The table below looks at the statistics for Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 58 58 68
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Contract jobs citing Analytics 749 718 593
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.38% 3.17% 2.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.32% 4.07% 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 504 385
Average daily rate
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£475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 7
Average hourly rate £20.56 £29.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.11% +132.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.85 £21.25 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+21.64% -32.00%
Analytics
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17318 17624 17111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.13% 77.89% 77.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 12201 12641 11801
Average daily rate £450 £435 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 227 267
Average hourly rate £20.00 £21.88 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -34.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £14.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £53.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in London

Analytics
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Analytics Daily Rate Trend in London

Analytics
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analytics across the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in London

Analytics
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Analytics across the London region.

Analytics Hourly Rate Trend in London

Analytics
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analytics across the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Analytics Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Analytics
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -18 166 £475 -8.43% 117
Canary Wharf -8 13 £515 -26.42%
Kingston Upon Thames +7 8 - - 2
Uxbridge +6 5 £225 -40.00% 2
Hammersmith -1 5 £488 +21.87%
Docklands, London -1 3 £625 +5.93%
Brentford - 2 £575 - 2
Croydon - 2 £260 -
West Drayton - 1 £563 -
Chiswick - 1 - -
Analytics
England

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing 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 Analytics.

1 457 (30.22%) Finance
2 414 (27.38%) SQL
3 336 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 298 (19.71%) Analytical Skills
5 288 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
6 283 (18.72%) Banking
7 234 (15.48%) Data Warehouse
8 218 (14.42%) Marketing
9 210 (13.89%) Big Data
10 190 (12.57%) Java
11 184 (12.17%) Data Modelling
12 176 (11.64%) Degree
13 161 (10.65%) Microsoft
14 160 (10.58%) ETL
14 160 (10.58%) SQL Server
14 160 (10.58%) Google
15 158 (10.45%) Project Management
16 153 (10.12%) SAS
17 152 (10.05%) Oracle
18 150 (9.92%) HTML
19 144 (9.52%) Investment Banking
20 143 (9.46%) JavaScript
21 139 (9.19%) Visualisation
22 134 (8.86%) Google Analytics
23 130 (8.60%) Python
23 130 (8.60%) Data Analysis
24 126 (8.33%) Hadoop
25 122 (8.07%) .NET
26 117 (7.74%) Tableau
26 117 (7.74%) User Experience

