The table below looks at the statistics for Statistical Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Statistical Analysis over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistical Analysis
Rank - 110 101
Contract jobs citing Statistical Analysis 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.046% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.066% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Average daily rate - - £263
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £354 £325
% change year-on-year
+19.43% +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.50 £42.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+9.41% +136.11%
Statistical Analysis
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2043 1505 1542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.69% 69.84% 73.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1154 869 842
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 97 78
Average hourly rate £20.00 £26.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -28.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.06 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £155.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Statistical Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Statistical Analysis across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Statistical Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Statistical Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Statistical Analysis across the West Midlands region.

Statistical Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Statistical Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Statistical Analysis across the West Midlands region.

Statistical Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Statistical Analysis
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Statistical Analysis 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 Analysis.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) GIS
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) CorVu
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Information Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL

Statistical Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Statistical Analysis 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 Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SAS
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (50.00%) CorVu
1 1 (50.00%) GIS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Change Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Change Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle