The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Risk Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Analyst
Rank 483 478 438
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -40
Contract jobs requiring a Risk Analyst 93 88 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.18% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.19% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 68 79
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£500 £525 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £375 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £12.50 £12.50

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
48490 46430 41591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.40% 92.38% 92.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 29830 27397 23746
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1842 1977 2253
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

Risk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Risk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Risk Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

Risk Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Risk Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Risk Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Risk Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Risk Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Risk Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Risk Analyst
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 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 -30 76 £550 +4.76% 44
London -22 66 £550 +4.76% 24
City of London +2 17 £494 -10.22% 12
Scotland - 17 £500 - 3
Edinburgh - 11 £500 - 1
Glasgow - 6 £500 - 2
North West -13 3 - - 4
Yorkshire -13 3 £425 -19.04% 6
South East -27 3 £363 -30.95% 1
Manchester -8 2 - - 3
West Yorkshire -14 2 £425 -19.04% 4
West Midlands -5 1 £325 - 2
Berkshire - 1 £325 - 1
Reading - 1 £325 -
Uxbridge - - - -
Watford - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Northampton - - - -
Nottingham - - - - 1
Luton - - - -
Knutsford - - - -
Leeds - - - - 3
Brighton - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Bury St Edmunds - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - - 2

Risk Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited 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 Risk Analyst in their job title.

1 87 (50.58%) Banking
2 74 (43.02%) Risk Management
3 69 (40.12%) Market Risk
4 62 (36.05%) Investment Banking
4 62 (36.05%) SQL
5 55 (31.98%) Finance
6 50 (29.07%) Stress Testing
7 47 (27.33%) Credit Risk
8 42 (24.42%) Data Modelling
9 38 (22.09%) Degree
10 34 (19.77%) Integration Testing
11 28 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
12 25 (14.53%) SAS
13 21 (12.21%) Front Office
13 21 (12.21%) Stakeholder Management
14 18 (10.47%) Business Analysis
14 18 (10.47%) Project Management
15 16 (9.30%) Analytics
16 15 (8.72%) Data Analysis
16 15 (8.72%) MS Excel
17 14 (8.14%) Derivative
17 14 (8.14%) Risk Analysis
18 13 (7.56%) User Acceptance Testing
18 13 (7.56%) Microsoft
19 11 (6.40%) CISSP
19 11 (6.40%) CISM
20 10 (5.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
21 9 (5.23%) Agile Software Development
21 9 (5.23%) Fixed Income
21 9 (5.23%) Risk Assessment

Risk Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited 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 Risk Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (14.53%) SAS
2 3 (1.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (8.72%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (4.07%) MS Office
4 1 (0.58%) MS Project
4 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.16%) Summit
2 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.58%) SunGard APT
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (0.58%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.91%) Data Mining
1 5 (2.91%) Big Data
2 4 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (2.33%) Hadoop
3 3 (1.74%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.16%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.58%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (0.58%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (0.58%) OLAP
5 1 (0.58%) MS Access
5 1 (0.58%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.58%) QlikView
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.58%) Base SAS
5 1 (0.58%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Toad
1 1 (0.58%) ERwin
General
1 87 (50.58%) Banking
2 62 (36.05%) Investment Banking
3 55 (31.98%) Finance
4 21 (12.21%) Front Office
5 9 (5.23%) Legal
6 8 (4.65%) Financial Institution
7 4 (2.33%) Retail
8 2 (1.16%) Back Office
9 1 (0.58%) Advertising
9 1 (0.58%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.58%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.16%) .NET
1 2 (1.16%) XML
1 2 (1.16%) FpML
2 1 (0.58%) WCF
2 1 (0.58%) WF
2 1 (0.58%) Castor
2 1 (0.58%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 69 (40.12%) Market Risk
2 47 (27.33%) Credit Risk
3 28 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (8.14%) Derivative
5 10 (5.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 9 (5.23%) Fixed Income
7 6 (3.49%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.91%) Economics
9 4 (2.33%) Statistics
9 4 (2.33%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.74%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.74%) FMCG
11 2 (1.16%) Computer Science
11 2 (1.16%) Credit Derivative
11 2 (1.16%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 1 (0.58%) Grid Computing
12 1 (0.58%) Equities
12 1 (0.58%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.58%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.74%) UNIX
1 3 (1.74%) Windows
2 1 (0.58%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (43.02%) Risk Management
2 50 (29.07%) Stress Testing
3 42 (24.42%) Data Modelling
4 34 (19.77%) Integration Testing
5 21 (12.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (10.47%) Business Analysis
6 18 (10.47%) Project Management
7 16 (9.30%) Analytics
8 15 (8.72%) Data Analysis
9 14 (8.14%) Risk Analysis
10 13 (7.56%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (5.23%) Risk Assessment
11 9 (5.23%) Information Security
11 9 (5.23%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (4.65%) Validation
13 6 (3.49%) UML
13 6 (3.49%) GAP Analysis
14 5 (2.91%) ITIL
14 5 (2.91%) Change Management
14 5 (2.91%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 62 (36.05%) SQL
2 7 (4.07%) VBA
3 4 (2.33%) MATLAB
4 3 (1.74%) SAS Macro
5 2 (1.16%) C#
5 2 (1.16%) Java
6 1 (0.58%) VB
6 1 (0.58%) Python
Qualifications
1 38 (22.09%) Degree
2 11 (6.40%) CISSP
2 11 (6.40%) CISM
3 7 (4.07%) CISA
4 3 (1.74%) CISMP
5 1 (0.58%) CFA
5 1 (0.58%) CIMA
5 1 (0.58%) MBA
5 1 (0.58%) MCT
5 1 (0.58%) ACCA
5 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.58%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.58%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.58%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.49%) QA
1 6 (3.49%) Solvency II
2 4 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (2.33%) COBIT
3 2 (1.16%) SLA
3 2 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.16%) AIFMD
4 1 (0.58%) Basel III
4 1 (0.58%) Basel II
Systems Management
1 1 (0.58%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.58%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 13 (7.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.33%) Oracle
2 4 (2.33%) BT
2 4 (2.33%) MobileIron
3 3 (1.74%) Bloomberg
4 2 (1.16%) SAP
4 2 (1.16%) Cognos
4 2 (1.16%) SunGard
5 1 (0.58%) Dell
5 1 (0.58%) CA
5 1 (0.58%) Murex
5 1 (0.58%) Misys
5 1 (0.58%) Sybase
5 1 (0.58%) Teradata
5 1 (0.58%) SolarWinds
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