Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 188 163 193
Rank change year-on-year -25 +30 +3
Contract jobs citing Statistics 14 18 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.28% 0.43% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.51% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 16
Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £415 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.46% +18.57% +7.69%
10th Percentile £323 £315 £96
90th Percentile £750 £480 £488
England median daily rate £421 £409 £375
% change year-on-year +3.00% +9.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year +2.33% +72.00% -30.56%

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 4,381 3,549 4,915
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 87.20% 85.35% 86.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,940 2,336 3,310
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £275
90th Percentile £550 £548 £550
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 91 110
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 £14.20 £14.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.61% -2.91% +5.41%
10th Percentile £10.75 £8.88 £10.47
90th Percentile £41.85 £35.00 £42.25
England median hourly rate £21.00 £23.20 £23.50
% change year-on-year -9.46% -1.30% +6.82%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -18 13 £469 +12.95% 4
South Yorkshire -2 1 £575 -
Statistics
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 7 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (35.71%) SAS
2 5 (35.71%) Degree
3 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Analytics
3 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
4 3 (21.43%) Process Improvement
4 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
4 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
4 3 (21.43%) Visualisation
4 3 (21.43%) Data Management
4 3 (21.43%) Finance
4 3 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) Python
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (21.43%) Data Science
4 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
5 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (14.29%) PMO
5 2 (14.29%) Master's Degree
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 2 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (14.29%) Virtual Team
5 2 (14.29%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) MS Access

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 5 (35.71%) SAS
2 2 (14.29%) nginx
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) NAS
1 2 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
2 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (14.29%) MS Access
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (14.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 2 (14.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (14.29%) SAS Visual Analytics
2 2 (14.29%) Star Schema
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (7.14%) Big Data
3 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.14%) HBase
3 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.14%) Power BI
3 1 (7.14%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (7.14%) QlikView
3 1 (7.14%) Sqoop
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Analyst
1 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Business Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Data Scientist
2 2 (14.29%) Lead Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) SAS Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Service Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Test Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Test Leader
3 1 (7.14%) AWS Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Senior IT Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Web Applications Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Web Applications Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Kafka
1 1 (7.14%) Matplotlib
1 1 (7.14%) Natural Language Processing
1 1 (7.14%) Node.js
1 1 (7.14%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
3 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
3 2 (14.29%) Mainframe
3 2 (14.29%) Virtual Team
4 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) HPUX
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Analytics
2 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Data Management
3 3 (21.43%) Data Science
3 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
3 3 (21.43%) Process Improvement
3 3 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Visualisation
3 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
4 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) Test Management
4 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Python
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) R
3 1 (7.14%) Cython
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) Master's Degree
3 1 (7.14%) PhD
3 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) Data Quality
1 2 (14.29%) PMO
2 1 (7.14%) GxP
2 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Docker
1 2 (14.29%) NFS
1 2 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) HP
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
1 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
1 2 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) Hortonworks
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow