The table below looks at the statistics for Data Analytics 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 Analytics 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 Analytics
Rank 191 193 198
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs citing Data Analytics 9 15 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.22% 0.033%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.29% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 1
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£408 £575 £236
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.13% +143.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - -
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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 Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Analytics across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Data Analytics
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 Analytics across the City of London region.

Data Analytics Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Data Analytics
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

Data Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Data Analytics
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 Analytics 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 Analytics.

1 26 (100.00%) Analytics
2 19 (73.08%) SQL
3 14 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
4 12 (46.15%) ETL
4 12 (46.15%) SAS
4 12 (46.15%) Data Management
4 12 (46.15%) Data Architecture
4 12 (46.15%) Master Data Management
5 11 (42.31%) Data Governance
5 11 (42.31%) Data Quality
5 11 (42.31%) Data Integration
5 11 (42.31%) Marketing
5 11 (42.31%) Ab Initio
5 11 (42.31%) Data Modelling
6 10 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (38.46%) Kimball Methodology
7 9 (34.62%) Data Analysis
8 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (26.92%) Degree
9 7 (26.92%) Big Data
10 6 (23.08%) Google Analytics
10 6 (23.08%) Teradata
10 6 (23.08%) Google
10 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
10 6 (23.08%) Tableau
10 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (23.08%) Python
10 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
10 6 (23.08%) Java

Data Analytics
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 Analytics 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 Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (46.15%) SAS
2 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.85%) Apache Pig
3 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 4 (15.38%) PowerPivot
3 1 (3.85%) MS Project
3 1 (3.85%) SPSS
3 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.85%) WebTrends
2 1 (3.85%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 10 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (26.92%) Big Data
4 5 (19.23%) DataStage
4 5 (19.23%) Hadoop
4 5 (19.23%) IBM InfoSphere
5 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Power View
5 4 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
6 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.85%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
7 1 (3.85%) Data Mining
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (3.85%) KDB
7 1 (3.85%) Base SAS
7 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (3.85%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (42.31%) Marketing
2 4 (15.38%) Advertising
3 3 (11.54%) Finance
4 1 (3.85%) Front Office
4 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.85%) Publishing
4 1 (3.85%) Games
4 1 (3.85%) Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.85%) French Language
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Analyst
2 9 (34.62%) Data Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Data Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Data Scientist
4 2 (7.69%) Data Analytics Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Data Analytics Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Junior
5 1 (3.85%) Test Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.85%) Credit Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) CSS
1 1 (3.85%) XML
1 1 (3.85%) Spring
1 1 (3.85%) REST
1 1 (3.85%) Natural Language Processing
1 1 (3.85%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Data Integration
2 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
3 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (11.54%) Mathematics
5 2 (7.69%) FMCG
5 2 (7.69%) Statistics
5 2 (7.69%) Algorithms
6 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
6 1 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (3.85%) Equities
6 1 (3.85%) Applied Mathematics
6 1 (3.85%) Credit Risk
6 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) UNIX
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Analytics
2 14 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (46.15%) ETL
3 12 (46.15%) Data Management
3 12 (46.15%) Data Architecture
3 12 (46.15%) Master Data Management
4 11 (42.31%) Data Governance
4 11 (42.31%) Data Modelling
5 10 (38.46%) Kimball Methodology
6 9 (34.62%) Data Analysis
7 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (19.23%) Project Management
10 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
11 2 (7.69%) Scrum
11 2 (7.69%) Regression Analysis
11 2 (7.69%) DSDM
12 1 (3.85%) Information Retrieval
12 1 (3.85%) Data Reconciliation
12 1 (3.85%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) Python
2 6 (23.08%) Java
3 4 (15.38%) Perl
3 4 (15.38%) C++
4 3 (11.54%) C
5 1 (3.85%) XQuery
5 1 (3.85%) VBA
5 1 (3.85%) PHP
5 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.85%) SAS Macro
5 1 (3.85%) Ruby
5 1 (3.85%) R
5 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (42.31%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Ab Initio
2 6 (23.08%) Teradata
2 6 (23.08%) Google
2 6 (23.08%) Tableau
3 5 (19.23%) IBM
3 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 5 (19.23%) Trillium
3 5 (19.23%) Informatica
3 5 (19.23%) MicroStrategy
3 5 (19.23%) DataFlux
3 5 (19.23%) Facebook
3 5 (19.23%) Twitter
3 5 (19.23%) Datanomic
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle
5 1 (3.85%) HP
5 1 (3.85%) Business Objects
5 1 (3.85%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (3.85%) Omniture
5 1 (3.85%) Splunk