The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Quantitative Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quant Analyst
UK / England
Rank 534 568 581
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Quantitative Analyst 31 27 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.075% 0.058% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.061% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 25 10
Median daily rate £725 £675 £675
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £530 £540
10% offered a daily rate of more than £838 £810 £850
UK excluding London median daily rate - £675 £625
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £56.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
39269 44133 43974
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.71% 94.89% 94.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 25773 28481 28114
Median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1341 1605 1770
Median hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.12% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Quantitative Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Quantitative Analyst in the job title.

Quantitative Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Quantitative Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Quantitative Analyst across the England region.

Quantitative Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

Quantitative Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Quantitative Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Quantitative Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

Quantitative Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Quantitative Analyst across the England region.

Quantitative Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

Quantitative Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Quantitative Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +17 31 £725 +7.40% 6
Quantitative Analyst
UK

Quantitative Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Quantitative Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Quantitative Analyst in the job title.

1 33 (62.26%) Finance
2 31 (58.49%) C++
3 22 (41.51%) C#
4 21 (39.62%) Market Risk
5 19 (35.85%) Derivative
5 19 (35.85%) Quantitative Finance
6 17 (32.08%) Front Office
7 16 (30.19%) PhD
8 15 (28.30%) Mathematics
9 14 (26.42%) Python
10 13 (24.53%) Validation
10 13 (24.53%) PnL Attribution
11 12 (22.64%) SQL
11 12 (22.64%) Risk Management
11 12 (22.64%) Analytics
12 11 (20.75%) R
12 11 (20.75%) Monte Carlo Method
12 11 (20.75%) Banking
13 9 (16.98%) Java
14 8 (15.09%) Credit Derivative
14 8 (15.09%) Physics
14 8 (15.09%) Statistics
14 8 (15.09%) Stochastic Modelling
15 7 (13.21%) QA
15 7 (13.21%) Credit Risk
15 7 (13.21%) Statistical Analysis
16 6 (11.32%) Degree
16 6 (11.32%) LaTeX
17 5 (9.43%) Algorithms
17 5 (9.43%) Investment Banking

Quantitative Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.89%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) LaTeX
2 3 (5.66%) Doxygen
3 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) KDB
2 1 (1.89%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.77%) JIRA
2 1 (1.89%) Subversion
General
1 33 (62.26%) Finance
2 17 (32.08%) Front Office
3 11 (20.75%) Banking
4 5 (9.43%) Investment Banking
5 4 (7.55%) Financial Institution
6 3 (5.66%) Back Office
6 3 (5.66%) Retail
7 1 (1.89%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) AngularJS
1 2 (3.77%) FpML
2 1 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (39.62%) Market Risk
2 19 (35.85%) Derivative
3 15 (28.30%) Mathematics
4 8 (15.09%) Credit Derivative
4 8 (15.09%) Physics
4 8 (15.09%) Statistics
5 7 (13.21%) Credit Risk
6 5 (9.43%) Algorithms
7 4 (7.55%) Computer Science
8 3 (5.66%) Fintech
9 2 (3.77%) Equities
9 2 (3.77%) Fixed Income
9 2 (3.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (3.77%) OTC Derivatives
9 2 (3.77%) Wiki
10 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (1.89%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) Linux
2 1 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.85%) Quantitative Finance
2 13 (24.53%) PnL Attribution
2 13 (24.53%) Validation
3 12 (22.64%) Analytics
3 12 (22.64%) Risk Management
4 11 (20.75%) Monte Carlo Method
5 8 (15.09%) Stochastic Modelling
6 7 (13.21%) Statistical Analysis
7 4 (7.55%) Change Management
7 4 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (7.55%) Risk Analytics
7 4 (7.55%) Stochastic Calculus
8 3 (5.66%) Business Analysis
8 3 (5.66%) Migration
8 3 (5.66%) Stress Testing
9 2 (3.77%) Electronic Trading
9 2 (3.77%) Market Making
9 2 (3.77%) OO
9 2 (3.77%) OOP
9 2 (3.77%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 31 (58.49%) C++
2 22 (41.51%) C#
3 14 (26.42%) Python
4 12 (22.64%) SQL
5 11 (20.75%) R
6 9 (16.98%) Java
7 4 (7.55%) MATLAB
8 2 (3.77%) C
8 2 (3.77%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.77%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.77%) VBA
9 1 (1.89%) Ada
Qualifications
1 16 (30.19%) PhD
2 6 (11.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) Basel II
Vendors
1 2 (3.77%) Splunk
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle
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