The table below looks at the statistics for the Market Data 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 Data Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Market Data Analyst
Rank 575 552 524
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -28
Contract jobs requiring a Market Data Analyst 2 6 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.012% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.013% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 9
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£344 £338 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +12.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £268 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £408 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £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
46978 45024 42156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.44% 92.46% 92.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 29483 26863 23894
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1824 1987 2469
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.15 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.79% -7.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

Market Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Market Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Market Data Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

Market Data Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Market Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Market Data Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Market Data 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 Data Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 27 January 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 -12 2 £344 +1.85% 1
England -25 2 £344 +1.85% 3
City of London +15 1 £350 -
South West - - - - 2
Bristol - - - - 2
Edinburgh - - - - 1
Scotland - - - - 1

Market Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Market Data 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 Data Analyst in their job title.

1 4 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Marketing
2 3 (37.50%) Data Integration
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) CRM
2 3 (37.50%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (37.50%) Statistical Modelling
2 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 3 (37.50%) Data Structures
3 2 (25.00%) Reuters
3 2 (25.00%) Bloomberg
3 2 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Marketing Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (12.50%) ION Trading
4 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Statistics
4 1 (12.50%) Physics
4 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (12.50%) Fund Management
4 1 (12.50%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) GIS
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
4 1 (12.50%) Front Office
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow

Market Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Market Data 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 Data Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (37.50%) Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
3 1 (12.50%) Front Office
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Integration
1 3 (37.50%) Data Structures
2 1 (12.50%) Statistics
2 1 (12.50%) Physics
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) CRM
2 3 (37.50%) Statistical Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (25.00%) Marketing Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 1 (12.50%) Fund Management
4 1 (12.50%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (25.00%) Reuters
2 2 (25.00%) Bloomberg
3 1 (12.50%) ION Trading
3 1 (12.50%) FactSet