Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Business Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Business Analytics over the 6 months to 22 November 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.

Business Analytics
England > London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 548 538 543
Rank change year-on-year -10 +5 +19
Contract jobs citing Business Analytics 91 70 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.19% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.18% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 49 42
London median daily rate £500 £575 £478
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.04% +20.42% +9.14%
10th Percentile £344 £269 £383
90th Percentile £627 £865 £588
England median daily rate £495 £450 £458
% change year-on-year +10.00% -1.64% +1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
London median hourly rate - - £59.52
England median hourly rate £36.50 £20.50 £59.52
% change year-on-year +78.05% -65.56% +284.02%

Business 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 40998 38993 38736
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.99% 86.21% 83.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 29810 27960 27683
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £288
90th Percentile £675 £644 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 385 406 463
London median hourly rate £22.50 £21.89 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.79% +9.45% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.33 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.80 £50.07 £50.00
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.43 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.76% +8.58% +18.42%

Business Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analytics in London

Business Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analytics in London

Business Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analytics in London over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analytics in London

Business Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analytics in London

Business 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 Business Analytics within the London region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
West London -2 6 £353 -41.17% 4
Central London -5 6 £300 -31.43% 3
South London -27 3 - -
Business Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Business 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 Business Analytics.

1 91 (100.00%) Analytics
2 62 (68.13%) Business Intelligence
3 32 (35.16%) SQL
3 32 (35.16%) Finance
4 31 (34.07%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (32.97%) Big Data
6 26 (28.57%) Data Analytics
7 24 (26.37%) Machine Learning
7 24 (26.37%) Tableau
8 23 (25.27%) Hadoop
8 23 (25.27%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (23.08%) SQL Server
9 21 (23.08%) Apache Spark
10 19 (20.88%) SAS
10 19 (20.88%) Microsoft
10 19 (20.88%) Visualisation
11 17 (18.68%) ETL
12 16 (17.58%) Data Modelling
12 16 (17.58%) Scrum
12 16 (17.58%) R
13 15 (16.48%) Open Source
14 14 (15.38%) Python
15 13 (14.29%) Oracle
15 13 (14.29%) Java
15 13 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
15 13 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
15 13 (14.29%) Degree
16 12 (13.19%) Scala
17 11 (12.09%) NoSQL
18 10 (10.99%) Marketing

Business 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 21 (23.08%) Apache Spark
2 19 (20.88%) SAS
3 10 (10.99%) Apache
4 9 (9.89%) Confluence
5 7 (7.69%) JBoss
5 7 (7.69%) Tomcat
6 4 (4.40%) Apache Solr
7 2 (2.20%) OpenStack
7 2 (2.20%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.20%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.10%) CMS
8 1 (1.10%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 10 (10.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (8.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 8 (8.79%) SPSS
3 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.10%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.59%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.30%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (3.30%) Office 365
3 3 (3.30%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 1 (1.10%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (1.10%) Azure Machine Learning
4 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.40%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (32.97%) Big Data
2 23 (25.27%) Hadoop
3 21 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 13 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (12.09%) NoSQL
6 10 (10.99%) Data Lake
6 10 (10.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (9.89%) Power BI
8 8 (8.79%) Mahout
8 8 (8.79%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (7.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 7 (7.69%) DataStax
9 7 (7.69%) HBase
10 6 (6.59%) QlikView
11 5 (5.49%) DataStage
11 5 (5.49%) Neo4j
11 5 (5.49%) Qlik Sense
12 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (4.40%) Star Schema
13 3 (3.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (10.99%) JIRA
2 8 (8.79%) Jenkins
3 5 (5.49%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.20%) Codeship
4 2 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.20%) Travis CI
5 1 (1.10%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.10%) Maven
5 1 (1.10%) PowerDesigner
5 1 (1.10%) Selenium
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.10%) WebDriver
General
1 32 (35.16%) Finance
2 10 (10.99%) Marketing
3 9 (9.89%) Banking
3 9 (9.89%) Retail
4 8 (8.79%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (5.49%) Front Office
6 3 (3.30%) Legal
7 1 (1.10%) Advertising
7 1 (1.10%) Billing
7 1 (1.10%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.10%) Games
7 1 (1.10%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.10%) Spanish Language
7 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (15.38%) Architect
1 14 (15.38%) Developer
2 12 (13.19%) Analyst
3 8 (8.79%) SQL Developer
4 6 (6.59%) Consultant
4 6 (6.59%) Data Architect
4 6 (6.59%) Lead Architect
4 6 (6.59%) SQL Server Developer
5 5 (5.49%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 5 (5.49%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 5 (5.49%) Business Intelligence Specialist
5 5 (5.49%) Data Engineer
6 4 (4.40%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (4.40%) Data Analyst
6 4 (4.40%) ETL Developer
6 4 (4.40%) Project Manager
6 4 (4.40%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (3.30%) Business Analyst
7 3 (3.30%) Healthcare Analyst
7 3 (3.30%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.79%) MLlib
1 8 (8.79%) Natural Language Processing
2 7 (7.69%) Apache Camel
2 7 (7.69%) Guice
2 7 (7.69%) Kafka
2 7 (7.69%) RESTEasy
3 5 (5.49%) REST
3 5 (5.49%) Spring
4 4 (4.40%) .NET
4 4 (4.40%) D3.js
4 4 (4.40%) Drools
4 4 (4.40%) Spring Boot
4 4 (4.40%) TinkerPop
5 3 (3.30%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (3.30%) RESTful
6 2 (2.20%) HTML5
6 2 (2.20%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (2.20%) Samza
6 2 (2.20%) scikit-learn
6 2 (2.20%) UIMA
Miscellaneous
1 31 (34.07%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.89%) Management Information System
3 8 (8.79%) Linked Data
4 6 (6.59%) User Experience
5 5 (5.49%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (5.49%) Robotics
6 4 (4.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (3.30%) Data Structures
7 3 (3.30%) Virtual Team
8 2 (2.20%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.20%) FMCG
8 2 (2.20%) NHS
9 1 (1.10%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.10%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.10%) Derivative
9 1 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (1.10%) Minimum Viable Product
9 1 (1.10%) Private Cloud
9 1 (1.10%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.79%) Linux
2 7 (7.69%) Unix
3 5 (5.49%) Windows
4 3 (3.30%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.20%) AIX
6 1 (1.10%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (100.00%) Analytics
2 62 (68.13%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (28.57%) Data Analytics
4 24 (26.37%) Machine Learning
5 23 (25.27%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (20.88%) Visualisation
7 17 (18.68%) ETL
8 16 (17.58%) Data Modelling
8 16 (17.58%) Scrum
9 15 (16.48%) Open Source
10 10 (10.99%) Business Forecasting
10 10 (10.99%) CRM
10 10 (10.99%) Mentoring
10 10 (10.99%) Project Management
10 10 (10.99%) Use Case
11 9 (9.89%) Content Management
11 9 (9.89%) Data Analysis
11 9 (9.89%) DevOps
12 8 (8.79%) Information Management
12 8 (8.79%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (35.16%) SQL
2 16 (17.58%) R
3 14 (15.38%) Python
4 13 (14.29%) Java
5 12 (13.19%) Scala
6 8 (8.79%) MATLAB
6 8 (8.79%) SPARQL
7 4 (4.40%) Shell Script
7 4 (4.40%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.30%) JavaScript
8 3 (3.30%) VB
9 2 (2.20%) Go
9 2 (2.20%) Ruby
10 1 (1.10%) ABAP
10 1 (1.10%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.10%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (14.29%) Degree
2 5 (5.49%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.40%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.20%) ISEB
4 2 (2.20%) PMP
5 1 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.10%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.10%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.10%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.10%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.59%) Data Quality
1 6 (6.59%) QA
2 1 (1.10%) GAMP
2 1 (1.10%) GDPR
2 1 (1.10%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 7 (7.69%) Docker
2 6 (6.59%) HDFS
3 4 (4.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (3.30%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.10%) Apache Flume
5 1 (1.10%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (7.69%) Ambari
1 7 (7.69%) Ansible
1 7 (7.69%) Kubernetes
1 7 (7.69%) Puppet
1 7 (7.69%) Terraform
2 2 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.20%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.10%) Graphite
3 1 (1.10%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 24 (26.37%) Tableau
2 19 (20.88%) Microsoft
3 13 (14.29%) Oracle
4 8 (8.79%) IBM
5 7 (7.69%) Google
6 6 (6.59%) Hortonworks
6 6 (6.59%) Informatica
7 5 (5.49%) Alteryx
7 5 (5.49%) Blue Prism
7 5 (5.49%) Cognos
7 5 (5.49%) MicroStrategy
7 5 (5.49%) Splunk
8 3 (3.30%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.10%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.10%) Bloomberg
9 1 (1.10%) FXall
9 1 (1.10%) Reuters
9 1 (1.10%) SAP
9 1 (1.10%) Teradata
9 1 (1.10%) TIBCO