Period
to 5 June 2020

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 5 June 2020 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
5 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 166 273 -
Rank change year-on-year +107 - -
Contract jobs citing R Markdown 1 1 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London 0.028% 0.012% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.19% 0.069% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £300 - -
London median daily rate £300 £450 -
% change year-on-year -33.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 514 1,455 1,540
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 14.29% 17.56% 17.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 1,091 1,180
Median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £263 £330 £300
90th Percentile £675 £670 £638
London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 21
Median hourly rate £35.00 £19.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +77.22% -1.25% -23.57%
10th Percentile £23.55 £13.54 £12.50
90th Percentile £37.25 £37.25 £33.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year +7.69% +58.54% -9.56%

R Markdown
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing R Markdown as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for R Markdown in Central London

R Markdown
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing R Markdown within the Central London region over the 6 months to 5 June 2020. 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
City of London - 1 £300 -
R Markdown
London

For the 6 months to 5 June 2020, 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%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) CDISC
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (100.00%) Reproducible Research

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%) Apache Spark
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Reproducible Research
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) CDISC