The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Risk Analytics over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Analytics
UK
Rank 557 595 596
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +1
Contract jobs citing Risk Analytics 38 23 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.085% 0.046% 0.032%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.056% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 15 13
Median daily rate £575 £500 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £420 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £875 £650 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £420 £450
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -6.66%
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 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
36798 40775 39191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.20% 81.72% 78.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 24365 26369 25350
Median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 942 1196 1044
Median hourly rate £33.00 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

Risk Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Risk Analytics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 17 January 2017.

Risk Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Risk Analytics
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Risk Analytics Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Risk Analytics
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Analytics within the UK over the 3 months to 17 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 +31 38 £575 +15.00% 3
London +25 37 £575 +15.00% 3
City of London -2 7 £550 -8.33%
Ipswich - 1 £400 -
East of England - 1 £400 -
Suffolk - 1 £400 -

Risk Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Analytics 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 Risk Analytics.

1 72 (100.00%) Analytics
2 49 (68.06%) Finance
3 25 (34.72%) Banking
4 24 (33.33%) Credit Risk
5 23 (31.94%) Risk Management
6 22 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (27.78%) C++
8 18 (25.00%) SQL
9 17 (23.61%) Python
10 16 (22.22%) C#
10 16 (22.22%) Market Risk
11 14 (19.44%) Java
12 13 (18.06%) SAS
13 12 (16.67%) R
13 12 (16.67%) Statistics
14 10 (13.89%) User Acceptance Testing
14 10 (13.89%) Mathematics
15 9 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (12.50%) Investment Banking
15 9 (12.50%) Front Office
16 8 (11.11%) Degree
17 7 (9.72%) Data Analysis
17 7 (9.72%) Validation
17 7 (9.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 7 (9.72%) PRINCE2
17 7 (9.72%) Fund Management
17 7 (9.72%) Stress Testing
17 7 (9.72%) Investment Management
17 7 (9.72%) Data Architecture
18 6 (8.33%) Continuous Integration

Risk Analytics
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 (18.06%) SAS
2 4 (5.56%) Apache Spark
2 4 (5.56%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (2.78%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 4 (5.56%) SPSS
2 3 (4.17%) LaTeX
3 1 (1.39%) MS Office
3 1 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.56%) Big Data
1 4 (5.56%) Hadoop
1 4 (5.56%) Spotfire
2 3 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.78%) Apache Hive
3 2 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.78%) Impala
4 1 (1.39%) Base SAS
4 1 (1.39%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (1.39%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 1 (1.39%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 3 (4.17%) CasperJS
1 3 (4.17%) HP UFT
1 3 (4.17%) Selenium
1 3 (4.17%) Subversion
2 2 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 49 (68.06%) Finance
2 25 (34.72%) Banking
3 9 (12.50%) Front Office
3 9 (12.50%) Investment Banking
4 6 (8.33%) Retail
5 2 (2.78%) Legal
5 2 (2.78%) Marketing
5 2 (2.78%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.39%) French Language
6 1 (1.39%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (44.44%) Analyst
2 26 (36.11%) Developer
3 21 (29.17%) Risk Analyst
4 17 (23.61%) Business Analyst
5 13 (18.06%) Risk Business Analyst
6 9 (12.50%) Python Developer
6 9 (12.50%) Quantitative Developer
7 8 (11.11%) Credit Analyst
7 8 (11.11%) Credit Risk Analyst
8 7 (9.72%) C# Developer
8 7 (9.72%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
9 5 (6.94%) Data Analyst
10 4 (5.56%) C++ Developer
10 4 (5.56%) C++/C# Developer
10 4 (5.56%) Java Developer
10 4 (5.56%) Market Risk Analyst
10 4 (5.56%) Qualitative Analyst
10 4 (5.56%) Quantitative Analyst
10 4 (5.56%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
10 4 (5.56%) SAS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.94%) .NET
2 2 (2.78%) Flash
3 1 (1.39%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (1.39%) Celery
3 1 (1.39%) Django
3 1 (1.39%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (1.39%) NumPy
3 1 (1.39%) Pandas
3 1 (1.39%) React
3 1 (1.39%) SailPoint
3 1 (1.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (1.39%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (33.33%) Credit Risk
2 16 (22.22%) Market Risk
3 12 (16.67%) Statistics
4 10 (13.89%) Mathematics
5 9 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (8.33%) Algorithms
6 6 (8.33%) Computer Science
6 6 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (8.33%) Visualisation
7 5 (6.94%) Economics
7 5 (6.94%) Physics
8 4 (5.56%) Management Information System
9 2 (2.78%) Derivative
10 1 (1.39%) Data Extraction
10 1 (1.39%) Fintech
10 1 (1.39%) Fixed Income
10 1 (1.39%) Grid Computing
10 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (100.00%) Analytics
2 23 (31.94%) Risk Management
3 22 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (13.89%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (9.72%) Data Analysis
5 7 (9.72%) Data Architecture
5 7 (9.72%) Fund Management
5 7 (9.72%) Investment Management
5 7 (9.72%) PRINCE2
5 7 (9.72%) Stress Testing
5 7 (9.72%) Validation
6 6 (8.33%) Asset Management
6 6 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (8.33%) Data Visualisation
6 6 (8.33%) PnL Attribution
7 5 (6.94%) Data Modelling
7 5 (6.94%) Project Management
7 5 (6.94%) Quantitative Finance
7 5 (6.94%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (5.56%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 20 (27.78%) C++
2 18 (25.00%) SQL
3 17 (23.61%) Python
4 16 (22.22%) C#
5 14 (19.44%) Java
6 12 (16.67%) R
7 4 (5.56%) MATLAB
7 4 (5.56%) VBA
8 2 (2.78%) Ruby
8 2 (2.78%) Scala
8 2 (2.78%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.78%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.39%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 8 (11.11%) Degree
2 7 (9.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (8.33%) PhD
4 4 (5.56%) CFA
5 2 (2.78%) ISEB
5 2 (2.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) QA
2 3 (4.17%) SDET
3 2 (2.78%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.78%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.78%) Solvency II
4 1 (1.39%) COBIT
4 1 (1.39%) COSO
4 1 (1.39%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (6.94%) Teradata
2 3 (4.17%) Oracle
2 3 (4.17%) Sybase
3 2 (2.78%) Algorithmics
3 2 (2.78%) MapR
3 2 (2.78%) Perforce
3 2 (2.78%) SAP
4 1 (1.39%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.39%) Planview