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 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Credit Risk
Rank 345 215 166
Rank change year-on-year
-130 -49
Contract jobs citing Credit Risk 307 500 700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.55% 0.95% 1.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.17% 3.65% 4.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 326 533
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£500 £550 £526
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £408 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £651 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £475 £400
% change year-on-year
-13.15% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £57.50

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
14177 13712 14466
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 25.48% 26.03% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8477 8426 8407
Average daily rate £413 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 624 604 795
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.40 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.06% -25.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.06 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.90 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -127 277 £518 -5.90% 125
London -84 236 £550 - 62
City of London -35 73 £550 - 38
West Yorkshire +19 24 £436 +9.06% 24
Yorkshire +18 24 £436 -8.15% 25
Halifax +3 20 £436 -0.28% 7
Scotland -6 19 £338 -10.00% 11
Edinburgh -3 18 £338 -10.00% 9
South East -1 10 £400 -15.78% 2
Buckinghamshire - 8 £425 - 1
Canary Wharf +8 5 £400 -38.46%
Milton Keynes - 5 £450 -
Docklands, London +9 3 £555 +5.71% 1
West Midlands -4 3 £425 +13.33% 4
South West -31 2 £404 +28.17% 6
Leeds - 2 £425 - 11
Oxfordshire 0 1 - -
North West -6 1 - - 17
Manchester -8 1 - - 12
Glasgow -10 1 - - 2
Birmingham - 1 £275 -
Bromley - - - -
Cambridge - - - - 1
Cardiff - - - - 1
Chester - - - - 2
Gloucester - - - - 2
Liverpool - - - -
Northampton - - - - 1
Nottingham - - - -
Rugby - - - -

Credit Risk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 359 (59.44%) Banking
2 304 (50.33%) Finance
3 211 (34.93%) Investment Banking
4 210 (34.77%) SQL
5 162 (26.82%) Market Risk
6 124 (20.53%) Oracle
7 118 (19.54%) Risk Management
8 101 (16.72%) Front Office
9 98 (16.23%) Java
10 87 (14.40%) Analytics
11 84 (13.91%) Derivative
12 73 (12.09%) Business Analysis
13 72 (11.92%) C#
14 65 (10.76%) Agile Software Development
15 63 (10.43%) TDD
15 63 (10.43%) Data Modelling
16 60 (9.93%) SAS
17 58 (9.60%) Project Management
18 57 (9.44%) SQL Server
18 57 (9.44%) .NET
19 55 (9.11%) Retail
19 55 (9.11%) Risk Analytics
20 54 (8.94%) User Acceptance Testing
21 53 (8.77%) Degree
21 53 (8.77%) C++
21 53 (8.77%) UNIX
22 50 (8.28%) Oracle Database
23 48 (7.95%) Sybase
24 45 (7.45%) Stakeholder Management
25 43 (7.12%) Spring

Credit Risk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 60 (9.93%) SAS
2 9 (1.49%) Oracle Coherence
3 7 (1.16%) WebLogic
4 4 (0.66%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.50%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.33%) GemFire
7 1 (0.17%) Apache
7 1 (0.17%) PegaRULES
7 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 25 (4.14%) MS Excel
1 25 (4.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 19 (3.15%) MS Office
3 11 (1.82%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.32%) MS Project
5 3 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.17%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.17%) Stata
Business Applications
1 6 (0.99%) Adaptiv
2 5 (0.83%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.66%) Summit
4 1 (0.17%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.17%) Algo Collateral
4 1 (0.17%) SAP FSCM
4 1 (0.17%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.17%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.17%) Endur
4 1 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.50%) SSL
1 3 (0.50%) SAN
2 1 (0.17%) Intranet
2 1 (0.17%) Internet
2 1 (0.17%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (9.44%) SQL Server
2 50 (8.28%) Oracle Database
3 39 (6.46%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (2.48%) Oracle Database 11g
4 15 (2.48%) Relational Database
5 13 (2.15%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 12 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
8 10 (1.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (1.49%) QlikView
9 9 (1.49%) MongoDB
10 8 (1.32%) RDBMS
10 8 (1.32%) Big Data
11 7 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (1.16%) DB2
11 7 (1.16%) Base SAS
12 6 (0.99%) OLAP
13 5 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (0.83%) Data Mining
14 4 (0.66%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 24 (3.97%) Subversion
2 23 (3.81%) JIRA
3 22 (3.64%) Maven
4 16 (2.65%) TeamCity
5 10 (1.66%) CruiseControl
5 10 (1.66%) Visual Studio
6 9 (1.49%) JUnit
7 7 (1.16%) Git (software)
8 6 (0.99%) jMock
9 3 (0.50%) ClearCase
9 3 (0.50%) Toad
10 2 (0.33%) XMLSpy
10 2 (0.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.33%) Mockito
10 2 (0.33%) Hudson
10 2 (0.33%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.17%) T4 Templates
11 1 (0.17%) FxCop
11 1 (0.17%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.17%) MSBuild
General
1 359 (59.44%) Banking
2 304 (50.33%) Finance
3 211 (34.93%) Investment Banking
4 101 (16.72%) Front Office
5 55 (9.11%) Retail
6 30 (4.97%) Retail Banking
7 28 (4.64%) Back Office
8 24 (3.97%) Legal
9 16 (2.65%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.99%) Advertising
10 6 (0.99%) Marketing
11 4 (0.66%) Corporate Banking
12 3 (0.50%) Wholesale Banking
13 2 (0.33%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.17%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.17%) Czech Language
14 1 (0.17%) Dutch Language
14 1 (0.17%) French Language
14 1 (0.17%) Games
14 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 273 (45.20%) Analyst
2 201 (33.28%) Developer
3 177 (29.30%) Business Analyst
4 124 (20.53%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 85 (14.07%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
6 80 (13.25%) Risk Analyst
7 62 (10.26%) Credit Analyst
8 58 (9.60%) Java Developer
9 46 (7.62%) Project Manager
10 41 (6.79%) C# Developer
11 27 (4.47%) Banking Business Analyst
12 26 (4.30%) C++ Developer
13 24 (3.97%) Data Analyst
13 24 (3.97%) Test Analyst
13 24 (3.97%) IT Business Analyst
14 22 (3.64%) Credit Risk Project Manager
15 21 (3.48%) .NET Developer
16 20 (3.31%) Senior Developer
17 18 (2.98%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
18 17 (2.81%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (9.44%) .NET
2 43 (7.12%) Spring
3 24 (3.97%) XML
4 21 (3.48%) HTML
5 18 (2.98%) WCF
6 17 (2.81%) WPF
7 14 (2.32%) STL
8 13 (2.15%) Hibernate
9 11 (1.82%) ASP.NET
9 11 (1.82%) HTML5
10 10 (1.66%) J2EE
10 10 (1.66%) Web Services
11 9 (1.49%) JMS
11 9 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (1.16%) Spring MVC
12 7 (1.16%) RESTful
12 7 (1.16%) REST
12 7 (1.16%) JDBC
12 7 (1.16%) JMX
12 7 (1.16%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 162 (26.82%) Market Risk
2 84 (13.91%) Derivative
3 39 (6.46%) Credit Derivative
4 37 (6.13%) Fixed Income
5 31 (5.13%) Equities
6 27 (4.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 17 (2.81%) Computer Science
8 15 (2.48%) Reference Data
9 12 (1.99%) Grid Computing
10 11 (1.82%) Equity Derivative
11 8 (1.32%) Mainframe
12 7 (1.16%) Mathematics
12 7 (1.16%) Wiki
13 6 (0.99%) Data Extraction
13 6 (0.99%) SWIFT
14 5 (0.83%) Statistics
14 5 (0.83%) Management Information System
14 5 (0.83%) PMI
14 5 (0.83%) Economics
15 4 (0.66%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 53 (8.77%) UNIX
2 29 (4.80%) Linux
3 27 (4.47%) Windows
4 4 (0.66%) AIX
4 4 (0.66%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (19.54%) Risk Management
2 87 (14.40%) Analytics
3 73 (12.09%) Business Analysis
4 65 (10.76%) Agile Software Development
5 63 (10.43%) TDD
5 63 (10.43%) Data Modelling
6 58 (9.60%) Project Management
7 55 (9.11%) Risk Analytics
8 54 (8.94%) User Acceptance Testing
9 45 (7.45%) Stakeholder Management
10 36 (5.96%) ETL
11 32 (5.30%) Data Analysis
11 32 (5.30%) Multithreading
12 28 (4.64%) Scrum
13 27 (4.47%) Stress Testing
14 25 (4.14%) Workflow
14 25 (4.14%) Business Intelligence
14 25 (4.14%) OO
15 24 (3.97%) Data Management
15 24 (3.97%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 210 (34.77%) SQL
2 98 (16.23%) Java
3 72 (11.92%) C#
4 53 (8.77%) C++
5 30 (4.97%) Perl
5 30 (4.97%) Python
6 19 (3.15%) VBA
7 18 (2.98%) Shell Script
8 15 (2.48%) PL/SQL
8 15 (2.48%) JavaScript
9 10 (1.66%) Korn
10 9 (1.49%) T-SQL
10 9 (1.49%) C
11 6 (0.99%) VB
11 6 (0.99%) C-shell
12 5 (0.83%) SQR
13 4 (0.66%) R
13 4 (0.66%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.50%) SAS Macro
14 3 (0.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 53 (8.77%) Degree
2 8 (1.32%) ISEB
3 7 (1.16%) PMI Certification
4 4 (0.66%) SAS Certification
5 3 (0.50%) PMP
5 3 (0.50%) MBA
6 2 (0.33%) CFA
6 2 (0.33%) CCA
7 1 (0.17%) OCP
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.17%) IIBA
7 1 (0.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (6.62%) Basel III
2 18 (2.98%) QA
3 16 (2.65%) Basel II
4 9 (1.49%) SLA
4 9 (1.49%) Data Quality
4 9 (1.49%) CRD IV
5 5 (0.83%) Dodd-Frank
5 5 (0.83%) EMIR
6 3 (0.50%) COREP
7 2 (0.33%) FINREP
7 2 (0.33%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.17%) GCP
System Software
1 3 (0.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.17%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 9 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (1.16%) Control-M
3 1 (0.17%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 124 (20.53%) Oracle
2 48 (7.95%) Sybase
3 26 (4.30%) Microsoft
4 24 (3.97%) Business Objects
5 13 (2.15%) Informatica
6 10 (1.66%) Tableau
7 8 (1.32%) SunGard
8 7 (1.16%) CA
9 5 (0.83%) DataSynapse
9 5 (0.83%) HP
10 4 (0.66%) Reuters
10 4 (0.66%) Bloomberg
10 4 (0.66%) Teradata
11 3 (0.50%) Remedy
11 3 (0.50%) Citrix
11 3 (0.50%) Cognos
11 3 (0.50%) IBM
12 2 (0.33%) Murex
12 2 (0.33%) SAP
12 2 (0.33%) JBoss
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