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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 283 317 292
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -25
Contract jobs citing Statistics 134 115 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.55% 0.46% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.54% 1.22% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 79 78
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£425 £400 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £231 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £592 £700 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £400
% change year-on-year
- -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 9
Average hourly rate £30.00 £14.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £12.55 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £61.16 £41.94
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £21.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-23.80% +42.37%
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
8720 9419 9754
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.58% 37.49% 37.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5943 6535 6581
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 176 261
Average hourly rate £18.70 £19.50 £22.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -12.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.13 £13.13 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.65 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+6.58% -32.69%

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 23 September 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Statistics across the London region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Statistics Hourly Rate Histogram 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 23 September 2014. 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 +32 34 £425 +13.33% 33
Bromley - 1 £320 -
Croydon - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Paddington - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 82 (30.37%) Mathematics
2 79 (29.26%) SQL
3 67 (24.81%) Analytical Skills
4 63 (23.33%) Degree
5 53 (19.63%) Finance
6 51 (18.89%) Analytics
7 43 (15.93%) Data Analysis
8 41 (15.19%) Microsoft
9 37 (13.70%) MS Excel
10 33 (12.22%) SAS
11 32 (11.85%) Stakeholder Management
12 31 (11.48%) Data Mining
13 30 (11.11%) ITIL
13 30 (11.11%) Linux
13 30 (11.11%) R
14 29 (10.74%) Windows
14 29 (10.74%) Banking
15 28 (10.37%) SQL Server
15 28 (10.37%) Marketing
16 25 (9.26%) Java
16 25 (9.26%) Oracle
17 24 (8.89%) Service Management
17 24 (8.89%) Security Cleared
17 24 (8.89%) Big Data
18 23 (8.52%) C++
19 22 (8.15%) Management Information System
19 22 (8.15%) Tableau
20 21 (7.78%) Hadoop
20 21 (7.78%) VBA
20 21 (7.78%) Python

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 33 (12.22%) SAS
2 10 (3.70%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.22%) IIS
4 5 (1.85%) Apache Pig
5 4 (1.48%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.11%) CMS
7 2 (0.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.74%) WorkSite
8 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.37%) Lync
8 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.37%) Node.js
8 1 (0.37%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.37%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.37%) TYPO3
8 1 (0.37%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 37 (13.70%) MS Excel
2 21 (7.78%) SPSS
3 19 (7.04%) MS Office
4 16 (5.93%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (4.07%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (2.59%) Stata
7 3 (1.11%) MS Project
8 1 (0.37%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.37%) InDesign
8 1 (0.37%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 10 (3.70%) Google Analytics
2 8 (2.96%) SiteCatalyst
3 2 (0.74%) Maximo
3 2 (0.74%) Summit
4 1 (0.37%) Tridion
4 1 (0.37%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.37%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.37%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.70%) DNS
2 9 (3.33%) LAN
3 8 (2.96%) DHCP
4 6 (2.22%) IPv4
4 6 (2.22%) Intranet
4 6 (2.22%) Firewall
4 6 (2.22%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (1.85%) Internet
6 4 (1.48%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (1.48%) SAN
6 4 (1.48%) SMTP
7 3 (1.11%) LDAP
8 2 (0.74%) WAN
8 2 (0.74%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.74%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.74%) DSL
8 2 (0.74%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.37%) AMQP
9 1 (0.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (11.48%) Data Mining
2 28 (10.37%) SQL Server
3 24 (8.89%) Big Data
4 21 (7.78%) Hadoop
5 14 (5.19%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (3.33%) Apache Hive
7 8 (2.96%) MongoDB
7 8 (2.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (2.59%) Crystal Reports
8 7 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (2.59%) Relational Database
9 6 (2.22%) Oracle Database
9 6 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (1.85%) HBase
10 5 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (1.85%) KDB
10 5 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (1.48%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.48%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 7 (2.59%) Maven
2 3 (1.11%) JIRA
3 2 (0.74%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (0.74%) RSpec
4 1 (0.37%) Mocha
4 1 (0.37%) Sinon.JS
4 1 (0.37%) Toad
4 1 (0.37%) Git (software)
General
1 53 (19.63%) Finance
2 29 (10.74%) Banking
3 28 (10.37%) Marketing
4 9 (3.33%) Retail
5 8 (2.96%) Publishing
6 7 (2.59%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.59%) Law
6 7 (2.59%) Back Office
7 6 (2.22%) Advertising
7 6 (2.22%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.85%) Legal
9 3 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.11%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.74%) Electronics
10 2 (0.74%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.37%) International Banking
11 1 (0.37%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.37%) Front Office
11 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 104 (38.52%) Analyst
2 29 (10.74%) Data Analyst
3 27 (10.00%) Developer
4 20 (7.41%) Performance Manager
5 15 (5.56%) Data Scientist
6 13 (4.81%) Service Analyst
7 12 (4.44%) Consultant
7 12 (4.44%) Business Analyst
8 11 (4.07%) DBA
9 10 (3.70%) Information Analyst
10 9 (3.33%) Senior Manager
10 9 (3.33%) Support Analyst
11 8 (2.96%) Administrator
11 8 (2.96%) Performance Analyst
12 7 (2.59%) MI Analyst
12 7 (2.59%) Service Improvement Analyst
12 7 (2.59%) Fraud Analyst
13 6 (2.22%) Process Analyst
13 6 (2.22%) Business Process Analyst
13 6 (2.22%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.19%) HTML
2 13 (4.81%) .NET
3 12 (4.44%) CSS
4 11 (4.07%) jQuery
5 6 (2.22%) ASP.NET
6 5 (1.85%) Pyramid
6 5 (1.85%) Pandas
6 5 (1.85%) SciPy
6 5 (1.85%) NumPy
7 4 (1.48%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 3 (1.11%) STL
8 3 (1.11%) OLE
8 3 (1.11%) D3.js
9 2 (0.74%) Sass
9 2 (0.74%) Underscore.js
9 2 (0.74%) AngularJS
9 2 (0.74%) Akka
9 2 (0.74%) Apache Camel
9 2 (0.74%) Backbone.js
9 2 (0.74%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 82 (30.37%) Mathematics
2 67 (24.81%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (8.15%) Management Information System
4 19 (7.04%) Economics
5 17 (6.30%) User Experience
6 15 (5.56%) Computer Science
7 14 (5.19%) Visualisation
8 8 (2.96%) Mainframe
8 8 (2.96%) GIS
9 6 (2.22%) Derivative
9 6 (2.22%) Data Extraction
10 5 (1.85%) Open Source
10 5 (1.85%) Social Media
10 5 (1.85%) Credit Risk
10 5 (1.85%) Physics
10 5 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (1.85%) Replication
10 5 (1.85%) Fixed Income
11 4 (1.48%) Market Risk
12 3 (1.11%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 30 (11.11%) Linux
2 29 (10.74%) Windows
3 7 (2.59%) Windows XP
3 7 (2.59%) UNIX
4 6 (2.22%) Windows 2000
5 2 (0.74%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.37%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.37%) Solaris
6 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.37%) Android
6 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (18.89%) Analytics
2 43 (15.93%) Data Analysis
3 32 (11.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 30 (11.11%) ITIL
5 24 (8.89%) Service Management
6 18 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 18 (6.67%) Performance Management
7 17 (6.30%) Service Delivery
7 17 (6.30%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (5.19%) Quality Management
9 12 (4.44%) Benchmarking
9 12 (4.44%) Statistical Modelling
10 11 (4.07%) Project Management
11 10 (3.70%) Problem Management
12 9 (3.33%) Statistical Analysis
12 9 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (3.33%) OO
12 9 (3.33%) Machine Learning
12 9 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (2.96%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 79 (29.26%) SQL
2 30 (11.11%) R
3 25 (9.26%) Java
4 23 (8.52%) C++
5 21 (7.78%) VBA
5 21 (7.78%) Python
6 14 (5.19%) C
6 14 (5.19%) C#
7 13 (4.81%) JavaScript
8 7 (2.59%) PL/SQL
9 5 (1.85%) Ruby
10 4 (1.48%) MATLAB
10 4 (1.48%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.48%) Scala
10 4 (1.48%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.11%) VB
12 2 (0.74%) Groovy
12 2 (0.74%) CoffeeScript
13 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.37%) XPath
Qualifications
1 63 (23.33%) Degree
2 24 (8.89%) Security Cleared
3 21 (7.78%) PhD
4 14 (5.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 12 (4.44%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.11%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.11%) MCSE
8 2 (0.74%) MCP
8 2 (0.74%) CFA
9 1 (0.37%) MCSA
9 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.37%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.37%) IBM Certification
9 1 (0.37%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.37%) MOS
9 1 (0.37%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.56%) SLA
2 3 (1.11%) QA
3 2 (0.74%) WCAG
3 2 (0.74%) WAI
3 2 (0.74%) COBIT
4 1 (0.37%) Basel II
4 1 (0.37%) Solvency II
System Software
1 12 (4.44%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.22%) ISA Server
3 5 (1.85%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.74%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.37%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.37%) vSphere
5 1 (0.37%) UAG
5 1 (0.37%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (2.22%) OpenView
1 6 (2.22%) DameWare
1 6 (2.22%) OVSD
2 3 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.37%) Puppet
3 1 (0.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.37%) SCOM
3 1 (0.37%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.37%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.37%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.37%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 41 (15.19%) Microsoft
2 25 (9.26%) Oracle
3 22 (8.15%) Tableau
4 17 (6.30%) HP
5 11 (4.07%) Cisco
5 11 (4.07%) IBM
6 10 (3.70%) Google
7 7 (2.59%) TSYS
7 7 (2.59%) Adobe
7 7 (2.59%) CheckPoint
8 6 (2.22%) Clearswift
8 6 (2.22%) Business Objects
8 6 (2.22%) Nokia
8 6 (2.22%) F5
9 5 (1.85%) SAP
9 5 (1.85%) Intergraph
9 5 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.48%) TOWER Software
11 3 (1.11%) Informatica
11 3 (1.11%) VMware
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £9.00 - £10.00 per hour
Posted: 19 hours ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £100 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 250-350 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: good day rates
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 25 days ago