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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analytics
Rank 48 64 82
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +18
Contract jobs citing Analytics 216 212 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.67% 2.98% 2.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.85% 3.92% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 163 115
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£475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £321 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £339 £375
% change year-on-year
+16.60% -9.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £37.50 £35.22
% change year-on-year
-49.33% +6.47%
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4452 5405 5840
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.69% 76.06% 74.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3298 4052 4356
Average daily rate £450 £450 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £301 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 97 84
Average hourly rate £23.50 £28.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.07% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £16.60 £16.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £50.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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 24 July 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 July 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.

1 145 (33.88%) SQL
2 130 (30.37%) Finance
3 109 (25.47%) Banking
4 80 (18.69%) C#
5 79 (18.46%) C++
5 79 (18.46%) Investment Banking
6 75 (17.52%) Business Intelligence
7 72 (16.82%) SQL Server
8 65 (15.19%) Front Office
9 64 (14.95%) Oracle
9 64 (14.95%) SAS
10 63 (14.72%) Degree
11 61 (14.25%) Marketing
12 60 (14.02%) Java
13 58 (13.55%) Python
14 50 (11.68%) Microsoft
15 46 (10.75%) Data Warehouse
16 45 (10.51%) Big Data
17 43 (10.05%) Project Management
17 43 (10.05%) Data Analysis
18 39 (9.11%) .NET
19 38 (8.88%) Windows
19 38 (8.88%) Agile Software Development
19 38 (8.88%) Computer Science
19 38 (8.88%) Hadoop
20 37 (8.64%) QlikView
20 37 (8.64%) Software Engineering
20 37 (8.64%) Data Modelling
21 35 (8.18%) Linux
21 35 (8.18%) Fixed Income

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 64 (14.95%) SAS
2 14 (3.27%) SharePoint
3 11 (2.57%) IBM Notes
4 9 (2.10%) CMS
5 6 (1.40%) Apache Pig
6 5 (1.17%) Oracle Coherence
7 4 (0.93%) TIBCO EMS
8 3 (0.70%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.47%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.47%) Apache
9 2 (0.47%) MTS
9 2 (0.47%) IIS
10 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.23%) TeamSite
10 1 (0.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.23%) TYPO3
10 1 (0.23%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.23%) Confluence
Applications
1 21 (4.91%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.34%) MS Office
2 10 (2.34%) SPSS
3 9 (2.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.17%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.93%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.47%) Gephi
6 2 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.47%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.23%) MS Project
7 1 (0.23%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.23%) InDesign
7 1 (0.23%) Stata
7 1 (0.23%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 26 (6.07%) Google Analytics
2 13 (3.04%) SiteCatalyst
2 13 (3.04%) WebTrends
3 4 (0.93%) ReMetrica
3 4 (0.93%) Siebel Analytics
4 3 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.70%) Summit
5 2 (0.47%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.23%) Agresso
6 1 (0.23%) Maximo
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.23%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.23%) Cognos Controller
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.23%) Magento
6 1 (0.23%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.23%) SaaS
2 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.10%) Internet
2 3 (0.70%) Intranet
3 2 (0.47%) Firewall
4 1 (0.23%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.23%) SNMP
4 1 (0.23%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.23%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (16.82%) SQL Server
2 46 (10.75%) Data Warehouse
3 45 (10.51%) Big Data
4 38 (8.88%) Hadoop
5 37 (8.64%) QlikView
6 28 (6.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 27 (6.31%) Data Mining
8 21 (4.91%) Relational Database
9 18 (4.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 18 (4.21%) Oracle Database
10 14 (3.27%) KDB
10 14 (3.27%) MongoDB
11 12 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 12 (2.80%) Base SAS
12 11 (2.57%) NoSQL
12 11 (2.57%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (2.10%) MySQL
13 9 (2.10%) Oracle BI EE
13 9 (2.10%) Apache Hive
14 8 (1.87%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 18 (4.21%) JUnit
2 14 (3.27%) Mockito
3 13 (3.04%) Visual Studio
4 7 (1.64%) Talend Open Studio
5 5 (1.17%) Subversion
5 5 (1.17%) Maven
5 5 (1.17%) JIRA
6 4 (0.93%) Jenkins
6 4 (0.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (0.93%) Git (software)
7 3 (0.70%) Ant
7 3 (0.70%) Selenium
7 3 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.47%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.47%) Axure RP
8 2 (0.47%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.47%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (0.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.23%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.23%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 130 (30.37%) Finance
2 109 (25.47%) Banking
3 79 (18.46%) Investment Banking
4 65 (15.19%) Front Office
5 61 (14.25%) Marketing
6 30 (7.01%) Retail
7 26 (6.07%) Games
8 13 (3.04%) Publishing
9 12 (2.80%) Advertising
9 12 (2.80%) Telecoms
10 11 (2.57%) Danish Language
11 9 (2.10%) Financial Institution
12 6 (1.40%) Legal
13 3 (0.70%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.47%) French Language
14 2 (0.47%) General Ledger
14 2 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.47%) Back Office
14 2 (0.47%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 154 (35.98%) Developer
2 136 (31.78%) Analyst
3 42 (9.81%) Data Analyst
4 32 (7.48%) Java Developer
5 30 (7.01%) Quantitative Developer
5 30 (7.01%) Business Analyst
6 26 (6.07%) C++ Quantitative Developer
7 24 (5.61%) C++ Developer
8 22 (5.14%) Architect
9 19 (4.44%) C# Developer
10 18 (4.21%) Project Manager
11 15 (3.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 15 (3.50%) Consultant
12 14 (3.27%) Quantitative Analyst
13 13 (3.04%) SQL Developer
13 13 (3.04%) Web Analyst
13 13 (3.04%) Senior Developer
14 11 (2.57%) Data Architect
15 9 (2.10%) Test Analyst
16 8 (1.87%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (9.11%) .NET
2 26 (6.07%) Spring
3 20 (4.67%) HTML
4 14 (3.27%) Web Services
5 13 (3.04%) CSS
5 13 (3.04%) XML
6 11 (2.57%) HTML5
7 9 (2.10%) jQuery
8 8 (1.87%) MSMQ
9 7 (1.64%) ASP.NET
9 7 (1.64%) Middleware
9 7 (1.64%) REST
10 6 (1.40%) MapReduce
10 6 (1.40%) MDX
10 6 (1.40%) WCF
10 6 (1.40%) WPF
10 6 (1.40%) Rendezvous
11 5 (1.17%) J2EE
11 5 (1.17%) Flash
11 5 (1.17%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 38 (8.88%) Computer Science
2 35 (8.18%) Fixed Income
3 31 (7.24%) Derivative
3 31 (7.24%) Mathematics
4 30 (7.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 24 (5.61%) Credit Risk
6 23 (5.37%) Visualisation
7 19 (4.44%) Statistics
8 17 (3.97%) Social Media
9 13 (3.04%) New Media
9 13 (3.04%) Data Integration
10 12 (2.80%) Blog
10 12 (2.80%) Open Source
10 12 (2.80%) Mobile App
11 11 (2.57%) Online Games
12 9 (2.10%) Management Information System
12 9 (2.10%) Market Risk
13 8 (1.87%) Hedge funds
14 7 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
15 5 (1.17%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 38 (8.88%) Windows
2 35 (8.18%) Linux
3 15 (3.50%) UNIX
4 4 (0.93%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.70%) Windows XP
5 3 (0.70%) Android
5 3 (0.70%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.23%) Fedora
6 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.23%) CentOS
6 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.23%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (17.52%) Business Intelligence
2 43 (10.05%) Project Management
2 43 (10.05%) Data Analysis
3 38 (8.88%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (8.64%) Software Engineering
4 37 (8.64%) Data Modelling
5 33 (7.71%) Validation
5 33 (7.71%) TDD
6 30 (7.01%) ETL
6 30 (7.01%) Data Analytics
7 27 (6.31%) Web Analytics
8 24 (5.61%) Risk Analytics
8 24 (5.61%) User Acceptance Testing
8 24 (5.61%) Scrum
9 23 (5.37%) CRM
10 22 (5.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 21 (4.91%) Data Management
12 20 (4.67%) SEO
13 19 (4.44%) Risk Management
14 17 (3.97%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 145 (33.88%) SQL
2 80 (18.69%) C#
3 79 (18.46%) C++
4 60 (14.02%) Java
5 58 (13.55%) Python
6 32 (7.48%) Perl
7 24 (5.61%) PL/SQL
8 23 (5.37%) VBA
9 18 (4.21%) JavaScript
9 18 (4.21%) R
10 14 (3.27%) VB
11 12 (2.80%) T-SQL
12 10 (2.34%) C
13 9 (2.10%) Scala
14 6 (1.40%) Ruby
15 5 (1.17%) PHP
16 4 (0.93%) Groovy
16 4 (0.93%) Shell Script
16 4 (0.93%) MATLAB
17 3 (0.70%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 63 (14.72%) Degree
2 17 (3.97%) PhD
3 9 (2.10%) MBA
4 5 (1.17%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.93%) PMI Certification
5 4 (0.93%) ISEB
6 3 (0.70%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.70%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.47%) PMP
7 2 (0.47%) CISSP
8 1 (0.23%) MCSE
8 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.23%) CCA
8 1 (0.23%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certified Master
8 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.31%) QA
2 9 (2.10%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.17%) Basel III
4 4 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.70%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.70%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.23%) WCAG
6 1 (0.23%) EMIR
6 1 (0.23%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 1 (0.23%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (0.23%) Nmap
1 1 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.23%) Apache Flume
1 1 (0.23%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 11 (2.57%) BMC PATROL
2 4 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.70%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.23%) OpenView
4 1 (0.23%) Puppet
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.23%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.23%) Ansible
4 1 (0.23%) Oozie
4 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 64 (14.95%) Oracle
2 50 (11.68%) Microsoft
3 35 (8.18%) Tableau
4 29 (6.78%) Google
5 24 (5.61%) Teradata
6 22 (5.14%) Sybase
6 22 (5.14%) Business Objects
7 18 (4.21%) Omniture
8 17 (3.97%) TIBCO
9 16 (3.74%) Adobe
10 12 (2.80%) Informatica
10 12 (2.80%) ION Trading
11 11 (2.57%) Lotus
11 11 (2.57%) Ab Initio
12 9 (2.10%) Facebook
13 8 (1.87%) Twitter
13 8 (1.87%) MicroStrategy
13 8 (1.87%) IBM
14 7 (1.64%) Talend
15 5 (1.17%) Siebel
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