Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for R skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited R over the 6 months to 21 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.

R
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 159 180
Rank change year-on-year +21 +21 -6
Contract jobs citing R 25 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.70% 0.33% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.30% 1.02% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 7
Hampshire median daily rate £363 £190 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +90.79% -62.00% -
10th Percentile £146 £151 £370
90th Percentile £466 £275 £593
South East median daily rate £425 £375 £500
% change year-on-year +13.33% -25.00% +32.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Hampshire median hourly rate £19.34 £47.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -59.28% - -
South East median hourly rate £19.34 £47.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year -59.28% +192.31% -50.00%

R is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1086 1272 1606
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 30.59% 32.71% 36.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 628 772 990
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £370 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% - +5.71%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £263
90th Percentile £500 £500 £486
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 79 87
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.12 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.80% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £21.87 £31.25 £14.00
90th Percentile £50.60 £58.86 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing R as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for R in Hampshire

R
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for R in Hampshire

R
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing R in Hampshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for R in Hampshire

R
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for R in Hampshire

R
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing R within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
Fareham +11 15 £375 +50.00%
Southampton - 2 £450 -
Portsmouth - 1 - - 2
R
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing R 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for R.

1 22 (88.00%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (76.00%) Python
3 18 (72.00%) Statistics
4 15 (60.00%) Mathematics
5 13 (52.00%) Degree
6 11 (44.00%) SAS
7 10 (40.00%) SQL
7 10 (40.00%) Big Data
8 9 (36.00%) Postgraduate
9 7 (28.00%) Stata
10 6 (24.00%) Data Analysis
10 6 (24.00%) Neo4j
10 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
10 6 (24.00%) Physics
10 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
10 6 (24.00%) Customer Requirements
11 5 (20.00%) Geospatial Data
11 5 (20.00%) Spatial Data
11 5 (20.00%) Spatial Analysis
11 5 (20.00%) Analytics
11 5 (20.00%) QGIS
11 5 (20.00%) NoSQL
11 5 (20.00%) GIS
11 5 (20.00%) ArcGIS
11 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
12 4 (16.00%) Apache
12 4 (16.00%) Text Mining
12 4 (16.00%) Machine Learning
12 4 (16.00%) Apache Spark
13 3 (12.00%) Regression Analysis

R
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 11 (44.00%) SAS
2 5 (20.00%) ArcGIS
3 4 (16.00%) Apache
3 4 (16.00%) Apache Spark
4 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Stata
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) SNMP
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) Big Data
2 6 (24.00%) Neo4j
3 5 (20.00%) Geospatial Data
3 5 (20.00%) GIS
3 5 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 5 (20.00%) QGIS
3 5 (20.00%) Spatial Data
4 4 (16.00%) Text Mining
5 2 (8.00%) Hadoop
6 1 (4.00%) Data Lake
6 1 (4.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Data Scientist
3 5 (20.00%) Spatial Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Data Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Report Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Statistical Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Data Architect
6 2 (8.00%) GIS Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Hadoop Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Statistician
6 2 (8.00%) Statistician
7 1 (4.00%) EMC Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Information Assurance Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Insight Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Integration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (4.00%) RESTful
1 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (88.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
1 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Statistics
2 15 (60.00%) Mathematics
3 6 (24.00%) Customer Requirements
3 6 (24.00%) Data Analysis
3 6 (24.00%) Physics
4 5 (20.00%) Analytics
4 5 (20.00%) Spatial Analysis
5 4 (16.00%) Machine Learning
6 3 (12.00%) Regression Analysis
7 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
7 2 (8.00%) Data Security
7 2 (8.00%) Information Assurance
7 2 (8.00%) Migration
8 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.00%) Data Cleansing
8 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
8 1 (4.00%) Data Migration
8 1 (4.00%) Data Protection
8 1 (4.00%) Propensity Modelling
8 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) Python
2 10 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (8.00%) Java
3 2 (8.00%) Scala
4 1 (4.00%) Perl
4 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) Degree
2 9 (36.00%) Postgraduate
3 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Kibana
1 1 (4.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Cloudera
2 1 (4.00%) EMC