Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Regression Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Regression Analysis over the 6 months to 18 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.

Regression Analysis
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 870 871 893
Rank change year-on-year +1 +22 -30
Contract jobs citing Regression Analysis 19 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.014% 0.010%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.022% 0.017% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 10
UK median daily rate £375 £375 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -28.57% +16.67%
10th Percentile £315 £294 £362
90th Percentile £553 £600 £646
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £320 -
% change year-on-year +21.09% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Regression Analysis 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 86286 88673 93962
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 84.52% 83.92% 81.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 57474 58658 60890
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £263
90th Percentile £630 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2038 2353 2731
UK median hourly rate £23.63 £24.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.56% +6.67% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.48 £11.26 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £48.75 £47.71
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.02 £24.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year -1.96% +4.26% +17.50%

Regression Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Regression Analysis in the UK

Regression Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Regression Analysis in the UK

Regression Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Regression Analysis over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Regression Analysis in the UK

Regression Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Regression Analysis in the UK

Regression Analysis
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Analysis within the UK over the 6 months to 18 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
England +47 19 £375 - 2
London -1 16 £375 -6.25% 2
UK excluding London +32 3 £388 +21.09%
South East - 3 £388 -

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Regression 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 Regression Analysis.

1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 10 (52.63%) Statistics
3 9 (47.37%) Mathematics
3 9 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (36.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (36.84%) Risk Management
4 7 (36.84%) Finance
4 7 (36.84%) MS Visio
4 7 (36.84%) VBA
4 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Excel
5 6 (31.58%) Basel II
5 6 (31.58%) R
5 6 (31.58%) Data Quality
5 6 (31.58%) Data Flow Diagram
6 5 (26.32%) Cluster Analysis
6 5 (26.32%) SAS
6 5 (26.32%) Python
7 4 (21.05%) C#
7 4 (21.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (21.05%) Validation
7 4 (21.05%) Banking
7 4 (21.05%) Credit Risk
7 4 (21.05%) Market Risk
7 4 (21.05%) Prototyping
8 3 (15.79%) TypeScript
8 3 (15.79%) Bower
8 3 (15.79%) Flask
8 3 (15.79%) Machine Learning
8 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
8 3 (15.79%) React

Regression 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (26.32%) SAS
2 3 (15.79%) Jupyter
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 7 (36.84%) MS Visio
2 2 (10.53%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Data Mining
2 2 (10.53%) Qlik Sense
2 2 (10.53%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Bower
1 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
1 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) RStudio
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Risk Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Business Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Risk Business Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Qualitative Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Quantitative Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Python Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Quantitative Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Credit Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Statistician
6 2 (10.53%) Statistician
7 1 (5.26%) Data Scientist
7 1 (5.26%) Development Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
1 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
1 3 (15.79%) Bokeh
1 3 (15.79%) CSS
1 3 (15.79%) Flask
1 3 (15.79%) HTML
1 3 (15.79%) Matplotlib
1 3 (15.79%) Node.js
1 3 (15.79%) NumPy
1 3 (15.79%) Pandas
1 3 (15.79%) React
1 3 (15.79%) scikit-learn
1 3 (15.79%) SciPy
1 3 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 3 (15.79%) XML
2 2 (10.53%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (21.05%) Credit Risk
2 4 (21.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (21.05%) Market Risk
3 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Statistics
2 9 (47.37%) Mathematics
3 7 (36.84%) Risk Management
4 6 (31.58%) Data Flow Diagram
5 5 (26.32%) Cluster Analysis
6 4 (21.05%) Prototyping
6 4 (21.05%) Validation
7 3 (15.79%) Bayesian Methods
7 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
7 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
7 3 (15.79%) Decision Tree
7 3 (15.79%) GARCH
7 3 (15.79%) Machine Learning
7 3 (15.79%) Monte Carlo Method
7 3 (15.79%) OO
7 3 (15.79%) OOP
7 3 (15.79%) Regression Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Stochastic Modelling
7 3 (15.79%) Time Series Analysis
8 2 (10.53%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) VBA
3 6 (31.58%) R
4 5 (26.32%) Python
5 4 (21.05%) C#
6 3 (15.79%) C++
6 3 (15.79%) Java
6 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
6 3 (15.79%) Scala
6 3 (15.79%) TypeScript
7 2 (10.53%) MATLAB
8 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Postgraduate
2 1 (5.26%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) Basel II
1 6 (31.58%) Data Quality