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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 119 138 136
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -2
Contract jobs citing Statistics 16 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.55% 0.45% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.81% 1.64% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 4
Median daily rate £365 £350 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -8.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £269 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £458 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.00 £17.90 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-49.72% -4.53%
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
882 913 775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 30.50% 27.27% 24.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 583 573 464
Median daily rate £365 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £225 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 51 52
Median hourly rate £26.94 £37.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.16% +78.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.14 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £55.00 £42.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+11.25% +5.26%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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
Bristol +2 7 £425 - 2
Wiltshire +10 6 £349 +29.16% 2
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (33.33%) Java
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
1 7 (33.33%) Python
1 7 (33.33%) Project Management
1 7 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) GIS
3 5 (23.81%) Scrum
3 5 (23.81%) Rally
3 5 (23.81%) User Experience
3 5 (23.81%) Product Management
3 5 (23.81%) JIRA
3 5 (23.81%) Web Development
3 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
3 5 (23.81%) QA
3 5 (23.81%) Google
3 5 (23.81%) Velocity
4 4 (19.05%) GWT
4 4 (19.05%) Django
4 4 (19.05%) Time Management
4 4 (19.05%) Remote Sensing
4 4 (19.05%) JavaFX
4 4 (19.05%) Neural Network
4 4 (19.05%) Ontologies
4 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
4 4 (19.05%) Semantic Web
4 4 (19.05%) Visualisation
4 4 (19.05%) Image Processing

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 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) SPSS
2 2 (9.52%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (4.76%) AutoCAD
3 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.76%) MS Office
3 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) GSM
1 2 (9.52%) LTE
1 2 (9.52%) UMTS
1 2 (9.52%) XCAP
2 1 (4.76%) WCDMA
2 1 (4.76%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) GIS
2 4 (19.05%) Big Data
3 2 (9.52%) OLAP
3 2 (9.52%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.76%) Base SAS
4 1 (4.76%) MS Access
4 1 (4.76%) MySQL
4 1 (4.76%) QlikView
4 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.76%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 1 (4.76%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) JIRA
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Marketing
2 2 (9.52%) Military
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Analyst
1 6 (28.57%) Data Scientist
2 5 (23.81%) Scrum Master
3 4 (19.05%) Data Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Coach
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Scrum Master
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Digital Developer
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL Manager
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL Service Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Optimisation Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Programmer
5 1 (4.76%) RF Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) RF Optimisation Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) SAS Programmer
5 1 (4.76%) Service Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) Velocity
2 4 (19.05%) Django
2 4 (19.05%) GWT
2 4 (19.05%) JavaFX
2 4 (19.05%) TensorFlow
2 4 (19.05%) Vaadin
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) Google Chart
3 1 (4.76%) HTML
3 1 (4.76%) jQuery
3 1 (4.76%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
3 5 (23.81%) User Experience
4 4 (19.05%) Algorithms
4 4 (19.05%) Neural Network
4 4 (19.05%) Ontologies
4 4 (19.05%) Remote Sensing
4 4 (19.05%) Semantic Web
4 4 (19.05%) Visualisation
5 3 (14.29%) Applied Mathematics
6 1 (4.76%) Credit Risk
6 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
6 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Unix
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Project Management
2 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) Product Management
3 5 (23.81%) Scrum
3 5 (23.81%) Web Development
4 4 (19.05%) Analytics
4 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (19.05%) Data Modelling
4 4 (19.05%) Deep Learning
4 4 (19.05%) Image Processing
4 4 (19.05%) Machine Learning
4 4 (19.05%) RDF
4 4 (19.05%) Software Delivery
4 4 (19.05%) Spatial Analysis
4 4 (19.05%) Time Management
5 3 (14.29%) Monte Carlo Method
6 2 (9.52%) Benchmarking
6 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Network Design
6 2 (9.52%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) Java
1 7 (33.33%) Python
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) C++
2 3 (14.29%) Lua
2 3 (14.29%) MATLAB
2 3 (14.29%) R
2 3 (14.29%) VBA
3 2 (9.52%) MapBasic
3 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.76%) PHP
4 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
3 3 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Kibana
2 1 (4.76%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Google
1 5 (23.81%) Rally
2 4 (19.05%) Facebook
3 2 (9.52%) Actix
3 2 (9.52%) Anite
3 2 (9.52%) i2
3 2 (9.52%) Mapinfo
3 2 (9.52%) Teradata
4 1 (4.76%) Ericsson
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) Nokia
4 1 (4.76%) Tableau
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