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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Credit Risk
Rank 318 339 199
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -140
Contract jobs citing Credit Risk 342 268 519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.62% 0.51% 1.05%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.98% 1.59% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 204 339
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£550 £525 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £363 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £647 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
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
17249 16891 16442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.43% 31.92% 33.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 10764 10362 9696
Average daily rate £415 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £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 640 640 726
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.28 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £42.50 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +9.75%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 +14 299 £550 +4.76% 109
London +13 245 £575 +4.54% 52
City of London +13 104 £575 +4.54% 29
Scotland +15 27 £420 +33.33% 7
Edinburgh +16 25 £420 +34.40% 7
West Yorkshire -10 20 £450 - 19
Yorkshire -13 20 £450 - 20
Halifax +6 14 £463 +2.77% 5
South East -7 12 £475 +22.58% 4
Buckinghamshire +7 9 £400 +8.47% 1
Manchester -4 9 £613 +34.24% 9
North West -11 9 £613 +34.24% 13
South Wales - 9 £434 - 2
Wales - 9 £434 - 2
Cardiff - 9 £434 - 2
Milton Keynes +3 6 £350 -12.50%
West Midlands +2 6 £440 +3.41% 12
Docklands, London +1 6 £583 +37.46%
Leeds -15 4 £438 -2.77% 10
Wolverhampton +3 3 £429 +0.94% 5
East Midlands -8 3 £475 +18.75% 6
Glasgow +3 2 £450 +12.50%
Midlands - 2 £682 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £525 -
Birmingham +3 1 £450 +63.63% 3
Northampton -1 1 £475 -
Northamptonshire -3 1 £475 -
South West -9 1 £450 - 1
Wiltshire - 1 £450 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £375 - 4

Credit Risk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 355 (58.77%) Finance
2 330 (54.64%) Banking
3 179 (29.64%) SQL
4 150 (24.83%) Investment Banking
5 122 (20.20%) SAS
6 110 (18.21%) Market Risk
7 104 (17.22%) Analytics
8 102 (16.89%) Risk Management
9 100 (16.56%) Agile Software Development
10 90 (14.90%) Front Office
11 78 (12.91%) Analytical Skills
12 76 (12.58%) Java
13 67 (11.09%) Stakeholder Management
13 67 (11.09%) Retail
14 66 (10.93%) Business Analysis
15 63 (10.43%) C#
16 58 (9.60%) Oracle
17 56 (9.27%) Data Modelling
17 56 (9.27%) Project Management
18 54 (8.94%) Data Warehouse
18 54 (8.94%) Data Analysis
19 52 (8.61%) Python
20 48 (7.95%) Derivative
21 47 (7.78%) Degree
21 47 (7.78%) C++
22 45 (7.45%) Stress Testing
23 43 (7.12%) VBA
23 43 (7.12%) UNIX
24 39 (6.46%) SQL Server
25 36 (5.96%) .NET

Credit Risk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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
1 122 (20.20%) SAS
2 24 (3.97%) Oracle Coherence
3 9 (1.49%) Apache
4 5 (0.83%) Apache Spark
5 4 (0.66%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (0.50%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.50%) GemFire
7 2 (0.33%) JBoss
8 1 (0.17%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.17%) IIS
8 1 (0.17%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.17%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 21 (3.48%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.98%) MS Office
3 16 (2.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
5 9 (1.49%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.99%) MS Project
7 5 (0.83%) SPSS
8 3 (0.50%) Mathematica
8 3 (0.50%) Maple
8 3 (0.50%) LaTeX
9 2 (0.33%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 8 (1.32%) Adaptiv
2 4 (0.66%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (0.50%) VisionPLUS
3 3 (0.50%) HFM
4 2 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (0.17%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.17%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.17%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.17%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.50%) ATM
2 2 (0.33%) Internet
3 1 (0.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (8.94%) Data Warehouse
2 39 (6.46%) SQL Server
3 31 (5.13%) Hadoop
4 23 (3.81%) Big Data
5 22 (3.64%) Relational Database
6 20 (3.31%) Base SAS
6 20 (3.31%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 19 (3.15%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 11 (1.82%) Oracle Database
9 10 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (1.32%) OLAP
11 7 (1.16%) RDBMS
11 7 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (0.83%) Impala
13 5 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
14 4 (0.66%) MS Access
14 4 (0.66%) Data Mining
14 4 (0.66%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 4 (0.66%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 23 (3.81%) Subversion
2 22 (3.64%) JIRA
3 8 (1.32%) JUnit
3 8 (1.32%) TeamCity
4 7 (1.16%) Git (software)
5 6 (0.99%) CruiseControl
5 6 (0.99%) Maven
6 5 (0.83%) jMock
7 4 (0.66%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.66%) Hudson
7 4 (0.66%) SpecFlow
8 3 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.33%) JBehave
9 2 (0.33%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.33%) TestDirector
9 2 (0.33%) HP UFT
9 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.33%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.17%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.17%) ERwin
General
1 355 (58.77%) Finance
2 330 (54.64%) Banking
3 150 (24.83%) Investment Banking
4 90 (14.90%) Front Office
5 67 (11.09%) Retail
6 23 (3.81%) Retail Banking
7 16 (2.65%) Marketing
8 12 (1.99%) Legal
9 10 (1.66%) Back Office
10 9 (1.49%) Financial Institution
11 7 (1.16%) Corporate Banking
12 6 (0.99%) General Ledger
13 5 (0.83%) Wholesale Banking
13 5 (0.83%) Telecoms
14 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.17%) Advertising
14 1 (0.17%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.17%) Japanese Language
14 1 (0.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 241 (39.90%) Analyst
2 163 (26.99%) Developer
3 123 (20.36%) Business Analyst
4 112 (18.54%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 73 (12.09%) Project Manager
6 61 (10.10%) Risk Analyst
7 57 (9.44%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
8 51 (8.44%) Credit Analyst
9 37 (6.13%) Credit Risk Project Manager
10 32 (5.30%) Data Analyst
11 31 (5.13%) Architect
12 30 (4.97%) Risk Manager
13 27 (4.47%) Senior Developer
14 24 (3.97%) SAS Analyst
14 24 (3.97%) Python Developer
15 23 (3.81%) Java Developer
15 23 (3.81%) C# Developer
16 22 (3.64%) Senior Analyst
17 20 (3.31%) Banking Business Analyst
18 18 (2.98%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (5.96%) .NET
2 25 (4.14%) WPF
3 18 (2.98%) XML
4 13 (2.15%) NumPy
5 12 (1.99%) Spring
5 12 (1.99%) HTML
5 12 (1.99%) WCF
6 9 (1.49%) HTML5
6 9 (1.49%) SciPy
6 9 (1.49%) J2EE
6 9 (1.49%) ASP.NET
7 8 (1.32%) Pandas
8 7 (1.16%) JMS
8 7 (1.16%) Spring MVC
9 6 (0.99%) JDBC
10 5 (0.83%) Web Services
10 5 (0.83%) Django
10 5 (0.83%) Flask
11 4 (0.66%) SOAP
12 3 (0.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 110 (18.21%) Market Risk
2 78 (12.91%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (7.95%) Derivative
4 27 (4.47%) Statistics
5 21 (3.48%) Grid Computing
6 17 (2.81%) Fixed Income
6 17 (2.81%) Mathematics
7 10 (1.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 9 (1.49%) Data Structures
8 9 (1.49%) Reference Data
9 8 (1.32%) Computer Science
9 8 (1.32%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.32%) Equities
9 8 (1.32%) Physics
10 6 (0.99%) Equity Derivative
10 6 (0.99%) Credit Derivative
10 6 (0.99%) Algorithms
11 5 (0.83%) Data Integration
12 4 (0.66%) Data Extraction
13 3 (0.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 43 (7.12%) UNIX
2 21 (3.48%) Windows
3 19 (3.15%) Linux
4 8 (1.32%) AIX
5 4 (0.66%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (17.22%) Analytics
2 102 (16.89%) Risk Management
3 100 (16.56%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (11.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 66 (10.93%) Business Analysis
6 56 (9.27%) Data Modelling
6 56 (9.27%) Project Management
7 54 (8.94%) Data Analysis
8 45 (7.45%) Stress Testing
9 33 (5.46%) ETL
9 33 (5.46%) Data Management
10 32 (5.30%) Multithreading
11 30 (4.97%) OO
12 29 (4.80%) Monte Carlo Method
13 28 (4.64%) Validation
14 27 (4.47%) TDD
14 27 (4.47%) Scrum
14 27 (4.47%) Unit Testing
15 24 (3.97%) Migration
16 23 (3.81%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 179 (29.64%) SQL
2 76 (12.58%) Java
3 63 (10.43%) C#
4 52 (8.61%) Python
5 47 (7.78%) C++
6 43 (7.12%) VBA
7 19 (3.15%) Perl
8 16 (2.65%) R
9 13 (2.15%) Shell Script
10 11 (1.82%) MATLAB
10 11 (1.82%) Scala
11 10 (1.66%) Korn
12 8 (1.32%) C
12 8 (1.32%) PL/SQL
13 7 (1.16%) T-SQL
13 7 (1.16%) VB
13 7 (1.16%) SAS Macro
14 4 (0.66%) JavaScript
15 3 (0.50%) Fortran
15 3 (0.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 47 (7.78%) Degree
2 7 (1.16%) PhD
2 7 (1.16%) ISEB
3 3 (0.50%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.33%) CCA
4 2 (0.33%) CISSP
4 2 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.33%) CISA
4 2 (0.33%) CIMA
5 1 (0.17%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 1 (0.17%) PMP
5 1 (0.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.64%) Basel III
2 20 (3.31%) QA
3 15 (2.48%) Basel II
4 14 (2.32%) Data Quality
5 7 (1.16%) MiFID
6 5 (0.83%) CRD IV
6 5 (0.83%) Dodd-Frank
6 5 (0.83%) FINREP
7 4 (0.66%) AIFMD
7 4 (0.66%) COREP
8 2 (0.33%) EMIR
8 2 (0.33%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.17%) CDISC
9 1 (0.17%) GCP
9 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.17%) FATCA
System Software
1 4 (0.66%) HDFS
2 2 (0.33%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.17%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 9 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.50%) Oozie
2 3 (0.50%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.33%) Control-M
Vendors
1 58 (9.60%) Oracle
2 22 (3.64%) Teradata
3 19 (3.15%) Microsoft
4 18 (2.98%) Sybase
5 13 (2.15%) Business Objects
6 9 (1.49%) Cloudera
7 8 (1.32%) Murex
7 8 (1.32%) SunGard
8 6 (0.99%) Informatica
8 6 (0.99%) DataSynapse
9 5 (0.83%) Hyperion
9 5 (0.83%) SAP
10 4 (0.66%) Calypso
10 4 (0.66%) Pega
11 3 (0.50%) Actian
11 3 (0.50%) Sophis
11 3 (0.50%) IBM
12 2 (0.33%) HP
12 2 (0.33%) ServiceNow
12 2 (0.33%) Red Gate
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