The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Risk Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Analyst
UK
Rank 489 474 420
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -54
Contract jobs requiring a Risk Analyst 102 162 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.32% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.33% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 111 146
Median daily rate £485 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.61% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £375 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £625 £663
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
- -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 - -

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
43111 48652 48908
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.72% 95.01% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 28160 31322 30069
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1533 1627 1881
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Risk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Risk Analyst in the job title.

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 28 February 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Risk Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Risk Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Risk Analyst
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 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 -29 99 £485 -7.61% 20
London -29 70 £571 +3.86% 16
City of London -4 14 £525 -2.32% 5
West Midlands +13 11 £390 -15.67%
Warwickshire - 9 £395 -
South East +11 7 £450 -10.00% 1
North West +27 5 £403 +0.62%
Warwick - 5 £438 -
Surrey +8 4 £463 - 1
Edinburgh +15 3 - - 3
Scotland +8 3 - - 3
Cheshire - 3 £426 -
Berkshire +14 2 - -
South West -6 2 £413 +33.06% 2
East of England - 2 £438 -
Docklands, London - 2 £375 -
Guildford - 2 £500 -
Reading - 2 - -
Manchester +8 1 £300 -25.00%
Bristol +2 1 - - 2
Wiltshire -2 1 £413 +33.06%
Birmingham -4 1 - -
Milton Keynes -10 1 £300 -45.45%
Buckinghamshire -13 1 £300 -45.45%
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
North East - 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 £400 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £475 -
Knutsford - 1 £403 -
Derby - 1 - -

Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, Risk Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Risk Analyst in the job title.

1 111 (46.25%) Finance
2 98 (40.83%) Banking
3 71 (29.58%) Risk Management
4 57 (23.75%) Credit Risk
5 54 (22.50%) Market Risk
6 49 (20.42%) Agile Software Development
7 48 (20.00%) Business Analysis
8 40 (16.67%) SQL
9 39 (16.25%) Analytics
9 39 (16.25%) Analytical Skills
10 36 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 33 (13.75%) Front Office
12 32 (13.33%) Investment Banking
13 28 (11.67%) Data Analysis
13 28 (11.67%) Derivative
14 25 (10.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 24 (10.00%) Mathematics
16 20 (8.33%) Information Security
16 20 (8.33%) Risk Analytics
17 19 (7.92%) Project Management
18 18 (7.50%) Degree
18 18 (7.50%) C++
18 18 (7.50%) Python
19 17 (7.08%) Microsoft
20 16 (6.67%) PnL Attribution
20 16 (6.67%) QA
21 15 (6.25%) Change Management
21 15 (6.25%) C#
21 15 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
22 14 (5.83%) PhD

Risk Analyst Skill Set
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 12 (5.00%) SAS
2 5 (2.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.83%) Confluence
3 2 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 13 (5.42%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
3 11 (4.58%) MS Office
4 10 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.67%) Adaptiv
2 1 (0.42%) Primavera
2 1 (0.42%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.42%) IaaS
1 1 (0.42%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.25%) Firewall
1 3 (1.25%) Internet
2 1 (0.42%) DMZ
2 1 (0.42%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (0.42%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (2.92%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.25%) Big Data
4 2 (0.83%) Base SAS
4 2 (0.83%) QlikView
5 1 (0.42%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.42%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.42%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (2.92%) JIRA
2 4 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.67%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.83%) Cucumber
General
1 111 (46.25%) Finance
2 98 (40.83%) Banking
3 33 (13.75%) Front Office
4 32 (13.33%) Investment Banking
5 8 (3.33%) Retail
6 7 (2.92%) Financial Institution
6 7 (2.92%) Legal
7 6 (2.50%) French Language
7 6 (2.50%) Retail Banking
8 3 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.83%) Automotive
9 2 (0.83%) Back Office
9 2 (0.83%) Law
9 2 (0.83%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.42%) Billing
10 1 (0.42%) Marketing
10 1 (0.42%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.42%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.25%) Web Services
1 3 (1.25%) XML
2 2 (0.83%) .NET
2 2 (0.83%) Gherkin
3 1 (0.42%) MDX
3 1 (0.42%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 57 (23.75%) Credit Risk
2 54 (22.50%) Market Risk
3 39 (16.25%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (11.67%) Derivative
5 25 (10.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 14 (5.83%) Fixed Income
7 11 (4.58%) Equities
8 8 (3.33%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.67%) Credit Derivative
9 4 (1.67%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.25%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.25%) Clustering
10 3 (1.25%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.25%) OTC Derivatives
11 2 (0.83%) Equity Derivative
11 2 (0.83%) Taxonomies
11 2 (0.83%) User Experience
11 2 (0.83%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.42%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.42%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.67%) Windows
2 3 (1.25%) Solaris
2 3 (1.25%) Unix
3 1 (0.42%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (29.58%) Risk Management
2 49 (20.42%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 39 (16.25%) Analytics
5 36 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 28 (11.67%) Data Analysis
7 24 (10.00%) Mathematics
8 20 (8.33%) Information Security
8 20 (8.33%) Risk Analytics
9 19 (7.92%) Project Management
10 16 (6.67%) PnL Attribution
11 15 (6.25%) Change Management
11 15 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
12 14 (5.83%) Migration
12 14 (5.83%) Validation
13 13 (5.42%) Quantitative Finance
13 13 (5.42%) Stress Testing
14 12 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
14 12 (5.00%) PRINCE2
14 12 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 40 (16.67%) SQL
2 18 (7.50%) C++
2 18 (7.50%) Python
3 15 (6.25%) C#
4 11 (4.58%) VBA
5 9 (3.75%) Java
6 2 (0.83%) SAS Macro
7 1 (0.42%) JCL
7 1 (0.42%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.42%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.42%) Scala
7 1 (0.42%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (7.50%) Degree
2 14 (5.83%) PhD
3 12 (5.00%) CISSP
3 12 (5.00%) CRISC
4 10 (4.17%) CISA
5 7 (2.92%) CGEIT
5 7 (2.92%) CISM
6 6 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.83%) ISEB
7 2 (0.83%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.42%) CCFP
8 1 (0.42%) GIAC
8 1 (0.42%) GPEN
8 1 (0.42%) GREM
8 1 (0.42%) HNC
8 1 (0.42%) IIBA
8 1 (0.42%) MBA
8 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.42%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (0.42%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.67%) QA
2 11 (4.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (3.75%) Dodd-Frank
3 9 (3.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (3.33%) Data Quality
5 5 (2.08%) Basel III
5 5 (2.08%) COBIT
5 5 (2.08%) PMO
6 4 (1.67%) COSO
6 4 (1.67%) GAMP
6 4 (1.67%) GxP
7 3 (1.25%) Basel II
7 3 (1.25%) EMIR
7 3 (1.25%) SLA
8 2 (0.83%) CRD IV
8 2 (0.83%) IFRS
8 2 (0.83%) IFRS 9
8 2 (0.83%) MiFID
8 2 (0.83%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.83%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.42%) CSIRT
1 1 (0.42%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (0.42%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (7.08%) Microsoft
2 10 (4.17%) Bloomberg
3 8 (3.33%) Reuters
4 7 (2.92%) Oracle
5 4 (1.67%) Intel
5 4 (1.67%) SAP
6 3 (1.25%) Charles River
6 3 (1.25%) Murex
7 2 (0.83%) CODA
7 2 (0.83%) Teradata
8 1 (0.42%) BT
8 1 (0.42%) Cisco
8 1 (0.42%) Forcepoint
8 1 (0.42%) IBM
8 1 (0.42%) Intel Security
8 1 (0.42%) Planview
8 1 (0.42%) Qualys
8 1 (0.42%) SunGard
8 1 (0.42%) Tableau
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