The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 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 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Market Analyst
Rank 375 386 370
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Market Analyst 25 30 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.12% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.13% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 25 52
Average daily rate
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£588 £500 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £345 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £615 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £155 - £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £13.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
- -45.83%
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21256 22408 24429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.80% 92.45% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14623 15254 15784
Average daily rate £425 £443 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.95% +4.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 394 474 640
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £41.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -5.55%
Market Analyst
England

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +14 8 £575 +17.94% 1
Market Analyst
England

Market Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 30 (57.69%) Banking
2 22 (42.31%) Market Risk
3 21 (40.38%) Investment Banking
4 17 (32.69%) Reuters
4 17 (32.69%) Bloomberg
5 14 (26.92%) Front Office
5 14 (26.92%) Finance
6 13 (25.00%) Windows
6 13 (25.00%) Linux
7 12 (23.08%) SQL
7 12 (23.08%) RMDS
8 10 (19.23%) Business Analysis
9 9 (17.31%) Risk Management
10 8 (15.38%) Firewall
10 8 (15.38%) VMware
10 8 (15.38%) Citrix
10 8 (15.38%) Stress Testing
11 7 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (13.46%) UNIX
11 7 (13.46%) Data Modelling
11 7 (13.46%) Fixed Income
12 6 (11.54%) MS Excel
12 6 (11.54%) Degree
12 6 (11.54%) Integration Testing
13 5 (9.62%) Equities
13 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
14 4 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
14 4 (7.69%) Data Management
14 4 (7.69%) FTP
14 4 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing

Market Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 6 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.92%) MS Project
2 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (23.08%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.38%) Firewall
2 4 (7.69%) FTP
3 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.85%) Multicast
4 1 (1.92%) LAN
4 1 (1.92%) WAN
4 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Eclipse
General
1 30 (57.69%) Banking
2 21 (40.38%) Investment Banking
3 14 (26.92%) Front Office
3 14 (26.92%) Finance
4 2 (3.85%) Back Office
5 1 (1.92%) Marketing
5 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) Murex MxML
1 1 (1.92%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 22 (42.31%) Market Risk
2 7 (13.46%) Fixed Income
3 5 (9.62%) Equities
4 4 (7.69%) Reference Data
4 4 (7.69%) Hedge funds
5 3 (5.77%) Derivative
6 2 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.92%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.92%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.00%) Windows
1 13 (25.00%) Linux
2 7 (13.46%) UNIX
3 2 (3.85%) Solaris
4 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.23%) Business Analysis
2 9 (17.31%) Risk Management
3 8 (15.38%) Stress Testing
4 7 (13.46%) Data Modelling
5 6 (11.54%) Integration Testing
6 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (7.69%) Data Management
7 4 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (7.69%) Low Latency
8 3 (5.77%) Project Management
9 2 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.85%) Data Analysis
9 2 (3.85%) Use Case
9 2 (3.85%) User Stories
10 1 (1.92%) BDD
10 1 (1.92%) Systems Analysis
10 1 (1.92%) Market Research
10 1 (1.92%) Test Management
10 1 (1.92%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (3.85%) VBA
3 1 (1.92%) C
3 1 (1.92%) C++
3 1 (1.92%) Perl
3 1 (1.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) Basel II
System Software
1 7 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (32.69%) Reuters
1 17 (32.69%) Bloomberg
2 8 (15.38%) VMware
2 8 (15.38%) Citrix
3 2 (3.85%) TIBCO
3 2 (3.85%) Murex
4 1 (1.92%) Brady
4 1 (1.92%) Siebel
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft