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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 267 319 308
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -11
Contract jobs citing Statistics 180 120 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.79% 0.51% 0.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.19% 1.37% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 99 74
Median daily rate £450 £413 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £210 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £622 £650 £594
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £331 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.15% +10.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 13
Median hourly rate £22.00 £13.11 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.87% -56.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.31 £9.19 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £17.02 £54.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.19 £22.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-59.15% +40.62%
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
8226 8738 9231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.04% 37.35% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5782 6031 6304
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +7.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 162 212
Median hourly rate £17.25 £19.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.65% +3.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.65 £44.25 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.22% +7.88%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +9 37 £375 -11.76% 4
Twickenham -2 2 - -
Croydon - 2 - -
Westminster -17 1 - -
Isleworth - 1 £510 -
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 129 (44.33%) SQL
2 98 (33.68%) Python
3 96 (32.99%) R
4 92 (31.62%) Analytics
5 87 (29.90%) Degree
5 87 (29.90%) Mathematics
6 86 (29.55%) Finance
7 74 (25.43%) Analytical Skills
8 56 (19.24%) Big Data
9 55 (18.90%) Marketing
10 53 (18.21%) Business Intelligence
11 51 (17.53%) Agile Software Development
11 51 (17.53%) Tableau
12 47 (16.15%) Computer Science
12 47 (16.15%) Algorithms
13 46 (15.81%) Apache Spark
13 46 (15.81%) SAS
14 45 (15.46%) Hadoop
14 45 (15.46%) Machine Learning
15 42 (14.43%) Visualisation
16 41 (14.09%) Scala
17 37 (12.71%) Relational Database
18 35 (12.03%) Data Analysis
19 33 (11.34%) Data Modelling
20 32 (11.00%) PhD
20 32 (11.00%) Java
21 29 (9.97%) Retail
22 26 (8.93%) Credit Risk
22 26 (8.93%) Banking
22 26 (8.93%) Microsoft

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 46 (15.81%) Apache Spark
1 46 (15.81%) SAS
2 10 (3.44%) Apache
2 10 (3.44%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.09%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (2.41%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.37%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (1.03%) Apache Pig
6 3 (1.03%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.69%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.69%) Drupal
7 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.69%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.34%) Confluence
8 1 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (7.90%) MS Excel
2 22 (7.56%) SPSS
3 12 (4.12%) MS Office
4 8 (2.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (2.06%) Photoshop
6 5 (1.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (1.72%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (1.03%) Stata
8 2 (0.69%) Adobe Captivate
8 2 (0.69%) Mathematica
8 2 (0.69%) MS Project
9 1 (0.34%) EViews
9 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.41%) Unica
2 6 (2.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.69%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.34%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.81%) Google Analytics
2 10 (3.44%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (3.09%) Amazon Kinesis
4 4 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.37%) Office 365
5 3 (1.03%) Adobe Analytics
5 3 (1.03%) GitHub
5 3 (1.03%) Taleo
6 2 (0.69%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 2 (0.69%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.34%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.34%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.06%) HTTP
2 4 (1.37%) DHCP
2 4 (1.37%) DNS
2 4 (1.37%) Firewall
2 4 (1.37%) LDAP
2 4 (1.37%) VoIP
3 3 (1.03%) GSM
3 3 (1.03%) Intranet
3 3 (1.03%) LTE
3 3 (1.03%) Network Security
3 3 (1.03%) UMTS
3 3 (1.03%) Wireless
4 2 (0.69%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.69%) Internet
4 2 (0.69%) ISDN
5 1 (0.34%) CDMA
5 1 (0.34%) CTI
5 1 (0.34%) LAN
5 1 (0.34%) WAN
5 1 (0.34%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (19.24%) Big Data
2 45 (15.46%) Hadoop
3 37 (12.71%) Relational Database
4 20 (6.87%) Apache Hive
5 19 (6.53%) QlikView
6 18 (6.19%) PostgreSQL
7 17 (5.84%) MySQL
8 16 (5.50%) Data Mining
9 13 (4.47%) Spotfire
10 10 (3.44%) SQL Server
11 8 (2.75%) Parquet
12 7 (2.41%) Base SAS
13 6 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (2.06%) NoSQL
13 6 (2.06%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 4 (1.37%) Impala
14 4 (1.37%) Oracle Database
14 4 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
14 4 (1.37%) Qlik Sense
15 3 (1.03%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 24 (8.25%) JIRA
2 14 (4.81%) ERwin
3 10 (3.44%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.72%) Maven
5 3 (1.03%) JUnit
6 2 (0.69%) Ant
6 2 (0.69%) Apache Ivy
6 2 (0.69%) Gradle
6 2 (0.69%) Subversion
7 1 (0.34%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.34%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio
General
1 86 (29.55%) Finance
2 55 (18.90%) Marketing
3 29 (9.97%) Retail
4 26 (8.93%) Banking
5 14 (4.81%) Telecoms
6 9 (3.09%) Investment Banking
7 7 (2.41%) Advertising
7 7 (2.41%) Front Office
7 7 (2.41%) Games
7 7 (2.41%) Manufacturing
8 6 (2.06%) Back Office
8 6 (2.06%) Electronics
8 6 (2.06%) Legal
9 4 (1.37%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.69%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.69%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.69%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.34%) Arabic Language
11 1 (0.34%) French Language
11 1 (0.34%) German Language
Job Titles
1 87 (29.90%) Analyst
2 43 (14.78%) Developer
3 35 (12.03%) Data Scientist
4 31 (10.65%) Data Analyst
5 23 (7.90%) SQL Analyst
6 20 (6.87%) Architect
7 16 (5.50%) Data Architect
8 12 (4.12%) Insight Analyst
8 12 (4.12%) Machine Learning Scientist
8 12 (4.12%) SQL Data Analyst
9 11 (3.78%) Consultant
10 10 (3.44%) Big Data Architect
10 10 (3.44%) Excel Analyst
10 10 (3.44%) Senior Analyst
11 9 (3.09%) Python Developer
11 9 (3.09%) Software Engineer
12 8 (2.75%) Data Engineer
12 8 (2.75%) Risk Analyst
13 7 (2.41%) Java Developer
14 6 (2.06%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (6.19%) Kafka
2 17 (5.84%) HTML
3 14 (4.81%) D3.js
4 12 (4.12%) XML
5 11 (3.78%) JSON
6 10 (3.44%) CSS
7 9 (3.09%) .NET
7 9 (3.09%) Natural Language Processing
7 9 (3.09%) Pandas
7 9 (3.09%) REST
8 8 (2.75%) Akka
8 8 (2.75%) Apache Avro
8 8 (2.75%) JMS
9 7 (2.41%) HTML5
9 7 (2.41%) scikit-learn
9 7 (2.41%) Spark Streaming
10 6 (2.06%) LAMP
11 5 (1.72%) jQuery
11 5 (1.72%) Play Framework
12 4 (1.37%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 87 (29.90%) Mathematics
2 74 (25.43%) Analytical Skills
3 47 (16.15%) Algorithms
3 47 (16.15%) Computer Science
4 42 (14.43%) Visualisation
5 26 (8.93%) Credit Risk
6 25 (8.59%) Physics
7 20 (6.87%) Economics
8 16 (5.50%) User Experience
9 15 (5.15%) Artificial Intelligence
10 14 (4.81%) Applied Mathematics
10 14 (4.81%) Enterprise Software
11 13 (4.47%) Management Information System
12 11 (3.78%) Data Structures
12 11 (3.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 10 (3.44%) Fixed Income
14 7 (2.41%) Derivative
14 7 (2.41%) Equities
15 6 (2.06%) Data Integration
15 6 (2.06%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 25 (8.59%) Linux
2 16 (5.50%) Windows
3 8 (2.75%) Android
4 5 (1.72%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.37%) Unix
5 4 (1.37%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.03%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.69%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.69%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (31.62%) Analytics
2 53 (18.21%) Business Intelligence
3 51 (17.53%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (15.46%) Machine Learning
5 35 (12.03%) Data Analysis
6 33 (11.34%) Data Modelling
7 25 (8.59%) Risk Management
8 24 (8.25%) E-Commerce
9 23 (7.90%) Data Visualisation
9 23 (7.90%) ETL
10 19 (6.53%) Statistical Analysis
10 19 (6.53%) Web Analytics
11 17 (5.84%) Software Engineering
12 16 (5.50%) CRM
12 16 (5.50%) Data Architecture
12 16 (5.50%) Data Management
13 15 (5.15%) MapReduce
14 14 (4.81%) Data Transformation
14 14 (4.81%) Econometrics
14 14 (4.81%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 129 (44.33%) SQL
2 98 (33.68%) Python
3 96 (32.99%) R
4 41 (14.09%) Scala
5 32 (11.00%) Java
6 24 (8.25%) C++
6 24 (8.25%) MATLAB
7 14 (4.81%) VBA
8 12 (4.12%) JavaScript
9 10 (3.44%) C#
10 6 (2.06%) PHP
11 4 (1.37%) C
12 3 (1.03%) Go
12 3 (1.03%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.03%) Perl
12 3 (1.03%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.69%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.69%) VB
14 1 (0.34%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.34%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 87 (29.90%) Degree
2 32 (11.00%) PhD
3 7 (2.41%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.37%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.03%) CCNP
5 3 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.69%) CCNA
6 2 (0.69%) MCSA
6 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.69%) OCP
6 2 (0.69%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.69%) RHCE
7 1 (0.34%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.34%) CCIE
7 1 (0.34%) CISSP
7 1 (0.34%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.34%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.56%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.41%) QA
3 3 (1.03%) Actionable Recommendations
3 3 (1.03%) SLA
4 1 (0.34%) COBIT
4 1 (0.34%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.34%) NEBOSH
4 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (4.81%) Active Directory
2 13 (4.47%) Docker
3 3 (1.03%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.69%) HDFS
5 1 (0.34%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (3.44%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.69%) Amdocs OSS
2 2 (0.69%) NSN NetAct
2 2 (0.69%) SCCM
3 1 (0.34%) EMC VPLEX
3 1 (0.34%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.34%) SCOM
3 1 (0.34%) Tivoli NetView
3 1 (0.34%) WSUS
Vendors
1 51 (17.53%) Tableau
2 26 (8.93%) Microsoft
3 21 (7.22%) Oracle
4 16 (5.50%) Google
5 11 (3.78%) Adobe
5 11 (3.78%) SAP
6 10 (3.44%) Teradata
7 7 (2.41%) IBM
8 6 (2.06%) Cisco
9 5 (1.72%) HP
10 4 (1.37%) Citrix
10 4 (1.37%) Saba
10 4 (1.37%) Splunk
11 3 (1.03%) Informatica
11 3 (1.03%) Mapinfo
11 3 (1.03%) MicroStrategy
11 3 (1.03%) Novell
12 2 (0.69%) Ericsson
12 2 (0.69%) LANDesk
12 2 (0.69%) Marketo
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