The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 / South East
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 205 198 235
Rank change year-on-year -7 +37  
Contract jobs citing Statistics 34 72 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.45% 0.81% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.98% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 25 24
Median daily rate £345 £355 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.81% +3.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £266 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £575 £620
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £346
% change year-on-year - +1.08%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.00 -
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 South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6343 7314 7622
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 83.05% 81.98% 80.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3719 4473 4397
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 231 272 264
Median hourly rate £29.92 £32.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +23.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £47.50
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 South East

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

Statistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Statistics in the South East

Statistics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Statistics in the South East over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Statistics in the South East

Statistics
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 Statistics in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Statistics in the South East

Statistics
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 Statistics within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +16 9 £193 -23.00% 5
Berkshire 0 7 £400 +23.45% 2
Kent - 7 £338 - 1
Surrey -4 4 £350 -39.13% 3
West Sussex +17 3 £338 -11.18%
East Sussex - 3 £345 -
Buckinghamshire -24 1 £445 +13.97% 1
Statistics
England

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 South East region with a requirement for Statistics.

1 40 (53.33%) SQL
2 26 (34.67%) Algorithms
3 25 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 22 (29.33%) Data Warehouse
4 22 (29.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (26.67%) Migration
6 19 (25.33%) Data Management
6 19 (25.33%) Web Services
6 19 (25.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 19 (25.33%) High Availability
7 18 (24.00%) Entity Framework
8 17 (22.67%) Visualisation
9 16 (21.33%) Microsoft
10 15 (20.00%) .NET
10 15 (20.00%) .NET Framework
11 14 (18.67%) Statistical Modelling
11 14 (18.67%) Python
12 13 (17.33%) Data Analysis
12 13 (17.33%) R
12 13 (17.33%) Degree
13 12 (16.00%) Computer Science
13 12 (16.00%) Analytics
14 11 (14.67%) Mathematics
14 11 (14.67%) Microsoft Excel
14 11 (14.67%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (13.33%) Apache Spark
15 10 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
15 10 (13.33%) T-SQL
15 10 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (13.33%) Data Visualisation

Statistics
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 10 (13.33%) Apache Spark
2 3 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.67%) Apache
3 2 (2.67%) ArcGIS
3 2 (2.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.33%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.33%) SAS
4 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (14.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (8.00%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (5.33%) SPSS
6 2 (2.67%) SPSS Modeler
7 1 (1.33%) InfoPath
7 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
7 1 (1.33%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.33%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (1.33%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) IaaS
1 1 (1.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.33%) DHCP
1 4 (5.33%) Firewall
2 3 (4.00%) VPN
3 2 (2.67%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (2.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (2.67%) DNS
3 2 (2.67%) MPLS
3 2 (2.67%) WAN
3 2 (2.67%) Wireless
4 1 (1.33%) Junos
4 1 (1.33%) MRTG
4 1 (1.33%) SNMP
4 1 (1.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 22 (29.33%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (29.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (12.00%) Big Data
4 6 (8.00%) Hadoop
5 5 (6.67%) Data Mining
5 5 (6.67%) GIS
5 5 (6.67%) NoSQL
5 5 (6.67%) Relational Database
6 4 (5.33%) MS Access
6 4 (5.33%) QlikView
6 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (2.67%) Cognos Report Studio
7 2 (2.67%) Geospatial Data
7 2 (2.67%) Spatial Data
7 2 (2.67%) Spotfire
7 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (25.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.33%) Gerrit
3 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (12.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (9.33%) Finance
3 4 (5.33%) Back Office
3 4 (5.33%) Front Office
4 3 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.00%) Marketing
5 2 (2.67%) Advertising
6 1 (1.33%) Electronics
6 1 (1.33%) Legal
6 1 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 26 (34.67%) Developer
2 21 (28.00%) Analyst
3 20 (26.67%) SQL Developer
4 10 (13.33%) Data Analyst
5 8 (10.67%) SSIS Developer
6 7 (9.33%) Data Scientist
6 7 (9.33%) T-SQL Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Data Insight Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) Database Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Insight Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) Insight Data Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) SQL Database Developer
8 3 (4.00%) GIS Developer
8 3 (4.00%) Junior
9 2 (2.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 2 (2.67%) Back Office Engineer
9 2 (2.67%) Information Analyst
9 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Developer
9 2 (2.67%) Technical Specialist
9 2 (2.67%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (25.33%) Web Services
2 18 (24.00%) Entity Framework
3 15 (20.00%) .NET
3 15 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (5.33%) D3.js
4 4 (5.33%) Three.js
5 2 (2.67%) Regular Expression
5 2 (2.67%) XML
6 1 (1.33%) Django
6 1 (1.33%) Flask
6 1 (1.33%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 26 (34.67%) Algorithms
2 12 (16.00%) Computer Science
3 11 (14.67%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (10.67%) Data Structures
4 8 (10.67%) User Experience
5 7 (9.33%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.00%) Life Science
7 2 (2.67%) Replication
7 2 (2.67%) Smart Meter
8 1 (1.33%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.33%) NHS
8 1 (1.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.00%) Windows
2 3 (4.00%) Linux
2 3 (4.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.67%) Migration
2 19 (25.33%) Data Management
2 19 (25.33%) High Availability
3 17 (22.67%) Visualisation
4 14 (18.67%) Statistical Modelling
5 13 (17.33%) Data Analysis
6 12 (16.00%) Analytics
7 11 (14.67%) Mathematics
8 10 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (13.33%) Data Visualisation
9 9 (12.00%) ETL
10 8 (10.67%) Validation
11 7 (9.33%) Economics
11 7 (9.33%) Scrum
12 6 (8.00%) Data Modelling
12 6 (8.00%) Functional Testing
12 6 (8.00%) Operations Research
13 5 (6.67%) Linear Regression
13 5 (6.67%) Machine Learning
13 5 (6.67%) Time Series Analysis
Programming Languages
1 40 (53.33%) SQL
2 14 (18.67%) Python
3 13 (17.33%) R
4 10 (13.33%) T-SQL
5 6 (8.00%) VBA
6 5 (6.67%) Java
7 4 (5.33%) MATLAB
8 3 (4.00%) Perl
9 2 (2.67%) C
9 2 (2.67%) C#
9 2 (2.67%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.33%) Cython
10 1 (1.33%) Ruby
10 1 (1.33%) Scala
10 1 (1.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (17.33%) Degree
2 3 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (4.00%) PhD
3 2 (2.67%) CCNP
3 2 (2.67%) ISEB
3 2 (2.67%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.67%) Master's Degree
3 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) CCNA
4 1 (1.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) JNCIA
4 1 (1.33%) MCP
4 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.33%) Firmware
2 1 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (1.33%) SCCM
1 1 (1.33%) SCOM
1 1 (1.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 1 (1.33%) vMotion
1 1 (1.33%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 16 (21.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.33%) Tableau
3 5 (6.67%) Cisco
4 4 (5.33%) Oracle
4 4 (5.33%) Remedy
5 3 (4.00%) Huawei
5 3 (4.00%) SAP
6 2 (2.67%) Avaya
6 2 (2.67%) Cognos
6 2 (2.67%) IBM
6 2 (2.67%) McAfee
6 2 (2.67%) Splunk
6 2 (2.67%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.33%) CyberArk
7 1 (1.33%) IFS
7 1 (1.33%) iManage
7 1 (1.33%) Lumension
7 1 (1.33%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.33%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.33%) Varonis
Hook, Hampshire
Aim Hire Jobs
Posted: 19 days ago