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 6 May 2016 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Analytics
Rank 605 612 567
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -45
Contract jobs citing Risk Analytics 36 20 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.036% 0.088%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.079% 0.045% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 12
Median daily rate £500 £525 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £400 £527
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £650 £649
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £475 -
% change year-on-year
-30.52% -
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
45312 44104 42407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.52% 78.83% 77.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 29953 27498 26558
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1036 1290 1223
Median hourly rate £33.99 £29.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.83 £12.10 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £48.46 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

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 6 May 2016.

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 14 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 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -6 34 £525 -8.69% 3
London -1 28 £550 -4.34%
City of London +50 10 £550 +18.91%
East of England - 3 - -
Scotland -10 2 £330 -30.52% 2
Edinburgh -11 2 £330 -30.52% 1
North East - 2 £330 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £330 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £330 -
Essex - 2 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Cambridge - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -

Risk Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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 55 (100.00%) Analytics
2 43 (78.18%) Finance
3 28 (50.91%) Risk Management
4 18 (32.73%) C#
4 18 (32.73%) Java
4 18 (32.73%) SQL
4 18 (32.73%) Degree
4 18 (32.73%) Credit Risk
5 16 (29.09%) Financial Institution
5 16 (29.09%) Project Management
6 13 (23.64%) C++
6 13 (23.64%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (23.64%) Market Risk
6 13 (23.64%) Mathematics
6 13 (23.64%) Hedge funds
7 12 (21.82%) Computer Science
8 11 (20.00%) Asset Management
8 11 (20.00%) Data Management
8 11 (20.00%) SAS
8 11 (20.00%) Oracle
8 11 (20.00%) Stress Testing
9 10 (18.18%) XML
9 10 (18.18%) OO
9 10 (18.18%) Python
10 9 (16.36%) Banking
10 9 (16.36%) Software Engineering
10 9 (16.36%) WebSphere
10 9 (16.36%) Business Development
10 9 (16.36%) IBM
10 9 (16.36%) JSP

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 11 (20.00%) SAS
2 9 (16.36%) WebLogic
2 9 (16.36%) WebSphere
2 9 (16.36%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 4 (7.27%) Apache Spark
5 3 (5.45%) GemFire
5 3 (5.45%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (1.82%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
1 4 (7.27%) MS Office
2 3 (5.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.36%) Oracle Database
2 4 (7.27%) Hadoop
2 4 (7.27%) OLAP
2 4 (7.27%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 4 (7.27%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 3 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.64%) Big Data
4 2 (3.64%) Data Mart
4 2 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.64%) QlikView
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.82%) DB2
5 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.82%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Hudson
2 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
General
1 43 (78.18%) Finance
2 16 (29.09%) Financial Institution
3 9 (16.36%) Banking
4 6 (10.91%) Investment Banking
5 5 (9.09%) Front Office
6 2 (3.64%) Marketing
6 2 (3.64%) Retail
7 1 (1.82%) Back Office
7 1 (1.82%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (40.00%) Analyst
2 20 (36.36%) Developer
3 16 (29.09%) Risk Analyst
4 11 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 10 (18.18%) Quantitative Developer
6 8 (14.55%) Credit Analyst
6 8 (14.55%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 7 (12.73%) SAS Analyst
8 6 (10.91%) C# Quant Developer
8 6 (10.91%) C++ Developer
8 6 (10.91%) C++ Quantitative Developer
8 6 (10.91%) C++/C# Developer
9 5 (9.09%) Business Analyst
9 5 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (7.27%) Analyst Developer
10 4 (7.27%) Architect
10 4 (7.27%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
10 4 (7.27%) Java Developer
10 4 (7.27%) Quantitative Analyst
10 4 (7.27%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.18%) XML
2 9 (16.36%) J2EE
2 9 (16.36%) JSP
2 9 (16.36%) Servlets
3 5 (9.09%) .NET
4 4 (7.27%) WCF
5 3 (5.45%) Spring
6 2 (3.64%) WF
7 1 (1.82%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.82%) HTML
7 1 (1.82%) HTML5
7 1 (1.82%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 18 (32.73%) Credit Risk
2 13 (23.64%) Hedge funds
2 13 (23.64%) Market Risk
2 13 (23.64%) Mathematics
3 12 (21.82%) Computer Science
4 9 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (14.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (12.73%) Physics
7 3 (5.45%) Grid Computing
8 2 (3.64%) Data Integration
8 2 (3.64%) PMI
9 1 (1.82%) Derivative
9 1 (1.82%) Equities
9 1 (1.82%) Fixed Income
9 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.82%) Statistics
9 1 (1.82%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (100.00%) Analytics
2 28 (50.91%) Risk Management
3 16 (29.09%) Project Management
4 13 (23.64%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (20.00%) Asset Management
5 11 (20.00%) Data Management
5 11 (20.00%) Stress Testing
6 10 (18.18%) OO
7 9 (16.36%) Business Development
7 9 (16.36%) Presales
7 9 (16.36%) Process Management
7 9 (16.36%) Software Engineering
8 8 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (12.73%) SDLC
10 6 (10.91%) Business Analysis
10 6 (10.91%) Migration
10 6 (10.91%) Monte Carlo Method
11 5 (9.09%) IT Governance
11 5 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
11 5 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (32.73%) C#
1 18 (32.73%) Java
1 18 (32.73%) SQL
2 13 (23.64%) C++
3 10 (18.18%) Python
4 5 (9.09%) VBA
5 2 (3.64%) Haskell
6 1 (1.82%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.82%) Scala
6 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (32.73%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.82%) MBA
3 1 (1.82%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.55%) QA
2 4 (7.27%) FINREP
3 2 (3.64%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.82%) Basel II
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (20.00%) Oracle
2 9 (16.36%) BEA
2 9 (16.36%) IBM
3 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.64%) Algorithmics
4 2 (3.64%) Teradata