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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 100 95 114
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +19
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 524 499 486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.18% 2.08% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.73% 2.63% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 351 351
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £591 £575 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 12
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.62 £18.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.75% +14.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.40 £15.72 £17.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £30.00 £37.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.46% +30.00%
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
19178 18942 19608
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.67% 79.00% 78.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13701 13153 13715
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £303 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 207 216 236
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £14.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 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 -1 128 £438 -2.77% 23
Canary Wharf -6 7 £425 -37.03%
Feltham - 7 £385 -
Wimbledon - 3 £275 -
Uxbridge +4 2 £425 +28.78% 1
Brentford +1 2 £135 -
Docklands, London -6 2 £550 +35.38%
Twickenham - 2 - -
Croydon -21 1 £325 -27.77%
Data Analysis
England

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

1 438 (44.65%) SQL
2 429 (43.73%) Finance
3 259 (26.40%) Banking
4 187 (19.06%) Analytical Skills
5 180 (18.35%) Business Analysis
6 170 (17.33%) MS Excel
7 153 (15.60%) Microsoft
8 147 (14.98%) Data Modelling
9 138 (14.07%) SQL Server
10 133 (13.56%) Data Warehouse
11 126 (12.84%) Business Intelligence
12 125 (12.74%) Agile Software Development
13 124 (12.64%) Migration
14 119 (12.13%) Project Management
15 113 (11.52%) ETL
16 107 (10.91%) Analytics
17 104 (10.60%) Oracle
18 103 (10.50%) Investment Banking
19 96 (9.79%) Degree
20 92 (9.38%) MS Office
21 84 (8.56%) Stakeholder Management
21 84 (8.56%) Data Migration
22 80 (8.15%) T-SQL
23 78 (7.95%) MS PowerPoint
24 74 (7.54%) User Acceptance Testing
25 65 (6.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 65 (6.63%) MS Visio
26 64 (6.52%) VBA
26 64 (6.52%) CRM
26 64 (6.52%) SQL Server Integration Services

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 56 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 49 (4.99%) SAS
3 8 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (0.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 5 (0.51%) CMS
6 4 (0.41%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.20%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.10%) Confluence
8 1 (0.10%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.10%) IIS
8 1 (0.10%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.10%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.10%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle Self-Service HR
8 1 (0.10%) Lync
Applications
1 170 (17.33%) MS Excel
2 92 (9.38%) MS Office
3 78 (7.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 65 (6.63%) MS Visio
5 23 (2.34%) SPSS
6 17 (1.73%) MS Project
7 16 (1.63%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.61%) PowerPivot
8 6 (0.61%) Open Workbench
9 3 (0.31%) FastStats
10 1 (0.10%) Stata
Business Applications
1 34 (3.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.71%) SAP HR
4 6 (0.61%) SimCorp Dimension
4 6 (0.61%) thinkFolio
4 6 (0.61%) Oracle General Ledger
5 5 (0.51%) SAP Payroll
5 5 (0.51%) LatentZero
6 4 (0.41%) Summit
6 4 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.41%) SAP CRM
6 4 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (0.41%) Markit EDM
6 4 (0.41%) Oracle Assets
6 4 (0.41%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 4 (0.41%) Oracle AGIS
6 4 (0.41%) Eagle PACE
7 3 (0.31%) Oracle Retail
7 3 (0.31%) WebTrends
8 2 (0.20%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.63%) Google Analytics
2 6 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.61%) Adobe Analytics
3 3 (0.31%) Google Drive
4 2 (0.20%) Office 365
4 2 (0.20%) SaaS
4 2 (0.20%) PaaS
4 2 (0.20%) Force.com
5 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.10%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.10%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.65%) Intranet
2 17 (1.73%) Internet
3 12 (1.22%) Firewall
4 9 (0.92%) Broadband
5 6 (0.61%) VPN
5 6 (0.61%) Network Security
6 3 (0.31%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.31%) WAN
7 2 (0.20%) HTTP
7 2 (0.20%) LAN
7 2 (0.20%) SAN
8 1 (0.10%) LDAP
8 1 (0.10%) MPLS
8 1 (0.10%) OSPF
8 1 (0.10%) BGP
8 1 (0.10%) EIGRP
8 1 (0.10%) VRRP
8 1 (0.10%) PBX
8 1 (0.10%) SMS
8 1 (0.10%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (14.07%) SQL Server
2 133 (13.56%) Data Warehouse
3 65 (6.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 64 (6.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 48 (4.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 46 (4.69%) Big Data
7 45 (4.59%) BusinessObjects
8 44 (4.49%) Data Mining
9 40 (4.08%) Relational Database
10 38 (3.87%) QlikView
11 34 (3.47%) Hadoop
12 30 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
13 26 (2.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 25 (2.55%) MS Access
15 17 (1.73%) MySQL
16 15 (1.53%) Oracle Database
17 14 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
17 14 (1.43%) PerformancePoint
17 14 (1.43%) RDBMS
18 13 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (2.24%) JIRA
2 9 (0.92%) ERwin
3 8 (0.82%) Subversion
4 7 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (0.71%) Visual Studio
5 6 (0.61%) Git (software)
6 5 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (0.41%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.31%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.31%) ReSharper
9 2 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.20%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 1 (0.10%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.10%) Mockito
10 1 (0.10%) JUnit
10 1 (0.10%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.10%) Toad
10 1 (0.10%) PowerDesigner
10 1 (0.10%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.10%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 429 (43.73%) Finance
2 259 (26.40%) Banking
3 103 (10.50%) Investment Banking
4 41 (4.18%) Legal
5 40 (4.08%) Retail
6 38 (3.87%) Back Office
6 38 (3.87%) Marketing
7 29 (2.96%) Front Office
8 24 (2.45%) Financial Institution
9 19 (1.94%) Telecoms
9 19 (1.94%) Law
10 16 (1.63%) Retail Banking
11 14 (1.43%) General Ledger
12 11 (1.12%) Advertising
13 8 (0.82%) Corporate Banking
14 5 (0.51%) Private Banking
14 5 (0.51%) Publishing
15 4 (0.41%) Games
15 4 (0.41%) Billing
15 4 (0.41%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 590 (60.14%) Analyst
2 299 (30.48%) Business Analyst
3 238 (24.26%) Data Analyst
4 123 (12.54%) Developer
5 48 (4.89%) Project Manager
6 39 (3.98%) Senior Analyst
7 33 (3.36%) Architect
8 32 (3.26%) SQL Developer
9 31 (3.16%) Banking Business Analyst
10 30 (3.06%) Consultant
11 26 (2.65%) Business Data Analyst
11 26 (2.65%) Data Scientist
12 25 (2.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 23 (2.34%) Data Architect
14 22 (2.24%) Report Analyst
15 20 (2.04%) Senior Business Analyst
16 18 (1.83%) Systems Analyst
17 16 (1.63%) Data Business Analyst
18 15 (1.53%) Analyst Developer
19 14 (1.43%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (2.75%) .NET
2 26 (2.65%) XML
3 12 (1.22%) Middleware
3 12 (1.22%) HTML
4 11 (1.12%) Web Services
5 10 (1.02%) CSS
5 10 (1.02%) MDX
6 7 (0.71%) FpML
7 5 (0.51%) .NET Framework
7 5 (0.51%) WCF
7 5 (0.51%) WPF
8 4 (0.41%) FIX Protocol
8 4 (0.41%) Apache Flex
9 3 (0.31%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 3 (0.31%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (0.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (0.31%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (0.31%) Ajax
9 3 (0.31%) XSD
9 3 (0.31%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 187 (19.06%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (4.38%) Derivative
3 39 (3.98%) Fixed Income
4 38 (3.87%) Management Information System
4 38 (3.87%) Statistics
5 36 (3.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 32 (3.26%) Credit Risk
7 28 (2.85%) Visualisation
8 26 (2.65%) Data Integration
8 26 (2.65%) Computer Science
9 24 (2.45%) Data Structures
9 24 (2.45%) Equities
10 20 (2.04%) NHS
11 19 (1.94%) User Experience
11 19 (1.94%) Data Extraction
12 18 (1.83%) Reference Data
13 17 (1.73%) Mathematics
14 16 (1.63%) CMDB
14 16 (1.63%) Data Centre
15 13 (1.33%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 33 (3.36%) UNIX
2 30 (3.06%) Windows
3 19 (1.94%) Linux
4 6 (0.61%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.20%) AIX
6 2 (0.20%) CentOS
6 2 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.20%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.20%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.10%) Mac OS X Server
7 1 (0.10%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.10%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.10%) Solaris
7 1 (0.10%) SUSE
7 1 (0.10%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (18.35%) Business Analysis
2 147 (14.98%) Data Modelling
3 126 (12.84%) Business Intelligence
4 125 (12.74%) Agile Software Development
5 124 (12.64%) Migration
6 119 (12.13%) Project Management
7 113 (11.52%) ETL
8 107 (10.91%) Analytics
9 84 (8.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 84 (8.56%) Data Migration
10 74 (7.54%) User Acceptance Testing
11 64 (6.52%) CRM
12 59 (6.01%) Data Mapping
13 56 (5.71%) Data Management
14 50 (5.10%) SDLC
15 49 (4.99%) Validation
16 45 (4.59%) Data Cleansing
17 44 (4.49%) Asset Management
18 39 (3.98%) Scrum
18 39 (3.98%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 438 (44.65%) SQL
2 80 (8.15%) T-SQL
3 64 (6.52%) VBA
4 49 (4.99%) Python
5 41 (4.18%) PL/SQL
6 40 (4.08%) Java
7 37 (3.77%) R
8 21 (2.14%) C#
9 18 (1.83%) Shell Script
9 18 (1.83%) VB
10 13 (1.33%) C++
10 13 (1.33%) C
10 13 (1.33%) JavaScript
10 13 (1.33%) Perl
11 8 (0.82%) Bash Shell
12 7 (0.71%) PHP
13 6 (0.61%) Scala
14 5 (0.51%) Korn
14 5 (0.51%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 5 (0.51%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 96 (9.79%) Degree
2 27 (2.75%) Security Cleared
3 18 (1.83%) CISSP
3 18 (1.83%) CISM
4 15 (1.53%) CISA
5 14 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (1.43%) ISEB
6 13 (1.33%) PMP
6 13 (1.33%) PMI Certification
7 11 (1.12%) SC Cleared
8 10 (1.02%) DV Cleared
9 9 (0.92%) CRISC
9 9 (0.92%) MCITP
10 8 (0.82%) PhD
11 7 (0.71%) CFA
11 7 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (0.61%) ISTQB
12 6 (0.61%) CTC Cleared
13 5 (0.51%) ACCA
14 3 (0.31%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (4.89%) Data Quality
2 38 (3.87%) QA
3 15 (1.53%) SLA
4 14 (1.43%) Solvency II
5 10 (1.02%) EMIR
6 9 (0.92%) COBIT
7 8 (0.82%) COREP
8 7 (0.71%) MiFID
8 7 (0.71%) CRD IV
8 7 (0.71%) FATCA
9 5 (0.51%) Dodd-Frank
9 5 (0.51%) Basel II
9 5 (0.51%) AIFMD
10 4 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 3 (0.31%) Basel III
12 2 (0.20%) PCI DSS
12 2 (0.20%) FINREP
13 1 (0.10%) UCITS
13 1 (0.10%) GCP
System Software
1 15 (1.53%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.61%) HDFS
4 3 (0.31%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.10%) Samba
5 1 (0.10%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.10%) vCloud
5 1 (0.10%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 7 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.41%) OPNET
3 3 (0.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (0.31%) Oracle EDQ
4 2 (0.20%) Salt
4 2 (0.20%) CA Single Sign-On
4 2 (0.20%) Puppet
4 2 (0.20%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.10%) WSUS
5 1 (0.10%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.10%) Oozie
5 1 (0.10%) Control-M
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.10%) Jitterbit
5 1 (0.10%) DBAmp
Vendors
1 153 (15.60%) Microsoft
2 104 (10.60%) Oracle
3 53 (5.40%) SAP
4 25 (2.55%) Google
4 25 (2.55%) Tableau
5 24 (2.45%) Cognos
6 21 (2.14%) Informatica
7 14 (1.43%) IBM
8 12 (1.22%) Teradata
9 11 (1.12%) Adobe
9 11 (1.12%) HP
10 10 (1.02%) Sybase
10 10 (1.02%) MicroStrategy
11 9 (0.92%) VMware
11 9 (0.92%) Actimize
12 8 (0.82%) GoldenSource
12 8 (0.82%) WorldPay
12 8 (0.82%) Murex
13 7 (0.71%) Cisco
13 7 (0.71%) Cloudera
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £450 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Corporate Project Solutions
Rate: £150 - £220 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Consult Solutions
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Eames Consulting
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Eames Consulting
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venn Group
Rate: £190 - £195 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Professionals in Law
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Allen Lane Interim & Permanent Recruitment
Rate: From £375 to £425 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £435 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Allen Lane
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Rate: £28k - 32k per year
Posted: 11 days ago
London
iKonnect
Rate: £650 - £750 per day + extensions
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £600 - £750 per day + Travel expenses
Posted: 16 days ago