The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited R over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 64 - 71
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing R 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.13% - 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.45% - 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £417 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.86% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - £32.50
R
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
224 258 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.54% 27.56% 28.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 184 103
Median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 6
Median hourly rate £9.00 £45.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.00% +136.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing R as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

R Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

R
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

R Daily Rate Trend in Reading

R
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

R Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Reading region with a requirement for R.

1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (60.00%) .NET
3 6 (60.00%) C#
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) Python
4 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (50.00%) Big Data
4 5 (50.00%) Power BI
5 4 (40.00%) Azure Machine Learning
5 4 (40.00%) Datazen
5 4 (40.00%) Unity DI Container
5 4 (40.00%) Analytics
5 4 (40.00%) Memory Management
5 4 (40.00%) Autofac
5 4 (40.00%) Machine Learning
5 4 (40.00%) Open Source
5 4 (40.00%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (40.00%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (40.00%) Entity Framework
5 4 (40.00%) Castle Windsor
5 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (40.00%) Scala
5 4 (40.00%) Hadoop
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (40.00%) ADO
5 4 (40.00%) ADO.NET

R
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (40.00%) Azure Machine Learning
3 2 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (20.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Big Data
1 5 (50.00%) Power BI
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (40.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 4 (40.00%) Datazen
2 4 (40.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (20.00%) DocumentDB
4 2 (20.00%) HDInsight
5 1 (10.00%) Apache Hive
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Power View
5 1 (10.00%) PowerPivot
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (30.00%) Automotive
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Games
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Publishing
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Azure Developer
3 3 (30.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Coordinator
5 1 (10.00%) Data Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Field Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Field Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Support Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (40.00%) ADO
2 4 (40.00%) ADO.NET
2 4 (40.00%) Autofac
2 4 (40.00%) Castle Windsor
2 4 (40.00%) Entity Framework
2 4 (40.00%) ODBC
2 4 (40.00%) OLE
2 4 (40.00%) OLE DB
2 4 (40.00%) Unity DI Container
2 4 (40.00%) XML
2 4 (40.00%) XML Schema
3 3 (30.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (20.00%) JSON
4 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Analytics
1 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Machine Learning
1 4 (40.00%) Memory Management
1 4 (40.00%) Open Source
2 3 (30.00%) Data Analytics
2 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (30.00%) Operations Management
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) C#
3 5 (50.00%) Python
3 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (40.00%) C
4 4 (40.00%) C++
4 4 (40.00%) Java
4 4 (40.00%) Scala
4 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) MCSD
1 2 (20.00%) MCSE
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) Remedy