Period
to 17 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 17 February 2020 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 West
6 months to
17 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 205 198 188
Rank change year-on-year -7 -10 +8
Contract jobs citing Statistics 6 32 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.11% 0.51% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.59% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 8
South West median daily rate £301 £325 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.50% -8.77% +87.50%
10th Percentile £157 £164 £255
90th Percentile £474 £463 £582
England median daily rate £500 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
South West median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.94 £24.98
% change year-on-year -3.62% +3.84% -3.92%

Statistics 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 West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,615 5,395 4,298
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 83.97% 85.66% 82.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,927 3,441 2,681
South West median daily rate £450 £434 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +8.44% +5.96%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £256
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 191 237 174
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £30.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +30.08% -18.00%
10th Percentile £13.50 £13.00 £11.77
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £48.53
England median hourly rate £22.50 £23.63 £24.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% -1.56% -1.76%

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Statistics in the South West

Statistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Statistics in the South West

Statistics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Statistics in the South West over the 6 months to 17 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Statistics in the South West

Statistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Statistics in the South West

Statistics
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 6 months to 17 February 2020. 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
Somerset -3 3 - - 1
Bristol +2 2 £475 +46.15% 3
Wiltshire +6 1 £126 -74.76% 1
Statistics
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Statistics 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 South West region with a requirement for Statistics.

1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Hive
1 2 (33.33%) Tableau
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 2 (33.33%) Impala
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (16.67%) DBS Check
2 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (16.67%) R Markdown
2 1 (16.67%) Public Sector
2 1 (16.67%) R
2 1 (16.67%) Local Government
2 1 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Kanban
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management

Statistics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 2 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (16.67%) R Markdown
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Hive
1 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 2 (33.33%) Impala
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (16.67%) Local Government
1 1 (16.67%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Data Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) DBA
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) R Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Oracle DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Kanban
2 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) R
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (16.67%) DBS Check
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Tableau