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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 293 292 289
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing Statistics 154 133 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.67% 0.56% 0.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.84% 1.51% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 98 85
Median daily rate £375 £375 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £200 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 12
Median hourly rate £22.00 £19.72 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.59% -28.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.31 £18.34 £19.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £35.18 £51.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.00 £17.90 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-49.72% -4.53%
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
8366 8834 9064
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.32% 37.23% 37.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5865 6107 6044
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 167 182
Median hourly rate £17.80 £21.30 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.43% +13.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.02 £13.00 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £52.05 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+11.25% +5.26%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -3 26 £375 -14.28% 11
Twickenham +1 2 - - 1
Westminster -25 2 - -
Croydon - 2 - - 1
Isleworth - 1 £510 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £225 -
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 94 (35.74%) SQL
2 87 (33.08%) R
3 83 (31.56%) Python
4 82 (31.18%) Analytics
5 81 (30.80%) Mathematics
6 80 (30.42%) Degree
6 80 (30.42%) Finance
7 77 (29.28%) Analytical Skills
8 50 (19.01%) Business Intelligence
9 44 (16.73%) Marketing
9 44 (16.73%) Tableau
9 44 (16.73%) Machine Learning
10 42 (15.97%) Algorithms
11 41 (15.59%) Computer Science
12 40 (15.21%) Big Data
13 39 (14.83%) SAS
13 39 (14.83%) Agile Software Development
14 38 (14.45%) PhD
15 37 (14.07%) Hadoop
16 36 (13.69%) Apache Spark
17 34 (12.93%) Scala
18 32 (12.17%) Visualisation
19 29 (11.03%) Data Analysis
20 27 (10.27%) Microsoft
20 27 (10.27%) Risk Management
21 26 (9.89%) MS Excel
21 26 (9.89%) C++
22 24 (9.13%) Java
22 24 (9.13%) MATLAB
22 24 (9.13%) Banking

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 39 (14.83%) SAS
2 36 (13.69%) Apache Spark
3 9 (3.42%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.66%) Apache
5 4 (1.52%) Apache Pig
5 4 (1.52%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.14%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (0.76%) Drupal
7 2 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.38%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.38%) Confluence
8 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.38%) IPython
8 1 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.38%) Site Server
8 1 (0.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 26 (9.89%) MS Excel
2 20 (7.60%) SPSS
3 16 (6.08%) MS Office
4 9 (3.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (2.28%) Photoshop
6 5 (1.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (1.90%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (1.90%) MS Project
7 3 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.76%) Adobe Captivate
8 2 (0.76%) EViews
8 2 (0.76%) LaTeX
8 2 (0.76%) Mathematica
8 2 (0.76%) Stata
9 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.52%) Unica
3 2 (0.76%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.18%) Google Analytics
2 4 (1.52%) Adobe Analytics
3 3 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.14%) GitHub
3 3 (1.14%) Office 365
4 2 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 2 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.76%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.76%) Taleo
5 1 (0.38%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.38%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.38%) Azure Machine Learning
5 1 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.28%) HTTP
2 4 (1.52%) Intranet
2 4 (1.52%) Wireless
3 3 (1.14%) DHCP
3 3 (1.14%) DNS
3 3 (1.14%) GSM
3 3 (1.14%) LDAP
3 3 (1.14%) LTE
3 3 (1.14%) UMTS
3 3 (1.14%) VoIP
4 2 (0.76%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (0.76%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (0.76%) Firewall
4 2 (0.76%) Internet
4 2 (0.76%) IP Telephony
4 2 (0.76%) ISDN
4 2 (0.76%) LAN
4 2 (0.76%) Network Security
4 2 (0.76%) WAN
4 2 (0.76%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (15.21%) Big Data
2 37 (14.07%) Hadoop
3 19 (7.22%) QlikView
4 17 (6.46%) MySQL
4 17 (6.46%) Relational Database
5 16 (6.08%) Apache Hive
6 13 (4.94%) Spotfire
7 12 (4.56%) Data Mining
8 10 (3.80%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (3.42%) SQL Server
10 6 (2.28%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (2.28%) NoSQL
11 4 (1.52%) Base SAS
11 4 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (1.14%) Oracle Database
12 3 (1.14%) Qlik Sense
12 3 (1.14%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.14%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 2 (0.76%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 5 (1.90%) JIRA
1 5 (1.90%) Maven
2 3 (1.14%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.14%) JUnit
3 2 (0.76%) Ant
3 2 (0.76%) Apache Ivy
3 2 (0.76%) Gradle
3 2 (0.76%) Subversion
4 1 (0.38%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.38%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 80 (30.42%) Finance
2 44 (16.73%) Marketing
3 24 (9.13%) Banking
4 20 (7.60%) Retail
5 13 (4.94%) Telecoms
6 11 (4.18%) Front Office
7 7 (2.66%) Advertising
7 7 (2.66%) Games
7 7 (2.66%) Investment Banking
7 7 (2.66%) Manufacturing
8 6 (2.28%) Back Office
8 6 (2.28%) Electronics
9 4 (1.52%) Legal
10 3 (1.14%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.76%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.76%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.76%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.38%) Arabic Language
12 1 (0.38%) French Language
12 1 (0.38%) German Language
Job Titles
1 82 (31.18%) Analyst
2 41 (15.59%) Developer
3 31 (11.79%) Data Scientist
4 26 (9.89%) Data Analyst
5 21 (7.98%) SQL Analyst
6 16 (6.08%) Machine Learning Scientist
7 11 (4.18%) Excel Analyst
7 11 (4.18%) Insight Analyst
7 11 (4.18%) Risk Analyst
8 10 (3.80%) Python Developer
8 10 (3.80%) SQL Data Analyst
9 9 (3.42%) Software Engineer
10 8 (3.04%) Consultant
11 7 (2.66%) Architect
11 7 (2.66%) Java Developer
11 7 (2.66%) Qualitative Analyst
11 7 (2.66%) Quantitative Analyst
11 7 (2.66%) Senior Analyst
12 6 (2.28%) Credit Analyst
12 6 (2.28%) SAS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (6.84%) HTML
2 13 (4.94%) D3.js
3 10 (3.80%) CSS
4 9 (3.42%) Natural Language Processing
4 9 (3.42%) REST
5 8 (3.04%) .NET
5 8 (3.04%) Akka
6 7 (2.66%) HTML5
7 6 (2.28%) LAMP
7 6 (2.28%) Pandas
7 6 (2.28%) scikit-learn
8 5 (1.90%) jQuery
8 5 (1.90%) Kafka
8 5 (1.90%) Play Framework
9 4 (1.52%) Web Services
9 4 (1.52%) XML
10 3 (1.14%) AngularJS
10 3 (1.14%) JAX-RS
10 3 (1.14%) Servlets
10 3 (1.14%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 81 (30.80%) Mathematics
2 77 (29.28%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (15.97%) Algorithms
4 41 (15.59%) Computer Science
5 32 (12.17%) Visualisation
6 21 (7.98%) Credit Risk
6 21 (7.98%) Physics
7 20 (7.60%) Economics
8 17 (6.46%) User Experience
9 16 (6.08%) Artificial Intelligence
10 13 (4.94%) Applied Mathematics
11 12 (4.56%) Enterprise Software
12 11 (4.18%) Fixed Income
13 10 (3.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 9 (3.42%) Data Structures
14 9 (3.42%) Management Information System
15 8 (3.04%) Derivative
16 6 (2.28%) Equities
17 5 (1.90%) Credit Derivative
18 4 (1.52%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 20 (7.60%) Linux
2 12 (4.56%) Windows
3 7 (2.66%) Android
4 4 (1.52%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.52%) Unix
5 3 (1.14%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.76%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.76%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.76%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (31.18%) Analytics
2 50 (19.01%) Business Intelligence
3 44 (16.73%) Machine Learning
4 39 (14.83%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (11.03%) Data Analysis
6 27 (10.27%) Risk Management
7 21 (7.98%) E-Commerce
8 19 (7.22%) ITIL
8 19 (7.22%) Statistical Analysis
9 18 (6.84%) Data Visualisation
10 16 (6.08%) CRM
10 16 (6.08%) Data Modelling
11 15 (5.70%) Econometrics
11 15 (5.70%) Software Engineering
12 14 (5.32%) Data Architecture
12 14 (5.32%) Data Management
12 14 (5.32%) Project Management
13 13 (4.94%) MapReduce
13 13 (4.94%) Time Management
13 13 (4.94%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 94 (35.74%) SQL
2 87 (33.08%) R
3 83 (31.56%) Python
4 34 (12.93%) Scala
5 26 (9.89%) C++
6 24 (9.13%) Java
6 24 (9.13%) MATLAB
7 19 (7.22%) VBA
8 12 (4.56%) C#
8 12 (4.56%) JavaScript
9 6 (2.28%) PHP
10 4 (1.52%) C
11 3 (1.14%) Go
11 3 (1.14%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.14%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.76%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.38%) Perl
13 1 (0.38%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.38%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 80 (30.42%) Degree
2 38 (14.45%) PhD
3 7 (2.66%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.52%) CCNP
4 4 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (1.52%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.76%) CCNA
5 2 (0.76%) MCSA
5 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.76%) OCP
5 2 (0.76%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.76%) RHCE
6 1 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.38%) CCIE
6 1 (0.38%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.38%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.04%) QA
2 7 (2.66%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.52%) SLA
4 3 (1.14%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.38%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.38%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 13 (4.94%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.18%) Docker
3 2 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.38%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.38%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.76%) Amdocs OSS
2 2 (0.76%) NSN NetAct
2 2 (0.76%) SCCM
2 2 (0.76%) WSUS
3 1 (0.38%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.38%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.38%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.38%) EMC VPLEX
3 1 (0.38%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.38%) Oozie
3 1 (0.38%) SCOM
3 1 (0.38%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 44 (16.73%) Tableau
2 27 (10.27%) Microsoft
3 20 (7.60%) Oracle
4 13 (4.94%) Google
5 12 (4.56%) Adobe
6 11 (4.18%) SAP
7 8 (3.04%) Cisco
8 7 (2.66%) Teradata
9 4 (1.52%) Citrix
9 4 (1.52%) HP
9 4 (1.52%) IBM
9 4 (1.52%) Saba
10 3 (1.14%) Informatica
10 3 (1.14%) MicroStrategy
11 2 (0.76%) Avaya
11 2 (0.76%) Ericsson
11 2 (0.76%) Mapinfo
11 2 (0.76%) Nortel
11 2 (0.76%) Novell
11 2 (0.76%) Red Hat
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