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 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Statistics
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 39 - 34
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Statistics 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.32% - 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% - 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £500 - £210
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £380 £375
% change year-on-year -11.18% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £13.00 £17.30
% change year-on-year +200.00% -24.85%  

Statistics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 262 335 248
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 83.17% 82.11% 75.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 209 161
Median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 26 15
Median hourly rate £36.75 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.00% +36.36%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £57.50 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing Statistics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Statistics in Cambridge.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Statistics in Cambridge

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 2 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) Data Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) scikit-learn
2 1 (50.00%) Power BI
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Kibana
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) NumPy
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) R
2 1 (50.00%) Applied Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) Java

Statistics
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Power BI
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) NumPy
1 1 (50.00%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Applied Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) R
1 1 (50.00%) Scala
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Kibana