The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Market Risk in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Market Risk over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Market Risk
Rank 141 129 120
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -9
Contract jobs citing Market Risk 7 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.24% 0.14% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.68% 0.51% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Median daily rate £500 £375 £700
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -46.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £513 £544
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -5.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Market Risk
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1037 780 701
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 35.33% 26.65% 27.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 564 372 383
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £474 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 42 23
Median hourly rate £40.00 £28.72 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.27% +14.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.19 £12.91 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.60 £55.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

Market Risk
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Market Risk as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Market Risk Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Market Risk
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Market Risk Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Market Risk
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 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
Edinburgh +3 5 £500 +63.93%
Glasgow +3 2 - - 1
Market Risk
UK

Market Risk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Market Risk.

1 6 (75.00%) SQL
1 6 (75.00%) C#
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
1 6 (75.00%) Credit Risk
2 4 (50.00%) SCCM
2 4 (50.00%) Legal
2 4 (50.00%) Migration
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) VBScript
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (50.00%) REST
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 4 (50.00%) Security Patching
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (50.00%) API Development
2 4 (50.00%) API Integration
2 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) Banking

Market Risk
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) OLAP
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Legal
3 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Consultant
1 4 (50.00%) Server Consultant
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Market Risk Developer
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Market Risk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Market Risk Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Credit Risk
2 2 (25.00%) Derivative
2 2 (25.00%) Equities
2 2 (25.00%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) API Development
1 4 (50.00%) API Integration
1 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) Migration
1 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (50.00%) Security Patching
2 2 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (50.00%) VBScript
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 4 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) ServiceNow
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Sybase