The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Statistics
England / South East
Rank 192 199 226
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +27
Contract jobs citing Statistics 49 58 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.69% 0.70% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.29% 2.22% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 33 10
Median daily rate £225 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £259 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £550 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Median hourly rate £20.53 £20.77 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.15% +3.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.95 £17.03 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.11 £24.51 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.55 £20.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-7.25% +35.59%

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

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2141 2608 2828
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 29.93% 31.34% 30.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1207 1504 1520
Median daily rate £401 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £366
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 170 171
Median hourly rate £19.81 £33.88 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.51% +93.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.99 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £58.22 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.22% +22.85%

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Statistics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Statistics
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Statistics Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Statistics
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Statistics across the South East region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Statistics Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Statistics
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Statistics Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Statistics
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 Statistics within the South East region over the 3 months to 21 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 +23 26 £275 -25.67% 7
Hampshire +12 14 £190 -50.96% 3
Kent - 4 £325 - 1
Buckinghamshire -1 2 £275 -6.62% 1
Oxfordshire -7 2 £260 -48.12% 2
Surrey +12 1 £375 -6.25% 5
West Sussex +6 1 £200 -52.94% 2
East Sussex +6 1 £145 - 1
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Statistics 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 Statistics.

1 26 (27.96%) Degree
2 25 (26.88%) SQL
3 20 (21.51%) Validation
4 17 (18.28%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (17.20%) Capacity Management
5 16 (17.20%) Functional Testing
5 16 (17.20%) Front Office
5 16 (17.20%) Back Office
5 16 (17.20%) Configuration Management
5 16 (17.20%) Fault Management
5 16 (17.20%) R
6 15 (16.13%) Marketing
7 14 (15.05%) Security Cleared
7 14 (15.05%) Python
8 13 (13.98%) SAS
8 13 (13.98%) Mathematics
8 13 (13.98%) People Management
9 12 (12.90%) Machine Learning
9 12 (12.90%) Management Information System
10 11 (11.83%) Data Mining
10 11 (11.83%) Computer Science
10 11 (11.83%) SC Cleared
10 11 (11.83%) Analytics
11 9 (9.68%) Big Data
11 9 (9.68%) Huawei
11 9 (9.68%) SharePoint
11 9 (9.68%) Windows
11 9 (9.68%) Finance
12 8 (8.60%) Legal
12 8 (8.60%) Service Delivery

Statistics
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 13 (13.98%) SAS
2 9 (9.68%) SharePoint
3 8 (8.60%) CMS
4 7 (7.53%) Joomla!
4 7 (7.53%) WordPress
5 6 (6.45%) Apache Spark
6 5 (5.38%) ArcGIS
7 4 (4.30%) Apache
8 2 (2.15%) IIS
8 2 (2.15%) MS Exchange
8 2 (2.15%) MS Project Server
9 1 (1.08%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 8 (8.60%) MS Excel
1 8 (8.60%) Stata
2 4 (4.30%) SPSS
3 3 (3.23%) GIMP
3 3 (3.23%) MS Office
4 2 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.15%) MS Project
5 1 (1.08%) Acrobat
5 1 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.08%) Infor M3
1 1 (1.08%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.60%) Intranet
2 5 (5.38%) DHCP
2 5 (5.38%) DNS
3 3 (3.23%) 2G
3 3 (3.23%) 3G
3 3 (3.23%) 4G
3 3 (3.23%) Firewall
3 3 (3.23%) Junos
3 3 (3.23%) MRTG
3 3 (3.23%) SNMP
4 2 (2.15%) SAN
4 2 (2.15%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.08%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.83%) Data Mining
2 9 (9.68%) Big Data
3 7 (7.53%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (6.45%) Relational Database
4 6 (6.45%) SQL Server
5 5 (5.38%) GIS
5 5 (5.38%) QGIS
5 5 (5.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (4.30%) NoSQL
6 4 (4.30%) RDBMS
6 4 (4.30%) Spatial Data
6 4 (4.30%) Text Mining
7 3 (3.23%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.15%) Apache Hive
8 2 (2.15%) Base SAS
8 2 (2.15%) Cognos Report Studio
8 2 (2.15%) MS Access
8 2 (2.15%) Oracle Discoverer
8 2 (2.15%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 2 (2.15%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.08%) Gerrit
General
1 16 (17.20%) Back Office
1 16 (17.20%) Front Office
2 15 (16.13%) Marketing
3 9 (9.68%) Finance
4 8 (8.60%) Legal
5 6 (6.45%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.15%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.15%) Retail
7 1 (1.08%) Automotive
7 1 (1.08%) Banking
7 1 (1.08%) Electronics
7 1 (1.08%) Korean Language
7 1 (1.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (24.73%) Analyst
2 13 (13.98%) Developer
3 11 (11.83%) Support Engineer
4 8 (8.60%) Data Analyst
4 8 (8.60%) Web Analyst
4 8 (8.60%) Web Content Analyst
5 6 (6.45%) Data Scientist
5 6 (6.45%) Designer
5 6 (6.45%) Statistical Analyst
5 6 (6.45%) Support Assistant
5 6 (6.45%) Technical Analyst
5 6 (6.45%) Technical Assistant
5 6 (6.45%) Technical Designer
5 6 (6.45%) Technical Support Assistant
5 6 (6.45%) Web Content Assistant
5 6 (6.45%) Web Content Designer
5 6 (6.45%) Web Designer
5 6 (6.45%) Web Support Analyst
5 6 (6.45%) Website Designer
6 5 (5.38%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.45%) Pandas
2 5 (5.38%) Keras
2 5 (5.38%) scikit-learn
2 5 (5.38%) Theano
2 5 (5.38%) Torch
3 4 (4.30%) Web Services
3 4 (4.30%) XGBoost
4 3 (3.23%) .NET
4 3 (3.23%) .NET Framework
4 3 (3.23%) CSS
4 3 (3.23%) CSS3
4 3 (3.23%) Entity Framework
4 3 (3.23%) HTML
4 3 (3.23%) HTML5
4 3 (3.23%) jQuery
4 3 (3.23%) JSON
4 3 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.08%) Cascading
5 1 (1.08%) Flask
5 1 (1.08%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.28%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (13.98%) Mathematics
3 12 (12.90%) Management Information System
4 11 (11.83%) Computer Science
5 8 (8.60%) Driving Licence
6 6 (6.45%) Visualisation
7 5 (5.38%) Algorithms
7 5 (5.38%) Artificial Intelligence
7 5 (5.38%) Economics
8 3 (3.23%) User Experience
9 2 (2.15%) Life Science
10 1 (1.08%) Blackberry
10 1 (1.08%) Credit Risk
10 1 (1.08%) Data Integration
10 1 (1.08%) FMCG
10 1 (1.08%) Neural Network
10 1 (1.08%) Physics
10 1 (1.08%) Psychology
10 1 (1.08%) Smartphone
10 1 (1.08%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.68%) Windows
2 7 (7.53%) Linux
2 7 (7.53%) Windows Server
3 5 (5.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (5.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.30%) Windows XP
5 3 (3.23%) Unix
6 2 (2.15%) Solaris
6 2 (2.15%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.08%) Android
7 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.51%) Validation
2 16 (17.20%) Capacity Management
2 16 (17.20%) Configuration Management
2 16 (17.20%) Fault Management
2 16 (17.20%) Functional Testing
3 13 (13.98%) People Management
4 12 (12.90%) Machine Learning
5 11 (11.83%) Analytics
6 8 (8.60%) Content Management
6 8 (8.60%) Data Protection
6 8 (8.60%) Service Delivery
7 7 (7.53%) Document Management
8 6 (6.45%) Content Writing
8 6 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (6.45%) ITIL
8 6 (6.45%) Predictive Modelling
8 6 (6.45%) Problem Management
8 6 (6.45%) Quantitative Analysis
9 5 (5.38%) Deep Learning
9 5 (5.38%) Spatial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (26.88%) SQL
2 16 (17.20%) R
3 14 (15.05%) Python
4 7 (7.53%) Java
5 4 (4.30%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.23%) PHP
7 2 (2.15%) C++
7 2 (2.15%) MATLAB
7 2 (2.15%) Scala
7 2 (2.15%) VB
7 2 (2.15%) VBA
8 1 (1.08%) C
8 1 (1.08%) Cython
Qualifications
1 26 (27.96%) Degree
2 14 (15.05%) Security Cleared
3 11 (11.83%) SC Cleared
4 6 (6.45%) Postgraduate
5 4 (4.30%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.15%) CCNA
6 2 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.15%) HND
6 2 (2.15%) JNCIA
6 2 (2.15%) PhD
7 1 (1.08%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.08%) MCP
7 1 (1.08%) MCSE
7 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.60%) QA
1 8 (8.60%) SLA
2 2 (2.15%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.08%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (5.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.23%) NetBackup
1 3 (3.23%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (2.15%) Netcool
2 2 (2.15%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.08%) OVSD
3 1 (1.08%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 9 (9.68%) Huawei
2 8 (8.60%) Rackspace
3 7 (7.53%) Oracle
4 6 (6.45%) Microsoft
5 5 (5.38%) HP
6 4 (4.30%) Cisco
6 4 (4.30%) Intel Security
6 4 (4.30%) Veritas
7 3 (3.23%) Avaya
7 3 (3.23%) Clearswift
7 3 (3.23%) IBM
7 3 (3.23%) Juniper
7 3 (3.23%) Tableau
8 2 (2.15%) Aruba
8 2 (2.15%) Cognos
8 2 (2.15%) EMC
8 2 (2.15%) Remedy
8 2 (2.15%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.15%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.08%) Infor
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