The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Risk Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Analyst
Rank 138 154 161
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Risk Analyst 33 56 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.94% 1.02% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 1.07% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 48 35
Median daily rate £525 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £425 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Risk Analyst
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3345 5238 5543
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.16% 95.05% 94.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2675 4088 4008
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 77 102
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.35 £17.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.03% -8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.94 £10.92 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £32.60 £41.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Risk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured Risk Analyst in the job title.

Risk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Risk Analyst
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 Risk Analyst across the City of London region.

Risk Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Risk Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Risk Analyst across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Risk Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Risk Analyst
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 Risk Analyst across the City of London region.

Risk Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Risk 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 City of London region featuring Risk Analyst in the job title.

1 31 (68.89%) Finance
2 19 (42.22%) Banking
3 15 (33.33%) Credit Risk
4 14 (31.11%) SQL
5 9 (20.00%) Market Risk
6 8 (17.78%) Degree
6 8 (17.78%) CGEIT
6 8 (17.78%) Risk Management
6 8 (17.78%) CRISC
7 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (15.56%) Front Office
7 7 (15.56%) SAS
7 7 (15.56%) Risk Analysis
8 6 (13.33%) COBIT
8 6 (13.33%) IT Governance
8 6 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (13.33%) Publishing
8 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (13.33%) SDLC
8 6 (13.33%) Analytics
8 6 (13.33%) RSA Archer
9 5 (11.11%) IT Audit
9 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (11.11%) Information Security
9 5 (11.11%) ITIL
9 5 (11.11%) Investment Banking
10 4 (8.89%) Mathematics
10 4 (8.89%) Statistics
10 4 (8.89%) Waterfall
10 4 (8.89%) Basel III

Risk Analyst Skill Set
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 7 (15.56%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) SPSS
2 2 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.22%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.22%) Qlik Sense
1 1 (2.22%) QlikView
1 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
General
1 31 (68.89%) Finance
2 19 (42.22%) Banking
3 7 (15.56%) Front Office
4 6 (13.33%) Publishing
5 5 (11.11%) Investment Banking
6 4 (8.89%) Retail
7 3 (6.67%) Legal
8 2 (4.44%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 15 (33.33%) Credit Risk
2 9 (20.00%) Market Risk
3 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.89%) Mathematics
4 4 (8.89%) Statistics
5 3 (6.67%) Economics
5 3 (6.67%) Equities
5 3 (6.67%) Reference Data
5 3 (6.67%) User Experience
6 2 (4.44%) Derivative
7 1 (2.22%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (2.22%) Data Extraction
7 1 (2.22%) Data Integration
7 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
7 1 (2.22%) Fixed Income
7 1 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.22%) Physics
7 1 (2.22%) Statistical Arbitrage
7 1 (2.22%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.78%) Risk Management
2 7 (15.56%) Risk Analysis
3 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.33%) Analytics
3 6 (13.33%) IT Governance
3 6 (13.33%) SDLC
4 5 (11.11%) Information Security
4 5 (11.11%) IT Audit
4 5 (11.11%) ITIL
4 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (8.89%) Risk Analytics
5 4 (8.89%) Waterfall
6 3 (6.67%) Data Analysis
6 3 (6.67%) Open Source
6 3 (6.67%) Operations Research
7 2 (4.44%) Business Analysis
7 2 (4.44%) Migration
7 2 (4.44%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (4.44%) Stress Testing
7 2 (4.44%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.11%) SQL
2 3 (6.67%) MATLAB
2 3 (6.67%) R
3 1 (2.22%) C#
3 1 (2.22%) Haskell
3 1 (2.22%) Java
3 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.22%) PHP
3 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) CGEIT
1 8 (17.78%) CRISC
1 8 (17.78%) Degree
2 4 (8.89%) CISM
2 4 (8.89%) CISSP
3 2 (4.44%) CISA
4 1 (2.22%) CFA
4 1 (2.22%) MBA
4 1 (2.22%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) COBIT
1 6 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (8.89%) Basel III
3 1 (2.22%) Basel II
3 1 (2.22%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle
1 1 (2.22%) Tableau