The table below looks at the statistics for the Market Risk Business 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 Risk Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst - Market Risk
Rank 155 197 199
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Market Risk Business Analyst 2 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.057% 0.071% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.075% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 7
Average daily rate £679 £600 £563
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £676 £583 £519
10% offered a daily rate of more than £682 £618 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £488 -
% change year-on-year
-2.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Market Risk Business 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
3313 5358 5910
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 94.90% 95.63% 94.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2682 4077 4318
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £276 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 82 85
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.95% -6.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £28.95 £33.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Market Risk Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Market Risk Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Market Risk Business 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 Risk Business Analyst across the City of London region.

Market Risk Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Market Risk Business 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 Risk Business Analyst across the City of London region.

Market Risk Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Market Risk Business 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 Risk Business Analyst in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Market Risk
2 7 (77.78%) Business Analysis
2 7 (77.78%) Banking
3 6 (66.67%) Investment Banking
3 6 (66.67%) Credit Risk
4 5 (55.56%) Stress Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Derivative
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
5 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (44.44%) Finance
5 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
6 3 (33.33%) Scrum
6 3 (33.33%) Fixed Income
7 2 (22.22%) Credit Derivative
7 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
7 2 (22.22%) Oracle
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
7 2 (22.22%) Sybase
7 2 (22.22%) XML
7 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
7 2 (22.22%) Murex
7 2 (22.22%) Data Mining
7 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
7 2 (22.22%) Algorithmics
7 2 (22.22%) Project Management
7 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
8 1 (11.11%) Greeks
8 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (11.11%) CFA

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Market Risk Business 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 Risk Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 2 (22.22%) Data Mining
2 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (77.78%) Banking
2 6 (66.67%) Investment Banking
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 1 (11.11%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Market Risk
2 6 (66.67%) Credit Risk
3 5 (55.56%) Derivative
4 3 (33.33%) Fixed Income
5 2 (22.22%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Business Analysis
2 5 (55.56%) Stress Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
6 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
6 1 (11.11%) Greeks
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CFA
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
1 1 (11.11%) PMP
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Algorithmics
1 2 (22.22%) Murex
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) Sybase
2 1 (11.11%) IBM