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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Statistics
England / London
Rank 247 271 289
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +18
Contract jobs citing Statistics 158 136 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.82% 0.66% 0.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.25% 1.83% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 81 73
Median daily rate £500 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £225 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £635
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £355 £330
% change year-on-year
-8.45% +7.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 8
Median hourly rate £26.50 £28.00 £19.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.35% +44.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.55 £20.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-7.25% +25.00%

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
7015 7450 7537
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.23% 36.29% 36.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4826 5128 5305
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 134 150
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +25.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.71 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.96% +22.85%

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 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 17 January 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 17 January 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 +14 34 £483 +20.62% 15
Croydon - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £400 -
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 January 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.

1 160 (46.92%) Python
2 157 (46.04%) SQL
3 145 (42.52%) R
4 127 (37.24%) Analytics
5 115 (33.72%) Degree
5 115 (33.72%) Mathematics
6 101 (29.62%) Big Data
7 96 (28.15%) Hadoop
8 91 (26.69%) Finance
8 91 (26.69%) Apache Spark
9 84 (24.63%) Analytical Skills
10 83 (24.34%) Scala
11 76 (22.29%) Computer Science
12 70 (20.53%) Machine Learning
13 63 (18.48%) Java
14 62 (18.18%) Marketing
15 61 (17.89%) Visualisation
16 58 (17.01%) Relational Database
16 58 (17.01%) Agile Software Development
17 53 (15.54%) Data Modelling
17 53 (15.54%) Tableau
18 50 (14.66%) SAS
18 50 (14.66%) PhD
19 47 (13.78%) Algorithms
20 46 (13.49%) Data Analysis
21 44 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
22 42 (12.32%) Apache Hive
22 42 (12.32%) Kafka
23 41 (12.02%) Banking
24 40 (11.73%) JIRA

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 91 (26.69%) Apache Spark
2 50 (14.66%) SAS
3 17 (4.99%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (3.81%) Apache Pig
5 12 (3.52%) SharePoint
6 10 (2.93%) Apache
7 7 (2.05%) MS Exchange
8 4 (1.17%) Confluence
8 4 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (1.17%) IBM HTTP Server
8 4 (1.17%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.17%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.17%) WordPress
9 3 (0.88%) Drupal
10 2 (0.59%) CMS
10 2 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.59%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.29%) JBoss
11 1 (0.29%) Luigi
11 1 (0.29%) TPMS
Applications
1 21 (6.16%) MS Excel
2 20 (5.87%) SPSS
3 9 (2.64%) MS Office
3 9 (2.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.05%) LaTeX
5 6 (1.76%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.88%) Doxygen
6 3 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.88%) Stata
7 2 (0.59%) EViews
8 1 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.29%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.05%) Unica
2 4 (1.17%) SAP CRM
2 4 (1.17%) SAP hybris
3 2 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.29%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
2 17 (4.99%) Amazon Kinesis
3 12 (3.52%) Google Analytics
4 11 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.17%) Adobe Analytics
5 4 (1.17%) Office 365
6 3 (0.88%) Flurry Analytics
7 2 (0.59%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.59%) SaaS
8 1 (0.29%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.29%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (0.29%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.29%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.93%) VoIP
2 8 (2.35%) DHCP
2 8 (2.35%) DNS
3 5 (1.47%) Firewall
3 5 (1.47%) GSM
3 5 (1.47%) LTE
3 5 (1.47%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.47%) UMTS
4 4 (1.17%) Diameter Protocol
4 4 (1.17%) Ethernet
4 4 (1.17%) GGSN
4 4 (1.17%) GPRS
4 4 (1.17%) Internet
4 4 (1.17%) SMTP
4 4 (1.17%) SNMP
5 3 (0.88%) 2G
5 3 (0.88%) 3G
5 3 (0.88%) 4G
5 3 (0.88%) HTTP
6 2 (0.59%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (29.62%) Big Data
2 96 (28.15%) Hadoop
3 58 (17.01%) Relational Database
4 42 (12.32%) Apache Hive
5 27 (7.92%) PostgreSQL
6 21 (6.16%) Data Mining
7 18 (5.28%) MongoDB
8 17 (4.99%) Parquet
9 15 (4.40%) QlikView
9 15 (4.40%) Spotfire
10 14 (4.11%) Impala
10 14 (4.11%) NoSQL
11 13 (3.81%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (3.81%) RDBMS
12 10 (2.93%) Base SAS
12 10 (2.93%) SQL Server
13 7 (2.05%) Apache Cassandra
13 7 (2.05%) Neo4j
13 7 (2.05%) Sqoop
14 6 (1.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 40 (11.73%) JIRA
2 28 (8.21%) Git (software)
3 19 (5.57%) ERwin
4 4 (1.17%) ClearCase
4 4 (1.17%) Dreamweaver
4 4 (1.17%) JMeter
4 4 (1.17%) LoadRunner
4 4 (1.17%) NeoLoad
4 4 (1.17%) WebLOAD
5 3 (0.88%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (0.59%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.59%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.29%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.29%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.29%) Maven
7 1 (0.29%) Selenium
7 1 (0.29%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 91 (26.69%) Finance
2 62 (18.18%) Marketing
3 41 (12.02%) Banking
4 33 (9.68%) Retail
5 16 (4.69%) Front Office
6 14 (4.11%) Telecoms
7 13 (3.81%) Investment Banking
8 6 (1.76%) Advertising
8 6 (1.76%) Back Office
8 6 (1.76%) Legal
8 6 (1.76%) Publishing
9 5 (1.47%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.88%) International Banking
10 3 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.88%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.59%) Games
11 2 (0.59%) German Language
11 2 (0.59%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.29%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 98 (28.74%) Analyst
2 61 (17.89%) Data Scientist
3 48 (14.08%) Data Analyst
4 35 (10.26%) Data Engineer
5 31 (9.09%) Developer
6 25 (7.33%) Architect
7 21 (6.16%) Data Architect
8 19 (5.57%) Big Data Engineer
9 17 (4.99%) SQL Analyst
10 14 (4.11%) Consultant
10 14 (4.11%) SQL Data Analyst
11 12 (3.52%) Machine Learning Scientist
12 11 (3.23%) Big Data Architect
12 11 (3.23%) Hadoop Engineer
12 11 (3.23%) Web Analyst
13 10 (2.93%) Senior Analyst
14 8 (2.35%) Qualitative Analyst
14 8 (2.35%) Quantitative Analyst
15 7 (2.05%) Coordinator
16 6 (1.76%) Excel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (12.32%) Kafka
2 29 (8.50%) XML
3 22 (6.45%) JSON
4 21 (6.16%) Pandas
5 20 (5.87%) scikit-learn
6 17 (4.99%) Apache Avro
6 17 (4.99%) D3.js
6 17 (4.99%) JMS
7 16 (4.69%) HTML
8 15 (4.40%) Spark Streaming
9 14 (4.11%) Natural Language Processing
10 11 (3.23%) CSS
11 9 (2.64%) NumPy
12 8 (2.35%) Regular Expression
12 8 (2.35%) SciPy
13 7 (2.05%) .NET
13 7 (2.05%) Flask
14 5 (1.47%) REST
15 4 (1.17%) jQuery
15 4 (1.17%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 115 (33.72%) Mathematics
2 84 (24.63%) Analytical Skills
3 76 (22.29%) Computer Science
4 61 (17.89%) Visualisation
5 47 (13.78%) Algorithms
6 28 (8.21%) Credit Risk
7 26 (7.62%) Economics
7 26 (7.62%) Physics
8 19 (5.57%) Applied Mathematics
9 13 (3.81%) Artificial Intelligence
10 12 (3.52%) Management Information System
11 10 (2.93%) Data Integration
12 9 (2.64%) Market Risk
13 8 (2.35%) User Experience
14 7 (2.05%) Credit Derivative
14 7 (2.05%) Neural Network
15 6 (1.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 5 (1.47%) Data Extraction
16 5 (1.47%) Derivative
16 5 (1.47%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 18 (5.28%) Windows
2 16 (4.69%) Linux
3 14 (4.11%) Unix
4 6 (1.76%) Android
5 4 (1.17%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.17%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.17%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (37.24%) Analytics
2 70 (20.53%) Machine Learning
3 58 (17.01%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (15.54%) Data Modelling
5 46 (13.49%) Data Analysis
6 44 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
7 35 (10.26%) ETL
8 34 (9.97%) Data Visualisation
9 28 (8.21%) E-Commerce
9 28 (8.21%) Web Analytics
10 25 (7.33%) Statistical Analysis
11 24 (7.04%) Data Ingestion
11 24 (7.04%) SOA
12 20 (5.87%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (4.99%) Operations Research
13 17 (4.99%) Risk Management
13 17 (4.99%) Software Engineering
13 17 (4.99%) Validation
14 16 (4.69%) Data Management
14 16 (4.69%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 160 (46.92%) Python
2 157 (46.04%) SQL
3 145 (42.52%) R
4 83 (24.34%) Scala
5 63 (18.48%) Java
6 27 (7.92%) MATLAB
7 21 (6.16%) C++
7 21 (6.16%) JavaScript
8 15 (4.40%) C#
9 11 (3.23%) VBA
10 6 (1.76%) Perl
11 4 (1.17%) C
11 4 (1.17%) Go
12 3 (0.88%) AWK
12 3 (0.88%) Objective-C
12 3 (0.88%) PHP
12 3 (0.88%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.88%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.59%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 115 (33.72%) Degree
2 50 (14.66%) PhD
3 5 (1.47%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.59%) CFA
4 2 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.59%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.29%) CCIE
5 1 (0.29%) CCNP
5 1 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.29%) CISSP
5 1 (0.29%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.29%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (9.09%) Data Quality
2 11 (3.23%) QA
3 6 (1.76%) SLA
4 4 (1.17%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.29%) COBIT
5 1 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.29%) NEBOSH
5 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (2.05%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.17%) Docker
2 4 (1.17%) HDFS
3 2 (0.59%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (1.47%) Tivoli
2 4 (1.17%) Hadoop YARN
3 3 (0.88%) Netcool
3 3 (0.88%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 3 (0.88%) Oozie
3 3 (0.88%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 3 (0.88%) 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 (0.29%) Amdocs OSS
5 1 (0.29%) Ansible
5 1 (0.29%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.29%) NSN NetAct
5 1 (0.29%) Salt
5 1 (0.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 53 (15.54%) Tableau
2 21 (6.16%) Oracle
3 16 (4.69%) Microsoft
4 13 (3.81%) Adobe
4 13 (3.81%) SAP
4 13 (3.81%) Teradata
5 12 (3.52%) Google
6 11 (3.23%) IBM
7 6 (1.76%) Alteryx
8 5 (1.47%) Optimizely
9 4 (1.17%) Atlassian
9 4 (1.17%) Huawei
9 4 (1.17%) hybris
9 4 (1.17%) Splunk
9 4 (1.17%) Sybase
10 3 (0.88%) Bloomberg
10 3 (0.88%) Cisco
10 3 (0.88%) Hortonworks
10 3 (0.88%) SolarWinds
10 3 (0.88%) Talend
London
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Rate: £0.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £700 - £800 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Icore Tech
Rate: £450 - £451 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Linkpoint Resources
Rate: From £20 to £28 per hour 4 Months +
Posted: 4 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
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