The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Quantitative Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quant Analyst
Rank 408 413 431
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Quantitative Analyst 27 24 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.10% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.11% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 10
Median daily rate £725 £575 £700
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.08% -17.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £415 £585
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £740 £755
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £700
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Quantitative 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
21443 22185 23279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.77% 94.99% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 15237 15665 16113
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £617 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 268 350 441
Median hourly rate £17.10 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Quantitative Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Quantitative Analyst in the job title.

Quantitative Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

Quantitative Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Quantitative Analyst Daily Rate Trend in London

Quantitative Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Quantitative Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Quantitative Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in London

Quantitative Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Quantitative Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in London

Quantitative Analyst
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Quantitative Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Docklands, London - 2 £750 -
Quantitative Analyst
England

Quantitative Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Quantitative Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Quantitative Analyst in the job title.

1 27 (40.30%) Finance
2 25 (37.31%) C++
3 20 (29.85%) C#
3 20 (29.85%) Front Office
4 19 (28.36%) Validation
4 19 (28.36%) Degree
5 16 (23.88%) Retail
5 16 (23.88%) Python
5 16 (23.88%) Quantitative Finance
6 15 (22.39%) Stress Testing
6 15 (22.39%) Market Risk
7 12 (17.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 12 (17.91%) Banking
7 12 (17.91%) Mathematics
8 11 (16.42%) Derivative
8 11 (16.42%) Risk Management
9 10 (14.93%) PhD
10 9 (13.43%) Fixed Income
10 9 (13.43%) Physics
11 8 (11.94%) Investment Banking
11 8 (11.94%) Grid Computing
11 8 (11.94%) Credit Risk
11 8 (11.94%) Monte Carlo Method
12 7 (10.45%) Performance Optimisation
13 6 (8.96%) Statistical Modelling
14 5 (7.46%) Greeks
14 5 (7.46%) Statistics
14 5 (7.46%) VBA
15 4 (5.97%) SQL
15 4 (5.97%) Credit Derivative

Quantitative Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.48%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.49%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) TeamCity
General
1 27 (40.30%) Finance
2 20 (29.85%) Front Office
3 16 (23.88%) Retail
4 12 (17.91%) Banking
5 8 (11.94%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.49%) Back Office
6 1 (1.49%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.99%) FpML
2 1 (1.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.39%) Market Risk
2 12 (17.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 12 (17.91%) Mathematics
3 11 (16.42%) Derivative
4 9 (13.43%) Fixed Income
4 9 (13.43%) Physics
5 8 (11.94%) Credit Risk
5 8 (11.94%) Grid Computing
6 5 (7.46%) Statistics
7 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (5.97%) Credit Derivative
8 3 (4.48%) Equities
9 2 (2.99%) Economics
10 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
10 1 (1.49%) Equity Risk
10 1 (1.49%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.49%) Linux
1 1 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.36%) Validation
2 16 (23.88%) Quantitative Finance
3 15 (22.39%) Stress Testing
4 11 (16.42%) Risk Management
5 8 (11.94%) Monte Carlo Method
6 7 (10.45%) Performance Optimisation
7 6 (8.96%) Statistical Modelling
8 5 (7.46%) Greeks
9 4 (5.97%) Analytics
9 4 (5.97%) Credit Risk Modelling
9 4 (5.97%) Econometric Modelling
9 4 (5.97%) Time Series Analysis
10 3 (4.48%) Business Analysis
10 3 (4.48%) Stochastic Calculus
10 3 (4.48%) Wealth Management
11 2 (2.99%) Econometrics
11 2 (2.99%) Numerical Analysis
11 2 (2.99%) OO
11 2 (2.99%) OOP
11 2 (2.99%) Quantitative Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (37.31%) C++
2 20 (29.85%) C#
3 16 (23.88%) Python
4 5 (7.46%) VBA
5 4 (5.97%) SQL
6 3 (4.48%) Java
7 2 (2.99%) Ada
7 2 (2.99%) Haskell
7 2 (2.99%) R
8 1 (1.49%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 19 (28.36%) Degree
2 10 (14.93%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) Basel II
1 1 (1.49%) Basel III
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