Period
to 11 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Statistics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Statistics over the 6 months to 11 July 2020 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.

Statistics
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
11 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 61 99 115
Rank change year-on-year +38 +16 +10
Contract jobs citing Statistics 3 8 12
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.44% 0.51% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.58% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 6
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +1.24%
10th Percentile £463 £378 £265
90th Percentile £488 £525 £491
South East median daily rate £475 £388 £421
% change year-on-year +22.58% -7.85% +24.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £51.25
South East median hourly rate £19.50 £22.93 £33.25
% change year-on-year -14.96% -31.04% -

Statistics is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 556 1,391 1,723
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 81.89% 88.54% 83.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 751 910
Median daily rate £438 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.38% -
10th Percentile £280 £256 £250
90th Percentile £638 £588 £556
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £435
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 71 96
Median hourly rate £16.00 £24.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +65.52% -10.77%
10th Percentile £11.83 £11.25 £10.54
90th Percentile £42.00 £48.75 £47.50
Median hourly rate £28.75 £31.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year -8.73% +34.04% +17.50%

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Statistics as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Statistics in Buckinghamshire

Statistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Statistics in Buckinghamshire.

Daily rate trend for Statistics in Buckinghamshire

Statistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Statistics in Buckinghamshire.

Hourly rate trend for Statistics in Buckinghamshire

Statistics
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 Statistics within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 11 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +37 3 £475 +18.75% 1
Statistics
South East

For the 6 months to 11 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Statistics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Statistics.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) Data Mining
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Statistical Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Operations Research
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 2 (66.67%) Azure
2 2 (66.67%) AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Predictive Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) NumPy
2 2 (66.67%) R
2 2 (66.67%) Machine Learning
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 2 (66.67%) GCP
2 2 (66.67%) scikit-learn
2 2 (66.67%) Data Extraction
2 2 (66.67%) Keras
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Thinking
2 2 (66.67%) Data Science
2 2 (66.67%) Decision-Making
2 2 (66.67%) PyTorch

Statistics
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Azure
1 2 (66.67%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data
1 2 (66.67%) Data Mining
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Data Scientist
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Applications Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Keras
1 2 (66.67%) NumPy
1 2 (66.67%) PyTorch
1 2 (66.67%) scikit-learn
1 2 (66.67%) TensorFlow
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) LINQ
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Thinking
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Data Extraction
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) Data Science
1 2 (66.67%) Decision-Making
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Machine Learning
1 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
1 2 (66.67%) Operations Research
1 2 (66.67%) Predictive Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Statistical Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Data Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) R
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) MCAD
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) MCPD
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft