Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 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
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 765 871 826
Rank change year-on-year +106 -45 +38
Contract jobs citing Stata 19 7 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.025% 0.007% 0.026%
As % of the Applications category 0.29% 0.087% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 14
England median daily rate £350 £301 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.18% -13.93% -12.50%
10th Percentile £283 £273 £269
90th Percentile £578 £321 £468
UK median daily rate £350 £301 £350
% change year-on-year +16.18% -13.93% +100.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
England median hourly rate £20.89 £83.50 £19.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -74.98% +331.75% -75.90%
UK median hourly rate £20.89 £83.50 £19.34
% change year-on-year -74.98% +331.75% -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 6,484 8,067 8,510
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 8.53% 8.49% 8.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,802 4,784 5,224
England median daily rate £375 £375 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.79%
10th Percentile £146 £150 £150
90th Percentile £556 £563 £574
UK median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 619 737 691
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +2.89% -5.76%
10th Percentile £11.23 £10.30 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.05 £40.25 £35.00
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +9.38% +3.23% -4.02%

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 16 November 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
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 16 November 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
London +89 13 £314 +4.15%
North of England +41 6 £413 -
North West +25 4 £413 -
Yorkshire - 1 £315 -
North East - 1 £475 -
Stata
UK

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 17 (89.47%) R
2 16 (84.21%) SPSS
3 15 (78.95%) SAS
4 12 (63.16%) Statistical Analysis
5 10 (52.63%) Statistics
6 9 (47.37%) Degree
6 9 (47.37%) SQL
6 9 (47.37%) Python
6 9 (47.37%) Data Science
7 8 (42.11%) Quantitative Analysis
7 8 (42.11%) Analytics
7 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (42.11%) MATLAB
8 7 (36.84%) Data Mining
8 7 (36.84%) Hadoop
9 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
10 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
10 5 (26.32%) Finance
10 5 (26.32%) ETL
10 5 (26.32%) MySQL
10 5 (26.32%) Internet
10 5 (26.32%) Apache Hive
11 4 (21.05%) Vertica
11 4 (21.05%) Data Analytics
11 4 (21.05%) Exploratory Analysis
11 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (21.05%) Oracle
11 4 (21.05%) Perl
11 4 (21.05%) PHP
11 4 (21.05%) Oracle Reports

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 15 (78.95%) SAS
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Spark
2 1 (5.26%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 16 (84.21%) SPSS
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (10.53%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (5.26%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) Data Mining
1 7 (36.84%) Hadoop
2 5 (26.32%) Apache Hive
2 5 (26.32%) MySQL
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (15.79%) GIS
5 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (10.53%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
6 1 (5.26%) Power BI
6 1 (5.26%) QGIS
6 1 (5.26%) QlikView
6 1 (5.26%) SAS EBI
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Publishing
3 2 (10.53%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Marketing
3 2 (10.53%) Multimedia
3 2 (10.53%) Retail
4 1 (5.26%) Advertising
4 1 (5.26%) Local Government
4 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (5.26%) Public Sector
4 1 (5.26%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
1 8 (42.11%) Data Scientist
2 5 (26.32%) Data Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Data Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Insight Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Statistical Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Data Insight Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Data Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Hadoop Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Healthcare Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Informatica Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Insight Data Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) SAS Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) SAS Statistical Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Insight Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Service Manager
6 1 (5.26%) SPSS Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (10.53%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Statistical Analysis
2 10 (52.63%) Statistics
3 9 (47.37%) Data Science
4 8 (42.11%) Analytics
4 8 (42.11%) Quantitative Analysis
5 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
6 5 (26.32%) ETL
6 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
7 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (21.05%) Data Analytics
7 4 (21.05%) Exploratory Analysis
7 4 (21.05%) Physics
8 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
8 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
8 3 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (10.53%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 2 (10.53%) Economics
9 2 (10.53%) Predictive Analytics
9 2 (10.53%) Predictive Modelling
9 2 (10.53%) Psychology
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) R
2 9 (47.37%) Python
2 9 (47.37%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) MATLAB
4 4 (21.05%) Perl
4 4 (21.05%) PHP
5 1 (5.26%) Java
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) PhD
3 1 (5.26%) HND
3 1 (5.26%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
1 4 (21.05%) Vertica
2 3 (15.79%) Tableau
3 2 (10.53%) Cloudera
3 2 (10.53%) Informatica
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) Adobe
4 1 (5.26%) Google
4 1 (5.26%) IBM
4 1 (5.26%) Qualtrics