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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Analytics
Rank 563 537 558
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +21
Contract jobs citing Risk Analytics 49 49 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.085% 0.093% 0.080%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.13% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 31
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£525 £505 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.96% -12.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £365 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £720 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £478 £413
% change year-on-year
-13.61% +15.75%
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
42716 39097 41510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.16% 74.10% 72.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 26685 24121 24021
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1186 1114 1519
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% -11.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.57 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £50.00 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 2014.

Risk Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Risk Analytics
Top 22 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 19 September 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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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 -7 49 £525 -10.25% 7
London +15 48 £525 -10.25% 4
City of London +23 3 £500 -23.07% 2
Yorkshire - 1 £413 -
North West - - - -
South East - - - - 1
South West - - - - 1
Scotland - - - -
East of England - - - -
Bolton - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Maidstone - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Swindon - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -

Risk Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 92 (100.00%) Analytics
2 70 (76.09%) Finance
3 62 (67.39%) SQL
4 54 (58.70%) Banking
5 51 (55.43%) Investment Banking
6 50 (54.35%) Credit Risk
7 43 (46.74%) Risk Management
8 40 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
8 40 (43.48%) Derivative
9 35 (38.04%) Oracle
10 34 (36.96%) Analytical Skills
11 33 (35.87%) Oracle Database
11 33 (35.87%) TDD
12 28 (30.43%) Credit Derivative
13 25 (27.17%) C#
14 19 (20.65%) Manual Testing
14 19 (20.65%) Front Office
15 18 (19.57%) .NET
15 18 (19.57%) Automated Testing
15 18 (19.57%) Market Risk
16 17 (18.48%) Equities
17 16 (17.39%) VBA
18 15 (16.30%) SQL Server
18 15 (16.30%) Data Warehouse
19 14 (15.22%) Test Automation
20 13 (14.13%) Basel III
20 13 (14.13%) XML
20 13 (14.13%) Data Modelling
21 12 (13.04%) Test Strategy
21 12 (13.04%) Degree

Risk Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (10.87%) SAS
2 1 (1.09%) GemFire
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 4 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.17%) MS Office
2 2 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.09%) LaTeX
3 1 (1.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (35.87%) Oracle Database
2 15 (16.30%) SQL Server
2 15 (16.30%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (10.87%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (6.52%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.17%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.17%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.17%) Big Data
7 1 (1.09%) Hazelcast
7 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.09%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (5.43%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.35%) TeamCity
3 3 (3.26%) Subversion
4 1 (1.09%) XMLSpy
4 1 (1.09%) CruiseControl
General
1 70 (76.09%) Finance
2 54 (58.70%) Banking
3 51 (55.43%) Investment Banking
4 19 (20.65%) Front Office
5 8 (8.70%) Marketing
6 5 (5.43%) Back Office
7 4 (4.35%) Legal
8 1 (1.09%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 61 (66.30%) Analyst
2 26 (28.26%) Developer
3 20 (21.74%) Business Analyst
3 20 (21.74%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 15 (16.30%) C# Developer
5 11 (11.96%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
6 9 (9.78%) Test Analyst
7 8 (8.70%) Risk Analyst
7 8 (8.70%) Data Analyst
7 8 (8.70%) Customer Analyst
8 7 (7.61%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (7.61%) Support Analyst
8 7 (7.61%) .NET Developer
9 6 (6.52%) Lead Test Analyst
9 6 (6.52%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
10 5 (5.43%) Banking Business Analyst
10 5 (5.43%) Quantitative Developer
10 5 (5.43%) Credit Analyst
10 5 (5.43%) Java Developer
11 4 (4.35%) Quantitative Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.57%) .NET
2 13 (14.13%) XML
3 6 (6.52%) MSMQ
4 5 (5.43%) LINQ
4 5 (5.43%) .NET Framework
5 4 (4.35%) Spring
5 4 (4.35%) FpML
5 4 (4.35%) WCF
5 4 (4.35%) Apache Camel
6 2 (2.17%) WPF
7 1 (1.09%) AppFabric
7 1 (1.09%) HTML5
7 1 (1.09%) RESTful
7 1 (1.09%) REST
7 1 (1.09%) WF
7 1 (1.09%) XSD
7 1 (1.09%) XSLT
7 1 (1.09%) SOAP
7 1 (1.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 50 (54.35%) Credit Risk
2 40 (43.48%) Derivative
3 34 (36.96%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (30.43%) Credit Derivative
5 18 (19.57%) Market Risk
6 17 (18.48%) Equities
7 8 (8.70%) Mathematics
8 7 (7.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (6.52%) Equity Derivative
9 6 (6.52%) Computer Science
10 4 (4.35%) Economics
10 4 (4.35%) SWIFT
10 4 (4.35%) Hedge funds
11 3 (3.26%) Physics
12 2 (2.17%) Fixed Income
12 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
12 2 (2.17%) Visualisation
13 1 (1.09%) Informatics
13 1 (1.09%) User Experience
13 1 (1.09%) Exotic Derivative
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.43%) Windows
2 4 (4.35%) UNIX
3 1 (1.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (100.00%) Analytics
2 43 (46.74%) Risk Management
3 40 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (35.87%) TDD
5 19 (20.65%) Manual Testing
6 18 (19.57%) Automated Testing
7 14 (15.22%) Test Automation
8 13 (14.13%) Data Modelling
9 12 (13.04%) Test Strategy
10 10 (10.87%) OO
10 10 (10.87%) Root Cause Analysis
11 9 (9.78%) Business Analysis
12 8 (8.70%) ETL
13 7 (7.61%) Data Analysis
14 5 (5.43%) Dependency Management
14 5 (5.43%) OOD
14 5 (5.43%) Project Management
14 5 (5.43%) Validation
15 4 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
15 4 (4.35%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 62 (67.39%) SQL
2 25 (27.17%) C#
3 16 (17.39%) VBA
4 11 (11.96%) Java
5 10 (10.87%) C++
6 5 (5.43%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.26%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.26%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.26%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.17%) MATLAB
8 2 (2.17%) VB
8 2 (2.17%) Python
8 2 (2.17%) R
9 1 (1.09%) C
9 1 (1.09%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.09%) XPath
9 1 (1.09%) VB6
Qualifications
1 12 (13.04%) Degree
2 1 (1.09%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.13%) Basel III
2 8 (8.70%) QA
3 5 (5.43%) Dodd-Frank
4 4 (4.35%) EMIR
4 4 (4.35%) CRD IV
5 3 (3.26%) Basel II
Vendors
1 35 (38.04%) Oracle
2 8 (8.70%) Teradata
3 5 (5.43%) CA
4 3 (3.26%) Sybase
4 3 (3.26%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.17%) Hyperion
5 2 (2.17%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.17%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.09%) Tableau
6 1 (1.09%) Altova
6 1 (1.09%) DataSynapse
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