The table below looks at the statistics for the Market Risk Analyst role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Market Risk Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Market Risk Analyst
Rank 557 514 486
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -28
Contract jobs requiring a Market Risk Analyst 49 60 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.085% 0.11% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.12% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 32 83
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£565 £438 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.14% -27.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £300 £455
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £598 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £85.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £85.00 -

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
52499 48968 54351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.83% 92.75% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 32042 29332 30408
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2057 2099 2690
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

Market Risk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Market Risk Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 22 September 2014.

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 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Market Risk Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 22 September 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
London -5 49 £565 +29.14% 4
England -48 49 £565 +29.14% 4
City of London +25 10 £553 +30.00% 3

Market Risk Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Market Risk Analyst in their job title 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 with Market Risk Analyst in their job title.

1 74 (100.00%) Market Risk
2 50 (67.57%) Banking
3 45 (60.81%) Investment Banking
4 35 (47.30%) Stress Testing
5 34 (45.95%) SQL
6 26 (35.14%) Data Modelling
7 25 (33.78%) Risk Management
8 24 (32.43%) Business Analysis
9 20 (27.03%) Degree
10 16 (21.62%) Integration Testing
11 13 (17.57%) Credit Risk
11 13 (17.57%) Finance
12 12 (16.22%) Front Office
13 10 (13.51%) Equities
13 10 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (10.81%) Migration
15 6 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
15 6 (8.11%) Validation
15 6 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
16 5 (6.76%) User Acceptance Testing
16 5 (6.76%) Retail
16 5 (6.76%) Fixed Income
16 5 (6.76%) Back Office
16 5 (6.76%) VBA
17 4 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
17 4 (5.41%) Project Management
17 4 (5.41%) SunGard
17 4 (5.41%) Adaptiv
17 4 (5.41%) Greeks
17 4 (5.41%) Data Analysis

Market Risk Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Market Risk Analyst in their job title 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 with Market Risk Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Adaptiv
2 1 (1.35%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.70%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.70%) Hadoop
1 2 (2.70%) Big Data
2 1 (1.35%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Subversion
1 1 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 50 (67.57%) Banking
2 45 (60.81%) Investment Banking
3 13 (17.57%) Finance
4 12 (16.22%) Front Office
5 5 (6.76%) Back Office
5 5 (6.76%) Retail
6 3 (4.05%) Advertising
7 1 (1.35%) Wholesale Banking
7 1 (1.35%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 74 (100.00%) Market Risk
2 13 (17.57%) Credit Risk
3 10 (13.51%) Equities
4 6 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.76%) Fixed Income
6 4 (5.41%) Derivative
7 3 (4.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.35%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (1.35%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (47.30%) Stress Testing
2 26 (35.14%) Data Modelling
3 25 (33.78%) Risk Management
4 24 (32.43%) Business Analysis
5 16 (21.62%) Integration Testing
6 10 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (10.81%) Migration
8 6 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (8.11%) Validation
9 5 (6.76%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (5.41%) Greeks
10 4 (5.41%) Project Management
10 4 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (5.41%) Data Analysis
11 3 (4.05%) Risk Analysis
11 3 (4.05%) Use Case
11 3 (4.05%) UML
11 3 (4.05%) GAP Analysis
11 3 (4.05%) User Stories
12 2 (2.70%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 34 (45.95%) SQL
2 5 (6.76%) VBA
3 1 (1.35%) Python
3 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.35%) C
3 1 (1.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 20 (27.03%) Degree
2 1 (1.35%) Postgraduate
2 1 (1.35%) ISEB
2 1 (1.35%) MBA
2 1 (1.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) Basel III
2 2 (2.70%) Basel II
3 1 (1.35%) QA
3 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (5.41%) SunGard
2 3 (4.05%) Cognos
2 3 (4.05%) Bloomberg
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle
3 1 (1.35%) Citrix
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