Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Stata skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Stata over the 6 months to 22 November 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.

StataCorp Stata
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 823 854 -
Rank change year-on-year +31 - +826
Contract jobs citing Stata 28 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.030% 0.012% -
As % of the Applications category 0.33% 0.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 0
England median daily rate £350 £295 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.47% - -
UK median daily rate £345 £183 -
% change year-on-year +88.77% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
England median hourly rate £19.34 £80.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -75.90% - -
UK median hourly rate £19.34 £20.50 -
% change year-on-year -5.66% - -

Stata is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 8428 9055 10676
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 8.88% 9.25% 10.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 5171 5319 6281
England median daily rate £355 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.43% - +4.48%
10th Percentile £148 £150 £154
90th Percentile £575 £525 £538
UK median daily rate £350 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 696 883 1023
England median hourly rate £15.60 £16.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.48% +6.45% +3.33%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.29 £9.76
90th Percentile £35.00 £40.50 £36.40
UK median hourly rate £15.50 £16.08 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.61% +3.74% +3.33%

Stata
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Stata as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Stata in England

Stata
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Stata in England

Stata
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Stata in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Stata in England

Stata
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Stata in England

Stata
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Stata within the England region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
London -17 18 £345 -31.10% 1
South East +10 8 £350 +91.78% 1
North of England - 1 £310 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £310 -
Stata
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Stata 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 England region with a requirement for Stata.

1 23 (82.14%) SAS
2 17 (60.71%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (57.14%) R
4 15 (53.57%) Statistics
4 15 (53.57%) SQL
5 14 (50.00%) Degree
6 13 (46.43%) SPSS
7 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Excel
7 9 (32.14%) Mathematics
8 8 (28.57%) Big Data
9 7 (25.00%) Visualisation
9 7 (25.00%) Python
9 7 (25.00%) MATLAB
10 6 (21.43%) GIS
10 6 (21.43%) ArcGIS
10 6 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (21.43%) Postgraduate
10 6 (21.43%) Tableau
10 6 (21.43%) QGIS
10 6 (21.43%) Spatial Analysis
10 6 (21.43%) Geospatial Data
11 5 (17.86%) Power BI
11 5 (17.86%) Apache Spark
11 5 (17.86%) Spatial Data
11 5 (17.86%) Machine Learning
11 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
11 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
11 5 (17.86%) Project Management
12 4 (14.29%) Finance
12 4 (14.29%) Text Mining

Stata
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 23 (82.14%) SAS
2 6 (21.43%) ArcGIS
3 5 (17.86%) Apache Spark
4 4 (14.29%) Apache
5 3 (10.71%) IIS
5 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
5 3 (10.71%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (3.57%) Apache Pig
6 1 (3.57%) OpenStack
Applications
1 13 (46.43%) SPSS
2 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) Big Data
2 6 (21.43%) Geospatial Data
2 6 (21.43%) GIS
2 6 (21.43%) QGIS
3 5 (17.86%) Power BI
3 5 (17.86%) Spatial Data
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
4 4 (14.29%) Hadoop
4 4 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 4 (14.29%) Text Mining
5 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (10.71%) EDRMS
5 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (7.14%) MS Access
6 2 (7.14%) Qlik Sense
6 2 (7.14%) QlikView
7 1 (3.57%) Data Mining
7 1 (3.57%) HBase
7 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Marketing
3 2 (7.14%) Electronics
3 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (7.14%) Retail
3 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.57%) Local Government
4 1 (3.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Data Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Spatial Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Statistical Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Business Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Performance Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) GIS Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) SAS Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Big Data Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Data Business Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Database Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Research Manager
6 1 (3.57%) SAS Data Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) SAS Information Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) SAS Statistical Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) SPSS Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) SPSS Data Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Statistical Data Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
1 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (3.57%) CSS
1 1 (3.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (60.71%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.71%) Client/Server
4 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.57%) Biotechnology
5 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.57%) Linked Data
5 1 (3.57%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
1 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
1 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (3.57%) CentOS
3 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Statistics
2 9 (32.14%) Mathematics
3 7 (25.00%) Visualisation
4 6 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (21.43%) Spatial Analysis
5 5 (17.86%) Machine Learning
5 5 (17.86%) Project Management
6 4 (14.29%) Actionable Insight
6 4 (14.29%) Analytics
6 4 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 4 (14.29%) Data Security
7 3 (10.71%) Data Modelling
7 3 (10.71%) Data Visualisation
7 3 (10.71%) Document Management
7 3 (10.71%) ERP
7 3 (10.71%) Ethnography
7 3 (10.71%) Qualitative Analysis
7 3 (10.71%) Qualitative Research
7 3 (10.71%) Software Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) R
2 15 (53.57%) SQL
3 7 (25.00%) MATLAB
3 7 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
4 2 (7.14%) Julia
5 1 (3.57%) C
5 1 (3.57%) C#
5 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) Degree
2 6 (21.43%) Postgraduate
3 3 (10.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Tableau
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Teradata
3 2 (7.14%) SAP
4 1 (3.57%) Informatica
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle