The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Credit Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Credit Analyst
Rank 615 598 538
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -60
Contract jobs requiring a Credit Analyst 37 75 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.069% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.14% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 58 80
Median daily rate £475 £463 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% -2.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £375 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £557
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50426 54977 54154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.99% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 32986 35136 33089
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1704 2093 2157
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Credit Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Credit Analyst in the job title.

Credit Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Credit Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Credit Analyst within the UK.

Credit Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Credit Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Credit Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Credit Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Credit Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Credit Analyst within the UK.

Credit Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Credit Analyst
Top 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Credit Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 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
England -36 33 £475 -2.56% 8
London -8 27 £488 -9.72% 4
City of London +17 9 £508 +12.77% 2
Edinburgh +15 3 £408 +34.71% 2
Scotland +12 3 £408 +34.71% 2
North West +13 2 - - 1
Docklands, London +6 2 £750 +22.95%
South Wales +20 1 £400 +10.34%
Wales +20 1 £400 +10.34%
South West +15 1 £310 -22.50% 1
Buckinghamshire +15 1 £425 -19.04%
Milton Keynes +11 1 £425 -19.04%
South East +9 1 £425 -15.00% 2
Birmingham -8 1 £475 +7.95%
West Midlands -29 1 £475 +6.74%
Midlands - 1 £500 -
Gloucester - 1 £310 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £310 -

Credit Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Credit Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Credit Analyst in the job title.

1 93 (77.50%) Credit Risk
2 74 (61.67%) Finance
3 53 (44.17%) Banking
4 43 (35.83%) SAS
5 39 (32.50%) SQL
6 30 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 26 (21.67%) Risk Management
8 25 (20.83%) Retail
9 22 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (16.67%) Data Analysis
11 19 (15.83%) Business Analysis
12 18 (15.00%) Degree
12 18 (15.00%) Migration
12 18 (15.00%) Analytics
13 17 (14.17%) Stakeholder Management
14 16 (13.33%) Retail Banking
15 15 (12.50%) SDLC
16 11 (9.17%) Derivative
16 11 (9.17%) User Acceptance Testing
17 10 (8.33%) Risk Analytics
17 10 (8.33%) Investment Banking
17 10 (8.33%) Front Office
18 9 (7.50%) C++
18 9 (7.50%) Java
18 9 (7.50%) Python
18 9 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
18 9 (7.50%) Credit Derivative
18 9 (7.50%) QA
19 8 (6.67%) Mathematics
19 8 (6.67%) Statistics

Credit Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 43 (35.83%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (4.17%) SPSS
2 4 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.50%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.67%) MS Office
5 1 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (4.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 3 (2.50%) Big Data
3 3 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.83%) Base SAS
4 1 (0.83%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.67%) HP UFT
General
1 74 (61.67%) Finance
2 53 (44.17%) Banking
3 25 (20.83%) Retail
4 16 (13.33%) Retail Banking
5 10 (8.33%) Front Office
5 10 (8.33%) Investment Banking
6 4 (3.33%) Marketing
7 3 (2.50%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.67%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.83%) Back Office
9 1 (0.83%) Electronics
9 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.83%) Murex MxML
Miscellaneous
1 93 (77.50%) Credit Risk
2 30 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (9.17%) Derivative
4 9 (7.50%) Credit Derivative
5 8 (6.67%) Economics
5 8 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 8 (6.67%) Mathematics
5 8 (6.67%) Statistics
6 6 (5.00%) Market Risk
7 5 (4.17%) User Experience
8 4 (3.33%) Fixed Income
8 4 (3.33%) Mainframe
9 3 (2.50%) Physics
9 3 (2.50%) Reference Data
10 2 (1.67%) Equities
10 2 (1.67%) Reinsurance
11 1 (0.83%) Data Extraction
11 1 (0.83%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (21.67%) Risk Management
2 22 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 19 (15.83%) Business Analysis
5 18 (15.00%) Analytics
5 18 (15.00%) Migration
6 17 (14.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (12.50%) SDLC
8 11 (9.17%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (8.33%) Risk Analytics
10 8 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
10 8 (6.67%) Test Scripting
11 7 (5.83%) Monte Carlo Method
11 7 (5.83%) Scrum
12 6 (5.00%) Credit Risk Management
12 6 (5.00%) Risk Analysis
13 5 (4.17%) Credit Risk Modelling
13 5 (4.17%) Fraud Detection
13 5 (4.17%) Open Source
13 5 (4.17%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 39 (32.50%) SQL
2 9 (7.50%) C++
2 9 (7.50%) Java
2 9 (7.50%) Python
3 5 (4.17%) MATLAB
3 5 (4.17%) R
3 5 (4.17%) SAS Macro
4 3 (2.50%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.83%) C
5 1 (0.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (15.00%) Degree
2 4 (3.33%) ISEB
2 4 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (2.50%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.50%) QA
2 8 (6.67%) Basel III
3 2 (1.67%) Basel II
3 2 (1.67%) CRD IV
3 2 (1.67%) MiFID
3 2 (1.67%) SLA
4 1 (0.83%) COREP
4 1 (0.83%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.83%) FINREP
Systems Management
1 2 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.83%) Control-M
2 1 (0.83%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 6 (5.00%) Oracle
2 4 (3.33%) Murex
3 3 (2.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.50%) Teradata
3 3 (2.50%) TSYS
4 2 (1.67%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (0.83%) SAP