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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 79 92 84
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 125 117 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.47% 1.95% 2.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% 2.52% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 80 104
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£465 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £21.04 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.92% -87.98%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £35.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-40.00% -4.10%
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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
3988 4651 4352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.71% 77.43% 75.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3120 3413 3332
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 50 77
Average hourly rate £20.45 £23.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.00% -32.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.40 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £77.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% -14.28%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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.

1 114 (44.88%) SQL
2 105 (41.34%) Finance
3 73 (28.74%) Banking
4 47 (18.50%) Analytical Skills
5 43 (16.93%) Data Modelling
6 39 (15.35%) Business Analysis
7 38 (14.96%) Investment Banking
8 36 (14.17%) Agile Software Development
9 34 (13.39%) Oracle
10 33 (12.99%) ETL
11 32 (12.60%) MS Excel
11 32 (12.60%) Analytics
12 30 (11.81%) Business Intelligence
13 28 (11.02%) SAS
13 28 (11.02%) Data Warehouse
14 26 (10.24%) SQL Server
14 26 (10.24%) Migration
15 25 (9.84%) VBA
15 25 (9.84%) Microsoft
16 24 (9.45%) Stakeholder Management
16 24 (9.45%) Data Mapping
17 23 (9.06%) Data Migration
17 23 (9.06%) Degree
18 21 (8.27%) Relational Database
19 19 (7.48%) Data Quality
19 19 (7.48%) Big Data
19 19 (7.48%) Reference Data
20 18 (7.09%) MS PowerPoint
20 18 (7.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 18 (7.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 28 (11.02%) SAS
2 8 (3.15%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.18%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.39%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.39%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 32 (12.60%) MS Excel
2 18 (7.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (3.15%) MS Office
4 7 (2.76%) MS Visio
5 6 (2.36%) SPSS
6 4 (1.57%) MS Project
7 3 (1.18%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (3.54%) Markit EDM
2 3 (1.18%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.39%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.39%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.39%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.79%) SaaS
2 1 (0.39%) LucidChart
2 1 (0.39%) Force.com
2 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.97%) Intranet
2 4 (1.57%) Internet
3 3 (1.18%) Firewall
4 2 (0.79%) WAN
5 1 (0.39%) DHCP
5 1 (0.39%) HTTP
5 1 (0.39%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.39%) DNS
5 1 (0.39%) SSL
5 1 (0.39%) SAN
5 1 (0.39%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.39%) LAN
5 1 (0.39%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (11.02%) Data Warehouse
2 26 (10.24%) SQL Server
3 21 (8.27%) Relational Database
4 19 (7.48%) Big Data
5 18 (7.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (7.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (5.91%) Data Mining
7 10 (3.94%) Oracle Database
8 9 (3.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (3.15%) Hadoop
9 8 (3.15%) OLAP
9 8 (3.15%) MS Access
10 7 (2.76%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (2.36%) QlikView
12 5 (1.97%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.57%) DTS
13 4 (1.57%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (1.57%) Oracle BI EE
13 4 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
14 3 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (1.18%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.18%) JIRA
1 3 (1.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (0.79%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (0.79%) FitNesse
2 2 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.79%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.79%) ClearCase
2 2 (0.79%) Rational Rose
2 2 (0.79%) Eclipse
2 2 (0.79%) Toad
2 2 (0.79%) RequisitePro
3 1 (0.39%) ERwin
3 1 (0.39%) Subversion
3 1 (0.39%) Grunt
General
1 105 (41.34%) Finance
2 73 (28.74%) Banking
3 38 (14.96%) Investment Banking
4 14 (5.51%) Financial Institution
4 14 (5.51%) Marketing
5 13 (5.12%) Retail
6 8 (3.15%) Retail Banking
6 8 (3.15%) Front Office
7 6 (2.36%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.36%) Publishing
8 4 (1.57%) Back Office
8 4 (1.57%) Advertising
8 4 (1.57%) Private Banking
9 3 (1.18%) Legal
9 3 (1.18%) Billing
10 2 (0.79%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.79%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.79%) Law
11 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.39%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 167 (65.75%) Analyst
2 83 (32.68%) Business Analyst
3 70 (27.56%) Data Analyst
4 32 (12.60%) Developer
5 17 (6.69%) Senior Analyst
6 11 (4.33%) Technical Analyst
7 10 (3.94%) Project Manager
7 10 (3.94%) Business Data Analyst
8 9 (3.54%) Banking Business Analyst
8 9 (3.54%) Senior Business Analyst
9 8 (3.15%) Architect
9 8 (3.15%) Senior Data Analyst
10 7 (2.76%) Technical Business Analyst
10 7 (2.76%) Oracle Developer
10 7 (2.76%) Data Scientist
11 6 (2.36%) SAS Analyst
11 6 (2.36%) Consultant
12 5 (1.97%) Data Modeller
12 5 (1.97%) Market Analyst
12 5 (1.97%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.91%) XML
2 5 (1.97%) .NET
2 5 (1.97%) XSLT
3 3 (1.18%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.18%) CSS
3 3 (1.18%) HTML5
3 3 (1.18%) HTML
4 2 (0.79%) jQuery
4 2 (0.79%) Mason
4 2 (0.79%) Visualforce
4 2 (0.79%) REST
4 2 (0.79%) CSS3
4 2 (0.79%) XSD
4 2 (0.79%) XSL
4 2 (0.79%) FpML
4 2 (0.79%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.39%) JSON
5 1 (0.39%) Spring MVC
5 1 (0.39%) WCF
5 1 (0.39%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 47 (18.50%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.48%) Reference Data
3 17 (6.69%) Statistics
4 16 (6.30%) Credit Risk
5 14 (5.51%) Computer Science
5 14 (5.51%) Derivative
6 12 (4.72%) Equities
7 10 (3.94%) Mathematics
7 10 (3.94%) Data Integration
8 9 (3.54%) Fixed Income
9 8 (3.15%) Visualisation
10 7 (2.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (2.76%) Management Information System
11 6 (2.36%) Data Structures
11 6 (2.36%) User Experience
12 5 (1.97%) Algorithms
12 5 (1.97%) Data Conversion
13 4 (1.57%) NHS
14 3 (1.18%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 2 (0.79%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.54%) Linux
1 9 (3.54%) UNIX
2 8 (3.15%) Windows
3 1 (0.39%) AIX
3 1 (0.39%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.39%) Android
3 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (16.93%) Data Modelling
2 39 (15.35%) Business Analysis
3 36 (14.17%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (12.99%) ETL
5 32 (12.60%) Analytics
6 30 (11.81%) Business Intelligence
7 26 (10.24%) Migration
8 24 (9.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 24 (9.45%) Data Mapping
9 23 (9.06%) Data Migration
10 16 (6.30%) Data Governance
11 15 (5.91%) Data Management
12 12 (4.72%) Project Management
12 12 (4.72%) CRM
12 12 (4.72%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (4.33%) OO
13 11 (4.33%) UML
14 10 (3.94%) Validation
14 10 (3.94%) Use Case
15 9 (3.54%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 114 (44.88%) SQL
2 25 (9.84%) VBA
3 13 (5.12%) Python
4 12 (4.72%) T-SQL
4 12 (4.72%) R
5 11 (4.33%) Java
6 10 (3.94%) C++
7 9 (3.54%) C#
8 6 (2.36%) PL/SQL
9 5 (1.97%) C
10 4 (1.57%) VB
10 4 (1.57%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.18%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.79%) Perl
12 2 (0.79%) XPath
12 2 (0.79%) Scala
12 2 (0.79%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.39%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.39%) SAS Macro
13 1 (0.39%) VB6
Qualifications
1 23 (9.06%) Degree
2 8 (3.15%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.18%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.18%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.79%) ISEB
5 1 (0.39%) CISSP
5 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.39%) ACCA
5 1 (0.39%) CISA
5 1 (0.39%) CISM
5 1 (0.39%) QiCA
5 1 (0.39%) CIMA
5 1 (0.39%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.39%) PhD
5 1 (0.39%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.48%) Data Quality
2 12 (4.72%) QA
3 3 (1.18%) COREP
4 2 (0.79%) UCITS
4 2 (0.79%) EMIR
4 2 (0.79%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.39%) SLA
5 1 (0.39%) COBIT
5 1 (0.39%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.39%) CDISC
5 1 (0.39%) Basel III
5 1 (0.39%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.39%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.39%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.39%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (0.79%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (0.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.39%) Control-M
2 1 (0.39%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 34 (13.39%) Oracle
2 25 (9.84%) Microsoft
3 13 (5.12%) SAP
4 8 (3.15%) Business Objects
4 8 (3.15%) Informatica
5 7 (2.76%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (2.76%) Teradata
6 6 (2.36%) Tableau
6 6 (2.36%) Cloudera
7 5 (1.97%) Bloomberg
7 5 (1.97%) Cognos
8 4 (1.57%) GoldenSource
9 3 (1.18%) Reuters
9 3 (1.18%) Charles River
9 3 (1.18%) Google
9 3 (1.18%) DataFlux
9 3 (1.18%) Trillium
9 3 (1.18%) SmartStream
9 3 (1.18%) IBM
10 2 (0.79%) Apple
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