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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Credit Risk
Rank 335 313 190
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -123
Contract jobs citing Credit Risk 271 280 455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.52% 0.55% 1.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.72% 1.80% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 197 350
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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 £400 £425 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £675 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £415 £423
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -1.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
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
15713 15522 13882
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 29.91% 30.65% 30.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 9718 9471 8323
Average daily rate £425 £407 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.55% -1.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 597 616 780
Average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.65 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.65 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.68 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+4.63% -11.60%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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
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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 -28 236 £524 -8.95% 146
London -48 178 £575 - 69
City of London -24 50 £550 -4.34% 34
Scotland +9 28 £444 +3.80% 4
Edinburgh +9 28 £444 -1.38% 4
Yorkshire 0 22 £450 +12.50% 25
West Yorkshire -6 16 £450 +42.85% 19
Halifax +8 13 £450 +42.85% 1
South West +1 9 £430 - 5
South East -18 9 £313 -16.66% 5
North West -13 8 £525 +21.03% 11
Manchester -11 7 £425 +13.33% 5
Sheffield +1 5 £450 +5.88% 3
South Yorkshire 0 5 £450 +5.88% 3
Buckinghamshire - 5 £325 - 3
Milton Keynes - 5 £325 - 3
East of England - 5 £425 -
West Midlands -7 4 £444 -6.57% 10
Watford - 3 £700 -
Berkshire - 3 £275 - 1
Hertfordshire - 3 £700 -
Docklands, London +3 2 £615 +23.00% 2
Leeds - 2 £450 - 12
East Midlands +5 1 £476 - 19
Cardiff +4 1 £423 - 1
South Wales +1 1 £423 - 1
Wales -5 1 £423 - 1
Merseyside - 1 £625 -
Bristol - 1 £400 - 1
Liverpool - 1 £625 -

Credit Risk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 303 (54.79%) Banking
2 285 (51.54%) Finance
3 153 (27.67%) SQL
4 124 (22.42%) Investment Banking
5 109 (19.71%) SAS
6 95 (17.18%) Market Risk
7 86 (15.55%) Risk Management
8 82 (14.83%) Retail
9 74 (13.38%) Analytical Skills
10 71 (12.84%) Stakeholder Management
11 68 (12.30%) Front Office
12 67 (12.12%) Analytics
13 60 (10.85%) Agile Software Development
14 59 (10.67%) C#
15 56 (10.13%) Business Analysis
16 52 (9.40%) Project Management
17 51 (9.22%) Retail Banking
18 50 (9.04%) .NET
19 48 (8.68%) Oracle
19 48 (8.68%) Data Warehouse
20 43 (7.78%) SQL Server
20 43 (7.78%) Data Analysis
21 41 (7.41%) Java
22 37 (6.69%) Derivative
23 36 (6.51%) Data Modelling
24 35 (6.33%) Stress Testing
25 34 (6.15%) Degree
25 34 (6.15%) ETL
26 33 (5.97%) VBA
27 31 (5.61%) Computer Science

Credit Risk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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
1 109 (19.71%) SAS
2 10 (1.81%) Oracle Coherence
3 4 (0.72%) Apache
4 3 (0.54%) Jetty
4 3 (0.54%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.36%) IIS
5 2 (0.36%) JBoss
5 2 (0.36%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.18%) Confluence
6 1 (0.18%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (0.18%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.18%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.18%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 27 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.62%) MS Office
2 20 (3.62%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (1.27%) MS Project
4 4 (0.72%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.54%) SPSS
6 2 (0.36%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 9 (1.63%) VisionPLUS
2 4 (0.72%) Adaptiv
2 4 (0.72%) ION MarketView
3 2 (0.36%) Summit
4 1 (0.18%) Algo Collateral
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.54%) IBM Blueworks
2 2 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.63%) ATM
2 2 (0.36%) SAN
3 1 (0.18%) Internet
3 1 (0.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (8.68%) Data Warehouse
2 43 (7.78%) SQL Server
3 26 (4.70%) Hadoop
4 24 (4.34%) Relational Database
4 24 (4.34%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 23 (4.16%) Big Data
6 22 (3.98%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 21 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 18 (3.25%) QlikView
9 15 (2.71%) Base SAS
9 15 (2.71%) Oracle Database
10 13 (2.35%) OLAP
11 11 (1.99%) Data Mining
12 10 (1.81%) RDBMS
12 10 (1.81%) OLAP Cube
13 8 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 7 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
15 6 (1.08%) MS Access
16 5 (0.90%) Apache Hive
16 5 (0.90%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 14 (2.53%) CruiseControl
2 13 (2.35%) Subversion
3 10 (1.81%) JIRA
4 8 (1.45%) Hudson
4 8 (1.45%) TeamCity
5 6 (1.08%) Jenkins
6 5 (0.90%) Maven
6 5 (0.90%) Ant
6 5 (0.90%) JUnit
6 5 (0.90%) NUnit
7 4 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.54%) jMock
8 3 (0.54%) ClearCase
9 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.36%) Toad
9 2 (0.36%) ERwin
9 2 (0.36%) Moq
9 2 (0.36%) JBehave
10 1 (0.18%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.18%) TestDirector
General
1 303 (54.79%) Banking
2 285 (51.54%) Finance
3 124 (22.42%) Investment Banking
4 82 (14.83%) Retail
5 68 (12.30%) Front Office
6 51 (9.22%) Retail Banking
7 19 (3.44%) Financial Institution
8 18 (3.25%) Legal
9 10 (1.81%) Back Office
10 9 (1.63%) Marketing
11 5 (0.90%) Corporate Banking
12 4 (0.72%) Telecoms
13 3 (0.54%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.36%) Publishing
14 2 (0.36%) Private Banking
15 1 (0.18%) International Banking
15 1 (0.18%) Wholesale Banking
15 1 (0.18%) Advertising
15 1 (0.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 234 (42.31%) Analyst
2 131 (23.69%) Developer
3 124 (22.42%) Business Analyst
4 97 (17.54%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 64 (11.57%) Project Manager
6 54 (9.76%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
7 46 (8.32%) Risk Analyst
8 37 (6.69%) Credit Analyst
9 36 (6.51%) Credit Risk Project Manager
10 31 (5.61%) Architect
11 28 (5.06%) Risk Manager
12 21 (3.80%) Java Developer
12 21 (3.80%) SAS Analyst
13 20 (3.62%) Banking Business Analyst
14 18 (3.25%) Data Analyst
15 17 (3.07%) Senior Analyst
15 17 (3.07%) Solutions Architect
16 16 (2.89%) Test Analyst
17 15 (2.71%) Quantitative Developer
18 14 (2.53%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (9.04%) .NET
2 16 (2.89%) WPF
3 14 (2.53%) HTML
3 14 (2.53%) WCF
4 11 (1.99%) XML
5 10 (1.81%) Spring
6 9 (1.63%) .NET Framework
7 7 (1.27%) HTML5
7 7 (1.27%) WF
8 6 (1.08%) ASP.NET
8 6 (1.08%) J2EE
8 6 (1.08%) JMS
9 5 (0.90%) Spring MVC
9 5 (0.90%) Web Services
10 4 (0.72%) WinForms
10 4 (0.72%) JDBC
10 4 (0.72%) WSH
10 4 (0.72%) Middleware
11 3 (0.54%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (0.54%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 95 (17.18%) Market Risk
2 74 (13.38%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (6.69%) Derivative
4 31 (5.61%) Computer Science
5 30 (5.42%) Fixed Income
6 24 (4.34%) Statistics
7 23 (4.16%) Mathematics
8 14 (2.53%) Grid Computing
9 13 (2.35%) Physics
9 13 (2.35%) Equities
10 12 (2.17%) Management Information System
11 10 (1.81%) Credit Derivative
11 10 (1.81%) Equity Derivative
12 9 (1.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 7 (1.27%) Economics
13 7 (1.27%) Mainframe
14 6 (1.08%) Reference Data
14 6 (1.08%) Data Integration
15 5 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
15 5 (0.90%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 30 (5.42%) UNIX
2 17 (3.07%) Windows
3 11 (1.99%) Linux
4 8 (1.45%) AIX
5 2 (0.36%) Solaris
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (15.55%) Risk Management
2 71 (12.84%) Stakeholder Management
3 67 (12.12%) Analytics
4 60 (10.85%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (10.13%) Business Analysis
6 52 (9.40%) Project Management
7 43 (7.78%) Data Analysis
8 36 (6.51%) Data Modelling
9 35 (6.33%) Stress Testing
10 34 (6.15%) ETL
11 29 (5.24%) Data Management
12 27 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
13 24 (4.34%) Monte Carlo Method
14 22 (3.98%) Business Intelligence
14 22 (3.98%) Migration
15 21 (3.80%) Scrum
15 21 (3.80%) Validation
16 18 (3.25%) Risk Analytics
17 17 (3.07%) TDD
17 17 (3.07%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 153 (27.67%) SQL
2 59 (10.67%) C#
3 41 (7.41%) Java
4 33 (5.97%) VBA
5 29 (5.24%) C++
6 20 (3.62%) Python
7 12 (2.17%) SAS Macro
8 10 (1.81%) C
8 10 (1.81%) JavaScript
8 10 (1.81%) MATLAB
8 10 (1.81%) R
9 9 (1.63%) T-SQL
10 8 (1.45%) Shell Script
11 6 (1.08%) Perl
11 6 (1.08%) Scala
12 4 (0.72%) VBScript
13 3 (0.54%) Korn
13 3 (0.54%) VB
13 3 (0.54%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.36%) VC++
Qualifications
1 34 (6.15%) Degree
2 7 (1.27%) ISEB
3 5 (0.90%) VCP4
3 5 (0.90%) PMP
3 5 (0.90%) PMI Certification
4 3 (0.54%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.54%) PhD
5 2 (0.36%) CISA
5 2 (0.36%) CCA
5 2 (0.36%) CISSP
6 1 (0.18%) CFA
6 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.18%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.18%) CIMA
6 1 (0.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.44%) Basel III
2 11 (1.99%) Basel II
3 8 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (1.27%) QA
5 6 (1.08%) Dodd-Frank
5 6 (1.08%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.90%) CRD IV
7 4 (0.72%) COREP
8 3 (0.54%) AIFMD
9 2 (0.36%) FINREP
9 2 (0.36%) EMIR
9 2 (0.36%) SLA
9 2 (0.36%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.18%) FATCA
10 1 (0.18%) PMBOK
System Software
1 5 (0.90%) Apache Flume
2 4 (0.72%) HDFS
3 2 (0.36%) GridGain
3 2 (0.36%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (1.63%) Control-M
2 8 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.72%) Oozie
3 4 (0.72%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.36%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 48 (8.68%) Oracle
2 23 (4.16%) Microsoft
3 15 (2.71%) Murex
4 12 (2.17%) Sybase
5 8 (1.45%) Teradata
6 6 (1.08%) Business Objects
6 6 (1.08%) Cognos
6 6 (1.08%) Informatica
7 5 (0.90%) Cloudera
7 5 (0.90%) DataSynapse
8 4 (0.72%) ION Trading
8 4 (0.72%) Calypso
8 4 (0.72%) SunGard
8 4 (0.72%) IBM
9 3 (0.54%) Perforce
9 3 (0.54%) Sophis
10 2 (0.36%) Reuters
10 2 (0.36%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.36%) GoldenSource
10 2 (0.36%) Tableau
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