The table below looks at the statistics for the Pricing 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 Pricing Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pricing Analyst
Rank 609 595 579
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Pricing Analyst 17 10 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.020% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.021% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 14
Average daily rate £588 £625 £663
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% -5.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £500 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £725 £718
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 - £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £13.40 £23.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.73% +58.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.40 - -

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
48768 48345 46356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.58% 94.48% 94.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 31355 30091 27314
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1699 1902 2042
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.22 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.62% -1.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Pricing Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 14 February 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 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pricing Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
England -2 17 £588 -6.00% 11
London +8 12 £625 - 6
South East - 5 £325 - 1
Basingstoke - 2 £350 -
Bracknell - 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 £350 -
City of London +44 1 £488 -27.77% 2

Pricing Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Pricing 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 Pricing Analyst in their job title.

1 21 (44.68%) Banking
2 17 (36.17%) Business Analysis
3 16 (34.04%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (34.04%) Finance
4 14 (29.79%) Front Office
4 14 (29.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (27.66%) Investment Banking
6 12 (25.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 10 (21.28%) SQL
8 9 (19.15%) Degree
9 8 (17.02%) Analytics
10 7 (14.89%) Java
10 7 (14.89%) Data Analysis
11 6 (12.77%) C#
11 6 (12.77%) Back Office
12 5 (10.64%) Equities
12 5 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
12 5 (10.64%) Line Management
12 5 (10.64%) Multithreading
12 5 (10.64%) Electronic Trading
13 4 (8.51%) Market Risk
13 4 (8.51%) User Acceptance Testing
13 4 (8.51%) Greeks
13 4 (8.51%) Derivative
13 4 (8.51%) QA
13 4 (8.51%) VBA
13 4 (8.51%) Data Management
13 4 (8.51%) Data Enrichment
14 3 (6.38%) Pricing Data

Pricing Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Pricing 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 Pricing Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.38%) SAS
2 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.26%) MS Office
2 2 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.13%) MS Project
3 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (2.13%) Hi Portfolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.13%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.13%) Datazen
2 1 (2.13%) QlikView
2 1 (2.13%) Spotfire
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) JIRA
1 1 (2.13%) JMeter
1 1 (2.13%) SoapUI
General
1 21 (44.68%) Banking
2 16 (34.04%) Finance
3 14 (29.79%) Front Office
4 13 (27.66%) Investment Banking
5 6 (12.77%) Back Office
6 3 (6.38%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (2.13%) Billing
7 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
7 1 (2.13%) International Banking
7 1 (2.13%) Legal
7 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
7 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) .NET
1 3 (6.38%) FpML
1 3 (6.38%) XML
2 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.04%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (25.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (10.64%) Equities
4 4 (8.51%) Derivative
4 4 (8.51%) Market Risk
5 3 (6.38%) Pricing Data
6 2 (4.26%) Fixed Income
6 2 (4.26%) Statistics
7 1 (2.13%) FMCG
7 1 (2.13%) Hedge funds
7 1 (2.13%) Informatics
7 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.13%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) Business Analysis
2 14 (29.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (17.02%) Analytics
4 7 (14.89%) Data Analysis
5 5 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (10.64%) Electronic Trading
5 5 (10.64%) Line Management
5 5 (10.64%) Multithreading
6 4 (8.51%) Data Enrichment
6 4 (8.51%) Data Management
6 4 (8.51%) Greeks
6 4 (8.51%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (6.38%) Customer Insight
7 3 (6.38%) Requirements Management
7 3 (6.38%) SDLC
7 3 (6.38%) Use Case
8 2 (4.26%) Quantitative Risk Management
8 2 (4.26%) Statistical Modelling
8 2 (4.26%) Target Operating Model
8 2 (4.26%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.28%) SQL
2 7 (14.89%) Java
3 6 (12.77%) C#
4 4 (8.51%) VBA
5 1 (2.13%) C
5 1 (2.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (6.38%) Teradata
1 3 (6.38%) TIBCO
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.13%) HP
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle
3 1 (2.13%) SAP
3 1 (2.13%) Siebel
3 1 (2.13%) Tableau
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