The table below looks at the statistics for Stata skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Stata over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
StataCorp Stata
UK
Rank 583 623 595
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -28
Contract jobs citing Stata 9 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.004% 0.008%
As % of the Applications category 0.19% 0.036% 0.065%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 4
Median daily rate £190 - £328
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 - £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £200 - £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £190 - £328
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
4664 5619 6171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.42% 11.26% 12.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2789 3257 3586
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £160 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 387 487 596
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.45 £41.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.38 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-11.45% +9.16%

Stata
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Stata as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

Stata Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Stata
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Stata within the UK.

Stata Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Stata
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Stata within the UK.

Stata Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Stata
Top 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Stata within the UK over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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
England +22 8 £175 -
Hampshire - 7 £175 -
South East - 7 £175 -
Fareham - 5 £175 -
Portsmouth - 2 £173 -
Southampton - 2 £173 -
South Wales - 2 £190 -
South West - 2 £168 -
Wales - 2 £190 -
Cardiff - 2 £190 -
West Sussex - 1 £200 -
Wiltshire - 1 £145 -
Swindon - 1 £145 -
Worthing - 1 £200 -
East Sussex - 1 £145 -
Newport - 1 £190 -
Basingstoke - 1 £145 -
Brighton - 1 £145 -
Bristol - 1 £190 -

Stata
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Stata also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Stata.

1 21 (95.45%) R
2 20 (90.91%) SAS
2 20 (90.91%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (68.18%) Python
3 15 (68.18%) Statistics
4 12 (54.55%) Postgraduate
5 11 (50.00%) GIS
5 11 (50.00%) ArcGIS
5 11 (50.00%) Degree
5 11 (50.00%) Machine Learning
5 11 (50.00%) Big Data
5 11 (50.00%) Apache Spark
5 11 (50.00%) QGIS
5 11 (50.00%) Spatial Analysis
6 10 (45.45%) SQL
7 9 (40.91%) Mathematics
8 8 (36.36%) NoSQL
8 8 (36.36%) Apache
9 7 (31.82%) Text Mining
10 5 (22.73%) Spatial Data
11 4 (18.18%) Analytics
11 4 (18.18%) MapReduce
11 4 (18.18%) Hadoop
11 4 (18.18%) Google
12 3 (13.64%) Data Analysis
12 3 (13.64%) PhD
12 3 (13.64%) MATLAB
12 3 (13.64%) Visualisation
12 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
12 3 (13.64%) Google Analytics

Stata
Top Related IT Skills 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 20 (90.91%) SAS
2 11 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 11 (50.00%) ArcGIS
3 8 (36.36%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.09%) SPSS
2 1 (4.55%) ArcView
2 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Flurry Analytics
1 3 (13.64%) Google Analytics
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon S3
2 1 (4.55%) AWS Data Pipeline
2 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) Big Data
1 11 (50.00%) GIS
1 11 (50.00%) QGIS
2 8 (36.36%) NoSQL
3 7 (31.82%) Text Mining
4 5 (22.73%) Spatial Data
5 4 (18.18%) Hadoop
6 3 (13.64%) Mixpanel
7 2 (9.09%) Apache Hive
8 1 (4.55%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (4.55%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (4.55%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Spatial Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Statistical Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Data Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Data Scientist
4 3 (13.64%) Junior
4 3 (13.64%) Statistical Data Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Junior Data Scientist
5 2 (9.09%) Machine Learning Scientist
6 1 (4.55%) Big Data Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Data Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) D3.js
2 1 (4.55%) MLlib
2 1 (4.55%) NumPy
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (90.91%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (68.18%) Statistics
3 9 (40.91%) Mathematics
4 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
4 3 (13.64%) Visualisation
5 2 (9.09%) Applied Mathematics
6 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
6 1 (4.55%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Machine Learning
1 11 (50.00%) Spatial Analysis
2 4 (18.18%) Analytics
2 4 (18.18%) MapReduce
3 3 (13.64%) Data Analysis
3 3 (13.64%) Statistical Modelling
4 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (9.09%) ETL
4 2 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Time Series Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Workflow
5 1 (4.55%) Data Engineering
5 1 (4.55%) Data Management
5 1 (4.55%) Data Security
5 1 (4.55%) Data Transformation
5 1 (4.55%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) R
2 15 (68.18%) Python
3 10 (45.45%) SQL
4 3 (13.64%) MATLAB
5 2 (9.09%) C++
5 2 (9.09%) Java
5 2 (9.09%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) Postgraduate
2 11 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (13.64%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) HDFS
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Google
2 3 (13.64%) Tableau