The table below looks at the statistics for Statistical Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Statistical Analysis over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistical Analysis
Rank 556 512 492
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -20
Contract jobs citing Statistical Analysis 53 79 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.097% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.20% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 47 23
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£450 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £268 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £622 £583 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £320 £258
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +24.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 5
Average hourly rate £17.00 £11.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.82% -17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £10.00 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.40 £14.40 £21.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £11.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+39.13% -29.23%

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
42553 40275 36728
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.55% 76.11% 74.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 27470 25080 22041
Average daily rate £413 £400 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £568 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1143 1189 1094
Average hourly rate £29.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.43% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £13.00 £12.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

Statistical Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Statistical Analysis within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 6 July 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Statistical Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Statistical Analysis Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Statistical Analysis
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Statistical Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -41 50 £475 +26.66% 36
London -12 25 £475 +2.31% 17
City of London -3 10 £525 +18.64% 2
East of England +3 7 £475 +18.75% 1
North West -15 6 £375 +16.27% 6
Bedfordshire - 6 £475 -
South East -20 4 £620 +159.68% 4
West Midlands +2 3 £175 -36.36% 1
Manchester -11 3 - - 2
Luton - 3 - -
Brighton - 3 £620 -
Dunstable - 3 £475 -
East Sussex - 3 £620 -
West Yorkshire -19 2 - - 4
Yorkshire -23 2 - - 4
North East -24 2 £328 -
Lancashire - 2 - -
Staffordshire - 2 £175 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £328 -
Scotland - 2 £400 - 2
Glasgow - 2 £400 - 2
Lichfield - 2 £175 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £328 -
Reading -1 1 - -
Berkshire -2 1 - -
South West -7 1 £375 -6.25% 1
Hertfordshire -10 1 - - 1
Wiltshire - 1 £375 - 1
Worcestershire - 1 - -
Preston - 1 - -

Statistical Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Statistical Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Statistical Analysis.

1 52 (37.14%) Finance
2 50 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
3 46 (32.86%) SQL
4 34 (24.29%) Analytics
5 32 (22.86%) Statistics
6 31 (22.14%) Degree
7 29 (20.71%) SAS
8 24 (17.14%) Data Analysis
9 22 (15.71%) Banking
9 22 (15.71%) MS Excel
10 20 (14.29%) Data Management
11 19 (13.57%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (12.86%) MS Office
13 17 (12.14%) Mathematics
14 16 (11.43%) Management Information System
14 16 (11.43%) MATLAB
14 16 (11.43%) Project Management
14 16 (11.43%) Security Cleared
15 15 (10.71%) Visualisation
15 15 (10.71%) Validation
16 14 (10.00%) Credit Risk
16 14 (10.00%) Microsoft
16 14 (10.00%) Data Mining
16 14 (10.00%) R
17 13 (9.29%) Data Warehouse
17 13 (9.29%) Python
18 12 (8.57%) UML
18 12 (8.57%) Marketing
19 11 (7.86%) Data Modelling
19 11 (7.86%) SAP

Statistical Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Statistical Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Statistical Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 29 (20.71%) SAS
2 4 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.14%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.43%) WebLogic Integration
4 2 (1.43%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.43%) Apache
4 2 (1.43%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.71%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (15.71%) MS Excel
2 18 (12.86%) MS Office
3 7 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (4.29%) MS Visio
4 6 (4.29%) SPSS
5 4 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (2.14%) Maple
6 3 (2.14%) LaTeX
6 3 (2.14%) Mathematica
7 2 (1.43%) S-PLUS
7 2 (1.43%) MS Project
8 1 (0.71%) Simulink
8 1 (0.71%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (1.43%) WebTrends
1 2 (1.43%) SAP InfiniteInsight
1 2 (1.43%) Hyperion Planning
1 2 (1.43%) Radian6
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.71%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.43%) Google Analytics
1 2 (1.43%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.43%) FTP
1 2 (1.43%) Internet
1 2 (1.43%) NGN
2 1 (0.71%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.71%) HTTP
2 1 (0.71%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.00%) Data Mining
2 13 (9.29%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (5.71%) SQL Server
3 8 (5.71%) QlikView
3 8 (5.71%) Hadoop
3 8 (5.71%) Big Data
3 8 (5.71%) Relational Database
4 6 (4.29%) NoSQL
4 6 (4.29%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (3.57%) MS Access
6 4 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (2.86%) Apache Hive
7 3 (2.14%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 3 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.14%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 3 (2.14%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.43%) Essbase
8 2 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.43%) Clementine
8 2 (1.43%) MOLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.71%) HP UFT
1 1 (0.71%) LoadRunner
1 1 (0.71%) ProC
1 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 52 (37.14%) Finance
2 22 (15.71%) Banking
3 12 (8.57%) Marketing
4 10 (7.14%) Retail
5 8 (5.71%) Investment Banking
6 5 (3.57%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.86%) Billing
8 3 (2.14%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (2.14%) Financial Institution
8 3 (2.14%) Law
8 3 (2.14%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (1.43%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.43%) Front Office
10 1 (0.71%) Advertising
10 1 (0.71%) Publishing
10 1 (0.71%) Games
10 1 (0.71%) Military
10 1 (0.71%) Local Government
10 1 (0.71%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 70 (50.00%) Analyst
2 25 (17.86%) Business Analyst
3 16 (11.43%) Data Analyst
4 9 (6.43%) Data Scientist
5 8 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (5.71%) Architect
6 6 (4.29%) Information Analyst
6 6 (4.29%) Quantitative Analyst
6 6 (4.29%) Senior Data Analyst
7 5 (3.57%) Risk Analyst
8 4 (2.86%) SAS Analyst
8 4 (2.86%) Process Manager
8 4 (2.86%) Credit Risk Analyst
8 4 (2.86%) Test Leader
8 4 (2.86%) Developer
8 4 (2.86%) Consultant
9 3 (2.14%) Data Architect
9 3 (2.14%) Project Manager
9 3 (2.14%) Statistical Analyst
9 3 (2.14%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.14%) SOAP
2 2 (1.43%) XML
2 2 (1.43%) XSD
2 2 (1.43%) JSON
2 2 (1.43%) REST
3 1 (0.71%) jQuery
3 1 (0.71%) ODBC
3 1 (0.71%) Ajax
3 1 (0.71%) Java EE
3 1 (0.71%) Web Services
3 1 (0.71%) HTML
3 1 (0.71%) .NET
3 1 (0.71%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 50 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (22.86%) Statistics
3 17 (12.14%) Mathematics
4 16 (11.43%) Management Information System
5 15 (10.71%) Visualisation
6 14 (10.00%) Credit Risk
7 11 (7.86%) User Experience
8 6 (4.29%) Data Integration
8 6 (4.29%) NHS
9 5 (3.57%) Computer Science
9 5 (3.57%) Algorithms
9 5 (3.57%) Data Extraction
10 4 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (2.14%) Market Risk
11 3 (2.14%) EPoS
11 3 (2.14%) Applied Mathematics
11 3 (2.14%) Physics
11 3 (2.14%) Ontologies
12 2 (1.43%) Data Protection Act
12 2 (1.43%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.14%) Windows
1 3 (2.14%) Linux
2 2 (1.43%) HPUX
2 2 (1.43%) SUSE
3 1 (0.71%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (0.71%) UNIX
3 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (24.29%) Analytics
2 24 (17.14%) Data Analysis
3 20 (14.29%) Data Management
4 19 (13.57%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (11.43%) Project Management
6 15 (10.71%) Validation
7 12 (8.57%) UML
8 11 (7.86%) PRINCE2
8 11 (7.86%) Data Modelling
9 10 (7.14%) ITIL
9 10 (7.14%) Change Management
9 10 (7.14%) Business Analysis
9 10 (7.14%) Performance Management
10 9 (6.43%) Use Case
10 9 (6.43%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 9 (6.43%) OO
11 8 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (5.71%) Business Development
11 8 (5.71%) Release Management
11 8 (5.71%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (32.86%) SQL
2 16 (11.43%) MATLAB
3 14 (10.00%) R
4 13 (9.29%) Python
5 11 (7.86%) VBA
6 9 (6.43%) Java
7 8 (5.71%) C++
8 7 (5.00%) Ruby
9 6 (4.29%) VB
10 3 (2.14%) Clojure
10 3 (2.14%) Perl
11 2 (1.43%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.43%) SAS Macro
11 2 (1.43%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 1 (0.71%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.71%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.71%) C
12 1 (0.71%) C#
Qualifications
1 31 (22.14%) Degree
2 16 (11.43%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.71%) ISEB
4 7 (5.00%) SC Cleared
5 5 (3.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 5 (3.57%) ISEB Practitioner
5 5 (3.57%) ISTQB
6 3 (2.14%) ACCA
6 3 (2.14%) CIMA
6 3 (2.14%) BC Cleared
7 2 (1.43%) MBA
7 2 (1.43%) PMP
7 2 (1.43%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.71%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.71%) PhD
8 1 (0.71%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
8 1 (0.71%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (0.71%) IIBA
8 1 (0.71%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.29%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.86%) AIFMD
3 3 (2.14%) SLA
4 2 (1.43%) CDISC
5 1 (0.71%) GCP
5 1 (0.71%) Basel II
Systems Management
1 6 (4.29%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.14%) Graphite
Vendors
1 14 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.86%) SAP
3 10 (7.14%) HP
4 9 (6.43%) Oracle
5 7 (5.00%) Business Objects
6 5 (3.57%) Tableau
7 4 (2.86%) Hyperion
8 3 (2.14%) IBM
9 2 (1.43%) Splunk
9 2 (1.43%) Cognos
9 2 (1.43%) Adobe
9 2 (1.43%) Google
9 2 (1.43%) Coremetrics
9 2 (1.43%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.71%) Ab Initio
10 1 (0.71%) Teradata
10 1 (0.71%) Curam
10 1 (0.71%) Northgate
10 1 (0.71%) Netezza
10 1 (0.71%) Informatica
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