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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 296 306 269
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -37
Contract jobs citing Statistics 113 109 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.53% 0.51% 0.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.49% 1.42% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 79 87
Average daily rate £450 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £587
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Average hourly rate £28.00 £19.18 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.98% -4.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
- -13.51%
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
7569 7666 8365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.74% 36.15% 38.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5294 5373 5683
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £286 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 151 161
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.02% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.47 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.00 £48.74
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

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 10 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the London region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +16 16 £413 +10.00% 20
Uxbridge - 1 - -
West Drayton - 1 £205 -
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 107 (42.13%) Finance
2 81 (31.89%) Analytics
3 79 (31.10%) SQL
4 74 (29.13%) Analytical Skills
5 68 (26.77%) Degree
6 66 (25.98%) Python
7 64 (25.20%) Mathematics
8 53 (20.87%) Banking
9 50 (19.69%) Computer Science
10 49 (19.29%) R
11 45 (17.72%) SAS
12 43 (16.93%) Data Mining
12 43 (16.93%) Hadoop
13 40 (15.75%) Business Intelligence
13 40 (15.75%) SPSS
14 38 (14.96%) Validation
14 38 (14.96%) Tableau
15 36 (14.17%) C++
16 35 (13.78%) VBA
17 33 (12.99%) Big Data
18 31 (12.20%) Visualisation
18 31 (12.20%) Economics
19 30 (11.81%) Java
20 28 (11.02%) Marketing
21 27 (10.63%) Predictive Modelling
22 26 (10.24%) Microsoft
22 26 (10.24%) Front Office
23 25 (9.84%) Oracle
24 24 (9.45%) CRM
24 24 (9.45%) PhD

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 45 (17.72%) SAS
2 16 (6.30%) Apache Spark
3 11 (4.33%) Apache Pig
4 4 (1.57%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.18%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.79%) CMS
6 2 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.39%) Apache
7 1 (0.39%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.39%) Confluence
7 1 (0.39%) DNN
7 1 (0.39%) Documentum
7 1 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.39%) Moodle
7 1 (0.39%) Node.js
7 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 40 (15.75%) SPSS
2 20 (7.87%) MS Excel
3 10 (3.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (2.36%) Acrobat
4 6 (2.36%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (1.57%) MS Office
6 3 (1.18%) MS Project
7 2 (0.79%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.79%) Stata
8 1 (0.39%) LaTeX
8 1 (0.39%) Maple
8 1 (0.39%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 7 (2.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.39%) BigMachines
2 1 (0.39%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.39%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.97%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (1.97%) SaaS
2 4 (1.57%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.18%) Office 365
4 2 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.39%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.39%) Heroku
5 1 (0.39%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.72%) LAN
1 12 (4.72%) WAN
2 5 (1.97%) DHCP
2 5 (1.97%) DNS
2 5 (1.97%) Firewall
3 4 (1.57%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (1.57%) DWDM
3 4 (1.57%) Intranet
3 4 (1.57%) MPLS
3 4 (1.57%) Network Security
3 4 (1.57%) NGN
3 4 (1.57%) Packet Switching
3 4 (1.57%) Unified Communications
3 4 (1.57%) VoIP
3 4 (1.57%) VPN
4 3 (1.18%) 3G
4 3 (1.18%) 4G
4 3 (1.18%) DMZ
4 3 (1.18%) Internet
4 3 (1.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (16.93%) Data Mining
1 43 (16.93%) Hadoop
2 33 (12.99%) Big Data
3 19 (7.48%) BusinessObjects
4 16 (6.30%) Apache Hive
4 16 (6.30%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (6.30%) QlikView
5 15 (5.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (5.12%) Oracle BI EE
7 11 (4.33%) SQL Server
8 10 (3.94%) NoSQL
8 10 (3.94%) Pentaho
9 9 (3.54%) Impala
10 7 (2.76%) MongoDB
10 7 (2.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (1.57%) MS Access
12 4 (1.57%) MySQL
12 4 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (1.57%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 10 (3.94%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (1.18%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.18%) JUnit
2 3 (1.18%) Mockito
3 2 (0.79%) Subversion
3 2 (0.79%) tSQLt
3 2 (0.79%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.39%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.39%) Maven
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.39%) PVCS
4 1 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.39%) TeamCity
General
1 107 (42.13%) Finance
2 53 (20.87%) Banking
3 28 (11.02%) Marketing
4 26 (10.24%) Front Office
5 21 (8.27%) Retail
6 16 (6.30%) Investment Banking
7 14 (5.51%) Back Office
8 12 (4.72%) Corporate Banking
9 5 (1.97%) International Banking
9 5 (1.97%) Local Government
9 5 (1.97%) Retail Banking
9 5 (1.97%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.57%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.57%) Games
11 3 (1.18%) Online Betting
12 2 (0.79%) Advertising
12 2 (0.79%) Legal
13 1 (0.39%) Law
13 1 (0.39%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 101 (39.76%) Analyst
2 38 (14.96%) Data Analyst
3 37 (14.57%) Developer
4 19 (7.48%) Consultant
5 17 (6.69%) Data Scientist
6 16 (6.30%) Qualitative Analyst
6 16 (6.30%) Quantitative Analyst
6 16 (6.30%) Senior Analyst
6 16 (6.30%) SQL Analyst
7 14 (5.51%) SAS Analyst
8 11 (4.33%) SQL Data Analyst
9 10 (3.94%) Business Analyst
10 9 (3.54%) Support Engineer
11 8 (3.15%) Quantitative Developer
11 8 (3.15%) SAS Data Analyst
11 8 (3.15%) Technical Analyst
12 7 (2.76%) CRM Analyst
12 7 (2.76%) Implementation Consultant
12 7 (2.76%) Senior Data Analyst
13 6 (2.36%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.33%) HTML
2 10 (3.94%) .NET
3 6 (2.36%) XML
4 4 (1.57%) Natural Language Processing
5 3 (1.18%) CSS
5 3 (1.18%) Guice
5 3 (1.18%) HTML5
5 3 (1.18%) MDX
5 3 (1.18%) Pandas
5 3 (1.18%) SciPy
5 3 (1.18%) Spring
5 3 (1.18%) Swing
5 3 (1.18%) Web Services
6 2 (0.79%) Akka
6 2 (0.79%) AngularJS
6 2 (0.79%) Apache Avro
6 2 (0.79%) J2EE
6 2 (0.79%) NumPy
6 2 (0.79%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
7 1 (0.39%) Pyramid
Miscellaneous
1 74 (29.13%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (25.20%) Mathematics
3 50 (19.69%) Computer Science
4 31 (12.20%) Economics
4 31 (12.20%) Visualisation
5 23 (9.06%) Physics
6 20 (7.87%) Credit Risk
7 19 (7.48%) Algorithms
8 17 (6.69%) Neural Network
9 15 (5.91%) Fixed Income
9 15 (5.91%) Management Information System
10 14 (5.51%) Applied Mathematics
11 10 (3.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 8 (3.15%) Data Centre
12 8 (3.15%) Derivative
12 8 (3.15%) Market Risk
13 7 (2.76%) Data Structures
14 6 (2.36%) NHS
15 4 (1.57%) Equities
15 4 (1.57%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 18 (7.09%) Linux
2 15 (5.91%) Windows
3 14 (5.51%) Unix
4 5 (1.97%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.57%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.79%) Android
6 2 (0.79%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.39%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (0.39%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (31.89%) Analytics
2 40 (15.75%) Business Intelligence
3 38 (14.96%) Validation
4 27 (10.63%) Predictive Modelling
5 24 (9.45%) CRM
6 21 (8.27%) Data Visualisation
6 21 (8.27%) Operations Research
7 17 (6.69%) Data Modelling
7 17 (6.69%) ETL
8 16 (6.30%) Data Analysis
9 15 (5.91%) Data Management
9 15 (5.91%) Machine Learning
10 14 (5.51%) Capacity Management
10 14 (5.51%) Configuration Management
10 14 (5.51%) Network Design
11 13 (5.12%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (5.12%) Fault Management
11 13 (5.12%) Functional Testing
11 13 (5.12%) Kalman Filter
11 13 (5.12%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 79 (31.10%) SQL
2 66 (25.98%) Python
3 49 (19.29%) R
4 36 (14.17%) C++
5 35 (13.78%) VBA
6 30 (11.81%) Java
7 13 (5.12%) Scala
8 11 (4.33%) Perl
9 10 (3.94%) Bash Shell
9 10 (3.94%) MATLAB
10 9 (3.54%) C#
11 6 (2.36%) C
11 6 (2.36%) JavaScript
12 4 (1.57%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.18%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.18%) Ruby
14 2 (0.79%) PHP
15 1 (0.39%) Ada
15 1 (0.39%) Fortran
15 1 (0.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 68 (26.77%) Degree
2 24 (9.45%) PhD
3 5 (1.97%) CISSP
4 3 (1.18%) CCNP
4 3 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.18%) CISM
4 3 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.18%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.79%) CFA
5 2 (0.79%) CIMA
5 2 (0.79%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (0.79%) MCP
5 2 (0.79%) MCSE
6 1 (0.39%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.39%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.39%) MCITP
6 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.39%) SAS Certification
6 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.69%) QA
2 8 (3.15%) MiFID
3 7 (2.76%) Data Quality
3 7 (2.76%) SLA
4 1 (0.39%) AIFMD
4 1 (0.39%) EMIR
4 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.39%) UCITS
System Software
1 5 (1.97%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.79%) Firmware
2 2 (0.79%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.79%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (0.39%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (3.94%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.79%) WMI
3 1 (0.39%) Ansible
3 1 (0.39%) Control-M
3 1 (0.39%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (0.39%) Puppet
3 1 (0.39%) SCCM
3 1 (0.39%) SCOM
3 1 (0.39%) SnapMirror
3 1 (0.39%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (14.96%) Tableau
2 26 (10.24%) Microsoft
3 25 (9.84%) Oracle
4 16 (6.30%) Alteryx
5 14 (5.51%) Cognos
6 13 (5.12%) MicroStrategy
6 13 (5.12%) SAP
7 12 (4.72%) Cloudera
7 12 (4.72%) Informatica
8 10 (3.94%) Hortonworks
8 10 (3.94%) MapR
8 10 (3.94%) Talend
9 9 (3.54%) Google
9 9 (3.54%) Teradata
10 6 (2.36%) Adobe
10 6 (2.36%) Cisco
11 3 (1.18%) Juniper
12 2 (0.79%) Avaya
12 2 (0.79%) BEA
12 2 (0.79%) Nortel
Feltham, Middlesex
Computer People
Rate: £400.00 - £448.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £40 - £55 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago