Period
to 22 November 2019

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 22 November 2019 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
22 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 28 40 43
Rank change year-on-year +12 +3 +12
Contract jobs citing Analytics 2,248 2,526 2,467
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 6.39% 5.45% 5.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.29% 6.17% 5.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,507 1,727 1,673
London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £319
90th Percentile £715 £692 £688
England median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 14
London median hourly rate £35.90 £36.00 £26.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.28% +34.45% +33.88%
10th Percentile £18.85 £20.24 £20.48
90th Percentile £38.73 £139.55 £52.50
England median hourly rate £22.55 £34.00 £31.16
% change year-on-year -33.69% +9.13% +44.91%

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 30,832 40,914 41,674
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 87.70% 88.23% 88.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,085 29,526 30,235
London median daily rate £513 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £688 £675 £675
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 404 471 396
London median hourly rate £24.31 £23.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +4.44% +3.73%
10th Percentile £12.44 £13.13 £13.36
90th Percentile £53.75 £55.46 £52.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £22.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year +9.09% -6.38% +2.91%

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in London

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Analytics in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytics in London

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in London over the 6 months to 22 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in London

Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytics in London

Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in London over the 6 months to 22 November 2019.

Contractor 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 22 November 2019. 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 +10 409 £505 +1.05% 211
West London +2 103 £498 +5.29% 65
South London +27 43 £575 +18.56% 35
East London -29 24 £533 +5.54% 35
North London +1 3 £275 -39.73% 11
Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2019, 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.

1 764 (33.99%) Agile Software Development
2 670 (29.80%) SQL
3 648 (28.83%) Finance
4 577 (25.67%) Python
5 454 (20.20%) Azure
6 448 (19.93%) Data Analytics
7 445 (19.80%) Business Intelligence
8 430 (19.13%) AWS
9 353 (15.70%) Java
10 348 (15.48%) Data Science
11 333 (14.81%) Big Data
12 325 (14.46%) Analytical Skills
13 282 (12.54%) Microsoft
14 273 (12.14%) Visualisation
15 272 (12.10%) Data Modelling
16 260 (11.57%) Data Warehouse
17 259 (11.52%) JavaScript
17 259 (11.52%) Google
18 255 (11.34%) Machine Learning
19 240 (10.68%) ETL
20 239 (10.63%) Banking
21 238 (10.59%) Scrum
22 236 (10.50%) DevOps
23 228 (10.14%) Power Platform
24 227 (10.10%) Marketing
25 226 (10.05%) Software Engineering
26 222 (9.88%) Front Office
26 222 (9.88%) Power BI
27 209 (9.30%) GCP
28 199 (8.85%) Degree

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
1 162 (7.21%) Apache Spark
2 102 (4.54%) SAS
3 57 (2.54%) SharePoint
4 51 (2.27%) CMS
4 51 (2.27%) Confluence
5 38 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
6 35 (1.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 33 (1.47%) Apache
8 29 (1.29%) Apache Airflow
9 14 (0.62%) IIS
10 13 (0.58%) Jupyter
10 13 (0.58%) WordPress
11 11 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
12 9 (0.40%) Umbraco
13 8 (0.36%) Pachyderm
14 7 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
15 6 (0.27%) Luigi
16 5 (0.22%) Moodle
16 5 (0.22%) OpenStack
16 5 (0.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 124 (5.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 35 (1.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 30 (1.33%) Sketch
4 27 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
5 26 (1.16%) Photoshop
6 21 (0.93%) Adobe Illustrator
7 20 (0.89%) MS Visio
8 16 (0.71%) SPSS
9 14 (0.62%) InVision
10 12 (0.53%) OmniGraffle
11 11 (0.49%) Adobe XD
11 11 (0.49%) InDesign
12 10 (0.44%) Microsoft Project
12 10 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
13 7 (0.31%) Stata
14 3 (0.13%) InfoPath
15 2 (0.089%) AutoCAD
15 2 (0.089%) Marvel
15 2 (0.089%) UserZoom
16 1 (0.044%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 45 (2.00%) FINCAD Analytics
2 23 (1.02%) Adobe Campaign
3 22 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
4 21 (0.93%) Endur
5 20 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 9 (0.40%) SAP CO
6 9 (0.40%) SAP FI
6 9 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
7 8 (0.36%) NetSuite
8 6 (0.27%) SAP S/4HANA
9 4 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 4 (0.18%) Eloqua
9 4 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 4 (0.18%) Temenos T24
10 3 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
10 3 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
10 3 (0.13%) SAP MDG
11 2 (0.089%) Aligne
11 2 (0.089%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 454 (20.20%) Azure
2 430 (19.13%) AWS
3 228 (10.14%) Power Platform
4 209 (9.30%) GCP
5 109 (4.85%) Google Analytics
6 101 (4.49%) Azure Data Factory
7 87 (3.87%) Serverless
8 74 (3.29%) Adobe Analytics
9 58 (2.58%) GitHub
10 52 (2.31%) Amazon S3
10 52 (2.31%) Data Lake Analytics
11 50 (2.22%) AWS Step Functions
11 50 (2.22%) PaaS
12 45 (2.00%) AWS Lambda
13 44 (1.96%) SaaS
14 31 (1.38%) Amazon EMR
15 29 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
16 27 (1.20%) Office 365
17 25 (1.11%) Amazon SQS
18 22 (0.98%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 26 (1.16%) Firewall
1 26 (1.16%) Internet
2 16 (0.71%) Intranet
3 10 (0.44%) Network Security
3 10 (0.44%) VPN
4 7 (0.31%) WAN
5 6 (0.27%) DHCP
5 6 (0.27%) DNS
5 6 (0.27%) HTTP
5 6 (0.27%) LAN
5 6 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (0.27%) Wireless
6 5 (0.22%) LTE
7 4 (0.18%) 3GPP
7 4 (0.18%) IPv6
7 4 (0.18%) MPLS
7 4 (0.18%) SSH
7 4 (0.18%) SSL
7 4 (0.18%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.18%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 333 (14.81%) Big Data
2 260 (11.57%) Data Warehouse
3 222 (9.88%) Power BI
4 189 (8.41%) Hadoop
5 178 (7.92%) Data Lake
6 166 (7.38%) SQL Server
7 157 (6.98%) NoSQL
8 141 (6.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 122 (5.43%) Relational Database
10 109 (4.85%) Amazon Redshift
11 107 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
12 83 (3.69%) Amazon Athena
13 82 (3.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 68 (3.02%) RDBMS
15 65 (2.89%) Data Mining
16 61 (2.71%) Azure SQL Database
16 61 (2.71%) MongoDB
17 60 (2.67%) BigQuery
18 58 (2.58%) Apache Hive
19 57 (2.54%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 136 (6.05%) Git (software)
2 128 (5.69%) JIRA
3 123 (5.47%) Jenkins
4 48 (2.14%) Maven
5 46 (2.05%) TeamCity
6 38 (1.69%) RStudio
7 35 (1.56%) Visual Studio Team System
8 32 (1.42%) Axure RP
9 24 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
10 23 (1.02%) Selenium
10 23 (1.02%) Visual Studio
11 21 (0.93%) Cucumber
12 17 (0.76%) Octopus Deploy
13 16 (0.71%) JUnit
14 13 (0.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 12 (0.53%) NUnit
15 12 (0.53%) webpack
16 11 (0.49%) Artifactory
16 11 (0.49%) Moq
17 10 (0.44%) GitLab
General
1 648 (28.83%) Finance
2 239 (10.63%) Banking
3 227 (10.10%) Marketing
4 222 (9.88%) Front Office
5 142 (6.32%) Retail
6 68 (3.02%) Investment Banking
7 61 (2.71%) Public Sector
8 59 (2.62%) Legal
9 39 (1.73%) Publishing
10 37 (1.65%) Telecoms
11 29 (1.29%) Advertising
12 28 (1.25%) Games
12 28 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
13 26 (1.16%) Law
13 26 (1.16%) Manufacturing
14 23 (1.02%) Financial Institution
15 17 (0.76%) Billing
16 10 (0.44%) Back Office
16 10 (0.44%) Retail Banking
17 9 (0.40%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 565 (25.13%) Developer
2 363 (16.15%) Analyst
3 264 (11.74%) Architect
4 204 (9.07%) Data Engineer
5 140 (6.23%) Data Analyst
6 129 (5.74%) Senior Developer
7 120 (5.34%) Data Scientist
8 115 (5.12%) Data Architect
9 108 (4.80%) Java Developer
10 102 (4.54%) Consultant
11 95 (4.23%) Business Analyst
11 95 (4.23%) Python Developer
12 86 (3.83%) Designer
13 74 (3.29%) Project Manager
14 73 (3.25%) Solutions Architect
15 72 (3.20%) Python Engineer
16 63 (2.80%) UX Designer
17 61 (2.71%) C# Developer
18 58 (2.58%) AWS Developer
19 57 (2.54%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (7.83%) Web Services
2 163 (7.25%) HTML
3 140 (6.23%) CSS
4 127 (5.65%) .NET
5 104 (4.63%) Kafka
6 93 (4.14%) AngularJS
7 87 (3.87%) J2EE
8 73 (3.25%) React
9 72 (3.20%) HTML5
10 67 (2.98%) Pandas
11 63 (2.80%) RESTful
12 54 (2.40%) JSON
13 53 (2.36%) XML
14 51 (2.27%) Node.js
15 50 (2.22%) Natural Language Processing
16 44 (1.96%) NumPy
16 44 (1.96%) Sass
17 43 (1.91%) Redux
17 43 (1.91%) REST
18 42 (1.87%) PySpark
Miscellaneous
1 325 (14.46%) Analytical Skills
2 193 (8.59%) User Experience
3 131 (5.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 129 (5.74%) Derivative
5 111 (4.94%) Algorithms
6 98 (4.36%) Fixed Income
7 84 (3.74%) Equities
8 79 (3.51%) Greenfield Project
9 72 (3.20%) Management Information System
10 68 (3.02%) Hedge funds
11 64 (2.85%) Data Structures
11 64 (2.85%) Public Cloud
12 53 (2.36%) Self-Motivation
13 39 (1.73%) Equity Derivative
14 38 (1.69%) Credit Risk
15 33 (1.47%) Social Media
16 32 (1.42%) Market Risk
17 26 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
17 26 (1.16%) Virtual Team
18 24 (1.07%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 93 (4.14%) Linux
2 47 (2.09%) Windows
3 42 (1.87%) Unix
4 20 (0.89%) Apple iOS
5 19 (0.85%) Android
6 8 (0.36%) Windows Server
7 6 (0.27%) Solaris
8 4 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.13%) Kali Linux
9 3 (0.13%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.13%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.13%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.13%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.089%) VMS
10 2 (0.089%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.044%) CentOS
11 1 (0.044%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.044%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.044%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 764 (33.99%) Agile Software Development
2 448 (19.93%) Data Analytics
3 445 (19.80%) Business Intelligence
4 348 (15.48%) Data Science
5 273 (12.14%) Visualisation
6 272 (12.10%) Data Modelling
7 255 (11.34%) Machine Learning
8 240 (10.68%) ETL
9 238 (10.59%) Scrum
10 236 (10.50%) DevOps
11 226 (10.05%) Software Engineering
12 195 (8.67%) Data Analysis
13 186 (8.27%) Microservices
14 182 (8.10%) Problem-Solving
15 178 (7.92%) Migration
16 173 (7.70%) Stakeholder Management
17 165 (7.34%) Artificial Intelligence
18 161 (7.16%) Project Management
19 151 (6.72%) Decision-Making
20 140 (6.23%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 670 (29.80%) SQL
2 577 (25.67%) Python
3 353 (15.70%) Java
4 259 (11.52%) JavaScript
5 170 (7.56%) C#
6 168 (7.47%) R
7 107 (4.76%) Scala
8 92 (4.09%) C++
9 57 (2.54%) PowerShell
10 43 (1.91%) T-SQL
11 36 (1.60%) C
12 34 (1.51%) TypeScript
13 33 (1.47%) Bash Shell
14 28 (1.25%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 28 (1.25%) ES6
15 27 (1.20%) Kotlin
15 27 (1.20%) PHP
15 27 (1.20%) PL/SQL
16 24 (1.07%) Perl
17 23 (1.02%) Go
Qualifications
1 199 (8.85%) Degree
2 99 (4.40%) Security Cleared
3 72 (3.20%) SC Cleared
4 44 (1.96%) PhD
5 37 (1.65%) Master's Degree
6 31 (1.38%) Computer Science Degree
7 19 (0.85%) Numerate Degree
8 15 (0.67%) DV Cleared
9 14 (0.62%) PMI Certification
10 13 (0.58%) BPSS Clearance
11 12 (0.53%) PMP
12 11 (0.49%) AWS Certification
12 11 (0.49%) CISSP
13 10 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
14 9 (0.40%) CEH
15 8 (0.36%) ISEB
16 7 (0.31%) GIAC
16 7 (0.31%) SANS
17 6 (0.27%) OSCP
18 5 (0.22%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (3.96%) Data Quality
2 86 (3.83%) QA
3 22 (0.98%) GDPR
4 15 (0.67%) PMO
5 11 (0.49%) WCAG
6 8 (0.36%) IFRS
7 7 (0.31%) HL7
8 3 (0.13%) Actionable Recommendations
8 3 (0.13%) Basel III
8 3 (0.13%) IFRS 9
8 3 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.13%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.089%) COBIT
10 1 (0.044%) Basel II
10 1 (0.044%) GxP
10 1 (0.044%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.044%) NCSC
10 1 (0.044%) NIST
10 1 (0.044%) PSD2
10 1 (0.044%) SLA
System Software
1 119 (5.29%) Docker
2 25 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
3 24 (1.07%) Active Directory
4 17 (0.76%) HDFS
5 10 (0.44%) VirtualBox
6 6 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.089%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.089%) Firmware
8 1 (0.044%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.044%) Postfix
8 1 (0.044%) Snort
8 1 (0.044%) Xen
8 1 (0.044%) XenApp
8 1 (0.044%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 117 (5.20%) Kubernetes
2 71 (3.16%) Terraform
3 49 (2.18%) Ansible
4 27 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
5 19 (0.85%) Hadoop YARN
6 18 (0.80%) Puppet
7 14 (0.62%) Kibana
8 11 (0.49%) Kubeflow
9 8 (0.36%) Docker Swarm
9 8 (0.36%) Single Sign-On
10 7 (0.31%) Nessus
11 6 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
11 6 (0.27%) Nmap
12 5 (0.22%) Grafana
13 4 (0.18%) Matomo
13 4 (0.18%) Oracle ZFS
13 4 (0.18%) Salt
13 4 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 3 (0.13%) Nagios
14 3 (0.13%) Oozie
Vendors
1 282 (12.54%) Microsoft
2 259 (11.52%) Google
3 185 (8.23%) Tableau
4 145 (6.45%) Oracle
5 118 (5.25%) Adobe
6 90 (4.00%) SAP
7 74 (3.29%) Salesforce.com
8 54 (2.40%) Databricks
9 37 (1.65%) MicroStrategy
10 36 (1.60%) Informatica
10 36 (1.60%) Talend
11 31 (1.38%) Alteryx
12 28 (1.25%) IBM
13 26 (1.16%) Sybase
14 23 (1.02%) Teradata
15 22 (0.98%) Cognos
15 22 (0.98%) Greenplum
16 21 (0.93%) Cloudera
17 20 (0.89%) Tealium
18 19 (0.85%) OpenLink