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 3 months to 24 June 2017 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 56 62
Rank change year-on-year +20 +6  
Contract jobs citing Analytics 1140 797 750
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 5.58% 3.68% 3.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.44% 4.31% 3.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 795 573 479
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £316 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £632 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 10
Median hourly rate £23.63 £22.50 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +4.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.85 £19.00 £15.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £109.14 £60.91 £80.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -7.31% +7.89%  

Analytics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 17711 18496 19220
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 86.64% 85.33% 82.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12688 13519 13610
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 159 261
Median hourly rate £26.50 £21.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.19% -2.32%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.25 £46.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Analytics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +7 163 £525 +16.66% 91
Canary Wharf +15 16 £475 -20.83%
Docklands, London - 10 £575 -
Croydon +9 9 £525 +16.66% 2
Westminster +10 5 £575 +43.75%
Bromley +6 4 £450 +16.12%
Kingston Upon Thames -5 4 £500 - 1
Brentford +2 3 £385 -
Feltham -2 3 - -
Heathrow +3 2 £369 +1.72%
Isleworth - 2 £298 -
Chiswick - 2 £350 -
West End of London +9 1 £500 +66.66% 18
Paddington +5 1 £325 +64.14%
Uxbridge -6 1 - -
West Drayton - 1 £525 -
Hounslow - 1 - - 5
Surbiton - 1 £513 - 3
Moorgate - 1 £550 -
Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Analytics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 610 (28.81%) Finance
2 583 (27.54%) SQL
3 569 (26.88%) Agile Software Development
4 487 (23.00%) Data Analytics
5 441 (20.83%) Python
6 433 (20.45%) Business Intelligence
6 433 (20.45%) Big Data
7 385 (18.19%) Analytical Skills
8 320 (15.12%) Java
9 295 (13.93%) Hadoop
10 289 (13.65%) Marketing
11 280 (13.23%) Banking
12 279 (13.18%) Degree
13 254 (12.00%) Visualisation
14 244 (11.53%) R
15 229 (10.82%) Data Warehouse
16 224 (10.58%) Linux
17 218 (10.30%) JavaScript
18 213 (10.06%) SQL Server
19 209 (9.87%) Data Modelling
20 207 (9.78%) Google
21 201 (9.49%) Apache Spark
22 194 (9.16%) HTML
23 193 (9.12%) Scrum
24 192 (9.07%) Tableau
25 190 (8.97%) ETL
26 189 (8.93%) Microsoft
26 189 (8.93%) Oracle
27 185 (8.74%) E-Commerce
27 185 (8.74%) Data Analysis

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
1 201 (9.49%) Apache Spark
2 145 (6.85%) SAS
3 88 (4.16%) CMS
4 58 (2.74%) Apache Pig
5 45 (2.13%) Confluence
6 35 (1.65%) Apache
7 31 (1.46%) SharePoint
8 25 (1.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 23 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
10 16 (0.76%) Drupal
11 13 (0.61%) JBoss
12 12 (0.57%) WordPress
13 10 (0.47%) EPiServer
14 9 (0.43%) Cloud Foundry
15 8 (0.38%) IIS
15 8 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
15 8 (0.38%) WebSphere
16 7 (0.33%) DataSynapse
16 7 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 7 (0.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 147 (6.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 44 (2.08%) Microsoft Office
3 43 (2.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 39 (1.84%) SPSS
5 27 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
6 18 (0.85%) MS Visio
7 17 (0.80%) Photoshop
8 10 (0.47%) Microsoft Project
9 8 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
10 5 (0.24%) OmniGraffle
11 3 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 3 (0.14%) GIMP
11 3 (0.14%) Stata
12 2 (0.094%) S-PLUS
12 2 (0.094%) Weka
13 1 (0.047%) Adobe Premiere
13 1 (0.047%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.047%) InDesign
13 1 (0.047%) InVision
13 1 (0.047%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 25 (1.18%) Eloqua
2 17 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 15 (0.71%) FastStats
4 10 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (0.33%) Siebel CRM
5 7 (0.33%) Unica
6 5 (0.24%) ION MarketView
6 5 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (0.24%) SAP HR
6 5 (0.24%) WebTrends
7 4 (0.19%) Endur
7 4 (0.19%) NetSuite
7 4 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 3 (0.14%) Adobe Campaign
8 3 (0.14%) FastStats PeopleStage
8 3 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
8 3 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.14%) Oracle Payables
8 3 (0.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 3 (0.14%) Revive Adserver
Cloud Services
1 161 (7.61%) Google Analytics
2 159 (7.51%) Amazon AWS
3 110 (5.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 56 (2.65%) Adobe Analytics
5 39 (1.84%) GitHub
6 38 (1.79%) SaaS
7 34 (1.61%) Google Cloud Platform
8 26 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
9 21 (0.99%) Amazon S3
10 18 (0.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 17 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
12 16 (0.76%) PaaS
13 14 (0.66%) AdWords
13 14 (0.66%) Salesforce Service Cloud
14 13 (0.61%) Amazon Kinesis
15 12 (0.57%) Google Tag Manager
16 11 (0.52%) Amazon EMR
17 10 (0.47%) Heroku
17 10 (0.47%) IaaS
18 9 (0.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 28 (1.32%) Internet
2 12 (0.57%) HTTP
3 11 (0.52%) Firewall
3 11 (0.52%) Network Security
4 9 (0.43%) DNS
5 8 (0.38%) SMS
5 8 (0.38%) SSL
6 7 (0.33%) FTP
6 7 (0.33%) Skype
7 5 (0.24%) Intranet
7 5 (0.24%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.19%) BGP
8 4 (0.19%) LDAP
9 3 (0.14%) Bluetooth
9 3 (0.14%) SSH
10 2 (0.094%) Broadband
10 2 (0.094%) DHCP
10 2 (0.094%) VPN
11 1 (0.047%) 3G
11 1 (0.047%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 433 (20.45%) Big Data
2 295 (13.93%) Hadoop
3 229 (10.82%) Data Warehouse
4 213 (10.06%) SQL Server
5 136 (6.42%) NoSQL
6 125 (5.90%) Relational Database
7 120 (5.67%) Apache Hive
8 97 (4.58%) QlikView
9 88 (4.16%) MongoDB
10 82 (3.87%) Apache Cassandra
11 79 (3.73%) BusinessObjects
12 74 (3.50%) Power BI
13 72 (3.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 59 (2.79%) Data Mining
14 59 (2.79%) HBase
15 52 (2.46%) KDB
16 47 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 46 (2.17%) RDBMS
17 46 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 42 (1.98%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 124 (5.86%) Git (software)
2 113 (5.34%) JIRA
3 58 (2.74%) Jenkins
4 34 (1.61%) Visual Studio
5 29 (1.37%) Subversion
6 27 (1.28%) Talend Open Studio
7 26 (1.23%) Vagrant
8 25 (1.18%) TeamCity
9 24 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
10 23 (1.09%) Selenium
11 14 (0.66%) Maven
12 13 (0.61%) Grunt
12 13 (0.61%) Oracle APEX
13 12 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 11 (0.52%) Axure RP
14 11 (0.52%) Cucumber
15 10 (0.47%) Jasmine
15 10 (0.47%) JUnit
15 10 (0.47%) Octopus Deploy
16 8 (0.38%) IntelliJ
General
1 610 (28.81%) Finance
2 289 (13.65%) Marketing
3 280 (13.23%) Banking
4 144 (6.80%) Front Office
5 127 (6.00%) Retail
6 98 (4.63%) Investment Banking
7 74 (3.50%) Legal
7 74 (3.50%) Telecoms
8 73 (3.45%) Financial Institution
9 46 (2.17%) Advertising
10 38 (1.79%) Games
11 35 (1.65%) Publishing
12 23 (1.09%) Manufacturing
13 20 (0.94%) Back Office
14 19 (0.90%) Electronics
15 14 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
16 13 (0.61%) Retail Banking
17 9 (0.43%) Spanish Language
18 8 (0.38%) Corporate Banking
19 7 (0.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 569 (26.88%) Developer
2 404 (19.08%) Analyst
3 165 (7.79%) Architect
4 147 (6.94%) Consultant
5 145 (6.85%) Business Analyst
6 131 (6.19%) Data Scientist
7 118 (5.57%) Data Analyst
8 97 (4.58%) Java Developer
9 90 (4.25%) Data Engineer
10 85 (4.02%) Project Manager
11 73 (3.45%) Python Developer
12 65 (3.07%) C# Developer
12 65 (3.07%) Data Architect
13 58 (2.74%) Big Data Engineer
14 50 (2.36%) DevOps Engineer
14 50 (2.36%) Senior Developer
15 49 (2.31%) Solutions Architect
16 48 (2.27%) JavaScript Developer
17 46 (2.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 46 (2.17%) Front Office Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (9.16%) HTML
2 122 (5.76%) CSS
3 107 (5.05%) HTML5
4 95 (4.49%) .NET
5 90 (4.25%) AngularJS
6 76 (3.59%) JSON
7 69 (3.26%) Node.js
8 62 (2.93%) XML
9 60 (2.83%) Web Services
10 58 (2.74%) D3.js
10 58 (2.74%) jQuery
10 58 (2.74%) REST
11 52 (2.46%) Kafka
12 50 (2.36%) CSS3
13 49 (2.31%) React
14 38 (1.79%) RESTful
14 38 (1.79%) Spring
15 26 (1.23%) Entity Framework
15 26 (1.23%) Middleware
15 26 (1.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 385 (18.19%) Analytical Skills
2 175 (8.27%) User Experience
3 130 (6.14%) Computer Science
4 100 (4.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 93 (4.39%) Fixed Income
6 74 (3.50%) Algorithms
7 68 (3.21%) Greenfield Project
8 67 (3.16%) Management Information System
9 66 (3.12%) Derivative
10 59 (2.79%) Social Media
11 58 (2.74%) Fintech
12 50 (2.36%) Credit Risk
13 44 (2.08%) Equities
14 42 (1.98%) Market Risk
15 34 (1.61%) Mobile App
16 33 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
17 23 (1.09%) Data Structures
18 22 (1.04%) Virtual Team
19 18 (0.85%) Digital Media
19 18 (0.85%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 224 (10.58%) Linux
2 107 (5.05%) Unix
3 102 (4.82%) Windows
4 31 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 29 (1.37%) CentOS
6 27 (1.28%) Ubuntu
7 18 (0.85%) SUSE
8 14 (0.66%) Apple iOS
9 12 (0.57%) Android
10 10 (0.47%) Windows Server
11 8 (0.38%) Mac OS X
11 8 (0.38%) Solaris
11 8 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (0.24%) Windows 7
14 4 (0.19%) Windows 10
15 2 (0.094%) Debian
16 1 (0.047%) Fedora
16 1 (0.047%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.047%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 569 (26.88%) Agile Software Development
2 487 (23.00%) Data Analytics
3 433 (20.45%) Business Intelligence
4 254 (12.00%) Visualisation
5 209 (9.87%) Data Modelling
6 193 (9.12%) Scrum
7 190 (8.97%) ETL
8 185 (8.74%) Data Analysis
8 185 (8.74%) E-Commerce
9 180 (8.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 165 (7.79%) Machine Learning
11 162 (7.65%) DevOps
12 159 (7.51%) Data Visualisation
13 145 (6.85%) Project Management
14 144 (6.80%) Web Analytics
15 134 (6.33%) Mathematics
16 130 (6.14%) TDD
17 129 (6.09%) Data Management
18 104 (4.91%) Business Analysis
19 103 (4.87%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 583 (27.54%) SQL
2 441 (20.83%) Python
3 320 (15.12%) Java
4 244 (11.53%) R
5 218 (10.30%) JavaScript
6 159 (7.51%) C#
7 127 (6.00%) Scala
8 77 (3.64%) C++
9 54 (2.55%) Ruby
10 53 (2.50%) Bash Shell
11 44 (2.08%) Shell Script
12 43 (2.03%) PL/SQL
13 42 (1.98%) VBA
14 39 (1.84%) T-SQL
15 35 (1.65%) PHP
16 31 (1.46%) Perl
17 29 (1.37%) MATLAB
18 25 (1.18%) C
19 19 (0.90%) Apex Code
20 18 (0.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 279 (13.18%) Degree
2 64 (3.02%) Security Cleared
3 58 (2.74%) Computer Science Degree
4 45 (2.13%) SC Cleared
5 31 (1.46%) PhD
6 28 (1.32%) Master's Degree
7 25 (1.18%) Numerate Degree
8 18 (0.85%) PMI Certification
9 13 (0.61%) PMP
10 11 (0.52%) ISEB
11 10 (0.47%) ISTQB
12 9 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 7 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
13 7 (0.33%) DV Cleared
13 7 (0.33%) Postgraduate
14 6 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
15 5 (0.24%) CISSP
15 5 (0.24%) CTC Cleared
16 4 (0.19%) CCNP
17 3 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (4.87%) Data Quality
2 72 (3.40%) QA
3 16 (0.76%) MiFID
4 11 (0.52%) PMO
5 10 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (0.38%) Actionable Recommendations
6 8 (0.38%) WCAG
7 7 (0.33%) SLA
8 6 (0.28%) Solvency II
9 5 (0.24%) IFRS
9 5 (0.24%) IFRS 9
10 4 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.094%) GCP
11 2 (0.094%) GDPR
11 2 (0.094%) IAS 39
11 2 (0.094%) SEPA
12 1 (0.047%) Basel III
12 1 (0.047%) Disclosure Scotland
12 1 (0.047%) FATCA
12 1 (0.047%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 65 (3.07%) Docker
2 30 (1.42%) Apache Flume
3 26 (1.23%) HDFS
4 13 (0.61%) Active Directory
5 7 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 5 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.19%) Firmware
7 4 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (0.14%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.14%) vCloud
8 3 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.14%) vSphere
9 2 (0.094%) NFS
10 1 (0.047%) Ceph
10 1 (0.047%) LXC
Systems Management
1 52 (2.46%) Puppet
2 46 (2.17%) Ansible
2 46 (2.17%) Terraform
3 24 (1.13%) Graphite
4 21 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (0.85%) Kubernetes
6 11 (0.52%) Hadoop YARN
6 11 (0.52%) Oozie
7 10 (0.47%) Kibana
7 10 (0.47%) Piwik
8 8 (0.38%) logstash
9 7 (0.33%) Rsyslog
10 5 (0.24%) HockeyApp
10 5 (0.24%) SCCM
11 4 (0.19%) Jamf Pro
11 4 (0.19%) Packer
12 3 (0.14%) Cacti
12 3 (0.14%) Galera Cluster
12 3 (0.14%) Ganglia
12 3 (0.14%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 207 (9.78%) Google
2 192 (9.07%) Tableau
3 189 (8.93%) Microsoft
3 189 (8.93%) Oracle
4 99 (4.68%) Adobe
5 88 (4.16%) SAP
6 53 (2.50%) IBM
7 43 (2.03%) Cognos
7 43 (2.03%) Informatica
8 37 (1.75%) Teradata
9 36 (1.70%) Salesforce.com
10 33 (1.56%) Splunk
10 33 (1.56%) Sybase
11 32 (1.51%) VMware
12 31 (1.46%) Alteryx
13 29 (1.37%) AppDynamics
14 27 (1.28%) Talend
15 26 (1.23%) MicroStrategy
16 21 (0.99%) TIBCO
17 18 (0.85%) Cloudera
London
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London
Parallel Consulting
Rate: Experience Dependant
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ClearCube Consulting
Rate: From £435 to £475 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
LA International
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £575 to £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
AMS contingency
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £330 - £550.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £850 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Randstad Strategic Accounts
Rate: £17.12 - £20.00 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £450.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day Contract £400-450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Roc Search
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Haysfm
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
LA International
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £27000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Red10
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £540 per day 6 months contract + likely extensions
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 5 days ago