Period
to 25 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for Critical Success Factor skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Critical Success Factor over the 6 months to 25 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Critical Success Factors
London > Central London
6 months to
25 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 160 271 291
Rank change year-on-year +111 +20 -34
Contract jobs citing Critical Success Factor 4 8 6
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London 0.10% 0.094% 0.065%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.10% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 4
Median daily rate - £700 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +24.44% +18.42%
London median daily rate £625 £620 £525
% change year-on-year +0.81% +18.10% +69.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate £35.00 - -

Critical Success Factor is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,378 7,646 8,189
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 86.99% 90.08% 88.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,382 5,828 6,372
Median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £325 £342 £325
90th Percentile £675 £675 £675
London median daily rate £525 £520 £500
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 72 120
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.34 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.01% +6.70% +17.92%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.25 £12.49
90th Percentile £52.25 £55.76 £45.10
Median hourly rate £35.00 £25.67 £25.00
% change year-on-year +36.35% +2.68% -

Critical Success Factor
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Critical Success Factor as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Critical Success Factor in Central London

Critical Success Factor
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Critical Success Factor in Central London.

Daily rate trend for Critical Success Factor in Central London

Critical Success Factor
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Critical Success Factor within the Central London region over the 6 months to 25 May 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +85 4 - -
Critical Success Factor
London

For the 6 months to 25 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Critical Success Factor also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Critical Success Factor.

1 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) Alteryx
2 1 (25.00%) Data Reconciliation
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (25.00%) Power BI
2 1 (25.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (25.00%) Data Lineage
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (25.00%) Power Platform
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) Quantitative Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement

Critical Success Factor
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Power BI
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Alteryx Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Process Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Transformation Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Transformation Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
1 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Lineage
1 1 (25.00%) Data Management
1 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (25.00%) Data Reconciliation
1 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
1 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (25.00%) Quantitative Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
1 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (25.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Alteryx