Period
to 21 November 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 November 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 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 35 45 55
Rank change year-on-year +10 +10 +3
Contract jobs citing Analytics 327 355 300
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 5.60% 5.01% 4.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.26% 5.72% 4.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 290 222
City of London median daily rate £520 £498 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.52% -5.24% +13.51%
10th Percentile £368 £339 £358
90th Percentile £702 £650 £738
Central London median daily rate £510 £500 £525
% change year-on-year +2.00% -4.76% +11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
City of London median hourly rate £44.57 £32.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.27% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £42.28 £22.00 £22.01
90th Percentile £46.85 £126.40 £30.00
Central London median hourly rate £44.57 £32.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +39.27% +14.29% -

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 5,222 6,201 6,422
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 89.40% 87.58% 89.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,083 4,936 5,097
City of London median daily rate £525 £508 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -0.49% +7.37%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £325
90th Percentile £688 £675 £688
Central London median daily rate £513 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 93 59
City of London median hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.63% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £12.02 £13.31 £13.34
90th Percentile £52.85 £31.90 £30.90
Central London median hourly rate £20.83 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +9.63% -5.00% +2.77%

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 November 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 November 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 +27 6 £550 -
Moorgate +4 5 £550 +15.79%
Analytics
Central London

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 114 (34.86%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (34.25%) SQL
3 100 (30.58%) Python
4 81 (24.77%) Finance
5 73 (22.32%) Business Intelligence
6 68 (20.80%) Azure
7 60 (18.35%) Data Analytics
8 56 (17.13%) Java
9 53 (16.21%) Data Modelling
10 52 (15.90%) Data Science
11 50 (15.29%) ETL
12 48 (14.68%) AWS
12 48 (14.68%) Big Data
13 44 (13.46%) Data Warehouse
13 44 (13.46%) Microsoft
14 43 (13.15%) Analytical Skills
15 40 (12.23%) GCP
16 37 (11.31%) SQL Server
16 37 (11.31%) Visualisation
17 35 (10.70%) Google
18 34 (10.40%) DevOps
19 33 (10.09%) Apache Spark
19 33 (10.09%) Hadoop
19 33 (10.09%) Machine Learning
20 32 (9.79%) Data Analysis
21 29 (8.87%) JavaScript
21 29 (8.87%) C++
22 28 (8.56%) Banking
22 28 (8.56%) Marketing
23 27 (8.26%) Scrum

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 33 (10.09%) Apache Spark
2 16 (4.89%) SAS
3 13 (3.98%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.45%) Apache
4 8 (2.45%) Apache Airflow
4 8 (2.45%) CMS
4 8 (2.45%) Confluence
5 6 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (1.83%) IIS
6 5 (1.53%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (1.53%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (1.53%) Umbraco
7 4 (1.22%) Jupyter
7 4 (1.22%) Luigi
8 2 (0.61%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.61%) Appian
9 1 (0.31%) JBoss
9 1 (0.31%) SilverStripe
9 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (5.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.53%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.53%) MS Visio
2 5 (1.53%) Sketch
3 4 (1.22%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.22%) OmniGraffle
3 4 (1.22%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.92%) InVision
4 3 (0.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.61%) Adobe XD
5 2 (0.61%) InDesign
5 2 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.31%) Figma
6 1 (0.31%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.31%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.31%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.31%) Eikon
2 1 (0.31%) Endur
2 1 (0.31%) FINCAD Analytics
2 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.31%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.31%) SessionCam
2 1 (0.31%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.31%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 68 (20.80%) Azure
2 48 (14.68%) AWS
3 40 (12.23%) GCP
4 25 (7.65%) Power Platform
5 19 (5.81%) Azure Data Factory
6 15 (4.59%) Google Analytics
7 13 (3.98%) Adobe Analytics
7 13 (3.98%) Data Lake Analytics
8 8 (2.45%) SaaS
8 8 (2.45%) Serverless
9 7 (2.14%) Amazon S3
9 7 (2.14%) PaaS
10 6 (1.83%) Azure Active Directory
11 5 (1.53%) Amazon EMR
11 5 (1.53%) AWS Lambda
11 5 (1.53%) npm
11 5 (1.53%) PowerApps
12 4 (1.22%) Amazon Kinesis
12 4 (1.22%) Azure Stack
12 4 (1.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.92%) Firewall
2 2 (0.61%) Internet
3 1 (0.31%) Broadband
3 1 (0.31%) DHCP
3 1 (0.31%) DNS
3 1 (0.31%) Intranet
3 1 (0.31%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.31%) NetScaler
3 1 (0.31%) PuTTY
3 1 (0.31%) SAN
3 1 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.31%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (14.68%) Big Data
2 44 (13.46%) Data Warehouse
3 37 (11.31%) SQL Server
4 33 (10.09%) Hadoop
5 26 (7.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 24 (7.34%) Power BI
7 23 (7.03%) Data Lake
8 21 (6.42%) BigQuery
9 19 (5.81%) NoSQL
10 16 (4.89%) Relational Database
11 15 (4.59%) Amazon Redshift
12 13 (3.98%) PostgreSQL
13 11 (3.36%) Azure SQL Database
13 11 (3.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 10 (3.06%) Apache Hive
15 9 (2.75%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
15 9 (2.75%) KDB
16 8 (2.45%) Kdb+
16 8 (2.45%) MySQL
17 7 (2.14%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 24 (7.34%) Git (software)
2 18 (5.50%) JIRA
2 18 (5.50%) TeamCity
3 14 (4.28%) Jenkins
3 14 (4.28%) Visual Studio
4 13 (3.98%) Maven
5 7 (2.14%) Octopus Deploy
6 5 (1.53%) Grunt
6 5 (1.53%) gulp
6 5 (1.53%) Visual Studio Team System
7 4 (1.22%) Axure RP
8 3 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (0.92%) Mocha
8 3 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.61%) Babel
9 2 (0.61%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (0.61%) Protractor
9 2 (0.61%) Selenium
9 2 (0.61%) Subversion
9 2 (0.61%) webpack
General
1 81 (24.77%) Finance
2 28 (8.56%) Banking
2 28 (8.56%) Marketing
3 25 (7.65%) Front Office
4 13 (3.98%) Retail
5 9 (2.75%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.45%) Legal
6 8 (2.45%) Public Sector
6 8 (2.45%) Publishing
7 6 (1.83%) Law
8 5 (1.53%) Advertising
8 5 (1.53%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.22%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.61%) Electronics
10 2 (0.61%) Fire and Rescue
10 2 (0.61%) Games
10 2 (0.61%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.61%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.61%) Police
11 1 (0.31%) Environmental Health
Job Titles
1 80 (24.46%) Developer
2 51 (15.60%) Analyst
3 45 (13.76%) Data Engineer
4 28 (8.56%) Architect
5 24 (7.34%) Data Analyst
6 21 (6.42%) Consultant
7 18 (5.50%) Senior Developer
8 17 (5.20%) Data Scientist
9 16 (4.89%) Data Architect
10 10 (3.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 10 (3.06%) C# Developer
11 9 (2.75%) Business Analyst
11 9 (2.75%) DevOps Engineer
11 9 (2.75%) Python Developer
12 8 (2.45%) KDB Developer
12 8 (2.45%) Product Owner
12 8 (2.45%) Project Manager
13 7 (2.14%) Analytics Developer
13 7 (2.14%) Designer
13 7 (2.14%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (7.34%) Kafka
2 18 (5.50%) .NET
2 18 (5.50%) AngularJS
3 15 (4.59%) HTML
4 12 (3.67%) CSS
4 12 (3.67%) Web Services
5 10 (3.06%) XML
6 9 (2.75%) Node.js
6 9 (2.75%) NumPy
6 9 (2.75%) Spark Streaming
7 7 (2.14%) Natural Language Processing
7 7 (2.14%) React
8 6 (1.83%) .NET Framework
8 6 (1.83%) Pandas
8 6 (1.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (1.53%) ASP.NET
9 5 (1.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (1.53%) jQuery
9 5 (1.53%) Razor View Engine
9 5 (1.53%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 43 (13.15%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (7.03%) User Experience
3 20 (6.12%) Algorithms
4 12 (3.67%) Data Structures
4 12 (3.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 8 (2.45%) Derivative
5 8 (2.45%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (2.45%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.14%) Credit Risk
6 7 (2.14%) iPad
7 5 (1.53%) Public Cloud
7 5 (1.53%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (1.22%) Cloud Native
8 4 (1.22%) Virtual Team
9 3 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.92%) Fixed Income
9 3 (0.92%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.92%) Reference Data
9 3 (0.92%) Taxonomies
10 2 (0.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (6.73%) Linux
2 14 (4.28%) Windows
3 13 (3.98%) Unix
4 5 (1.53%) Android
5 4 (1.22%) Solaris
6 3 (0.92%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.31%) Kali Linux
8 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.31%) VMS
8 1 (0.31%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.31%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (34.86%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (22.32%) Business Intelligence
3 60 (18.35%) Data Analytics
4 53 (16.21%) Data Modelling
5 52 (15.90%) Data Science
6 50 (15.29%) ETL
7 37 (11.31%) Visualisation
8 34 (10.40%) DevOps
9 33 (10.09%) Machine Learning
10 32 (9.79%) Data Analysis
11 27 (8.26%) Scrum
12 25 (7.65%) Artificial Intelligence
13 24 (7.34%) Problem-Solving
13 24 (7.34%) Project Management
14 20 (6.12%) Migration
14 20 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
15 18 (5.50%) Data Visualisation
16 17 (5.20%) Decision-Making
16 17 (5.20%) E-Commerce
17 16 (4.89%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 112 (34.25%) SQL
2 100 (30.58%) Python
3 56 (17.13%) Java
4 29 (8.87%) C++
4 29 (8.87%) JavaScript
5 26 (7.95%) C#
6 18 (5.50%) R
7 15 (4.59%) Scala
8 14 (4.28%) PowerShell
9 13 (3.98%) Go
10 9 (2.75%) PL/SQL
10 9 (2.75%) T-SQL
11 7 (2.14%) C
12 6 (1.83%) Bash Shell
12 6 (1.83%) Perl
12 6 (1.83%) TypeScript
13 5 (1.53%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 4 (1.22%) AWK
14 4 (1.22%) MATLAB
14 4 (1.22%) sed
Qualifications
1 23 (7.03%) Degree
2 8 (2.45%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.22%) DV Cleared
3 4 (1.22%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (0.92%) CISSP
4 3 (0.92%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.61%) CISM
5 2 (0.61%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.61%) ISEB
5 2 (0.61%) SANS
6 1 (0.31%) CCA
6 1 (0.31%) CEH
6 1 (0.31%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (0.31%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.31%) GCIA
6 1 (0.31%) GCIH
6 1 (0.31%) GIAC
6 1 (0.31%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.20%) Data Quality
2 10 (3.06%) QA
3 6 (1.83%) GDPR
4 5 (1.53%) IFRS
5 3 (0.92%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.61%) Basel III
6 2 (0.61%) IFRS 9
7 1 (0.31%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.31%) Basel II
7 1 (0.31%) PMO
7 1 (0.31%) WCAG
System Software
1 22 (6.73%) Docker
2 12 (3.67%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (2.75%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.22%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.61%) HDFS
6 1 (0.31%) Firmware
6 1 (0.31%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.31%) XenApp
6 1 (0.31%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (5.20%) Kubernetes
2 12 (3.67%) Terraform
3 6 (1.83%) Ansible
3 6 (1.83%) Hadoop YARN
4 3 (0.92%) Kibana
5 2 (0.61%) Oozie
5 2 (0.61%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (0.31%) CSIRT
6 1 (0.31%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.31%) Grafana
6 1 (0.31%) Graphite
6 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.31%) Matomo
6 1 (0.31%) Nessus
6 1 (0.31%) Nmap
6 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.31%) Puppet
6 1 (0.31%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 44 (13.46%) Microsoft
2 35 (10.70%) Google
3 20 (6.12%) Tableau
4 17 (5.20%) Adobe
4 17 (5.20%) Oracle
5 9 (2.75%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (1.83%) Dell
6 6 (1.83%) SAP
6 6 (1.83%) Tealium
7 5 (1.53%) Sitecore
8 4 (1.22%) Alteryx
8 4 (1.22%) MicroStrategy
8 4 (1.22%) MuleSoft
9 3 (0.92%) Acunetix
9 3 (0.92%) HP
9 3 (0.92%) IBM
9 3 (0.92%) Informatica
9 3 (0.92%) Netsparker
9 3 (0.92%) Veracode
10 2 (0.61%) CA