Period
to 8 August 2020

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 8 August 2020 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
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 36 27 39
Rank change year-on-year -9 +12 -1
Contract jobs citing Analytics 980 2,583 2,657
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 6.41% 6.45% 5.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.20% 7.28% 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 708 1,770 1,859
Median daily rate £525 £525 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +0.96% +3.90%
10th Percentile £350 £357 £325
90th Percentile £725 £713 £675
England median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 17
Median hourly rate £35.00 £39.56 £27.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.53% +45.66% +14.96%
10th Percentile £25.52 £15.88 £20.65
90th Percentile £55.80 £50.82 £46.85
England median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year +40.00% -26.47% +36.00%

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 13,604 35,459 40,503
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 89.02% 88.59% 88.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,171 25,410 29,353
Median daily rate £525 £520 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +2.04%
10th Percentile £325 £338 £325
90th Percentile £713 £688 £675
England median daily rate £488 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +2.63% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 230 420 522
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% +3.16% +3.26%
10th Percentile £17.48 £12.45 £14.00
90th Percentile £55.10 £56.60 £53.75
Median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +40.00% +16.28% -6.81%

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 8 August 2020.

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 8 August 2020.

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 8 August 2020. 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 -3 165 £525 - 68
West London +17 57 £575 +21.05% 22
South London -2 20 £550 - 5
East London +16 13 £511 +2.25% 13
North London +14 1 - - 5
Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, 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.

1 345 (35.20%) Agile Software Development
2 343 (35.00%) SQL
3 331 (33.78%) Python
4 262 (26.73%) Finance
5 222 (22.65%) Business Intelligence
6 196 (20.00%) Azure
7 193 (19.69%) Data Analytics
8 172 (17.55%) Data Science
9 158 (16.12%) AWS
10 153 (15.61%) Java
11 146 (14.90%) Big Data
12 145 (14.80%) Analytical Skills
13 144 (14.69%) Microsoft
14 136 (13.88%) Data Modelling
15 130 (13.27%) Scrum
16 128 (13.06%) Machine Learning
17 121 (12.35%) Visualisation
18 117 (11.94%) DevOps
19 110 (11.22%) Data Warehouse
20 106 (10.82%) ETL
21 104 (10.61%) JavaScript
22 98 (10.00%) Tableau
23 97 (9.90%) Marketing
24 96 (9.80%) Power Platform
25 95 (9.69%) Front Office
26 94 (9.59%) Power BI
27 93 (9.49%) GCP
27 93 (9.49%) Data Analysis
28 91 (9.29%) Banking
28 91 (9.29%) Apache Spark

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 91 (9.29%) Apache Spark
2 37 (3.78%) SAS
3 31 (3.16%) SharePoint
4 29 (2.96%) Elasticsearch
5 26 (2.65%) CMS
6 22 (2.24%) Confluence
7 13 (1.33%) Apache
7 13 (1.33%) WebLogic
8 12 (1.22%) Apache Airflow
9 10 (1.02%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 8 (0.82%) Jupyter
11 5 (0.51%) Apache Pig
11 5 (0.51%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.41%) WordPress
13 3 (0.31%) Drupal
13 3 (0.31%) IIS
13 3 (0.31%) Jadu
13 3 (0.31%) nginx
13 3 (0.31%) Tornado
14 2 (0.20%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 57 (5.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (1.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 10 (1.02%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (0.71%) Chatbot
5 6 (0.61%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.51%) Figma
6 5 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.31%) InVision
7 3 (0.31%) Sketch
8 2 (0.20%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.20%) Stata
8 2 (0.20%) UserZoom
9 1 (0.10%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.10%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.10%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.10%) SPSS
9 1 (0.10%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 6 (0.61%) Payment Gateway
1 6 (0.61%) SAP S/4HANA
2 5 (0.51%) Elite 3E
3 4 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.31%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (0.31%) Endur
4 3 (0.31%) SAP MDG
4 3 (0.31%) SAP MDM
4 3 (0.31%) Sentinel
5 2 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.20%) HFM
5 2 (0.20%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.20%) Workfront
6 1 (0.10%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.10%) FastStats
6 1 (0.10%) FINCAD Analytics
6 1 (0.10%) Magento
6 1 (0.10%) Sage BI
6 1 (0.10%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 196 (20.00%) Azure
2 158 (16.12%) AWS
3 96 (9.80%) Power Platform
4 93 (9.49%) GCP
5 44 (4.49%) Google Analytics
6 36 (3.67%) Serverless
7 29 (2.96%) Azure Data Factory
8 21 (2.14%) SaaS
9 20 (2.04%) AWS Lambda
9 20 (2.04%) PaaS
10 16 (1.63%) Amazon S3
11 15 (1.53%) GitHub
12 14 (1.43%) OpenShift
13 13 (1.33%) Adobe Analytics
13 13 (1.33%) AWS Step Functions
14 12 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
15 11 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
15 11 (1.12%) Amazon SQS
15 11 (1.12%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
15 11 (1.12%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.22%) Internet
2 11 (1.12%) Firewall
3 10 (1.02%) Skype
4 9 (0.92%) DNS
5 7 (0.71%) Intranet
6 6 (0.61%) HTTP
7 5 (0.51%) 5G
7 5 (0.51%) Broadband
7 5 (0.51%) HTTPS
7 5 (0.51%) Network Security
8 4 (0.41%) SSL
8 4 (0.41%) Unified Communications
9 3 (0.31%) RTMP
9 3 (0.31%) Telepresence
9 3 (0.31%) VoIP
9 3 (0.31%) VPN
9 3 (0.31%) Wireless
10 2 (0.20%) SMTP
10 2 (0.20%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.20%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (14.90%) Big Data
2 110 (11.22%) Data Warehouse
3 94 (9.59%) Power BI
4 85 (8.67%) Hadoop
5 81 (8.27%) SQL Server
6 65 (6.63%) NoSQL
7 61 (6.22%) Data Lake
8 45 (4.59%) Relational Database
9 40 (4.08%) Amazon Redshift
10 33 (3.37%) Apache Hive
11 32 (3.27%) Looker
12 30 (3.06%) MongoDB
13 27 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 26 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 25 (2.55%) Data Mining
16 21 (2.14%) RDBMS
17 19 (1.94%) Azure SQL Database
17 19 (1.94%) OLAP
18 18 (1.84%) Amazon RDS
18 18 (1.84%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 89 (9.08%) Git (software)
2 50 (5.10%) JIRA
3 42 (4.29%) Jenkins
4 30 (3.06%) GitLab
5 23 (2.35%) Artifactory
6 15 (1.53%) Subversion
7 13 (1.33%) Cucumber
8 12 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (0.92%) Octopus Deploy
9 9 (0.92%) Selenium
9 9 (0.92%) Visual Studio
10 8 (0.82%) JUnit
10 8 (0.82%) Visual Studio Team System
11 6 (0.61%) Ant
11 6 (0.61%) Bitbucket
11 6 (0.61%) TeamCity
12 5 (0.51%) PyCharm
12 5 (0.51%) Xcode
13 4 (0.41%) git-flow
13 4 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 262 (26.73%) Finance
2 97 (9.90%) Marketing
3 95 (9.69%) Front Office
4 91 (9.29%) Banking
5 61 (6.22%) Public Sector
6 50 (5.10%) Investment Banking
7 39 (3.98%) Legal
8 31 (3.16%) Telecoms
9 26 (2.65%) Retail
10 18 (1.84%) Pharmaceutical
10 18 (1.84%) Publishing
11 17 (1.73%) Games
12 16 (1.63%) Law
13 15 (1.53%) Electronics
14 14 (1.43%) Manufacturing
15 8 (0.82%) Advertising
15 8 (0.82%) Billing
15 8 (0.82%) Financial Institution
16 6 (0.61%) Back Office
17 5 (0.51%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 247 (25.20%) Developer
2 118 (12.04%) Analyst
3 107 (10.92%) Architect
4 78 (7.96%) Data Engineer
5 67 (6.84%) Consultant
6 55 (5.61%) Data Scientist
7 54 (5.51%) Python Developer
8 44 (4.49%) Data Architect
9 39 (3.98%) Business Analyst
10 37 (3.78%) Data Analyst
11 34 (3.47%) Java Developer
12 33 (3.37%) Python Engineer
13 32 (3.27%) AWS Engineer
14 30 (3.06%) Senior Developer
15 29 (2.96%) Analytics Manager
16 28 (2.86%) Azure Engineer
17 27 (2.76%) Quantitative Developer
17 27 (2.76%) SQL Developer
18 26 (2.65%) Project Manager
19 23 (2.35%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (8.57%) Web Services
2 72 (7.35%) React
3 64 (6.53%) AngularJS
4 56 (5.71%) .NET
5 49 (5.00%) HTML
6 48 (4.90%) Node.js
7 41 (4.18%) REST
8 37 (3.78%) CSS
9 35 (3.57%) Kafka
10 27 (2.76%) JSON
11 24 (2.45%) Natural Language Processing
11 24 (2.45%) RESTful
12 22 (2.24%) PySpark
13 20 (2.04%) Spring
14 18 (1.84%) Redux
15 17 (1.73%) XML
16 16 (1.63%) HTML5
17 15 (1.53%) .NET Core
18 14 (1.43%) Shiny
18 14 (1.43%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 145 (14.80%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (6.53%) User Experience
3 63 (6.43%) Fixed Income
4 53 (5.41%) Derivative
5 45 (4.59%) Algorithms
6 38 (3.88%) Management Information System
7 35 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
8 29 (2.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 29 (2.96%) Self-Motivation
9 28 (2.86%) Hedge funds
10 27 (2.76%) Equities
11 25 (2.55%) Data Structures
12 24 (2.45%) Blog
13 20 (2.04%) Cloud Native
14 18 (1.84%) Mobile App
15 16 (1.63%) Credit Risk
15 16 (1.63%) Reference Data
16 15 (1.53%) Public Cloud
17 14 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
17 14 (1.43%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 39 (3.98%) Linux
2 26 (2.65%) Unix
3 25 (2.55%) Windows
4 13 (1.33%) Apple iOS
5 11 (1.12%) Android
6 4 (0.41%) Windows 10
7 3 (0.31%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.20%) Debian
8 2 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.20%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.20%) VMS
8 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (0.10%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 345 (35.20%) Agile Software Development
2 222 (22.65%) Business Intelligence
3 193 (19.69%) Data Analytics
4 172 (17.55%) Data Science
5 136 (13.88%) Data Modelling
6 130 (13.27%) Scrum
7 128 (13.06%) Machine Learning
8 121 (12.35%) Visualisation
9 117 (11.94%) DevOps
10 106 (10.82%) ETL
11 93 (9.49%) Data Analysis
12 86 (8.78%) Software Engineering
13 78 (7.96%) Microservices
14 74 (7.55%) Decision-Making
14 74 (7.55%) Problem-Solving
15 73 (7.45%) Artificial Intelligence
16 72 (7.35%) Migration
17 66 (6.73%) Stakeholder Management
18 63 (6.43%) Continuous Integration
19 56 (5.71%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 343 (35.00%) SQL
2 331 (33.78%) Python
3 153 (15.61%) Java
4 104 (10.61%) JavaScript
5 87 (8.88%) R
6 70 (7.14%) C#
7 54 (5.51%) C++
8 40 (4.08%) Scala
9 36 (3.67%) TypeScript
10 29 (2.96%) VBA
11 28 (2.86%) PL/SQL
12 26 (2.65%) T-SQL
13 24 (2.45%) PowerShell
14 21 (2.14%) Shell Script
15 19 (1.94%) Perl
16 16 (1.63%) Bash Shell
16 16 (1.63%) Go
17 15 (1.53%) C
18 14 (1.43%) MATLAB
19 10 (1.02%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 84 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 69 (7.04%) Degree
3 63 (6.43%) SC Cleared
4 15 (1.53%) PhD
5 12 (1.22%) DV Cleared
6 11 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
7 9 (0.92%) PMI Certification
8 8 (0.82%) Master's Degree
8 8 (0.82%) Numerate Degree
9 6 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
9 6 (0.61%) ISEB
10 5 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.41%) CISM
12 3 (0.31%) AWS Certification
12 3 (0.31%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.31%) MBA
12 3 (0.31%) TOGAF Certification
13 2 (0.20%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 2 (0.20%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (5.31%) Data Quality
2 25 (2.55%) QA
3 17 (1.73%) GDPR
4 9 (0.92%) SLA
5 4 (0.41%) COBIT
5 4 (0.41%) IFRS
5 4 (0.41%) P3O
5 4 (0.41%) PMO
6 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.20%) SNOMED CT
6 2 (0.20%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.20%) WCAG
7 1 (0.10%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.10%) Basel II
7 1 (0.10%) CDISC
7 1 (0.10%) GMP
7 1 (0.10%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 54 (5.51%) Docker
2 11 (1.12%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.71%) HDFS
4 3 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 67 (6.84%) Kubernetes
2 27 (2.76%) Terraform
3 19 (1.94%) Ansible
4 11 (1.12%) Kibana
5 8 (0.82%) Puppet
6 6 (0.61%) Grafana
7 5 (0.51%) Hadoop YARN
7 5 (0.51%) Oozie
7 5 (0.51%) SCCM
8 4 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (0.31%) CASB
9 3 (0.31%) logstash
9 3 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.31%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.20%) Istio
10 2 (0.20%) Kubeflow
11 1 (0.10%) HP SiteScope
11 1 (0.10%) Jamf Pro
11 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (0.10%) Rancher
Vendors
1 144 (14.69%) Microsoft
2 98 (10.00%) Tableau
3 84 (8.57%) Google
4 58 (5.92%) SAP
5 56 (5.71%) Oracle
6 35 (3.57%) Databricks
7 29 (2.96%) Adobe
8 26 (2.65%) Cloudera
8 26 (2.65%) Informatica
8 26 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
9 24 (2.45%) Alteryx
10 21 (2.14%) Teradata
11 20 (2.04%) Bloomberg
12 14 (1.43%) IBM
13 10 (1.02%) Splunk
14 8 (0.82%) Hortonworks
14 8 (0.82%) Pega
14 8 (0.82%) StreamSets
14 8 (0.82%) Talend
15 7 (0.71%) MuleSoft