The table below looks at the statistics for Quantitative Analysis skills 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 Quantitative Analysis over the 3 months to 30 April 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quantitative Analysis
Rank 153 195 205
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +10
Contract jobs citing Quantitative Analysis 1 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.029% 0.018% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.034% 0.023% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 7
Average daily rate £600 £550 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +15.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £300 £240
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Quantitative Analysis
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2958 4428 4982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.71% 80.54% 79.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2396 3452 3669
Average daily rate £475 £463 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 41 47
Average hourly rate £19.00 £27.37 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.58% +16.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £13.50 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.26 £92.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

Quantitative Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Quantitative Analysis across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Quantitative Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Quantitative Analysis
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 Quantitative Analysis across the City of London region.

Quantitative Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Quantitative Analysis
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 Quantitative Analysis across the City of London region.

Quantitative Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Quantitative Analysis
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Quantitative Analysis also 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 that cited Quantitative Analysis.

1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Competitor Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
1 1 (50.00%) Life Science
1 1 (50.00%) Market Research
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics

Quantitative Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Quantitative Analysis also 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 that cited Quantitative Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Life Science
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Competitor Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos
1 1 (50.00%) IBM