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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Analytics
Rank 567 532 510
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -22
Contract jobs citing Risk Analytics 16 21 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.044% 0.065%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.042% 0.059% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 28
Average daily rate
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£550 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £359 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.01% +2.50%
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
38459 35783 32221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 75.37% 74.30% 72.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 24687 21730 19119
Average daily rate £423 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1007 1095 1275
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.25% -9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.15 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 30 January 2015.

Risk Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Risk Analytics
Top 19 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 30 January 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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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 -26 13 £563 +60.71% 25
London -12 12 £575 +70.37% 17
City of London +10 3 £575 +4.54% 8
Scotland - 3 £450 - 1
Edinburgh - 3 £450 - 1
Horsham - - - -
East of England - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
North West - - - - 2
South East - - - - 1
Manchester - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Stockport - - - -
Watford - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Cambridge - - - -

Risk Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 57 (100.00%) Analytics
2 40 (70.18%) Finance
3 28 (49.12%) Risk Management
4 26 (45.61%) Banking
5 25 (43.86%) Credit Risk
6 24 (42.11%) SQL
7 22 (38.60%) Investment Banking
7 22 (38.60%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (33.33%) Derivative
8 19 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (28.07%) Front Office
9 16 (28.07%) C#
10 14 (24.56%) Degree
11 13 (22.81%) Computer Science
11 13 (22.81%) Oracle
12 12 (21.05%) .NET
12 12 (21.05%) Market Risk
12 12 (21.05%) Oracle Database
13 11 (19.30%) Manual Testing
14 10 (17.54%) C++
14 10 (17.54%) Data Modelling
14 10 (17.54%) Data Structures
15 9 (15.79%) OO
15 9 (15.79%) Project Management
15 9 (15.79%) Equities
15 9 (15.79%) TDD
15 9 (15.79%) Data Analysis
15 9 (15.79%) Automated Testing
15 9 (15.79%) Credit Derivative
16 8 (14.04%) SQL Server

Risk Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (3.51%) Apache Spark
1 2 (3.51%) SAS
2 1 (1.75%) Apache
2 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MS Office
1 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) FINCAD Analytics
1 1 (1.75%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.05%) Oracle Database
2 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (8.77%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (5.26%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.51%) Big Data
5 2 (3.51%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) ANTLR
1 2 (3.51%) yacc
2 1 (1.75%) Toad
2 1 (1.75%) ERwin
2 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
General
1 40 (70.18%) Finance
2 26 (45.61%) Banking
3 22 (38.60%) Investment Banking
4 16 (28.07%) Front Office
5 7 (12.28%) Legal
6 2 (3.51%) Retail
7 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.75%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (38.60%) Analyst
2 16 (28.07%) Developer
3 8 (14.04%) Credit Risk Analyst
3 8 (14.04%) Business Analyst
4 7 (12.28%) C# Developer
4 7 (12.28%) Quantitative Developer
5 6 (10.53%) Project Manager
6 5 (8.77%) Test Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Lead Test Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) C++ Quantitative Developer
7 4 (7.02%) SQL Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Risk Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Credit Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Data Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Test Leader
9 2 (3.51%) Oracle DBA
9 2 (3.51%) Risk Manager
9 2 (3.51%) DBA
9 2 (3.51%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.05%) .NET
2 7 (12.28%) WPF
3 5 (8.77%) WCF
4 3 (5.26%) HTML
4 3 (5.26%) WF
4 3 (5.26%) HTML5
5 2 (3.51%) AppFabric
6 1 (1.75%) MSMQ
6 1 (1.75%) Middleware
6 1 (1.75%) WinForms
6 1 (1.75%) Ext JS
6 1 (1.75%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 25 (43.86%) Credit Risk
2 22 (38.60%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (33.33%) Derivative
4 13 (22.81%) Computer Science
5 12 (21.05%) Market Risk
6 10 (17.54%) Data Structures
7 9 (15.79%) Equities
7 9 (15.79%) Credit Derivative
8 6 (10.53%) Economics
8 6 (10.53%) Mathematics
8 6 (10.53%) Grid Computing
9 5 (8.77%) Fixed Income
9 5 (8.77%) Physics
9 5 (8.77%) Management Information System
10 3 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (3.51%) Replication
12 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
12 1 (1.75%) N-Tier
12 1 (1.75%) Equity Derivative
12 1 (1.75%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.28%) Windows
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Linux
2 2 (3.51%) Linux
3 1 (1.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (100.00%) Analytics
2 28 (49.12%) Risk Management
3 19 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (19.30%) Manual Testing
5 10 (17.54%) Data Modelling
6 9 (15.79%) OO
6 9 (15.79%) Project Management
6 9 (15.79%) TDD
6 9 (15.79%) Data Analysis
6 9 (15.79%) Automated Testing
7 7 (12.28%) Risk Assessment
7 7 (12.28%) Software Architecture
8 6 (10.53%) Low Latency
8 6 (10.53%) Business Analysis
8 6 (10.53%) ETL
9 5 (8.77%) Business Continuity
9 5 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (8.77%) Workflow
9 5 (8.77%) Test Automation
10 4 (7.02%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 24 (42.11%) SQL
2 16 (28.07%) C#
3 10 (17.54%) C++
4 5 (8.77%) Java
5 4 (7.02%) VB
6 3 (5.26%) VBA
6 3 (5.26%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.26%) C
7 1 (1.75%) VB6
7 1 (1.75%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 14 (24.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) Basel III
2 3 (5.26%) QA
2 3 (5.26%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (3.51%) CRD IV
3 2 (3.51%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (3.51%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) Data Guard
1 2 (3.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.75%) Control-M
2 1 (1.75%) logstash
2 1 (1.75%) Kibana
Vendors
1 13 (22.81%) Oracle
2 3 (5.26%) Business Objects
2 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.51%) Cloudera
3 2 (3.51%) Hyperion
4 1 (1.75%) CA
4 1 (1.75%) DataSynapse
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