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 26 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Analytics
Rank 559 544 496
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -48
Contract jobs citing Risk Analytics 13 30 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.059% 0.094%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.033% 0.079% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 30
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£450 £438 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.44% +5.00%
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
39170 38085 33220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 75.95% 74.82% 72.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 24752 22921 19759
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £570 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1021 1146 1205
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.30 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -12.69%

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 26 February 2015.

Risk Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Risk Analytics
Top 21 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 26 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 -25 10 £500 +14.28% 22
London -16 9 £550 +14.28% 12
Edinburgh - 3 £450 - 2
Scotland - 3 £450 - 2
City of London +13 2 £350 -33.33% 5
East Midlands - 1 £325 - 3
South East - - - - 2
Docklands, London - - - -
Horsham - - - -
Cambridge - - - - 1
Dorking - - - - 1
Nottingham - - - - 1
Reigate - - - -
Sheffield - - - - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - - 1
Nottinghamshire - - - - 1
South Yorkshire - - - - 1
Surrey - - - - 1
West Sussex - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 3
East of England - - - - 2

Risk Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 48 (100.00%) Analytics
2 35 (72.92%) Finance
3 22 (45.83%) Risk Management
4 19 (39.58%) Banking
5 18 (37.50%) Credit Risk
6 17 (35.42%) Front Office
6 17 (35.42%) SQL
7 16 (33.33%) Investment Banking
8 15 (31.25%) C#
8 15 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (29.17%) Computer Science
10 13 (27.08%) Degree
10 13 (27.08%) Derivative
10 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (25.00%) .NET
12 10 (20.83%) C++
12 10 (20.83%) Data Analysis
13 9 (18.75%) Market Risk
13 9 (18.75%) OO
14 8 (16.67%) Data Modelling
14 8 (16.67%) Mathematics
15 7 (14.58%) Physics
15 7 (14.58%) Software Architecture
15 7 (14.58%) Oracle
15 7 (14.58%) Windows
15 7 (14.58%) Risk Assessment
16 6 (12.50%) Equities
16 6 (12.50%) Grid Computing
16 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
16 6 (12.50%) Project Management

Risk Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 2 (4.17%) SAS
2 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.08%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.08%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) FINCAD Analytics
1 1 (2.08%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 6 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (4.17%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.08%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) yacc
1 2 (4.17%) ANTLR
2 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.08%) Toad
2 1 (2.08%) ERwin
General
1 35 (72.92%) Finance
2 19 (39.58%) Banking
3 17 (35.42%) Front Office
4 16 (33.33%) Investment Banking
5 5 (10.42%) Legal
6 3 (6.25%) Financial Institution
7 2 (4.17%) Retail
8 1 (2.08%) Retail Banking
8 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (37.50%) Analyst
2 13 (27.08%) Developer
3 10 (20.83%) Business Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) Quantitative Developer
5 6 (12.50%) C# Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Project Manager
6 4 (8.33%) C++ Quantitative Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Data Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Oracle DBA
8 2 (4.17%) Test Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Programme Manager
8 2 (4.17%) DBA
8 2 (4.17%) Lead Test Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Risk Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Test Leader
9 1 (2.08%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (2.08%) Big Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.00%) .NET
2 6 (12.50%) WPF
3 5 (10.42%) WCF
4 3 (6.25%) HTML
4 3 (6.25%) WF
4 3 (6.25%) HTML5
5 2 (4.17%) AppFabric
6 1 (2.08%) REST
6 1 (2.08%) Ext JS
6 1 (2.08%) MSMQ
6 1 (2.08%) Middleware
6 1 (2.08%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 18 (37.50%) Credit Risk
2 15 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (29.17%) Computer Science
4 13 (27.08%) Derivative
5 9 (18.75%) Market Risk
6 8 (16.67%) Mathematics
7 7 (14.58%) Physics
8 6 (12.50%) Grid Computing
8 6 (12.50%) Equities
9 5 (10.42%) Management Information System
9 5 (10.42%) Fixed Income
9 5 (10.42%) Data Structures
10 4 (8.33%) Credit Derivative
10 4 (8.33%) Economics
11 3 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (4.17%) Replication
13 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
13 1 (2.08%) N-Tier
13 1 (2.08%) Statistics
13 1 (2.08%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Windows
2 2 (4.17%) Linux
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (100.00%) Analytics
2 22 (45.83%) Risk Management
3 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (20.83%) Data Analysis
5 9 (18.75%) OO
6 8 (16.67%) Data Modelling
7 7 (14.58%) Software Architecture
7 7 (14.58%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (12.50%) Low Latency
8 6 (12.50%) Manual Testing
8 6 (12.50%) Project Management
9 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (10.42%) Workflow
9 5 (10.42%) Business Analysis
10 4 (8.33%) Automated Testing
10 4 (8.33%) TDD
11 3 (6.25%) Business Continuity
11 3 (6.25%) Security Management
11 3 (6.25%) ETL
11 3 (6.25%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (35.42%) SQL
2 15 (31.25%) C#
3 10 (20.83%) C++
4 4 (8.33%) Java
4 4 (8.33%) VB
4 4 (8.33%) VBA
5 3 (6.25%) C
6 1 (2.08%) VB6
6 1 (2.08%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 13 (27.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) Basel II
1 3 (6.25%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (4.17%) Basel III
2 2 (4.17%) CRD IV
3 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (4.17%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.08%) logstash
2 1 (2.08%) Kibana
2 1 (2.08%) Control-M
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) Oracle
2 3 (6.25%) Business Objects
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.17%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.08%) DataSynapse
4 1 (2.08%) Cloudera
4 1 (2.08%) CA
Yorkshire and the Humber
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 23 days ago