The first table below looks at the demand for Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analytics
Rank 52 72 66
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -6
Contract jobs citing Analytics 218 154 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.38% 2.47% 2.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.45% 3.30% 3.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 126 139
Average daily rate £488 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £678 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £354
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £32.40 - £15.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.28 - £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.52 - £16.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £26.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+52.38% +59.09%
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4902 4666 5879
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.95% 74.87% 72.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3582 3576 4142
Average daily rate £450 £450 £451
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 50 92
Average hourly rate £25.00 £135.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-81.48% +440.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.87 £17.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £135.00 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Analytics
London

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Analytics across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Analytics
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Analytics across the City of London region.

Analytics Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Analytics
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analytics across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Analytics
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Analytics across the City of London region.

Analytics Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Analytics also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Analytics.

1 133 (35.95%) SQL
2 123 (33.24%) Finance
3 80 (21.62%) Banking
4 74 (20.00%) C++
5 71 (19.19%) Business Intelligence
6 67 (18.11%) C#
7 62 (16.76%) SQL Server
8 61 (16.49%) Java
9 57 (15.41%) Oracle
10 54 (14.59%) Investment Banking
11 52 (14.05%) .NET
12 46 (12.43%) Front Office
12 46 (12.43%) Derivative
13 45 (12.16%) Degree
14 43 (11.62%) Marketing
15 41 (11.08%) Data Warehouse
16 38 (10.27%) SAS
17 37 (10.00%) Fixed Income
17 37 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
18 35 (9.46%) Microsoft
18 35 (9.46%) Python
19 34 (9.19%) JavaScript
20 33 (8.92%) HTML
20 33 (8.92%) Windows
21 31 (8.38%) TDD
21 31 (8.38%) Spring
21 31 (8.38%) Web Analytics
21 31 (8.38%) Big Data
22 28 (7.57%) CSS
23 27 (7.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Analytics also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 38 (10.27%) SAS
2 15 (4.05%) SharePoint
3 9 (2.43%) CMS
4 8 (2.16%) IIS
5 6 (1.62%) Apache Pig
6 5 (1.35%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.35%) WebLogic
6 5 (1.35%) Oracle Coherence
7 4 (1.08%) Umbraco
7 4 (1.08%) Node.js
7 4 (1.08%) Apache Solr
7 4 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.81%) WebLogic Portal
8 3 (0.81%) TIBCO EMS
9 2 (0.54%) TeamSite
9 2 (0.54%) MTS
9 2 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.27%) Lync
10 1 (0.27%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
10 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (5.68%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (3.24%) MS Office
4 6 (1.62%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (1.62%) Photoshop
5 5 (1.35%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.35%) SPSS
6 2 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.54%) FreeHand
6 2 (0.54%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.54%) QuarkXPress
6 2 (0.54%) MS Project
7 1 (0.27%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.27%) Weka
7 1 (0.27%) Gephi
7 1 (0.27%) InDesign
7 1 (0.27%) Stata
Business Applications
1 18 (4.86%) Google Analytics
2 11 (2.97%) SiteCatalyst
3 5 (1.35%) Summit
4 4 (1.08%) Siebel Analytics
4 4 (1.08%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.54%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.54%) ReMetrica
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.27%) Agresso
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.27%) Maximo
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.27%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.27%) Cognos Controller
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.08%) GitHub
2 1 (0.27%) SaaS
2 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.70%) Internet
2 5 (1.35%) HTTP
2 5 (1.35%) Intranet
3 3 (0.81%) SSL
4 2 (0.54%) Broadband
5 1 (0.27%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (16.76%) SQL Server
2 41 (11.08%) Data Warehouse
3 31 (8.38%) Big Data
4 23 (6.22%) Data Mining
5 22 (5.95%) Relational Database
5 22 (5.95%) Hadoop
6 21 (5.68%) Oracle Database
7 18 (4.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 17 (4.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 17 (4.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 14 (3.78%) Oracle BI EE
10 13 (3.51%) MySQL
10 13 (3.51%) OLAP
11 11 (2.97%) Apache Hive
11 11 (2.97%) KDB
11 11 (2.97%) Base SAS
12 10 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (2.43%) MongoDB
13 9 (2.43%) Oracle Database 11g
14 8 (2.16%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 18 (4.86%) JUnit
2 14 (3.78%) Mockito
3 13 (3.51%) Visual Studio
4 10 (2.70%) Maven
5 7 (1.89%) Selenium
6 6 (1.62%) Subversion
6 6 (1.62%) JIRA
7 4 (1.08%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (1.08%) Mercurial
8 3 (0.81%) Hudson
8 3 (0.81%) Cucumber
8 3 (0.81%) Axure RP
8 3 (0.81%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.81%) Ant
8 3 (0.81%) Dreamweaver
8 3 (0.81%) Talend Open Studio
8 3 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.54%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.27%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 123 (33.24%) Finance
2 80 (21.62%) Banking
3 54 (14.59%) Investment Banking
4 46 (12.43%) Front Office
5 43 (11.62%) Marketing
6 24 (6.49%) Retail
7 14 (3.78%) Games
8 12 (3.24%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.89%) Advertising
10 6 (1.62%) Retail Banking
10 6 (1.62%) Publishing
11 5 (1.35%) Legal
12 4 (1.08%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.81%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.54%) French Language
14 2 (0.54%) Back Office
14 2 (0.54%) Law
15 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 140 (37.84%) Developer
2 104 (28.11%) Analyst
3 28 (7.57%) Java Developer
3 28 (7.57%) C++ Developer
4 24 (6.49%) Business Analyst
5 21 (5.68%) Architect
6 20 (5.41%) Data Analyst
7 18 (4.86%) C# Developer
7 18 (4.86%) Consultant
8 17 (4.59%) Quantitative Developer
9 15 (4.05%) Quantitative Analyst
10 13 (3.51%) C++ Quantitative Developer
10 13 (3.51%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 12 (3.24%) Web Analyst
12 9 (2.43%) Data Architect
13 8 (2.16%) Front-End Developer
13 8 (2.16%) SQL Developer
14 7 (1.89%) Report Analyst
14 7 (1.89%) Release Manager
14 7 (1.89%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (14.05%) .NET
2 33 (8.92%) HTML
3 31 (8.38%) Spring
4 28 (7.57%) CSS
5 26 (7.03%) jQuery
6 25 (6.76%) HTML5
7 19 (5.14%) CSS3
8 17 (4.59%) XML
9 13 (3.51%) Web Services
10 12 (3.24%) ASP.NET
10 12 (3.24%) REST
11 9 (2.43%) Backbone.js
12 8 (2.16%) MDX
12 8 (2.16%) Ajax
12 8 (2.16%) Hibernate
12 8 (2.16%) Middleware
12 8 (2.16%) XHTML
12 8 (2.16%) Flash
13 7 (1.89%) AngularJS
13 7 (1.89%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 46 (12.43%) Derivative
2 37 (10.00%) Fixed Income
3 27 (7.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 27 (7.30%) Mathematics
4 23 (6.22%) Computer Science
5 20 (5.41%) Visualisation
6 19 (5.14%) Credit Risk
7 16 (4.32%) Management Information System
8 14 (3.78%) Mobile App
9 11 (2.97%) Social Media
10 10 (2.70%) W3C
11 8 (2.16%) Economics
11 8 (2.16%) Statistics
12 7 (1.89%) Open Source
12 7 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (1.89%) Data Integration
12 7 (1.89%) Market Risk
13 5 (1.35%) Hedge funds
13 5 (1.35%) Inversion of Control
13 5 (1.35%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 33 (8.92%) Windows
2 20 (5.41%) Linux
3 15 (4.05%) UNIX
4 6 (1.62%) Android
4 6 (1.62%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.81%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.81%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.27%) Solaris
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (19.19%) Business Intelligence
2 37 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (8.38%) TDD
3 31 (8.38%) Web Analytics
4 25 (6.76%) Data Analysis
4 25 (6.76%) Scrum
5 24 (6.49%) SEO
6 23 (6.22%) Risk Management
6 23 (6.22%) Data Analytics
7 21 (5.68%) Software Engineering
7 21 (5.68%) Risk Analytics
8 20 (5.41%) ETL
8 20 (5.41%) E-Commerce
9 18 (4.86%) Content Management
9 18 (4.86%) Data Modelling
9 18 (4.86%) OO
10 17 (4.59%) Validation
11 16 (4.32%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (4.32%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (4.05%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 133 (35.95%) SQL
2 74 (20.00%) C++
3 67 (18.11%) C#
4 61 (16.49%) Java
5 35 (9.46%) Python
6 34 (9.19%) JavaScript
7 17 (4.59%) Perl
7 17 (4.59%) PL/SQL
8 16 (4.32%) PHP
9 13 (3.51%) VBA
10 12 (3.24%) VB
10 12 (3.24%) R
11 11 (2.97%) T-SQL
11 11 (2.97%) C
12 8 (2.16%) MATLAB
12 8 (2.16%) Scala
13 7 (1.89%) Groovy
14 6 (1.62%) Ruby
15 4 (1.08%) PHP5
16 3 (0.81%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 45 (12.16%) Degree
2 17 (4.59%) PhD
3 11 (2.97%) MBA
4 7 (1.89%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.08%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.08%) ACCA
6 3 (0.81%) ISEB
6 3 (0.81%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.54%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.54%) CIMA
7 2 (0.54%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.27%) HND
8 1 (0.27%) CCA
8 1 (0.27%) PMP
8 1 (0.27%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.27%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.59%) QA
2 6 (1.62%) Basel III
3 5 (1.35%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.08%) CRD IV
5 3 (0.81%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.54%) EMIR
6 2 (0.54%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.27%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.27%) Apache Flume
1 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.27%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (1.35%) Oracle EDQ
2 3 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.27%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 57 (15.41%) Oracle
2 35 (9.46%) Microsoft
3 24 (6.49%) Google
4 20 (5.41%) Business Objects
5 17 (4.59%) TIBCO
6 16 (4.32%) Omniture
6 16 (4.32%) Sybase
7 13 (3.51%) Tableau
8 10 (2.70%) ION Trading
8 10 (2.70%) Adobe
9 8 (2.16%) Teradata
10 7 (1.89%) Vertica
10 7 (1.89%) Siebel
10 7 (1.89%) Cognos
10 7 (1.89%) SAP
10 7 (1.89%) DataSynapse
11 5 (1.35%) Netezza
11 5 (1.35%) EPiServer
12 4 (1.08%) Open Text
12 4 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
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Annapurna
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Montash
Rate: £350 - £415 per day + negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
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Digitek Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
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Hydrogen Group
Rate: £560.00 - £685.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £80 - £100 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
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Computer Futures
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: €500 - €800 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: €500 - €800 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
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Real Staffing
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 26 days ago