The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Statistical Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Statistical Analysis over the 3 months to 26 June 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.

Statistical Analysis
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 118 125
Contract jobs citing Statistical Analysis 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - 0.099% 0.094%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.11% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -10.00% +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £12.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +316.66% -25.00%  

Statistical 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 advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1236 1772 1819
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 86.74% 87.59% 85.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 832 1221 1298
Median daily rate £403 £425 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.29% +18.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £318 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 18 32
Median hourly rate £10.89 £14.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.93% -58.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.79 £10.20 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.02 £170.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Statistical Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Statistical Analysis in West Yorkshire

Statistical Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Statistical Analysis in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Statistical Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Statistical Analysis.

1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 3 (100.00%) SAS
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VBA
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (100.00%) Stata
1 3 (100.00%) Economics
1 3 (100.00%) Statistics
1 3 (100.00%) Operations Research
1 3 (100.00%) Data Cleansing
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 3 (100.00%) Big Data
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 2 (66.67%) Data Quality
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) NHS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source

Statistical Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Stata
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Big Data
1 3 (100.00%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) Data Cleansing
1 3 (100.00%) Economics
1 3 (100.00%) Operations Research
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (100.00%) Statistics
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Data Quality