The table below looks at the statistics for the Market 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 Market Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Market Analyst
Rank 595 572 539
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -33
Contract jobs requiring a Market Analyst 16 28 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.051% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.055% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 28 25
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£600 £588 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.12% +17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £250 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate - £155 £400
% change year-on-year
- -61.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £21.50 - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £13.00

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
52776 50579 47249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.47% 92.50% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 33542 30709 27642
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1943 1998 2143
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Market Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Market Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Market Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

Market Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Market Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Market Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Market Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Market Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Market Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Market Analyst
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Market Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
London -5 16 £600 +2.12% 7
England -24 16 £600 +2.12% 9
City of London +6 8 £625 +21.95% 5

Market Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Market 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 Market Analyst in their job title.

1 38 (84.44%) Market Risk
2 31 (68.89%) Banking
3 30 (66.67%) Investment Banking
4 23 (51.11%) Stress Testing
5 22 (48.89%) SQL
6 20 (44.44%) Risk Management
7 18 (40.00%) Finance
7 18 (40.00%) Degree
8 16 (35.56%) Data Modelling
9 15 (33.33%) Integration Testing
10 9 (20.00%) Front Office
11 8 (17.78%) Business Analysis
12 6 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (13.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 5 (11.11%) Fixed Income
13 5 (11.11%) Financial Institution
13 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
14 4 (8.89%) SDLC
14 4 (8.89%) Statistics
14 4 (8.89%) Migration
14 4 (8.89%) Oracle
15 3 (6.67%) UNIX
15 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
15 3 (6.67%) VBA
15 3 (6.67%) Reuters
15 3 (6.67%) Bloomberg
15 3 (6.67%) Equities
15 3 (6.67%) Investment Management
15 3 (6.67%) Credit Risk
16 2 (4.44%) Mathematics

Market Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Market 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 Market Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.22%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) SPSS
2 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) Big Data
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.22%) Maven
General
1 31 (68.89%) Banking
2 30 (66.67%) Investment Banking
3 18 (40.00%) Finance
4 9 (20.00%) Front Office
5 5 (11.11%) Financial Institution
6 2 (4.44%) Marketing
7 1 (2.22%) French Language
7 1 (2.22%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) Spring
1 1 (2.22%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (2.22%) Apache Axis
Miscellaneous
1 38 (84.44%) Market Risk
2 6 (13.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (11.11%) Fixed Income
3 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.89%) Statistics
5 3 (6.67%) Equities
5 3 (6.67%) Credit Risk
6 2 (4.44%) Mathematics
6 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.44%) Derivative
7 1 (2.22%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 1 (2.22%) Economics
7 1 (2.22%) Equity Risk
7 1 (2.22%) Data Extraction
7 1 (2.22%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) UNIX
2 2 (4.44%) Linux
3 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (51.11%) Stress Testing
2 20 (44.44%) Risk Management
3 16 (35.56%) Data Modelling
4 15 (33.33%) Integration Testing
5 8 (17.78%) Business Analysis
6 6 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (8.89%) SDLC
7 4 (8.89%) Migration
8 3 (6.67%) Investment Management
9 2 (4.44%) Fund Management
9 2 (4.44%) Greeks
9 2 (4.44%) Analytics
9 2 (4.44%) Validation
9 2 (4.44%) Programme Management
9 2 (4.44%) Asset Management
9 2 (4.44%) UML
9 2 (4.44%) Project Management
10 1 (2.22%) Service Management
10 1 (2.22%) GAP Analysis
10 1 (2.22%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 22 (48.89%) SQL
2 3 (6.67%) VBA
3 2 (4.44%) Java
4 1 (2.22%) Perl
4 1 (2.22%) C++
4 1 (2.22%) Python
4 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.22%) Korn
4 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) Basel III
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) Oracle
2 3 (6.67%) Reuters
2 3 (6.67%) Bloomberg
3 2 (4.44%) FactSet
3 2 (4.44%) Sybase
4 1 (2.22%) Cognos
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.22%) Murex
4 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.22%) TIBCO
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