Period
to

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Data Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analysis over the 6 months to 21 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.

Data Analysis
England > London
6 months to
21 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 95 104 140
Rank change year-on-year +9 +36 -3
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 1,088 625 407
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 2.80% 2.56% 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.06% 2.82% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 775 395 283
10th Percentile £363 £313 £301
25th Percentile £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £515 £475
Median % change year-on-year +1.94% +8.42% -
75th Percentile £649 £613 £600
90th Percentile £750 £713 £685
England median daily rate £513 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 11 14
10th Percentile £18.50 £27.31 £15.26
25th Percentile £26.63 £32.07 £17.56
Median hourly rate £38.25 £36.50 £21.93
Median % change year-on-year +4.79% +66.48% -13.44%
75th Percentile £60.13 £53.00 £34.13
90th Percentile £73.48 £69.54 £35.42
England median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £20.57
% change year-on-year +55.56% +9.38% +10.24%

Data Analysis 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 35,576 22,167 17,852
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 91.46% 90.91% 89.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 25,988 15,909 12,830
10th Percentile £400 £350 £325
25th Percentile £475 £425 £419
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 £713 £700
England median daily rate £540 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +8.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 414 235 229
10th Percentile £17.25 £15.33 £13.70
25th Percentile £23.91 £21.25 £18.50
Median hourly rate £36.75 £32.50 £26.50
Median % change year-on-year +13.08% +22.64% +20.45%
75th Percentile £51.00 £51.91 £47.12
90th Percentile £67.94 £66.50 £58.00
England median hourly rate £27.00 £24.50 £21.93
% change year-on-year +10.20% +11.74% -2.56%

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Data Analysis as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis in London

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Data Analysis in London.

Daily rate trend for Data Analysis in London

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Data Analysis in London over the 6 months to 21 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Data Analysis in London

Data Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Data Analysis in London.

Hourly rate trend for Data Analysis in London

Data Analysis
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Data Analysis in London over the 6 months to 21 May 2022.

Hourly rate histogram for Data Analysis in London

Data Analysis
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 Data Analysis within the London region over the 6 months to 21 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 -22 118 £525 -4.55% 16
West London +13 21 £519 +9.22% 5
East London +5 15 £400 -38.46% 12
South London -20 8 £510 -11.30% 3
Data Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis.

1 360 (33.09%) SQL
2 357 (32.81%) Finance
3 334 (30.70%) Agile
4 322 (29.60%) Social Skills
5 315 (28.95%) Data Modelling
6 262 (24.08%) Analytics
7 248 (22.79%) Analytical Skills
8 240 (22.06%) Business Intelligence
9 180 (16.54%) Visualisation
10 175 (16.08%) Python
11 169 (15.53%) Data Warehouse
12 163 (14.98%) Data Architecture
13 157 (14.43%) Azure
14 156 (14.34%) Power BI
14 156 (14.34%) Power Platform
15 149 (13.69%) Problem-Solving
15 149 (13.69%) SQL Server
16 147 (13.51%) Microsoft Excel
17 142 (13.05%) Data Lake
18 132 (12.13%) Banking
19 128 (11.76%) Data Management
20 127 (11.67%) Microsoft
20 127 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
20 127 (11.67%) Data Integration
21 123 (11.31%) Big Data
21 123 (11.31%) Migration
22 121 (11.12%) Oracle
23 119 (10.94%) Data Quality
24 114 (10.48%) ETL
25 113 (10.39%) Business Analysis

Data Analysis
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 61 (5.61%) Apache Spark
2 46 (4.23%) Confluence
3 29 (2.67%) SharePoint
4 23 (2.11%) SAS
5 13 (1.19%) Apache
6 8 (0.74%) Apache Airflow
7 4 (0.37%) CMS
8 2 (0.18%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.18%) Jupyter
9 1 (0.092%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.092%) Ethereum
9 1 (0.092%) IIS
Applications
1 147 (13.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 32 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 23 (2.11%) MS Visio
4 22 (2.02%) Microsoft Office
5 17 (1.56%) Adobe XD
5 17 (1.56%) InVision
5 17 (1.56%) Sketch
5 17 (1.56%) Zeplin
6 8 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
6 8 (0.74%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.55%) SPSS
8 5 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
8 5 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.18%) UserZoom
10 1 (0.092%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.092%) Stata
Business Applications
1 21 (1.93%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 10 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (0.74%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.37%) SAP BPC
6 2 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.18%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.18%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.18%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.18%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.18%) Workday HCM
7 1 (0.092%) CA PPM
7 1 (0.092%) Eikon
7 1 (0.092%) Misys Midas
7 1 (0.092%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.092%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 157 (14.43%) Azure
2 156 (14.34%) Power Platform
3 91 (8.36%) AWS
4 53 (4.87%) Serverless
5 50 (4.60%) GCP
6 39 (3.58%) Google Analytics
7 38 (3.49%) Azure Data Factory
8 33 (3.03%) AWS Lambda
8 33 (3.03%) Google Data Studio
9 22 (2.02%) Amazon EMR
9 22 (2.02%) Amazon S3
10 20 (1.84%) Azure Functions
10 20 (1.84%) Snowflake
11 19 (1.75%) GitHub
12 16 (1.47%) PaaS
13 15 (1.38%) Azure Synapse Analytics
13 15 (1.38%) SaaS
14 14 (1.29%) Microsoft 365
15 10 (0.92%) Azure Cosmos DB
15 10 (0.92%) Azure Storage
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.55%) Internet
2 4 (0.37%) Firewall
3 3 (0.28%) DOCSIS
3 3 (0.28%) Ethernet
3 3 (0.28%) GSM
3 3 (0.28%) HTTP
3 3 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (0.18%) 5G
4 2 (0.18%) Broadband
4 2 (0.18%) Network Security
4 2 (0.18%) SSL
4 2 (0.18%) WAN
4 2 (0.18%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.092%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.092%) DKIM
5 1 (0.092%) DNS
5 1 (0.092%) EIGRP
5 1 (0.092%) HSRP
5 1 (0.092%) IGMP
5 1 (0.092%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (15.53%) Data Warehouse
2 156 (14.34%) Power BI
3 149 (13.69%) SQL Server
4 142 (13.05%) Data Lake
5 123 (11.31%) Big Data
6 91 (8.36%) Tableau
7 89 (8.18%) Metadata
8 63 (5.79%) Relational Database
9 35 (3.22%) Oracle Database
10 32 (2.94%) Metadata Repository
10 32 (2.94%) Qlik Sense
11 31 (2.85%) PostgreSQL
12 30 (2.76%) BigQuery
12 30 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 29 (2.67%) Pentaho
14 24 (2.21%) RDBMS
15 23 (2.11%) Amazon Redshift
16 21 (1.93%) Amazon Athena
17 18 (1.65%) Looker
17 18 (1.65%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 91 (8.36%) JIRA
2 50 (4.60%) kappa
3 34 (3.13%) PowerDesigner
4 30 (2.76%) ERwin
5 17 (1.56%) Axure RP
6 14 (1.29%) Jenkins
7 10 (0.92%) Visual Studio
8 9 (0.83%) Git (software)
9 7 (0.64%) GitLab
9 7 (0.64%) Visual Studio Team System
10 6 (0.55%) Crucible
10 6 (0.55%) Cucumber
10 6 (0.55%) Maven
11 4 (0.37%) ER Studio
11 4 (0.37%) HP UFT
11 4 (0.37%) JBehave
11 4 (0.37%) Selenium
11 4 (0.37%) TestComplete
11 4 (0.37%) Visual Studio Coded UI
12 3 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 357 (32.81%) Finance
2 322 (29.60%) Social Skills
3 248 (22.79%) Analytical Skills
4 132 (12.13%) Banking
5 90 (8.27%) Presentation Skills
6 86 (7.90%) Public Sector
7 67 (6.16%) Marketing
8 47 (4.32%) Telecoms
9 45 (4.14%) Investment Banking
10 37 (3.40%) Manufacturing
11 36 (3.31%) Influencing Skills
12 31 (2.85%) Electronics
13 28 (2.57%) Legal
14 25 (2.30%) Front Office
15 24 (2.21%) Retail
16 22 (2.02%) Documentation Skills
16 22 (2.02%) Law
17 21 (1.93%) Organisational Skills
18 20 (1.84%) Back Office
19 12 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 471 (43.29%) Analyst
2 203 (18.66%) Business Analyst
3 182 (16.73%) Data Analyst
4 137 (12.59%) Architect
5 118 (10.85%) Data Architect
6 96 (8.82%) Developer
7 92 (8.46%) Data Engineer
8 52 (4.78%) Data Modeller
9 44 (4.04%) C# Developer
10 43 (3.95%) Senior Analyst
11 40 (3.68%) Data Business Analyst
12 32 (2.94%) Technical Analyst
13 29 (2.67%) .NET Developer
13 29 (2.67%) C# .NET Developer
13 29 (2.67%) Designer
14 28 (2.57%) Project Manager
15 25 (2.30%) Technical Business Analyst
16 24 (2.21%) Financial Analyst
17 23 (2.11%) Performance Analyst
17 23 (2.11%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (5.06%) .NET
2 37 (3.40%) Kafka
3 35 (3.22%) .NET Framework
4 20 (1.84%) JSON
5 19 (1.75%) XML
6 17 (1.56%) XSD
7 14 (1.29%) Pandas
7 14 (1.29%) RESTful
8 13 (1.19%) PySpark
9 12 (1.10%) WPF
10 9 (0.83%) REST
10 9 (0.83%) Web Services
11 8 (0.74%) Apache NiFi
11 8 (0.74%) Material Design
12 7 (0.64%) Spring
13 6 (0.55%) JMS
13 6 (0.55%) NumPy
13 6 (0.55%) Regular Expression
13 6 (0.55%) Spring Boot
14 5 (0.46%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 73 (6.71%) Management Information System
2 40 (3.68%) Virtual Team
3 38 (3.49%) Reference Data
4 36 (3.31%) User Experience
5 29 (2.67%) Self-Motivation
6 27 (2.48%) Data Structures
7 23 (2.11%) Algorithms
8 21 (1.93%) Derivative
9 18 (1.65%) Data Centre
10 17 (1.56%) Analytical Mindset
10 17 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 17 (1.56%) Renewable Energy
11 15 (1.38%) Market Risk
11 15 (1.38%) Mobile App
12 11 (1.01%) Fixed Income
12 11 (1.01%) Social Media
13 10 (0.92%) Data Protection Act
13 10 (0.92%) Public Cloud
13 10 (0.92%) Smart Meter
13 10 (0.92%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 49 (4.50%) Windows
2 22 (2.02%) Windows Server
3 16 (1.47%) Linux
4 10 (0.92%) Android
4 10 (0.92%) Apple iOS
5 6 (0.55%) Unix
6 2 (0.18%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 334 (30.70%) Agile
2 315 (28.95%) Data Modelling
3 262 (24.08%) Analytics
4 240 (22.06%) Business Intelligence
5 180 (16.54%) Visualisation
6 163 (14.98%) Data Architecture
7 149 (13.69%) Problem-Solving
8 128 (11.76%) Data Management
9 127 (11.67%) Data Integration
9 127 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 123 (11.31%) Migration
11 114 (10.48%) ETL
12 113 (10.39%) Business Analysis
13 102 (9.38%) Requirements Gathering
14 101 (9.28%) DevOps
15 87 (8.00%) Data Governance
16 81 (7.44%) Project Management
17 79 (7.26%) Data Visualisation
18 77 (7.08%) Data Engineering
18 77 (7.08%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 360 (33.09%) SQL
2 175 (16.08%) Python
3 77 (7.08%) C#
4 76 (6.99%) R
5 58 (5.33%) T-SQL
6 55 (5.06%) PL/SQL
7 36 (3.31%) Java
8 22 (2.02%) VBA
9 21 (1.93%) C
10 17 (1.56%) VB
11 15 (1.38%) Scala
11 15 (1.38%) VB.NET
12 10 (0.92%) JavaScript
12 10 (0.92%) PowerShell
13 9 (0.83%) PHP
13 9 (0.83%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.37%) C++
14 4 (0.37%) VBScript
15 3 (0.28%) XPath
15 3 (0.28%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 73 (6.71%) Security Cleared
2 70 (6.43%) Degree
3 64 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 12 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (1.01%) DV Cleared
6 10 (0.92%) Master's Degree
7 7 (0.64%) PhD
8 5 (0.46%) CBAP
8 5 (0.46%) Numerate Degree
8 5 (0.46%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.28%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (0.28%) IIBA
10 2 (0.18%) ACCA
10 2 (0.18%) CFA
10 2 (0.18%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (0.18%) MCITP
10 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.18%) Tableau Certification
11 1 (0.092%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.092%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (10.94%) Data Quality
2 72 (6.62%) QA
3 24 (2.21%) Accessibility
4 18 (1.65%) GDPR
5 16 (1.47%) PMO
6 15 (1.38%) MiFID
6 15 (1.38%) WCAG
7 14 (1.29%) EMIR
8 13 (1.19%) IFRS
9 12 (1.10%) IFRS 17
9 12 (1.10%) SLA
10 10 (0.92%) ISO 20022
11 9 (0.83%) Actionable Recommendations
12 5 (0.46%) Dodd-Frank
12 5 (0.46%) Solvency II
13 4 (0.37%) P3O
14 3 (0.28%) COBIT
15 2 (0.18%) GAAP
15 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 2 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (1.29%) Docker
2 7 (0.64%) Virtual Desktop
3 5 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.37%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.28%) HDFS
6 1 (0.092%) Firmware
6 1 (0.092%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.092%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (1.10%) Kubernetes
2 5 (0.46%) Oozie
2 5 (0.46%) SCCM
2 5 (0.46%) Terraform
3 4 (0.37%) Ansible
4 3 (0.28%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.092%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 1 (0.092%) Kibana
5 1 (0.092%) logstash
5 1 (0.092%) Oracle Statspack
5 1 (0.092%) SCOM
5 1 (0.092%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 127 (11.67%) Microsoft
2 121 (11.12%) Oracle
3 59 (5.42%) Google
4 57 (5.24%) SAP
5 52 (4.78%) Databricks
6 34 (3.13%) BiZZdesign
7 26 (2.39%) Talend
8 25 (2.30%) Adobe
8 25 (2.30%) Sparx
9 24 (2.21%) Citrix
10 20 (1.84%) Informatica
11 18 (1.65%) Remedy
12 17 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
13 16 (1.47%) Alteryx
13 16 (1.47%) ServiceNow
14 12 (1.10%) Workday
15 9 (0.83%) Cloudera
16 7 (0.64%) BT
17 6 (0.55%) Atlassian
17 6 (0.55%) IBM