The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Market Risk Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Market Risk Analyst
Rank 616 619 598
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Market Risk Analyst 28 25 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.044% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.046% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 20 25
Median daily rate £600 £563 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £411 £484
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £522
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51265 53978 50296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.79% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 33271 34120 30516
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £572 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1545 2017 2055
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.94 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.24%

Market Risk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Market Risk Analyst in the job title.

Market Risk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Market Risk Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Market Risk Analyst within the UK.

Market Risk Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Market Risk Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Market Risk Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Market Risk Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Market Risk Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Market Risk Analyst within the UK.

Market Risk Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Market Risk Analyst
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Market Risk Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -21 28 £600 +6.66% 1
London -3 27 £600 +6.66% 1
City of London +36 4 £725 +18.36% 1
Romford - 2 - -
Redhill - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - -
South East - 1 - -

Market Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, Market Risk Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Market Risk Analyst in the job title.

1 48 (90.57%) Market Risk
2 36 (67.92%) Finance
3 21 (39.62%) Banking
4 20 (37.74%) Credit Risk
5 14 (26.42%) Business Analysis
5 14 (26.42%) Investment Banking
6 12 (22.64%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (18.87%) SQL
8 8 (15.09%) Front Office
8 8 (15.09%) Derivative
9 7 (13.21%) SDLC
9 7 (13.21%) Risk Management
9 7 (13.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (13.21%) Oracle
10 6 (11.32%) C#
10 6 (11.32%) Fixed Income
10 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (11.32%) Spreadsheet
11 5 (9.43%) Mathematics
11 5 (9.43%) Physics
11 5 (9.43%) Greeks
11 5 (9.43%) Data Analysis
11 5 (9.43%) Data Management
11 5 (9.43%) Equities
11 5 (9.43%) Validation
11 5 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (9.43%) UML
11 5 (9.43%) SAS
11 5 (9.43%) Quantitative Finance
12 4 (7.55%) Financial Analysis

Market Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.43%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) Big Data
1 2 (3.77%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 2 (3.77%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (1.89%) Data Mart
2 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) JIRA
1 1 (1.89%) TestDirector
General
1 36 (67.92%) Finance
2 21 (39.62%) Banking
3 14 (26.42%) Investment Banking
4 8 (15.09%) Front Office
5 3 (5.66%) Financial Institution
5 3 (5.66%) Retail
6 2 (3.77%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.89%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) Murex MxML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (90.57%) Market Risk
2 20 (37.74%) Credit Risk
3 12 (22.64%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (15.09%) Derivative
5 7 (13.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (11.32%) Fixed Income
7 5 (9.43%) Equities
7 5 (9.43%) Mathematics
7 5 (9.43%) Physics
8 3 (5.66%) Data Structures
9 2 (3.77%) Credit Derivative
9 2 (3.77%) Economics
9 2 (3.77%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (3.77%) OTC Derivatives
9 2 (3.77%) Reference Data
10 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
10 1 (1.89%) Taxonomies
10 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.42%) Business Analysis
2 7 (13.21%) Risk Management
2 7 (13.21%) SDLC
3 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (9.43%) Data Analysis
4 5 (9.43%) Data Management
4 5 (9.43%) Greeks
4 5 (9.43%) Quantitative Finance
4 5 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (9.43%) UML
4 5 (9.43%) Validation
5 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (7.55%) Financial Analysis
5 4 (7.55%) Stress Testing
6 3 (5.66%) Data Modelling
6 3 (5.66%) Monte Carlo Method
6 3 (5.66%) Waterfall
7 2 (3.77%) Analytics
7 2 (3.77%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (3.77%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.87%) SQL
2 6 (11.32%) C#
3 4 (7.55%) C++
3 4 (7.55%) VBA
4 2 (3.77%) Haskell
4 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.77%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) CFA
2 1 (1.89%) ISEB
2 1 (1.89%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) Basel III
1 2 (3.77%) Data Quality
1 2 (3.77%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.89%) Basel II
2 1 (1.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (13.21%) Oracle
2 3 (5.66%) Murex
3 2 (3.77%) Algorithmics
4 1 (1.89%) Sybase