Period
to 22 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Statistical Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Statistical Analysis over the 6 months to 22 April 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.

Statistical Analysis
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 245 230 225
Rank change year-on-year -15 -5 +44
Contract jobs citing Statistical Analysis 11 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.16% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.17% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 11
City of London median daily rate £438 £375 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -25.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £327 £243 £185
90th Percentile £740 £538 £625
Central London median daily rate £359 £375 £500
% change year-on-year -4.20% -25.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Statistical Analysis 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 6,193 5,354 5,717
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.97% 87.21% 87.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,906 4,173 4,550
City of London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £339 £313 £300
90th Percentile £700 £663 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £468
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.60% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 44 64
City of London median hourly rate £19.50 £20.85 £21.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.46% -3.92% +8.49%
10th Percentile £11.81 £13.50 £12.33
90th Percentile £38.50 £29.77 £53.53
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.44 £21.48
% change year-on-year +14.68% -18.80% +13.07%

Statistical Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Statistical Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Statistical Analysis in the City of London

Statistical 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 Statistical Analysis in the City of London.

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

Statistical Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Statistical Analysis in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 April 2018.

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

Statistical 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 Statistical Analysis in the City of London.

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

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Statistical Analysis 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 Statistical Analysis.

1 8 (72.73%) Python
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
1 8 (72.73%) Machine Learning
2 7 (63.64%) R
3 5 (45.45%) Predictive Modelling
3 5 (45.45%) Mathematics
3 5 (45.45%) Data Mining
3 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (45.45%) Analytics
3 5 (45.45%) Data Science
4 4 (36.36%) Apache Spark
4 4 (36.36%) Algorithms
4 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (36.36%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) Hadoop
5 3 (27.27%) Statistics
5 3 (27.27%) Marketing
5 3 (27.27%) MATLAB
5 3 (27.27%) C++
5 3 (27.27%) SAS
5 3 (27.27%) PhD
5 3 (27.27%) Natural Language Processing
5 3 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (18.18%) Value Proposition
6 2 (18.18%) Commercial Awareness
6 2 (18.18%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (18.18%) Actionable Insight
6 2 (18.18%) Power BI
6 2 (18.18%) Fintech
6 2 (18.18%) Tableau

Statistical 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 4 (36.36%) Apache Spark
2 3 (27.27%) SAS
3 1 (9.09%) Apache
3 1 (9.09%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Data Mining
2 4 (36.36%) Hadoop
3 2 (18.18%) Apache Hive
3 2 (18.18%) Big Data
3 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (18.18%) Power BI
4 1 (9.09%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (9.09%) Base SAS
4 1 (9.09%) OLAP
4 1 (9.09%) Text Mining
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Marketing
3 2 (18.18%) Front Office
3 2 (18.18%) Retail
4 1 (9.09%) Banking
4 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Data Scientist
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analytics Scientist
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Qualitative Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Quantitative Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Quantitative Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Business Intelligence Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Senior NHS Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Statistical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (9.09%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (36.36%) Algorithms
3 2 (18.18%) Blog
3 2 (18.18%) Fintech
3 2 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (9.09%) Credit Risk
4 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
4 1 (9.09%) Life Science
4 1 (9.09%) NHS
4 1 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (9.09%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Machine Learning
2 5 (45.45%) Analytics
2 5 (45.45%) Data Science
2 5 (45.45%) Mathematics
2 5 (45.45%) Predictive Modelling
3 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (27.27%) Statistics
5 2 (18.18%) Actionable Insight
5 2 (18.18%) Applied Mathematics
5 2 (18.18%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (18.18%) Benchmarking
5 2 (18.18%) Commercial Awareness
5 2 (18.18%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 2 (18.18%) Predictive Analytics
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) Random Forest
5 2 (18.18%) Use Case
5 2 (18.18%) Value Proposition
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Python
2 7 (63.64%) R
3 4 (36.36%) Java
4 3 (27.27%) C++
4 3 (27.27%) MATLAB
5 2 (18.18%) C#
5 2 (18.18%) Scala
6 1 (9.09%) Julia
6 1 (9.09%) SQL
6 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) PhD
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) IFRS
1 1 (9.09%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) HDFS
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Tableau