The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 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.

Statistics
England / East of England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 119 130
Rank change year-on-year -11 +11  
Contract jobs citing Statistics 6 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.26% 0.43% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.54% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 9
Median daily rate £469 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.16% +28.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £301 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £463 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £346
% change year-on-year - +1.08%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £12.00
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 of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1960 2043 2442
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 84.34% 80.15% 79.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1134 1179 1461
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 153 177
Median hourly rate £33.00 £27.62 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.47% -16.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £47.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 of England

Statistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Statistics in the East of England

Statistics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Statistics in the East of England over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Statistics in the East of England

Statistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Statistics in the East of England

Statistics
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 23 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
Bedfordshire -5 2 £469 - 3
Essex -16 2 £408 -9.44% 1
Hertfordshire -3 1 £575 - 2
East Anglia - 1 - -
Statistics
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 of England region with a requirement for Statistics.

1 5 (55.56%) Python
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) Mathematics
2 4 (44.44%) Algorithms
3 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) PhD
3 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) Perl
4 2 (22.22%) C++
4 2 (22.22%) Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) R
4 2 (22.22%) Machine Learning
4 2 (22.22%) Retail
4 2 (22.22%) Unix
4 2 (22.22%) Data Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (11.11%) Apache Spark
5 1 (11.11%) scikit-learn
5 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
5 1 (11.11%) Ethnography
5 1 (11.11%) Predictive Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Spatial Data
5 1 (11.11%) Spatial Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Computational Biology

Statistics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (11.11%) Apache Spark
1 1 (11.11%) ArcGIS
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
1 1 (11.11%) GIS
1 1 (11.11%) Impala
1 1 (11.11%) MS Access
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) Neo4j
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (11.11%) Spatial Data
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Data Scientist
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Defect Manager
2 1 (11.11%) GIS Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Messaging Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience Researcher
2 1 (11.11%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Natural Language Processing
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (11.11%) scikit-learn
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Algorithms
2 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Mathematics
2 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) Machine Learning
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Complexity Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Computational Biology
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Data Munging
4 1 (11.11%) Email Management
4 1 (11.11%) Ethnography
4 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (11.11%) Neural Network
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) Predictive Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Spatial Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Statistical Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Python
2 3 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) Perl
3 2 (22.22%) R
4 1 (11.11%) C
4 1 (11.11%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) PhD
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (11.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Cloudera
2 1 (11.11%) ESRI
2 1 (11.11%) Mapinfo
2 1 (11.11%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (11.11%) Symantec
2 1 (11.11%) Trend Micro
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
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