Period
to 19 June 2021

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 19 June 2021 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
19 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 20 28 25
Rank change year-on-year +8 -3 +14
Contract jobs citing Analytics 250 173 447
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 8.34% 6.18% 6.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.19% 7.08% 7.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 139 362
10th Percentile £313 £350 £406
25th Percentile £414 £414 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £525
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +2.19%
75th Percentile £625 £588 £600
90th Percentile £743 £678 £650
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £525
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 3
10th Percentile " " £34.46
25th Percentile £8.00 £39.10 £37.39
Median hourly rate £20.00 £41.40 £44.57
Median % change year-on-year -51.69% -7.10% +25.25%
75th Percentile £37.25 £43.70 £47.99
90th Percentile £48.20 " £48.67
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £35.73 £44.57
% change year-on-year -44.02% -19.84% +25.25%

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 2,720 2,445 5,779
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 90.70% 87.29% 89.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,990 1,820 4,493
10th Percentile £357 £331 £350
25th Percentile £445 £413 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £515 £525
Median % change year-on-year +6.80% -1.90% +2.44%
75th Percentile £638 £601 £600
90th Percentile £719 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £546 £500 £525
% change year-on-year +9.25% -4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 44 62
10th Percentile £8.00 £12.42 £11.25
25th Percentile £12.38 £14.28 £12.82
Median hourly rate £24.23 £24.50 £20.25
Median % change year-on-year -1.12% +20.99% +8.29%
75th Percentile £32.85 £40.36 £37.35
90th Percentile £42.33 £52.85 £44.80
Central London median hourly rate £22.50 £26.00 £20.65
% change year-on-year -13.46% +25.94% +7.95%

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

Analytics
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

Analytics
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 19 June 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Analytics in the City of London

Analytics
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 19 June 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for Analytics in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 June 2021, 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.

1 102 (40.80%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (39.20%) Business Intelligence
3 97 (38.80%) SQL
4 82 (32.80%) Azure
5 81 (32.40%) Finance
6 74 (29.60%) Python
7 68 (27.20%) Social Skills
8 64 (25.60%) Power Platform
8 64 (25.60%) Power BI
9 61 (24.40%) DevOps
10 59 (23.60%) Data Analysis
11 53 (21.20%) Visualisation
12 52 (20.80%) Problem-Solving
13 51 (20.40%) Data Warehouse
14 50 (20.00%) Microsoft
15 49 (19.60%) .NET
16 48 (19.20%) Continuous Improvement
16 48 (19.20%) Mentoring
17 47 (18.80%) Data Science
18 46 (18.40%) TDD
19 45 (18.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
20 44 (17.60%) SQL Server
20 44 (17.60%) Octopus Deploy
21 43 (17.20%) Analytical Skills
22 41 (16.40%) Management Information System
23 40 (16.00%) JavaScript
23 40 (16.00%) Degree
24 38 (15.20%) Asset Management
24 38 (15.20%) Tableau
25 36 (14.40%) C#

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 27 (10.80%) SharePoint
2 18 (7.20%) Jupyter
3 15 (6.00%) Apache Spark
4 7 (2.80%) SAS
5 6 (2.40%) Apache
6 3 (1.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.40%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.40%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.40%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.40%) WebLogic
Applications
1 28 (11.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (7.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.20%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.80%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.80%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.40%) SPSS
5 1 (0.40%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 3 (1.20%) Cloudability
2 2 (0.80%) Q-Pulse
3 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.40%) Eikon
3 1 (0.40%) Loan IQ
3 1 (0.40%) Maximo
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.40%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.40%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.40%) SAP MDG
3 1 (0.40%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.40%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 82 (32.80%) Azure
2 64 (25.60%) Power Platform
3 34 (13.60%) AWS
4 26 (10.40%) Azure Active Directory
5 10 (4.00%) GCP
6 8 (3.20%) Azure Data Factory
7 5 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (1.60%) Adobe Analytics
8 4 (1.60%) Azure Synapse Analytics
9 3 (1.20%) Amazon EMR
9 3 (1.20%) SaaS
9 3 (1.20%) Snowflake
10 2 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.80%) IBM Cloud
11 1 (0.40%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.40%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 1 (0.40%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.40%) Force.com
11 1 (0.40%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.40%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.20%) BGP
1 3 (1.20%) HTTP
2 1 (0.40%) 3G
2 1 (0.40%) 4G
2 1 (0.40%) 5G
2 1 (0.40%) Intranet
2 1 (0.40%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.40%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (0.40%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (25.60%) Power BI
2 51 (20.40%) Data Warehouse
3 44 (17.60%) SQL Server
4 38 (15.20%) Tableau
5 29 (11.60%) Big Data
6 19 (7.60%) Tableau Desktop
6 19 (7.60%) Tableau Server
7 17 (6.80%) QlikView
8 14 (5.60%) Data Lake
9 11 (4.40%) Hadoop
10 10 (4.00%) Amazon Redshift
11 9 (3.60%) NoSQL
12 8 (3.20%) Looker
13 7 (2.80%) BigQuery
13 7 (2.80%) Relational Database
13 7 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 6 (2.40%) DB2
15 5 (2.00%) Amazon RDS
15 5 (2.00%) Azure SQL Database
15 5 (2.00%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 44 (17.60%) Octopus Deploy
2 30 (12.00%) Git (software)
3 10 (4.00%) JIRA
4 3 (1.20%) GitLab
4 3 (1.20%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.20%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.80%) ERwin
5 2 (0.80%) git-flow
6 1 (0.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.40%) Browser DevTools
6 1 (0.40%) Maven
6 1 (0.40%) MLflow
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.40%) PyCharm
6 1 (0.40%) Robot Framework
6 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.40%) Subversion
6 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 81 (32.40%) Finance
2 68 (27.20%) Social Skills
3 43 (17.20%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (12.80%) Marketing
5 22 (8.80%) Presentation Skills
6 16 (6.40%) Banking
7 11 (4.40%) Public Sector
8 10 (4.00%) Front Office
9 8 (3.20%) Investment Banking
10 7 (2.80%) Financial Institution
11 6 (2.40%) Retail
12 4 (1.60%) Legal
12 4 (1.60%) Polish Language
13 3 (1.20%) Billing
13 3 (1.20%) Local Government
14 2 (0.80%) Influencing Skills
14 2 (0.80%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.80%) Organisational Skills
14 2 (0.80%) Publishing
14 2 (0.80%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (24.00%) Analyst
2 47 (18.80%) Developer
3 28 (11.20%) Data Scientist
4 22 (8.80%) Technical Leader
5 20 (8.00%) Data Engineer
6 16 (6.40%) Analyst Developer
6 16 (6.40%) Architect
7 12 (4.80%) Business Analyst
8 11 (4.40%) Data Analyst
8 11 (4.40%) Risk Analyst
9 10 (4.00%) SQL Analyst
10 9 (3.60%) Consultant
11 8 (3.20%) Asset Management Analyst
11 8 (3.20%) Python Developer
12 7 (2.80%) Data Architect
12 7 (2.80%) Product Manager
12 7 (2.80%) SQL Developer
12 7 (2.80%) User Experience Researcher
13 6 (2.40%) Business Systems Analyst
13 6 (2.40%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (19.60%) .NET
2 34 (13.60%) AngularJS
3 32 (12.80%) React
4 26 (10.40%) ASP.NET
4 26 (10.40%) ASP.NET Core
5 17 (6.80%) D3.js
5 17 (6.80%) Shiny
6 8 (3.20%) Node.js
7 6 (2.40%) Kafka
7 6 (2.40%) Spring
8 5 (2.00%) PySpark
9 4 (1.60%) jQuery
9 4 (1.60%) Pandas
9 4 (1.60%) RESTful
9 4 (1.60%) Web Services
10 3 (1.20%) Angular 2
10 3 (1.20%) ATL
10 3 (1.20%) NumPy
10 3 (1.20%) PyTorch
11 2 (0.80%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 41 (16.40%) Management Information System
2 27 (10.80%) Fixed Income
3 26 (10.40%) Greenfield Project
4 24 (9.60%) Algorithms
5 22 (8.80%) Social Media
6 20 (8.00%) User Experience
7 18 (7.20%) Self-Motivation
8 8 (3.20%) Derivative
9 7 (2.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (2.80%) Hedge funds
10 6 (2.40%) Data Structures
10 6 (2.40%) iSeries
11 5 (2.00%) Credit Risk
11 5 (2.00%) Equities
11 5 (2.00%) Market Risk
11 5 (2.00%) Public Cloud
12 3 (1.20%) Analytical Mindset
12 3 (1.20%) CMDB
12 3 (1.20%) Reinsurance
12 3 (1.20%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.60%) Linux
2 2 (0.80%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (40.80%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (39.20%) Business Intelligence
3 61 (24.40%) DevOps
4 59 (23.60%) Data Analysis
5 53 (21.20%) Visualisation
6 52 (20.80%) Problem-Solving
7 48 (19.20%) Continuous Improvement
7 48 (19.20%) Mentoring
8 47 (18.80%) Data Science
9 46 (18.40%) TDD
10 45 (18.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 38 (15.20%) Asset Management
12 36 (14.40%) Decision-Making
13 34 (13.60%) Machine Learning
14 33 (13.20%) Data Analytics
14 33 (13.20%) Data Modelling
15 32 (12.80%) Continuous Integration
15 32 (12.80%) Software Engineering
16 28 (11.20%) Data Integration
16 28 (11.20%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 97 (38.80%) SQL
2 74 (29.60%) Python
3 40 (16.00%) JavaScript
4 36 (14.40%) C#
5 31 (12.40%) PowerShell
6 30 (12.00%) R
7 28 (11.20%) TypeScript
8 23 (9.20%) Java
9 17 (6.80%) VBA
10 8 (3.20%) C++
11 6 (2.40%) Scala
12 3 (1.20%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.80%) C
13 2 (0.80%) Groovy
14 1 (0.40%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.40%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.40%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 1 (0.40%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.40%) Ruby
14 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (16.00%) Degree
2 9 (3.60%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.20%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (2.40%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (2.40%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.80%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.40%) ACCA
6 1 (0.40%) CIMA
6 1 (0.40%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.40%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (12.80%) QA
2 6 (2.40%) Data Quality
3 5 (2.00%) GDPR
4 3 (1.20%) Accessibility
4 3 (1.20%) COREP
5 2 (0.80%) IFRS
5 2 (0.80%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (10.40%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (4.40%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.60%) Terraform
3 3 (1.20%) Ansible
4 1 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 50 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (9.60%) Alteryx
3 20 (8.00%) Salesforce.com
4 11 (4.40%) Oracle
5 10 (4.00%) Databricks
6 8 (3.20%) Google
7 6 (2.40%) SAP
7 6 (2.40%) Talend
8 5 (2.00%) ServiceNow
9 4 (1.60%) Adobe
9 4 (1.60%) IBM
9 4 (1.60%) Informatica
10 3 (1.20%) Cloudera
11 2 (0.80%) Cognos
12 1 (0.40%) Cadence
12 1 (0.40%) Ericsson
12 1 (0.40%) Hortonworks
12 1 (0.40%) Nokia
12 1 (0.40%) Omniture
12 1 (0.40%) Refinitiv