The table below looks at the statistics for R skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited R over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
R
Rank 146 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing R 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.13% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£594 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £431 £280 £345
% change year-on-year
+54.01% -18.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+18.18% +4.76%
R
England

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

Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1230 790 854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 38.62% 32.83% 38.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 828 473 466
Average daily rate £350 £320 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 16 55
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

R
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

R Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

R
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

R Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

R
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing R across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

R Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

R
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

R Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

R
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing R within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 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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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
West Yorkshire - 3 £638 - 3
South Yorkshire - 1 £525 -
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing R 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 R.

1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) Python
1 7 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Java
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) Visualisation
4 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (57.14%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
4 4 (57.14%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (57.14%) Teradata
4 4 (57.14%) .NET
4 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (57.14%) Citrix
4 4 (57.14%) Machine Learning
4 4 (57.14%) Big Data
4 4 (57.14%) Tableau
4 4 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (57.14%) StatsD
4 4 (57.14%) Apigee
4 4 (57.14%) Mashery
5 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
5 3 (42.86%) IaaS
5 3 (42.86%) Analytics
5 3 (42.86%) UNIX
5 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework

R
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing R 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 R. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) Node.js
2 2 (28.57%) Apache Pig
2 2 (28.57%) SAS
2 2 (28.57%) Confluence
3 1 (14.29%) Apache
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 1 (14.29%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (42.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
2 4 (57.14%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (57.14%) Big Data
3 2 (28.57%) Apache Hive
4 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
4 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) JUnit
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Digital Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
2 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
2 3 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) Spring
3 2 (28.57%) Java EE
4 1 (14.29%) Grails
4 1 (14.29%) REST
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) WSDL
4 1 (14.29%) XML Schema
4 1 (14.29%) JAXB
4 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Visualisation
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) W3C
3 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Machine Learning
3 3 (42.86%) Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) ETL
4 2 (28.57%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) SOA
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) User Stories
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) Time Management
5 1 (14.29%) Kanban
5 1 (14.29%) Web Accessibility
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (14.29%) Feature Driven Development
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) Python
2 6 (85.71%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Groovy
3 2 (28.57%) Scala
3 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (57.14%) StatsD
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) Teradata
2 4 (57.14%) Tableau
2 4 (57.14%) Apigee
2 4 (57.14%) Mashery
3 1 (14.29%) Atlassian
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £475.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago