The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Equity Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Equity Analyst
Rank 642 633 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs requiring an Equity Analyst 5 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.005% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.006% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Median daily rate £550 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52732 52894 51448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.87% 94.71% 94.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 34355 32133 31426
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1512 2114 2112
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

Equity Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Equity Analyst in the job title.

Equity Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Equity Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Equity Analyst within the UK.

Equity Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Equity Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Equity Analyst within the UK.

Equity Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Equity Analyst
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Equity Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 4 May 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
London -7 5 £550 +4.76%
England -19 5 £550 +4.76%

Equity Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, Equity 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 featuring Equity Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) Banking
1 8 (88.89%) Investment Banking
2 6 (66.67%) Equity Derivative
3 5 (55.56%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) Front Office
4 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
4 4 (44.44%) Derivative
5 3 (33.33%) Data Quality
5 3 (33.33%) Migration
5 3 (33.33%) Equities
6 2 (22.22%) Back Office
6 2 (22.22%) BPR
6 2 (22.22%) Project Management
6 2 (22.22%) MiFID
6 2 (22.22%) Data Management
6 2 (22.22%) SDLC
6 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
7 1 (11.11%) Electronic Trading
7 1 (11.11%) Reference Data
7 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
7 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (11.11%) EMIR
7 1 (11.11%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
7 1 (11.11%) French Language
7 1 (11.11%) SQL
7 1 (11.11%) Unix
7 1 (11.11%) Fidessa

Equity Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

General
1 8 (88.89%) Banking
1 8 (88.89%) Investment Banking
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Front Office
4 2 (22.22%) Back Office
5 1 (11.11%) French Language
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Equity Derivative
2 4 (44.44%) Derivative
3 3 (33.33%) Equities
4 1 (11.11%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) BPR
3 2 (22.22%) Data Management
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 2 (22.22%) MiFID
3 1 (11.11%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (11.11%) EMIR
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Fidessa
1 1 (11.11%) Sophis