The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Market Data Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Market Data Analyst
Rank 650 642 626
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Market Data Analyst 5 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.021% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.022% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 9
Median daily rate £525 £500 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £376 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £550 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate - £400 £250
% change year-on-year
- +60.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £170.00
UK excluding London median 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
50794 54325 53927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.95% 93.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 33203 34727 32867
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1696 2062 2153
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Market Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Market Data Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Market Data Analyst Daily Rate Histogram 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 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Market Data Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +6 5 £525 +5.00%
London -12 5 £525 +5.00%
Docklands, London - 1 £650 -

Market Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Market Data 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 Data Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 10 (55.56%) Bloomberg
3 8 (44.44%) Reuters
4 6 (33.33%) Banking
5 4 (22.22%) Data Management
5 4 (22.22%) Investment Banking
5 4 (22.22%) SQL
6 3 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) JIRA
6 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (16.67%) Investment Management
6 3 (16.67%) Reference Data
6 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (11.11%) Confluence
7 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 2 (11.11%) Thomson Reuters DACS
7 2 (11.11%) SDLC
7 2 (11.11%) Eikon
7 2 (11.11%) FactSet
7 2 (11.11%) Fixed Income
7 2 (11.11%) Equities
7 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
7 2 (11.11%) Market Risk
7 2 (11.11%) Derivative
7 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) BPR
7 2 (11.11%) FpML
7 2 (11.11%) XML

Market Data 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Eikon
2 1 (5.56%) Markit EDM
2 1 (5.56%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Multicast
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Banking
3 4 (22.22%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Back Office
4 1 (5.56%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) FpML
1 2 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (16.67%) Reference Data
2 2 (11.11%) Derivative
2 2 (11.11%) Equities
2 2 (11.11%) Fixed Income
2 2 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (11.11%) Market Risk
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Credit Risk
3 1 (5.56%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (5.56%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Data Management
2 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (16.67%) Investment Management
3 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 2 (11.11%) BPR
3 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) SDLC
3 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.56%) Analytics
4 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Business Transformation
4 1 (5.56%) Functional Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Fund Accounting
4 1 (5.56%) Low Latency
4 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement
4 1 (5.56%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (5.56%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Thomson Reuters DACS
2 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Bloomberg
2 8 (44.44%) Reuters
3 2 (11.11%) FactSet
4 1 (5.56%) BISAM
4 1 (5.56%) Charles River
4 1 (5.56%) Fidessa
4 1 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) RIMES