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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytics over the 6 months to 24 May 2022 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.

Analytics
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 39 17 30
Rank change year-on-year -22 +13 -2
Contract jobs citing Analytics 229 245 192
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 5.47% 8.62% 6.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.99% 9.41% 6.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 133 149
10th Percentile £366 £308 £359
25th Percentile £486 £413 £424
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £570 £525 £500
Median % change year-on-year +8.57% +5.00% -4.76%
75th Percentile £675 £638 £588
90th Percentile £746 £750 £675
Central London median daily rate £575 £525 £520
% change year-on-year +9.52% +0.96% -0.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 1
10th Percentile £12.50 - -
25th Percentile £17.94 £8.00 £39.10
Median hourly rate £38.00 £20.00 £41.40
Median % change year-on-year +90.00% -51.69% -7.10%
75th Percentile £47.75 £37.25 £43.70
90th Percentile £50.75 £48.20 -
Central London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.00 £35.73
% change year-on-year +18.75% -10.43% -19.84%

Analytics 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 3,821 2,604 2,803
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.35% 91.59% 88.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,889 1,889 2,083
10th Percentile £388 £340 £338
25th Percentile £475 £431 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £515
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% +1.94% -1.90%
75th Percentile £688 £628 £603
90th Percentile £775 £713 £675
Central London median daily rate £570 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +8.57% +5.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 28 50
10th Percentile £18.50 £8.00 £12.42
25th Percentile £21.00 £12.28 £14.41
Median hourly rate £40.00 £22.98 £24.06
Median % change year-on-year +74.10% -4.51% +21.82%
75th Percentile £52.63 £28.94 £39.13
90th Percentile £62.50 £38.98 £52.33
Central London median hourly rate £40.50 £20.00 £24.31
% change year-on-year +102.50% -17.73% +21.55%

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Analytics as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in the City of London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Analytics in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Analytics in the City of London

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Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Analytics in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Analytics in the City of London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Analytics in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Analytics in the City of London

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Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Analytics in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 May 2022.

Hourly rate histogram for Analytics in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 May 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Analytics 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 Analytics.

1 85 (37.12%) Finance
2 74 (32.31%) Agile
3 65 (28.38%) Python
4 60 (26.20%) SQL
5 52 (22.71%) Azure
6 51 (22.27%) Data Analytics
7 45 (19.65%) DevOps
8 44 (19.21%) AWS
9 42 (18.34%) Business Intelligence
10 41 (17.90%) Visualisation
11 40 (17.47%) Social Skills
12 37 (16.16%) Analytical Skills
12 37 (16.16%) Big Data
13 34 (14.85%) Microsoft
14 31 (13.54%) Banking
15 30 (13.10%) ETL
16 28 (12.23%) Data Analysis
16 28 (12.23%) Power Platform
17 27 (11.79%) Power BI
18 26 (11.35%) Problem-Solving
18 26 (11.35%) Data Pipeline
18 26 (11.35%) JIRA
19 25 (10.92%) Google
19 25 (10.92%) Data Science
20 24 (10.48%) CI/CD
20 24 (10.48%) Git (software)
21 23 (10.04%) Data Modelling
21 23 (10.04%) Data Warehouse
21 23 (10.04%) Java
22 22 (9.61%) Oracle

Analytics
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 16 (6.99%) Apache Spark
2 7 (3.06%) Apache Airflow
3 6 (2.62%) Confluence
4 5 (2.18%) CMS
4 5 (2.18%) Luigi
5 4 (1.75%) Apache Solr
5 4 (1.75%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (1.31%) Apache
6 3 (1.31%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.87%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.87%) Drupal
7 2 (0.87%) IIS
7 2 (0.87%) JBoss
7 2 (0.87%) SAS
8 1 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.44%) Jupyter
8 1 (0.44%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (6.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.31%) Adobe XD
3 3 (1.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.31%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.87%) SPSS
5 1 (0.44%) InVision
5 1 (0.44%) Sketch
5 1 (0.44%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 5 (2.18%) SAP BPC
1 5 (2.18%) SAP CO
1 5 (2.18%) SAP FI
1 5 (2.18%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (0.87%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 2 (0.87%) WebTrends
2 2 (0.87%) Workfront
3 1 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (0.44%) SAP FI-GL
3 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.44%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 52 (22.71%) Azure
2 44 (19.21%) AWS
3 28 (12.23%) Power Platform
4 19 (8.30%) Google Analytics
5 18 (7.86%) GCP
6 12 (5.24%) PaaS
7 11 (4.80%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (3.93%) IaaS
9 8 (3.49%) Amazon EMR
9 8 (3.49%) Amazon SQS
9 8 (3.49%) Azure Monitor
9 8 (3.49%) GitHub
9 8 (3.49%) SaaS
10 6 (2.62%) Azure Active Directory
11 5 (2.18%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 5 (2.18%) Azure Data Factory
11 5 (2.18%) Force.com
12 4 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (1.75%) Google Data Studio
12 4 (1.75%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.75%) Internet
2 2 (0.87%) Intranet
3 1 (0.44%) DNS
3 1 (0.44%) HTTP
3 1 (0.44%) LAN
3 1 (0.44%) Network Security
3 1 (0.44%) SMS
3 1 (0.44%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.44%) WAN
3 1 (0.44%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (16.16%) Big Data
2 27 (11.79%) Power BI
3 23 (10.04%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (7.42%) SQL Server
5 15 (6.55%) Hadoop
6 14 (6.11%) Data Mining
6 14 (6.11%) Tableau
7 11 (4.80%) MySQL
7 11 (4.80%) Relational Database
8 10 (4.37%) Data Lake
9 9 (3.93%) NoSQL
10 7 (3.06%) Amazon Athena
10 7 (3.06%) Amazon Redshift
10 7 (3.06%) Apache Hive
10 7 (3.06%) BigQuery
10 7 (3.06%) Spotfire
11 6 (2.62%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (2.62%) Qlik Sense
11 6 (2.62%) RDBMS
12 5 (2.18%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 26 (11.35%) JIRA
2 24 (10.48%) Git (software)
3 11 (4.80%) TeamCity
4 8 (3.49%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.18%) PowerDesigner
5 5 (2.18%) Visual Studio
6 4 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.31%) IBM UrbanCode
7 3 (1.31%) Maven
7 3 (1.31%) Mockito
7 3 (1.31%) Subversion
7 3 (1.31%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (0.87%) CircleCI
8 2 (0.87%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.44%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.44%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.44%) ERwin
9 1 (0.44%) Grunt
9 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 85 (37.12%) Finance
2 40 (17.47%) Social Skills
3 37 (16.16%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (13.54%) Banking
5 18 (7.86%) Legal
6 15 (6.55%) Financial Institution
7 14 (6.11%) Presentation Skills
8 12 (5.24%) Front Office
9 10 (4.37%) Investment Banking
10 9 (3.93%) Marketing
10 9 (3.93%) Public Sector
10 9 (3.93%) Retail
11 8 (3.49%) Influencing Skills
12 4 (1.75%) International Banking
12 4 (1.75%) Law
12 4 (1.75%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.87%) Documentation Skills
13 2 (0.87%) German Language
13 2 (0.87%) Organisational Skills
13 2 (0.87%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 50 (21.83%) Developer
2 45 (19.65%) Analyst
3 21 (9.17%) Data Engineer
4 19 (8.30%) Architect
5 18 (7.86%) Data Analyst
6 10 (4.37%) Data Scientist
6 10 (4.37%) Solutions Architect
7 9 (3.93%) DevOps Engineer
7 9 (3.93%) Senior Developer
8 8 (3.49%) Product Owner
8 8 (3.49%) Python Developer
9 7 (3.06%) Business Analyst
9 7 (3.06%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 7 (3.06%) Cloud Engineer
9 7 (3.06%) Data Architect
9 7 (3.06%) Project Manager
10 6 (2.62%) Azure Engineer
10 6 (2.62%) Big Data Engineer
10 6 (2.62%) Python Developer - Fintech
10 6 (2.62%) User Experience Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.24%) RESTful
2 11 (4.80%) .NET
2 11 (4.80%) Kafka
3 10 (4.37%) CSS
4 9 (3.93%) AngularJS
4 9 (3.93%) HTML
4 9 (3.93%) SQLAlchemy
5 7 (3.06%) TensorFlow
6 6 (2.62%) REST
7 5 (2.18%) HTML5
7 5 (2.18%) JSON
7 5 (2.18%) PyTorch
7 5 (2.18%) Web Services
7 5 (2.18%) XML
8 4 (1.75%) Ajax
8 4 (1.75%) COM
8 4 (1.75%) CSS3
8 4 (1.75%) PySpark
8 4 (1.75%) React
9 3 (1.31%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.86%) User Experience
2 15 (6.55%) Hedge funds
3 14 (6.11%) Derivative
4 11 (4.80%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.49%) Credit Risk
6 6 (2.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (2.62%) Linux Command Line
6 6 (2.62%) Market Risk
6 6 (2.62%) Security Operations Centre
6 6 (2.62%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (2.18%) Equities
7 5 (2.18%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (2.18%) Social Media
8 4 (1.75%) Fixed Income
9 3 (1.31%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.31%) Grid Computing
9 3 (1.31%) PMI
9 3 (1.31%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.31%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.42%) Linux
2 11 (4.80%) Unix
3 8 (3.49%) Windows
4 5 (2.18%) VMS
5 3 (1.31%) Android
6 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.44%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (32.31%) Agile
2 51 (22.27%) Data Analytics
3 45 (19.65%) DevOps
4 42 (18.34%) Business Intelligence
5 41 (17.90%) Visualisation
6 30 (13.10%) ETL
7 28 (12.23%) Data Analysis
8 26 (11.35%) Data Pipeline
8 26 (11.35%) Problem-Solving
9 25 (10.92%) Data Science
10 24 (10.48%) CI/CD
11 23 (10.04%) Data Modelling
12 21 (9.17%) Project Management
13 18 (7.86%) Fintech
14 17 (7.42%) Data Engineering
15 16 (6.99%) Data Management
15 16 (6.99%) Data Protection
16 15 (6.55%) Data Visualisation
16 15 (6.55%) Machine Learning
16 15 (6.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 65 (28.38%) Python
2 60 (26.20%) SQL
3 23 (10.04%) Java
4 15 (6.55%) JavaScript
4 15 (6.55%) R
5 10 (4.37%) C#
6 9 (3.93%) Scala
7 8 (3.49%) PowerShell
8 5 (2.18%) Bash
8 5 (2.18%) C++
8 5 (2.18%) TypeScript
9 4 (1.75%) PHP
9 4 (1.75%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.75%) Ruby
10 3 (1.31%) Go
10 3 (1.31%) Kotlin
10 3 (1.31%) Perl
11 2 (0.87%) Bicep
11 2 (0.87%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.87%) XPath
Qualifications
1 11 (4.80%) Security Cleared
2 10 (4.37%) SC Cleared
3 8 (3.49%) Degree
4 5 (2.18%) TOGAF Certification
5 4 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.31%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.31%) PMP
7 2 (0.87%) ISEB
7 2 (0.87%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.87%) PhD
8 1 (0.44%) MCITP
8 1 (0.44%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.99%) GDPR
2 13 (5.68%) Data Quality
3 10 (4.37%) QA
4 5 (2.18%) Accessibility
5 3 (1.31%) P3O
6 1 (0.44%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.44%) CDISC
6 1 (0.44%) ISO 20022
6 1 (0.44%) LOINC
6 1 (0.44%) PMO
6 1 (0.44%) SEPA
6 1 (0.44%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 17 (7.42%) Docker
2 5 (2.18%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.87%) HDFS
3 2 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.44%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (9.61%) Terraform
2 14 (6.11%) Kubernetes
3 10 (4.37%) Ansible
4 5 (2.18%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 5 (2.18%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 3 (1.31%) Control-M
5 3 (1.31%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (1.31%) Oozie
6 2 (0.87%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.44%) Grafana
7 1 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.44%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.44%) Kibana
7 1 (0.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (14.85%) Microsoft
2 25 (10.92%) Google
3 22 (9.61%) Oracle
4 9 (3.93%) SAP
5 7 (3.06%) Alteryx
6 6 (2.62%) Adobe
6 6 (2.62%) Databricks
7 5 (2.18%) BiZZdesign
8 4 (1.75%) Anaplan
8 4 (1.75%) Blue Prism
8 4 (1.75%) Concur
8 4 (1.75%) Informatica
9 3 (1.31%) Artemis
9 3 (1.31%) CA Agile Central
9 3 (1.31%) Splunk
10 2 (0.87%) Citrix
10 2 (0.87%) FIS
10 2 (0.87%) Rogue Wave
10 2 (0.87%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.87%) Sparx