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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 159 131 127
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -4
Contract jobs citing Statistics 5 26 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.12% 0.67% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 2.16% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 18 6
Median daily rate £290 £400 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +81.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £275 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £425 £329
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £120.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -86.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-18.75% -28.88%
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
1293 1201 912
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 32.04% 30.90% 29.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 801 649 463
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £272 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 76 80
Median hourly rate £22.50 £16.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.62% -4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.91 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.90 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -7.80%

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Statistics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 5 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 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 -24 2 £445 +11.25% 1
Merseyside - 2 £290 -
Manchester -14 1 - - 12
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Statistics 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 Statistics.

1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (21.43%) Web Filtering
3 3 (21.43%) Spanning Tree
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (21.43%) SSH
3 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
3 3 (21.43%) Fortinet
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
3 3 (21.43%) Firewall
3 3 (21.43%) Wireless
3 3 (21.43%) BGP
3 3 (21.43%) TACACS
3 3 (21.43%) Telnet
3 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
3 3 (21.43%) Unix
3 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) SMTP
3 3 (21.43%) DHCP
3 3 (21.43%) FTP
3 3 (21.43%) HTTP
3 3 (21.43%) SNMP
3 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
3 3 (21.43%) VPN
3 3 (21.43%) DNS

Statistics
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 (21.43%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
2 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (7.14%) MS Project
3 1 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) BGP
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (21.43%) DHCP
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
1 3 (21.43%) Firewall
1 3 (21.43%) FTP
1 3 (21.43%) HTTP
1 3 (21.43%) SMTP
1 3 (21.43%) SNMP
1 3 (21.43%) Spanning Tree
1 3 (21.43%) SSH
1 3 (21.43%) TACACS
1 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
1 3 (21.43%) Telnet
1 3 (21.43%) VoIP
1 3 (21.43%) VPN
1 3 (21.43%) Wireless
2 2 (14.29%) Network Security
2 2 (14.29%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Firewall Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Wireless Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Wireless Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Bid Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Environment Manager
4 1 (7.14%) PMO Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Project Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Project Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Radio Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Manager
4 1 (7.14%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Credit Risk
3 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
3 1 (7.14%) NHS
3 1 (7.14%) Reference Data
3 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Unix
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
2 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
2 3 (21.43%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (21.43%) Server Virtualisation
2 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
2 3 (21.43%) Web Filtering
3 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
4 1 (7.14%) Business Development
4 1 (7.14%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security
4 1 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (7.14%) Logistic Regression
4 1 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
4 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
4 1 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Perl
1 2 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) APMP
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (7.14%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (7.14%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) Fortinet
3 2 (14.29%) Aruba
3 2 (14.29%) Palo Alto
4 1 (7.14%) Amdocs
4 1 (7.14%) Apple
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) Ericsson
4 1 (7.14%) Google
4 1 (7.14%) Mapinfo
4 1 (7.14%) Qualys
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