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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Market Risk
Rank 306 256 246
Rank change year-on-year
-50 -10
Contract jobs citing Market Risk 115 185 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.54% 0.79% 0.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.47% 2.18% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 158 150
Median daily rate £625 £600 £546
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £418 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £675 £639
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £538 £544
% change year-on-year
-6.97% -1.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £65.00 - -
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
7837 8497 8893
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.71% 36.48% 38.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5576 5943 6101
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 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 142 157
Median hourly rate £20.26 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.30% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.20 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £52.17 £43.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -12.04%

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 26 June 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Market Risk across the London region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Market Risk Hourly Rate Histogram 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 26 June 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 +2 19 £675 +16.88% 8
Romford - 2 - -
Canary Wharf +2 1 £350 -17.06%
Market Risk
England

Market Risk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 175 (67.57%) Finance
2 136 (52.51%) Banking
3 94 (36.29%) Investment Banking
4 93 (35.91%) Credit Risk
5 89 (34.36%) Risk Management
6 64 (24.71%) Front Office
7 59 (22.78%) Derivative
8 57 (22.01%) SQL
9 53 (20.46%) Agile Software Development
10 52 (20.08%) C#
11 43 (16.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 38 (14.67%) Murex
13 36 (13.90%) Stress Testing
14 35 (13.51%) Java
15 32 (12.36%) Business Analysis
16 28 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
16 28 (10.81%) Project Management
17 27 (10.42%) C++
17 27 (10.42%) Fixed Income
17 27 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
18 26 (10.04%) Oracle
18 26 (10.04%) SQL Server
19 25 (9.65%) Data Modelling
19 25 (9.65%) Stakeholder Management
20 24 (9.27%) Scrum
20 24 (9.27%) Degree
21 23 (8.88%) Analytics
21 23 (8.88%) Credit Derivative
21 23 (8.88%) Validation
22 22 (8.49%) Migration

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 9 (3.47%) SAS
2 6 (2.32%) Apache Spark
3 5 (1.93%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.54%) Oracle Coherence
5 3 (1.16%) Confluence
5 3 (1.16%) Jetty
5 3 (1.16%) nginx
5 3 (1.16%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.77%) IIS
7 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.39%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.39%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (3.86%) Spreadsheet
2 6 (2.32%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.77%) MS Office
3 2 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.39%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (2.70%) Summit
2 4 (1.54%) Front Arena
3 1 (0.39%) Adaptiv
3 1 (0.39%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.16%) 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%) VoIP
2 1 (0.39%) VPN
2 1 (0.39%) WAN
2 1 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
2 26 (10.04%) SQL Server
3 16 (6.18%) Big Data
4 12 (4.63%) Relational Database
5 11 (4.25%) Star Schema
6 10 (3.86%) Hadoop
6 10 (3.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (3.47%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (2.32%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (2.32%) Oracle Database
8 6 (2.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.54%) Apache Hive
10 4 (1.54%) Data Mining
10 4 (1.54%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.54%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (1.16%) Impala
11 3 (1.16%) MySQL
11 3 (1.16%) Neo4j
11 3 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 10 (3.86%) Maven
2 7 (2.70%) JIRA
2 7 (2.70%) JUnit
2 7 (2.70%) PowerDesigner
3 6 (2.32%) Subversion
4 4 (1.54%) Ant
5 3 (1.16%) Cucumber
5 3 (1.16%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.16%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.16%) Mockito
5 3 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.16%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.77%) Grunt
6 2 (0.77%) Jasmine
6 2 (0.77%) Mocha
7 1 (0.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.39%) Hudson
7 1 (0.39%) jMock
7 1 (0.39%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.39%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 175 (67.57%) Finance
2 136 (52.51%) Banking
3 94 (36.29%) Investment Banking
4 64 (24.71%) Front Office
5 11 (4.25%) Legal
6 10 (3.86%) Back Office
7 3 (1.16%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.77%) Advertising
8 2 (0.77%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.39%) French Language
9 1 (0.39%) Retail
9 1 (0.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 107 (41.31%) Analyst
2 81 (31.27%) Business Analyst
3 68 (26.25%) Developer
3 68 (26.25%) Risk Analyst
4 47 (18.15%) Risk Business Analyst
5 44 (16.99%) Market Risk Analyst
6 34 (13.13%) Risk Manager
7 33 (12.74%) Market Risk Business Analyst
8 26 (10.04%) Project Manager
9 24 (9.27%) Banking Analyst
10 20 (7.72%) Java Developer
11 18 (6.95%) SQL Developer
12 17 (6.56%) C# Developer
12 17 (6.56%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
12 17 (6.56%) Market Risk Developer
12 17 (6.56%) Murex Analyst
13 15 (5.79%) Senior Developer
14 14 (5.41%) Data Modeller
14 14 (5.41%) Murex Business Analyst
14 14 (5.41%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (8.11%) .NET
2 9 (3.47%) Spring
2 9 (3.47%) WPF
3 8 (3.09%) Web Services
4 7 (2.70%) XML
5 6 (2.32%) REST
6 5 (1.93%) AngularJS
6 5 (1.93%) CSS
6 5 (1.93%) HTML
6 5 (1.93%) HTML5
6 5 (1.93%) Node.js
6 5 (1.93%) WCF
7 4 (1.54%) CSS3
7 4 (1.54%) GWT
7 4 (1.54%) JSON
8 3 (1.16%) J2EE
8 3 (1.16%) JDBC
8 3 (1.16%) SOAP
8 3 (1.16%) Struts
8 3 (1.16%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 93 (35.91%) Credit Risk
2 59 (22.78%) Derivative
3 43 (16.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 27 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (10.42%) Fixed Income
5 23 (8.88%) Credit Derivative
6 21 (8.11%) Mathematics
7 18 (6.95%) Equities
8 9 (3.47%) Grid Computing
9 8 (3.09%) Hedge funds
9 8 (3.09%) Physics
10 7 (2.70%) Computer Science
10 7 (2.70%) Management Information System
11 6 (2.32%) Data Structures
11 6 (2.32%) Equity Derivative
12 5 (1.93%) OTC Derivatives
12 5 (1.93%) User Experience
13 4 (1.54%) Algorithms
13 4 (1.54%) Economics
13 4 (1.54%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.32%) Windows
2 5 (1.93%) Unix
3 4 (1.54%) Linux
4 3 (1.16%) Windows Server
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 89 (34.36%) Risk Management
2 53 (20.46%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (13.90%) Stress Testing
4 32 (12.36%) Business Analysis
5 28 (10.81%) Project Management
6 25 (9.65%) Data Modelling
6 25 (9.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (9.27%) Scrum
8 23 (8.88%) Analytics
8 23 (8.88%) Validation
9 22 (8.49%) Data Analysis
9 22 (8.49%) Migration
9 22 (8.49%) SDLC
10 19 (7.34%) Quantitative Finance
11 18 (6.95%) User Acceptance Testing
12 15 (5.79%) Continuous Delivery
12 15 (5.79%) Monte Carlo Method
13 14 (5.41%) Data Management
14 13 (5.02%) Logical Data Model
15 12 (4.63%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 57 (22.01%) SQL
2 52 (20.08%) C#
3 35 (13.51%) Java
4 27 (10.42%) C++
5 18 (6.95%) Python
6 13 (5.02%) VBA
7 7 (2.70%) Haskell
7 7 (2.70%) JavaScript
8 6 (2.32%) Scala
9 5 (1.93%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.54%) MATLAB
10 4 (1.54%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.54%) R
10 4 (1.54%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.16%) ANSI SQL
11 3 (1.16%) Perl
11 3 (1.16%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.77%) Korn
13 1 (0.39%) C
13 1 (0.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (9.27%) Degree
2 11 (4.25%) PhD
3 4 (1.54%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.16%) CFA
5 2 (0.77%) PMP
5 2 (0.77%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.39%) CISM
6 1 (0.39%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.56%) QA
2 12 (4.63%) MiFID
3 10 (3.86%) EMIR
4 7 (2.70%) AIFMD
4 7 (2.70%) Basel III
4 7 (2.70%) COREP
4 7 (2.70%) CRD IV
5 6 (2.32%) Data Quality
6 5 (1.93%) Basel II
7 3 (1.16%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (1.16%) Platform Symphony
2 1 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (1.16%) Control-M
2 2 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.39%) SCCM
3 1 (0.39%) TIBCO Hawk
3 1 (0.39%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (14.67%) Murex
2 26 (10.04%) Oracle
3 19 (7.34%) Calypso
4 10 (3.86%) Algorithmics
5 7 (2.70%) Microsoft
6 6 (2.32%) Sophis
6 6 (2.32%) Sybase
7 2 (0.77%) Bloomberg
7 2 (0.77%) CheckPoint
7 2 (0.77%) IBM
7 2 (0.77%) VMware
8 1 (0.39%) Cisco
8 1 (0.39%) HP
8 1 (0.39%) Informatica
8 1 (0.39%) Mitel
8 1 (0.39%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.39%) Reuters
8 1 (0.39%) SAP
8 1 (0.39%) SunGard
8 1 (0.39%) TIBCO
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