The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for FastStats skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FastStats over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apteco FastStats
England / London
Rank 384 436 419
Rank change year-on-year +52 -17  
Contract jobs citing FastStats 22 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.11% 0.018% 0.005%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.44% 0.23% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 1
Median daily rate £185 £170 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% -24.44%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £200
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £125.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

FastStats is in the business application 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 business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 1525 1734 1888
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 7.83% 7.84% 8.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1009 1119 1221
Median daily rate £450 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 10
Median hourly rate £29.38 £26.00 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.00% -22.96%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £22.50 £17.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £55.00 £54.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

FastStats
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing FastStats as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for FastStats in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FastStats in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing FastStats in London over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for FastStats in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for FastStats in London

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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 FastStats within the London region over the 3 months to 25 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 - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £100 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £185 -
FastStats
England

FastStats
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing FastStats 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 FastStats.

1 24 (82.76%) SQL
2 16 (55.17%) Analytics
3 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
4 12 (41.38%) Marketing
5 11 (37.93%) R
6 10 (34.48%) MS Excel
7 9 (31.03%) CRM
7 9 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (31.03%) Apteco
8 8 (27.59%) Campaign Management
8 8 (27.59%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (27.59%) SAS
8 8 (27.59%) XML
8 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
8 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (27.59%) Degree
9 7 (24.14%) Data Protection Act
9 7 (24.14%) Mathematics
9 7 (24.14%) Direct Marketing
9 7 (24.14%) Data Protection
9 7 (24.14%) ETL
9 7 (24.14%) Legal
9 7 (24.14%) Publishing
9 7 (24.14%) Econometrics
9 7 (24.14%) MS Office
9 7 (24.14%) B2B
9 7 (24.14%) Campaign Analysis
9 7 (24.14%) Statistical Modelling
9 7 (24.14%) Eloqua
9 7 (24.14%) Marketing Analytics

FastStats
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 8 (27.59%) SAS
2 3 (10.34%) CMS
3 1 (3.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 10 (34.48%) MS Excel
2 7 (24.14%) MS Office
3 3 (10.34%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (10.34%) Photoshop
4 2 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (6.90%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Eloqua
2 6 (20.69%) FastStats PeopleStage
3 1 (3.45%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (3.45%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Google Analytics
1 3 (10.34%) Responsys
2 1 (3.45%) Silverpop
2 1 (3.45%) SmartFocus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
2 8 (27.59%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (24.14%) Relational Database
4 6 (20.69%) Data Mining
4 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (6.90%) DataStage
6 1 (3.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 6 (20.69%) Selenium
2 6 (20.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.90%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (6.90%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 12 (41.38%) Marketing
2 7 (24.14%) Legal
2 7 (24.14%) Publishing
3 5 (17.24%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Analyst
2 8 (27.59%) Data Analyst
3 7 (24.14%) Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Marketing Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) CRM Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Junior
4 5 (17.24%) Junior Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Tester
5 4 (13.79%) ETL Tester
5 4 (13.79%) Junior Marketing Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) QA Tester
6 3 (10.34%) CRM Executive
6 3 (10.34%) Customer Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Customer Insight Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Data Insight Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Excel Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Insight Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Marketing Data Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) SQL Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) XML
2 4 (13.79%) CSS
2 4 (13.79%) HTML
2 4 (13.79%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (24.14%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (17.24%) Replication
4 1 (3.45%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Analytics
2 9 (31.03%) CRM
3 8 (27.59%) Campaign Management
4 7 (24.14%) B2B
4 7 (24.14%) Campaign Analysis
4 7 (24.14%) Data Protection
4 7 (24.14%) Direct Marketing
4 7 (24.14%) Econometrics
4 7 (24.14%) ETL
4 7 (24.14%) Marketing Analytics
4 7 (24.14%) Mathematical Modelling
4 7 (24.14%) Mathematics
4 7 (24.14%) Statistical Modelling
5 6 (20.69%) Automation Testing
5 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (20.69%) E-business
5 6 (20.69%) TDD
6 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis
6 4 (13.79%) Customer Insight
6 4 (13.79%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 24 (82.76%) SQL
2 11 (37.93%) R
3 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Apteco
2 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.24%) Alterian
4 3 (10.34%) Google
5 2 (6.90%) Informatica
5 2 (6.90%) Talend
6 1 (3.45%) Adobe
6 1 (3.45%) IBM
6 1 (3.45%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
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