The first table below looks at the demand for Quantitative Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Quantitative Analysis over the 3 months to 24 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quantitative Analysis
Rank 387 396 404
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Contract jobs citing Quantitative Analysis 14 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.059% 0.045% 0.027%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.077% 0.059% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 6
Average daily rate
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£550 £488 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.82% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £175 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £723 £700 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 - £10.75
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18140 18533 19452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.93% 76.45% 73.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 12691 12878 12909
Average daily rate £442 £450 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.72% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 264 374
Average hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £52.50 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Quantitative Analysis
England

Quantitative Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Quantitative Analysis across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Quantitative Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in London

Quantitative Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Quantitative Analysis Daily Rate Trend in London

Quantitative Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Quantitative Analysis across the London region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Quantitative Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in London

Quantitative Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Quantitative Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in London

Quantitative Analysis
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 Quantitative Analysis within the London region over the 3 months to 24 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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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 +22 4 £575 +2.22% 6
Quantitative Analysis
England

Quantitative Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Quantitative Analysis also 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 that cited Quantitative Analysis.

1 20 (50.00%) Finance
2 18 (45.00%) Analytics
3 14 (35.00%) C++
3 14 (35.00%) Degree
4 13 (32.50%) SQL
5 11 (27.50%) VBA
6 9 (22.50%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (20.00%) Data Mining
7 8 (20.00%) C#
7 8 (20.00%) Risk Management
8 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
8 7 (17.50%) Business Objects
8 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
8 7 (17.50%) Statistics
8 7 (17.50%) Data Analysis
8 7 (17.50%) Statistical Analysis
8 7 (17.50%) Stress Testing
9 6 (15.00%) Market Risk
9 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (15.00%) Economics
9 6 (15.00%) Marketing
9 6 (15.00%) Relational Database
10 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (12.50%) Integration Testing
10 5 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (12.50%) Stochastic Calculus
10 5 (12.50%) Java
10 5 (12.50%) Migration
10 5 (12.50%) Fixed Income
10 5 (12.50%) Econometrics

Quantitative Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Quantitative Analysis also 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 that cited Quantitative Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.50%) SAS
2 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) LaTeX
2 1 (2.50%) SPSS
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (20.00%) Data Mining
3 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
4 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (15.00%) Relational Database
5 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (5.00%) Hadoop
6 2 (5.00%) Big Data
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (2.50%) KDB
7 1 (2.50%) OLAP
7 1 (2.50%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) LoadRunner
1 1 (2.50%) JMeter
General
1 20 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (15.00%) Marketing
3 3 (7.50%) Banking
3 3 (7.50%) Front Office
4 2 (5.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.50%) Multimedia
5 1 (2.50%) Military
5 1 (2.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (55.00%) Analyst
2 13 (32.50%) Developer
3 11 (27.50%) Data Analyst
4 8 (20.00%) Quantitative Developer
5 7 (17.50%) Quantitative Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
6 4 (10.00%) SQL Developer
7 3 (7.50%) C++ Quantitative Developer
7 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Developer
7 3 (7.50%) C++ Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Consultant
8 2 (5.00%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Data Consultant
8 2 (5.00%) Risk Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Marketing Manager
8 2 (5.00%) Big Data Consultant
9 1 (2.50%) NHS Data Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) Web Manager
9 1 (2.50%) Performance Test Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) MapReduce
2 1 (2.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.50%) jQuery
2 1 (2.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Statistics
2 6 (15.00%) Market Risk
2 6 (15.00%) Economics
3 5 (12.50%) Fixed Income
4 4 (10.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (7.50%) Derivative
5 3 (7.50%) Visualisation
6 2 (5.00%) Credit Risk
6 2 (5.00%) Social Media
6 2 (5.00%) Hedge funds
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle Exalytics
7 1 (2.50%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 1 (2.50%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (2.50%) Hybrid Derivative
7 1 (2.50%) Applied Mathematics
7 1 (2.50%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (2.50%) Social Network
7 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (2.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Windows
1 4 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) Analytics
2 8 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 7 (17.50%) Data Analysis
3 7 (17.50%) Statistical Analysis
3 7 (17.50%) Stress Testing
4 5 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 5 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (12.50%) Stochastic Calculus
4 5 (12.50%) Migration
4 5 (12.50%) Econometrics
5 4 (10.00%) Greeks
6 3 (7.50%) Business Transformation
6 3 (7.50%) Financial Modelling
7 2 (5.00%) Quality Management
7 2 (5.00%) Data Modelling
7 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.00%) Project Management
7 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.00%) CRM
7 2 (5.00%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) C++
2 13 (32.50%) SQL
3 11 (27.50%) VBA
4 8 (20.00%) C#
5 5 (12.50%) Java
6 4 (10.00%) VC++
6 4 (10.00%) Python
7 2 (5.00%) Perl
8 1 (2.50%) R
8 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.50%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.50%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (35.00%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) PhD
3 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) Basel III
2 2 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) OpenView
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Business Objects
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle
3 2 (5.00%) SAP
3 2 (5.00%) Teradata
4 1 (2.50%) HP
4 1 (2.50%) i2
4 1 (2.50%) TIBCO
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