The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Credit Risk in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Credit Risk over the 3 months to 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Credit Risk
Rank 348 277 219
Rank change year-on-year
-71 -58
Contract jobs citing Credit Risk 286 345 457
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.50% 0.68% 0.90%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.67% 2.14% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 248 350
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£500 £550 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £400 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £418
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +13.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
17154 16116 15213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.16% 31.59% 29.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 10993 10049 8875
Average daily rate £413 £401 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.99% -1.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £235 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 673 674 844
Average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -1.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.85 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% -5.00%

Credit Risk
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Credit Risk within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Credit Risk Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Credit Risk
Daily Rate Trend

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

Credit Risk Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Credit Risk
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Credit Risk within the UK over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Credit Risk Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Credit Risk
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Credit Risk Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Credit Risk
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Credit Risk within the UK over the 3 months to 27 November 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
England -81 243 £500 -9.09% 75
London -73 194 £550 - 41
City of London -61 40 £544 -1.13% 25
Scotland +16 29 £450 - 4
Edinburgh +14 29 £450 -10.00% 4
South East -13 14 £438 -35.18% 7
Yorkshire -3 13 £438 +1.74% 15
West Yorkshire +1 11 £438 +45.83% 13
East Midlands +13 10 £475 -0.05% 4
Buckinghamshire - 10 £450 - 5
Cardiff - 8 £478 - 4
South Wales - 8 £478 - 4
Wales - 8 £478 - 4
West Midlands -11 7 £435 -20.90% 1
Milton Keynes - 7 £450 - 4
Docklands, London +12 6 £613 +17.78% 1
Berkshire +4 3 £338 -50.00% 1
Reading +11 2 £338 -50.00%
North West -8 2 £475 +58.33% 3
South Yorkshire -3 1 £475 +5.55% 1
Bradford -5 1 £475 - 1
Sheffield -6 1 £475 +5.55% 1
Manchester -10 1 - - 3
Rugby - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - - 1
Newport - - - -
Nottingham - - - - 2
Birmingham - - - -
Bolton - - - -
Glasgow - - - -

Credit Risk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Credit 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 Credit Risk.

1 337 (56.73%) Banking
2 318 (53.54%) Finance
3 192 (32.32%) SQL
4 164 (27.61%) Investment Banking
5 140 (23.57%) Market Risk
6 108 (18.18%) Risk Management
7 97 (16.33%) SAS
8 94 (15.82%) Oracle
8 94 (15.82%) Agile Software Development
9 93 (15.66%) Front Office
10 92 (15.49%) Analytics
11 89 (14.98%) Analytical Skills
12 83 (13.97%) Retail
13 79 (13.30%) C#
14 73 (12.29%) Derivative
15 69 (11.62%) .NET
16 68 (11.45%) Business Analysis
17 66 (11.11%) Java
18 65 (10.94%) SQL Server
19 60 (10.10%) Project Management
20 59 (9.93%) Stakeholder Management
21 52 (8.75%) Data Warehouse
22 48 (8.08%) User Acceptance Testing
23 47 (7.91%) TDD
24 46 (7.74%) Retail Banking
24 46 (7.74%) Risk Analytics
25 44 (7.41%) C++
26 43 (7.24%) ETL
27 38 (6.40%) Degree
28 37 (6.23%) Data Modelling

Credit Risk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Credit 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 Credit Risk. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 97 (16.33%) SAS
2 8 (1.35%) Oracle Coherence
3 4 (0.67%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.51%) WebLogic
4 3 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (0.51%) Jetty
5 2 (0.34%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.34%) Apache
6 1 (0.17%) GemFire
6 1 (0.17%) JBoss
6 1 (0.17%) IIS
6 1 (0.17%) PegaRULES
Applications
1 30 (5.05%) MS Office
2 28 (4.71%) MS Excel
3 23 (3.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (1.85%) MS Project
5 7 (1.18%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.17%) Stata
Business Applications
1 7 (1.18%) Adaptiv
2 5 (0.84%) VisionPLUS
3 4 (0.67%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.67%) Summit
4 2 (0.34%) ION MarketView
5 1 (0.17%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.51%) IBM Blueworks
2 2 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.84%) SAN
1 5 (0.84%) ATM
2 1 (0.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (10.94%) SQL Server
2 52 (8.75%) Data Warehouse
3 31 (5.22%) Oracle Database
4 28 (4.71%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 23 (3.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (3.37%) QlikView
6 20 (3.37%) Relational Database
7 14 (2.36%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 14 (2.36%) Big Data
8 13 (2.19%) OLAP
8 13 (2.19%) Base SAS
8 13 (2.19%) Hadoop
9 12 (2.02%) OLAP Cube
10 10 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (1.68%) MongoDB
10 10 (1.68%) Data Mining
11 7 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (1.01%) RDBMS
13 5 (0.84%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 28 (4.71%) Subversion
2 16 (2.69%) JIRA
3 15 (2.53%) CruiseControl
4 14 (2.36%) Maven
5 10 (1.68%) TeamCity
6 8 (1.35%) Jenkins
7 7 (1.18%) Hudson
7 7 (1.18%) JUnit
8 6 (1.01%) jMock
8 6 (1.01%) Git (software)
9 5 (0.84%) Ant
9 5 (0.84%) NUnit
10 3 (0.51%) ClearCase
10 3 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.34%) Moq
11 2 (0.34%) ERwin
11 2 (0.34%) XMLSpy
12 1 (0.17%) T4 Templates
12 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 337 (56.73%) Banking
2 318 (53.54%) Finance
3 164 (27.61%) Investment Banking
4 93 (15.66%) Front Office
5 83 (13.97%) Retail
6 46 (7.74%) Retail Banking
7 28 (4.71%) Legal
8 21 (3.54%) Back Office
8 21 (3.54%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.01%) Marketing
10 5 (0.84%) Advertising
11 2 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.34%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.34%) Publishing
12 1 (0.17%) Law
12 1 (0.17%) Games
12 1 (0.17%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.17%) International Banking
12 1 (0.17%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.17%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 260 (43.77%) Analyst
2 197 (33.16%) Developer
3 149 (25.08%) Business Analyst
4 102 (17.17%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 63 (10.61%) Risk Analyst
6 59 (9.93%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
7 53 (8.92%) Project Manager
8 45 (7.58%) Credit Analyst
9 36 (6.06%) Java Developer
10 32 (5.39%) C# Developer
11 25 (4.21%) Credit Risk Project Manager
12 24 (4.04%) Banking Business Analyst
13 23 (3.87%) Test Analyst
14 22 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
14 22 (3.70%) SAS Analyst
15 21 (3.54%) Architect
16 20 (3.37%) .NET Developer
16 20 (3.37%) SAS Developer
17 17 (2.86%) Senior Developer
17 17 (2.86%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (11.62%) .NET
2 25 (4.21%) Spring
3 23 (3.87%) WCF
3 23 (3.87%) XML
4 22 (3.70%) HTML
5 17 (2.86%) WPF
6 11 (1.85%) .NET Framework
7 10 (1.68%) WF
7 10 (1.68%) Hibernate
7 10 (1.68%) ASP.NET
8 9 (1.52%) Web Services
8 9 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (1.52%) HTML5
9 8 (1.35%) Middleware
9 8 (1.35%) J2EE
10 6 (1.01%) Spring Integration
11 5 (0.84%) AngularJS
11 5 (0.84%) JDBC
11 5 (0.84%) Spring MVC
12 4 (0.67%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 140 (23.57%) Market Risk
2 89 (14.98%) Analytical Skills
3 73 (12.29%) Derivative
4 34 (5.72%) Credit Derivative
5 30 (5.05%) Fixed Income
5 30 (5.05%) Computer Science
6 29 (4.88%) Data Structures
7 26 (4.38%) Equities
8 19 (3.20%) Reference Data
9 18 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 15 (2.53%) Grid Computing
10 15 (2.53%) Mathematics
11 13 (2.19%) Management Information System
12 12 (2.02%) Mainframe
13 11 (1.85%) Statistics
14 10 (1.68%) Equity Derivative
14 10 (1.68%) Physics
15 9 (1.52%) Economics
16 6 (1.01%) Data Extraction
16 6 (1.01%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 35 (5.89%) UNIX
2 30 (5.05%) Windows
3 23 (3.87%) Linux
4 2 (0.34%) AIX
4 2 (0.34%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.17%) Solaris
5 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (18.18%) Risk Management
2 94 (15.82%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (15.49%) Analytics
4 68 (11.45%) Business Analysis
5 60 (10.10%) Project Management
6 59 (9.93%) Stakeholder Management
7 48 (8.08%) User Acceptance Testing
8 47 (7.91%) TDD
9 46 (7.74%) Risk Analytics
10 43 (7.24%) ETL
11 37 (6.23%) Data Modelling
12 34 (5.72%) Business Intelligence
13 30 (5.05%) Data Management
14 29 (4.88%) Data Analysis
15 28 (4.71%) Stress Testing
15 28 (4.71%) Scrum
16 24 (4.04%) Continuous Integration
17 23 (3.87%) Automated Testing
18 22 (3.70%) Migration
18 22 (3.70%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 192 (32.32%) SQL
2 79 (13.30%) C#
3 66 (11.11%) Java
4 44 (7.41%) C++
5 27 (4.55%) VBA
6 22 (3.70%) Python
7 16 (2.69%) JavaScript
8 14 (2.36%) T-SQL
9 12 (2.02%) SAS Macro
9 12 (2.02%) Perl
9 12 (2.02%) PL/SQL
10 11 (1.85%) Shell Script
11 8 (1.35%) Korn
11 8 (1.35%) C
11 8 (1.35%) R
12 6 (1.01%) C-shell
12 6 (1.01%) SQR
12 6 (1.01%) VB
13 5 (0.84%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.51%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 38 (6.40%) Degree
2 10 (1.68%) PMI Certification
3 9 (1.52%) ISEB
4 6 (1.01%) PMP
5 4 (0.67%) SAS Certification
6 2 (0.34%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.34%) CCA
6 2 (0.34%) PhD
7 1 (0.17%) MBA
7 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.17%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.71%) Basel III
2 12 (2.02%) Data Quality
3 10 (1.68%) QA
3 10 (1.68%) Basel II
4 7 (1.18%) SLA
5 6 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (1.01%) CRD IV
6 4 (0.67%) COREP
7 3 (0.51%) FINREP
8 2 (0.34%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.17%) EMIR
System Software
1 4 (0.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.17%) GridGain
3 1 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (2.36%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.84%) Control-M
3 2 (0.34%) Data Guard
3 2 (0.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.17%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 94 (15.82%) Oracle
2 33 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 33 (5.56%) Sybase
3 21 (3.54%) Business Objects
4 13 (2.19%) Informatica
5 10 (1.68%) Tableau
6 7 (1.18%) SunGard
7 6 (1.01%) CA
8 5 (0.84%) Cloudera
8 5 (0.84%) Cognos
8 5 (0.84%) Reuters
8 5 (0.84%) Bloomberg
8 5 (0.84%) IBM
9 4 (0.67%) DataSynapse
9 4 (0.67%) Perforce
9 4 (0.67%) Teradata
9 4 (0.67%) Citrix
10 2 (0.34%) ION Trading
10 2 (0.34%) GoldenSource
10 2 (0.34%) Altova
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Nottingham
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Churchill Frank
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Upon Application
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £450 - £495 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Docklands
iKonnect
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax
Churchill Frank
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £475 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Churchill Frank
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Sheffield
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Halifax
Churchill Frank
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Gloucester
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
West Yorkshire
Churchill Frank
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Bradford
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago