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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistical Analysis
Rank 603 590 522
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -68
Contract jobs citing Statistical Analysis 47 55 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.087% 0.097% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.12% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 31 57
Median daily rate £425 £475 £372
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +27.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £375 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £620 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £323
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +24.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Median hourly rate - £41.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +217.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.25 £13.00
% change year-on-year
- +217.30%

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
44681 45476 42373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.74% 79.84% 78.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 29558 29423 26292
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 £295 £283 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1033 1183 1185
Median hourly rate £28.50 £28.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 26 July 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 28 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 26 July 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 -18 46 £400 -15.78% 29
London +1 30 £500 +2.56% 16
South East +16 6 £388 -37.50% 2
East of England +17 5 - - 1
Hertfordshire +17 4 - -
Surrey - 4 £388 -
City of London +40 2 £400 -15.78% 2
Yorkshire -2 2 £325 - 2
Halifax - 2 £325 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £325 - 1
North West -3 1 £380 +0.52% 6
Scotland -3 1 £600 +50.00%
North East -37 1 £310 -5.52%
Newcastle upon Tyne -40 1 £310 -5.52%
Tyne and Wear -47 1 £310 -5.52%
Lancashire - 1 £380 - 1
Hampshire - 1 £650 -
Kent - 1 £300 -
Preston - 1 £380 -
Camberley - 1 - -
Guildford - 1 - -
Reigate - 1 £400 -
East Midlands - 1 £300 -
Hounslow - 1 £550 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £338 -
Hammersmith - 1 £375 -
Edinburgh - 1 £600 -
Essex - 1 - - 1

Statistical Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 51 (45.95%) Finance
2 37 (33.33%) SAS
2 37 (33.33%) Analytics
3 36 (32.43%) SQL
4 30 (27.03%) Degree
5 28 (25.23%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (23.42%) Business Intelligence
7 25 (22.52%) Machine Learning
7 25 (22.52%) Big Data
8 22 (19.82%) Python
8 22 (19.82%) Statistics
8 22 (19.82%) R
9 19 (17.12%) Visualisation
10 17 (15.32%) Data Mining
11 16 (14.41%) MS Excel
11 16 (14.41%) Project Management
11 16 (14.41%) Banking
11 16 (14.41%) Tableau
12 15 (13.51%) Mathematics
12 15 (13.51%) Scala
13 14 (12.61%) Hadoop
13 14 (12.61%) Data Analysis
13 14 (12.61%) VBA
13 14 (12.61%) Apache Spark
14 13 (11.71%) Data Modelling
15 12 (10.81%) SPSS
15 12 (10.81%) Microsoft
15 12 (10.81%) Retail
15 12 (10.81%) Natural Language Processing
15 12 (10.81%) QlikView