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing 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 Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 153 (10.12%) SAS
2 56 (3.70%) CMS
3 43 (2.84%) Apache Spark
4 42 (2.78%) SharePoint
5 29 (1.92%) Apache
6 28 (1.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 21 (1.39%) Node.js
8 19 (1.26%) Apache Pig
9 17 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
9 17 (1.12%) Oracle Workflow
10 16 (1.06%) IIS
11 15 (0.99%) WebLogic
12 13 (0.86%) WebSphere
13 9 (0.60%) Drupal
14 8 (0.53%) Oracle Coherence
14 8 (0.53%) Apache Solr
15 7 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
15 7 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
16 6 (0.40%) Tomcat
17 5 (0.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 97 (6.42%) MS Excel
2 43 (2.84%) MS Office
3 37 (2.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 28 (1.85%) SPSS
5 23 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
5 23 (1.52%) Photoshop
6 18 (1.19%) MS Visio
7 17 (1.12%) MS Project
8 11 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
9 9 (0.60%) Shockwave
10 8 (0.53%) PowerPivot
11 6 (0.40%) OmniGraffle
12 3 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 3 (0.20%) Open Workbench
13 2 (0.13%) S-PLUS
13 2 (0.13%) InDesign
13 2 (0.13%) Fireworks
13 2 (0.13%) Weka
Business Applications
1 37 (2.45%) WebTrends
2 13 (0.86%) Adobe Campaign
3 12 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (0.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 5 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
6 5 (0.33%) Unica
7 4 (0.26%) Maximo
7 4 (0.26%) SAP HR
7 4 (0.26%) SAP InfiniteInsight
7 4 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.20%) Markit EDM
8 3 (0.20%) TRIRIGA
8 3 (0.20%) Siebel Analytics
8 3 (0.20%) Cognos TM1
8 3 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.20%) Primavera
9 2 (0.13%) SAP CO
9 2 (0.13%) Summit
9 2 (0.13%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 134 (8.86%) Google Analytics
2 75 (4.96%) Adobe Analytics
3 53 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
5 18 (1.19%) SaaS
6 16 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
7 13 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (0.66%) PaaS
8 10 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (0.46%) Amazon EMR
10 6 (0.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 5 (0.33%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.26%) GitHub
12 4 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
13 3 (0.20%) Taleo
14 2 (0.13%) Responsys
14 2 (0.13%) IaaS
14 2 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
14 2 (0.13%) Office 365
15 1 (0.066%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 49 (3.24%) Internet
2 20 (1.32%) HTTP
3 14 (0.93%) Firewall
3 14 (0.93%) SSL
4 13 (0.86%) VPN
4 13 (0.86%) LAN
4 13 (0.86%) WAN
4 13 (0.86%) Intranet
4 13 (0.86%) SAN
5 12 (0.79%) Network Security
6 11 (0.73%) SMTP
6 11 (0.73%) SNMP
6 11 (0.73%) MPLS
7 9 (0.60%) Unified Communications
7 9 (0.60%) LDAP
8 7 (0.46%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (0.46%) NetScaler
8 7 (0.46%) VLAN
9 5 (0.33%) NAS
10 4 (0.26%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 234 (15.48%) Data Warehouse
2 210 (13.89%) Big Data
3 160 (10.58%) SQL Server
4 126 (8.33%) Hadoop
5 78 (5.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 76 (5.03%) Data Mining
7 70 (4.63%) QlikView
8 67 (4.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 56 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 51 (3.37%) Relational Database
11 41 (2.71%) Apache Hive
12 40 (2.65%) NoSQL
13 39 (2.58%) Oracle Database
14 38 (2.51%) Oracle BI EE
15 34 (2.25%) Spotfire
16 33 (2.18%) MongoDB
16 33 (2.18%) HBase
17 28 (1.85%) MySQL
17 28 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
18 27 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 24 (1.59%) Git (software)
2 23 (1.52%) Selenium
3 20 (1.32%) Subversion
3 20 (1.32%) JIRA
4 18 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (1.19%) Grunt
5 15 (0.99%) Maven
6 14 (0.93%) TeamCity
6 14 (0.93%) Jenkins
6 14 (0.93%) Jasmine
7 13 (0.86%) Talend Open Studio
7 13 (0.86%) Visual Studio
7 13 (0.86%) NUnit
8 12 (0.79%) QuickTest Pro
9 10 (0.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 8 (0.53%) Mocha
10 8 (0.53%) Bower
10 8 (0.53%) Axure RP
11 7 (0.46%) Firebug
11 7 (0.46%) Fiddler
General
1 457 (30.22%) Finance
2 283 (18.72%) Banking
3 218 (14.42%) Marketing
4 144 (9.52%) Investment Banking
5 103 (6.81%) Retail
6 100 (6.61%) Front Office
7 47 (3.11%) Telecoms
8 46 (3.04%) Legal
9 45 (2.98%) Publishing
10 30 (1.98%) Financial Institution
11 27 (1.79%) Games
12 25 (1.65%) Back Office
13 20 (1.32%) Advertising
14 14 (0.93%) Law
14 14 (0.93%) Retail Banking
15 13 (0.86%) Arabic Language
15 13 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
16 12 (0.79%) Manufacturing
17 8 (0.53%) Corporate Banking
18 5 (0.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 360 (23.81%) Analyst
2 358 (23.68%) Developer
3 139 (9.19%) Business Analyst
4 132 (8.73%) Consultant
5 127 (8.40%) Architect
6 90 (5.95%) Project Manager
6 90 (5.95%) Data Analyst
7 49 (3.24%) Designer
8 41 (2.71%) Senior Analyst
9 35 (2.31%) Data Architect
9 35 (2.31%) Senior Developer
10 34 (2.25%) Data Scientist
10 34 (2.25%) Java Developer
10 34 (2.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 31 (2.05%) SQL Developer
12 27 (1.79%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 26 (1.72%) C# Developer
13 26 (1.72%) Product Manager
13 26 (1.72%) Technical Architect
14 25 (1.65%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (9.92%) HTML
2 122 (8.07%) .NET
3 90 (5.95%) CSS
4 83 (5.49%) Web Services
5 79 (5.22%) HTML5
6 70 (4.63%) XML
7 48 (3.17%) AngularJS
8 45 (2.98%) ASP.NET
9 43 (2.84%) jQuery
10 41 (2.71%) RESTful
11 29 (1.92%) REST
12 28 (1.85%) JSON
12 28 (1.85%) CSS3
13 22 (1.46%) Middleware
13 22 (1.46%) .NET Framework
13 22 (1.46%) Ajax
14 20 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC
15 19 (1.26%) WPF
16 17 (1.12%) Spring
17 15 (0.99%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 298 (19.71%) Analytical Skills
2 139 (9.19%) Visualisation
3 117 (7.74%) User Experience
4 85 (5.62%) Statistics
5 74 (4.89%) Computer Science
6 73 (4.83%) Mathematics
7 66 (4.37%) Derivative
8 60 (3.97%) Mobile App
9 59 (3.90%) Social Media
10 55 (3.64%) Algorithms
11 53 (3.51%) Credit Risk
12 52 (3.44%) Fixed Income
13 47 (3.11%) Open Source
14 45 (2.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 44 (2.91%) Management Information System
16 35 (2.31%) Data Structures
17 30 (1.98%) Data Integration
18 18 (1.19%) Credit Derivative
18 18 (1.19%) Equity Derivative
18 18 (1.19%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 79 (5.22%) Linux
2 71 (4.70%) Windows
3 42 (2.78%) Apple iOS
3 42 (2.78%) UNIX
4 36 (2.38%) Android
5 8 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.20%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.13%) Solaris
9 2 (0.13%) CentOS
10 1 (0.066%) Windows Phone 7
10 1 (0.066%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 336 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 288 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
3 184 (12.17%) Data Modelling
4 160 (10.58%) ETL
5 158 (10.45%) Project Management
6 130 (8.60%) Data Analysis
7 114 (7.54%) Data Analytics
7 114 (7.54%) Web Analytics
8 98 (6.48%) Stakeholder Management
9 87 (5.75%) Data Management
10 83 (5.49%) SEO
10 83 (5.49%) CRM
11 81 (5.36%) E-Commerce
12 78 (5.16%) Scrum
13 75 (4.96%) Business Analysis
14 71 (4.70%) OO
15 70 (4.63%) Workflow
16 68 (4.50%) TDD
17 61 (4.03%) Migration
18 60 (3.97%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 414 (27.38%) SQL
2 190 (12.57%) Java
3 143 (9.46%) JavaScript
4 130 (8.60%) Python
5 111 (7.34%) C#
6 82 (5.42%) R
7 66 (4.37%) C++
8 59 (3.90%) VBA
9 39 (2.58%) PL/SQL
10 34 (2.25%) Ruby
11 33 (2.18%) Scala
12 26 (1.72%) C
13 24 (1.59%) T-SQL
14 19 (1.26%) MATLAB
15 18 (1.19%) VB.NET
16 16 (1.06%) PHP
17 13 (0.86%) Shell Script
18 12 (0.79%) VB
18 12 (0.79%) Perl
18 12 (0.79%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 176 (11.64%) Degree
2 33 (2.18%) Security Cleared
3 22 (1.46%) ISEB
4 20 (1.32%) ISTQB
5 17 (1.12%) PhD
6 15 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (0.93%) DV Cleared
8 9 (0.60%) SAP Certification
8 9 (0.60%) PMI Certification
9 8 (0.53%) SC Cleared
10 6 (0.40%) MBA
10 6 (0.40%) PMP
10 6 (0.40%) MCSE
10 6 (0.40%) MCITP
11 5 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.26%) CCNP
12 4 (0.26%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (0.26%) IBM Certification
12 4 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (5.09%) QA
2 24 (1.59%) Data Quality
3 13 (0.86%) Basel III
4 8 (0.53%) Basel II
5 7 (0.46%) SLA
6 6 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.40%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.33%) EMIR
7 5 (0.33%) MiFID
8 4 (0.26%) Dodd-Frank
8 4 (0.26%) AIFMD
9 3 (0.20%) Solvency II
10 2 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.13%) GCP
11 1 (0.066%) PMBOK
11 1 (0.066%) CDISC
System Software
1 21 (1.39%) Active Directory
2 16 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (0.93%) HDFS
4 11 (0.73%) Hyper-V
4 11 (0.73%) vSphere
5 9 (0.60%) Apache Flume
5 9 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
6 7 (0.46%) vCloud
6 7 (0.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 5 (0.33%) Oracle Clusterware
8 4 (0.26%) XenApp
8 4 (0.26%) XenServer
9 3 (0.20%) Docker
10 2 (0.13%) Platform Symphony
10 2 (0.13%) GridGain
11 1 (0.066%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.066%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (0.46%) Oozie
2 6 (0.40%) Puppet
3 5 (0.33%) Hadoop YARN
3 5 (0.33%) Oracle Flashback
3 5 (0.33%) Data Guard
3 5 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (0.33%) Nagios
3 5 (0.33%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (0.26%) OPNET
4 4 (0.26%) yum
4 4 (0.26%) Graphite
4 4 (0.26%) Mesos
4 4 (0.26%) Ambari
5 3 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.13%) OpenView
6 2 (0.13%) Netcool
6 2 (0.13%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.13%) Munin
7 1 (0.066%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 161 (10.65%) Microsoft
2 160 (10.58%) Google
3 152 (10.05%) Oracle
4 117 (7.74%) Tableau
5 101 (6.68%) Adobe
6 60 (3.97%) SAP
7 46 (3.04%) IBM
8 44 (2.91%) Omniture
9 42 (2.78%) Cognos
10 41 (2.71%) Teradata
10 41 (2.71%) Business Objects
11 29 (1.92%) TIBCO
12 28 (1.85%) Netezza
13 26 (1.72%) Sybase
14 23 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
15 20 (1.32%) VMware
15 20 (1.32%) Splunk
16 19 (1.26%) Informatica
17 18 (1.19%) Sitecore
18 17 (1.12%) Cisco
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £325 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Scot Lewis Associates
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mercator IT Solutions
Salary: £Good market rates with longer term salary + share options
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
The Resourcing Hub
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: From £200 to £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £700 - 800 per day + .
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £475 - £575 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ABW Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago