The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited R over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 120 117 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing R 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.098% 0.15% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.22% 0.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £390 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £600 £475
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +26.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
R
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
927 852 764
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 45.62% 42.86% 42.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 654 585 520
Median daily rate £400 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 17
Median hourly rate £13.00 £35.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.85% +64.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £35.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £40.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

R
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing R as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

R Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

R
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

R Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

R
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

R Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

R
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing R within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Leeds -4 2 - - 5
R
Yorkshire

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing R also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for R.

1 11 (78.57%) Python
1 11 (78.57%) Hadoop
2 7 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (42.86%) ETL
4 5 (35.71%) Citrix
4 5 (35.71%) Internet
4 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (35.71%) .NET
4 5 (35.71%) Oracle
4 5 (35.71%) Unix
4 5 (35.71%) Linux
4 5 (35.71%) Java
4 5 (35.71%) Teradata
4 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (35.71%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (35.71%) Web Accessibility
4 5 (35.71%) MongoDB
4 5 (35.71%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (35.71%) Node.js
4 5 (35.71%) Tableau
4 5 (35.71%) Machine Learning
4 5 (35.71%) Big Data
4 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
4 5 (35.71%) IaaS
4 5 (35.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (35.71%) StatsD
4 5 (35.71%) Apigee
4 5 (35.71%) Mashery

R
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 5 (35.71%) Node.js
2 4 (28.57%) Apache
2 4 (28.57%) Apache Spark
3 3 (21.43%) SAS
4 2 (14.29%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (14.29%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (35.71%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (35.71%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Internet
2 4 (28.57%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) Hadoop
2 5 (35.71%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (35.71%) Big Data
2 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (35.71%) MongoDB
3 4 (28.57%) HBase
4 1 (7.14%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Architect
1 5 (35.71%) Technical Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Scala Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Apache Spark Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Big Data Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Data Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Data Scientist
3 2 (14.29%) Digital Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Digital Technical Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Hadoop Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Risk Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Digital Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Technical Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Software Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
1 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
1 5 (35.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (28.57%) Kafka
2 4 (28.57%) Samza
2 4 (28.57%) Spark Streaming
2 4 (28.57%) SparkR
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) Credit Risk
3 2 (14.29%) Economics
3 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 2 (14.29%) Physics
3 2 (14.29%) Statistics
4 1 (7.14%) Social Media
4 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
1 5 (35.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ETL
2 5 (35.71%) Machine Learning
2 5 (35.71%) Web Accessibility
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Analytics
3 4 (28.57%) Predictive Modelling
4 2 (14.29%) Conjoint Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Open Source
4 2 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Statistical Modelling
4 2 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) Python
2 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (35.71%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) HiveQL
4 4 (28.57%) Ruby
4 4 (28.57%) Scala
5 2 (14.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (35.71%) StatsD
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Apigee
1 5 (35.71%) Citrix
1 5 (35.71%) Mashery
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
1 5 (35.71%) Tableau
1 5 (35.71%) Teradata