The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London with a requirement for R skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited R over the 3 months to 23 June 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
London / Docklands, London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 26
Contract jobs citing R 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London - - 1.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £450 £525
% change year-on-year +2.77% -14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

R is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Docklands, London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 22 37 52
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 42.31% 61.67% 37.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 34
Median daily rate £575 £510 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.74% +2.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £277 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Docklands, London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Docklands, London citing R as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for R in Docklands, London

R
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for R in Docklands, London