The table below looks at the statistics for Quantitative Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Quantitative Analysis over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quantitative Analysis
Rank 644 656 596
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -60
Contract jobs citing Quantitative Analysis 16 18 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.032% 0.037%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.036% 0.040% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 15
Median daily rate £400 £575 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.43% +27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £364 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £705 £748 £715
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £456 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +14.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £20.00 - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £14.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44685 45554 42380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.75% 79.85% 78.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 29541 29536 26295
Median daily rate £435 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1045 1193 1184
Median hourly rate £28.50 £28.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.78% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.80 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

Quantitative Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Quantitative Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Quantitative Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Quantitative Analysis
Daily Rate Trend

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

Quantitative Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Quantitative Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Quantitative Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Quantitative Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Quantitative Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Quantitative Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Quantitative Analysis
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Quantitative Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 27 July 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
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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 -17 15 £400 -30.43% 13
London +1 8 £350 -41.66% 12
South East +6 6 - -
Berkshire - 6 - -
Maidenhead - 2 - -
City of London +46 1 £400 -33.33% 5
Scotland - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £450 - 1
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £450 - 1

Quantitative Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Quantitative Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Quantitative Analysis.

1 21 (60.00%) Finance
2 13 (37.14%) Analytics
3 10 (28.57%) Data Analysis
4 9 (25.71%) MS Office
5 8 (22.86%) Degree
6 7 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
7 6 (17.14%) Adobe Analytics
7 6 (17.14%) Portfolio Management
7 6 (17.14%) Web Analytics
7 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
7 6 (17.14%) Adobe
7 6 (17.14%) Handset
7 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (14.29%) Risk Management
8 5 (14.29%) Java
8 5 (14.29%) Derivative
8 5 (14.29%) Apache Flex
9 4 (11.43%) Statistics
9 4 (11.43%) Project Planning
9 4 (11.43%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
9 4 (11.43%) Programme Management
9 4 (11.43%) Validation
9 4 (11.43%) Digital Analytics
10 3 (8.57%) Spend Analysis
10 3 (8.57%) Quantitative Finance
10 3 (8.57%) Dashboard Development
10 3 (8.57%) Data Management

Quantitative Analysis
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 3 (8.57%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (25.71%) MS Office
2 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
3 4 (11.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (5.71%) SPSS
5 1 (2.86%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.86%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) Big Data
1 3 (8.57%) Data Mining
2 2 (5.71%) KDB
3 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.86%) MS Access
General
1 21 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.71%) Front Office
3 2 (5.71%) Legal
3 2 (5.71%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (60.00%) Analyst
2 6 (17.14%) Analytics Manager
2 6 (17.14%) Digital Analytics Manager
3 4 (11.43%) Developer
3 4 (11.43%) Risk Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Business Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Commercial Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Qualitative Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Quantitative Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Server Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Technical Test Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Test Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Commercial Data Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) GUI Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Java GUI Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Web Analytics Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) Apache Flex
2 2 (5.71%) JavaFX
3 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Handset
2 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.29%) Derivative
3 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
3 4 (11.43%) Statistics
4 3 (8.57%) Market Risk
4 3 (8.57%) Mathematics
4 3 (8.57%) NHS
4 3 (8.57%) Physics
5 2 (5.71%) Algorithms
5 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.71%) Credit Risk
5 2 (5.71%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (5.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (5.71%) Mobile App
5 2 (5.71%) User Experience
6 1 (2.86%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (2.86%) Life Science
6 1 (2.86%) Minimum Viable Product
6 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Unix
1 3 (8.57%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Analytics
2 10 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 7 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
4 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (17.14%) Portfolio Management
4 6 (17.14%) Web Analytics
5 5 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (11.43%) Digital Analytics
6 4 (11.43%) Programme Management
6 4 (11.43%) Project Planning
6 4 (11.43%) Validation
7 3 (8.57%) Dashboard Development
7 3 (8.57%) Data Management
7 3 (8.57%) Document Management
7 3 (8.57%) ERP
7 3 (8.57%) Manual Testing
7 3 (8.57%) Quantitative Finance
7 3 (8.57%) Spend Analysis
7 3 (8.57%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) Java
2 3 (8.57%) Python
3 2 (5.71%) C#
3 2 (5.71%) Haskell
3 2 (5.71%) SQL
4 1 (2.86%) C++
4 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.86%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.71%) QA
3 1 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Adobe
2 3 (8.57%) Omniture
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) BT
4 1 (2.86%) Cognos
4 1 (2.86%) Google
4 1 (2.86%) IBM
4 1 (2.86%) Maxymiser
4 1 (2.86%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.86%) Tableau
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