The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Credit Risk in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Credit Risk over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Credit Risk
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 63 70 60
Rank change year-on-year +7 -10  
Contract jobs citing Credit Risk 9 21 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.00% 1.39% 1.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.14% 4.73% 6.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 18 14
Median daily rate £388 £455 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.83% +1.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £330 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £680 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -5.55% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Credit Risk is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 287 444 303
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 31.89% 29.40% 21.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 216 179
Median daily rate £400 £405 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.23% +8.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £288 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 4
Median hourly rate £52.17 £39.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.76% +160.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £29.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year -35.03% +53.43%  

Credit Risk
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Credit Risk as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Credit Risk in Edinburgh

Credit Risk
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Credit Risk in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Credit Risk in Edinburgh

Credit Risk
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Credit Risk in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Credit Risk in Edinburgh

Credit Risk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Credit Risk 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Credit Risk.

1 8 (50.00%) SAS
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (43.75%) Banking
2 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (37.50%) Analytics
4 5 (31.25%) Risk Management
4 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (25.00%) Regulatory Compliance
5 4 (25.00%) Data Analysis
5 4 (25.00%) Project Management
5 4 (25.00%) Data Analytics
6 3 (18.75%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
6 3 (18.75%) Predictive Analysis
6 3 (18.75%) Credit Risk Management
6 3 (18.75%) Credit Risk Modelling
7 2 (12.50%) Marketing
7 2 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) Statistics
7 2 (12.50%) Retail Banking
7 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
7 2 (12.50%) QA
7 2 (12.50%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (12.50%) Data Extraction
7 2 (12.50%) Predictive Modelling
7 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (12.50%) Degree
7 2 (12.50%) Marketing Analytics
7 2 (12.50%) Risk Analytics

Credit Risk
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 8 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (43.75%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Marketing
3 2 (12.50%) Retail
3 2 (12.50%) Retail Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Business Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Credit Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Credit Risk Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Risk Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Risk Business Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) SAS Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Credit Risk Modeller
6 2 (12.50%) Analytics Manager
6 2 (12.50%) SAS Business Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Banking Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Banking Business Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Credit Risk Manager
7 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Data Analytics Manager
7 1 (6.25%) Risk Manager
7 1 (6.25%) SAS Credit Risk Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) SAS Risk Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (12.50%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Analytics
2 5 (31.25%) Risk Management
2 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 4 (25.00%) Data Analytics
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) Regulatory Compliance
4 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) Credit Risk Management
4 3 (18.75%) Credit Risk Modelling
4 3 (18.75%) Portfolio Management
4 3 (18.75%) Predictive Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Data Extraction
5 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 2 (12.50%) Marketing Analytics
5 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
5 2 (12.50%) Migration
5 2 (12.50%) Predictive Modelling
5 2 (12.50%) Risk Analytics
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) JCL
2 2 (12.50%) MATLAB
3 1 (6.25%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) FINREP
2 1 (6.25%) GDPR
2 1 (6.25%) IFRS
2 1 (6.25%) IFRS 9
2 1 (6.25%) MiFID
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) IBM