Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Statistical Arbitrage skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Statistical Arbitrage over the 6 months to 20 January 2018 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.

Statistical Arbitrage
UK > England
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - - 838
Contract jobs citing Statistical Arbitrage 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England - - 0.001%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.001%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
England median daily rate - - -
UK median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Statistical Arbitrage is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 77,453 75,596 81,978
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.60% 84.04% 82.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 52,346 50,436 53,969
England median daily rate £450 £433 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +6.12%
10th Percentile £293 £269 £263
90th Percentile £638 £619 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,783 2,059 2,503
England median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% +15.00%
10th Percentile £11.35 £11.34 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £49.50
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £24.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -4.08% +3.16% +18.75%

Statistical Arbitrage
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Statistical Arbitrage as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Statistical Arbitrage in England

Statistical Arbitrage
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Statistical Arbitrage in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Statistical Arbitrage in England