Period
to 18 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 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 18 March 2019 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
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
18 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 66 36 32
Rank change year-on-year -30 -4 +4
Contract jobs citing R 5 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 1.25% 4.06% 3.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.75% 7.97% 6.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 7
Canary Wharf median daily rate £675 £575 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.39% +9.52% -
10th Percentile £613 £543 £349
90th Percentile £738 £668 £588
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £675 £575 £525
% change year-on-year +17.39% +9.52% -16.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

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 Canary Wharf with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 286 138 138
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 71.50% 50.92% 49.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 118 104
Canary Wharf median daily rate £550 £550 £543
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.38% +8.50%
10th Percentile £500 £407 £363
90th Percentile £650 £650 £650
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £550 £550 £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

Job postings citing R as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf.

Job vacancy trend for R in Canary Wharf

R
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for R in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 18 March 2019, 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for R.

1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Natural Language Processing
1 5 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 5 (100.00%) Data Science
2 4 (80.00%) Fintech
2 4 (80.00%) Big Data
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (60.00%) Apache Spark
3 3 (60.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (40.00%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (40.00%) Atlassian
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Information Retrieval
4 2 (40.00%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (40.00%) Physical Data Model
4 2 (40.00%) React
4 2 (40.00%) ETL Development
4 2 (40.00%) Parquet
4 2 (40.00%) Exploratory Data Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) JSON-LD
4 2 (40.00%) Power BI
4 2 (40.00%) Disruptive Innovation
4 2 (40.00%) Prototyping
4 2 (40.00%) Data Ingestion
4 2 (40.00%) Data Lake

R
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 3 (60.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Solr
2 2 (40.00%) Confluence
2 2 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Kerberos
1 2 (40.00%) SSL
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Big Data
2 3 (60.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Hive
3 2 (40.00%) Data Lake
3 2 (40.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (40.00%) HBase
3 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (40.00%) OrientDB
3 2 (40.00%) Parquet
3 2 (40.00%) Power BI
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) Text Mining
3 2 (40.00%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) FishEye
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Games
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (20.00%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modeller
2 1 (20.00%) Data Scientist
2 1 (20.00%) Ontologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) Apache NiFi
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) JSON
2 2 (40.00%) JSON-LD
2 2 (40.00%) Kafka
2 2 (40.00%) Play Framework
2 2 (40.00%) React
2 2 (40.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Fintech
2 3 (60.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Data Science
1 5 (100.00%) Machine Learning
2 4 (80.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (40.00%) Disruptive Innovation
3 2 (40.00%) ETL
3 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (40.00%) Ontologies
3 2 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (40.00%) RDF
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Validation
3 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) Perl
4 2 (40.00%) Scala
4 2 (40.00%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) PhD
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Ansible
1 2 (40.00%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Atlassian
1 2 (40.00%) Hortonworks
1 2 (40.00%) Tableau