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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Market Risk
Rank 309 273 260
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -13
Contract jobs citing Market Risk 136 151 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.60% 0.68% 0.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.64% 1.85% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 119 138
Median daily rate £625 £600 £535
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +12.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £450 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £700 £641
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £513 £565
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -9.29%
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
8278 8142 8971
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.24% 36.46% 37.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5925 5516 6291
Median daily rate £475 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 125 162
Median hourly rate £22.00 £17.87 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.14% -14.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £14.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £48.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -6.74%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 3 May 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 +21 30 £644 +7.29% 5
Romford - 1 - -
Market Risk
England

Market Risk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 209 (68.08%) Finance
2 174 (56.68%) Banking
3 121 (39.41%) Investment Banking
4 103 (33.55%) Credit Risk
5 96 (31.27%) Risk Management
6 88 (28.66%) Front Office
7 85 (27.69%) SQL
8 80 (26.06%) Derivative
9 72 (23.45%) C#
10 59 (19.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 52 (16.94%) Agile Software Development
12 46 (14.98%) Stress Testing
13 44 (14.33%) Analytics
14 43 (14.01%) Murex
15 42 (13.68%) Degree
16 40 (13.03%) Fixed Income
16 40 (13.03%) SQL Server
17 38 (12.38%) .NET
18 37 (12.05%) Data Warehouse
19 35 (11.40%) C++
20 34 (11.07%) Migration
20 34 (11.07%) Business Analysis
21 33 (10.75%) Java
22 32 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
23 31 (10.10%) Validation
24 30 (9.77%) Calypso
25 29 (9.45%) Credit Derivative
26 28 (9.12%) Equities
26 28 (9.12%) Mathematics
26 28 (9.12%) QA

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 7 (2.28%) Apache Spark
1 7 (2.28%) Oracle Coherence
2 6 (1.95%) Node.js
3 5 (1.63%) SAS
3 5 (1.63%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.30%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.98%) GemFire
5 3 (0.98%) Jetty
5 3 (0.98%) nginx
6 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.33%) IIS
6 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (4.23%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.61%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (0.98%) MS Office
4 2 (0.65%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (4.23%) Summit
2 4 (1.30%) Front Arena
3 1 (0.33%) Adaptiv
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.33%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (0.33%) Firewall
1 1 (0.33%) LAN
1 1 (0.33%) SAN
1 1 (0.33%) VoIP
1 1 (0.33%) VPN
1 1 (0.33%) WAN
1 1 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (13.03%) SQL Server
2 37 (12.05%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (5.54%) Big Data
4 15 (4.89%) Relational Database
5 13 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (3.91%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (3.58%) Star Schema
8 8 (2.61%) NoSQL
8 8 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (2.28%) Hadoop
10 6 (1.95%) Data Mining
10 6 (1.95%) OLAP
10 6 (1.95%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.63%) MS Access
11 5 (1.63%) MySQL
11 5 (1.63%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.98%) Apache Hive
13 3 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 15 (4.89%) Maven
2 9 (2.93%) JUnit
3 8 (2.61%) Subversion
4 7 (2.28%) PowerDesigner
5 5 (1.63%) JIRA
6 4 (1.30%) Ant
6 4 (1.30%) Hudson
7 3 (0.98%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.98%) Git (software)
7 3 (0.98%) Grunt
7 3 (0.98%) Jasmine
7 3 (0.98%) Mocha
7 3 (0.98%) Mockito
7 3 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.98%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.33%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.33%) TestDirector
General
1 209 (68.08%) Finance
2 174 (56.68%) Banking
3 121 (39.41%) Investment Banking
4 88 (28.66%) Front Office
5 20 (6.51%) Back Office
6 9 (2.93%) Financial Institution
6 9 (2.93%) Legal
7 7 (2.28%) Corporate Banking
8 5 (1.63%) General Ledger
9 3 (0.98%) International Banking
10 2 (0.65%) Advertising
11 1 (0.33%) Retail
11 1 (0.33%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 130 (42.35%) Analyst
2 104 (33.88%) Business Analyst
3 93 (30.29%) Developer
4 79 (25.73%) Risk Analyst
5 63 (20.52%) Risk Business Analyst
6 42 (13.68%) Market Risk Analyst
7 37 (12.05%) Risk Manager
8 36 (11.73%) Banking Analyst
9 34 (11.07%) Market Risk Business Analyst
10 31 (10.10%) Market Risk Developer
11 30 (9.77%) C# Developer
12 28 (9.12%) Java Developer
13 26 (8.47%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
14 25 (8.14%) Project Manager
15 23 (7.49%) Report Analyst
16 22 (7.17%) SQL Developer
17 21 (6.84%) IT Analyst
18 20 (6.51%) Regulatory Business Analyst
19 19 (6.19%) IT Business Analyst
19 19 (6.19%) IT Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (12.38%) .NET
2 22 (7.17%) WPF
3 16 (5.21%) WCF
4 15 (4.89%) XML
5 14 (4.56%) Spring
6 12 (3.91%) ASP.NET
7 10 (3.26%) HTML
7 10 (3.26%) HTML5
7 10 (3.26%) Web Services
8 8 (2.61%) .NET Framework
8 8 (2.61%) AngularJS
9 7 (2.28%) FpML
10 6 (1.95%) CSS
11 5 (1.63%) MDX
12 4 (1.30%) ActiveMQ
12 4 (1.30%) CSS3
12 4 (1.30%) GWT
12 4 (1.30%) JSON
13 3 (0.98%) JDBC
13 3 (0.98%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 103 (33.55%) Credit Risk
2 80 (26.06%) Derivative
3 59 (19.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 40 (13.03%) Fixed Income
5 32 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
6 29 (9.45%) Credit Derivative
7 28 (9.12%) Equities
7 28 (9.12%) Mathematics
8 18 (5.86%) Hedge funds
9 16 (5.21%) Grid Computing
10 11 (3.58%) Equity Derivative
11 10 (3.26%) Management Information System
12 8 (2.61%) Physics
13 6 (1.95%) Data Structures
14 4 (1.30%) Computer Science
15 3 (0.98%) User Experience
16 2 (0.65%) N-Tier
16 2 (0.65%) PMI
16 2 (0.65%) Reference Data
16 2 (0.65%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (4.56%) Windows
2 9 (2.93%) Linux
3 7 (2.28%) Unix
4 2 (0.65%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (31.27%) Risk Management
2 52 (16.94%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (14.98%) Stress Testing
4 44 (14.33%) Analytics
5 34 (11.07%) Business Analysis
5 34 (11.07%) Migration
6 31 (10.10%) Validation
7 27 (8.79%) Project Management
8 25 (8.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 23 (7.49%) Scrum
10 22 (7.17%) Data Analysis
11 21 (6.84%) Data Modelling
11 21 (6.84%) User Acceptance Testing
12 20 (6.51%) Monte Carlo Method
13 18 (5.86%) SDLC
14 15 (4.89%) Automated Testing
14 15 (4.89%) Greeks
15 14 (4.56%) Risk Assessment
16 13 (4.23%) Algorithmic Trading
16 13 (4.23%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 85 (27.69%) SQL
2 72 (23.45%) C#
3 35 (11.40%) C++
4 33 (10.75%) Java
5 18 (5.86%) VBA
6 14 (4.56%) JavaScript
7 11 (3.58%) Python
8 9 (2.93%) MATLAB
9 7 (2.28%) T-SQL
10 6 (1.95%) Haskell
10 6 (1.95%) PowerShell
10 6 (1.95%) R
11 5 (1.63%) Scala
12 4 (1.30%) Korn
12 4 (1.30%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.30%) VB
12 4 (1.30%) VC++
13 3 (0.98%) ANSI SQL
13 3 (0.98%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.65%) C
Qualifications
1 42 (13.68%) Degree
2 14 (4.56%) PhD
3 4 (1.30%) PMI Certification
4 3 (0.98%) CFA
5 2 (0.65%) CISM
5 2 (0.65%) CISSP
5 2 (0.65%) PMP
5 2 (0.65%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (9.12%) QA
2 19 (6.19%) MiFID
3 16 (5.21%) EMIR
4 13 (4.23%) AIFMD
5 12 (3.91%) Data Quality
6 4 (1.30%) Basel II
6 4 (1.30%) Basel III
7 3 (0.98%) COREP
7 3 (0.98%) CRD IV
7 3 (0.98%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 3 (0.98%) Control-M
2 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.33%) SCCM
2 1 (0.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 43 (14.01%) Murex
2 30 (9.77%) Calypso
3 22 (7.17%) Oracle
4 15 (4.89%) Algorithmics
5 12 (3.91%) Microsoft
6 9 (2.93%) Sybase
7 5 (1.63%) Sophis
8 3 (0.98%) Bloomberg
8 3 (0.98%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.65%) DataSynapse
9 2 (0.65%) IBM
9 2 (0.65%) VMware
10 1 (0.33%) Cisco
10 1 (0.33%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.33%) HP
10 1 (0.33%) Mitel
10 1 (0.33%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.33%) Remedy
10 1 (0.33%) Reuters
10 1 (0.33%) SunGard
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