The first table below looks at the demand for R skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited R over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Surrey region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
R
Rank 92 79 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing R 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.13% 0.39% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.35% 1.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £238 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £363 £411
% change year-on-year
+31.03% -11.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £26.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £26.25 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+29.52% +110.00%
Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
569 416 673
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 37.78% 32.37% 39.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 193 328
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 28 44
Average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £26.25 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £43.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
R
South East

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing R across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

R Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

R
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

R Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

R
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

R Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing R 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 R.

1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) OLE
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (33.33%) Product Management
2 1 (33.33%) Hadoop

R
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing R 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 R. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Assets
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Hive
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Business Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) OLE
1 1 (33.33%) MapReduce
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Information Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Product Management
1 1 (33.33%) User Stories
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Hortonworks
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