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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistics
Rank 296 282 315
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +33
Contract jobs citing Statistics 139 145 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.58% 0.60% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.58% 1.60% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 84 77
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£391 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.20% +10.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £233 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £618 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 7
Average hourly rate £18.00 £27.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.54% +83.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.17 £19.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.37 £51.60 £75.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.90 £18.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-4.53% -16.66%
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
8804 9079 9869
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.58% 37.33% 38.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 6082 6062 6735
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £281 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 188 197
Average hourly rate £21.25 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.04 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.20 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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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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 +31 53 £450 +9.09% 11
Hounslow - 2 £325 -
Feltham - 1 £352 -
Twickenham - 1 £325 -
Westminster - 1 - -
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 92 (37.86%) SQL
2 77 (31.69%) Finance
3 71 (29.22%) Analytics
4 69 (28.40%) Analytical Skills
5 68 (27.98%) Degree
6 63 (25.93%) Mathematics
7 44 (18.11%) R
8 43 (17.70%) Banking
9 38 (15.64%) Data Analysis
10 37 (15.23%) Hadoop
11 34 (13.99%) SAS
12 33 (13.58%) Big Data
13 32 (13.17%) Validation
13 32 (13.17%) Python
14 31 (12.76%) Microsoft
15 29 (11.93%) MS Excel
16 28 (11.52%) Data Modelling
16 28 (11.52%) SQL Server
16 28 (11.52%) Credit Risk
17 27 (11.11%) C++
18 26 (10.70%) Computer Science
18 26 (10.70%) Marketing
19 25 (10.29%) ITIL
20 24 (9.88%) Java
21 23 (9.47%) Oracle
21 23 (9.47%) Business Intelligence
22 19 (7.82%) Physics
22 19 (7.82%) Management Information System
23 18 (7.41%) VBA
23 18 (7.41%) BusinessObjects

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 34 (13.99%) SAS
2 7 (2.88%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.06%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (1.65%) Apache Spark
4 4 (1.65%) CMS
5 3 (1.23%) Apache Pig
5 3 (1.23%) Lync
6 2 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.82%) Apache
6 2 (0.82%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.82%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.41%) Moodle
7 1 (0.41%) Confluence
7 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.41%) Node.js
7 1 (0.41%) TYPO3
Applications
1 29 (11.93%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.17%) SPSS
2 15 (6.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (2.47%) MS Office
4 4 (1.65%) Mathematica
4 4 (1.65%) Maple
4 4 (1.65%) LaTeX
5 3 (1.23%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.82%) MS Project
6 2 (0.82%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.41%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (0.82%) SAP CRM
1 2 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.82%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.41%) SAP APO
2 1 (0.41%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.41%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.41%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.06%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.82%) SaaS
3 2 (0.82%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.41%) Yammer
4 1 (0.41%) IBM PureFlex
4 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.88%) Intranet
2 5 (2.06%) VPN
3 3 (1.23%) LAN
3 3 (1.23%) WAN
3 3 (1.23%) Network Security
3 3 (1.23%) Internet
4 2 (0.82%) Skype
4 2 (0.82%) Firewall
4 2 (0.82%) Wireless
4 2 (0.82%) 3GPP
4 2 (0.82%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.41%) LDAP
5 1 (0.41%) DNS
5 1 (0.41%) SAN
5 1 (0.41%) WLAN
5 1 (0.41%) DHCP
5 1 (0.41%) 2G
5 1 (0.41%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.41%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.41%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (15.23%) Hadoop
2 33 (13.58%) Big Data
3 28 (11.52%) SQL Server
4 18 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
5 17 (7.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 16 (6.58%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (5.76%) Data Mining
8 11 (4.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (3.70%) Relational Database
10 8 (3.29%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (3.29%) NoSQL
11 7 (2.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 6 (2.47%) Oracle BI EE
12 6 (2.47%) Apache Hive
12 6 (2.47%) MS Access
13 5 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (1.65%) Data Mart
15 3 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
15 3 (1.23%) HBase
Development Applications
1 1 (0.41%) HP UFT
1 1 (0.41%) LoadRunner
1 1 (0.41%) ProC
1 1 (0.41%) MSI
1 1 (0.41%) Subversion
1 1 (0.41%) Checkstyle
1 1 (0.41%) JIRA
1 1 (0.41%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (0.41%) FindBugs
1 1 (0.41%) tSQLt
General
1 77 (31.69%) Finance
2 43 (17.70%) Banking
3 26 (10.70%) Marketing
4 15 (6.17%) Investment Banking
5 8 (3.29%) Law
6 7 (2.88%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.47%) Legal
7 6 (2.47%) Retail
8 5 (2.06%) Back Office
8 5 (2.06%) Advertising
9 2 (0.82%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.82%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.41%) International Banking
10 1 (0.41%) Billing
10 1 (0.41%) Publishing
10 1 (0.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 94 (38.68%) Analyst
2 33 (13.58%) Data Analyst
3 26 (10.70%) Developer
4 22 (9.05%) Data Scientist
5 16 (6.58%) Quantitative Analyst
6 15 (6.17%) Senior Analyst
7 12 (4.94%) Incident Manager
8 11 (4.53%) Major Incident Manager
9 10 (4.12%) Business Analyst
9 10 (4.12%) SQL Developer
10 8 (3.29%) Information Analyst
10 8 (3.29%) NHS Information Analyst
11 7 (2.88%) Coordinator
12 6 (2.47%) Architect
12 6 (2.47%) Senior Business Analyst
12 6 (2.47%) Problem Manager
12 6 (2.47%) Java Developer
12 6 (2.47%) Incident & Problem Manager
13 5 (2.06%) SQL Data Analyst
13 5 (2.06%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.70%) HTML
1 9 (3.70%) XML
2 5 (2.06%) .NET
2 5 (2.06%) CSS
3 4 (1.65%) Spring
3 4 (1.65%) Flash
3 4 (1.65%) RESTful
4 3 (1.23%) JSON
5 2 (0.82%) MDX
5 2 (0.82%) SAML
5 2 (0.82%) J2EE
5 2 (0.82%) Lucene
5 2 (0.82%) OAuth
5 2 (0.82%) OAuth2
5 2 (0.82%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
5 2 (0.82%) OpenID
6 1 (0.41%) HTML5
6 1 (0.41%) SciPy
6 1 (0.41%) NumPy
6 1 (0.41%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 69 (28.40%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (25.93%) Mathematics
3 28 (11.52%) Credit Risk
4 26 (10.70%) Computer Science
5 19 (7.82%) Management Information System
5 19 (7.82%) Physics
6 14 (5.76%) Visualisation
6 14 (5.76%) NHS
7 10 (4.12%) Economics
7 10 (4.12%) Informatics
7 10 (4.12%) Algorithms
8 8 (3.29%) Neural Network
9 7 (2.88%) Freedom of Information
10 5 (2.06%) Applied Mathematics
11 4 (1.65%) Data Protection Act
11 4 (1.65%) Market Risk
11 4 (1.65%) User Experience
12 3 (1.23%) Data Centre
13 2 (0.82%) Data Extraction
13 2 (0.82%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.53%) UNIX
1 11 (4.53%) Windows
2 8 (3.29%) Linux
3 3 (1.23%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.41%) Android
5 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.41%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (29.22%) Analytics
2 38 (15.64%) Data Analysis
3 32 (13.17%) Validation
4 28 (11.52%) Data Modelling
5 25 (10.29%) ITIL
6 23 (9.47%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (7.41%) Project Management
7 18 (7.41%) Statistical Analysis
8 17 (7.00%) ETL
8 17 (7.00%) Mentoring
9 14 (5.76%) Problem Management
9 14 (5.76%) Information Management
10 13 (5.35%) Business Analysis
10 13 (5.35%) CRM
10 13 (5.35%) Statistical Modelling
11 12 (4.94%) Time Series Analysis
11 12 (4.94%) Migration
11 12 (4.94%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (4.53%) Change Management
13 10 (4.12%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 92 (37.86%) SQL
2 44 (18.11%) R
3 32 (13.17%) Python
4 27 (11.11%) C++
5 24 (9.88%) Java
6 18 (7.41%) VBA
7 10 (4.12%) MATLAB
8 8 (3.29%) Perl
9 6 (2.47%) T-SQL
9 6 (2.47%) JavaScript
9 6 (2.47%) Ruby
10 5 (2.06%) C#
11 4 (1.65%) C
11 4 (1.65%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.65%) Scala
11 4 (1.65%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.82%) VB
13 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.41%) VBScript
13 1 (0.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 68 (27.98%) Degree
2 14 (5.76%) PhD
3 13 (5.35%) Security Cleared
4 9 (3.70%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.65%) CTC Cleared
6 3 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.23%) CCNP
7 2 (0.82%) CCNA
7 2 (0.82%) MCP
7 2 (0.82%) Postgraduate
7 2 (0.82%) MCSE
7 2 (0.82%) ACCA
7 2 (0.82%) CIMA
7 2 (0.82%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.41%) MCITP
8 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.41%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.35%) Data Quality
2 11 (4.53%) QA
3 5 (2.06%) SLA
4 2 (0.82%) Basel II
4 2 (0.82%) AIFMD
5 1 (0.41%) UCITS
5 1 (0.41%) IAS 39
5 1 (0.41%) MiFID
System Software
1 5 (2.06%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.23%) HDFS
2 3 (1.23%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.82%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 2 (0.82%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.41%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 4 (1.65%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.82%) WMI
2 2 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.82%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (0.82%) SCCM
2 2 (0.82%) SCOM
3 1 (0.41%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.41%) Oozie
3 1 (0.41%) Graphite
3 1 (0.41%) WSUS
3 1 (0.41%) ZENworks
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 31 (12.76%) Microsoft
2 23 (9.47%) Oracle
3 14 (5.76%) Tableau
4 12 (4.94%) Remedy
5 10 (4.12%) SAP
5 10 (4.12%) ServiceNow
6 8 (3.29%) Cognos
7 7 (2.88%) Cloudera
8 6 (2.47%) MicroStrategy
9 5 (2.06%) Mantas
9 5 (2.06%) Actimize
9 5 (2.06%) Google
9 5 (2.06%) Norkom
9 5 (2.06%) Adobe
9 5 (2.06%) WorldPay
10 3 (1.23%) Cisco
10 3 (1.23%) McAfee
10 3 (1.23%) Citrix
10 3 (1.23%) Juniper
11 2 (0.82%) Hyperion
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