The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Market Risk in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Market Risk over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Market Risk
Rank 334 228 220
Rank change year-on-year
-106 -8
Contract jobs citing Market Risk 105 235 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.47% 1.01% 0.93%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.29% 2.70% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 187 158
Median daily rate £650 £550 £553
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -0.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £419
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £685 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £438
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Market Risk
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
8112 8713 9258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.95% 37.58% 37.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 5691 6025 6328
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 159 215
Median hourly rate £17.25 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +8.57%

Market Risk
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Market Risk Jobs Demand Trend in London

Market Risk
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Market Risk Daily Rate Trend in London

Market Risk
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Market Risk across the London region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Market Risk Daily Rate Histogram in London

Market Risk
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Market Risk Hourly Rate Trend in London

Market Risk
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
City of London 0 35 £650 +18.18% 4
Canary Wharf -3 2 - -
Docklands, London +5 1 £650 +6.55%
Market Risk
England

Market Risk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 London region with a requirement for Market Risk.

1 127 (57.73%) Finance
2 109 (49.55%) Banking
3 67 (30.45%) Front Office
4 66 (30.00%) SQL
5 64 (29.09%) Investment Banking
6 60 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 60 (27.27%) Risk Management
7 58 (26.36%) Credit Risk
8 51 (23.18%) Java
9 43 (19.55%) C#
10 35 (15.91%) Python
10 35 (15.91%) Derivative
11 33 (15.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 30 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
13 29 (13.18%) Business Analysis
14 27 (12.27%) Degree
14 27 (12.27%) Murex
15 25 (11.36%) Project Management
16 24 (10.91%) C++
16 24 (10.91%) Big Data
16 24 (10.91%) Analytics
17 23 (10.45%) .NET
18 21 (9.55%) SQL Server
19 20 (9.09%) Data Analysis
20 19 (8.64%) Oracle
21 18 (8.18%) Hadoop
22 17 (7.73%) Computer Science
22 17 (7.73%) Equities
22 17 (7.73%) Scrum
23 16 (7.27%) Data Modelling

