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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 292 297 300
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Contract jobs citing Statistics 112 122 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.49% 0.51% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.41% 1.38% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 70 57
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£450 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £200 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £525 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 4
Average hourly rate £17.60 £26.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.30% +50.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.51 £14.80 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.70 £26.80 £19.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
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
7959 8860 7699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.97% 37.23% 36.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 5700 6161 5336
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 159 199
Average hourly rate £17.00 £23.84 £20.66
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.67% +15.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.94
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -4.71%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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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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 +22 38 £450 +12.50% 16
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Hillingdon - - - -
Paddington - - - -
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 78 (31.84%) SQL
2 68 (27.76%) Mathematics
3 66 (26.94%) Analytical Skills
4 60 (24.49%) Analytics
5 59 (24.08%) Finance
6 51 (20.82%) Degree
7 49 (20.00%) Data Analysis
8 46 (18.78%) Big Data
9 37 (15.10%) Hadoop
10 35 (14.29%) R
11 33 (13.47%) Oracle
11 33 (13.47%) MS Excel
11 33 (13.47%) Microsoft
12 29 (11.84%) Python
13 28 (11.43%) Java
13 28 (11.43%) Windows
13 28 (11.43%) Data Mining
13 28 (11.43%) Computer Science
14 25 (10.20%) Linux
15 24 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
15 24 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
16 23 (9.39%) C++
16 23 (9.39%) SAS
16 23 (9.39%) Banking
17 22 (8.98%) Tableau
18 20 (8.16%) Marketing
18 20 (8.16%) Oracle Reports
19 19 (7.76%) HTML
19 19 (7.76%) MS PowerPoint
20 18 (7.35%) Machine Learning

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 23 (9.39%) SAS
2 11 (4.49%) Apache
2 11 (4.49%) SharePoint
2 11 (4.49%) Apache Spark
3 6 (2.45%) Oracle 10gAS
4 5 (2.04%) Oracle Application Server
5 4 (1.63%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.63%) Apache Pig
6 3 (1.22%) Apache Solr
6 3 (1.22%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.82%) IIS
7 2 (0.82%) CMS
7 2 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.41%) Node.js
8 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.41%) Confluence
8 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.41%) TPMS
8 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 33 (13.47%) MS Excel
2 19 (7.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (4.08%) MS Office
4 9 (3.67%) Spreadsheet
5 7 (2.86%) SPSS
6 5 (2.04%) MS Project
7 2 (0.82%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.82%) Stata
7 2 (0.82%) InDesign
8 1 (0.41%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.41%) Weka
8 1 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.41%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (5.31%) Google Analytics
2 8 (3.27%) SiteCatalyst
3 2 (0.82%) Maximo
3 2 (0.82%) Summit
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.41%) Tridion
4 1 (0.41%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.41%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.41%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.04%) LDAP
2 3 (1.22%) DNS
3 2 (0.82%) SAN
3 2 (0.82%) Intranet
3 2 (0.82%) DSL
3 2 (0.82%) LAN
3 2 (0.82%) VoIP
4 1 (0.41%) SMTP
4 1 (0.41%) DHCP
4 1 (0.41%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.41%) VPN
4 1 (0.41%) UMTS
4 1 (0.41%) Broadband
4 1 (0.41%) Firewall
4 1 (0.41%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.41%) LTE
4 1 (0.41%) AMQP
4 1 (0.41%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.41%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (18.78%) Big Data
2 37 (15.10%) Hadoop
3 28 (11.43%) Data Mining
4 20 (8.16%) Oracle Reports
5 17 (6.94%) SQL Server
6 16 (6.53%) Oracle Database
7 13 (5.31%) Relational Database
8 12 (4.90%) Oracle Database 10g
9 10 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (3.67%) Crystal Reports
10 9 (3.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (3.67%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (2.86%) Apache Hive
11 7 (2.86%) MongoDB
11 7 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (2.04%) NoSQL
12 5 (2.04%) HBase
12 5 (2.04%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.63%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (2.04%) JIRA
2 3 (1.22%) RSpec
3 2 (0.82%) Maven
4 1 (0.41%) Mocha
4 1 (0.41%) Sinon.JS
4 1 (0.41%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.41%) Toad
4 1 (0.41%) Introscope
General
1 59 (24.08%) Finance
2 23 (9.39%) Banking
3 20 (8.16%) Marketing
4 9 (3.67%) Retail
5 7 (2.86%) Publishing
6 6 (2.45%) Investment Banking
6 6 (2.45%) Law
6 6 (2.45%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.22%) Corporate Banking
7 3 (1.22%) Advertising
8 2 (0.82%) French Language
8 2 (0.82%) Electronics
8 2 (0.82%) Legal
9 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.41%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.41%) Front Office
9 1 (0.41%) German Language
9 1 (0.41%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.41%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 94 (38.37%) Analyst
2 33 (13.47%) Developer
2 33 (13.47%) Data Analyst
3 23 (9.39%) Data Scientist
4 13 (5.31%) Consultant
5 12 (4.90%) DBA
5 12 (4.90%) Business Analyst
6 11 (4.49%) Support Analyst
6 11 (4.49%) Administrator
7 10 (4.08%) Service Analyst
8 8 (3.27%) Process Analyst
8 8 (3.27%) Architect
8 8 (3.27%) C++ Developer
8 8 (3.27%) Data Modeller
9 7 (2.86%) Data Manager
9 7 (2.86%) Business Process Analyst
9 7 (2.86%) Performance Analyst
10 6 (2.45%) GIS Analyst
10 6 (2.45%) User Experience Researcher
10 6 (2.45%) Service Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (7.76%) HTML
2 18 (7.35%) CSS
3 14 (5.71%) jQuery
4 11 (4.49%) .NET
5 7 (2.86%) Middleware
5 7 (2.86%) HTML5
6 6 (2.45%) Oracle Fusion
7 5 (2.04%) ASP.NET
7 5 (2.04%) JSP
7 5 (2.04%) D3.js
8 4 (1.63%) CSS3
8 4 (1.63%) JavaBeans
8 4 (1.63%) ActiveX
9 3 (1.22%) STL
9 3 (1.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 3 (1.22%) Ruby on Rails
9 3 (1.22%) Haml
9 3 (1.22%) Sass
9 3 (1.22%) Underscore.js
9 3 (1.22%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 68 (27.76%) Mathematics
2 66 (26.94%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (11.43%) Computer Science
4 17 (6.94%) Credit Risk
5 16 (6.53%) Visualisation
5 16 (6.53%) Algorithms
6 15 (6.12%) User Experience
6 15 (6.12%) Economics
6 15 (6.12%) Management Information System
7 9 (3.67%) Replication
7 9 (3.67%) Physics
8 7 (2.86%) GIS
9 5 (2.04%) Data Extraction
9 5 (2.04%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.63%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (1.22%) NHS
11 3 (1.22%) Fixed Income
11 3 (1.22%) Social Media
12 2 (0.82%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 28 (11.43%) Windows
2 25 (10.20%) Linux
3 13 (5.31%) UNIX
4 3 (1.22%) Windows XP
4 3 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (1.22%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.82%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.82%) Solaris
6 1 (0.41%) AIX
6 1 (0.41%) HPUX
6 1 (0.41%) VMS
6 1 (0.41%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (24.49%) Analytics
2 49 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 24 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (7.35%) Machine Learning
5 17 (6.94%) ITIL
6 16 (6.53%) Performance Management
7 15 (6.12%) Migration
8 14 (5.71%) PRINCE2
8 14 (5.71%) Service Management
9 13 (5.31%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (4.90%) Quality Management
10 12 (4.90%) Data Governance
11 11 (4.49%) Project Management
12 10 (4.08%) Data Modelling
12 10 (4.08%) Validation
13 9 (3.67%) Process Management
13 9 (3.67%) E-Commerce
13 9 (3.67%) Six Sigma
13 9 (3.67%) Quantitative Analysis
Programming Languages
1 78 (31.84%) SQL
2 35 (14.29%) R
3 29 (11.84%) Python
4 28 (11.43%) Java
5 23 (9.39%) C++
6 18 (7.35%) JavaScript
7 13 (5.31%) C#
7 13 (5.31%) PL/SQL
7 13 (5.31%) VBA
8 11 (4.49%) Scala
9 10 (4.08%) C
10 8 (3.27%) MATLAB
11 6 (2.45%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.04%) VB
13 4 (1.63%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.22%) CoffeeScript
14 3 (1.22%) Ruby
14 3 (1.22%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.82%) Groovy
16 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 51 (20.82%) Degree
2 18 (7.35%) PhD
3 16 (6.53%) Security Cleared
4 11 (4.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 6 (2.45%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.22%) MCITP
8 2 (0.82%) MCTS
9 1 (0.41%) MCP
9 1 (0.41%) MCSE
9 1 (0.41%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.41%) OCP
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.41%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.41%) IBM Certification
9 1 (0.41%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.41%) MOS
9 1 (0.41%) CCIE
9 1 (0.41%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.90%) SLA
2 8 (3.27%) QA
3 2 (0.82%) COBIT
3 2 (0.82%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.41%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.41%) Basel II
System Software
1 12 (4.90%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.67%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (1.22%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.82%) ISA Server
4 2 (0.82%) XenApp
5 1 (0.41%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.41%) HDFS
5 1 (0.41%) Samba
5 1 (0.41%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.41%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.41%) NFS
5 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.82%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.41%) WSUS
3 1 (0.41%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.41%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.41%) Puppet
3 1 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.41%) Mesos
Vendors
1 33 (13.47%) Oracle
1 33 (13.47%) Microsoft
2 22 (8.98%) Tableau
3 14 (5.71%) HP
4 13 (5.31%) Google
5 8 (3.27%) Adobe
5 8 (3.27%) SAP
6 7 (2.86%) Business Objects
6 7 (2.86%) Citrix
6 7 (2.86%) IBM
7 6 (2.45%) Cloudera
8 5 (2.04%) Intergraph
8 5 (2.04%) Teradata
8 5 (2.04%) Cognos
9 4 (1.63%) Informatica
9 4 (1.63%) Novell
10 3 (1.22%) Northgate
10 3 (1.22%) TOWER Software
10 3 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.82%) Reuters
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £650 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £600 - £750 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Xcede Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Imperial College London
Rate: From £34,270 to £42,380 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 60000 Per Annum Available as a contract role also
Posted: 21 days ago
Docklands
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £15 - £20 per hour
Posted: 27 days ago