The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited R over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing R 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £363 £298
% change year-on-year
+17.24% +21.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £26.25
R
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
527 444 387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 32.59% 36.07% 34.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 276 218
Average daily rate £350 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 12
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £13.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.25 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing R across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

R Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

R
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing R across the Manchester region.

R Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing R 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 R.

1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) IaaS
2 2 (50.00%) Apigee
2 2 (50.00%) Mashery
2 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (50.00%) StatsD
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Teradata
2 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (50.00%) Node.js
2 2 (50.00%) Tableau
2 2 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 2 (50.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) Scala
3 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) BDD

R
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing R 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 R. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) QlikView
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Digital Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Digital Technical Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Insight Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Insight Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Insight Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (25.00%) Akka
3 1 (25.00%) Play Framework
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Machine Learning
3 1 (25.00%) API Design
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Scala
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (50.00%) StatsD
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) Teradata
1 2 (50.00%) Tableau
1 2 (50.00%) Apigee
1 2 (50.00%) Mashery