The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 87 92 91
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 520 532 543
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.21% 2.19% 2.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.88% 2.87% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 398 406
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£450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £320 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 14
Average hourly rate £25.81 £22.50 £22.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.71% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.83 £17.70 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £39.20 £45.98
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £19.00 £25.39
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -25.16%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18040 18538 19441
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.72% 76.41% 73.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 12586 12861 12944
Average daily rate £442 £450 £443
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.77% +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 252 381
Average hourly rate £20.50 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.45% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £51.30 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
Data Analysis
England

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 July 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 31 July 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 31 July 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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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 +6 158 £450 -2.70% 48
Bromley +5 6 £350 - 3
Canary Wharf +8 5 £750 +19.52% 1
Docklands, London +6 2 £463 +2.77%
West Drayton -3 1 £375 +3.44%
Wimbledon - - - -
Ealing - - - - 1
Westminster - - - -
Dagenham - - - -
Edgware - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Ilford - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
Orpington - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
South Croydon - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Data Analysis
England

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 459 (43.71%) SQL
2 313 (29.81%) Finance
3 281 (26.76%) Banking
4 196 (18.67%) Data Modelling
5 164 (15.62%) Business Analysis
6 158 (15.05%) MS Excel
7 146 (13.90%) Investment Banking
8 132 (12.57%) Data Warehouse
8 132 (12.57%) Oracle
9 124 (11.81%) Business Intelligence
10 120 (11.43%) ETL
10 120 (11.43%) SQL Server
11 119 (11.33%) Migration
12 118 (11.24%) Data Management
13 117 (11.14%) Analytics
14 103 (9.81%) Project Management
15 102 (9.71%) Microsoft
16 92 (8.76%) Degree
17 81 (7.71%) Retail
17 81 (7.71%) Stakeholder Management
18 79 (7.52%) Data Mapping
19 76 (7.24%) SAS
20 73 (6.95%) Data Migration
20 73 (6.95%) Data Quality
21 70 (6.67%) Derivative
22 69 (6.57%) VBA
23 65 (6.19%) MS PowerPoint
24 64 (6.10%) Management Information System
25 63 (6.00%) Validation
25 63 (6.00%) Asset Management

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 76 (7.24%) SAS
2 19 (1.81%) SharePoint
3 9 (0.86%) IIS
4 7 (0.67%) CMS
4 7 (0.67%) TIBCO EMS
4 7 (0.67%) Apache Pig
5 6 (0.57%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (0.38%) MS Project Server
6 4 (0.38%) IBM Notes
6 4 (0.38%) ArcGIS
7 3 (0.29%) ArcSDE
7 3 (0.29%) MQSeries
8 2 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.19%) Lync
8 2 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.19%) Confluence
8 2 (0.19%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (0.19%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 158 (15.05%) MS Excel
2 65 (6.19%) MS PowerPoint
3 62 (5.90%) MS Office
4 30 (2.86%) MS Visio
5 29 (2.76%) SPSS
6 19 (1.81%) Spreadsheet
7 18 (1.71%) MS Project
8 5 (0.48%) Mathematica
8 5 (0.48%) FastStats
9 3 (0.29%) PowerPivot
10 2 (0.19%) Gephi
11 1 (0.095%) Stata
Business Applications
1 26 (2.48%) Markit EDM
2 13 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (1.05%) Google Analytics
4 6 (0.57%) SAP SD
4 6 (0.57%) SAP FI
5 5 (0.48%) SAP FI/CO
5 5 (0.48%) SAP CO
6 4 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (0.38%) SAP FI-GL
6 4 (0.38%) SiteCatalyst
7 3 (0.29%) Kondor+
7 3 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 3 (0.29%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (0.29%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (0.29%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (0.29%) Oracle Cash Management
7 3 (0.29%) Oracle Assets
8 2 (0.19%) PolarLake
8 2 (0.19%) Oracle 11i
8 2 (0.19%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.14%) SaaS
2 9 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (0.76%) Force.com
4 2 (0.19%) PaaS
4 2 (0.19%) Heroku
5 1 (0.095%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.71%) Intranet
2 9 (0.86%) Firewall
3 8 (0.76%) Internet
3 8 (0.76%) HTTP
4 7 (0.67%) SSL
5 4 (0.38%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.38%) FTP
6 3 (0.29%) VPN
6 3 (0.29%) DNS
6 3 (0.29%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.19%) SAN
7 2 (0.19%) Extranet
7 2 (0.19%) MPLS
7 2 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.19%) IPsec
7 2 (0.19%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.095%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.095%) NGN
8 1 (0.095%) Network Security
8 1 (0.095%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (12.57%) Data Warehouse
2 120 (11.43%) SQL Server
3 63 (6.00%) Relational Database
4 62 (5.90%) Data Mining
5 51 (4.86%) Oracle Database
6 49 (4.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 47 (4.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 39 (3.71%) Big Data
9 34 (3.24%) MS Access
10 32 (3.05%) Hadoop
11 29 (2.76%) QlikView
12 23 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
13 20 (1.90%) RDBMS
14 18 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 16 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
16 15 (1.43%) NoSQL
17 14 (1.33%) Data Mart
18 13 (1.24%) Crystal Reports
18 13 (1.24%) Oracle Reports
19 12 (1.14%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 21 (2.00%) JIRA
2 15 (1.43%) ERwin
3 11 (1.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 10 (0.95%) Toad
5 8 (0.76%) Visual Studio
6 6 (0.57%) Git (software)
6 6 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (0.57%) Subversion
7 5 (0.48%) Cucumber
7 5 (0.48%) Eclipse
8 4 (0.38%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.29%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (0.19%) Talend Open Studio
10 2 (0.19%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.095%) Rational Rose
11 1 (0.095%) PVCS
11 1 (0.095%) JUnit
11 1 (0.095%) ClearQuest
11 1 (0.095%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.095%) Mockito
General
1 313 (29.81%) Finance
2 281 (26.76%) Banking
3 146 (13.90%) Investment Banking
4 81 (7.71%) Retail
5 58 (5.52%) Marketing
6 42 (4.00%) Back Office
7 36 (3.43%) Front Office
8 33 (3.14%) Legal
9 30 (2.86%) Retail Banking
10 29 (2.76%) Financial Institution
11 18 (1.71%) Telecoms
12 15 (1.43%) Billing
13 13 (1.24%) Law
13 13 (1.24%) Private Banking
14 9 (0.86%) Corporate Banking
14 9 (0.86%) Publishing
15 7 (0.67%) Games
15 7 (0.67%) Local Government
16 5 (0.48%) Manufacturing
16 5 (0.48%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 662 (63.05%) Analyst
2 338 (32.19%) Business Analyst
3 263 (25.05%) Data Analyst
4 125 (11.90%) Developer
5 60 (5.71%) Architect
6 49 (4.67%) Senior Analyst
7 47 (4.48%) Systems Analyst
8 41 (3.90%) Project Manager
9 40 (3.81%) Consultant
10 34 (3.24%) Technical Analyst
11 32 (3.05%) Technical Business Analyst
12 29 (2.76%) Business Data Analyst
13 28 (2.67%) Banking Business Analyst
14 24 (2.29%) Data Manager
15 22 (2.10%) Business Systems Analyst
15 22 (2.10%) Data Architect
16 20 (1.90%) Senior Business Analyst
16 20 (1.90%) SQL Developer
17 19 (1.81%) Data Modeller
17 19 (1.81%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (4.38%) XML
2 32 (3.05%) .NET
3 14 (1.33%) Web Services
4 13 (1.24%) HTML
4 13 (1.24%) MDX
5 9 (0.86%) MapReduce
5 9 (0.86%) FpML
6 8 (0.76%) ASP.NET
6 8 (0.76%) Visualforce
6 8 (0.76%) Mason
7 7 (0.67%) XSD
8 6 (0.57%) jQuery
9 5 (0.48%) REST
9 5 (0.48%) SOAP
9 5 (0.48%) CSS
9 5 (0.48%) JMS
10 4 (0.38%) WSDL
10 4 (0.38%) WebSphere MQ
10 4 (0.38%) Ajax
10 4 (0.38%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 70 (6.67%) Derivative
2 64 (6.10%) Management Information System
3 41 (3.90%) Equities
3 41 (3.90%) Statistics
4 40 (3.81%) Visualisation
5 36 (3.43%) Fixed Income
6 35 (3.33%) Reference Data
7 30 (2.86%) Credit Risk
8 27 (2.57%) Mathematics
9 26 (2.48%) Computer Science
10 25 (2.38%) Data Integration
11 23 (2.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 22 (2.10%) Market Risk
13 21 (2.00%) Equity Derivative
14 19 (1.81%) Data Extraction
15 18 (1.71%) NHS
16 12 (1.14%) Economics
16 12 (1.14%) CESG
17 11 (1.05%) Data Protection Act
18 9 (0.86%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 36 (3.43%) UNIX
2 18 (1.71%) Windows
3 12 (1.14%) Linux
4 4 (0.38%) Solaris
5 2 (0.19%) Android
5 2 (0.19%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.095%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.095%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.095%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (18.67%) Data Modelling
2 164 (15.62%) Business Analysis
3 124 (11.81%) Business Intelligence
4 120 (11.43%) ETL
5 119 (11.33%) Migration
6 118 (11.24%) Data Management
7 117 (11.14%) Analytics
8 103 (9.81%) Project Management
9 81 (7.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 79 (7.52%) Data Mapping
11 73 (6.95%) Data Migration
12 63 (6.00%) Validation
12 63 (6.00%) Asset Management
13 59 (5.62%) Risk Management
13 59 (5.62%) User Acceptance Testing
14 54 (5.14%) UML
15 49 (4.67%) Test Scripting
15 49 (4.67%) Systems Analysis
16 45 (4.29%) Agile Software Development
17 44 (4.19%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 459 (43.71%) SQL
2 69 (6.57%) VBA
3 47 (4.48%) T-SQL
4 46 (4.38%) Java
5 42 (4.00%) PL/SQL
6 28 (2.67%) C#
7 26 (2.48%) Python
8 19 (1.81%) Shell Script
8 19 (1.81%) R
9 17 (1.62%) VB
10 15 (1.43%) JavaScript
11 11 (1.05%) C++
12 10 (0.95%) MATLAB
13 9 (0.86%) C
14 8 (0.76%) Apex Code
14 8 (0.76%) Perl
15 7 (0.67%) Scala
16 5 (0.48%) XPath
17 3 (0.29%) PHP
17 3 (0.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 92 (8.76%) Degree
2 34 (3.24%) Security Cleared
3 20 (1.90%) SC Cleared
4 16 (1.52%) PhD
5 14 (1.33%) ISEB
6 9 (0.86%) PMI Certification
7 6 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 6 (0.57%) CISA
8 5 (0.48%) CTC Cleared
8 5 (0.48%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.48%) PMP
8 5 (0.48%) CISSP
9 4 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.38%) CISM
9 4 (0.38%) QiCA
9 4 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.29%) IIBA
10 3 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.19%) MCSD
11 2 (0.19%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (6.95%) Data Quality
2 54 (5.14%) QA
3 10 (0.95%) EMIR
4 8 (0.76%) Dodd-Frank
4 8 (0.76%) Basel III
5 7 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (0.67%) Basel II
6 6 (0.57%) SLA
7 3 (0.29%) COREP
7 3 (0.29%) CRD IV
8 2 (0.19%) FINREP
8 2 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.19%) COBIT
9 1 (0.095%) MiFID
9 1 (0.095%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.095%) HL7
9 1 (0.095%) FATCA
System Software
1 9 (0.86%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.29%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.095%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (0.095%) IAG
Systems Management
1 12 (1.14%) Control-M
2 5 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.29%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.19%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.19%) Oracle EDQ
5 1 (0.095%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.095%) Puppet
5 1 (0.095%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 132 (12.57%) Oracle
2 102 (9.71%) Microsoft
3 48 (4.57%) Business Objects
4 44 (4.19%) Tableau
5 36 (3.43%) SAP
6 35 (3.33%) Informatica
7 27 (2.57%) Cognos
8 19 (1.81%) Teradata
9 15 (1.43%) GoldenSource
9 15 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
10 14 (1.33%) Google
11 13 (1.24%) Hyperion
12 12 (1.14%) Omniture
13 11 (1.05%) Adobe
14 9 (0.86%) Trillium
14 9 (0.86%) IBM
14 9 (0.86%) TIBCO
15 8 (0.76%) Sybase
15 8 (0.76%) VMware
16 7 (0.67%) Ab Initio
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City of London
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West London
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North London
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Rate: £480.00 - £530.00 per day
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City of London
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London
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Rate: £375 - £425 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £350 - £450 Per Day
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West London
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Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
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London
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City of London
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City, London
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