Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 22 January 2019 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 92 86 -
Rank change year-on-year -6 - +103
Contract jobs citing R 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.33% 0.081% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.96% 0.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Reading median daily rate £445 - -
Berkshire median daily rate £450 - £290
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Reading with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 523 416 416
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 34.87% 33.55% 29.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 293 222
Reading median daily rate £450 £390 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -5.45% +3.13%
10th Percentile £325 £304 £310
90th Percentile £588 £550 £537
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 9
Reading median hourly rate £42.50 £36.25 £19.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.24% +84.71% -56.39%
10th Percentile £36.25 £14.80 £12.60
90th Percentile £47.88 £47.50 £40.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -7.89%

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing R as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for R in Reading

R
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for R in Reading

R
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing R in Reading over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for R in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 Reading region with a requirement for R.

1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (80.00%) Analytics
2 4 (80.00%) Big Data
3 3 (60.00%) Apache Spark
3 3 (60.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (40.00%) Open Source
4 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (40.00%) Node.js
4 2 (40.00%) HDInsight
4 2 (40.00%) Cosmos DB
4 2 (40.00%) Data Lake
4 2 (40.00%) Data Science
4 2 (40.00%) Value Proposition
4 2 (40.00%) Scala
5 1 (20.00%) Technical Leadership
5 1 (20.00%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (20.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 1 (20.00%) Azure Machine Learning
5 1 (20.00%) TensorFlow
5 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes

R
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (20.00%) Azure Machine Learning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Big Data
1 4 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (60.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Cosmos DB
3 2 (40.00%) Data Lake
3 2 (40.00%) HDInsight
4 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (20.00%) Apache Hive
4 1 (20.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 1 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (20.00%) DataStage
4 1 (20.00%) MySQL
4 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Azure Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Data Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Data Scientist
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) DBA
1 1 (20.00%) Informatica Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Migration Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) SSIS Specialist
1 1 (20.00%) SSRS Specialist
1 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Node.js
2 1 (20.00%) Kafka
2 1 (20.00%) OLE
2 1 (20.00%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) Data Science
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) Value Proposition
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Scala
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Ab Initio
2 1 (20.00%) Informatica
2 1 (20.00%) Netezza
2 1 (20.00%) Teradata