The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analytics
Rank 53 62 100
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +38
Contract jobs citing Analytics 190 190 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.40% 2.86% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.37% 3.71% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 138 91
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£475 £463 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £368 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.84% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £19.50 £19.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.99 £27.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.57% +54.28%
Analytics
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4349 5125 4535
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.80% 77.07% 75.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3440 3769 3440
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £608
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 56 88
Average hourly rate £19.00 £23.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.14% -32.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £13.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.63 £52.82 £107.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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.

1 130 (38.69%) SQL
2 103 (30.65%) Finance
3 69 (20.54%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (19.94%) Analytical Skills
5 65 (19.35%) Degree
6 62 (18.45%) Data Warehouse
7 61 (18.15%) Business Intelligence
8 58 (17.26%) Data Modelling
8 58 (17.26%) SAS
8 58 (17.26%) Java
9 55 (16.37%) Banking
10 53 (15.77%) Big Data
11 52 (15.48%) SQL Server
12 47 (13.99%) Marketing
13 46 (13.69%) Oracle
14 40 (11.90%) Computer Science
15 39 (11.61%) Hadoop
15 39 (11.61%) ETL
16 38 (11.31%) Microsoft
17 36 (10.71%) Front Office
18 35 (10.42%) C#
18 35 (10.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 34 (10.12%) Google
19 34 (10.12%) Google Analytics
20 33 (9.82%) Python
21 31 (9.23%) Data Analysis
22 30 (8.93%) Project Management
23 29 (8.63%) Investment Banking
23 29 (8.63%) Web Analytics
23 29 (8.63%) User Experience

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 58 (17.26%) SAS
2 10 (2.98%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.08%) Apache Spark
3 7 (2.08%) Apache Pig
4 6 (1.79%) CMS
5 5 (1.49%) IBM Notes
5 5 (1.49%) Apache
5 5 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (1.49%) Node.js
6 4 (1.19%) Adobe CQ
7 3 (0.89%) IIS
8 2 (0.60%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.60%) TeamSite
8 2 (0.60%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.60%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.30%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 26 (7.74%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (2.38%) PowerPivot
3 6 (1.79%) SPSS
4 5 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.89%) MS Office
6 2 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.60%) MS Project
7 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.30%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.30%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.30%) Weka
7 1 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 34 (10.12%) Google Analytics
2 12 (3.57%) WebTrends
3 9 (2.68%) SiteCatalyst
4 6 (1.79%) Siebel Analytics
5 4 (1.19%) Summit
6 3 (0.89%) SAP ERP
6 3 (0.89%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.60%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.30%) SAP R/3
8 1 (0.30%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.60%) Amazon S3
2 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.60%) Basecamp
2 2 (0.60%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.60%) UMTS
1 2 (0.60%) VoIP
1 2 (0.60%) TCP/IP
1 2 (0.60%) Broadband
1 2 (0.60%) Intranet
1 2 (0.60%) Internet
1 2 (0.60%) Firewall
1 2 (0.60%) LTE
2 1 (0.30%) IP Telephony
2 1 (0.30%) Extranet
2 1 (0.30%) PSTN
2 1 (0.30%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (18.45%) Data Warehouse
2 53 (15.77%) Big Data
3 52 (15.48%) SQL Server
4 39 (11.61%) Hadoop
5 35 (10.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 21 (6.25%) QlikView
7 15 (4.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 14 (4.17%) Relational Database
9 13 (3.87%) Data Mining
10 12 (3.57%) NoSQL
10 12 (3.57%) MongoDB
11 11 (3.27%) Oracle BI EE
12 10 (2.98%) KDB
12 10 (2.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 9 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (2.68%) Apache Hive
14 7 (2.08%) DataStage
15 6 (1.79%) Base SAS
15 6 (1.79%) OLAP
15 6 (1.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (2.68%) JUnit
2 8 (2.38%) Mockito
3 7 (2.08%) JIRA
4 5 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.49%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.19%) Talend Open Studio
5 4 (1.19%) Toad
6 3 (0.89%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (0.89%) TeamCity
6 3 (0.89%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.89%) Selenium
6 3 (0.89%) Grunt
7 2 (0.60%) Trac
7 2 (0.60%) FitNesse
7 2 (0.60%) NUnit
7 2 (0.60%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.30%) Xcode
8 1 (0.30%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.30%) Eclipse
General
1 103 (30.65%) Finance
2 55 (16.37%) Banking
3 47 (13.99%) Marketing
4 36 (10.71%) Front Office
5 29 (8.63%) Investment Banking
6 18 (5.36%) Games
7 15 (4.46%) Retail
8 13 (3.87%) Publishing
9 8 (2.38%) Telecoms
9 8 (2.38%) Legal
10 7 (2.08%) Advertising
11 6 (1.79%) Financial Institution
12 5 (1.49%) Law
12 5 (1.49%) Danish Language
13 4 (1.19%) Back Office
14 2 (0.60%) French Language
14 2 (0.60%) German Language
15 1 (0.30%) Arabic Language
15 1 (0.30%) Music Industry
15 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 118 (35.12%) Developer
2 95 (28.27%) Analyst
3 37 (11.01%) Data Analyst
4 33 (9.82%) Business Analyst
5 20 (5.95%) Java Developer
5 20 (5.95%) SQL Developer
6 19 (5.65%) Project Manager
7 18 (5.36%) Architect
7 18 (5.36%) Senior Analyst
8 17 (5.06%) Consultant
9 15 (4.46%) Senior Developer
10 12 (3.57%) C# Developer
11 11 (3.27%) Oracle Developer
11 11 (3.27%) PL/SQL Developer
12 10 (2.98%) Quantitative Developer
12 10 (2.98%) Designer
13 8 (2.38%) Data Architect
14 7 (2.08%) Analyst Developer
14 7 (2.08%) Senior Data Analyst
14 7 (2.08%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (7.44%) HTML
1 25 (7.44%) XML
2 22 (6.55%) .NET
3 16 (4.76%) Web Services
3 16 (4.76%) Spring
4 14 (4.17%) CSS
5 12 (3.57%) JSON
5 12 (3.57%) HTML5
6 11 (3.27%) REST
7 9 (2.68%) jQuery
7 9 (2.68%) RESTful
7 9 (2.68%) FpML
8 6 (1.79%) AngularJS
9 5 (1.49%) ASP.NET
9 5 (1.49%) WPF
10 4 (1.19%) Ajax
10 4 (1.19%) Middleware
10 4 (1.19%) XML Schema
10 4 (1.19%) WCF
11 3 (0.89%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 67 (19.94%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (11.90%) Computer Science
3 29 (8.63%) User Experience
4 25 (7.44%) Visualisation
4 25 (7.44%) Fixed Income
5 24 (7.14%) Mathematics
6 21 (6.25%) Statistics
7 18 (5.36%) Derivative
8 15 (4.46%) Data Integration
9 14 (4.17%) Social Media
9 14 (4.17%) Data Structures
10 11 (3.27%) Algorithms
10 11 (3.27%) Credit Risk
11 10 (2.98%) Market Risk
12 9 (2.68%) Blog
13 7 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 6 (1.79%) Credit Derivative
14 6 (1.79%) Data Extraction
14 6 (1.79%) Open Source
15 5 (1.49%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 10 (2.98%) Linux
2 8 (2.38%) UNIX
2 8 (2.38%) Windows
3 6 (1.79%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.60%) Android
5 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (20.54%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (18.15%) Business Intelligence
3 58 (17.26%) Data Modelling
4 39 (11.61%) ETL
5 31 (9.23%) Data Analysis
6 30 (8.93%) Project Management
7 29 (8.63%) Web Analytics
8 25 (7.44%) Stakeholder Management
8 25 (7.44%) Data Analytics
9 23 (6.85%) Data Management
9 23 (6.85%) TDD
10 21 (6.25%) Risk Management
10 21 (6.25%) Data Architecture
11 19 (5.65%) CRM
12 18 (5.36%) Scrum
12 18 (5.36%) Business Analysis
13 17 (5.06%) Workflow
14 16 (4.76%) Multithreading
15 15 (4.46%) User Acceptance Testing
15 15 (4.46%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 130 (38.69%) SQL
2 58 (17.26%) Java
3 35 (10.42%) C#
4 33 (9.82%) Python
5 26 (7.74%) C++
6 20 (5.95%) VBA
6 20 (5.95%) R
7 19 (5.65%) PL/SQL
8 17 (5.06%) JavaScript
9 10 (2.98%) Perl
9 10 (2.98%) VB
10 8 (2.38%) Scala
11 7 (2.08%) T-SQL
12 6 (1.79%) C
12 6 (1.79%) MATLAB
13 4 (1.19%) VBScript
14 3 (0.89%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.60%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.60%) XPath
15 2 (0.60%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 65 (19.35%) Degree
2 7 (2.08%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.49%) PhD
4 2 (0.60%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.30%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.30%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.30%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.30%) CCIE
5 1 (0.30%) CCNP
5 1 (0.30%) CCNA
5 1 (0.30%) ISEB
5 1 (0.30%) CCA
5 1 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.57%) QA
1 12 (3.57%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.30%) EMIR
2 1 (0.30%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.30%) Basel III
2 1 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.89%) Apache Flume
2 2 (0.60%) HDFS
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 5 (1.49%) BMC PATROL
2 4 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.89%) Oozie
4 2 (0.60%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.60%) Puppet
5 1 (0.30%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.30%) Ambari
5 1 (0.30%) yum
5 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.30%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 46 (13.69%) Oracle
2 38 (11.31%) Microsoft
3 34 (10.12%) Google
4 26 (7.74%) Tableau
5 17 (5.06%) Teradata
6 16 (4.76%) Adobe
7 13 (3.87%) Sybase
8 11 (3.27%) Ab Initio
9 10 (2.98%) Informatica
9 10 (2.98%) TIBCO
10 9 (2.68%) MicroStrategy
10 9 (2.68%) Omniture
10 9 (2.68%) Business Objects
10 9 (2.68%) SAP
11 8 (2.38%) IBM
11 8 (2.38%) Facebook
12 7 (2.08%) Twitter
12 7 (2.08%) ION Trading
13 6 (1.79%) Siebel
13 6 (1.79%) DataFlux
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