The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Risk Analytics over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Analytics
Rank 366 381 386
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +5
Contract jobs citing Risk Analytics 49 47 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.24% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 27
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£525 £585 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £360 £528
10% offered a daily rate of more than £720 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £478 £413
% change year-on-year
-13.61% +15.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Risk Analytics
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18702 19426 19753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.66% 77.51% 75.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 13186 13576 13307
Average daily rate £450 £450 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 230 245 371
Average hourly rate £21.62 £21.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.55% -33.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

Risk Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Risk Analytics across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Risk Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in London

Risk Analytics
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Risk Analytics Daily Rate Trend in London

Risk Analytics
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Risk Analytics across the London region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Risk Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in London

Risk Analytics
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 Risk Analytics within the London region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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 +18 3 £500 -23.07% 2
Risk Analytics
England

Risk Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Risk Analytics 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 Risk Analytics.

1 91 (100.00%) Analytics
2 69 (75.82%) Finance
3 62 (68.13%) SQL
4 55 (60.44%) Banking
5 53 (58.24%) Investment Banking
6 50 (54.95%) Credit Risk
7 44 (48.35%) Risk Management
8 42 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
9 41 (45.05%) Derivative
10 37 (40.66%) Oracle
11 36 (39.56%) TDD
12 35 (38.46%) Oracle Database
13 32 (35.16%) Analytical Skills
14 29 (31.87%) Credit Derivative
15 28 (30.77%) C#
16 21 (23.08%) .NET
17 19 (20.88%) Manual Testing
18 18 (19.78%) Market Risk
18 18 (19.78%) Front Office
18 18 (19.78%) Automated Testing
19 17 (18.68%) Equities
20 15 (16.48%) Test Automation
21 14 (15.38%) VBA
21 14 (15.38%) SQL Server
22 13 (14.29%) XML
22 13 (14.29%) Basel III
23 12 (13.19%) Test Strategy
23 12 (13.19%) Data Warehouse
23 12 (13.19%) Data Modelling
24 11 (12.09%) Degree

Risk Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Risk Analytics 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 Risk Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (7.69%) SAS
2 1 (1.10%) GemFire
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (3.30%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.20%) MS Office
2 2 (2.20%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.10%) LaTeX
3 1 (1.10%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (38.46%) Oracle Database
2 14 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 12 (13.19%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (12.09%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (3.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (2.20%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.20%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.20%) Big Data
7 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.10%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 6 (6.59%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.49%) TeamCity
3 3 (3.30%) Subversion
4 2 (2.20%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.10%) XMLSpy
General
1 69 (75.82%) Finance
2 55 (60.44%) Banking
3 53 (58.24%) Investment Banking
4 18 (19.78%) Front Office
5 6 (6.59%) Marketing
6 5 (5.49%) Back Office
7 4 (4.40%) Legal
8 1 (1.10%) Games
8 1 (1.10%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 57 (62.64%) Analyst
2 29 (31.87%) Developer
3 19 (20.88%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 18 (19.78%) Business Analyst
5 16 (17.58%) C# Developer
6 10 (10.99%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
7 9 (9.89%) Test Analyst
8 8 (8.79%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (8.79%) Risk Analyst
8 8 (8.79%) .NET Developer
9 7 (7.69%) Support Analyst
10 6 (6.59%) Lead Test Analyst
10 6 (6.59%) Data Analyst
10 6 (6.59%) Customer Analyst
11 5 (5.49%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
11 5 (5.49%) Java Developer
11 5 (5.49%) Quantitative Developer
11 5 (5.49%) Credit Analyst
12 4 (4.40%) Software Developer
12 4 (4.40%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (23.08%) .NET
2 13 (14.29%) XML
3 8 (8.79%) MSMQ
4 5 (5.49%) LINQ
4 5 (5.49%) WCF
4 5 (5.49%) .NET Framework
5 4 (4.40%) FpML
5 4 (4.40%) Spring
5 4 (4.40%) Apache Camel
6 3 (3.30%) WPF
7 2 (2.20%) HTML
7 2 (2.20%) RESTful
7 2 (2.20%) HTML5
8 1 (1.10%) WF
8 1 (1.10%) REST
8 1 (1.10%) AppFabric
8 1 (1.10%) XSD
8 1 (1.10%) XSLT
8 1 (1.10%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 50 (54.95%) Credit Risk
2 41 (45.05%) Derivative
3 32 (35.16%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (31.87%) Credit Derivative
5 18 (19.78%) Market Risk
6 17 (18.68%) Equities
7 9 (9.89%) Mathematics
8 7 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (6.59%) Equity Derivative
10 5 (5.49%) Computer Science
10 5 (5.49%) Hedge funds
11 4 (4.40%) SWIFT
12 3 (3.30%) Physics
12 3 (3.30%) Visualisation
12 3 (3.30%) Economics
13 2 (2.20%) Management Information System
13 2 (2.20%) Fixed Income
13 2 (2.20%) User Experience
14 1 (1.10%) Informatics
14 1 (1.10%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.49%) Windows
2 4 (4.40%) UNIX
3 1 (1.10%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (100.00%) Analytics
2 44 (48.35%) Risk Management
3 42 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (39.56%) TDD
5 19 (20.88%) Manual Testing
6 18 (19.78%) Automated Testing
7 15 (16.48%) Test Automation
8 12 (13.19%) Test Strategy
8 12 (13.19%) Data Modelling
9 10 (10.99%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (10.99%) OO
10 8 (8.79%) ETL
11 7 (7.69%) Business Analysis
12 6 (6.59%) Data Analysis
12 6 (6.59%) Validation
13 5 (5.49%) Multithreading
13 5 (5.49%) Dependency Management
13 5 (5.49%) OOD
13 5 (5.49%) Project Management
14 4 (4.40%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 62 (68.13%) SQL
2 28 (30.77%) C#
3 14 (15.38%) VBA
4 10 (10.99%) C++
4 10 (10.99%) Java
5 6 (6.59%) PL/SQL
6 3 (3.30%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.30%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.30%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.20%) MATLAB
7 2 (2.20%) Python
7 2 (2.20%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.20%) R
8 1 (1.10%) VB6
8 1 (1.10%) XPath
8 1 (1.10%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (12.09%) Degree
2 1 (1.10%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.29%) Basel III
2 9 (9.89%) QA
3 4 (4.40%) EMIR
3 4 (4.40%) CRD IV
3 4 (4.40%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (3.30%) Basel II
Vendors
1 37 (40.66%) Oracle
2 6 (6.59%) Teradata
3 5 (5.49%) CA
4 4 (4.40%) Sybase
5 3 (3.30%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.20%) Hyperion
6 2 (2.20%) Business Objects
6 2 (2.20%) DataSynapse
6 2 (2.20%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.10%) Altova
7 1 (1.10%) Tableau