2 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
2 2 (18.18%) Physics
2 2 (18.18%) Statistics
3 1 (9.09%) Social Media
3 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
1 5 (45.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Machine Learning
1 5 (45.45%) Web Accessibility
2 4 (36.36%) ETL
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Analytics
3 3 (27.27%) Predictive Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) Conjoint Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Statistical Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Open Source
5 1 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Python
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) Java
4 3 (27.27%) HiveQL
4 3 (27.27%) Ruby
4 3 (27.27%) Scala
5 2 (18.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (45.45%) StatsD
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Apigee
1 5 (45.45%) Citrix
1 5 (45.45%) Mashery
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
1 5 (45.45%) Tableau
1 5 (45.45%) Teradata