The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistics
Rank 46 43 33
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Contract jobs citing Statistics 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.60% 0.28% 1.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.41% 0.78% 5.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Average daily rate
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£275 - £140
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £344 £300
% change year-on-year
-5.45% +14.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.80 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.33% -
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Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Miscellaneous Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
83 129 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 24.78% 36.44% 25.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 94 57
Average daily rate £325 £388 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +27.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £227 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £650 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £22.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.14% +5.00%

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Statistics across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Statistics
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Statistics Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Statistics
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Statistics Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Statistics
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) WSUS
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VB
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (25.00%) Database Security
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Server Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (25.00%) DBA
3 1 (25.00%) Database Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VB
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) WSUS
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) VMware