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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 110 138 119
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -19
Contract jobs citing R 44 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.14% 0.032% 0.042%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.52% 0.099% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 0 0
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£650 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £600 £475 £363
% change year-on-year
+26.31% +31.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £34.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-52.94% +29.52%
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
1251 1013 786
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 32.44% 32.00% 32.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 778 574 382
Average daily rate £365 £325 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% +0.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £423 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 34 41
Average hourly rate £36.00 £36.15 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.40% +44.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £18.32 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.09 £140.00 £112.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing R across the North West region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

R Daily Rate Histogram 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 21 April 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
Cheshire +34 39 £650 - 2
Manchester - 3 £569 - 1
Merseyside - - - -
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 42 (87.50%) Tableau
2 40 (83.33%) Oracle
3 39 (81.25%) JavaScript
3 39 (81.25%) Data Warehouse
3 39 (81.25%) Citrix
3 39 (81.25%) Teradata
3 39 (81.25%) Amazon AWS
3 39 (81.25%) MongoDB
3 39 (81.25%) Apache Cassandra
3 39 (81.25%) Hadoop
3 39 (81.25%) Big Data
3 39 (81.25%) IaaS
3 39 (81.25%) StatsD
3 39 (81.25%) Opscode Chef
4 38 (79.17%) Machine Learning
5 37 (77.08%) Visualisation
5 37 (77.08%) Apigee
5 37 (77.08%) Mashery
6 36 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
7 33 (68.75%) AngularJS
8 32 (66.67%) Node.js
8 32 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 30 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (54.17%) Java
11 24 (50.00%) Python
12 23 (47.92%) .NET
13 15 (31.25%) UNIX
13 15 (31.25%) Linux
14 11 (22.92%) Internet
15 9 (18.75%) User Experience

R
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 32 (66.67%) Node.js
2 2 (4.17%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Mathematica
2 1 (2.08%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 39 (81.25%) Amazon AWS
1 39 (81.25%) IaaS
2 36 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (81.25%) Hadoop
1 39 (81.25%) MongoDB
1 39 (81.25%) Apache Cassandra
1 39 (81.25%) Data Warehouse
1 39 (81.25%) Big Data
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (2.08%) QlikView
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (10.42%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (68.75%) Architect
2 31 (64.58%) Technical Architect
3 23 (47.92%) Digital Architect
4 21 (43.75%) Digital Technical Architect
5 16 (33.33%) Senior Architect
6 15 (31.25%) Senior Technical Architect
7 10 (20.83%) Senior Digital Architect
8 9 (18.75%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
9 4 (8.33%) Developer
10 3 (6.25%) Data Modeller
10 3 (6.25%) ETL Developer
11 2 (4.17%) Technical Leader
12 1 (2.08%) Lead Technical Architect
12 1 (2.08%) Senior Technical Specialist
12 1 (2.08%) Lead Architect
12 1 (2.08%) Consultant
12 1 (2.08%) Senior Developer
12 1 (2.08%) Statistical Analyst
12 1 (2.08%) Technical Specialist
12 1 (2.08%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (68.75%) AngularJS
2 32 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 23 (47.92%) .NET
4 6 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.08%) JSON
5 1 (2.08%) RESTful
5 1 (2.08%) Akka
5 1 (2.08%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 37 (77.08%) Visualisation
2 9 (18.75%) User Experience
2 9 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.25%) Internet of Things
3 3 (6.25%) Clustering
3 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.08%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.08%) Statistics
4 1 (2.08%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.25%) UNIX
1 15 (31.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (79.17%) Machine Learning
2 30 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (16.67%) Web Accessibility
4 4 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 4 (8.33%) ETL
5 3 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 3 (6.25%) Operations Research
6 2 (4.17%) CRM
7 1 (2.08%) Time Management
7 1 (2.08%) Software Architecture
7 1 (2.08%) BDD
7 1 (2.08%) Statistical Modelling
7 1 (2.08%) Analytics
7 1 (2.08%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.08%) Scrum
7 1 (2.08%) TDD
7 1 (2.08%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.08%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 39 (81.25%) JavaScript
2 26 (54.17%) Java
3 24 (50.00%) Python
4 3 (6.25%) MATLAB
4 3 (6.25%) C
5 1 (2.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) PhD
2 2 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 39 (81.25%) Opscode Chef
1 39 (81.25%) StatsD
Vendors
1 42 (87.50%) Tableau
2 40 (83.33%) Oracle
3 39 (81.25%) Citrix
3 39 (81.25%) Teradata
4 37 (77.08%) Apigee
4 37 (77.08%) Mashery
5 4 (8.33%) Informatica
6 3 (6.25%) Vertica
6 3 (6.25%) Talend
7 1 (2.08%) Business Objects
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