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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analysis
England / London
Rank 119 128 102
Rank change year-on-year +9 -26  
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 406 423 452
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.09% 1.92% 2.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 2.25% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 299 299
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 4
Median hourly rate £24.12 £26.46 £21.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.85% +25.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £21.62 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.13 £48.00 £22.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.97 £17.00 £19.56
% change year-on-year +23.35% -13.09%  

Data Analysis 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 16576 18773 17205
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 85.15% 85.14% 82.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 11916 13556 12086
Median daily rate £480 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 193 243
Median hourly rate £31.92 £22.50 £20.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.86% +10.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £12.20 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis in London

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analysis in London

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analysis in London over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analysis in London

Data Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analysis in London

Data Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analysis in London over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor 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 3 months to 24 March 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 +6 68 £525 +5.00% 23
Feltham -1 4 £325 -22.80%
Bromley +12 2 £550 +46.66%
Croydon +7 2 £450 +11.11%
Docklands, London -2 2 £525 +5.00%
Canary Wharf -2 2 £555 -33.92%
Brentford - 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £410 -
Wimbledon - 1 £175 -
Data Analysis
England

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis.

1 349 (40.49%) SQL
2 328 (38.05%) Finance
3 199 (23.09%) Analytical Skills
4 192 (22.27%) Agile Software Development
5 175 (20.30%) Banking
6 156 (18.10%) Data Warehouse
7 154 (17.87%) Data Modelling
8 152 (17.63%) Analytics
9 151 (17.52%) Business Intelligence
10 133 (15.43%) Business Analysis
11 131 (15.20%) MS Excel
12 127 (14.73%) ETL
13 125 (14.50%) SQL Server
14 122 (14.15%) Microsoft
15 114 (13.23%) Oracle
16 109 (12.65%) Data Management
16 109 (12.65%) Big Data
17 97 (11.25%) Python
18 96 (11.14%) Stakeholder Management
19 94 (10.90%) Migration
19 94 (10.90%) Data Quality
20 91 (10.56%) Degree
21 89 (10.32%) Visualisation
22 88 (10.21%) Hadoop
23 86 (9.98%) Management Information System
24 83 (9.63%) Project Management
25 78 (9.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 64 (7.42%) Windows
27 62 (7.19%) Investment Banking
27 62 (7.19%) Retail

Data Analysis
Top Related 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 45 (5.22%) Apache Spark
2 40 (4.64%) SAS
3 36 (4.18%) Apache Pig
4 18 (2.09%) Confluence
4 18 (2.09%) SharePoint
5 14 (1.62%) Apache Solr
6 8 (0.93%) Apache
7 4 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (0.46%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.23%) CMS
8 2 (0.23%) GeoServer
8 2 (0.23%) JBoss
8 2 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.23%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.23%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.12%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.12%) GroupWise
9 1 (0.12%) Mule
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle UPK
9 1 (0.12%) Smallworld
Applications
1 131 (15.20%) MS Excel
2 52 (6.03%) MS Office
3 39 (4.52%) MS Visio
4 37 (4.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 26 (3.02%) Spreadsheet
6 14 (1.62%) SPSS
7 11 (1.28%) MS Project
8 2 (0.23%) LaTeX
9 1 (0.12%) Stata
9 1 (0.12%) Weka
Business Applications
1 16 (1.86%) Markit EDM
2 13 (1.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.81%) thinkFolio
4 6 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.58%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 5 (0.58%) Relativity
6 4 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (0.46%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 3 (0.35%) Cognos TM1
7 3 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.35%) Loan IQ
7 3 (0.35%) Maximo
7 3 (0.35%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (0.35%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.23%) Oracle Retail
9 1 (0.12%) Primavera
9 1 (0.12%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.12%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 33 (3.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (1.97%) Office 365
4 15 (1.74%) Google Analytics
5 13 (1.51%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (1.04%) Amazon EMR
6 9 (1.04%) Amazon S3
7 5 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.35%) IaaS
10 2 (0.23%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.23%) PaaS
11 1 (0.12%) Akamai
11 1 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.12%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.12%) Firebase
11 1 (0.12%) Flurry Analytics
11 1 (0.12%) SaaS
11 1 (0.12%) Slack
11 1 (0.12%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (0.93%) Internet
2 7 (0.81%) Firewall
2 7 (0.81%) HTTP
3 4 (0.46%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (0.46%) Network Security
3 4 (0.46%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.23%) Intranet
4 2 (0.23%) TETRA
5 1 (0.12%) ATM
5 1 (0.12%) Broadband
5 1 (0.12%) DNS
5 1 (0.12%) LAN
5 1 (0.12%) LDAP
5 1 (0.12%) MPLS
5 1 (0.12%) SSL
5 1 (0.12%) VPN
5 1 (0.12%) WAN
5 1 (0.12%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (18.10%) Data Warehouse
2 125 (14.50%) SQL Server
3 109 (12.65%) Big Data
4 88 (10.21%) Hadoop
5 78 (9.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 56 (6.50%) Apache Hive
7 54 (6.26%) Relational Database
7 54 (6.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 44 (5.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 38 (4.41%) QlikView
10 37 (4.29%) Data Mining
11 35 (4.06%) SQL Server 2008
12 29 (3.36%) NoSQL
13 27 (3.13%) Oracle Database
14 23 (2.67%) Apache Cassandra
15 22 (2.55%) MS Access
15 22 (2.55%) RDBMS
16 19 (2.20%) Impala
17 18 (2.09%) DB2
17 18 (2.09%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 40 (4.64%) JIRA
2 20 (2.32%) Git (software)
3 18 (2.09%) Talend Open Studio
4 17 (1.97%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (1.62%) ERwin
6 13 (1.51%) Jenkins
7 10 (1.16%) Bitbucket
7 10 (1.16%) PowerDesigner
8 5 (0.58%) Toad
9 4 (0.46%) Fiddler
9 4 (0.46%) HP UFT
9 4 (0.46%) LoadRunner
9 4 (0.46%) SoapUI
9 4 (0.46%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.23%) Maven
10 2 (0.23%) Mockito
10 2 (0.23%) Selenium
10 2 (0.23%) Subversion
11 1 (0.12%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.12%) ReSharper
General
1 328 (38.05%) Finance
2 175 (20.30%) Banking
3 62 (7.19%) Investment Banking
3 62 (7.19%) Retail
4 39 (4.52%) Marketing
5 37 (4.29%) Legal
6 21 (2.44%) Telecoms
7 20 (2.32%) Front Office
8 19 (2.20%) Retail Banking
9 16 (1.86%) Back Office
9 16 (1.86%) Corporate Banking
10 14 (1.62%) Pharmaceutical
11 10 (1.16%) Advertising
11 10 (1.16%) Law
12 9 (1.04%) Financial Institution
13 8 (0.93%) Manufacturing
13 8 (0.93%) Publishing
14 5 (0.58%) International Banking
15 4 (0.46%) Private Banking
16 3 (0.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 473 (54.87%) Analyst
2 231 (26.80%) Business Analyst
3 181 (21.00%) Data Analyst
4 131 (15.20%) Developer
5 66 (7.66%) Data Business Analyst
6 56 (6.50%) SQL Analyst
7 55 (6.38%) Architect
8 39 (4.52%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 39 (4.52%) Data Architect
9 33 (3.83%) SQL Data Analyst
10 32 (3.71%) Consultant
11 27 (3.13%) Business Data Analyst
12 26 (3.02%) Data Scientist
13 22 (2.55%) Data Warehouse Analyst
14 21 (2.44%) Risk Analyst
15 20 (2.32%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
15 20 (2.32%) Project Manager
15 20 (2.32%) Systems Analyst
16 19 (2.20%) Senior Analyst
16 19 (2.20%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (5.68%) XML
2 30 (3.48%) .NET
3 26 (3.02%) Web Services
4 23 (2.67%) Kafka
5 15 (1.74%) SOAP
6 14 (1.62%) JSON
6 14 (1.62%) Lucene
6 14 (1.62%) MDX
6 14 (1.62%) XML Schema
7 13 (1.51%) AngularJS
7 13 (1.51%) D3.js
8 12 (1.39%) JMS
8 12 (1.39%) jQuery
9 11 (1.28%) Hibernate
9 11 (1.28%) REST
9 11 (1.28%) Spring
10 10 (1.16%) HTML
10 10 (1.16%) Material Design
10 10 (1.16%) XML Messaging
11 9 (1.04%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 199 (23.09%) Analytical Skills
2 86 (9.98%) Management Information System
3 30 (3.48%) Reference Data
4 24 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 24 (2.78%) Data Structures
5 23 (2.67%) Credit Risk
5 23 (2.67%) Equities
6 22 (2.55%) Algorithms
6 22 (2.55%) Derivative
7 19 (2.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 14 (1.62%) Fixed Income
9 13 (1.51%) FMCG
9 13 (1.51%) User Experience
10 12 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (1.39%) Fintech
10 12 (1.39%) Virtual Team
11 11 (1.28%) Market Risk
11 11 (1.28%) SWIFT
12 10 (1.16%) NHS
13 9 (1.04%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 64 (7.42%) Windows
2 43 (4.99%) Linux
3 40 (4.64%) Unix
4 12 (1.39%) Windows 10
4 12 (1.39%) Windows XP
5 3 (0.35%) CentOS
5 3 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (22.27%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (17.87%) Data Modelling
3 152 (17.63%) Analytics
4 151 (17.52%) Business Intelligence
5 133 (15.43%) Business Analysis
6 127 (14.73%) ETL
7 109 (12.65%) Data Management
8 96 (11.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 94 (10.90%) Migration
10 89 (10.32%) Visualisation
11 83 (9.63%) Project Management
12 60 (6.96%) Scrum
13 50 (5.80%) Data Analytics
14 46 (5.34%) Data Architecture
15 45 (5.22%) Data Visualisation
16 44 (5.10%) Investment Management
16 44 (5.10%) SDLC
16 44 (5.10%) Statistics
17 43 (4.99%) Data Migration
18 42 (4.87%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 349 (40.49%) SQL
2 97 (11.25%) Python
3 58 (6.73%) Java
4 52 (6.03%) T-SQL
5 48 (5.57%) R
6 46 (5.34%) Scala
7 41 (4.76%) VBA
8 38 (4.41%) C#
9 22 (2.55%) Perl
9 22 (2.55%) PL/SQL
10 20 (2.32%) JavaScript
11 18 (2.09%) Shell Script
12 15 (1.74%) Bash Shell
12 15 (1.74%) VB
13 14 (1.62%) VB.NET
14 12 (1.39%) VB6
15 9 (1.04%) C
15 9 (1.04%) C++
16 7 (0.81%) PowerShell
17 3 (0.35%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 91 (10.56%) Degree
2 38 (4.41%) Security Cleared
3 16 (1.86%) SC Cleared
4 11 (1.28%) CTC Cleared
4 11 (1.28%) DV Cleared
5 8 (0.93%) PMP
6 6 (0.70%) ISEB
6 6 (0.70%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 5 (0.58%) ISTQB
7 5 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (0.46%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (0.46%) CFA
8 4 (0.46%) PhD
9 2 (0.23%) CISM
9 2 (0.23%) CISSP
9 2 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.23%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.12%) CCAB
10 1 (0.12%) CIMA
10 1 (0.12%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (10.90%) Data Quality
2 31 (3.60%) QA
3 20 (2.32%) MiFID
4 13 (1.51%) Solvency II
5 12 (1.39%) ISO20022
6 9 (1.04%) EMIR
7 8 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
8 7 (0.81%) Dodd-Frank
9 6 (0.70%) PMO
10 4 (0.46%) SLA
11 3 (0.35%) FATCA
11 3 (0.35%) GDPR
12 2 (0.23%) Basel III
12 2 (0.23%) IFRS
12 2 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 1 (0.12%) Actionable Recommendations
13 1 (0.12%) GxP
13 1 (0.12%) IFRS 9
13 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (1.62%) HDFS
2 7 (0.81%) Docker
3 5 (0.58%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.35%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.23%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.12%) NDS
6 1 (0.12%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 21 (2.44%) Hadoop YARN
2 13 (1.51%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (1.51%) Puppet
3 11 (1.28%) Ansible
4 9 (1.04%) Terraform
5 5 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (0.58%) Thomson Reuters DACS
6 4 (0.46%) CSIRT
6 4 (0.46%) Mesos
6 4 (0.46%) QRadar
6 4 (0.46%) Salt
7 2 (0.23%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.12%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.12%) Control-M
8 1 (0.12%) FlexNet
8 1 (0.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 122 (14.15%) Microsoft
2 114 (13.23%) Oracle
3 60 (6.96%) Tableau
4 38 (4.41%) SAP
5 31 (3.60%) Google
6 30 (3.48%) Cloudera
7 25 (2.90%) Informatica
8 19 (2.20%) Splunk
9 18 (2.09%) Cognos
9 18 (2.09%) Talend
10 17 (1.97%) Hortonworks
11 16 (1.86%) IBM
12 11 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
13 10 (1.16%) RapidMiner
14 8 (0.93%) Teradata
15 7 (0.81%) Adobe
16 6 (0.70%) Workday
17 5 (0.58%) Ab Initio
17 5 (0.58%) Fidessa
17 5 (0.58%) Optimizely
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