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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
R
South East / Surrey
Rank - 92 86
Contract jobs citing R 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.17% 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.40% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £313 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -21.87%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £500 £400
% change year-on-year
-35.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.25 -
% change year-on-year
-1.44% -

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
312 503 516
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 33.48% 42.06% 37.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 352 333
Median daily rate £425 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £303 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 15 17
Median hourly rate £41.00 £47.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.68% +5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £60.62 £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

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
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Tableau
2 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Hortonworks
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Scala

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Data Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Data Scientist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Scala
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Hortonworks
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Tableau