The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited R over the 3 months to 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 123 121 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing R 5 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.26% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.47% 0.74% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£250 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £275 £363
% change year-on-year
+25.45% -24.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £35.75 -
% change year-on-year
+53.84% -
R
England

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

Programming Languages Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1074 949 976
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 34.84% 35.19% 37.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 705 550 562
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 28 47
Average hourly rate £35.25 £33.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.81% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.20 £15.55 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.20 £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

R Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

R
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

R Daily Rate Trend in the North West

R
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

R Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

R
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing R within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 January 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Manchester - - - - 3
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 4 (50.00%) PhD
1 4 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 3 (37.50%) C
2 3 (37.50%) Internet
2 3 (37.50%) Clustering
2 3 (37.50%) Mathematica
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (37.50%) Operations Research
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
2 3 (37.50%) Internet of Things
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Statistics
3 2 (25.00%) Big Data
3 2 (25.00%) Life Science
3 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) SAS
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Informatica
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (12.50%) SPSS
4 1 (12.50%) NHS
4 1 (12.50%) ETL
4 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical

R
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (25.00%) SAS
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Mathematica
2 1 (12.50%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Big Data
1 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Hive
2 1 (12.50%) QlikView
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
General
1 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Data Modeller
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Junior
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Lead Technical Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Data Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Lead Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Junior C# Developer
2 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Statistical Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 1 (12.50%) WPF Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) LAMP
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (12.50%) Castle Windsor
1 1 (12.50%) WPF
1 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (12.50%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Clustering
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
1 3 (37.50%) Internet of Things
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Statistics
2 2 (25.00%) Life Science
2 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (12.50%) NHS
3 1 (12.50%) Chemistry
3 1 (12.50%) Biology
3 1 (12.50%) Social Media
3 1 (12.50%) Wiki
3 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) CentOS
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (37.50%) Operations Research
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) ETL
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) MVVM
4 1 (12.50%) MapReduce
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) Statistical Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 3 (37.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) PhD
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Nagios
1 1 (12.50%) yum
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
1 1 (12.50%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Informatica
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) Business Objects
1 1 (12.50%) Splunk
1 1 (12.50%) Tableau
North West
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 350-400 Per Day
Posted: 14 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago