The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited R over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 86 89 82
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Contract jobs citing R 4 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.34% 0.50% 0.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.82% 1.17% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 4
Median daily rate - £550 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +49.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £475 £375
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 - £32.50
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
489 596 512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 41.41% 42.39% 39.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 381 331
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £290 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 15 12
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £35.00 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing R as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing R within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 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
Staines +2 4 - -
R
South East

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing R 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 Surrey region with a requirement for R.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (80.00%) Statistics
2 4 (80.00%) Apache Solr
2 4 (80.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (80.00%) Visualisation
2 4 (80.00%) Data Visualisation
2 4 (80.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 4 (80.00%) Analytics
2 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (80.00%) Apache Spark
2 4 (80.00%) Actionable Insight
3 3 (60.00%) Smart Meter
3 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (40.00%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (20.00%) Information Retrieval
5 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Refactoring
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (20.00%) Data Mining

R
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 4 (80.00%) Apache Solr
1 4 (80.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
1 4 (80.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Hadoop
1 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Insight Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Data Insight Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Data Scientist
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Insight Data Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SSIS Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Statistics
1 4 (80.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Actionable Insight
1 4 (80.00%) Analytics
1 4 (80.00%) Data Visualisation
1 4 (80.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Information Retrieval
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Refactoring
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle