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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quant Analyst
Rank 394 387 404
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Quantitative Analyst 26 40 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.18% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.19% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 37 16
Median daily rate £738 £663 £638
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.32% +3.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £538
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £735 £850
UK excluding London median daily rate - £675 £625
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
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
20325 21355 22289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.64% 95.03% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 14522 15109 16067
Median daily rate £475 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £288 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 294 340 442
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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
City of London -12 1 £575 -17.85% 2
Quantitative Analyst
England

Quantitative Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 29 (51.79%) Finance
2 26 (46.43%) C++
3 24 (42.86%) C#
4 20 (35.71%) Front Office
4 20 (35.71%) Derivative
4 20 (35.71%) Quantitative Finance
5 19 (33.93%) Market Risk
6 18 (32.14%) Validation
7 16 (28.57%) Mathematics
8 15 (26.79%) Risk Management
9 13 (23.21%) PhD
9 13 (23.21%) Analytics
10 12 (21.43%) Monte Carlo Method
11 10 (17.86%) Degree
11 10 (17.86%) Python
11 10 (17.86%) Banking
12 9 (16.07%) Credit Derivative
12 9 (16.07%) SQL
12 9 (16.07%) Credit Risk
13 8 (14.29%) Stress Testing
13 8 (14.29%) Retail
14 7 (12.50%) Java
14 7 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 7 (12.50%) Statistics
14 7 (12.50%) Physics
15 6 (10.71%) Statistical Analysis
15 6 (10.71%) Stochastic Modelling
15 6 (10.71%) R
15 6 (10.71%) LaTeX
15 6 (10.71%) Investment Banking

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 2 (3.57%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) LaTeX
2 3 (5.36%) Doxygen
3 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.79%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) JIRA
1 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
General
1 29 (51.79%) Finance
2 20 (35.71%) Front Office
3 10 (17.86%) Banking
4 8 (14.29%) Retail
5 6 (10.71%) Investment Banking
6 2 (3.57%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.79%) Back Office
7 1 (1.79%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.57%) FpML
2 1 (1.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (35.71%) Derivative
2 19 (33.93%) Market Risk
3 16 (28.57%) Mathematics
4 9 (16.07%) Credit Derivative
4 9 (16.07%) Credit Risk
5 7 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (12.50%) Physics
5 7 (12.50%) Statistics
6 6 (10.71%) Fixed Income
7 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
7 4 (7.14%) Grid Computing
8 3 (5.36%) Fintech
9 2 (3.57%) Algorithms
9 2 (3.57%) Economics
9 2 (3.57%) Equities
9 2 (3.57%) OTC Derivatives
9 2 (3.57%) Wiki
10 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (1.79%) Equity Risk
10 1 (1.79%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.57%) Linux
1 2 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.71%) Quantitative Finance
2 18 (32.14%) Validation
3 15 (26.79%) Risk Management
4 13 (23.21%) Analytics
5 12 (21.43%) Monte Carlo Method
6 8 (14.29%) Stress Testing
7 6 (10.71%) Statistical Analysis
7 6 (10.71%) Stochastic Modelling
8 4 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (7.14%) Risk Analytics
8 4 (7.14%) Stochastic Calculus
9 3 (5.36%) Business Analysis
9 3 (5.36%) Credit Risk Modelling
9 3 (5.36%) Migration
9 3 (5.36%) OO
9 3 (5.36%) OOP
9 3 (5.36%) Performance Optimisation
10 2 (3.57%) Change Management
11 1 (1.79%) E-business
11 1 (1.79%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (46.43%) C++
2 24 (42.86%) C#
3 10 (17.86%) Python
4 9 (16.07%) SQL
5 7 (12.50%) Java
6 6 (10.71%) R
7 3 (5.36%) VBA
8 2 (3.57%) Ada
8 2 (3.57%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 13 (23.21%) PhD
2 10 (17.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) Basel II
Vendors
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle
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