The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 139 106 109
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +3
Contract jobs citing Statistics 7 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.24% 0.74% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.87% 2.71% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 5
Average daily rate £480 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £320 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £675 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
- -13.51%
Statistics
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
803 702 643
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 27.63% 27.37% 28.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 559 437 349
Average daily rate £403 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £480 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 44 20
Average hourly rate £16.00 £12.25 £13.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.61% -10.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.18 £9.47 £10.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.05 £18.75 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Statistics
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Statistics Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Statistics
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Statistics across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Statistics Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Statistics
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Statistics Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Statistics
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 Statistics within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 12 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 -25 3 £475 +18.75% 2
South Yorkshire - 3 £480 -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Statistics 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 Statistics.

1 15 (57.69%) SQL
2 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (46.15%) T-SQL
3 12 (46.15%) Data Quality
4 11 (42.31%) Software Testing
4 11 (42.31%) PL/SQL
4 11 (42.31%) ISEB
4 11 (42.31%) Data Modelling
4 11 (42.31%) Informatica
4 11 (42.31%) Oracle
4 11 (42.31%) Migration
5 10 (38.46%) ETL
6 8 (30.77%) ERwin
7 5 (19.23%) SAS
7 5 (19.23%) VBA
8 4 (15.38%) GSM
8 4 (15.38%) UMTS
8 4 (15.38%) 3G
8 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
8 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
8 4 (15.38%) 2G
8 4 (15.38%) Radio Access Network
8 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (15.38%) 4G
9 3 (11.54%) Analytics
9 3 (11.54%) Degree
9 3 (11.54%) Retail
9 3 (11.54%) Validation
10 2 (7.69%) Workflow

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Statistics 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 Statistics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (19.23%) SAS
2 1 (3.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (3.85%) CMS
2 1 (3.85%) Drupal
2 1 (3.85%) ExpressionEngine
2 1 (3.85%) Foswiki
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) Joomla!
2 1 (3.85%) Liferay
2 1 (3.85%) Magnolia
2 1 (3.85%) MediaWiki
2 1 (3.85%) TWiki
2 1 (3.85%) TYPO3
2 1 (3.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (3.85%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) 2G
1 4 (15.38%) 3G
1 4 (15.38%) 4G
1 4 (15.38%) GSM
1 4 (15.38%) Radio Access Network
1 4 (15.38%) UMTS
2 1 (3.85%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) MS Access
2 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) Big Data
3 1 (3.85%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.85%) DTS
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) ERwin
2 1 (3.85%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.54%) Retail
3 2 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.85%) Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Finance
4 1 (3.85%) Publishing
4 1 (3.85%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Tester
2 8 (30.77%) ETL Tester
3 4 (15.38%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Data Programmer
4 2 (7.69%) Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Programmer
4 2 (7.69%) RAN Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) SAS Programmer
4 2 (7.69%) Service Manager
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Programmer
4 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Credit Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Credit Risk Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Risk Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) SAS Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) SAS Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) SAS Developer
5 1 (3.85%) SAS Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) ADO
2 1 (3.85%) CSS
2 1 (3.85%) SOAP
2 1 (3.85%) Web Services
2 1 (3.85%) XML
2 1 (3.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Credit Risk
2 2 (7.69%) Economics
2 2 (7.69%) Informatics
2 2 (7.69%) Life Science
2 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.85%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (3.85%) NHS
3 1 (3.85%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Data Modelling
1 11 (42.31%) Migration
1 11 (42.31%) Software Testing
2 10 (38.46%) ETL
3 3 (11.54%) Analytics
3 3 (11.54%) Validation
4 2 (7.69%) Change Management
4 2 (7.69%) Customer Analytics
4 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 2 (7.69%) Data Management
4 2 (7.69%) Data Validation
4 2 (7.69%) Econometrics
4 2 (7.69%) Operations Research
4 2 (7.69%) Performance Management
4 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 2 (7.69%) Service Continuity Management
4 2 (7.69%) Service Management
4 2 (7.69%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (7.69%) Supplier Management
4 2 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) SQL
2 12 (46.15%) T-SQL
3 11 (42.31%) PL/SQL
4 5 (19.23%) VBA
5 1 (3.85%) Java
5 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) ISEB
2 3 (11.54%) Degree
3 2 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (7.69%) Postgraduate
3 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (46.15%) Data Quality
2 2 (7.69%) RMADS
3 1 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (42.31%) Informatica
2 11 (42.31%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) SAP
4 1 (3.85%) Adobe
4 1 (3.85%) Ericsson
4 1 (3.85%) Nokia
4 1 (3.85%) Progress