Period
to 19 July 2018

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 19 July 2018 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
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 156 195
Rank change year-on-year -17 +39 +44
Contract jobs citing Data Analytics 82 87 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.16% 1.35% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 1.54% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 62 29
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.38% -15.74%
10th Percentile £388 £413 £274
90th Percentile £675 £686 £690
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £488
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 6,117 5,667 5,986
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 86.88% 87.94% 87.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,838 4,377 4,822
City of London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £335 £313 £310
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £473
% change year-on-year - +5.82% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 56 55
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.52 £19.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.87% +2.65% -6.15%
10th Percentile £12.93 £13.31 £11.35
90th Percentile £33.00 £32.06 £39.04
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £20.00
% change year-on-year - -6.50% -4.76%

Data Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Data Analytics as a percentage 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

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 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 19 July 2018. 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 - 1 £515 -
Data Analytics
Central London

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, 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 82 (100.00%) Analytics
2 34 (41.46%) SQL
3 22 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (26.83%) Python
3 22 (26.83%) C#
3 22 (26.83%) R
4 21 (25.61%) Big Data
5 20 (24.39%) Java
6 19 (23.17%) Finance
7 15 (18.29%) VBA
7 15 (18.29%) Amazon AWS
8 13 (15.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (15.85%) T-SQL
9 12 (14.63%) Banking
9 12 (14.63%) Linux
9 12 (14.63%) Marketing
9 12 (14.63%) Self-Motivation
10 11 (13.41%) .NET
10 11 (13.41%) C
10 11 (13.41%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (12.20%) Scrum
11 10 (12.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (12.20%) Big Data Analytics
11 10 (12.20%) Tableau
11 10 (12.20%) Apache Spark
12 9 (10.98%) Microservices
12 9 (10.98%) Hadoop
12 9 (10.98%) Microsoft Excel
12 9 (10.98%) VB.NET
13 8 (9.76%) Microsoft

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 10 (12.20%) Apache Spark
2 3 (3.66%) Apache
3 2 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.44%) Jetty
3 2 (2.44%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.22%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.22%) Confluence
4 1 (1.22%) nginx
4 1 (1.22%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (10.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (18.29%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (8.54%) Serverless
4 3 (3.66%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (3.66%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.44%) Google Analytics
6 1 (1.22%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (1.22%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (1.22%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (1.22%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.22%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.22%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (25.61%) Big Data
2 13 (15.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (12.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (10.98%) Hadoop
5 8 (9.76%) Power BI
6 7 (8.54%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (6.10%) NoSQL
7 5 (6.10%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (6.10%) SQL Server
8 4 (4.88%) Apache Hive
8 4 (4.88%) Apache Kudu
8 4 (4.88%) MongoDB
8 4 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (3.66%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (3.66%) HBase
9 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (3.66%) Relational Database
10 2 (2.44%) Impala
10 2 (2.44%) KDB
10 2 (2.44%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (8.54%) RStudio
2 3 (3.66%) JIRA
2 3 (3.66%) Maven
3 2 (2.44%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.44%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (23.17%) Finance
2 12 (14.63%) Banking
2 12 (14.63%) Marketing
3 8 (9.76%) Retail
4 6 (7.32%) Front Office
5 4 (4.88%) Legal
6 2 (2.44%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.44%) Law
7 1 (1.22%) French Language
7 1 (1.22%) German Language
7 1 (1.22%) Russian Language
7 1 (1.22%) Thai Language
Job Titles
1 23 (28.05%) Developer
2 13 (15.85%) Consultant
3 12 (14.63%) Analyst
4 10 (12.20%) Analytics Consultant
4 10 (12.20%) Data Consultant
5 9 (10.98%) Data Analytics Consultant
6 7 (8.54%) C# Developer
7 6 (7.32%) Business Analyst
7 6 (7.32%) Data Modeller
7 6 (7.32%) Java Developer
8 5 (6.10%) Data Business Analyst
9 4 (4.88%) Customer Analyst
9 4 (4.88%) Customer Insight Analyst
9 4 (4.88%) Data Insight Analyst
9 4 (4.88%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Insight Analyst
9 4 (4.88%) Insight Data Analyst
9 4 (4.88%) Marketing Analytics Analyst
9 4 (4.88%) Marketing Business Analyst
9 4 (4.88%) Marketing Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.41%) .NET
2 8 (9.76%) Spring
3 6 (7.32%) HTML
4 5 (6.10%) Kafka
5 4 (4.88%) REST
5 4 (4.88%) WPF
6 2 (2.44%) Django
6 2 (2.44%) GraphQL
6 2 (2.44%) Hibernate
6 2 (2.44%) Java SE
6 2 (2.44%) Middleware
6 2 (2.44%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (2.44%) SOAP
7 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.22%) CSS
7 1 (1.22%) JSON
7 1 (1.22%) LAMP
7 1 (1.22%) LDAP
7 1 (1.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.63%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (8.54%) User Experience
3 6 (7.32%) Algorithms
4 4 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.88%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (4.88%) Marketing Technology
5 3 (3.66%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.44%) Cloud Native
6 2 (2.44%) Credit Risk
6 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.44%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.22%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.22%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.22%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.22%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.63%) Linux
2 4 (4.88%) DC/OS
3 2 (2.44%) CentOS
3 2 (2.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (100.00%) Analytics
2 22 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (13.41%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (12.20%) Big Data Analytics
4 10 (12.20%) Scrum
5 9 (10.98%) Microservices
6 8 (9.76%) Data Modelling
6 8 (9.76%) Data Science
6 8 (9.76%) DevOps
6 8 (9.76%) Visualisation
7 7 (8.54%) Data Management
7 7 (8.54%) Data Visualisation
7 7 (8.54%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (7.32%) Collateral Management
8 6 (7.32%) Data Analysis
8 6 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (6.10%) Coaching
9 5 (6.10%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (6.10%) Data Protection
9 5 (6.10%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 34 (41.46%) SQL
2 22 (26.83%) C#
2 22 (26.83%) Python
2 22 (26.83%) R
3 20 (24.39%) Java
4 15 (18.29%) VBA
5 13 (15.85%) T-SQL
6 11 (13.41%) C
7 9 (10.98%) VB.NET
8 6 (7.32%) Ruby
9 4 (4.88%) C++
10 3 (3.66%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 3 (3.66%) JavaScript
11 2 (2.44%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.44%) Java 8
11 2 (2.44%) MATLAB
11 2 (2.44%) Perl
11 2 (2.44%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.44%) Scala
12 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (4.88%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.66%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.44%) CCA
3 2 (2.44%) CISA
3 2 (2.44%) CISM
3 2 (2.44%) CISSP
3 2 (2.44%) Degree
4 1 (1.22%) ACCA
4 1 (1.22%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.54%) GDPR
2 2 (2.44%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.44%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.22%) GCP
3 1 (1.22%) MiFID
3 1 (1.22%) PMO
3 1 (1.22%) QA
3 1 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.10%) HDFS
2 4 (4.88%) Docker
3 1 (1.22%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 8 (9.76%) Kubernetes
2 6 (7.32%) Terraform
3 5 (6.10%) Ansible
4 4 (4.88%) Mesos
5 3 (3.66%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (3.66%) Puppet
6 2 (2.44%) Kibana
6 2 (2.44%) rkt
Vendors
1 10 (12.20%) Tableau
2 8 (9.76%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.32%) Bloomberg
3 6 (7.32%) Calypso
3 6 (7.32%) Reuters
4 4 (4.88%) Google
5 3 (3.66%) Capita
6 2 (2.44%) Alteryx
6 2 (2.44%) Cloudera
6 2 (2.44%) DevExpress
6 2 (2.44%) IBM
6 2 (2.44%) Splunk
6 2 (2.44%) Telerik
6 2 (2.44%) Teradata
7 1 (1.22%) Adobe
7 1 (1.22%) Cognos
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle
7 1 (1.22%) SAP
7 1 (1.22%) Talend
7 1 (1.22%) Tealium