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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistics
Rank 286 282 317
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +35
Contract jobs citing Statistics 122 129 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.52% 0.55% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.44% 1.46% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 78 81
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£368 £395 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% +7.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £193 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £344 £300
% change year-on-year
-5.45% +14.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 3
Average hourly rate £19.72 £30.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.28% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.69 £15.25 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.62 £30.00 £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.90 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.44% -
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
8481 8835 9500
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.99% 37.46% 39.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5945 5973 6446
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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 £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 166 166 213
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.29 £14.04 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.63 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +8.12%

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 28 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Statistics across the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Statistics Hourly Rate Histogram 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 28 July 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 +1 48 £450 +7.14% 23
Docklands, London -4 2 £538 -
Westminster - 2 £500 -
Hounslow - 2 £325 -
Twickenham - 1 £325 -
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 101 (38.40%) SQL
2 91 (34.60%) Analytics
3 83 (31.56%) Finance
4 73 (27.76%) Degree
5 68 (25.86%) Analytical Skills
6 64 (24.33%) Mathematics
7 55 (20.91%) R
8 47 (17.87%) Python
9 44 (16.73%) Big Data
9 44 (16.73%) Hadoop
10 42 (15.97%) Banking
11 40 (15.21%) Data Analysis
12 38 (14.45%) SAS
13 33 (12.55%) Data Modelling
13 33 (12.55%) Tableau
14 30 (11.41%) ITIL
15 29 (11.03%) MS Excel
16 28 (10.65%) VBA
16 28 (10.65%) SQL Server
16 28 (10.65%) Visualisation
16 28 (10.65%) Credit Risk
17 27 (10.27%) Marketing
17 27 (10.27%) Java
18 26 (9.89%) Data Warehouse
18 26 (9.89%) Validation
19 25 (9.51%) Microsoft
20 24 (9.13%) Data Mining
20 24 (9.13%) ETL
20 24 (9.13%) Statistical Analysis
21 23 (8.75%) C++

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 38 (14.45%) SAS
2 7 (2.66%) Apache Pig
3 6 (2.28%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.90%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (1.90%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.14%) Lync
5 3 (1.14%) CMS
6 2 (0.76%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.76%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.38%) Confluence
7 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.38%) Node.js
7 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.38%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.38%) Apache
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 29 (11.03%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (4.56%) MS Office
4 10 (3.80%) SPSS
5 4 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (1.14%) Maple
6 3 (1.14%) LaTeX
6 3 (1.14%) Mathematica
6 3 (1.14%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.76%) MS Project
7 2 (0.76%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.38%) Weka
8 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.38%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (0.76%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.38%) SAP APO
2 1 (0.38%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.38%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.66%) Google Analytics
1 7 (2.66%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (1.14%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (0.76%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.38%) Route 53
4 1 (0.38%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.38%) Yammer
4 1 (0.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.38%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.66%) Intranet
2 6 (2.28%) Internet
3 5 (1.90%) VPN
4 3 (1.14%) WAN
4 3 (1.14%) LAN
4 3 (1.14%) Network Security
5 2 (0.76%) Firewall
5 2 (0.76%) Wireless
5 2 (0.76%) 3GPP
5 2 (0.76%) Broadband
5 2 (0.76%) Skype
6 1 (0.38%) LDAP
6 1 (0.38%) WLAN
6 1 (0.38%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.38%) SAN
6 1 (0.38%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.38%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.38%) VLAN
6 1 (0.38%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.38%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (16.73%) Hadoop
1 44 (16.73%) Big Data
2 28 (10.65%) SQL Server
3 26 (9.89%) Data Warehouse
4 24 (9.13%) Data Mining
5 15 (5.70%) BusinessObjects
5 15 (5.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (4.94%) NoSQL
7 12 (4.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (4.18%) Relational Database
8 11 (4.18%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (3.80%) Apache Hive
9 10 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (2.66%) QlikView
10 7 (2.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 6 (2.28%) MS Access
12 5 (1.90%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (1.90%) Oracle Database
12 5 (1.90%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 6 (2.28%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.38%) FindBugs
2 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.38%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.38%) ProC
2 1 (0.38%) ClearQuest
2 1 (0.38%) MSI
2 1 (0.38%) Subversion
2 1 (0.38%) Checkstyle
2 1 (0.38%) JIRA
General
1 83 (31.56%) Finance
2 42 (15.97%) Banking
3 27 (10.27%) Marketing
4 15 (5.70%) Investment Banking
5 12 (4.56%) Law
6 11 (4.18%) Legal
6 11 (4.18%) Telecoms
7 9 (3.42%) Retail
8 8 (3.04%) Games
9 6 (2.28%) Corporate Banking
10 5 (1.90%) Back Office
11 4 (1.52%) Publishing
12 3 (1.14%) Japanese Language
12 3 (1.14%) Advertising
13 2 (0.76%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 103 (39.16%) Analyst
2 42 (15.97%) Data Analyst
3 27 (10.27%) Data Scientist
4 21 (7.98%) Developer
5 15 (5.70%) Quantitative Analyst
6 12 (4.56%) Incident Manager
7 11 (4.18%) Major Incident Manager
8 10 (3.80%) Senior Analyst
9 9 (3.42%) SQL Developer
10 8 (3.04%) Information Analyst
10 8 (3.04%) NHS Information Analyst
11 7 (2.66%) Administrator
11 7 (2.66%) Test Manager
12 6 (2.28%) Business Analyst
12 6 (2.28%) Technical Analyst
12 6 (2.28%) Problem Manager
12 6 (2.28%) Incident & Problem Manager
13 5 (1.90%) Delivery Manager
13 5 (1.90%) .NET Developer
13 5 (1.90%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.42%) HTML
2 7 (2.66%) .NET
3 5 (1.90%) XML
4 4 (1.52%) Flash
4 4 (1.52%) CSS
4 4 (1.52%) Web Services
4 4 (1.52%) WPF
4 4 (1.52%) RESTful
4 4 (1.52%) Task Parallel Library
5 2 (0.76%) OAuth2
5 2 (0.76%) WCF
5 2 (0.76%) OAuth
5 2 (0.76%) OpenID
5 2 (0.76%) JSON
5 2 (0.76%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.76%) SAML
6 1 (0.38%) Middleware
6 1 (0.38%) LAMP
6 1 (0.38%) Lucene
6 1 (0.38%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 68 (25.86%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (24.33%) Mathematics
3 28 (10.65%) Credit Risk
3 28 (10.65%) Visualisation
4 22 (8.37%) Computer Science
5 17 (6.46%) Management Information System
6 15 (5.70%) Physics
7 12 (4.56%) NHS
8 10 (3.80%) Algorithms
9 9 (3.42%) Informatics
10 8 (3.04%) Fixed Income
11 7 (2.66%) Freedom of Information
12 6 (2.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 5 (1.90%) Economics
13 5 (1.90%) Social Media
13 5 (1.90%) User Experience
14 4 (1.52%) Xbox
14 4 (1.52%) Applied Mathematics
14 4 (1.52%) Online Games
15 3 (1.14%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 13 (4.94%) Windows
2 8 (3.04%) Linux
3 6 (2.28%) UNIX
4 3 (1.14%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.38%) Android
6 1 (0.38%) HPUX
6 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (34.60%) Analytics
2 40 (15.21%) Data Analysis
3 33 (12.55%) Data Modelling
4 30 (11.41%) ITIL
5 26 (9.89%) Validation
6 24 (9.13%) ETL
6 24 (9.13%) Statistical Analysis
7 20 (7.60%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (7.60%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (6.84%) Project Management
9 16 (6.08%) Information Management
9 16 (6.08%) Problem Management
9 16 (6.08%) Mentoring
10 14 (5.32%) Statistical Modelling
11 13 (4.94%) Machine Learning
11 13 (4.94%) Quantitative Analysis
11 13 (4.94%) Service Delivery
11 13 (4.94%) Change Management
12 12 (4.56%) Business Analysis
12 12 (4.56%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 101 (38.40%) SQL
2 55 (20.91%) R
3 47 (17.87%) Python
4 28 (10.65%) VBA
5 27 (10.27%) Java
6 23 (8.75%) C++
7 21 (7.98%) MATLAB
8 13 (4.94%) Ruby
9 8 (3.04%) C#
10 6 (2.28%) C
10 6 (2.28%) Scala
11 5 (1.90%) Clojure
11 5 (1.90%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.90%) JavaScript
11 5 (1.90%) Perl
12 4 (1.52%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.52%) Go
13 3 (1.14%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.76%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 73 (27.76%) Degree
2 17 (6.46%) PhD
3 16 (6.08%) Security Cleared
4 10 (3.80%) SC Cleared
5 6 (2.28%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (1.90%) CTC Cleared
7 3 (1.14%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.14%) ACCA
7 3 (1.14%) CIMA
7 3 (1.14%) CCNP
7 3 (1.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.76%) CCNA
8 2 (0.76%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.38%) MCSE
9 1 (0.38%) MCSA
9 1 (0.38%) MCP
9 1 (0.38%) HND
9 1 (0.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.18%) SLA
1 11 (4.18%) Data Quality
2 8 (3.04%) QA
3 3 (1.14%) AIFMD
4 2 (0.76%) Basel II
5 1 (0.38%) IAS 39
System Software
1 4 (1.52%) Active Directory
1 4 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (1.14%) HDFS
3 2 (0.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.38%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.90%) Graphite
2 2 (0.76%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (0.76%) Data Guard
2 2 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.76%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.38%) Puppet
3 1 (0.38%) Oozie
3 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.38%) WMI
3 1 (0.38%) SCCM
3 1 (0.38%) SCOM
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.38%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 33 (12.55%) Tableau
2 25 (9.51%) Microsoft
3 22 (8.37%) Oracle
4 14 (5.32%) Remedy
5 10 (3.80%) ServiceNow
6 8 (3.04%) Alteryx
7 7 (2.66%) Cloudera
7 7 (2.66%) Google
7 7 (2.66%) SAP
8 6 (2.28%) Talend
9 5 (1.90%) Vertica
9 5 (1.90%) Netezza
9 5 (1.90%) Norkom
9 5 (1.90%) Mantas
9 5 (1.90%) Actimize
9 5 (1.90%) Adobe
10 4 (1.52%) MicroStrategy
10 4 (1.52%) Splunk
10 4 (1.52%) WorldPay
11 3 (1.14%) Hyperion
London
Aximis (West) Limited
Rate: 6 month Fixed Term Contract £25K
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £250 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £170.00 - £200 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £170.00 - £190.00 per day
Posted: 24 days ago