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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistical Modeling
Rank 546 514 572
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +58
Contract jobs citing Statistical Modelling 41 30 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.063% 0.026%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.099% 0.087% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 12 11
Average daily rate £400 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £373 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £325 £438
% change year-on-year
+32.30% -25.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £167.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £167.50 - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41342 34605 42097
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.43% 72.51% 69.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 25701 20630 24018
Average daily rate £400 £405 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% -1.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £575 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1173 1052 1437
Average hourly rate £28.08 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.25% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.39 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -75 41 £400 +23.07% 57
London -18 26 £400 +23.07% 25
South East - 9 £168 - 3
City of London -10 8 £450 +28.57% 6
Berkshire - 8 £168 - 2
South West -20 6 £440 +30.37% 8
Maidenhead - 3 £168 -
Oxford - - - -
Peterborough - - - -
Reigate - - - -
St Albans - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Cambridge - - - - 3
Edinburgh - - - - 6
Leeds - - - - 4
Cambridgeshire - - - - 5
Cheshire - - - - 1
Essex - - - - 1
Hertfordshire - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - - 2
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 5
Yorkshire - - - - 8
Wales - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Scotland - - - - 6
East of England - - - - 6

Statistical Modelling
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 35 (58.33%) Analytics
2 30 (50.00%) SAS
3 28 (46.67%) SQL
4 25 (41.67%) SPSS
4 25 (41.67%) Marketing
5 22 (36.67%) Degree
5 22 (36.67%) Data Mining
6 21 (35.00%) Statistics
7 19 (31.67%) Mathematics
8 18 (30.00%) Visualisation
9 17 (28.33%) Finance
10 15 (25.00%) R
11 14 (23.33%) Tableau
12 12 (20.00%) E-Commerce
13 11 (18.33%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (18.33%) Data Analysis
14 9 (15.00%) Economics
14 9 (15.00%) Predictive Analytics
14 9 (15.00%) Computer Science
14 9 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
15 8 (13.33%) Games
15 8 (13.33%) Big Data
16 7 (11.67%) Hadoop
16 7 (11.67%) Java
16 7 (11.67%) Direct Marketing
17 6 (10.00%) QlikView
17 6 (10.00%) Base SAS
17 6 (10.00%) Oracle
17 6 (10.00%) VBA
17 6 (10.00%) Python

Statistical Modelling
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 30 (50.00%) SAS
2 5 (8.33%) Apache Pig
3 2 (3.33%) Node.js
4 1 (1.67%) IIS
Applications
1 25 (41.67%) SPSS
2 5 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.33%) Stata
4 1 (1.67%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) WebTrends
1 1 (1.67%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (36.67%) Data Mining
2 9 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (13.33%) Big Data
4 7 (11.67%) Hadoop
5 6 (10.00%) QlikView
5 6 (10.00%) Base SAS
6 5 (8.33%) Apache Hive
7 4 (6.67%) Clementine
8 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
8 3 (5.00%) SAS Enterprise Miner
9 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (3.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 2 (3.33%) HBase
9 2 (3.33%) MongoDB
9 2 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (3.33%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
10 1 (1.67%) OLAP
10 1 (1.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 25 (41.67%) Marketing
2 17 (28.33%) Finance
3 8 (13.33%) Games
4 5 (8.33%) Banking
4 5 (8.33%) Retail
5 3 (5.00%) Advertising
5 3 (5.00%) Investment Banking
6 2 (3.33%) Retail Banking
6 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.33%) Automotive
7 1 (1.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 38 (63.33%) Analyst
2 20 (33.33%) Data Analyst
3 8 (13.33%) Consultant
4 7 (11.67%) Business Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
6 5 (8.33%) Data Consultant
7 4 (6.67%) SAS Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Data Analytics Consultant
8 3 (5.00%) Data Scientist
8 3 (5.00%) Insight Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Data Modeller
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Data Modeller
9 2 (3.33%) Analyst Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Data Manager
9 2 (3.33%) Risk Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Financial Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Pricing Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Digital Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (1.67%) MapReduce
2 1 (1.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (1.67%) CSS
2 1 (1.67%) JSP
2 1 (1.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 21 (35.00%) Statistics
2 19 (31.67%) Mathematics
3 18 (30.00%) Visualisation
4 9 (15.00%) Economics
4 9 (15.00%) Computer Science
5 5 (8.33%) Digital Media
6 3 (5.00%) Mobile App
6 3 (5.00%) Neural Network
7 2 (3.33%) Physics
7 2 (3.33%) Credit Risk
7 2 (3.33%) SWIFT
8 1 (1.67%) Machine Learning
8 1 (1.67%) New Media
8 1 (1.67%) Market Risk
8 1 (1.67%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.33%) Linux
2 4 (6.67%) UNIX
3 3 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (58.33%) Analytics
2 12 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 11 (18.33%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (18.33%) Data Analysis
4 9 (15.00%) Predictive Analytics
5 7 (11.67%) Direct Marketing
6 6 (10.00%) Customer Insight
6 6 (10.00%) Data Analytics
6 6 (10.00%) Campaign Management
6 6 (10.00%) Propensity Modelling
7 5 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (6.67%) Business Analysis
8 4 (6.67%) Matrix Management
8 4 (6.67%) Benchmarking
8 4 (6.67%) CHAID
8 4 (6.67%) Marketing Analytics
9 3 (5.00%) Customer Analytics
9 3 (5.00%) Customer Segmentation
Programming Languages
1 28 (46.67%) SQL
2 15 (25.00%) R
3 7 (11.67%) Java
4 6 (10.00%) VBA
4 6 (10.00%) Python
5 5 (8.33%) C#
5 5 (8.33%) Ruby
6 4 (6.67%) Perl
6 4 (6.67%) C
7 2 (3.33%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.33%) C++
8 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (36.67%) Degree
2 4 (6.67%) PhD
3 2 (3.33%) CFA
4 1 (1.67%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (23.33%) Tableau
2 6 (10.00%) Oracle
3 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.00%) Talend
4 3 (5.00%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (5.00%) Omniture
5 2 (3.33%) Cognos
5 2 (3.33%) IBM
5 2 (3.33%) Datameer
6 1 (1.67%) Teradata
6 1 (1.67%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.67%) SAP
6 1 (1.67%) Google
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Posted: 22 days ago