Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 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.

R
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 89 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 - +87
Contract jobs citing R 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.48% 0.078% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.62% 0.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Wiltshire median daily rate £300 £510 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -41.18% - -
South West median daily rate £475 £425 £335
% change year-on-year +11.76% +26.87% -13.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

R is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 371 404 389
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 29.49% 31.42% 25.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 280 267
Wiltshire median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% -
10th Percentile £302 £275 £275
90th Percentile £535 £530 £471
South West median daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year +6.90% -2.03% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 27
Wiltshire median hourly rate £29.50 £37.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.27% +13.85% +14.04%
10th Percentile £26.25 £18.50 £18.05
90th Percentile £39.95 £65.50 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year +5.26% -3.18% +12.14%

R
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

Job postings citing R as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire.

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 6 months to 21 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
Swindon - 3 £300 -
Corsham - 2 - -
R
South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 5 (83.33%) SAS
1 5 (83.33%) SPSS
2 4 (66.67%) Marketing
3 3 (50.00%) Direct Marketing
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) CHAID
3 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Data Management
4 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 2 (33.33%) Text Mining
4 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) MODAF
4 2 (33.33%) WSDL
4 2 (33.33%) NHS
4 2 (33.33%) Snowflake Schema
4 2 (33.33%) Star Schema
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) XSD
4 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (33.33%) SOA
4 2 (33.33%) Data Mining
4 2 (33.33%) ETL
4 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Data Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) Confluence
4 2 (33.33%) REST

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 5 (83.33%) SAS
2 2 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (16.67%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Mining
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 2 (33.33%) Snowflake Schema
1 2 (33.33%) Star Schema
1 2 (33.33%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 4 (66.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Data Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Data Insight Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Insight Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Insight Data Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Data Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) REST
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
1 2 (33.33%) WSDL
1 2 (33.33%) XML
1 2 (33.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) NHS
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) CHAID
1 3 (50.00%) Direct Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Data Management
2 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) MODAF
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) SAP