The table below looks at the statistics for the Market Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Market Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Market Analyst
Rank 152 181 195
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Market Analyst 1 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.032% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.14% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 6
Average daily rate £525 £563 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +47.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Market Analyst
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3005 4884 5656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.52% 95.00% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2360 3750 4065
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 81 91
Average hourly rate £19.99 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.06% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £27.37 £30.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Market Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Market Analyst in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Market Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Market Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Market Analyst across the City of London region.

Market Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Market Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Market Analyst across the City of London region.

Market Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Market Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Market Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Market Analyst in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) ETL
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) VB6
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (50.00%) JIRA
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (50.00%) VB
3 2 (50.00%) VBA
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) MS Access
3 2 (50.00%) Kanban
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) Confluence
4 1 (25.00%) Reinsurance
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (25.00%) MS Project

Market Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Market Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Market Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) MS Project
2 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MS Access
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (25.00%) Market Risk
1 1 (25.00%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) Kanban
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) VB
2 2 (50.00%) VB6
2 2 (50.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle