The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Market Risk Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Market Risk Analyst
UK
Rank 579 588 570
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Market Risk Analyst 21 30 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.059% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.062% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 21
Median daily rate £825 £575 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.47% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £386 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £683 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate - £400 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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
42483 48201 47260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.78% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 27643 30615 29774
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1508 1765 1883
Median hourly rate £17.77 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.54% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.73 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

Market Risk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Market Risk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Market Risk Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

Market Risk Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Market Risk Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Market Risk Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Market Risk Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Market Risk Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Market Risk Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Market Risk 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 Risk Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 18 January 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 +16 21 £825 +43.47%
London +3 21 £825 +43.47%
City of London -13 4 £518 -1.42%

Market Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, Market Risk 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 Risk Analyst in the job title.

1 46 (97.87%) Market Risk
2 26 (55.32%) Finance
3 24 (51.06%) Banking
4 18 (38.30%) Derivative
5 15 (31.91%) SQL
6 14 (29.79%) PnL Attribution
7 13 (27.66%) Credit Risk
7 13 (27.66%) C++
7 13 (27.66%) Front Office
8 12 (25.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 12 (25.53%) C#
8 12 (25.53%) Validation
8 12 (25.53%) Mathematics
9 11 (23.40%) Quantitative Finance
10 10 (21.28%) Risk Management
11 9 (19.15%) Business Analysis
11 9 (19.15%) QA
12 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (14.89%) Stochastic Modelling
13 7 (14.89%) Analytics
13 7 (14.89%) Physics
13 7 (14.89%) Statistical Analysis
13 7 (14.89%) Fixed Income
14 6 (12.77%) Investment Banking
14 6 (12.77%) PhD
15 5 (10.64%) User Acceptance Testing
15 5 (10.64%) Python
15 5 (10.64%) Java
15 5 (10.64%) Credit Derivative
16 4 (8.51%) Equities

Market Risk 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 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.26%) MS Office
1 2 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Adaptiv
2 2 (4.26%) Findur
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
General
1 26 (55.32%) Finance
2 24 (51.06%) Banking
3 13 (27.66%) Front Office
4 6 (12.77%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.26%) Financial Institution
5 2 (4.26%) Retail
6 1 (2.13%) Back Office
6 1 (2.13%) French Language
6 1 (2.13%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) FpML
1 2 (4.26%) MDX
2 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 46 (97.87%) Market Risk
2 18 (38.30%) Derivative
3 13 (27.66%) Credit Risk
4 12 (25.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 12 (25.53%) Mathematics
5 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (14.89%) Fixed Income
6 7 (14.89%) Physics
7 5 (10.64%) Credit Derivative
8 4 (8.51%) Equities
9 2 (4.26%) OTC Derivatives
9 2 (4.26%) Reference Data
9 2 (4.26%) Taxonomies
9 2 (4.26%) User Experience
10 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) PnL Attribution
2 12 (25.53%) Validation
3 11 (23.40%) Quantitative Finance
4 10 (21.28%) Risk Management
5 9 (19.15%) Business Analysis
6 7 (14.89%) Analytics
6 7 (14.89%) Statistical Analysis
6 7 (14.89%) Stochastic Modelling
7 5 (10.64%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.51%) Project Management
8 4 (8.51%) Risk Analytics
9 3 (6.38%) Data Management
9 3 (6.38%) Systems Analysis
10 2 (4.26%) Data Analysis
10 2 (4.26%) Master Data Management
10 2 (4.26%) Project Planning
10 2 (4.26%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (4.26%) SDLC
10 2 (4.26%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.91%) SQL
2 13 (27.66%) C++
3 12 (25.53%) C#
4 5 (10.64%) Java
4 5 (10.64%) Python
5 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) PhD
2 3 (6.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.15%) QA
2 3 (6.38%) Basel III
3 1 (2.13%) Basel II
3 1 (2.13%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 3 (6.38%) Murex
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft