The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Statistician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistician
Rank 615 640 628
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Statistician 6 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.007% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.008% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Median daily rate £438 £190 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+130.26% -48.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £132 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £190 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £118 £370
% change year-on-year
+260.16% -68.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £21.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47057 52332 52807
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.77% 93.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 30804 33337 33423
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £583 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1653 2041 2162
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.41 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Statistician
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Statistician in the job title.

Statistician Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Statistician
Daily Rate Trend

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

Statistician Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Statistician
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Statistician within the UK over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Statistician Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Statistician
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Statistician Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Statistician
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Statistician within the UK over the 3 months to 8 December 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 +25 5 £450 +136.84% 3
London 0 5 £450 +136.84% 1
Edinburgh +23 1 £425 +260.16%
Scotland +13 1 £425 +260.16%
City of London -6 1 £238 +25.00% 1

Statistician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, Statistician contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Statistician in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (57.14%) SAS
2 4 (57.14%) Statistics
3 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 2 (28.57%) Life Science
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (28.57%) Data Management
3 2 (28.57%) Data Acquisition
3 2 (28.57%) Data Lake
3 2 (28.57%) Exploratory Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (28.57%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
3 2 (28.57%) Predictive Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) Apache Hive
3 2 (28.57%) R
4 1 (14.29%) Statistical Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Structured Programming
4 1 (14.29%) Pattern Recognition
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (14.29%) SPSS
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) PhD

Statistician Skill Set
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 4 (57.14%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (14.29%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Apache Hive
1 2 (28.57%) Data Lake
1 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
1 2 (28.57%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 2 (28.57%) SAS Enterprise Miner
2 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
General
1 2 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (57.14%) Statistics
3 2 (28.57%) Life Science
3 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Data Acquisition
1 2 (28.57%) Data Management
1 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
1 2 (28.57%) Exploratory Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) Predictive Modelling
1 2 (28.57%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Pattern Recognition
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) Structured Programming
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) R
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) SAP
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