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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 78 83 68
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -15
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 134 164 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.27% 2.29% 2.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% 2.99% 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 121 181
Average daily rate
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£450 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 3
Average hourly rate £21.62 £18.65 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.92% +24.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+64.70% -
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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
4486 5485 6015
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.96% 76.61% 75.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3366 4051 4450
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 69 92
Average hourly rate £21.75 £22.25 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.24% -19.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £13.97 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £53.75 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014, 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.

1 152 (49.51%) SQL
2 86 (28.01%) Finance
3 74 (24.10%) Banking
4 53 (17.26%) Data Modelling
5 48 (15.64%) Analytical Skills
6 42 (13.68%) ETL
6 42 (13.68%) Migration
7 41 (13.36%) Investment Banking
8 40 (13.03%) Agile Software Development
9 39 (12.70%) Analytics
10 38 (12.38%) MS Excel
11 36 (11.73%) Data Warehouse
11 36 (11.73%) Oracle
12 34 (11.07%) Business Intelligence
12 34 (11.07%) Business Analysis
13 32 (10.42%) Data Management
14 30 (9.77%) Microsoft
15 29 (9.45%) SQL Server
16 28 (9.12%) SAS
17 26 (8.47%) Derivative
18 24 (7.82%) Degree
18 24 (7.82%) Data Migration
18 24 (7.82%) Project Management
18 24 (7.82%) VBA
19 23 (7.49%) Data Mapping
20 22 (7.17%) Stakeholder Management
21 20 (6.51%) T-SQL
21 20 (6.51%) XML
21 20 (6.51%) Marketing
21 20 (6.51%) SQL Server Integration Services

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 28 (9.12%) SAS
2 10 (3.26%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.98%) WebLogic
3 3 (0.98%) Apache Pig
4 2 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.65%) IBM Notes
4 2 (0.65%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.33%) CMS
5 1 (0.33%) WorkSite
5 1 (0.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 38 (12.38%) MS Excel
2 20 (6.51%) MS PowerPoint
3 15 (4.89%) MS Office
4 13 (4.23%) MS Visio
5 8 (2.61%) SPSS
6 3 (0.98%) MS Project
7 2 (0.65%) Gephi
8 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.33%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (2.28%) Markit EDM
2 5 (1.63%) Google Analytics
3 4 (1.30%) SiteCatalyst
4 3 (0.98%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.33%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.33%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.65%) SaaS
1 2 (0.65%) PaaS
2 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.33%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.98%) HTTP
1 3 (0.98%) SSL
1 3 (0.98%) Firewall
2 2 (0.65%) Intranet
3 1 (0.33%) Internet
3 1 (0.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (11.73%) Data Warehouse
2 29 (9.45%) SQL Server
3 20 (6.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (5.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (5.86%) Data Mining
5 17 (5.54%) Oracle Database
6 16 (5.21%) Relational Database
6 16 (5.21%) Big Data
7 11 (3.58%) Data Mart
8 10 (3.26%) Hadoop
9 9 (2.93%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (2.93%) QlikView
10 8 (2.61%) ProClarity
11 7 (2.28%) MS Access
11 7 (2.28%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (1.63%) MongoDB
12 5 (1.63%) NoSQL
13 4 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (1.30%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 9 (2.93%) ERwin
1 9 (2.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 7 (2.28%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.95%) JIRA
4 4 (1.30%) Eclipse
4 4 (1.30%) Subversion
4 4 (1.30%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.98%) Toad
6 2 (0.65%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.65%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.65%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.33%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.33%) PVCS
7 1 (0.33%) Grunt
7 1 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.33%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.33%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.33%) JUnit
General
1 86 (28.01%) Finance
2 74 (24.10%) Banking
3 41 (13.36%) Investment Banking
4 20 (6.51%) Marketing
5 19 (6.19%) Retail
6 13 (4.23%) Back Office
7 12 (3.91%) Front Office
8 9 (2.93%) Legal
9 7 (2.28%) Financial Institution
9 7 (2.28%) Telecoms
10 5 (1.63%) Retail Banking
10 5 (1.63%) Billing
11 4 (1.30%) Publishing
11 4 (1.30%) Games
12 3 (0.98%) Law
12 3 (0.98%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.65%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.65%) International Banking
14 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 208 (67.75%) Analyst
2 113 (36.81%) Business Analyst
3 76 (24.76%) Data Analyst
4 36 (11.73%) Developer
5 16 (5.21%) Senior Analyst
6 15 (4.89%) Architect
6 15 (4.89%) Project Manager
7 12 (3.91%) Systems Analyst
7 12 (3.91%) Technical Analyst
7 12 (3.91%) Business Data Analyst
8 9 (2.93%) Technical Business Analyst
9 8 (2.61%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 8 (2.61%) Equity Derivatives Business Analyst
9 8 (2.61%) Senior Data Analyst
9 8 (2.61%) Consultant
10 7 (2.28%) Business Systems Analyst
10 7 (2.28%) SQL Developer
10 7 (2.28%) Database Architect
10 7 (2.28%) Data Migration Analyst
11 6 (1.95%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (6.51%) XML
2 9 (2.93%) MDX
3 8 (2.61%) .NET
4 7 (2.28%) FpML
5 5 (1.63%) XSD
5 5 (1.63%) REST
6 4 (1.30%) SOAP
6 4 (1.30%) XSLT
7 3 (0.98%) JMS
7 3 (0.98%) WSDL
7 3 (0.98%) Web Services
7 3 (0.98%) XSL
7 3 (0.98%) CSS
8 2 (0.65%) Middleware
8 2 (0.65%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (0.65%) RESTful
9 1 (0.33%) Visualforce
9 1 (0.33%) HTML5
9 1 (0.33%) CSS3
9 1 (0.33%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 48 (15.64%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (8.47%) Derivative
3 16 (5.21%) Data Integration
4 13 (4.23%) Statistics
4 13 (4.23%) Equities
5 10 (3.26%) Equity Derivative
6 9 (2.93%) Credit Risk
6 9 (2.93%) User Experience
7 8 (2.61%) Fixed Income
7 8 (2.61%) Computer Science
7 8 (2.61%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 7 (2.28%) Reference Data
9 6 (1.95%) Visualisation
9 6 (1.95%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.30%) Open Source
10 4 (1.30%) Data Extraction
10 4 (1.30%) Mainframe
10 4 (1.30%) DTCC
10 4 (1.30%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (3.58%) UNIX
2 8 (2.61%) Linux
3 3 (0.98%) Windows
4 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (17.26%) Data Modelling
2 42 (13.68%) ETL
2 42 (13.68%) Migration
3 40 (13.03%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (12.70%) Analytics
5 34 (11.07%) Business Analysis
5 34 (11.07%) Business Intelligence
6 32 (10.42%) Data Management
7 24 (7.82%) Project Management
7 24 (7.82%) Data Migration
8 23 (7.49%) Data Mapping
9 22 (7.17%) Stakeholder Management
10 19 (6.19%) Kimball Methodology
11 18 (5.86%) Risk Management
12 15 (4.89%) OO
12 15 (4.89%) Data Governance
13 14 (4.56%) Master Data Management
14 13 (4.23%) User Stories
14 13 (4.23%) Asset Management
15 12 (3.91%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 152 (49.51%) SQL
2 24 (7.82%) VBA
3 20 (6.51%) T-SQL
4 15 (4.89%) C#
5 14 (4.56%) Python
6 13 (4.23%) Java
7 7 (2.28%) PL/SQL
7 7 (2.28%) C
7 7 (2.28%) R
8 6 (1.95%) Shell Script
8 6 (1.95%) C++
8 6 (1.95%) JavaScript
8 6 (1.95%) Perl
9 4 (1.30%) VB
10 3 (0.98%) XPath
11 2 (0.65%) Erlang
11 2 (0.65%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.65%) Scala
11 2 (0.65%) Ruby
11 2 (0.65%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (7.82%) Degree
2 11 (3.58%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.30%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.65%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.65%) CISA
4 2 (0.65%) CISM
4 2 (0.65%) QiCA
4 2 (0.65%) ISEB
4 2 (0.65%) CISSP
5 1 (0.33%) OCP
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.33%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.86%) Data Quality
2 11 (3.58%) QA
3 7 (2.28%) EMIR
4 3 (0.98%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (0.98%) COBIT
5 2 (0.65%) UCITS
5 2 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.33%) Basel II
6 1 (0.33%) Basel III
6 1 (0.33%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.33%) COREP
6 1 (0.33%) FINREP
System Software
1 2 (0.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.65%) Vagrant
1 2 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.65%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (0.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (0.33%) Control-M
Vendors
1 36 (11.73%) Oracle
2 30 (9.77%) Microsoft
3 11 (3.58%) Business Objects
3 11 (3.58%) Cognos
3 11 (3.58%) Tableau
4 8 (2.61%) SAP
4 8 (2.61%) Informatica
4 8 (2.61%) Ab Initio
5 5 (1.63%) Teradata
5 5 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (1.63%) Omniture
5 5 (1.63%) Google
5 5 (1.63%) Facebook
5 5 (1.63%) Twitter
6 4 (1.30%) Bloomberg
7 3 (0.98%) Charles River
7 3 (0.98%) GoldenSource
7 3 (0.98%) TSYS
7 3 (0.98%) Trillium
7 3 (0.98%) IBM
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Rate: £1.00 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £530.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Experis Ltd
Rate: £160.00 - £180.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £320 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
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Churchill Frank
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
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Huxley Associates
Rate: £450 - £550 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago