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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistical Analysis
Rank 382 393 377
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Contract jobs citing Statistical Analysis 31 27 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.11% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.14% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 23 26
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£450 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £600 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £323 £314
% change year-on-year
+16.27% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £13.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+217.30% -42.22%
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
18950 18955 19371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.97% 79.16% 78.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 13553 13216 13545
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 206 218 237
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.62 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.75% -8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £13.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £53.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +13 10 £588 +63.19% 3
Statistical Analysis
England

Statistical Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 33 (55.00%) Finance
2 28 (46.67%) SQL
3 18 (30.00%) Statistics
4 16 (26.67%) Analytics
4 16 (26.67%) Python
5 14 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (21.67%) Degree
6 13 (21.67%) R
6 13 (21.67%) Banking
7 12 (20.00%) SAS
8 11 (18.33%) Mathematics
8 11 (18.33%) Statistical Modelling
9 9 (15.00%) C++
10 8 (13.33%) NHS
10 8 (13.33%) MATLAB
11 7 (11.67%) Java
11 7 (11.67%) PhD
11 7 (11.67%) Credit Risk
11 7 (11.67%) Hadoop
12 6 (10.00%) Apache Hive
12 6 (10.00%) Computer Science
12 6 (10.00%) PRINCE2
12 6 (10.00%) Data Analysis
13 5 (8.33%) Manufacturing
13 5 (8.33%) Validation
13 5 (8.33%) Ruby
13 5 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (8.33%) Project Management
13 5 (8.33%) SPSS
13 5 (8.33%) Business Intelligence

Statistical Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 12 (20.00%) SAS
2 5 (8.33%) Apache Pig
3 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (8.33%) SPSS
2 4 (6.67%) MS Office
2 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.67%) Mathematica
2 4 (6.67%) Maple
2 4 (6.67%) LaTeX
3 2 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.33%) S-PLUS
4 1 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) WebTrends
1 2 (3.33%) SAP InfiniteInsight
1 2 (3.33%) Hyperion Planning
1 2 (3.33%) Radian6
2 1 (1.67%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Google Analytics
1 2 (3.33%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (1.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) LAN
1 1 (1.67%) HTTP
1 1 (1.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.67%) Hadoop
2 6 (10.00%) Apache Hive
3 5 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (6.67%) Data Mining
4 4 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (6.67%) Big Data
5 3 (5.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (5.00%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 3 (5.00%) QlikView
6 2 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.33%) Essbase
6 2 (3.33%) Clementine
6 2 (3.33%) Hyperion Smart View
7 1 (1.67%) BigQuery
7 1 (1.67%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) HP UFT
1 1 (1.67%) LoadRunner
1 1 (1.67%) ProC
General
1 33 (55.00%) Finance
2 13 (21.67%) Banking
3 5 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 5 (8.33%) Marketing
4 4 (6.67%) Law
4 4 (6.67%) Investment Banking
5 3 (5.00%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.67%) Retail
6 1 (1.67%) Billing
6 1 (1.67%) Advertising
6 1 (1.67%) Games
6 1 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (45.00%) Analyst
2 8 (13.33%) Business Analyst
3 6 (10.00%) Quantitative Analyst
4 5 (8.33%) Data Scientist
5 4 (6.67%) SAS Analyst
5 4 (6.67%) Programme Manager
6 3 (5.00%) Developer
6 3 (5.00%) Statistical Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Support Manager
6 3 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Performance Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Web Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Systems Support Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Systems Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Statistician
7 2 (3.33%) Architect
7 2 (3.33%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Systems Support
7 2 (3.33%) QlikView Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (1.67%) J2EE
2 1 (1.67%) SOAP
2 1 (1.67%) Web Services
2 1 (1.67%) ODBC
2 1 (1.67%) Ajax
2 1 (1.67%) CherryPy
2 1 (1.67%) jQuery
2 1 (1.67%) Flask
2 1 (1.67%) pytest
2 1 (1.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (30.00%) Statistics
2 14 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (18.33%) Mathematics
4 8 (13.33%) NHS
5 7 (11.67%) Credit Risk
6 6 (10.00%) Computer Science
7 4 (6.67%) Physics
8 3 (5.00%) Equities
8 3 (5.00%) Market Risk
8 3 (5.00%) Data Extraction
8 3 (5.00%) Visualisation
8 3 (5.00%) Hedge funds
8 3 (5.00%) User Experience
9 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
9 2 (3.33%) CMDB
10 1 (1.67%) Online Games
10 1 (1.67%) Social Media
10 1 (1.67%) Data Integration
10 1 (1.67%) Neural Network
10 1 (1.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.33%) Windows
2 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.67%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.67%) Analytics
2 11 (18.33%) Statistical Modelling
3 6 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 5 (8.33%) Logistic Regression
4 5 (8.33%) Performance Management
4 5 (8.33%) Project Management
4 5 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (8.33%) Validation
4 5 (8.33%) Machine Learning
4 5 (8.33%) Time Series Analysis
5 4 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 4 (6.67%) ITIL
5 4 (6.67%) Resource Management
5 4 (6.67%) Predictive Modelling
5 4 (6.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 3 (5.00%) ETL
6 3 (5.00%) Service Management
6 3 (5.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (5.00%) Econometrics
Programming Languages
1 28 (46.67%) SQL
2 16 (26.67%) Python
3 13 (21.67%) R
4 9 (15.00%) C++
5 8 (13.33%) MATLAB
6 7 (11.67%) Java
7 5 (8.33%) Ruby
8 4 (6.67%) Perl
8 4 (6.67%) VB
9 3 (5.00%) F#
9 3 (5.00%) C#
10 2 (3.33%) JavaScript
10 2 (3.33%) VBA
11 1 (1.67%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.67%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 13 (21.67%) Degree
2 7 (11.67%) PhD
3 4 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (3.33%) ACCA
4 2 (3.33%) CIMA
4 2 (3.33%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) CDISC
2 1 (1.67%) AIFMD
2 1 (1.67%) GCP
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.67%) Graphite
Vendors
1 4 (6.67%) Oracle
1 4 (6.67%) SAP
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.33%) Adobe
2 2 (3.33%) Hyperion
2 2 (3.33%) Google
2 2 (3.33%) Coremetrics
2 2 (3.33%) Tableau
3 1 (1.67%) Netezza
3 1 (1.67%) Informatica
3 1 (1.67%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (1.67%) Ab Initio
3 1 (1.67%) VMware
3 1 (1.67%) Teradata
3 1 (1.67%) HP
3 1 (1.67%) Dell
3 1 (1.67%) Cognos
3 1 (1.67%) IBM