The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 93 93 104
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Contract jobs citing Statistics 2 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.12% 0.32% 0.77%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.54% 1.52% 3.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Average daily rate
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£350 £484 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.68% +69.08%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £400
% change year-on-year
- -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £11.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £22.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +40.62%
Statistics
Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
370 329 387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.74% 21.27% 19.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 166 184
Average daily rate £365 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £218 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 24 23
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +34.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.71 £10.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £32.60 £20.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Statistics across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Statistics
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Statistics Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Statistics
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Statistics Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Statistics
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -3 2 £350 -27.68% 12
Bradford - - - -
Statistics
Yorkshire

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Statistics 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 Statistics.

1 8 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (44.44%) Test Scripting
2 7 (38.89%) Oracle Database
2 7 (38.89%) Oracle
2 7 (38.89%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (27.78%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 4 (22.22%) Degree
5 3 (16.67%) SLA
5 3 (16.67%) Service Management
5 3 (16.67%) ITIL
6 2 (11.11%) UNIX
6 2 (11.11%) Windows
6 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
6 2 (11.11%) MS Office
6 2 (11.11%) Java
6 2 (11.11%) SQL
6 2 (11.11%) MySQL
6 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
6 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
6 2 (11.11%) N-Tier
6 2 (11.11%) CMMI
6 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
6 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
6 2 (11.11%) Citrix
6 2 (11.11%) Finance
6 2 (11.11%) CMS
6 2 (11.11%) Perforce
6 2 (11.11%) FatWire

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Statistics 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 Statistics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
1 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 2 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS Office
2 2 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.56%) SPSS
3 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) SAN
1 1 (5.56%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (38.89%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (38.89%) Oracle Database
3 5 (27.78%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 2 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Tester
3 3 (16.67%) Performance Tester
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Support
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Web Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Functional Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Software Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Web Content Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Non-Functional Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Content Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Technician
5 1 (5.56%) Software Asset Manager
5 1 (5.56%) SPSS Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
2 1 (5.56%) Spring
2 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) N-Tier
1 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Social Media
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) UNIX
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Test Scripting
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Service Management
3 2 (11.11%) CMMI
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL V3
3 2 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Predictive Modelling
4 1 (5.56%) Network Management
4 1 (5.56%) ETL
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.56%) CHAID
4 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.56%) Workflow
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.56%) Logistic Regression
4 1 (5.56%) Cluster Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) Java
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
2 2 (11.11%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
1 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Citrix
3 2 (11.11%) Perforce
3 2 (11.11%) FatWire
4 1 (5.56%) Google
4 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) Business Objects