The table below looks at the statistics for the Fraud Analyst role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fraud Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fraud Analyst
Rank 656 623 600
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Fraud Analyst 2 8 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.014% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.015% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 15
Average daily rate £413 £338 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £220 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £393 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £355 £450
% change year-on-year
+16.11% -21.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
53058 52916 51575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.92% 94.76% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 34561 32091 31451
Average daily rate £425 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1534 2122 2107
Average 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 £44.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Fraud Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Fraud Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Fraud Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Fraud Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

Fraud Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Fraud Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Fraud Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Fraud Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Fraud Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Fraud Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Fraud Analyst
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fraud Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Edinburgh -14 1 £500 +85.18%
Scotland -19 1 £500 +85.18%
England -32 1 £325 -9.40% 1
Manchester - 1 £325 -
North West - 1 £325 -

Fraud Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Fraud Analyst 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 Fraud Analyst in their job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Banking
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
1 4 (66.67%) Retail Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Data Mining
3 2 (33.33%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 2 (33.33%) Credit Risk
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) Fraud Detection
4 1 (16.67%) KYC
4 1 (16.67%) SAS
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Star Schema
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Apache
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) PhD
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Statistics
4 1 (16.67%) Text Mining
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) System Testing

Fraud Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Fraud Analyst 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 Fraud Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Pig
1 1 (16.67%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Hive
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) CouchDB
2 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (16.67%) HBase
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) Star Schema
2 1 (16.67%) Text Mining
General
1 4 (66.67%) Banking
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
1 4 (66.67%) Retail Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Credit Risk
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Statistics
3 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Anti-Money Laundering
1 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) Machine Learning
2 1 (16.67%) MapReduce
2 1 (16.67%) Predictive Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) System Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) R
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cloudera
1 1 (16.67%) Hortonworks