The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Pricing Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pricing Analyst
Rank 603 633 610
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Pricing Analyst 17 24 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.043% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.046% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 23
Median daily rate £501 £445 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.47% -11.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £385 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £738 £533 £620
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £429 £363
% change year-on-year
-29.98% +18.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £16.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.50 -

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
46798 52479 53703
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.81% 93.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 30588 33428 33908
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 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1652 2035 2195
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Pricing Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Pricing Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Pricing Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

Pricing Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Pricing Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

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

Pricing Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Pricing Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Pricing Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Pricing Analyst
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pricing Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 3 December 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 +1 17 £501 +12.47% 2
London -16 10 £501 +5.36%
City of London 0 5 £501 +45.07%
South East +22 4 - - 1
North West - 3 - -
Berkshire +5 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £300 -
North East - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £300 -
Bracknell - 1 - -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £300 -

Pricing Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, Pricing 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 Pricing Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (30.77%) Finance
2 7 (26.92%) Business Analysis
3 5 (19.23%) Banking
3 5 (19.23%) Front Office
3 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (15.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
4 4 (15.38%) GAAP
4 4 (15.38%) Games
4 4 (15.38%) Validation
5 3 (11.54%) Marketing
5 3 (11.54%) MiFID
5 3 (11.54%) Market Risk
5 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
5 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
6 2 (7.69%) Analytics
6 2 (7.69%) EMIR
6 2 (7.69%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.69%) SQL
6 2 (7.69%) Investment Banking
6 2 (7.69%) Retail
6 2 (7.69%) Derivative
7 1 (3.85%) CFA
7 1 (3.85%) Private Banking
7 1 (3.85%) Competitor Analysis
7 1 (3.85%) Web Analytics

Pricing 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 1 (3.85%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Base SAS
1 1 (3.85%) Big Data
1 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
General
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Banking
2 5 (19.23%) Front Office
3 4 (15.38%) Games
4 3 (11.54%) Marketing
4 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
5 2 (7.69%) Investment Banking
5 2 (7.69%) Retail
6 1 (3.85%) Back Office
6 1 (3.85%) French Language
6 1 (3.85%) Military
6 1 (3.85%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (15.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (11.54%) Market Risk
3 2 (7.69%) Derivative
4 1 (3.85%) Credit Risk
4 1 (3.85%) Economics
4 1 (3.85%) Fixed Income
4 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.85%) Pricing Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Business Analysis
2 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 4 (15.38%) Validation
4 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.69%) Analytics
5 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.85%) Actionable Insight
6 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.85%) Coaching
6 1 (3.85%) Competitor Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) CRM
6 1 (3.85%) Data Management
6 1 (3.85%) Document Management
6 1 (3.85%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Product Marketing
6 1 (3.85%) Stochastic Calculus
6 1 (3.85%) Use Case
6 1 (3.85%) Wealth Management
6 1 (3.85%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) ACCA
2 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.85%) CFA
2 1 (3.85%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) GAAP
2 3 (11.54%) MiFID
3 2 (7.69%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (7.69%) EMIR
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Google
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) Xerox