The median contractor rate for a Market Analyst was £360 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 29 March 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.

Market Analyst
England / London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 392 430 367
Rank change year-on-year +38 -63  
Contract jobs requiring a Market Analyst 16 9 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.082% 0.040% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.042% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 35
Median daily rate £360 £650 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -44.61% +18.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £575 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £657 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate - £425 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £125.00 - -

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 18549 21328 20201
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.82% 95.03% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 13193 15310 13939
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 239 285 368
Median hourly rate £22.00 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.41% -10.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.57 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Market Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Market Analyst in London

Market Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Market Analyst in London

Market Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Market Analyst in London over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Market Analyst in London

Market Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Market Analyst in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Market Analyst in London

Market Analyst
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Market Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 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
City of London 0 4 £405 -40.65%
Market Analyst
England

Market Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Market Analyst 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 Market Analyst in the job title.

1 17 (50.00%) Banking
2 15 (44.12%) Market Risk
3 10 (29.41%) Finance
4 9 (26.47%) Investment Banking
4 9 (26.47%) SQL
4 9 (26.47%) MS Office
5 8 (23.53%) JIRA
6 7 (20.59%) Credit Risk
6 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
6 7 (20.59%) Risk Management
7 6 (17.65%) Workflow
7 6 (17.65%) Fixed Income
7 6 (17.65%) Thomson Reuters DACS
8 5 (14.71%) Equities
8 5 (14.71%) Business Analysis
9 4 (11.76%) MS Visio
9 4 (11.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (11.76%) Web Services
9 4 (11.76%) VBA
9 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
9 4 (11.76%) Dollar Universe
9 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
9 4 (11.76%) Test Planning
9 4 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (11.76%) Dodd-Frank
9 4 (11.76%) PowerShell
9 4 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (11.76%) Credit Risk Management
9 4 (11.76%) Collateral Management

Market Analyst 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:

Applications
1 9 (26.47%) MS Office
2 4 (11.76%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Adaptiv
1 1 (2.94%) Eikon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) Data Lake
2 1 (2.94%) Mixpanel
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) JIRA
2 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 4 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (50.00%) Banking
2 10 (29.41%) Finance
3 9 (26.47%) Investment Banking
4 3 (8.82%) French Language
4 3 (8.82%) Front Office
5 2 (5.88%) Financial Institution
5 2 (5.88%) Marketing
5 2 (5.88%) Retail
6 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) Web Services
2 2 (5.88%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 15 (44.12%) Market Risk
2 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (20.59%) Credit Risk
3 6 (17.65%) Fixed Income
4 5 (14.71%) Equities
5 4 (11.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (8.82%) Derivative
7 2 (5.88%) Algorithms
7 2 (5.88%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
1 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Risk Management
2 6 (17.65%) Workflow
3 5 (14.71%) Business Analysis
4 4 (11.76%) Collateral Management
4 4 (11.76%) Credit Risk Management
4 4 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (11.76%) Test Planning
5 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.82%) Data Analysis
5 3 (8.82%) Mathematics
5 3 (8.82%) SDLC
5 3 (8.82%) Test Scripting
5 3 (8.82%) Time Management
5 3 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (8.82%) Waterfall
6 2 (5.88%) Change Management
6 2 (5.88%) Monte Carlo Method
6 2 (5.88%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.88%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) SQL
2 4 (11.76%) PowerShell
2 4 (11.76%) VBA
3 2 (5.88%) Python
4 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) HND
2 1 (2.94%) ISEB
2 1 (2.94%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.94%) MCP
2 1 (2.94%) MCSE
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) Thomson Reuters DACS
2 4 (11.76%) Dollar Universe
3 1 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Pega
3 2 (5.88%) Bloomberg
4 1 (2.94%) Cloudera
4 1 (2.94%) FactSet
4 1 (2.94%) Fidessa
4 1 (2.94%) HP
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle
4 1 (2.94%) Reuters