Period
to 23 October 2018

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 23 October 2018 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 60 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 - -
Contract jobs citing R 14 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.68% 0.44% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.13% 1.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Swindon median daily rate £425 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.67% - -
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £300 £510
% change year-on-year +41.67% -41.18% -
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 273 234 228
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 32.81% 34.21% 34.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 175 170
Swindon median daily rate £450 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +3.45% -3.33%
10th Percentile £325 £291 £287
90th Percentile £600 £500 £513
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £375 £358
% change year-on-year +20.00% +4.90% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 3
Swindon median hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.64% +30.95% -
10th Percentile £41.75 £26.25 £18.50
90th Percentile £49.00 £31.15 £24.70
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% - +15.38%

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

R
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing R in Swindon over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for R in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, 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 14 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (85.71%) Data Architecture
3 11 (78.57%) Data Science
4 10 (71.43%) Experimental Design
4 10 (71.43%) Big Data
4 10 (71.43%) Relational Database
4 10 (71.43%) Teradata
4 10 (71.43%) Statistical Analysis
4 10 (71.43%) Unix
4 10 (71.43%) Linux
4 10 (71.43%) Python
4 10 (71.43%) SQL
5 4 (28.57%) Automotive
5 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (28.57%) Manufacturing
6 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 2 (14.29%) ETL
7 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
7 2 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
7 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
7 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (14.29%) TOGAF Certification
7 2 (14.29%) People Management
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
8 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
8 1 (7.14%) User Stories
8 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting

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 10 (71.43%) Big Data
1 10 (71.43%) Relational Database
2 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
4 1 (7.14%) MOLAP
4 1 (7.14%) ROLAP
General
1 4 (28.57%) Automotive
1 4 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Teradata Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 14 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
1 10 (71.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Data Architecture
2 11 (78.57%) Data Science
3 10 (71.43%) Experimental Design
3 10 (71.43%) Statistical Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (14.29%) ETL
5 2 (14.29%) People Management
5 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
6 1 (7.14%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
6 1 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) Python
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) TOGAF Certification
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Teradata
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft