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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 324 311 275
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -36
Contract jobs citing Statistics 107 112 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.49% 0.50% 0.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.33% 1.38% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 81 101
Median daily rate £365 £375 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -20.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £251 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 2
Median hourly rate £16.75 £17.22 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +22.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.88 £16.03 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.73 £18.86 £16.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £16.65 £19.25
% change year-on-year
-21.92% -13.50%
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
8049 8088 8570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.49% 36.28% 37.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5745 5552 6023
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £640 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 138 154
Median hourly rate £21.17 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.61% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £42.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 17 £370 -9.14% 18
Croydon -11 2 £325 -26.71%
Uxbridge +6 1 - -
Feltham - 1 £421 -
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 70 (30.43%) Python
2 67 (29.13%) SQL
2 67 (29.13%) Finance
3 56 (24.35%) Degree
3 56 (24.35%) Analytics
4 51 (22.17%) Analytical Skills
5 38 (16.52%) Mathematics
6 36 (15.65%) R
7 33 (14.35%) Machine Learning
7 33 (14.35%) C++
8 32 (13.91%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (13.04%) Algorithms
10 28 (12.17%) Java
10 28 (12.17%) Business Intelligence
11 25 (10.87%) SAS
11 25 (10.87%) Computer Science
12 24 (10.43%) Marketing
12 24 (10.43%) Data Mining
12 24 (10.43%) PhD
12 24 (10.43%) Microsoft
13 23 (10.00%) MS Excel
14 22 (9.57%) Front Office
14 22 (9.57%) Data Analysis
14 22 (9.57%) Big Data
14 22 (9.57%) Hadoop
15 21 (9.13%) Scala
15 21 (9.13%) Banking
16 20 (8.70%) Linux
16 20 (8.70%) ITIL
16 20 (8.70%) SPSS

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 25 (10.87%) SAS
2 15 (6.52%) Apache Spark
3 11 (4.78%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (2.17%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.74%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.87%) Confluence
6 2 (0.87%) DNN
6 2 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.87%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.43%) Apache
7 1 (0.43%) CMS
7 1 (0.43%) IPython
7 1 (0.43%) Node.js
7 1 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.43%) Site Server
Applications
1 23 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 20 (8.70%) SPSS
3 13 (5.65%) MS Office
4 7 (3.04%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (1.30%) MS Project
6 3 (1.30%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.87%) LaTeX
7 2 (0.87%) Stata
8 1 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.43%) EViews
8 1 (0.43%) Mathematica
8 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.87%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.43%) BigMachines
3 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.43%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.61%) Google Analytics
2 5 (2.17%) SaaS
3 4 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.74%) GitHub
4 3 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.30%) Office 365
5 2 (0.87%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.87%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.87%) Heroku
5 2 (0.87%) IaaS
5 2 (0.87%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (0.87%) Taleo
6 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.04%) Firewall
1 7 (3.04%) LAN
1 7 (3.04%) WAN
2 6 (2.61%) HTTP
2 6 (2.61%) VPN
3 5 (2.17%) Intranet
3 5 (2.17%) Network Security
4 4 (1.74%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (1.74%) DHCP
4 4 (1.74%) DNS
4 4 (1.74%) DWDM
4 4 (1.74%) MPLS
4 4 (1.74%) NGN
4 4 (1.74%) Packet Switching
4 4 (1.74%) Unified Communications
5 3 (1.30%) 3G
5 3 (1.30%) DMZ
5 3 (1.30%) Internet
6 2 (0.87%) VoIP
6 2 (0.87%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (10.43%) Data Mining
2 22 (9.57%) Big Data
2 22 (9.57%) Hadoop
3 18 (7.83%) Apache Hive
4 13 (5.65%) SQL Server
5 12 (5.22%) MySQL
5 12 (5.22%) Relational Database
6 11 (4.78%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (3.91%) NoSQL
7 9 (3.91%) QlikView
8 7 (3.04%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (2.17%) MS Access
10 4 (1.74%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (1.30%) MongoDB
11 3 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.87%) DB2
12 2 (0.87%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (1.74%) JUnit
2 3 (1.30%) Maven
3 2 (0.87%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.87%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.43%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.43%) Mockito
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 67 (29.13%) Finance
2 24 (10.43%) Marketing
3 22 (9.57%) Front Office
4 21 (9.13%) Banking
5 19 (8.26%) Back Office
5 19 (8.26%) Retail
6 10 (4.35%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.61%) Local Government
8 5 (2.17%) Investment Banking
8 5 (2.17%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.74%) Electronics
9 4 (1.74%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.74%) Retail Banking
10 3 (1.30%) Law
10 3 (1.30%) Legal
10 3 (1.30%) Online Betting
11 2 (0.87%) Advertising
11 2 (0.87%) Games
12 1 (0.43%) French Language
12 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 69 (30.00%) Analyst
2 38 (16.52%) Developer
3 25 (10.87%) Data Analyst
4 17 (7.39%) SQL Analyst
5 14 (6.09%) Data Scientist
6 10 (4.35%) Support Engineer
7 9 (3.91%) Excel Analyst
7 9 (3.91%) Python Developer
7 9 (3.91%) Qualitative Analyst
7 9 (3.91%) Quantitative Analyst
8 8 (3.48%) Software Engineer
8 8 (3.48%) SQL Data Analyst
9 7 (3.04%) Java Developer
10 6 (2.61%) Administrator
10 6 (2.61%) Consultant
10 6 (2.61%) DevOps Engineer
10 6 (2.61%) Incident Manager
10 6 (2.61%) Machine Learning Engineer
10 6 (2.61%) Machine Learning Scientist
10 6 (2.61%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.91%) .NET
1 9 (3.91%) ELK Stack
2 8 (3.48%) Akka
2 8 (3.48%) REST
3 6 (2.61%) Web Services
4 5 (2.17%) Play Framework
5 4 (1.74%) Django
5 4 (1.74%) RESTful
6 3 (1.30%) AngularJS
6 3 (1.30%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (1.30%) Hibernate
6 3 (1.30%) HTML
6 3 (1.30%) JAX-RS
6 3 (1.30%) Servlets
6 3 (1.30%) Spring
6 3 (1.30%) WebSockets
7 2 (0.87%) CSS
7 2 (0.87%) Flask
7 2 (0.87%) Phalcon
7 2 (0.87%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 51 (22.17%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (16.52%) Mathematics
3 30 (13.04%) Algorithms
4 25 (10.87%) Computer Science
5 16 (6.96%) Visualisation
6 13 (5.65%) Management Information System
7 11 (4.78%) Fixed Income
8 10 (4.35%) Economics
8 10 (4.35%) Physics
9 9 (3.91%) Data Structures
9 9 (3.91%) Equities
10 7 (3.04%) Applied Mathematics
10 7 (3.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (2.61%) Credit Risk
11 6 (2.61%) Data Centre
11 6 (2.61%) Derivative
11 6 (2.61%) User Experience
12 5 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (1.74%) Mobile App
13 4 (1.74%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 20 (8.70%) Linux
2 13 (5.65%) Windows
3 5 (2.17%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.74%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.30%) Android
5 3 (1.30%) Unix
6 2 (0.87%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.87%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.87%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.43%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (24.35%) Analytics
2 33 (14.35%) Machine Learning
3 32 (13.91%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (12.17%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (9.57%) Data Analysis
6 20 (8.70%) ITIL
7 19 (8.26%) Software Engineering
7 19 (8.26%) Validation
8 18 (7.83%) Risk Management
9 17 (7.39%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (6.96%) Data Management
11 15 (6.52%) CRM
12 14 (6.09%) Configuration Management
12 14 (6.09%) Data Analytics
12 14 (6.09%) Data Visualisation
13 13 (5.65%) Capacity Management
13 13 (5.65%) Network Design
13 13 (5.65%) OOP
13 13 (5.65%) Performance Monitoring
13 13 (5.65%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 70 (30.43%) Python
2 67 (29.13%) SQL
3 36 (15.65%) R
4 33 (14.35%) C++
5 28 (12.17%) Java
6 21 (9.13%) Scala
7 17 (7.39%) VBA
8 11 (4.78%) JavaScript
8 11 (4.78%) MATLAB
9 10 (4.35%) C#
10 7 (3.04%) Bash Shell
10 7 (3.04%) Perl
11 6 (2.61%) Clojure
12 3 (1.30%) C
13 2 (0.87%) Haskell
13 2 (0.87%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.43%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.43%) PHP
14 1 (0.43%) Ruby
14 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 56 (24.35%) Degree
2 24 (10.43%) PhD
3 7 (3.04%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.61%) CISSP
4 6 (2.61%) MCSA
4 6 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.74%) CCNP
5 4 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.74%) MCSE
6 3 (1.30%) CISM
6 3 (1.30%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.87%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.87%) OCP
7 2 (0.87%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.87%) RHCE
8 1 (0.43%) CCIE
8 1 (0.43%) CCNA
8 1 (0.43%) GCIA
8 1 (0.43%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.22%) QA
2 5 (2.17%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.17%) SLA
3 3 (1.30%) MiFID
4 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (3.04%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.17%) Docker
3 2 (0.87%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.43%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.43%) NFS
Systems Management
1 9 (3.91%) Graphite
1 9 (3.91%) Kibana
1 9 (3.91%) logstash
1 9 (3.91%) StatsD
2 7 (3.04%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.30%) Puppet
4 2 (0.87%) Ansible
5 1 (0.43%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.43%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.43%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.43%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.43%) EMC VPLEX
5 1 (0.43%) NSN NetAct
5 1 (0.43%) Oozie
5 1 (0.43%) SCOM
5 1 (0.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (10.43%) Microsoft
2 19 (8.26%) Oracle
2 19 (8.26%) Tableau
3 8 (3.48%) Cisco
3 8 (3.48%) Google
3 8 (3.48%) SAP
4 6 (2.61%) Teradata
5 4 (1.74%) Twitter
6 3 (1.30%) Adobe
6 3 (1.30%) HP
6 3 (1.30%) Optimizely
6 3 (1.30%) SolarWinds
7 2 (0.87%) Avaya
7 2 (0.87%) Citrix
7 2 (0.87%) Fortinet
7 2 (0.87%) Informatica
7 2 (0.87%) Juniper
7 2 (0.87%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (0.87%) Nortel
7 2 (0.87%) Tandberg
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