Period
to 18 November 2018

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 18 November 2018 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 53 43
Rank change year-on-year +4 -10 -
Contract jobs citing R 3 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.66% 0.35% 1.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.58% 0.80% 4.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 8
Devon median daily rate £450 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -
10th Percentile £425 £438 £388
90th Percentile £475 £513 £472
South West median daily rate £400 £475 £425
% change year-on-year -15.79% +11.76% +26.87%
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 190 251 220
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 41.58% 43.73% 47.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 131 133
Devon median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +23.08% -9.72%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £189
90th Percentile £523 £536 £488
South West median daily rate £425 £385 £363
% change year-on-year +10.39% +6.21% -2.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 22 22
Devon median hourly rate £34.50 £36.25 £40.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.83% -11.04% +10.88%
10th Percentile £25.50 £29.13 £18.97
90th Percentile £41.90 £47.38 £48.00
South West median hourly rate £42.25 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.63% +6.67% -4.46%

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

R
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing R within the Devon region over the 6 months to 18 November 2018. 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
Exeter +2 3 £450 -5.26% 3
R
South West

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing R 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 Devon region with a requirement for R.

1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) GIS
1 2 (66.67%) Statistical Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (66.67%) PaaS
1 2 (66.67%) Machine Learning
1 2 (66.67%) Azure Machine Learning
2 1 (33.33%) Power BI
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Tableau
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) QlikView
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Publishing
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) SAP BW
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com

R
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Azure Machine Learning
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (66.67%) PaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) GIS
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (33.33%) Power BI
2 1 (33.33%) QlikView
2 1 (33.33%) SAP BW
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Lead
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Power BI Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Machine Learning
1 2 (66.67%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) Tableau