Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 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.

R
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 58 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 - -
Contract jobs citing R 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.16% 0.18% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.45% 0.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median daily rate - - -
South Wales median daily rate £300 £268 -
% change year-on-year +12.15% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - £20.50 -

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 Cardiff with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 220 203 411
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 35.89% 36.38% 47.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 149 337
Cardiff median daily rate £365 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.67% +11.94% -4.29%
10th Percentile £225 £210 £219
90th Percentile £463 £550 £450
South Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 6
Cardiff median hourly rate £18.75 £40.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.13% +196.30% -44.33%
10th Percentile £14.75 £25.20 £10.09
90th Percentile £30.83 £40.00 £20.75
South Wales median hourly rate £19.00 £55.00 £18.11
% change year-on-year -65.45% +203.74% +13.17%

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for R in Cardiff

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

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Data Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories

R
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL