Period
to 27 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Data Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analytics over the 6 months to 27 January 2022 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 Analytics
Central London > City of London
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 107 107 146
Rank change year-on-year 0 +39 +46
Contract jobs citing Data Analytics 80 25 53
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.99% 1.19% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 1.31% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 12 33
10th Percentile £419 £138 £368
25th Percentile £469 £332 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £570 £425 £500
Median % change year-on-year +34.12% -15.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £619 £575 £538
90th Percentile £700 £673 £641
Central London median daily rate £570 £425 £513
% change year-on-year +34.12% -17.07% +13.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £36.25 £12.75 -
Median hourly rate £37.50 £13.50 -
Median % change year-on-year +177.78% - -
75th Percentile £38.75 £38.00 -
90th Percentile - £52.25 -
Central London median hourly rate £37.50 £13.50 -
% change year-on-year +177.78% - -

Data 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 3,652 1,911 4,335
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 90.96% 90.61% 89.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,840 1,443 3,383
10th Percentile £375 £313 £319
25th Percentile £475 £413 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £513
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +2.44% -
75th Percentile £657 £602 £613
90th Percentile £750 £688 £688
Central London median daily rate £550 £515 £510
% change year-on-year +6.80% +0.98% -0.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 21 47
10th Percentile £19.13 £13.54 £12.02
25th Percentile £33.19 £17.00 £14.63
Median hourly rate £43.50 £26.50 £20.00
Median % change year-on-year +64.15% +32.50% +5.26%
75th Percentile £61.75 £36.50 £25.76
90th Percentile £64.25 £46.00 £52.25
Central London median hourly rate £43.50 £27.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +61.11% +28.57% +9.09%

Data Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Data Analytics as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analytics in the City of London

Data Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Data Analytics in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Data Analytics in the City of London

Data Analytics
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Data Analytics in the City of London over the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Data Analytics in the City of London

Data Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Data Analytics in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Data Analytics in the City of London

Data 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 Data Analytics within the City of London region over the 6 months to 27 January 2022. 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
Jobs
London Bridge - 2 £675 -
Data Analytics
Central London

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Data 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 Data Analytics.

1 80 (100.00%) Analytics
2 43 (53.75%) Finance
3 37 (46.25%) SQL
4 36 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (33.75%) Visualisation
6 26 (32.50%) Business Intelligence
7 25 (31.25%) Data Management
8 24 (30.00%) Microsoft
8 24 (30.00%) Power BI
8 24 (30.00%) Power Platform
9 22 (27.50%) Python
10 21 (26.25%) Data Visualisation
11 18 (22.50%) AWS
11 18 (22.50%) Software Engineering
11 18 (22.50%) Backlog Prioritisation
12 17 (21.25%) User Stories
13 16 (20.00%) QlikView
13 16 (20.00%) Release Management
13 16 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
13 16 (20.00%) Software Testing
13 16 (20.00%) Social Skills
13 16 (20.00%) Backlog Management
13 16 (20.00%) Collibra
13 16 (20.00%) Qlik Sense
14 13 (16.25%) Data Warehouse
14 13 (16.25%) SQLAlchemy
15 12 (15.00%) Azure
15 12 (15.00%) Data Modelling
16 10 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
16 10 (12.50%) ETL

Data 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 4 (5.00%) SAS
2 2 (2.50%) IIS
2 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.25%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.25%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.25%) CMS
3 1 (1.25%) Confluence
3 1 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.25%) Adobe XD
3 1 (1.25%) InVision
3 1 (1.25%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.25%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 24 (30.00%) Power Platform
2 18 (22.50%) AWS
3 16 (20.00%) Collibra
4 12 (15.00%) Azure
5 4 (5.00%) PaaS
6 3 (3.75%) Amazon ECS
6 3 (3.75%) Amazon Kinesis
6 3 (3.75%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (3.75%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (3.75%) AWS CodeBuild
6 3 (3.75%) AWS CodePipeline
6 3 (3.75%) AWS Fargate
6 3 (3.75%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (3.75%) Force.com
6 3 (3.75%) Matillion
6 3 (3.75%) SaaS
6 3 (3.75%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 3 (3.75%) Serverless
6 3 (3.75%) Snowflake
7 2 (2.50%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (1.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (30.00%) Power BI
2 16 (20.00%) Qlik Sense
2 16 (20.00%) QlikView
3 13 (16.25%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (10.00%) Big Data
5 7 (8.75%) SQL Server
6 6 (7.50%) Tableau
7 4 (5.00%) DataStage
8 3 (3.75%) Apache Hive
8 3 (3.75%) Hadoop
9 2 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (2.50%) Data Mart
9 2 (2.50%) HBase
9 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (2.50%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.50%) MySQL
9 2 (2.50%) NoSQL
9 2 (2.50%) OLAP
9 2 (2.50%) OLTP
9 2 (2.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (8.75%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.50%) JIRA
3 1 (1.25%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.25%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.25%) CircleCI
3 1 (1.25%) GitLab
3 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
General
1 43 (53.75%) Finance
2 16 (20.00%) Social Skills
3 9 (11.25%) Financial Institution
4 8 (10.00%) Legal
5 4 (5.00%) Presentation Skills
6 3 (3.75%) Banking
6 3 (3.75%) Billing
6 3 (3.75%) Retail
7 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.50%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (2.50%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.50%) Marketing
7 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.25%) Games
8 1 (1.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 31 (38.75%) Analyst
2 17 (21.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 17 (21.25%) Developer
3 16 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 16 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
3 16 (20.00%) Data Business Analyst
3 16 (20.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 10 (12.50%) Python Developer
4 10 (12.50%) Python Developer - Fintech
5 8 (10.00%) Architect
5 8 (10.00%) Data Analyst
6 7 (8.75%) Data Architect
7 4 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) Systems Support Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Analytics Consultant
8 3 (3.75%) Data Analytics Consultant
8 3 (3.75%) Data Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Salesforce Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.25%) SQLAlchemy
2 5 (6.25%) Web Services
3 3 (3.75%) .NET
3 3 (3.75%) Visualforce
4 1 (1.25%) Express
4 1 (1.25%) GraphQL
4 1 (1.25%) JSON
4 1 (1.25%) Kafka
4 1 (1.25%) Node.js
4 1 (1.25%) Pandas
4 1 (1.25%) React
4 1 (1.25%) Sequelize
4 1 (1.25%) Spark Streaming
4 1 (1.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.50%) Derivative
2 7 (8.75%) Hedge funds
3 4 (5.00%) User Experience
4 3 (3.75%) Cloud Native
5 2 (2.50%) CMDB
5 2 (2.50%) Reinsurance
6 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.25%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.25%) New Media
6 1 (1.25%) NHS
6 1 (1.25%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.25%) Windows
2 4 (5.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.50%) Linux
4 1 (1.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (100.00%) Analytics
2 36 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (33.75%) Visualisation
4 26 (32.50%) Business Intelligence
5 25 (31.25%) Data Management
6 21 (26.25%) Data Visualisation
7 18 (22.50%) Backlog Prioritisation
7 18 (22.50%) Software Engineering
8 17 (21.25%) User Stories
9 16 (20.00%) Backlog Management
9 16 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
9 16 (20.00%) Release Management
9 16 (20.00%) Software Testing
10 12 (15.00%) Data Modelling
11 10 (12.50%) ETL
11 10 (12.50%) Fintech
11 10 (12.50%) Technical Debt
12 9 (11.25%) Scrum
13 8 (10.00%) Data Science
13 8 (10.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 37 (46.25%) SQL
2 22 (27.50%) Python
3 6 (7.50%) R
4 4 (5.00%) Bash
4 4 (5.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.75%) Apex Code
5 3 (3.75%) C#
5 3 (3.75%) Java
6 2 (2.50%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.25%) C++
7 1 (1.25%) HiveQL
7 1 (1.25%) Perl
7 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.25%) Scala
7 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.25%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.25%) VB
7 1 (1.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (2.50%) Degree
2 1 (1.25%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 1 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.25%) CISSP
2 1 (1.25%) MCITP
2 1 (1.25%) MCTS
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.00%) Data Quality
2 7 (8.75%) GDPR
3 2 (2.50%) Accessibility
3 2 (2.50%) QA
4 1 (1.25%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (1.25%) CDISC
4 1 (1.25%) GMP
4 1 (1.25%) LOINC
4 1 (1.25%) PMO
4 1 (1.25%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.50%) Docker
1 2 (2.50%) HDFS
2 1 (1.25%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 3 (3.75%) Ansible
1 3 (3.75%) Terraform
2 1 (1.25%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (3.75%) SAP
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle
5 1 (1.25%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.25%) Adobe
5 1 (1.25%) ClickTale
5 1 (1.25%) Databricks
5 1 (1.25%) Google
5 1 (1.25%) Informatica
5 1 (1.25%) MapR
5 1 (1.25%) Refinitiv
5 1 (1.25%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.25%) Sparx
5 1 (1.25%) Talend