The table below looks at the statistics for Statistics skills 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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Statistics
England / London
Rank 257 294 292
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -2
Contract jobs citing Statistics 142 125 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.74% 0.58% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.69% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 75 86
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £225 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £583
UK excluding London median daily rate £298 £361 £330
% change year-on-year
-17.57% +9.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Median hourly rate - £37.75 £19.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +92.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £15.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+105.00% +5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16220 18227 17535
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.93% 84.99% 82.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 11750 13050 12485
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 218 207
Median hourly rate £33.00 £22.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £53.00 £54.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

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 Processes & Methodologies 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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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 +22 29 £453 +39.23% 21
Croydon - 1 - -
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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.

1 159 (47.18%) Python
2 154 (45.70%) SQL
3 134 (39.76%) R
4 123 (36.50%) Analytics
5 119 (35.31%) Mathematics
6 102 (30.27%) Degree
7 101 (29.97%) Big Data
8 98 (29.08%) Hadoop
9 93 (27.60%) Finance
10 88 (26.11%) Apache Spark
11 82 (24.33%) Scala
12 77 (22.85%) Analytical Skills
13 76 (22.55%) Java
14 75 (22.26%) Computer Science
15 72 (21.36%) Machine Learning
16 62 (18.40%) Relational Database
17 60 (17.80%) Agile Software Development
18 58 (17.21%) PhD
19 49 (14.54%) Banking
19 49 (14.54%) Algorithms
20 48 (14.24%) Data Modelling
20 48 (14.24%) Marketing
21 46 (13.65%) Visualisation
21 46 (13.65%) Data Analysis
22 44 (13.06%) SAS
22 44 (13.06%) Apache Hive
23 42 (12.46%) JIRA
24 41 (12.17%) Kafka
25 37 (10.98%) Tableau
26 36 (10.68%) Business Intelligence

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 88 (26.11%) Apache Spark
2 44 (13.06%) SAS
3 16 (4.75%) Apache Pig
3 16 (4.75%) Elasticsearch
4 11 (3.26%) SharePoint
5 9 (2.67%) Apache
6 6 (1.78%) MS Exchange
7 5 (1.48%) WordPress
8 4 (1.19%) Confluence
8 4 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (1.19%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.19%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.89%) DataSynapse
9 3 (0.89%) Drupal
9 3 (0.89%) Jupyter
10 2 (0.59%) CMS
10 2 (0.59%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.59%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.30%) JBoss
Applications
1 20 (5.93%) MS Excel
2 18 (5.34%) SPSS
3 15 (4.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.08%) LaTeX
5 6 (1.78%) MS Office
6 5 (1.48%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.89%) Doxygen
8 2 (0.59%) EViews
8 2 (0.59%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.59%) Stata
9 1 (0.30%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.30%) Weka
Business Applications
1 5 (1.48%) SAP CRM
1 5 (1.48%) SAP Hybris
2 3 (0.89%) Unica
3 2 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.30%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (6.53%) Cloud Computing
2 17 (5.04%) Amazon Kinesis
3 13 (3.86%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (2.97%) Google Analytics
5 4 (1.19%) Office 365
6 3 (0.89%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.59%) Adobe Analytics
7 2 (0.59%) Flurry Analytics
7 2 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.59%) SaaS
8 1 (0.30%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.30%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (0.30%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.30%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.56%) VoIP
2 10 (2.97%) DHCP
2 10 (2.97%) DNS
3 7 (2.08%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.78%) Diameter Protocol
4 6 (1.78%) GGSN
4 6 (1.78%) GPRS
4 6 (1.78%) GSM
4 6 (1.78%) LTE
4 6 (1.78%) SMTP
4 6 (1.78%) SNMP
4 6 (1.78%) UMTS
5 4 (1.19%) Ethernet
5 4 (1.19%) Firewall
6 3 (0.89%) HTTP
6 3 (0.89%) Internet
7 2 (0.59%) 2G
7 2 (0.59%) 3G
7 2 (0.59%) 4G
7 2 (0.59%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (29.97%) Big Data
2 98 (29.08%) Hadoop
3 62 (18.40%) Relational Database
4 44 (13.06%) Apache Hive
5 28 (8.31%) PostgreSQL
6 25 (7.42%) Data Mining
7 23 (6.82%) NoSQL
8 21 (6.23%) MongoDB
9 17 (5.04%) Parquet
10 14 (4.15%) Impala
10 14 (4.15%) RDBMS
11 13 (3.86%) SQL Server
12 11 (3.26%) Apache Cassandra
12 11 (3.26%) QlikView
13 10 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (2.67%) Spotfire
14 9 (2.67%) Sqoop
15 7 (2.08%) Base SAS
15 7 (2.08%) HBase
15 7 (2.08%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 42 (12.46%) JIRA
2 32 (9.50%) Git (software)
3 19 (5.64%) ERwin
4 7 (2.08%) Jenkins
5 5 (1.48%) Dreamweaver
6 4 (1.19%) ClearCase
6 4 (1.19%) JMeter
6 4 (1.19%) LoadRunner
6 4 (1.19%) NeoLoad
6 4 (1.19%) WebLOAD
7 3 (0.89%) Bower
8 2 (0.59%) Selenium
8 2 (0.59%) Talend Open Studio
8 2 (0.59%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.30%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.30%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.30%) Maven
9 1 (0.30%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 93 (27.60%) Finance
2 49 (14.54%) Banking
3 48 (14.24%) Marketing
4 28 (8.31%) Retail
5 22 (6.53%) Front Office
6 17 (5.04%) Investment Banking
7 15 (4.45%) Telecoms
8 11 (3.26%) Back Office
9 8 (2.37%) Publishing
10 6 (1.78%) Legal
11 5 (1.48%) Financial Institution
12 4 (1.19%) Advertising
12 4 (1.19%) Games
12 4 (1.19%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.89%) International Banking
14 2 (0.59%) German Language
14 2 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.30%) Corporate Banking
15 1 (0.30%) Electronics
15 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 91 (27.00%) Analyst
2 65 (19.29%) Data Scientist
3 42 (12.46%) Data Analyst
4 37 (10.98%) Data Engineer
5 36 (10.68%) Developer
6 22 (6.53%) Big Data Engineer
7 21 (6.23%) Architect
8 18 (5.34%) Data Architect
9 16 (4.75%) Consultant
10 14 (4.15%) SQL Analyst
11 13 (3.86%) Hadoop Engineer
11 13 (3.86%) SQL Data Analyst
12 12 (3.56%) Web Analyst
13 11 (3.26%) Machine Learning Scientist
14 10 (2.97%) Junior
15 9 (2.67%) Qualitative Analyst
15 9 (2.67%) Quantitative Analyst
16 8 (2.37%) Back Office Engineer
16 8 (2.37%) Big Data Architect
17 7 (2.08%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (12.17%) Kafka
2 35 (10.39%) XML
3 23 (6.82%) JSON
4 22 (6.53%) Pandas
5 21 (6.23%) scikit-learn
6 17 (5.04%) Apache Avro
6 17 (5.04%) JMS
7 16 (4.75%) HTML
8 15 (4.45%) Spark Streaming
9 14 (4.15%) CSS
9 14 (4.15%) NumPy
10 12 (3.56%) Natural Language Processing
10 12 (3.56%) SciPy
11 11 (3.26%) .NET
12 10 (2.97%) D3.js
13 9 (2.67%) Flask
13 9 (2.67%) Regular Expression
14 7 (2.08%) Node.js
15 6 (1.78%) REST
15 6 (1.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 77 (22.85%) Analytical Skills
2 75 (22.26%) Computer Science
3 49 (14.54%) Algorithms
4 22 (6.53%) Credit Risk
5 13 (3.86%) Management Information System
6 10 (2.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 9 (2.67%) Derivative
8 7 (2.08%) Credit Derivative
8 7 (2.08%) Fintech
