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 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Market Analyst
Rank 611 581 566
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Market Analyst 15 31 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.060% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.063% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 27 15
Average daily rate £563 £550 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £470 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £750 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 - £300
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
48620 48918 46871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31221 30411 27715
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1735 1925 2068
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.95% -3.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 7 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 11 February 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
England -21 13 £575 +4.54% 2
London -12 12 £575 +4.54% 2
Docklands, London +9 2 £463 -23.23%
City of London +29 1 £525 -6.66% 1
South East - 1 £210 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

Market Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 20 (51.28%) Finance
1 20 (51.28%) Market Risk
2 15 (38.46%) SQL
3 11 (28.21%) Banking
4 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (20.51%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (20.51%) Data Quality
6 7 (17.95%) Investment Banking
6 7 (17.95%) Business Analysis
6 7 (17.95%) Risk Management
7 6 (15.38%) Stress Testing
7 6 (15.38%) Waterfall
8 5 (12.82%) SDLC
8 5 (12.82%) Equities
8 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (12.82%) Front Office
8 5 (12.82%) VBA
8 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
8 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
9 4 (10.26%) ETL
9 4 (10.26%) Oracle
9 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
9 4 (10.26%) Legal
9 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (10.26%) Subversion
9 4 (10.26%) Data Mapping
9 4 (10.26%) Degree
9 4 (10.26%) Derivative
9 4 (10.26%) Equity Derivative
10 3 (7.69%) Data Structures

Market Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 3 (7.69%) Confluence
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) Acrobat
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
2 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.56%) MS Project
2 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Endur
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) dBASE
2 3 (7.69%) MS Access
3 2 (5.13%) Big Data
3 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.56%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Subversion
2 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.69%) JIRA
3 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
General
1 20 (51.28%) Finance
2 11 (28.21%) Banking
3 7 (17.95%) Investment Banking
4 5 (12.82%) Front Office
5 4 (10.26%) Legal
6 2 (5.13%) Back Office
7 1 (2.56%) Marketing
7 1 (2.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (51.28%) Market Risk
2 5 (12.82%) Equities
3 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.26%) Derivative
3 4 (10.26%) Equity Derivative
4 3 (7.69%) Data Structures
4 3 (7.69%) Fixed Income
5 2 (5.13%) Credit Risk
5 2 (5.13%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.56%) Economics
6 1 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.56%) Reference Data
6 1 (2.56%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (20.51%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (17.95%) Business Analysis
3 7 (17.95%) Risk Management
4 6 (15.38%) Stress Testing
4 6 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 5 (12.82%) SDLC
5 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (10.26%) Data Mapping
6 4 (10.26%) ETL
7 3 (7.69%) Analytics
7 3 (7.69%) Kanban
7 3 (7.69%) Scrum
8 2 (5.13%) Data Analysis
8 2 (5.13%) Data Analytics
8 2 (5.13%) Data Governance
8 2 (5.13%) Data Management
8 2 (5.13%) Data Modelling
8 2 (5.13%) Monte Carlo Method
8 2 (5.13%) UML
Programming Languages
1 15 (38.46%) SQL
2 5 (12.82%) VBA
3 3 (7.69%) C#
3 3 (7.69%) VB
3 3 (7.69%) VB6
4 1 (2.56%) Korn
4 1 (2.56%) Perl
4 1 (2.56%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) ISEB
2 2 (5.13%) PMI Certification
2 2 (5.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.51%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) Oracle
3 2 (5.13%) Algorithmics
4 1 (2.56%) Adobe
4 1 (2.56%) Bloomberg
4 1 (2.56%) Calypso
4 1 (2.56%) MarketAxess
4 1 (2.56%) Murex
4 1 (2.56%) Reuters
4 1 (2.56%) Tradeweb
4 1 (2.56%) Trayport
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