The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 29 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
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 47 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 -  
Contract jobs citing Statistics 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.59% 0.45% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £428 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £355 £343
% change year-on-year -1.40% +3.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £15.98
% change year-on-year - -18.62%  

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 284 365 343
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 83.28% 82.58% 79.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 728 1080 710
Median daily rate £450 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £306 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £706 £544 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 14 22
Median hourly rate £22.75 £20.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.97% +64.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £11.20 £7.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.75 £23.75 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.64% -6.66%  

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Statistics in South Yorkshire

Statistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Statistics in South Yorkshire

Statistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Statistics in South Yorkshire

Statistics
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Sheffield +10 2 - - 5
Statistics
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Statistics.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
1 2 (100.00%) ProC
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Cluster Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SAS Macro
1 2 (100.00%) Base SAS
1 2 (100.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (100.00%) PROC SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
1 2 (100.00%) SAS Visual Analytics

Statistics
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (100.00%) Base SAS
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 2 (100.00%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) ProC
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) SAS Consultant
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
1 2 (100.00%) Cluster Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PROC SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SAS Macro
1 2 (100.00%) SQL