The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 23 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 terms in our Miscellaneous 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 72 78 77
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Contract jobs citing Statistics 6 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.57% 0.44% 0.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.54% 2.35% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Average daily rate
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£306 - £286
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 - £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £339 - £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.58% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £12.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- +36.36%
Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
236 170 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 22.48% 18.74% 20.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 98 119
Average daily rate £325 £301 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.15% -7.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £425 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 6
Average hourly rate £15.00 £20.25 £11.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.92% +72.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £9.83 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £37.50 £13.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -21.15%
Statistics
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Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Statistics
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Statistics Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Statistics
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Statistics Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 8 (38.10%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (38.10%) Test Scripting
2 7 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 7 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (33.33%) Oracle
3 6 (28.57%) ITIL
3 6 (28.57%) Service Management
4 5 (23.81%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (19.05%) DSL
5 4 (19.05%) Asset Management
5 4 (19.05%) Degree
5 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
5 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
5 4 (19.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 3 (14.29%) Windows
6 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
6 3 (14.29%) MS Office
6 3 (14.29%) SQL
6 3 (14.29%) SLA
7 2 (9.52%) Citrix
7 2 (9.52%) SAN
7 2 (9.52%) N-Tier
7 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
7 2 (9.52%) Java
7 2 (9.52%) MySQL
7 2 (9.52%) XML
7 2 (9.52%) WebLogic

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 2 (9.52%) WebLogic
1 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
1 2 (9.52%) CMS
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (14.29%) MS Office
3 2 (9.52%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
4 1 (4.76%) SPSS
4 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) DSL
2 2 (9.52%) SAN
3 1 (4.76%) Firewall
3 1 (4.76%) NAS
3 1 (4.76%) LAN
3 1 (4.76%) WAN
3 1 (4.76%) SMTP
3 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 5 (23.81%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (9.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
1 2 (9.52%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
1 2 (9.52%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Tester
3 4 (19.05%) Software Asset Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Software Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Performance Tester
5 2 (9.52%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Applications Support
5 2 (9.52%) Performance Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Functional Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Non-Functional Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Technician
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Functional Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) SPSS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) XML
1 2 (9.52%) Hibernate
2 1 (4.76%) Spring
2 1 (4.76%) HTML
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) UNIX
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Test Scripting
2 6 (28.57%) ITIL
2 6 (28.57%) Service Management
3 4 (19.05%) Asset Management
4 2 (9.52%) CMMI
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Analytics
5 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Scrum
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) ETL
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.76%) CHAID
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Logistic Regression
5 1 (4.76%) Cluster Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
1 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
1 4 (19.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
2 2 (9.52%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
1 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Citrix
2 2 (9.52%) Perforce
2 2 (9.52%) FatWire
3 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
3 1 (4.76%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) Business Objects
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco