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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
R
Rank 125 123 114
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Contract jobs citing R 9 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.31% 0.080% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.80% 0.24% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 6
Average daily rate £538 £378 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.38% +37.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £400 £280
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +42.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 - £42.50
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
1125 841 901
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 38.66% 33.69% 40.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 727 564 561
Average daily rate £400 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £466 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 9 12
Average hourly rate £26.75 £36.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.71% +37.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £33.00 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £42.70 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +2 8 £538 +42.38% 4
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
R
England

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 19 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 18 (94.74%) Python
3 14 (73.68%) JavaScript
3 14 (73.68%) Visualisation
4 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (57.89%) ETL
5 11 (57.89%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (47.37%) Big Data
7 8 (42.11%) Machine Learning
8 7 (36.84%) Tableau
8 7 (36.84%) Data Quality
8 7 (36.84%) MongoDB
8 7 (36.84%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (36.84%) Node.js
8 7 (36.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (36.84%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (36.84%) AngularJS
8 7 (36.84%) IaaS
8 7 (36.84%) Analytics
8 7 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (36.84%) Open Source
8 7 (36.84%) Confluence
8 7 (36.84%) JIRA
8 7 (36.84%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (36.84%) Citrix
8 7 (36.84%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (36.84%) Java
8 7 (36.84%) .NET
8 7 (36.84%) Oracle
8 7 (36.84%) Unix

R
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (36.84%) Confluence
1 7 (36.84%) Node.js
2 5 (26.32%) Apache Spark
3 4 (21.05%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (36.84%) Cloud Computing
1 7 (36.84%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Internet
2 4 (21.05%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 9 (47.37%) Big Data
3 7 (36.84%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (36.84%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (36.84%) MongoDB
4 4 (21.05%) HBase
5 2 (10.53%) Data Mining
6 1 (5.26%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) JIRA
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Data Scientist
2 6 (31.58%) Architect
2 6 (31.58%) Technical Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Scala Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Apache Spark Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Digital Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Digital Technical Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Hadoop Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Digital Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Technical Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Data Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Java Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Java Technical Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Python Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) .NET
1 7 (36.84%) AngularJS
1 7 (36.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
3 4 (21.05%) Kafka
3 4 (21.05%) Samza
3 4 (21.05%) Spark Streaming
4 2 (10.53%) Velocity
5 1 (5.26%) REST
5 1 (5.26%) scikit-learn
5 1 (5.26%) SciPy
5 1 (5.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (73.68%) Visualisation
2 11 (57.89%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Social Media
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Linux
1 7 (36.84%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) ETL
3 8 (42.11%) Machine Learning
4 7 (36.84%) Analytics
4 7 (36.84%) Open Source
5 5 (26.32%) Predictive Modelling
5 5 (26.32%) Web Accessibility
6 4 (21.05%) Migration
6 4 (21.05%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (5.26%) Data Analytics
8 1 (5.26%) Deep Learning
8 1 (5.26%) Information Retrieval
8 1 (5.26%) Operations Research
8 1 (5.26%) SOA
8 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) Python
2 14 (73.68%) JavaScript
3 7 (36.84%) Java
4 4 (21.05%) HiveQL
4 4 (21.05%) Ruby
4 4 (21.05%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) PhD
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (36.84%) StatsD
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Apigee
1 7 (36.84%) Citrix
1 7 (36.84%) Mashery
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle
1 7 (36.84%) Tableau
1 7 (36.84%) Teradata
2 1 (5.26%) VMware
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