The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 136 134 141
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs citing Statistics 5 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.18% 0.47% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.67% 1.49% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 1
Median daily rate £273 £360 £165
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.30% +118.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £38.25 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.28 £25.44 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-24.23% +51.88%
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
742 1004 840
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 26.56% 31.41% 25.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 528 658 536
Median daily rate £363 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 51 50
Median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +29.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £12.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.55 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.50 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +15.72%

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Statistics
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Statistics Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Statistics
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Statistics across the South West region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Statistics Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Statistics
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Statistics Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Statistics
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
Wiltshire +3 2 £145 -47.27% 3
Somerset +22 1 - - 1
Devon +6 1 - - 1
Cornwall - 1 £400 -
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 West region with a requirement for Statistics.

1 7 (35.00%) Project Management
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (30.00%) QA
3 5 (25.00%) Degree
3 5 (25.00%) JIRA
3 5 (25.00%) Velocity
3 5 (25.00%) Google
3 5 (25.00%) Web Development
3 5 (25.00%) Product Management
3 5 (25.00%) Scrum
3 5 (25.00%) Python
3 5 (25.00%) Machine Learning
3 5 (25.00%) User Experience
3 5 (25.00%) CA Agile Central
4 4 (20.00%) Kibana
4 4 (20.00%) TensorFlow
4 4 (20.00%) Facebook
4 4 (20.00%) Vaadin
4 4 (20.00%) Analytics
4 4 (20.00%) Deep Learning
4 4 (20.00%) Spatial Analysis
4 4 (20.00%) Software Delivery
4 4 (20.00%) Java
4 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (20.00%) RDF
4 4 (20.00%) GIS
4 4 (20.00%) Ontologies
4 4 (20.00%) Image Processing
4 4 (20.00%) Visualisation

Statistics
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) SAS
2 1 (5.00%) CMS
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.00%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) GSM
1 2 (10.00%) LTE
1 2 (10.00%) UMTS
1 2 (10.00%) XCAP
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) WCDMA
2 1 (5.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) GIS
2 2 (10.00%) Big Data
3 1 (5.00%) Base SAS
3 1 (5.00%) Essbase
3 1 (5.00%) MS Access
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) OLAP
3 1 (5.00%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (5.00%) QlikView
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) SAS Visual Analytics
3 1 (5.00%) Spotfire
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) JMeter
2 1 (5.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (5.00%) NeoLoad
2 1 (5.00%) WebLOAD
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Military
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Publishing
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Scrum Master
2 4 (20.00%) Data Scientist
3 2 (10.00%) Agile Coach
3 2 (10.00%) Agile Scrum Master
4 1 (5.00%) Content Designer
4 1 (5.00%) Designer
4 1 (5.00%) Digital Content Designer
4 1 (5.00%) Digital Designer
4 1 (5.00%) Digital Developer
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL Service Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Machine Learning Scientist
4 1 (5.00%) Optimisation Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Test Leader
4 1 (5.00%) RF Optimisation Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Data Scientist
4 1 (5.00%) Test Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Web Content Designer
4 1 (5.00%) Web Content Writer
4 1 (5.00%) Web Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) Velocity
2 4 (20.00%) Django
2 4 (20.00%) GWT
2 4 (20.00%) JavaFX
2 4 (20.00%) TensorFlow
2 4 (20.00%) Vaadin
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) Google Chart
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) jQuery
3 1 (5.00%) Middleware
3 1 (5.00%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Mathematics
2 5 (25.00%) User Experience
3 4 (20.00%) Neural Network
3 4 (20.00%) Ontologies
3 4 (20.00%) Remote Sensing
3 4 (20.00%) Semantic Web
3 4 (20.00%) Visualisation
4 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (15.00%) Applied Mathematics
5 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
6 1 (5.00%) Copywriting
6 1 (5.00%) Credit Risk
6 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
6 1 (5.00%) Social Media
6 1 (5.00%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Unix
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Project Management
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) Machine Learning
3 5 (25.00%) Product Management
3 5 (25.00%) Scrum
3 5 (25.00%) Web Development
4 4 (20.00%) Analytics
4 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (20.00%) Deep Learning
4 4 (20.00%) Image Processing
4 4 (20.00%) RDF
4 4 (20.00%) Software Delivery
4 4 (20.00%) Spatial Analysis
4 4 (20.00%) Time Management
5 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (10.00%) Benchmarking
6 2 (10.00%) Network Design
6 2 (10.00%) Open Source
6 2 (10.00%) SOA
7 1 (5.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) Python
2 4 (20.00%) Java
3 3 (15.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) MapBasic
4 2 (10.00%) R
4 2 (10.00%) VBA
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.00%) MATLAB
5 1 (5.00%) PHP
5 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Kibana
2 1 (5.00%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) CA Agile Central
1 5 (25.00%) Google
2 4 (20.00%) Facebook
3 2 (10.00%) Actix
3 2 (10.00%) Anite
3 2 (10.00%) i2
3 2 (10.00%) Mapinfo
4 1 (5.00%) Ericsson
4 1 (5.00%) Hyperion
4 1 (5.00%) Nokia
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) Siebel
4 1 (5.00%) Tableau
4 1 (5.00%) Teradata
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