Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Statistics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Statistics over the 6 months to 18 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.

Statistics
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 97 -
Rank change year-on-year +13 - +89
Contract jobs citing Statistics 7 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.53% 0.27% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.31% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Cheshire median daily rate £300 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
North West median daily rate £325 £370 £300
% change year-on-year -12.16% +23.33% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - £9.00 -
North West median hourly rate - £9.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -52.63% +18.75%

Statistics is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1122 1276 1769
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 84.17% 86.33% 84.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 803 914 1164
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.60% +9.35%
10th Percentile £263 £241 £275
90th Percentile £619 £613 £600
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 32 58
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £19.64 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.82% +12.24% -5.41%
10th Percentile £11.03 £13.00 £12.81
90th Percentile £35.00 £38.93 £35.75
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £23.50 £30.52
% change year-on-year +14.89% -23.00% +64.97%

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Statistics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Statistics in Cheshire

Statistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Statistics in Cheshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Statistics in Cheshire

Statistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics in Cheshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Statistics in Cheshire

Statistics
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Crewe - 3 £300 -
Chester - 2 £281 -
Statistics
North West

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Statistics 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Statistics.

1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) Quality Management
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (42.86%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
2 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
2 3 (42.86%) Data Mining
2 3 (42.86%) ETL
2 3 (42.86%) Data Management
2 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Data Cleansing
2 3 (42.86%) Reference Data
2 3 (42.86%) Data Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) Trello
2 3 (42.86%) Data Quality
2 3 (42.86%) Big Data
2 3 (42.86%) Master Data Management
2 3 (42.86%) Slack
2 3 (42.86%) Reference Data Management
2 3 (42.86%) Geospatial Data
2 3 (42.86%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (14.29%) Gantt Chart
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring

Statistics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (42.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Slack
1 3 (42.86%) Trello
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) GSM
1 1 (14.29%) LTE
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) SMS
1 1 (14.29%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Big Data
1 3 (42.86%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (42.86%) Data Mining
1 3 (42.86%) Geospatial Data
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Data Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Data Steward
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Optimisation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Reference Data
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
1 3 (42.86%) Data Architecture
1 3 (42.86%) Data Cleansing
1 3 (42.86%) Data Management
1 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
1 3 (42.86%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 3 (42.86%) ETL
1 3 (42.86%) Master Data Management
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
1 3 (42.86%) Quality Management
1 3 (42.86%) Reference Data Management
2 1 (14.29%) Gantt Chart
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
2 1 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Physics
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Amdocs OSS
1 1 (14.29%) FortiGate
1 1 (14.29%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Amdocs
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Ericsson
2 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
2 1 (14.29%) Juniper
2 1 (14.29%) Mapinfo
2 1 (14.29%) Meraki
2 1 (14.29%) NetApp
2 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) VMware