The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Leeds region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
R
Rank - - 79
Contract jobs citing R 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds - - 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £63
UK excluding London average daily rate £520 £345 £388
% change year-on-year
+50.72% -10.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £26.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -34.37%
Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
468 375 487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 43.29% 42.71% 45.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 337 216 330
Average daily rate £320 £275 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -12.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £375 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 7
Average hourly rate £13.00 £33.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.60% +94.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.63 £27.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.45 £41.80 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

R Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

R
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Business Transformation

R
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Change Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Contracts Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (100.00%) Business Transformation
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet