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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited R over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 151 115 -
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -
Contract jobs citing R 4 41 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.10% 1.08% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.30% 3.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 37 0
Median daily rate £400 £650 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% -
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
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
1320 1208 921
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 33.85% 31.90% 29.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 867 783 537
Median daily rate £383 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.13% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £570 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 28 23
Median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £31.24
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +8.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £15.00 £15.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.23 £46.09 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing R as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing R within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire -41 2 £456 -29.80%
Manchester -10 1 £350 -28.20% 1
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 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 North West region with a requirement for R.

1 8 (72.73%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (63.64%) Tableau
3 6 (54.55%) Python
4 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 5 (45.45%) Visualisation
4 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (45.45%) MongoDB
4 5 (45.45%) Big Data
5 4 (36.36%) Machine Learning
5 4 (36.36%) ETL
5 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 4 (36.36%) .NET
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) Java
6 3 (27.27%) Web Services
6 3 (27.27%) Unix
6 3 (27.27%) SAS
6 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (27.27%) Citrix
6 3 (27.27%) Internet
6 3 (27.27%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (27.27%) Web Accessibility
6 3 (27.27%) Hadoop
6 3 (27.27%) Teradata
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
6 3 (27.27%) IaaS
6 3 (27.27%) Analytics

R
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (27.27%) Node.js
1 3 (27.27%) SAS
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (27.27%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (27.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (45.45%) Big Data
2 5 (45.45%) MongoDB
3 3 (27.27%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (27.27%) Hadoop
4 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
4 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
4 2 (18.18%) Snowflake Schema
4 2 (18.18%) Star Schema
5 1 (9.09%) Neo4j
5 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Architect
3 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Data Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Big Data Architect
4 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modeller
4 1 (9.09%) Data Scientist
4 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Information Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Information Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Technical Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Web Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
2 3 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (27.27%) Web Services
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
3 2 (18.18%) CSS
3 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) SignalR
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (9.09%) SciPy
4 1 (9.09%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Visualisation
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (18.18%) Digital Media
3 2 (18.18%) New Media
4 1 (9.09%) NHS
4 1 (9.09%) Social Media
4 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Unix
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ETL
1 4 (36.36%) Machine Learning
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Analytics
2 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (27.27%) Web Accessibility
3 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) MVC
3 2 (18.18%) Open Source
3 2 (18.18%) Predictive Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Data Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Python
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (27.27%) StatsD
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Tableau
2 3 (27.27%) Apigee
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix
2 3 (27.27%) Mashery
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Teradata
3 2 (18.18%) Talend
3 2 (18.18%) Vertica
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
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