Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 22 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 > South East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 353 358 364
Rank change year-on-year +5 +6 -2
Contract jobs citing Statistical Analysis 18 22 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.11% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.16% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 19 17
South East median daily rate £425 £550 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.73% +69.23% +62.50%
10th Percentile £293 £305 £160
90th Percentile £603 £630 £630
England median daily rate £473 £500 £375
% change year-on-year -5.50% +33.33% +4.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 1
South East median hourly rate £12.50 - £16.25
10th Percentile £11.25 - £15.63
90th Percentile £48.25 - £16.88
England median hourly rate £12.50 £17.19 £32.50
% change year-on-year -27.26% -47.12% +132.14%

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 South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13929 13803 15455
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.71% 82.56% 80.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 8358 8333 9223
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £256
90th Percentile £575 £563 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 463 548 603
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.00 £26.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.81% +1.50% +52.00%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.82 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £52.25 £48.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.43 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.76% +8.58% +18.42%

Statistical Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Statistical Analysis in the South East

Statistical Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Statistical Analysis in the South East

Statistical Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Statistical Analysis in the South East over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Statistical Analysis in the South East

Statistical Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Statistical Analysis in the South East

Statistical Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Statistical Analysis in the South East over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Statistical Analysis in the South East

Statistical Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 22 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
Thames Valley -15 11 £425 -26.09% 4
Berkshire +14 10 £519 - 1
Hampshire +13 4 - - 1
Kent -14 1 - -
Surrey -19 1 - - 1
Buckinghamshire -35 1 £275 -52.17%
Statistical Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 South East region with a requirement for Statistical Analysis.

1 6 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
1 6 (33.33%) Retail
1 6 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 6 (33.33%) Actionable Insight
2 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 5 (27.78%) SQL
3 4 (22.22%) VBScript
3 4 (22.22%) VB
3 4 (22.22%) ITIL
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (22.22%) HP
3 4 (22.22%) Motorola
3 4 (22.22%) Workflow
3 4 (22.22%) Data Entry
3 4 (22.22%) Test Management
3 4 (22.22%) Programme Management
3 4 (22.22%) Publishing
3 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 4 (22.22%) ISTQB
3 4 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (22.22%) ITIL V3
3 4 (22.22%) PMO
3 4 (22.22%) Collaborative Working
4 3 (16.67%) Big Data
4 3 (16.67%) Pandas
4 3 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (16.67%) Hadoop
4 3 (16.67%) NumPy
4 3 (16.67%) Python

Statistical Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 1 (5.56%) Apache Pig
1 1 (5.56%) Apache Spark
1 1 (5.56%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (5.56%) GNU Octave
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (5.56%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Big Data
1 3 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Hive
2 1 (5.56%) Data Lake
2 1 (5.56%) Data Mining
2 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.56%) Impala
2 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (33.33%) Retail
2 4 (22.22%) Publishing
3 2 (11.11%) Electronics
4 1 (5.56%) Finance
4 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Analyst
2 8 (44.44%) Report Analyst
3 7 (38.89%) Data Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Administrator
4 4 (22.22%) Data Entry Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Excel Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Test Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Python Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Big Data Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Data Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Data Scientist
6 1 (5.56%) Digital Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Hadoop Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Programmer
6 1 (5.56%) SAS Programmer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Programmer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior SAS Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) NumPy
1 3 (16.67%) Pandas
2 2 (11.11%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Actionable Insight
1 6 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 4 (22.22%) Collaborative Working
2 4 (22.22%) Data Entry
2 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
2 4 (22.22%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) ITIL V3
2 4 (22.22%) Programme Management
2 4 (22.22%) Test Management
2 4 (22.22%) Workflow
3 2 (11.11%) Analytics
3 2 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (5.56%) A/B Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (5.56%) Customer-Centricity
4 1 (5.56%) Decision Tree
4 1 (5.56%) Front End Development
4 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.56%) Line Management
4 1 (5.56%) Personalization
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) VB
2 4 (22.22%) VBScript
3 3 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (5.56%) C++
4 1 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) ISTQB
2 4 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) PMO
2 1 (5.56%) CDISC
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) HP
1 4 (22.22%) Motorola
2 1 (5.56%) Adobe
2 1 (5.56%) Google
2 1 (5.56%) Northgate