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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistics
Rank 284 259 304
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +45
Contract jobs citing Statistics 129 146 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.57% 0.64% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.64% 1.70% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 100 57
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£375 £475 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +3.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £287 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £628 £599 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Average hourly rate £16.43 £16.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.42% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.99 £22.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-28.94% +55.17%
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
7859 8604 8265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.95% 37.42% 38.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 5382 6100 5709
Average daily rate £475 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 146 167
Average hourly rate £17.87 £21.00 £25.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.92% -18.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.04 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £41.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £22.66
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -0.70%

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Statistics across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 6 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the London region over the 3 months to 6 May 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 +5 33 £425 -10.52% 17
Croydon - 3 £437 -
Docklands, London -2 2 £425 -27.96%
Hammersmith - 2 £350 -
Uxbridge +4 1 £225 -
Canary Wharf -7 1 - -
Southwark - 1 £363 -
Bromley - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 - -
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Statistics 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 Statistics.

1 85 (36.32%) Analytics
2 81 (34.62%) SQL
3 75 (32.05%) Finance
4 63 (26.92%) Degree
5 59 (25.21%) Mathematics
6 58 (24.79%) Analytical Skills
7 55 (23.50%) R
7 55 (23.50%) Python
8 48 (20.51%) Hadoop
9 47 (20.09%) Big Data
10 42 (17.95%) Tableau
11 40 (17.09%) SAS
12 39 (16.67%) Data Analysis
13 33 (14.10%) VBA
14 32 (13.68%) Computer Science
15 31 (13.25%) Visualisation
15 31 (13.25%) Banking
16 30 (12.82%) Data Modelling
17 29 (12.39%) Data Mining
17 29 (12.39%) Java
18 27 (11.54%) Oracle
18 27 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
19 26 (11.11%) Credit Risk
20 23 (9.83%) C++
20 23 (9.83%) Machine Learning
21 22 (9.40%) Marketing
22 20 (8.55%) Windows
22 20 (8.55%) ETL
22 20 (8.55%) Data Warehouse
22 20 (8.55%) MATLAB

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Statistics 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 Statistics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 40 (17.09%) SAS
2 14 (5.98%) SharePoint
3 12 (5.13%) Apache Spark
4 8 (3.42%) Apache
5 7 (2.99%) Apache Pig
5 7 (2.99%) Oracle 10gAS
6 5 (2.14%) Apache Solr
6 5 (2.14%) MS Exchange
6 5 (2.14%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (2.14%) Oracle Application Server
7 4 (1.71%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.28%) CMS
9 2 (0.85%) Confluence
10 1 (0.43%) Lync
Applications
1 15 (6.41%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.27%) MS Office
3 9 (3.85%) SPSS
4 7 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.99%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (1.28%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.85%) MS Project
6 2 (0.85%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.85%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.43%) Weka
7 1 (0.43%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.43%) Stata
7 1 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.43%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.85%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (0.85%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.43%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.43%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.56%) Google Analytics
2 10 (4.27%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.28%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.43%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.43%) Yammer
4 1 (0.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.43%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.43%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.56%) Intranet
1 6 (2.56%) Internet
2 5 (2.14%) LDAP
3 3 (1.28%) LAN
3 3 (1.28%) VPN
4 2 (0.85%) Broadband
4 2 (0.85%) WAN
4 2 (0.85%) Firewall
5 1 (0.43%) Wireless
5 1 (0.43%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.43%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.43%) VLAN
5 1 (0.43%) Network Security
5 1 (0.43%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.43%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.43%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.43%) FWSM
5 1 (0.43%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.43%) InfiniBand
5 1 (0.43%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (20.51%) Hadoop
2 47 (20.09%) Big Data
3 29 (12.39%) Data Mining
4 20 (8.55%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 13 (5.56%) SQL Server
6 12 (5.13%) Oracle Database
7 10 (4.27%) NoSQL
8 9 (3.85%) Apache Hive
8 9 (3.85%) QlikView
8 9 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (2.99%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (2.99%) Amazon Redshift
10 5 (2.14%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (1.71%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (2.56%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (2.14%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.43%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.43%) ProC
3 1 (0.43%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.43%) MSI
3 1 (0.43%) Maven
3 1 (0.43%) Checkstyle
3 1 (0.43%) FindBugs
3 1 (0.43%) Jenkins
General
1 75 (32.05%) Finance
2 31 (13.25%) Banking
3 22 (9.40%) Marketing
4 12 (5.13%) Investment Banking
5 10 (4.27%) Retail
6 9 (3.85%) Telecoms
6 9 (3.85%) Legal
7 8 (3.42%) Publishing
8 7 (2.99%) Games
8 7 (2.99%) Corporate Banking
9 6 (2.56%) Law
10 3 (1.28%) Retail Banking
10 3 (1.28%) Japanese Language
11 2 (0.85%) Front Office
12 1 (0.43%) Back Office
12 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.43%) Advertising
12 1 (0.43%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 93 (39.74%) Analyst
2 39 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 25 (10.68%) Data Scientist
4 24 (10.26%) Developer
5 9 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (3.85%) Senior Developer
5 9 (3.85%) Administrator
5 9 (3.85%) Performance Analyst
6 8 (3.42%) Test Manager
6 8 (3.42%) Consultant
6 8 (3.42%) Architect
6 8 (3.42%) Business Analyst
6 8 (3.42%) Data Modeller
7 6 (2.56%) Technical Analyst
7 6 (2.56%) Incident Manager
7 6 (2.56%) Major Incident Manager
8 5 (2.14%) Insight Analyst
8 5 (2.14%) Oracle Developer
8 5 (2.14%) Quantitative Analyst
8 5 (2.14%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.13%) HTML
2 9 (3.85%) .NET
3 8 (3.42%) CSS
4 7 (2.99%) Middleware
4 7 (2.99%) Oracle Fusion
5 5 (2.14%) HTML5
5 5 (2.14%) CSS3
5 5 (2.14%) jQuery
5 5 (2.14%) JSP
6 4 (1.71%) Web Services
6 4 (1.71%) ActiveX
6 4 (1.71%) Flash
6 4 (1.71%) JavaBeans
6 4 (1.71%) WPF
6 4 (1.71%) Task Parallel Library
7 2 (0.85%) D3.js
7 2 (0.85%) SciPy
7 2 (0.85%) Pandas
7 2 (0.85%) WCF
7 2 (0.85%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 59 (25.21%) Mathematics
2 58 (24.79%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (13.68%) Computer Science
4 31 (13.25%) Visualisation
5 26 (11.11%) Credit Risk
6 14 (5.98%) Physics
6 14 (5.98%) Algorithms
7 13 (5.56%) Management Information System
8 9 (3.85%) Fixed Income
9 8 (3.42%) Open Source
10 7 (2.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (2.99%) Economics
11 6 (2.56%) Social Media
12 5 (2.14%) NHS
13 4 (1.71%) Data Extraction
13 4 (1.71%) Xbox
14 3 (1.28%) User Experience
14 3 (1.28%) Semantic Web
14 3 (1.28%) Applied Mathematics
14 3 (1.28%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 20 (8.55%) Windows
2 9 (3.85%) Linux
3 8 (3.42%) UNIX
4 3 (1.28%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.85%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.85%) HPUX
6 1 (0.43%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.43%) VMS
6 1 (0.43%) Android
6 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (36.32%) Analytics
2 39 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 30 (12.82%) Data Modelling
4 27 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (9.83%) Machine Learning
6 20 (8.55%) ETL
7 19 (8.12%) Statistical Analysis
8 18 (7.69%) ITIL
9 17 (7.26%) Data Governance
10 16 (6.84%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (5.56%) Validation
12 12 (5.13%) Project Management
12 12 (5.13%) Mentoring
13 11 (4.70%) Workflow
13 11 (4.70%) Time Management
13 11 (4.70%) Predictive Modelling
14 10 (4.27%) Business Analysis
14 10 (4.27%) Quantitative Analysis
15 9 (3.85%) Web Analytics
15 9 (3.85%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 81 (34.62%) SQL
2 55 (23.50%) Python
2 55 (23.50%) R
3 33 (14.10%) VBA
4 29 (12.39%) Java
5 23 (9.83%) C++
6 20 (8.55%) MATLAB
7 16 (6.84%) C
8 15 (6.41%) Scala
9 14 (5.98%) Ruby
10 9 (3.85%) C#
11 8 (3.42%) JavaScript
12 7 (2.99%) PL/SQL
13 6 (2.56%) Shell Script
14 5 (2.14%) VB
14 5 (2.14%) Clojure
15 4 (1.71%) Go
16 2 (0.85%) PowerShell
17 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
17 1 (0.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 63 (26.92%) Degree
2 19 (8.12%) PhD
3 9 (3.85%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.14%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.71%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.28%) CTC Cleared
6 3 (1.28%) CCNP
6 3 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.85%) CCNA
7 2 (0.85%) ACCA
7 2 (0.85%) CIMA
8 1 (0.43%) MCTS
8 1 (0.43%) MCITP
8 1 (0.43%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.43%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.43%) ISEB
8 1 (0.43%) CCIE
8 1 (0.43%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.85%) SLA
2 8 (3.42%) QA
3 3 (1.28%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.28%) AIFMD
System Software
1 10 (4.27%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.71%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.85%) Samba
3 2 (0.85%) XenApp
3 2 (0.85%) NFS
3 2 (0.85%) HDFS
4 1 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.43%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (2.14%) Graphite
2 2 (0.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (0.85%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.43%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.43%) Puppet
3 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.43%) WMI
3 1 (0.43%) WSUS
3 1 (0.43%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.43%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 42 (17.95%) Tableau
2 27 (11.54%) Oracle
3 13 (5.56%) Google
4 11 (4.70%) Business Objects
4 11 (4.70%) HP
5 9 (3.85%) Microsoft
5 9 (3.85%) Alteryx
6 8 (3.42%) SAP
6 8 (3.42%) Remedy
7 7 (2.99%) Novell
7 7 (2.99%) Cloudera
8 6 (2.56%) Talend
8 6 (2.56%) IBM
9 5 (2.14%) Norkom
9 5 (2.14%) ServiceNow
9 5 (2.14%) Mantas
9 5 (2.14%) Actimize
9 5 (2.14%) Cognos
9 5 (2.14%) Adobe
10 4 (1.71%) Citrix
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