The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for Statistics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 23 June 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
South East / Kent
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Statistics 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.14% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.72% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Median daily rate £338 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £346
% change year-on-year - +1.08%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £15.99
% change year-on-year - -18.68%  

Statistics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Kent
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 215 263 207
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 84.31% 78.98% 75.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 183 118
Median daily rate £350 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +28.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £750 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 4
Median hourly rate £22.52 £30.42 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.95% +164.47%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing Statistics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Statistics in Kent

Statistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Statistics in Kent

Statistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Statistics in Kent

Statistics
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone - 4 £350 -
Statistics
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Kent region with a requirement for Statistics.

1 16 (94.12%) SQL Server
1 16 (94.12%) Data Warehouse
1 16 (94.12%) SQL
1 16 (94.12%) Migration
1 16 (94.12%) Data Management
1 16 (94.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 16 (94.12%) Team Foundation Server
1 16 (94.12%) Algorithms
2 15 (88.24%) .NET
2 15 (88.24%) Entity Framework
2 15 (88.24%) High Availability
2 15 (88.24%) .NET Framework
2 15 (88.24%) Web Services
3 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.88%) Brocade
4 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Windows
4 1 (5.88%) Linux
4 1 (5.88%) ETL
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) NHS

Statistics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (94.12%) Data Warehouse
1 16 (94.12%) SQL Server
1 16 (94.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (94.12%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
1 16 (94.12%) SQL Developer
2 5 (29.41%) SSIS Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Database Developer
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Database Developer
3 4 (23.53%) T-SQL Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Brocade Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Server Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Switch Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) .NET
1 15 (88.24%) .NET Framework
1 15 (88.24%) Entity Framework
1 15 (88.24%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (94.12%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Data Management
1 16 (94.12%) Migration
2 15 (88.24%) High Availability
3 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
3 1 (5.88%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Brocade
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco