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 27 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Market Risk Analyst
Rank 559 512 493
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Market Risk Analyst 41 63 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.074% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.13% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 37 70
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£555 £525 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £300 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £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
51265 49491 54504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.21% 92.73% 92.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 31026 29372 30573
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1968 2145 2690
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.61 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.30% -5.55%

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 27 August 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 27 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
London -24 41 £555 +5.71% 6
England -37 41 £555 +5.71% 6
City of London +12 6 £550 +4.76% 5

Market Risk Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 67 (100.00%) Market Risk
2 45 (67.16%) Banking
3 40 (59.70%) Investment Banking
4 30 (44.78%) SQL
5 25 (37.31%) Stress Testing
6 21 (31.34%) Business Analysis
7 20 (29.85%) Data Modelling
8 19 (28.36%) Risk Management
9 17 (25.37%) Degree
10 15 (22.39%) Credit Risk
11 14 (20.90%) Finance
12 12 (17.91%) Integration Testing
13 11 (16.42%) Front Office
14 7 (10.45%) Equities
14 7 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
15 6 (8.96%) VBA
16 5 (7.46%) Fixed Income
16 5 (7.46%) Migration
16 5 (7.46%) Stakeholder Management
16 5 (7.46%) Data Analysis
16 5 (7.46%) Derivative
16 5 (7.46%) User Acceptance Testing
17 4 (5.97%) Adaptiv
17 4 (5.97%) Retail
17 4 (5.97%) Validation
17 4 (5.97%) Back Office
17 4 (5.97%) Project Management
17 4 (5.97%) SunGard
18 3 (4.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 3 (4.48%) Bloomberg

Market Risk Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (1.49%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Adaptiv
2 1 (1.49%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.48%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.99%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.99%) Big Data
3 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.49%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Subversion
1 1 (1.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 45 (67.16%) Banking
2 40 (59.70%) Investment Banking
3 14 (20.90%) Finance
4 11 (16.42%) Front Office
5 4 (5.97%) Back Office
5 4 (5.97%) Retail
6 3 (4.48%) Advertising
7 1 (1.49%) Wholesale Banking
7 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.48%) .NET
2 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.49%) Middleware
2 1 (1.49%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 67 (100.00%) Market Risk
2 15 (22.39%) Credit Risk
3 7 (10.45%) Equities
4 5 (7.46%) Derivative
4 5 (7.46%) Fixed Income
5 3 (4.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (2.99%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.49%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.31%) Stress Testing
2 21 (31.34%) Business Analysis
3 20 (29.85%) Data Modelling
4 19 (28.36%) Risk Management
5 12 (17.91%) Integration Testing
6 7 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (7.46%) Data Analysis
7 5 (7.46%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (7.46%) Migration
7 5 (7.46%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (5.97%) Validation
8 4 (5.97%) Project Management
9 3 (4.48%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (4.48%) UML
9 3 (4.48%) Risk Analysis
9 3 (4.48%) Use Case
9 3 (4.48%) User Stories
9 3 (4.48%) Greeks
10 2 (2.99%) Test Scripting
10 2 (2.99%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 30 (44.78%) SQL
2 6 (8.96%) VBA
3 2 (2.99%) Python
4 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.49%) VBScript
4 1 (1.49%) C
4 1 (1.49%) C#
4 1 (1.49%) C++
4 1 (1.49%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (25.37%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) Postgraduate
2 1 (1.49%) ISEB
2 1 (1.49%) MBA
2 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) Basel II
1 3 (4.48%) Basel III
2 1 (1.49%) SLA
2 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (5.97%) SunGard
2 3 (4.48%) Bloomberg
3 2 (2.99%) Cognos
4 1 (1.49%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.49%) Citrix
4 1 (1.49%) Informatica
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle
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