The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for R skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited R over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
R
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 82 75 -
Rank change year-on-year -7 -  
Contract jobs citing R 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.19% 0.19% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.68% 0.60% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £140 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -56.92% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £475 £600
% change year-on-year -6.57% -20.83%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 -
% change year-on-year -5.26% -  

R is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 296 333 369
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 28.74% 31.93% 30.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 192 198
Median daily rate £363 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +10.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 4
Median hourly rate £22.00 £38.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.85% +35.08%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £29.10 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.00 £39.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing R as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for R in Buckinghamshire

R
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing R in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for R in Buckinghamshire

R
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing R within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Marlow - 1 - - 1
R
South East

R
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing R also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for R.

1 4 (66.67%) Python
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Quantitative Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Data Extraction
2 2 (33.33%) Predictive Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) PowerPivot
2 2 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 2 (33.33%) Deep Learning
2 2 (33.33%) Pandas
2 2 (33.33%) scikit-learn
2 2 (33.33%) Dashboard Development
2 2 (33.33%) Theano
2 2 (33.33%) XGBoost
2 2 (33.33%) Keras
2 2 (33.33%) Torch
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) Data Mining
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VBA
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Statistics
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis

R
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Mining
1 2 (33.33%) PowerPivot
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Data Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Data Modeller
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Excel Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Machine Learning Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Report Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Keras
1 2 (33.33%) Pandas
1 2 (33.33%) scikit-learn
1 2 (33.33%) Theano
1 2 (33.33%) Torch
1 2 (33.33%) XGBoost
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Dashboard Development
1 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Data Extraction
1 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 2 (33.33%) Deep Learning
1 2 (33.33%) Machine Learning
1 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 2 (33.33%) Predictive Modelling
1 2 (33.33%) Quantitative Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Statistics
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
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