The table below looks at the statistics for Statistical Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Statistical Analysis over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistical Analysis
Rank 611 567 530
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -37
Contract jobs citing Statistical Analysis 45 60 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.083% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.14% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 28 46
Median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £299 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £659 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £315
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +26.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 1
Median hourly rate £12.00 £18.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +80.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £16.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +60.00%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44690 43131 40985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.93% 79.27% 77.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 29627 27316 25903
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1042 1233 1208
Median hourly rate £28.50 £29.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.72% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.35 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.71 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Statistical Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Statistical Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Statistical Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Statistical Analysis
Daily Rate Trend

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

Statistical Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Statistical Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Statistical Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Statistical Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Statistical Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Statistical Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Statistical Analysis
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Statistical Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 27 May 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
England -35 41 £450 +5.88% 28
London -13 22 £450 - 15
South West -4 5 £850 +71.71%
Yorkshire +11 4 £350 - 2
Edinburgh +2 4 £450 -
West Yorkshire +2 4 £350 -
Scotland -16 4 £450 +12.50% 1
Leeds - 4 £350 -
City of London +33 3 £588 +23.68% 3
Wiltshire -2 3 £850 +71.71%
East of England +7 2 - - 2
West Midlands -11 2 £546 - 3
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Preston +4 1 £380 -
Lancashire -4 1 £380 +19.00%
South East -18 1 £263 -53.64% 3
North West -21 1 £380 +8.65% 3
North East -44 1 £310 -
Newcastle upon Tyne -47 1 £310 -
Tyne and Wear -48 1 £310 -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Coventry - 1 £500 -
Warwickshire - 1 £591 - 2
East Midlands - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £263 - 1
Bristol - 1 £450 -
Devon - 1 - -
Hinckley - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 £263 -
Warwick - 1 £591 -

Statistical Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Statistical Analysis 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 Statistical Analysis.

1 56 (47.06%) Finance
2 44 (36.97%) Analytics
3 36 (30.25%) SAS
4 34 (28.57%) Degree
5 32 (26.89%) SQL
6 26 (21.85%) Business Intelligence
7 25 (21.01%) Data Analysis
7 25 (21.01%) Analytical Skills
8 24 (20.17%) Project Management
9 23 (19.33%) Data Mining
10 22 (18.49%) Big Data
11 19 (15.97%) Banking
12 18 (15.13%) Machine Learning
13 16 (13.45%) Credit Risk
13 16 (13.45%) Marketing
13 16 (13.45%) R
14 15 (12.61%) MS Excel
15 14 (11.76%) Microsoft
15 14 (11.76%) Predictive Modelling
16 13 (10.92%) Visualisation
16 13 (10.92%) Apache Hive
16 13 (10.92%) Statistics
16 13 (10.92%) Python
17 12 (10.08%) VBA
17 12 (10.08%) Retail
17 12 (10.08%) Apache Pig
18 11 (9.24%) Hadoop
18 11 (9.24%) SPSS
18 11 (9.24%) Six Sigma
19 10 (8.40%) Data Modelling

Statistical Analysis
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 36 (30.25%) SAS
2 12 (10.08%) Apache Pig
3 8 (6.72%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.68%) Apache
4 2 (1.68%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 15 (12.61%) MS Excel
2 11 (9.24%) SPSS
3 8 (6.72%) MS Office
4 6 (5.04%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (2.52%) CPLEX
6 2 (1.68%) MS Project
6 2 (1.68%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.84%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.84%) Stata
Business Applications
1 8 (6.72%) Radian6
1 8 (6.72%) WebTrends
2 2 (1.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.84%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.84%) Oracle AML
3 1 (0.84%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.84%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.56%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.68%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.68%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (1.68%) Amazon S3
2 2 (1.68%) SaaS
2 2 (1.68%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.84%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (19.33%) Data Mining
2 22 (18.49%) Big Data
3 13 (10.92%) Apache Hive
4 11 (9.24%) Hadoop
5 8 (6.72%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (5.04%) Relational Database
6 6 (5.04%) Text Mining
7 4 (3.36%) MS Access
7 4 (3.36%) QlikView
8 3 (2.52%) Base SAS
8 3 (2.52%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (2.52%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.52%) SAP BI
8 3 (2.52%) SAS Enterprise Miner
8 3 (2.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.68%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.68%) CouchDB
9 2 (1.68%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Vagrant
1 2 (1.68%) Yeoman
General
1 56 (47.06%) Finance
2 19 (15.97%) Banking
3 16 (13.45%) Marketing
4 12 (10.08%) Retail
5 5 (4.20%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.36%) Retail Banking
7 3 (2.52%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.52%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.68%) Automotive
8 2 (1.68%) Back Office
8 2 (1.68%) Games
9 1 (0.84%) Advertising
9 1 (0.84%) French Language
9 1 (0.84%) Front Office
9 1 (0.84%) German Language
9 1 (0.84%) International Banking
9 1 (0.84%) Law
9 1 (0.84%) Legal
9 1 (0.84%) Russian Language
9 1 (0.84%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 50 (42.02%) Analyst
2 19 (15.97%) Data Scientist
3 16 (13.45%) Project Manager
4 14 (11.76%) Data Analyst
5 12 (10.08%) SAS Analyst
6 11 (9.24%) Risk Analyst
7 10 (8.40%) Consultant
7 10 (8.40%) Credit Analyst
7 10 (8.40%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 10 (8.40%) Financial Analyst
8 9 (7.56%) Banking Analyst
8 9 (7.56%) SAS Credit Risk Analyst
8 9 (7.56%) SAS Risk Analyst
9 8 (6.72%) Analytics Consultant
9 8 (6.72%) Business Analyst
9 8 (6.72%) Service Analyst
10 7 (5.88%) Machine Learning Scientist
10 7 (5.88%) Web Analytics Consultant
10 7 (5.88%) Web Consultant
11 5 (4.20%) Excel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.04%) Natural Language Processing
2 4 (3.36%) D3.js
3 2 (1.68%) Cascalog
3 2 (1.68%) Pandas
3 2 (1.68%) scikit-learn
3 2 (1.68%) SciPy
4 1 (0.84%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.84%) HTML
4 1 (0.84%) Middleware
4 1 (0.84%) Swing
4 1 (0.84%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (21.01%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (13.45%) Credit Risk
3 13 (10.92%) Statistics
3 13 (10.92%) Visualisation
4 9 (7.56%) User Experience
5 8 (6.72%) Mathematics
6 7 (5.88%) Management Information System
7 4 (3.36%) Algorithms
7 4 (3.36%) Data Integration
7 4 (3.36%) Economics
7 4 (3.36%) Physics
7 4 (3.36%) Reinsurance
8 3 (2.52%) Hedge funds
8 3 (2.52%) NHS
9 2 (1.68%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.68%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.68%) Data Extraction
9 2 (1.68%) Life Science
10 1 (0.84%) Artificial Intelligence
10 1 (0.84%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.36%) Windows
2 3 (2.52%) Unix
3 2 (1.68%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (36.97%) Analytics
2 26 (21.85%) Business Intelligence
3 25 (21.01%) Data Analysis
4 24 (20.17%) Project Management
5 18 (15.13%) Machine Learning
6 14 (11.76%) Predictive Modelling
7 11 (9.24%) Six Sigma
8 10 (8.40%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (8.40%) Data Modelling
9 9 (7.56%) Data Analytics
9 9 (7.56%) Data Management
9 9 (7.56%) ITIL
10 8 (6.72%) Customer Engagement
10 8 (6.72%) Web Analytics
11 7 (5.88%) Data Visualisation
11 7 (5.88%) Service Delivery
12 6 (5.04%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (5.04%) Risk Management
12 6 (5.04%) Statistical Modelling
12 6 (5.04%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 32 (26.89%) SQL
2 16 (13.45%) R
3 13 (10.92%) Python
4 12 (10.08%) VBA
5 8 (6.72%) Java
5 8 (6.72%) MATLAB
6 7 (5.88%) Scala
7 2 (1.68%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.68%) Clojure
8 1 (0.84%) C
8 1 (0.84%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.84%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.84%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.84%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.84%) VB
Qualifications
1 34 (28.57%) Degree
2 6 (5.04%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.52%) PhD
3 3 (2.52%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.68%) CAPM
4 2 (1.68%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.68%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.84%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.36%) QA
2 3 (2.52%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.52%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.52%) TickIT
3 1 (0.84%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.68%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 14 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.56%) Adobe
3 8 (6.72%) Coremetrics
4 7 (5.88%) Oracle
5 6 (5.04%) SAP
5 6 (5.04%) Tableau
6 4 (3.36%) Cognos
6 4 (3.36%) IBM
7 3 (2.52%) ILOG
8 2 (1.68%) Cloudera
8 2 (1.68%) Hortonworks
8 2 (1.68%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (1.68%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.84%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 1 (0.84%) Ericsson
9 1 (0.84%) New Relic
9 1 (0.84%) Nokia
9 1 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.84%) Siemens
9 1 (0.84%) Splunk
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