Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Actionable Insight skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Actionable Insight over the 6 months to 16 August 2018 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.

Actionable Insights (or Actionable Intelligence, Actionable Recommendations)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 236 234 228
Rank change year-on-year -2 -6 +55
Contract jobs citing Actionable Insight 23 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.33% 0.14% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.15% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 11
City of London median daily rate £436 £288 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +51.48% -11.54% -10.34%
10th Percentile £316 £268 £213
90th Percentile £563 £515 £488
Central London median daily rate £436 £424 £325
% change year-on-year +2.77% +30.38% -10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Actionable Insight 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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,089 5,860 5,975
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.28% 88.88% 87.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,819 4,529 4,810
City of London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £331 £324 £313
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £473
% change year-on-year - +5.82% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 57 45
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.78% +2.50% -4.76%
10th Percentile £13.28 £13.34 £11.25
90th Percentile £29.28 £31.05 £45.63
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £20.00
% change year-on-year - -6.50% -4.76%

Actionable Insight
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Actionable Insight as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Actionable Insight in the City of London

Actionable Insight
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Actionable Insight in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Actionable Insight in the City of London

Actionable Insight
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Actionable Insight in the City of London over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Actionable Insight in the City of London

Actionable Insight
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Actionable Insight in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Actionable Insight in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Actionable Insight 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 City of London region with a requirement for Actionable Insight.

1 20 (86.96%) Analytics
2 11 (47.83%) Marketing
3 10 (43.48%) SQL
3 10 (43.48%) Customer Insight
4 9 (39.13%) Degree
4 9 (39.13%) Data Science
5 8 (34.78%) Tableau
6 7 (30.43%) R
6 7 (30.43%) Google Analytics
6 7 (30.43%) Python
6 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Excel
6 7 (30.43%) Google
7 6 (26.09%) Decision-Making
8 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (21.74%) Retail
8 5 (21.74%) SAS
8 5 (21.74%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (21.74%) Visualisation
8 5 (21.74%) Data Visualisation
8 5 (21.74%) Statistics
9 4 (17.39%) Big Data
9 4 (17.39%) Machine Learning
9 4 (17.39%) SEO
9 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
9 4 (17.39%) CRM
9 4 (17.39%) VBA
9 4 (17.39%) Pay per click
9 4 (17.39%) User Experience
9 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (13.04%) Dashboard Development

Actionable Insight
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (21.74%) SAS
2 2 (8.70%) Apache Spark
3 1 (4.35%) Apache
3 1 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (4.35%) Chatbot
3 1 (4.35%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Google Analytics
2 2 (8.70%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon S3
3 1 (4.35%) Google Tag Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Big Data
2 3 (13.04%) Hadoop
3 2 (8.70%) Apache Hive
3 2 (8.70%) Impala
3 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.70%) MySQL
3 2 (8.70%) Power BI
4 1 (4.35%) BigQuery
4 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.35%) DB2
4 1 (4.35%) HBase
4 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.35%) OLAP
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (4.35%) Pentaho
4 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.35%) QlikView
4 1 (4.35%) Spark SQL
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.35%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (47.83%) Marketing
2 5 (21.74%) Retail
3 3 (13.04%) Finance
4 2 (8.70%) Advertising
4 2 (8.70%) French Language
4 2 (8.70%) Games
4 2 (8.70%) German Language
4 2 (8.70%) Thai Language
5 1 (4.35%) Banking
5 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Data Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Insight Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Data Scientist
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Data Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Customer Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Customer Insight Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Excel Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Marketing Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) User Researcher
5 3 (13.04%) Web Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Data Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Data Insight Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Insight Data Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Insight Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Senior User Researcher
6 2 (8.70%) Tableau Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Web Analytics Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (4.35%) Deeplearning4j
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) Kafka
2 1 (4.35%) LAMP
2 1 (4.35%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (4.35%) Lucene
2 1 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (4.35%) scikit-learn
2 1 (4.35%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (17.39%) User Experience
2 2 (8.70%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.35%) Blog
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) Analytics
2 10 (43.48%) Customer Insight
3 9 (39.13%) Data Science
4 6 (26.09%) Decision-Making
5 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (21.74%) Data Visualisation
5 5 (21.74%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (21.74%) Statistics
5 5 (21.74%) Visualisation
6 4 (17.39%) CRM
6 4 (17.39%) Machine Learning
6 4 (17.39%) Pay per click
6 4 (17.39%) SEO
7 3 (13.04%) Actionable Customer Insight
7 3 (13.04%) Dashboard Development
7 3 (13.04%) Data Strategy
7 3 (13.04%) Market Research
7 3 (13.04%) Marketing Analytics
7 3 (13.04%) Outbound Marketing
7 3 (13.04%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) SQL
2 7 (30.43%) Python
2 7 (30.43%) R
3 4 (17.39%) VBA
4 3 (13.04%) Java
4 3 (13.04%) Scala
5 1 (4.35%) C++
5 1 (4.35%) HiveQL
5 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (8.70%) Master's Degree
3 2 (8.70%) PhD
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (4.35%) MBA
4 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Actionable Recommendations
1 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.35%) GDPR
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Apache Flume
1 1 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Kibana
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Tableau
2 7 (30.43%) Google
3 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.70%) Adobe
4 2 (8.70%) Tealium
5 1 (4.35%) Cloudera
5 1 (4.35%) IBM
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle
5 1 (4.35%) Palantir
5 1 (4.35%) Splunk
5 1 (4.35%) Talend
5 1 (4.35%) Teradata
5 1 (4.35%) Twitter