The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the North Yorkshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
R
Rank - 26 28
Contract jobs citing R 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire - 1.65% 0.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 4.35% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £363 £426
% change year-on-year
+31.03% -14.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £26.25 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+29.52% +110.00%
Programming Languages Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
148 69 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 60.41% 37.91% 29.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 29 35
Average daily rate £300 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.80% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £211 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £31.50 £42.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
R
Yorkshire

R
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing R across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

R Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire