Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 239 237 221
Rank change year-on-year -2 -16 +48
Contract jobs citing Actionable Insight 12 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.17% 0.15% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.16% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 13
City of London median daily rate £425 £550 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.73% +69.23% -6.47%
10th Percentile £320 £349 £214
90th Percentile £591 £775 £558
Central London median daily rate £375 £500 £350
% change year-on-year -25.00% +42.86% +0.72%
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 5,996 6,119 5,848
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 86.51% 89.22% 87.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,771 4,828 4,682
City of London median daily rate £510 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £675 £663
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 54 53
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £19.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.12% -0.40%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.31 £11.25
90th Percentile £30.45 £31.28 £54.03
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -1.58% -5.00%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 10 (83.33%) Analytics
2 7 (58.33%) Marketing
2 7 (58.33%) Degree
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) Customer Insight
4 5 (41.67%) Data Science
5 4 (33.33%) Big Data
5 4 (33.33%) Tableau
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (33.33%) CRM
5 4 (33.33%) Retail
6 3 (25.00%) Statistics
6 3 (25.00%) SAS
6 3 (25.00%) Python
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (25.00%) Finance
6 3 (25.00%) Visualisation
6 3 (25.00%) R
6 3 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (25.00%) Decision-Making
7 2 (16.67%) User Experience
7 2 (16.67%) Predictive Modelling
7 2 (16.67%) Machine Learning
7 2 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
7 2 (16.67%) Multichannel Retail
7 2 (16.67%) Master's Degree
7 2 (16.67%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (16.67%) Actionable Customer Insight
7 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence

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 3 (25.00%) SAS
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (8.33%) Chatbot
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (8.33%) Open Workbench
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Google Analytics
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) SNA
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
1 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Big Data
2 2 (16.67%) Hadoop
3 1 (8.33%) Apache Hive
3 1 (8.33%) BigQuery
3 1 (8.33%) CouchDB
3 1 (8.33%) Impala
3 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) Power BI
3 1 (8.33%) QlikView
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) Spark SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Sqoop
General
1 7 (58.33%) Marketing
2 4 (33.33%) Retail
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (8.33%) Advertising
4 1 (8.33%) Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Games
4 1 (8.33%) Legal
4 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Insight Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Customer Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Customer Insight Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Data Scientist
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Data Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Analytics Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Excel Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Machine Learning Scientist
4 1 (8.33%) Marketing Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Network Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Data Scientist
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Insight Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Deeplearning4j
1 1 (8.33%) Lucene
1 1 (8.33%) Natural Language Processing
1 1 (8.33%) scikit-learn
1 1 (8.33%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) User Experience
3 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (8.33%) Animation
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) PMI
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Analytics
2 5 (41.67%) Customer Insight
2 5 (41.67%) Data Science
3 4 (33.33%) CRM
4 3 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (25.00%) Decision-Making
4 3 (25.00%) Statistics
4 3 (25.00%) Visualisation
5 2 (16.67%) Actionable Customer Insight
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
5 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 2 (16.67%) Economics
5 2 (16.67%) Machine Learning
5 2 (16.67%) Market Research
5 2 (16.67%) Multichannel Retail
5 2 (16.67%) Pay per click
5 2 (16.67%) Predictive Modelling
6 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Python
2 3 (25.00%) R
3 2 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) Scala
3 2 (16.67%) VBA
4 1 (8.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) Master's Degree
2 2 (16.67%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (8.33%) MBA
3 1 (8.33%) PhD
3 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Actionable Recommendations
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Tableau
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Google
4 1 (8.33%) Adobe
4 1 (8.33%) Palantir
4 1 (8.33%) Teradata