The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Statistics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 24 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.

Statistics
England / East Midlands
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 95 96
Rank change year-on-year -6 +1  
Contract jobs citing Statistics 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.13% 0.13% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.16% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £375 £325 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -25.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £325 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £325 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £346
% change year-on-year - +1.08%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £9.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £15.99
% change year-on-year - -18.68%  

Statistics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1280 1261 1251
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 85.05% 82.10% 77.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 810 778 769
Median daily rate £410 £420 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.38% +6.32%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £580 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 32 28
Median hourly rate £35.00 £14.75 £19.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +137.28% -22.69%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £33.15 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Statistics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Statistics in the East Midlands

Statistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Statistics in the East Midlands

Statistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics in the East Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Statistics in the East Midlands

Statistics
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 Statistics within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire -9 1 £400 +23.07% 1
Nottinghamshire - 1 £350 - 2
Statistics
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Statistics 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Statistics.

1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Service Management
2 5 (55.56%) ITSM
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Information Security
4 3 (33.33%) VLE
4 3 (33.33%) CSS
4 3 (33.33%) Change Management
4 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (33.33%) CMS
4 3 (33.33%) Freedom of Information
4 3 (33.33%) Content Management
4 3 (33.33%) Usability Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Social Media
4 3 (33.33%) Blackboard
4 3 (33.33%) User Experience
5 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Matrix Management
5 2 (22.22%) SLA
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 1 (11.11%) C++
6 1 (11.11%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) MySQL
6 1 (11.11%) Windows
6 1 (11.11%) Python

Statistics
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 3 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (11.11%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) ADSL
1 1 (11.11%) PABX
1 1 (11.11%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Communications Manager
1 2 (22.22%) IT Communications Manager
1 2 (22.22%) IT Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Service Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Client Services Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Lead Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Network Team Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Operations Team Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Relationships Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Report Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Operations Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Service Manager
2 1 (11.11%) SQL DBA
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (11.11%) SSRS Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Freedom of Information
1 3 (33.33%) Social Media
1 3 (33.33%) User Experience
1 3 (33.33%) VLE
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) ITSM
2 5 (55.56%) Service Management
3 4 (44.44%) Information Security
4 3 (33.33%) Change Management
4 3 (33.33%) Content Management
4 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 3 (33.33%) Usability Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Matrix Management
6 1 (11.11%) Cluster Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Data Management
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
6 1 (11.11%) Logistic Regression
6 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
6 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
6 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 1 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Time Management
6 1 (11.11%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C++
1 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
1 1 (11.11%) Python
1 1 (11.11%) R
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Blackboard
2 1 (11.11%) Avaya
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Minitab