The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited R over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing R 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £600 £475
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +26.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
R
Buckinghamshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
186 256 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 27.11% 31.88% 28.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 155 145
Median daily rate £350 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.09%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing R as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

R Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

R
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing R also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for R.

1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) SPSS
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) IronPython
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Spotfire
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL

R
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) Spotfire
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modeller
1 1 (50.00%) Data Scientist
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Spotfire Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) IronPython
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree