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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 214 231 217
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -14
Contract jobs citing Statistics 57 40 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.61% 0.42% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.98% 1.33% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 21 11
Median daily rate £425 £343 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.08% +5.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £165 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £620 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £346 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.08% +6.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Median hourly rate £13.00 £10.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% -34.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-18.75% -28.88%
Statistics
England

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
2886 3008 2605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 31.01% 31.85% 29.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1677 1600 1398
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £233 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 131 176
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £42.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -12.19%

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 28 May 2016.

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 28 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +7 22 £350 -31.70% 2
Buckinghamshire +16 11 £355 +57.77% 3
Hampshire -8 7 £295 -16.31% 6
Surrey -14 7 £575 +48.38% 4
Oxfordshire +13 6 £550 +175.00% 2
West Sussex -24 2 - - 1
Middlesex - 2 £440 -
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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 29 (24.58%) Windows
1 29 (24.58%) Security Cleared
2 27 (22.88%) Analytics
2 27 (22.88%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (22.03%) Degree
3 26 (22.03%) SQL
4 23 (19.49%) SQL Server
4 23 (19.49%) Front Office
4 23 (19.49%) Visualisation
5 22 (18.64%) R
5 22 (18.64%) Finance
5 22 (18.64%) Data Analysis
6 21 (17.80%) Python
7 20 (16.95%) Linux
7 20 (16.95%) Validation
8 19 (16.10%) MS Office
8 19 (16.10%) Microsoft
9 18 (15.25%) Back Office
9 18 (15.25%) Capacity Management
10 17 (14.41%) Problem Management
10 17 (14.41%) SC Cleared
11 16 (13.56%) Network Design
11 16 (13.56%) Configuration Management
11 16 (13.56%) Active Directory
11 16 (13.56%) SAS
11 16 (13.56%) Java
12 15 (12.71%) Oracle
12 15 (12.71%) Mathematics
12 15 (12.71%) Windows Server
12 15 (12.71%) Big Data

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 16 (13.56%) SAS
2 10 (8.47%) SharePoint
3 7 (5.93%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (5.93%) Live Communications Server
3 7 (5.93%) MS Exchange
4 6 (5.08%) Apache Spark
5 5 (4.24%) Apache Pig
5 5 (4.24%) OpenStack
6 4 (3.39%) CMS
7 3 (2.54%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.69%) JBoss
9 1 (0.85%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.85%) Documentum
9 1 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.85%) IIS
9 1 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 19 (16.10%) MS Office
2 14 (11.86%) MS Excel
2 14 (11.86%) SPSS
3 3 (2.54%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.69%) GIMP
4 2 (1.69%) Weka
5 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (4.24%) Cognos Planning
1 5 (4.24%) Cognos TM1
1 5 (4.24%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.78%) DNS
1 8 (6.78%) SNMP
2 7 (5.93%) Diameter Protocol
2 7 (5.93%) SAN
2 7 (5.93%) SMTP
2 7 (5.93%) TCP/IP
2 7 (5.93%) VoIP
3 5 (4.24%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (4.24%) Network Security
4 3 (2.54%) ATM
5 1 (0.85%) DHCP
5 1 (0.85%) Firewall
5 1 (0.85%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.85%) Junos
5 1 (0.85%) MRTG
5 1 (0.85%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (19.49%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.71%) Big Data
3 13 (11.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (9.32%) MS Access
4 11 (9.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (7.63%) Hadoop
5 9 (7.63%) HPCC
5 9 (7.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 9 (7.63%) MySQL
5 9 (7.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (6.78%) QlikView
7 6 (5.08%) Spotfire
8 5 (4.24%) Apache Hive
8 5 (4.24%) KDB
8 5 (4.24%) MariaDB
8 5 (4.24%) MongoDB
8 5 (4.24%) PerformancePoint
9 4 (3.39%) Relational Database
10 3 (2.54%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (2.54%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (4.24%) Maven
2 2 (1.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (19.49%) Front Office
2 22 (18.64%) Finance
3 18 (15.25%) Back Office
4 4 (3.39%) Publishing
4 4 (3.39%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.85%) Automotive
5 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.85%) Games
5 1 (0.85%) Legal
5 1 (0.85%) Marketing
5 1 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 35 (29.66%) Analyst
2 18 (15.25%) Data Scientist
3 17 (14.41%) Data Analyst
3 17 (14.41%) Developer
4 13 (11.02%) DBA
5 10 (8.47%) Back Office Engineer
6 8 (6.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (6.78%) SQL DBA
7 7 (5.93%) Support Engineer
8 5 (4.24%) Development Analyst
8 5 (4.24%) Quantitative Developer
8 5 (4.24%) SQL Analyst
8 5 (4.24%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (3.39%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 4 (3.39%) Development DBA
9 4 (3.39%) Financial Analyst
9 4 (3.39%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 4 (3.39%) Machine Learning Scientist
9 4 (3.39%) MySQL DBA
9 4 (3.39%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.47%) SciPy
2 9 (7.63%) NumPy
2 9 (7.63%) Pandas
3 6 (5.08%) HTML
4 5 (4.24%) AngularJS
4 5 (4.24%) Esper
4 5 (4.24%) Pyramid
4 5 (4.24%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (4.24%) XML
5 4 (3.39%) CSS
5 4 (3.39%) scikit-learn
6 2 (1.69%) .NET
6 2 (1.69%) CSS3
6 2 (1.69%) HTML5
6 2 (1.69%) jQuery
6 2 (1.69%) JSON
6 2 (1.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (1.69%) Web Services
7 1 (0.85%) Kafka
7 1 (0.85%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 27 (22.88%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (19.49%) Visualisation
3 15 (12.71%) Mathematics
4 13 (11.02%) Algorithms
5 8 (6.78%) Management Information System
6 7 (5.93%) Computer Science
6 7 (5.93%) Fat Client
6 7 (5.93%) Thin Client
7 6 (5.08%) Data Extraction
8 5 (4.24%) Data Centre
8 5 (4.24%) Hedge funds
9 4 (3.39%) Artificial Intelligence
9 4 (3.39%) Data Structures
9 4 (3.39%) Smart Energy
9 4 (3.39%) User Experience
10 3 (2.54%) NHS
10 3 (2.54%) Semantic Web
11 2 (1.69%) Economics
11 2 (1.69%) Frameworx
11 2 (1.69%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 29 (24.58%) Windows
2 20 (16.95%) Linux
3 15 (12.71%) Windows Server
4 11 (9.32%) Windows 7
5 8 (6.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (5.93%) Windows XP
7 6 (5.08%) Unix
8 5 (4.24%) CentOS
9 3 (2.54%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.85%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (22.88%) Analytics
2 22 (18.64%) Data Analysis
3 20 (16.95%) Validation
4 18 (15.25%) Capacity Management
5 17 (14.41%) Problem Management
6 16 (13.56%) Configuration Management
6 16 (13.56%) Network Design
7 14 (11.86%) Project Management
8 12 (10.17%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (10.17%) Data Visualisation
8 12 (10.17%) Fault Management
8 12 (10.17%) Functional Testing
8 12 (10.17%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (8.47%) People Management
10 8 (6.78%) Data Analytics
10 8 (6.78%) Data Management
10 8 (6.78%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (5.93%) Machine Learning
11 7 (5.93%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 26 (22.03%) SQL
2 22 (18.64%) R
3 21 (17.80%) Python
4 16 (13.56%) Java
5 13 (11.02%) C++
6 9 (7.63%) VBA
7 8 (6.78%) Bash Shell
7 8 (6.78%) Perl
8 7 (5.93%) C
8 7 (5.93%) PowerShell
9 6 (5.08%) JavaScript
10 5 (4.24%) Ruby
11 4 (3.39%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.69%) C#
12 2 (1.69%) MATLAB
12 2 (1.69%) PHP
12 2 (1.69%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.85%) IronPython
13 1 (0.85%) Scala
13 1 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (24.58%) Security Cleared
2 26 (22.03%) Degree
3 17 (14.41%) SC Cleared
4 13 (11.02%) DV Cleared
5 6 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (4.24%) ACCA
6 5 (4.24%) CIMA
7 4 (3.39%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (3.39%) PhD
7 4 (3.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.69%) ISEB
9 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.85%) MCITP
9 1 (0.85%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.39%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.54%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.54%) SLA
3 1 (0.85%) GCP
System Software
1 16 (13.56%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.69%) GridGain
4 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.85%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (5.93%) NetBackup
1 7 (5.93%) Netcool
1 7 (5.93%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 7 (5.93%) Unicenter
1 7 (5.93%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (0.85%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.85%) Graphite
2 1 (0.85%) Kibana
2 1 (0.85%) logstash
2 1 (0.85%) OVSD
2 1 (0.85%) SCOM
2 1 (0.85%) SCSM
2 1 (0.85%) StatsD
2 1 (0.85%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 19 (16.10%) Microsoft
2 15 (12.71%) Oracle
3 11 (9.32%) Tableau
4 8 (6.78%) HP
5 7 (5.93%) Citrix
5 7 (5.93%) EMC
5 7 (5.93%) Huawei
5 7 (5.93%) Meridio
5 7 (5.93%) Veritas
6 6 (5.08%) Cisco
6 6 (5.08%) Juniper
6 6 (5.08%) SAP
6 6 (5.08%) VMware
7 5 (4.24%) Anaplan
7 5 (4.24%) Cognos
7 5 (4.24%) Hyperion
7 5 (4.24%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.85%) arcserve
8 1 (0.85%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.85%) Symantec
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