The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Quantitative Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Quantitative Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Quant Analyst
Rank 568 540 559
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +19
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Quantitative Analyst 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.004% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.005% 0.002%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45677 43067 48985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.52% 92.59% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 28255 25820 27968
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1840 1987 2538
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.24 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £41.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Senior Quantitative Analyst
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Senior Quantitative Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Quantitative Analyst in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Quantitative Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Quantitative Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Senior Quantitative Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

Senior Quantitative Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Quantitative Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Senior Quantitative Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

Senior Quantitative Analyst
Top 24 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior Quantitative Analyst in their job title 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 with Senior Quantitative Analyst in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) PhD
2 3 (75.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (75.00%) VBA
2 3 (75.00%) Monte Carlo Method
2 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (50.00%) Stress Testing
3 2 (50.00%) R
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) Analytics
3 2 (50.00%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) MBA
3 2 (50.00%) Economics
3 2 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Derivative
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Front Office
4 1 (25.00%) Physics
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science

Senior Quantitative Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior Quantitative Analyst in their job title 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 with Senior Quantitative Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Front Office
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (50.00%) Economics
2 2 (50.00%) Derivative
3 1 (25.00%) Physics
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Monte Carlo Method
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) VBA
3 2 (50.00%) R
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) PhD
2 2 (50.00%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Dodd-Frank