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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Statistics
England / Yorkshire
Rank 110 133 121
Rank change year-on-year +23 -12  
Contract jobs citing Statistics 17 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.79% 0.32% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.39% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 7
Median daily rate £369 £500 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.25% +29.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £471 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £523 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £380 £363
% change year-on-year -11.18% +4.82%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £13.00 £17.30
% change year-on-year +200.00% -24.85%  

Statistics 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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1781 2301 2166
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 82.45% 81.05% 82.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1141 1562 1395
Median daily rate £410 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 65 62
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.21% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £10.20 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.34 £35.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Statistics in Yorkshire

Statistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 25 March 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
West Yorkshire +16 14 £363 -27.50% 3
North Yorkshire - 3 £375 -
Statistics
England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Statistics 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Statistics.

1 12 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (45.83%) Operations Research
3 10 (41.67%) Economics
4 9 (37.50%) Knowledge Management
4 9 (37.50%) Finance
4 9 (37.50%) Project Management
5 7 (29.17%) SQL
5 7 (29.17%) Degree
6 6 (25.00%) Mathematics
6 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 6 (25.00%) NHS
6 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (20.83%) BPMN
7 5 (20.83%) Data Quality
7 5 (20.83%) MS Office
8 4 (16.67%) VBA
8 4 (16.67%) ITIL
8 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
8 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
8 4 (16.67%) CRM
8 4 (16.67%) Data Mining
8 4 (16.67%) SAS
8 4 (16.67%) Change Management
8 4 (16.67%) Big Data
8 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
8 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
9 3 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
9 3 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013

Statistics
Top Related 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 6 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (16.67%) SAS
3 3 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Office
2 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 3 (12.50%) MS Visio
3 3 (12.50%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon S3
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (4.17%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (4.17%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (4.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Firewall
1 1 (4.17%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Big Data
1 4 (16.67%) Data Mining
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) GitLab
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Legal
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Analyst
2 12 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) DBA
3 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) SQL DBA
4 1 (4.17%) Analytics Manager
4 1 (4.17%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (4.17%) Business Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Data Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Management Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Information Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL Business Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Knowledge Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Knowledge Management Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Knowledge Management Business Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Knowledge Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Node.js
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (25.00%) NHS
3 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.17%) Graphic Design
4 1 (4.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Unix
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Operations Research
2 10 (41.67%) Economics
3 9 (37.50%) Knowledge Management
3 9 (37.50%) Project Management
4 6 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (20.83%) BPMN
6 4 (16.67%) Change Management
6 4 (16.67%) CRM
6 4 (16.67%) ITIL
6 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
7 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 3 (12.50%) Coaching
7 3 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
7 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
7 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 3 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
8 2 (8.33%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) VBA
3 2 (8.33%) Python
4 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.17%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) Korn
4 1 (4.17%) Perl
4 1 (4.17%) PHP
4 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Degree
2 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 3 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (4.17%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) Data Quality
2 2 (8.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle