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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Analyst
UK
Rank 484 451 442
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Risk Analyst 116 169 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.33% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.35% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 103 127
Median daily rate £550 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £313 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £817 £675 £630
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £350 £425
% change year-on-year
+22.85% -17.64%
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 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
42483 48201 47260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.78% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 27643 30615 29774
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1508 1765 1883
Median hourly rate £17.77 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.54% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.73 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

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 18 January 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
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 18 January 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 -20 113 £550 +4.76% 12
London -23 85 £550 - 7
City of London -11 18 £550 +4.76% 4
West Midlands +9 11 £425 -
South East +16 8 £475 -13.63% 3
Surrey +26 7 £450 - 3
Warwickshire - 7 £356 -
Cheshire +21 4 £450 +38.46%
North West +6 4 £450 +38.46%
Warwick - 4 £400 -
Coventry - 3 £425 -
Guildford - 3 £525 -
South West +8 2 £413 +73.68% 1
Scotland +16 1 - -
Edinburgh +10 1 - -
East of England +5 1 £400 -27.27% 1
Bristol +3 1 - - 1
Wiltshire +2 1 £413 -
Swindon +2 1 £413 -
Birmingham -4 1 - -
Wales - 1 £420 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
South Wales - 1 £420 -
North East - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £525 -
Knutsford - 1 £403 -
Ipswich - 1 £400 -
Suffolk - 1 £400 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £525 -
East Sussex - 1 £500 -

Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 127 (49.03%) Finance
2 115 (44.40%) Banking
3 64 (24.71%) Risk Management
4 60 (23.17%) Market Risk
5 53 (20.46%) Credit Risk
6 47 (18.15%) Business Analysis
6 47 (18.15%) SQL
7 43 (16.60%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (15.83%) Analytics
9 40 (15.44%) Analytical Skills
10 38 (14.67%) Front Office
10 38 (14.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 36 (13.90%) Investment Banking
12 32 (12.36%) Data Analysis
13 30 (11.58%) Derivative
14 27 (10.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 23 (8.88%) Information Security
16 21 (8.11%) Project Management
16 21 (8.11%) C++
16 21 (8.11%) Python
17 20 (7.72%) Risk Analytics
18 18 (6.95%) Mathematics
18 18 (6.95%) QA
18 18 (6.95%) Degree
18 18 (6.95%) Retail
19 17 (6.56%) Change Management
20 16 (6.18%) PnL Attribution
20 16 (6.18%) Migration
20 16 (6.18%) Validation
21 15 (5.79%) C#

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 11 (4.25%) SAS
2 7 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.77%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (4.63%) Spreadsheet
2 11 (4.25%) MS Excel
3 10 (3.86%) MS Office
4 9 (3.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.77%) MS Project
5 2 (0.77%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.54%) Adaptiv
2 2 (0.77%) Findur
2 2 (0.77%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.39%) IaaS
1 1 (0.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.16%) Firewall
1 3 (1.16%) Internet
2 1 (0.39%) DMZ
2 1 (0.39%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (0.39%) SSH
2 1 (0.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.54%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.77%) Big Data
3 2 (0.77%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.39%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (0.77%) Cucumber
1 2 (0.77%) JIRA
2 1 (0.39%) Selenium
General
1 127 (49.03%) Finance
2 115 (44.40%) Banking
3 38 (14.67%) Front Office
4 36 (13.90%) Investment Banking
5 18 (6.95%) Retail
6 9 (3.47%) Legal
7 8 (3.09%) Retail Banking
8 7 (2.70%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.93%) French Language
10 3 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.77%) Law
12 1 (0.39%) Automotive
12 1 (0.39%) Back Office
12 1 (0.39%) Billing
12 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.39%) Marketing
12 1 (0.39%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.39%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.16%) Web Services
1 3 (1.16%) XML
2 2 (0.77%) .NET
2 2 (0.77%) FpML
2 2 (0.77%) Gherkin
2 2 (0.77%) MDX
3 1 (0.39%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 60 (23.17%) Market Risk
2 53 (20.46%) Credit Risk
3 40 (15.44%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (11.58%) Derivative
5 27 (10.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 18 (6.95%) Mathematics
7 11 (4.25%) Fixed Income
8 10 (3.86%) Equities
9 9 (3.47%) Physics
10 7 (2.70%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.93%) Credit Derivative
11 5 (1.93%) Economics
12 4 (1.54%) Data Centre
12 4 (1.54%) Equity Derivative
12 4 (1.54%) OTC Derivatives
12 4 (1.54%) Statistics
12 4 (1.54%) User Experience
12 4 (1.54%) Virtual Team
13 3 (1.16%) Computer Science
13 3 (1.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.16%) Unix
2 1 (0.39%) Linux
2 1 (0.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (24.71%) Risk Management
2 47 (18.15%) Business Analysis
3 43 (16.60%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (15.83%) Analytics
5 38 (14.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 32 (12.36%) Data Analysis
7 23 (8.88%) Information Security
8 21 (8.11%) Project Management
9 20 (7.72%) Risk Analytics
10 17 (6.56%) Change Management
11 16 (6.18%) Migration
11 16 (6.18%) PnL Attribution
11 16 (6.18%) Validation
12 14 (5.41%) Cybersecurity
12 14 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
13 13 (5.02%) Quantitative Finance
14 12 (4.63%) SDLC
14 12 (4.63%) Stress Testing
15 10 (3.86%) Data Modelling
15 10 (3.86%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 47 (18.15%) SQL
2 21 (8.11%) C++
2 21 (8.11%) Python
3 15 (5.79%) C#
4 13 (5.02%) Java
5 6 (2.32%) VBA
6 3 (1.16%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.77%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.39%) C
8 1 (0.39%) JCL
8 1 (0.39%) R
8 1 (0.39%) Scala
8 1 (0.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (6.95%) Degree
2 14 (5.41%) PhD
3 13 (5.02%) CISSP
4 12 (4.63%) CISA
5 11 (4.25%) CRISC
6 7 (2.70%) CISM
7 6 (2.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (1.93%) CGEIT
9 2 (0.77%) ISEB
9 2 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.39%) CFA
10 1 (0.39%) EnCE
10 1 (0.39%) GCFA
10 1 (0.39%) GCIA
10 1 (0.39%) GIAC
10 1 (0.39%) IIBA
10 1 (0.39%) ISSMP
10 1 (0.39%) MBA
10 1 (0.39%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 1 (0.39%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.95%) QA
2 11 (4.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (3.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (2.32%) Basel III
4 6 (2.32%) COBIT
4 6 (2.32%) COSO
5 5 (1.93%) Data Quality
6 4 (1.54%) Basel II
6 4 (1.54%) Dodd-Frank
6 4 (1.54%) GAMP
6 4 (1.54%) GxP
6 4 (1.54%) ISAE 3402
6 4 (1.54%) PCI DSS
7 3 (1.16%) SLA
8 2 (0.77%) EMIR
8 2 (0.77%) MiFID
8 2 (0.77%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.39%) COREP
9 1 (0.39%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.39%) FINREP
Systems Management
1 1 (0.39%) CSIRT
1 1 (0.39%) Data Guard
1 1 (0.39%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (0.39%) Oracle Flashback
1 1 (0.39%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.39%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (5.41%) Microsoft
2 10 (3.86%) Bloomberg
3 8 (3.09%) Oracle
3 8 (3.09%) Reuters
4 5 (1.93%) Murex
4 5 (1.93%) SAP
5 4 (1.54%) Intel
6 2 (0.77%) Charles River
6 2 (0.77%) CODA
6 2 (0.77%) Remedy
6 2 (0.77%) Teradata
7 1 (0.39%) Cisco
7 1 (0.39%) Forcepoint
7 1 (0.39%) IBM
7 1 (0.39%) Intel Security
7 1 (0.39%) Planview
7 1 (0.39%) Qualys
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