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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing R 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 - £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
206 289 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 27.91% 29.70% 30.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 218 138
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 7
Median hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +110.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £28.75 £15.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 27 August 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 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Power BI
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) Azure Machine Learning
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (40.00%) Machine Learning
3 2 (40.00%) Big Data
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) Operations Management
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) Scala
4 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Electronics

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