Period
to 17 July 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 17 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.

Statistical Analysis
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 246 225 233
Rank change year-on-year -21 +8 +52
Contract jobs citing Statistical Analysis 10 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.14% 0.29% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.33% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 9
City of London median daily rate £438 £475 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.89% -19.15% +23.68%
10th Percentile £318 £243 £375
90th Percentile £740 £671 £625
Central London median daily rate £378 £475 £588
% change year-on-year -20.53% -19.15% +23.68%
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 6,170 5,675 5,952
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.00% 87.85% 87.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,887 4,392 4,791
City of London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £338 £313 £308
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £470
% change year-on-year - +6.38% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 54 56
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.25 £19.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.65% +1.29% -6.14%
10th Percentile £12.83 £13.31 £11.38
90th Percentile £33.00 £29.77 £42.41
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.69 £20.00
% change year-on-year +0.05% -6.55% -4.76%

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 9 (90.00%) Python
2 7 (70.00%) R
2 7 (70.00%) Machine Learning
3 5 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 5 (50.00%) SAS
3 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) Analytics
3 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (50.00%) Data Science
4 4 (40.00%) Tableau
4 4 (40.00%) Data Mining
4 4 (40.00%) Predictive Modelling
4 4 (40.00%) Degree
5 3 (30.00%) Marketing
5 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
5 3 (30.00%) PhD
5 3 (30.00%) MATLAB
5 3 (30.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) Algorithms
5 3 (30.00%) Power BI
5 3 (30.00%) Apache Spark
6 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (20.00%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (20.00%) Commercial Awareness
6 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (20.00%) Value Proposition
6 2 (20.00%) Fintech
6 2 (20.00%) Actionable Insight
6 2 (20.00%) Marketing Analytics

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 5 (50.00%) SAS
2 3 (30.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (10.00%) Apache
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (10.00%) GitHub
1 1 (10.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Data Mining
2 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (30.00%) Power BI
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Hive
3 1 (10.00%) Base SAS
3 1 (10.00%) Big Data
3 1 (10.00%) InfluxDB
3 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (10.00%) OLAP
3 1 (10.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) Front Office
3 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Data Scientist
2 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Data Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Qualitative Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Quantitative Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Quantitative Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Data Scientist
2 1 (10.00%) Statistical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (20.00%) Blog
3 2 (20.00%) Fintech
3 2 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk
4 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Machine Learning
2 5 (50.00%) Analytics
2 5 (50.00%) Data Science
2 5 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 4 (40.00%) Predictive Modelling
4 2 (20.00%) Actionable Insight
4 2 (20.00%) Applied Mathematics
4 2 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) Commercial Awareness
4 2 (20.00%) Customer Segmentation
4 2 (20.00%) Marketing Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (20.00%) Use Case
4 2 (20.00%) Value Proposition
5 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) Decision Tree
5 1 (10.00%) Random Forest
5 1 (10.00%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Python
2 7 (70.00%) R
3 3 (30.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) MATLAB
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) C++
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) Scala
5 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) PhD
3 2 (20.00%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) IFRS
1 1 (10.00%) IFRS 9
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Tableau
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) Alteryx
2 1 (10.00%) Google
2 1 (10.00%) New Relic