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 May 2015 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistics
Rank 108 87 95
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +8
Contract jobs citing Statistics 9 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.46% 0.90% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.62% 3.44% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 1
Average daily rate
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£380 £263 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.76% -30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
+5.38% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.99 £22.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-28.94% +55.17%
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
555 465 347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 28.24% 26.24% 26.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 292 186
Average daily rate £375 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £442
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 14 17
Average hourly rate £13.25 £15.00 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.68% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.45 £11.13 £10.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.00 £30.75 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% -

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 May 2015. 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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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 -20 8 £380 +44.76%
Bradford - 1 - -
Statistics
Yorkshire

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 9 (45.00%) ITIL
2 8 (40.00%) Remedy
3 6 (30.00%) 3G
3 6 (30.00%) ISUP
3 6 (30.00%) SCCP
3 6 (30.00%) RTP
3 6 (30.00%) SS7
3 6 (30.00%) HNC
3 6 (30.00%) SMS
3 6 (30.00%) 2G
3 6 (30.00%) SIGTRAN
3 6 (30.00%) MGW
3 6 (30.00%) Network Architecture
3 6 (30.00%) 4G
3 6 (30.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 4 (20.00%) SQL
6 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (15.00%) Service Management
6 3 (15.00%) Change Management
6 3 (15.00%) Finance
6 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (15.00%) Financial Modelling
6 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (10.00%) IaaS
7 2 (10.00%) Analytics

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 1 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) 3G
1 6 (30.00%) ISUP
1 6 (30.00%) SCCP
1 6 (30.00%) RTP
1 6 (30.00%) SS7
1 6 (30.00%) SMS
1 6 (30.00%) 2G
1 6 (30.00%) SIGTRAN
1 6 (30.00%) MGW
1 6 (30.00%) 4G
2 2 (10.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Local Government
2 1 (5.00%) Publishing
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Report Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) MI Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) DBA
4 1 (5.00%) Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) SQL DBA
4 1 (5.00%) Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) PKI
2 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (10.00%) Economics
2 2 (10.00%) NHS
3 1 (5.00%) Applied Mathematics
3 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) CentOS
1 2 (10.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) Network Architecture
3 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (15.00%) Service Management
4 3 (15.00%) Change Management
4 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.00%) Financial Modelling
4 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (10.00%) Analytics
5 2 (10.00%) Line Management
5 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.00%) Operations Research
5 2 (10.00%) Workflow
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) HNC
1 6 (30.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Remedy
2 2 (10.00%) Splunk
3 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds