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 22 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.

Statistics
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 137 136
Rank change year-on-year +23 -1  
Contract jobs citing Statistics 7 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.35% 0.36% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.41% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 1
Median daily rate £419 £350 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.64% -9.09%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £346
% change year-on-year - +1.08%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £15.99
% change year-on-year - -18.68%  

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 1697 2424 2474
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 84.34% 86.82% 84.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1107 1697 1719
Median daily rate £410 £425 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.52% +14.86%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £570 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 36 55
Median hourly rate £15.93 £17.69 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.93% +14.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.16 £10.60 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.27 £28.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

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 22 June 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 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 3 months to 22 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
West Yorkshire +24 5 £419 +101.80% 4
South Yorkshire +6 2 - - 4
Statistics
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 10 (41.67%) SQL
2 10 (41.67%) Degree
3 9 (37.50%) SAS
3 9 (37.50%) Knowledge Management
4 8 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (33.33%) Operations Research
4 8 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 8 (33.33%) Data Quality
4 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (29.17%) Economics
5 7 (29.17%) Management Information System
5 7 (29.17%) VBA
6 6 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 6 (25.00%) Data Mining
6 6 (25.00%) Project Management
6 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (20.83%) BPMN
7 5 (20.83%) NHS
7 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Office
8 4 (16.67%) ITIL
8 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
8 4 (16.67%) CRM
8 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
8 4 (16.67%) Change Management
8 4 (16.67%) Data Management
8 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (16.67%) Big Data
8 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared

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 9 (37.50%) SAS
2 6 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 3 (12.50%) Stata
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) SAP IS-U
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%) PaaS
1 1 (4.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Firewall
1 1 (4.17%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 4 (16.67%) Big Data
3 3 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (12.50%) DTS
3 3 (12.50%) MS Access
4 2 (8.33%) Apache Hive
4 2 (8.33%) Base SAS
4 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (8.33%) Hadoop
4 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (8.33%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Toad
2 2 (8.33%) ProC
3 1 (4.17%) GitLab
3 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Billing
2 3 (12.50%) Legal
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Analyst
2 9 (37.50%) Business Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Data Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) SAS Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Analytics Manager
6 1 (4.17%) AWS DevOps
6 1 (4.17%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Management Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) ITIL Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Knowledge Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Knowledge Management Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Knowledge Management Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Knowledge Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Lead DevOps
6 1 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (29.17%) Management Information System
3 5 (20.83%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Unix
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) HPUX
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Knowledge Management
2 8 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 8 (33.33%) Operations Research
2 8 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (29.17%) Economics
4 6 (25.00%) Project Management
4 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (20.83%) BPMN
6 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (16.67%) Change Management
6 4 (16.67%) CRM
6 4 (16.67%) Data Management
6 4 (16.67%) ITIL
6 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 3 (12.50%) Analytics
7 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 3 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
7 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
7 3 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) SQL
2 7 (29.17%) VBA
3 3 (12.50%) VB
4 2 (8.33%) PROC SQL
4 2 (8.33%) SAS Macro
5 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.17%) C#
5 1 (4.17%) Korn
5 1 (4.17%) PHP
5 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.17%) Python
5 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) 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 8 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 2 (8.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (12.50%) SAP
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) HP
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat