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 January 2015 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistics
Rank 288 278 274
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Contract jobs citing Statistics 98 123 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.47% 0.56% 0.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.34% 1.50% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 72 63
Average daily rate
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£413 £381 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.19% -4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £218 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
- +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Average hourly rate £19.18 £12.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.83% -30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.35 £12.00 £16.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £12.00 £18.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £18.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-20.27% +37.03%
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
7305 8191 7426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.32% 37.47% 37.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5142 5616 5213
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 160 188
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +17.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.49 £13.50 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.40 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

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 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the London region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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 +23 30 £375 -6.25% 17
Canary Wharf - - - -
Hillingdon - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 61 (28.64%) SQL
2 59 (27.70%) Analytics
3 58 (27.23%) Analytical Skills
3 58 (27.23%) Finance
4 54 (25.35%) Mathematics
5 48 (22.54%) Degree
6 36 (16.90%) Data Analysis
6 36 (16.90%) Big Data
7 34 (15.96%) R
8 33 (15.49%) Python
9 32 (15.02%) Hadoop
10 28 (13.15%) Windows
11 27 (12.68%) Data Mining
11 27 (12.68%) Computer Science
12 25 (11.74%) Java
12 25 (11.74%) Oracle
12 25 (11.74%) Agile Software Development
13 23 (10.80%) MS Excel
13 23 (10.80%) Microsoft
14 22 (10.33%) C++
15 21 (9.86%) Stakeholder Management
16 20 (9.39%) Machine Learning
16 20 (9.39%) Tableau
17 19 (8.92%) Banking
17 19 (8.92%) Linux
18 18 (8.45%) Visualisation
18 18 (8.45%) Google Analytics
18 18 (8.45%) Google
19 17 (7.98%) Marketing
19 17 (7.98%) Credit Risk

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 17 (7.98%) SAS
2 13 (6.10%) SharePoint
3 11 (5.16%) Apache
4 9 (4.23%) Apache Spark
5 6 (2.82%) Oracle 10gAS
6 5 (2.35%) MS Exchange
6 5 (2.35%) Apache Solr
6 5 (2.35%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (1.41%) Apache Pig
7 3 (1.41%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.94%) IIS
9 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.47%) CMS
9 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.47%) Node.js
9 1 (0.47%) Confluence
9 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.47%) TPMS
Applications
1 23 (10.80%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.51%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (4.23%) MS Office
3 9 (4.23%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (1.88%) SPSS
5 3 (1.41%) MS Project
6 2 (0.94%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.47%) InDesign
7 1 (0.47%) Stata
7 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.47%) Weka
7 1 (0.47%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 18 (8.45%) Google Analytics
2 8 (3.76%) SiteCatalyst
3 2 (0.94%) Summit
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.47%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.47%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.82%) LDAP
2 3 (1.41%) DNS
3 2 (0.94%) DSL
3 2 (0.94%) Intranet
3 2 (0.94%) LAN
3 2 (0.94%) VoIP
4 1 (0.47%) Firewall
4 1 (0.47%) SMTP
4 1 (0.47%) DHCP
4 1 (0.47%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.47%) Broadband
4 1 (0.47%) VPN
4 1 (0.47%) UMTS
4 1 (0.47%) SAN
4 1 (0.47%) BGP
4 1 (0.47%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.47%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.47%) LTE
4 1 (0.47%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (16.90%) Big Data
2 32 (15.02%) Hadoop
3 27 (12.68%) Data Mining
4 14 (6.57%) Oracle Database
5 12 (5.63%) Oracle Reports
5 12 (5.63%) SQL Server
5 12 (5.63%) Relational Database
6 10 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (4.23%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (3.76%) MongoDB
9 6 (2.82%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (2.35%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (2.35%) Apache Hive
10 5 (2.35%) NoSQL
10 5 (2.35%) HBase
10 5 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (1.88%) QlikView
12 3 (1.41%) Amazon Redshift
12 3 (1.41%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (2.35%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (1.41%) JIRA
2 3 (1.41%) Maven
3 2 (0.94%) RSpec
4 1 (0.47%) Sinon.JS
4 1 (0.47%) Introscope
4 1 (0.47%) Toad
4 1 (0.47%) Mocha
General
1 58 (27.23%) Finance
2 19 (8.92%) Banking
3 17 (7.98%) Marketing
4 10 (4.69%) Publishing
4 10 (4.69%) Retail
5 7 (3.29%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.35%) Law
6 5 (2.35%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.94%) French Language
7 2 (0.94%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (0.94%) Electronics
7 2 (0.94%) Front Office
8 1 (0.47%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.47%) Legal
8 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.47%) Advertising
8 1 (0.47%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.47%) Local Government
8 1 (0.47%) German Language
Job Titles
1 69 (32.39%) Analyst
2 33 (15.49%) Developer
3 23 (10.80%) Data Scientist
4 21 (9.86%) Data Analyst
5 12 (5.63%) Business Analyst
6 11 (5.16%) Consultant
7 10 (4.69%) Performance Analyst
8 9 (4.23%) DBA
9 8 (3.76%) Architect
9 8 (3.76%) Administrator
9 8 (3.76%) Data Modeller
10 7 (3.29%) C++ Developer
10 7 (3.29%) Service Analyst
11 6 (2.82%) Process Analyst
11 6 (2.82%) Senior Developer
11 6 (2.82%) User Experience Researcher
12 5 (2.35%) Service Manager
12 5 (2.35%) Oracle DBA
12 5 (2.35%) Oracle Developer
12 5 (2.35%) Business Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.51%) HTML
1 16 (7.51%) CSS
2 13 (6.10%) jQuery
3 7 (3.29%) .NET
3 7 (3.29%) Middleware
4 6 (2.82%) HTML5
4 6 (2.82%) Oracle Fusion
5 5 (2.35%) JSP
6 4 (1.88%) D3.js
6 4 (1.88%) CSS3
6 4 (1.88%) JavaBeans
6 4 (1.88%) ActiveX
7 3 (1.41%) STL
7 3 (1.41%) AngularJS
7 3 (1.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (0.94%) JNDI
8 2 (0.94%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (0.94%) Haml
8 2 (0.94%) Regular Expression
8 2 (0.94%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 58 (27.23%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (25.35%) Mathematics
3 27 (12.68%) Computer Science
4 18 (8.45%) Visualisation
5 17 (7.98%) Credit Risk
6 16 (7.51%) Algorithms
7 15 (7.04%) Management Information System
8 14 (6.57%) User Experience
9 9 (4.23%) Physics
10 7 (3.29%) Economics
11 6 (2.82%) Replication
12 4 (1.88%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (1.88%) Open Source
13 3 (1.41%) Data Structures
13 3 (1.41%) NHS
13 3 (1.41%) Freedom of Information
14 2 (0.94%) Freedom of Information Act
14 2 (0.94%) Ontologies
14 2 (0.94%) Data Extraction
14 2 (0.94%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 28 (13.15%) Windows
2 19 (8.92%) Linux
3 10 (4.69%) UNIX
4 3 (1.41%) Windows XP
4 3 (1.41%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.94%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.94%) Solaris
6 1 (0.47%) VMS
6 1 (0.47%) AIX
6 1 (0.47%) HPUX
6 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.47%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (27.70%) Analytics
2 36 (16.90%) Data Analysis
3 25 (11.74%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (9.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (9.39%) Machine Learning
6 17 (7.98%) Performance Management
7 15 (7.04%) ITIL
8 14 (6.57%) Data Governance
9 13 (6.10%) Migration
10 12 (5.63%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (5.16%) Service Management
11 11 (5.16%) PRINCE2
12 10 (4.69%) Data Modelling
12 10 (4.69%) Validation
13 9 (4.23%) Project Management
14 8 (3.76%) Mentoring
14 8 (3.76%) Statistical Analysis
14 8 (3.76%) Quality Management
14 8 (3.76%) Data Management
15 7 (3.29%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (28.64%) SQL
2 34 (15.96%) R
3 33 (15.49%) Python
4 25 (11.74%) Java
5 22 (10.33%) C++
6 17 (7.98%) JavaScript
7 13 (6.10%) C
7 13 (6.10%) VBA
8 12 (5.63%) Scala
9 8 (3.76%) C#
10 7 (3.29%) MATLAB
10 7 (3.29%) PL/SQL
11 5 (2.35%) VB
11 5 (2.35%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.35%) Ruby
12 3 (1.41%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.94%) Groovy
13 2 (0.94%) CoffeeScript
13 2 (0.94%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 48 (22.54%) Degree
2 13 (6.10%) Security Cleared
3 10 (4.69%) PhD
4 8 (3.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 6 (2.82%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.41%) MCITP
8 2 (0.94%) MCTS
9 1 (0.47%) MOS
9 1 (0.47%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.47%) MCSE
9 1 (0.47%) MCP
9 1 (0.47%) OCP
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.47%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.47%) CCIE
9 1 (0.47%) CCNP
9 1 (0.47%) CCNA
9 1 (0.47%) IBM Certification
9 1 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.23%) SLA
2 8 (3.76%) QA
3 2 (0.94%) COBIT
3 2 (0.94%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (6.10%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.82%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.94%) XenApp
3 2 (0.94%) ISA Server
3 2 (0.94%) NFS
3 2 (0.94%) Samba
3 2 (0.94%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.47%) HDFS
4 1 (0.47%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.47%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.47%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.94%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.47%) Mesos
2 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.47%) Puppet
2 1 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.47%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (11.74%) Oracle
2 23 (10.80%) Microsoft
3 20 (9.39%) Tableau
4 18 (8.45%) Google
5 15 (7.04%) HP
6 8 (3.76%) IBM
6 8 (3.76%) SAP
7 7 (3.29%) Business Objects
7 7 (3.29%) Citrix
8 6 (2.82%) Novell
8 6 (2.82%) Adobe
9 5 (2.35%) Cognos
9 5 (2.35%) Cloudera
10 4 (1.88%) Northgate
10 4 (1.88%) Informatica
10 4 (1.88%) Teradata
11 3 (1.41%) TOWER Software
11 3 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.94%) Meridio
12 2 (0.94%) Netezza
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