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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Market Risk
Rank 439 395 255
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -140
Contract jobs citing Market Risk 152 176 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.35% 0.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.97% 1.11% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 135 198
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£600 £533 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -7.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £638 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £538 £565 £575
% change year-on-year
-4.86% -1.73%
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
15648 15811 13621
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.86% 31.80% 31.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 9733 9969 8336
Average daily rate £425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £235 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 579 620 585
Average hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% -16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.91 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 5 May 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 5 May 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -7 147 £600 +12.67% 17
South East - 3 £550 - 2
East Midlands -10 1 £550 -2.65%
Yorkshire - 1 £400 -
Market Risk
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Market Risk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 179 (57.19%) Banking
2 135 (43.13%) Investment Banking
3 117 (37.38%) Risk Management
3 117 (37.38%) Finance
4 111 (35.46%) SQL
5 77 (24.60%) Stress Testing
6 75 (23.96%) Credit Risk
7 68 (21.73%) Java
8 58 (18.53%) Data Modelling
9 55 (17.57%) Front Office
10 53 (16.93%) Degree
11 47 (15.02%) Agile Software Development
12 46 (14.70%) Project Management
13 38 (12.14%) C#
14 34 (10.86%) Business Analysis
14 34 (10.86%) MS Excel
15 33 (10.54%) SQL Server
16 31 (9.90%) Integration Testing
17 30 (9.58%) Big Data
17 30 (9.58%) .NET
18 28 (8.95%) Oracle
18 28 (8.95%) Hadoop
19 27 (8.63%) Derivative
20 26 (8.31%) C++
20 26 (8.31%) Analytical Skills
21 22 (7.03%) VBA
22 21 (6.71%) OO
22 21 (6.71%) Microsoft
22 21 (6.71%) Fixed Income
22 21 (6.71%) Relational Database

Market Risk
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 11 (3.51%) Oracle Coherence
2 6 (1.92%) Node.js
3 5 (1.60%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.28%) Apache Spark
5 3 (0.96%) SAS
5 3 (0.96%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.64%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.32%) GemFire
7 1 (0.32%) IIS
7 1 (0.32%) JBoss
7 1 (0.32%) Apache
7 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.32%) CMS
7 1 (0.32%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.32%) Confluence
Applications
1 34 (10.86%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.19%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (2.56%) MS Office
4 7 (2.24%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (1.60%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.96%) Summit
2 1 (0.32%) SAP Bank Analyzer
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.32%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.96%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (10.54%) SQL Server
2 30 (9.58%) Big Data
3 28 (8.95%) Hadoop
4 21 (6.71%) Relational Database
5 11 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (3.51%) RDBMS
5 11 (3.51%) Oracle Database
6 8 (2.56%) Impala
6 8 (2.56%) Apache Hive
6 8 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (2.24%) MS Access
7 7 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (1.60%) HBase
10 4 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.96%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.96%) OLAP
11 3 (0.96%) QlikView
12 2 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 12 (3.83%) Maven
2 7 (2.24%) Subversion
3 4 (1.28%) JUnit
3 4 (1.28%) jMock
3 4 (1.28%) Mocha
3 4 (1.28%) Jasmine
3 4 (1.28%) Grunt
4 3 (0.96%) Hudson
4 3 (0.96%) CruiseControl
5 2 (0.64%) JIRA
6 1 (0.32%) Selenium
6 1 (0.32%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.32%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.32%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.32%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.32%) Jenkins
General
1 179 (57.19%) Banking
2 135 (43.13%) Investment Banking
3 117 (37.38%) Finance
4 55 (17.57%) Front Office
5 11 (3.51%) Retail
6 8 (2.56%) Legal
7 6 (1.92%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.60%) Back Office
9 2 (0.64%) French Language
10 1 (0.32%) Japanese Language
10 1 (0.32%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.32%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 141 (45.05%) Analyst
2 106 (33.87%) Business Analyst
3 93 (29.71%) Developer
4 74 (23.64%) Market Risk Analyst
5 64 (20.45%) Market Risk Business Analyst
6 63 (20.13%) Risk Analyst
7 44 (14.06%) Market Analyst
8 42 (13.42%) Banking Business Analyst
9 35 (11.18%) IT Business Analyst
10 33 (10.54%) Project Manager
11 25 (7.99%) Java Developer
12 21 (6.71%) Senior Developer
13 15 (4.79%) Architect
14 13 (4.15%) Risk Manager
15 12 (3.83%) C# Developer
16 11 (3.51%) Credit Risk Analyst
17 10 (3.19%) Scala Developer
18 8 (2.56%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
19 7 (2.24%) Credit Risk Project Manager
19 7 (2.24%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (9.58%) .NET
2 16 (5.11%) HTML
2 16 (5.11%) HTML5
3 14 (4.47%) Spring
4 10 (3.19%) WCF
5 9 (2.88%) JMS
6 8 (2.56%) CSS
6 8 (2.56%) J2EE
6 8 (2.56%) ASP.NET
6 8 (2.56%) WPF
6 8 (2.56%) Akka
7 6 (1.92%) Spring MVC
7 6 (1.92%) XBRL
8 5 (1.60%) Web Services
8 5 (1.60%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (1.60%) REST
9 4 (1.28%) AngularJS
9 4 (1.28%) Hibernate
9 4 (1.28%) WF
9 4 (1.28%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 75 (23.96%) Credit Risk
2 27 (8.63%) Derivative
3 26 (8.31%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (6.71%) Fixed Income
5 20 (6.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 13 (4.15%) Equities
7 10 (3.19%) Computer Science
8 7 (2.24%) Equity Derivative
8 7 (2.24%) Mathematics
8 7 (2.24%) Management Information System
8 7 (2.24%) Grid Computing
9 5 (1.60%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 4 (1.28%) Replication
10 4 (1.28%) User Experience
11 2 (0.64%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.64%) Credit Derivative
11 2 (0.64%) Economics
11 2 (0.64%) Physics
12 1 (0.32%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.32%) Equity Risk
Operating Systems
1 11 (3.51%) Linux
2 9 (2.88%) UNIX
2 9 (2.88%) Windows
3 2 (0.64%) Windows XP
3 2 (0.64%) Windows Vista
3 2 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (0.64%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (37.38%) Risk Management
2 77 (24.60%) Stress Testing
3 58 (18.53%) Data Modelling
4 47 (15.02%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (14.70%) Project Management
6 34 (10.86%) Business Analysis
7 31 (9.90%) Integration Testing
8 21 (6.71%) OO
9 18 (5.75%) Validation
10 17 (5.43%) Analytics
11 15 (4.79%) UML
12 14 (4.47%) MVC
12 14 (4.47%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (4.47%) Multithreading
12 14 (4.47%) Monte Carlo Method
13 12 (3.83%) User Acceptance Testing
13 12 (3.83%) TDD
13 12 (3.83%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (3.51%) Scrum
14 11 (3.51%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 111 (35.46%) SQL
2 68 (21.73%) Java
3 38 (12.14%) C#
4 26 (8.31%) C++
5 22 (7.03%) VBA
6 16 (5.11%) Scala
7 14 (4.47%) JavaScript
8 10 (3.19%) Python
9 6 (1.92%) Perl
9 6 (1.92%) PHP
9 6 (1.92%) PL/SQL
10 5 (1.60%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.96%) C
12 2 (0.64%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.64%) VB
13 1 (0.32%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.32%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.32%) Korn
13 1 (0.32%) XPath
Qualifications
1 53 (16.93%) Degree
2 2 (0.64%) Security Cleared
2 2 (0.64%) IIBA
3 1 (0.32%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.32%) MCT
3 1 (0.32%) PhD
3 1 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.32%) PMP
3 1 (0.32%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.32%) MBA
3 1 (0.32%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.88%) Basel III
2 7 (2.24%) QA
3 5 (1.60%) Basel II
3 5 (1.60%) COREP
3 5 (1.60%) FINREP
4 3 (0.96%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.64%) EMIR
5 2 (0.64%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.32%) MiFID
6 1 (0.32%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (2.24%) HDFS
2 6 (1.92%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.32%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 5 (1.60%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (1.60%) Oozie
2 2 (0.64%) SCCM
3 1 (0.32%) Control-M
3 1 (0.32%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 28 (8.95%) Oracle
2 21 (6.71%) Microsoft
3 14 (4.47%) Murex
4 10 (3.19%) Sybase
5 6 (1.92%) BT
6 3 (0.96%) DataSynapse
6 3 (0.96%) Business Objects
7 2 (0.64%) Calypso
7 2 (0.64%) Informatica
7 2 (0.64%) DevExpress
7 2 (0.64%) Reuters
7 2 (0.64%) Bloomberg
7 2 (0.64%) Tableau
7 2 (0.64%) Vertica
8 1 (0.32%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.32%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.32%) Datameer
8 1 (0.32%) Hadapt
8 1 (0.32%) MapR
8 1 (0.32%) Platfora
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