The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Market Risk in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Market Risk over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Market Risk
Rank 137 129 137
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Contract jobs citing Market Risk 35 59 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.02% 1.28% 1.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.49% 3.30% 3.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 53 61
Median daily rate £650 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £328 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £438
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Market Risk
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1403 1789 2191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 41.04% 38.82% 37.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1095 1410 1584
Median daily rate £475 £475 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 29 53
Median hourly rate £17.25 £17.98 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.06% -2.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.25 £27.00 £34.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.34% +8.57%

Market Risk
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Market Risk as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Market Risk Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Market Risk
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Market Risk across the City of London region.

Market Risk Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Market Risk
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Market Risk across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Market Risk Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Market Risk
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Market Risk across the City of London region.

Market Risk Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Market Risk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Market Risk 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 Market Risk.

1 34 (64.15%) Finance
1 34 (64.15%) Banking
2 25 (47.17%) Front Office
3 21 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (37.74%) Investment Banking
5 19 (35.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 17 (32.08%) Risk Management
7 16 (30.19%) SQL
8 13 (24.53%) Java
8 13 (24.53%) Derivative
9 12 (22.64%) Credit Risk
9 12 (22.64%) Big Data
10 11 (20.75%) Apache Spark
10 11 (20.75%) Scala
10 11 (20.75%) Hadoop
10 11 (20.75%) Equities
11 9 (16.98%) Project Management
11 9 (16.98%) Murex
12 8 (15.09%) C#
12 8 (15.09%) Scrum
12 8 (15.09%) Haskell
12 8 (15.09%) Analytics
13 6 (11.32%) TDD
13 6 (11.32%) Fixed Income
13 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
13 6 (11.32%) Data Modelling
13 6 (11.32%) Basel III
13 6 (11.32%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (11.32%) SDLC
13 6 (11.32%) Multithreading

Market Risk
Top Related 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 11 (20.75%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.89%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Project
2 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
2 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Findur
1 1 (1.89%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.64%) Big Data
2 11 (20.75%) Hadoop
3 6 (11.32%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
4 4 (7.55%) Data Lake
4 4 (7.55%) HBase
5 3 (5.66%) Power BI
5 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.77%) Data Mart
7 1 (1.89%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) JIRA
2 4 (7.55%) Cucumber
2 4 (7.55%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.55%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.55%) JSUnit
2 4 (7.55%) JUnit
2 4 (7.55%) PHPUnit
2 4 (7.55%) Subversion
General
1 34 (64.15%) Banking
1 34 (64.15%) Finance
2 25 (47.17%) Front Office
3 20 (37.74%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Legal
4 1 (1.89%) Retail
4 1 (1.89%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 18 (33.96%) Developer
2 14 (26.42%) Analyst
3 12 (22.64%) Business Analyst
3 12 (22.64%) Risk Analyst
4 11 (20.75%) Market Risk Analyst
5 10 (18.87%) Java Developer
5 10 (18.87%) Project Manager
5 10 (18.87%) Risk Business Analyst
6 9 (16.98%) Market Risk Business Analyst
7 8 (15.09%) Market Risk Developer
7 8 (15.09%) Senior Developer
8 7 (13.21%) Market Risk Java Developer
8 7 (13.21%) Risk Manager
9 6 (11.32%) Front Office Developer
9 6 (11.32%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (9.43%) Market Risk Project Manager
10 5 (9.43%) Risk Project Manager
11 4 (7.55%) Apache Spark Developer
11 4 (7.55%) Hadoop Developer
11 4 (7.55%) Market Data Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.43%) .NET
1 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET
2 4 (7.55%) RESTful
2 4 (7.55%) WPF
3 2 (3.77%) XML
4 1 (1.89%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.89%) Backbone.js
4 1 (1.89%) CSS
4 1 (1.89%) CSS3
4 1 (1.89%) HTML
4 1 (1.89%) HTML5
4 1 (1.89%) Node.js
4 1 (1.89%) React
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 13 (24.53%) Derivative
3 12 (22.64%) Credit Risk
4 11 (20.75%) Equities
5 6 (11.32%) Fixed Income
6 5 (9.43%) Reference Data
7 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
8 2 (3.77%) Credit Derivative
8 2 (3.77%) Economics
8 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.89%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.89%) PMI
9 1 (1.89%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (32.08%) Risk Management
3 9 (16.98%) Project Management
4 8 (15.09%) Analytics
4 8 (15.09%) Scrum
5 6 (11.32%) Data Modelling
5 6 (11.32%) Multithreading
5 6 (11.32%) SDLC
5 6 (11.32%) TDD
6 5 (9.43%) BDD
7 4 (7.55%) Business Analysis
7 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.66%) Concurrent Programming
8 3 (5.66%) Data Analysis
8 3 (5.66%) Monte Carlo Method
8 3 (5.66%) Programme Management
8 3 (5.66%) Stress Testing
8 3 (5.66%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (3.77%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (30.19%) SQL
2 13 (24.53%) Java
3 11 (20.75%) Scala
4 8 (15.09%) C#
4 8 (15.09%) Haskell
5 3 (5.66%) Python
6 2 (3.77%) C++
7 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.89%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) CFA
2 1 (1.89%) MBA
2 1 (1.89%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) Basel III
2 2 (3.77%) Basel II
2 2 (3.77%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (3.77%) MiFID
3 1 (1.89%) COREP
3 1 (1.89%) CRD IV
System Software
1 4 (7.55%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) Puppet
2 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (16.98%) Murex
2 2 (3.77%) Sybase
3 1 (1.89%) HP
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle
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