The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 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
South East / Surrey
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 87 87
Rank change year-on-year +1 0  
Contract jobs citing Statistics 4 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.33% 0.86% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 1.02% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 4
Median daily rate £350 £575 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -39.13% +53.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £318 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £346
% change year-on-year - +1.08%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £15.99
% change year-on-year - -18.68%  

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 Surrey with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1050 1076 1014
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 85.78% 84.13% 78.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 728 717 575
Median daily rate £435 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.16% +7.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 52 25
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £21.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.00 £52.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

Statistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Statistics in Surrey

Statistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Statistics in Surrey

Statistics
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 Statistics within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 23 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
Staines +7 1 - -
Woking - 1 £375 - 1
Epsom - 1 £341 -
Statistics
South East

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

1 8 (66.67%) Python
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
1 8 (66.67%) Visualisation
1 8 (66.67%) Statistical Modelling
1 8 (66.67%) Apache Spark
2 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (58.33%) R
2 7 (58.33%) Data Visualisation
3 6 (50.00%) Degree
3 6 (50.00%) Analytics
4 5 (41.67%) Big Data
4 5 (41.67%) Hadoop
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (41.67%) Scrum
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (33.33%) MS Access
5 4 (33.33%) VBA
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (33.33%) Mathematics
5 4 (33.33%) Trend Analysis
5 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (33.33%) Actionable Insight
6 3 (25.00%) Three.js
6 3 (25.00%) Data Structures
6 3 (25.00%) Algorithms
6 3 (25.00%) QlikView

Statistics
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 8 (66.67%) Apache Spark
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Solr
2 1 (8.33%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Big Data
1 5 (41.67%) Hadoop
2 4 (33.33%) MS Access
2 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (25.00%) QlikView
4 1 (8.33%) Apache Hive
4 1 (8.33%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (8.33%) GIS
4 1 (8.33%) Impala
4 1 (8.33%) PowerPivot
4 1 (8.33%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Data Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Data Insight Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Insight Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Insight Data Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Data Visualisation Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Manual Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Big Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Data Scientist
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) GIS Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) D3.js
1 3 (25.00%) Three.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (25.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (16.67%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Statistical Modelling
1 8 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 7 (58.33%) Data Visualisation
3 6 (50.00%) Analytics
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) Scrum
5 4 (33.33%) Actionable Insight
5 4 (33.33%) Mathematics
5 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (33.33%) Trend Analysis
6 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (25.00%) Kanban
6 3 (25.00%) Machine Learning
6 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (25.00%) Use Case
7 2 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Test Management
7 2 (16.67%) Time Management
7 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (16.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Python
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) R
3 4 (33.33%) VBA
4 3 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) MATLAB
5 2 (16.67%) C#
6 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (8.33%) C
6 1 (8.33%) Perl
6 1 (8.33%) Ruby
6 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) ISEB
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) ESRI
3 1 (8.33%) Minitab
3 1 (8.33%) Tableau