The median contractor rate for a Actuary was - per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Actuary
England / London
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 414
Contract jobs requiring an Actuary 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London - - 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £775 - £445
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19186 21885 21142
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.68% 94.97% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 13700 15818 14509
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 239 249 380
Median hourly rate £20.50 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.14% -7.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year - +4.66%  

Actuary
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Actuary in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Actuary in London

Actuary
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Actuary in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Actuary in London

Actuary Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, Actuary 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 across the London region featuring Actuary in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Front Office
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Econometrics
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Stochastic Calculus
1 1 (50.00%) Monte Carlo Method
1 1 (50.00%) Black-Scholes
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms

Actuary Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Front Office
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Black-Scholes
1 1 (50.00%) Econometrics
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Monte Carlo Method
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
1 1 (50.00%) Stochastic Calculus
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java