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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analysis
London / City of London
Rank 100 77 75
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -2
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 50 77 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.69% 2.45% 2.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 2.83% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 59 95
Median daily rate £500 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £340 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £640 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.99 £15.75 £18.38
% change year-on-year
+26.88% -14.28%

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
2505 2719 4290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.54% 86.65% 82.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1979 2157 3349
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 30 33
Median hourly rate £21.75 £22.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.13% -6.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Data Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Data Analysis.

1 48 (41.03%) SQL
2 44 (37.61%) Finance
3 32 (27.35%) Data Modelling
4 30 (25.64%) Data Warehouse
4 30 (25.64%) Data Management
5 26 (22.22%) Management Information System
6 25 (21.37%) Business Intelligence
7 24 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
8 23 (19.66%) ETL
8 23 (19.66%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (17.95%) Data Cleansing
10 19 (16.24%) MS Excel
11 18 (15.38%) Data Quality
12 17 (14.53%) Analytics
12 17 (14.53%) Data Architecture
13 16 (13.68%) Microsoft
13 16 (13.68%) SQL Server
13 16 (13.68%) Stakeholder Management
14 15 (12.82%) Business Analysis
15 14 (11.97%) Statistics
15 14 (11.97%) Banking
16 13 (11.11%) Reference Data
16 13 (11.11%) Degree
17 11 (9.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 11 (9.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 11 (9.40%) Data Entry
18 10 (8.55%) T-SQL
18 10 (8.55%) UML
19 9 (7.69%) Computer Science
19 9 (7.69%) Integration Testing

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (5.13%) SAS
1 6 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.27%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.71%) Confluence
4 1 (0.85%) Apache
4 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 19 (16.24%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.27%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.56%) MS Office
5 2 (1.71%) MS Project
5 2 (1.71%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.85%) SPSS
6 1 (0.85%) Weka
Business Applications
1 3 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (2.56%) Markit EDM
2 2 (1.71%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.85%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.85%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.85%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.85%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.85%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.85%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.71%) HTTP
2 1 (0.85%) Firewall
2 1 (0.85%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (25.64%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (13.68%) SQL Server
3 11 (9.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (9.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (7.69%) Big Data
5 7 (5.98%) Relational Database
5 7 (5.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (5.13%) Hadoop
7 5 (4.27%) Data Mining
8 3 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (2.56%) MS Access
8 3 (2.56%) QlikView
9 2 (1.71%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.71%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 2 (1.71%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.71%) Impala
9 2 (1.71%) KDB
10 1 (0.85%) Amazon QuickSight
10 1 (0.85%) BigQuery
10 1 (0.85%) Kdb+
Development Applications
1 4 (3.42%) JIRA
2 2 (1.71%) ERwin
2 2 (1.71%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.71%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.85%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.85%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.85%) MSBuild
3 1 (0.85%) Selenium
3 1 (0.85%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.85%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.85%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.85%) webpack
General
1 44 (37.61%) Finance
2 14 (11.97%) Banking
3 8 (6.84%) Marketing
4 7 (5.98%) Legal
5 6 (5.13%) Investment Banking
6 4 (3.42%) Front Office
7 3 (2.56%) Law
7 3 (2.56%) Retail
8 2 (1.71%) Billing
9 1 (0.85%) Back Office
9 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.85%) French Language
9 1 (0.85%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.85%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 70 (59.83%) Analyst
2 35 (29.91%) Data Analyst
3 27 (23.08%) Business Analyst
4 14 (11.97%) Developer
5 11 (9.40%) Architect
6 10 (8.55%) Data Cleansing Analyst
7 9 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 9 (7.69%) Data Architect
7 9 (7.69%) Data Business Analyst
8 6 (5.13%) Financial Analyst
8 6 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (4.27%) Banking Analyst
9 5 (4.27%) Data Scientist
10 4 (3.42%) Insurance Business Analyst
10 4 (3.42%) Senior Business Analyst
10 4 (3.42%) SQL Developer
10 4 (3.42%) Systems Analyst
11 3 (2.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 3 (2.56%) SQL Data Analyst
11 3 (2.56%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.84%) XML
2 5 (4.27%) .NET
3 4 (3.42%) XSD
4 3 (2.56%) JSON
4 3 (2.56%) XSLT
5 2 (1.71%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (1.71%) Kafka
5 2 (1.71%) Pandas
5 2 (1.71%) REST
5 2 (1.71%) RESTful
5 2 (1.71%) SAML
5 2 (1.71%) scikit-learn
5 2 (1.71%) SOAP
5 2 (1.71%) Web Services
6 1 (0.85%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.85%) CSS3
6 1 (0.85%) D3.js
6 1 (0.85%) Gherkin
6 1 (0.85%) Highcharts JS
6 1 (0.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 26 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 24 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (11.11%) Reference Data
4 9 (7.69%) Computer Science
5 6 (5.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (4.27%) Data Structures
7 4 (3.42%) Algorithms
7 4 (3.42%) User Experience
8 3 (2.56%) Fixed Income
8 3 (2.56%) Reinsurance
9 2 (1.71%) Credit Risk
9 2 (1.71%) Derivative
9 2 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.71%) Equities
9 2 (1.71%) Market Risk
9 2 (1.71%) Social Media
10 1 (0.85%) FMCG
10 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.85%) Security Operations Centre
10 1 (0.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.71%) Linux
1 2 (1.71%) Unix
2 1 (0.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (27.35%) Data Modelling
2 30 (25.64%) Data Management
3 25 (21.37%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (19.66%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (19.66%) ETL
5 21 (17.95%) Data Cleansing
6 17 (14.53%) Analytics
6 17 (14.53%) Data Architecture
7 16 (13.68%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (12.82%) Business Analysis
9 14 (11.97%) Statistics
10 11 (9.40%) Data Entry
11 10 (8.55%) UML
12 9 (7.69%) Data Integration
12 9 (7.69%) Integration Testing
13 8 (6.84%) Data Mapping
14 7 (5.98%) CRM
14 7 (5.98%) Project Management
14 7 (5.98%) User Acceptance Testing
15 6 (5.13%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 48 (41.03%) SQL
2 10 (8.55%) T-SQL
3 8 (6.84%) Python
4 7 (5.98%) R
5 5 (4.27%) Java
6 4 (3.42%) Scala
7 3 (2.56%) C#
8 2 (1.71%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.71%) VBA
8 2 (1.71%) XPath
9 1 (0.85%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (11.11%) Degree
2 5 (4.27%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.56%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.71%) ISEB
5 1 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.85%) CFA
5 1 (0.85%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.85%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (15.38%) Data Quality
2 6 (5.13%) Solvency II
3 5 (4.27%) QA
4 3 (2.56%) MiFID
5 2 (1.71%) ISO20022
6 1 (0.85%) Basel II
6 1 (0.85%) Basel III
6 1 (0.85%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.85%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.85%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.85%) Control-M
1 1 (0.85%) CSIRT
1 1 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.85%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 16 (13.68%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.13%) Oracle
3 4 (3.42%) Cognos
3 4 (3.42%) SAP
4 3 (2.56%) Tableau
5 2 (1.71%) Cloudera
5 2 (1.71%) CODA
5 2 (1.71%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (1.71%) Optimizely
5 2 (1.71%) RapidMiner
5 2 (1.71%) Splunk
5 2 (1.71%) Talend
5 2 (1.71%) Teradata
6 1 (0.85%) Ab Initio
6 1 (0.85%) Adobe
6 1 (0.85%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.85%) CA
6 1 (0.85%) Charles River
6 1 (0.85%) Embarcadero
6 1 (0.85%) TOWER Software
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £250 - £310 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £540.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JCW Search Ltd
Rate: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago