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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quantitative Analysis
Rank 196 222 225
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +3
Contract jobs citing Quantitative Analysis 4 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.068% 0.12% 0.026%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.090% 0.16% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 2
Average daily rate
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£419 £525 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.23% +17.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £174 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £670 £569
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £313 -
% change year-on-year
+28.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 - £12.00
Quantitative Analysis
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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
4422 5597 5890
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.06% 76.06% 75.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3282 4197 4388
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 71 91
Average hourly rate £22.60 £22.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.42% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £52.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Quantitative Analysis across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Quantitative Analysis Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) Analytics
3 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Marketing
3 3 (25.00%) VBA
3 3 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) QA
4 2 (16.67%) Credit Risk
4 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 2 (16.67%) Financial Modelling
4 2 (16.67%) Data Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) MapReduce
4 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 2 (16.67%) Big Data
4 2 (16.67%) Statistical Modelling
4 2 (16.67%) Business Transformation
4 2 (16.67%) Hadoop
4 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
4 2 (16.67%) Teradata
4 2 (16.67%) C++
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (16.67%) SAP
4 2 (16.67%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 2 (16.67%) Data Mining

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (16.67%) Big Data
1 2 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) Data Mining
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) KDB
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JMeter
1 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Marketing
3 2 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Financial Institution
4 1 (8.33%) Front Office
4 1 (8.33%) Publishing
4 1 (8.33%) Multimedia
4 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Data Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Big Data Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Data Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Data Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Quantitative Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Product Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Product Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
5 1 (8.33%) QA Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Test Leader
5 1 (8.33%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (8.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Credit Risk
1 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
1 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
2 1 (8.33%) Credit Derivative
2 1 (8.33%) Statistics
2 1 (8.33%) Economics
2 1 (8.33%) Hybrid Derivative
2 1 (8.33%) Derivative
2 1 (8.33%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 1 (8.33%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (8.33%) Applied Mathematics
2 1 (8.33%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Analytics
2 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Financial Modelling
3 2 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) MapReduce
3 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 2 (16.67%) Statistical Modelling
3 2 (16.67%) Business Transformation
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) Information Management
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Econometrics
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) VBA
2 3 (25.00%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) C++
3 2 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) MATLAB
4 1 (8.33%) C
4 1 (8.33%) R
4 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) Basel III
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Teradata
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
1 2 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) TIBCO
2 1 (8.33%) Business Objects
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