The table below looks at the statistics for the Market Risk 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 Risk Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Market Risk Analyst
Rank 544 541 515
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -26
Contract jobs requiring a Market Risk Analyst 34 16 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.033% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.036% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 12 20
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£550 £550 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £513 £448
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £750 £710
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
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
46883 45043 41451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.44% 92.47% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 29475 26911 23492
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 £563 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1817 2004 2424
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.48 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.57% -5.54%
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 £16.00 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%

Market Risk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 23 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Market Risk Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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 +20 34 £550 - 5
England -6 34 £550 - 5
City of London +13 5 £475 -13.63% 3

Market Risk Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Market Risk 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 Risk Analyst in their job title.

1 88 (100.00%) Market Risk
2 65 (73.86%) Stress Testing
3 58 (65.91%) Banking
4 56 (63.64%) SQL
5 52 (59.09%) Investment Banking
6 50 (56.82%) Risk Management
7 46 (52.27%) Data Modelling
8 30 (34.09%) Integration Testing
9 28 (31.82%) Degree
10 21 (23.86%) Business Analysis
11 18 (20.45%) Finance
12 13 (14.77%) MS Excel
12 13 (14.77%) Project Management
13 11 (12.50%) Equities
14 10 (11.36%) UML
14 10 (11.36%) Credit Risk
15 9 (10.23%) Business Intelligence
15 9 (10.23%) Migration
16 8 (9.09%) Validation
16 8 (9.09%) Greeks
17 7 (7.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 7 (7.95%) Front Office
18 6 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
18 6 (6.82%) GAP Analysis
18 6 (6.82%) Big Data
19 5 (5.68%) Derivative
19 5 (5.68%) Retail
19 5 (5.68%) Data Analysis
20 4 (4.55%) Automated Testing
20 4 (4.55%) Fixed Income

Market Risk Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Market Risk 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 Risk Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 13 (14.77%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.41%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.14%) Summit
1 1 (1.14%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.82%) Big Data
2 4 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.55%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.14%) MS Access
3 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.14%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 58 (65.91%) Banking
2 52 (59.09%) Investment Banking
3 18 (20.45%) Finance
4 7 (7.95%) Front Office
5 5 (5.68%) Retail
6 3 (3.41%) Back Office
7 1 (1.14%) Wholesale Banking
7 1 (1.14%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.14%) Castor
1 1 (1.14%) MDX
1 1 (1.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 88 (100.00%) Market Risk
2 11 (12.50%) Equities
3 10 (11.36%) Credit Risk
4 7 (7.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (5.68%) Derivative
6 4 (4.55%) Fixed Income
6 4 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.41%) Economics
8 1 (1.14%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (73.86%) Stress Testing
2 50 (56.82%) Risk Management
3 46 (52.27%) Data Modelling
4 30 (34.09%) Integration Testing
5 21 (23.86%) Business Analysis
6 13 (14.77%) Project Management
7 10 (11.36%) UML
8 9 (10.23%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (10.23%) Migration
9 8 (9.09%) Validation
9 8 (9.09%) Greeks
10 6 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (6.82%) GAP Analysis
11 5 (5.68%) Data Analysis
12 4 (4.55%) Automated Testing
12 4 (4.55%) Monte Carlo Method
13 3 (3.41%) Stakeholder Management
14 2 (2.27%) Regression Testing
14 2 (2.27%) Use Case
14 2 (2.27%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (63.64%) SQL
2 3 (3.41%) VBA
3 1 (1.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 28 (31.82%) Degree
2 1 (1.14%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.55%) Basel III
2 1 (1.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (3.41%) Cognos
2 2 (2.27%) Oracle
3 1 (1.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.14%) Murex
3 1 (1.14%) Informatica
3 1 (1.14%) Bloomberg
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £600 - £750 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Docklands
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Rate: £575 - £630 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £550.00 - £800.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago