The first 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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South East region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 209 199 206
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Contract jobs citing Statistics 33 31 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.37% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.65% 1.81% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 7
Average daily rate
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£290 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £139 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £350 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £300 £363
% change year-on-year
+14.58% -17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 5
Average hourly rate £18.75 £22.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.93 £22.50 £16.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.20 £22.50 £33.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- +36.36%
Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2001 1712 2014
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.79% 20.31% 20.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1029 821 848
Average daily rate £350 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £337
% change year-on-year
- +4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 129 173
Average hourly rate £20.50 £23.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.68% -20.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £43.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -25.45%
Statistics
England

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Statistics across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
Berkshire 0 9 £239 -30.79% 5
Surrey -4 7 £466 +49.20% 8
West Sussex - 7 £290 - 1
Hampshire -17 3 - - 1
Buckinghamshire -8 2 £313 -
Kent - 2 - - 1
East Sussex - 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Statistics 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 Statistics.

1 21 (29.58%) SQL
2 19 (26.76%) Microsoft
3 18 (25.35%) SQL Server
4 17 (23.94%) Management Information System
5 15 (21.13%) Degree
6 13 (18.31%) MS Excel
7 12 (16.90%) Data Management
7 12 (16.90%) Data Analysis
8 11 (15.49%) Data Mining
8 11 (15.49%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (14.08%) ETL
9 10 (14.08%) MS Office
9 10 (14.08%) Windows
10 9 (12.68%) Oracle
10 9 (12.68%) Data Modelling
11 8 (11.27%) SharePoint
11 8 (11.27%) .NET
11 8 (11.27%) GIS
11 8 (11.27%) Active Directory
11 8 (11.27%) Finance
11 8 (11.27%) Mathematics
12 7 (9.86%) Security Cleared
12 7 (9.86%) MySQL
12 7 (9.86%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (8.45%) Capacity Management
13 6 (8.45%) Network Management
13 6 (8.45%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (8.45%) Relational Database
13 6 (8.45%) C#
13 6 (8.45%) Java

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Statistics 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 Statistics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (11.27%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.45%) Mule
3 4 (5.63%) ArcGIS
3 4 (5.63%) Oracle Spatial
4 3 (4.23%) SAS
5 2 (2.82%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.82%) IIS
6 1 (1.41%) GroupWise
6 1 (1.41%) Apache
6 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.41%) Node.js
Applications
1 13 (18.31%) MS Excel
2 10 (14.08%) MS Office
3 1 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.41%) SPSS
3 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.41%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.45%) DNS
2 5 (7.04%) Intranet
2 5 (7.04%) DHCP
3 4 (5.63%) PABX
4 1 (1.41%) ZigBee
4 1 (1.41%) Network Security
4 1 (1.41%) 2G
4 1 (1.41%) DSL
4 1 (1.41%) Internet
4 1 (1.41%) 3G
4 1 (1.41%) GSM
4 1 (1.41%) UMTS
4 1 (1.41%) FTP
4 1 (1.41%) HTTP
4 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.41%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.41%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (1.41%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.35%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.49%) Data Mining
3 7 (9.86%) MySQL
4 6 (8.45%) Relational Database
4 6 (8.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (7.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (5.63%) Oracle Database
6 4 (5.63%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (5.63%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (5.63%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.82%) Big Data
7 2 (2.82%) MS Access
7 2 (2.82%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.41%) Base SAS
8 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) PVCS
2 1 (1.41%) Subversion
2 1 (1.41%) Rational Performance Tester
2 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.41%) Introscope
2 1 (1.41%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.41%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.41%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.41%) Toad
2 1 (1.41%) JProfiler
General
1 8 (11.27%) Finance
2 4 (5.63%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.63%) Legal
2 4 (5.63%) Marketing
3 3 (4.23%) Games
4 2 (2.82%) Russian Language
5 1 (1.41%) Local Government
5 1 (1.41%) Retail
5 1 (1.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (36.62%) Analyst
2 7 (9.86%) Administrator
2 7 (9.86%) Business Analyst
2 7 (9.86%) Developer
3 6 (8.45%) Data Analyst
3 6 (8.45%) Database Manager
4 5 (7.04%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (7.04%) DBA
5 4 (5.63%) Support Specialist
5 4 (5.63%) Analyst Developer
6 3 (4.23%) SQL Developer
7 2 (2.82%) Digital Planner
7 2 (2.82%) Architect
7 2 (2.82%) Consultant
7 2 (2.82%) Network Engineer
7 2 (2.82%) Analyst Programmer
7 2 (2.82%) Programmer
7 2 (2.82%) Support Analyst
7 2 (2.82%) Trainer
7 2 (2.82%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.27%) .NET
2 4 (5.63%) WSH
2 4 (5.63%) ArcObjects
3 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.23%) XML
3 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (2.82%) Web Services
5 1 (1.41%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.41%) WCF
5 1 (1.41%) LINQ
5 1 (1.41%) jQuery
5 1 (1.41%) RESTful
5 1 (1.41%) Middleware
5 1 (1.41%) XML Schema
5 1 (1.41%) HTML
5 1 (1.41%) CSS
5 1 (1.41%) JDBC
5 1 (1.41%) XSD
5 1 (1.41%) XSL
5 1 (1.41%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.94%) Management Information System
2 8 (11.27%) GIS
2 8 (11.27%) Mathematics
3 7 (9.86%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (8.45%) Data Integration
5 4 (5.63%) Firmware
5 4 (5.63%) Replication
6 3 (4.23%) Economics
6 3 (4.23%) NHS
7 1 (1.41%) LLPG
7 1 (1.41%) Taxonomies
7 1 (1.41%) CESG
7 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.41%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.41%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.41%) W3C
7 1 (1.41%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.41%) New Media
7 1 (1.41%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.08%) Windows
2 3 (4.23%) Windows 7
2 3 (4.23%) UNIX
3 2 (2.82%) Linux
3 2 (2.82%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.90%) Data Management
1 12 (16.90%) Data Analysis
2 11 (15.49%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (14.08%) ETL
4 9 (12.68%) Data Modelling
5 6 (8.45%) Capacity Management
5 6 (8.45%) Network Management
5 6 (8.45%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (8.45%) EAI
5 6 (8.45%) Project Management
5 6 (8.45%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (8.45%) ERD
6 5 (7.04%) Service Management
6 5 (7.04%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (7.04%) E-Commerce
6 5 (7.04%) ITIL
6 5 (7.04%) PRINCE2
6 5 (7.04%) Information Architecture
7 4 (5.63%) Analytics
7 4 (5.63%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 21 (29.58%) SQL
2 6 (8.45%) C#
2 6 (8.45%) Java
3 5 (7.04%) PowerShell
4 4 (5.63%) VBScript
4 4 (5.63%) Python
5 3 (4.23%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.23%) VBA
6 2 (2.82%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.82%) C
6 2 (2.82%) PHP
7 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.41%) Perl
7 1 (1.41%) C++
7 1 (1.41%) VB
7 1 (1.41%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (1.41%) R
Qualifications
1 15 (21.13%) Degree
2 7 (9.86%) Security Cleared
3 6 (8.45%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.82%) Postgraduate
4 2 (2.82%) MCT
4 2 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.82%) ECDL
4 2 (2.82%) MOS
5 1 (1.41%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.41%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.41%) CNA
5 1 (1.41%) Novell Certification
5 1 (1.41%) ISEB
5 1 (1.41%) PhD
5 1 (1.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.45%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) BS7666
2 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 8 (11.27%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.63%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.41%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) SCOM
1 1 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.41%) nmon
Vendors
1 19 (26.76%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.68%) Oracle
3 4 (5.63%) Red Gate
3 4 (5.63%) ESRI
4 1 (1.41%) VMware
4 1 (1.41%) HP
4 1 (1.41%) Dell
4 1 (1.41%) Ericsson
4 1 (1.41%) Cisco
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £0000 - £1111 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Steria
Rate: Up to £290 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
DP Connect
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £20.00 - £25.00 per hour
Posted: 27 days ago