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 3 months to 26 April 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
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 599 653 650
Rank change year-on-year +54 -3  
Contract jobs citing Numerical Analysis 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.004% 0.004%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.003% 0.004% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.52%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £200 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 38875 46261 44658
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 83.64% 82.82% 79.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 25600 30568 27749
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 990 1094 1314
Median hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +17.24%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.85 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £47.81
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year +2.77% +17.07%  

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Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Numerical Analysis as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Numerical Analysis in the UK

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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

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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

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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 3 months to 26 April 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
England +50 1 - - 1
London +15 1 - -

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (50.00%) Matrix Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

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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 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Pricing Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Service Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Matrix Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP