Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for Statistics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Statistics 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.

Statistics
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 77 84
Rank change year-on-year -12 +7 -
Contract jobs citing Statistics 7 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.88% 0.57% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 0.67% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 2
Essex median daily rate £604 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.17% +28.57% -
10th Percentile £479 £350 £325
90th Percentile £689 £475 £375
East of England median daily rate £425 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +25.00% -2.86% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Essex median hourly rate - - £14.50
East of England median hourly rate £34.50 £14.73 £13.25
% change year-on-year +134.22% +11.17% -64.90%

Statistics 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 Essex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 683 747 945
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 85.59% 85.27% 78.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 451 518
Essex median daily rate £500 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £300 £225 £249
90th Percentile £600 £525 £538
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 140 144
Essex median hourly rate £31.03 £31.70 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.11% +1.44% +5.93%
10th Percentile £12.26 £15.75 £15.75
90th Percentile £63.75 £43.75 £43.75
East of England median hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year -1.56% +34.74% -1.53%

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Statistics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Statistics in Essex

Statistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Statistics in Essex

Statistics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Statistics in Essex

Statistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Statistics in Essex

Statistics
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the Essex 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
Southend-on-Sea - 5 £625 - 4
Colchester - 2 £408 -
Statistics
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Essex region with a requirement for Statistics.

1 5 (71.43%) C
1 5 (71.43%) Service Management
1 5 (71.43%) Data Analytics
1 5 (71.43%) Analytics
1 5 (71.43%) Mentoring
2 3 (42.86%) Technical Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Confluence
2 3 (42.86%) Law
2 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
2 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) Project Planning
2 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 3 (42.86%) J2EE
2 3 (42.86%) WebLogic
2 3 (42.86%) Unix
2 3 (42.86%) Solaris
2 3 (42.86%) JBoss
2 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 3 (42.86%) SOA
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (28.57%) Matrix Management
3 2 (28.57%) Dependency Management
3 2 (28.57%) Coaching

Statistics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 3 (42.86%) Confluence
1 3 (42.86%) JBoss
1 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
1 3 (42.86%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) FTP
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) MRTG
1 1 (14.29%) VoIP
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
General
1 3 (42.86%) Law
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Programme Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Programme Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Architect
3 1 (14.29%) User Experience Researcher
3 1 (14.29%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Solaris
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Analytics
1 5 (71.43%) Data Analytics
1 5 (71.43%) Mentoring
1 5 (71.43%) Service Management
2 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) Project Planning
2 3 (42.86%) SOA
2 3 (42.86%) Technical Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Coaching
3 2 (28.57%) Dependency Management
3 2 (28.57%) Matrix Management
3 2 (28.57%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Governance
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Cacti
1 1 (14.29%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Meraki
1 1 (14.29%) Polycom