The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Data Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 27 June 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.

Data Analysis
London / City of London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 97 85
Rank change year-on-year +28 -12  
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 103 66 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.12% 1.95% 2.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.54% 2.27% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 49 92
Median daily rate £475 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £235 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £605 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £370
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £14.15 £21.00
% change year-on-year +23.67% -32.61%  

Data Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2912 2905 4654
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 88.14% 85.77% 81.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2231 2377 3660
Median daily rate £500 £475 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £338 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 23 56
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -22.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £15.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £35.20 £55.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Data Analysis as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis in the City of London

Data Analysis
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 Data Analysis in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analysis in the City of London

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analysis in the City of London over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analysis in the City of London

Data Analysis
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 Data Analysis in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analysis in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis.

1 87 (50.29%) SQL
2 76 (43.93%) Finance
3 45 (26.01%) Analytical Skills
4 43 (24.86%) Banking
5 42 (24.28%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (21.97%) Analytics
7 35 (20.23%) Data Modelling
7 35 (20.23%) Data Management
8 31 (17.92%) Business Analysis
9 30 (17.34%) Investment Banking
9 30 (17.34%) Business Intelligence
10 28 (16.18%) Microsoft
10 28 (16.18%) Microsoft Excel
11 27 (15.61%) Data Warehouse
12 25 (14.45%) Linux
12 25 (14.45%) Stakeholder Management
13 23 (13.29%) Java
13 23 (13.29%) Oracle
14 21 (12.14%) ETL
15 20 (11.56%) SQL Server
15 20 (11.56%) Management Information System
16 19 (10.98%) Project Management
17 18 (10.40%) C#
17 18 (10.40%) Windows
17 18 (10.40%) Big Data
18 17 (9.83%) User Acceptance Testing
19 16 (9.25%) Data Analytics
19 16 (9.25%) PL/SQL
20 15 (8.67%) Data Quality
21 14 (8.09%) Performance Metrics

Data Analysis
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 8 (4.62%) Apache
2 7 (4.05%) Apache Spark
3 5 (2.89%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.31%) Confluence
5 2 (1.16%) CICS
5 2 (1.16%) SAS
6 1 (0.58%) CMS
Applications
1 28 (16.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (5.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 9 (5.20%) MS Visio
3 8 (4.62%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (1.73%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.58%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (3.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.73%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.58%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 1 (0.58%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.58%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (0.58%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.58%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 1 (0.58%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.16%) GitHub
3 2 (1.16%) SaaS
4 1 (0.58%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.58%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.58%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.89%) Internet
2 2 (1.16%) DNS
2 2 (1.16%) HTTP
2 2 (1.16%) MPLS
2 2 (1.16%) VPLS
3 1 (0.58%) SMS
3 1 (0.58%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (15.61%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (11.56%) SQL Server
3 18 (10.40%) Big Data
4 13 (7.51%) KDB
4 13 (7.51%) Kdb+
5 12 (6.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (6.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (6.36%) Hadoop
6 11 (6.36%) Power BI
6 11 (6.36%) Relational Database
7 9 (5.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (3.47%) DB2
8 6 (3.47%) Tick Data
9 5 (2.89%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 5 (2.89%) Azure SQL Database
9 5 (2.89%) NoSQL
10 4 (2.31%) Data Lake
10 4 (2.31%) Data Mining
10 4 (2.31%) OLAP
10 4 (2.31%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (8.09%) JIRA
2 6 (3.47%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (1.73%) ERwin
3 3 (1.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.73%) Toad
4 2 (1.16%) JBehave
4 2 (1.16%) Selenium
5 1 (0.58%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.58%) XMLSpy
General
1 76 (43.93%) Finance
2 43 (24.86%) Banking
3 30 (17.34%) Investment Banking
4 13 (7.51%) Legal
5 11 (6.36%) Front Office
6 9 (5.20%) Retail
7 7 (4.05%) Marketing
8 4 (2.31%) Electronics
8 4 (2.31%) Manufacturing
8 4 (2.31%) Retail Banking
8 4 (2.31%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.73%) Advertising
9 3 (1.73%) Back Office
10 1 (0.58%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 97 (56.07%) Analyst
2 40 (23.12%) Business Analyst
2 40 (23.12%) Data Analyst
3 35 (20.23%) Developer
4 14 (8.09%) Java Developer
5 13 (7.51%) Data Business Analyst
6 12 (6.94%) Architect
6 12 (6.94%) Business Systems Analyst
7 11 (6.36%) Electronic Trading Developer
8 10 (5.78%) Business Data Analyst
8 10 (5.78%) Systems Analyst
9 9 (5.20%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
10 8 (4.62%) Investment Banking Java Developer
11 7 (4.05%) Data Architect
11 7 (4.05%) SQL Developer
12 6 (3.47%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 6 (3.47%) Business Intelligence Lead
12 6 (3.47%) Technical Leader
13 5 (2.89%) Data Cleansing Analyst
13 5 (2.89%) Insurance Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.62%) JSON
1 8 (4.62%) XML
2 6 (3.47%) .NET
3 4 (2.31%) Middleware
3 4 (2.31%) Web Services
4 3 (1.73%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (1.73%) FpML
5 2 (1.16%) Kafka
5 2 (1.16%) MDX
6 1 (0.58%) CSS
6 1 (0.58%) DOM
6 1 (0.58%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 45 (26.01%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (11.56%) Management Information System
3 13 (7.51%) Fintech
3 13 (7.51%) TWAP
3 13 (7.51%) VWAP
4 11 (6.36%) Equities
5 10 (5.78%) Data Structures
5 10 (5.78%) Reference Data
6 6 (3.47%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.89%) Algorithms
7 5 (2.89%) Private Cloud
8 4 (2.31%) Market Risk
8 4 (2.31%) Reinsurance
9 3 (1.73%) Credit Risk
9 3 (1.73%) Derivative
9 3 (1.73%) Minimum Viable Product
9 3 (1.73%) Mobile Banking
9 3 (1.73%) User Experience
9 3 (1.73%) Virtual Team
10 2 (1.16%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 25 (14.45%) Linux
2 18 (10.40%) Windows
3 7 (4.05%) Unix
4 1 (0.58%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (24.28%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (21.97%) Analytics
3 35 (20.23%) Data Management
3 35 (20.23%) Data Modelling
4 31 (17.92%) Business Analysis
5 30 (17.34%) Business Intelligence
6 25 (14.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (12.14%) ETL
8 19 (10.98%) Project Management
9 17 (9.83%) User Acceptance Testing
10 16 (9.25%) Data Analytics
11 14 (8.09%) Performance Metrics
11 14 (8.09%) Scrum
12 13 (7.51%) Arbitrage Trading
12 13 (7.51%) Index Arbitrage
12 13 (7.51%) Waterfall
13 12 (6.94%) Data Architecture
13 12 (6.94%) Electronic Trading
13 12 (6.94%) Logical Data Model
14 11 (6.36%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 87 (50.29%) SQL
2 23 (13.29%) Java
3 18 (10.40%) C#
4 16 (9.25%) PL/SQL
5 6 (3.47%) Python
5 6 (3.47%) VBA
6 4 (2.31%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.73%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.16%) C++
8 2 (1.16%) Go
8 2 (1.16%) PHP
8 2 (1.16%) R
8 2 (1.16%) Ruby
8 2 (1.16%) VB
9 1 (0.58%) Perl
9 1 (0.58%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.58%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (5.20%) Degree
1 9 (5.20%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.05%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.16%) ISEB
3 2 (1.16%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.58%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.58%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.58%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.67%) Data Quality
2 11 (6.36%) MiFID
3 7 (4.05%) Solvency II
4 6 (3.47%) QA
5 4 (2.31%) Dodd-Frank
5 4 (2.31%) GDPR
6 3 (1.73%) EMIR
6 3 (1.73%) IFRS
7 2 (1.16%) IFRS 9
7 2 (1.16%) PMO
8 1 (0.58%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.58%) FINREP
8 1 (0.58%) ISO 20022
8 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.58%) SLA
8 1 (0.58%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (1.16%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.16%) Thomson Reuters DACS
2 1 (0.58%) Ansible
Vendors
1 28 (16.18%) Microsoft
2 23 (13.29%) Oracle
3 11 (6.36%) Tableau
4 9 (5.20%) SAP
5 6 (3.47%) Talend
6 4 (2.31%) Cloudera
6 4 (2.31%) Fidessa
7 3 (1.73%) ION Trading
7 3 (1.73%) Splunk
8 2 (1.16%) Charles River
8 2 (1.16%) IBM
8 2 (1.16%) Informatica
8 2 (1.16%) Remedy
8 2 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.16%) Teradata
8 2 (1.16%) TSYS
8 2 (1.16%) Workday
9 1 (0.58%) Bloomberg
9 1 (0.58%) CA
9 1 (0.58%) TOWER Software
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