8 7 (2.08%) Market Risk
9 6 (1.78%) Data Structures
9 6 (1.78%) Fixed Income
10 5 (1.48%) Data Centre
10 5 (1.48%) Equities
11 4 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.89%) Cyber Attack
12 3 (0.89%) Equity Derivative
12 3 (0.89%) Exotic Derivative
12 3 (0.89%) Grid Computing
12 3 (0.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (6.82%) Windows
2 17 (5.04%) Unix
3 15 (4.45%) Linux
4 4 (1.19%) Android
4 4 (1.19%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.19%) Windows 7
4 4 (1.19%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (36.50%) Analytics
2 119 (35.31%) Mathematics
3 72 (21.36%) Machine Learning
4 60 (17.80%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (14.24%) Data Modelling
6 46 (13.65%) Data Analysis
6 46 (13.65%) Visualisation
7 36 (10.68%) Business Intelligence
8 34 (10.09%) ETL
9 26 (7.72%) Data Visualisation
10 24 (7.12%) Data Ingestion
10 24 (7.12%) SOA
10 24 (7.12%) Stakeholder Management
10 24 (7.12%) Web Analytics
11 23 (6.82%) Scrum
12 22 (6.53%) E-Commerce
12 22 (6.53%) Economics
12 22 (6.53%) Physics
13 21 (6.23%) Validation
14 19 (5.64%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 159 (47.18%) Python
2 154 (45.70%) SQL
3 134 (39.76%) R
4 82 (24.33%) Scala
5 76 (22.55%) Java
6 27 (8.01%) C++
7 25 (7.42%) MATLAB
8 23 (6.82%) JavaScript
9 19 (5.64%) C#
10 9 (2.67%) VBA
11 6 (1.78%) Perl
12 5 (1.48%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.19%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.89%) AWK
14 3 (0.89%) PHP
14 3 (0.89%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.89%) TypeScript
15 2 (0.59%) C
15 2 (0.59%) Go
16 1 (0.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 102 (30.27%) Degree
2 58 (17.21%) PhD
3 6 (1.78%) CFA
4 4 (1.19%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.89%) MBA
5 3 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.89%) Postgraduate
6 2 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.59%) MCSE
7 1 (0.30%) CCA
7 1 (0.30%) CISSP
7 1 (0.30%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.30%) SAS Certification
7 1 (0.30%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (10.39%) Data Quality
2 9 (2.67%) QA
3 6 (1.78%) SLA
4 5 (1.48%) IFRS
4 5 (1.48%) IFRS 9
5 3 (0.89%) Actionable Recommendations
6 2 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.30%) COBIT
7 1 (0.30%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.30%) NEBOSH
7 1 (0.30%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (1.78%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.48%) HDFS
3 4 (1.19%) Docker
4 3 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.89%) VMware Server
5 2 (0.59%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.59%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.59%) XenApp
5 2 (0.59%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.30%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (1.48%) Oozie
1 5 (1.48%) Tivoli
2 4 (1.19%) Hadoop YARN
3 3 (0.89%) Netcool
3 3 (0.89%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 3 (0.89%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 3 (0.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (0.59%) Control-M
4 2 (0.59%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.59%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.59%) Puppet
5 1 (0.30%) Ansible
5 1 (0.30%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.30%) Salt
Vendors
1 37 (10.98%) Tableau
2 26 (7.72%) Oracle
3 15 (4.45%) Teradata
4 14 (4.15%) Microsoft
5 13 (3.86%) SAP
6 12 (3.56%) Google
7 10 (2.97%) Adobe
8 9 (2.67%) IBM
9 8 (2.37%) Alteryx
10 6 (1.78%) Huawei
11 5 (1.48%) Citrix
11 5 (1.48%) hybris
11 5 (1.48%) Optimizely
11 5 (1.48%) Splunk
12 4 (1.19%) Atlassian
12 4 (1.19%) RapidMiner
12 4 (1.19%) Sybase
13 3 (0.89%) Bloomberg
13 3 (0.89%) Hortonworks
13 3 (0.89%) VMware
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