The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Market Risk in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Market Risk over the 3 months to 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Market Risk
Rank 459 418 457
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +39
Contract jobs citing Market Risk 147 218 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.43% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.98% 1.29% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 129 123
Median daily rate £625 £575 £555
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +3.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £448 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £750 £685
UK excluding London median daily rate - £600 £475
% change year-on-year
- +26.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £10.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Market Risk
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
14939 16848 16570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.58% 33.50% 32.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9716 10747 10671
Median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+0.65% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 538 713 691
Median hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.12 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +14.70%

Market Risk
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Market Risk Jobs Demand Trend in England

Market Risk
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Market Risk Daily Rate Trend in England

Market Risk
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Market Risk across the England region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

Market Risk Daily Rate Histogram in England

Market Risk
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Market Risk Hourly Rate Trend in England

Market Risk
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Market Risk within the England region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London -42 147 £625 +8.69% 4
Market Risk
UK

Market Risk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 England region with a requirement for Market Risk.

1 159 (60.46%) Finance
2 135 (51.33%) Banking
3 78 (29.66%) Front Office
4 75 (28.52%) Credit Risk
5 70 (26.62%) Java
6 66 (25.10%) Investment Banking
7 65 (24.71%) Risk Management
8 64 (24.33%) SQL
9 59 (22.43%) Agile Software Development
10 55 (20.91%) C#
11 50 (19.01%) Derivative
12 45 (17.11%) C++
12 45 (17.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 41 (15.59%) Analytics
14 40 (15.21%) Python
15 39 (14.83%) Analytical Skills
16 36 (13.69%) OO
17 34 (12.93%) Degree
17 34 (12.93%) Business Analysis
17 34 (12.93%) Mathematics
18 30 (11.41%) Project Management
19 27 (10.27%) Equities
20 23 (8.75%) Subversion
20 23 (8.75%) Murex
20 23 (8.75%) Big Data
21 22 (8.37%) Multithreading
21 22 (8.37%) MATLAB
22 21 (7.98%) Physics
23 20 (7.60%) Fixed Income
23 20 (7.60%) Unix

Market Risk
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 17 (6.46%) Apache Spark
2 7 (2.66%) SAS
3 4 (1.52%) Apache Pig
3 4 (1.52%) IBM HTTP Server
3 4 (1.52%) Oracle Coherence
4 3 (1.14%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (0.76%) Confluence
6 1 (0.38%) GemFire
Applications
1 13 (4.94%) MS Office
2 12 (4.56%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.66%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (2.66%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (1.14%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.28%) Adaptiv
2 4 (1.52%) Summit
3 3 (1.14%) Findur
4 2 (0.76%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.38%) Internet
1 1 (0.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (8.75%) Big Data
2 18 (6.84%) Hadoop
3 17 (6.46%) SQL Server
4 13 (4.94%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (3.80%) Data Mart
6 9 (3.42%) Relational Database
7 8 (3.04%) Data Lake
7 8 (3.04%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (3.04%) Power BI
7 8 (3.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (2.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.90%) HBase
10 3 (1.14%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.14%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.76%) Base SAS
11 2 (0.76%) JasperReports
11 2 (0.76%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2016
12 1 (0.38%) Oracle OLAP
12 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 23 (8.75%) Subversion
2 16 (6.08%) JIRA
3 9 (3.42%) Jenkins
4 6 (2.28%) JUnit
5 5 (1.90%) Cucumber
5 5 (1.90%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.90%) JSUnit
5 5 (1.90%) Maven
5 5 (1.90%) PHPUnit
6 2 (0.76%) NUnit
6 2 (0.76%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.76%) SonarQube
6 2 (0.76%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (0.76%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.38%) Grunt
7 1 (0.38%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.38%) Mocha
7 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 159 (60.46%) Finance
2 135 (51.33%) Banking
3 78 (29.66%) Front Office
4 66 (25.10%) Investment Banking
5 10 (3.80%) Retail
6 5 (1.90%) Retail Banking
7 4 (1.52%) Back Office
8 3 (1.14%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.14%) Legal
8 3 (1.14%) Marketing
9 2 (0.76%) French Language
9 2 (0.76%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.76%) Wholesale Banking
10 1 (0.38%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 123 (46.77%) Developer
2 92 (34.98%) Analyst
3 64 (24.33%) Business Analyst
4 63 (23.95%) Risk Analyst
5 48 (18.25%) Market Risk Analyst
6 46 (17.49%) Risk Business Analyst
7 36 (13.69%) Java Developer
7 36 (13.69%) Market Risk Developer
8 34 (12.93%) Market Risk Business Analyst
9 33 (12.55%) Quantitative Developer
10 26 (9.89%) C# Developer
11 23 (8.75%) Market Risk Java Developer
11 23 (8.75%) Senior Developer
12 20 (7.60%) Project Manager
13 19 (7.22%) Qualitative Analyst
13 19 (7.22%) Quantitative Analyst
14 18 (6.84%) Python Developer
15 17 (6.46%) MATLAB Developer
15 17 (6.46%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
16 15 (5.70%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (7.22%) .NET
2 9 (3.42%) ASP.NET
2 9 (3.42%) WPF
3 8 (3.04%) XML
4 6 (2.28%) RESTful
4 6 (2.28%) Web Services
5 5 (1.90%) Spring
6 3 (1.14%) AngularJS
6 3 (1.14%) CSS
6 3 (1.14%) HTML
6 3 (1.14%) HTML5
6 3 (1.14%) Java EE
6 3 (1.14%) MDX
6 3 (1.14%) Murex MxML
6 3 (1.14%) Node.js
6 3 (1.14%) WCF
6 3 (1.14%) XSD
6 3 (1.14%) XSLT
7 2 (0.76%) Akka
7 2 (0.76%) React
Miscellaneous
1 75 (28.52%) Credit Risk
2 50 (19.01%) Derivative
3 45 (17.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 39 (14.83%) Analytical Skills
5 34 (12.93%) Mathematics
6 27 (10.27%) Equities
7 21 (7.98%) Physics
8 20 (7.60%) Fixed Income
9 13 (4.94%) Computer Science
10 8 (3.04%) Taxonomies
11 7 (2.66%) Algorithms
11 7 (2.66%) Credit Derivative
11 7 (2.66%) Management Information System
11 7 (2.66%) Statistics
12 6 (2.28%) Reference Data
13 5 (1.90%) Economics
13 5 (1.90%) Visualisation
14 4 (1.52%) Grid Computing
14 4 (1.52%) User Experience
14 4 (1.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (7.60%) Unix
2 11 (4.18%) Windows
3 7 (2.66%) Linux
4 2 (0.76%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.38%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (24.71%) Risk Management
2 59 (22.43%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (15.59%) Analytics
4 36 (13.69%) OO
5 34 (12.93%) Business Analysis
6 30 (11.41%) Project Management
7 22 (8.37%) Multithreading
8 19 (7.22%) Quantitative Finance
8 19 (7.22%) Validation
9 18 (6.84%) Data Analysis
9 18 (6.84%) SDLC
10 17 (6.46%) OOP
11 16 (6.08%) Monte Carlo Method
11 16 (6.08%) Scrum
12 14 (5.32%) Risk Analytics
13 13 (4.94%) Data Management
13 13 (4.94%) Data Modelling
13 13 (4.94%) Stochastic Modelling
14 12 (4.56%) Change Management
14 12 (4.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 70 (26.62%) Java
2 64 (24.33%) SQL
3 55 (20.91%) C#
4 45 (17.11%) C++
5 40 (15.21%) Python
6 22 (8.37%) MATLAB
7 19 (7.22%) Scala
8 11 (4.18%) Haskell
9 8 (3.04%) Korn
9 8 (3.04%) VBA
10 7 (2.66%) C
10 7 (2.66%) R
11 5 (1.90%) Perl
12 3 (1.14%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.76%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.38%) F#
14 1 (0.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 34 (12.93%) Degree
2 9 (3.42%) PhD
3 3 (1.14%) CBAP
3 3 (1.14%) ISEB
3 3 (1.14%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 2 (0.76%) CFA
5 1 (0.38%) MBA
5 1 (0.38%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.32%) Basel III
1 14 (5.32%) MiFID
2 11 (4.18%) QA
3 5 (1.90%) Dodd-Frank
3 5 (1.90%) EMIR
4 3 (1.14%) Basel II
4 3 (1.14%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.76%) FATCA
5 2 (0.76%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.38%) COREP
6 1 (0.38%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.52%) HDFS
2 2 (0.76%) Platform Symphony
3 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.38%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 5 (1.90%) Puppet
2 2 (0.76%) TIBCO Hawk
3 1 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.38%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 23 (8.75%) Murex
2 19 (7.22%) Oracle
3 11 (4.18%) Sybase
4 10 (3.80%) Microsoft
5 5 (1.90%) Algorithmics
5 5 (1.90%) IBM
6 3 (1.14%) GoldenSource
6 3 (1.14%) TIBCO
7 2 (0.76%) Bloomberg
7 2 (0.76%) Calypso
7 2 (0.76%) Reuters
7 2 (0.76%) Sonatype
8 1 (0.38%) DataFlux
8 1 (0.38%) DataSynapse
8 1 (0.38%) HP
8 1 (0.38%) Infragistics
8 1 (0.38%) SAP
8 1 (0.38%) Sophis
8 1 (0.38%) Teradata
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