Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 22 November 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.

Statistics
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 56 83
Rank change year-on-year +3 +27 -15
Contract jobs citing Statistics 8 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.14% 0.16% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 0.19% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Cambridge median daily rate £425 £550 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.73% +44.74% +21.60%
10th Percentile £413 £525 £336
90th Percentile £448 £575 £506
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £550 £380
% change year-on-year -22.73% +44.74% +21.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £34.50 - -

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 Cambridge with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 588 520 791
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 83.88% 82.93% 83.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 262 533
Cambridge median daily rate £388 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +3.23% +6.90%
10th Percentile £215 £237 £262
90th Percentile £565 £550 £525
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £388 £385
% change year-on-year -3.23% +0.65% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 58 32
Cambridge median hourly rate £40.50 £38.38 £38.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.54% -1.29% +41.36%
10th Percentile £16.95 £14.63 £14.18
90th Percentile £53.00 £52.00 £60.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year +4.00% +111.27% -35.45%

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Statistics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Statistics in Cambridge

Statistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Statistics in Cambridge

Statistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Statistics in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Statistics 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Statistics.

1 7 (87.50%) Mathematics
2 6 (75.00%) Python
3 5 (62.50%) Physics
4 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (50.00%) Degree
4 4 (50.00%) C
4 4 (50.00%) C++
4 4 (50.00%) Linux
4 4 (50.00%) Machine Learning
5 3 (37.50%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (37.50%) Linux Kernel Development
5 3 (37.50%) Full Text Search
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) HTML
5 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 3 (37.50%) Electronics
5 3 (37.50%) Embedded C
5 3 (37.50%) Embedded C++
5 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
6 2 (25.00%) Biology
6 2 (25.00%) Logistic Regression
6 2 (25.00%) Cluster Analysis
6 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (25.00%) Neural Network
6 2 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (25.00%) Computational Biology
6 2 (25.00%) Keras
6 2 (25.00%) ANOVA

Statistics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 3 (37.50%) Electronics
2 2 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) C Software Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) C/C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Data Scientist
1 3 (37.50%) Embedded C Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Embedded Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Junior
2 1 (12.50%) Junior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) Keras
2 2 (25.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (25.00%) NumPy
2 2 (25.00%) Pandas
2 2 (25.00%) scikit-learn
2 2 (25.00%) TensorFlow
2 2 (25.00%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Mathematics
2 5 (62.50%) Physics
3 4 (50.00%) Machine Learning
4 3 (37.50%) Full Text Search
4 3 (37.50%) Linux Kernel Development
4 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) ANOVA
5 2 (25.00%) Bayesian Methods
5 2 (25.00%) Biology
5 2 (25.00%) Cluster Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Computational Biology
5 2 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (25.00%) Linear Algebra
5 2 (25.00%) Linear Regression
5 2 (25.00%) Logistic Regression
5 2 (25.00%) Neural Network
5 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
6 1 (12.50%) Quantitative Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) C
2 4 (50.00%) C++
3 3 (37.50%) Embedded C
3 3 (37.50%) Embedded C++
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) R
5 1 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) PhD
2 1 (12.50%) Postgraduate