Period
to 20 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 20 September 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
South West > Devon
6 months to
20 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 51 57
Contract jobs citing R 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon - 0.85% 0.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.17% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Devon median daily rate - £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.26% +11.76%
South West median daily rate £475 £425 £475
% change year-on-year +11.76% -10.53% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Devon median hourly rate - - -
South West 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 Devon with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 288 184 256
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 46.68% 39.23% 43.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 93 146
Devon median daily rate £400 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +21.21%
10th Percentile £310 £263 £300
90th Percentile £600 £488 £500
South West median daily rate £438 £415 £375
% change year-on-year +5.42% +10.67% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 5 13
Devon median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% -8.24%
10th Percentile £26.30 £33.75 £29.50
90th Percentile £51.63 £43.25 £47.65
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £43.25
% change year-on-year +5.88% -1.73% +8.13%

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for R in Devon

R
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for R in Devon