Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Statistical Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Statistical Analysis over the 6 months to 20 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.

Statistical Analysis
England > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 198 218 242
Rank change year-on-year +20 +24 -48
Contract jobs citing Statistical Analysis 4 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.070% 0.074% 0.070%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.086% 0.088% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 2
North West median daily rate £488 £384 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.04% +3.44% +15.04%
10th Percentile £221 £356 £365
90th Percentile £634 £542 £385
England median daily rate £481 £500 £375
% change year-on-year -3.75% +33.33% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £12.50 £17.19 £32.50
% change year-on-year -27.26% -47.12% +150.00%

Statistical Analysis 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 the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4629 5692 6965
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 81.32% 83.89% 81.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2952 3672 4228
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £263 £255
90th Percentile £587 £556 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 202 166 283
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £22.42 £30.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.41% -26.53% +69.56%
10th Percentile £11.56 £12.13 £12.38
90th Percentile £52.93 £53.00 £52.47
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.72% +8.53% +18.42%

Statistical Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Statistical Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Statistical Analysis in the North West

Statistical Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Statistical Analysis in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Statistical Analysis in the North West

Statistical Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Statistical Analysis in the North West over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Statistical Analysis in the North West

Statistical Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Statistical Analysis in the North West

Statistical Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Statistical Analysis within the North West region over the 6 months to 20 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
Manchester - 3 £600 -
Merseyside +4 1 £171 -55.87%
Statistical Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Statistical Analysis 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 West region with a requirement for Statistical Analysis.

1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) CA
2 1 (25.00%) NHS
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) CISA
2 1 (25.00%) CISM
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) ISMS
2 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (25.00%) Drools
2 1 (25.00%) Scala
2 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Predictive Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (25.00%) R
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning

Statistical Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Data Scientist
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Information Officer
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security Officer
1 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security
1 1 (25.00%) ISMS
1 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematical Modelling
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (25.00%) Predictive Modelling
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) R
2 1 (25.00%) Scala
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISA
1 1 (25.00%) CISM
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) GDPR
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) CA
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft