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 8 July 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
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 80 63 65
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +2
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 131 162 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.31% 2.83% 2.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.96% 3.67% 3.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 129 160
Average daily rate
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£450 £463 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% -5.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £315 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Average hourly rate £23.00 £14.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.62% -23.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £27.25 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-17.43% +39.74%
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
4421 4416 5468
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.00% 77.26% 77.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3495 3286 4102
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 43 103
Average hourly rate £24.37 £22.94 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.22% -28.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.50 £17.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £53.50 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

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 8 July 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 8 July 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.

1 131 (45.80%) SQL
2 118 (41.26%) Finance
3 87 (30.42%) Banking
4 64 (22.38%) Analytical Skills
5 54 (18.88%) Business Analysis
6 49 (17.13%) Data Modelling
7 48 (16.78%) SQL Server
8 47 (16.43%) Data Warehouse
9 43 (15.03%) Analytics
10 39 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
10 39 (13.64%) Microsoft
11 37 (12.94%) ETL
12 34 (11.89%) Investment Banking
13 33 (11.54%) MS Excel
14 32 (11.19%) Oracle
15 29 (10.14%) VBA
15 29 (10.14%) Agile Software Development
16 28 (9.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 27 (9.44%) Migration
18 25 (8.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 25 (8.74%) Data Mapping
19 24 (8.39%) Stakeholder Management
19 24 (8.39%) T-SQL
19 24 (8.39%) Data Mining
20 23 (8.04%) Big Data
21 22 (7.69%) Data Migration
22 21 (7.34%) Data Quality
22 21 (7.34%) Project Management
23 20 (6.99%) SAS
23 20 (6.99%) Data Management

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

For the 6 months to 8 July 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 20 (6.99%) SAS
2 15 (5.24%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.70%) CMS
5 1 (0.35%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.35%) IIS
5 1 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.35%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 33 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 16 (5.59%) MS Office
2 16 (5.59%) MS PowerPoint
3 14 (4.90%) MS Visio
4 7 (2.45%) PowerPivot
5 5 (1.75%) SPSS
6 4 (1.40%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (1.05%) MS Project
8 2 (0.70%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 5 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (1.75%) Markit EDM
2 3 (1.05%) Oracle Retail
2 3 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.70%) Eagle PACE
3 2 (0.70%) SAP HR
3 2 (0.70%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.35%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (0.35%) Maximo
4 1 (0.35%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.35%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.35%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.80%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.35%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.35%) PaaS
2 1 (0.35%) Lucidchart
2 1 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.35%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.50%) Intranet
2 3 (1.05%) Internet
3 2 (0.70%) SAN
3 2 (0.70%) LAN
3 2 (0.70%) WAN
4 1 (0.35%) HTTP
4 1 (0.35%) VPN
4 1 (0.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (16.78%) SQL Server
2 47 (16.43%) Data Warehouse
3 28 (9.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (8.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 24 (8.39%) Data Mining
6 23 (8.04%) Big Data
7 20 (6.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 19 (6.64%) Relational Database
9 13 (4.55%) Hadoop
10 10 (3.50%) QlikView
11 9 (3.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 9 (3.15%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (2.80%) RDBMS
13 7 (2.45%) MS Access
13 7 (2.45%) OLAP
13 7 (2.45%) Oracle BI EE
14 5 (1.75%) Oracle Database
14 5 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
15 4 (1.40%) Star Schema
15 4 (1.40%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 7 (2.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (1.75%) JIRA
3 3 (1.05%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.05%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.05%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.05%) ERwin
4 2 (0.70%) Subversion
4 2 (0.70%) Toad
5 1 (0.35%) PowerDesigner
5 1 (0.35%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 118 (41.26%) Finance
2 87 (30.42%) Banking
3 34 (11.89%) Investment Banking
4 16 (5.59%) Retail
5 13 (4.55%) Marketing
5 13 (4.55%) Financial Institution
5 13 (4.55%) Front Office
6 10 (3.50%) Legal
7 9 (3.15%) Retail Banking
8 6 (2.10%) Back Office
9 5 (1.75%) Private Banking
10 4 (1.40%) Advertising
11 3 (1.05%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.70%) Law
13 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 194 (67.83%) Analyst
2 94 (32.87%) Business Analyst
3 77 (26.92%) Data Analyst
4 33 (11.54%) Developer
5 17 (5.94%) Senior Analyst
6 15 (5.24%) Technical Analyst
7 12 (4.20%) Technical Business Analyst
7 12 (4.20%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 9 (3.15%) Data Scientist
8 9 (3.15%) Business Developer
8 9 (3.15%) Consultant
9 8 (2.80%) IT Business Analyst
9 8 (2.80%) Banking Business Analyst
9 8 (2.80%) Business Data Analyst
10 7 (2.45%) Analyst Developer
10 7 (2.45%) Data Modeller
10 7 (2.45%) Senior Data Analyst
10 7 (2.45%) Systems Analyst
11 6 (2.10%) SQL Developer
12 5 (1.75%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.80%) XML
2 6 (2.10%) .NET
3 5 (1.75%) CSS
3 5 (1.75%) MDX
4 4 (1.40%) HTML
5 3 (1.05%) XSD
6 2 (0.70%) XSL
6 2 (0.70%) XSLT
6 2 (0.70%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (0.70%) Apache Flex
6 2 (0.70%) Web Services
6 2 (0.70%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.70%) Middleware
6 2 (0.70%) FpML
6 2 (0.70%) jQuery
6 2 (0.70%) Visualforce
6 2 (0.70%) REST
6 2 (0.70%) Highcharts JS
7 1 (0.35%) RESTful
7 1 (0.35%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 64 (22.38%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (5.94%) Statistics
3 14 (4.90%) Credit Risk
4 12 (4.20%) Data Integration
5 10 (3.50%) Visualisation
6 9 (3.15%) Reference Data
6 9 (3.15%) Derivative
6 9 (3.15%) Fixed Income
7 8 (2.80%) NHS
7 8 (2.80%) Data Extraction
8 6 (2.10%) Computer Science
8 6 (2.10%) Equities
9 5 (1.75%) Mainframe
9 5 (1.75%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (1.75%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.75%) User Experience
10 4 (1.40%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.40%) Hedge funds
11 3 (1.05%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.80%) Linux
2 7 (2.45%) Windows
3 5 (1.75%) UNIX
4 2 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.70%) AIX
5 1 (0.35%) SUSE
5 1 (0.35%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (18.88%) Business Analysis
2 49 (17.13%) Data Modelling
3 43 (15.03%) Analytics
4 39 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
5 37 (12.94%) ETL
6 29 (10.14%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (9.44%) Migration
8 25 (8.74%) Data Mapping
9 24 (8.39%) Stakeholder Management
10 22 (7.69%) Data Migration
11 21 (7.34%) Project Management
12 20 (6.99%) Data Management
13 16 (5.59%) UML
14 15 (5.24%) User Acceptance Testing
15 14 (4.90%) Data Architecture
16 11 (3.85%) Data Governance
16 11 (3.85%) Validation
16 11 (3.85%) CRM
17 10 (3.50%) Asset Management
17 10 (3.50%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 131 (45.80%) SQL
2 29 (10.14%) VBA
3 24 (8.39%) T-SQL
4 15 (5.24%) Python
5 13 (4.55%) R
6 10 (3.50%) PL/SQL
7 9 (3.15%) Java
8 7 (2.45%) C++
9 6 (2.10%) JavaScript
9 6 (2.10%) VB
10 5 (1.75%) C#
10 5 (1.75%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 3 (1.05%) Scala
11 3 (1.05%) C
11 3 (1.05%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.70%) SAS Macro
12 2 (0.70%) Perl
12 2 (0.70%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.35%) SOQL
13 1 (0.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (4.90%) Degree
2 9 (3.15%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.10%) DV Cleared
4 4 (1.40%) PMP
4 4 (1.40%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.05%) CISA
5 3 (1.05%) CISM
5 3 (1.05%) QiCA
5 3 (1.05%) CISSP
6 2 (0.70%) PhD
6 2 (0.70%) ISEB
6 2 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.70%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.70%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.35%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.34%) Data Quality
2 8 (2.80%) QA
3 5 (1.75%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.70%) Basel II
4 2 (0.70%) COREP
4 2 (0.70%) FINREP
5 1 (0.35%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.35%) IAS 39
5 1 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (2.80%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.05%) VMware ESX
2 3 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.35%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (1.05%) Oracle EDQ
2 2 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.35%) Jitterbit
3 1 (0.35%) DBAmp
Vendors
1 39 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 32 (11.19%) Oracle
3 17 (5.94%) SAP
4 13 (4.55%) Business Objects
5 9 (3.15%) Google
6 7 (2.45%) Tableau
7 6 (2.10%) Cloudera
7 6 (2.10%) WorldPay
7 6 (2.10%) Informatica
7 6 (2.10%) Cognos
8 5 (1.75%) Teradata
9 4 (1.40%) GoldenSource
9 4 (1.40%) HP
10 3 (1.05%) Software AG
10 3 (1.05%) Sybase
10 3 (1.05%) Mantas
10 3 (1.05%) Actimize
10 3 (1.05%) VMware
10 3 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.05%) webMethods
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