Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Risk Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Risk Management over the 6 months to 23 November 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 Management
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 83 73
Rank change year-on-year +8 -10 -5
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 225 198 267
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.15% 2.96% 2.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.57% 3.38% 3.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 145 207
City of London median daily rate £575 £575 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.52% +5.00%
10th Percentile £350 £384 £363
90th Percentile £738 £738 £713
Central London median daily rate £575 £575 £525
% change year-on-year - +9.52% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - £33.25

Risk Management 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 6308 5856 7591
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.36% 87.43% 83.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 5014 4674 6040
City of London median daily rate £513 £475 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £325 £317 £288
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £460
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 54 74
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £21.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.33% +11.18%
10th Percentile £13.34 £13.58 £10.91
90th Percentile £32.07 £53.54 £45.15
Central London median hourly rate £20.50 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% -9.52% +16.67%

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Management in the City of London

Risk Management
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 Management in the City of London.

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

Risk Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Management in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Risk Management
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 Management in the City of London.

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

Risk Management
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Management within the City of London region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Moorgate - 1 - -
Risk Management
Central London

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Management 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 Management.

1 131 (58.22%) Finance
2 84 (37.33%) Front Office
3 69 (30.67%) SQL
4 68 (30.22%) Banking
5 63 (28.00%) Java
6 62 (27.56%) Agile Software Development
7 49 (21.78%) Analytical Skills
8 40 (17.78%) Project Management
9 39 (17.33%) Investment Banking
10 37 (16.44%) Stakeholder Management
11 33 (14.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 32 (14.22%) Equities
13 31 (13.78%) Multithreading
14 30 (13.33%) SDLC
15 26 (11.56%) Derivative
16 23 (10.22%) Change Management
17 22 (9.78%) Microsoft
17 22 (9.78%) Degree
17 22 (9.78%) Market Risk
18 21 (9.33%) Linux
18 21 (9.33%) Relational Database
19 20 (8.89%) C#
19 20 (8.89%) RDBMS
19 20 (8.89%) Information Security
20 19 (8.44%) C++
20 19 (8.44%) JIRA
21 18 (8.00%) Analytics
22 17 (7.56%) QA
22 17 (7.56%) Microsoft Excel
22 17 (7.56%) PRINCE2

