Period
to 14 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for R skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited R over the 6 months to 14 June 2021 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.

R
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
14 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 45 48 50
Rank change year-on-year +3 +2 +20
Contract jobs citing R 5 6 30
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.99% 1.19% 2.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.14% 2.87% 7.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 18
10th Percentile £318 £506 £404
25th Percentile £330 £516 £441
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £338 £538 £563
Median % change year-on-year -37.21% -4.44% +60.71%
75th Percentile £339 £566 £622
90th Percentile " £579 £666
East of England median daily rate £338 £475 £550
% change year-on-year -28.95% -13.64% +15.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £75.00 -
East of England median hourly rate - £65.00 -

R is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 159 209 416
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 31.55% 41.30% 38.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 144 253
10th Percentile £274 £356 £315
25th Percentile £328 £405 £370
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £475 £450
Median % change year-on-year -15.79% +5.56% +12.50%
75th Percentile £522 £538 £538
90th Percentile £613 £604 £632
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 4 36
10th Percentile £11.25 £45.38 £16.63
25th Percentile £16.81 £45.94 £41.25
Median hourly rate £27.75 £47.50 £47.00
Median % change year-on-year -41.58% +1.06% +17.50%
75th Percentile £49.19 £55.31 £50.00
90th Percentile £60.00 £67.13 £51.88
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £24.70 £45.00
% change year-on-year +72.06% -45.11% +12.50%

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing R as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for R in Cambridgeshire

R
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing R in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for R in Cambridgeshire

R
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing R in Cambridgeshire.

Hourly rate trend for R in Cambridgeshire

R
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing R within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 14 June 2021. 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
Cambridge +12 5 £338 -37.21% 1
R
East of England

For the 6 months to 14 June 2021, IT contractor jobs citing R 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for R.

1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Visualisation
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (60.00%) ETL
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 3 (60.00%) Power BI
3 3 (60.00%) Power Platform
4 1 (20.00%) Apache Spark
4 1 (20.00%) Apache
4 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (20.00%) Tableau
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Automotive
4 1 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) Life Science
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) Git (software)

R
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (60.00%) Power BI
2 1 (20.00%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Automotive
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Data Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Tableau Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Data Analysis
1 4 (80.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (60.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle