The table below looks at the statistics for Statistical Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Statistical Analysis over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistical Analysis
Rank - 143 139
Contract jobs citing Statistical Analysis 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.031% 0.067%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.040% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £323
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +24.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.25 £13.00
% change year-on-year
- +217.30%
Statistical Analysis
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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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2370 2479 2315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 77.86% 77.32% 77.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1585 1662 1550
Median daily rate £388 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 111 103
Median hourly rate £35.00 £39.25 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.82% +15.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.63 £15.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.25 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Statistical Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Statistical Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Statistical Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Statistical Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Statistical Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Statistical Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Statistical Analysis
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Statistical 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 West region with a requirement for Statistical Analysis.

1 3 (60.00%) Data Mining
1 3 (60.00%) Text Mining
1 3 (60.00%) Predictive Modelling
1 3 (60.00%) Hedge funds
1 3 (60.00%) Natural Language Processing
1 3 (60.00%) Machine Learning
1 3 (60.00%) Big Data
1 3 (60.00%) Analytics
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (60.00%) Algorithms
1 3 (60.00%) Financial Institution
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Exploitation
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) SPSS
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) GIS
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Cognos
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse

Statistical Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (20.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Big Data
1 3 (60.00%) Data Mining
1 3 (60.00%) Text Mining
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) GIS
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Data Scientist
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Business Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Algorithms
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (60.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Analytics
1 3 (60.00%) Machine Learning
1 3 (60.00%) Predictive Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Exploitation
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cognos
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle