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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Market Risk
Rank 506 410 385
Rank change year-on-year
-96 -25
Contract jobs citing Market Risk 117 222 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.43% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.70% 1.31% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 193 155
Median daily rate £650 £575 £543
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% +5.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £406 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £675 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £538 £425
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +26.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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
16740 16909 16025
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.56% 32.77% 32.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 10908 10827 9821
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 591 664 645
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -97 112 £650 +13.04% 17
South East +4 3 £650 +8.33%
West Midlands - 1 £350 -
East of England - 1 - -
Market Risk
UK

Market Risk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 164 (64.06%) Finance
2 141 (55.08%) Banking
3 97 (37.89%) Investment Banking
4 85 (33.20%) Credit Risk
5 80 (31.25%) Risk Management
6 68 (26.56%) Front Office
7 58 (22.66%) SQL
8 48 (18.75%) C#
8 48 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
9 47 (18.36%) Derivative
10 41 (16.02%) Murex
11 40 (15.63%) Java
12 37 (14.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 37 (14.45%) Analytical Skills
13 30 (11.72%) Data Warehouse
13 30 (11.72%) Business Analysis
14 29 (11.33%) Data Modelling
14 29 (11.33%) Stress Testing
15 28 (10.94%) Project Management
15 28 (10.94%) Fixed Income
16 27 (10.55%) Oracle
17 26 (10.16%) Stakeholder Management
18 25 (9.77%) C++
19 24 (9.38%) Python
20 23 (8.98%) Degree
21 22 (8.59%) Validation
21 22 (8.59%) Data Analysis
21 22 (8.59%) SQL Server
22 19 (7.42%) Equities
22 19 (7.42%) SDLC

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 14 (5.47%) SAS
2 7 (2.73%) Apache Spark
3 5 (1.95%) Oracle Coherence
3 5 (1.95%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.17%) Confluence
4 3 (1.17%) Jetty
4 3 (1.17%) nginx
4 3 (1.17%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.39%) IIS
5 1 (0.39%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.39%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (3.91%) Spreadsheet
2 8 (3.13%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.17%) MS Office
3 3 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.78%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.39%) MS Project
5 1 (0.39%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (3.91%) Summit
2 4 (1.56%) Front Arena
3 2 (0.78%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.39%) Adaptiv
4 1 (0.39%) Endur
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.17%) Internet
2 1 (0.39%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (0.39%) Firewall
2 1 (0.39%) LAN
2 1 (0.39%) SAN
2 1 (0.39%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.39%) VoIP
2 1 (0.39%) VPN
2 1 (0.39%) WAN
2 1 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (11.72%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (8.59%) SQL Server
3 13 (5.08%) Big Data
4 12 (4.69%) Hadoop
5 11 (4.30%) Star Schema
6 10 (3.91%) Relational Database
7 9 (3.52%) Data Mart
7 9 (3.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (3.52%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (1.95%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.56%) Apache Hive
10 4 (1.56%) Data Mining
10 4 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.17%) Impala
11 3 (1.17%) Neo4j
11 3 (1.17%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.17%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.17%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (3.52%) Maven
2 7 (2.73%) JIRA
2 7 (2.73%) JUnit
2 7 (2.73%) PowerDesigner
3 4 (1.56%) Ant
3 4 (1.56%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.56%) Subversion
4 3 (1.17%) Cucumber
4 3 (1.17%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.17%) Mockito
4 3 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.17%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.78%) SoapUI
5 2 (0.78%) SonarQube
5 2 (0.78%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.39%) Hudson
6 1 (0.39%) jMock
6 1 (0.39%) NUnit
6 1 (0.39%) SpecFlow
General
1 164 (64.06%) Finance
2 141 (55.08%) Banking
3 97 (37.89%) Investment Banking
4 68 (26.56%) Front Office
5 10 (3.91%) Legal
6 7 (2.73%) Back Office
7 3 (1.17%) Retail
8 2 (0.78%) Advertising
8 2 (0.78%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.78%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.78%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.39%) French Language
9 1 (0.39%) Marketing
9 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.39%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 103 (40.23%) Analyst
2 76 (29.69%) Business Analyst
3 73 (28.52%) Developer
4 70 (27.34%) Risk Analyst
5 48 (18.75%) Risk Business Analyst
6 46 (17.97%) Market Risk Analyst
7 33 (12.89%) Market Risk Business Analyst
8 26 (10.16%) Project Manager
9 24 (9.38%) Banking Analyst
10 23 (8.98%) Java Developer
11 21 (8.20%) Risk Manager
12 18 (7.03%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
13 17 (6.64%) Senior Developer
14 16 (6.25%) SQL Developer
15 15 (5.86%) C# Developer
15 15 (5.86%) Market Risk Developer
16 14 (5.47%) Data Modeller
16 14 (5.47%) Murex Analyst
17 13 (5.08%) Architect
17 13 (5.08%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (7.03%) .NET
2 11 (4.30%) Spring
3 8 (3.13%) WPF
4 7 (2.73%) REST
5 6 (2.34%) Web Services
6 4 (1.56%) GWT
6 4 (1.56%) JNI
6 4 (1.56%) Murex MxML
7 3 (1.17%) AngularJS
7 3 (1.17%) CSS
7 3 (1.17%) CSS3
7 3 (1.17%) HTML
7 3 (1.17%) HTML5
7 3 (1.17%) J2EE
7 3 (1.17%) JDBC
7 3 (1.17%) JSON
7 3 (1.17%) Node.js
7 3 (1.17%) Struts2
7 3 (1.17%) WCF
7 3 (1.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 85 (33.20%) Credit Risk
2 47 (18.36%) Derivative
3 37 (14.45%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (14.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 28 (10.94%) Fixed Income
5 19 (7.42%) Equities
6 17 (6.64%) Credit Derivative
6 17 (6.64%) Mathematics
7 8 (3.13%) Management Information System
7 8 (3.13%) Physics
8 6 (2.34%) Computer Science
8 6 (2.34%) Hedge funds
9 5 (1.95%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.95%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.95%) Equity Derivative
10 4 (1.56%) Economics
10 4 (1.56%) User Experience
11 3 (1.17%) Fintech
11 3 (1.17%) Mobile Banking
11 3 (1.17%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 10 (3.91%) Unix
2 5 (1.95%) Windows
3 4 (1.56%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.17%) Linux
5 1 (0.39%) AIX
5 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (31.25%) Risk Management
2 48 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (11.72%) Business Analysis
4 29 (11.33%) Data Modelling
4 29 (11.33%) Stress Testing
5 28 (10.94%) Project Management
6 26 (10.16%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (8.59%) Data Analysis
7 22 (8.59%) Validation
8 19 (7.42%) SDLC
9 18 (7.03%) Migration
10 17 (6.64%) Analytics
10 17 (6.64%) Scrum
11 15 (5.86%) Data Management
11 15 (5.86%) Quantitative Finance
11 15 (5.86%) User Acceptance Testing
12 13 (5.08%) Logical Data Model
13 12 (4.69%) Requirements Analysis
14 11 (4.30%) Monte Carlo Method
15 10 (3.91%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 58 (22.66%) SQL
2 48 (18.75%) C#
3 40 (15.63%) Java
4 25 (9.77%) C++
5 24 (9.38%) Python
6 10 (3.91%) VBA
7 8 (3.13%) Haskell
7 8 (3.13%) Scala
8 6 (2.34%) PL/SQL
9 5 (1.95%) JavaScript
9 5 (1.95%) MATLAB
9 5 (1.95%) R
10 4 (1.56%) Perl
11 3 (1.17%) ANSI SQL
11 3 (1.17%) Korn
11 3 (1.17%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.78%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.78%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.39%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (8.98%) Degree
2 7 (2.73%) PhD
3 2 (0.78%) CFA
3 2 (0.78%) PMI Certification
3 2 (0.78%) PMP
3 2 (0.78%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.64%) QA
2 11 (4.30%) MiFID
3 10 (3.91%) EMIR
4 7 (2.73%) Basel III
4 7 (2.73%) COREP
4 7 (2.73%) CRD IV
5 6 (2.34%) AIFMD
6 5 (1.95%) Basel II
6 5 (1.95%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.78%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.78%) FATCA
8 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (1.56%) Platform Symphony
2 1 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (0.78%) Control-M
1 2 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.78%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (0.39%) SCCM
2 1 (0.39%) WSUS
Vendors
1 41 (16.02%) Murex
2 27 (10.55%) Oracle
3 14 (5.47%) Calypso
4 9 (3.52%) Microsoft
5 7 (2.73%) Algorithmics
6 4 (1.56%) Sophis
6 4 (1.56%) Sybase
7 3 (1.17%) IBM
8 2 (0.78%) Sonatype
8 2 (0.78%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.78%) VMware
9 1 (0.39%) Bloomberg
9 1 (0.39%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.39%) DataFlux
9 1 (0.39%) HP
9 1 (0.39%) Mitel
9 1 (0.39%) OpenLink
9 1 (0.39%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.39%) SunGard
9 1 (0.39%) Teradata
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