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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 271 323 274
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -49
Contract jobs citing Statistics 148 108 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.61% 0.43% 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.99% 1.34% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 76 77
Average daily rate
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£415 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £253 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £700 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £400
% change year-on-year
- -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 11
Average hourly rate £27.50 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.25 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.60 £75.28 £41.93
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £22.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +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
7423 8071 8221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.51% 32.26% 31.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4929 5559 5615
Average daily rate £450 £460 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% -3.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £629 £629 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 173 220
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £22.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -10.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £13.20 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 29 August 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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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 34 £425 +13.33% 26
Bromley - 1 £320 -
Croydon - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 88 (30.45%) Mathematics
2 83 (28.72%) SQL
3 69 (23.88%) Degree
4 68 (23.53%) Finance
5 60 (20.76%) Analytics
6 43 (14.88%) Microsoft
7 40 (13.84%) Data Analysis
8 36 (12.46%) MS Excel
8 36 (12.46%) SAS
9 34 (11.76%) Linux
10 33 (11.42%) Data Mining
10 33 (11.42%) Java
10 33 (11.42%) Stakeholder Management
10 33 (11.42%) Marketing
10 33 (11.42%) R
11 32 (11.07%) SQL Server
12 30 (10.38%) Oracle
12 30 (10.38%) Banking
13 29 (10.03%) C++
14 28 (9.69%) Windows
15 27 (9.34%) Python
16 26 (9.00%) Economics
17 25 (8.65%) ITIL
17 25 (8.65%) VBA
18 24 (8.30%) Tableau
19 23 (7.96%) PhD
20 22 (7.61%) SPSS
20 22 (7.61%) Management Information System
20 22 (7.61%) Big Data
20 22 (7.61%) Security Cleared

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 36 (12.46%) SAS
2 10 (3.46%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.08%) Apache Pig
3 6 (2.08%) IIS
4 4 (1.38%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.04%) CMS
5 3 (1.04%) Adobe CQ
6 2 (0.69%) WorkSite
6 2 (0.69%) Apache
6 2 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.35%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.35%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.35%) TYPO3
7 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.35%) Lync
7 1 (0.35%) Node.js
7 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 36 (12.46%) MS Excel
2 22 (7.61%) SPSS
3 18 (6.23%) MS Office
4 16 (5.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (3.81%) Spreadsheet
6 9 (3.11%) Stata
7 2 (0.69%) MS Project
8 1 (0.35%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.35%) InDesign
8 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (3.46%) Google Analytics
2 8 (2.77%) SiteCatalyst
3 2 (0.69%) ReMetrica
3 2 (0.69%) Maximo
3 2 (0.69%) Summit
4 1 (0.35%) Tridion
4 1 (0.35%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.81%) DNS
2 9 (3.11%) LAN
2 9 (3.11%) DHCP
3 8 (2.77%) Internet
4 7 (2.42%) Intranet
5 6 (2.08%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (2.08%) IPv4
5 6 (2.08%) Firewall
6 4 (1.38%) SMTP
6 4 (1.38%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (1.04%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.04%) SAN
7 3 (1.04%) LDAP
8 2 (0.69%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.69%) DSL
8 2 (0.69%) WAN
8 2 (0.69%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.35%) Wireless
9 1 (0.35%) SMS
9 1 (0.35%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (11.42%) Data Mining
2 32 (11.07%) SQL Server
3 22 (7.61%) Big Data
4 21 (7.27%) Hadoop
5 14 (4.84%) Oracle Reports
6 11 (3.81%) KDB
6 11 (3.81%) MongoDB
7 10 (3.46%) Apache Hive
8 9 (3.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (3.11%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (2.77%) Relational Database
10 7 (2.42%) Crystal Reports
11 6 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (2.08%) Oracle Database
12 5 (1.73%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (1.73%) HBase
13 4 (1.38%) NoSQL
13 4 (1.38%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (3.11%) Maven
2 4 (1.38%) JIRA
3 3 (1.04%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (0.69%) RSpec
5 1 (0.35%) Sinon.JS
5 1 (0.35%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.35%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.35%) Mocha
General
1 68 (23.53%) Finance
2 33 (11.42%) Marketing
3 30 (10.38%) Banking
4 9 (3.11%) Publishing
4 9 (3.11%) Retail
5 7 (2.42%) Back Office
6 6 (2.08%) Investment Banking
6 6 (2.08%) Advertising
6 6 (2.08%) Law
6 6 (2.08%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.38%) Legal
8 3 (1.04%) Multimedia
8 3 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.69%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.69%) Games
9 2 (0.69%) Front Office
10 1 (0.35%) Electronics
10 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.35%) Billing
10 1 (0.35%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 107 (37.02%) Analyst
2 41 (14.19%) Developer
3 30 (10.38%) Data Analyst
4 20 (6.92%) Performance Manager
5 13 (4.50%) Data Scientist
6 12 (4.15%) Business Analyst
7 11 (3.81%) DBA
7 11 (3.81%) Consultant
7 11 (3.81%) Information Analyst
8 10 (3.46%) Service Analyst
9 9 (3.11%) Administrator
9 9 (3.11%) Senior Manager
9 9 (3.11%) Support Analyst
10 8 (2.77%) Test Leader
10 8 (2.77%) Python Developer
10 8 (2.77%) Java Developer
11 7 (2.42%) Fraud Analyst
11 7 (2.42%) Project Manager
11 7 (2.42%) Performance Analyst
12 6 (2.08%) GIS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.54%) .NET
2 14 (4.84%) HTML
3 12 (4.15%) CSS
4 11 (3.81%) jQuery
5 10 (3.46%) Pandas
5 10 (3.46%) SciPy
5 10 (3.46%) NumPy
6 7 (2.42%) Pyramid
7 6 (2.08%) ASP.NET
8 4 (1.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 3 (1.04%) OLE
9 3 (1.04%) STL
9 3 (1.04%) Web Services
9 3 (1.04%) WCF
9 3 (1.04%) D3.js
10 2 (0.69%) Sass
10 2 (0.69%) Underscore.js
10 2 (0.69%) AngularJS
10 2 (0.69%) Backbone.js
10 2 (0.69%) Task Parallel Library
Miscellaneous
1 88 (30.45%) Mathematics
2 26 (9.00%) Economics
3 22 (7.61%) Management Information System
4 17 (5.88%) Visualisation
5 16 (5.54%) Computer Science
6 11 (3.81%) Open Source
7 8 (2.77%) Social Media
7 8 (2.77%) Derivative
7 8 (2.77%) Mainframe
7 8 (2.77%) GIS
8 7 (2.42%) Data Extraction
8 7 (2.42%) Market Risk
9 5 (1.73%) Replication
9 5 (1.73%) Fixed Income
9 5 (1.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (1.73%) Credit Risk
9 5 (1.73%) Physics
10 4 (1.38%) Hedge funds
11 3 (1.04%) Equities
11 3 (1.04%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 34 (11.76%) Linux
2 28 (9.69%) Windows
3 7 (2.42%) UNIX
4 6 (2.08%) Windows XP
4 6 (2.08%) Windows 2000
5 3 (1.04%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.35%) Android
6 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (20.76%) Analytics
2 40 (13.84%) Data Analysis
3 33 (11.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (8.65%) ITIL
5 19 (6.57%) Service Management
6 16 (5.54%) Quality Management
6 16 (5.54%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (5.19%) Service Delivery
7 15 (5.19%) PRINCE2
7 15 (5.19%) Project Management
7 15 (5.19%) Performance Management
8 13 (4.50%) Statistical Modelling
9 12 (4.15%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (4.15%) OO
9 12 (4.15%) Benchmarking
10 11 (3.81%) Econometrics
10 11 (3.81%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (3.46%) Test Strategy
11 10 (3.46%) Statistical Analysis
12 9 (3.11%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 83 (28.72%) SQL
2 33 (11.42%) Java
2 33 (11.42%) R
3 29 (10.03%) C++
4 27 (9.34%) Python
5 25 (8.65%) VBA
6 19 (6.57%) C
7 16 (5.54%) C#
8 14 (4.84%) JavaScript
9 7 (2.42%) MATLAB
9 7 (2.42%) PL/SQL
10 6 (2.08%) Ruby
11 5 (1.73%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.38%) Scala
13 3 (1.04%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.04%) VB
14 2 (0.69%) CoffeeScript
14 2 (0.69%) Groovy
15 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 69 (23.88%) Degree
2 23 (7.96%) PhD
3 22 (7.61%) Security Cleared
4 12 (4.15%) SC Cleared
5 11 (3.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.38%) MCSE
8 3 (1.04%) MCP
8 3 (1.04%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.69%) CFA
9 2 (0.69%) MCSA
10 1 (0.35%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.35%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.35%) IBM Certification
10 1 (0.35%) ISEB
10 1 (0.35%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.15%) SLA
2 5 (1.73%) QA
3 2 (0.69%) WCAG
3 2 (0.69%) WAI
3 2 (0.69%) COBIT
4 1 (0.35%) Basel II
4 1 (0.35%) Solvency II
System Software
1 12 (4.15%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.08%) ISA Server
3 5 (1.73%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.69%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.35%) HDFS
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.35%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.35%) XenApp
5 1 (0.35%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.35%) vSphere
5 1 (0.35%) UAG
Systems Management
1 6 (2.08%) OpenView
1 6 (2.08%) OVSD
1 6 (2.08%) DameWare
2 4 (1.38%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.35%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.35%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.35%) WMI
3 1 (0.35%) SCCM
3 1 (0.35%) SCOM
3 1 (0.35%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.35%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.35%) Puppet
3 1 (0.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 43 (14.88%) Microsoft
2 30 (10.38%) Oracle
3 24 (8.30%) Tableau
4 14 (4.84%) HP
5 12 (4.15%) IBM
6 10 (3.46%) Google
6 10 (3.46%) Cisco
7 9 (3.11%) Adobe
8 8 (2.77%) CheckPoint
9 7 (2.42%) TSYS
10 6 (2.08%) F5
10 6 (2.08%) Clearswift
10 6 (2.08%) Nokia
11 5 (1.73%) Intergraph
11 5 (1.73%) Business Objects
12 4 (1.38%) SAP
12 4 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (1.04%) VMware
13 3 (1.04%) Informatica
13 3 (1.04%) MicroStrategy
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Synergize Consulting
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nexere Consulting Limited
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £250 - £280 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £24.00 - £25.00 per hour
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £24.00 - £25.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £25.00 per hour
Posted: 27 days ago