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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 81 88 66
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -22
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 128 161 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.20% 2.23% 2.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.88% 2.91% 3.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 119 182
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£450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 1
Average hourly rate £21.62 £18.65 £53.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.92% -64.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
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
4445 5527 5825
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 76.44% 76.55% 75.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3360 4080 4298
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 70 91
Average hourly rate £21.62 £20.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.20 £16.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £52.50 £53.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.56% +5.26%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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.

1 147 (49.49%) SQL
2 85 (28.62%) Finance
3 70 (23.57%) Banking
4 54 (18.18%) Data Modelling
5 43 (14.48%) Analytical Skills
6 41 (13.80%) ETL
6 41 (13.80%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (13.47%) Migration
8 39 (13.13%) Investment Banking
9 36 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
9 36 (12.12%) MS Excel
9 36 (12.12%) Analytics
10 35 (11.78%) Data Warehouse
10 35 (11.78%) Oracle
11 33 (11.11%) Business Analysis
12 30 (10.10%) Data Management
13 29 (9.76%) SAS
14 28 (9.43%) Microsoft
15 27 (9.09%) SQL Server
16 25 (8.42%) Derivative
16 25 (8.42%) Data Mapping
17 24 (8.08%) Data Migration
17 24 (8.08%) VBA
18 22 (7.41%) Project Management
18 22 (7.41%) Degree
18 22 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
19 21 (7.07%) Marketing
20 20 (6.73%) Retail
20 20 (6.73%) Stakeholder Management
20 20 (6.73%) Risk Management

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 29 (9.76%) SAS
2 9 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.01%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.01%) Apache Pig
4 2 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.67%) IBM Notes
4 2 (0.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.34%) CMS
5 1 (0.34%) WorkSite
5 1 (0.34%) Confluence
Applications
1 36 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 22 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 15 (5.05%) MS Office
4 13 (4.38%) MS Visio
5 7 (2.36%) SPSS
6 2 (0.67%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.67%) Gephi
6 2 (0.67%) MS Project
7 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.36%) Markit EDM
2 5 (1.68%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.01%) SAP SD
3 3 (1.01%) SiteCatalyst
4 2 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.34%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.34%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.34%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.01%) SaaS
2 2 (0.67%) Force.com
2 2 (0.67%) PaaS
2 2 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.35%) Firewall
2 3 (1.01%) HTTP
2 3 (1.01%) SSL
3 2 (0.67%) Intranet
4 1 (0.34%) FTP
4 1 (0.34%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (11.78%) Data Warehouse
2 27 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 19 (6.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (5.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (5.39%) Oracle Database
6 14 (4.71%) Relational Database
7 13 (4.38%) Big Data
7 13 (4.38%) Data Mining
8 11 (3.70%) Data Mart
9 8 (2.69%) Hadoop
9 8 (2.69%) QlikView
9 8 (2.69%) ProClarity
10 7 (2.36%) MS Access
11 6 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (1.68%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (1.35%) MongoDB
13 4 (1.35%) NoSQL
13 4 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (1.35%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 9 (3.03%) ERwin
2 8 (2.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 6 (2.02%) Git (software)
3 6 (2.02%) JIRA
4 4 (1.35%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.01%) Subversion
5 3 (1.01%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.67%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.67%) FitNesse
6 2 (0.67%) Toad
7 1 (0.34%) JUnit
7 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.34%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.34%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.34%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.34%) Grunt
General
1 85 (28.62%) Finance
2 70 (23.57%) Banking
3 39 (13.13%) Investment Banking
4 21 (7.07%) Marketing
5 20 (6.73%) Retail
6 13 (4.38%) Front Office
7 12 (4.04%) Back Office
8 9 (3.03%) Legal
9 7 (2.36%) Financial Institution
9 7 (2.36%) Telecoms
10 5 (1.68%) Retail Banking
11 4 (1.35%) Private Banking
11 4 (1.35%) Billing
12 3 (1.01%) Law
12 3 (1.01%) Publishing
12 3 (1.01%) Games
13 2 (0.67%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.67%) International Banking
14 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.34%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 204 (68.69%) Analyst
2 111 (37.37%) Business Analyst
3 79 (26.60%) Data Analyst
4 35 (11.78%) Developer
5 14 (4.71%) Architect
6 13 (4.38%) Business Data Analyst
6 13 (4.38%) Project Manager
6 13 (4.38%) Senior Analyst
7 12 (4.04%) Systems Analyst
8 11 (3.70%) Technical Analyst
9 9 (3.03%) Equity Derivatives Business Analyst
10 8 (2.69%) Insurance Business Analyst
10 8 (2.69%) Consultant
10 8 (2.69%) Technical Business Analyst
11 7 (2.36%) Data Migration Analyst
11 7 (2.36%) Senior Data Analyst
11 7 (2.36%) Business Systems Analyst
11 7 (2.36%) Database Architect
12 6 (2.02%) Insight Analyst
12 6 (2.02%) Market Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (6.40%) XML
2 9 (3.03%) MDX
3 8 (2.69%) .NET
4 7 (2.36%) FpML
5 5 (1.68%) REST
6 4 (1.35%) XSD
6 4 (1.35%) SOAP
7 3 (1.01%) XSLT
7 3 (1.01%) JMS
7 3 (1.01%) WSDL
8 2 (0.67%) RESTful
8 2 (0.67%) Visualforce
8 2 (0.67%) Mason
8 2 (0.67%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (0.67%) Middleware
8 2 (0.67%) CSS
8 2 (0.67%) XSL
8 2 (0.67%) Web Services
9 1 (0.34%) Spring
9 1 (0.34%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 43 (14.48%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (8.42%) Derivative
3 18 (6.06%) Data Integration
4 13 (4.38%) Statistics
4 13 (4.38%) Equities
5 11 (3.70%) Equity Derivative
6 10 (3.37%) Data Structures
7 9 (3.03%) Credit Risk
7 9 (3.03%) Reference Data
8 8 (2.69%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.69%) User Experience
9 7 (2.36%) Algorithms
9 7 (2.36%) Fixed Income
9 7 (2.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (2.02%) Mathematics
10 6 (2.02%) Computer Science
11 5 (1.68%) Visualisation
12 4 (1.35%) Data Extraction
12 4 (1.35%) DTCC
12 4 (1.35%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (3.70%) UNIX
2 7 (2.36%) Linux
3 2 (0.67%) Windows
4 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (18.18%) Data Modelling
2 41 (13.80%) ETL
2 41 (13.80%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (13.47%) Migration
4 36 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
4 36 (12.12%) Analytics
5 33 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 30 (10.10%) Data Management
7 25 (8.42%) Data Mapping
8 24 (8.08%) Data Migration
9 22 (7.41%) Project Management
10 20 (6.73%) Stakeholder Management
10 20 (6.73%) Risk Management
11 19 (6.40%) Kimball Methodology
12 15 (5.05%) Data Governance
12 15 (5.05%) OO
13 14 (4.71%) Master Data Management
14 13 (4.38%) User Stories
14 13 (4.38%) Asset Management
15 11 (3.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 147 (49.49%) SQL
2 24 (8.08%) VBA
3 18 (6.06%) T-SQL
4 14 (4.71%) C#
4 14 (4.71%) Java
5 11 (3.70%) Python
6 7 (2.36%) C
7 6 (2.02%) R
7 6 (2.02%) PL/SQL
7 6 (2.02%) C++
8 5 (1.68%) JavaScript
8 5 (1.68%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.35%) VB
10 3 (1.01%) Perl
10 3 (1.01%) XPath
11 2 (0.67%) Scala
11 2 (0.67%) Apex Code
11 2 (0.67%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.67%) Ruby
11 2 (0.67%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 22 (7.41%) Degree
2 11 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.35%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.67%) CISSP
4 2 (0.67%) QiCA
4 2 (0.67%) CISA
4 2 (0.67%) CISM
5 1 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.34%) ISEB
5 1 (0.34%) OCP
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.34%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.06%) Data Quality
2 10 (3.37%) QA
3 7 (2.36%) EMIR
4 3 (1.01%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (1.01%) COBIT
5 2 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.67%) UCITS
6 1 (0.34%) COREP
6 1 (0.34%) FINREP
6 1 (0.34%) Basel II
6 1 (0.34%) Basel III
6 1 (0.34%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (0.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.67%) Vagrant
1 2 (0.67%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (0.34%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (0.34%) Control-M
Vendors
1 35 (11.78%) Oracle
2 28 (9.43%) Microsoft
3 11 (3.70%) Cognos
3 11 (3.70%) Informatica
4 8 (2.69%) Tableau
4 8 (2.69%) Business Objects
4 8 (2.69%) Ab Initio
5 7 (2.36%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (2.36%) SAP
6 5 (1.68%) Teradata
6 5 (1.68%) Google
6 5 (1.68%) Facebook
6 5 (1.68%) Twitter
7 4 (1.35%) Bloomberg
7 4 (1.35%) IBM
8 3 (1.01%) GoldenSource
8 3 (1.01%) Trillium
8 3 (1.01%) Charles River
8 3 (1.01%) Omniture
8 3 (1.01%) Cloudera
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Rate: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
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TEKsystems
Rate: market rate
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Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £240 - £260 per day
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Rate: £175 - £220 per day
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Logic Engagements Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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Randstad Technologies
Rate: £400 - £512 per day
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Mason Frank
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
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Computer Futures
Rate: £130 - £170 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
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Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
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Capita - ITMS
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
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Rate: £500.00 - £530.00 per day
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Rate: £475 - £500 per day
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