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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Market Risk over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Market Risk
Rank 386 370 284
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -86
Contract jobs citing Market Risk 226 210 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.44% 0.43% 0.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.36% 1.31% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 154 209
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£575 £543 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.99% -1.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £400 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £663 £643 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £425 £555
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -23.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Market Risk
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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
16582 16018 15655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.09% 32.43% 33.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 10650 9848 9491
Average daily rate £423 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.54% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 639 620 681
Average hourly rate £19.50 £20.16 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.27% -10.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.08 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.63 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +8.12%

Market Risk
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Market Risk across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Market Risk within the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +10 225 £575 +4.54% 46
South East - 1 £600 - 1
Market Risk
UK

Market Risk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Market Risk also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Market Risk.

1 205 (53.66%) Banking
2 183 (47.91%) Finance
3 151 (39.53%) Investment Banking
4 121 (31.68%) SQL
5 114 (29.84%) Risk Management
6 113 (29.58%) Java
6 113 (29.58%) Credit Risk
7 76 (19.90%) Front Office
8 65 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
9 62 (16.23%) C#
10 61 (15.97%) Stress Testing
11 54 (14.14%) .NET
12 53 (13.87%) SQL Server
13 44 (11.52%) Data Modelling
14 42 (10.99%) Project Management
15 40 (10.47%) Oracle
15 40 (10.47%) Maven
15 40 (10.47%) Degree
16 39 (10.21%) OO
17 38 (9.95%) Spring
18 37 (9.69%) Analytics
19 35 (9.16%) VBA
19 35 (9.16%) Business Analysis
19 35 (9.16%) Derivative
19 35 (9.16%) Analytical Skills
20 33 (8.64%) C++
21 32 (8.38%) SDLC
22 31 (8.12%) MS Excel
22 31 (8.12%) Microsoft
23 30 (7.85%) Python

Market Risk
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Market Risk also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Market Risk. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (4.97%) Oracle Coherence
2 13 (3.40%) Node.js
3 8 (2.09%) SharePoint
4 7 (1.83%) JBoss
5 5 (1.31%) Apache Spark
6 4 (1.05%) SAS
7 3 (0.79%) GemFire
8 2 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.52%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.26%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 31 (8.12%) MS Excel
2 21 (5.50%) MS Office
3 18 (4.71%) Spreadsheet
4 11 (2.88%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.52%) Summit
1 2 (0.52%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.26%) Kondor+
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (13.87%) SQL Server
2 28 (7.33%) Hadoop
3 27 (7.07%) Relational Database
4 25 (6.54%) Big Data
5 17 (4.45%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (3.93%) Oracle Database
7 14 (3.66%) OLAP
7 14 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (3.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (2.62%) RDBMS
10 9 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (1.57%) Apache Hive
12 6 (1.57%) Impala
13 5 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (1.31%) Hazelcast
13 5 (1.31%) HBase
13 5 (1.31%) Data Mining
14 4 (1.05%) MS Access
14 4 (1.05%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 40 (10.47%) Maven
2 20 (5.24%) JUnit
3 18 (4.71%) Subversion
4 11 (2.88%) Mocha
4 11 (2.88%) Jasmine
4 11 (2.88%) Grunt
5 9 (2.36%) Cucumber
5 9 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (2.36%) CruiseControl
6 8 (2.09%) Mockito
7 7 (1.83%) JIRA
8 5 (1.31%) ERwin
8 5 (1.31%) NUnit
8 5 (1.31%) ClearCase
8 5 (1.31%) jMock
9 4 (1.05%) Hudson
10 2 (0.52%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.26%) HP UFT
11 1 (0.26%) PowerDesigner
11 1 (0.26%) SpecFlow
General
1 205 (53.66%) Banking
2 183 (47.91%) Finance
3 151 (39.53%) Investment Banking
4 76 (19.90%) Front Office
5 19 (4.97%) Back Office
6 11 (2.88%) Legal
6 11 (2.88%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.83%) Retail
8 2 (0.52%) Advertising
8 2 (0.52%) French Language
9 1 (0.26%) Japanese Language
9 1 (0.26%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.26%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 155 (40.58%) Developer
2 138 (36.13%) Analyst
3 94 (24.61%) Business Analyst
4 63 (16.49%) Market Risk Analyst
5 55 (14.40%) Risk Analyst
6 49 (12.83%) Market Risk Business Analyst
7 48 (12.57%) Java Developer
8 44 (11.52%) Project Manager
9 38 (9.95%) Market Analyst
10 36 (9.42%) Senior Developer
11 26 (6.81%) Banking Business Analyst
12 21 (5.50%) Architect
13 19 (4.97%) IT Business Analyst
14 17 (4.45%) Risk Manager
15 14 (3.66%) Python Developer
16 13 (3.40%) Scala Developer
16 13 (3.40%) C# Developer
17 11 (2.88%) SQL Developer
17 11 (2.88%) Senior Java Developer
17 11 (2.88%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (14.14%) .NET
2 38 (9.95%) Spring
3 22 (5.76%) Web Services
4 18 (4.71%) HTML
5 17 (4.45%) ASP.NET
5 17 (4.45%) HTML5
6 16 (4.19%) J2EE
7 15 (3.93%) XML
8 14 (3.66%) WPF
9 13 (3.40%) RESTful
10 12 (3.14%) CSS
10 12 (3.14%) AngularJS
10 12 (3.14%) Akka
11 11 (2.88%) MDX
12 10 (2.62%) WCF
12 10 (2.62%) JMS
12 10 (2.62%) ActiveMQ
13 8 (2.09%) Spring MVC
14 7 (1.83%) Ajax
15 6 (1.57%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 113 (29.58%) Credit Risk
2 35 (9.16%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (9.16%) Derivative
3 24 (6.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 18 (4.71%) Grid Computing
5 14 (3.66%) Fixed Income
6 10 (2.62%) Equities
7 9 (2.36%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 7 (1.83%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.57%) Taxonomies
9 6 (1.57%) Mathematics
10 5 (1.31%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.31%) Replication
10 5 (1.31%) Credit Derivative
11 4 (1.05%) Equity Derivative
12 3 (0.79%) Statistics
12 3 (0.79%) PMI
12 3 (0.79%) Visualisation
12 3 (0.79%) Hedge funds
12 3 (0.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (7.59%) UNIX
2 20 (5.24%) Windows
2 20 (5.24%) Linux
3 3 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (29.84%) Risk Management
2 65 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (15.97%) Stress Testing
4 44 (11.52%) Data Modelling
5 42 (10.99%) Project Management
6 39 (10.21%) OO
7 37 (9.69%) Analytics
8 35 (9.16%) Business Analysis
9 32 (8.38%) SDLC
10 28 (7.33%) TDD
11 26 (6.81%) Data Management
12 20 (5.24%) BDD
13 19 (4.97%) Asset Management
13 19 (4.97%) Scrum
14 17 (4.45%) Stakeholder Management
14 17 (4.45%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (4.45%) User Acceptance Testing
14 17 (4.45%) Continuous Integration
14 17 (4.45%) Multithreading
14 17 (4.45%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 121 (31.68%) SQL
2 113 (29.58%) Java
3 62 (16.23%) C#
4 35 (9.16%) VBA
5 33 (8.64%) C++
6 30 (7.85%) Python
7 20 (5.24%) Perl
8 16 (4.19%) Scala
9 14 (3.66%) JavaScript
10 13 (3.40%) T-SQL
11 11 (2.88%) MATLAB
12 8 (2.09%) R
13 6 (1.57%) PHP
14 5 (1.31%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.31%) C
14 5 (1.31%) VB.NET
15 4 (1.05%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.79%) PowerShell
17 1 (0.26%) VB
17 1 (0.26%) APL
Qualifications
1 40 (10.47%) Degree
2 4 (1.05%) PMI Certification
3 2 (0.52%) ISEB
3 2 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.26%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.26%) PMP
4 1 (0.26%) ACCA
4 1 (0.26%) CIMA
4 1 (0.26%) CFA
4 1 (0.26%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.88%) Basel III
2 9 (2.36%) QA
3 6 (1.57%) MiFID
4 5 (1.31%) COREP
4 5 (1.31%) FINREP
5 4 (1.05%) Basel II
5 4 (1.05%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.79%) CRD IV
6 3 (0.79%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.26%) EMIR
7 1 (0.26%) SLA
7 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (1.57%) HDFS
2 5 (1.31%) Apache Flume
2 5 (1.31%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 8 (2.09%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.31%) Oozie
3 4 (1.05%) Control-M
4 1 (0.26%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 40 (10.47%) Oracle
2 31 (8.12%) Microsoft
3 14 (3.66%) Sybase
4 7 (1.83%) Murex
5 6 (1.57%) BT
6 3 (0.79%) HP
7 2 (0.52%) Calypso
7 2 (0.52%) SAP
7 2 (0.52%) Reuters
7 2 (0.52%) Bloomberg
7 2 (0.52%) DataSynapse
7 2 (0.52%) DevExpress
7 2 (0.52%) Vertica
7 2 (0.52%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.26%) Actian
8 1 (0.26%) Tableau
8 1 (0.26%) OpenLink
8 1 (0.26%) Infragistics
8 1 (0.26%) Brady
8 1 (0.26%) IBM
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