Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derby 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 14 December 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
Derbyshire > Derby
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 33 41
Rank change year-on-year -11 +8 -1
Contract jobs citing R 2 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 0.48% 2.57% 1.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.80% 12.50% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 4
Derby median daily rate - £413 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +37.50% -45.45%
Derbyshire median daily rate £375 £413 £300
% change year-on-year -9.09% +37.50% -45.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Derby median hourly rate - - -
Derbyshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Derby with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Derby
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 111 72 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 26.75% 20.57% 24.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 46 51
Derby median daily rate £408 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.43% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £275 £169 £250
90th Percentile £550 £565 £438
Derbyshire median daily rate £400 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% +1.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 5
Derby median hourly rate £48.00 £40.75 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.79% +219.61% -
10th Percentile £32.80 £37.73 £9.90
90th Percentile £55.90 £43.18 £30.45
Derbyshire median hourly rate £31.15 £40.75 £15.13
% change year-on-year -23.56% +169.42% -31.25%

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Derby

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

Job vacancy trend for R in Derby

R
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derby

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

Contractor daily rate trend for R in Derby

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Derby region with a requirement for R.

1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Simulink
2 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Retail

R
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derby 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Data Scientist
2 1 (50.00%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft