Period
to 24 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Statistics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Statistics over the 6 months to 24 June 2018 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.

Statistics
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 156 195
Rank change year-on-year -27 +39 -5
Contract jobs citing Statistics 16 24 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.33% 0.58% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.68% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 20 20
Yorkshire median daily rate £440 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.33% -16.67% +16.88%
10th Percentile £368 £268 £279
90th Percentile £550 £480 £500
England median daily rate £425 £375 £378
% change year-on-year +13.33% -0.73% +0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £13.00
England median hourly rate £30.25 £21.69 £17.38
% change year-on-year +39.45% +24.85% -3.47%

Statistics 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 advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,208 3,506 4,780
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 86.32% 84.48% 84.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,791 2,267 3,263
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £270 £263 £275
90th Percentile £538 £550 £574
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 87 104
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.31 £13.00 £15.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +56.19% -16.80% -6.55%
10th Percentile £10.53 £8.88 £10.20
90th Percentile £43.45 £35.94 £38.75
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% - +16.69%

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Statistics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Statistics in Yorkshire

Statistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Statistics in Yorkshire

Statistics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Statistics in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Statistics in Yorkshire

Statistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Statistics in Yorkshire

Statistics
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 June 2018. 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
West Yorkshire -28 10 £415 +3.75% 7
South Yorkshire 0 4 £525 - 1
East Yorkshire - 2 £363 -
Statistics
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Statistics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Statistics.

1 5 (31.25%) Test Strategy
1 5 (31.25%) Non-Functional Testing
1 5 (31.25%) Defect Management
2 4 (25.00%) Data Quality
2 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (25.00%) Data Science
3 3 (18.75%) Bitbucket
3 3 (18.75%) Collaborative Working
3 3 (18.75%) JIRA
3 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
3 3 (18.75%) Finance
3 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
3 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (18.75%) Machine Learning
3 3 (18.75%) Confluence
3 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
3 3 (18.75%) Performance Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Load Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Performance Management
3 3 (18.75%) Android
3 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
3 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 3 (18.75%) Line Management
3 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
4 2 (12.50%) Coaching
4 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
4 2 (12.50%) Kanban
4 2 (12.50%) Test Management

Statistics
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (18.75%) Confluence
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) nginx
2 1 (6.25%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) SMS
2 1 (6.25%) NAS
2 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Big Data
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.25%) HBase
2 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.25%) MS Access
2 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (6.25%) Power BI
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.25%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Bitbucket
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
1 3 (18.75%) JIRA
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Games
3 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Data Scientist
2 3 (18.75%) Test Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Lead Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Test Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Test Leader
4 1 (6.25%) AWS Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Change Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Data Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Java Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Machine Learning Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Machine Learning Scientist
4 1 (6.25%) Office 365 Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Problem Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (6.25%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Tandem
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Android
1 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.25%) HPUX
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Defect Management
1 5 (31.25%) Non-Functional Testing
1 5 (31.25%) Test Strategy
2 4 (25.00%) Data Science
2 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (18.75%) Collaborative Working
3 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
3 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (18.75%) Line Management
3 3 (18.75%) Load Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Machine Learning
3 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
3 3 (18.75%) Performance Management
3 3 (18.75%) Performance Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
3 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
4 2 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (12.50%) Dashboard Development
4 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 2 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) MATLAB
1 2 (12.50%) Python
1 2 (12.50%) R
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) PhD
3 1 (6.25%) Master's Degree
3 1 (6.25%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (6.25%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) Apache Flume
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
1 1 (6.25%) NFS
1 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Hortonworks
1 1 (6.25%) HP
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle
1 1 (6.25%) Red Hat