Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 25 September 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 132 139
Rank change year-on-year +12 +7 -13
Contract jobs citing R 23 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.84% 0.45% 0.096%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.99% 1.16% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 0
East Midlands median daily rate £463 £463 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.05% - -
England median daily rate £510 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £22.00 £34.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -36.23% +68.29% -31.67%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,153 1,205 1,110
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 41.99% 38.40% 35.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 787 784 722
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £299 £269 £260
90th Percentile £538 £525 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 28 20
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.25 £47.50 £40.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.05% +16.56% +129.58%
10th Percentile £16.10 £20.95 £14.04
90th Percentile £49.13 £64.00 £76.75
England median hourly rate £42.13 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.31% +6.67% +1.81%

R
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing R as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for R in the East Midlands

R
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for R in the East Midlands

R
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing R in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for R in the East Midlands

R
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing R within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 September 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
Derbyshire +16 8 £463 +12.46% 1
Northamptonshire -5 7 £350 -
Leicestershire - 7 £675 -
R
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for R.

1 17 (73.91%) Python
2 16 (69.57%) Apache Spark
3 15 (65.22%) Big Data
4 13 (56.52%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (47.83%) Data Quality
6 10 (43.48%) Hadoop
6 10 (43.48%) ETL
6 10 (43.48%) Data Science
7 9 (39.13%) Machine Learning
7 9 (39.13%) Analytics
7 9 (39.13%) Data Analytics
7 9 (39.13%) Natural Language Processing
8 8 (34.78%) Scala
8 8 (34.78%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (34.78%) Mathematics
8 8 (34.78%) Informatica
8 8 (34.78%) PowerCenter
8 8 (34.78%) Java
8 8 (34.78%) Manufacturing
8 8 (34.78%) PLM
8 8 (34.78%) Deep Learning
8 8 (34.78%) Data Engineering
9 7 (30.43%) Linear Algebra
9 7 (30.43%) Linear Regression
9 7 (30.43%) Recommender Systems
9 7 (30.43%) Support Vector Machines
9 7 (30.43%) Neural Network
9 7 (30.43%) Logistic Regression
9 7 (30.43%) Visualisation
10 6 (26.09%) Apache Hive

R
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 16 (69.57%) Apache Spark
2 6 (26.09%) Apache Pig
3 2 (8.70%) SAS
4 1 (4.35%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Chatbot
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (65.22%) Big Data
2 13 (56.52%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (43.48%) Hadoop
4 8 (34.78%) PowerCenter
5 6 (26.09%) Apache Hive
6 2 (8.70%) Data Mining
7 1 (4.35%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (4.35%) Neo4j
7 1 (4.35%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (34.78%) Manufacturing
2 4 (17.39%) Finance
3 2 (8.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Data Scientist
2 7 (30.43%) Data Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Senior Data Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Big Data Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Data Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Big Data Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Data Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Informatica Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Python Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Data Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) Natural Language Processing
2 6 (26.09%) Caffe
2 6 (26.09%) Deeplearning4j
2 6 (26.09%) MXNet
2 6 (26.09%) TensorFlow
2 6 (26.09%) Theano
3 2 (8.70%) Spring
4 1 (4.35%) Apache Tika
4 1 (4.35%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (4.35%) Lucene
4 1 (4.35%) TinkerPop
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) User Experience
3 2 (8.70%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Data Science
1 10 (43.48%) ETL
2 9 (39.13%) Analytics
2 9 (39.13%) Data Analytics
2 9 (39.13%) Machine Learning
3 8 (34.78%) Data Engineering
3 8 (34.78%) Deep Learning
3 8 (34.78%) Mathematics
3 8 (34.78%) PLM
3 8 (34.78%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (30.43%) Linear Algebra
4 7 (30.43%) Linear Regression
4 7 (30.43%) Logistic Regression
4 7 (30.43%) Neural Network
4 7 (30.43%) Recommender Systems
4 7 (30.43%) Support Vector Machines
4 7 (30.43%) Visualisation
5 6 (26.09%) MapReduce
5 6 (26.09%) Statistics
6 5 (21.74%) Robotic Process Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) Python
2 8 (34.78%) Java
2 8 (34.78%) Scala
3 3 (13.04%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
4 2 (8.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (47.83%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Informatica
2 6 (26.09%) RapidMiner
3 5 (21.74%) Alteryx
3 5 (21.74%) Tableau
4 1 (4.35%) IBM