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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 69 80 57
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -23
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 139 152 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.54% 2.36% 3.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.26% 3.06% 4.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 104 168
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £285 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £339 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.70% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £27.58 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.48% -49.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £27.25
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -17.43%
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
4264 4966 4755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.01% 77.17% 76.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3308 3618 3644
Average daily rate £463 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £361
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 49 52
Average hourly rate £27.37 £24.00 £135.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.04% -82.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £29.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+5.68% -7.03%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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.

1 109 (43.08%) SQL
2 105 (41.50%) Finance
3 76 (30.04%) Banking
4 59 (23.32%) Analytical Skills
5 49 (19.37%) Data Modelling
6 45 (17.79%) Analytics
7 42 (16.60%) Business Analysis
8 35 (13.83%) Business Intelligence
9 33 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
9 33 (13.04%) ETL
10 32 (12.65%) SQL Server
11 31 (12.25%) Investment Banking
12 30 (11.86%) SAS
12 30 (11.86%) Microsoft
13 29 (11.46%) MS Excel
14 28 (11.07%) Data Mapping
15 26 (10.28%) Big Data
15 26 (10.28%) Oracle
16 25 (9.88%) Migration
17 24 (9.49%) Agile Software Development
18 23 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 22 (8.70%) Data Migration
19 22 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
20 21 (8.30%) VBA
21 20 (7.91%) Data Management
21 20 (7.91%) Degree
22 19 (7.51%) Statistics
22 19 (7.51%) Data Governance
22 19 (7.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 18 (7.11%) Credit Risk

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 30 (11.86%) SAS
2 6 (2.37%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.79%) Apache Pig
3 2 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.40%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.40%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.40%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (0.40%) IIS
Applications
1 29 (11.46%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (4.74%) MS Office
4 10 (3.95%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.98%) MS Project
6 4 (1.58%) SPSS
6 4 (1.58%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (1.19%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (1.98%) Google Analytics
1 5 (1.98%) Markit EDM
2 3 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.40%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (0.40%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.40%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.40%) Maximo
4 1 (0.40%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.40%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.40%) SaaS
2 1 (0.40%) PaaS
2 1 (0.40%) Lucidchart
2 1 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.40%) Azure Machine Learning
2 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.98%) Internet
2 4 (1.58%) Intranet
3 2 (0.79%) WAN
4 1 (0.40%) DHCP
4 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.40%) DNS
4 1 (0.40%) SAN
4 1 (0.40%) LAN
4 1 (0.40%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
2 32 (12.65%) SQL Server
3 26 (10.28%) Big Data
4 23 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (7.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (6.72%) Data Mining
7 13 (5.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (5.14%) Relational Database
8 10 (3.95%) Hadoop
9 7 (2.77%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (2.77%) OLAP
10 6 (2.37%) MS Access
10 6 (2.37%) RDBMS
10 6 (2.37%) Oracle BI EE
10 6 (2.37%) QlikView
11 4 (1.58%) Star Schema
12 3 (1.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (1.19%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (1.19%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (1.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (1.58%) JIRA
3 3 (1.19%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.19%) ERwin
4 2 (0.79%) ClearCase
4 2 (0.79%) Rational Rose
4 2 (0.79%) Toad
4 2 (0.79%) RequisitePro
5 1 (0.40%) PowerDesigner
5 1 (0.40%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.40%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.40%) Subversion
General
1 105 (41.50%) Finance
2 76 (30.04%) Banking
3 31 (12.25%) Investment Banking
4 15 (5.93%) Marketing
5 14 (5.53%) Financial Institution
6 11 (4.35%) Front Office
6 11 (4.35%) Retail
7 9 (3.56%) Legal
8 7 (2.77%) Telecoms
8 7 (2.77%) Retail Banking
9 4 (1.58%) Advertising
10 3 (1.19%) Private Banking
11 2 (0.79%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.79%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.79%) Publishing
11 2 (0.79%) Back Office
11 2 (0.79%) Law
12 1 (0.40%) German Language
Job Titles
1 170 (67.19%) Analyst
2 79 (31.23%) Business Analyst
3 64 (25.30%) Data Analyst
4 28 (11.07%) Developer
5 16 (6.32%) Senior Analyst
6 11 (4.35%) Banking Business Analyst
7 10 (3.95%) SAS Analyst
8 9 (3.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 9 (3.56%) Technical Analyst
8 9 (3.56%) Data Scientist
9 8 (3.16%) Senior Business Analyst
10 7 (2.77%) Architect
10 7 (2.77%) Data Modeller
11 6 (2.37%) Senior Data Analyst
11 6 (2.37%) Analyst Developer
11 6 (2.37%) Technical Business Analyst
11 6 (2.37%) IT Business Analyst
12 5 (1.98%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
12 5 (1.98%) Business Data Analyst
12 5 (1.98%) SAS Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.98%) .NET
2 4 (1.58%) ASP.NET
2 4 (1.58%) CSS
2 4 (1.58%) HTML
3 3 (1.19%) XML
3 3 (1.19%) jQuery
3 3 (1.19%) Visualforce
4 2 (0.79%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.79%) MDX
4 2 (0.79%) WCF
4 2 (0.79%) Highcharts JS
4 2 (0.79%) HTML5
4 2 (0.79%) REST
5 1 (0.40%) CSS3
5 1 (0.40%) PhoneGap
5 1 (0.40%) Entity Framework
5 1 (0.40%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (0.40%) WPF
5 1 (0.40%) LINQ
5 1 (0.40%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 59 (23.32%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.51%) Statistics
3 18 (7.11%) Credit Risk
4 14 (5.53%) Visualisation
5 13 (5.14%) Reference Data
5 13 (5.14%) Computer Science
6 11 (4.35%) Data Integration
7 9 (3.56%) Mathematics
7 9 (3.56%) Derivative
8 8 (3.16%) Management Information System
9 6 (2.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (2.37%) Fixed Income
9 6 (2.37%) Equities
10 5 (1.98%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.98%) Data Extraction
10 5 (1.98%) User Experience
11 4 (1.58%) Algorithms
12 3 (1.19%) Data Conversion
12 3 (1.19%) Mobile App
13 2 (0.79%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.56%) Windows
2 5 (1.98%) Linux
3 2 (0.79%) UNIX
4 1 (0.40%) AIX
4 1 (0.40%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.40%) Android
4 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (19.37%) Data Modelling
2 45 (17.79%) Analytics
3 42 (16.60%) Business Analysis
4 35 (13.83%) Business Intelligence
5 33 (13.04%) ETL
6 28 (11.07%) Data Mapping
7 25 (9.88%) Migration
8 24 (9.49%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 22 (8.70%) Data Migration
10 20 (7.91%) Data Management
11 19 (7.51%) Data Governance
12 14 (5.53%) User Acceptance Testing
12 14 (5.53%) UML
12 14 (5.53%) Project Management
13 12 (4.74%) Validation
13 12 (4.74%) Data Architecture
13 12 (4.74%) Use Case
14 11 (4.35%) CRM
15 10 (3.95%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 109 (43.08%) SQL
2 21 (8.30%) VBA
3 17 (6.72%) T-SQL
4 14 (5.53%) R
5 12 (4.74%) Python
6 10 (3.95%) Java
7 7 (2.77%) C++
8 6 (2.37%) JavaScript
9 5 (1.98%) C#
10 4 (1.58%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.19%) VB
11 3 (1.19%) Apex Code
12 2 (0.79%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 2 (0.79%) SAS Macro
12 2 (0.79%) Scala
12 2 (0.79%) C
13 1 (0.40%) Perl
13 1 (0.40%) PHP
13 1 (0.40%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.40%) VB6
Qualifications
1 20 (7.91%) Degree
2 8 (3.16%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.98%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.79%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.79%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.79%) PhD
4 2 (0.79%) ISEB
4 2 (0.79%) CISSP
4 2 (0.79%) CISA
4 2 (0.79%) CISM
4 2 (0.79%) QiCA
5 1 (0.40%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.72%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.77%) QA
3 4 (1.58%) Solvency II
4 3 (1.19%) COREP
5 2 (0.79%) FINREP
5 2 (0.79%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.40%) SLA
6 1 (0.40%) Basel II
6 1 (0.40%) Basel III
6 1 (0.40%) CRD IV
System Software
1 3 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.79%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.40%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.40%) Jitterbit
2 1 (0.40%) DBAmp
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.40%) Control-M
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.40%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 30 (11.86%) Microsoft
2 26 (10.28%) Oracle
3 14 (5.53%) SAP
4 9 (3.56%) Business Objects
5 7 (2.77%) Cognos
5 7 (2.77%) Teradata
5 7 (2.77%) WorldPay
6 6 (2.37%) Cloudera
7 5 (1.98%) Google
7 5 (1.98%) Informatica
7 5 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.58%) Sybase
8 4 (1.58%) IBM
8 4 (1.58%) Tableau
9 3 (1.19%) Actimize
9 3 (1.19%) HP
9 3 (1.19%) VMware
10 2 (0.79%) Apple
10 2 (0.79%) i2
10 2 (0.79%) Mantas
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