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 18 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Credit Risk
Rank 328 234 172
Rank change year-on-year
-94 -62
Contract jobs citing Credit Risk 322 451 698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.56% 0.87% 1.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.83% 2.79% 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 291 520
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£484 £550 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.04% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £425 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £475 £400
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £50.00

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
17571 16146 17261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.54% 31.06% 29.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 10696 9949 9991
Average daily rate £400 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £243 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 731 661 874
Average hourly rate £18.73 £18.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.02% -28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -32.69%

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 18 September 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 18 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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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 -109 288 £500 -9.09% 118
London -75 242 £550 - 55
City of London -46 67 £550 - 23
Yorkshire +24 27 £435 -8.42% 25
West Yorkshire +18 26 £436 -8.15% 18
Halifax +4 22 £436 -8.15% 6
Scotland -16 16 £425 -5.55% 9
Edinburgh +3 15 £425 -2.85% 9
South East +2 9 £450 -33.33% 3
Buckinghamshire - 8 £450 - 2
Canary Wharf +10 5 £400 -38.46%
Milton Keynes - 5 £450 - 1
Cardiff -9 4 £478 +6.11% 3
South Wales -14 4 £478 +6.11% 3
Wales -20 4 £478 +22.43% 4
East Midlands -3 3 £476 - 5
West Midlands -14 3 £425 +13.33% 11
Docklands, London +14 2 £615 +20.58%
Northampton -3 2 £476 -
Northamptonshire -10 2 £476 - 2
South West -33 2 £366 -36.30% 4
Leeds - 2 £425 - 9
Cheshire +8 1 £475 -2.56% 2
North West -7 1 £475 -2.56% 13
Glasgow -14 1 - -
Chester - 1 £475 - 1
Birmingham - 1 £275 - 5
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - - - - 3
Warwickshire - - - - 5

Credit Risk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 358 (59.27%) Banking
2 303 (50.17%) Finance
3 218 (36.09%) SQL
4 203 (33.61%) Investment Banking
5 152 (25.17%) Market Risk
6 125 (20.70%) Oracle
7 115 (19.04%) Agile Software Development
8 114 (18.87%) Risk Management
9 101 (16.72%) Front Office
10 90 (14.90%) Java
11 87 (14.40%) Analytics
12 78 (12.91%) Derivative
13 76 (12.58%) Business Analysis
14 75 (12.42%) Analytical Skills
15 71 (11.75%) C#
16 70 (11.59%) SAS
17 66 (10.93%) Retail
18 61 (10.10%) TDD
19 59 (9.77%) Project Management
20 58 (9.60%) .NET
21 55 (9.11%) User Acceptance Testing
22 54 (8.94%) Stakeholder Management
22 54 (8.94%) SQL Server
22 54 (8.94%) Data Modelling
23 53 (8.77%) UNIX
24 52 (8.61%) C++
25 50 (8.28%) Risk Analytics
26 48 (7.95%) Oracle Database
26 48 (7.95%) Degree
27 45 (7.45%) Sybase

Credit Risk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 70 (11.59%) SAS
2 11 (1.82%) Oracle Coherence
3 7 (1.16%) WebLogic
4 4 (0.66%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.17%) PegaRULES
6 1 (0.17%) Confluence
6 1 (0.17%) GemFire
6 1 (0.17%) Apache
6 1 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 26 (4.30%) MS Excel
2 25 (4.14%) MS Office
2 25 (4.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (1.32%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.99%) MS Project
5 3 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.17%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.17%) Stata
Business Applications
1 6 (0.99%) Adaptiv
2 5 (0.83%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.66%) Summit
4 2 (0.33%) VisionPLUS
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.17%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.17%) Algo Collateral
5 1 (0.17%) SAP FSCM
5 1 (0.17%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.17%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.17%) Endur
5 1 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.50%) SSL
1 3 (0.50%) SAN
2 2 (0.33%) ATM
3 1 (0.17%) Intranet
3 1 (0.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (8.94%) SQL Server
2 48 (7.95%) Oracle Database
3 37 (6.13%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (3.15%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 18 (2.98%) Relational Database
6 14 (2.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (1.82%) QlikView
7 11 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
8 10 (1.66%) Data Mining
9 9 (1.49%) OLAP
9 9 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (1.49%) MongoDB
9 9 (1.49%) Big Data
10 8 (1.32%) Base SAS
10 8 (1.32%) Oracle Database 10g
11 7 (1.16%) RDBMS
11 7 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (1.16%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 6 (0.99%) Hadoop
13 5 (0.83%) DB2
Development Applications
1 25 (4.14%) Subversion
2 23 (3.81%) JIRA
3 19 (3.15%) Maven
4 14 (2.32%) TeamCity
5 9 (1.49%) JUnit
5 9 (1.49%) CruiseControl
6 7 (1.16%) Git (software)
7 6 (0.99%) jMock
7 6 (0.99%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.50%) ClearCase
8 3 (0.50%) Toad
9 2 (0.33%) XMLSpy
9 2 (0.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.33%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.33%) Mockito
9 2 (0.33%) Hudson
10 1 (0.17%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.17%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.17%) T4 Templates
10 1 (0.17%) FxCop
General
1 358 (59.27%) Banking
2 303 (50.17%) Finance
3 203 (33.61%) Investment Banking
4 101 (16.72%) Front Office
5 66 (10.93%) Retail
6 36 (5.96%) Retail Banking
7 26 (4.30%) Back Office
8 25 (4.14%) Legal
9 19 (3.15%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.99%) Advertising
10 6 (0.99%) Marketing
11 3 (0.50%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.33%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.33%) Wholesale Banking
13 1 (0.17%) Czech Language
13 1 (0.17%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.17%) French Language
13 1 (0.17%) Games
13 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 275 (45.53%) Analyst
2 202 (33.44%) Developer
3 173 (28.64%) Business Analyst
4 124 (20.53%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 83 (13.74%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
6 76 (12.58%) Risk Analyst
7 61 (10.10%) Credit Analyst
8 56 (9.27%) Java Developer
9 44 (7.28%) Project Manager
10 39 (6.46%) C# Developer
11 29 (4.80%) Banking Business Analyst
12 24 (3.97%) Test Analyst
12 24 (3.97%) Credit Risk Project Manager
13 22 (3.64%) C++ Developer
14 20 (3.31%) .NET Developer
14 20 (3.31%) Data Analyst
14 20 (3.31%) SAS Developer
15 18 (2.98%) IT Business Analyst
15 18 (2.98%) Senior Developer
16 16 (2.65%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (9.60%) .NET
2 39 (6.46%) Spring
3 21 (3.48%) XML
4 19 (3.15%) HTML
5 18 (2.98%) WCF
6 15 (2.48%) WPF
7 14 (2.32%) Hibernate
8 11 (1.82%) J2EE
8 11 (1.82%) ASP.NET
9 10 (1.66%) STL
9 10 (1.66%) Web Services
9 10 (1.66%) JMS
10 9 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (1.49%) HTML5
11 8 (1.32%) JDBC
11 8 (1.32%) Spring MVC
12 7 (1.16%) Middleware
12 7 (1.16%) JMX
12 7 (1.16%) Spring Integration
13 6 (0.99%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 152 (25.17%) Market Risk
2 78 (12.91%) Derivative
3 75 (12.42%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (6.13%) Credit Derivative
5 33 (5.46%) Equities
6 32 (5.30%) Fixed Income
7 23 (3.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 20 (3.31%) Computer Science
9 14 (2.32%) Reference Data
10 13 (2.15%) Mainframe
11 11 (1.82%) Equity Derivative
12 10 (1.66%) Grid Computing
13 9 (1.49%) Mathematics
14 8 (1.32%) Management Information System
15 7 (1.16%) Wiki
16 5 (0.83%) Data Extraction
16 5 (0.83%) Economics
16 5 (0.83%) Statistics
17 4 (0.66%) Physics
17 4 (0.66%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 53 (8.77%) UNIX
2 27 (4.47%) Linux
3 26 (4.30%) Windows
4 4 (0.66%) AIX
4 4 (0.66%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (19.04%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (18.87%) Risk Management
3 87 (14.40%) Analytics
4 76 (12.58%) Business Analysis
5 61 (10.10%) TDD
6 59 (9.77%) Project Management
7 55 (9.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 54 (8.94%) Data Modelling
8 54 (8.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 50 (8.28%) Risk Analytics
10 41 (6.79%) ETL
11 34 (5.63%) Data Analysis
12 31 (5.13%) Multithreading
13 30 (4.97%) Business Intelligence
14 27 (4.47%) Automated Testing
15 26 (4.30%) Scrum
16 25 (4.14%) Stress Testing
17 24 (3.97%) Continuous Integration
18 23 (3.81%) Workflow
19 22 (3.64%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 218 (36.09%) SQL
2 90 (14.90%) Java
3 71 (11.75%) C#
4 52 (8.61%) C++
5 26 (4.30%) Python
6 25 (4.14%) VBA
7 24 (3.97%) Perl
8 18 (2.98%) Shell Script
9 13 (2.15%) PL/SQL
9 13 (2.15%) JavaScript
10 12 (1.99%) C
11 11 (1.82%) T-SQL
11 11 (1.82%) Korn
12 7 (1.16%) C-shell
12 7 (1.16%) VB
13 6 (0.99%) SQR
14 5 (0.83%) R
14 5 (0.83%) SAS Macro
15 4 (0.66%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 48 (7.95%) Degree
2 7 (1.16%) ISEB
3 6 (0.99%) PMI Certification
4 4 (0.66%) SAS Certification
5 3 (0.50%) CCA
6 2 (0.33%) PMP
7 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.17%) IIBA
7 1 (0.17%) PhD
7 1 (0.17%) OCP
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.17%) MBA
7 1 (0.17%) CFA
7 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (6.13%) Basel III
2 14 (2.32%) QA
3 12 (1.99%) Basel II
4 9 (1.49%) Data Quality
5 8 (1.32%) SLA
5 8 (1.32%) CRD IV
6 4 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.50%) COREP
8 2 (0.33%) FINREP
8 2 (0.33%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.33%) EMIR
9 1 (0.17%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (0.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.17%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 11 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.99%) Control-M
3 1 (0.17%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 125 (20.70%) Oracle
2 45 (7.45%) Sybase
3 26 (4.30%) Microsoft
4 21 (3.48%) Business Objects
5 13 (2.15%) Informatica
6 10 (1.66%) Tableau
7 7 (1.16%) SunGard
8 6 (0.99%) CA
9 4 (0.66%) Reuters
9 4 (0.66%) Bloomberg
9 4 (0.66%) Cognos
9 4 (0.66%) Teradata
9 4 (0.66%) DataSynapse
10 3 (0.50%) Cloudera
10 3 (0.50%) Remedy
10 3 (0.50%) Citrix
11 2 (0.33%) OpenLink
11 2 (0.33%) Perforce
11 2 (0.33%) IBM
11 2 (0.33%) SAP
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Rate: £600 - £675 per day
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Rate: £300 - £325 per day
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London
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Rate: £500 - £750 per day
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West Yorkshire
Churchill Frank
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Yorkshire and the Humber
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £475 per day
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Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
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City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
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London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £650 per annum
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City of London
Orgtel
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Yorkshire and the Humber
Orgtel
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Cardiff
Orgtel
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Halifax
Orgtel
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Halifax
Orgtel
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