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 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 68 73 75
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Contract jobs citing Statistics 1 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.10% 0.34% 0.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.42% 1.68% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £484 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +69.08%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £400
% change year-on-year
- -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £11.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.94% +14.70%
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
236 179 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 23.86% 20.43% 26.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 98 146
Average daily rate £350 £320 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +0.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £202 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £470 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 15
Average hourly rate £32.63 £22.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.00% +80.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.47 £10.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £80.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -32.69%

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 30 September 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 7 (50.00%) Oracle
1 7 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) Service Management
3 2 (14.29%) SLA
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Windows
3 2 (14.29%) Analytics
3 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (7.14%) Resilience Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Coaching
4 1 (7.14%) Software Asset Management
4 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
4 1 (7.14%) Google Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Stress Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) UNIX
4 1 (7.14%) MySQL
4 1 (7.14%) WebLogic

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.14%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.14%) SPSS
2 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
1 1 (7.14%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
1 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Tester
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Performance Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Web Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Test Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Software Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Web Content Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Content Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Technician
3 1 (7.14%) Software Asset Manager
3 1 (7.14%) SPSS Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.14%) Social Media
1 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (14.29%) Analytics
2 2 (14.29%) Service Management
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) CHAID
3 1 (7.14%) CMMI
3 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.14%) Workflow
3 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.14%) Logistic Regression
3 1 (7.14%) Cluster Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Stress Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Resilience Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Coaching
3 1 (7.14%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (7.14%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (7.14%) Network Management
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
3 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
1 1 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) Perforce
3 1 (7.14%) FatWire
3 1 (7.14%) Google
3 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.14%) HP