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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 54 -
Contract jobs citing Statistics 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire - 1.09% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Median daily rate - £408 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £360 £375
% change year-on-year -6.25% -4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £13.00 £19.40
% change year-on-year +200.00% -32.98%  

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 356 435 331
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 78.94% 78.80% 79.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 301 224
Median daily rate £425 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +38.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £725 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 14
Median hourly rate £11.50 £14.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.85% -20.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Server Building
3 1 (33.33%) Threat Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Replication

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DBA
1 2 (66.67%) SQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Server Building
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft