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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 95 94 78
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -16
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 509 525 588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.18% 2.26% 2.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.76% 2.86% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 378 439
Average daily rate
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£438 £453 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.31% +0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £587 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 12
Average hourly rate £22.00 £16.50 £24.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -31.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £15.10 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £92.45 £38.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £28.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-31.57% +46.15%
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
18421 18351 18406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.78% 78.90% 78.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 13094 12989 12700
Average daily rate £450 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
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 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 230 281
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.82 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.99 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -4.95%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 1 July 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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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 -17 130 £438 -6.91% 55
Feltham - 6 £375 -
Twickenham - 4 - -
Uxbridge - 4 £396 - 1
Croydon - 3 £400 - 2
Brentford - 2 £135 -
Canary Wharf -11 1 £140 -81.33%
Paddington - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 £500 -
Data Analysis
England

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 423 (43.21%) SQL
2 376 (38.41%) Finance
3 251 (25.64%) Banking
4 208 (21.25%) Analytical Skills
5 179 (18.28%) Data Modelling
6 168 (17.16%) Business Analysis
7 166 (16.96%) MS Excel
8 156 (15.93%) Microsoft
9 150 (15.32%) Data Warehouse
10 129 (13.18%) Business Intelligence
11 128 (13.07%) Migration
12 125 (12.77%) Analytics
13 123 (12.56%) Agile Software Development
14 120 (12.26%) ETL
15 118 (12.05%) SQL Server
16 114 (11.64%) Oracle
17 100 (10.21%) Degree
18 94 (9.60%) Project Management
19 93 (9.50%) Stakeholder Management
20 90 (9.19%) Investment Banking
21 86 (8.78%) Data Management
22 85 (8.68%) Data Migration
23 74 (7.56%) Data Mapping
24 71 (7.25%) MS PowerPoint
25 68 (6.95%) MS Office
26 67 (6.84%) T-SQL
27 65 (6.64%) VBA
28 64 (6.54%) CRM
28 64 (6.54%) User Acceptance Testing
29 60 (6.13%) Data Mining

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (5.72%) SAS
2 46 (4.70%) SharePoint
3 7 (0.72%) CMS
4 6 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (0.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (0.41%) Apache Pig
6 3 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.20%) MS Project Server
7 2 (0.20%) Confluence
7 2 (0.20%) ArcGIS
7 2 (0.20%) IIS
8 1 (0.10%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.10%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.10%) Lync
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.10%) OpenStack
Applications
1 166 (16.96%) MS Excel
2 71 (7.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 68 (6.95%) MS Office
4 60 (6.13%) MS Visio
5 24 (2.45%) SPSS
6 23 (2.35%) Spreadsheet
7 21 (2.15%) MS Project
8 9 (0.92%) PowerPivot
9 3 (0.31%) Open Workbench
10 1 (0.10%) Stata
10 1 (0.10%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 30 (3.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.12%) Markit EDM
3 8 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.72%) SAP HR
5 6 (0.61%) Summit
5 6 (0.61%) SimCorp Dimension
6 5 (0.51%) SAP Payroll
6 5 (0.51%) LatentZero
6 5 (0.51%) WebTrends
6 5 (0.51%) thinkFolio
7 4 (0.41%) Eagle PACE
8 3 (0.31%) Oracle Retail
8 3 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.31%) SAP CRM
9 2 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
10 1 (0.10%) Sage 200
10 1 (0.10%) Hyperion Planning
10 1 (0.10%) SAP HCM
10 1 (0.10%) Agresso
10 1 (0.10%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 25 (2.55%) Google Analytics
2 10 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (0.31%) Google Drive
4 3 (0.31%) SaaS
4 3 (0.31%) Office 365
5 1 (0.10%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.10%) Lucidchart
5 1 (0.10%) PaaS
5 1 (0.10%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.10%) Force.com
5 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.10%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.10%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.35%) Intranet
2 18 (1.84%) Internet
3 7 (0.72%) Firewall
3 7 (0.72%) VPN
4 5 (0.51%) Broadband
5 4 (0.41%) WAN
5 4 (0.41%) SAN
6 3 (0.31%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.31%) LAN
7 2 (0.20%) LDAP
7 2 (0.20%) HTTP
8 1 (0.10%) DNS
8 1 (0.10%) PBX
8 1 (0.10%) DHCP
8 1 (0.10%) DMZ
8 1 (0.10%) Network Security
8 1 (0.10%) NAS
8 1 (0.10%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (15.32%) Data Warehouse
2 118 (12.05%) SQL Server
3 60 (6.13%) Data Mining
4 58 (5.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 54 (5.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 46 (4.70%) Big Data
7 42 (4.29%) Relational Database
8 41 (4.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 41 (4.19%) QlikView
9 32 (3.27%) MS Access
10 29 (2.96%) SQL Server 2008
11 28 (2.86%) Hadoop
12 23 (2.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 19 (1.94%) Oracle Database
14 18 (1.84%) RDBMS
15 17 (1.74%) Star Schema
16 15 (1.53%) MySQL
17 13 (1.33%) Spotfire
18 11 (1.12%) Oracle BI EE
18 11 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (1.84%) JIRA
2 13 (1.33%) ERwin
3 10 (1.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 8 (0.82%) Subversion
4 8 (0.82%) Visual Studio
5 6 (0.61%) Git (software)
5 6 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (0.41%) PowerDesigner
7 3 (0.31%) Eclipse
7 3 (0.31%) ReSharper
7 3 (0.31%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.20%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 2 (0.20%) Toad
9 1 (0.10%) JUnit
9 1 (0.10%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.10%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.10%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.10%) Mockito
General
1 376 (38.41%) Finance
2 251 (25.64%) Banking
3 90 (9.19%) Investment Banking
4 44 (4.49%) Retail
5 39 (3.98%) Marketing
6 38 (3.88%) Front Office
7 37 (3.78%) Legal
8 33 (3.37%) Financial Institution
9 29 (2.96%) Publishing
10 25 (2.55%) Back Office
11 21 (2.15%) Law
12 19 (1.94%) Telecoms
13 17 (1.74%) Retail Banking
14 11 (1.12%) Advertising
15 9 (0.92%) General Ledger
16 6 (0.61%) Private Banking
17 4 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
18 3 (0.31%) International Banking
18 3 (0.31%) Games
19 2 (0.20%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 615 (62.82%) Analyst
2 280 (28.60%) Business Analyst
3 256 (26.15%) Data Analyst
4 123 (12.56%) Developer
5 54 (5.52%) Architect
6 37 (3.78%) Senior Analyst
7 34 (3.47%) Technical Analyst
8 33 (3.37%) Data Architect
9 31 (3.17%) Consultant
9 31 (3.17%) Project Manager
10 28 (2.86%) SQL Developer
11 25 (2.55%) Business Data Analyst
12 23 (2.35%) Technical Business Analyst
13 22 (2.25%) Data Scientist
14 21 (2.15%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 21 (2.15%) Banking Business Analyst
15 18 (1.84%) Data Consultant
15 18 (1.84%) Analyst Developer
15 18 (1.84%) Systems Analyst
16 17 (1.74%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (4.39%) XML
2 30 (3.06%) .NET
3 15 (1.53%) Web Services
4 14 (1.43%) HTML
5 13 (1.33%) CSS
6 12 (1.23%) Middleware
7 10 (1.02%) XSLT
8 9 (0.92%) .NET Framework
9 7 (0.72%) MDX
10 6 (0.61%) JSON
10 6 (0.61%) WCF
10 6 (0.61%) FpML
10 6 (0.61%) ASP.NET
11 5 (0.51%) WPF
11 5 (0.51%) Apache Flex
12 4 (0.41%) FIX Protocol
12 4 (0.41%) Jinja
13 3 (0.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 3 (0.31%) ASP.NET Web API
13 3 (0.31%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 208 (21.25%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (4.60%) Fixed Income
3 43 (4.39%) Management Information System
4 40 (4.09%) Statistics
5 38 (3.88%) Derivative
5 38 (3.88%) Data Integration
6 36 (3.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 34 (3.47%) Visualisation
8 31 (3.17%) Credit Risk
9 30 (3.06%) Data Structures
10 29 (2.96%) Computer Science
11 27 (2.76%) NHS
11 27 (2.76%) Equities
12 22 (2.25%) User Experience
13 20 (2.04%) Reference Data
14 15 (1.53%) Mathematics
15 13 (1.33%) Social Media
16 12 (1.23%) Data Extraction
17 11 (1.12%) Algorithms
17 11 (1.12%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 46 (4.70%) UNIX
2 29 (2.96%) Windows
3 17 (1.74%) Linux
4 9 (0.92%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (0.31%) AIX
6 2 (0.20%) CentOS
6 2 (0.20%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.20%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.10%) Solaris
7 1 (0.10%) SUSE
7 1 (0.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (18.28%) Data Modelling
2 168 (17.16%) Business Analysis
3 129 (13.18%) Business Intelligence
4 128 (13.07%) Migration
5 125 (12.77%) Analytics
6 123 (12.56%) Agile Software Development
7 120 (12.26%) ETL
8 94 (9.60%) Project Management
9 93 (9.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 86 (8.78%) Data Management
11 85 (8.68%) Data Migration
12 74 (7.56%) Data Mapping
13 64 (6.54%) User Acceptance Testing
13 64 (6.54%) CRM
14 52 (5.31%) SDLC
15 49 (5.01%) Asset Management
15 49 (5.01%) Validation
16 46 (4.70%) Data Architecture
16 46 (4.70%) Data Cleansing
17 44 (4.49%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 423 (43.21%) SQL
2 67 (6.84%) T-SQL
3 65 (6.64%) VBA
4 54 (5.52%) Python
5 50 (5.11%) PL/SQL
6 39 (3.98%) Java
7 34 (3.47%) R
8 25 (2.55%) VB
9 18 (1.84%) C#
9 18 (1.84%) Shell Script
10 16 (1.63%) C
10 16 (1.63%) Perl
11 15 (1.53%) JavaScript
12 13 (1.33%) C++
13 8 (0.82%) Scala
14 7 (0.72%) MATLAB
14 7 (0.72%) Ruby
15 5 (0.51%) PowerShell
16 4 (0.41%) Bash Shell
16 4 (0.41%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 100 (10.21%) Degree
2 22 (2.25%) Security Cleared
3 12 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (1.12%) CISSP
4 11 (1.12%) CISA
4 11 (1.12%) CISM
5 10 (1.02%) PhD
5 10 (1.02%) ISEB
5 10 (1.02%) SC Cleared
6 9 (0.92%) MCITP
7 7 (0.72%) PMP
7 7 (0.72%) PMI Certification
7 7 (0.72%) DV Cleared
8 6 (0.61%) CTC Cleared
9 5 (0.51%) CFA
9 5 (0.51%) QiCA
10 4 (0.41%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.31%) MBA
11 3 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (5.21%) QA
2 50 (5.11%) Data Quality
3 11 (1.12%) Solvency II
4 9 (0.92%) SLA
5 8 (0.82%) FATCA
6 7 (0.72%) EMIR
6 7 (0.72%) COREP
7 6 (0.61%) CRD IV
8 5 (0.51%) AIFMD
8 5 (0.51%) Basel II
9 4 (0.41%) MiFID
10 3 (0.31%) COBIT
11 2 (0.20%) Basel III
11 2 (0.20%) FINREP
12 1 (0.10%) UCITS
12 1 (0.10%) Dodd-Frank
12 1 (0.10%) GCP
12 1 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (1.53%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.41%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.20%) HDFS
5 1 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.10%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.10%) vCloud
5 1 (0.10%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 8 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.41%) Oracle EDQ
3 3 (0.31%) OPNET
4 2 (0.20%) BladeLogic
4 2 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.20%) Control-M
4 2 (0.20%) Salt
4 2 (0.20%) Puppet
5 1 (0.10%) Oozie
5 1 (0.10%) Jitterbit
5 1 (0.10%) DBAmp
5 1 (0.10%) SCCM
Vendors
1 156 (15.93%) Microsoft
2 114 (11.64%) Oracle
3 56 (5.72%) Business Objects
4 51 (5.21%) SAP
5 44 (4.49%) Tableau
6 34 (3.47%) Google
7 28 (2.86%) Informatica
8 27 (2.76%) Cognos
9 19 (1.94%) IBM
10 16 (1.63%) Netezza
11 15 (1.53%) Teradata
12 13 (1.33%) Sybase
13 9 (0.92%) HP
13 9 (0.92%) GoldenSource
13 9 (0.92%) Actimize
14 8 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
14 8 (0.82%) WorldPay
15 7 (0.72%) MicroStrategy
15 7 (0.72%) Mantas
15 7 (0.72%) VMware
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Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
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London
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Rate: £22.00 - £24.00 per hour
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Intapeople
Rate: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
Eames Consulting
Rate: From £450 to £500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + immediate start
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Rate: £200 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Networking People
Rate: + Negotiable / Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + Benefits
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City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
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ReThink Recruitment
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Rate: £400.00 - £430.00 per day
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