The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Market Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Market Analyst
UK
Rank 587 614 587
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -27
Contract jobs requiring a Market Analyst 15 13 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.025% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.026% 0.080%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 35
Median daily rate £325 £575 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.47% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £380 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £650 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate - £305 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £68.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £125.00 - -

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
42412 49394 49726
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.99% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 27691 31806 30608
Median daily rate £425 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% +3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1526 1648 1931
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.82 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Market Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 25 February 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Market Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Market Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Market Analyst
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Market Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
England +39 14 £325 -43.47%
London +23 12 £325 -43.47%
South East +20 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £450 -
Kent - 1 - -

Market Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Market 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 Market Analyst in the job title.

1 17 (48.57%) Banking
2 14 (40.00%) Market Risk
3 11 (31.43%) Finance
4 9 (25.71%) Investment Banking
5 8 (22.86%) Fixed Income
5 8 (22.86%) SQL
6 7 (20.00%) Equities
7 6 (17.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (17.14%) Thomson Reuters DACS
8 5 (14.29%) JIRA
8 5 (14.29%) Business Analysis
8 5 (14.29%) Marketing
8 5 (14.29%) VBA
8 5 (14.29%) MS Office
8 5 (14.29%) Data Analysis
9 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (11.43%) Front Office
9 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
9 4 (11.43%) MS Visio
9 4 (11.43%) Derivative
9 4 (11.43%) Mathematics
9 4 (11.43%) French Language
9 4 (11.43%) Market Research
10 3 (8.57%) SDLC
10 3 (8.57%) Pega
10 3 (8.57%) Waterfall
10 3 (8.57%) Test Planning
10 3 (8.57%) Credit Risk
10 3 (8.57%) Stress Testing

Market 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:

Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Office
2 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.43%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Adaptiv
1 1 (2.86%) Eikon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Data Lake
1 1 (2.86%) Data Mining
1 1 (2.86%) Mixpanel
1 1 (2.86%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 17 (48.57%) Banking
2 11 (31.43%) Finance
3 9 (25.71%) Investment Banking
4 5 (14.29%) Marketing
5 4 (11.43%) French Language
5 4 (11.43%) Front Office
6 2 (5.71%) Financial Institution
7 1 (2.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (2.86%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 14 (40.00%) Market Risk
2 8 (22.86%) Fixed Income
3 7 (20.00%) Equities
4 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (17.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (11.43%) Derivative
6 3 (8.57%) Credit Derivative
6 3 (8.57%) Credit Risk
7 2 (5.71%) Algorithms
8 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
8 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
1 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.29%) Business Analysis
1 5 (14.29%) Data Analysis
2 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (11.43%) Market Research
2 4 (11.43%) Mathematics
3 3 (8.57%) SDLC
3 3 (8.57%) Stress Testing
3 3 (8.57%) Test Planning
3 3 (8.57%) Test Scripting
3 3 (8.57%) Time Management
3 3 (8.57%) Waterfall
4 2 (5.71%) Analytics
4 2 (5.71%) Automated Testing
4 2 (5.71%) Business Transformation
4 2 (5.71%) Coaching
4 2 (5.71%) Data Management
4 2 (5.71%) Monte Carlo Method
4 2 (5.71%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (5.71%) Software Testing
4 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) SQL
2 5 (14.29%) VBA
3 3 (8.57%) Python
4 1 (2.86%) C#
4 1 (2.86%) C++
4 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) ISEB
2 2 (5.71%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (2.86%) HND
3 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.86%) MCP
3 1 (2.86%) MCSE
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.86%) PhD
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) Thomson Reuters DACS
2 2 (5.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) Bloomberg
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
1 3 (8.57%) Pega
2 2 (5.71%) HP
2 2 (5.71%) Reuters
3 1 (2.86%) Cloudera
3 1 (2.86%) FactSet
3 1 (2.86%) Fidessa
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) Teradata