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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Credit Risk
Rank 344 316 215
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -101
Contract jobs citing Credit Risk 290 290 441
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.54% 0.55% 0.96%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.72% 1.76% 2.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 212 290
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£525 £546 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.89% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
16859 16469 15032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.46% 31.49% 32.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 10390 10222 8827
Average daily rate £413 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 665 651 649
Average hourly rate £18.71 £21.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.90% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -2.32%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 -41 242 £550 - 116
London -19 194 £575 +4.54% 52
City of London -9 76 £575 +4.54% 27
Scotland +15 34 £420 +20.00% 11
Edinburgh +26 32 £420 +20.00% 11
Yorkshire -6 19 £450 -5.26% 20
West Yorkshire -5 16 £450 -5.26% 12
Halifax +5 11 £463 -2.63% 2
South East -10 11 £438 +40.00% 7
Manchester -3 9 £613 +22.50% 6
North West -13 9 £613 +36.11% 11
Buckinghamshire +2 8 £400 +30.61% 2
Cardiff - 8 £443 - 1
South Wales - 8 £443 - 1
Canary Wharf - 8 £525 -
Wales - 8 £443 - 1
Milton Keynes +3 5 £350 +16.66%
Docklands, London -1 4 £550 +14.58% 1
East Midlands -6 4 £475 +18.75% 9
Leeds -10 4 £438 - 7
Sheffield - 3 £350 - 3
South Yorkshire - 3 £350 - 3
South West -2 2 £473 -14.09% 3
Northamptonshire -2 2 £513 - 1
Northampton -2 2 £513 - 1
Glasgow -7 2 £450 +12.50%
Swindon - 2 £473 - 1
Wiltshire - 2 £473 - 1
West Midlands -8 1 £425 -8.10% 12
Surrey - 1 - - 3

Credit Risk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

1 321 (57.02%) Finance
2 301 (53.46%) Banking
3 160 (28.42%) SQL
4 138 (24.51%) Investment Banking
5 132 (23.45%) SAS
6 94 (16.70%) Market Risk
7 85 (15.10%) Risk Management
8 78 (13.85%) Analytics
8 78 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
9 77 (13.68%) Agile Software Development
10 74 (13.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 62 (11.01%) Retail
12 57 (10.12%) Front Office
13 55 (9.77%) Project Management
14 54 (9.59%) Data Modelling
14 54 (9.59%) Data Analysis
14 54 (9.59%) Business Analysis
15 53 (9.41%) Java
16 52 (9.24%) Data Warehouse
17 49 (8.70%) C#
18 46 (8.17%) Degree
19 45 (7.99%) Oracle
20 43 (7.64%) Stress Testing
21 37 (6.57%) C++
22 36 (6.39%) UNIX
23 35 (6.22%) SQL Server
23 35 (6.22%) VBA
23 35 (6.22%) Python
24 33 (5.86%) ETL
25 32 (5.68%) Hadoop

Credit Risk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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
1 132 (23.45%) SAS
2 14 (2.49%) Oracle Coherence
3 6 (1.07%) Apache
4 4 (0.71%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (0.53%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.36%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.18%) Confluence
7 1 (0.18%) JBoss
7 1 (0.18%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.18%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.18%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.55%) MS Office
3 18 (3.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.60%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.07%) MS Project
5 6 (1.07%) SPSS
6 3 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.36%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 4 (0.71%) Adaptiv
1 4 (0.71%) VisionPLUS
2 3 (0.53%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (0.53%) HFM
3 2 (0.36%) Summit
3 2 (0.36%) ION MarketView
3 2 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.18%) Algo Collateral
4 1 (0.18%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.71%) ATM
2 2 (0.36%) Internet
3 1 (0.18%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (9.24%) Data Warehouse
2 35 (6.22%) SQL Server
3 32 (5.68%) Hadoop
4 27 (4.80%) Big Data
5 24 (4.26%) Relational Database
6 22 (3.91%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 20 (3.55%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 18 (3.20%) Base SAS
9 11 (1.95%) OLAP
10 10 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (1.60%) Oracle Database
11 9 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (1.60%) RDBMS
11 9 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (1.24%) Impala
13 6 (1.07%) OLAP Cube
13 6 (1.07%) Apache Hive
14 5 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
15 4 (0.71%) Data Mining
15 4 (0.71%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 18 (3.20%) JIRA
2 12 (2.13%) Subversion
3 7 (1.24%) TeamCity
4 6 (1.07%) JUnit
5 5 (0.89%) Maven
6 4 (0.71%) CruiseControl
6 4 (0.71%) Git (software)
7 3 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.53%) Hudson
7 3 (0.53%) SpecFlow
7 3 (0.53%) jMock
7 3 (0.53%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.36%) TestDirector
8 2 (0.36%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (0.36%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.36%) JBehave
9 1 (0.18%) Mockito
9 1 (0.18%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.18%) Toad
General
1 321 (57.02%) Finance
2 301 (53.46%) Banking
3 138 (24.51%) Investment Banking
4 62 (11.01%) Retail
5 57 (10.12%) Front Office
6 29 (5.15%) Retail Banking
7 16 (2.84%) Marketing
8 13 (2.31%) Financial Institution
9 10 (1.78%) Legal
10 8 (1.42%) Corporate Banking
11 6 (1.07%) Back Office
12 5 (0.89%) General Ledger
12 5 (0.89%) Telecoms
13 4 (0.71%) Wholesale Banking
14 1 (0.18%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.18%) Japanese Language
14 1 (0.18%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.18%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 237 (42.10%) Analyst
2 125 (22.20%) Developer
3 114 (20.25%) Business Analyst
4 106 (18.83%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 72 (12.79%) Project Manager
6 59 (10.48%) Risk Analyst
7 54 (9.59%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
8 47 (8.35%) Credit Analyst
9 39 (6.93%) Credit Risk Project Manager
10 34 (6.04%) Architect
11 32 (5.68%) Data Analyst
12 30 (5.33%) Risk Manager
13 27 (4.80%) SAS Analyst
14 24 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
15 23 (4.09%) Senior Analyst
16 21 (3.73%) Test Analyst
17 20 (3.55%) Senior Developer
18 19 (3.37%) Programme Manager
19 18 (3.20%) Banking Business Analyst
20 17 (3.02%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (4.97%) .NET
2 17 (3.02%) WPF
3 12 (2.13%) HTML
4 10 (1.78%) XML
4 10 (1.78%) WCF
5 9 (1.60%) HTML5
5 9 (1.60%) Spring
6 8 (1.42%) NumPy
7 7 (1.24%) J2EE
8 6 (1.07%) Pandas
8 6 (1.07%) JMS
8 6 (1.07%) SciPy
9 5 (0.89%) Django
9 5 (0.89%) Spring MVC
9 5 (0.89%) Web Services
9 5 (0.89%) ASP.NET
9 5 (0.89%) Flask
10 4 (0.71%) JDBC
10 4 (0.71%) SOAP
11 3 (0.53%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 94 (16.70%) Market Risk
2 78 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (5.15%) Derivative
4 27 (4.80%) Statistics
5 21 (3.73%) Fixed Income
6 18 (3.20%) Mathematics
7 14 (2.49%) Computer Science
8 11 (1.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 11 (1.95%) Equities
9 10 (1.78%) Grid Computing
10 9 (1.60%) Data Structures
11 6 (1.07%) Algorithms
11 6 (1.07%) Equity Derivative
12 5 (0.89%) Data Integration
12 5 (0.89%) Management Information System
12 5 (0.89%) Credit Derivative
13 4 (0.71%) Physics
14 3 (0.53%) Reference Data
14 3 (0.53%) Mobile App
14 3 (0.53%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 36 (6.39%) UNIX
2 13 (2.31%) Linux
3 12 (2.13%) AIX
4 11 (1.95%) Windows
5 4 (0.71%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (15.10%) Risk Management
2 78 (13.85%) Analytics
3 77 (13.68%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (13.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 55 (9.77%) Project Management
6 54 (9.59%) Data Modelling
6 54 (9.59%) Data Analysis
6 54 (9.59%) Business Analysis
7 43 (7.64%) Stress Testing
8 33 (5.86%) ETL
9 30 (5.33%) Monte Carlo Method
10 27 (4.80%) Multithreading
11 26 (4.62%) Data Management
12 23 (4.09%) Scrum
13 22 (3.91%) Validation
14 21 (3.73%) TDD
15 20 (3.55%) Unit Testing
16 18 (3.20%) Risk Analytics
17 17 (3.02%) Test Automation
17 17 (3.02%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 160 (28.42%) SQL
2 53 (9.41%) Java
3 49 (8.70%) C#
4 37 (6.57%) C++
5 35 (6.22%) VBA
5 35 (6.22%) Python
6 13 (2.31%) R
7 11 (1.95%) MATLAB
8 10 (1.78%) Korn
8 10 (1.78%) Scala
9 9 (1.60%) Shell Script
10 7 (1.24%) Perl
10 7 (1.24%) C
11 6 (1.07%) VB
11 6 (1.07%) T-SQL
12 5 (0.89%) SAS Macro
12 5 (0.89%) JavaScript
13 3 (0.53%) Fortran
13 3 (0.53%) VBScript
13 3 (0.53%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (8.17%) Degree
2 8 (1.42%) ISEB
3 4 (0.71%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.53%) PhD
5 2 (0.36%) CISA
5 2 (0.36%) CIMA
5 2 (0.36%) CISSP
5 2 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.18%) PMP
6 1 (0.18%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.18%) CCA
6 1 (0.18%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.09%) Basel III
2 15 (2.66%) QA
3 12 (2.13%) Basel II
4 9 (1.60%) Data Quality
5 8 (1.42%) Dodd-Frank
6 5 (0.89%) FINREP
7 4 (0.71%) EMIR
7 4 (0.71%) AIFMD
7 4 (0.71%) MiFID
8 3 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.53%) COREP
8 3 (0.53%) CRD IV
9 2 (0.36%) FATCA
9 2 (0.36%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.18%) CDISC
10 1 (0.18%) GCP
10 1 (0.18%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (0.89%) Apache Flume
1 5 (0.89%) HDFS
2 1 (0.18%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 9 (1.60%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.07%) Tivoli
3 5 (0.89%) Oozie
4 4 (0.71%) Control-M
Vendors
1 45 (7.99%) Oracle
2 23 (4.09%) Teradata
3 18 (3.20%) Microsoft
4 16 (2.84%) Sybase
5 14 (2.49%) Murex
6 9 (1.60%) Business Objects
7 7 (1.24%) Cloudera
8 6 (1.07%) DataSynapse
9 5 (0.89%) Hyperion
9 5 (0.89%) Informatica
10 4 (0.71%) SunGard
10 4 (0.71%) Pega
11 3 (0.53%) Calypso
11 3 (0.53%) Sophis
11 3 (0.53%) Actian
12 2 (0.36%) ION Trading
12 2 (0.36%) SAP
12 2 (0.36%) Cognos
12 2 (0.36%) Reuters
12 2 (0.36%) IBM
Birmingham
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
City of London
iKonnect
Rate: £575 - £625 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Brighton
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £425 - £470 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £580 - £625 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £650 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Orgtel
Rate: £380 - £440 per day
Posted: 6 days ago