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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Market Risk over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Market Risk
Rank 234 245 154
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -91
Contract jobs citing Market Risk 170 163 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.76% 0.70% 1.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.15% 1.86% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 122 177
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£600 £550 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £450
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -17.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
7920 8766 8163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.61% 37.59% 38.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 5403 6152 5739
Average daily rate £464 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.05% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 164 163
Average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £22.28
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +0.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%

Market Risk
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Market Risk across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Market Risk within the London region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -2 38 £600 +6.66% 9
Market Risk
England

Market Risk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Market Risk also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Market Risk.

1 173 (54.23%) Banking
2 130 (40.75%) Investment Banking
3 128 (40.13%) Finance
4 127 (39.81%) SQL
5 116 (36.36%) Risk Management
6 86 (26.96%) Stress Testing
7 79 (24.76%) Credit Risk
8 71 (22.26%) Java
9 68 (21.32%) Data Modelling
10 59 (18.50%) Front Office
11 54 (16.93%) Degree
12 50 (15.67%) Agile Software Development
13 46 (14.42%) C#
14 43 (13.48%) Project Management
15 40 (12.54%) .NET
16 37 (11.60%) Business Analysis
17 36 (11.29%) Integration Testing
18 34 (10.66%) MS Excel
19 32 (10.03%) Oracle
19 32 (10.03%) Derivative
20 31 (9.72%) SQL Server
21 30 (9.40%) Big Data
22 28 (8.78%) Hadoop
23 26 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
24 25 (7.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
25 24 (7.52%) Relational Database
26 23 (7.21%) C++
26 23 (7.21%) OO
27 22 (6.90%) Fixed Income
28 21 (6.58%) UML

Market Risk
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Market Risk also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Market Risk. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (2.82%) Oracle Coherence
2 4 (1.25%) Apache Spark
3 3 (0.94%) Node.js
3 3 (0.94%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.94%) JBoss
4 2 (0.63%) TIBCO EMS
4 2 (0.63%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.63%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.31%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.31%) Confluence
5 1 (0.31%) GemFire
5 1 (0.31%) SAS
5 1 (0.31%) Apache
5 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.31%) IIS
5 1 (0.31%) CMS
Applications
1 34 (10.66%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.51%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (2.51%) MS Visio
3 7 (2.19%) MS Office
4 6 (1.88%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.31%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.94%) Summit
2 1 (0.31%) Adaptiv
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.31%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (0.31%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.94%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (9.72%) SQL Server
2 30 (9.40%) Big Data
3 28 (8.78%) Hadoop
4 24 (7.52%) Relational Database
5 15 (4.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (3.76%) Oracle Database
7 10 (3.13%) RDBMS
8 8 (2.51%) Apache Hive
8 8 (2.51%) Impala
9 7 (2.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.57%) HBase
10 5 (1.57%) MS Access
10 5 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (1.25%) MongoDB
11 4 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.94%) QlikView
12 3 (0.94%) Data Mart
13 2 (0.63%) OLAP
13 2 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 11 (3.45%) Subversion
1 11 (3.45%) CruiseControl
2 9 (2.82%) Maven
3 8 (2.51%) Hudson
4 6 (1.88%) Jenkins
5 5 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (1.57%) Ant
5 5 (1.57%) JUnit
6 4 (1.25%) NUnit
6 4 (1.25%) jMock
7 3 (0.94%) Grunt
7 3 (0.94%) Mocha
7 3 (0.94%) Jasmine
7 3 (0.94%) ClearCase
8 2 (0.63%) JIRA
8 2 (0.63%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.31%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.31%) Selenium
9 1 (0.31%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.31%) Moq
General
1 173 (54.23%) Banking
2 130 (40.75%) Investment Banking
3 128 (40.13%) Finance
4 59 (18.50%) Front Office
5 13 (4.08%) Retail
6 10 (3.13%) Financial Institution
7 7 (2.19%) Legal
8 6 (1.88%) Back Office
9 3 (0.94%) French Language
10 1 (0.31%) Advertising
10 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.31%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.31%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 145 (45.45%) Analyst
2 114 (35.74%) Business Analyst
3 102 (31.97%) Developer
4 79 (24.76%) Market Risk Analyst
5 71 (22.26%) Market Risk Business Analyst
6 64 (20.06%) Risk Analyst
7 47 (14.73%) Market Analyst
8 43 (13.48%) Banking Business Analyst
9 41 (12.85%) IT Business Analyst
10 25 (7.84%) Java Developer
11 23 (7.21%) Project Manager
12 20 (6.27%) Senior Developer
13 16 (5.02%) C# Developer
14 14 (4.39%) Architect
15 9 (2.82%) Scala Developer
15 9 (2.82%) Credit Risk Analyst
15 9 (2.82%) Risk Manager
16 7 (2.19%) Credit Risk Project Manager
16 7 (2.19%) VBA Developer
16 7 (2.19%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (12.54%) .NET
2 13 (4.08%) HTML5
2 13 (4.08%) HTML
3 11 (3.45%) Spring
3 11 (3.45%) WCF
4 10 (3.13%) WPF
4 10 (3.13%) ASP.NET
5 9 (2.82%) J2EE
6 8 (2.51%) JMS
7 7 (2.19%) Akka
7 7 (2.19%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (2.19%) CSS
8 6 (1.88%) Web Services
8 6 (1.88%) XBRL
9 5 (1.57%) REST
9 5 (1.57%) XML
9 5 (1.57%) .NET Framework
10 4 (1.25%) Hibernate
10 4 (1.25%) WF
10 4 (1.25%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 79 (24.76%) Credit Risk
2 32 (10.03%) Derivative
3 26 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (7.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 22 (6.90%) Fixed Income
6 19 (5.96%) Equities
7 10 (3.13%) Computer Science
7 10 (3.13%) Management Information System
8 7 (2.19%) Mathematics
9 6 (1.88%) Grid Computing
9 6 (1.88%) Replication
9 6 (1.88%) Equity Derivative
9 6 (1.88%) Economics
10 5 (1.57%) Reference Data
11 4 (1.25%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 4 (1.25%) User Experience
12 2 (0.63%) Credit Derivative
12 2 (0.63%) Physics
12 2 (0.63%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (5.33%) UNIX
2 14 (4.39%) Linux
3 10 (3.13%) Windows
4 4 (1.25%) Windows Vista
4 4 (1.25%) Windows XP
4 4 (1.25%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.63%) Solaris
5 2 (0.63%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (36.36%) Risk Management
2 86 (26.96%) Stress Testing
3 68 (21.32%) Data Modelling
4 50 (15.67%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (13.48%) Project Management
6 37 (11.60%) Business Analysis
7 36 (11.29%) Integration Testing
8 23 (7.21%) OO
9 21 (6.58%) UML
10 20 (6.27%) Analytics
11 16 (5.02%) Validation
11 16 (5.02%) Data Management
11 16 (5.02%) Monte Carlo Method
12 15 (4.70%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (4.39%) MVC
13 14 (4.39%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (4.39%) Greeks
14 13 (4.08%) TDD
14 13 (4.08%) ETL
14 13 (4.08%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 127 (39.81%) SQL
2 71 (22.26%) Java
3 46 (14.42%) C#
4 23 (7.21%) C++
5 21 (6.58%) VBA
6 15 (4.70%) Scala
7 11 (3.45%) JavaScript
8 10 (3.13%) Python
9 9 (2.82%) Perl
10 7 (2.19%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.88%) PHP
11 6 (1.88%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.25%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.94%) C
13 3 (0.94%) Korn
14 2 (0.63%) VB
15 1 (0.31%) Bourne shell
15 1 (0.31%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 54 (16.93%) Degree
2 2 (0.63%) IIBA
2 2 (0.63%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.31%) MBA
3 1 (0.31%) PhD
3 1 (0.31%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.31%) MCT
3 1 (0.31%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.19%) Basel III
2 5 (1.57%) COREP
2 5 (1.57%) FINREP
2 5 (1.57%) QA
3 4 (1.25%) Basel II
4 3 (0.94%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.63%) EMIR
5 2 (0.63%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.31%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (2.19%) HDFS
2 6 (1.88%) Apache Flume
3 2 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.63%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 5 (1.57%) Oozie
1 5 (1.57%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (1.57%) Control-M
2 4 (1.25%) SCCM
3 2 (0.63%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.63%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.31%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 32 (10.03%) Oracle
2 17 (5.33%) Microsoft
2 17 (5.33%) Sybase
3 15 (4.70%) Murex
4 6 (1.88%) BT
4 6 (1.88%) Informatica
5 5 (1.57%) Business Objects
6 3 (0.94%) Reuters
6 3 (0.94%) Bloomberg
7 2 (0.63%) DataSynapse
7 2 (0.63%) TIBCO
7 2 (0.63%) Calypso
7 2 (0.63%) Tableau
7 2 (0.63%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.31%) Platfora
8 1 (0.31%) Datameer
8 1 (0.31%) Hadapt
8 1 (0.31%) MapR
8 1 (0.31%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.31%) Splunk
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