The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited R over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 34 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing R 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 0.45% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.41% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £400 £285
% change year-on-year
+37.50% +40.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.63 - £42.50
R
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
71 67 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 31.84% 27.57% 62.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 38 75
Average daily rate £325 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £401 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 1
Average hourly rate £38.75 £38.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.97% +171.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

R
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
York - 1 - -
R
Yorkshire

R
Top 15 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 1 (100.00%) PhD
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Research
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Predictive Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) SciPy
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Deep Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Information Retrieval
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (100.00%) scikit-learn

R
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 1 (100.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) scikit-learn
1 1 (100.00%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Deep Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Information Retrieval
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Research
1 1 (100.00%) Predictive Modelling
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) PhD