Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 164 165 194
Rank change year-on-year +1 +29 -30
Contract jobs citing Statistics 20 18 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.43% 0.39% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.47% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 27
Yorkshire median daily rate £424 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.94% +11.11% -15.63%
10th Percentile £358 £225 £227
90th Percentile £480 £473 £483
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £69.25
England median hourly rate £24.98 £26.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year -3.92% +20.93% +10.26%

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 3,894 3,859 4,944
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 84.16% 83.06% 83.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,547 2,502 3,311
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.52% +8.69%
10th Percentile £263 £259 £263
90th Percentile £538 £550 £563
England median daily rate £455 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +4.00% +2.94% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 117 165
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.52 £14.87 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.28% -0.90% -4.61%
10th Percentile £10.68 £10.17 £9.99
90th Percentile £41.95 £31.90 £28.75
England median hourly rate £24.56 £25.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year -1.76% +5.26% +16.74%

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 23 February 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 23 February 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 -10 14 £424 +21.01% 5
South Yorkshire +11 3 £475 - 1
East Yorkshire - 2 £363 -
North Yorkshire -4 1 - - 2
Statistics
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 11 (55.00%) Data Quality
2 10 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 10 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (45.00%) Operations Research
3 9 (45.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (45.00%) Economics
4 6 (30.00%) Mathematics
4 6 (30.00%) Project Management
4 6 (30.00%) Degree
5 4 (20.00%) SQL
6 3 (15.00%) NHS
6 3 (15.00%) Banking
6 3 (15.00%) Machine Learning
6 3 (15.00%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (10.00%) Big Data
7 2 (10.00%) Analytics
7 2 (10.00%) Business Process Mapping
7 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (10.00%) Retail Banking
7 2 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (10.00%) Data Science
7 2 (10.00%) Finance
7 2 (10.00%) Migration
7 2 (10.00%) Physics
7 2 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (10.00%) Oracle
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (10.00%) ITIL

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 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) SMS
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Big Data
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.00%) KNIME
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (5.00%) Pentaho
2 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (15.00%) Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Publishing
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Senior Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Administrator
2 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Data Scientist
3 2 (10.00%) DBA
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Change Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Data Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Insight Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Machine Learning Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Machine Learning Scientist
4 1 (5.00%) Office 365 Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Problem Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Research Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) NHS
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) RIA
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) HPUX
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 9 (45.00%) Economics
2 9 (45.00%) Operations Research
2 9 (45.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (30.00%) Mathematics
3 6 (30.00%) Project Management
4 3 (15.00%) Machine Learning
5 2 (10.00%) Analytics
5 2 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.00%) Business Process Mapping
5 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Data Science
5 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Physics
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.00%) Master's Degree
3 1 (5.00%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (5.00%) PhD
3 1 (5.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (55.00%) Data Quality
2 3 (15.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) Firmware
1 1 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Google
2 1 (5.00%) HP
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.00%) Tableau