Period
to 14 December 2018

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 14 December 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.

Analytics
England > London
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 43 54
Rank change year-on-year +3 +11 +6
Contract jobs citing Analytics 2,592 2,441 1,914
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 5.54% 5.14% 4.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.30% 5.83% 4.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,788 1,647 1,284
London median daily rate £511 £513 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.24% +7.89% -
10th Percentile £325 £313 £275
90th Percentile £696 £688 £675
England median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 11
London median hourly rate £36.00 £26.78 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.45% +33.88% -9.09%
10th Percentile £24.12 £20.78 £16.00
90th Percentile £152.03 £44.25 £100.00
England median hourly rate £28.68 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -11.76% +44.44% +2.27%

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 41,142 41,864 38,969
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 87.87% 88.09% 87.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,661 30,436 27,850
London median daily rate £501 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.10% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £306
90th Percentile £675 £675 £648
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 463 390 441
London median hourly rate £24.08 £22.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.02% +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £13.16 £13.30 £12.13
90th Percentile £54.52 £49.02 £50.00
England median hourly rate £22.22 £25.00 £22.92
% change year-on-year -11.14% +9.06% +4.19%

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 14 December 2018.

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 14 December 2018.

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 14 December 2018. 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 +17 509 £500 -4.76% 204
West London +10 149 £475 +5.56% 124
East London +7 115 £525 +7.69% 69
South London -16 57 £475 -4.52% 14
North London -4 7 £431 -1.43% 8
Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, 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.

1 898 (34.65%) Agile Software Development
2 816 (31.48%) SQL
3 728 (28.09%) Finance
4 594 (22.92%) Python
5 522 (20.14%) Data Analytics
6 507 (19.56%) Business Intelligence
7 448 (17.28%) Big Data
8 423 (16.32%) Analytical Skills
9 409 (15.78%) Microsoft Azure
10 407 (15.70%) Data Science
11 402 (15.51%) Amazon AWS
12 362 (13.97%) Microsoft
13 359 (13.85%) Java
14 327 (12.62%) Visualisation
15 309 (11.92%) JavaScript
16 300 (11.57%) Google
17 296 (11.42%) Data Warehouse
18 294 (11.34%) Banking
19 292 (11.27%) Degree
20 291 (11.23%) Machine Learning
21 289 (11.15%) Hadoop
22 284 (10.96%) Marketing
23 283 (10.92%) SQL Server
24 253 (9.76%) Data Modelling
25 248 (9.57%) ETL
26 247 (9.53%) Scrum
27 246 (9.49%) DevOps
28 244 (9.41%) Problem-Solving
29 243 (9.38%) Apache Spark
30 236 (9.10%) HTML