Risk Management
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 5 (2.22%) Apache Spark
1 5 (2.22%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.78%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (0.89%) CMS
3 2 (0.89%) Confluence
3 2 (0.89%) MQSeries
3 2 (0.89%) nginx
3 2 (0.89%) SAS
3 2 (0.89%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.44%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (7.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (2.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.78%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (1.78%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (4.00%) Kondor
2 4 (1.78%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (0.89%) Orchestrade
3 2 (0.89%) RMDS
4 1 (0.44%) Cerner Millennium
4 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.44%) MoSes
4 1 (0.44%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.89%) IaaS
2 2 (0.89%) Office 365
2 2 (0.89%) PaaS
2 2 (0.89%) SaaS
3 1 (0.44%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.22%) SMS
2 3 (1.33%) Firewall
3 1 (0.44%) HTTP
3 1 (0.44%) Internet
3 1 (0.44%) Intranet
3 1 (0.44%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.44%) Network Security
3 1 (0.44%) Skype
3 1 (0.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (9.33%) Relational Database
2 20 (8.89%) RDBMS
3 11 (4.89%) Big Data
4 10 (4.44%) SQL Server
5 8 (3.56%) Hadoop
6 5 (2.22%) HBase
6 5 (2.22%) SQLite
7 4 (1.78%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.78%) KDB
7 4 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.78%) Sybase ASE
8 3 (1.33%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.33%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.33%) Spark SQL
9 2 (0.89%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (0.89%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (0.89%) QlikView
9 2 (0.89%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 19 (8.44%) JIRA
2 14 (6.22%) Git (software)
3 9 (4.00%) Maven
4 6 (2.67%) Subversion
4 6 (2.67%) TeamCity
5 4 (1.78%) Cucumber
5 4 (1.78%) JIRA Agile
5 4 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (1.78%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.33%) JUnit
6 3 (1.33%) SonarQube
7 2 (0.89%) ERwin
7 2 (0.89%) JBehave
7 2 (0.89%) Toad
8 1 (0.44%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.44%) GCC
8 1 (0.44%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.44%) Mockito
8 1 (0.44%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.44%) SpecFlow
General
1 131 (58.22%) Finance
2 84 (37.33%) Front Office
3 68 (30.22%) Banking
4 39 (17.33%) Investment Banking
5 10 (4.44%) Back Office
6 8 (3.56%) Financial Institution
7 6 (2.67%) Legal
8 5 (2.22%) Advertising
9 4 (1.78%) Law
10 3 (1.33%) Marketing
10 3 (1.33%) Retail
11 2 (0.89%) International Banking
11 2 (0.89%) Local Government
12 1 (0.44%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 83 (36.89%) Developer
2 46 (20.44%) Analyst
3 41 (18.22%) Java Developer
4 32 (14.22%) Business Analyst
5 27 (12.00%) Front Office Developer
5 27 (12.00%) Project Manager
6 22 (9.78%) Senior Developer
7 12 (5.33%) C# Developer
7 12 (5.33%) Consultant
8 11 (4.89%) C++ Developer
8 11 (4.89%) Risk Analyst
8 11 (4.89%) Senior Java Developer
9 9 (4.00%) IT Analyst
9 9 (4.00%) Senior C++ Developer
10 8 (3.56%) Python Developer
10 8 (3.56%) Risk Business Analyst
10 8 (3.56%) Security Consultant
11 7 (3.11%) IT Manager
11 7 (3.11%) Security Analyst
11 7 (3.11%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.67%) AngularJS
2 10 (4.44%) HTML
2 10 (4.44%) Node.js
3 9 (4.00%) HTML5
3 9 (4.00%) React
3 9 (4.00%) Redux
4 8 (3.56%) XML
5 7 (3.11%) .NET
5 7 (3.11%) CSS
6 6 (2.67%) CSS3
6 6 (2.67%) JMS
6 6 (2.67%) RESTful
6 6 (2.67%) Spring
6 6 (2.67%) XSLT
7 5 (2.22%) Gherkin
7 5 (2.22%) J2EE
7 5 (2.22%) Middleware
8 4 (1.78%) Backbone.js
8 4 (1.78%) Hibernate
8 4 (1.78%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 49 (21.78%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (14.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 32 (14.22%) Equities
4 26 (11.56%) Derivative
5 22 (9.78%) Market Risk
6 15 (6.67%) Management Information System
7 14 (6.22%) Credit Risk
8 8 (3.56%) Data Structures
8 8 (3.56%) Fixed Income
8 8 (3.56%) User Experience
9 7 (3.11%) Computer Science
9 7 (3.11%) Greenfield Project
10 6 (2.67%) Equity Derivative
10 6 (2.67%) Virtual Team
11 5 (2.22%) Data Protection Act
11 5 (2.22%) N-Tier
12 4 (1.78%) Algorithms
12 4 (1.78%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 4 (1.78%) NHS
12 4 (1.78%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 21 (9.33%) Linux
2 11 (4.89%) Unix
2 11 (4.89%) Windows
3 4 (1.78%) Solaris
4 1 (0.44%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (27.56%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (17.78%) Project Management
3 37 (16.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 31 (13.78%) Multithreading
5 30 (13.33%) SDLC
6 23 (10.22%) Change Management
7 20 (8.89%) Information Security
8 18 (8.00%) Analytics
9 17 (7.56%) PRINCE2
10 16 (7.11%) Electronic Trading
10 16 (7.11%) TDD
11 13 (5.78%) Low Latency
12 12 (5.33%) Integration Testing
13 11 (4.89%) DevOps
13 11 (4.89%) PRINCE
13 11 (4.89%) Scrum
13 11 (4.89%) Test Automation
14 10 (4.44%) Cybersecurity
14 10 (4.44%) Migration
14 10 (4.44%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (30.67%) SQL
2 63 (28.00%) Java
3 20 (8.89%) C#
4 19 (8.44%) C++
5 15 (6.67%) Scala
6 13 (5.78%) JavaScript
7 10 (4.44%) Python
8 8 (3.56%) PL/SQL
9 7 (3.11%) VBA
10 5 (2.22%) Perl
10 5 (2.22%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.78%) AWK
11 4 (1.78%) ES6
12 3 (1.33%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.89%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.89%) R
13 2 (0.89%) SAS Macro
13 2 (0.89%) VB
14 1 (0.44%) Haskell
14 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (9.78%) Degree
2 8 (3.56%) CISM
2 8 (3.56%) CISSP
3 7 (3.11%) PhD
4 5 (2.22%) APMP
5 4 (1.78%) CISA
5 4 (1.78%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.78%) PMP
5 4 (1.78%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.33%) CRISC
6 3 (1.33%) ISACA
6 3 (1.33%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 3 (1.33%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (0.89%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.89%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (0.89%) CLAS
7 2 (0.89%) ISSMP
7 2 (0.89%) MBCS
7 2 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.56%) QA
2 15 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (6.67%) PMO
3 14 (6.22%) GDPR
3 14 (6.22%) MiFID
4 6 (2.67%) PCI DSS
5 5 (2.22%) ISAE 3402
6 3 (1.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.89%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.89%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (0.89%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.44%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.44%) EMIR
8 1 (0.44%) RMADS
System Software
1 4 (1.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 4 (1.78%) HDFS
2 3 (1.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.44%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 4 (1.78%) Mesos
2 2 (0.89%) Control-M
3 1 (0.44%) Ansible
3 1 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.44%) SCCM
3 1 (0.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.44%) Terraform
Vendors
1 22 (9.78%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.22%) Oracle
3 8 (3.56%) Bloomberg
3 8 (3.56%) Reuters
3 8 (3.56%) Sybase
4 4 (1.78%) Informatica
4 4 (1.78%) Misys
4 4 (1.78%) TIBCO
5 3 (1.33%) Murex
5 3 (1.33%) Tableau
6 2 (0.89%) Ariba
6 2 (0.89%) Cognos
6 2 (0.89%) Facebook
6 2 (0.89%) LogRhythm
6 2 (0.89%) Twitter
7 1 (0.44%) Cerner
7 1 (0.44%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.44%) FactSet
7 1 (0.44%) ForgeRock
7 1 (0.44%) Solace