Period
to 15 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytics over the 6 months to 15 April 2021 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.

Analytics
England > London
6 months to
15 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 23 30 32
Rank change year-on-year +7 +2 +8
Contract jobs citing Analytics 1,538 1,527 2,680
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 7.03% 6.31% 6.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.86% 7.16% 7.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,036 1,053 1,877
10th Percentile £350 £363 £350
25th Percentile £438 £438 £415
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - -
75th Percentile £650 £638 £600
90th Percentile £738 £725 £688
England median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 9 12
10th Percentile £22.75 £21.85 £25.24
25th Percentile £26.65 £23.25 £31.87
Median hourly rate £34.88 £30.05 £35.75
Median % change year-on-year +16.07% -15.94% +33.52%
75th Percentile £49.59 £43.70 £39.00
90th Percentile £66.50 £67.80 £39.68
England median hourly rate £26.65 £30.05 £30.00
% change year-on-year -11.31% +0.17% +12.04%

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 19,557 21,330 37,880
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 89.34% 88.08% 89.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,056 15,398 27,528
10th Percentile £350 £325 £325
25th Percentile £425 £413 £415
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £520 £513
Median % change year-on-year +0.96% +1.46% +2.50%
75th Percentile £619 £613 £600
90th Percentile £700 £700 £675
England median daily rate £489 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +2.95% - +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 215 278 358
10th Percentile £16.58 £12.93 £12.50
25th Percentile £22.00 £18.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate £32.50 £26.46 £24.11
Median % change year-on-year +22.83% +9.75% +7.16%
75th Percentile £50.63 £47.83 £38.75
90th Percentile £66.50 £63.00 £51.16
England median hourly rate £25.50 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +21.43% -6.67% +4.65%

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Analytics as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in London

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Analytics in London.

Daily rate trend for Analytics in London

Analytics
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Analytics in London over the 6 months to 15 April 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Analytics in London

Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Analytics in London.

Hourly rate trend for Analytics in London

Analytics
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Analytics in London over the 6 months to 15 April 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for Analytics in London

Analytics
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the London region over the 6 months to 15 April 2021. 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
Central London +6 212 £500 - 129
West London +8 46 £510 -4.67% 37
East London +14 15 £461 -18.19% 44
South London +26 9 £575 +12.20% 11
North London +9 3 £388 - 1
Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 15 April 2021, IT contractor jobs citing 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 London region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 540 (35.11%) Finance
2 516 (33.55%) Agile Software Development
3 506 (32.90%) Python
4 491 (31.92%) SQL
5 413 (26.85%) Azure
6 345 (22.43%) Business Intelligence
7 328 (21.33%) Data Analytics
8 277 (18.01%) Analytical Skills
9 266 (17.30%) AWS
10 247 (16.06%) Data Modelling
11 218 (14.17%) DevOps
12 209 (13.59%) JavaScript
13 207 (13.46%) Java
14 204 (13.26%) Big Data
15 201 (13.07%) Visualisation
16 199 (12.94%) Data Warehouse
17 196 (12.74%) Power Platform
18 195 (12.68%) Power BI
19 187 (12.16%) Data Science
20 179 (11.64%) Front Office
21 176 (11.44%) Data Analysis
22 163 (10.60%) Marketing
23 159 (10.34%) Tableau
24 156 (10.14%) Machine Learning
24 156 (10.14%) ETL
25 154 (10.01%) Problem-Solving
26 152 (9.88%) Microsoft
27 151 (9.82%) Banking
28 142 (9.23%) C#
29 140 (9.10%) GCP

Analytics
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 125 (8.13%) Apache Spark
2 50 (3.25%) SharePoint
3 48 (3.12%) SAS
4 36 (2.34%) Apache
5 32 (2.08%) Confluence
6 27 (1.76%) Apache Airflow
7 25 (1.63%) CMS
8 19 (1.24%) Jupyter
9 13 (0.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 12 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (0.33%) nginx
12 4 (0.26%) Apache Solr
12 4 (0.26%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.20%) Apache Pig
13 3 (0.20%) Apache Synapse
13 3 (0.20%) JBoss
13 3 (0.20%) Oracle Coherence
13 3 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
13 3 (0.20%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.13%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 86 (5.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (1.11%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (1.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 15 (0.98%) Chatbot
5 10 (0.65%) Photoshop
6 8 (0.52%) Sketch
7 7 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 6 (0.39%) SPSS
9 5 (0.33%) InVision
10 4 (0.26%) Zeplin
11 3 (0.20%) MS Visio
12 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
12 2 (0.13%) Stata
13 1 (0.065%) Acrobat
13 1 (0.065%) Adobe Illustrator
13 1 (0.065%) Adobe XD
13 1 (0.065%) Figma
Business Applications
1 19 (1.24%) Oracle EBS
2 17 (1.11%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 9 (0.59%) HFM
3 9 (0.59%) SAP S/4HANA
4 7 (0.46%) Oracle Payables
5 6 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.39%) Magento
5 6 (0.39%) Oracle Assets
5 6 (0.39%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 6 (0.39%) Oracle FAH
5 6 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
5 6 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
5 6 (0.39%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 6 (0.39%) Oracle iProcurement
5 6 (0.39%) Oracle Receivables
5 6 (0.39%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 5 (0.33%) SAP CRM
6 5 (0.33%) Shopify
7 3 (0.20%) Cognos TM1
7 3 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 413 (26.85%) Azure
2 266 (17.30%) AWS
3 196 (12.74%) Power Platform
4 140 (9.10%) GCP
5 65 (4.23%) Azure Data Factory
6 62 (4.03%) Google Analytics
7 54 (3.51%) Serverless
8 38 (2.47%) Amazon S3
9 36 (2.34%) Adobe Analytics
10 34 (2.21%) Azure Active Directory
11 32 (2.08%) PaaS
12 28 (1.82%) SaaS
13 27 (1.76%) GitHub
14 25 (1.63%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 25 (1.63%) AWS Lambda
15 21 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
16 19 (1.24%) Amazon EMR
17 16 (1.04%) Azure Functions
17 16 (1.04%) Salesforce Service Cloud
18 15 (0.98%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 14 (0.91%) Firewall
2 12 (0.78%) Network Security
3 8 (0.52%) HTTP
4 7 (0.46%) RTMP
5 6 (0.39%) Reverse Proxy
6 5 (0.33%) Internet
6 5 (0.33%) VPN
7 4 (0.26%) FTP
7 4 (0.26%) SSL
8 3 (0.20%) 5G
8 3 (0.20%) DNS
8 3 (0.20%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (0.20%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.13%) 4G
9 2 (0.13%) BIG-IP
9 2 (0.13%) Cisco Firepower
9 2 (0.13%) Cisco ISE
9 2 (0.13%) Intranet
9 2 (0.13%) Kerberos
9 2 (0.13%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 204 (13.26%) Big Data
2 199 (12.94%) Data Warehouse
3 195 (12.68%) Power BI
4 159 (10.34%) Tableau
5 100 (6.50%) Data Lake
6 92 (5.98%) SQL Server
7 83 (5.40%) Hadoop
8 72 (4.68%) Relational Database
9 56 (3.64%) NoSQL
10 40 (2.60%) Amazon Redshift
11 39 (2.54%) Amazon RDS
12 37 (2.41%) Apache Hive
13 34 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 33 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
15 30 (1.95%) Oracle Database
16 29 (1.89%) BigQuery
17 28 (1.82%) Tableau Server
18 27 (1.76%) Data Mining
19 26 (1.69%) Azure SQL Database
20 23 (1.50%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 104 (6.76%) Git (software)
2 96 (6.24%) JIRA
3 58 (3.77%) Jenkins
4 47 (3.06%) Octopus Deploy
5 24 (1.56%) Maven
5 24 (1.56%) TeamCity
5 24 (1.56%) Visual Studio
6 18 (1.17%) Subversion
7 16 (1.04%) GitLab
7 16 (1.04%) PowerDesigner
8 15 (0.98%) Cucumber
9 13 (0.85%) Artifactory
10 12 (0.78%) kappa
11 11 (0.72%) Bitbucket
12 8 (0.52%) Cypress.io
13 7 (0.46%) git-flow
13 7 (0.46%) Karma Test Runner
14 6 (0.39%) Ant
14 6 (0.39%) Gradle
15 5 (0.33%) ERwin
General
1 540 (35.11%) Finance
2 179 (11.64%) Front Office
3 163 (10.60%) Marketing
4 151 (9.82%) Banking
5 89 (5.79%) Public Sector
6 80 (5.20%) Investment Banking
7 58 (3.77%) Retail
8 44 (2.86%) Manufacturing
9 43 (2.80%) Telecoms
10 32 (2.08%) Electronics
11 25 (1.63%) Legal
12 23 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
13 19 (1.24%) Games
13 19 (1.24%) Publishing
14 16 (1.04%) Advertising
15 15 (0.98%) Back Office
16 12 (0.78%) Billing
17 11 (0.72%) Financial Institution
18 10 (0.65%) Law
18 10 (0.65%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 388 (25.23%) Developer
2 265 (17.23%) Analyst
3 189 (12.29%) Architect
4 162 (10.53%) Data Engineer
5 100 (6.50%) Data Architect
6 92 (5.98%) Data Analyst
7 84 (5.46%) Python Developer
8 73 (4.75%) Consultant
9 65 (4.23%) Front Office Developer
10 64 (4.16%) Data Scientist
11 62 (4.03%) Business Analyst
12 56 (3.64%) Financial Analyst
12 56 (3.64%) SQL Analyst
13 50 (3.25%) Solutions Architect
14 44 (2.86%) SQL Data Analyst
15 42 (2.73%) Python Engineer
16 37 (2.41%) Designer
17 36 (2.34%) Azure Engineer
17 36 (2.34%) C# Developer
18 35 (2.28%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (8.97%) .NET
2 121 (7.87%) React
3 98 (6.37%) AngularJS
4 73 (4.75%) Kafka
5 61 (3.97%) HTML
6 57 (3.71%) Node.js
7 51 (3.32%) CSS
8 49 (3.19%) NumPy
9 48 (3.12%) Web Services
10 39 (2.54%) Pandas
11 34 (2.21%) HTML5
11 34 (2.21%) PySpark
11 34 (2.21%) RESTful
12 33 (2.15%) REST
12 33 (2.15%) Vue.js
13 32 (2.08%) JSON
14 31 (2.02%) ASP.NET
14 31 (2.02%) Shiny
15 30 (1.95%) GraphQL
16 29 (1.89%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 277 (18.01%) Analytical Skills
2 128 (8.32%) Derivative
3 116 (7.54%) Equities
3 116 (7.54%) User Experience
4 108 (7.02%) Fixed Income
5 103 (6.70%) Hedge funds
6 74 (4.81%) Greenfield Project
7 54 (3.51%) Data Structures
8 52 (3.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 50 (3.25%) Equity Derivative
10 46 (2.99%) Credit Risk
11 44 (2.86%) Algorithms
12 43 (2.80%) Management Information System
13 33 (2.15%) Self-Motivation
14 31 (2.02%) Social Media
15 23 (1.50%) Virtual Team
16 21 (1.37%) Analytical Mindset
16 21 (1.37%) Cloud Native
17 20 (1.30%) Market Risk
18 16 (1.04%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 64 (4.16%) Linux
2 36 (2.34%) Windows
3 22 (1.43%) Unix
4 9 (0.59%) Apple iOS
5 8 (0.52%) Ubuntu
6 5 (0.33%) Android
6 5 (0.33%) CentOS
7 3 (0.20%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.13%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.065%) Alpine Linux
9 1 (0.065%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.065%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.065%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 516 (33.55%) Agile Software Development
2 345 (22.43%) Business Intelligence
3 328 (21.33%) Data Analytics
4 247 (16.06%) Data Modelling
5 218 (14.17%) DevOps
6 201 (13.07%) Visualisation
7 187 (12.16%) Data Science
8 176 (11.44%) Data Analysis
9 156 (10.14%) ETL
9 156 (10.14%) Machine Learning
10 154 (10.01%) Problem-Solving
11 139 (9.04%) Scrum
11 139 (9.04%) Software Engineering
12 121 (7.87%) Investment Management
13 113 (7.35%) TDD
14 112 (7.28%) Asset Management
15 111 (7.22%) Data Architecture
16 104 (6.76%) Data Visualisation
17 103 (6.70%) Data Engineering
18 98 (6.37%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 506 (32.90%) Python
2 491 (31.92%) SQL
3 209 (13.59%) JavaScript
4 207 (13.46%) Java
5 142 (9.23%) C#
6 115 (7.48%) R
7 79 (5.14%) TypeScript
8 74 (4.81%) PowerShell
9 73 (4.75%) C++
10 62 (4.03%) Scala
11 38 (2.47%) C
12 28 (1.82%) PL/SQL
13 23 (1.50%) VBA
14 22 (1.43%) Bash Shell
15 17 (1.11%) Go
15 17 (1.11%) Kotlin
16 12 (0.78%) Perl
17 11 (0.72%) Shell Script
17 11 (0.72%) VB
18 9 (0.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 133 (8.65%) Degree
2 94 (6.11%) Security Cleared
3 56 (3.64%) SC Cleared
4 23 (1.50%) PhD
5 16 (1.04%) Computer Science Degree
6 13 (0.85%) DV Cleared
7 10 (0.65%) AWS Certification
7 10 (0.65%) PMP
8 9 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
8 9 (0.59%) Master's Degree
9 7 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 6 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (0.39%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.26%) ACCA
11 4 (0.26%) Numerate Degree
11 4 (0.26%) TOGAF Certification
12 2 (0.13%) CIMA
12 2 (0.13%) CISM
12 2 (0.13%) CISSP
12 2 (0.13%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (5.66%) QA
2 60 (3.90%) Data Quality
3 35 (2.28%) GDPR
4 15 (0.98%) SLA
5 9 (0.59%) PMO
6 5 (0.33%) IFRS
7 4 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.26%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.20%) COREP
8 3 (0.20%) WCAG
9 2 (0.13%) Basel III
9 2 (0.13%) IFRS 9
10 1 (0.065%) Actionable Recommendations
10 1 (0.065%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.065%) NCSC
10 1 (0.065%) SOC 2
System Software
1 63 (4.10%) Docker
2 40 (2.60%) Active Directory
3 18 (1.17%) HDFS
4 6 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.20%) Samba
6 2 (0.13%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.13%) vSphere
7 1 (0.065%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
7 1 (0.065%) IAG
7 1 (0.065%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.065%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 79 (5.14%) Kubernetes
2 36 (2.34%) Terraform
3 25 (1.63%) Ansible
4 15 (0.98%) Grafana
5 12 (0.78%) Puppet
6 11 (0.72%) Prometheus
7 8 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (0.39%) Kibana
9 5 (0.33%) Hadoop YARN
9 5 (0.33%) Oozie
9 5 (0.33%) ZABBIX
10 4 (0.26%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.13%) Core Impact
11 2 (0.13%) HAProxy
11 2 (0.13%) vRealize
12 1 (0.065%) Control-M
12 1 (0.065%) FortiGate
12 1 (0.065%) ITRS Geneos
12 1 (0.065%) Rsyslog
12 1 (0.065%) SCCM
Vendors
1 152 (9.88%) Microsoft
2 114 (7.41%) Google
3 100 (6.50%) Databricks
4 94 (6.11%) Oracle
5 82 (5.33%) SAP
6 72 (4.68%) Adobe
7 39 (2.54%) Salesforce.com
8 28 (1.82%) Remedy
9 27 (1.76%) Informatica
9 27 (1.76%) Splunk
10 20 (1.30%) Alteryx
10 20 (1.30%) IBM
11 19 (1.24%) Sparx
12 18 (1.17%) BiZZdesign
12 18 (1.17%) Teradata
13 17 (1.11%) MuleSoft
14 15 (0.98%) Cloudera
14 15 (0.98%) Talend
15 14 (0.91%) Facebook
16 12 (0.78%) Hyperion