The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 96 89 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing R 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.17% 0.36% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.40% 1.02% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Average daily rate £313 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £400 £280
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +42.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 - £42.50
R
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
505 492 471
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 41.70% 35.24% 37.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 315 247
Average daily rate £418 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.28% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 13 26
Average hourly rate £46.25 £45.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +125.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £28.40 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £59.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing R within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford - 2 £313 - 2
R
South East

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 20 (100.00%) SQL
2 18 (90.00%) SAS
3 14 (70.00%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (70.00%) BusinessObjects
4 12 (60.00%) SAS Certification
5 9 (45.00%) Oracle
6 7 (35.00%) Finance
6 7 (35.00%) Base SAS
7 6 (30.00%) SPSS
8 4 (20.00%) Data Analysis
8 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (15.00%) Logical Data Model
9 3 (15.00%) Physical Data Model
9 3 (15.00%) Smart Meter
9 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
10 2 (10.00%) Data Mining
10 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (10.00%) Internet
10 2 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
10 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
10 2 (10.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 2 (10.00%) Billing
10 2 (10.00%) Games
10 2 (10.00%) Hadoop
10 2 (10.00%) Apache Hive
10 2 (10.00%) Statistical Modelling
10 2 (10.00%) Analytics
10 2 (10.00%) Apache Pig
10 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills

R
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 18 (90.00%) SAS
2 2 (10.00%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) SPSS
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (70.00%) BusinessObjects
1 14 (70.00%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (35.00%) Base SAS
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (10.00%) Apache Hive
4 2 (10.00%) Data Mining
4 2 (10.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (10.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Billing
2 2 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
1 13 (65.00%) SAS Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Programmer
2 7 (35.00%) SAS Programmer
3 6 (30.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Data Programmer
6 2 (10.00%) Data Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Data Scientist
7 1 (5.00%) Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Migration Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) SAS Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Smart Meter
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Kinect
3 1 (5.00%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Data Analysis
1 4 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (15.00%) Logical Data Model
2 3 (15.00%) Physical Data Model
3 2 (10.00%) Analytics
3 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) Statistical Modelling
4 1 (5.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) SAS Certification
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
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