The first 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the London region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 286 309 309
Rank change year-on-year
+23 0
Contract jobs citing Statistics 120 94 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.53% 0.39% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.72% 1.19% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 77 61
Average daily rate
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£413 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.06% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £217 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 5
Average hourly rate £15.25 £20.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.75% -13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £14.40 £15.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.05 £22.00 £25.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
- +38.46%
Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
6978 7887 8182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.63% 33.06% 31.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 4699 5465 5549
Average daily rate £450 £475 £465
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 168 193
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £15.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -18.00%
Statistics
England

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 11 July 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
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 11 July 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 +34 37 £420 +12.00% 19
Canary Wharf +27 2 - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 90 (32.37%) Mathematics
2 86 (30.94%) Degree
3 83 (29.86%) SQL
4 81 (29.14%) Finance
5 61 (21.94%) Analytics
6 49 (17.63%) SAS
7 40 (14.39%) SQL Server
8 38 (13.67%) Data Mining
9 36 (12.95%) R
10 35 (12.59%) Python
10 35 (12.59%) VBA
10 35 (12.59%) Java
11 33 (11.87%) C++
11 33 (11.87%) Linux
12 32 (11.51%) Stakeholder Management
12 32 (11.51%) Marketing
13 31 (11.15%) Windows
14 30 (10.79%) Oracle
14 30 (10.79%) Microsoft
15 29 (10.43%) SPSS
16 27 (9.71%) Computer Science
17 26 (9.35%) Data Analysis
18 24 (8.63%) Hadoop
18 24 (8.63%) Banking
19 23 (8.27%) MS Excel
19 23 (8.27%) Economics
19 23 (8.27%) Security Cleared
20 22 (7.91%) Tableau
21 21 (7.55%) PhD
21 21 (7.55%) ITIL

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 49 (17.63%) SAS
2 12 (4.32%) Apache Pig
3 11 (3.96%) MS Exchange
4 7 (2.52%) IIS
5 3 (1.08%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (1.08%) Adobe CQ
6 2 (0.72%) WorkSite
6 2 (0.72%) Lync
6 2 (0.72%) CMS
6 2 (0.72%) Apache
7 1 (0.36%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.36%) TYPO3
7 1 (0.36%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 29 (10.43%) SPSS
2 23 (8.27%) MS Excel
3 18 (6.47%) MS Office
4 8 (2.88%) Stata
5 7 (2.52%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.36%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 6 (2.16%) ReMetrica
2 3 (1.08%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.36%) Towers Watson Igloo
3 1 (0.36%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.32%) DNS
2 11 (3.96%) LAN
3 9 (3.24%) DHCP
3 9 (3.24%) Internet
3 9 (3.24%) Firewall
4 8 (2.88%) Intranet
4 8 (2.88%) Cisco IOS
5 7 (2.52%) IPv4
6 4 (1.44%) SAN
6 4 (1.44%) SMTP
6 4 (1.44%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (1.08%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.08%) WAN
8 2 (0.72%) SMS
8 2 (0.72%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.72%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.36%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.36%) AMQP
9 1 (0.36%) LDAP
9 1 (0.36%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (14.39%) SQL Server
2 38 (13.67%) Data Mining
3 24 (8.63%) Hadoop
4 19 (6.83%) Apache Hive
5 17 (6.12%) Big Data
6 15 (5.40%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (4.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (3.96%) KDB
8 11 (3.96%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (3.60%) MongoDB
10 9 (3.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (3.24%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (2.88%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (2.52%) HBase
13 6 (2.16%) Oracle Database
13 6 (2.16%) Relational Database
13 6 (2.16%) NoSQL
14 5 (1.80%) Apache Cassandra
14 5 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 5 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (2.52%) Maven
2 6 (2.16%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (1.08%) WebDriver
3 3 (1.08%) SoapUI
3 3 (1.08%) Selenium
3 3 (1.08%) JUnit
3 3 (1.08%) JMeter
4 2 (0.72%) JIRA
4 2 (0.72%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.72%) Fiddler
5 1 (0.36%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.36%) WebLOAD
5 1 (0.36%) Subversion
5 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.36%) Eclipse
General
1 81 (29.14%) Finance
2 32 (11.51%) Marketing
3 24 (8.63%) Banking
4 10 (3.60%) Advertising
5 9 (3.24%) Retail
6 8 (2.88%) Back Office
6 8 (2.88%) Legal
7 7 (2.52%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.80%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (1.80%) Publishing
8 5 (1.80%) Games
8 5 (1.80%) Law
8 5 (1.80%) Multimedia
9 3 (1.08%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.08%) Front Office
10 2 (0.72%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.72%) Billing
11 1 (0.36%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 85 (30.58%) Analyst
2 47 (16.91%) Developer
3 22 (7.91%) Data Analyst
4 18 (6.47%) Data Scientist
5 17 (6.12%) Performance Manager
6 12 (4.32%) Information Analyst
6 12 (4.32%) Project Manager
7 11 (3.96%) DBA
8 9 (3.24%) Business Analyst
8 9 (3.24%) Consultant
8 9 (3.24%) Test Manager
8 9 (3.24%) C# Developer
9 8 (2.88%) Administrator
9 8 (2.88%) Python Developer
10 7 (2.52%) Tester
10 7 (2.52%) Fraud Analyst
10 7 (2.52%) Senior Manager
11 6 (2.16%) Statistician
11 6 (2.16%) Java Developer
11 6 (2.16%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (6.83%) .NET
2 11 (3.96%) MapReduce
3 10 (3.60%) SciPy
3 10 (3.60%) NumPy
4 6 (2.16%) WCF
4 6 (2.16%) WPF
5 5 (1.80%) Task Parallel Library
6 4 (1.44%) MDX
6 4 (1.44%) HTML
7 3 (1.08%) OLE
7 3 (1.08%) Web Services
7 3 (1.08%) ASP.NET
7 3 (1.08%) Apache CXF
7 3 (1.08%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (0.72%) Middleware
8 2 (0.72%) Django
8 2 (0.72%) jQuery
9 1 (0.36%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (0.36%) Natural Language Processing
9 1 (0.36%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 90 (32.37%) Mathematics
2 27 (9.71%) Computer Science
3 23 (8.27%) Economics
4 18 (6.47%) Visualisation
5 16 (5.76%) Management Information System
6 14 (5.04%) Open Source
7 11 (3.96%) Physics
8 10 (3.60%) Social Media
9 9 (3.24%) Mainframe
9 9 (3.24%) Market Risk
10 8 (2.88%) Derivative
11 6 (2.16%) Data Extraction
12 4 (1.44%) Hedge funds
12 4 (1.44%) Replication
13 3 (1.08%) Fixed Income
13 3 (1.08%) GIS
13 3 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 3 (1.08%) Neural Network
13 3 (1.08%) Equities
13 3 (1.08%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 33 (11.87%) Linux
2 31 (11.15%) Windows
3 8 (2.88%) UNIX
4 7 (2.52%) Windows 2000
4 7 (2.52%) Windows XP
5 2 (0.72%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (21.94%) Analytics
2 32 (11.51%) Stakeholder Management
3 26 (9.35%) Data Analysis
4 21 (7.55%) ITIL
5 20 (7.19%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (6.83%) Statistical Modelling
7 18 (6.47%) Project Management
8 17 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (6.12%) Service Delivery
8 17 (6.12%) Machine Learning
9 14 (5.04%) Econometrics
9 14 (5.04%) OO
10 13 (4.68%) Service Management
11 12 (4.32%) Benchmarking
11 12 (4.32%) Data Modelling
11 12 (4.32%) Risk Management
12 11 (3.96%) Test Strategy
12 11 (3.96%) Performance Management
13 10 (3.60%) Predictive Modelling
13 10 (3.60%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 83 (29.86%) SQL
2 36 (12.95%) R
3 35 (12.59%) VBA
3 35 (12.59%) Python
3 35 (12.59%) Java
4 33 (11.87%) C++
5 21 (7.55%) C#
6 20 (7.19%) C
7 9 (3.24%) MATLAB
7 9 (3.24%) Ruby
8 6 (2.16%) Scala
9 5 (1.80%) VB
9 5 (1.80%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.44%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.72%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.72%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.36%) Perl
12 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 86 (30.94%) Degree
2 23 (8.27%) Security Cleared
3 21 (7.55%) PhD
4 16 (5.76%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.44%) MCSE
7 3 (1.08%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.72%) CFA
8 2 (0.72%) MCP
8 2 (0.72%) CISSP
8 2 (0.72%) MCSA
9 1 (0.36%) ISEB
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.36%) SAS Certification
9 1 (0.36%) IBM Certification
9 1 (0.36%) MCITP
9 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.88%) SLA
2 7 (2.52%) QA
3 2 (0.72%) WCAG
3 2 (0.72%) WAI
4 1 (0.36%) HL7
System Software
1 12 (4.32%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.52%) ISA Server
3 4 (1.44%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (1.08%) UAG
5 2 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.72%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.36%) XenApp
6 1 (0.36%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.36%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (2.52%) OpenView
1 7 (2.52%) DameWare
1 7 (2.52%) OVSD
2 3 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.36%) WMI
4 1 (0.36%) SCCM
4 1 (0.36%) SCOM
4 1 (0.36%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.36%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.36%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.36%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 30 (10.79%) Oracle
1 30 (10.79%) Microsoft
2 22 (7.91%) Tableau
3 14 (5.04%) Cisco
4 13 (4.68%) HP
5 12 (4.32%) IBM
5 12 (4.32%) CheckPoint
6 8 (2.88%) Nokia
6 8 (2.88%) Clearswift
7 7 (2.52%) TSYS
7 7 (2.52%) F5
8 6 (2.16%) MicroStrategy
8 6 (2.16%) Business Objects
8 6 (2.16%) Talend
9 4 (1.44%) Adobe
9 4 (1.44%) VMware
10 3 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.08%) Symantec
10 3 (1.08%) Remedy
10 3 (1.08%) Cognos
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £250 - £350 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £35897.35 - £47863.14 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago