The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Quantitative Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Quantitative Analysis over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Quantitative Analysis
London / City of London
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 162 194
Rank change year-on-year +12 +32  
Contract jobs citing Quantitative Analysis 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.032% 0.029% 0.039%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.038% 0.034% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £285 £228 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.27% -58.63%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £238 £300
% change year-on-year +36.84% -20.83%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Quantitative Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2657 2978 4235
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 85.65% 87.49% 82.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2076 2386 3276
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 29 34
Median hourly rate £16.00 £21.78 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.53% +6.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.35 £47.50 £92.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

Quantitative Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Quantitative Analysis as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Quantitative Analysis in the City of London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Quantitative Analysis in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Quantitative Analysis in the City of London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Quantitative Analysis in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 across the City of London region with a requirement for Quantitative Analysis.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SPSS
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stata
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) Tableau
1 1 (100.00%) Qlik Sense
1 1 (100.00%) Power BI

Quantitative Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) SPSS
1 1 (100.00%) Stata
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Power BI
1 1 (100.00%) Qlik Sense
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Tableau
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