Period
to 20 July 2019

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 20 July 2019 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
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 756 830 794
Rank change year-on-year +74 -36 +87
Contract jobs citing Stata 58 22 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.068% 0.023% 0.043%
As % of the Applications category 0.82% 0.27% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 9 27
England median daily rate £550 £625 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.00% +84.09% -43.42%
10th Percentile £306 £310 £281
90th Percentile £622 £700 £525
UK median daily rate £550 £625 £337
% change year-on-year -12.00% +85.32% -43.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
England median hourly rate £23.49 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.23% - -
UK median hourly rate £23.49 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year +34.23% - -

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 7,069 8,156 7,807
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 8.32% 8.58% 8.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,146 4,898 4,596
England median daily rate £375 £375 £362
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.63% +3.39%
10th Percentile £150 £148 £150
90th Percentile £575 £563 £550
UK median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +2.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 604 743 687
England median hourly rate £16.61 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.31% +6.25% -3.03%
10th Percentile £10.90 £11.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.43 £40.74 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £16.74 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +1.42% +3.13% -3.03%

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 20 July 2019.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Stata in England over the 6 months to 20 July 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 20 July 2019. 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
North of England +71 41 £550 -
North West +47 38 £550 -
London +46 16 £314 -49.80%
Yorkshire - 2 £308 -
South East +20 1 - -
North East - 1 £475 -
Stata
UK

For the 6 months to 20 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Stata 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 England region with a requirement for Stata.

1 49 (84.48%) SPSS
2 37 (63.79%) SQL
3 29 (50.00%) SAS
3 29 (50.00%) R
4 25 (43.10%) Python
5 24 (41.38%) Analytics
6 22 (37.93%) Statistics
7 17 (29.31%) Tableau
8 16 (27.59%) Big Data
8 16 (27.59%) Re-Platforming
8 16 (27.59%) Migration
8 16 (27.59%) MATLAB
9 14 (24.14%) Statistical Analysis
10 13 (22.41%) Degree
10 13 (22.41%) Computer Science
10 13 (22.41%) Data Analytics
10 13 (22.41%) Data Science
11 12 (20.69%) Mathematics
12 11 (18.97%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (18.97%) Unix
13 10 (17.24%) Apache Spark
13 10 (17.24%) Software Engineering
14 9 (15.52%) Data Analysis
14 9 (15.52%) Hadoop
14 9 (15.52%) Data Migration
14 9 (15.52%) Data Mining
14 9 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (13.79%) Data Visualisation
15 8 (13.79%) Windows
15 8 (13.79%) Visualisation

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 29 (50.00%) SAS
2 10 (17.24%) Apache Spark
3 3 (5.17%) ArcGIS
3 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.45%) Confluence
5 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.72%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 49 (84.48%) SPSS
2 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (6.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.72%) EViews
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Unit4 Business World
1 1 (1.72%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Power Platform
2 2 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.72%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) Internet
2 1 (1.72%) DHCP
2 1 (1.72%) DNS
2 1 (1.72%) Firewall
2 1 (1.72%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (27.59%) Big Data
2 9 (15.52%) Data Mining
2 9 (15.52%) Hadoop
3 6 (10.34%) Apache Hive
3 6 (10.34%) MySQL
4 5 (8.62%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (8.62%) Power BI
5 4 (6.90%) Qlik Sense
6 3 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.72%) DTS
7 1 (1.72%) Geospatial Data
7 1 (1.72%) GIS
7 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.72%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 8 (13.79%) Marketing
2 6 (10.34%) Finance
3 4 (6.90%) Retail
4 3 (5.17%) Advertising
4 3 (5.17%) Banking
5 2 (3.45%) Social Science
6 1 (1.72%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (18.97%) Data Scientist
2 10 (17.24%) Analyst
3 9 (15.52%) Data Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) Administrator
4 6 (10.34%) Support Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Data Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Architect
7 3 (5.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Business Data Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Data Insight Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Digital Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Insight Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Insight Data Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Installations Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Python Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.45%) SPSS Consultant
8 2 (3.45%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) .NET
1 1 (1.72%) CSS
1 1 (1.72%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.90%) Algorithms
2 4 (6.90%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (3.45%) Digital Media
3 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.72%) NHS
4 1 (1.72%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.72%) Social Media
4 1 (1.72%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.97%) Unix
2 8 (13.79%) Windows
3 1 (1.72%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (41.38%) Analytics
2 22 (37.93%) Statistics
3 16 (27.59%) Migration
3 16 (27.59%) Re-Platforming
4 14 (24.14%) Statistical Analysis
5 13 (22.41%) Computer Science
5 13 (22.41%) Data Analytics
5 13 (22.41%) Data Science
6 12 (20.69%) Mathematics
7 11 (18.97%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (17.24%) Software Engineering
9 9 (15.52%) Data Analysis
9 9 (15.52%) Data Migration
10 8 (13.79%) Data Visualisation
10 8 (13.79%) Quantitative Analysis
10 8 (13.79%) Visualisation
11 6 (10.34%) Actionable Insight
11 6 (10.34%) Machine Learning
12 5 (8.62%) Decision-Making
12 5 (8.62%) Exploratory Analysis
Programming Languages
1 37 (63.79%) SQL
2 29 (50.00%) R
3 25 (43.10%) Python
4 16 (27.59%) MATLAB
5 7 (12.07%) Java
6 6 (10.34%) Scala
7 5 (8.62%) Perl
7 5 (8.62%) PHP
8 1 (1.72%) C#
8 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (22.41%) Degree
2 4 (6.90%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.72%) HND
3 1 (1.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.72%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.72%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) SCCM
1 1 (1.72%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (29.31%) Tableau
2 6 (10.34%) IBM
3 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.62%) Oracle
3 5 (8.62%) Vertica
4 3 (5.17%) Minitab
5 2 (3.45%) Cloudera
5 2 (3.45%) Google
5 2 (3.45%) Informatica
6 1 (1.72%) Adobe
6 1 (1.72%) Alteryx
6 1 (1.72%) Cisco
6 1 (1.72%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.72%) HP
6 1 (1.72%) Nintex
6 1 (1.72%) Veeam