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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistics
Rank 268 259 272
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Contract jobs citing Statistics 127 147 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.57% 0.63% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.60% 1.68% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 101 69
Average daily rate
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£375 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £288 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £590 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £319
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
Average hourly rate £19.18 £16.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.24% +3.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.30 £17.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+1.76% +30.76%
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
7920 8766 8163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.61% 37.59% 38.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 5403 6152 5739
Average daily rate £464 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.05% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 164 163
Average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £22.28
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +0.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%

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 1 April 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 1 April 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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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 +13 32 £425 -10.52% 18
Croydon - 1 £375 -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 92 (40.17%) Analytics
2 84 (36.68%) SQL
3 75 (32.75%) Finance
4 63 (27.51%) Degree
5 56 (24.45%) Mathematics
6 55 (24.02%) Analytical Skills
7 54 (23.58%) R
8 53 (23.14%) Python
9 47 (20.52%) Hadoop
10 44 (19.21%) Big Data
11 42 (18.34%) Tableau
12 37 (16.16%) SAS
12 37 (16.16%) Data Mining
13 36 (15.72%) Data Analysis
14 34 (14.85%) Visualisation
14 34 (14.85%) Computer Science
15 33 (14.41%) VBA
16 32 (13.97%) Agile Software Development
17 29 (12.66%) Java
18 28 (12.23%) Oracle
18 28 (12.23%) Banking
19 26 (11.35%) Data Modelling
20 25 (10.92%) Credit Risk
21 23 (10.04%) Machine Learning
22 22 (9.61%) Data Warehouse
22 22 (9.61%) Windows
23 21 (9.17%) Statistical Analysis
24 20 (8.73%) Marketing
24 20 (8.73%) C++
24 20 (8.73%) MATLAB

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 37 (16.16%) SAS
2 14 (6.11%) SharePoint
3 13 (5.68%) Apache Spark
4 11 (4.80%) Apache
5 8 (3.49%) Apache Pig
6 7 (3.06%) Oracle 10gAS
7 5 (2.18%) MS Exchange
7 5 (2.18%) Oracle Application Server
7 5 (2.18%) Apache Solr
8 4 (1.75%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.31%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.87%) Confluence
10 2 (0.87%) IIS
11 1 (0.44%) CMS
11 1 (0.44%) TPMS
Applications
1 17 (7.42%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.93%) MS Office
2 9 (3.93%) Spreadsheet
3 7 (3.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (2.62%) SPSS
5 2 (0.87%) PowerPivot
5 2 (0.87%) Weka
5 2 (0.87%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.87%) MS Project
6 1 (0.44%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.44%) InDesign
6 1 (0.44%) Stata
6 1 (0.44%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 16 (6.99%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.87%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.87%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.44%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.44%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.31%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (1.31%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.44%) Yammer
3 1 (0.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (0.44%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.44%) Route 53
3 1 (0.44%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.75%) LDAP
2 3 (1.31%) Intranet
2 3 (1.31%) Internet
2 3 (1.31%) Broadband
3 2 (0.87%) VoIP
3 2 (0.87%) VPN
3 2 (0.87%) DNS
4 1 (0.44%) InfiniBand
4 1 (0.44%) BGP
4 1 (0.44%) LAN
4 1 (0.44%) UMTS
4 1 (0.44%) Firewall
4 1 (0.44%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.44%) LTE
4 1 (0.44%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (20.52%) Hadoop
2 44 (19.21%) Big Data
3 37 (16.16%) Data Mining
4 22 (9.61%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (6.55%) SQL Server
5 15 (6.55%) Relational Database
6 14 (6.11%) Oracle Database
7 12 (5.24%) Oracle Reports
8 11 (4.80%) Apache Hive
9 10 (4.37%) QlikView
10 8 (3.49%) NoSQL
10 8 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (3.49%) Oracle Database 10g
11 7 (3.06%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (3.06%) Amazon Redshift
12 5 (2.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (2.18%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (2.18%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (2.62%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (2.18%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.87%) JIRA
4 1 (0.44%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.44%) ProC
4 1 (0.44%) Introscope
4 1 (0.44%) Maven
4 1 (0.44%) RSpec
4 1 (0.44%) Jenkins
General
1 75 (32.75%) Finance
2 28 (12.23%) Banking
3 20 (8.73%) Marketing
4 13 (5.68%) Retail
5 11 (4.80%) Investment Banking
6 9 (3.93%) Publishing
7 8 (3.49%) Telecoms
8 7 (3.06%) Legal
8 7 (3.06%) Games
8 7 (3.06%) Corporate Banking
9 6 (2.62%) Law
10 3 (1.31%) Japanese Language
11 2 (0.87%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.87%) Front Office
12 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.44%) Advertising
12 1 (0.44%) French Language
12 1 (0.44%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 85 (37.12%) Analyst
2 39 (17.03%) Data Analyst
3 27 (11.79%) Developer
4 23 (10.04%) Data Scientist
5 10 (4.37%) Consultant
6 9 (3.93%) Senior Developer
6 9 (3.93%) Administrator
6 9 (3.93%) Data Modeller
7 8 (3.49%) Performance Analyst
7 8 (3.49%) Business Analyst
8 7 (3.06%) Architect
8 7 (3.06%) DBA
9 6 (2.62%) Major Incident Manager
9 6 (2.62%) Technical Analyst
9 6 (2.62%) Incident Manager
9 6 (2.62%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (2.18%) Project Manager
10 5 (2.18%) Test Manager
10 5 (2.18%) Oracle Developer
10 5 (2.18%) Quantitative Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.37%) HTML
2 9 (3.93%) .NET
2 9 (3.93%) CSS
3 8 (3.49%) Middleware
4 7 (3.06%) Oracle Fusion
5 6 (2.62%) HTML5
5 6 (2.62%) jQuery
6 5 (2.18%) JSP
6 5 (2.18%) CSS3
7 4 (1.75%) Task Parallel Library
7 4 (1.75%) WPF
7 4 (1.75%) ActiveX
7 4 (1.75%) Web Services
7 4 (1.75%) JavaBeans
8 3 (1.31%) Pandas
8 3 (1.31%) SciPy
8 3 (1.31%) D3.js
9 2 (0.87%) AngularJS
9 2 (0.87%) Regular Expression
9 2 (0.87%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 56 (24.45%) Mathematics
2 55 (24.02%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (14.85%) Visualisation
3 34 (14.85%) Computer Science
4 25 (10.92%) Credit Risk
5 14 (6.11%) Algorithms
6 13 (5.68%) Physics
7 10 (4.37%) Management Information System
8 9 (3.93%) Fixed Income
8 9 (3.93%) Economics
9 8 (3.49%) Open Source
10 7 (3.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (2.62%) Social Media
11 6 (2.62%) User Experience
12 5 (2.18%) Ontologies
13 4 (1.75%) Xbox
13 4 (1.75%) Applied Mathematics
13 4 (1.75%) Replication
14 3 (1.31%) NHS
14 3 (1.31%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 22 (9.61%) Windows
2 14 (6.11%) Linux
3 9 (3.93%) UNIX
4 2 (0.87%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.87%) HPUX
4 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.44%) AIX
5 1 (0.44%) Solaris
5 1 (0.44%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.44%) VMS
5 1 (0.44%) Android
5 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.44%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (40.17%) Analytics
2 36 (15.72%) Data Analysis
3 32 (13.97%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (11.35%) Data Modelling
5 23 (10.04%) Machine Learning
6 21 (9.17%) Statistical Analysis
7 17 (7.42%) Data Governance
8 16 (6.99%) ETL
8 16 (6.99%) ITIL
9 14 (6.11%) Predictive Modelling
10 13 (5.68%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (5.68%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (5.24%) Validation
12 11 (4.80%) Project Management
12 11 (4.80%) Migration
12 11 (4.80%) Quantitative Analysis
12 11 (4.80%) Time Management
13 10 (4.37%) MapReduce
13 10 (4.37%) Mentoring
14 9 (3.93%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 84 (36.68%) SQL
2 54 (23.58%) R
3 53 (23.14%) Python
4 33 (14.41%) VBA
5 29 (12.66%) Java
6 20 (8.73%) C++
6 20 (8.73%) MATLAB
7 15 (6.55%) C
8 14 (6.11%) Scala
8 14 (6.11%) Ruby
9 9 (3.93%) C#
10 7 (3.06%) PL/SQL
10 7 (3.06%) JavaScript
11 6 (2.62%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.18%) Clojure
13 4 (1.75%) Golang
13 4 (1.75%) VB
14 3 (1.31%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.44%) XQuery
15 1 (0.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 63 (27.51%) Degree
2 16 (6.99%) PhD
3 9 (3.93%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.18%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.75%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (1.31%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.87%) CIMA
7 2 (0.87%) ACCA
7 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.44%) CCIE
8 1 (0.44%) CCNP
8 1 (0.44%) CCNA
8 1 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.44%) MCP
8 1 (0.44%) MCSE
8 1 (0.44%) MCSA
8 1 (0.44%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.44%) MCTS
8 1 (0.44%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.80%) SLA
2 8 (3.49%) QA
3 4 (1.75%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.31%) AIFMD
System Software
1 12 (5.24%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.62%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.87%) XenApp
3 2 (0.87%) Samba
3 2 (0.87%) ISA Server
3 2 (0.87%) NFS
4 1 (0.44%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 5 (2.18%) Graphite
2 3 (1.31%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.87%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.87%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.44%) Mesos
4 1 (0.44%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.44%) WSUS
4 1 (0.44%) WMI
4 1 (0.44%) Puppet
4 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 42 (18.34%) Tableau
2 28 (12.23%) Oracle
3 16 (6.99%) Google
4 12 (5.24%) HP
5 10 (4.37%) Microsoft
6 9 (3.93%) SAP
6 9 (3.93%) Business Objects
6 9 (3.93%) Alteryx
7 8 (3.49%) Remedy
8 6 (2.62%) Talend
8 6 (2.62%) Cloudera
8 6 (2.62%) IBM
8 6 (2.62%) Citrix
8 6 (2.62%) Novell
9 5 (2.18%) MicroStrategy
9 5 (2.18%) ServiceNow
10 4 (1.75%) Vertica
10 4 (1.75%) Splunk
10 4 (1.75%) Netezza
10 4 (1.75%) Cognos
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