Period
to 21 April 2019

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 21 April 2019 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
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 27 40 42
Rank change year-on-year +13 +2 +12
Contract jobs citing Analytics 457 383 289
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 6.78% 5.44% 4.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.63% 6.13% 5.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 294 207
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £375 £363 £317
90th Percentile £650 £719 £696
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £513
% change year-on-year - +2.44% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
City of London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.25 £28.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.58% -0.34% -20.37%
10th Percentile £31.15 £22.51 £26.92
90th Percentile £37.05 £36.15 £29.77
Central London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.25 £28.35
% change year-on-year +18.58% -0.34% -20.37%

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 5,992 6,246 5,392
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.86% 88.70% 87.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,622 4,948 4,203
City of London median daily rate £525 £510 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +4.08% +3.16%
10th Percentile £325 £335 £313
90th Percentile £675 £700 £663
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 93 44
City of London median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -4.07% -3.55%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.94 £13.50
90th Percentile £56.50 £45.20 £29.77
Central London median hourly rate £22.25 £21.00 £17.44
% change year-on-year +5.95% +20.41% -18.28%

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in the City of London

Analytics
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 Analytics in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytics in the City of London

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in the City of London

Analytics
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 Analytics in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytics in the City of London

Analytics
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the City of London region over the 6 months to 21 April 2019. 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
London Bridge -16 40 £550 +15.79%
Analytics
Central London

For the 6 months to 21 April 2019, 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.

1 170 (37.20%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (36.32%) SQL
3 149 (32.60%) Finance
4 110 (24.07%) Big Data
5 101 (22.10%) Data Science
6 89 (19.47%) Data Warehouse
7 84 (18.38%) Data Modelling
8 83 (18.16%) Data Analytics
9 82 (17.94%) Machine Learning
10 81 (17.72%) Business Intelligence
11 77 (16.85%) Python
12 74 (16.19%) Apache Spark
13 71 (15.54%) Hadoop
14 63 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
14 63 (13.79%) Banking
15 62 (13.57%) Analytical Skills
15 62 (13.57%) Java
15 62 (13.57%) JavaScript
16 58 (12.69%) Google
16 58 (12.69%) Data Quality
17 56 (12.25%) Kafka
17 56 (12.25%) Microsoft
18 53 (11.60%) Star Schema
19 51 (11.16%) Apache Hive
20 49 (10.72%) Marketing
20 49 (10.72%) Amazon AWS
21 48 (10.50%) Google Analytics
21 48 (10.50%) Scrum
22 46 (10.07%) Problem-Solving
23 45 (9.85%) Degree

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 74 (16.19%) Apache Spark
2 11 (2.41%) SAS
3 9 (1.97%) CMS
4 8 (1.75%) Apache
4 8 (1.75%) Confluence
5 4 (0.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (0.88%) Jupyter
6 3 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.66%) Marvel
6 3 (0.66%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.44%) JBoss
7 2 (0.44%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.22%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.22%) Blackboard Learn
8 1 (0.22%) Moodle
8 1 (0.22%) nginx
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.22%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 24 (5.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.31%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.88%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.88%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.66%) InVision
4 3 (0.66%) SPSS
4 3 (0.66%) Stata
5 2 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.44%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.22%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.22%) Weka
Business Applications
1 5 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (1.09%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (0.66%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (0.44%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.44%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.44%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.44%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.22%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.22%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.22%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 63 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 49 (10.72%) Amazon AWS
3 48 (10.50%) Google Analytics
4 17 (3.72%) Google Cloud Platform
5 16 (3.50%) Adobe Analytics
6 11 (2.41%) GitHub
7 10 (2.19%) Azure Data Factory
8 7 (1.53%) Data Lake Analytics
8 7 (1.53%) Serverless
9 6 (1.31%) Amazon EMR
10 5 (1.09%) Amazon Kinesis
10 5 (1.09%) Azure Active Directory
11 4 (0.88%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.88%) AWS Lambda
11 4 (0.88%) Firebase
12 3 (0.66%) Azure Functions
12 3 (0.66%) Google Tag Manager
12 3 (0.66%) PaaS
12 3 (0.66%) SaaS
13 2 (0.44%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.88%) Firewall
2 3 (0.66%) HTTP
2 3 (0.66%) Internet
3 2 (0.44%) SSL
4 1 (0.22%) BIG-IP
4 1 (0.22%) Cisco Firepower
4 1 (0.22%) DNS
4 1 (0.22%) FTP
4 1 (0.22%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.22%) LAN
4 1 (0.22%) SCCP
4 1 (0.22%) Sourcefire
4 1 (0.22%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.22%) VPN
4 1 (0.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (24.07%) Big Data
2 89 (19.47%) Data Warehouse
3 71 (15.54%) Hadoop
4 53 (11.60%) Star Schema
5 51 (11.16%) Apache Hive
6 42 (9.19%) OLAP
7 40 (8.75%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 40 (8.75%) OLAP Cube
7 40 (8.75%) SQL Server
8 31 (6.78%) Power BI
9 22 (4.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 21 (4.60%) Data Lake
11 18 (3.94%) NoSQL
12 15 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
13 13 (2.84%) MySQL
13 13 (2.84%) Relational Database
14 11 (2.41%) BigQuery
14 11 (2.41%) KDB
14 11 (2.41%) Oracle BI EE
14 11 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 34 (7.44%) Git (software)
2 21 (4.60%) Jenkins
3 19 (4.16%) JIRA
4 10 (2.19%) TeamCity
4 10 (2.19%) Visual Studio Team System
5 6 (1.31%) Grunt
5 6 (1.31%) gulp
6 5 (1.09%) Axure RP
6 5 (1.09%) ERwin
6 5 (1.09%) PostCSS
6 5 (1.09%) SpecFlow
6 5 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (1.09%) webpack
7 4 (0.88%) CircleCI
7 4 (0.88%) GitLab
7 4 (0.88%) Maven
7 4 (0.88%) Subversion
7 4 (0.88%) Travis CI
7 4 (0.88%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.66%) git-flow
General
1 149 (32.60%) Finance
2 63 (13.79%) Banking
3 49 (10.72%) Marketing
4 38 (8.32%) Front Office
5 25 (5.47%) Retail
6 11 (2.41%) Investment Banking
7 8 (1.75%) Advertising
8 6 (1.31%) Legal
9 5 (1.09%) Spanish Language
10 4 (0.88%) Dutch Language
10 4 (0.88%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.88%) French Language
10 4 (0.88%) German Language
10 4 (0.88%) Italian Language
10 4 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.88%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.66%) International Banking
11 3 (0.66%) Publishing
11 3 (0.66%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 120 (26.26%) Developer
2 63 (13.79%) Data Engineer
3 56 (12.25%) Analyst
4 41 (8.97%) Hadoop Engineer
5 33 (7.22%) Java Developer
6 30 (6.56%) Data Scientist
7 29 (6.35%) Consultant
8 28 (6.13%) Front Office Developer
9 24 (5.25%) Architect
10 16 (3.50%) Senior Developer
11 15 (3.28%) Data Analyst
11 15 (3.28%) Product Owner
11 15 (3.28%) Solutions Architect
12 14 (3.06%) Designer
13 12 (2.63%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 11 (2.41%) .NET Developer
14 11 (2.41%) Implementation Analyst
14 11 (2.41%) Python Developer
15 10 (2.19%) Project Manager
15 10 (2.19%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (12.25%) Kafka
2 37 (8.10%) HTML
3 25 (5.47%) CSS
4 15 (3.28%) .NET
5 14 (3.06%) AngularJS
5 14 (3.06%) NumPy
6 13 (2.84%) REST
7 12 (2.63%) HTML5
7 12 (2.63%) Natural Language Processing
7 12 (2.63%) Pandas
7 12 (2.63%) React
7 12 (2.63%) RESTful
8 11 (2.41%) Node.js
8 11 (2.41%) Sass
9 10 (2.19%) Redux
10 9 (1.97%) LESS
10 9 (1.97%) scikit-learn
10 9 (1.97%) TensorFlow
11 8 (1.75%) GraphQL
11 8 (1.75%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 62 (13.57%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (7.00%) User Experience
3 31 (6.78%) Derivative
3 31 (6.78%) Equities
4 29 (6.35%) Equity Derivative
5 19 (4.16%) Fintech
6 16 (3.50%) Algorithms
7 10 (2.19%) Data Structures
7 10 (2.19%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.75%) Blog
8 8 (1.75%) Social Media
9 6 (1.31%) Data Protection Act
9 6 (1.31%) Self-Motivation
10 5 (1.09%) Reinsurance
11 4 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
11 4 (0.88%) iPad
11 4 (0.88%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.88%) NHS
12 3 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (0.66%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 25 (5.47%) Linux
2 13 (2.84%) Unix
3 6 (1.31%) Windows
4 2 (0.44%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.22%) CentOS
5 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.22%) tvOS
5 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.22%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (37.20%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (22.10%) Data Science
3 84 (18.38%) Data Modelling
4 83 (18.16%) Data Analytics
5 82 (17.94%) Machine Learning
6 81 (17.72%) Business Intelligence
7 48 (10.50%) Scrum
8 46 (10.07%) Problem-Solving
9 44 (9.63%) Decision-Making
10 40 (8.75%) ETL
10 40 (8.75%) SQL Optimisation
10 40 (8.75%) Visualisation
11 38 (8.32%) Stakeholder Management
12 31 (6.78%) E-Commerce
13 30 (6.56%) Multithreading
14 27 (5.91%) Data Management
15 26 (5.69%) Data Analysis
15 26 (5.69%) Data Visualisation
15 26 (5.69%) Statistics
16 25 (5.47%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 166 (36.32%) SQL
2 77 (16.85%) Python
3 62 (13.57%) Java
3 62 (13.57%) JavaScript
4 25 (5.47%) C#
4 25 (5.47%) R
5 23 (5.03%) T-SQL
6 12 (2.63%) TypeScript
7 10 (2.19%) Bash Shell
8 9 (1.97%) PL/SQL
8 9 (1.97%) Scala
8 9 (1.97%) VBA
9 7 (1.53%) PowerShell
10 6 (1.31%) C++
10 6 (1.31%) Perl
11 5 (1.09%) MATLAB
11 5 (1.09%) Shell Script
12 4 (0.88%) ES6
12 4 (0.88%) Kotlin
12 4 (0.88%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (9.85%) Degree
2 12 (2.63%) Master's Degree
3 8 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (1.53%) Numerate Degree
4 7 (1.53%) Security Cleared
5 6 (1.31%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.09%) PhD
7 4 (0.88%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.66%) CISSP
8 3 (0.66%) PMP
9 2 (0.44%) CITP
9 2 (0.44%) MBCS
10 1 (0.22%) CEH
10 1 (0.22%) CISA
10 1 (0.22%) CISM
10 1 (0.22%) ISEB
10 1 (0.22%) ISSAP
10 1 (0.22%) MBA
10 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.22%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (12.69%) Data Quality
2 8 (1.75%) GDPR
3 7 (1.53%) QA
4 2 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.44%) PMO
4 2 (0.44%) SLA
5 1 (0.22%) Basel III
5 1 (0.22%) IFRS
5 1 (0.22%) IFRS 9
5 1 (0.22%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.22%) Solvency II
System Software
1 23 (5.03%) Docker
2 6 (1.31%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (1.31%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (1.09%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.44%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 40 (8.75%) Oozie
2 10 (2.19%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.66%) Kibana
3 3 (0.66%) Terraform
4 2 (0.44%) Ansible
4 2 (0.44%) Puppet
5 1 (0.22%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.22%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.22%) Grafana
5 1 (0.22%) HP ALM
5 1 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.22%) Istio
5 1 (0.22%) Nagios
5 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.22%) QRadar
5 1 (0.22%) rkt
5 1 (0.22%) SCOM
5 1 (0.22%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 58 (12.69%) Google
2 56 (12.25%) Microsoft
3 34 (7.44%) Adobe
4 28 (6.13%) Tableau
5 17 (3.72%) Oracle
6 15 (3.28%) Salesforce.com
7 11 (2.41%) IBM
7 11 (2.41%) Marketo
8 10 (2.19%) SAP
9 9 (1.97%) Cloudera
9 9 (1.97%) Cognos
10 8 (1.75%) Pardot
11 7 (1.53%) Splunk
12 6 (1.31%) Hortonworks
13 5 (1.09%) Alteryx
13 5 (1.09%) AppDynamics
14 3 (0.66%) Databricks
14 3 (0.66%) Facebook
14 3 (0.66%) ServiceNow
14 3 (0.66%) Workday