Market Risk
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 13 (5.91%) Apache Spark
2 9 (4.09%) SAS
3 4 (1.82%) Confluence
3 4 (1.82%) IBM HTTP Server
3 4 (1.82%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (0.91%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.91%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.45%) IIS
5 1 (0.45%) Jetty
5 1 (0.45%) nginx
5 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 11 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
2 5 (2.27%) MS Office
2 5 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.36%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.91%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.82%) Summit
2 2 (0.91%) Adaptiv
2 2 (0.91%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.45%) Findur
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.36%) Internet
2 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (10.91%) Big Data
2 21 (9.55%) SQL Server
3 18 (8.18%) Hadoop
4 10 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (4.09%) Data Mart
6 8 (3.64%) Relational Database
7 7 (3.18%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (3.18%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.82%) Data Lake
9 4 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.82%) HBase
9 4 (1.82%) Power BI
9 4 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.36%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.91%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.91%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.91%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.91%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (6.36%) JIRA
2 10 (4.55%) Subversion
3 9 (4.09%) Jenkins
3 9 (4.09%) JUnit
4 6 (2.73%) Cucumber
4 6 (2.73%) Git (software)
5 5 (2.27%) JSUnit
5 5 (2.27%) Maven
5 5 (2.27%) PHPUnit
6 3 (1.36%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.91%) NUnit
7 2 (0.91%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.91%) SonarQube
7 2 (0.91%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (0.91%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.45%) Ant
8 1 (0.45%) jMock
8 1 (0.45%) Mockito
8 1 (0.45%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 127 (57.73%) Finance
2 109 (49.55%) Banking
3 67 (30.45%) Front Office
4 64 (29.09%) Investment Banking
5 7 (3.18%) Legal
6 3 (1.36%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.36%) French Language
7 2 (0.91%) Marketing
7 2 (0.91%) Retail
7 2 (0.91%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.45%) Back Office
8 1 (0.45%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.45%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 88 (40.00%) Developer
2 78 (35.45%) Analyst
3 59 (26.82%) Risk Analyst
4 52 (23.64%) Business Analyst
5 42 (19.09%) Risk Business Analyst
6 41 (18.64%) Market Risk Analyst
7 31 (14.09%) Project Manager
8 28 (12.73%) Market Risk Business Analyst
9 25 (11.36%) Java Developer
10 22 (10.00%) Senior Developer
11 21 (9.55%) Python Developer
12 20 (9.09%) C# Developer
12 20 (9.09%) Quantitative Developer
13 17 (7.73%) Market Risk Developer
14 16 (7.27%) Risk Manager
15 14 (6.36%) Market Analyst
15 14 (6.36%) Qualitative Analyst
15 14 (6.36%) Quantitative Analyst
16 13 (5.91%) SQL Developer
17 12 (5.45%) Front Office Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (10.45%) .NET
2 12 (5.45%) WPF
3 8 (3.64%) ASP.NET
4 7 (3.18%) Spring
4 7 (3.18%) XML
5 6 (2.73%) REST
6 5 (2.27%) RESTful
6 5 (2.27%) Web Services
7 4 (1.82%) JNI
8 3 (1.36%) AngularJS
8 3 (1.36%) CSS
8 3 (1.36%) CSS3
8 3 (1.36%) HTML
8 3 (1.36%) HTML5
8 3 (1.36%) Murex MxML
8 3 (1.36%) Node.js
9 2 (0.91%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.91%) Akka
9 2 (0.91%) Backbone.js
9 2 (0.91%) React
Miscellaneous
1 58 (26.36%) Credit Risk
2 35 (15.91%) Derivative
3 33 (15.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 30 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (7.73%) Computer Science
5 17 (7.73%) Equities
6 15 (6.82%) Fixed Income
6 15 (6.82%) Mathematics
7 11 (5.00%) Physics
8 9 (4.09%) Algorithms
9 8 (3.64%) Economics
10 6 (2.73%) Reference Data
10 6 (2.73%) Statistics
10 6 (2.73%) Visualisation
11 5 (2.27%) Credit Derivative
11 5 (2.27%) Management Information System
11 5 (2.27%) Taxonomies
11 5 (2.27%) User Experience
12 3 (1.36%) Data Structures
12 3 (1.36%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.27%) Unix
2 10 (4.55%) Windows
3 3 (1.36%) Linux
3 3 (1.36%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
1 60 (27.27%) Risk Management
2 29 (13.18%) Business Analysis
3 25 (11.36%) Project Management
4 24 (10.91%) Analytics
5 20 (9.09%) Data Analysis
6 17 (7.73%) Scrum
7 16 (7.27%) Data Modelling
7 16 (7.27%) Validation
8 15 (6.82%) SDLC
9 14 (6.36%) OO
10 13 (5.91%) Multithreading
11 12 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (5.00%) TDD
13 10 (4.55%) BDD
13 10 (4.55%) Stress Testing
13 10 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
14 9 (4.09%) OOP
14 9 (4.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 66 (30.00%) SQL
2 51 (23.18%) Java
3 43 (19.55%) C#
4 35 (15.91%) Python
5 24 (10.91%) C++
6 15 (6.82%) Scala
7 11 (5.00%) VBA
8 10 (4.55%) Haskell
9 9 (4.09%) R
10 5 (2.27%) Korn
10 5 (2.27%) MATLAB
10 5 (2.27%) Perl
11 4 (1.82%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.91%) C
12 2 (0.91%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.91%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.45%) F#
13 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (12.27%) Degree
2 2 (0.91%) PhD
2 2 (0.91%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.45%) CFA
3 1 (0.45%) MBA
3 1 (0.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.55%) Basel III
2 8 (3.64%) QA
3 6 (2.73%) COREP
3 6 (2.73%) CRD IV
4 5 (2.27%) Basel II
5 4 (1.82%) MiFID
6 3 (1.36%) Dodd-Frank
6 3 (1.36%) EMIR
7 2 (0.91%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.91%) FATCA
8 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (1.82%) HDFS
1 4 (1.82%) Platform Symphony
2 1 (0.45%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 5 (2.27%) Puppet
2 2 (0.91%) TIBCO Hawk
3 1 (0.45%) Control-M
3 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.45%) SCCM
3 1 (0.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 27 (12.27%) Murex
2 19 (8.64%) Oracle
3 8 (3.64%) Microsoft
4 7 (3.18%) Sybase
5 4 (1.82%) IBM
6 3 (1.36%) Sophis
7 2 (0.91%) Bloomberg
7 2 (0.91%) Calypso
7 2 (0.91%) GoldenSource
7 2 (0.91%) Reuters
7 2 (0.91%) Sonatype
7 2 (0.91%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.45%) HP
8 1 (0.45%) Informatica
8 1 (0.45%) SAP
8 1 (0.45%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.45%) VMware
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