The table below looks at the statistics for Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis over the 3 months to 1 June 2015 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
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 88 60 55
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -5
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 117 180 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.15% 3.06% 3.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.79% 3.98% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 132 172
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£438 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £14.50 £29.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.30 £26.58 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-23.62% +39.86%
Data Analysis
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
4198 4521 4976
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.21% 76.97% 77.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3310 3420 3757
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 40 82
Average hourly rate £25.00 £21.75 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.94% -47.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £12.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £92.50 £53.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -6.25%

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Data Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Data Analysis
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 Data Analysis across the City of London region.

Data Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 June 2015.

Data Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Data Analysis
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 Data Analysis across the City of London region.

Data Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis.

1 115 (45.28%) SQL
2 107 (42.13%) Finance
3 76 (29.92%) Banking
4 58 (22.83%) Analytical Skills
5 53 (20.87%) Data Modelling
6 43 (16.93%) Business Analysis
7 42 (16.54%) Analytics
8 37 (14.57%) Data Warehouse
8 37 (14.57%) SQL Server
9 33 (12.99%) Business Intelligence
10 30 (11.81%) Investment Banking
11 29 (11.42%) ETL
11 29 (11.42%) SAS
11 29 (11.42%) MS Excel
12 28 (11.02%) Microsoft
13 26 (10.24%) Migration
13 26 (10.24%) Stakeholder Management
14 25 (9.84%) Oracle
14 25 (9.84%) VBA
14 25 (9.84%) Data Mapping
15 24 (9.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 23 (9.06%) Agile Software Development
17 22 (8.66%) Data Migration
17 22 (8.66%) Big Data
18 21 (8.27%) T-SQL
19 19 (7.48%) Data Mining
19 19 (7.48%) Statistics
19 19 (7.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 17 (6.69%) Data Management
20 17 (6.69%) Credit Risk

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 29 (11.42%) SAS
2 8 (3.15%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.79%) Apache Pig
3 2 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.39%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.39%) IIS
4 1 (0.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 29 (11.42%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.72%) MS PowerPoint
2 12 (4.72%) MS Office
3 11 (4.33%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.97%) SPSS
5 4 (1.57%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (1.18%) MS Project
6 3 (1.18%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (1.97%) Markit EDM
2 4 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.79%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (0.79%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.39%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.39%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.39%) SimCorp Dimension
5 1 (0.39%) Maximo
5 1 (0.39%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (0.39%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.39%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.39%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.15%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.39%) Lucidchart
2 1 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.39%) Azure Machine Learning
2 1 (0.39%) PaaS
2 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.39%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.97%) Intranet
2 2 (0.79%) Internet
2 2 (0.79%) SAN
2 2 (0.79%) LAN
2 2 (0.79%) WAN
3 1 (0.39%) VPN
3 1 (0.39%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (14.57%) Data Warehouse
1 37 (14.57%) SQL Server
2 24 (9.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (8.66%) Big Data
4 19 (7.48%) Data Mining
4 19 (7.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (6.30%) Relational Database
6 15 (5.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (4.72%) Hadoop
8 9 (3.54%) QlikView
9 7 (2.76%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (2.36%) Oracle BI EE
10 6 (2.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 6 (2.36%) RDBMS
10 6 (2.36%) OLAP
10 6 (2.36%) MS Access
11 3 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.18%) Star Schema
11 3 (1.18%) OLTP
11 3 (1.18%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (1.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (1.18%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.18%) ERwin
2 3 (1.18%) JIRA
3 2 (0.79%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.79%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.79%) RequisitePro
3 2 (0.79%) ClearCase
3 2 (0.79%) Toad
3 2 (0.79%) Rational Rose
4 1 (0.39%) PowerDesigner
4 1 (0.39%) Subversion
4 1 (0.39%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 107 (42.13%) Finance
2 76 (29.92%) Banking
3 30 (11.81%) Investment Banking
4 15 (5.91%) Retail
4 15 (5.91%) Marketing
5 13 (5.12%) Front Office
5 13 (5.12%) Financial Institution
6 10 (3.94%) Legal
7 9 (3.54%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.57%) Advertising
8 4 (1.57%) Private Banking
9 3 (1.18%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.18%) Back Office
10 2 (0.79%) Law
11 1 (0.39%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 172 (67.72%) Analyst
2 74 (29.13%) Business Analyst
3 67 (26.38%) Data Analyst
4 26 (10.24%) Developer
5 16 (6.30%) Senior Analyst
6 12 (4.72%) Technical Analyst
7 10 (3.94%) Data Scientist
8 9 (3.54%) SAS Analyst
8 9 (3.54%) Data Modeller
8 9 (3.54%) Banking Business Analyst
9 8 (3.15%) Technical Business Analyst
9 8 (3.15%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 7 (2.76%) Consultant
10 7 (2.76%) Senior Data Analyst
10 7 (2.76%) Business Data Analyst
11 6 (2.36%) Analyst Developer
11 6 (2.36%) Systems Analyst
11 6 (2.36%) Senior Business Analyst
12 5 (1.97%) Business Developer
12 5 (1.97%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.97%) XML
1 5 (1.97%) CSS
2 4 (1.57%) HTML
3 3 (1.18%) .NET
4 2 (0.79%) REST
4 2 (0.79%) Visualforce
4 2 (0.79%) Apache Flex
4 2 (0.79%) MDX
4 2 (0.79%) jQuery
4 2 (0.79%) Highcharts JS
4 2 (0.79%) Middleware
4 2 (0.79%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.39%) XML Schema
5 1 (0.39%) SOAP
5 1 (0.39%) Web Services
5 1 (0.39%) XSD
5 1 (0.39%) XSL
5 1 (0.39%) XSLT
5 1 (0.39%) COM
5 1 (0.39%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 58 (22.83%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.48%) Statistics
3 17 (6.69%) Credit Risk
4 14 (5.51%) Visualisation
5 12 (4.72%) Data Integration
6 11 (4.33%) Derivative
7 10 (3.94%) Computer Science
7 10 (3.94%) Reference Data
7 10 (3.94%) Fixed Income
8 9 (3.54%) Mathematics
9 7 (2.76%) Equities
9 7 (2.76%) Data Extraction
10 5 (1.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (1.97%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.97%) User Experience
10 5 (1.97%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.57%) Algorithms
11 4 (1.57%) Data Centre
11 4 (1.57%) NHS
12 2 (0.79%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.36%) Linux
2 5 (1.97%) Windows
3 4 (1.57%) UNIX
4 2 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.79%) AIX
5 1 (0.39%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (20.87%) Data Modelling
2 43 (16.93%) Business Analysis
3 42 (16.54%) Analytics
4 33 (12.99%) Business Intelligence
5 29 (11.42%) ETL
6 26 (10.24%) Migration
6 26 (10.24%) Stakeholder Management
7 25 (9.84%) Data Mapping
8 23 (9.06%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (8.66%) Data Migration
10 17 (6.69%) Data Management
11 16 (6.30%) UML
12 15 (5.91%) User Acceptance Testing
13 13 (5.12%) Project Management
13 13 (5.12%) Data Governance
14 11 (4.33%) CRM
14 11 (4.33%) Data Architecture
14 11 (4.33%) Logical Data Model
14 11 (4.33%) SDLC
15 10 (3.94%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 115 (45.28%) SQL
2 25 (9.84%) VBA
3 21 (8.27%) T-SQL
4 16 (6.30%) R
5 14 (5.51%) Python
6 10 (3.94%) Java
7 7 (2.76%) C++
8 6 (2.36%) JavaScript
8 6 (2.36%) VB
8 6 (2.36%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.57%) C#
10 3 (1.18%) C
10 3 (1.18%) Scala
11 2 (0.79%) Apex Code
11 2 (0.79%) SAS Macro
11 2 (0.79%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 2 (0.79%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.39%) PHP
12 1 (0.39%) Ruby
12 1 (0.39%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 14 (5.51%) Degree
2 9 (3.54%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.36%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.18%) CISSP
4 3 (1.18%) CISA
4 3 (1.18%) CISM
4 3 (1.18%) QiCA
5 2 (0.79%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.79%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.79%) ISEB
5 2 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.79%) PhD
6 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.39%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.30%) Data Quality
2 10 (3.94%) QA
3 5 (1.97%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.79%) COREP
4 2 (0.79%) FINREP
4 2 (0.79%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.39%) Basel II
5 1 (0.39%) CRD IV
System Software
1 3 (1.18%) VMware ESX
1 3 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.79%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.39%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.39%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (0.39%) Jitterbit
2 1 (0.39%) DBAmp
Vendors
1 28 (11.02%) Microsoft
2 25 (9.84%) Oracle
3 16 (6.30%) SAP
4 12 (4.72%) Business Objects
5 9 (3.54%) Google
6 7 (2.76%) Cognos
6 7 (2.76%) Teradata
6 7 (2.76%) WorldPay
6 7 (2.76%) Tableau
7 6 (2.36%) Cloudera
8 5 (1.97%) Informatica
9 4 (1.57%) Actimize
9 4 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.57%) IBM
9 4 (1.57%) HP
10 3 (1.18%) Sybase
10 3 (1.18%) Mantas
10 3 (1.18%) VMware
11 2 (0.79%) Splunk
11 2 (0.79%) Coremetrics
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