Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 18 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 82 94
Rank change year-on-year -3 +12 -10
Contract jobs citing Statistics 14 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.89% 0.79% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 1.03% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 5
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £340 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +58.14% -34.85%
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 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1252 1065 1234
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 80.00% 76.56% 75.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 631 612 624
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £213 £224 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £565
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 56 98
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £18.00 £29.75 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.50% +41.67% +30.43%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.53 £8.93
90th Percentile £46.50 £53.75 £41.80
East of England median hourly rate £31.02 £31.48 £25.00
% change year-on-year -1.46% +25.90% +3.65%

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Statistics in Hertfordshire

Statistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Statistics in Hertfordshire

Statistics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Statistics in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Statistics in Hertfordshire

Statistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Statistics in Hertfordshire

Statistics
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
Watford - 5 - - 1
Hemel Hempstead +5 4 £400 +6.67%
Welwyn Garden City +4 3 - -
Welwyn - 1 £575 -
Statistics
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Statistics.

1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (35.71%) DB2
3 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
3 5 (35.71%) LoadRunner
3 5 (35.71%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) Perl
3 5 (35.71%) PHP
3 5 (35.71%) AIX
3 5 (35.71%) Linux
3 5 (35.71%) JBoss
3 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
3 5 (35.71%) JMeter
3 5 (35.71%) Games
3 5 (35.71%) AWK
3 5 (35.71%) Performance Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) DbVisualizer
3 5 (35.71%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (35.71%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (35.71%) New Relic
3 5 (35.71%) AppDynamics
3 5 (35.71%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (35.71%) Dynatrace
3 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (35.71%) Grafana
3 5 (35.71%) The Grinder
3 5 (35.71%) Oracle
4 4 (28.57%) Mathematical Modelling
4 4 (28.57%) Apache Spark

Statistics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 5 (35.71%) JBoss
1 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
2 4 (28.57%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (35.71%) DB2
2 5 (35.71%) DbVisualizer
3 4 (28.57%) Amazon Redshift
3 4 (28.57%) Big Data
3 4 (28.57%) Hadoop
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) JMeter
1 5 (35.71%) LoadRunner
1 5 (35.71%) The Grinder
General
1 5 (35.71%) Games
2 3 (21.43%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Consultant
1 5 (35.71%) Performance Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Data Scientist
2 4 (28.57%) DBA
2 4 (28.57%) SQL DBA
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Business Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Business Transformation Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Business Transformation Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Business Transformation Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Business Transformation Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Project Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Transformation Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Transformation Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Transformation Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) AIX
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (35.71%) Continuous Delivery
1 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
1 5 (35.71%) Performance Monitoring
1 5 (35.71%) Performance Testing
1 5 (35.71%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (28.57%) Analytics
2 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (28.57%) High Availability
2 4 (28.57%) Machine Learning
2 4 (28.57%) Mathematical Modelling
2 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
2 4 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (28.57%) Predictive Analytics
2 4 (28.57%) Predictive Modelling
3 3 (21.43%) Creative Thinking
4 1 (7.14%) Business Transformation
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) AWK
2 5 (35.71%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) Perl
2 5 (35.71%) PHP
3 4 (28.57%) Python
3 4 (28.57%) R
4 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Grafana
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) AppDynamics
1 5 (35.71%) Dynatrace
1 5 (35.71%) New Relic
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Tableau