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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Credit Risk
Rank 364 304 210
Rank change year-on-year
-60 -94
Contract jobs citing Credit Risk 250 340 475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.45% 0.62% 0.98%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.49% 1.99% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 233 335
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £425 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £438 £445
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.00 -

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
16828 17126 14998
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.20% 31.02% 30.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 10345 10546 8944
Average daily rate £425 £405 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £236 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 636 660 681
Average hourly rate £18.90 £21.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.09% -2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.25 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +1.17%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -83 218 £525 -4.54% 140
London -63 174 £550 -4.34% 56
City of London -17 61 £575 -4.16% 30
Scotland +13 20 £410 +8.60% 7
Edinburgh +12 20 £410 -4.09% 7
Yorkshire -7 15 £450 -2.70% 27
South East -6 10 £350 +16.66% 6
Sheffield -1 8 £400 -11.11% 1
South Yorkshire -2 8 £400 -11.11% 1
South West +8 7 £475 -13.63% 6
North West -19 7 £500 +11.11% 11
Canary Wharf - 7 £525 -
Buckinghamshire +1 6 £350 +16.66% 3
West Yorkshire -8 6 £450 -5.26% 26
Manchester -10 6 £550 +20.54% 6
Cardiff - 6 £443 -
Swindon - 6 £485 - 4
Wiltshire - 6 £485 - 4
Wales - 6 £443 -
South Wales - 6 £443 -
Milton Keynes -4 5 £350 +16.66% 1
Halifax +2 4 £450 -5.26% 10
Docklands, London -2 3 £615 +23.00% 1
East Midlands +4 2 £475 - 21
West Midlands -15 2 £438 -7.89% 12
Hampshire - 2 £511 -
Chester +4 1 £450 +5.88%
Northampton -4 1 £550 - 1
Cheshire -9 1 £450 +5.88%
Northamptonshire -11 1 £550 - 5

Credit Risk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 277 (54.42%) Finance
2 276 (54.22%) Banking
3 122 (23.97%) SQL
4 115 (22.59%) Investment Banking
5 113 (22.20%) SAS
6 80 (15.72%) Market Risk
7 76 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
8 74 (14.54%) Risk Management
9 73 (14.34%) Analytics
10 68 (13.36%) Stakeholder Management
11 65 (12.77%) Retail
12 59 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
13 51 (10.02%) Business Analysis
14 47 (9.23%) Front Office
14 47 (9.23%) Data Warehouse
14 47 (9.23%) Data Analysis
15 46 (9.04%) Project Management
16 45 (8.84%) Stress Testing
17 43 (8.45%) Degree
18 41 (8.06%) C#
19 40 (7.86%) Java
20 39 (7.66%) Data Modelling
21 37 (7.27%) Retail Banking
22 35 (6.88%) Oracle
23 32 (6.29%) Python
24 31 (6.09%) VBA
24 31 (6.09%) C++
25 30 (5.89%) SQL Server
25 30 (5.89%) UNIX
26 28 (5.50%) Monte Carlo Method

Credit Risk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 113 (22.20%) SAS
2 11 (2.16%) Oracle Coherence
3 5 (0.98%) Apache
4 4 (0.79%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.59%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.39%) IIS
6 2 (0.39%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.20%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.20%) Confluence
7 1 (0.20%) JBoss
7 1 (0.20%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 23 (4.52%) MS Excel
2 21 (4.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 19 (3.73%) MS Office
4 8 (1.57%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.38%) MS Project
6 6 (1.18%) SPSS
7 2 (0.39%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 5 (0.98%) VisionPLUS
2 4 (0.79%) ION MarketView
3 2 (0.39%) Summit
3 2 (0.39%) Adaptiv
4 1 (0.20%) Algo Collateral
4 1 (0.20%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.39%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.98%) ATM
2 2 (0.39%) Internet
3 1 (0.20%) SAN
3 1 (0.20%) SSL
3 1 (0.20%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (9.23%) Data Warehouse
2 30 (5.89%) SQL Server
3 27 (5.30%) Hadoop
4 23 (4.52%) Big Data
5 21 (4.13%) Relational Database
6 19 (3.73%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 18 (3.54%) Base SAS
8 16 (3.14%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 12 (2.36%) OLAP
9 12 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (1.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (1.77%) Oracle Database
11 8 (1.57%) OLAP Cube
11 8 (1.57%) RDBMS
11 8 (1.57%) QlikView
12 6 (1.18%) Apache Hive
12 6 (1.18%) Impala
13 5 (0.98%) MS Access
14 4 (0.79%) Data Mining
14 4 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (2.36%) JIRA
2 7 (1.38%) TeamCity
3 5 (0.98%) Subversion
3 5 (0.98%) JUnit
4 4 (0.79%) CruiseControl
4 4 (0.79%) Maven
5 3 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (0.59%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.59%) Hudson
6 2 (0.39%) TestDirector
6 2 (0.39%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (0.39%) NUnit
6 2 (0.39%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.39%) Moq
6 2 (0.39%) JBehave
6 2 (0.39%) jMock
7 1 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.20%) Mockito
7 1 (0.20%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.20%) Toad
General
1 277 (54.42%) Finance
2 276 (54.22%) Banking
3 115 (22.59%) Investment Banking
4 65 (12.77%) Retail
5 47 (9.23%) Front Office
6 37 (7.27%) Retail Banking
7 13 (2.55%) Legal
7 13 (2.55%) Financial Institution
8 11 (2.16%) Marketing
9 7 (1.38%) Corporate Banking
10 6 (1.18%) Telecoms
11 5 (0.98%) Back Office
12 4 (0.79%) Wholesale Banking
13 2 (0.39%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.39%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.20%) Japanese Language
14 1 (0.20%) Advertising
14 1 (0.20%) Publishing
14 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 222 (43.61%) Analyst
2 106 (20.83%) Developer
3 103 (20.24%) Business Analyst
4 92 (18.07%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 64 (12.57%) Project Manager
6 49 (9.63%) Risk Analyst
7 47 (9.23%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
8 38 (7.47%) Credit Analyst
9 35 (6.88%) Credit Risk Project Manager
10 33 (6.48%) Architect
11 28 (5.50%) Data Analyst
12 25 (4.91%) Risk Manager
13 23 (4.52%) Solutions Architect
14 21 (4.13%) Senior Analyst
14 21 (4.13%) SAS Analyst
15 17 (3.34%) Test Analyst
16 15 (2.95%) Banking Business Analyst
17 14 (2.75%) Java Developer
18 13 (2.55%) SAS Developer
19 12 (2.36%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (5.30%) .NET
2 14 (2.75%) WCF
3 12 (2.36%) HTML
4 11 (2.16%) WPF
5 8 (1.57%) XML
5 8 (1.57%) HTML5
5 8 (1.57%) Spring
6 7 (1.38%) WF
6 7 (1.38%) NumPy
7 6 (1.18%) J2EE
7 6 (1.18%) Pandas
8 5 (0.98%) Flask
8 5 (0.98%) Django
8 5 (0.98%) SciPy
8 5 (0.98%) JMS
9 4 (0.79%) ASP.NET
9 4 (0.79%) SOAP
9 4 (0.79%) Web Services
9 4 (0.79%) WSH
9 4 (0.79%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 80 (15.72%) Market Risk
2 76 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (5.30%) Statistics
4 23 (4.52%) Fixed Income
5 21 (4.13%) Derivative
6 20 (3.93%) Mathematics
7 17 (3.34%) Computer Science
8 13 (2.55%) Grid Computing
9 9 (1.77%) Equity Derivative
9 9 (1.77%) Equities
10 8 (1.57%) Management Information System
10 8 (1.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (1.18%) Data Integration
11 6 (1.18%) Physics
11 6 (1.18%) Data Structures
12 5 (0.98%) Algorithms
13 4 (0.79%) Credit Derivative
13 4 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
14 3 (0.59%) Mobile App
15 2 (0.39%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 30 (5.89%) UNIX
2 15 (2.95%) Windows
3 10 (1.96%) Linux
4 9 (1.77%) AIX
5 3 (0.59%) Solaris
6 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (14.54%) Risk Management
2 73 (14.34%) Analytics
3 68 (13.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 59 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (10.02%) Business Analysis
6 47 (9.23%) Data Analysis
7 46 (9.04%) Project Management
8 45 (8.84%) Stress Testing
9 39 (7.66%) Data Modelling
10 28 (5.50%) Monte Carlo Method
11 25 (4.91%) Data Management
12 24 (4.72%) ETL
13 19 (3.73%) Migration
14 18 (3.54%) Continuous Integration
15 17 (3.34%) Multithreading
15 17 (3.34%) Business Intelligence
16 16 (3.14%) Scrum
16 16 (3.14%) TDD
16 16 (3.14%) Unit Testing
16 16 (3.14%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 122 (23.97%) SQL
2 41 (8.06%) C#
3 40 (7.86%) Java
4 32 (6.29%) Python
5 31 (6.09%) VBA
5 31 (6.09%) C++
6 12 (2.36%) MATLAB
6 12 (2.36%) R
7 8 (1.57%) C
8 7 (1.38%) SAS Macro
8 7 (1.38%) Shell Script
9 6 (1.18%) VB
9 6 (1.18%) JavaScript
9 6 (1.18%) Scala
10 4 (0.79%) Perl
10 4 (0.79%) VBScript
10 4 (0.79%) Korn
11 3 (0.59%) Fortran
12 2 (0.39%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.20%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 43 (8.45%) Degree
2 6 (1.18%) ISEB
2 6 (1.18%) PMP
2 6 (1.18%) PMI Certification
3 3 (0.59%) ISTQB
3 3 (0.59%) PhD
4 2 (0.39%) CISSP
4 2 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.39%) CISA
4 2 (0.39%) CIMA
5 1 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.20%) CCA
5 1 (0.20%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.93%) Basel III
2 12 (2.36%) Basel II
2 12 (2.36%) QA
3 7 (1.38%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.18%) Dodd-Frank
5 4 (0.79%) AIFMD
6 3 (0.59%) COREP
6 3 (0.59%) CRD IV
6 3 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.39%) EMIR
8 1 (0.20%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.20%) FINREP
8 1 (0.20%) CDISC
8 1 (0.20%) FATCA
8 1 (0.20%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.20%) SLA
8 1 (0.20%) GCP
System Software
1 5 (0.98%) Apache Flume
2 4 (0.79%) HDFS
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.20%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 6 (1.18%) Control-M
1 6 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.98%) Oozie
2 5 (0.98%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.20%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 35 (6.88%) Oracle
2 20 (3.93%) Microsoft
3 14 (2.75%) Murex
4 13 (2.55%) Teradata
5 8 (1.57%) Sybase
6 7 (1.38%) DataSynapse
7 6 (1.18%) Cloudera
8 5 (0.98%) Informatica
8 5 (0.98%) Business Objects
9 4 (0.79%) ION Trading
10 3 (0.59%) Sophis
10 3 (0.59%) Calypso
10 3 (0.59%) SunGard
10 3 (0.59%) IBM
10 3 (0.59%) Cognos
11 2 (0.39%) GoldenSource
11 2 (0.39%) Tableau
11 2 (0.39%) ServiceNow
11 2 (0.39%) Pega
12 1 (0.20%) Actian
Docklands
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Rate: £600 - £630 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £450 - £475 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £450 - £475 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £450 - £475 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Rate: £700 - £800 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
East Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £370 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
iKonnect
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
The People Network
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 12 days ago