The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the North East region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Statistics 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £319 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.96% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £13.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+69.81% -5.35%
Miscellaneous Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
128 52 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 19.57% 17.16% 20.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 17 46
Average daily rate £274 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.78% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £650 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 6
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £13.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +38.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £16.01 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £28.76 £25.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Statistics
England

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Statistics across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Statistics
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Statistics Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Statistics
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Statistics across the North East region.

Statistics Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Statistics
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the North East region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Durham - - - -
Tyne and Wear - - - - 2
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 5 (71.43%) VBA
1 5 (71.43%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (42.86%) MS Office
3 2 (28.57%) Classic ASP
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) MS Access
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Database Tuning
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) MCITP
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 1 (14.29%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MS Access
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) DTS
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) DBA
1 2 (28.57%) Migration Technician
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) OBIEE Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Database Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Information Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Classic ASP
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 1 (14.29%) Ajax
2 1 (14.29%) XHTML
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
1 1 (14.29%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Database Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (14.29%) Information Management
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) VBA
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCITP
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) MCDBA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) VMware