The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistical Modeling
Rank 575 578 568
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Contract jobs citing Statistical Modelling 50 38 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.084% 0.067% 0.046%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.088% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 24 17
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£500 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £243 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £593 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London average 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
46308 43027 39494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 78.00% 76.06% 74.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 30197 26668 24243
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1250 1176 1099
Average hourly rate £31.44 £24.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.00% -17.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.30 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.52 £25.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+26.29% -15.57%

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 1 September 2015.

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 15 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 1 September 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 +1 49 £500 +14.28% 31
London +7 30 £500 +14.28% 17
City of London +7 7 £600 +23.07% 3
South East -19 6 £525 +73.55% 6
East Midlands - 5 £375 - 3
Hampshire - 5 £525 - 2
West Midlands +9 4 £425 +6.25%
South West -5 2 £319 -36.25% 2
Midlands - 2 £500 -
Hook - 2 £375 -
Birmingham +5 1 - -
Buckinghamshire -4 1 - - 1
Bristol - 1 £263 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 1 £375 - 3
High Wycombe - 1 - - 1

Statistical Modelling
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 50 (60.98%) SAS
2 49 (59.76%) R
3 47 (57.32%) Analytics
4 43 (52.44%) SQL
5 27 (32.93%) Python
5 27 (32.93%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (31.71%) Hadoop
7 25 (30.49%) Marketing
8 23 (28.05%) SPSS
9 20 (24.39%) Data Modelling
9 20 (24.39%) Degree
10 16 (19.51%) C++
10 16 (19.51%) Finance
11 15 (18.29%) Statistics
11 15 (18.29%) Credit Risk
12 14 (17.07%) QlikView
12 14 (17.07%) Mathematics
12 14 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (15.85%) VBA
13 13 (15.85%) Data Warehouse
13 13 (15.85%) ETL
13 13 (15.85%) Computer Science
14 12 (14.63%) Statistical Analysis
14 12 (14.63%) Retail
14 12 (14.63%) MATLAB
14 12 (14.63%) Oracle
14 12 (14.63%) Data Mining
14 12 (14.63%) BusinessObjects
15 11 (13.41%) Informatica
15 11 (13.41%) Java

Statistical Modelling
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 50 (60.98%) SAS
2 10 (12.20%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.22%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 23 (28.05%) SPSS
2 7 (8.54%) MS Excel
3 6 (7.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (6.10%) MS Office
5 4 (4.88%) Mathematica
5 4 (4.88%) Maple
5 4 (4.88%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) SAP APO
1 1 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (31.71%) Hadoop
2 14 (17.07%) QlikView
3 13 (15.85%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (14.63%) Data Mining
4 12 (14.63%) BusinessObjects
5 11 (13.41%) Apache Hive
5 11 (13.41%) Oracle Database
5 11 (13.41%) Oracle BI EE
6 7 (8.54%) Big Data
7 3 (3.66%) Pentaho
7 3 (3.66%) Base SAS
7 3 (3.66%) MonetDB
8 2 (2.44%) SQL Server
8 2 (2.44%) Spotfire
8 2 (2.44%) SAS Enterprise Miner
9 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.22%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 1 (1.22%) OLAP
9 1 (1.22%) Star Schema
9 1 (1.22%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 2 (2.44%) ProC
2 1 (1.22%) ERwin
General
1 25 (30.49%) Marketing
2 16 (19.51%) Finance
3 12 (14.63%) Retail
4 11 (13.41%) Telecoms
5 9 (10.98%) Banking
6 7 (8.54%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.44%) Advertising
8 1 (1.22%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (28.05%) Data Scientist
2 21 (25.61%) Analyst
3 11 (13.41%) Data Analyst
4 9 (10.98%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (7.32%) Insight Analyst
6 5 (6.10%) Architect
6 5 (6.10%) Senior Data Analyst
7 4 (4.88%) Developer
7 4 (4.88%) Data Architect
8 3 (3.66%) Enterprise Architect
8 3 (3.66%) Data Modeller
8 3 (3.66%) Customer Insight Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) Customer Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) Designer
8 3 (3.66%) Consultant
8 3 (3.66%) Business Intelligence Architect
9 2 (2.44%) SAS Customer Insight Analyst
9 2 (2.44%) Quantitative Analyst
10 1 (1.22%) SAS Developer
10 1 (1.22%) SAS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.44%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 27 (32.93%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (18.29%) Statistics
2 15 (18.29%) Credit Risk
3 14 (17.07%) Mathematics
4 13 (15.85%) Computer Science
5 11 (13.41%) Oracle Exalytics
6 10 (12.20%) Physics
7 8 (9.76%) Visualisation
7 8 (9.76%) Data Integration
8 7 (8.54%) Algorithms
9 4 (4.88%) FMCG
9 4 (4.88%) Economics
10 3 (3.66%) Derivative
10 3 (3.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (3.66%) Fixed Income
10 3 (3.66%) Equities
11 1 (1.22%) NHS
11 1 (1.22%) Applied Mathematics
11 1 (1.22%) Biotechnology
11 1 (1.22%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (57.32%) Analytics
2 20 (24.39%) Data Modelling
3 14 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (15.85%) ETL
5 12 (14.63%) Statistical Analysis
6 11 (13.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (13.41%) Data Governance
7 10 (12.20%) Time Series Analysis
8 9 (10.98%) Machine Learning
8 9 (10.98%) Data Analysis
8 9 (10.98%) Logistic Regression
9 8 (9.76%) Technical Architecture
9 8 (9.76%) Data Migration
9 8 (9.76%) Open Source
9 8 (9.76%) Validation
9 8 (9.76%) Migration
9 8 (9.76%) Business Analytics
9 8 (9.76%) Data Reconciliation
10 6 (7.32%) Data Transformation
10 6 (7.32%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 49 (59.76%) R
2 43 (52.44%) SQL
3 27 (32.93%) Python
4 16 (19.51%) C++
5 13 (15.85%) VBA
6 12 (14.63%) MATLAB
7 11 (13.41%) Java
8 6 (7.32%) Perl
9 4 (4.88%) Ruby
10 3 (3.66%) Fortran
10 3 (3.66%) VB
11 1 (1.22%) ABAP
11 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (24.39%) Degree
2 9 (10.98%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.41%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.22%) GCP
2 1 (1.22%) Basel II
2 1 (1.22%) QA
2 1 (1.22%) CDISC
Vendors
1 12 (14.63%) Oracle
2 11 (13.41%) Informatica
2 11 (13.41%) Ab Initio
2 11 (13.41%) Netezza
3 6 (7.32%) Tableau
3 6 (7.32%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.88%) Teradata
5 3 (3.66%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (2.44%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.22%) Alterian
7 1 (1.22%) WorldPay
7 1 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.22%) Minitab
7 1 (1.22%) Adobe
7 1 (1.22%) CA
7 1 (1.22%) SAP
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