The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 24 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
England / North East
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 127 69
Contract jobs citing Statistics 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East - 0.062% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.072% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £250 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -23.07%  
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 the North East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 478 1383 651
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 85.51% 85.90% 79.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 890 402
Median daily rate £375 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 70 41
Median hourly rate £28.50 £28.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.78% +73.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £26.00 £12.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £36.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

Statistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Statistics in the North East

Statistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Statistics in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 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 North East region with a requirement for Statistics.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) VBA
2 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (60.00%) Documentum
2 3 (60.00%) EDRMS
2 3 (60.00%) PuTTY
2 3 (60.00%) WinSCP
2 3 (60.00%) Records Management
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Big Data
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Information Governance
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) Velocity
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (20.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel

Statistics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 3 (60.00%) Documentum
1 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) PuTTY
1 3 (60.00%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) EDRMS
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Documentum Support
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Documentum Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Documentum Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Lead
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Data Scientist
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (60.00%) Records Management
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Data Security
3 1 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Information Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) SFIA
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft