The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Market Risk in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Market Risk over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Market Risk
Rank 530 424 415
Rank change year-on-year
-106 -9
Contract jobs citing Market Risk 118 244 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.42% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.66% 1.27% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 195 155
Median daily rate £650 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £425 £414
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £675 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £500 £438
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +14.28%
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 Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
17780 19182 18392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.28% 33.01% 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 11513 11998 11144
Median daily rate £425 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 644 816 800
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £18.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £11.88 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £44.50 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.52 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.39% +5.82%

Market Risk
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Market Risk as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Market Risk Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Market Risk
Daily Rate Trend

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

Market Risk Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Market Risk
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Market Risk within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Market Risk Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Market Risk
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Market Risk Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Market Risk
Top 18 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 within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 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 -91 117 £650 +18.18% 12
London -116 109 £650 +18.18% 12
City of London -4 35 £650 +18.18% 4
South East - 4 £650 -
South West - 3 £500 -
Wiltshire - 3 £500 -
Swindon - 3 £500 -
Canary Wharf -4 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 £650 -
Reading - 2 £650 -
Docklands, London +3 1 £650 +6.55%
Belfast - 1 £425 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £350 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £425 -
County Antrim - 1 £425 -

Market Risk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Market Risk also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Market Risk.

1 146 (59.84%) Finance
2 122 (50.00%) Banking
3 75 (30.74%) SQL
4 69 (28.28%) Investment Banking
5 68 (27.87%) Front Office
6 65 (26.64%) Risk Management
6 65 (26.64%) Agile Software Development
6 65 (26.64%) Credit Risk
7 56 (22.95%) C#
8 53 (21.72%) Java
9 39 (15.98%) Python
10 38 (15.57%) Derivative
11 36 (14.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 36 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
12 31 (12.70%) Business Analysis
13 30 (12.30%) Murex
14 27 (11.07%) C++
14 27 (11.07%) Degree
15 26 (10.66%) .NET
16 25 (10.25%) Project Management
16 25 (10.25%) Analytics
17 24 (9.84%) Big Data
17 24 (9.84%) SQL Server
18 20 (8.20%) Data Analysis
18 20 (8.20%) Oracle
19 19 (7.79%) Unix
19 19 (7.79%) Data Modelling
19 19 (7.79%) Equities
19 19 (7.79%) Mathematics
20 18 (7.38%) Hadoop

Market Risk
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 13 (5.33%) Apache Spark
2 12 (4.92%) SAS
3 4 (1.64%) Confluence
3 4 (1.64%) IBM HTTP Server
3 4 (1.64%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (0.82%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.41%) IIS
5 1 (0.41%) Jetty
5 1 (0.41%) nginx
5 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (4.92%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.51%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (2.05%) MS Office
3 5 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.23%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.64%) Summit
2 3 (1.23%) Findur
3 2 (0.82%) Adaptiv
3 2 (0.82%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.23%) Internet
2 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (9.84%) Big Data
1 24 (9.84%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.38%) Hadoop
3 10 (4.10%) Apache Cassandra
3 10 (4.10%) Data Mart
4 9 (3.69%) Relational Database
5 8 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.64%) Data Lake
8 4 (1.64%) HBase
8 4 (1.64%) Power BI
8 4 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.23%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.23%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.82%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.82%) JasperReports
10 2 (0.82%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 14 (5.74%) JIRA
2 10 (4.10%) Subversion
3 9 (3.69%) Jenkins
3 9 (3.69%) JUnit
4 6 (2.46%) Cucumber
4 6 (2.46%) Git (software)
5 5 (2.05%) JSUnit
5 5 (2.05%) Maven
5 5 (2.05%) PHPUnit
6 3 (1.23%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.82%) NUnit
7 2 (0.82%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.82%) SonarQube
7 2 (0.82%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (0.82%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.41%) Ant
8 1 (0.41%) jMock
8 1 (0.41%) Mockito
8 1 (0.41%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 146 (59.84%) Finance
2 122 (50.00%) Banking
3 69 (28.28%) Investment Banking
4 68 (27.87%) Front Office
5 11 (4.51%) Legal
6 3 (1.23%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.23%) French Language
6 3 (1.23%) Retail
7 2 (0.82%) Marketing
7 2 (0.82%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.82%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.41%) Back Office
8 1 (0.41%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 95 (38.93%) Developer
2 87 (35.66%) Analyst
3 63 (25.82%) Risk Analyst
4 55 (22.54%) Business Analyst
5 45 (18.44%) Risk Business Analyst
6 44 (18.03%) Market Risk Analyst
7 31 (12.70%) Project Manager
8 30 (12.30%) Market Risk Business Analyst
9 25 (10.25%) Java Developer
10 23 (9.43%) C# Developer
10 23 (9.43%) Senior Developer
11 22 (9.02%) Python Developer
12 21 (8.61%) Quantitative Developer
13 19 (7.79%) Market Risk Developer
14 17 (6.97%) Risk Manager
14 17 (6.97%) SQL Developer
15 16 (6.56%) Qualitative Analyst
15 16 (6.56%) Quantitative Analyst
16 14 (5.74%) Market Analyst
17 12 (4.92%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (10.66%) .NET
2 13 (5.33%) WPF
3 10 (4.10%) REST
4 8 (3.28%) ASP.NET
5 7 (2.87%) Spring
5 7 (2.87%) XML
6 5 (2.05%) RESTful
6 5 (2.05%) Web Services
7 4 (1.64%) JNI
8 3 (1.23%) .NET Framework
8 3 (1.23%) AngularJS
8 3 (1.23%) CSS
8 3 (1.23%) CSS3
8 3 (1.23%) HTML
8 3 (1.23%) HTML5
8 3 (1.23%) Murex MxML
8 3 (1.23%) Node.js
9 2 (0.82%) Akka
9 2 (0.82%) Backbone.js
9 2 (0.82%) React
Miscellaneous
1 65 (26.64%) Credit Risk
2 38 (15.57%) Derivative
3 36 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (14.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 19 (7.79%) Equities
4 19 (7.79%) Mathematics
5 17 (6.97%) Computer Science
6 15 (6.15%) Fixed Income
7 14 (5.74%) Physics
8 9 (3.69%) Algorithms
9 8 (3.28%) Economics
10 6 (2.46%) Management Information System
10 6 (2.46%) Reference Data
10 6 (2.46%) Statistics
10 6 (2.46%) Visualisation
11 5 (2.05%) Credit Derivative
11 5 (2.05%) Equity Derivative
11 5 (2.05%) Taxonomies
11 5 (2.05%) User Experience
12 3 (1.23%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 19 (7.79%) Unix
2 14 (5.74%) Windows
3 7 (2.87%) Windows Server
4 6 (2.46%) Linux
5 5 (2.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (2.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.41%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (26.64%) Agile Software Development
1 65 (26.64%) Risk Management
2 31 (12.70%) Business Analysis
3 25 (10.25%) Analytics
3 25 (10.25%) Project Management
4 20 (8.20%) Data Analysis
5 19 (7.79%) Data Modelling
6 17 (6.97%) Scrum
6 17 (6.97%) Validation
7 16 (6.56%) SDLC
8 14 (5.74%) OO
9 13 (5.33%) Multithreading
9 13 (5.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (4.92%) Data Management
11 11 (4.51%) Stress Testing
11 11 (4.51%) TDD
12 10 (4.10%) BDD
12 10 (4.10%) Refactoring
12 10 (4.10%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 75 (30.74%) SQL
2 56 (22.95%) C#
3 53 (21.72%) Java
4 39 (15.98%) Python
5 27 (11.07%) C++
6 15 (6.15%) Scala
7 11 (4.51%) VBA
8 10 (4.10%) Haskell
9 9 (3.69%) R
10 6 (2.46%) MATLAB
11 5 (2.05%) Korn
11 5 (2.05%) Perl
11 5 (2.05%) PowerShell
11 5 (2.05%) VBScript
12 4 (1.64%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.82%) C
13 2 (0.82%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.82%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (11.07%) Degree
2 2 (0.82%) PhD
2 2 (0.82%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.41%) CFA
3 1 (0.41%) MBA
3 1 (0.41%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.10%) Basel III
2 8 (3.28%) QA
3 6 (2.46%) COREP
3 6 (2.46%) CRD IV
4 5 (2.05%) Basel II
4 5 (2.05%) PCI DSS
4 5 (2.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (1.64%) MiFID
6 3 (1.23%) Data Quality
6 3 (1.23%) Dodd-Frank
6 3 (1.23%) EMIR
7 2 (0.82%) FATCA
System Software
1 4 (1.64%) HDFS
1 4 (1.64%) Platform Symphony
2 1 (0.41%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 5 (2.05%) Puppet
1 5 (2.05%) SCCM
2 2 (0.82%) TIBCO Hawk
3 1 (0.41%) Control-M
3 1 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.41%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 30 (12.30%) Murex
2 20 (8.20%) Oracle
3 8 (3.28%) Microsoft
4 7 (2.87%) Sybase
5 5 (2.05%) ServiceNow
5 5 (2.05%) VMware
6 4 (1.64%) IBM
7 3 (1.23%) Sophis
8 2 (0.82%) Bloomberg
8 2 (0.82%) Calypso
8 2 (0.82%) GoldenSource
8 2 (0.82%) Reuters
8 2 (0.82%) Sonatype
8 2 (0.82%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.41%) DataFlux
9 1 (0.41%) HP
9 1 (0.41%) Informatica
9 1 (0.41%) SAP
9 1 (0.41%) Teradata
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