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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Market Risk
UK / England
Rank 469 431 416
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -15
Contract jobs citing Market Risk 108 160 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.34% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.82% 1.10% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 109 141
Median daily rate £600 £600 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £475 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £806 £1,100 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £623 £525 £425
% change year-on-year
+18.57% +23.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
13145 14574 14504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.28% 30.95% 30.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 8539 9528 9010
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 513 531 599
Median hourly rate £20.50 £21.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.65% +16.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.63 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-27.08% +33.33%

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 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
London -24 108 £600 - 12
Market Risk
UK

Market Risk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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.

1 167 (64.98%) Finance
2 114 (44.36%) Banking
3 79 (30.74%) Java
4 75 (29.18%) Risk Management
5 73 (28.40%) Mathematics
6 72 (28.02%) Credit Risk
7 69 (26.85%) C++
8 60 (23.35%) Front Office
9 59 (22.96%) C#
10 54 (21.01%) Derivative
11 52 (20.23%) Agile Software Development
12 45 (17.51%) Investment Banking
13 43 (16.73%) SQL
13 43 (16.73%) Analytics
14 42 (16.34%) OO
15 37 (14.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 34 (13.23%) Python
17 33 (12.84%) Degree
18 30 (11.67%) Big Data
18 30 (11.67%) Oracle
19 29 (11.28%) Analytical Skills
20 28 (10.89%) PnL Attribution
21 26 (10.12%) Subversion
22 24 (9.34%) Multithreading
23 23 (8.95%) Physics
23 23 (8.95%) Project Management
24 22 (8.56%) MATLAB
24 22 (8.56%) Business Analysis
25 21 (8.17%) Validation
25 21 (8.17%) SQL Server

