The table below looks at the statistics for Statistical Modelling skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Statistical Modelling over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistical Modelling
Rank 608 613 599
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Contract jobs citing Statistical Modelling 37 49 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.068% 0.084% 0.066%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.083% 0.10% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 37 23
Median daily rate £500 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £356 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £13.00

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
44748 47093 43723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.83% 80.36% 78.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 29511 30650 27059
Median daily rate £438 £425 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1130 1273 1184
Median hourly rate £29.50 £31.44 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +31.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

Statistical Modelling
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Statistical Modelling Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Statistical Modelling
Daily Rate Trend

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

Statistical Modelling Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Statistical Modelling
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Statistical Modelling within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Statistical Modelling Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Statistical Modelling
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Statistical Modelling Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Statistical Modelling
Top 24 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Statistical Modelling within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 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 -6 36 £500 - 25
London -29 21 £500 - 16
South East +11 5 £300 -42.85% 2
East Midlands -4 4 £500 +33.33% 2
Surrey - 4 - - 1
Staines - 4 - -
Nottinghamshire -7 3 £500 +33.33% 2
Nottingham -10 3 £500 - 2
South West +18 2 £510 +60.00% 1
East of England - 2 £300 - 2
Bristol -4 1 - - 1
Wiltshire - 1 £510 -
Yorkshire - 1 £550 - 1
North West - 1 £401 - 1
Kent - 1 £300 -
Middlesbrough - 1 £550 -
Northampton - 1 - -
Salisbury - 1 £510 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £550 -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - - 1
Essex - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £300 -

Statistical Modelling
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Statistical Modelling 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 Modelling.

1 58 (53.70%) Analytics
2 49 (45.37%) Python
3 45 (41.67%) R
4 43 (39.81%) Analytical Skills
5 41 (37.96%) SAS
6 35 (32.41%) SQL
7 34 (31.48%) Degree
8 27 (25.00%) Machine Learning
9 26 (24.07%) Visualisation
10 24 (22.22%) Statistics
11 23 (21.30%) Big Data
12 20 (18.52%) Java
12 20 (18.52%) Finance
12 20 (18.52%) Algorithms
13 19 (17.59%) Marketing
14 18 (16.67%) C++
14 18 (16.67%) PhD
15 17 (15.74%) MS Excel
16 16 (14.81%) Hadoop
17 15 (13.89%) Mathematics
17 15 (13.89%) VBA
18 13 (12.04%) Data Management
18 13 (12.04%) E-Commerce
19 12 (11.11%) SQL Server
19 12 (11.11%) NoSQL
20 11 (10.19%) DevOps
20 11 (10.19%) Business Intelligence
20 11 (10.19%) Data Analysis
20 11 (10.19%) Apache Spark
21 10 (9.26%) Software Engineering

Statistical Modelling
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 41 (37.96%) SAS
2 11 (10.19%) Apache Spark
3 4 (3.70%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.93%) Apache
4 1 (0.93%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 17 (15.74%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.26%) SPSS
3 8 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (4.63%) MS Office
6 2 (1.85%) Mathematica
6 2 (1.85%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Eloqua
1 1 (0.93%) FastStats
1 1 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.78%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.85%) SmartFocus
3 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.93%) PaaS
3 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.93%) DNS
1 1 (0.93%) Firewall
1 1 (0.93%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (21.30%) Big Data
2 16 (14.81%) Hadoop
3 12 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 12 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 6 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 5 (4.63%) Base SAS
6 4 (3.70%) Data Mining
7 3 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.78%) MySQL
7 3 (2.78%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 2 (1.85%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.85%) Mixpanel
8 2 (1.85%) PowerPivot
8 2 (1.85%) QlikView
8 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.93%) GIS
9 1 (0.93%) OLTP
9 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (4.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.93%) JIRA
General
1 20 (18.52%) Finance
2 19 (17.59%) Marketing
3 8 (7.41%) Banking
3 8 (7.41%) Retail
4 5 (4.63%) Back Office
5 4 (3.70%) Advertising
5 4 (3.70%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.93%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.93%) Electronics
6 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.93%) Front Office
6 1 (0.93%) Games
6 1 (0.93%) Legal
6 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.93%) Publishing
6 1 (0.93%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (35.19%) Analyst
2 34 (31.48%) Data Scientist
3 19 (17.59%) Developer
4 14 (12.96%) Data Analyst
5 12 (11.11%) Insight Analyst
6 7 (6.48%) Qualitative Analyst
6 7 (6.48%) Quantitative Analyst
7 6 (5.56%) SAS Analyst
8 5 (4.63%) PMO Manager
8 5 (4.63%) WinForms Developer
9 4 (3.70%) Consultant
9 4 (3.70%) Customer Analyst
9 4 (3.70%) Customer Insight Analyst
9 4 (3.70%) Quantitative Developer
9 4 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (2.78%) Analyst Developer
10 3 (2.78%) Risk Analyst
10 3 (2.78%) SAS Data Analyst
10 3 (2.78%) SAS Insight Analyst
10 3 (2.78%) SPSS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.26%) Pandas
2 5 (4.63%) .NET
2 5 (4.63%) .NET Framework
2 5 (4.63%) WinForms
3 3 (2.78%) SciPy
4 2 (1.85%) D3.js
5 1 (0.93%) Kafka
5 1 (0.93%) LAMP
5 1 (0.93%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.93%) MLlib
5 1 (0.93%) NumPy
5 1 (0.93%) REST
5 1 (0.93%) SOAP
5 1 (0.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (39.81%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (24.07%) Visualisation
3 24 (22.22%) Statistics
4 20 (18.52%) Algorithms
5 15 (13.89%) Mathematics
6 10 (9.26%) Credit Risk
7 7 (6.48%) Computer Science
7 7 (6.48%) User Experience
8 5 (4.63%) Economics
8 5 (4.63%) Performance Metrics
9 4 (3.70%) Data Extraction
9 4 (3.70%) Psychology
10 3 (2.78%) Management Information System
10 3 (2.78%) Physics
10 3 (2.78%) Smart Meter
11 2 (1.85%) Applied Mathematics
11 2 (1.85%) Data Integration
11 2 (1.85%) FMCG
12 1 (0.93%) Derivative
12 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.26%) Linux
2 5 (4.63%) Windows
3 3 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (53.70%) Analytics
2 27 (25.00%) Machine Learning
3 13 (12.04%) Data Management
3 13 (12.04%) E-Commerce
4 11 (10.19%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (10.19%) Data Analysis
4 11 (10.19%) DevOps
5 10 (9.26%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (9.26%) Data Analytics
5 10 (9.26%) HOOD
5 10 (9.26%) Software Engineering
5 10 (9.26%) Unit Testing
6 9 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (7.41%) Actionable Insight
8 7 (6.48%) Customer Insight
8 7 (6.48%) Open Source
8 7 (6.48%) Predictive Analytics
8 7 (6.48%) Resource Management
8 7 (6.48%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 49 (45.37%) Python
2 45 (41.67%) R
3 35 (32.41%) SQL
4 20 (18.52%) Java
5 18 (16.67%) C++
6 15 (13.89%) VBA
7 9 (8.33%) MATLAB
8 5 (4.63%) C#
9 3 (2.78%) Perl
10 2 (1.85%) Scala
10 2 (1.85%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.93%) C
11 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.93%) Lisp
11 1 (0.93%) PHP
11 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.93%) Prolog
11 1 (0.93%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 34 (31.48%) Degree
2 18 (16.67%) PhD
3 8 (7.41%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.70%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.85%) CISSP
5 2 (1.85%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (1.85%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.93%) CLAS
6 1 (0.93%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.93%) ISEB
6 1 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.93%) MBA
6 1 (0.93%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.41%) QA
2 3 (2.78%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.85%) SLA
4 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) ArcSight ESM
1 1 (0.93%) Nagios
1 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.93%) Puppet
1 1 (0.93%) QRadar
1 1 (0.93%) Salt
1 1 (0.93%) WMI
Vendors
1 6 (5.56%) Oracle
1 6 (5.56%) Tableau
2 4 (3.70%) Cloudera
3 3 (2.78%) DoubleClick
3 3 (2.78%) Google
4 2 (1.85%) Adobe
4 2 (1.85%) Cognos
4 2 (1.85%) IBM
4 2 (1.85%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.85%) SAP
5 1 (0.93%) Apteco
5 1 (0.93%) ArcSight
5 1 (0.93%) Bloomberg
5 1 (0.93%) MapR
5 1 (0.93%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.93%) Splunk
5 1 (0.93%) Symantec
5 1 (0.93%) Teradata
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