The first 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 104 109 114
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Contract jobs citing Statistics 6 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.26% 0.29% 0.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.11% 1.28% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 4
Average daily rate
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£311 £484 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.69% +69.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £484 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £484 £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £300 £363
% change year-on-year
+14.58% -17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £12.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
- +38.46%
Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
540 468 467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.98% 22.29% 18.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 245 231
Average daily rate £340 £304 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% -6.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £473 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 40 22
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.51 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £39.50 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -20.32%
Statistics
England

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
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 29 July 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
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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 +7 5 £313 -35.43% 7
East Yorkshire - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
South Yorkshire - - - - 1
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 9 (34.62%) ITIL
2 8 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (30.77%) Test Scripting
3 7 (26.92%) Oracle Database
3 7 (26.92%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
3 7 (26.92%) Oracle
3 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
4 6 (23.08%) Service Management
4 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
4 6 (23.08%) Degree
5 5 (19.23%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (15.38%) SLA
6 4 (15.38%) DSL
6 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
6 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
6 4 (15.38%) Asset Management
6 4 (15.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (11.54%) ITIL V3
7 3 (11.54%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (11.54%) COBIT
7 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
7 3 (11.54%) CMS
7 3 (11.54%) Finance
7 3 (11.54%) Perforce
7 3 (11.54%) FatWire
7 3 (11.54%) Hibernate
7 3 (11.54%) Cisco
7 3 (11.54%) MySQL
7 3 (11.54%) N-Tier

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 3 (11.54%) WebLogic
1 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
1 3 (11.54%) CMS
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) MS Office
2 3 (11.54%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (7.69%) SPSS
4 1 (3.85%) Stata
4 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) DSL
2 2 (7.69%) SAN
3 1 (3.85%) Internet
3 1 (3.85%) Firewall
3 1 (3.85%) NAS
3 1 (3.85%) LAN
3 1 (3.85%) WAN
3 1 (3.85%) SMTP
3 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (26.92%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (26.92%) Oracle Database
3 5 (19.23%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (11.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Eclipse
2 2 (7.69%) JIRA
3 1 (3.85%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
2 2 (7.69%) Billing
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Support Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Tester
3 4 (15.38%) Software Asset Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Software Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Applications Support
4 3 (11.54%) Test Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Performance Tester
4 3 (11.54%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Telecoms Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) MI Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Test Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Functional Test Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Non-Functional Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Technician
6 1 (3.85%) Functional Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) Hibernate
2 2 (7.69%) XML
3 1 (3.85%) Spring
3 1 (3.85%) HTML
3 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.54%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.85%) NHS
3 1 (3.85%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (3.85%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (3.85%) Informatics
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) UNIX
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) ITIL
2 8 (30.77%) Test Scripting
3 6 (23.08%) Service Management
4 4 (15.38%) Asset Management
5 3 (11.54%) ITIL V3
6 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) Predictive Modelling
6 2 (7.69%) CMMI
6 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.85%) CHAID
7 1 (3.85%) Benchmarking
7 1 (3.85%) Project Management
7 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.85%) Migration
7 1 (3.85%) Scrum
7 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.85%) Data Analysis
7 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.85%) Statistical Analysis
7 1 (3.85%) Logistic Regression
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) Java
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (7.69%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
2 3 (11.54%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
1 1 (3.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Oracle
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Perforce
2 3 (11.54%) FatWire
2 3 (11.54%) Cisco
3 2 (7.69%) Citrix
3 2 (7.69%) Avaya
4 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.85%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) Business Objects
Yorkshire and the Humber
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago