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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Credit Risk
Rank 308 337 201
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -136
Contract jobs citing Credit Risk 373 297 534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.66% 0.54% 1.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.07% 1.70% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 221 346
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£550 £525 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £358 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £458
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -12.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
17983 17463 16822
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.62% 31.95% 32.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 11310 10578 9959
Average daily rate £418 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 686 674 729
Average hourly rate £19.72 £20.50 £21.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.82% -6.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.14% +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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +18 335 £550 +4.76% 128
London +24 278 £575 +4.54% 70
City of London +12 114 £550 - 29
Scotland +3 27 £410 +30.15% 8
Edinburgh +2 23 £400 +26.98% 8
Yorkshire -18 23 £448 +8.48% 15
West Yorkshire -21 21 £430 +4.24% 12
South East -2 15 £475 +22.58% 9
Buckinghamshire +8 12 £475 +28.81% 4
Halifax +2 12 £425 +3.03% 3
Leeds -19 8 £430 +1.17% 6
Milton Keynes -1 7 £400 -3.03% 1
Docklands, London -1 6 £610 +20.49%
Manchester -3 6 £725 - 7
North West -21 6 £725 - 11
West Midlands +5 5 £450 +5.88% 10
Glasgow +8 4 £450 -
East Midlands +2 3 £425 +6.25% 10
Wolverhampton +1 3 £429 +0.94% 3
Cardiff - 3 £425 - 2
South Wales - 3 £425 - 2
Wales - 3 £425 - 2
South Yorkshire - 2 £538 - 1
Midlands - 2 £682 -
Sheffield - 2 £538 - 1
Northamptonshire - 2 £475 - 1
Berkshire +5 1 - -
Birmingham +3 1 £450 +63.63% 3
South West -8 1 £450 - 3
Canary Wharf -13 1 - -

Credit Risk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 379 (59.13%) Finance
2 343 (53.51%) Banking
3 202 (31.51%) SQL
4 159 (24.80%) Investment Banking
5 129 (20.12%) SAS
6 119 (18.56%) Market Risk
7 116 (18.10%) Analytics
8 110 (17.16%) Agile Software Development
9 105 (16.38%) Risk Management
10 94 (14.66%) Front Office
11 92 (14.35%) Java
12 79 (12.32%) C#
12 79 (12.32%) Analytical Skills
13 70 (10.92%) Retail
14 69 (10.76%) Oracle
14 69 (10.76%) Business Analysis
15 66 (10.30%) Data Modelling
15 66 (10.30%) Python
16 65 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
17 62 (9.67%) C++
18 61 (9.52%) Project Management
19 59 (9.20%) Derivative
20 54 (8.42%) Data Analysis
20 54 (8.42%) UNIX
21 53 (8.27%) Data Warehouse
21 53 (8.27%) Degree
22 51 (7.96%) SQL Server
23 49 (7.64%) .NET
24 44 (6.86%) Stress Testing
25 43 (6.71%) Multithreading

Credit Risk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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
1 129 (20.12%) SAS
2 30 (4.68%) Oracle Coherence
3 9 (1.40%) Apache Spark
4 8 (1.25%) Apache
5 5 (0.78%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.62%) GemFire
6 4 (0.62%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.31%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.16%) JBoss
8 1 (0.16%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.16%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 18 (2.81%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
3 15 (2.34%) MS Office
4 14 (2.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (1.40%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.94%) MS Project
7 4 (0.62%) SPSS
8 3 (0.47%) Mathematica
8 3 (0.47%) Maple
8 3 (0.47%) LaTeX
9 2 (0.31%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 9 (1.40%) Adaptiv
2 4 (0.62%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (0.47%) HFM
4 2 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (0.16%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.16%) VisionPLUS
5 1 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.16%) Kondor+
5 1 (0.16%) AWD
5 1 (0.16%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.16%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.31%) Internet
2 1 (0.16%) ATM
2 1 (0.16%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.16%) SSL
2 1 (0.16%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (8.27%) Data Warehouse
2 51 (7.96%) SQL Server
3 38 (5.93%) Hadoop
4 29 (4.52%) Big Data
5 25 (3.90%) Base SAS
6 24 (3.74%) Relational Database
7 22 (3.43%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 20 (3.12%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 17 (2.65%) BusinessObjects
10 14 (2.18%) Oracle Database
11 13 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (1.72%) OLAP
13 10 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 9 (1.40%) Impala
15 7 (1.09%) RDBMS
15 7 (1.09%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
15 7 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 7 (1.09%) Oracle BI EE
16 6 (0.94%) Apache Hive
16 6 (0.94%) HBase
Development Applications
1 29 (4.52%) Subversion
2 25 (3.90%) JIRA
3 11 (1.72%) TeamCity
4 9 (1.40%) JUnit
4 9 (1.40%) Visual Studio
5 7 (1.09%) Git (software)
5 7 (1.09%) jMock
5 7 (1.09%) Maven
6 6 (0.94%) CruiseControl
7 4 (0.62%) Hudson
7 4 (0.62%) SpecFlow
7 4 (0.62%) SonarQube
8 3 (0.47%) ERwin
9 2 (0.31%) NUnit
9 2 (0.31%) TestDirector
9 2 (0.31%) HP UFT
9 2 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.31%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.31%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 379 (59.13%) Finance
2 343 (53.51%) Banking
3 159 (24.80%) Investment Banking
4 94 (14.66%) Front Office
5 70 (10.92%) Retail
6 24 (3.74%) Retail Banking
7 13 (2.03%) Marketing
7 13 (2.03%) Legal
8 12 (1.87%) Back Office
9 9 (1.40%) Financial Institution
10 7 (1.09%) Corporate Banking
11 6 (0.94%) General Ledger
12 5 (0.78%) Wholesale Banking
13 4 (0.62%) Telecoms
14 3 (0.47%) Advertising
15 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.16%) Private Banking
15 1 (0.16%) Japanese Language
15 1 (0.16%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 244 (38.07%) Analyst
2 188 (29.33%) Developer
3 122 (19.03%) Business Analyst
4 111 (17.32%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 71 (11.08%) Project Manager
6 68 (10.61%) Risk Analyst
7 53 (8.27%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
8 52 (8.11%) Credit Analyst
9 38 (5.93%) Credit Risk Project Manager
10 31 (4.84%) Senior Developer
10 31 (4.84%) Risk Manager
11 30 (4.68%) Architect
11 30 (4.68%) Data Analyst
12 27 (4.21%) Java Developer
12 27 (4.21%) SAS Analyst
12 27 (4.21%) Python Developer
13 24 (3.74%) Banking Business Analyst
13 24 (3.74%) C# Developer
14 20 (3.12%) Senior Analyst
14 20 (3.12%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (7.64%) .NET
2 26 (4.06%) WPF
3 24 (3.74%) XML
4 19 (2.96%) NumPy
5 15 (2.34%) SciPy
5 15 (2.34%) WCF
6 14 (2.18%) Spring
7 12 (1.87%) J2EE
7 12 (1.87%) ASP.NET
7 12 (1.87%) Pandas
8 11 (1.72%) HTML
9 10 (1.56%) JMS
10 8 (1.25%) Web Services
10 8 (1.25%) JDBC
10 8 (1.25%) HTML5
11 7 (1.09%) Spring MVC
12 6 (0.94%) SOAP
13 5 (0.78%) .NET Framework
13 5 (0.78%) Django
13 5 (0.78%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 119 (18.56%) Market Risk
2 79 (12.32%) Analytical Skills
3 59 (9.20%) Derivative
4 31 (4.84%) Statistics
5 29 (4.52%) Grid Computing
6 24 (3.74%) Mathematics
7 19 (2.96%) Fixed Income
8 15 (2.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 15 (2.34%) Data Structures
9 13 (2.03%) Equities
10 11 (1.72%) Credit Derivative
10 11 (1.72%) Physics
11 10 (1.56%) Algorithms
12 9 (1.40%) Reference Data
13 8 (1.25%) Computer Science
14 6 (0.94%) Management Information System
15 4 (0.62%) Equity Derivative
15 4 (0.62%) Data Extraction
15 4 (0.62%) Data Integration
15 4 (0.62%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 54 (8.42%) UNIX
2 25 (3.90%) Windows
3 24 (3.74%) Linux
4 10 (1.56%) AIX
5 4 (0.62%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (18.10%) Analytics
2 110 (17.16%) Agile Software Development
3 105 (16.38%) Risk Management
4 69 (10.76%) Business Analysis
5 66 (10.30%) Data Modelling
6 65 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 61 (9.52%) Project Management
8 54 (8.42%) Data Analysis
9 44 (6.86%) Stress Testing
10 43 (6.71%) Multithreading
11 37 (5.77%) Unit Testing
11 37 (5.77%) ETL
12 34 (5.30%) OO
12 34 (5.30%) Data Management
13 33 (5.15%) Validation
14 31 (4.84%) Monte Carlo Method
15 30 (4.68%) TDD
16 28 (4.37%) Migration
16 28 (4.37%) Continuous Integration
17 27 (4.21%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 202 (31.51%) SQL
2 92 (14.35%) Java
3 79 (12.32%) C#
4 66 (10.30%) Python
5 62 (9.67%) C++
6 41 (6.40%) VBA
7 24 (3.74%) Perl
8 23 (3.59%) R
9 18 (2.81%) T-SQL
10 14 (2.18%) Shell Script
10 14 (2.18%) MATLAB
11 13 (2.03%) C
12 12 (1.87%) Scala
13 10 (1.56%) Korn
14 8 (1.25%) SAS Macro
14 8 (1.25%) PL/SQL
15 7 (1.09%) VB
16 5 (0.78%) PowerShell
17 3 (0.47%) Ruby
17 3 (0.47%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 53 (8.27%) Degree
2 13 (2.03%) PhD
3 7 (1.09%) ISEB
4 3 (0.47%) CIMA
4 3 (0.47%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.31%) CCA
5 2 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.16%) PMP
6 1 (0.16%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.16%) ACCA
6 1 (0.16%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 1 (0.16%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.68%) Basel III
2 23 (3.59%) QA
3 16 (2.50%) Basel II
4 15 (2.34%) Data Quality
5 9 (1.40%) CRD IV
6 7 (1.09%) COREP
6 7 (1.09%) MiFID
7 5 (0.78%) FINREP
8 4 (0.62%) AIFMD
9 3 (0.47%) Dodd-Frank
10 2 (0.31%) EMIR
10 2 (0.31%) Solvency II
11 1 (0.16%) CDISC
11 1 (0.16%) IAS 39
11 1 (0.16%) GCP
11 1 (0.16%) SLA
11 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.16%) FATCA
System Software
1 6 (0.94%) HDFS
2 2 (0.31%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.31%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 10 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.62%) Tivoli
3 3 (0.47%) Oozie
4 2 (0.31%) Control-M
Vendors
1 69 (10.76%) Oracle
2 21 (3.28%) Teradata
3 19 (2.96%) Sybase
4 17 (2.65%) Microsoft
5 15 (2.34%) Cloudera
6 8 (1.25%) SunGard
7 7 (1.09%) DataSynapse
8 6 (0.94%) Actian
8 6 (0.94%) Informatica
9 5 (0.78%) SAP
9 5 (0.78%) Hyperion
9 5 (0.78%) Red Gate
9 5 (0.78%) Perforce
10 4 (0.62%) Pega
11 3 (0.47%) Solace
11 3 (0.47%) IBM
11 3 (0.47%) Calypso
12 2 (0.31%) HP
12 2 (0.31%) Murex
12 2 (0.31%) ServiceNow
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £610 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Coal Intelligent Technology Limited
Rate: + per Day
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Rate: From £500 to £700 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Rate: DOE
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £450 to £540 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, Yorkshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Networking People
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £525 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £600 - £800 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago