Period
to 17 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 17 February 2019 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 55 61
Rank change year-on-year 0 +6 -
Contract jobs citing R 23 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.34% 0.80% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.41% 2.16% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 6
Swindon median daily rate £413 £300 £145
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.50% +106.90% -
10th Percentile £380 £290 £138
90th Percentile £465 £399 £153
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £300 £145
% change year-on-year +50.00% +106.90% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Swindon with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 359 231 274
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 36.56% 36.84% 40.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 187 189
Swindon median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% +0.67%
10th Percentile £346 £313 £300
90th Percentile £669 £650 £513
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Swindon median hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.64% +27.91% -26.50%
10th Percentile £41.50 £26.25 £18.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £28.75 £44.25
Wiltshire median hourly rate £46.00 £32.50 £40.25
% change year-on-year +41.54% -19.25% +2.55%

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for R in Swindon

R
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for R in Swindon

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing R also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Swindon region with a requirement for R.

1 23 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (95.65%) Big Data
2 22 (95.65%) Relational Database
2 22 (95.65%) Experimental Design
2 22 (95.65%) Data Science
2 22 (95.65%) Statistical Analysis
2 22 (95.65%) SQL
2 22 (95.65%) Data Architecture
2 22 (95.65%) Unix
2 22 (95.65%) Linux
2 22 (95.65%) Python
2 22 (95.65%) Teradata
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.35%) Automotive
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.35%) ETL
3 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.35%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (4.35%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2016

R
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 22 (95.65%) Big Data
1 22 (95.65%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (4.35%) Automotive
1 1 (4.35%) Legal
1 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Administrator
2 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (4.35%) Consultant
2 1 (4.35%) Developer
2 1 (4.35%) SQL BI Developer
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Developer
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server BI Developer
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (4.35%) SSAS Developer
2 1 (4.35%) SSIS Developer
2 1 (4.35%) SSRS Developer
2 1 (4.35%) Teradata Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 23 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (95.65%) Linux
1 22 (95.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) Data Architecture
1 22 (95.65%) Data Science
1 22 (95.65%) Experimental Design
1 22 (95.65%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (4.35%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (4.35%) ETL
2 1 (4.35%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) Python
1 22 (95.65%) SQL
Vendors
1 22 (95.65%) Teradata