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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Credit Risk
Rank 407 384 327
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -57
Contract jobs citing Credit Risk 266 261 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.48% 0.47% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.46% 1.48% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 201 227
Average daily rate £500 £520 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £350 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
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
18209 17679 17519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.58% 31.66% 32.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 11843 10703 10683
Average daily rate £425 £420 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +4.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 596 696 759
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.50 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.91% -10.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £11.93 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -5.50%

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 30 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Credit Risk within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(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 -32 222 £516 -1.66% 50
London -17 167 £575 +4.54% 27
Scotland +4 40 £450 +12.50% 8
Edinburgh +5 36 £450 +12.50% 8
City of London -1 23 £588 +2.17% 6
Yorkshire +5 22 £475 +5.55% 2
West Yorkshire +7 17 £450 -1.36% 2
North West -2 13 £425 -22.72% 7
Halifax +7 10 £428 -7.56% 1
Manchester -7 10 £425 -34.61% 5
South East -22 9 £455 +30.00% 3
Buckinghamshire +13 7 £388 +10.71%
Leeds 0 7 £495 +10.00% 1
West Midlands -1 7 £413 -5.71% 5
Wolverhampton - 6 £389 - 3
Milton Keynes +2 4 £388 +10.71%
South Yorkshire -12 4 £538 +34.37%
Sheffield -24 4 £538 +34.37%
Chester +4 3 £550 +22.22%
Cheshire -1 3 £550 +22.22%
Glasgow - 3 £325 -
North East - 2 £330 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £330 -
Birmingham - 2 £425 - 1
Uxbridge - 2 £575 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £330 -
Northamptonshire +9 1 £700 +27.27%
Northampton +8 1 £700 +27.27%
East Midlands +4 1 £700 +47.36% 1
South West +3 1 £508 +6.84% 5

Credit Risk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 322 (63.76%) Finance
2 253 (50.10%) Banking
3 161 (31.88%) SAS
4 137 (27.13%) SQL
4 137 (27.13%) Risk Management
5 115 (22.77%) Market Risk
6 88 (17.43%) Derivative
7 79 (15.64%) Analytics
7 79 (15.64%) Retail
8 76 (15.05%) Investment Banking
9 70 (13.86%) Agile Software Development
10 69 (13.66%) Analytical Skills
11 64 (12.67%) Data Analysis
12 62 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
13 57 (11.29%) Data Warehouse
14 55 (10.89%) Migration
15 53 (10.50%) Validation
15 53 (10.50%) Front Office
16 50 (9.90%) Business Analysis
16 50 (9.90%) Credit Derivative
17 48 (9.50%) Stress Testing
18 47 (9.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 46 (9.11%) ETL
20 45 (8.91%) Project Management
20 45 (8.91%) Degree
21 41 (8.12%) C#
22 40 (7.92%) Mathematics
23 39 (7.72%) Retail Banking
23 39 (7.72%) Data Modelling
24 35 (6.93%) Data Management

Credit Risk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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
1 161 (31.88%) SAS
2 5 (0.99%) Apache Spark
3 4 (0.79%) Oracle Coherence
4 3 (0.59%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.40%) GemFire
5 2 (0.40%) Jetty
5 2 (0.40%) nginx
5 2 (0.40%) Node.js
6 1 (0.20%) Apache
6 1 (0.20%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.20%) JBoss
Applications
1 30 (5.94%) MS Excel
2 18 (3.56%) MS Office
3 15 (2.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (2.57%) MS Visio
5 9 (1.78%) SPSS
6 6 (1.19%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.59%) MS Project
8 2 (0.40%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 4 (0.79%) Front Arena
2 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.59%) SaaS
2 1 (0.20%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.40%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (11.29%) Data Warehouse
2 35 (6.93%) Big Data
3 32 (6.34%) SQL Server
4 27 (5.35%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 26 (5.15%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 19 (3.76%) Base SAS
7 18 (3.56%) Data Mining
8 13 (2.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (2.18%) Hadoop
10 10 (1.98%) OLAP
11 9 (1.78%) Pentaho
12 8 (1.58%) NoSQL
12 8 (1.58%) Relational Database
13 7 (1.39%) OLAP Cube
13 7 (1.39%) Star Schema
14 6 (1.19%) BusinessObjects
14 6 (1.19%) MS Access
15 5 (0.99%) Apache Hive
15 5 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
15 5 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (1.98%) PowerDesigner
2 5 (0.99%) JIRA
2 5 (0.99%) Subversion
3 4 (0.79%) ERwin
4 3 (0.59%) Ant
4 3 (0.59%) HP UFT
4 3 (0.59%) Selenium
5 2 (0.40%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.40%) Hudson
5 2 (0.40%) JUnit
5 2 (0.40%) Maven
5 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.40%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.20%) Gradle
6 1 (0.20%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.20%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.20%) Toad
General
1 322 (63.76%) Finance
2 253 (50.10%) Banking
3 79 (15.64%) Retail
4 76 (15.05%) Investment Banking
5 53 (10.50%) Front Office
6 39 (7.72%) Retail Banking
7 12 (2.38%) Financial Institution
7 12 (2.38%) Marketing
8 11 (2.18%) Legal
9 4 (0.79%) General Ledger
10 3 (0.59%) Back Office
10 3 (0.59%) Games
11 2 (0.40%) Advertising
11 2 (0.40%) International Banking
11 2 (0.40%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.20%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.20%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.20%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 237 (46.93%) Analyst
2 129 (25.54%) Risk Analyst
3 119 (23.56%) Business Analyst
4 105 (20.79%) Developer
5 100 (19.80%) Credit Analyst
6 93 (18.42%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 65 (12.87%) Risk Business Analyst
8 46 (9.11%) Risk Manager
9 40 (7.92%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
10 39 (7.72%) Credit Risk Manager
11 38 (7.52%) SAS Analyst
12 37 (7.33%) Banking Analyst
13 35 (6.93%) Data Analyst
14 31 (6.14%) Senior Analyst
15 28 (5.54%) Project Manager
16 26 (5.15%) Consultant
16 26 (5.15%) SAS Developer
17 25 (4.95%) Architect
17 25 (4.95%) Murex Analyst
18 24 (4.75%) Murex Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (4.16%) .NET
2 12 (2.38%) XML
3 6 (1.19%) HTML
3 6 (1.19%) WCF
4 5 (0.99%) HTML5
4 5 (0.99%) REST
4 5 (0.99%) Spring
5 4 (0.79%) JDBC
5 4 (0.79%) Web Services
6 3 (0.59%) AngularJS
6 3 (0.59%) ASP.NET
6 3 (0.59%) CSS
6 3 (0.59%) MDX
6 3 (0.59%) MSMQ
7 2 (0.40%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.40%) GWT
7 2 (0.40%) JSON
7 2 (0.40%) Struts2
7 2 (0.40%) WF
7 2 (0.40%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 115 (22.77%) Market Risk
2 88 (17.43%) Derivative
3 69 (13.66%) Analytical Skills
4 50 (9.90%) Credit Derivative
5 47 (9.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 40 (7.92%) Mathematics
7 29 (5.74%) Fixed Income
8 19 (3.76%) Statistics
9 15 (2.97%) Equities
10 13 (2.57%) Data Structures
10 13 (2.57%) Management Information System
11 11 (2.18%) Physics
12 9 (1.78%) Economics
13 8 (1.58%) Reference Data
14 6 (1.19%) Equity Derivative
14 6 (1.19%) Grid Computing
15 3 (0.59%) Taxonomies
16 2 (0.40%) Algorithms
16 2 (0.40%) Data Extraction
16 2 (0.40%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 23 (4.55%) Unix
2 7 (1.39%) Linux
3 6 (1.19%) AIX
3 6 (1.19%) Windows
4 3 (0.59%) Solaris
4 3 (0.59%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (27.13%) Risk Management
2 79 (15.64%) Analytics
3 70 (13.86%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (12.67%) Data Analysis
5 62 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 55 (10.89%) Migration
7 53 (10.50%) Validation
8 50 (9.90%) Business Analysis
9 48 (9.50%) Stress Testing
10 46 (9.11%) ETL
11 45 (8.91%) Project Management
12 39 (7.72%) Data Modelling
13 35 (6.93%) Data Management
14 34 (6.73%) User Acceptance Testing
15 28 (5.54%) SDLC
16 26 (5.15%) Translating Business Requirements
17 25 (4.95%) Scrum
18 21 (4.16%) Test Scripting
19 20 (3.96%) Monte Carlo Method
20 17 (3.37%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 137 (27.13%) SQL
2 41 (8.12%) C#
3 32 (6.34%) C++
4 25 (4.95%) Java
5 23 (4.55%) VBA
6 21 (4.16%) Python
7 15 (2.97%) MATLAB
7 15 (2.97%) R
8 9 (1.78%) PL/SQL
9 8 (1.58%) T-SQL
10 5 (0.99%) JavaScript
11 4 (0.79%) C
12 3 (0.59%) PowerShell
12 3 (0.59%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.59%) VBScript
13 2 (0.40%) Perl
14 1 (0.20%) Haskell
14 1 (0.20%) Korn
14 1 (0.20%) Lisp
14 1 (0.20%) Scala
Qualifications
1 45 (8.91%) Degree
2 26 (5.15%) PhD
3 8 (1.58%) ISEB
4 6 (1.19%) Postgraduate
5 5 (0.99%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.79%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.40%) CFA
7 2 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.40%) PMP
8 1 (0.20%) CAPM
8 1 (0.20%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.74%) Data Quality
2 26 (5.15%) QA
3 21 (4.16%) Basel II
4 10 (1.98%) Basel III
5 8 (1.58%) FINREP
5 8 (1.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (1.39%) COREP
7 5 (0.99%) CRD IV
8 3 (0.59%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.20%) IAS 39
System Software
1 2 (0.40%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 15 (2.97%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.59%) SCCM
3 2 (0.40%) Control-M
4 1 (0.20%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 35 (6.93%) Murex
2 32 (6.34%) Oracle
3 27 (5.35%) Microsoft
4 13 (2.57%) Calypso
4 13 (2.57%) Teradata
5 10 (1.98%) Algorithmics
6 8 (1.58%) Platfora
7 7 (1.39%) Sybase
8 5 (0.99%) IBM
8 5 (0.99%) Trillium
9 3 (0.59%) ServiceNow
9 3 (0.59%) VMware
10 2 (0.40%) DataFlux
10 2 (0.40%) Fiserv
11 1 (0.20%) Cloudera
11 1 (0.20%) GoldenSource
11 1 (0.20%) Hortonworks
11 1 (0.20%) SAP
11 1 (0.20%) Tableau
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