The median contractor rate for a Risk Analyst was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Analyst
London / City of London
Rank 141 144 151
Rank change year-on-year +3 +7  
Contract jobs requiring a Risk Analyst 14 15 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.46% 0.45% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.47% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 40
Median daily rate £500 £550 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +12.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £500 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £599 £737 £630
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -1.38% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 - -

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

Contract IT Job Roles
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2886 3173 4864
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.25% 95.40% 96.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2244 2526 3664
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 47 75
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £18.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.97% +7.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £45.40 £27.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Risk Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Risk Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Analyst in the City of London

Risk 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 Risk Analyst in the City of London.

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

Risk Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Analyst in the City of London over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

Risk Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

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

Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Risk Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region featuring Risk Analyst in the job title.

1 14 (40.00%) Market Risk
1 14 (40.00%) Finance
2 13 (37.14%) SQL
2 13 (37.14%) Credit Risk
3 12 (34.29%) Business Analysis
4 11 (31.43%) Risk Management
4 11 (31.43%) Banking
5 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (25.71%) Analytics
7 8 (22.86%) Front Office
7 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
8 7 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (20.00%) Fixed Income
9 6 (17.14%) Stress Testing
9 6 (17.14%) Dodd-Frank
9 6 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
9 6 (17.14%) Collateral Management
9 6 (17.14%) Credit Risk Management
10 5 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (14.29%) Risk Analytics
10 5 (14.29%) JIRA
10 5 (14.29%) Derivative
11 4 (11.43%) Scrum
11 4 (11.43%) Visual Studio
11 4 (11.43%) Python
12 3 (8.57%) C#
12 3 (8.57%) MS Office
12 3 (8.57%) Oracle
12 3 (8.57%) Equities

Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 (2.86%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Adaptiv
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (14.29%) JIRA
3 4 (11.43%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (40.00%) Finance
2 11 (31.43%) Banking
3 8 (22.86%) Front Office
4 2 (5.71%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.71%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.86%) Private Banking
5 1 (2.86%) Retail
5 1 (2.86%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) .NET
1 2 (5.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (40.00%) Market Risk
2 13 (37.14%) Credit Risk
3 7 (20.00%) Fixed Income
4 5 (14.29%) Derivative
4 5 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (8.57%) Credit Derivative
5 3 (8.57%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Unix
2 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Business Analysis
2 11 (31.43%) Risk Management
3 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (25.71%) Analytics
5 7 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (17.14%) Collateral Management
6 6 (17.14%) Credit Risk Management
6 6 (17.14%) Stress Testing
7 5 (14.29%) Risk Analytics
8 4 (11.43%) Scrum
9 3 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (5.71%) Change Management
10 2 (5.71%) Data Architecture
10 2 (5.71%) Information Security
10 2 (5.71%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
10 2 (5.71%) Project Management
10 2 (5.71%) Risk Analysis
10 2 (5.71%) TDD
10 2 (5.71%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) SQL
2 4 (11.43%) Python
3 3 (8.57%) C#
4 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) CISM
2 2 (5.71%) CISSP
2 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.86%) CCFP
3 1 (2.86%) EnCE
3 1 (2.86%) GCFA
3 1 (2.86%) GCIA
3 1 (2.86%) GPEN
3 1 (2.86%) GREM
3 1 (2.86%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (2.86%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (5.71%) QA
3 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.86%) IFRS
3 1 (2.86%) IFRS 9
3 1 (2.86%) ISAE 3402
3 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Dollar Universe
2 1 (2.86%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) Bloomberg
3 1 (2.86%) FactSet
3 1 (2.86%) Teradata
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