Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Numerical Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Numerical Analysis over the 6 months to 21 July 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.

Numerical Analysis
UK
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 839 891 869
Rank change year-on-year +52 -22 -13
Contract jobs citing Numerical Analysis 3 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.009% 0.002%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.004% 0.011% 0.002%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 2
UK median daily rate £406 £625 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.00% +31.58% +18.75%
10th Percentile £389 £288 £463
90th Percentile £418 £775 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate - £269 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Numerical Analysis 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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 80768 91869 90936
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 84.22% 83.49% 80.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 52960 60573 57501
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £275 £263 £258
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2076 2216 2561
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +13.64% +7.08%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.61 £11.17
90th Percentile £52.50 £48.75 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -3.85% +15.56% +4.65%

Numerical Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Numerical Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Numerical Analysis in the UK

Numerical Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Numerical Analysis in the UK

Numerical Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Numerical Analysis in the UK

Numerical Analysis
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Numerical Analysis within the UK over the 6 months to 21 July 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
England +50 3 £406 -35.00% 3
London +14 3 £406 -37.50%

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Numerical Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Numerical Analysis.

1 3 (100.00%) SAP
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
1 3 (100.00%) Matrix Management
2 2 (66.67%) Supplier Management
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITSM
2 2 (66.67%) Advertising
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (33.33%) Apple

Numerical Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

General
1 2 (66.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) SAP Manager
1 3 (100.00%) Service Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Matrix Management
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITSM
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft