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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quantitative Analysis
Rank 196 215 215
Rank change year-on-year
+19 0
Contract jobs citing Quantitative Analysis 4 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.068% 0.14% 0.013%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.090% 0.18% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 1
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£419 £563 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.55% -6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £296 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £13.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
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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
4462 5505 5941
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 76.10% 76.55% 75.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3356 4070 4380
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 67 94
Average hourly rate £21.75 £20.93 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.94% -33.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.07 £11.80 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £52.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 September 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 September 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 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Analytics
3 3 (30.00%) VBA
3 3 (30.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) Banking
4 2 (20.00%) QA
4 2 (20.00%) Teradata
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) SAP
4 2 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (20.00%) C++
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) MapReduce
4 2 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
4 2 (20.00%) Data Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (20.00%) Big Data
4 2 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling
4 2 (20.00%) Business Transformation
5 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Basel III

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (10.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (20.00%) Big Data
2 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (10.00%) KDB
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (10.00%) JMeter
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (10.00%) Front Office
4 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Data Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Data Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Data Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Big Data Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Quantitative Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Product Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (10.00%) jQuery
1 1 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (10.00%) Credit Derivative
2 1 (10.00%) Hybrid Derivative
2 1 (10.00%) Derivative
2 1 (10.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 1 (10.00%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (10.00%) Applied Mathematics
2 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 2 (20.00%) Business Transformation
2 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (20.00%) MapReduce
2 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
2 2 (20.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Monte Carlo Method
3 1 (10.00%) Product Management
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Information Management
3 1 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) VBA
2 3 (30.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) C++
3 2 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
4 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (10.00%) R
4 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) Basel III
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
1 2 (20.00%) SAP
1 2 (20.00%) Teradata
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) TIBCO
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