Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 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
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 55 62
Rank change year-on-year -2 +7 +9
Contract jobs citing Analytics 299 263 294
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.18% 3.93% 3.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.73% 4.49% 3.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 195 228
City of London median daily rate £525 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.51% +8.82% -5.56%
10th Percentile £358 £306 £259
90th Percentile £738 £688 £695
Central London median daily rate £525 £469 £425
% change year-on-year +11.94% +10.35% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
City of London median hourly rate £28.00 - £37.50
10th Percentile £22.01 - £27.22
90th Percentile £30.00 - £41.34
Central London median hourly rate £28.00 - £37.50

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 6324 5855 7542
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.35% 87.43% 83.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 5023 4676 5997
City of London median daily rate £513 £475 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £326 £313 £288
90th Percentile £688 £674 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £460
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 54 72
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £13.34 £13.58 £10.84
90th Percentile £30.90 £53.54 £46.05
Central London median hourly rate £20.25 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +6.58% -7.32% +13.92%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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
Moorgate - 2 £550 -
Analytics
Central London

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Analytics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 113 (37.79%) Finance
2 92 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (25.75%) SQL
4 63 (21.07%) Data Analytics
5 57 (19.06%) Python
6 56 (18.73%) Banking
7 53 (17.73%) Java
8 52 (17.39%) Big Data
9 43 (14.38%) JavaScript
10 42 (14.05%) Analytical Skills
11 41 (13.71%) Linux
12 40 (13.38%) Front Office
13 38 (12.71%) Hadoop
14 37 (12.37%) SQL Server
14 37 (12.37%) Business Intelligence
15 33 (11.04%) HTML
15 33 (11.04%) Marketing
15 33 (11.04%) R
16 32 (10.70%) Apache Spark
16 32 (10.70%) Data Modelling
17 31 (10.37%) Visualisation
18 30 (10.03%) TDD
19 29 (9.70%) Scrum
19 29 (9.70%) Degree
19 29 (9.70%) DevOps
19 29 (9.70%) AngularJS
20 27 (9.03%) C#
21 26 (8.70%) User Experience
22 25 (8.36%) Project Management
22 25 (8.36%) Data Warehouse

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 32 (10.70%) Apache Spark
2 14 (4.68%) CMS
3 8 (2.68%) SAS
4 7 (2.34%) Confluence
5 4 (1.34%) Apache
5 4 (1.34%) EPiServer
6 3 (1.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.00%) nginx
6 3 (1.00%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.67%) JBoss
7 2 (0.67%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.67%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.33%) Apache Qpid
8 1 (0.33%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.33%) Drupal
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 24 (8.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (2.01%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (1.67%) SPSS
4 2 (0.67%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.67%) Weka
5 1 (0.33%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.00%) WebTrends
2 2 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.67%) Eloqua
2 2 (0.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.33%) IntelliMatch
3 1 (0.33%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.33%) iTrent
3 1 (0.33%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.33%) Raiser's Edge
3 1 (0.33%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.33%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.33%) SAP PM
3 1 (0.33%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.33%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 23 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (7.02%) Google Analytics
3 14 (4.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (3.34%) Adobe Analytics
5 6 (2.01%) Google Tag Manager
6 5 (1.67%) SaaS
7 4 (1.34%) GitHub
7 4 (1.34%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (1.34%) Serverless
8 3 (1.00%) Amazon Kinesis
8 3 (1.00%) Amazon S3
8 3 (1.00%) npm
8 3 (1.00%) PaaS
9 2 (0.67%) AdWords
9 2 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.67%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 2 (0.67%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.67%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 1 (0.33%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.34%) HTTP
2 3 (1.00%) Internet
3 2 (0.67%) Bluetooth
3 2 (0.67%) Firewall
3 2 (0.67%) Kerberos
3 2 (0.67%) SMS
3 2 (0.67%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (0.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.33%) LAN
4 1 (0.33%) LDAP
4 1 (0.33%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.33%) VPN
4 1 (0.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (17.39%) Big Data
2 38 (12.71%) Hadoop
3 37 (12.37%) SQL Server
4 25 (8.36%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (6.69%) NoSQL
6 16 (5.35%) HBase
6 16 (5.35%) QlikView
6 16 (5.35%) Relational Database
7 15 (5.02%) MongoDB
8 13 (4.35%) Apache Hive
9 12 (4.01%) KDB
9 12 (4.01%) SQL Server 2016
10 11 (3.68%) Power BI
11 7 (2.34%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (2.34%) Data Lake
12 6 (2.01%) BigQuery
12 6 (2.01%) Kdb+
12 6 (2.01%) Qlik Sense
12 6 (2.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (1.67%) HDInsight
Development Applications
1 25 (8.36%) JIRA
2 24 (8.03%) Git (software)
3 14 (4.68%) Jenkins
4 10 (3.34%) Subversion
5 8 (2.68%) Cucumber
5 8 (2.68%) Maven
5 8 (2.68%) Selenium
6 7 (2.34%) Karma Test Runner
6 7 (2.34%) TeamCity
7 6 (2.01%) Mocha
8 5 (1.67%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.34%) Bower
9 4 (1.34%) gulp
9 4 (1.34%) Robot Framework
9 4 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (1.00%) Build Forge
10 3 (1.00%) Crashlytics
10 3 (1.00%) Gradle
11 2 (0.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 2 (0.67%) WebDriver
General
1 113 (37.79%) Finance
2 56 (18.73%) Banking
3 40 (13.38%) Front Office
4 33 (11.04%) Marketing
5 21 (7.02%) Investment Banking
6 14 (4.68%) Advertising
7 10 (3.34%) Retail
8 8 (2.68%) Publishing
9 7 (2.34%) Legal
10 4 (1.34%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.34%) Wholesale Banking
11 3 (1.00%) Law
12 2 (0.67%) Games
12 2 (0.67%) International Banking
13 1 (0.33%) Back Office
13 1 (0.33%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.33%) French Language
13 1 (0.33%) Local Government
13 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 103 (34.45%) Developer
2 59 (19.73%) Analyst
3 27 (9.03%) Architect
4 24 (8.03%) Senior Developer
5 21 (7.02%) Business Analyst
5 21 (7.02%) JavaScript Developer
6 19 (6.35%) Data Analyst
7 16 (5.35%) C# Developer
8 15 (5.02%) Quantitative Developer
9 14 (4.68%) Consultant
9 14 (4.68%) Data Engineer
9 14 (4.68%) Java Developer
10 11 (3.68%) Angular Developer
10 11 (3.68%) Data Scientist
11 10 (3.34%) Analytics Developer
11 10 (3.34%) Solutions Architect
12 9 (3.01%) C++ Developer
12 9 (3.01%) Data Architect
12 9 (3.01%) Project Manager
12 9 (3.01%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (11.04%) HTML
2 29 (9.70%) AngularJS
3 20 (6.69%) CSS
4 18 (6.02%) HTML5
4 18 (6.02%) Node.js
5 14 (4.68%) .NET
6 12 (4.01%) RESTful
7 11 (3.68%) JSON
7 11 (3.68%) React
7 11 (3.68%) REST
7 11 (3.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 11 (3.68%) WPF
8 10 (3.34%) Entity Framework
8 10 (3.34%) jQuery
8 10 (3.34%) Web Services
9 9 (3.01%) Backbone.js
9 9 (3.01%) Kafka
10 8 (2.68%) Redux
11 7 (2.34%) LESS
11 7 (2.34%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 42 (14.05%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (8.70%) User Experience
3 16 (5.35%) Data Structures
3 16 (5.35%) Derivative
3 16 (5.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 15 (5.02%) Fixed Income
5 14 (4.68%) Social Media
6 12 (4.01%) Market Risk
7 11 (3.68%) Computer Science
8 10 (3.34%) Management Information System
9 9 (3.01%) Greenfield Project
10 6 (2.01%) Credit Risk
10 6 (2.01%) Data Centre
10 6 (2.01%) Equities
10 6 (2.01%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.67%) Algorithms
12 4 (1.34%) Fintech
13 3 (1.00%) Analytical Mindset
13 3 (1.00%) Blog
13 3 (1.00%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 41 (13.71%) Linux
2 16 (5.35%) Unix
3 7 (2.34%) Windows
4 5 (1.67%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.34%) Android
6 3 (1.00%) CentOS
6 3 (1.00%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.67%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.33%) Solaris
8 1 (0.33%) VMS
8 1 (0.33%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (21.07%) Data Analytics
3 37 (12.37%) Business Intelligence
4 32 (10.70%) Data Modelling
5 31 (10.37%) Visualisation
6 30 (10.03%) TDD
7 29 (9.70%) DevOps
7 29 (9.70%) Scrum
8 25 (8.36%) Project Management
9 24 (8.03%) Mathematics
10 23 (7.69%) Data Analysis
10 23 (7.69%) Data Visualisation
10 23 (7.69%) Machine Learning
11 21 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
12 20 (6.69%) Front End Development
12 20 (6.69%) OO
13 18 (6.02%) Risk Analytics
13 18 (6.02%) Risk Management
14 17 (5.69%) BDD
14 17 (5.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 77 (25.75%) SQL
2 57 (19.06%) Python
3 53 (17.73%) Java
4 43 (14.38%) JavaScript
5 33 (11.04%) R
6 27 (9.03%) C#
7 23 (7.69%) C++
8 15 (5.02%) VBA
9 10 (3.34%) VB
10 9 (3.01%) Scala
11 8 (2.68%) C
12 6 (2.01%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.67%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.34%) ES6
14 4 (1.34%) PowerShell
15 3 (1.00%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.67%) AWK
16 2 (0.67%) PHP
16 2 (0.67%) sed
16 2 (0.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (9.70%) Degree
2 11 (3.68%) PhD
3 7 (2.34%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.67%) Master's Degree
5 4 (1.34%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (1.00%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.67%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.67%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.67%) PMP
7 2 (0.67%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.33%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.33%) CCNP
8 1 (0.33%) CCSE
8 1 (0.33%) CCSM
8 1 (0.33%) CFA
8 1 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.68%) QA
2 9 (3.01%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.00%) EMIR
3 3 (1.00%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.67%) MiFID
5 1 (0.33%) GDPR
5 1 (0.33%) IFRS
5 1 (0.33%) IFRS 9
5 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (2.68%) HDFS
2 5 (1.67%) Apache Flume
2 5 (1.67%) Docker
3 1 (0.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.33%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 12 (4.01%) Ansible
2 9 (3.01%) Puppet
3 8 (2.68%) Terraform
4 4 (1.34%) Kubernetes
4 4 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.67%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (0.67%) Oozie
6 1 (0.33%) Ambari
6 1 (0.33%) Control-M
6 1 (0.33%) Piwik
6 1 (0.33%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 25 (8.36%) Google
2 24 (8.03%) Tableau
3 16 (5.35%) Adobe
3 16 (5.35%) Microsoft
4 15 (5.02%) Oracle
5 9 (3.01%) Bloomberg
5 9 (3.01%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (2.34%) Reuters
7 6 (2.01%) Alteryx
7 6 (2.01%) Calypso
7 6 (2.01%) Facebook
7 6 (2.01%) Twitter
8 5 (1.67%) IBM
8 5 (1.67%) SAP
9 4 (1.34%) Informatica
9 4 (1.34%) TIBCO
10 3 (1.00%) ION Trading
10 3 (1.00%) MicroStrategy
10 3 (1.00%) Splunk
10 3 (1.00%) Teradata