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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 91 84 67
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -17
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 112 141 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.99% 2.07% 2.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.54% 2.69% 3.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 99 131
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£459 £448 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.62% +5.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £284 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £628 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £31.25 £16.77 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.37% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-21.39% +4.28%
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
4402 5249 4652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.02% 77.21% 75.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3470 3862 3529
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 57 88
Average hourly rate £18.50 £23.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.27% -32.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £52.82 £107.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Data Analysis Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 121 (47.64%) SQL
2 93 (36.61%) Finance
3 64 (25.20%) Banking
4 47 (18.50%) Data Modelling
5 43 (16.93%) Analytical Skills
6 37 (14.57%) ETL
7 36 (14.17%) Oracle
7 36 (14.17%) Investment Banking
8 35 (13.78%) MS Excel
9 34 (13.39%) Agile Software Development
10 32 (12.60%) Business Intelligence
11 31 (12.20%) Analytics
12 30 (11.81%) Business Analysis
12 30 (11.81%) Microsoft
13 29 (11.42%) Migration
14 28 (11.02%) SQL Server
15 27 (10.63%) SAS
16 25 (9.84%) Data Warehouse
17 24 (9.45%) Data Management
17 24 (9.45%) Data Mapping
18 22 (8.66%) Degree
19 21 (8.27%) Data Migration
20 20 (7.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 20 (7.87%) Stakeholder Management
21 19 (7.48%) MS PowerPoint
21 19 (7.48%) Data Quality
22 17 (6.69%) XML
22 17 (6.69%) Marketing
23 16 (6.30%) Derivative
23 16 (6.30%) Statistics

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 27 (10.63%) SAS
2 9 (3.54%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.18%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.79%) IBM Notes
4 2 (0.79%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.39%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.39%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 35 (13.78%) MS Excel
2 19 (7.48%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (4.33%) MS Visio
4 10 (3.94%) MS Office
5 4 (1.57%) MS Project
6 3 (1.18%) SPSS
7 2 (0.79%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.76%) Markit EDM
2 5 (1.97%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.39%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.39%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.39%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.79%) SaaS
1 2 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
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%) HTTP
4 2 (0.79%) SSL
5 1 (0.39%) DNS
5 1 (0.39%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.39%) VoIP
5 1 (0.39%) WAN
5 1 (0.39%) DHCP
5 1 (0.39%) FTP
5 1 (0.39%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (11.02%) SQL Server
2 25 (9.84%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (7.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (6.30%) Big Data
4 16 (6.30%) Relational Database
5 14 (5.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (5.51%) Oracle Database
6 12 (4.72%) Data Mining
7 8 (3.15%) Hadoop
8 7 (2.76%) MS Access
8 7 (2.76%) Data Mart
8 7 (2.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (1.97%) OLAP
10 5 (1.97%) ProClarity
10 5 (1.97%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (1.57%) QlikView
11 4 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (1.18%) DTS
Development Applications
1 6 (2.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (1.97%) ERwin
2 5 (1.97%) JIRA
3 4 (1.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.79%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.79%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (0.79%) FitNesse
4 2 (0.79%) Toad
4 2 (0.79%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.39%) Rational Rose
5 1 (0.39%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.39%) RequisitePro
5 1 (0.39%) Subversion
5 1 (0.39%) Grunt
General
1 93 (36.61%) Finance
2 64 (25.20%) Banking
3 36 (14.17%) Investment Banking
4 17 (6.69%) Marketing
5 16 (6.30%) Retail
6 10 (3.94%) Telecoms
6 10 (3.94%) Front Office
6 10 (3.94%) Financial Institution
7 7 (2.76%) Back Office
8 6 (2.36%) Legal
9 5 (1.97%) Publishing
9 5 (1.97%) Retail Banking
10 3 (1.18%) Billing
11 2 (0.79%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.79%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.79%) Private Banking
11 2 (0.79%) Advertising
11 2 (0.79%) Law
12 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 167 (65.75%) Analyst
2 83 (32.68%) Business Analyst
3 69 (27.17%) Data Analyst
4 32 (12.60%) Developer
5 18 (7.09%) Senior Analyst
6 13 (5.12%) Architect
7 11 (4.33%) Business Data Analyst
8 10 (3.94%) Senior Business Analyst
8 10 (3.94%) Project Manager
9 9 (3.54%) Oracle Developer
10 8 (3.15%) Technical Analyst
10 8 (3.15%) Senior Data Analyst
11 7 (2.76%) Consultant
11 7 (2.76%) Banking Business Analyst
11 7 (2.76%) Data Scientist
12 6 (2.36%) Systems Analyst
13 5 (1.97%) SAS Analyst
13 5 (1.97%) Database Architect
13 5 (1.97%) Market Analyst
13 5 (1.97%) Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.69%) XML
2 7 (2.76%) .NET
3 6 (2.36%) MDX
3 6 (2.36%) XSLT
4 4 (1.57%) FpML
5 3 (1.18%) HTML
5 3 (1.18%) XSD
5 3 (1.18%) CSS
5 3 (1.18%) HTML5
5 3 (1.18%) REST
6 2 (0.79%) CSS3
6 2 (0.79%) Visualforce
6 2 (0.79%) Mason
6 2 (0.79%) jQuery
6 2 (0.79%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.79%) WSDL
6 2 (0.79%) JMS
6 2 (0.79%) SOAP
6 2 (0.79%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.79%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 43 (16.93%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.30%) Derivative
2 16 (6.30%) Statistics
2 16 (6.30%) Reference Data
3 15 (5.91%) Data Integration
4 13 (5.12%) Equities
5 12 (4.72%) Credit Risk
5 12 (4.72%) Computer Science
6 10 (3.94%) Management Information System
7 8 (3.15%) Fixed Income
8 7 (2.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 7 (2.76%) Mathematics
9 6 (2.36%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.97%) Data Conversion
10 5 (1.97%) Visualisation
10 5 (1.97%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.97%) User Experience
11 4 (1.57%) Data Extraction
11 4 (1.57%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 3 (1.18%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.33%) UNIX
2 8 (3.15%) Linux
3 7 (2.76%) Windows
4 1 (0.39%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.39%) Android
4 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (18.50%) Data Modelling
2 37 (14.57%) ETL
3 34 (13.39%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (12.60%) Business Intelligence
5 31 (12.20%) Analytics
6 30 (11.81%) Business Analysis
7 29 (11.42%) Migration
8 24 (9.45%) Data Management
8 24 (9.45%) Data Mapping
9 21 (8.27%) Data Migration
10 20 (7.87%) Stakeholder Management
11 16 (6.30%) Kimball Methodology
12 15 (5.91%) Data Governance
13 14 (5.51%) Project Management
14 13 (5.12%) CRM
14 13 (5.12%) OO
14 13 (5.12%) User Acceptance Testing
15 12 (4.72%) Risk Management
16 11 (4.33%) Validation
16 11 (4.33%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 121 (47.64%) SQL
2 16 (6.30%) VBA
3 13 (5.12%) T-SQL
4 12 (4.72%) Java
5 11 (4.33%) Python
6 10 (3.94%) R
6 10 (3.94%) C++
7 9 (3.54%) C#
8 7 (2.76%) PL/SQL
9 6 (2.36%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.57%) C
11 3 (1.18%) JavaScript
11 3 (1.18%) VB
12 2 (0.79%) Apex Code
12 2 (0.79%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.79%) XPath
12 2 (0.79%) Perl
12 2 (0.79%) PHP
13 1 (0.39%) Delphi
13 1 (0.39%) RPG
Qualifications
1 22 (8.66%) Degree
2 8 (3.15%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.18%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.79%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.79%) QiCA
4 2 (0.79%) CISA
4 2 (0.79%) CISM
4 2 (0.79%) CISSP
5 1 (0.39%) ACCA
5 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.39%) ISEB
5 1 (0.39%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.39%) CIMA
5 1 (0.39%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.48%) Data Quality
2 10 (3.94%) QA
3 3 (1.18%) COBIT
3 3 (1.18%) EMIR
3 3 (1.18%) COREP
4 2 (0.79%) UCITS
5 1 (0.39%) Basel II
5 1 (0.39%) SLA
5 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.39%) CDISC
5 1 (0.39%) Basel III
5 1 (0.39%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (1.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.39%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.79%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.39%) Control-M
2 1 (0.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.39%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.39%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 36 (14.17%) Oracle
2 30 (11.81%) Microsoft
3 13 (5.12%) SAP
4 9 (3.54%) Cognos
5 8 (3.15%) Ab Initio
6 7 (2.76%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (2.76%) Informatica
7 6 (2.36%) Tableau
7 6 (2.36%) Cloudera
7 6 (2.36%) Teradata
7 6 (2.36%) Business Objects
8 5 (1.97%) Bloomberg
8 5 (1.97%) IBM
8 5 (1.97%) Google
8 5 (1.97%) Facebook
8 5 (1.97%) Twitter
9 4 (1.57%) GoldenSource
10 3 (1.18%) Charles River
10 3 (1.18%) Reuters
10 3 (1.18%) Trillium
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