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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analysis
London / City of London
Rank 107 84 84
Rank change year-on-year
-23 0
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 49 66 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.69% 2.20% 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 2.60% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 53 85
Median daily rate £475 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £240 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £622 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.70 £16.30 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+14.72% -38.50%

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
2503 2536 4117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 86.07% 84.53% 81.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1976 2000 3237
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 £360 £320 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 24 33
Median hourly rate £40.00 £32.80 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.96% +63.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.16 £18.79 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 68 (51.52%) SQL
2 52 (39.39%) Finance
3 33 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 31 (23.48%) Business Intelligence
4 31 (23.48%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (21.97%) Data Warehouse
6 27 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (20.45%) Data Management
7 24 (18.18%) ETL
7 24 (18.18%) MS Excel
8 23 (17.42%) Banking
8 23 (17.42%) Data Quality
9 22 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 21 (15.91%) Analytics
11 20 (15.15%) Business Analysis
11 20 (15.15%) Degree
12 19 (14.39%) Management Information System
13 18 (13.64%) Data Cleansing
14 17 (12.88%) Statistics
15 16 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
15 16 (12.12%) SQL Server
16 15 (11.36%) Data Architecture
17 13 (9.85%) User Acceptance Testing
17 13 (9.85%) R
18 12 (9.09%) Big Data
19 11 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 11 (8.33%) T-SQL
19 11 (8.33%) Python
20 10 (7.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 10 (7.58%) Investment Banking

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 9 (6.82%) SAS
2 5 (3.79%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.27%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.76%) Confluence
4 1 (0.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 24 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.82%) MS Office
2 9 (6.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.03%) SPSS
4 3 (2.27%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.52%) MS Project
5 2 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.76%) Weka
Business Applications
1 3 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (2.27%) Markit EDM
1 3 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (2.27%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.76%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.76%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.76%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.76%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.76%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.76%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.03%) Firewall
2 2 (1.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (21.97%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (12.12%) SQL Server
3 12 (9.09%) Big Data
4 11 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (7.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (6.06%) Data Mining
7 7 (5.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (4.55%) Relational Database
9 5 (3.79%) Hadoop
10 3 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (2.27%) Oracle ODI
10 3 (2.27%) QlikView
11 2 (1.52%) Apache Hive
11 2 (1.52%) Base SAS
11 2 (1.52%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 2 (1.52%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.52%) Impala
11 2 (1.52%) KDB
11 2 (1.52%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (2.27%) JIRA
2 2 (1.52%) Cucumber
2 2 (1.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.52%) SpecFlow
2 2 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.52%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.76%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.76%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.76%) MSBuild
3 1 (0.76%) Selenium
3 1 (0.76%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.76%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.76%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.76%) webpack
General
1 52 (39.39%) Finance
2 23 (17.42%) Banking
3 10 (7.58%) Investment Banking
3 10 (7.58%) Marketing
4 9 (6.82%) Retail
5 8 (6.06%) Legal
6 5 (3.79%) Front Office
7 4 (3.03%) Law
8 2 (1.52%) Billing
8 2 (1.52%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.76%) Back Office
9 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.76%) French Language
9 1 (0.76%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.76%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 83 (62.88%) Analyst
2 43 (32.58%) Data Analyst
3 27 (20.45%) Business Analyst
4 14 (10.61%) Developer
5 9 (6.82%) Architect
5 9 (6.82%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 7 (5.30%) Data Architect
7 7 (5.30%) Data Business Analyst
7 7 (5.30%) Financial Analyst
8 6 (4.55%) Data Cleansing Analyst
9 5 (3.79%) Banking Analyst
9 5 (3.79%) Data Scientist
9 5 (3.79%) Senior Business Analyst
9 5 (3.79%) SQL Developer
10 4 (3.03%) Insurance Business Analyst
10 4 (3.03%) Project Manager
10 4 (3.03%) Security Analyst
10 4 (3.03%) SIEM Analyst
10 4 (3.03%) Splunk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.30%) .NET
1 7 (5.30%) XML
2 4 (3.03%) XSD
3 3 (2.27%) Pandas
3 3 (2.27%) scikit-learn
3 3 (2.27%) Web Services
3 3 (2.27%) XSLT
4 2 (1.52%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (1.52%) Gherkin
4 2 (1.52%) JSON
4 2 (1.52%) Kafka
4 2 (1.52%) REST
4 2 (1.52%) RESTful
4 2 (1.52%) SAML
4 2 (1.52%) SOAP
5 1 (0.76%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.76%) CSS3
5 1 (0.76%) D3.js
5 1 (0.76%) Highcharts JS
5 1 (0.76%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 31 (23.48%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (14.39%) Management Information System
3 17 (12.88%) Statistics
4 10 (7.58%) Computer Science
4 10 (7.58%) Data Integration
5 9 (6.82%) Reference Data
5 9 (6.82%) Visualisation
6 8 (6.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (4.55%) Algorithms
7 6 (4.55%) Mathematics
8 5 (3.79%) Data Extraction
8 5 (3.79%) Economics
9 4 (3.03%) Credit Risk
9 4 (3.03%) Security Operations Centre
9 4 (3.03%) User Experience
10 3 (2.27%) Data Conversion
10 3 (2.27%) Data Structures
10 3 (2.27%) Digital Media
10 3 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (2.27%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.27%) Windows
2 2 (1.52%) Linux
2 2 (1.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 31 (23.48%) Business Intelligence
3 27 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (20.45%) Data Management
4 24 (18.18%) ETL
5 21 (15.91%) Analytics
6 20 (15.15%) Business Analysis
7 18 (13.64%) Data Cleansing
8 16 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (11.36%) Data Architecture
10 13 (9.85%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (7.58%) Data Mapping
11 10 (7.58%) Migration
12 9 (6.82%) Data Entry
12 9 (6.82%) Data Migration
12 9 (6.82%) Integration Testing
12 9 (6.82%) Project Management
13 7 (5.30%) ERP
13 7 (5.30%) Risk Management
13 7 (5.30%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 68 (51.52%) SQL
2 13 (9.85%) R
3 11 (8.33%) Python
3 11 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 5 (3.79%) C#
4 5 (3.79%) Java
4 5 (3.79%) Scala
5 3 (2.27%) PL/SQL
5 3 (2.27%) VBA
6 2 (1.52%) XPath
7 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.76%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.76%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.76%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (15.15%) Degree
2 3 (2.27%) ISEB
2 3 (2.27%) PMP
2 3 (2.27%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.52%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.76%) CCA
4 1 (0.76%) CCNA
4 1 (0.76%) CFA
4 1 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.76%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (0.76%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.76%) MBA
4 1 (0.76%) MCP
4 1 (0.76%) MCSE
4 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.76%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (17.42%) Data Quality
2 7 (5.30%) QA
3 6 (4.55%) Solvency II
4 3 (2.27%) Basel III
5 1 (0.76%) Basel II
5 1 (0.76%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.76%) ISO20022
5 1 (0.76%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 4 (3.03%) CSIRT
2 1 (0.76%) Control-M
2 1 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.76%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 22 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.06%) Oracle
3 6 (4.55%) Splunk
4 4 (3.03%) ArcSight
4 4 (3.03%) Cognos
4 4 (3.03%) SAP
4 4 (3.03%) Tableau
5 2 (1.52%) CODA
5 2 (1.52%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (1.52%) Optimizely
5 2 (1.52%) RapidMiner
5 2 (1.52%) Teradata
6 1 (0.76%) Adobe
6 1 (0.76%) GoldenSource
6 1 (0.76%) Google
6 1 (0.76%) ION Trading
6 1 (0.76%) Murex
6 1 (0.76%) Pega
6 1 (0.76%) Talend
6 1 (0.76%) WorldPay
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £875 - £975 per day
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
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