The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited R over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing R 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £400 £285
% change year-on-year
+37.50% +40.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.63 - £42.50
R
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
207 166 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 29.66% 24.02% 30.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 91 103
Average daily rate £368 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £473 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 3
Average hourly rate £43.50 £28.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.63% +5.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing R across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

R Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

R
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

R Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire