The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Risk Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Risk Analytics over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 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 Analytics
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 156 144 190
Rank change year-on-year -12 +46  
Contract jobs citing Risk Analytics 6 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.20% 0.30% 0.058%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.34% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 3
Median daily rate £700 £600 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% +50.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +28.78% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Risk Analytics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2620 2945 4264
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 85.56% 87.81% 82.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2057 2356 3294
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 £344 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 28 36
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -2.17%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.35 £47.50 £92.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Risk Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Risk Analytics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Analytics in the City of London

Risk Analytics
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 Analytics in the City of London.

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

Risk Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Analytics in the City of London over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Analytics also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Risk Analytics.

1 13 (100.00%) Analytics
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (38.46%) Credit Risk
4 4 (30.77%) Degree
4 4 (30.77%) Data Architecture
4 4 (30.77%) Teradata
4 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle
5 3 (23.08%) SAP
5 3 (23.08%) Unix
5 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
5 3 (23.08%) SAS
5 3 (23.08%) Tivoli
5 3 (23.08%) Project Management
5 3 (23.08%) Mathematics
5 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
5 3 (23.08%) R
5 3 (23.08%) Apache Spark
6 2 (15.38%) Data Quality
6 2 (15.38%) Apache Pig
6 2 (15.38%) Impala
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (15.38%) Apache Hive
6 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Stress Testing

Risk Analytics
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 3 (23.08%) Apache Spark
1 3 (23.08%) SAS
2 2 (15.38%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
2 2 (15.38%) Apache Hive
2 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (15.38%) Impala
3 1 (7.69%) Big Data
3 1 (7.69%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.69%) Power BI
3 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) SAS Visual Analytics
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Front Office
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Risk Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Data Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Risk Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Credit Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Data Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) SAS Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Strategy Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) C++ Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C++/C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Manager
5 1 (7.69%) SAS Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (38.46%) Credit Risk
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Derivative
3 1 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Analytics
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (30.77%) Data Architecture
4 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
5 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
5 3 (23.08%) Mathematics
5 3 (23.08%) Project Management
6 2 (15.38%) Benchmarking
6 2 (15.38%) Economics
6 2 (15.38%) ETL
6 2 (15.38%) Knowledge Discovery
6 2 (15.38%) Operations Research
6 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
6 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
6 2 (15.38%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (15.38%) Statistics
6 2 (15.38%) Stress Testing
6 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) R
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) Data Quality
2 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
1 4 (30.77%) Teradata
2 3 (23.08%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) Google
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (7.69%) Palantir
3 1 (7.69%) Tableau