The table below looks at the statistics for S-PLUS skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited S-PLUS over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Insightful S-PLUS
Rank - - 427
Contract jobs citing S-PLUS 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - - 0.008%
As % of the Applications category - - 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £550
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
S-PLUS
England

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

Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
2093 2337 2763
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.50% 10.46% 11.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1371 1535 1919
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 113 159
Median hourly rate £17.05 £16.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.96 £9.40 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.55 £24.00 £22.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

S-PLUS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing S-PLUS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

S-PLUS Jobs Demand Trend in London

S-PLUS
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

S-PLUS Daily Rate Trend in London