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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 93 116 96
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -20
Contract jobs citing Statistics 2 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.13% 0.18% 0.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.40% 0.60% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
Median daily rate £428 £373 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.89% +12.87%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.44 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-21.38% +51.88%
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
506 670 451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 33.22% 30.59% 25.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 435 265
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £261 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 40 18
Median hourly rate £15.05 £15.38 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.11% +6.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.66 £12.00 £10.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.68 £19.50 £21.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.91 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-5.46% +19.61%

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Statistics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 7 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
Leeds +17 2 £428 +14.89% 3
Statistics
Yorkshire

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Statistics 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 Statistics.

1 7 (41.18%) Scala
1 7 (41.18%) Hadoop
1 7 (41.18%) Machine Learning
1 7 (41.18%) Apache Spark
2 6 (35.29%) Mathematics
2 6 (35.29%) Java
2 6 (35.29%) SAS
3 5 (29.41%) Python
3 5 (29.41%) R
3 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) Degree
3 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (23.53%) High Availability
4 4 (23.53%) TDD
4 4 (23.53%) Open Source
4 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) Finance
4 4 (23.53%) Validation
4 4 (23.53%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) SPSS
5 3 (17.65%) PhD
5 3 (17.65%) Credit Risk
5 3 (17.65%) MATLAB
5 3 (17.65%) Operations Research
5 3 (17.65%) Economics
5 3 (17.65%) Credit Risk Modelling
6 2 (11.76%) Algorithms
6 2 (11.76%) Analytics
6 2 (11.76%) Markov Chain
6 2 (11.76%) HBase

Statistics
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 7 (41.18%) Apache Spark
2 6 (35.29%) SAS
3 1 (5.88%) IBM Notes
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) SPSS
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) 2G
1 1 (5.88%) 3G
1 1 (5.88%) 4G
1 1 (5.88%) GSM
1 1 (5.88%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (5.88%) UMTS
1 1 (5.88%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) Hadoop
2 2 (11.76%) Apache Hive
2 2 (11.76%) Big Data
2 2 (11.76%) Data Mining
2 2 (11.76%) HBase
3 1 (5.88%) Base SAS
3 1 (5.88%) Mahout
3 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Scala Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Java Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Java Scala Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Apache Spark Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Data Scientist
4 3 (17.65%) Hadoop Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Java Hadoop Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Credit Risk Modeller
6 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Data Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) RAN Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) SAS Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) SAS Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) SAS Modeller
6 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Statistical Modeller
6 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Cascading
1 1 (5.88%) Node.js
1 1 (5.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Mathematics
2 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (17.65%) Credit Risk
3 3 (17.65%) Economics
4 2 (11.76%) Algorithms
4 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 2 (11.76%) Neural Network
4 2 (11.76%) Physics
5 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
5 1 (5.88%) Graphic Design
5 1 (5.88%) NHS
5 1 (5.88%) Psychology
5 1 (5.88%) Social Network
5 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Machine Learning
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) High Availability
3 4 (23.53%) Open Source
3 4 (23.53%) Project Management
3 4 (23.53%) TDD
3 4 (23.53%) Validation
4 3 (17.65%) Credit Risk Modelling
4 3 (17.65%) Operations Research
5 2 (11.76%) Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) Econometrics
5 2 (11.76%) Markov Chain
5 2 (11.76%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Actionable Insight
6 1 (5.88%) Coaching
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.88%) Credit Risk Management
6 1 (5.88%) Customer Insight
6 1 (5.88%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (5.88%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) Scala
2 6 (35.29%) Java
3 5 (29.41%) Python
3 5 (29.41%) R
4 4 (23.53%) SQL
5 3 (17.65%) MATLAB
6 2 (11.76%) C++
7 1 (5.88%) Perl
7 1 (5.88%) SAS Macro
7 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) PhD
3 1 (5.88%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Ericsson
1 1 (5.88%) Lotus
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.88%) Nokia
1 1 (5.88%) Teradata