The table below looks at the statistics for Quantitative Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Quantitative Analysis over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quantitative Analysis
England / South East
Rank 238 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Quantitative Analysis 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.014% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.017% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £290 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £250 -
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5884 6563 7065
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.39% 79.99% 77.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 3451 3925 3900
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 207 284 242
Median hourly rate £38.50 £42.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.41% +70.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £60.62 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

Quantitative Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Quantitative Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Quantitative Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Quantitative Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Quantitative Analysis across the South East region.

Quantitative Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Quantitative Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Quantitative Analysis across the South East region.

Quantitative Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Quantitative Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Quantitative Analysis within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
Berkshire - 1 £290 - 1
Quantitative Analysis
England

Quantitative Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Quantitative Analysis 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 South East region with a requirement for Quantitative Analysis.

1 6 (85.71%) Python
1 6 (85.71%) Data Mining
1 6 (85.71%) Statistics
1 6 (85.71%) Predictive Modelling
2 5 (71.43%) R
2 5 (71.43%) Machine Learning
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) Deep Learning
2 5 (71.43%) Pandas
2 5 (71.43%) Theano
2 5 (71.43%) Keras
2 5 (71.43%) Torch
3 4 (57.14%) XGBoost
3 4 (57.14%) scikit-learn
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
3 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
3 4 (57.14%) Artificial Intelligence
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Banking
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum
6 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
6 1 (14.29%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (14.29%) SAS
6 1 (14.29%) SPSS
6 1 (14.29%) MATLAB

Quantitative Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (14.29%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (14.29%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Data Mining
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Machine Learning Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Python Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Data Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Keras
1 5 (71.43%) Pandas
1 5 (71.43%) Theano
1 5 (71.43%) Torch
2 4 (57.14%) scikit-learn
2 4 (57.14%) XGBoost
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Statistics
2 4 (57.14%) Artificial Intelligence
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Predictive Modelling
2 5 (71.43%) Deep Learning
2 5 (71.43%) Machine Learning
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) R
3 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree