The first 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Credit Risk
Rank 326 193 182
Rank change year-on-year
-133 -11
Contract jobs citing Credit Risk 295 537 619
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.54% 1.05% 1.07%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.14% 3.98% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 348 480
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£525 £550 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £425 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £649 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £458 £400
% change year-on-year
-12.56% +14.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £57.50
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
13784 13507 14222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 25.21% 26.47% 24.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 8368 8151 8153
Average daily rate £415 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £337
% change year-on-year
- +4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 554 613 778
Average hourly rate £20.50 £22.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.81% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -25.45%

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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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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 -135 273 £525 -4.54% 101
London -80 244 £546 -0.68% 54
City of London -27 89 £550 - 22
West Yorkshire +11 15 £432 +8.00% 18
Yorkshire +9 15 £432 -4.00% 20
Scotland -18 14 £315 -48.57% 3
Edinburgh -13 13 £313 -16.66% 1
South East -7 6 £375 -21.05% 3
Canary Wharf +4 4 - -
Docklands, London +7 3 £510 +3.03%
Leeds +5 3 £425 - 9
West Midlands -11 3 £425 - 1
Manchester -4 2 £500 +40.84% 1
North West -6 2 £500 +40.84% 13
Glasgow +1 1 £400 - 2
Birmingham -2 1 £275 -35.29%
Oxfordshire -3 1 - -
South West -32 1 £450 +30.43% 5
East Midlands -34 1 £400 -15.78% 3
Bristol - 1 £450 - 2
Bromley - - - - 2
Cambridge - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Chester - - - - 4
Gloucester - - - -
Liverpool - - - - 1
Northampton - - - -
Sheffield - - - - 1
Solihull - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -

Credit Risk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

1 362 (58.20%) Banking
2 324 (52.09%) Finance
3 219 (35.21%) Investment Banking
4 194 (31.19%) SQL
5 173 (27.81%) Market Risk
6 135 (21.70%) Risk Management
7 116 (18.65%) Front Office
8 111 (17.85%) Oracle
9 99 (15.92%) Derivative
10 97 (15.59%) Java
11 90 (14.47%) Analytics
12 82 (13.18%) C#
13 71 (11.41%) Data Modelling
14 67 (10.77%) Project Management
14 67 (10.77%) Business Analysis
15 66 (10.61%) Agile Software Development
16 64 (10.29%) TDD
16 64 (10.29%) User Acceptance Testing
17 62 (9.97%) C++
17 62 (9.97%) .NET
18 61 (9.81%) Degree
19 56 (9.00%) Risk Analytics
19 56 (9.00%) UNIX
20 53 (8.52%) SAS
21 51 (8.20%) Sybase
22 49 (7.88%) SQL Server
22 49 (7.88%) Oracle Database
23 47 (7.56%) Stakeholder Management
24 45 (7.23%) Retail
25 43 (6.91%) Fixed Income

Credit Risk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 53 (8.52%) SAS
2 9 (1.45%) Oracle Coherence
3 7 (1.13%) WebLogic
4 4 (0.64%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.64%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (0.64%) GemFire
5 3 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.16%) FileNet
6 1 (0.16%) Documentum
6 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.16%) Confluence
Applications
1 29 (4.66%) MS Excel
2 23 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (2.09%) MS Visio
4 10 (1.61%) MS Office
5 7 (1.13%) MS Project
6 2 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.16%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (0.96%) Adaptiv
2 5 (0.80%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (0.80%) Summit
3 1 (0.16%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.16%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (0.16%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.16%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.16%) Algo Collateral
3 1 (0.16%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.32%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.48%) SSL
1 3 (0.48%) SAN
2 1 (0.16%) Intranet
2 1 (0.16%) Internet
2 1 (0.16%) FTP
2 1 (0.16%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (7.88%) SQL Server
1 49 (7.88%) Oracle Database
2 41 (6.59%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (2.73%) Oracle Database 11g
4 14 (2.25%) Oracle Database 10g
5 11 (1.77%) MongoDB
5 11 (1.77%) Relational Database
6 9 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (1.29%) QlikView
7 8 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (1.29%) Base SAS
8 7 (1.13%) RDBMS
8 7 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (1.13%) MS Access
9 6 (0.96%) DB2
9 6 (0.96%) OLAP
9 6 (0.96%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 5 (0.80%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 5 (0.80%) NoSQL
11 4 (0.64%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 24 (3.86%) Subversion
1 24 (3.86%) JIRA
2 19 (3.05%) Maven
3 18 (2.89%) TeamCity
4 12 (1.93%) CruiseControl
5 11 (1.77%) Visual Studio
6 8 (1.29%) JUnit
7 7 (1.13%) Git (software)
8 5 (0.80%) jMock
9 3 (0.48%) ClearCase
9 3 (0.48%) Toad
10 2 (0.32%) XMLSpy
10 2 (0.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.32%) Mockito
10 2 (0.32%) Hudson
11 1 (0.16%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.16%) ERwin
11 1 (0.16%) ProC
11 1 (0.16%) MSI
General
1 362 (58.20%) Banking
2 324 (52.09%) Finance
3 219 (35.21%) Investment Banking
4 116 (18.65%) Front Office
5 45 (7.23%) Retail
6 31 (4.98%) Legal
7 24 (3.86%) Back Office
7 24 (3.86%) Retail Banking
8 13 (2.09%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.80%) Advertising
10 4 (0.64%) Corporate Banking
10 4 (0.64%) Marketing
11 3 (0.48%) Wholesale Banking
11 3 (0.48%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.48%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.48%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.16%) Games
12 1 (0.16%) International Banking
12 1 (0.16%) Czech Language
12 1 (0.16%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 280 (45.02%) Analyst
2 207 (33.28%) Developer
3 184 (29.58%) Business Analyst
4 135 (21.70%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 99 (15.92%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
6 79 (12.70%) Risk Analyst
7 63 (10.13%) Credit Analyst
8 55 (8.84%) Java Developer
9 49 (7.88%) Project Manager
10 42 (6.75%) C# Developer
11 33 (5.31%) C++ Developer
12 32 (5.14%) IT Business Analyst
13 31 (4.98%) Data Analyst
14 28 (4.50%) Banking Business Analyst
15 26 (4.18%) Credit Risk Project Manager
16 23 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
16 23 (3.70%) .NET Developer
16 23 (3.70%) Test Analyst
17 22 (3.54%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
18 19 (3.05%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (9.97%) .NET
2 39 (6.27%) Spring
3 24 (3.86%) STL
4 21 (3.38%) XML
5 19 (3.05%) HTML
6 16 (2.57%) WPF
7 15 (2.41%) WCF
8 13 (2.09%) HTML5
9 11 (1.77%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 10 (1.61%) Hibernate
10 10 (1.61%) J2EE
10 10 (1.61%) ASP.NET
11 9 (1.45%) JMS
11 9 (1.45%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (1.45%) RESTful
12 8 (1.29%) .NET Framework
12 8 (1.29%) MSMQ
12 8 (1.29%) Web Services
13 7 (1.13%) Spring MVC
13 7 (1.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 173 (27.81%) Market Risk
2 99 (15.92%) Derivative
3 43 (6.91%) Fixed Income
4 40 (6.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 35 (5.63%) Equities
5 35 (5.63%) Credit Derivative
6 17 (2.73%) Grid Computing
6 17 (2.73%) Computer Science
7 15 (2.41%) Equity Derivative
8 11 (1.77%) Reference Data
9 10 (1.61%) Management Information System
10 8 (1.29%) Wiki
11 7 (1.13%) SWIFT
12 6 (0.96%) Mathematics
12 6 (0.96%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 5 (0.80%) PMI
13 5 (0.80%) Visualisation
14 4 (0.64%) Hedge funds
14 4 (0.64%) Data Extraction
15 3 (0.48%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 56 (9.00%) UNIX
2 30 (4.82%) Windows
2 30 (4.82%) Linux
3 4 (0.64%) AIX
3 4 (0.64%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (21.70%) Risk Management
2 90 (14.47%) Analytics
3 71 (11.41%) Data Modelling
4 67 (10.77%) Project Management
4 67 (10.77%) Business Analysis
5 66 (10.61%) Agile Software Development
6 64 (10.29%) TDD
6 64 (10.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 56 (9.00%) Risk Analytics
8 47 (7.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 40 (6.43%) Data Analysis
10 35 (5.63%) Stress Testing
11 31 (4.98%) Multithreading
12 30 (4.82%) Release Management
13 29 (4.66%) UML
14 28 (4.50%) OO
14 28 (4.50%) Change Control
15 27 (4.34%) Data Management
15 27 (4.34%) Systems Analysis
16 26 (4.18%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 194 (31.19%) SQL
2 97 (15.59%) Java
3 82 (13.18%) C#
4 62 (9.97%) C++
5 37 (5.95%) Perl
6 34 (5.47%) Python
7 23 (3.70%) Shell Script
8 18 (2.89%) JavaScript
9 17 (2.73%) PL/SQL
9 17 (2.73%) VBA
10 8 (1.29%) C
11 7 (1.13%) Korn
12 6 (0.96%) VB
13 5 (0.80%) T-SQL
14 4 (0.64%) PowerShell
15 3 (0.48%) C-shell
16 2 (0.32%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.32%) R
16 2 (0.32%) XPath
16 2 (0.32%) SQR
Qualifications
1 61 (9.81%) Degree
2 10 (1.61%) ISEB
3 7 (1.13%) PMI Certification
4 4 (0.64%) MBA
5 3 (0.48%) CFA
5 3 (0.48%) PMP
6 2 (0.32%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.32%) CCA
7 1 (0.16%) OCP
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.16%) PhD
7 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.16%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (6.27%) Basel III
2 17 (2.73%) Basel II
3 14 (2.25%) QA
4 12 (1.93%) CRD IV
5 9 (1.45%) SLA
6 7 (1.13%) Data Quality
6 7 (1.13%) EMIR
6 7 (1.13%) Dodd-Frank
7 5 (0.80%) COREP
8 4 (0.64%) FINREP
9 1 (0.16%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.16%) GCP
System Software
1 3 (0.48%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.16%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 11 (1.77%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (1.13%) Control-M
Vendors
1 111 (17.85%) Oracle
2 51 (8.20%) Sybase
3 27 (4.34%) Microsoft
4 18 (2.89%) Business Objects
5 11 (1.77%) SunGard
6 8 (1.29%) Murex
6 8 (1.29%) DataSynapse
7 7 (1.13%) Informatica
7 7 (1.13%) HP
7 7 (1.13%) CA
7 7 (1.13%) Bloomberg
8 5 (0.80%) Tableau
9 4 (0.64%) Reuters
10 3 (0.48%) Teradata
10 3 (0.48%) Remedy
10 3 (0.48%) Hyperion
10 3 (0.48%) Citrix
10 3 (0.48%) Calypso
10 3 (0.48%) Cognos
10 3 (0.48%) IBM
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