Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for R skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited R over the 6 months to 19 November 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.

R
South East > Surrey
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 123 125
Rank change year-on-year -4 +2 +8
Contract jobs citing R 14 6 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.51% 0.26% 0.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.34% 0.67% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 18
Surrey median daily rate £550 - £500
10th Percentile £483 - £387
90th Percentile £571 - £550
South East median daily rate £425 £375 £500
% change year-on-year +13.33% -25.00% +32.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £19.34 £47.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year -59.28% +192.31% -50.00%

R is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1044 900 1127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 38.17% 38.73% 40.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 756 615 739
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +11.11%
10th Percentile £327 £306 £280
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 37 23
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% -9.09%
10th Percentile £25.00 £20.90 £33.00
90th Percentile £50.05 £46.00 £51.74
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing R as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for R in Surrey

R
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for R in Surrey

R
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing R within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Staines +11 7 £538 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 2 - -
Chertsey - 2 £555 -
R
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing R 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 Surrey region with a requirement for R.

1 10 (71.43%) SQL
1 10 (71.43%) Python
1 10 (71.43%) Analytics
2 8 (57.14%) Visualisation
3 7 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 7 (50.00%) Statistics
3 7 (50.00%) Apache Spark
4 6 (42.86%) Data Visualisation
4 6 (42.86%) Machine Learning
4 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (35.71%) Statistical Modelling
5 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (35.71%) SAS
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (28.57%) VBA
6 4 (28.57%) MS Access
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
6 4 (28.57%) Big Data
6 4 (28.57%) Actionable Insight
7 3 (21.43%) Trend Analysis
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (21.43%) Algorithms
7 3 (21.43%) Degree
7 3 (21.43%) NumPy
7 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
7 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server

R
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 7 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 5 (35.71%) SAS
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Pig
3 1 (7.14%) Documentum
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (14.29%) SPSS
3 1 (7.14%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (7.14%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
3 4 (28.57%) Big Data
3 4 (28.57%) MS Access
4 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
5 2 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (14.29%) Apache Hive
5 2 (14.29%) HBase
5 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
5 2 (14.29%) Power BI
5 2 (14.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (7.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
6 1 (7.14%) Impala
6 1 (7.14%) Lumira
6 1 (7.14%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (14.29%) Electronics
1 2 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Data Scientist
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Insight Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) SAS Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Business Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Data Insight Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Documentum Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Innovation Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Insight Data Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) R Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SAP Manager
5 1 (7.14%) SAP Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Workday Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) NumPy
2 2 (14.29%) D3.js
2 2 (14.29%) ggplot
2 2 (14.29%) OpenCV
3 1 (7.14%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Algorithms
3 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.14%) Smart Meter
4 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Analytics
2 8 (57.14%) Visualisation
3 7 (50.00%) Statistics
4 6 (42.86%) Data Visualisation
4 6 (42.86%) Machine Learning
5 5 (35.71%) Statistical Modelling
6 4 (28.57%) Actionable Insight
6 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
7 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (21.43%) Trend Analysis
8 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
8 2 (14.29%) Econometrics
8 2 (14.29%) Economics
8 2 (14.29%) Image Processing
8 2 (14.29%) Linear Regression
8 2 (14.29%) Project Management
9 1 (7.14%) Benchmarking
9 1 (7.14%) CRM
9 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) Python
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) VBA
3 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
3 2 (14.29%) SAS Macro
4 1 (7.14%) C++
4 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (7.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) BMC
3 1 (7.14%) Cloudera
3 1 (7.14%) Cognos
3 1 (7.14%) Informatica
3 1 (7.14%) Platfora
3 1 (7.14%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow
3 1 (7.14%) Tableau
3 1 (7.14%) TIBCO
3 1 (7.14%) Workday