The median contractor rate for a Statistician was - per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Statistician
England / London
Rank 399 427 407
Rank change year-on-year +28 -20  
Contract jobs requiring a Statistician 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.005% 0.005% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.005% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £520 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 18463 20944 19902
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.85% 94.98% 94.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 13124 15012 13730
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 285 369
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.29% -12.82%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.57 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Statistician
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Statistician in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Statistician in London

Statistician
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Statistician in London

Statistician
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Statistician in London

Statistician Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Statistician contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Statistician in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (57.14%) SAS
2 4 (57.14%) Statistics
3 3 (42.86%) R
3 3 (42.86%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Data Acquisition
4 2 (28.57%) Data Lake
4 2 (28.57%) Exploratory Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
4 2 (28.57%) Life Science
4 2 (28.57%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (28.57%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
4 2 (28.57%) Predictive Modelling
4 2 (28.57%) Apache Hive
4 2 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (28.57%) Data Management
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) SAP
4 2 (28.57%) PhD
4 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
5 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
5 1 (14.29%) ETL
5 1 (14.29%) Spotfire
5 1 (14.29%) Tableau
5 1 (14.29%) Statistical Modelling
5 1 (14.29%) Alteryx

Statistician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 4 (57.14%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Apache Hive
1 2 (28.57%) Data Lake
1 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
1 2 (28.57%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 2 (28.57%) SAS Enterprise Miner
2 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
2 1 (14.29%) Spotfire
General
1 2 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Statistics
2 3 (42.86%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Data Acquisition
3 2 (28.57%) Data Management
3 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) Exploratory Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 2 (28.57%) Predictive Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) R
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Alteryx
2 1 (14.29%) Tableau