Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Risk Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Risk Analysis over the 6 months to 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the 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.

Risk Analysis
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 237 221 206
Rank change year-on-year -16 -15 +64
Contract jobs citing Risk Analysis 16 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.23% 0.15% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.17% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 13
City of London median daily rate £311 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.71% +10.53% +18.75%
10th Percentile £275 £262 £308
90th Percentile £575 £747 £610
Central London median daily rate £374 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -25.25% +5.26% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Risk Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,233 5,365 5,722
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.81% 87.00% 86.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,966 4,270 4,573
City of London median daily rate £505 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.59% +2.63% +5.56%
10th Percentile £334 £313 £293
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 52 59
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.63 £21.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.33% -2.39% +9.38%
10th Percentile £11.63 £13.74 £11.93
90th Percentile £41.65 £55.00 £51.90
Central London median hourly rate £20.25 £19.92 £21.13
% change year-on-year +1.66% -5.73% +17.39%

Risk Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Risk Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Analysis in the City of London

Risk Analysis
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 Risk Analysis in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Analysis in the City of London

Risk Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Analysis in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Risk Analysis in the City of London

Risk Analysis
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 Risk Analysis in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Analysis in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Analysis also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Risk Analysis.

1 13 (81.25%) Finance
2 10 (62.50%) Banking
2 10 (62.50%) Risk Management
3 9 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (50.00%) VBA
4 8 (50.00%) Market Risk
5 7 (43.75%) Statistical Modelling
6 3 (18.75%) Project Management
7 2 (12.50%) Legal
7 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
7 2 (12.50%) Information Security
7 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (12.50%) Credit Risk
7 2 (12.50%) Regulatory Compliance
7 2 (12.50%) Credit Risk Analysis
8 1 (6.25%) Cyber Resilience
8 1 (6.25%) GDPR
8 1 (6.25%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (6.25%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (6.25%) Derivative
8 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (6.25%) Flask
8 1 (6.25%) Pandas
8 1 (6.25%) Celery
8 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
8 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
8 1 (6.25%) Contingency Planning
8 1 (6.25%) Credit Risk Management

Risk Analysis
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 1 (6.25%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Big Data
1 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
1 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
General
1 13 (81.25%) Finance
2 10 (62.50%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Legal
4 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
4 1 (6.25%) Front Office
4 1 (6.25%) Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
1 9 (56.25%) Junior
2 7 (43.75%) Excel Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Excel VBA Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Junior Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Junior Excel VBA Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Junior VBA Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Report Developer
2 7 (43.75%) VBA Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) CRM Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Development Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Development Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Market Risk Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (6.25%) Celery
1 1 (6.25%) Flask
1 1 (6.25%) NumPy
1 1 (6.25%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (50.00%) Market Risk
3 2 (12.50%) Credit Risk
3 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 1 (6.25%) Derivative
4 1 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (6.25%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Risk Management
2 7 (43.75%) Statistical Modelling
3 3 (18.75%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Credit Risk Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Information Security
4 2 (12.50%) Regulatory Compliance
5 1 (6.25%) BDD
5 1 (6.25%) Change Control
5 1 (6.25%) Contingency Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Credit Risk Management
5 1 (6.25%) Credit Risk Modelling
5 1 (6.25%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) Cyber Resilience
5 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.25%) Stress Testing
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Validation
5 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (6.25%) C++
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) Python
2 1 (6.25%) Scala
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CFA
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) Numerate Degree
1 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (6.25%) GDPR
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft