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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 20 May 2022 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 151 118 141
Rank change year-on-year -33 +23 +47
Contract jobs citing Statistics 35 37 18
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.83% 1.32% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 1.44% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 12
10th Percentile £354 £425 £358
25th Percentile £438 £477 £455
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £625 £510
Median % change year-on-year -12.00% +22.55% -0.97%
75th Percentile £606 £675 £547
90th Percentile £619 £695 £575
Central London median daily rate £550 £555 £513
% change year-on-year -0.90% +8.29% +1.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
10th Percentile £37.15 - -
25th Percentile £38.50 £21.73 £24.50
Median hourly rate £47.00 £23.45 £25.00
Median % change year-on-year +100.43% -6.20% -28.57%
75th Percentile £56.88 £25.18 £32.38
90th Percentile £59.80 - £36.50
Central London median hourly rate £47.00 £20.00 £29.34
% change year-on-year +135.00% -31.83% -16.18%

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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,870 2,566 2,835
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.36% 91.28% 88.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,929 1,871 2,107
10th Percentile £388 £338 £338
25th Percentile £475 £431 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £513
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% +2.44% -2.38%
75th Percentile £688 £625 £600
90th Percentile £775 £710 £675
Central London median daily rate £575 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 27 51
10th Percentile £18.50 £8.00 £12.42
25th Percentile £21.00 £12.19 £14.19
Median hourly rate £40.50 £22.50 £24.00
Median % change year-on-year +80.00% -6.25% +21.52%
75th Percentile £55.25 £28.38 £39.00
90th Percentile £64.45 £39.55 £52.25
Central London median hourly rate £40.50 £20.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year +102.50% -17.08% +22.13%

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Statistics as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Statistics in the City of London

Statistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Statistics in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Statistics in the City of London

Statistics
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Statistics in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Statistics in the City of London

Statistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Statistics in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Statistics in the City of London

Statistics
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Statistics in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 May 2022.

Hourly rate histogram for Statistics in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 May 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Statistics 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 City of London region with a requirement for Statistics.

1 21 (60.00%) Python
2 17 (48.57%) Degree
3 15 (42.86%) Finance
4 14 (40.00%) Mathematics
4 14 (40.00%) Computer Science
5 12 (34.29%) Azure
5 12 (34.29%) Analytics
6 11 (31.43%) Physics
7 10 (28.57%) PhD
7 10 (28.57%) C++
7 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 10 (28.57%) Data Science
8 9 (25.71%) SQL
8 9 (25.71%) Front Office
8 9 (25.71%) Banking
9 8 (22.86%) Investment Banking
9 8 (22.86%) Validation
9 8 (22.86%) AWS
9 8 (22.86%) Hadoop
9 8 (22.86%) Big Data
9 8 (22.86%) Model Validation
10 7 (20.00%) Social Skills
10 7 (20.00%) Data Pipeline
10 7 (20.00%) Machine Learning
10 7 (20.00%) R
10 7 (20.00%) Apache Spark
11 6 (17.14%) Performance Metrics
11 6 (17.14%) TensorFlow
11 6 (17.14%) Workflow
11 6 (17.14%) Microsoft

Statistics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 7 (20.00%) Apache Spark
2 5 (14.29%) Apache Airflow
2 5 (14.29%) Luigi
3 2 (5.71%) Jupyter
4 1 (2.86%) ArcGIS
4 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MoSes
2 1 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.86%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (34.29%) Azure
2 8 (22.86%) AWS
3 5 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (14.29%) Amazon EMR
3 5 (14.29%) Amazon SQS
3 5 (14.29%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.86%) Big Data
2 8 (22.86%) Hadoop
3 5 (14.29%) Amazon Athena
3 5 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (14.29%) Amazon Redshift
3 5 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (14.29%) Data Mining
3 5 (14.29%) MySQL
3 5 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 5 (14.29%) Presto
3 5 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.71%) Apache Hive
4 2 (5.71%) Tableau
5 1 (2.86%) GIS
5 1 (2.86%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Bitbucket
1 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 5 (14.29%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (42.86%) Finance
2 9 (25.71%) Banking
2 9 (25.71%) Front Office
3 8 (22.86%) Investment Banking
4 7 (20.00%) Social Skills
5 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.86%) Influencing Skills
6 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.86%) Presentation Skills
6 1 (2.86%) Public Sector
6 1 (2.86%) Spanish Language
6 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Analyst
2 8 (22.86%) Data Scientist
2 8 (22.86%) Qualitative Analyst
2 8 (22.86%) Quantitative Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Administrator
3 5 (14.29%) Big Data Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Data Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Hadoop Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.71%) Business Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Data Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Senior Data Scientist
5 1 (2.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Configuration Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Mac Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Risk Business Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Scrum Master
5 1 (2.86%) Statistician
5 1 (2.86%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) TensorFlow
2 5 (14.29%) Kafka
3 4 (11.43%) Matplotlib
3 4 (11.43%) PyTorch
4 2 (5.71%) NumPy
4 2 (5.71%) Pandas
5 1 (2.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (14.29%) Derivative
2 5 (14.29%) Equities
2 5 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 5 (14.29%) Reinsurance
3 4 (11.43%) Social Media
4 3 (8.57%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.86%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Linux
1 5 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (2.86%) Mac OS
2 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 14 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 12 (34.29%) Analytics
3 11 (31.43%) Physics
4 10 (28.57%) Data Science
5 8 (22.86%) Model Validation
5 8 (22.86%) Validation
6 7 (20.00%) Data Pipeline
6 7 (20.00%) Machine Learning
7 6 (17.14%) Actionable Insight
7 6 (17.14%) Dashboard Development
7 6 (17.14%) Performance Metrics
7 6 (17.14%) Workflow
8 5 (14.29%) Data Munging
8 5 (14.29%) DevOps
8 5 (14.29%) Informatics
8 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 5 (14.29%) Linear Algebra
8 5 (14.29%) OO
8 5 (14.29%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (60.00%) Python
2 10 (28.57%) C++
3 9 (25.71%) SQL
4 7 (20.00%) R
5 6 (17.14%) Java
6 5 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 5 (14.29%) Scala
Qualifications
1 17 (48.57%) Degree
2 10 (28.57%) PhD
3 6 (17.14%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (14.29%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.86%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Apple
2 1 (2.86%) Maconomy
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle