Period
to

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 17 May 2022 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
17 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 21 23 34
Rank change year-on-year +2 +11 -3
Contract jobs citing Analytics 2,945 1,765 1,290
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 7.64% 7.42% 6.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.35% 8.18% 7.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,166 1,174 911
10th Percentile £413 £362 £363
25th Percentile £500 £450 £431
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £550 £525
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -
75th Percentile £700 £650 £638
90th Percentile £788 £725 £725
England median daily rate £575 £535 £500
% change year-on-year +7.48% +7.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 31 7
10th Percentile £17.70 £8.00 £21.21
25th Percentile £27.94 £26.33 £26.28
Median hourly rate £40.50 £34.88 £30.05
Median % change year-on-year +16.11% +16.07% -15.94%
75th Percentile £53.25 £48.67 £38.73
90th Percentile £72.50 £66.50 £50.22
England median hourly rate £35.00 £26.65 £31.28
% change year-on-year +31.33% -14.79% +4.25%

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 35,285 21,588 18,361
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 91.55% 90.81% 89.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 25,763 15,483 13,230
10th Percentile £400 £350 £325
25th Percentile £475 £425 £414
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% - +0.96%
75th Percentile £688 £625 £613
90th Percentile £775 £700 £700
England median daily rate £540 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +8.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 412 227 236
10th Percentile £17.28 £15.46 £13.50
25th Percentile £23.91 £21.25 £18.50
Median hourly rate £37.50 £32.85 £26.50
Median % change year-on-year +14.16% +23.96% +18.34%
75th Percentile £51.75 £52.50 £47.25
90th Percentile £68.75 £66.50 £61.13
England median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +10.00% +16.28% -4.44%

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 17 May 2022.

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 17 May 2022.

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 17 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -19 251 £575 +15.00% 135
West London +15 81 £600 +17.65% 45
South London -5 15 £625 +11.11% 8
East London -12 12 £613 +18.47% 42
North London -3 1 £225 -55.00% 1
Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 17 May 2022, 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 1,144 (38.85%) Agile
2 1,045 (35.48%) Finance
3 985 (33.45%) Python
4 914 (31.04%) Azure
5 856 (29.07%) SQL
6 692 (23.50%) Social Skills
7 608 (20.65%) AWS
7 608 (20.65%) Data Analytics
8 488 (16.57%) Business Intelligence
9 468 (15.89%) DevOps
10 453 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
11 400 (13.58%) CI/CD
12 394 (13.38%) Visualisation
13 392 (13.31%) Java
14 384 (13.04%) Microsoft
15 380 (12.90%) Software Engineering
16 364 (12.36%) Front Office
16 364 (12.36%) React
17 362 (12.29%) Asset Management
18 353 (11.99%) GCP
19 346 (11.75%) Data Modelling
20 333 (11.31%) Data Warehouse
21 332 (11.27%) Banking
22 327 (11.10%) Power Platform
23 325 (11.04%) JavaScript
24 321 (10.90%) Big Data
24 321 (10.90%) Power BI
25 319 (10.83%) ETL
26 311 (10.56%) C#
27 298 (10.12%) Data Science

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
1 238 (8.08%) Apache Spark
2 68 (2.31%) Apache
3 66 (2.24%) Confluence
4 63 (2.14%) Apache Airflow
5 53 (1.80%) CMS
6 50 (1.70%) Elasticsearch
7 45 (1.53%) SAS
8 40 (1.36%) SharePoint
9 19 (0.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 17 (0.58%) IIS
11 14 (0.48%) Drupal
11 14 (0.48%) Jupyter
11 14 (0.48%) WordPress
12 13 (0.44%) Luigi
13 5 (0.17%) Apache Pulsar
13 5 (0.17%) IBM HTTP Server
14 4 (0.14%) Apache Solr
14 4 (0.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 3 (0.10%) Apache Pig
15 3 (0.10%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 198 (6.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 55 (1.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 35 (1.19%) Microsoft Office
4 33 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
5 21 (0.71%) MS Visio
6 16 (0.54%) SPSS
7 12 (0.41%) Sketch
8 9 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 6 (0.20%) Chatbot
10 5 (0.17%) Adobe XD
10 5 (0.17%) InVision
10 5 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
10 5 (0.17%) Stata
11 2 (0.068%) UserZoom
12 1 (0.034%) Open Workbench
12 1 (0.034%) Oracle Smart View
12 1 (0.034%) Photoshop
12 1 (0.034%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 18 (0.61%) SAP S/4HANA
2 17 (0.58%) Sentinel
3 12 (0.41%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 9 (0.31%) SAP FI-GL
5 8 (0.27%) SAP FI
6 7 (0.24%) SAP BPC
6 7 (0.24%) SAP CO
6 7 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
7 6 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (0.20%) Eloqua
8 5 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (0.14%) Oracle AML
9 4 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
9 4 (0.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 4 (0.14%) SAP ERP
10 3 (0.10%) IBM Planning Analytics
10 3 (0.10%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
10 3 (0.10%) SAP SD
10 3 (0.10%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 914 (31.04%) Azure
2 608 (20.65%) AWS
3 353 (11.99%) GCP
4 327 (11.10%) Power Platform
5 167 (5.67%) Google Analytics
6 148 (5.03%) Azure Data Factory
7 110 (3.74%) Azure Monitor
8 102 (3.46%) Serverless
9 99 (3.36%) GitHub
10 96 (3.26%) Azure Synapse Analytics
11 81 (2.75%) PaaS
12 72 (2.44%) Snowflake
13 64 (2.17%) Adobe Analytics
14 57 (1.94%) Azure Functions
15 55 (1.87%) IaaS
15 55 (1.87%) SaaS
16 53 (1.80%) Google Data Studio
17 50 (1.70%) Azure Active Directory
17 50 (1.70%) Azure Cosmos DB
17 50 (1.70%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 44 (1.49%) Firewall
2 30 (1.02%) Internet
3 19 (0.65%) HTTP
4 16 (0.54%) Network Security
5 14 (0.48%) DNS
5 14 (0.48%) Reverse Proxy
6 13 (0.44%) BGP
7 9 (0.31%) WAN
8 8 (0.27%) Diameter Protocol
8 8 (0.27%) MVNO
8 8 (0.27%) SS7
8 8 (0.27%) Value-Added Service
8 8 (0.27%) VPN
9 7 (0.24%) DHCP
9 7 (0.24%) Intranet
9 7 (0.24%) SMS
9 7 (0.24%) TCP/IP
10 5 (0.17%) SD-WAN
11 4 (0.14%) MQTT
11 4 (0.14%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 333 (11.31%) Data Warehouse
2 321 (10.90%) Big Data
2 321 (10.90%) Power BI
3 222 (7.54%) Data Lake
4 198 (6.72%) Tableau
5 167 (5.67%) SQL Server
6 142 (4.82%) NoSQL
7 128 (4.35%) Hadoop
8 123 (4.18%) Relational Database
9 104 (3.53%) PostgreSQL
10 88 (2.99%) MySQL
11 87 (2.95%) BigQuery
12 81 (2.75%) Metadata
13 73 (2.48%) Azure SQL Database
14 67 (2.28%) MongoDB
15 66 (2.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 58 (1.97%) Amazon Redshift
17 48 (1.63%) RDBMS
18 47 (1.60%) Apache Hive
19 44 (1.49%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 250 (8.49%) Git (software)
2 201 (6.83%) JIRA
3 137 (4.65%) Jenkins
4 62 (2.11%) Cypress.io
5 58 (1.97%) TeamCity
6 48 (1.63%) GitLab
7 43 (1.46%) Maven
8 38 (1.29%) Selenium
9 34 (1.15%) ERwin
10 32 (1.09%) Subversion
11 29 (0.98%) JMeter
11 29 (0.98%) Postman
12 28 (0.95%) Bitbucket
13 27 (0.92%) Sonatype Nexus
13 27 (0.92%) TestCafe
14 26 (0.88%) SpecFlow
15 25 (0.85%) Gatling
15 25 (0.85%) Protractor
15 25 (0.85%) webpack
16 23 (0.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 1,045 (35.48%) Finance
2 692 (23.50%) Social Skills
3 453 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 364 (12.36%) Front Office
5 332 (11.27%) Banking
6 231 (7.84%) Marketing
7 139 (4.72%) Presentation Skills
8 128 (4.35%) Investment Banking
9 119 (4.04%) Retail
10 111 (3.77%) Public Sector
11 89 (3.02%) Legal
12 67 (2.28%) Influencing Skills
13 59 (2.00%) Telecoms
14 47 (1.60%) Games
15 43 (1.46%) Pharmaceutical
16 42 (1.43%) Manufacturing
17 40 (1.36%) Financial Institution
18 38 (1.29%) Law
19 37 (1.26%) Publishing
20 33 (1.12%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 802 (27.23%) Developer
2 497 (16.88%) Analyst
3 297 (10.08%) Data Engineer
4 295 (10.02%) Architect
5 239 (8.12%) Python Developer
6 236 (8.01%) Python Engineer
7 178 (6.04%) AWS Engineer
8 177 (6.01%) Software Engineer
9 157 (5.33%) Data Analyst
10 153 (5.20%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 146 (4.96%) Java Developer
12 136 (4.62%) Business Analyst
13 133 (4.52%) Data Architect
14 132 (4.48%) AWS Developer
14 132 (4.48%) Senior Developer
15 110 (3.74%) Azure Engineer
16 98 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
17 96 (3.26%) Python Software Engineer
18 91 (3.09%) C# Developer
19 84 (2.85%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 364 (12.36%) React
2 228 (7.74%) .NET
3 143 (4.86%) HTML
4 138 (4.69%) Kafka
5 116 (3.94%) Pandas
6 105 (3.57%) CSS
6 105 (3.57%) NumPy
7 99 (3.36%) REST
8 86 (2.92%) SciPy
9 84 (2.85%) .NET Framework
10 82 (2.78%) Node.js
11 72 (2.44%) AngularJS
12 69 (2.34%) RESTful
13 65 (2.21%) .NET Core
14 61 (2.07%) Redux
15 49 (1.66%) PySpark
15 49 (1.66%) XML
16 45 (1.53%) Protocol Buffers
16 45 (1.53%) Spring Boot
17 44 (1.49%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 250 (8.49%) Equities
2 195 (6.62%) Derivative
3 194 (6.59%) User Experience
4 166 (5.64%) Fixed Income
5 149 (5.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 148 (5.03%) Hedge funds
7 102 (3.46%) Data Structures
8 97 (3.29%) Algorithms
9 89 (3.02%) Greenfield Project
10 86 (2.92%) Management Information System
11 66 (2.24%) Self-Motivation
12 59 (2.00%) Public Cloud
13 45 (1.53%) Virtual Team
14 43 (1.46%) Cloud Native
15 37 (1.26%) Video\Live Streaming
16 35 (1.19%) Social Media
17 34 (1.15%) Reference Data
18 33 (1.12%) Media Streaming
19 31 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
20 28 (0.95%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 137 (4.65%) Linux
2 93 (3.16%) Windows
3 83 (2.82%) Unix
4 27 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (0.75%) Windows Server
6 21 (0.71%) Windows 10
7 13 (0.44%) Android
7 13 (0.44%) Ubuntu
8 10 (0.34%) Apple iOS
8 10 (0.34%) VMS
9 8 (0.27%) CentOS
10 3 (0.10%) HPUX
10 3 (0.10%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.068%) Solaris
12 1 (0.034%) Debian
12 1 (0.034%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,144 (38.85%) Agile
2 608 (20.65%) Data Analytics
3 488 (16.57%) Business Intelligence
4 468 (15.89%) DevOps
5 400 (13.58%) CI/CD
6 394 (13.38%) Visualisation
7 380 (12.90%) Software Engineering
8 362 (12.29%) Asset Management
9 346 (11.75%) Data Modelling
10 319 (10.83%) ETL
11 298 (10.12%) Data Science
12 278 (9.44%) Scrum
13 263 (8.93%) Problem-Solving
14 259 (8.79%) Microservices
15 257 (8.73%) Data Analysis
16 240 (8.15%) Investment Management
17 232 (7.88%) Stakeholder Management
18 220 (7.47%) Full Stack Development
19 217 (7.37%) Machine Learning
20 215 (7.30%) Data Engineering
Programming Languages
1 985 (33.45%) Python
2 856 (29.07%) SQL
3 392 (13.31%) Java
4 325 (11.04%) JavaScript
5 311 (10.56%) C#
6 265 (9.00%) TypeScript
7 165 (5.60%) R
8 135 (4.58%) PowerShell
9 115 (3.90%) Scala
10 101 (3.43%) C++
11 54 (1.83%) Bash
11 54 (1.83%) T-SQL
12 29 (0.98%) VBA
13 28 (0.95%) C
13 28 (0.95%) PL/SQL
14 26 (0.88%) Shell Script
15 22 (0.75%) Go
16 18 (0.61%) PHP
17 17 (0.58%) Kotlin
18 13 (0.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 197 (6.69%) Degree
2 119 (4.04%) Security Cleared
3 97 (3.29%) SC Cleared
4 37 (1.26%) Computer Science Degree
5 21 (0.71%) PhD
6 19 (0.65%) FFIEC
7 18 (0.61%) AWS Certification
7 18 (0.61%) Master's Degree
8 17 (0.58%) PMP
9 16 (0.54%) PMI Certification
10 14 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (0.48%) TOGAF Certification
11 13 (0.44%) Numerate Degree
12 10 (0.34%) CISSP
13 7 (0.24%) BPSS Clearance
13 7 (0.24%) DV Cleared
14 6 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 5 (0.17%) IIBA
15 5 (0.17%) ISEB
16 4 (0.14%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 182 (6.18%) QA
2 159 (5.40%) Data Quality
3 66 (2.24%) Accessibility
4 45 (1.53%) GDPR
5 27 (0.92%) NIST
6 20 (0.68%) PCI DSS
7 19 (0.65%) GLBA
8 18 (0.61%) SLA
9 15 (0.51%) ISO 20022
9 15 (0.51%) SEPA
10 14 (0.48%) PMO
11 9 (0.31%) HL7
11 9 (0.31%) IFRS
12 6 (0.20%) Actionable Recommendations
12 6 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 5 (0.17%) IFRS 17
13 5 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 3 (0.10%) Cyber Essentials
14 3 (0.10%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 3 (0.10%) GRC
System Software
1 258 (8.76%) Docker
2 57 (1.94%) Active Directory
3 34 (1.15%) HDFS
4 20 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (0.24%) Virtual Desktop
6 5 (0.17%) LXC
7 2 (0.068%) GFS2
7 2 (0.068%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (0.034%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.034%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.034%) Squid
8 1 (0.034%) XenApp
8 1 (0.034%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 232 (7.88%) Kubernetes
2 174 (5.91%) Terraform
3 74 (2.51%) Ansible
4 30 (1.02%) Puppet
5 29 (0.98%) Grafana
6 25 (0.85%) Prometheus
7 23 (0.78%) logstash
8 20 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
9 15 (0.51%) Kibana
10 14 (0.48%) Istio
10 14 (0.48%) Microsoft Intune
11 10 (0.34%) Kubeflow
11 10 (0.34%) Single Sign-On
12 9 (0.31%) ITRS Geneos
13 8 (0.27%) Host Intrusion Detection System
13 8 (0.27%) Network Intrusion Detection System
14 5 (0.17%) SCCM
15 4 (0.14%) Control-M
16 3 (0.10%) CSIRT
16 3 (0.10%) Oozie
Vendors
1 384 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 284 (9.64%) Google
3 238 (8.08%) Databricks
4 128 (4.35%) Oracle
5 116 (3.94%) SAP
6 108 (3.67%) Adobe
7 63 (2.14%) Salesforce.com
8 59 (2.00%) Splunk
9 54 (1.83%) Talend
10 45 (1.53%) Alteryx
11 39 (1.32%) Informatica
12 29 (0.98%) ServiceNow
13 27 (0.92%) Teradata
14 23 (0.78%) AppDynamics
15 22 (0.75%) Bloomberg
15 22 (0.75%) Cloudera
16 16 (0.54%) IBM
17 15 (0.51%) Sparx
18 13 (0.44%) ION Trading
18 13 (0.44%) Tradeweb