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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 86 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing R 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.20% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.64% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£488 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £600 £488 £363
% change year-on-year
+23.01% +34.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 - £34.13
R
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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
466 440 332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 30.74% 35.51% 35.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 258 165
Average daily rate £350 £338 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +16.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £241 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £400 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 19
Average hourly rate £19.00 £37.49 £27.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.31% +35.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £19.30 £13.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £50.50 £126.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing R across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

R Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 22 May 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%) IaaS
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) QlikView
General
1 1 (25.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Digital Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Digital Technical Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Insight Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Insight Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Insight Data 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%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) Akka
3 1 (25.00%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Machine Learning
3 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Scala
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (50.00%) StatsD
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Apigee
1 2 (50.00%) Mashery
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) Teradata
1 2 (50.00%) Tableau
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Computer Futures
Rate: £18 - £23 per hour + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago