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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analytics
Rank 177 213 219
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +6
Contract jobs citing Data Analytics 19 18 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.32% 0.24% 0.090%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.32% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 3
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£399 £463 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.67% -2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £379 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £570 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £330 £538
% change year-on-year
+28.78% -38.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
4472 5631 5885
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.89% 76.51% 75.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3324 4195 4373
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 70 88
Average hourly rate £22.38 £22.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.55% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £14.70 £15.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £57.50 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 29 (100.00%) Analytics
2 17 (58.62%) SQL
3 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
3 12 (41.38%) ETL
3 12 (41.38%) SAS
3 12 (41.38%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (37.93%) Data Modelling
4 11 (37.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (37.93%) Data Integration
4 11 (37.93%) Data Architecture
4 11 (37.93%) Data Governance
5 10 (34.48%) Data Quality
5 10 (34.48%) Master Data Management
5 10 (34.48%) Marketing
5 10 (34.48%) Data Management
5 10 (34.48%) Ab Initio
6 9 (31.03%) Data Analysis
6 9 (31.03%) Kimball Methodology
7 7 (24.14%) Degree
7 7 (24.14%) Java
8 6 (20.69%) Python
8 6 (20.69%) Finance
8 6 (20.69%) Google
8 6 (20.69%) Teradata
8 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
8 6 (20.69%) Google Analytics
9 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (17.24%) IBM
9 5 (17.24%) DataStage
9 5 (17.24%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (41.38%) SAS
2 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.90%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.34%) PowerPivot
3 2 (6.90%) SPSS
4 1 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.45%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (3.45%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
2 11 (37.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (17.24%) DataStage
3 5 (17.24%) Hadoop
3 5 (17.24%) IBM InfoSphere
4 4 (13.79%) Big Data
5 3 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (6.90%) Data Mining
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (6.90%) Spotfire
6 2 (6.90%) QlikView
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
7 1 (3.45%) HBase
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
7 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.45%) KDB
7 1 (3.45%) Base SAS
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.45%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.45%) Subversion
1 1 (3.45%) Maven
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
1 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
1 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (34.48%) Marketing
2 6 (20.69%) Finance
3 4 (13.79%) Advertising
4 3 (10.34%) Banking
5 2 (6.90%) Retail
5 2 (6.90%) Investment Banking
5 2 (6.90%) Front Office
6 1 (3.45%) Publishing
6 1 (3.45%) Games
6 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Developer
2 10 (34.48%) Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) Data Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Data Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Python Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Data Analytics Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Data Analytics Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Data Scientist
4 2 (6.90%) Data Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Lead Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Visual Analytics Developer
5 1 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Hadoop Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Python Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.45%) ODBC
2 1 (3.45%) WinForms
2 1 (3.45%) Spring
2 1 (3.45%) MDX
2 1 (3.45%) WPF
2 1 (3.45%) HTML5
2 1 (3.45%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (3.45%) WebSockets
2 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.45%) MEAP
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Data Integration
2 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
3 4 (13.79%) Visualisation
4 3 (10.34%) Mathematics
5 2 (6.90%) Statistics
5 2 (6.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (6.90%) Credit Risk
6 1 (3.45%) Market Risk
6 1 (3.45%) Data Extraction
6 1 (3.45%) Wiki
6 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
6 1 (3.45%) Equities
6 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
6 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) UNIX
2 2 (6.90%) Windows
3 1 (3.45%) Fedora
3 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.45%) Android
3 1 (3.45%) CentOS
3 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) Analytics
2 12 (41.38%) ETL
2 12 (41.38%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (37.93%) Data Modelling
3 11 (37.93%) Data Architecture
3 11 (37.93%) Data Governance
4 10 (34.48%) Data Management
4 10 (34.48%) Master Data Management
5 9 (31.03%) Kimball Methodology
5 9 (31.03%) Data Analysis
6 5 (17.24%) Project Management
6 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
7 3 (10.34%) Customer Insight
8 2 (6.90%) Visual Analytics
8 2 (6.90%) Big Data Analytics
8 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
8 2 (6.90%) Scrum
9 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
9 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) SQL
2 7 (24.14%) Java
3 6 (20.69%) Python
4 5 (17.24%) C++
5 3 (10.34%) C
5 3 (10.34%) C#
6 2 (6.90%) Perl
6 2 (6.90%) VBA
7 1 (3.45%) Ruby
7 1 (3.45%) SAS Macro
7 1 (3.45%) R
7 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (34.48%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Ab Initio
2 6 (20.69%) Teradata
2 6 (20.69%) Google
3 5 (17.24%) Tableau
3 5 (17.24%) Facebook
3 5 (17.24%) Twitter
3 5 (17.24%) IBM
4 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
4 4 (13.79%) Informatica
4 4 (13.79%) MicroStrategy
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle
4 4 (13.79%) Datanomic
4 4 (13.79%) DataFlux
4 4 (13.79%) Trillium
5 1 (3.45%) Business Objects
5 1 (3.45%) Omniture
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat