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 3 August 2015 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Market Risk Analyst
Rank 604 581 523
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -58
Contract jobs requiring a Market Risk Analyst 24 33 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.060% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.065% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 27 28
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£550 £588 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.38% +6.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £490 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate - £522 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
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
52643 50594 47358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.46% 92.45% 92.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 33418 30646 27757
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1941 1998 2130
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.78 £17.85
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.34% -5.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 3 August 2015.

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 4 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 3 August 2015. 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 -18 24 £550 -6.38% 4
London -22 24 £550 -6.38% 4
City of London -10 11 £600 +8.59% 3
Canary Wharf - 1 - -

Market Risk Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 62 (100.00%) Market Risk
2 39 (62.90%) Banking
3 36 (58.06%) Investment Banking
4 30 (48.39%) SQL
5 28 (45.16%) Stress Testing
6 27 (43.55%) Risk Management
6 27 (43.55%) Finance
7 20 (32.26%) Data Modelling
8 16 (25.81%) Degree
9 14 (22.58%) Business Analysis
10 13 (20.97%) Integration Testing
11 12 (19.35%) Credit Risk
11 12 (19.35%) SDLC
12 11 (17.74%) Front Office
13 10 (16.13%) MS Excel
14 9 (14.52%) User Acceptance Testing
15 8 (12.90%) Project Management
16 7 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
16 7 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
17 5 (8.06%) VBA
18 4 (6.45%) Data Analysis
18 4 (6.45%) Oracle
18 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
18 4 (6.45%) Migration
18 4 (6.45%) Financial Institution
18 4 (6.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 4 (6.45%) Analytics
19 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
19 3 (4.84%) Equities
19 3 (4.84%) Fixed Income

Market Risk Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.61%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.61%) JBoss
1 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.61%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.23%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.23%) Big Data
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.61%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.61%) NUnit
1 1 (1.61%) CruiseControl
1 1 (1.61%) Subversion
1 1 (1.61%) JIRA
1 1 (1.61%) Selenium
1 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.61%) Cucumber
1 1 (1.61%) SpecFlow
General
1 39 (62.90%) Banking
2 36 (58.06%) Investment Banking
3 27 (43.55%) Finance
4 11 (17.74%) Front Office
5 4 (6.45%) Financial Institution
6 2 (3.23%) Back Office
7 1 (1.61%) French Language
7 1 (1.61%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) .NET
2 1 (1.61%) J2EE
2 1 (1.61%) ADO
2 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.61%) Web Services
2 1 (1.61%) ODBC
2 1 (1.61%) Spring
2 1 (1.61%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (1.61%) REST
2 1 (1.61%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 62 (100.00%) Market Risk
2 12 (19.35%) Credit Risk
3 7 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (4.84%) Fixed Income
5 3 (4.84%) Equities
6 2 (3.23%) Derivative
6 2 (3.23%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.61%) Equity Risk
7 1 (1.61%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 1 (1.61%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.61%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.61%) UNIX
1 1 (1.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (45.16%) Stress Testing
2 27 (43.55%) Risk Management
3 20 (32.26%) Data Modelling
4 14 (22.58%) Business Analysis
5 13 (20.97%) Integration Testing
6 12 (19.35%) SDLC
7 9 (14.52%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (12.90%) Project Management
9 7 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (6.45%) Migration
10 4 (6.45%) Data Analysis
10 4 (6.45%) Analytics
11 3 (4.84%) Automated Testing
11 3 (4.84%) Systems Analysis
11 3 (4.84%) Greeks
11 3 (4.84%) Change Management
11 3 (4.84%) UML
12 2 (3.23%) Workflow
12 2 (3.23%) Validation
12 2 (3.23%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (48.39%) SQL
2 5 (8.06%) VBA
3 2 (3.23%) C#
3 2 (3.23%) Java
4 1 (1.61%) Perl
4 1 (1.61%) C++
4 1 (1.61%) Python
4 1 (1.61%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (25.81%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) IIBA
2 1 (1.61%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) QA
1 2 (3.23%) Basel III
2 1 (1.61%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) GridGain
Vendors
1 4 (6.45%) Oracle
2 1 (1.61%) Sybase
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.61%) Murex
2 1 (1.61%) Tableau
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