The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for R skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited R over the 3 months to 27 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.

R
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 64 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 -  
Contract jobs citing R 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.44% 0.15% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.58% 0.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £425 £510 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £525
% change year-on-year - -14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

R is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 190 177 139
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 28.15% 26.90% 22.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 118 98
Median daily rate £350 £345 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.44% +2.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £277 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 10
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +85.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £10.50 £19.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £54.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire citing R as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for R in Wiltshire

R
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for R in Wiltshire

R
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing R within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Corsham - 2 - -
R
South West

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing R 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for R.

1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Star Schema
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 2 (66.67%) Text Mining
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Statistical Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) MODAF
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Data Mining
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) SAS
2 2 (66.67%) WSDL
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSD
2 2 (66.67%) SPSS
2 2 (66.67%) NHS
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Data Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Confluence
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics

R
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 2 (66.67%) Confluence
1 2 (66.67%) SAS
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Mining
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) Star Schema
1 2 (66.67%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Data Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) WSDL
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) NHS
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Data Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Data Management
1 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) MODAF
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) Statistical Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP