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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Credit Risk
Rank 330 305 233
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -72
Contract jobs citing Credit Risk 292 311 401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.53% 0.60% 0.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.75% 1.94% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 231 323
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£500 £550 £540
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £382
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £408 £410
% change year-on-year
+10.42% -0.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50

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
16672 16035 14712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.22% 31.07% 29.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 10749 9939 8668
Average daily rate £415 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 634 688 837
Average hourly rate £17.00 £20.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.07% +2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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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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 -71 245 £500 -9.09% 108
London -50 186 £550 - 61
Scotland +35 40 £450 +7.14% 2
Edinburgh +26 40 £450 +7.14% 2
City of London -57 36 £550 - 29
Yorkshire +1 18 £431 +9.87% 15
West Yorkshire +3 17 £425 +38.21% 15
South East -4 17 £394 -41.66% 10
Halifax +8 13 £425 +34.92% 7
Buckinghamshire - 12 £450 - 3
Milton Keynes - 10 £450 - 3
West Midlands -11 8 £436 -20.68% 1
East Midlands +7 7 £475 -0.10% 8
Docklands, London +13 5 £600 +15.38% 2
Berkshire +5 4 £338 -50.00% 1
North West -8 4 £525 +75.00% 7
South Wales - 4 £479 - 2
Wales - 4 £479 - 2
Cardiff - 4 £479 - 2
Manchester -9 3 £425 +41.66% 6
Reading +19 2 £338 -50.00%
South Yorkshire -1 1 £475 +10.46%
Sheffield -4 1 £475 +10.46%
Bradford -8 1 £475 -
Hampshire - 1 £363 - 2
Merseyside - 1 £625 -
North East - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
Midlothian - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - - 2

Credit Risk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 342 (55.79%) Banking
2 324 (52.85%) Finance
3 199 (32.46%) SQL
4 158 (25.77%) Investment Banking
5 128 (20.88%) Market Risk
6 116 (18.92%) SAS
7 102 (16.64%) Risk Management
8 96 (15.66%) Analytical Skills
9 90 (14.68%) Front Office
9 90 (14.68%) Retail
10 87 (14.19%) Agile Software Development
10 87 (14.19%) Oracle
11 79 (12.89%) Analytics
12 73 (11.91%) Derivative
13 71 (11.58%) Stakeholder Management
14 69 (11.26%) C#
15 63 (10.28%) Business Analysis
16 62 (10.11%) .NET
17 59 (9.62%) SQL Server
18 56 (9.14%) Project Management
18 56 (9.14%) Retail Banking
19 49 (7.99%) Java
20 48 (7.83%) ETL
21 47 (7.67%) Data Warehouse
22 43 (7.01%) User Acceptance Testing
23 42 (6.85%) UNIX
23 42 (6.85%) C++
24 41 (6.69%) Data Modelling
25 40 (6.53%) Risk Analytics
26 39 (6.36%) Degree

Credit Risk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 116 (18.92%) SAS
2 5 (0.82%) Oracle Coherence
3 3 (0.49%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.49%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (0.49%) Jetty
4 2 (0.33%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.33%) Apache
5 1 (0.16%) JBoss
5 1 (0.16%) IIS
5 1 (0.16%) PegaRULES
5 1 (0.16%) Confluence
5 1 (0.16%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 30 (4.89%) MS Office
2 28 (4.57%) MS Excel
3 20 (3.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (1.96%) MS Project
5 7 (1.14%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.16%) SPSS
7 1 (0.16%) Stata
Business Applications
1 7 (1.14%) Adaptiv
2 5 (0.82%) Summit
2 5 (0.82%) VisionPLUS
3 4 (0.65%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.65%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.16%) Endur
4 1 (0.16%) Algo Collateral
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.49%) IBM Blueworks
2 2 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.82%) SAN
1 5 (0.82%) ATM
2 1 (0.16%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (9.62%) SQL Server
2 47 (7.67%) Data Warehouse
3 33 (5.38%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 26 (4.24%) Oracle Database
5 22 (3.59%) QlikView
5 22 (3.59%) Relational Database
5 22 (3.59%) Big Data
6 21 (3.43%) Hadoop
7 20 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 18 (2.94%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 16 (2.61%) OLAP
10 14 (2.28%) Base SAS
11 13 (2.12%) OLAP Cube
12 10 (1.63%) Data Mining
13 9 (1.47%) MongoDB
14 7 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
14 7 (1.14%) RDBMS
14 7 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 6 (0.98%) PowerCenter
16 5 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (4.08%) Subversion
2 16 (2.61%) JIRA
3 14 (2.28%) CruiseControl
4 11 (1.79%) Maven
5 9 (1.47%) TeamCity
6 7 (1.14%) Jenkins
7 6 (0.98%) Hudson
8 5 (0.82%) Ant
8 5 (0.82%) JUnit
8 5 (0.82%) jMock
8 5 (0.82%) NUnit
8 5 (0.82%) Git (software)
9 3 (0.49%) ClearCase
9 3 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.33%) Moq
10 2 (0.33%) XMLSpy
10 2 (0.33%) ERwin
11 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.16%) ProC
General
1 342 (55.79%) Banking
2 324 (52.85%) Finance
3 158 (25.77%) Investment Banking
4 90 (14.68%) Front Office
4 90 (14.68%) Retail
5 56 (9.14%) Retail Banking
6 25 (4.08%) Legal
7 22 (3.59%) Financial Institution
8 19 (3.10%) Back Office
9 8 (1.31%) Marketing
10 5 (0.82%) Advertising
11 3 (0.49%) Corporate Banking
11 3 (0.49%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.33%) Publishing
12 2 (0.33%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.16%) Law
13 1 (0.16%) Games
13 1 (0.16%) Wholesale Banking
13 1 (0.16%) International Banking
13 1 (0.16%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 279 (45.51%) Analyst
2 175 (28.55%) Developer
3 152 (24.80%) Business Analyst
4 109 (17.78%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 69 (11.26%) Risk Analyst
6 62 (10.11%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
7 54 (8.81%) Project Manager
8 50 (8.16%) Credit Analyst
9 31 (5.06%) Architect
10 28 (4.57%) SAS Analyst
11 26 (4.24%) C# Developer
12 25 (4.08%) Credit Risk Project Manager
12 25 (4.08%) Java Developer
13 23 (3.75%) Senior Analyst
13 23 (3.75%) Banking Business Analyst
14 21 (3.43%) Test Analyst
15 20 (3.26%) SAS Developer
16 18 (2.94%) Systems Analyst
16 18 (2.94%) Support Analyst
17 17 (2.77%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (10.11%) .NET
2 22 (3.59%) XML
3 20 (3.26%) HTML
4 17 (2.77%) WCF
5 16 (2.61%) Spring
6 14 (2.28%) WPF
7 11 (1.79%) .NET Framework
8 9 (1.47%) HTML5
9 8 (1.31%) Hibernate
9 8 (1.31%) Middleware
9 8 (1.31%) ASP.NET
10 7 (1.14%) WF
11 6 (0.98%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (0.98%) J2EE
12 5 (0.82%) Spring Integration
12 5 (0.82%) AngularJS
13 4 (0.65%) WinForms
13 4 (0.65%) Web Services
14 3 (0.49%) XSLT
14 3 (0.49%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 128 (20.88%) Market Risk
2 96 (15.66%) Analytical Skills
3 73 (11.91%) Derivative
4 35 (5.71%) Fixed Income
5 33 (5.38%) Computer Science
6 32 (5.22%) Credit Derivative
7 28 (4.57%) Equities
8 27 (4.40%) Data Structures
9 20 (3.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 19 (3.10%) Mathematics
10 19 (3.10%) Reference Data
11 16 (2.61%) Statistics
12 13 (2.12%) Grid Computing
13 12 (1.96%) Management Information System
13 12 (1.96%) Mainframe
14 11 (1.79%) Physics
15 10 (1.63%) Equity Derivative
16 9 (1.47%) Economics
17 6 (0.98%) Data Extraction
18 5 (0.82%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 42 (6.85%) UNIX
2 31 (5.06%) Windows
3 19 (3.10%) Linux
4 7 (1.14%) AIX
5 2 (0.33%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (16.64%) Risk Management
2 87 (14.19%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (12.89%) Analytics
4 71 (11.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 63 (10.28%) Business Analysis
6 56 (9.14%) Project Management
7 48 (7.83%) ETL
8 43 (7.01%) User Acceptance Testing
9 41 (6.69%) Data Modelling
10 40 (6.53%) Risk Analytics
11 37 (6.04%) TDD
12 35 (5.71%) Data Analysis
13 34 (5.55%) Business Intelligence
14 29 (4.73%) Data Management
15 27 (4.40%) Scrum
16 26 (4.24%) Stress Testing
17 24 (3.92%) Migration
18 22 (3.59%) Automated Testing
19 21 (3.43%) Continuous Integration
20 20 (3.26%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 199 (32.46%) SQL
2 69 (11.26%) C#
3 49 (7.99%) Java
4 42 (6.85%) C++
5 28 (4.57%) VBA
6 24 (3.92%) Python
7 14 (2.28%) T-SQL
7 14 (2.28%) JavaScript
8 12 (1.96%) SAS Macro
9 11 (1.79%) Perl
9 11 (1.79%) R
10 9 (1.47%) Shell Script
11 8 (1.31%) PL/SQL
11 8 (1.31%) C
12 7 (1.14%) Korn
13 6 (0.98%) VB
14 5 (0.82%) SQR
14 5 (0.82%) C-shell
14 5 (0.82%) PowerShell
15 4 (0.65%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 39 (6.36%) Degree
2 7 (1.14%) PMI Certification
3 6 (0.98%) PMP
4 5 (0.82%) ISEB
5 4 (0.65%) SAS Certification
6 3 (0.49%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.33%) CCA
7 2 (0.33%) PhD
8 1 (0.16%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.16%) MBA
8 1 (0.16%) CFA
8 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.73%) Basel III
2 11 (1.79%) QA
2 11 (1.79%) Data Quality
3 9 (1.47%) Basel II
4 8 (1.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.98%) CRD IV
5 6 (0.98%) SLA
6 5 (0.82%) COREP
7 4 (0.65%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (0.49%) FINREP
8 3 (0.49%) EMIR
9 2 (0.33%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.16%) FATCA
System Software
1 4 (0.65%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.33%) Apache Flume
2 2 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.16%) HDFS
3 1 (0.16%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 10 (1.63%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.98%) Control-M
3 4 (0.65%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.33%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.16%) CA LISA
5 1 (0.16%) Oozie
Vendors
1 87 (14.19%) Oracle
2 29 (4.73%) Microsoft
3 23 (3.75%) Sybase
4 20 (3.26%) Business Objects
5 15 (2.45%) Informatica
6 10 (1.63%) Tableau
7 7 (1.14%) SunGard
8 6 (0.98%) Cloudera
9 5 (0.82%) Cognos
9 5 (0.82%) Reuters
9 5 (0.82%) Bloomberg
9 5 (0.82%) CA
9 5 (0.82%) Teradata
10 4 (0.65%) ION Trading
10 4 (0.65%) DataSynapse
10 4 (0.65%) Perforce
10 4 (0.65%) IBM
10 4 (0.65%) Murex
10 4 (0.65%) Citrix
11 2 (0.33%) GoldenSource
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Posted: 22 hours ago
City of London
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Posted: Yesterday
London
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City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £600 - £650 per day + competitive
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Manchester
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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City, London
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City of London
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London
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Rate: Up to £550 per day
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London
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London
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