Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Statistical Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Statistical Analysis over the 6 months to 20 July 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.

Statistical Analysis
England > London
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 486 562 541
Rank change year-on-year +76 -21 -17
Contract jobs citing Statistical Analysis 95 58 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.23% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.15% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 40 43
London median daily rate £375 £503 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.37% +18.24% -3.95%
10th Percentile £208 £274 £265
90th Percentile £601 £625 £685
England median daily rate £415 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -7.78% +5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
London median hourly rate £175.00 - £30.00
10th Percentile £162.50 - £18.60
90th Percentile £187.50 - £123.00
England median hourly rate £50.00 £19.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +163.16% -24.00% +117.39%

Statistical 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 36076 38864 37865
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 86.37% 85.70% 82.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 25811 28164 26763
London median daily rate £488 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.41% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £280
90th Percentile £656 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £407
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.55% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 372 338 512
London median hourly rate £24.41 £21.34 £19.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.39% +7.47% +4.51%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.25 £10.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £49.53 £57.50
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.64
% change year-on-year - +15.53% +5.56%

Statistical Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Statistical Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Statistical Analysis in London

Statistical Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Statistical Analysis in London

Statistical Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Statistical Analysis in London over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Statistical Analysis in London

Statistical Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Statistical Analysis in London

Statistical 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 Statistical Analysis within the London region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
City of London +18 19 £475 -12.64% 1
Croydon - 3 £435 -
Barking - 1 - -
Statistical Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Statistical 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 Statistical Analysis.

1 35 (36.84%) Finance
2 32 (33.68%) Business Intelligence
2 32 (33.68%) Analytics
3 31 (32.63%) SQL
4 29 (30.53%) Python
5 28 (29.47%) R
6 26 (27.37%) Machine Learning
7 25 (26.32%) Degree
8 24 (25.26%) Tableau
9 23 (24.21%) Hadoop
9 23 (24.21%) Analytical Skills
10 22 (23.16%) Mathematics
10 22 (23.16%) SAS
11 21 (22.11%) Big Data
12 20 (21.05%) Scala
12 20 (21.05%) Apache Spark
13 19 (20.00%) Statistics
14 17 (17.89%) Computer Science
14 17 (17.89%) Java
15 16 (16.84%) Microsoft
15 16 (16.84%) Algorithms
16 14 (14.74%) Microsoft Excel
16 14 (14.74%) SPSS
17 13 (13.68%) Legal
17 13 (13.68%) Data Analysis
17 13 (13.68%) Visualisation
18 12 (12.63%) Banking
18 12 (12.63%) Management Information System
18 12 (12.63%) E-Commerce
19 11 (11.58%) Microsoft Office

Statistical 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 22 (23.16%) SAS
2 20 (21.05%) Apache Spark
3 6 (6.32%) Apache
4 5 (5.26%) CMS
4 5 (5.26%) Drupal
5 4 (4.21%) Apache Pig
6 2 (2.11%) ArcGIS
7 1 (1.05%) Jupyter
7 1 (1.05%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 14 (14.74%) Microsoft Excel
1 14 (14.74%) SPSS
2 11 (11.58%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (10.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (9.47%) Stata
5 8 (8.42%) MS Visio
6 3 (3.16%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.37%) Google Analytics
2 3 (3.16%) AdWords
2 3 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.05%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (1.05%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (1.05%) Flurry Analytics
3 1 (1.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.05%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (24.21%) Hadoop
2 21 (22.11%) Big Data
3 10 (10.53%) QlikView
4 9 (9.47%) Power BI
4 9 (9.47%) Spotfire
5 8 (8.42%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (8.42%) NoSQL
5 8 (8.42%) Relational Database
6 7 (7.37%) GIS
6 7 (7.37%) Qlik Sense
7 5 (5.26%) Apache Hive
8 4 (4.21%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (4.21%) Data Mining
8 4 (4.21%) Neo4j
8 4 (4.21%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (3.16%) SAS EBI
10 2 (2.11%) QGIS
10 2 (2.11%) Text Mining
11 1 (1.05%) MS Access
11 1 (1.05%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (7.37%) Cucumber
1 7 (7.37%) Gradle
1 7 (7.37%) Maven
1 7 (7.37%) TeamCity
2 4 (4.21%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.05%) Gerrit
General
1 35 (36.84%) Finance
2 13 (13.68%) Legal
3 12 (12.63%) Banking
4 11 (11.58%) Marketing
5 8 (8.42%) Front Office
5 8 (8.42%) Telecoms
6 4 (4.21%) Electronics
6 4 (4.21%) Manufacturing
7 3 (3.16%) Local Government
8 2 (2.11%) Financial Institution
8 2 (2.11%) Military
9 1 (1.05%) Investment Banking
9 1 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (1.05%) Publishing
9 1 (1.05%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (26.32%) Developer
2 20 (21.05%) Analyst
3 19 (20.00%) Data Scientist
4 11 (11.58%) Data Analyst
5 10 (10.53%) Senior Developer
6 8 (8.42%) Python Developer
7 7 (7.37%) Consultant
7 7 (7.37%) Java Developer
8 6 (6.32%) Business Analyst
8 6 (6.32%) Information Officer
8 6 (6.32%) Information Security Officer
8 6 (6.32%) Machine Learning Consultant
8 6 (6.32%) Security Officer
8 6 (6.32%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (5.26%) Junior
9 5 (5.26%) Junior Consultant
10 4 (4.21%) Business Intelligence Specialist
10 4 (4.21%) Front Office Developer
10 4 (4.21%) Senior Python Developer
11 3 (3.16%) SAS Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.58%) Kafka
2 6 (6.32%) D3.js
3 5 (5.26%) Natural Language Processing
4 4 (4.21%) GraphX
5 2 (2.11%) Django
5 2 (2.11%) JSON
5 2 (2.11%) NumPy
5 2 (2.11%) Pandas
5 2 (2.11%) scikit-learn
6 1 (1.05%) Apache Avro
6 1 (1.05%) Celery
6 1 (1.05%) Flask
6 1 (1.05%) Qt
6 1 (1.05%) TensorFlow
6 1 (1.05%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (24.21%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (17.89%) Computer Science
3 16 (16.84%) Algorithms
4 12 (12.63%) Management Information System
5 8 (8.42%) Equities
6 6 (6.32%) Derivative
7 4 (4.21%) Digital Media
7 4 (4.21%) NHS
7 4 (4.21%) Virtual Team
8 3 (3.16%) Credit Risk
9 2 (2.11%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (2.11%) Linked Data
9 2 (2.11%) Public Cloud
10 1 (1.05%) Data Structures
10 1 (1.05%) Equity Risk
10 1 (1.05%) Fintech
10 1 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (1.05%) Freedom of Information
10 1 (1.05%) Market Risk
10 1 (1.05%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.58%) Linux
2 8 (8.42%) Windows
3 7 (7.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (33.68%) Analytics
1 32 (33.68%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (27.37%) Machine Learning
3 22 (23.16%) Mathematics
4 19 (20.00%) Statistics
5 13 (13.68%) Data Analysis
5 13 (13.68%) Visualisation
6 12 (12.63%) E-Commerce
7 9 (9.47%) Information Security
8 8 (8.42%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (8.42%) ISMS
8 8 (8.42%) Multithreading
8 8 (8.42%) Quantitative Analysis
8 8 (8.42%) Risk Assessment
8 8 (8.42%) Risk Management
9 7 (7.37%) Applied Mathematics
9 7 (7.37%) Data Analytics
9 7 (7.37%) Data Entry
9 7 (7.37%) Information Assurance
9 7 (7.37%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 31 (32.63%) SQL
2 29 (30.53%) Python
3 28 (29.47%) R
4 20 (21.05%) Scala
5 17 (17.89%) Java
6 10 (10.53%) MATLAB
7 7 (7.37%) C
8 5 (5.26%) C++
9 2 (2.11%) VBA
10 1 (1.05%) C#
10 1 (1.05%) Cython
10 1 (1.05%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.05%) Lua
10 1 (1.05%) Perl
10 1 (1.05%) Ruby
10 1 (1.05%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (26.32%) Degree
2 9 (9.47%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.37%) SC Cleared
4 6 (6.32%) PhD
5 4 (4.21%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.11%) Master's Degree
7 1 (1.05%) CISM
7 1 (1.05%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.42%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 7 (7.37%) SLA
3 3 (3.16%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.05%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (6.32%) Docker
2 2 (2.11%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.05%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (25.26%) Tableau
2 16 (16.84%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.42%) CA
4 7 (7.37%) Google
5 6 (6.32%) IBM
6 5 (5.26%) RapidMiner
7 4 (4.21%) SAP
8 3 (3.16%) Cognos
9 2 (2.11%) Oracle
10 1 (1.05%) Adobe
10 1 (1.05%) Alteryx
10 1 (1.05%) BT
10 1 (1.05%) Capita
10 1 (1.05%) ESRI
10 1 (1.05%) IFS
10 1 (1.05%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (1.05%) Northgate
10 1 (1.05%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.05%) Tealium