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 19 (7.39%) Apache Spark
2 10 (3.89%) Oracle Coherence
3 6 (2.33%) JBoss
3 6 (2.33%) WebLogic
4 5 (1.95%) Apache Pig
4 5 (1.95%) DataSynapse
4 5 (1.95%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.17%) SAS
6 2 (0.78%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (0.78%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.39%) Apache
7 1 (0.39%) GemFire
Applications
1 14 (5.45%) MS Office
2 12 (4.67%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.17%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.78%) MS Project
6 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.33%) Adaptiv
2 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.39%) Summit
2 1 (0.39%) Sylvan
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.39%) OpenShift
2 1 (0.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (11.67%) Big Data
2 21 (8.17%) Hadoop
2 21 (8.17%) SQL Server
3 8 (3.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (3.11%) Data Lake
3 8 (3.11%) Oracle Database
4 7 (2.72%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (2.72%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.56%) HBase
6 4 (1.56%) Power BI
6 4 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.17%) Hazelcast
7 3 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.39%) Base SAS
9 1 (0.39%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (0.39%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.39%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 26 (10.12%) Subversion
2 19 (7.39%) JIRA
3 8 (3.11%) Jenkins
4 6 (2.33%) JUnit
5 5 (1.95%) Cucumber
5 5 (1.95%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.95%) JSUnit
5 5 (1.95%) PHPUnit
6 4 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.56%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.17%) Maven
7 3 (1.17%) NUnit
8 1 (0.39%) Grunt
8 1 (0.39%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.39%) Mocha
8 1 (0.39%) TeamCity
General
1 167 (64.98%) Finance
2 114 (44.36%) Banking
3 60 (23.35%) Front Office
4 45 (17.51%) Investment Banking
5 12 (4.67%) Financial Institution
6 10 (3.89%) Retail
7 5 (1.95%) French Language
8 4 (1.56%) Back Office
8 4 (1.56%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.17%) Marketing
10 2 (0.78%) Legal
10 2 (0.78%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 126 (49.03%) Developer
2 73 (28.40%) Analyst
3 53 (20.62%) Risk Analyst
4 46 (17.90%) Business Analyst
5 40 (15.56%) Market Risk Analyst
6 38 (14.79%) Market Risk Developer
7 37 (14.40%) Quantitative Developer
8 36 (14.01%) Java Developer
9 33 (12.84%) Risk Business Analyst
10 29 (11.28%) Architect
10 29 (11.28%) C++ Developer
11 26 (10.12%) C# Developer
12 23 (8.95%) Market Risk Business Analyst
12 23 (8.95%) Market Risk Java Developer
13 22 (8.56%) Senior Developer
13 22 (8.56%) Solutions Architect
14 17 (6.61%) MATLAB Developer
15 15 (5.84%) Qualitative Analyst
15 15 (5.84%) Quantitative Analyst
16 14 (5.45%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (7.00%) .NET
2 11 (4.28%) Web Services
3 7 (2.72%) STL
3 7 (2.72%) WPF
3 7 (2.72%) XML
4 6 (2.33%) RESTful
4 6 (2.33%) WCF
5 5 (1.95%) Spring
6 4 (1.56%) AngularJS
6 4 (1.56%) CORBA
6 4 (1.56%) CSS
6 4 (1.56%) HTML
6 4 (1.56%) HTML5
6 4 (1.56%) J2EE
6 4 (1.56%) Node.js
6 4 (1.56%) XSD
7 3 (1.17%) ASP.NET
7 3 (1.17%) Backbone.js
7 3 (1.17%) CSS3
7 3 (1.17%) React
Miscellaneous
1 72 (28.02%) Credit Risk
2 54 (21.01%) Derivative
3 37 (14.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 29 (11.28%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (7.78%) Fixed Income
6 19 (7.39%) Equities
7 16 (6.23%) Computer Science
8 12 (4.67%) Algorithms
8 12 (4.67%) Management Information System
9 10 (3.89%) Credit Derivative
10 8 (3.11%) Taxonomies
11 7 (2.72%) Virtual Team
12 5 (1.95%) User Experience
13 4 (1.56%) OTC Derivatives
14 3 (1.17%) Grid Computing
15 2 (0.78%) Equity Derivative
16 1 (0.39%) Data Structures
16 1 (0.39%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 1 (0.39%) Reference Data
16 1 (0.39%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 19 (7.39%) Unix
2 10 (3.89%) Linux
3 6 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (29.18%) Risk Management
2 73 (28.40%) Mathematics
3 52 (20.23%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (16.73%) Analytics
5 42 (16.34%) OO
6 28 (10.89%) PnL Attribution
7 24 (9.34%) Multithreading
8 23 (8.95%) Physics
8 23 (8.95%) Project Management
9 22 (8.56%) Business Analysis
10 21 (8.17%) Quantitative Finance
10 21 (8.17%) Validation
11 20 (7.78%) Mathematical Modelling
11 20 (7.78%) Scrum
11 20 (7.78%) SDLC
12 19 (7.39%) OOP
12 19 (7.39%) Stress Testing
13 17 (6.61%) Data Modelling
13 17 (6.61%) Monte Carlo Method
14 15 (5.84%) Stochastic Modelling
Programming Languages
1 79 (30.74%) Java
2 69 (26.85%) C++
3 59 (22.96%) C#
4 43 (16.73%) SQL
5 34 (13.23%) Python
6 22 (8.56%) MATLAB
7 20 (7.78%) Scala
8 17 (6.61%) VBA
9 8 (3.11%) Haskell
9 8 (3.11%) Korn
10 7 (2.72%) Perl
11 6 (2.33%) C
12 3 (1.17%) R
13 2 (0.78%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.78%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.39%) F#
14 1 (0.39%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.39%) VB
14 1 (0.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (12.84%) Degree
2 14 (5.45%) PhD
3 3 (1.17%) CBAP
3 3 (1.17%) ISEB
3 3 (1.17%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 2 (0.78%) CFA
5 1 (0.39%) MBA
5 1 (0.39%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.45%) MiFID
2 10 (3.89%) Basel III
2 10 (3.89%) Dodd-Frank
2 10 (3.89%) QA
3 6 (2.33%) PMO
4 5 (1.95%) Data Quality
5 4 (1.56%) EMIR
5 4 (1.56%) Solvency II
6 3 (1.17%) SLA
7 2 (0.78%) Basel II
7 2 (0.78%) IFRS
7 2 (0.78%) IFRS 9
8 1 (0.39%) FATCA
System Software
1 3 (1.17%) HDFS
2 1 (0.39%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.39%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 5 (1.95%) Puppet
2 1 (0.39%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 30 (11.67%) Oracle
2 13 (5.06%) Microsoft
3 9 (3.50%) Sybase
4 7 (2.72%) Algorithmics
5 3 (1.17%) Cloudera
5 3 (1.17%) TIBCO
6 2 (0.78%) GoldenSource
6 2 (0.78%) IBM
6 2 (0.78%) Infragistics
6 2 (0.78%) Murex
6 2 (0.78%) Perforce
6 2 (0.78%) Vertica
7 1 (0.39%) BISAM
7 1 (0.39%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.39%) Google
7 1 (0.39%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.39%) Reuters
7 1 (0.39%) SAP
7 1 (0.39%) Sophis
7 1 (0.39%) StatPro
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