Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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.

Statistical Analysis
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 233 236 260
Rank change year-on-year +3 +24 +34
Contract jobs citing Statistical Analysis 16 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.23% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.19% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 9
City of London median daily rate £568 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.53% -10.53% +31.03%
10th Percentile £440 £295 £353
90th Percentile £825 £633 £610
Central London median daily rate £568 £425 £475
% change year-on-year +33.53% -10.53% +31.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
City of London median hourly rate £28.00 £17.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.32% - -
Central London median hourly rate £28.00 £17.25 -
% change year-on-year +62.32% - -

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 6261 5866 7755
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.43% 87.42% 83.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4975 4699 6170
City of London median daily rate £513 £475 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £288
90th Percentile £688 £663 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £460
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +3.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 55 74
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £13.34 £12.15 £10.91
90th Percentile £30.90 £53.05 £40.00
Central London median hourly rate £20.25 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +6.58% -5.00% +11.14%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Statistical 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 Statistical Analysis.

1 8 (50.00%) Finance
1 8 (50.00%) Banking
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) TDD
2 7 (43.75%) Maven
2 7 (43.75%) Multithreading
2 7 (43.75%) TeamCity
2 7 (43.75%) Java
2 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) IBM
2 7 (43.75%) Cucumber
2 7 (43.75%) Kafka
2 7 (43.75%) Functional Testing
2 7 (43.75%) Non-Functional Testing
2 7 (43.75%) Gradle
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
3 6 (37.50%) Docker
3 6 (37.50%) Apache
3 6 (37.50%) Equities
4 5 (31.25%) Front Office
5 4 (25.00%) Visualisation
6 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (18.75%) Tableau
6 3 (18.75%) Machine Learning
6 3 (18.75%) SQL
6 3 (18.75%) SAS
7 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (12.50%) RDF
7 2 (12.50%) Python

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 6 (37.50%) Apache
2 3 (18.75%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Big Data
1 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (6.25%) GIS
2 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.25%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Cucumber
1 7 (43.75%) Gradle
1 7 (43.75%) Maven
1 7 (43.75%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (50.00%) Banking
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Java Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Senior Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Front Office Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Credit Risk Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Data Scientist
5 2 (12.50%) Java Pricing Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Pricing Developer
5 2 (12.50%) SAS Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Big Data Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Business Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Data Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Lead Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Lead Data Architect
6 1 (6.25%) NHS BI Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Process Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) Kafka
2 2 (12.50%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Equities
2 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Credit Risk
2 2 (12.50%) Linked Data
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) Semantic Web
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
3 1 (6.25%) Equity Risk
3 1 (6.25%) NHS
3 1 (6.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
1 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (43.75%) Functional Testing
1 7 (43.75%) Multithreading
1 7 (43.75%) Non-Functional Testing
1 7 (43.75%) TDD
2 4 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 3 (18.75%) Machine Learning
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (12.50%) Information Retrieval
4 2 (12.50%) Predictive Modelling
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Random Forest
4 2 (12.50%) RDF
4 2 (12.50%) Sentiment Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Statistical Learning
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.25%) Process Management
5 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) Python
3 2 (12.50%) R
3 2 (12.50%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) IBM
2 3 (18.75%) Tableau
3 1 (6.25%) Google
3 1 (6.25%) Hortonworks
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (6.25%) Teradata
3 1 (6.25%) Workday