Period
to 19 November 2017

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 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.

Statistics
South East > Surrey
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 114 133
Rank change year-on-year -14 +19 -2
Contract jobs citing Statistics 13 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.48% 0.65% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.77% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 12
Surrey median daily rate £458 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.06% +19.23% -30.29%
10th Percentile £400 £345 £171
90th Percentile £555 £468 £470
South East median daily rate £350 £288 £340
% change year-on-year +21.63% -15.37% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £19.34 £19.53 £25.44
% change year-on-year -0.95% -23.25% +41.33%

Statistics is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2283 1944 2224
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 83.47% 83.65% 80.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1631 1288 1355
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £281
90th Percentile £580 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 83 51
Surrey median hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -15.38% +8.33%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.55 £12.70
90th Percentile £48.75 £45.07 £52.17
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.75 £26.55
% change year-on-year -14.02% +0.75% +51.71%

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Statistics in Surrey over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 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
Reigate -31 4 £400 +3.23%
Staines +7 2 £525 -
Chertsey -7 2 £555 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 2 - -
Cobham - 1 £450 -
Statistics
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 7 (53.85%) R
2 6 (46.15%) Visualisation
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) Python
3 5 (38.46%) Machine Learning
3 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (30.77%) Apache Spark
4 4 (30.77%) Hadoop
4 4 (30.77%) Test Planning
4 4 (30.77%) Issue Tracking
4 4 (30.77%) Defect Management
4 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (30.77%) Test Strategy
4 4 (30.77%) Statistical Modelling
4 4 (30.77%) Analytics
4 4 (30.77%) SpecFlow
4 4 (30.77%) Gherkin
4 4 (30.77%) Data Visualisation
4 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
4 4 (30.77%) BDD
4 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Project Planning
4 4 (30.77%) Degree
4 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
4 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
4 4 (30.77%) System Testing
4 4 (30.77%) HP UFT
4 4 (30.77%) Finance
4 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development

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 4 (30.77%) Apache Spark
2 2 (15.38%) SAS
3 1 (7.69%) Documentum
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Primavera
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Hadoop
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
3 2 (15.38%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (15.38%) Big Data
3 2 (15.38%) HBase
3 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
3 2 (15.38%) MS Access
3 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) HP UFT
1 4 (30.77%) SpecFlow
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Data Scientist
2 4 (30.77%) Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) DBA
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Insight Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) SQL DBA
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Developer
3 2 (15.38%) SSIS Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Business Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Data Insight Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Documentum Architect
4 1 (7.69%) ETL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Innovation Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Insight Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Gherkin
2 2 (15.38%) D3.js
2 2 (15.38%) ggplot
2 2 (15.38%) NumPy
2 2 (15.38%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Algorithms
3 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.69%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Visualisation
2 5 (38.46%) Machine Learning
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Analytics
3 4 (30.77%) BDD
3 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
3 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (30.77%) Data Visualisation
3 4 (30.77%) Defect Management
3 4 (30.77%) Issue Tracking
3 4 (30.77%) Project Planning
3 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Statistical Modelling
3 4 (30.77%) System Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
3 4 (30.77%) Test Planning
3 4 (30.77%) Test Strategy
3 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
3 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) R
2 6 (46.15%) Python
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) MATLAB
3 2 (15.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
1 4 (30.77%) ISEB
1 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
2 2 (15.38%) Numerate Degree
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
1 2 (15.38%) RedGate
2 1 (7.69%) BMC
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow