Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Statistical Modelling skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Statistical Modelling over the 6 months to 24 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.

Statistical Modelling
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 766 768 782
Rank change year-on-year +2 +14 -42
Contract jobs citing Statistical Modelling 96 87 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.10% 0.089% 0.080%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.11% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 51 63
England median daily rate £475 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £324 £313 £313
90th Percentile £675 £575 £613
UK median daily rate £475 £488 £475
% change year-on-year -2.56% +2.63% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
England median hourly rate £34.50 £20.48 £19.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.50% +5.08% +49.88%
10th Percentile £31.65 £17.42 £18.26
90th Percentile £45.15 £22.65 £68.14
UK median hourly rate £34.50 £20.48 £19.49
% change year-on-year +68.50% +5.08% +49.88%

Statistical Modelling is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 80234 82084 85790
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.63% 84.15% 81.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 53987 54693 56513
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £288 £265 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1867 2155 2533
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.35 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.00 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £23.75 £23.72 £22.50
% change year-on-year +0.15% +5.40% +18.42%

Statistical Modelling
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Statistical Modelling in England

Statistical Modelling
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Statistical Modelling in England

Statistical Modelling
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Statistical Modelling in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Statistical Modelling in England

Statistical Modelling
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Statistical Modelling in England

Statistical Modelling
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Statistical Modelling in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Statistical Modelling in England

Statistical Modelling
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 Statistical Modelling within the England region over the 6 months to 24 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 +7 70 £475 -5.00% 20
South East +6 12 £538 +65.38% 6
Midlands +27 5 £450 -10.00%
East of England +2 5 £368 +22.67% 10
West Midlands - 5 £450 -
North of England +50 2 £250 -37.54% 1
North West +24 2 £250 -37.50% 1
South West -3 2 - - 1
Statistical Modelling
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Statistical Modelling 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 Statistical Modelling.

1 52 (54.17%) Python
2 49 (51.04%) SQL
3 47 (48.96%) R
4 46 (47.92%) Analytical Skills
5 44 (45.83%) Analytics
6 39 (40.63%) Visualisation
7 38 (39.58%) Big Data
8 34 (35.42%) Machine Learning
9 33 (34.38%) Finance
9 33 (34.38%) Mathematics
10 32 (33.33%) Hadoop
10 32 (33.33%) Data Analysis
11 30 (31.25%) Degree
12 26 (27.08%) Algorithms
13 24 (25.00%) Tableau
13 24 (25.00%) Data Mining
14 22 (22.92%) Software Engineering
15 21 (21.88%) Apache Spark
16 20 (20.83%) Statistics
16 20 (20.83%) Java
16 20 (20.83%) Data Visualisation
17 17 (17.71%) NoSQL
17 17 (17.71%) Apache Hive
18 16 (16.67%) Pandas
18 16 (16.67%) Relational Database
18 16 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
18 16 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
19 15 (15.63%) Data Warehouse
20 14 (14.58%) E-Commerce
20 14 (14.58%) SAS

Statistical Modelling
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 21 (21.88%) Apache Spark
2 14 (14.58%) SAS
3 11 (11.46%) Apache Pig
4 10 (10.42%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.08%) Jupyter
Applications
1 11 (11.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (2.08%) SPSS
5 1 (1.04%) EViews
5 1 (1.04%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 3 (3.13%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.04%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.04%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.04%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (1.04%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (9.38%) Amazon EC2
1 9 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.17%) Adobe Analytics
3 3 (3.13%) GitHub
3 3 (3.13%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.04%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.04%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (39.58%) Big Data
2 32 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 24 (25.00%) Data Mining
4 17 (17.71%) Apache Hive
4 17 (17.71%) NoSQL
5 16 (16.67%) Relational Database
6 15 (15.63%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (11.46%) Impala
7 11 (11.46%) MongoDB
8 10 (10.42%) Apache Cassandra
8 10 (10.42%) MarkLogic
8 10 (10.42%) Riak
9 8 (8.33%) Blockchain
10 7 (7.29%) Power BI
11 5 (5.21%) SQL Server
12 4 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (3.13%) MS Access
14 2 (2.08%) QlikView
14 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 33 (34.38%) Finance
2 10 (10.42%) Games
3 8 (8.33%) Banking
3 8 (8.33%) Marketing
4 5 (5.21%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.13%) Retail
5 3 (3.13%) Retail Banking
5 3 (3.13%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.08%) Electronics
6 2 (2.08%) Front Office
6 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.04%) Advertising
7 1 (1.04%) Automotive
7 1 (1.04%) Local Government
7 1 (1.04%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 34 (35.42%) Analyst
2 32 (33.33%) Data Scientist
3 16 (16.67%) Developer
4 13 (13.54%) Data Analyst
5 9 (9.38%) Big Data Developer
6 8 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 6 (6.25%) Business Analyst
8 5 (5.21%) Insight Analyst
8 5 (5.21%) Portfolio Manager
8 5 (5.21%) Portfolio Office Manager
9 4 (4.17%) Digital Analyst
9 4 (4.17%) SQL Analyst
10 3 (3.13%) Data Business Analyst
10 3 (3.13%) Data Insight Analyst
10 3 (3.13%) Insight Data Analyst
10 3 (3.13%) Java Engineer
10 3 (3.13%) Product Manager
10 3 (3.13%) SQL Data Analyst
10 3 (3.13%) Statistical Modeller
10 3 (3.13%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.67%) Pandas
2 10 (10.42%) Hibernate
2 10 (10.42%) JMS
2 10 (10.42%) Kafka
2 10 (10.42%) Lucene
2 10 (10.42%) Spring
3 9 (9.38%) Natural Language Processing
4 8 (8.33%) Play Framework
5 7 (7.29%) D3.js
6 6 (6.25%) scikit-learn
7 3 (3.13%) NumPy
8 2 (2.08%) Matplotlib
8 2 (2.08%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 2 (2.08%) Unreal Engine
9 1 (1.04%) Bokeh
9 1 (1.04%) PySpark
9 1 (1.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 46 (47.92%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (27.08%) Algorithms
3 13 (13.54%) Computer Science
4 9 (9.38%) Replication
4 9 (9.38%) User Experience
5 8 (8.33%) Fintech
6 5 (5.21%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.08%) Credit Risk
7 2 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (2.08%) Market Risk
8 1 (1.04%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (1.04%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.04%) Derivative
8 1 (1.04%) Exotic Derivative
8 1 (1.04%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.04%) FMCG
8 1 (1.04%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.04%) Smart Meter
8 1 (1.04%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.46%) Unix
2 10 (10.42%) Linux
3 9 (9.38%) CentOS
3 9 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (45.83%) Analytics
2 39 (40.63%) Visualisation
3 34 (35.42%) Machine Learning
4 33 (34.38%) Mathematics
5 32 (33.33%) Data Analysis
6 22 (22.92%) Software Engineering
7 20 (20.83%) Data Visualisation
7 20 (20.83%) Statistics
8 16 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (14.58%) E-Commerce
10 13 (13.54%) ETL
11 12 (12.50%) Open Source
12 11 (11.46%) MapReduce
13 10 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (9.38%) Data Management
14 9 (9.38%) Information Retrieval
14 9 (9.38%) PRINCE2
14 9 (9.38%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 52 (54.17%) Python
2 49 (51.04%) SQL
3 47 (48.96%) R
4 20 (20.83%) Java
5 12 (12.50%) Perl
6 11 (11.46%) C#
7 10 (10.42%) Bash Shell
7 10 (10.42%) JavaScript
7 10 (10.42%) Scala
8 9 (9.38%) C++
9 8 (8.33%) VBA
10 2 (2.08%) C
10 2 (2.08%) Groovy
10 2 (2.08%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.08%) PHP
11 1 (1.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (31.25%) Degree
2 10 (10.42%) Security Cleared
3 9 (9.38%) PhD
4 7 (7.29%) SC Cleared
5 6 (6.25%) Master's Degree
6 5 (5.21%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (2.08%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.08%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.42%) Data Quality
2 8 (8.33%) PMO
3 3 (3.13%) IFRS
3 3 (3.13%) IFRS 9
4 1 (1.04%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (1.04%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.04%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (10.42%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 24 (25.00%) Tableau
2 4 (4.17%) Adobe
2 4 (4.17%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.17%) Oracle
2 4 (4.17%) SAP
3 3 (3.13%) Google
4 2 (2.08%) Alteryx
4 2 (2.08%) Tealeaf
5 1 (1.04%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.04%) BMC
5 1 (1.04%) Chordiant
5 1 (1.04%) Cognos
5 1 (1.04%) Ensighten
5 1 (1.04%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.04%) Pega
5 1 (1.04%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.04%) Teradata