The table below looks at the statistics for Statistical Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Statistical Analysis over the 3 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistical Analysis
Rank 385 365 362
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -3
Contract jobs citing Statistical Analysis 26 41 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.18% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.23% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 31 18
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£475 £464 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.31% +49.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £360 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £656 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £323 £258
% change year-on-year
+24.03% +25.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £18.00 - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £11.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+247.82% -29.23%
Statistical Analysis
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18011 18102 18653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.78% 79.00% 78.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 12843 12763 12895
Average daily rate £450 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 229 282
Average hourly rate £22.18 £20.00 £27.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.90% -28.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £13.30 £14.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.30 £50.00 £56.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

Statistical Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Statistical Analysis across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Statistical Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in London

Statistical Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Statistical Analysis Daily Rate Trend in London

Statistical Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Statistical Analysis across the London region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Statistical Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in London

Statistical Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Statistical Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in London

Statistical Analysis
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Statistical Analysis within the London region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -2 10 £525 +18.64% 3
Bromley - 1 - -
Statistical Analysis
England

Statistical Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Statistical Analysis 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 Statistical Analysis.

1 34 (57.63%) Finance
2 25 (42.37%) Statistics
3 24 (40.68%) Analytics
3 24 (40.68%) SQL
4 20 (33.90%) SAS
5 17 (28.81%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (28.81%) Degree
6 16 (27.12%) Banking
7 15 (25.42%) MATLAB
8 12 (20.34%) Python
8 12 (20.34%) Credit Risk
8 12 (20.34%) R
9 11 (18.64%) Mathematics
10 9 (15.25%) VBA
11 8 (13.56%) Java
11 8 (13.56%) Data Mining
11 8 (13.56%) Data Analysis
11 8 (13.56%) Investment Banking
11 8 (13.56%) Predictive Modelling
12 7 (11.86%) Quantitative Analysis
12 7 (11.86%) Ruby
12 7 (11.86%) Management Information System
12 7 (11.86%) C++
13 6 (10.17%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (10.17%) Data Modelling
13 6 (10.17%) Performance Management
13 6 (10.17%) Marketing
14 5 (8.47%) Hadoop
14 5 (8.47%) Tableau
14 5 (8.47%) Statistical Modelling

Statistical Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Statistical Analysis 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 Statistical Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (33.90%) SAS
2 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.08%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (8.47%) MS Office
2 4 (6.78%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.08%) SPSS
3 3 (5.08%) Mathematica
3 3 (5.08%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (5.08%) Maple
3 3 (5.08%) LaTeX
4 2 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.39%) S-PLUS
5 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) WebTrends
1 2 (3.39%) SAP InfiniteInsight
1 2 (3.39%) Hyperion Planning
1 2 (3.39%) Radian6
2 1 (1.69%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Google Analytics
1 2 (3.39%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) HTTP
1 1 (1.69%) Internet
1 1 (1.69%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.56%) Data Mining
2 6 (10.17%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (8.47%) Hadoop
4 4 (6.78%) Apache Hive
4 4 (6.78%) NoSQL
4 4 (6.78%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (5.08%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
5 3 (5.08%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (5.08%) QlikView
5 3 (5.08%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 3 (5.08%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 2 (3.39%) Big Data
6 2 (3.39%) Hyperion Smart View
6 2 (3.39%) Essbase
6 2 (3.39%) Clementine
7 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.69%) DB2
7 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) HP UFT
1 1 (1.69%) LoadRunner
1 1 (1.69%) ProC
General
1 34 (57.63%) Finance
2 16 (27.12%) Banking
3 8 (13.56%) Investment Banking
4 6 (10.17%) Marketing
5 4 (6.78%) Retail
6 3 (5.08%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.69%) Local Government
7 1 (1.69%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.69%) Billing
7 1 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.69%) Law
7 1 (1.69%) Advertising
7 1 (1.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (50.85%) Analyst
2 8 (13.56%) Business Analyst
3 6 (10.17%) Quantitative Analyst
4 5 (8.47%) Risk Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) SAS Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Process Manager
5 4 (6.78%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Financial Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Data Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Support Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Credit Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Statistical Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Service Manager
7 2 (3.39%) Systems Manager
7 2 (3.39%) Programme Manager
7 2 (3.39%) Developer
7 2 (3.39%) Architect
7 2 (3.39%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.39%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) .NET
2 1 (1.69%) J2EE
2 1 (1.69%) SOAP
2 1 (1.69%) Web Services
2 1 (1.69%) ODBC
2 1 (1.69%) Ajax
2 1 (1.69%) jQuery
2 1 (1.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (42.37%) Statistics
2 17 (28.81%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (20.34%) Credit Risk
4 11 (18.64%) Mathematics
5 7 (11.86%) Management Information System
6 4 (6.78%) NHS
7 3 (5.08%) Ontologies
7 3 (5.08%) Physics
7 3 (5.08%) Market Risk
7 3 (5.08%) Algorithms
7 3 (5.08%) User Experience
7 3 (5.08%) Data Integration
8 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
8 2 (3.39%) CMDB
9 1 (1.69%) Biotechnology
9 1 (1.69%) Online Games
9 1 (1.69%) Data Extraction
9 1 (1.69%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (1.69%) Mainframe
9 1 (1.69%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.39%) Windows
2 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.69%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (1.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.68%) Analytics
2 8 (13.56%) Predictive Modelling
2 8 (13.56%) Data Analysis
3 7 (11.86%) Quantitative Analysis
4 6 (10.17%) Data Modelling
4 6 (10.17%) Performance Management
5 5 (8.47%) Statistical Modelling
5 5 (8.47%) Project Management
5 5 (8.47%) Validation
6 4 (6.78%) Information Management
6 4 (6.78%) Bayesian Methods
6 4 (6.78%) Mentoring
6 4 (6.78%) Data Protection
6 4 (6.78%) Data Architecture
6 4 (6.78%) Stress Testing
7 3 (5.08%) MapReduce
7 3 (5.08%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (5.08%) Linear Regression
7 3 (5.08%) Time Series Analysis
7 3 (5.08%) Customer Analytics
Programming Languages
1 24 (40.68%) SQL
2 15 (25.42%) MATLAB
3 12 (20.34%) Python
3 12 (20.34%) R
4 9 (15.25%) VBA
5 8 (13.56%) Java
6 7 (11.86%) C++
6 7 (11.86%) Ruby
7 3 (5.08%) Clojure
7 3 (5.08%) Perl
7 3 (5.08%) VB
8 1 (1.69%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.69%) C#
8 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.69%) SAS Macro
8 1 (1.69%) F#
Qualifications
1 17 (28.81%) Degree
2 3 (5.08%) ACCA
2 3 (5.08%) CIMA
3 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.69%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) AIFMD
2 2 (3.39%) SLA
3 1 (1.69%) Basel II
3 1 (1.69%) CDISC
3 1 (1.69%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.69%) GCP
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) Graphite
2 1 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (8.47%) Oracle
1 5 (8.47%) Tableau
2 4 (6.78%) Business Objects
2 4 (6.78%) SAP
3 3 (5.08%) Hyperion
4 2 (3.39%) Splunk
4 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.39%) Adobe
4 2 (3.39%) Google
4 2 (3.39%) Coremetrics
5 1 (1.69%) Netezza
5 1 (1.69%) HP
5 1 (1.69%) Informatica
5 1 (1.69%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.69%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.69%) Teradata
5 1 (1.69%) Northgate
5 1 (1.69%) Cognos
5 1 (1.69%) IBM