The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 80 56 71
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +15
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 152 202 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.36% 3.24% 2.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.10% 4.33% 3.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 168 148
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £322 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £27.58 £55.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.85% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £27.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-17.43% +29.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4902 4666 5879
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.95% 74.87% 72.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3582 3576 4142
Average daily rate £450 £450 £451
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 50 92
Average hourly rate £25.00 £135.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-81.48% +440.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.87 £17.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £135.00 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Data Analysis
London

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 18 April 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 18 April 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.

1 115 (42.75%) SQL
2 94 (34.94%) Finance
3 93 (34.57%) Banking
4 49 (18.22%) Oracle
5 47 (17.47%) Business Analysis
6 46 (17.10%) Investment Banking
7 40 (14.87%) MS Excel
8 34 (12.64%) Migration
9 33 (12.27%) SQL Server
10 31 (11.52%) Data Warehouse
11 28 (10.41%) UML
11 28 (10.41%) Data Management
12 25 (9.29%) Analytics
13 24 (8.92%) Stakeholder Management
14 23 (8.55%) Microsoft
14 23 (8.55%) Relational Database
14 23 (8.55%) User Acceptance Testing
15 22 (8.18%) Derivative
15 22 (8.18%) Degree
15 22 (8.18%) Business Intelligence
16 21 (7.81%) Data Mining
17 18 (6.69%) ETL
17 18 (6.69%) SAS
17 18 (6.69%) MS Office
17 18 (6.69%) Back Office
17 18 (6.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 18 (6.69%) Use Case
17 18 (6.69%) Oracle Database
18 17 (6.32%) Data Migration
18 17 (6.32%) Validation

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 18 (6.69%) SAS
2 5 (1.86%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.74%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.37%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.37%) ArcSDE
4 1 (0.37%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.37%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.37%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 40 (14.87%) MS Excel
2 18 (6.69%) MS Office
3 15 (5.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (3.35%) MS Visio
5 7 (2.60%) MS Project
6 3 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.37%) SPSS
7 1 (0.37%) Gephi
7 1 (0.37%) Weka
Business Applications
1 5 (1.86%) SiteCatalyst
2 4 (1.49%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.12%) SAP SD
3 3 (1.12%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.12%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.74%) Eagle PACE
4 2 (0.74%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.37%) Global One
5 1 (0.37%) Eagle STAR
5 1 (0.37%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.74%) SaaS
1 2 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.37%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.49%) Intranet
2 1 (0.37%) Firewall
2 1 (0.37%) Internet
2 1 (0.37%) HTTP
2 1 (0.37%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (12.27%) SQL Server
2 31 (11.52%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (8.55%) Relational Database
4 21 (7.81%) Data Mining
5 18 (6.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (6.69%) Oracle Database
6 13 (4.83%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (4.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (4.09%) MS Access
9 10 (3.72%) QlikView
9 10 (3.72%) RDBMS
10 8 (2.97%) BusinessObjects XI
11 6 (2.23%) Big Data
11 6 (2.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (1.86%) OLAP
12 5 (1.86%) Hadoop
13 4 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (1.49%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (1.49%) OLTP
14 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (4.83%) JIRA
2 3 (1.12%) Subversion
2 3 (1.12%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.12%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.12%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.74%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (0.74%) Toad
3 2 (0.74%) ERwin
4 1 (0.37%) Maven
4 1 (0.37%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.37%) PVCS
4 1 (0.37%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 94 (34.94%) Finance
2 93 (34.57%) Banking
3 46 (17.10%) Investment Banking
4 18 (6.69%) Back Office
5 15 (5.58%) Retail
6 12 (4.46%) Front Office
6 12 (4.46%) Advertising
7 10 (3.72%) Retail Banking
8 9 (3.35%) Marketing
9 7 (2.60%) Financial Institution
10 6 (2.23%) Billing
10 6 (2.23%) Legal
11 5 (1.86%) Law
11 5 (1.86%) General Ledger
12 4 (1.49%) Publishing
12 4 (1.49%) Games
12 4 (1.49%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.74%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.74%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 184 (68.40%) Analyst
2 105 (39.03%) Business Analyst
3 44 (16.36%) Data Analyst
4 37 (13.75%) Developer
5 16 (5.95%) Senior Analyst
6 14 (5.20%) Technical Analyst
7 12 (4.46%) Systems Analyst
8 11 (4.09%) Consultant
8 11 (4.09%) Project Manager
9 10 (3.72%) Technical Business Analyst
10 8 (2.97%) Senior Business Analyst
11 7 (2.60%) Analyst Developer
11 7 (2.60%) Business Data Analyst
11 7 (2.60%) Banking Business Analyst
11 7 (2.60%) MI Analyst
12 6 (2.23%) Integration Analyst
12 6 (2.23%) SAS Consultant
12 6 (2.23%) Report Analyst
12 6 (2.23%) Technical Consultant
13 5 (1.86%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.83%) XML
2 12 (4.46%) .NET
3 6 (2.23%) HTML
4 5 (1.86%) ASP.NET
4 5 (1.86%) CSS
5 3 (1.12%) Web Services
5 3 (1.12%) XSD
5 3 (1.12%) XSL
5 3 (1.12%) XSLT
6 2 (0.74%) MapReduce
6 2 (0.74%) JSON
6 2 (0.74%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.74%) jQuery
6 2 (0.74%) Silverlight
7 1 (0.37%) Spring
7 1 (0.37%) Middleware
7 1 (0.37%) FpML
7 1 (0.37%) Apache Flex
7 1 (0.37%) Mason
7 1 (0.37%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.18%) Derivative
2 12 (4.46%) Credit Risk
3 11 (4.09%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.72%) Equities
5 9 (3.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (2.23%) Visualisation
6 6 (2.23%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.86%) Fixed Income
7 5 (1.86%) Reference Data
8 4 (1.49%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.49%) Equity Derivative
8 4 (1.49%) Market Risk
8 4 (1.49%) NHS
8 4 (1.49%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.49%) Economics
9 3 (1.12%) FMCG
9 3 (1.12%) Data Extraction
9 3 (1.12%) New Media
9 3 (1.12%) Machine Learning
10 2 (0.74%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.86%) Windows
2 4 (1.49%) UNIX
2 4 (1.49%) Linux
3 2 (0.74%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.74%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (17.47%) Business Analysis
2 34 (12.64%) Migration
3 28 (10.41%) UML
3 28 (10.41%) Data Management
4 25 (9.29%) Analytics
5 24 (8.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 23 (8.55%) User Acceptance Testing
7 22 (8.18%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (6.69%) ETL
8 18 (6.69%) Use Case
9 17 (6.32%) Data Migration
9 17 (6.32%) Validation
9 17 (6.32%) Scrum
10 16 (5.95%) Data Modelling
10 16 (5.95%) Project Management
10 16 (5.95%) Data Mapping
11 15 (5.58%) Workflow
11 15 (5.58%) GAP Analysis
11 15 (5.58%) Asset Management
11 15 (5.58%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 115 (42.75%) SQL
2 15 (5.58%) VBA
3 14 (5.20%) T-SQL
3 14 (5.20%) PL/SQL
4 11 (4.09%) Java
5 10 (3.72%) Python
6 9 (3.35%) C#
7 7 (2.60%) Perl
8 5 (1.86%) VB
8 5 (1.86%) C++
8 5 (1.86%) R
9 4 (1.49%) MATLAB
9 4 (1.49%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.12%) JavaScript
10 3 (1.12%) XPath
11 1 (0.37%) VBScript
11 1 (0.37%) C
11 1 (0.37%) Scala
11 1 (0.37%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 22 (8.18%) Degree
2 11 (4.09%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.35%) DV Cleared
4 8 (2.97%) ISEB
5 3 (1.12%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.74%) APMP
6 2 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.74%) PhD
6 2 (0.74%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.37%) OCP
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.37%) PMP
7 1 (0.37%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.58%) Data Quality
2 10 (3.72%) QA
3 7 (2.60%) Basel III
4 3 (1.12%) GAAP
4 3 (1.12%) SLA
4 3 (1.12%) EMIR
4 3 (1.12%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.37%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.37%) COREP
5 1 (0.37%) FINREP
System Software
1 2 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.74%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.37%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 7 (2.60%) Control-M
2 2 (0.74%) Oracle EDQ
3 1 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 49 (18.22%) Oracle
2 23 (8.55%) Microsoft
3 17 (6.32%) Business Objects
4 10 (3.72%) Informatica
5 9 (3.35%) Hyperion
6 7 (2.60%) GoldenSource
7 6 (2.23%) Tableau
7 6 (2.23%) Omniture
7 6 (2.23%) SAP
8 5 (1.86%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.86%) Google
9 4 (1.49%) Cognos
9 4 (1.49%) Teradata
10 3 (1.12%) Adobe
10 3 (1.12%) Murex
10 3 (1.12%) Trillium
11 2 (0.74%) Isilon
11 2 (0.74%) Northgate
11 2 (0.74%) Sybase
11 2 (0.74%) IBM
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Montash
Rate: £350 - £415 per day + negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
LA International
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £325 - £400 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hays London City Projects
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £675 - £875 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £630 - £700 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £212 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 20 days ago