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
1 243 (9.38%) Apache Spark
2 100 (3.86%) SAS
3 85 (3.28%) CMS
4 69 (2.66%) Elasticsearch
5 66 (2.55%) SharePoint
6 48 (1.85%) Confluence
7 46 (1.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 45 (1.74%) Apache
9 22 (0.85%) IIS
10 21 (0.81%) nginx
11 18 (0.69%) Apache Airflow
12 16 (0.62%) Tomcat
13 14 (0.54%) Apache Solr
14 12 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
15 11 (0.42%) Cloud Foundry
15 11 (0.42%) WordPress
16 10 (0.39%) Jupyter
16 10 (0.39%) Marvel
17 8 (0.31%) Luigi
18 7 (0.27%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 187 (7.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 68 (2.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 31 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
4 28 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
5 27 (1.04%) MS Visio
6 23 (0.89%) Photoshop
7 22 (0.85%) Microsoft Project
8 21 (0.81%) InVision
9 12 (0.46%) Chatbot
10 9 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
10 9 (0.35%) SPSS
11 5 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 2 (0.077%) InfoPath
12 2 (0.077%) Stata
12 2 (0.077%) UserZoom
13 1 (0.039%) Acrobat
13 1 (0.039%) Adobe Captivate
13 1 (0.039%) Fireworks
13 1 (0.039%) HipChat
13 1 (0.039%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 27 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 14 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.50%) Markit EDM
4 12 (0.46%) Eloqua
4 12 (0.46%) SAP S/4HANA
5 11 (0.42%) FastStats
6 9 (0.35%) PolarLake
7 8 (0.31%) SAP BPC
8 7 (0.27%) Cognos TM1
8 7 (0.27%) Sentinel
8 7 (0.27%) Unica
9 6 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
9 6 (0.23%) thinkFolio
10 5 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
10 5 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
10 5 (0.19%) SAP MM
11 4 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
11 4 (0.15%) Bloomberg AIM
11 4 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
11 4 (0.15%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 409 (15.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 402 (15.51%) Amazon AWS
3 169 (6.52%) Google Analytics
4 141 (5.44%) Google Cloud Platform
5 82 (3.16%) PaaS
6 78 (3.01%) Azure Data Factory
7 77 (2.97%) Adobe Analytics
8 64 (2.47%) Azure Active Directory
9 60 (2.31%) Amazon EMR
10 57 (2.20%) Amazon S3
11 48 (1.85%) GitHub
12 45 (1.74%) IaaS
13 42 (1.62%) Data Lake Analytics
13 42 (1.62%) Google Tag Manager
13 42 (1.62%) SaaS
14 36 (1.39%) Office 365
14 36 (1.39%) Serverless
15 29 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
15 29 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
16 22 (0.85%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 53 (2.04%) Firewall
2 25 (0.96%) SSL
3 23 (0.89%) Internet
4 18 (0.69%) LAN
5 16 (0.62%) VPN
6 14 (0.54%) Intrusion Detection
7 13 (0.50%) Network Security
7 13 (0.50%) WAN
8 10 (0.39%) Kerberos
8 10 (0.39%) Wireless
9 9 (0.35%) WLAN
10 8 (0.31%) HTTP
10 8 (0.31%) TCP/IP
11 7 (0.27%) DNS
12 6 (0.23%) Skype
12 6 (0.23%) SSH
13 5 (0.19%) Intranet
13 5 (0.19%) SMS
13 5 (0.19%) WebEx
14 4 (0.15%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 448 (17.28%) Big Data
2 296 (11.42%) Data Warehouse
3 289 (11.15%) Hadoop
4 283 (10.92%) SQL Server
5 204 (7.87%) Power BI
6 168 (6.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 163 (6.29%) Data Lake
8 158 (6.10%) Relational Database
9 154 (5.94%) NoSQL
10 127 (4.90%) Apache Hive
11 99 (3.82%) MongoDB
12 88 (3.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 88 (3.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 69 (2.66%) BigQuery
13 69 (2.66%) MySQL
14 68 (2.62%) Amazon Redshift
15 65 (2.51%) HBase
16 64 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
17 57 (2.20%) Azure SQL Database
18 54 (2.08%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 187 (7.21%) Git (software)
2 169 (6.52%) JIRA
3 140 (5.40%) Jenkins
4 71 (2.74%) Selenium
4 71 (2.74%) Visual Studio Team System
5 56 (2.16%) TeamCity
6 41 (1.58%) Cucumber
7 40 (1.54%) Bitbucket
8 39 (1.50%) Maven
8 39 (1.50%) Visual Studio
9 34 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
10 22 (0.85%) Sonatype Nexus
11 21 (0.81%) Artifactory
12 20 (0.77%) Axure RP
12 20 (0.77%) GitLab
12 20 (0.77%) JUnit
13 18 (0.69%) WebDriver
13 18 (0.69%) webpack
14 17 (0.66%) IBM UrbanCode
14 17 (0.66%) NUnit
General
1 728 (28.09%) Finance
2 294 (11.34%) Banking
3 284 (10.96%) Marketing
4 175 (6.75%) Front Office
5 153 (5.90%) Retail
6 74 (2.85%) Legal
7 61 (2.35%) Investment Banking
8 56 (2.16%) Publishing
9 47 (1.81%) Telecoms
10 43 (1.66%) Advertising
11 36 (1.39%) Financial Institution
12 25 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
13 24 (0.93%) Law
14 20 (0.77%) Manufacturing
15 11 (0.42%) Games
16 10 (0.39%) Automotive
17 7 (0.27%) Electronics
17 7 (0.27%) French Language
17 7 (0.27%) Retail Banking
18 6 (0.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 707 (27.28%) Developer
2 439 (16.94%) Analyst
3 226 (8.72%) Architect
4 186 (7.18%) Data Engineer
5 146 (5.63%) Business Analyst
6 145 (5.59%) Consultant
7 123 (4.75%) Data Analyst
8 120 (4.63%) Data Scientist
9 116 (4.48%) Java Developer
10 94 (3.63%) C# Developer
11 87 (3.36%) Senior Developer
12 81 (3.13%) Data Architect
13 78 (3.01%) Designer
14 71 (2.74%) Big Data Engineer
14 71 (2.74%) Project Manager
15 65 (2.51%) Front Office Developer
16 63 (2.43%) SQL Developer
17 61 (2.35%) React Developer
18 60 (2.31%) DevOps Engineer
19 57 (2.20%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 236 (9.10%) HTML
2 195 (7.52%) .NET
3 162 (6.25%) Kafka
4 159 (6.13%) CSS
5 113 (4.36%) React
5 113 (4.36%) REST
6 105 (4.05%) HTML5
7 102 (3.94%) AngularJS
7 102 (3.94%) Web Services
8 94 (3.63%) Node.js
9 64 (2.47%) XML
10 60 (2.31%) Spring
11 59 (2.28%) TensorFlow
12 58 (2.24%) ASP.NET
13 56 (2.16%) Redux
14 53 (2.04%) RESTful
15 48 (1.85%) JSON
15 48 (1.85%) Natural Language Processing
16 42 (1.62%) CSS3
17 38 (1.47%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 423 (16.32%) Analytical Skills
2 229 (8.83%) User Experience
3 192 (7.41%) Algorithms
4 103 (3.97%) Derivative
5 88 (3.40%) Equities
6 85 (3.28%) Management Information System
7 79 (3.05%) Greenfield Project
8 74 (2.85%) Fintech
9 62 (2.39%) Data Structures
9 62 (2.39%) Mobile App
10 60 (2.31%) Fixed Income
11 57 (2.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 51 (1.97%) Self-Motivation
13 36 (1.39%) Social Media
14 34 (1.31%) Equity Derivative
15 31 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
16 30 (1.16%) Hedge funds
17 25 (0.96%) Virtual Team
18 21 (0.81%) Public Cloud
19 20 (0.77%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 138 (5.32%) Linux
2 82 (3.16%) Windows
3 74 (2.85%) Unix
4 35 (1.35%) Android
5 34 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 32 (1.23%) Apple iOS
7 21 (0.81%) Windows Server
8 16 (0.62%) Ubuntu
9 13 (0.50%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.12%) CentOS
10 3 (0.12%) Debian
10 3 (0.12%) VMS
11 2 (0.077%) FreeBSD
11 2 (0.077%) Solaris
12 1 (0.039%) AIX
12 1 (0.039%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.039%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.039%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 898 (34.65%) Agile Software Development
2 522 (20.14%) Data Analytics
3 507 (19.56%) Business Intelligence
4 407 (15.70%) Data Science
5 327 (12.62%) Visualisation
6 291 (11.23%) Machine Learning
7 253 (9.76%) Data Modelling
8 248 (9.57%) ETL
9 247 (9.53%) Scrum
10 246 (9.49%) DevOps
11 244 (9.41%) Problem-Solving
12 198 (7.64%) Stakeholder Management
13 192 (7.41%) Data Analysis
14 180 (6.94%) Data Visualisation
15 171 (6.60%) Project Management
16 169 (6.52%) TDD
17 167 (6.44%) Computer Science
18 165 (6.37%) Test Automation
19 156 (6.02%) Continuous Integration
19 156 (6.02%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 816 (31.48%) SQL
2 594 (22.92%) Python
3 359 (13.85%) Java
4 309 (11.92%) JavaScript
5 223 (8.60%) C#
6 219 (8.45%) R
7 128 (4.94%) Scala
8 97 (3.74%) C++
9 90 (3.47%) T-SQL
10 81 (3.13%) VBA
11 76 (2.93%) PowerShell
12 61 (2.35%) MATLAB
13 57 (2.20%) Bash Shell
14 49 (1.89%) Ruby
15 48 (1.85%) TypeScript
16 47 (1.81%) PL/SQL
17 43 (1.66%) Perl
18 36 (1.39%) U-SQL
19 32 (1.23%) Java 8
20 29 (1.12%) C
Qualifications
1 292 (11.27%) Degree
2 85 (3.28%) PhD
3 77 (2.97%) Security Cleared
4 69 (2.66%) SC Cleared
5 56 (2.16%) Master's Degree
6 52 (2.01%) Computer Science Degree
7 37 (1.43%) Numerate Degree
8 16 (0.62%) CISSP
9 14 (0.54%) MBA
9 14 (0.54%) PMI Certification
10 13 (0.50%) PMP
11 11 (0.42%) CISM
12 10 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (0.35%) CEH
14 7 (0.27%) AWS Certification
14 7 (0.27%) MCSA
15 6 (0.23%) CISA
15 6 (0.23%) DV Cleared
16 5 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
17 4 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 162 (6.25%) QA
2 89 (3.43%) Data Quality
3 46 (1.77%) GDPR
4 15 (0.58%) HL7
5 13 (0.50%) PMO
5 13 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 10 (0.39%) Actionable Recommendations
7 9 (0.35%) FedRAMP
7 9 (0.35%) HIPAA
7 9 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 9 (0.35%) SLA
7 9 (0.35%) WCAG
8 6 (0.23%) WAI
9 3 (0.12%) EMIR
9 3 (0.12%) GxP
9 3 (0.12%) MiFID
9 3 (0.12%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.077%) IFRS
10 2 (0.077%) Solvency II
10 2 (0.077%) UCITS
System Software
1 148 (5.71%) Docker
2 69 (2.66%) Active Directory
3 39 (1.50%) Apache Flume
4 31 (1.20%) HDFS
5 16 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 6 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (0.077%) KVM
8 2 (0.077%) NFS
8 2 (0.077%) pfSense
8 2 (0.077%) Samba
8 2 (0.077%) Snort
8 2 (0.077%) Squid
9 1 (0.039%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.039%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 96 (3.70%) Kubernetes
2 73 (2.82%) Ansible
3 47 (1.81%) Terraform
4 45 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
5 42 (1.62%) Puppet
6 41 (1.58%) Oozie
7 21 (0.81%) Nagios
8 16 (0.62%) Single Sign-On
9 15 (0.58%) CASB
9 15 (0.58%) Hadoop YARN
10 14 (0.54%) Kibana
11 13 (0.50%) ITRS Geneos
12 12 (0.46%) Microsoft Intune
12 12 (0.46%) Prometheus
13 10 (0.39%) logstash
14 9 (0.35%) CA Single Sign-On
14 9 (0.35%) SCCM
15 8 (0.31%) Salt
16 7 (0.27%) Packer
17 6 (0.23%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 362 (13.97%) Microsoft
2 300 (11.57%) Google
3 235 (9.07%) Tableau
4 156 (6.02%) Oracle
5 150 (5.79%) Adobe
6 94 (3.63%) SAP
7 86 (3.32%) Alteryx
8 68 (2.62%) Splunk
9 63 (2.43%) Salesforce.com
10 55 (2.12%) Cloudera
11 42 (1.62%) Databricks
11 42 (1.62%) Hortonworks
11 42 (1.62%) Informatica
12 33 (1.27%) New Relic
13 31 (1.20%) IBM
14 26 (1.00%) ServiceNow
15 25 (0.96%) Talend
16 24 (0.93%) Teradata
17 22 (0.85%) Cognos
18 21 (0.81%) Omniture