The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited R over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing R 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £390
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.50
R
Leicestershire

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

Programming Languages Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
81 53 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 51.59% 40.46% 40.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 38 29
Median daily rate £325 £300 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 18
Median hourly rate £39.00 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicester region citing R as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

R Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester