The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited R over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 262 240 233
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -7
Contract jobs citing R 14 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.066% 0.057%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.40% 0.20% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
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£438 £600 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.08% +73.91%
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £280 £345
% change year-on-year
+56.25% -18.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +4.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+18.18% +4.76%
R
England

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

Programming Languages Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3506 2996 3075
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 34.81% 32.80% 35.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2226 1655 1616
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 113 145
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.97 £15.25 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

R Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

R
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

R Daily Rate Trend in the South East

R
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing R across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

R Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

R
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

R Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

R
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing R within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
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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
Hampshire -1 10 £525 - 3
Berkshire -1 2 £438 -27.08%
Surrey -3 2 - - 3
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 17 (56.67%) SAS
2 16 (53.33%) ETL
3 14 (46.67%) Data Modelling
3 14 (46.67%) SQL
3 14 (46.67%) Analytics
4 13 (43.33%) Hadoop
5 12 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (36.67%) Oracle
7 10 (33.33%) Netezza
8 9 (30.00%) Statistical Modelling
9 8 (26.67%) Oracle Exalytics
9 8 (26.67%) Data Governance
9 8 (26.67%) Data Quality
9 8 (26.67%) QlikView
9 8 (26.67%) Oracle BI EE
9 8 (26.67%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (26.67%) Telecoms
9 8 (26.67%) Ab Initio
9 8 (26.67%) Informatica
9 8 (26.67%) SPSS
9 8 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (26.67%) Oracle Database
10 6 (20.00%) Migration
10 6 (20.00%) Data Migration
10 6 (20.00%) Data Integration
10 6 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (20.00%) Data Reconciliation
11 5 (16.67%) Finance
11 5 (16.67%) Data Analysis

R
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 17 (56.67%) SAS
2 4 (13.33%) Apache Pig
3 2 (6.67%) Apache Spark
4 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.33%) JBoss
4 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) SPSS
2 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.67%) MS Office
3 2 (6.67%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (6.67%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) LTE
2 1 (3.33%) GSM
2 1 (3.33%) 3GPP
2 1 (3.33%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) Hadoop
2 8 (26.67%) QlikView
2 8 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (26.67%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (26.67%) Oracle Database
2 8 (26.67%) Oracle BI EE
3 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 4 (13.33%) Data Mining
5 4 (13.33%) NoSQL
5 4 (13.33%) Apache Hive
6 3 (10.00%) DB2
6 3 (10.00%) Big Data
7 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (6.67%) Sqoop
7 2 (6.67%) Triplestore
7 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
7 2 (6.67%) OLAP Cube
7 2 (6.67%) OLAP
7 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) ClearCase
1 1 (3.33%) Mercurial
General
1 8 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 5 (16.67%) Finance
3 4 (13.33%) Online Betting
4 2 (6.67%) Games
5 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) Data Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Architect
3 5 (16.67%) Data Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Customer Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Insight Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Customer Insight Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Data Scientist
4 4 (13.33%) Insight Data Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (6.67%) SAP Support
6 2 (6.67%) SAP Support Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) SAP Support Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) MI Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) SAP HR Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Web Services
1 2 (6.67%) MDX
1 2 (6.67%) MLlib
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle Exalytics
2 6 (20.00%) Data Integration
3 4 (13.33%) Data Extraction
4 2 (6.67%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.67%) Smart Meter
4 2 (6.67%) Learning Management System
4 2 (6.67%) Visualisation
4 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.67%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.33%) Social Media
5 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.33%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) ETL
2 14 (46.67%) Data Modelling
2 14 (46.67%) Analytics
3 12 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (30.00%) Statistical Modelling
5 8 (26.67%) Data Governance
6 6 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (20.00%) Data Reconciliation
6 6 (20.00%) Migration
6 6 (20.00%) Data Migration
7 5 (16.67%) Data Analysis
8 4 (13.33%) Data Architecture
8 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce
8 4 (13.33%) CHAID
8 4 (13.33%) Customer Analytics
8 4 (13.33%) Propensity Modelling
8 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (13.33%) Customer Insight
8 4 (13.33%) Data Analytics
9 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) Python
3 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.67%) C#
4 1 (3.33%) Java
4 1 (3.33%) Perl
4 1 (3.33%) C
4 1 (3.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
1 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) PhD
2 1 (3.33%) PMP
2 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (26.67%) Data Quality
2 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Oracle
2 10 (33.33%) Netezza
3 8 (26.67%) Informatica
3 8 (26.67%) Ab Initio
4 2 (6.67%) Teradata
4 2 (6.67%) SAP
4 2 (6.67%) Greenplum
4 2 (6.67%) Tableau
4 2 (6.67%) Vertica
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.33%) Anite
5 1 (3.33%) Perforce
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