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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistical Modeling
Rank 579 593 580
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Contract jobs citing Statistical Modelling 62 39 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.070% 0.064%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.088% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 23 17
Median daily rate £480 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £328 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £543 £800
UK excluding London median daily rate £478 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
+6.11% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £17.50 - £167.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £167.50

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
45312 44104 42407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.52% 78.83% 77.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 29953 27498 26558
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1036 1290 1223
Median hourly rate £33.99 £29.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.83 £12.10 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £48.46 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

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 6 May 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 23 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 6 May 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 +2 61 £480 +9.09% 39
London -3 36 £500 +17.64% 24
South East -9 8 £475 - 4
West Midlands - 8 £550 - 4
Yorkshire +9 7 £475 +40.74% 1
City of London +47 5 £288 -38.61% 6
Berkshire +5 5 £563 -19.64% 1
West Yorkshire - 4 £400 - 1
Warwickshire - 4 £563 - 1
Leeds - 4 £400 - 1
South Yorkshire -6 3 £575 +70.37%
Sheffield -19 3 £575 +70.37%
High Wycombe - 3 £460 -
Solihull - 3 £313 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £460 -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 2 £575 -
Telford - 1 £501 -
Reading - 1 £475 -
Wokingham - 1 £225 -
Shropshire - 1 £501 -
East Midlands - 1 £450 - 2
Glasgow - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - - 1

Statistical Modelling
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 45 (44.55%) Analytics
2 40 (39.60%) Python
3 38 (37.62%) SAS
3 38 (37.62%) R
4 32 (31.68%) Finance
5 30 (29.70%) Analytical Skills
6 28 (27.72%) SQL
7 25 (24.75%) Degree
8 23 (22.77%) Big Data
9 21 (20.79%) Data Management
10 20 (19.80%) SPSS
10 20 (19.80%) Visualisation
11 19 (18.81%) Statistics
11 19 (18.81%) Machine Learning
11 19 (18.81%) C++
12 17 (16.83%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (15.84%) Mathematics
14 15 (14.85%) Marketing
14 15 (14.85%) Data Modelling
15 14 (13.86%) Data Mining
16 13 (12.87%) Predictive Modelling
17 12 (11.88%) Data Analytics
17 12 (11.88%) Hadoop
17 12 (11.88%) VBA
17 12 (11.88%) .NET
17 12 (11.88%) Data Analysis
18 11 (10.89%) Statistical Analysis
18 11 (10.89%) PhD
19 10 (9.90%) SQL Server
19 10 (9.90%) Banking

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 38 (37.62%) SAS
2 5 (4.95%) Apache Pig
3 4 (3.96%) Apache
4 3 (2.97%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.99%) Node.js
5 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (19.80%) SPSS
2 9 (8.91%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.96%) MS Office
4 3 (2.97%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Eloqua
1 2 (1.98%) FastStats
2 1 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.98%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.99%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.99%) Pure360
2 1 (0.99%) Responsys
2 1 (0.99%) SaaS
2 1 (0.99%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.98%) DNS
1 2 (1.98%) Firewall
1 2 (1.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (22.77%) Big Data
2 14 (13.86%) Data Mining
3 12 (11.88%) Hadoop
4 10 (9.90%) QlikView
4 10 (9.90%) SQL Server
5 8 (7.92%) Text Mining
6 7 (6.93%) Apache Hive
6 7 (6.93%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (5.94%) Relational Database
8 5 (4.95%) NoSQL
9 4 (3.96%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (3.96%) Data Mart
10 3 (2.97%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (2.97%) Base SAS
10 3 (2.97%) CouchDB
10 3 (2.97%) GIS
10 3 (2.97%) HBase
10 3 (2.97%) MySQL
10 3 (2.97%) Star Schema
11 2 (1.98%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.99%) Grunt
2 1 (0.99%) JIRA
2 1 (0.99%) RStudio
2 1 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.99%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (31.68%) Finance
2 15 (14.85%) Marketing
3 10 (9.90%) Banking
4 7 (6.93%) Back Office
5 5 (4.95%) Retail
6 4 (3.96%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.97%) Advertising
7 3 (2.97%) Front Office
8 2 (1.98%) Billing
8 2 (1.98%) Games
8 2 (1.98%) Legal
8 2 (1.98%) Publishing
9 1 (0.99%) Electronics
9 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (38.61%) Analyst
2 27 (26.73%) Data Scientist
3 17 (16.83%) Data Analyst
4 15 (14.85%) Developer
5 12 (11.88%) Qualitative Analyst
5 12 (11.88%) Quantitative Analyst
6 7 (6.93%) Architect
6 7 (6.93%) WinForms Developer
7 6 (5.94%) SAS Analyst
8 5 (4.95%) Business Intelligence Architect
8 5 (4.95%) Consultant
8 5 (4.95%) Risk Analyst
8 5 (4.95%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (4.95%) Statistical Modeller
9 4 (3.96%) SAS Data Analyst
10 3 (2.97%) Analyst Developer
10 3 (2.97%) Marketing Analyst
10 3 (2.97%) Quantitative Analyst Developer
10 3 (2.97%) Quantitative Developer
10 3 (2.97%) SAS Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.88%) .NET
2 7 (6.93%) .NET Framework
2 7 (6.93%) WinForms
3 5 (4.95%) Natural Language Processing
4 3 (2.97%) SciPy
5 1 (0.99%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.99%) Highcharts JS
5 1 (0.99%) jQuery
5 1 (0.99%) LAMP
5 1 (0.99%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.99%) MLlib
5 1 (0.99%) Pandas
5 1 (0.99%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.99%) REST
5 1 (0.99%) Sass
5 1 (0.99%) SOAP
5 1 (0.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (0.99%) Underscore.js
5 1 (0.99%) Web Services
5 1 (0.99%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (29.70%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (19.80%) Visualisation
3 19 (18.81%) Statistics
4 16 (15.84%) Mathematics
5 9 (8.91%) Algorithms
5 9 (8.91%) Computer Science
6 8 (7.92%) Credit Risk
7 6 (5.94%) User Experience
8 5 (4.95%) Data Extraction
8 5 (4.95%) Management Information System
8 5 (4.95%) Neural Network
9 4 (3.96%) Psychology
9 4 (3.96%) Social Network
10 3 (2.97%) Economics
10 3 (2.97%) Physics
11 2 (1.98%) Data Integration
11 2 (1.98%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (1.98%) Reference Data
12 1 (0.99%) FMCG
12 1 (0.99%) Kinect
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.92%) Windows
2 3 (2.97%) Linux
2 3 (2.97%) Unix
3 1 (0.99%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (44.55%) Analytics
2 21 (20.79%) Data Management
3 19 (18.81%) Machine Learning
4 17 (16.83%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (14.85%) Data Modelling
6 13 (12.87%) Predictive Modelling
7 12 (11.88%) Data Analysis
7 12 (11.88%) Data Analytics
8 11 (10.89%) Statistical Analysis
9 9 (8.91%) Predictive Analytics
10 8 (7.92%) OO
10 8 (7.92%) Time Series Analysis
11 7 (6.93%) Big Data Analytics
11 7 (6.93%) ETL
12 6 (5.94%) Data Visualisation
12 6 (5.94%) Open Source
12 6 (5.94%) Project Management
12 6 (5.94%) Resource Management
12 6 (5.94%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (4.95%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 40 (39.60%) Python
2 38 (37.62%) R
3 28 (27.72%) SQL
4 19 (18.81%) C++
5 12 (11.88%) VBA
6 9 (8.91%) Java
7 8 (7.92%) C#
8 4 (3.96%) MATLAB
9 3 (2.97%) Perl
10 2 (1.98%) C
10 2 (1.98%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.98%) Scala
11 1 (0.99%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.99%) PHP
11 1 (0.99%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.99%) Ruby
11 1 (0.99%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.99%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (24.75%) Degree
2 11 (10.89%) PhD
3 4 (3.96%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.97%) CISSP
4 3 (2.97%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.98%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.98%) DBS Check
5 2 (1.98%) SANS
6 1 (0.99%) CLAS
6 1 (0.99%) ISEB
6 1 (0.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.93%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.99%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.99%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.98%) ArcSight ESM
1 2 (1.98%) QRadar
2 1 (0.99%) Nagios
2 1 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.99%) Puppet
2 1 (0.99%) Salt
2 1 (0.99%) WMI
Vendors
1 7 (6.93%) Tableau
2 6 (5.94%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.95%) Alteryx
4 4 (3.96%) Cloudera
5 3 (2.97%) DoubleClick
5 3 (2.97%) Hortonworks
5 3 (2.97%) IBM
5 3 (2.97%) Oracle
5 3 (2.97%) SAP
6 2 (1.98%) Adobe
6 2 (1.98%) Apteco
6 2 (1.98%) ArcSight
6 2 (1.98%) Google
6 2 (1.98%) Splunk
7 1 (0.99%) Informatica
7 1 (0.99%) MapR
7 1 (0.99%) RapidMiner
7 1 (0.99%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.99%) Sysomos
7 1 (0.99%) Twitter
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