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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 289 315 278
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -37
Contract jobs citing Statistics 132 119 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.54% 0.47% 0.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.51% 1.26% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 83 79
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£425 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £219 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £594 £670 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £303 £300 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.83% -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 £19.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-17.94% +32.20%
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
8754 9434 9603
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.74% 37.53% 37.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5962 6545 6487
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 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 178 254
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 £13.46 £13.18 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.90 £47.00 £41.93
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -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 19 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 19 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 19 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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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 +36 32 £425 +13.33% 34
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 19 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 84 (30.55%) Mathematics
2 79 (28.73%) SQL
3 68 (24.73%) Analytical Skills
4 63 (22.91%) Degree
5 55 (20.00%) Finance
6 51 (18.55%) Analytics
7 43 (15.64%) Data Analysis
8 42 (15.27%) Microsoft
9 38 (13.82%) MS Excel
10 33 (12.00%) SAS
11 32 (11.64%) Stakeholder Management
12 31 (11.27%) Data Mining
12 31 (11.27%) Linux
12 31 (11.27%) Marketing
13 30 (10.91%) R
13 30 (10.91%) ITIL
14 29 (10.55%) Banking
15 28 (10.18%) SQL Server
15 28 (10.18%) Windows
16 27 (9.82%) Java
17 26 (9.45%) Oracle
18 24 (8.73%) C++
18 24 (8.73%) Service Management
18 24 (8.73%) Big Data
18 24 (8.73%) Security Cleared
19 23 (8.36%) Python
20 22 (8.00%) PhD
20 22 (8.00%) Management Information System
20 22 (8.00%) Tableau
21 21 (7.64%) Hadoop

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 (12.00%) SAS
2 10 (3.64%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.18%) IIS
4 5 (1.82%) Apache Pig
5 4 (1.45%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.09%) Adobe CQ
6 3 (1.09%) CMS
7 2 (0.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.73%) WorkSite
8 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.36%) TYPO3
8 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.36%) Node.js
8 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.36%) Lync
8 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.36%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.36%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 38 (13.82%) MS Excel
2 21 (7.64%) SPSS
3 19 (6.91%) MS Office
4 16 (5.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (2.55%) Stata
7 3 (1.09%) MS Project
8 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.36%) InDesign
8 1 (0.36%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 10 (3.64%) Google Analytics
2 8 (2.91%) SiteCatalyst
3 2 (0.73%) Maximo
3 2 (0.73%) Summit
4 1 (0.36%) ReMetrica
4 1 (0.36%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.36%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.36%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.64%) DNS
2 9 (3.27%) LAN
3 8 (2.91%) Internet
3 8 (2.91%) DHCP
4 6 (2.18%) Firewall
4 6 (2.18%) IPv4
4 6 (2.18%) Intranet
4 6 (2.18%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (1.45%) SMTP
6 3 (1.09%) LDAP
6 3 (1.09%) SAN
7 2 (0.73%) DSL
7 2 (0.73%) WAN
7 2 (0.73%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.73%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.73%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.36%) AMQP
8 1 (0.36%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (11.27%) Data Mining
2 28 (10.18%) SQL Server
3 24 (8.73%) Big Data
4 21 (7.64%) Hadoop
5 14 (5.09%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (3.27%) Apache Hive
6 9 (3.27%) MongoDB
7 8 (2.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (2.91%) KDB
8 7 (2.55%) Relational Database
8 7 (2.55%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (2.55%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (2.18%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (2.18%) Oracle Database
10 5 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (1.82%) HBase
10 5 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (1.45%) Text Mining
11 4 (1.45%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 7 (2.55%) Maven
2 3 (1.09%) JIRA
3 2 (0.73%) RSpec
3 2 (0.73%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.36%) Sinon.JS
4 1 (0.36%) Mocha
4 1 (0.36%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.36%) Toad
General
1 55 (20.00%) Finance
2 31 (11.27%) Marketing
3 29 (10.55%) Banking
4 9 (3.27%) Retail
5 8 (2.91%) Publishing
6 7 (2.55%) Back Office
6 7 (2.55%) Law
6 7 (2.55%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.18%) Advertising
7 6 (2.18%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.82%) Legal
9 3 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.09%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.73%) Electronics
10 2 (0.73%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.36%) International Banking
11 1 (0.36%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.36%) Front Office
11 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 104 (37.82%) Analyst
2 29 (10.55%) Developer
2 29 (10.55%) Data Analyst
3 20 (7.27%) Performance Manager
4 15 (5.45%) Data Scientist
5 13 (4.73%) Service Analyst
6 12 (4.36%) Consultant
6 12 (4.36%) Business Analyst
7 11 (4.00%) DBA
8 10 (3.64%) Information Analyst
9 9 (3.27%) Senior Manager
9 9 (3.27%) Support Analyst
10 8 (2.91%) Administrator
10 8 (2.91%) Performance Analyst
11 7 (2.55%) MI Analyst
11 7 (2.55%) Service Improvement Analyst
11 7 (2.55%) Fraud Analyst
12 6 (2.18%) Process Analyst
12 6 (2.18%) Business Process Analyst
12 6 (2.18%) Statistician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.09%) HTML
2 13 (4.73%) .NET
3 12 (4.36%) CSS
4 11 (4.00%) jQuery
5 6 (2.18%) ASP.NET
5 6 (2.18%) SciPy
5 6 (2.18%) NumPy
5 6 (2.18%) Pandas
6 5 (1.82%) Pyramid
7 4 (1.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 3 (1.09%) D3.js
8 3 (1.09%) STL
8 3 (1.09%) OLE
9 2 (0.73%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (0.73%) Web Services
9 2 (0.73%) JMS
9 2 (0.73%) HTML5
9 2 (0.73%) Haml
9 2 (0.73%) Backbone.js
9 2 (0.73%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 84 (30.55%) Mathematics
2 68 (24.73%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (8.00%) Management Information System
4 20 (7.27%) Economics
5 16 (5.82%) User Experience
6 15 (5.45%) Computer Science
7 14 (5.09%) Visualisation
8 8 (2.91%) GIS
8 8 (2.91%) Mainframe
9 7 (2.55%) Derivative
9 7 (2.55%) Social Media
10 6 (2.18%) Open Source
10 6 (2.18%) Data Extraction
11 5 (1.82%) Credit Risk
11 5 (1.82%) Physics
11 5 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (1.82%) Fixed Income
11 5 (1.82%) Replication
12 4 (1.45%) Market Risk
13 3 (1.09%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 31 (11.27%) Linux
2 28 (10.18%) Windows
3 7 (2.55%) Windows XP
3 7 (2.55%) UNIX
4 6 (2.18%) Windows 2000
5 2 (0.73%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.36%) Android
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (18.55%) Analytics
2 43 (15.64%) Data Analysis
3 32 (11.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 30 (10.91%) ITIL
5 24 (8.73%) Service Management
6 19 (6.91%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (6.55%) Performance Management
8 17 (6.18%) Service Delivery
8 17 (6.18%) PRINCE2
9 15 (5.45%) Quality Management
10 13 (4.73%) Project Management
11 12 (4.36%) Benchmarking
11 12 (4.36%) Statistical Modelling
12 10 (3.64%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (3.64%) Problem Management
13 9 (3.27%) Statistical Analysis
13 9 (3.27%) Machine Learning
13 9 (3.27%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (3.27%) OO
14 8 (2.91%) Econometrics
Programming Languages
1 79 (28.73%) SQL
2 30 (10.91%) R
3 27 (9.82%) Java
4 24 (8.73%) C++
5 23 (8.36%) Python
6 21 (7.64%) VBA
7 14 (5.09%) C
7 14 (5.09%) C#
8 13 (4.73%) JavaScript
9 7 (2.55%) PL/SQL
10 5 (1.82%) Ruby
11 4 (1.45%) MATLAB
11 4 (1.45%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.45%) Scala
11 4 (1.45%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.09%) VB
13 2 (0.73%) CoffeeScript
13 2 (0.73%) Groovy
14 1 (0.36%) SAS Macro
14 1 (0.36%) XPath
Qualifications
1 63 (22.91%) Degree
2 24 (8.73%) Security Cleared
3 22 (8.00%) PhD
4 14 (5.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 12 (4.36%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.09%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.09%) MCSE
8 2 (0.73%) MCP
8 2 (0.73%) CFA
9 1 (0.36%) MCITP
9 1 (0.36%) MCSA
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.36%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.36%) IBM Certification
9 1 (0.36%) MOS
9 1 (0.36%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.45%) SLA
2 3 (1.09%) QA
3 2 (0.73%) WCAG
3 2 (0.73%) WAI
3 2 (0.73%) COBIT
4 1 (0.36%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.36%) Basel II
System Software
1 12 (4.36%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.18%) ISA Server
3 5 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.73%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.36%) HDFS
5 1 (0.36%) UAG
5 1 (0.36%) vSphere
5 1 (0.36%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 6 (2.18%) DameWare
1 6 (2.18%) OVSD
1 6 (2.18%) OpenView
2 3 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.36%) SCOM
3 1 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.36%) Puppet
3 1 (0.36%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.36%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.36%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.36%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 42 (15.27%) Microsoft
2 26 (9.45%) Oracle
3 22 (8.00%) Tableau
4 16 (5.82%) HP
5 11 (4.00%) IBM
6 10 (3.64%) Cisco
6 10 (3.64%) Google
7 9 (3.27%) Adobe
8 7 (2.55%) TSYS
8 7 (2.55%) CheckPoint
9 6 (2.18%) Nokia
9 6 (2.18%) Clearswift
9 6 (2.18%) Business Objects
9 6 (2.18%) F5
10 5 (1.82%) SAP
10 5 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (1.82%) Intergraph
11 4 (1.45%) TOWER Software
12 3 (1.09%) Omniture
12 3 (1.09%) Northgate
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £100 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 250-350 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: good day rates
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £410.00 - £511.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 23 days ago