The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quantitative Analysis
Rank 210 200 219
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +19
Contract jobs citing Quantitative Analysis 5 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.075% 0.079% 0.025%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.099% 0.11% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 1
Average daily rate £475 £400 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £240 £725 £380
% change year-on-year
-66.89% +90.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5041 4725 5880
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 76.08% 74.88% 72.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3685 3616 4145
Average daily rate £450 £450 £454
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 52 93
Average hourly rate £25.00 £135.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-81.48% +440.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.52 £16.40 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £135.00 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Quantitative Analysis
London

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 16 April 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 16 April 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 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (37.50%) NHS
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (25.00%) Credit Risk
3 2 (25.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Business Objects
3 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) VBA
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
4 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
4 1 (12.50%) TIBCO
4 1 (12.50%) MATLAB
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) ISEB
4 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Multimedia

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Multimedia
2 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Information Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
4 1 (12.50%) QA Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Quantitative Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Product Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Product Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
4 1 (12.50%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
1 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) NHS
2 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (25.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (12.50%) Credit Derivative
3 1 (12.50%) Economics
3 1 (12.50%) Market Risk
3 1 (12.50%) Hybrid Derivative
3 1 (12.50%) Derivative
3 1 (12.50%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 1 (12.50%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (12.50%) Statistics
3 1 (12.50%) Applied Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (37.50%) Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Information Management
4 1 (12.50%) Econometrics
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Stochastic Calculus
4 1 (12.50%) Monte Carlo Method
4 1 (12.50%) Product Management
4 1 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VBA
2 1 (12.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Basel III
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (12.50%) TIBCO
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
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