The table below looks at the statistics for the Market Data Specialist 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 Data Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Market Data Specialist
Rank 398 403 394
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Market Data Specialist 4 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.018% 0.009% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.009% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Average daily rate
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£369 £458 £444
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.45% +3.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Market Data Specialist
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
20188 21161 20446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.06% 92.87% 92.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 13983 14901 13771
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 376 380 457
Average hourly rate £18.71 £17.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.88% -13.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Market Data Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Market Data Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in London

Market Data Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Market Data Specialist Daily Rate Trend in London

Market Data Specialist
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 Data Specialist within the London region over the 3 months to 29 May 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 +14 1 £425 -5.55%
Market Data Specialist
England

Market Data Specialist
Top 26 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Market Data Specialist 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 Data Specialist in their job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Bloomberg
2 6 (75.00%) Reuters
3 4 (50.00%) Data Governance
3 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (50.00%) Process Management
3 4 (50.00%) Workflow
4 3 (37.50%) Publishing
4 3 (37.50%) Eikon
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (25.00%) UNIX
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
6 1 (12.50%) Python
6 1 (12.50%) ETL
6 1 (12.50%) Informatica
6 1 (12.50%) Control-M
6 1 (12.50%) Perl
6 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) VBA
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle
6 1 (12.50%) XML
6 1 (12.50%) Banking
6 1 (12.50%) RMDS
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (12.50%) Data Integration

Market Data Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Market Data Specialist 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 Data Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Eikon
2 1 (12.50%) RMDS
General
1 3 (37.50%) Publishing
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (25.00%) UNIX
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Data Governance
1 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (50.00%) Process Management
1 4 (50.00%) Workflow
2 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Python
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
1 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) VBA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Control-M
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Bloomberg
2 6 (75.00%) Reuters
3 1 (12.50%) Informatica
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
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