The 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 1 May 2015 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistics
Rank 91 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -
Contract jobs citing Statistics 7 16 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.53% 1.39% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.73% 5.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 0
Average daily rate
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£388 £269 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.18% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.65 £22.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-26.00% +63.63%
Statistics
West Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
404 310 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 30.47% 26.91% 23.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 194 124
Average daily rate £375 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £400 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 7
Average hourly rate £12.50 £29.00 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.91% +127.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £15.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £39.00 £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +4.65%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Statistics across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Statistics Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 May 2015, 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 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) ITIL
2 6 (35.29%) Degree
2 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (23.53%) Data Architecture
3 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (17.65%) Service Management
4 3 (17.65%) Change Management
4 3 (17.65%) RTP
4 3 (17.65%) SS7
4 3 (17.65%) ISUP
4 3 (17.65%) SCCP
4 3 (17.65%) 2G
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (17.65%) Stata
4 3 (17.65%) HNC
4 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
4 3 (17.65%) SMS
4 3 (17.65%) 3G
4 3 (17.65%) Remedy
4 3 (17.65%) SIGTRAN
4 3 (17.65%) Financial Modelling
4 3 (17.65%) Finance
4 3 (17.65%) Network Architecture
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (17.65%) 4G
4 3 (17.65%) MGW
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (11.76%) User Experience
5 2 (11.76%) Visualisation

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 (11.76%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Stata
2 1 (5.88%) Mathematica
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) RTP
1 3 (17.65%) SS7
1 3 (17.65%) ISUP
1 3 (17.65%) SCCP
1 3 (17.65%) 2G
1 3 (17.65%) SMS
1 3 (17.65%) 3G
1 3 (17.65%) SIGTRAN
1 3 (17.65%) 4G
1 3 (17.65%) MGW
2 2 (11.76%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Data Mining
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Publishing
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Data Manager
1 4 (23.53%) Architecture Manager
1 4 (23.53%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Business Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Service Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Data Modeller
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) User Experience
2 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
2 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
2 2 (11.76%) PKI
3 1 (5.88%) NHS
3 1 (5.88%) Applied Mathematics
3 1 (5.88%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Ubuntu
1 2 (11.76%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) Data Architecture
2 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (17.65%) Service Management
3 3 (17.65%) Change Management
3 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
3 3 (17.65%) Financial Modelling
3 3 (17.65%) Network Architecture
3 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (11.76%) Data Management
4 2 (11.76%) Resource Management
4 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
4 2 (11.76%) Statistical Modelling
4 2 (11.76%) Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) ETL
4 2 (11.76%) Workflow
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) MATLAB
2 1 (5.88%) VBA
2 1 (5.88%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) HNC
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Remedy
2 2 (11.76%) Splunk
3 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds