Period
to 23 June 2018

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 23 June 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.

Analytics
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 41 56
Rank change year-on-year +4 +15 0
Contract jobs citing Analytics 387 311 252
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 5.58% 4.98% 3.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.39% 5.68% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 219 177
City of London median daily rate £515 £525 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.90% +15.38% -2.15%
10th Percentile £363 £349 £288
90th Percentile £688 £701 £725
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £450
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
City of London median hourly rate £35.58 £28.35 £35.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.52% -20.37% +31.27%
10th Percentile £32.70 £26.92 £21.96
90th Percentile £38.47 £29.77 £48.68
Central London median hourly rate £35.58 £28.35 £35.60
% change year-on-year +25.52% -20.37% +30.31%

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 6,053 5,472 5,797
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.27% 87.57% 87.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,815 4,234 4,658
City of London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £334 £313 £305
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £493 £463
% change year-on-year +1.52% +6.49% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 45 55
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% - -12.40%
10th Percentile £12.63 £13.13 £11.50
90th Percentile £37.86 £29.77 £49.55
Central London median hourly rate £19.25 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +13.24% -15.00% -9.60%

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 23 June 2018.

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 23 June 2018. 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 - 3 £475 -
Moorgate -6 1 £450 -18.18%
Analytics
Central London

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, 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.

1 133 (34.37%) SQL
2 114 (29.46%) Agile Software Development
3 109 (28.17%) Finance
4 94 (24.29%) Python
5 83 (21.45%) Data Analytics
6 73 (18.86%) Big Data
7 64 (16.54%) Business Intelligence
8 61 (15.76%) ETL
9 60 (15.50%) Java
10 53 (13.70%) C#
11 50 (12.92%) Google
11 50 (12.92%) Marketing
11 50 (12.92%) Hadoop
12 48 (12.40%) SQL Server
13 47 (12.14%) R
13 47 (12.14%) Analytical Skills
14 46 (11.89%) Data Warehouse
14 46 (11.89%) Amazon AWS
15 44 (11.37%) Apache Spark
16 42 (10.85%) Degree
16 42 (10.85%) JavaScript
16 42 (10.85%) Banking
17 41 (10.59%) Tableau
18 39 (10.08%) Linux
18 39 (10.08%) Microsoft
19 38 (9.82%) Data Science
20 37 (9.56%) Retail
20 37 (9.56%) Google Analytics
21 36 (9.30%) HTML
22 35 (9.04%) Machine Learning

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 44 (11.37%) Apache Spark
2 16 (4.13%) SAS
3 12 (3.10%) Apache
3 12 (3.10%) Confluence
4 8 (2.07%) SharePoint
5 7 (1.81%) Apache Pig
6 5 (1.29%) CMS
7 4 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.03%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.78%) Apache Solr
8 3 (0.78%) WordPress
9 2 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.52%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.52%) IBM HTTP Server
9 2 (0.52%) Jetty
10 1 (0.26%) Marvel
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.26%) ThingWorx
10 1 (0.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 30 (7.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (2.07%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (1.29%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.29%) SPSS
4 3 (0.78%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.26%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.26%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.26%) HipChat
6 1 (0.26%) InVision
6 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.52%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.26%) Cognos Planning
4 1 (0.26%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.26%) FastStats
4 1 (0.26%) ReMetrica
4 1 (0.26%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.26%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.26%) Sprinklr
4 1 (0.26%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.26%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 46 (11.89%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (9.56%) Google Analytics
3 30 (7.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (4.39%) Adobe Analytics
5 15 (3.88%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (2.07%) Serverless
7 7 (1.81%) Amazon Kinesis
7 7 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (1.55%) Amazon S3
9 5 (1.29%) Google Tag Manager
10 4 (1.03%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 3 (0.78%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (0.78%) Azure Data Factory
11 3 (0.78%) GitHub
12 2 (0.52%) AdWords
12 2 (0.52%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (0.52%) Data Lake Analytics
12 2 (0.52%) npm
12 2 (0.52%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
12 2 (0.52%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.29%) DNS
1 5 (1.29%) Firewall
2 4 (1.03%) DHCP
2 4 (1.03%) DKIM
2 4 (1.03%) DMARC
2 4 (1.03%) SSL
2 4 (1.03%) VPN
2 4 (1.03%) Wireshark
3 2 (0.52%) Bluetooth
3 2 (0.52%) SSH
3 2 (0.52%) Wireless
4 1 (0.26%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.26%) LAN
4 1 (0.26%) Modbus
4 1 (0.26%) MQTT
4 1 (0.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (18.86%) Big Data
2 50 (12.92%) Hadoop
3 48 (12.40%) SQL Server
4 46 (11.89%) Data Warehouse
5 33 (8.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 27 (6.98%) Apache Hive
6 27 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 26 (6.72%) Power BI
8 24 (6.20%) Relational Database
9 23 (5.94%) NoSQL
10 19 (4.91%) Amazon Redshift
11 15 (3.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 12 (3.10%) Apache Cassandra
13 11 (2.84%) HBase
14 10 (2.58%) SQL Server 2016
15 9 (2.33%) Data Lake
15 9 (2.33%) MongoDB
16 8 (2.07%) PostgreSQL
16 8 (2.07%) RDBMS
17 7 (1.81%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 29 (7.49%) JIRA
2 22 (5.68%) Git (software)
3 16 (4.13%) Jenkins
4 11 (2.84%) TeamCity
5 8 (2.07%) Cucumber
6 6 (1.55%) RStudio
6 6 (1.55%) webpack
7 5 (1.29%) JUnit
7 5 (1.29%) Maven
7 5 (1.29%) Selenium
7 5 (1.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 4 (1.03%) Fiddler
8 4 (1.03%) Grunt
8 4 (1.03%) gulp
8 4 (1.03%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.52%) Calabash
9 2 (0.52%) Crashlytics
9 2 (0.52%) Gradle
9 2 (0.52%) Jasmine
General
1 109 (28.17%) Finance
2 50 (12.92%) Marketing
3 42 (10.85%) Banking
4 37 (9.56%) Retail
5 27 (6.98%) Front Office
6 13 (3.36%) Investment Banking
7 11 (2.84%) Financial Institution
8 9 (2.33%) Legal
9 8 (2.07%) Advertising
10 6 (1.55%) Law
11 5 (1.29%) Games
12 3 (0.78%) French Language
12 3 (0.78%) German Language
12 3 (0.78%) Thai Language
13 2 (0.52%) Back Office
13 2 (0.52%) Telecoms
14 1 (0.26%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.26%) Publishing
14 1 (0.26%) Russian Language
14 1 (0.26%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 88 (22.74%) Developer
2 83 (21.45%) Analyst
3 39 (10.08%) Data Engineer
4 29 (7.49%) Consultant
5 25 (6.46%) Data Analyst
6 22 (5.68%) Architect
7 20 (5.17%) Big Data Engineer
7 20 (5.17%) Insight Analyst
8 19 (4.91%) C# Developer
9 18 (4.65%) Analytics Consultant
10 17 (4.39%) Business Analyst
11 16 (4.13%) Data Insight Analyst
11 16 (4.13%) Insight Data Analyst
12 15 (3.88%) Data Consultant
12 15 (3.88%) Senior Developer
13 14 (3.62%) Java Developer
13 14 (3.62%) Python Engineer
13 14 (3.62%) SQL Analyst
13 14 (3.62%) User Researcher
14 13 (3.36%) Data Analytics Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (9.30%) HTML
2 32 (8.27%) .NET
3 21 (5.43%) REST
4 16 (4.13%) AngularJS
4 16 (4.13%) CSS
5 13 (3.36%) HTML5
6 12 (3.10%) Kafka
7 11 (2.84%) React
7 11 (2.84%) WPF
8 10 (2.58%) ASP.NET
8 10 (2.58%) Web Services
9 9 (2.33%) jQuery
9 9 (2.33%) scikit-learn
9 9 (2.33%) SOAP
9 9 (2.33%) WCF
10 8 (2.07%) Spring
11 7 (1.81%) Entity Framework
11 7 (1.81%) Node.js
11 7 (1.81%) Sass
12 6 (1.55%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 47 (12.14%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (9.04%) User Experience
3 17 (4.39%) Self-Motivation
4 14 (3.62%) Fixed Income
4 14 (3.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 14 (3.62%) Management Information System
5 13 (3.36%) Algorithms
6 12 (3.10%) Greenfield Project
7 11 (2.84%) Blog
7 11 (2.84%) Computer Science
8 9 (2.33%) Derivative
8 9 (2.33%) Equities
8 9 (2.33%) Social Media
9 8 (2.07%) Credit Risk
9 8 (2.07%) Data Structures
9 8 (2.07%) Market Risk
10 7 (1.81%) Fintech
11 6 (1.55%) Data Centre
11 6 (1.55%) Grid Computing
12 5 (1.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 39 (10.08%) Linux
2 13 (3.36%) Windows
3 11 (2.84%) Unix
4 8 (2.07%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.03%) DC/OS
6 3 (0.78%) Android
6 3 (0.78%) CentOS
6 3 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.78%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.52%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.26%) VMS
8 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (29.46%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (21.45%) Data Analytics
3 64 (16.54%) Business Intelligence
4 61 (15.76%) ETL
5 38 (9.82%) Data Science
6 35 (9.04%) Machine Learning
7 33 (8.53%) Scrum
7 33 (8.53%) Visualisation
8 31 (8.01%) E-Commerce
9 29 (7.49%) DevOps
9 29 (7.49%) Problem-Solving
9 29 (7.49%) Stakeholder Management
10 28 (7.24%) Web Analytics
11 27 (6.98%) Project Management
12 25 (6.46%) Actionable Insight
12 25 (6.46%) Data Analysis
12 25 (6.46%) Data Modelling
13 22 (5.68%) TDD
14 21 (5.43%) Decision-Making
15 20 (5.17%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 133 (34.37%) SQL
2 94 (24.29%) Python
3 60 (15.50%) Java
4 53 (13.70%) C#
5 47 (12.14%) R
6 42 (10.85%) JavaScript
7 26 (6.72%) VBA
8 23 (5.94%) Scala
8 23 (5.94%) T-SQL
9 16 (4.13%) C
10 15 (3.88%) C++
11 10 (2.58%) Ruby
12 9 (2.33%) Bash Shell
12 9 (2.33%) VB.NET
13 8 (2.07%) MATLAB
13 8 (2.07%) Shell Script
14 6 (1.55%) Java 8
14 6 (1.55%) PowerShell
14 6 (1.55%) TypeScript
15 5 (1.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (10.85%) Degree
2 12 (3.10%) Numerate Degree
3 9 (2.33%) PhD
3 9 (2.33%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.81%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (1.81%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.29%) CISM
5 5 (1.29%) CISSP
6 3 (0.78%) AWS Certification
6 3 (0.78%) CCNA
6 3 (0.78%) CISA
6 3 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.52%) CCA
7 2 (0.52%) CCSA
7 2 (0.52%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.52%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.52%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.26%) CAPM
8 1 (0.26%) CEH
8 1 (0.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.65%) QA
2 14 (3.62%) Data Quality
3 11 (2.84%) GDPR
4 7 (1.81%) Solvency II
5 5 (1.29%) GCP
6 3 (0.78%) MiFID
6 3 (0.78%) PMO
6 3 (0.78%) SLA
7 2 (0.52%) EMIR
7 2 (0.52%) IFRS
7 2 (0.52%) IFRS 9
7 2 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (5.94%) HDFS
2 15 (3.88%) Docker
3 7 (1.81%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.81%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 13 (3.36%) Kubernetes
2 8 (2.07%) Ansible
2 8 (2.07%) Terraform
3 7 (1.81%) Hadoop YARN
4 4 (1.03%) Mesos
4 4 (1.03%) Nessus
4 4 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.78%) Kibana
5 3 (0.78%) Puppet
6 2 (0.52%) CASB
6 2 (0.52%) Control-M
6 2 (0.52%) HP ALM
6 2 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.52%) Matomo
6 2 (0.52%) Oozie
6 2 (0.52%) rkt
6 2 (0.52%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 1 (0.26%) Grafana
7 1 (0.26%) HockeyApp
7 1 (0.26%) Packer
Vendors
1 50 (12.92%) Google
2 41 (10.59%) Tableau
3 39 (10.08%) Microsoft
4 21 (5.43%) Adobe
5 16 (4.13%) Oracle
6 10 (2.58%) Alteryx
7 9 (2.33%) Cloudera
7 9 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (2.07%) SAP
8 8 (2.07%) Splunk
8 8 (2.07%) Tealium
9 7 (1.81%) Bloomberg
10 6 (1.55%) Calypso
10 6 (1.55%) Cisco
10 6 (1.55%) Hortonworks
10 6 (1.55%) IBM
10 6 (1.55%) Reuters
11 5 (1.29%) MapR
12 4 (1.03%) Informatica
12 4 (1.03%) Palo Alto