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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analytics
London / City of London
Rank 118 143 160
Rank change year-on-year +25 +17  
Contract jobs citing Data Analytics 35 15 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.15% 0.46% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 0.52% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 16
Median daily rate £525 £450 £543
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -17.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £275 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £550 £850
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.42% +6.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £19.61 £35.50
% change year-on-year +98.87% -44.76%  

Data Analytics 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 2591 2891 4163
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 85.46% 87.77% 82.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2034 2315 3208
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 26 36
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.97% -2.20%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.35 £47.50 £92.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Data Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analytics in the City of London

Data 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 Data Analytics in the City of London.

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

Data Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analytics in the City of London over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data 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 Data Analytics.

1 60 (100.00%) Analytics
2 19 (31.67%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (26.67%) Java
4 15 (25.00%) SQL
4 15 (25.00%) Mathematics
5 14 (23.33%) Python
6 13 (21.67%) SQL Server
6 13 (21.67%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (18.33%) .NET
7 11 (18.33%) C#
7 11 (18.33%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (16.67%) TDD
8 10 (16.67%) Front Office
9 9 (15.00%) Finance
9 9 (15.00%) Derivative
9 9 (15.00%) Degree
9 9 (15.00%) Linux
9 9 (15.00%) ETL
9 9 (15.00%) Big Data
9 9 (15.00%) SQL Server 2014
10 8 (13.33%) SQL Server 2016
10 8 (13.33%) AngularJS
10 8 (13.33%) Apache Spark
10 8 (13.33%) Relational Database
10 8 (13.33%) WPF
10 8 (13.33%) Multithreading
10 8 (13.33%) MVVM
10 8 (13.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 8 (13.33%) Physics
10 8 (13.33%) Computer Science

Data Analytics
Top Related 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 (13.33%) Apache Spark
2 4 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (6.67%) SAS
3 2 (3.33%) Apache
4 1 (1.67%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.67%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.67%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) HTTP
1 1 (1.67%) Kerberos
1 1 (1.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.00%) Big Data
2 9 (15.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 8 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 8 (13.33%) SQL Server 2016
4 7 (11.67%) Hadoop
5 5 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (6.67%) HBase
6 4 (6.67%) Power BI
6 4 (6.67%) RDBMS
7 3 (5.00%) Apache Hive
7 3 (5.00%) KDB
7 3 (5.00%) NoSQL
7 3 (5.00%) QlikView
7 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (3.33%) Data Lake
8 2 (3.33%) Qlik Sense
8 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (3.33%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Selenium
2 2 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.67%) Gradle
3 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.67%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 10 (16.67%) Front Office
2 9 (15.00%) Finance
3 6 (10.00%) Retail
4 4 (6.67%) Banking
5 2 (3.33%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.33%) Marketing
6 1 (1.67%) Advertising
6 1 (1.67%) Billing
6 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.67%) French Language
6 1 (1.67%) Legal
6 1 (1.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (60.00%) Developer
2 11 (18.33%) Analyst
3 9 (15.00%) Python Developer
4 8 (13.33%) .NET Developer
4 8 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (13.33%) C# Developer
4 8 (13.33%) C# WPF Developer
4 8 (13.33%) Data Analyst
4 8 (13.33%) WPF Developer
5 7 (11.67%) Java Developer
6 6 (10.00%) Data Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Analytics Developer
7 4 (6.67%) ETL Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Front Office Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Architect
8 3 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 3 (5.00%) Consultant
8 3 (5.00%) Scala Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.33%) .NET
2 8 (13.33%) AngularJS
2 8 (13.33%) WPF
3 6 (10.00%) Web Services
4 5 (8.33%) REST
5 3 (5.00%) HTML
5 3 (5.00%) HTML5
5 3 (5.00%) Task Parallel Library
6 2 (3.33%) jQuery
6 2 (3.33%) JSON
6 2 (3.33%) React
7 1 (1.67%) Akka
7 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.67%) Kafka
7 1 (1.67%) Play Framework
7 1 (1.67%) RESTful
7 1 (1.67%) spray
7 1 (1.67%) TensorFlow
7 1 (1.67%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.33%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (15.00%) Derivative
3 8 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 8 (13.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (10.00%) Credit Risk
5 5 (8.33%) Equities
5 5 (8.33%) Fixed Income
5 5 (8.33%) Management Information System
6 4 (6.67%) Credit Derivative
6 4 (6.67%) Mainframe
7 3 (5.00%) Fintech
8 1 (1.67%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.67%) Clustering
8 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.67%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.67%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.00%) Linux
2 5 (8.33%) Unix
3 2 (3.33%) Solaris
4 1 (1.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (100.00%) Analytics
2 19 (31.67%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 13 (21.67%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (16.67%) TDD
6 9 (15.00%) ETL
7 8 (13.33%) Multithreading
7 8 (13.33%) MVVM
7 8 (13.33%) Physics
8 7 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (10.00%) Data Analysis
9 6 (10.00%) Microservices
10 5 (8.33%) BDD
10 5 (8.33%) Business Analysis
10 5 (8.33%) Data Extraction
10 5 (8.33%) Data Modelling
10 5 (8.33%) E-Commerce
11 4 (6.67%) Data Management
11 4 (6.67%) Migration
11 4 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (26.67%) Java
2 15 (25.00%) SQL
3 14 (23.33%) Python
4 11 (18.33%) C#
5 7 (11.67%) T-SQL
6 5 (8.33%) R
6 5 (8.33%) Scala
7 4 (6.67%) C
7 4 (6.67%) JavaScript
8 3 (5.00%) VBA
9 2 (3.33%) C++
9 2 (3.33%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.67%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.67%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (1.67%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.67%) Perl
10 1 (1.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (15.00%) Degree
2 2 (3.33%) MBA
3 1 (1.67%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.67%) MCSE
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 1 (1.67%) PhD
3 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) HDFS
2 1 (1.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Ansible
1 1 (1.67%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (1.67%) Mesos
1 1 (1.67%) Oozie
1 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.67%) Puppet
1 1 (1.67%) Rsyslog
1 1 (1.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (11.67%) Oracle
2 5 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.67%) Tableau
3 4 (6.67%) Teradata
4 2 (3.33%) Informatica
4 2 (3.33%) SAP
4 2 (3.33%) Splunk
5 1 (1.67%) Cognos
5 1 (1.67%) Hortonworks
5 1 (1.67%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.67%) MapR
5 1 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.67%) Talend
5 1 (1.67%) Zuora
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