Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Statistics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Statistics over the 6 months to 25 July 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 West
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 176 229 200
Rank change year-on-year +53 -29 -34
Contract jobs citing Statistics 25 14 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.44% 0.18% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.22% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 23
North West median daily rate £444 £290 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +53.02% -22.67% -18.92%
10th Percentile £177 £153 £257
90th Percentile £537 £555 £438
England median daily rate £415 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +10.67% +4.09% -3.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 4
North West median hourly rate £32.00 £9.00 £15.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +255.56% -43.71% -86.68%
10th Percentile £21.40 £9.00 £12.37
90th Percentile £41.00 £10.38 £18.74
England median hourly rate £21.50 £16.13 £18.00
% change year-on-year +33.33% -10.42% +2.86%

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 West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4642 6291 6132
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 81.71% 82.19% 79.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2854 3887 3470
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £256
90th Percentile £538 £550 £556
England median daily rate £450 £425 £408
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 211 204 274
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +1.82% +23.94%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.75 £12.00
90th Percentile £51.71 £53.00 £57.50
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.96
% change year-on-year - +13.87% +6.86%

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Statistics in the North West

Statistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Statistics in the North West

Statistics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Statistics in the North West over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Statistics in the North West

Statistics
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 Statistics in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Statistics in the North West

Statistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Statistics in the North West over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Statistics in the North West

Statistics
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 Statistics within the North West region over the 6 months to 25 July 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 +26 13 £506 +68.75% 5
Cheshire +33 10 £230 -48.31% 2
Lancashire +17 2 £175 +27.27% 2
Statistics
England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 West region with a requirement for Statistics.

1 13 (52.00%) SQL
2 10 (40.00%) Unix
2 10 (40.00%) Windows
3 9 (36.00%) SSL
3 9 (36.00%) SSH
3 9 (36.00%) PKI
3 9 (36.00%) Linux Command Line
4 7 (28.00%) Change Control
4 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (24.00%) Configuration Management
5 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 6 (24.00%) IDOL
5 6 (24.00%) Legal
5 6 (24.00%) Document Management
5 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
5 6 (24.00%) iManage
6 5 (20.00%) CMS
6 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
6 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
6 5 (20.00%) Data Mining
7 4 (16.00%) CRM
7 4 (16.00%) AIX
7 4 (16.00%) Linux
7 4 (16.00%) .NET
7 4 (16.00%) X-Windows
7 4 (16.00%) Mainframe
7 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
7 4 (16.00%) JCL
7 4 (16.00%) Reuters

Statistics
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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.00%) CMS
2 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.00%) SAS
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.00%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Office 365
1 4 (16.00%) OneDrive
2 1 (4.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) SSH
1 9 (36.00%) SSL
2 4 (16.00%) FTP
2 4 (16.00%) HTTP
2 4 (16.00%) PuTTY
2 4 (16.00%) tcpdump
3 1 (4.00%) 2G
3 1 (4.00%) 3G
3 1 (4.00%) 4G
3 1 (4.00%) GSM
3 1 (4.00%) LTE
3 1 (4.00%) RNC
3 1 (4.00%) UMTS
3 1 (4.00%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) IDOL
2 5 (20.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.00%) OLAP
4 1 (4.00%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (4.00%) Power BI
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (24.00%) Legal
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Consultant
2 4 (16.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Data Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Database Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Information Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft BI Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) OLAP Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Optimisation Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Power BI Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Radio Planner
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Applications Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint Administrator
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint Support
4 1 (4.00%) SSIS Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) SSRS Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Web Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) .NET
1 4 (16.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Linux Command Line
1 9 (36.00%) PKI
2 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (16.00%) Mainframe
4 2 (8.00%) Learning Management System
5 1 (4.00%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Unix
1 10 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) AIX
2 4 (16.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Change Control
2 6 (24.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (24.00%) Document Management
3 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (16.00%) Content Management
4 4 (16.00%) CRM
4 4 (16.00%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (16.00%) Resource Management
4 4 (16.00%) Workflow
5 3 (12.00%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (12.00%) Information Security
5 3 (12.00%) Process Improvement
6 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.00%) Actionable Insight
7 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
7 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.00%) Information Management
7 1 (4.00%) ITIL
7 1 (4.00%) Network Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (16.00%) Java
3 4 (16.00%) JCL
3 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
1 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Amdocs OSS
1 1 (4.00%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) iManage
3 4 (16.00%) IBM
3 4 (16.00%) Interwoven
3 4 (16.00%) Reuters
4 1 (4.00%) Amdocs
4 1 (4.00%) Ericsson
4 1 (4.00%) Google
4 1 (4.00%) Mapinfo
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle
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