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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Credit Risk over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Credit Risk
Rank 389 383 343
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -40
Contract jobs citing Credit Risk 269 272 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.50% 0.50% 0.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.52% 1.58% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 213 214
Median daily rate £500 £525 £535
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £354 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £668
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-4.22% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median 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
17740 17249 16743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.03% 31.83% 31.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 11477 10510 10308
Median daily rate £425 £413 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 599 715 748
Median hourly rate £21.17 £18.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.61% -12.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -14.28%

Credit Risk
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Credit Risk as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Credit Risk within the UK over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -19 222 £500 -4.71% 63
London -23 153 £550 - 38
Scotland -4 42 £450 +7.14% 8
Edinburgh +1 38 £463 +10.11% 6
Yorkshire +5 22 £475 +5.55% 3
City of London +1 21 £550 -4.34% 14
North West 0 20 £413 -26.66% 9
West Yorkshire 0 17 £450 -1.36% 3
West Midlands +4 12 £425 - 5
Manchester -3 11 £425 -26.08% 6
Halifax +5 10 £413 -10.81%
South East -11 10 £450 -5.26%
Wolverhampton - 10 £413 -
Buckinghamshire +12 8 £275 -21.42%
Leeds -1 7 £495 +10.00% 3
Cheshire -5 5 £400 -11.11%
Glasgow +9 4 £325 -27.77% 2
Chester +3 4 £400 -11.11%
Milton Keynes +2 4 £275 -21.42%
South Yorkshire -5 4 £538 +53.57%
Sheffield -17 4 £538 +53.57%
Birmingham - 3 £425 - 3
South West -8 2 £508 +4.63% 4
East of England - 2 £650 - 1
North East - 2 £330 -
Bristol - 2 £508 - 4
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £330 -
Cambridge - 2 £650 -
Uxbridge - 2 £575 -
Liverpool - 2 £513 - 2

Credit Risk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Credit Risk also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Credit Risk.

1 309 (60.35%) Finance
2 258 (50.39%) Banking
3 165 (32.23%) SAS
4 141 (27.54%) SQL
5 134 (26.17%) Risk Management
6 111 (21.68%) Market Risk
7 79 (15.43%) Retail
8 78 (15.23%) Agile Software Development
8 78 (15.23%) Investment Banking
9 77 (15.04%) Derivative
9 77 (15.04%) Analytics
10 72 (14.06%) Data Analysis
11 70 (13.67%) Stakeholder Management
12 67 (13.09%) Analytical Skills
13 61 (11.91%) Migration
14 60 (11.72%) Data Warehouse
15 49 (9.57%) ETL
15 49 (9.57%) Business Analysis
16 47 (9.18%) Project Management
17 46 (8.98%) Credit Derivative
17 46 (8.98%) Validation
17 46 (8.98%) Stress Testing
18 44 (8.59%) Front Office
18 44 (8.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 43 (8.40%) Data Management
20 42 (8.20%) User Acceptance Testing
21 41 (8.01%) Degree
22 39 (7.62%) Data Modelling
23 37 (7.23%) C#
23 37 (7.23%) Retail Banking

Credit Risk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 165 (32.23%) SAS
2 6 (1.17%) Apache Spark
2 6 (1.17%) Oracle Coherence
3 3 (0.59%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.39%) Apache
4 2 (0.39%) GemFire
4 2 (0.39%) Jetty
4 2 (0.39%) nginx
4 2 (0.39%) Node.js
5 1 (0.20%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 29 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 18 (3.52%) MS Office
2 18 (3.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 14 (2.73%) MS Visio
4 9 (1.76%) SPSS
5 6 (1.17%) MS Project
6 5 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.39%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 4 (0.78%) Front Arena
2 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.59%) SaaS
2 1 (0.20%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (11.72%) Data Warehouse
2 30 (5.86%) Big Data
3 29 (5.66%) SQL Server
4 26 (5.08%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 25 (4.88%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 18 (3.52%) Data Mining
7 16 (3.13%) Base SAS
8 14 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (2.15%) Hadoop
9 11 (2.15%) OLAP
10 9 (1.76%) BusinessObjects
11 8 (1.56%) OLAP Cube
12 7 (1.37%) NoSQL
12 7 (1.37%) Pentaho
12 7 (1.37%) Star Schema
13 6 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (1.17%) Relational Database
13 6 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (1.95%) PowerDesigner
2 6 (1.17%) JIRA
3 5 (0.98%) Subversion
4 4 (0.78%) ERwin
5 3 (0.59%) HP UFT
5 3 (0.59%) JUnit
5 3 (0.59%) Selenium
6 2 (0.39%) Ant
6 2 (0.39%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.39%) Hudson
6 2 (0.39%) Maven
6 2 (0.39%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.39%) Toad
7 1 (0.20%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.20%) jMock
7 1 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.20%) TestDirector
7 1 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 309 (60.35%) Finance
2 258 (50.39%) Banking
3 79 (15.43%) Retail
4 78 (15.23%) Investment Banking
5 44 (8.59%) Front Office
6 37 (7.23%) Retail Banking
7 11 (2.15%) Marketing
8 10 (1.95%) Legal
9 8 (1.56%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.39%) Advertising
10 2 (0.39%) Back Office
10 2 (0.39%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.39%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.20%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.20%) Games
11 1 (0.20%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.20%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 244 (47.66%) Analyst
2 141 (27.54%) Risk Analyst
3 119 (23.24%) Business Analyst
4 112 (21.88%) Credit Analyst
5 106 (20.70%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 99 (19.34%) Developer
7 68 (13.28%) Risk Business Analyst
8 51 (9.96%) Risk Manager
9 45 (8.79%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
10 43 (8.40%) Credit Risk Manager
11 41 (8.01%) SAS Analyst
12 40 (7.81%) Banking Analyst
13 37 (7.23%) Data Analyst
14 34 (6.64%) Senior Analyst
15 29 (5.66%) Project Manager
16 28 (5.47%) SAS Risk Analyst
16 28 (5.47%) Test Analyst
17 27 (5.27%) SAS Developer
18 26 (5.08%) SAS Credit Risk Analyst
19 25 (4.88%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.13%) .NET
1 16 (3.13%) XML
2 9 (1.76%) REST
3 7 (1.37%) Spring
4 6 (1.17%) MDX
5 3 (0.59%) AngularJS
5 3 (0.59%) CSS
5 3 (0.59%) HTML
5 3 (0.59%) HTML5
5 3 (0.59%) MSMQ
5 3 (0.59%) WCF
5 3 (0.59%) Web Services
6 2 (0.39%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.39%) COM
6 2 (0.39%) GWT
6 2 (0.39%) JDBC
6 2 (0.39%) OpenMP
6 2 (0.39%) SOAP
6 2 (0.39%) Struts
6 2 (0.39%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 111 (21.68%) Market Risk
2 77 (15.04%) Derivative
3 67 (13.09%) Analytical Skills
4 46 (8.98%) Credit Derivative
5 44 (8.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 36 (7.03%) Mathematics
7 24 (4.69%) Fixed Income
8 14 (2.73%) Equities
8 14 (2.73%) Statistics
9 11 (2.15%) Management Information System
10 10 (1.95%) Data Structures
10 10 (1.95%) Economics
11 9 (1.76%) Physics
12 8 (1.56%) Reference Data
13 6 (1.17%) OTC Derivatives
14 5 (0.98%) Grid Computing
15 4 (0.78%) Equity Derivative
16 3 (0.59%) Data Extraction
16 3 (0.59%) Data Integration
16 3 (0.59%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 21 (4.10%) Unix
2 8 (1.56%) Linux
3 7 (1.37%) Windows
4 5 (0.98%) Windows Server
4 5 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (0.78%) AIX
6 3 (0.59%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (26.17%) Risk Management
2 78 (15.23%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (15.04%) Analytics
4 72 (14.06%) Data Analysis
5 70 (13.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 61 (11.91%) Migration
7 49 (9.57%) Business Analysis
7 49 (9.57%) ETL
8 47 (9.18%) Project Management
9 46 (8.98%) Stress Testing
9 46 (8.98%) Validation
10 43 (8.40%) Data Management
11 42 (8.20%) User Acceptance Testing
12 39 (7.62%) Data Modelling
13 31 (6.05%) SDLC
14 24 (4.69%) Scrum
15 22 (4.30%) Test Scripting
16 21 (4.10%) Monte Carlo Method
16 21 (4.10%) Translating Business Requirements
17 18 (3.52%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 141 (27.54%) SQL
2 37 (7.23%) C#
3 31 (6.05%) C++
4 26 (5.08%) Java
5 22 (4.30%) Python
6 19 (3.71%) VBA
7 13 (2.54%) R
8 11 (2.15%) MATLAB
9 9 (1.76%) PL/SQL
10 5 (0.98%) PowerShell
10 5 (0.98%) VBScript
11 4 (0.78%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.59%) C
12 3 (0.59%) SAS Macro
12 3 (0.59%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.39%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.39%) Perl
13 2 (0.39%) Scala
14 1 (0.20%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.20%) Korn
Qualifications
1 41 (8.01%) Degree
2 24 (4.69%) PhD
3 9 (1.76%) ISEB
4 5 (0.98%) ISTQB
4 5 (0.98%) Postgraduate
5 4 (0.78%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.39%) CFA
7 2 (0.39%) PMP
8 1 (0.20%) CAPM
8 1 (0.20%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (6.25%) Data Quality
2 28 (5.47%) QA
3 16 (3.13%) Basel II
4 10 (1.95%) Basel III
5 9 (1.76%) COREP
6 8 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (1.37%) FINREP
8 6 (1.17%) CRD IV
9 5 (0.98%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.20%) IAS 39
System Software
1 2 (0.39%) HDFS
1 2 (0.39%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 16 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.98%) SCCM
3 2 (0.39%) Control-M
4 1 (0.20%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 35 (6.84%) Oracle
2 33 (6.45%) Murex
3 30 (5.86%) Microsoft
4 12 (2.34%) Calypso
5 11 (2.15%) Teradata
6 10 (1.95%) Algorithmics
7 7 (1.37%) Sybase
8 6 (1.17%) Platfora
9 5 (0.98%) ServiceNow
9 5 (0.98%) Trillium
9 5 (0.98%) VMware
10 4 (0.78%) IBM
11 2 (0.39%) Fiserv
11 2 (0.39%) GoldenSource
12 1 (0.20%) Cloudera
12 1 (0.20%) DataFlux
12 1 (0.20%) Hortonworks
12 1 (0.20%) Perforce
12 1 (0.20%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.20%) SAP
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