The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Yorkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
R
Rank - 105 113
Contract jobs citing R 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.19% 0.079%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.56% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £363 £411
% change year-on-year
+31.03% -11.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £42.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +236.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £26.25 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+29.52% +110.00%
Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1084 713 803
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 42.20% 34.73% 31.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 736 362 453
Average daily rate £320 £300 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £409 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 31 21
Average hourly rate £29.00 £15.93 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.10% +6.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.08 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.00 £37.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
R
England

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
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
North Yorkshire - - - - 2
West Yorkshire - - - - 2
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (66.67%) Oracle
1 4 (66.67%) OLAP
1 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (66.67%) Data Mining
1 4 (66.67%) ETL
1 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) Migration
1 4 (66.67%) Essbase
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle BI EE
1 4 (66.67%) Data Migration
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle OLAP
1 4 (66.67%) Analytics
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle ODI
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 3 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle OWB
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 2 (33.33%) Puppet
3 2 (33.33%) Business Transformation
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing

R
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) OLAP
1 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (66.67%) Data Mining
1 4 (66.67%) Essbase
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle BI EE
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle OLAP
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle ODI
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle OWB
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle BI Developer
1 4 (66.67%) OBIEE Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Change Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Contracts Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ETL
1 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Migration
1 4 (66.67%) Data Migration
1 4 (66.67%) Analytics
2 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 2 (33.33%) Business Transformation
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle