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 3 months to 29 March 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 597 643 615
Rank change year-on-year +46 -28  
Contract jobs citing Regression Analysis 8 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.009% 0.019%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.021% 0.011% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 7
Median daily rate £525 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £375 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £594 £375 £770
UK excluding London median daily rate - £375 £650
% change year-on-year - -42.30%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £19.75 £43.00 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.06% -1.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.75 £43.00 £43.50
% change year-on-year -54.06% -1.14%  

Regression 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 37580 44576 42623
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 83.08% 82.82% 79.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 24839 29287 26403
Median daily rate £450 £430 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.77% +2.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 953 1111 1229
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +32.74%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Regression Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Regression 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 Regression Analysis.

Contractor daily rate trend for Regression Analysis in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Regression Analysis over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Regression 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 Regression Analysis.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Regression Analysis in the UK

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Top 6 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 3 months to 29 March 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 6 £525 +40.00% 1
London - 6 £525 -
Wales - 2 - -
City of London - 2 £575 -
Bridgend - 2 - -
South Wales - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 7 (58.33%) SQL
1 7 (58.33%) Python
2 6 (50.00%) Tableau
2 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (41.67%) R
3 5 (41.67%) Analytics
3 5 (41.67%) Visualisation
3 5 (41.67%) Regression Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Statistics
4 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 4 (33.33%) Scala
4 4 (33.33%) NumPy
4 4 (33.33%) Pandas
4 4 (33.33%) scikit-learn
5 3 (25.00%) Jupyter
5 3 (25.00%) TypeScript
5 3 (25.00%) Bower
5 3 (25.00%) Flask
5 3 (25.00%) Bokeh
5 3 (25.00%) React
5 3 (25.00%) SciPy
5 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (25.00%) Node.js
5 3 (25.00%) Matplotlib
5 3 (25.00%) Big Data
5 3 (25.00%) .NET

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 3 (25.00%) Jupyter
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Pig
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (8.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Big Data
2 2 (16.67%) Apache Hive
2 2 (16.67%) Hadoop
3 1 (8.33%) BigQuery
3 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
3 1 (8.33%) HDInsight
3 1 (8.33%) Power BI
3 1 (8.33%) Spotfire
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Bower
2 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Data Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Data Scientist
4 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Excel Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Python Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Data Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Software Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Data Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Angular Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Data Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Quantitative Strategist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) NumPy
1 4 (33.33%) Pandas
1 4 (33.33%) scikit-learn
2 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (25.00%) Bokeh
2 3 (25.00%) CSS
2 3 (25.00%) Flask
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) Matplotlib
2 3 (25.00%) Node.js
2 3 (25.00%) React
2 3 (25.00%) SciPy
2 3 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Analytics
1 5 (41.67%) Regression Testing
1 5 (41.67%) Statistics
1 5 (41.67%) Visualisation
2 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (25.00%) OO
3 3 (25.00%) OOP
4 2 (16.67%) Actionable Insight
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) Cluster Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Factor Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) Propensity Modelling
4 2 (16.67%) Time Series Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Validation
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Python
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) R
3 4 (33.33%) Scala
4 3 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) C++
4 3 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (25.00%) TypeScript
5 2 (16.67%) MATLAB
6 1 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CFA
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Tableau