The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Statistics
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 32 38 57
Rank change year-on-year +6 +19  
Contract jobs citing Statistics 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.39% 0.71% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.98% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £200 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £380 £350
% change year-on-year -11.18% +8.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £13.00 £17.30
% change year-on-year +200.00% -24.85%  

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 Southampton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 201 205 347
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 78.82% 73.21% 81.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 132 239
Median daily rate £450 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £255 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 17 10
Median hourly rate £42.50 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +183.33% +20.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

Statistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Statistics in Southampton

Statistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Statistics in Southampton

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Statistics.

1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) QA
2 5 (71.43%) Content Management
2 5 (71.43%) Marketing
2 5 (71.43%) Rackspace
2 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
2 5 (71.43%) Legal
2 5 (71.43%) CMS
2 5 (71.43%) Intranet
3 4 (57.14%) Driving Licence
3 4 (57.14%) PMO
3 4 (57.14%) IT Strategy
3 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
3 4 (57.14%) SLA
3 4 (57.14%) WordPress
3 4 (57.14%) Document Management
3 4 (57.14%) Data Protection
3 4 (57.14%) Joomla!
4 3 (42.86%) Content Writing
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) Stata
5 2 (28.57%) SAS
5 2 (28.57%) R
6 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 1 (14.29%) Big Data
6 1 (14.29%) Time Series Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
6 1 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (14.29%) Postgraduate

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 5 (71.43%) CMS
2 4 (57.14%) Joomla!
2 4 (57.14%) WordPress
3 2 (28.57%) SAS
4 1 (14.29%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Stata
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
1 1 (14.29%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (14.29%) GIS
1 1 (14.29%) QGIS
1 1 (14.29%) Spatial Data
General
1 5 (71.43%) Legal
1 5 (71.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Web Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Web Content Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) Designer
3 3 (42.86%) Support Assistant
3 3 (42.86%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) Technical Assistant
3 3 (42.86%) Technical Designer
3 3 (42.86%) Technical Support Assistant
3 3 (42.86%) Web Content Assistant
3 3 (42.86%) Web Content Designer
3 3 (42.86%) Web Designer
3 3 (42.86%) Web Support Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) Website Designer
4 1 (14.29%) Spatial Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
2 4 (57.14%) Driving Licence
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Content Management
2 4 (57.14%) Data Protection
2 4 (57.14%) Document Management
2 4 (57.14%) IT Strategy
2 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
3 3 (42.86%) Content Writing
4 1 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 1 (14.29%) Spatial Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Time Series Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) R
2 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Postgraduate
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) QA
2 4 (57.14%) PMO
2 4 (57.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Rackspace