Period
to 19 October 2018

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 19 October 2018 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 35 37
Rank change year-on-year -14 +2 +5
Contract jobs citing R 9 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 2.68% 4.41% 0.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.72% 8.33% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Canary Wharf median daily rate £455 £563 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.11% +38.46% -24.42%
10th Percentile £411 £519 £333
90th Percentile £499 £616 £474
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £455 £563 £406
% change year-on-year -19.11% +38.46% -32.29%
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 242 144 129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 72.02% 52.94% 42.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 111 91
Canary Wharf median daily rate £525 £575 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.70% +27.78% -10.00%
10th Percentile £393 £390 £313
90th Percentile £600 £650 £610
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £525 £575 £450
% change year-on-year -8.70% +27.78% -10.00%
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 19 October 2018, 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 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) Python
2 8 (88.89%) ETL
3 7 (77.78%) Hadoop
3 7 (77.78%) Algorithms
3 7 (77.78%) Apache Spark
3 7 (77.78%) Data Science
4 6 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (66.67%) Analytics
5 5 (55.56%) Scala
5 5 (55.56%) Machine Learning
5 5 (55.56%) DevOps
5 5 (55.56%) Mathematics
5 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (55.56%) MATLAB
5 5 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (44.44%) Data Mining
6 4 (44.44%) Oracle
6 4 (44.44%) SAS
6 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (44.44%) Visualisation
6 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (44.44%) Power BI
6 4 (44.44%) Data Lake
6 4 (44.44%) HBase
6 4 (44.44%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (44.44%) Natural Language Processing
6 4 (44.44%) Tableau

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 7 (77.78%) Apache Spark
2 4 (44.44%) SAS
3 3 (33.33%) Apache Solr
3 3 (33.33%) Confluence
3 3 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Chatbot
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (33.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Kerberos
1 3 (33.33%) SSL
1 3 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) Hadoop
2 5 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (44.44%) Data Lake
3 4 (44.44%) Data Mining
3 4 (44.44%) HBase
3 4 (44.44%) Power BI
4 3 (33.33%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (33.33%) Apache Hive
4 3 (33.33%) Big Data
4 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
4 3 (33.33%) Parquet
4 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (11.11%) Cosmos DB
5 1 (11.11%) HDInsight
5 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
5 1 (11.11%) Neo4j
5 1 (11.11%) Redis
5 1 (11.11%) SAP HANA
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) FishEye
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 3 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Big Data Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Data Scientist
2 3 (33.33%) Hadoop Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Coach
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Data Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Excel Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Graduate
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Data Scientist
3 1 (11.11%) MATLAB Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Python Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Kafka
1 4 (44.44%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) HTML5
2 3 (33.33%) Play Framework
2 3 (33.33%) React
2 3 (33.33%) TensorFlow
2 3 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) Caffe
3 2 (22.22%) Keras
3 2 (22.22%) Theano
4 1 (11.11%) GraphX
4 1 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Algorithms
2 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (33.33%) Fintech
4 1 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) ETL
2 7 (77.78%) Data Science
3 6 (66.67%) Analytics
3 6 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (55.56%) DevOps
4 5 (55.56%) Machine Learning
4 5 (55.56%) Mathematics
5 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (44.44%) Data Visualisation
5 4 (44.44%) Statistical Modelling
5 4 (44.44%) Visualisation
6 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
6 3 (33.33%) Disruptive Innovation
6 3 (33.33%) ETL Development
6 3 (33.33%) Exploratory Data Analysis
6 3 (33.33%) Mathematical Modelling
6 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Python
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) MATLAB
2 5 (55.56%) Scala
3 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) Perl
4 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) Master's Degree
2 2 (22.22%) PhD
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) HDFS
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Ansible
1 3 (33.33%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
1 4 (44.44%) Tableau
2 3 (33.33%) Atlassian
2 3 (33.33%) Hortonworks
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Alteryx
3 2 (22.22%) Google
4 1 (11.11%) Databricks
4 1 (11.11%) Informatica
4 1 (11.11%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (11.11%) Talend