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 37 (33.33%) SAS
2 14 (12.61%) Apache Spark
3 10 (9.01%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.80%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 16 (14.41%) MS Excel
2 12 (10.81%) SPSS
3 11 (9.91%) MS Office
4 8 (7.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (2.70%) MS Project
6 2 (1.80%) CPLEX
6 2 (1.80%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.90%) Stata
Business Applications
1 4 (3.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (2.70%) Radian6
2 3 (2.70%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.90%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle AML
3 1 (0.90%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.90%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.90%) SAP PM
3 1 (0.90%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.70%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.80%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.80%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (1.80%) Amazon S3
2 2 (1.80%) SaaS
2 2 (1.80%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.90%) Socialbakers
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.90%) 2G
1 1 (0.90%) 3G
1 1 (0.90%) LTE
1 1 (0.90%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (0.90%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (22.52%) Big Data
2 17 (15.32%) Data Mining
3 14 (12.61%) Hadoop
4 12 (10.81%) QlikView
5 11 (9.91%) Apache Hive
6 9 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (6.31%) Spotfire
8 6 (5.41%) Relational Database
9 5 (4.50%) Base SAS
9 5 (4.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (3.60%) MS Access
10 4 (3.60%) Text Mining
11 3 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (2.70%) SAP BI
11 3 (2.70%) SQL Server
11 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (1.80%) Oracle BI EE
12 2 (1.80%) SAS Enterprise Miner
12 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Vagrant
1 2 (1.80%) Yeoman
General
1 51 (45.95%) Finance
2 16 (14.41%) Banking
3 12 (10.81%) Retail
4 10 (9.01%) Marketing
5 4 (3.60%) Financial Institution
5 4 (3.60%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.60%) Retail Banking
5 4 (3.60%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.80%) Automotive
6 2 (1.80%) Back Office
6 2 (1.80%) Front Office
6 2 (1.80%) Legal
7 1 (0.90%) Advertising
7 1 (0.90%) French Language
7 1 (0.90%) Games
7 1 (0.90%) German Language
7 1 (0.90%) International Banking
7 1 (0.90%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.90%) Russian Language
7 1 (0.90%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 44 (39.64%) Analyst
2 20 (18.02%) Data Scientist
3 14 (12.61%) Data Analyst
4 12 (10.81%) Consultant
5 10 (9.01%) Project Manager
6 8 (7.21%) Machine Learning Scientist
7 7 (6.31%) Business Analyst
7 7 (6.31%) Risk Analyst
7 7 (6.31%) SAS Analyst
7 7 (6.31%) SQL Analyst
8 5 (4.50%) Analytics Consultant
8 5 (4.50%) Banking Analyst
8 5 (4.50%) Credit Analyst
8 5 (4.50%) Credit Risk Analyst
8 5 (4.50%) Developer
8 5 (4.50%) Machine Learning Consultant
8 5 (4.50%) Programmer
8 5 (4.50%) SAS Programmer
8 5 (4.50%) SQL Data Analyst
9 4 (3.60%) Web Analytics Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.81%) Natural Language Processing
2 9 (8.11%) D3.js
3 3 (2.70%) scikit-learn
4 2 (1.80%) Cascalog
4 2 (1.80%) Pandas
4 2 (1.80%) SciPy
5 1 (0.90%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.90%) Flask
5 1 (0.90%) Middleware
5 1 (0.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (25.23%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (19.82%) Statistics
3 19 (17.12%) Visualisation
4 15 (13.51%) Mathematics
5 11 (9.91%) Credit Risk
6 7 (6.31%) Computer Science
7 6 (5.41%) Artificial Intelligence
7 6 (5.41%) Management Information System
8 5 (4.50%) Applied Mathematics
8 5 (4.50%) Economics
8 5 (4.50%) Physics
8 5 (4.50%) User Experience
9 4 (3.60%) Algorithms
9 4 (3.60%) Data Integration
9 4 (3.60%) Life Science
10 3 (2.70%) Hedge funds
11 2 (1.80%) Reinsurance
11 2 (1.80%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.90%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.90%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.50%) Windows
2 2 (1.80%) Linux
2 2 (1.80%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (33.33%) Analytics
2 26 (23.42%) Business Intelligence
3 25 (22.52%) Machine Learning
4 16 (14.41%) Project Management
5 14 (12.61%) Data Analysis
6 13 (11.71%) Data Modelling
7 11 (9.91%) Predictive Modelling
8 10 (9.01%) ITIL
8 10 (9.01%) Prototyping
8 10 (9.01%) Validation
9 9 (8.11%) Data Visualisation
10 8 (7.21%) Data Analytics
11 7 (6.31%) Service Delivery
12 6 (5.41%) Data Management
12 6 (5.41%) Risk Management
12 6 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (5.41%) Statistical Modelling
13 5 (4.50%) Change Management
13 5 (4.50%) Credit Risk Modelling
13 5 (4.50%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (32.43%) SQL
2 22 (19.82%) Python
2 22 (19.82%) R
3 15 (13.51%) Scala
4 14 (12.61%) VBA
5 8 (7.21%) Java
5 8 (7.21%) MATLAB
6 3 (2.70%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.80%) Clojure
7 2 (1.80%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.80%) VB
8 1 (0.90%) ES6
8 1 (0.90%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.90%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.90%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.90%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 30 (27.03%) Degree
2 8 (7.21%) PhD
3 3 (2.70%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.80%) CAPM
4 2 (1.80%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.80%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.80%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.90%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.60%) Actionable Recommendations
2 2 (1.80%) QA
3 1 (0.90%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.90%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.80%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.90%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 16 (14.41%) Tableau
2 12 (10.81%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.21%) SAP
4 7 (6.31%) Oracle
5 4 (3.60%) Cognos
5 4 (3.60%) IBM
6 3 (2.70%) Adobe
6 3 (2.70%) Coremetrics
6 3 (2.70%) Remedy
7 2 (1.80%) Ericsson
7 2 (1.80%) Huawei
7 2 (1.80%) ILOG
7 2 (1.80%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (1.80%) Nokia
7 2 (1.80%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.90%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (0.90%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.90%) Mapinfo
8 1 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.90%) Siemens
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