Period
to 19 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a Credit Analyst was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Credit Analyst
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 239 226 234
Rank change year-on-year -13 +8 +24
Contract jobs requiring a Credit Analyst 8 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.11% 0.21% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.22% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 13
City of London median daily rate £525 £538 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.33% +13.16% -5.09%
10th Percentile £454 £355 £384
90th Percentile £665 £588 £798
Central London median daily rate £525 £538 £463
% change year-on-year -2.33% +16.22% -7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 6,639 6,360 6,447
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.96% 95.54% 95.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,207 4,889 5,171
City of London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £303
90th Percentile £678 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £495 £458
% change year-on-year +1.01% +8.20% +1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 75 70
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.10 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.31% -4.74% +2.70%
10th Percentile £13.25 £13.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £28.55 £30.45 £35.86
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.69 £18.73
% change year-on-year +0.04% -0.17% +4.03%

Credit Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Credit Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Credit Analyst in the City of London

Credit Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Credit Analyst in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Credit Analyst in the City of London

Credit Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Credit Analyst in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Credit Analyst in the City of London

Credit Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Credit Analyst in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Credit Analyst in the City of London

Credit Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, Credit Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region featuring Credit Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) Credit Risk
2 3 (37.50%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) Front Office
3 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (25.00%) SAS
3 2 (25.00%) VBA
3 2 (25.00%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Sybase
3 2 (25.00%) Stress Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
3 2 (25.00%) Derivative
3 2 (25.00%) Monte Carlo Method
4 1 (12.50%) Tradeweb
4 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning
4 1 (12.50%) Talend
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) API Integration
4 1 (12.50%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (12.50%) Credit Risk Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Scorecard
4 1 (12.50%) Scorecard Development
4 1 (12.50%) Retail Finance
4 1 (12.50%) MiFID
4 1 (12.50%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (12.50%) Reference Data

Credit Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Sentinel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (37.50%) Front Office
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Retail Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (12.50%) FpML
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Credit Risk
2 2 (25.00%) Derivative
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Credit Derivative
3 1 (12.50%) Fixed Income
3 1 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (12.50%) OTC Derivatives
3 1 (12.50%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Unix
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
1 2 (25.00%) Monte Carlo Method
1 2 (25.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (12.50%) API Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Credit Risk Modelling
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) ETL
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Scorecard
2 1 (12.50%) Scorecard Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) VBA
4 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 1 (12.50%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) MiFID
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Sybase
2 1 (12.50%) Bloomberg
2 1 (12.50%) eSpeed
2 1 (12.50%) Informatica
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Talend
2 1 (12.50%) Tradeweb