The first table below looks at the demand for Statistical Modelling 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 Modelling over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistical Modeling
Rank 542 537 541
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing Statistical Modelling 48 33 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.088% 0.065% 0.074%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.089% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 17 33
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£406 £375 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.26% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £520 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40540 37166 40747
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.11% 72.91% 70.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 25134 22527 23434
Average daily rate £400 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1157 1072 1446
Average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £30.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -1.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £46.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%

Statistical Modelling
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Statistical Modelling within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 July 2014.

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 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 Modelling within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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 -6 43 £420 +12.00% 34
London +9 27 £420 +12.00% 19
City of London +25 9 £423 +12.66% 8
North West - 5 £600 - 1
East of England - 4 £400 - 6
South East -11 2 £303 - 2
Essex - 2 - -
South West - 2 £325 - 1
Berkshire +3 1 - -
Devon - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - - 1
Bristol - 1 £325 - 1
Exeter - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 £375 - 2
Yorkshire - 1 £375 - 4
Hertfordshire - 1 £400 - 3
South Yorkshire - - - - 2
Surrey - - - - 1
Hampshire - - - -
South Wales - - - - 2
Wales - - - - 2
West Midlands - - - - 1
Leeds - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 1
Bracknell - - - -
Brighton - - - - 1
Cambridge - - - - 2
Cardiff - - - - 2
Chester - - - -
Redhill - - - - 1

Statistical Modelling
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Statistical Modelling 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 Modelling.

1 55 (63.22%) SAS
2 52 (59.77%) Analytics
3 43 (49.43%) SQL
4 34 (39.08%) Marketing
4 34 (39.08%) Degree
5 33 (37.93%) Statistics
5 33 (37.93%) Finance
6 30 (34.48%) Data Analysis
7 23 (26.44%) Visualisation
8 22 (25.29%) SPSS
9 21 (24.14%) R
10 20 (22.99%) Data Mining
11 17 (19.54%) Mathematics
11 17 (19.54%) VBA
12 15 (17.24%) Benchmarking
13 14 (16.09%) Hadoop
14 13 (14.94%) Operations Research
15 12 (13.79%) Mainframe
15 12 (13.79%) Tableau
16 11 (12.64%) TSYS
16 11 (12.64%) Business Intelligence
17 10 (11.49%) Statistical Analysis
17 10 (11.49%) Predictive Analytics
18 9 (10.34%) Base SAS
18 9 (10.34%) Direct Marketing
18 9 (10.34%) E-Commerce
18 9 (10.34%) CHAID
18 9 (10.34%) Propensity Modelling
19 8 (9.20%) Data Analytics
19 8 (9.20%) MapReduce

Statistical Modelling
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Statistical Modelling 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 Modelling. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 55 (63.22%) SAS
2 3 (3.45%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 22 (25.29%) SPSS
2 6 (6.90%) Mathematica
2 6 (6.90%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.60%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (4.60%) MS Office
4 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.15%) Stata
4 1 (1.15%) FastStats
4 1 (1.15%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.15%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 1 (1.15%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.15%) SiteCatalyst
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.99%) Data Mining
2 14 (16.09%) Hadoop
3 9 (10.34%) Base SAS
4 7 (8.05%) NoSQL
4 7 (8.05%) Big Data
5 6 (6.90%) QlikView
5 6 (6.90%) Clementine
6 4 (4.60%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (4.60%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 3 (3.45%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 3 (3.45%) Apache Hive
8 2 (2.30%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.15%) OLAP
9 1 (1.15%) MySQL
9 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 34 (39.08%) Marketing
2 33 (37.93%) Finance
3 6 (6.90%) Retail
4 5 (5.75%) Games
4 5 (5.75%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.60%) Banking
6 3 (3.45%) Electronics
6 3 (3.45%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.45%) Advertising
7 2 (2.30%) Publishing
7 2 (2.30%) Automotive
7 2 (2.30%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.15%) Legal
Job Titles
1 58 (66.67%) Analyst
2 20 (22.99%) Data Analyst
3 11 (12.64%) Consultant
3 11 (12.64%) Fraud Analyst
4 10 (11.49%) SAS Analyst
5 9 (10.34%) Data Scientist
6 8 (9.20%) Data Consultant
7 7 (8.05%) Senior Consultant
8 6 (6.90%) Data Analytics Consultant
8 6 (6.90%) Data Modeller
9 5 (5.75%) Senior Data Modeller
9 5 (5.75%) Insight Analyst
9 5 (5.75%) Pricing Analyst
10 4 (4.60%) Developer
11 3 (3.45%) Actuary
11 3 (3.45%) Analyst Developer
11 3 (3.45%) Business Analyst
11 3 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
11 3 (3.45%) Statistical Analyst
11 3 (3.45%) SAS Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.20%) MapReduce
2 4 (4.60%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 33 (37.93%) Statistics
2 23 (26.44%) Visualisation
3 17 (19.54%) Mathematics
4 12 (13.79%) Mainframe
5 8 (9.20%) Economics
6 7 (8.05%) Computer Science
7 5 (5.75%) Digital Media
8 3 (3.45%) DTV
9 2 (2.30%) Mobile App
9 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
9 2 (2.30%) NHS
9 2 (2.30%) Neural Network
9 2 (2.30%) FMCG
9 2 (2.30%) Credit Risk
10 1 (1.15%) Physics
10 1 (1.15%) Market Risk
10 1 (1.15%) New Media
10 1 (1.15%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.60%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (59.77%) Analytics
2 30 (34.48%) Data Analysis
3 15 (17.24%) Benchmarking
4 13 (14.94%) Operations Research
5 11 (12.64%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (11.49%) Statistical Analysis
6 10 (11.49%) Predictive Analytics
7 9 (10.34%) Direct Marketing
7 9 (10.34%) E-Commerce
7 9 (10.34%) CHAID
7 9 (10.34%) Propensity Modelling
8 8 (9.20%) Data Analytics
8 8 (9.20%) ETL
8 8 (9.20%) Digital Marketing
8 8 (9.20%) Data Management
9 7 (8.05%) Campaign Management
10 6 (6.90%) Customer Insight
10 6 (6.90%) Data Modelling
10 6 (6.90%) Resource Management
10 6 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (49.43%) SQL
2 21 (24.14%) R
3 17 (19.54%) VBA
4 7 (8.05%) Python
4 7 (8.05%) MATLAB
5 4 (4.60%) Perl
5 4 (4.60%) C
5 4 (4.60%) C#
5 4 (4.60%) Java
6 3 (3.45%) Ruby
7 2 (2.30%) VB
8 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.15%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 34 (39.08%) Degree
2 4 (4.60%) PhD
3 2 (2.30%) ECDL
Vendors
1 12 (13.79%) Tableau
2 11 (12.64%) TSYS
3 5 (5.75%) SAP
4 4 (4.60%) Oracle
4 4 (4.60%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.45%) Business Objects
5 3 (3.45%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (3.45%) Talend
6 2 (2.30%) Datameer
6 2 (2.30%) Teradata
6 2 (2.30%) IBM
7 1 (1.15%) Omniture
7 1 (1.15%) Adobe
7 1 (1.15%) Eloqua
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £130.00 - £145.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Orgtel
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 17 days ago