The median contractor rate for a Market Analyst was £650 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 412 420 420
Rank change year-on-year +8 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Market Analyst 10 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.048% 0.064% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.068% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 11
Median daily rate £650 £550 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £375 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £736 £675 £688
UK excluding London median daily rate £178 £413 -
% change year-on-year -56.96% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £21.50
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 19705 20681 21805
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.90% 95.27% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 49190 54031 56877
Median daily rate £500 £465 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.52% +6.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £284 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £641 £631
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 788 774 1398
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £19.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -10.74%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £10.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £44.28 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Market Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Market Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +1 3 £720 +2.85%
Docklands, London - 2 £675 -
Market Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 15 (57.69%) Finance
1 15 (57.69%) Market Risk
2 13 (50.00%) Banking
3 12 (46.15%) Risk Management
4 9 (34.62%) SQL
5 6 (23.08%) VBA
5 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Excel
5 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 6 (23.08%) Front Office
5 6 (23.08%) Investment Banking
5 6 (23.08%) Credit Risk
5 6 (23.08%) Stress Testing
6 5 (19.23%) JIRA
7 4 (15.38%) Risk Analysis
7 4 (15.38%) Mathematics
7 4 (15.38%) Workflow
7 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
7 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (15.38%) Web Services
7 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
7 4 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (15.38%) Dodd-Frank
7 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
7 4 (15.38%) Dollar Universe
7 4 (15.38%) Collateral Management
7 4 (15.38%) Credit Risk Management
8 3 (11.54%) Scenario Testing
8 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis

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 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.85%) HBase
2 1 (3.85%) Mixpanel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) JIRA
2 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 4 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (57.69%) Finance
2 13 (50.00%) Banking
3 6 (23.08%) Front Office
3 6 (23.08%) Investment Banking
4 3 (11.54%) French Language
5 2 (7.69%) Back Office
5 2 (7.69%) Financial Institution
5 2 (7.69%) Retail
6 1 (3.85%) Advertising
6 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Web Services
2 1 (3.85%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 15 (57.69%) Market Risk
2 6 (23.08%) Credit Risk
3 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.69%) Algorithms
4 2 (7.69%) Data Structures
4 2 (7.69%) Derivative
4 2 (7.69%) Equities
4 2 (7.69%) Fixed Income
5 1 (3.85%) Credit Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Risk Management
2 6 (23.08%) Stress Testing
3 4 (15.38%) Collateral Management
3 4 (15.38%) Credit Risk Management
3 4 (15.38%) Mathematics
3 4 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (15.38%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (15.38%) Workflow
4 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
4 3 (11.54%) Scenario Testing
4 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (11.54%) Visualisation
5 2 (7.69%) Change Management
5 2 (7.69%) Coaching
5 2 (7.69%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Data Strategy
5 2 (7.69%) Demand Forecasting
5 2 (7.69%) Expense Management
5 2 (7.69%) Monte Carlo Method
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) VBA
3 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.85%) C++
4 1 (3.85%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) Master's Degree
2 1 (3.85%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (3.85%) Basel II
2 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Dollar Universe
2 2 (7.69%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Bloomberg