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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Market Risk
Rank 339 220 226
Rank change year-on-year
-119 +6
Contract jobs citing Market Risk 112 243 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.49% 1.03% 0.96%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.33% 2.76% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 203 164
Median daily rate £675 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £400 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £675 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £538 £425
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +26.47%
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
8395 8789 9202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.47% 37.10% 37.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 5918 6095 6144
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 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 161 186
Median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.60% +14.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £13.00 £14.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.93 £52.17 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £19.58 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.46% +3.05%

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 August 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 26 August 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 -13 32 £675 +22.72% 10
Canary Wharf +2 2 £350 -17.64%
Romford - 1 - -
Market Risk
England

Market Risk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 August 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.

1 145 (61.70%) Finance
2 129 (54.89%) Banking
3 81 (34.47%) Investment Banking
4 76 (32.34%) Credit Risk
5 69 (29.36%) SQL
6 66 (28.09%) Risk Management
7 63 (26.81%) Front Office
8 59 (25.11%) Agile Software Development
9 46 (19.57%) C#
10 43 (18.30%) Java
11 39 (16.60%) Derivative
12 34 (14.47%) Business Analysis
12 34 (14.47%) Murex
13 29 (12.34%) Python
13 29 (12.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 29 (12.34%) Analytical Skills
14 27 (11.49%) Project Management
15 26 (11.06%) Degree
16 24 (10.21%) .NET
17 23 (9.79%) SQL Server
17 23 (9.79%) Data Modelling
18 22 (9.36%) Data Analysis
18 22 (9.36%) C++
18 22 (9.36%) Oracle
19 20 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
20 19 (8.09%) Scrum
21 18 (7.66%) Data Warehouse
21 18 (7.66%) Stress Testing
22 17 (7.23%) Big Data
22 17 (7.23%) Equities

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 (3.83%) Apache Spark
2 8 (3.40%) SAS
3 5 (2.13%) Oracle Coherence
3 5 (2.13%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.70%) Confluence
5 3 (1.28%) Jetty
5 3 (1.28%) nginx
6 2 (0.85%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (0.43%) IIS
7 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.83%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.70%) MS Office
5 3 (1.28%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.55%) Summit
2 4 (1.70%) Front Arena
3 2 (0.85%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.28%) Internet
2 1 (0.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (9.79%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.66%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (7.23%) Big Data
4 14 (5.96%) Hadoop
5 10 (4.26%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (3.83%) Data Mart
6 9 (3.83%) Relational Database
7 8 (3.40%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (3.40%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (2.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (2.55%) Star Schema
10 4 (1.70%) Apache Hive
10 4 (1.70%) Data Mining
10 4 (1.70%) Power BI
10 4 (1.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (1.28%) Impala
11 3 (1.28%) Neo4j
11 3 (1.28%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.28%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (3.83%) JIRA
1 9 (3.83%) Maven
2 8 (3.40%) JUnit
3 7 (2.98%) Subversion
4 5 (2.13%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.70%) Ant
5 4 (1.70%) Cucumber
5 4 (1.70%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.70%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.28%) Mockito
6 3 (1.28%) PowerDesigner
6 3 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.85%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.85%) SonarQube
7 2 (0.85%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (0.85%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.43%) Hudson
8 1 (0.43%) JSUnit
8 1 (0.43%) NUnit
8 1 (0.43%) SpecFlow
General
1 145 (61.70%) Finance
2 129 (54.89%) Banking
3 81 (34.47%) Investment Banking
4 63 (26.81%) Front Office
5 8 (3.40%) Legal
6 4 (1.70%) Back Office
7 2 (0.85%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.85%) French Language
7 2 (0.85%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.43%) Advertising
8 1 (0.43%) Retail
8 1 (0.43%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 87 (37.02%) Analyst
2 81 (34.47%) Developer
3 63 (26.81%) Business Analyst
4 60 (25.53%) Risk Analyst
5 43 (18.30%) Risk Business Analyst
6 40 (17.02%) Market Risk Analyst
7 30 (12.77%) Project Manager
8 27 (11.49%) Market Risk Business Analyst
9 23 (9.79%) Java Developer
10 22 (9.36%) Senior Developer
11 19 (8.09%) C# Developer
12 18 (7.66%) Risk Manager
13 17 (7.23%) Python Developer
13 17 (7.23%) SQL Developer
14 15 (6.38%) Market Risk Developer
15 14 (5.96%) Banking Analyst
15 14 (5.96%) Quantitative Developer
16 13 (5.53%) Qualitative Analyst
16 13 (5.53%) Quantitative Analyst
17 12 (5.11%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (10.21%) .NET
2 13 (5.53%) WPF
3 11 (4.68%) Spring
4 7 (2.98%) ASP.NET
4 7 (2.98%) REST
4 7 (2.98%) Web Services
5 6 (2.55%) XML
6 4 (1.70%) GWT
6 4 (1.70%) JNI
7 3 (1.28%) .NET Framework
7 3 (1.28%) AngularJS
7 3 (1.28%) CSS
7 3 (1.28%) CSS3
7 3 (1.28%) HTML5
7 3 (1.28%) JDBC
7 3 (1.28%) JSON
7 3 (1.28%) Murex MxML
7 3 (1.28%) Node.js
7 3 (1.28%) SOAP
7 3 (1.28%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 76 (32.34%) Credit Risk
2 39 (16.60%) Derivative
3 29 (12.34%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (12.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 17 (7.23%) Equities
5 16 (6.81%) Fixed Income
6 14 (5.96%) Mathematics
7 11 (4.68%) Credit Derivative
8 10 (4.26%) Physics
9 9 (3.83%) Computer Science
10 8 (3.40%) Algorithms
11 7 (2.98%) Management Information System
12 6 (2.55%) Economics
12 6 (2.55%) Reference Data
13 4 (1.70%) Data Structures
13 4 (1.70%) Taxonomies
13 4 (1.70%) User Experience
14 3 (1.28%) Equity Derivative
14 3 (1.28%) Grid Computing
14 3 (1.28%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.68%) Unix
2 7 (2.98%) Windows
3 3 (1.28%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.85%) Linux
5 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (28.09%) Risk Management
2 59 (25.11%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (14.47%) Business Analysis
4 27 (11.49%) Project Management
5 23 (9.79%) Data Modelling
6 22 (9.36%) Data Analysis
7 20 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (8.09%) Scrum
9 18 (7.66%) Stress Testing
10 16 (6.81%) SDLC
10 16 (6.81%) User Acceptance Testing
10 16 (6.81%) Validation
11 15 (6.38%) Analytics
12 14 (5.96%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (5.53%) Migration
14 12 (5.11%) Multithreading
15 11 (4.68%) OO
16 10 (4.26%) Data Management
16 10 (4.26%) OOP
16 10 (4.26%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 69 (29.36%) SQL
2 46 (19.57%) C#
3 43 (18.30%) Java
4 29 (12.34%) Python
5 22 (9.36%) C++
6 10 (4.26%) Haskell
6 10 (4.26%) Scala
7 9 (3.83%) VBA
8 7 (2.98%) R
9 5 (2.13%) JavaScript
9 5 (2.13%) Perl
10 4 (1.70%) Korn
10 4 (1.70%) MATLAB
11 3 (1.28%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.85%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.43%) C
13 1 (0.43%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.43%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (11.06%) Degree
2 3 (1.28%) PhD
3 2 (0.85%) CFA
3 2 (0.85%) PMI Certification
3 2 (0.85%) PMP
3 2 (0.85%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.68%) QA
2 9 (3.83%) Basel III
3 8 (3.40%) MiFID
4 7 (2.98%) COREP
4 7 (2.98%) CRD IV
4 7 (2.98%) EMIR
5 5 (2.13%) Basel II
6 3 (1.28%) AIFMD
6 3 (1.28%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.85%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.85%) FATCA
8 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (1.70%) Platform Symphony
2 1 (0.43%) HDFS
2 1 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (0.85%) Control-M
1 2 (0.85%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.43%) Puppet
2 1 (0.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (14.47%) Murex
2 22 (9.36%) Oracle
3 9 (3.83%) Calypso
3 9 (3.83%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.13%) Sybase
5 4 (1.70%) Algorithmics
6 3 (1.28%) IBM
6 3 (1.28%) Sophis
7 2 (0.85%) Sonatype
7 2 (0.85%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.43%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.43%) GoldenSource
8 1 (0.43%) HP
8 1 (0.43%) Informatica
8 1 (0.43%) Reuters
8 1 (0.43%) SAP
8 1 (0.43%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.43%) VMware
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