The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 244 289 325
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +36
Contract jobs citing Statistics 201 138 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.94% 0.61% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.61% 1.64% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 95 62
Median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £211 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £340 £336
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 7
Median hourly rate £27.50 - £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.44 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-21.38% +88.44%
Statistics
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7711 8397 8757
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.11% 37.15% 36.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5349 5822 6209
Median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £292 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £377 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 150 203
Median hourly rate £20.06 £22.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.81% +25.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £39.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £19.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +15.79%

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Statistics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in London

Statistics
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Statistics Daily Rate Trend in London

Statistics
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Statistics across the London region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Statistics Daily Rate Histogram in London

Statistics
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Statistics Hourly Rate Trend in London

Statistics
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the London region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +25 47 £500 +18.34% 11
Canary Wharf - 2 £438 -
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Statistics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Statistics.

1 161 (45.61%) SQL
2 151 (42.78%) Python
3 144 (40.79%) R
4 121 (34.28%) Mathematics
5 120 (33.99%) Analytics
6 115 (32.58%) Degree
7 99 (28.05%) Finance
8 93 (26.35%) Big Data
9 92 (26.06%) Analytical Skills
10 88 (24.93%) Hadoop
11 79 (22.38%) Apache Spark
12 76 (21.53%) Computer Science
13 71 (20.11%) Scala
14 66 (18.70%) Machine Learning
15 65 (18.41%) Marketing
16 62 (17.56%) Agile Software Development
16 62 (17.56%) Relational Database
17 57 (16.15%) Visualisation
18 56 (15.86%) Java
19 55 (15.58%) SAS
20 51 (14.45%) Data Modelling
21 50 (14.16%) PhD
22 49 (13.88%) Tableau
23 48 (13.60%) Algorithms
23 48 (13.60%) Business Intelligence
24 47 (13.31%) Data Analysis
25 43 (12.18%) JIRA
26 41 (11.61%) Kafka
27 37 (10.48%) Banking
27 37 (10.48%) Retail

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 79 (22.38%) Apache Spark
2 55 (15.58%) SAS
3 17 (4.82%) Elasticsearch
4 15 (4.25%) Apache
5 12 (3.40%) SharePoint
6 8 (2.27%) MS Exchange
7 7 (1.98%) Apache Pig
8 4 (1.13%) Confluence
8 4 (1.13%) Drupal
8 4 (1.13%) IBM HTTP Server
8 4 (1.13%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.85%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.85%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.57%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.57%) CMS
10 2 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.28%) JBoss
11 1 (0.28%) Luigi
11 1 (0.28%) TPMS
Applications
1 25 (7.08%) SPSS
2 20 (5.67%) MS Excel
3 11 (3.12%) MS Office
4 8 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.98%) LaTeX
6 5 (1.42%) Photoshop
7 4 (1.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (1.13%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.85%) Doxygen
8 3 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.85%) Stata
9 2 (0.57%) Adobe Captivate
9 2 (0.57%) EViews
9 2 (0.57%) MS Project
10 1 (0.28%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 7 (1.98%) Unica
2 2 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.28%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (6.52%) Cloud Computing
2 17 (4.82%) Amazon Kinesis
3 14 (3.97%) Google Analytics
4 9 (2.55%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (1.42%) Office 365
6 4 (1.13%) Adobe Analytics
7 3 (0.85%) Flurry Analytics
8 2 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.28%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.28%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (0.28%) SaaS
9 1 (0.28%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.28%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.83%) VoIP
2 6 (1.70%) DHCP
2 6 (1.70%) DNS
2 6 (1.70%) GSM
2 6 (1.70%) LTE
2 6 (1.70%) UMTS
3 5 (1.42%) Firewall
4 4 (1.13%) Diameter Protocol
4 4 (1.13%) Internet
4 4 (1.13%) ISDN
4 4 (1.13%) LDAP
4 4 (1.13%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.85%) 2G
5 3 (0.85%) 3G
5 3 (0.85%) 4G
5 3 (0.85%) Ethernet
5 3 (0.85%) GGSN
5 3 (0.85%) Network Security
5 3 (0.85%) SMTP
5 3 (0.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (26.35%) Big Data
2 88 (24.93%) Hadoop
3 62 (17.56%) Relational Database
4 34 (9.63%) Apache Hive
5 27 (7.65%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (4.82%) Parquet
7 16 (4.53%) Data Mining
7 16 (4.53%) MongoDB
8 15 (4.25%) Spotfire
9 14 (3.97%) QlikView
10 13 (3.68%) Impala
11 12 (3.40%) NoSQL
12 11 (3.12%) RDBMS
12 11 (3.12%) SQL Server
13 10 (2.83%) Base SAS
13 10 (2.83%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (2.55%) MySQL
15 7 (1.98%) Neo4j
15 7 (1.98%) Sqoop
16 6 (1.70%) HBase
Development Applications
1 43 (12.18%) JIRA
2 28 (7.93%) Git (software)
3 19 (5.38%) ERwin
4 4 (1.13%) ClearCase
4 4 (1.13%) JMeter
4 4 (1.13%) LoadRunner
4 4 (1.13%) NeoLoad
4 4 (1.13%) WebLOAD
5 3 (0.85%) Maven
5 3 (0.85%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (0.57%) Ant
6 2 (0.57%) Apache Ivy
6 2 (0.57%) Gradle
6 2 (0.57%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.57%) Subversion
7 1 (0.28%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.28%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.28%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 99 (28.05%) Finance
2 65 (18.41%) Marketing
3 37 (10.48%) Banking
3 37 (10.48%) Retail
4 16 (4.53%) Telecoms
5 13 (3.68%) Front Office
6 12 (3.40%) Investment Banking
7 7 (1.98%) Advertising
8 6 (1.70%) Games
9 5 (1.42%) Back Office
9 5 (1.42%) Legal
9 5 (1.42%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.85%) International Banking
10 3 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.57%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.57%) German Language
11 2 (0.57%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.57%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.28%) Electronics
12 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 94 (26.63%) Analyst
2 59 (16.71%) Data Scientist
3 41 (11.61%) Data Analyst
4 32 (9.07%) Developer
5 29 (8.22%) Data Engineer
6 25 (7.08%) Architect
7 21 (5.95%) Data Architect
8 19 (5.38%) SQL Analyst
9 15 (4.25%) Machine Learning Scientist
10 14 (3.97%) Big Data Engineer
10 14 (3.97%) Consultant
10 14 (3.97%) SQL Data Analyst
11 11 (3.12%) Big Data Architect
11 11 (3.12%) Senior Analyst
12 9 (2.55%) Hadoop Engineer
12 9 (2.55%) Qualitative Analyst
12 9 (2.55%) Quantitative Analyst
12 9 (2.55%) Web Analyst
13 8 (2.27%) Insight Analyst
14 7 (1.98%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (11.61%) Kafka
2 26 (7.37%) XML
3 22 (6.23%) HTML
3 22 (6.23%) Pandas
4 21 (5.95%) scikit-learn
5 20 (5.67%) JSON
6 17 (4.82%) Apache Avro
6 17 (4.82%) JMS
7 16 (4.53%) D3.js
8 15 (4.25%) Spark Streaming
9 14 (3.97%) CSS
10 13 (3.68%) Natural Language Processing
11 10 (2.83%) NumPy
12 9 (2.55%) SciPy
13 8 (2.27%) HTML5
14 6 (1.70%) .NET
14 6 (1.70%) jQuery
14 6 (1.70%) LAMP
15 5 (1.42%) RESTful
15 5 (1.42%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 121 (34.28%) Mathematics
2 92 (26.06%) Analytical Skills
3 76 (21.53%) Computer Science
4 57 (16.15%) Visualisation
5 48 (13.60%) Algorithms
6 32 (9.07%) Credit Risk
6 32 (9.07%) Physics
7 23 (6.52%) Economics
8 19 (5.38%) Applied Mathematics
9 16 (4.53%) Artificial Intelligence
10 15 (4.25%) User Experience
11 11 (3.12%) Management Information System
12 10 (2.83%) Data Integration
13 9 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
14 7 (1.98%) Market Risk
15 6 (1.70%) Credit Derivative
15 6 (1.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 6 (1.70%) Neural Network
15 6 (1.70%) Smartphone
16 5 (1.42%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 22 (6.23%) Linux
2 19 (5.38%) Windows
3 11 (3.12%) Unix
4 8 (2.27%) Android
5 5 (1.42%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.13%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.85%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (33.99%) Analytics
2 66 (18.70%) Machine Learning
3 62 (17.56%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (14.45%) Data Modelling
5 48 (13.60%) Business Intelligence
6 47 (13.31%) Data Analysis
7 34 (9.63%) ETL
8 32 (9.07%) Data Visualisation
9 30 (8.50%) E-Commerce
9 30 (8.50%) Web Analytics
10 25 (7.08%) SOA
11 24 (6.80%) Data Ingestion
12 22 (6.23%) Statistical Analysis
13 20 (5.67%) Software Engineering
14 19 (5.38%) OO
15 18 (5.10%) Risk Management
15 18 (5.10%) Stakeholder Management
16 17 (4.82%) Data Management
16 17 (4.82%) Validation
17 16 (4.53%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 161 (45.61%) SQL
2 151 (42.78%) Python
3 144 (40.79%) R
4 71 (20.11%) Scala
5 56 (15.86%) Java
6 32 (9.07%) MATLAB
7 21 (5.95%) JavaScript
8 19 (5.38%) C++
9 14 (3.97%) C#
10 12 (3.40%) VBA
11 8 (2.27%) PHP
12 5 (1.42%) Perl
13 4 (1.13%) C
13 4 (1.13%) Go
14 3 (0.85%) Objective-C
14 3 (0.85%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.85%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.57%) AWK
15 2 (0.57%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.28%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 115 (32.58%) Degree
2 50 (14.16%) PhD
3 3 (0.85%) CCNP
3 3 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (0.85%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.57%) CCNA
4 2 (0.57%) CFA
4 2 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.57%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.28%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.28%) CCIE
5 1 (0.28%) CISSP
5 1 (0.28%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.28%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (8.22%) Data Quality
2 6 (1.70%) SLA
3 4 (1.13%) Actionable Recommendations
3 4 (1.13%) QA
4 1 (0.28%) COBIT
4 1 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.28%) NEBOSH
4 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (3.40%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.27%) Docker
3 2 (0.57%) HDFS
3 2 (0.57%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.85%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (0.85%) Netcool
2 3 (0.85%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 3 (0.85%) Oozie
2 3 (0.85%) Tivoli
2 3 (0.85%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 3 (0.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (0.57%) Amdocs OSS
3 2 (0.57%) Control-M
3 2 (0.57%) Data Guard
3 2 (0.57%) NSN NetAct
3 2 (0.57%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.57%) SCCM
4 1 (0.28%) Ansible
4 1 (0.28%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.28%) Puppet
4 1 (0.28%) Salt
4 1 (0.28%) WSUS
Vendors
1 49 (13.88%) Tableau
2 23 (6.52%) Oracle
3 21 (5.95%) Microsoft
4 16 (4.53%) Adobe
4 16 (4.53%) Google
5 12 (3.40%) Teradata
6 11 (3.12%) IBM
7 7 (1.98%) Cisco
8 6 (1.70%) SAP
9 5 (1.42%) Splunk
10 4 (1.13%) Alteryx
10 4 (1.13%) Atlassian
10 4 (1.13%) Citrix
10 4 (1.13%) Optimizely
10 4 (1.13%) Sybase
11 3 (0.85%) Bloomberg
11 3 (0.85%) HP
11 3 (0.85%) Huawei
11 3 (0.85%) Novell
11 3 (0.85%) SolarWinds
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