The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics 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 Statistics over the 3 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistics
Rank 138 112 129
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +17
Contract jobs citing Statistics 13 18 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.36% 0.60% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.33% 1.98% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 3
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£388 £728 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.73% +125.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £15.98 £120.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-86.68% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.39 £23.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-31.00% +5.55%
Statistics
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
974 908 747
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 26.82% 30.07% 29.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 589 471 346
Average daily rate £375 £363 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +13.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £212 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £600 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 55 44
Average hourly rate £16.73 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.53% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.00 £11.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.80 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +9.75%

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Statistics
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Statistics Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Statistics
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Statistics across the North West region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Statistics Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Statistics
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Statistics Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Statistics
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 Statistics within the North West region over the 3 months to 7 July 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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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 -11 6 £300 +150.00% 10
Cheshire -1 4 £400 +6.66% 2
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 13 (33.33%) HTML
1 13 (33.33%) Degree
2 11 (28.21%) Ruby
2 11 (28.21%) Ruby on Rails
2 11 (28.21%) RESTful
2 11 (28.21%) HTML5
3 10 (25.64%) CSS
4 9 (23.08%) TDD
4 9 (23.08%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (23.08%) Amazon S3
4 9 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (23.08%) Heroku
4 9 (23.08%) AngularJS
5 8 (20.51%) Computer Science
6 7 (17.95%) Telecoms
6 7 (17.95%) 3G
6 7 (17.95%) GSM
7 6 (15.38%) SQL
7 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
7 6 (15.38%) Network Planning
7 6 (15.38%) RNC
7 6 (15.38%) Performance Engineering
7 6 (15.38%) LTE
8 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (12.82%) Finance
9 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
9 4 (10.26%) Data Analysis
9 4 (10.26%) Business Analysis
9 4 (10.26%) Android
9 4 (10.26%) Microsoft

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 2 (5.13%) SAS
2 1 (2.56%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.56%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.56%) Apache
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.13%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (5.13%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.13%) MS Office
4 1 (2.56%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.08%) Amazon EC2
1 9 (23.08%) Amazon S3
1 9 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (23.08%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.95%) GSM
1 7 (17.95%) 3G
2 6 (15.38%) RNC
2 6 (15.38%) LTE
3 2 (5.13%) SSH
3 2 (5.13%) Spanning Tree
3 2 (5.13%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (5.13%) Network Security
3 2 (5.13%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (5.13%) OSPF
3 2 (5.13%) BGP
3 2 (5.13%) TACACS
3 2 (5.13%) Telnet
3 2 (5.13%) Firewall
3 2 (5.13%) Wireless
3 2 (5.13%) VoIP
3 2 (5.13%) SMTP
3 2 (5.13%) DHCP
3 2 (5.13%) FTP
3 2 (5.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.56%) MS Access
1 1 (2.56%) Data Mining
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.56%) QlikView
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.56%) Apache Hive
1 1 (2.56%) HBase
1 1 (2.56%) Big Data
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (17.95%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.82%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Marketing
4 1 (2.56%) French Language
4 1 (2.56%) Italian Language
4 1 (2.56%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (41.03%) Developer
2 14 (35.90%) Analyst
3 9 (23.08%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Performance Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Business Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Data Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) MI Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Statistical Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Information Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Android Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Hadoop Developer
7 1 (2.56%) SQL Data Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Insight Data Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) SAS BI Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Insight Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Business Data Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) NHS Information Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (33.33%) HTML
2 11 (28.21%) Ruby on Rails
2 11 (28.21%) RESTful
2 11 (28.21%) HTML5
3 10 (25.64%) CSS
4 9 (23.08%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.13%) Apache Cordova
5 2 (5.13%) Android SDK
6 1 (2.56%) jQuery
6 1 (2.56%) .NET
6 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Computer Science
2 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.69%) NHS
5 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.56%) IVR
6 1 (2.56%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Android
2 2 (5.13%) UNIX
2 2 (5.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) TDD
2 6 (15.38%) Network Planning
2 6 (15.38%) Performance Engineering
3 4 (10.26%) Android Development
3 4 (10.26%) Data Analysis
3 4 (10.26%) Business Analysis
3 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
4 3 (7.69%) CRM
4 3 (7.69%) BPR
4 3 (7.69%) Statistical Analysis
4 3 (7.69%) Logistics
5 2 (5.13%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.13%) Business Process Improvement
5 2 (5.13%) ERP
5 2 (5.13%) OOP
5 2 (5.13%) OO
5 2 (5.13%) Workflow
5 2 (5.13%) Information Management
5 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.21%) Ruby
2 6 (15.38%) SQL
3 3 (7.69%) Python
3 3 (7.69%) Java
3 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.13%) Perl
4 2 (5.13%) C
5 1 (2.56%) C#
5 1 (2.56%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) HND
3 1 (2.56%) ISEB
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.56%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.56%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) Cisco
2 2 (5.13%) Fortinet
2 2 (5.13%) Aruba
3 1 (2.56%) Hortonworks
3 1 (2.56%) IBM
3 1 (2.56%) Citrix
3 1 (2.56%) VMware
3 1 (2.56%) Amdocs
3 1 (2.56%) Teradata
3 1 (2.56%) Capita
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.56%) Cognos
3 1 (2.56%) Siebel
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