The first table below looks at the demand for the Data Scientist role in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Scientist in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Docklands, London region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Scientist
Rank 22 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs requiring a Data Scientist 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 1.61% 0.44% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 0.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£625 £435 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.67% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £400 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114 207 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 91.94% 92.00% 90.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 166 137
Average daily rate £525 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £32.16 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Data Scientist
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Data Scientist
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Scientist in the job title across the Docklands, London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Data Scientist Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Data Scientist
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Scientist across the Docklands, London region.

Data Scientist Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Data Scientist
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region that cited Data Scientist in their job title 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 with Data Scientist in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) B2C
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Scala
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (100.00%) R
1 2 (100.00%) Data Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) MapReduce
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Pig
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon EMR

Data Scientist
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region that cited Data Scientist in their job title 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 with Data Scientist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon EMR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) MapReduce
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) B2C
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Data Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Scala
1 2 (100.00%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree