Period
to 23 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newport 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 23 September 2021 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 Wales > Newport
6 months to
23 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 19 24 33
Rank change year-on-year +5 +9 +3
Contract jobs citing R 24 7 9
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newport 7.59% 3.87% 3.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.51% 11.67% 8.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 6
10th Percentile £141 " "
25th Percentile £145 £133 £136
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £135 £138
Median % change year-on-year +214.81% -1.82% -68.75%
75th Percentile £523 £138 £139
90th Percentile £545 " £326
South Wales median daily rate £298 £175 £138
% change year-on-year +70.00% +27.27% -69.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Median hourly rate £22.50 £19.50 £19.18
Median % change year-on-year +15.38% +1.67% +1.64%
South Wales median hourly rate £22.50 £19.50 £19.18
% change year-on-year +15.38% +1.67% +1.64%

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 Newport with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Newport
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 123 60 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 38.92% 33.15% 33.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 39 77
10th Percentile £150 £169 £300
25th Percentile £419 £413 £360
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £475
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% - +18.75%
75th Percentile £525 £531 £525
90th Percentile £583 £575 £560
South Wales median daily rate £463 £450 £415
% change year-on-year +2.78% +8.43% +2.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 4
10th Percentile £20.15 £17.38 "
25th Percentile £22.50 £17.75 £19.18
Median hourly rate £24.50 £20.00 £19.53
Median % change year-on-year +22.50% +2.41% +3.14%
75th Percentile £26.25 £21.35 £29.91
90th Percentile £27.29 £22.15 £47.96
South Wales median hourly rate £24.50 £19.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +25.64% -48.00% +98.73%

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

Job postings citing R as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Newport.

Job vacancy trend for R in Newport

R
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing R in Newport.

Daily rate trend for R in Newport

R
Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing R in Newport over the 6 months to 23 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram for R in Newport

R
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing R in Newport.

Hourly rate trend for R in Newport

For the 6 months to 23 September 2021, IT contractor jobs citing R also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Newport region with a requirement for R.

1 22 (91.67%) Python
2 13 (54.17%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (50.00%) SQL
4 11 (45.83%) Security Cleared
5 10 (41.67%) Data Analysis
6 9 (37.50%) SC Cleared
7 8 (33.33%) Data Science
8 7 (29.17%) Decision-Making
8 7 (29.17%) Statistics
8 7 (29.17%) Public Sector
9 6 (25.00%) AWS Step Functions
9 6 (25.00%) SAS
9 6 (25.00%) Amazon S3
9 6 (25.00%) AWS
9 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
9 6 (25.00%) Google
9 6 (25.00%) Serverless
9 6 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
10 5 (20.83%) Pandas
10 5 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (20.83%) Jupyter
10 5 (20.83%) Economics
10 5 (20.83%) Mathematics
10 5 (20.83%) Quantitative Analysis
10 5 (20.83%) Java
10 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (20.83%) Amazon Athena
11 4 (16.67%) Social Skills
11 4 (16.67%) User Research
11 4 (16.67%) HTML

R
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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 6 (25.00%) SAS
2 5 (20.83%) Jupyter
3 3 (12.50%) Apache
3 3 (12.50%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (4.17%) Confluence
4 1 (4.17%) R Markdown
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Amazon S3
1 6 (25.00%) AWS
1 6 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
1 6 (25.00%) AWS Step Functions
1 6 (25.00%) Serverless
2 4 (16.67%) GCP
2 4 (16.67%) Google Analytics
3 3 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (12.50%) AWS CodeBuild
3 3 (12.50%) AWS CodeDeploy
3 3 (12.50%) AWS CodePipeline
3 3 (12.50%) GitHub
4 2 (8.33%) Google Data Studio
4 2 (8.33%) Google Sheets
4 2 (8.33%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (4.17%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (4.17%) GitHub Actions
5 1 (4.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) Amazon Athena
2 4 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (16.67%) Apache Zeppelin
3 3 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (12.50%) Amazon Redshift
3 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.33%) BigQuery
4 2 (8.33%) Metadata
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.17%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) RStudio
2 1 (4.17%) Artifactory
2 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) GitLab
2 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 13 (54.17%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (29.17%) Public Sector
3 4 (16.67%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Research Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) AWS Software Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Digital Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Data Scientist
6 2 (8.33%) Digital Performance Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Insight Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Performance Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Cloud Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Data Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Data Insight Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Google Analytics Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Insight Data Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Python Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Social Media Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) Pandas
2 4 (16.67%) HTML
3 3 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (4.17%) JSON
4 1 (4.17%) JSON-LD
4 1 (4.17%) Lambda Expressions
4 1 (4.17%) PySpark
4 1 (4.17%) RESTful
4 1 (4.17%) Serverless Framework
4 1 (4.17%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Social Media
2 1 (4.17%) Linked Data
2 1 (4.17%) Semantic Web
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Data Analysis
2 8 (33.33%) Data Science
3 7 (29.17%) Decision-Making
3 7 (29.17%) Statistics
4 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (20.83%) Economics
5 5 (20.83%) Mathematics
5 5 (20.83%) Quantitative Analysis
6 4 (16.67%) Analytics
6 4 (16.67%) Coaching
6 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (16.67%) Data Virtualisation
6 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 4 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
6 4 (16.67%) User Research
6 4 (16.67%) Visualisation
7 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure as Code
7 3 (12.50%) Social Media Analytics
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) Python
2 12 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (20.83%) Java
4 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.33%) Scala
6 1 (4.17%) Clojure
6 1 (4.17%) Groovy
6 1 (4.17%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) Security Cleared
2 9 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (12.50%) DBS Check
4 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.17%) Accessibility
2 1 (4.17%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Terraform
2 1 (4.17%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Google