Period
to 17 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for R Markdown skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited R Markdown over the 6 months to 17 October 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 Markdown
London > Central London
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 249 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing R Markdown 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.013% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.079% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Central London median daily rate - - -
London median daily rate £450 - £525
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Central London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - - -

R Markdown is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1,267 1,571 1,202
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 16.66% 17.26% 14.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 996 1,176 914
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £493
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +1.52% +9.44%
10th Percentile £300 £266 £275
90th Percentile £650 £650 £675
London median daily rate £500 £500 £488
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 43 13
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +17.65% -9.21%
10th Percentile £18.09 £13.20 £11.58
90th Percentile £60.70 £33.60 £27.50
London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £20.22
% change year-on-year +13.64% +8.82% +15.53%

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, IT contractor jobs citing R Markdown 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 Central London region with a requirement for R Markdown.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) ArcGIS
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
1 1 (100.00%) AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Trello
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) RStudio
1 1 (100.00%) Data Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Power BI
1 1 (100.00%) Spatial Data
1 1 (100.00%) Data Science
1 1 (100.00%) Power Platform

R Markdown
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 (100.00%) ArcGIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub
1 1 (100.00%) Power Platform
1 1 (100.00%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Power BI
1 1 (100.00%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) RStudio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Data Scientist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Data Science
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle