The table below looks at the statistics for Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 88 114 80
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -34
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 532 487 622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.17% 1.94% 2.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.79% 2.50% 3.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 375 350 466
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 £464
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £269 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £349 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.37% -0.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 7
Average hourly rate £21.62 £18.80 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +13.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.16 £17.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £38.73 £51.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -
Data Analysis
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
19039 19480 19425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.74% 77.50% 75.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 13435 13648 13085
Average daily rate £450 £450 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 244 373
Average hourly rate £21.62 £21.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.55% -33.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £15.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Data Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in London

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Data Analysis Daily Rate Trend in London

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

Data Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in London

Data Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Data Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in London

Data Analysis
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Data Analysis Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Data Analysis
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 Data Analysis within the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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 +9 142 £450 -5.26% 43
Bromley - 7 £350 - 6
Canary Wharf +21 6 £675 -3.57%
Docklands, London +16 4 £463 -17.77%
Croydon -4 1 £450 +40.62%
Hounslow - 1 £530 -
West Drayton - 1 £375 -
Orpington - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
South Croydon - - - -
Dagenham - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hayes - - - - 2
Ealing - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Paddington - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Data Analysis
England

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 442 (42.62%) SQL
2 330 (31.82%) Finance
3 247 (23.82%) Banking
4 186 (17.94%) Data Modelling
5 177 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
6 167 (16.10%) Business Analysis
7 155 (14.95%) MS Excel
8 139 (13.40%) Investment Banking
9 125 (12.05%) Data Warehouse
10 119 (11.48%) Analytics
11 118 (11.38%) Migration
12 116 (11.19%) Agile Software Development
12 116 (11.19%) Oracle
13 105 (10.13%) ETL
14 104 (10.03%) Business Intelligence
14 104 (10.03%) Project Management
15 101 (9.74%) Microsoft
16 98 (9.45%) SQL Server
17 88 (8.49%) Degree
18 85 (8.20%) Data Mapping
18 85 (8.20%) Data Management
18 85 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
19 80 (7.71%) SAS
20 75 (7.23%) Retail
21 74 (7.14%) Data Migration
22 68 (6.56%) Management Information System
23 67 (6.46%) Derivative
24 66 (6.36%) MS PowerPoint
25 60 (5.79%) VBA
25 60 (5.79%) QA

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 80 (7.71%) SAS
2 35 (3.38%) SharePoint
3 7 (0.68%) CMS
3 7 (0.68%) WebSphere
4 6 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (0.48%) Apache Pig
6 4 (0.39%) MS Project Server
6 4 (0.39%) IIS
7 3 (0.29%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.29%) MQSeries
7 3 (0.29%) IBM Notes
7 3 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.19%) Confluence
8 2 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.19%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.19%) ArcGIS
8 2 (0.19%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.096%) CICS
9 1 (0.096%) WorkSite
Applications
1 155 (14.95%) MS Excel
2 66 (6.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 56 (5.40%) MS Office
4 33 (3.18%) SPSS
5 26 (2.51%) MS Visio
6 17 (1.64%) MS Project
7 14 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.58%) FastStats
9 5 (0.48%) Mathematica
10 4 (0.39%) PowerPivot
11 2 (0.19%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 21 (2.03%) Markit EDM
2 16 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.77%) Google Analytics
4 6 (0.58%) SiteCatalyst
4 6 (0.58%) SAP HR
5 5 (0.48%) Oracle Assets
6 4 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (0.39%) SAP SD
6 4 (0.39%) Salerio
6 4 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (0.29%) Kondor+
7 3 (0.29%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (0.29%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (0.29%) Oracle Cash Management
7 3 (0.29%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (0.29%) Workday HCM
8 2 (0.19%) Oracle 11i
8 2 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.19%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.06%) SaaS
2 7 (0.68%) Force.com
2 7 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.29%) PaaS
4 2 (0.19%) Heroku
4 2 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.096%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.096%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.096%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.16%) Intranet
2 9 (0.87%) SSL
2 9 (0.87%) HTTP
3 7 (0.68%) Firewall
4 5 (0.48%) VPN
5 4 (0.39%) FTP
5 4 (0.39%) Internet
6 3 (0.29%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.29%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.29%) DNS
7 2 (0.19%) MPLS
7 2 (0.19%) SAN
7 2 (0.19%) Extranet
7 2 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.19%) IPsec
8 1 (0.096%) DSL
8 1 (0.096%) LDAP
8 1 (0.096%) Broadband
8 1 (0.096%) LAN
8 1 (0.096%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (12.05%) Data Warehouse
2 98 (9.45%) SQL Server
3 59 (5.69%) Data Mining
4 53 (5.11%) Relational Database
5 49 (4.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 45 (4.34%) Big Data
6 45 (4.34%) Oracle Database
7 39 (3.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 29 (2.80%) MS Access
8 29 (2.80%) Hadoop
9 25 (2.41%) QlikView
10 24 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
11 19 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 15 (1.45%) NoSQL
13 14 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
13 14 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
13 14 (1.35%) Data Mart
14 13 (1.25%) MongoDB
15 10 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
15 10 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (1.64%) Toad
2 15 (1.45%) ERwin
3 11 (1.06%) JIRA
3 11 (1.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 9 (0.87%) Git (software)
5 8 (0.77%) Eclipse
6 7 (0.68%) Subversion
7 5 (0.48%) Visual Studio
8 4 (0.39%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.29%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.19%) Talend Open Studio
10 2 (0.19%) FitNesse
10 2 (0.19%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.096%) NUnit
11 1 (0.096%) ClearQuest
11 1 (0.096%) JUnit
11 1 (0.096%) PVCS
11 1 (0.096%) Rational Rose
11 1 (0.096%) Cucumber
General
1 330 (31.82%) Finance
2 247 (23.82%) Banking
3 139 (13.40%) Investment Banking
4 75 (7.23%) Retail
5 58 (5.59%) Marketing
6 46 (4.44%) Front Office
7 37 (3.57%) Back Office
8 36 (3.47%) Financial Institution
9 27 (2.60%) Legal
10 24 (2.31%) Retail Banking
11 19 (1.83%) Telecoms
12 12 (1.16%) Private Banking
13 11 (1.06%) Publishing
14 10 (0.96%) Billing
14 10 (0.96%) Law
15 8 (0.77%) Local Government
16 6 (0.58%) Manufacturing
17 5 (0.48%) Games
17 5 (0.48%) Corporate Banking
17 5 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 661 (63.74%) Analyst
2 331 (31.92%) Business Analyst
3 281 (27.10%) Data Analyst
4 118 (11.38%) Developer
5 56 (5.40%) Architect
6 43 (4.15%) Project Manager
6 43 (4.15%) Senior Analyst
7 42 (4.05%) Consultant
8 36 (3.47%) Technical Analyst
9 33 (3.18%) Business Data Analyst
10 31 (2.99%) Technical Business Analyst
11 29 (2.80%) Systems Analyst
12 23 (2.22%) MI Analyst
12 23 (2.22%) Data Manager
13 20 (1.93%) Banking Business Analyst
14 19 (1.83%) Data Modeller
14 19 (1.83%) Data Architect
15 18 (1.74%) SQL Developer
16 17 (1.64%) Senior Data Analyst
16 17 (1.64%) Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (5.01%) XML
2 21 (2.03%) .NET
3 14 (1.35%) MDX
3 14 (1.35%) FpML
4 8 (0.77%) REST
5 7 (0.68%) XSD
5 7 (0.68%) SOAP
5 7 (0.68%) Web Services
5 7 (0.68%) Mason
5 7 (0.68%) Visualforce
6 6 (0.58%) WSDL
6 6 (0.58%) JMS
7 5 (0.48%) J2EE
7 5 (0.48%) HTML
7 5 (0.48%) CSS
8 4 (0.39%) JSON
8 4 (0.39%) XSLT
8 4 (0.39%) JRules
9 3 (0.29%) Ajax
9 3 (0.29%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 177 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
2 68 (6.56%) Management Information System
3 67 (6.46%) Derivative
4 48 (4.63%) Fixed Income
5 43 (4.15%) Statistics
6 41 (3.95%) Equities
7 38 (3.66%) Reference Data
8 37 (3.57%) Visualisation
9 30 (2.89%) Mathematics
9 30 (2.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 28 (2.70%) Data Integration
11 27 (2.60%) Credit Risk
12 24 (2.31%) Computer Science
13 22 (2.12%) Equity Derivative
14 21 (2.03%) Market Risk
15 17 (1.64%) User Experience
16 15 (1.45%) Data Extraction
17 13 (1.25%) Economics
17 13 (1.25%) NHS
18 12 (1.16%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 43 (4.15%) UNIX
2 26 (2.51%) Linux
3 19 (1.83%) Windows
4 4 (0.39%) Solaris
5 3 (0.29%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.096%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.096%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.096%) Android
7 1 (0.096%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (17.94%) Data Modelling
2 167 (16.10%) Business Analysis
3 119 (11.48%) Analytics
4 118 (11.38%) Migration
5 116 (11.19%) Agile Software Development
6 105 (10.13%) ETL
7 104 (10.03%) Business Intelligence
7 104 (10.03%) Project Management
8 85 (8.20%) Data Mapping
8 85 (8.20%) Data Management
8 85 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
9 74 (7.14%) Data Migration
10 57 (5.50%) Risk Management
11 54 (5.21%) User Acceptance Testing
12 50 (4.82%) Validation
13 48 (4.63%) Asset Management
14 47 (4.53%) CRM
15 45 (4.34%) UML
16 42 (4.05%) Data Cleansing
17 41 (3.95%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 442 (42.62%) SQL
2 60 (5.79%) VBA
3 46 (4.44%) Java
4 41 (3.95%) T-SQL
5 35 (3.38%) Python
6 28 (2.70%) C#
7 27 (2.60%) Shell Script
8 26 (2.51%) PL/SQL
9 23 (2.22%) C++
10 19 (1.83%) R
11 18 (1.74%) C
12 13 (1.25%) VB
12 13 (1.25%) JavaScript
13 8 (0.77%) Perl
14 7 (0.68%) MATLAB
14 7 (0.68%) Apex Code
15 5 (0.48%) Scala
16 4 (0.39%) PHP
17 3 (0.29%) XPath
18 2 (0.19%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 88 (8.49%) Degree
2 39 (3.76%) Security Cleared
3 22 (2.12%) SC Cleared
4 13 (1.25%) PhD
5 7 (0.68%) CTC Cleared
6 6 (0.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (0.48%) CISA
7 5 (0.48%) ISEB
8 4 (0.39%) DV Cleared
8 4 (0.39%) CISSP
8 4 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.39%) CISM
8 4 (0.39%) QiCA
9 3 (0.29%) PMP
9 3 (0.29%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.19%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.096%) MBA
11 1 (0.096%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (5.79%) QA
2 59 (5.69%) Data Quality
3 13 (1.25%) EMIR
4 9 (0.87%) Dodd-Frank
5 6 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.58%) Basel II
6 4 (0.39%) Basel III
7 3 (0.29%) SLA
7 3 (0.29%) COBIT
7 3 (0.29%) CRD IV
8 2 (0.19%) FATCA
8 2 (0.19%) UCITS
8 2 (0.19%) COREP
8 2 (0.19%) MiFID
9 1 (0.096%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.096%) FINREP
System Software
1 6 (0.58%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.29%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 3 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.096%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (0.096%) IAG
Systems Management
1 5 (0.48%) Oracle EDQ
2 4 (0.39%) Control-M
3 3 (0.29%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.19%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.096%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.096%) Puppet
5 1 (0.096%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 116 (11.19%) Oracle
2 101 (9.74%) Microsoft
3 48 (4.63%) Tableau
4 37 (3.57%) SAP
5 36 (3.47%) Business Objects
6 25 (2.41%) Informatica
7 20 (1.93%) Cognos
8 15 (1.45%) Teradata
9 14 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
10 13 (1.25%) Omniture
11 11 (1.06%) Google
11 11 (1.06%) GoldenSource
12 10 (0.96%) Adobe
13 9 (0.87%) IBM
13 9 (0.87%) Trillium
14 8 (0.77%) Ab Initio
15 7 (0.68%) Netezza
15 7 (0.68%) Bloomberg
15 7 (0.68%) TSYS
16 6 (0.58%) Sybase
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Energon Global
Rate: From £350 to £450 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Proprius Recruitment
Rate: From £550 to £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £530.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £360.00 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Absolute Solution Limited
Rate: From £380 to £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £1.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 Per Annum possibly more for the right candidate
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Intapeople
Rate: £400
Posted: 3 days ago
Romford, Essex
Kyna Associates
Rate: £190 - £220 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Hays London City Projects
Rate: £700.00 - £800.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Hays London City Projects
Rate: £600.00 - £650.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £530.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 8 days ago