The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Risk Analytics over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Analytics
Rank 555 527 543
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +16
Contract jobs citing Risk Analytics 51 52 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.090% 0.099% 0.083%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 19 33
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£525 £450 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £342 £485
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.55% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41951 38607 41075
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.17% 73.26% 70.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 26010 23715 23830
Average daily rate £410 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1162 1053 1463
Average hourly rate £23.50 £28.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.07% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.84 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

Risk Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Risk Analytics within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Risk Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Risk Analytics
Daily Rate Trend

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

Risk Analytics Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Risk Analytics
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Risk Analytics within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Risk Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Risk Analytics
Top 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Analytics within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -17 51 £525 +31.25% 17
London +19 50 £538 -8.11% 8
City of London +13 4 £500 -23.07% 7
Yorkshire - 1 £413 - 1
Cambridge - - - -
East of England - - - -
North West - - - - 5
South East - - - -
South West - - - - 2
Maidstone - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Swindon - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -

Risk Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Risk Analytics also 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 that cited Risk Analytics.

1 96 (100.00%) Analytics
2 71 (73.96%) Finance
3 65 (67.71%) SQL
4 56 (58.33%) Banking
5 54 (56.25%) Credit Risk
6 52 (54.17%) Investment Banking
7 45 (46.88%) Risk Management
8 40 (41.67%) Derivative
9 39 (40.63%) TDD
9 39 (40.63%) Oracle
10 37 (38.54%) Oracle Database
11 35 (36.46%) C#
12 29 (30.21%) Credit Derivative
13 26 (27.08%) .NET
14 23 (23.96%) Market Risk
15 21 (21.88%) Front Office
16 18 (18.75%) SQL Server
17 16 (16.67%) VBA
17 16 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
18 15 (15.63%) Data Warehouse
19 14 (14.58%) XML
19 14 (14.58%) Equities
19 14 (14.58%) Automated Testing
19 14 (14.58%) Manual Testing
19 14 (14.58%) Test Automation
20 13 (13.54%) Agile Software Development
21 12 (12.50%) OO
21 12 (12.50%) Java
22 11 (11.46%) MSMQ
22 11 (11.46%) Data Modelling

Risk Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Risk Analytics also 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 that cited Risk Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (10.42%) SAS
2 2 (2.08%) GemFire
3 1 (1.04%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.08%) MS Office
2 2 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.04%) LaTeX
3 1 (1.04%) MS Project
3 1 (1.04%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (38.54%) Oracle Database
2 18 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 16 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 15 (15.63%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (9.38%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.04%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.04%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.04%) Big Data
9 1 (1.04%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 9 (9.38%) Visual Studio
2 7 (7.29%) TeamCity
3 4 (4.17%) CruiseControl
4 3 (3.13%) Subversion
5 1 (1.04%) XMLSpy
General
1 71 (73.96%) Finance
2 56 (58.33%) Banking
3 52 (54.17%) Investment Banking
4 21 (21.88%) Front Office
5 8 (8.33%) Marketing
6 5 (5.21%) Back Office
7 4 (4.17%) Legal
8 1 (1.04%) Games
8 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 57 (59.38%) Analyst
2 36 (37.50%) Developer
3 20 (20.83%) Business Analyst
4 19 (19.79%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 17 (17.71%) C# Developer
6 12 (12.50%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
7 8 (8.33%) Risk Analyst
7 8 (8.33%) .NET Developer
7 8 (8.33%) Customer Analyst
7 8 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (7.29%) Support Analyst
8 7 (7.29%) Test Analyst
9 6 (6.25%) Data Analyst
9 6 (6.25%) Java Developer
9 6 (6.25%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 6 (6.25%) Banking Business Analyst
10 5 (5.21%) QA Specialist
10 5 (5.21%) Software Engineer
10 5 (5.21%) Software Developer
10 5 (5.21%) Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (27.08%) .NET
2 14 (14.58%) XML
3 11 (11.46%) MSMQ
4 6 (6.25%) Apache Camel
4 6 (6.25%) LINQ
4 6 (6.25%) Spring
4 6 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 6 (6.25%) WCF
5 4 (4.17%) WPF
5 4 (4.17%) FpML
6 3 (3.13%) HTML
6 3 (3.13%) RESTful
6 3 (3.13%) HTML5
7 1 (1.04%) AppFabric
7 1 (1.04%) REST
7 1 (1.04%) WF
7 1 (1.04%) XSD
7 1 (1.04%) XSLT
7 1 (1.04%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 54 (56.25%) Credit Risk
2 40 (41.67%) Derivative
3 29 (30.21%) Credit Derivative
4 23 (23.96%) Market Risk
5 14 (14.58%) Equities
6 10 (10.42%) Mathematics
7 7 (7.29%) Equity Derivative
7 7 (7.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 6 (6.25%) Hedge funds
9 5 (5.21%) Computer Science
10 4 (4.17%) SWIFT
10 4 (4.17%) Visualisation
11 3 (3.13%) Physics
11 3 (3.13%) Economics
12 1 (1.04%) Exotic Derivative
12 1 (1.04%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
12 1 (1.04%) Fixed Income
12 1 (1.04%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.21%) Windows
2 4 (4.17%) UNIX
3 1 (1.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (100.00%) Analytics
2 45 (46.88%) Risk Management
3 39 (40.63%) TDD
4 14 (14.58%) Automated Testing
4 14 (14.58%) Test Automation
4 14 (14.58%) Manual Testing
5 13 (13.54%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (12.50%) OO
7 11 (11.46%) Data Modelling
8 10 (10.42%) Test Strategy
9 8 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (8.33%) Business Analysis
10 7 (7.29%) Validation
10 7 (7.29%) Project Management
11 6 (6.25%) OOD
11 6 (6.25%) ETL
11 6 (6.25%) Dependency Management
11 6 (6.25%) Multithreading
12 5 (5.21%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (5.21%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 65 (67.71%) SQL
2 35 (36.46%) C#
3 16 (16.67%) VBA
4 12 (12.50%) Java
5 10 (10.42%) C++
6 9 (9.38%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.13%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.13%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.13%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.13%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.08%) Python
8 2 (2.08%) MATLAB
8 2 (2.08%) R
9 1 (1.04%) VB6
9 1 (1.04%) XPath
9 1 (1.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (10.42%) Degree
2 1 (1.04%) PhD
2 1 (1.04%) MBA
2 1 (1.04%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.46%) Basel III
2 10 (10.42%) QA
3 4 (4.17%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (4.17%) EMIR
4 3 (3.13%) CRD IV
5 2 (2.08%) Basel II
6 1 (1.04%) SLA
Vendors
1 39 (40.63%) Oracle
2 8 (8.33%) Teradata
3 6 (6.25%) CA
4 5 (5.21%) Sybase
5 4 (4.17%) Business Objects
5 4 (4.17%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.17%) DataSynapse
6 1 (1.04%) Altova
6 1 (1.04%) Tableau
6 1 (1.04%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.04%) Hyperion
London
Aston Carter
Rate: 750+
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Churchill Frank
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Churchill Frank
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 23 days ago