The table below looks at the statistics for the Market Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Market Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Market Analyst
Rank 380 386 331
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -55
Contract jobs requiring a Market Analyst 30 29 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.12% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.13% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 17 40
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£563 £315 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -42.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £299 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £600 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.00
Market Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20623 22454 20413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.46% 92.71% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 14160 15529 13843
Average daily rate £445 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.70% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 367 400 421
Average hourly rate £18.70 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £39.51 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

Market Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Market Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

Market Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Market Analyst Daily Rate Trend in London

Market Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Market Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Market Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in London

Market Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Market Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in London

Market Analyst
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Market Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +10 4 £575 +82.53% 1
Market Analyst
England

Market Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Market 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 Market Analyst in their job title.

1 42 (82.35%) Market Risk
2 39 (76.47%) Banking
3 37 (72.55%) Investment Banking
3 37 (72.55%) SQL
4 36 (70.59%) Stress Testing
5 35 (68.63%) Risk Management
6 32 (62.75%) Data Modelling
7 30 (58.82%) Integration Testing
8 29 (56.86%) Degree
9 13 (25.49%) Finance
10 7 (13.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (9.80%) Bloomberg
11 5 (9.80%) Front Office
12 4 (7.84%) Financial Institution
12 4 (7.84%) Reuters
12 4 (7.84%) UML
12 4 (7.84%) Derivative
12 4 (7.84%) Statistics
12 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
13 3 (5.88%) Big Data
13 3 (5.88%) FactSet
13 3 (5.88%) Investment Management
13 3 (5.88%) Fund Management
13 3 (5.88%) Business Analysis
13 3 (5.88%) Validation
13 3 (5.88%) Asset Management
13 3 (5.88%) Fixed Income
13 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
13 3 (5.88%) GAP Analysis

Market Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Market 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 Market Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Summit
1 1 (1.96%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) Big Data
2 2 (3.92%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.96%) MS Access
3 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.96%) Maven
General
1 39 (76.47%) Banking
2 37 (72.55%) Investment Banking
3 13 (25.49%) Finance
4 5 (9.80%) Front Office
5 4 (7.84%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.96%) Back Office
6 1 (1.96%) Marketing
6 1 (1.96%) French Language
6 1 (1.96%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) Spring
1 1 (1.96%) Apache Axis
1 1 (1.96%) Castor
Miscellaneous
1 42 (82.35%) Market Risk
2 7 (13.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (7.84%) Derivative
3 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.84%) Statistics
4 3 (5.88%) Fixed Income
5 2 (3.92%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.96%) Equities
6 1 (1.96%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 1 (1.96%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) UNIX
2 1 (1.96%) Windows
2 1 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (70.59%) Stress Testing
2 35 (68.63%) Risk Management
3 32 (62.75%) Data Modelling
4 30 (58.82%) Integration Testing
5 4 (7.84%) UML
6 3 (5.88%) Validation
6 3 (5.88%) Project Management
6 3 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (5.88%) Investment Management
6 3 (5.88%) Asset Management
6 3 (5.88%) Business Analysis
6 3 (5.88%) Fund Management
6 3 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.92%) Data Analysis
7 2 (3.92%) Automated Testing
7 2 (3.92%) Time Management
7 2 (3.92%) Data Mapping
7 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.96%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 37 (72.55%) SQL
2 2 (3.92%) Java
3 1 (1.96%) C++
3 1 (1.96%) VBA
3 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.96%) Korn
3 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 29 (56.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) MiFID
1 1 (1.96%) EMIR
1 1 (1.96%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 5 (9.80%) Bloomberg
2 4 (7.84%) Reuters
3 3 (5.88%) FactSet
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle
5 1 (1.96%) Sybase
5 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.96%) Murex
5 1 (1.96%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.96%) Google