Period
to 11 December 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Credit Risk in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Credit Risk over the 6 months to 11 December 2019 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.

Credit Risk
UK > England
6 months to
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 612 623 482
Rank change year-on-year +11 -141 +18
Contract jobs citing Credit Risk 144 254 431
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.26% 0.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.63% 0.81% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 211 331
England median daily rate £600 £620 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +5.53% +17.50%
10th Percentile £450 £413 £413
90th Percentile £813 £725 £788
UK median daily rate £600 £613 £585
% change year-on-year -2.04% +4.70% +17.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

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

All Generic IT Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 22,917 31,364 31,730
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 31.28% 32.52% 33.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,689 20,743 21,141
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £258 £280 £263
90th Percentile £675 £663 £656
UK median daily rate £463 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 936 969 918
England median hourly rate £23.30 £20.00 £20.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.50% -2.68% +2.75%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.10 £11.18
90th Percentile £53.75 £48.75 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £20.60
% change year-on-year +17.50% -2.91% +3.00%

Credit Risk
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Credit Risk as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Credit Risk in England

Credit Risk
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Credit Risk in England

Credit Risk
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Credit Risk in England over the 6 months to 11 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Credit Risk in England

Credit Risk
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Credit Risk in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Credit Risk in England

Credit Risk
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Credit Risk within the England region over the 6 months to 11 December 2019. 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
London +24 125 £600 -4.00% 19
South East +71 12 £500 - 4
Midlands +35 4 - -
Yorkshire +33 3 - - 2
North of England +31 3 - - 3
East Midlands +18 2 - -
Credit Risk
UK

For the 6 months to 11 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Credit Risk 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 England region with a requirement for Credit Risk.

1 85 (59.03%) Finance
2 74 (51.39%) Banking
3 50 (34.72%) SQL
4 45 (31.25%) Python
5 44 (30.56%) Front Office
6 37 (25.69%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (22.92%) SAS
8 32 (22.22%) Analytics
9 31 (21.53%) Java
10 26 (18.06%) C#
11 25 (17.36%) Market Risk
12 23 (15.97%) Investment Banking
13 22 (15.28%) Stakeholder Management
14 21 (14.58%) Derivative
14 21 (14.58%) Credit Risk Modelling
15 20 (13.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 19 (13.19%) Validation
17 18 (12.50%) Fixed Income
18 16 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 16 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
19 15 (10.42%) Greenfield Project
19 15 (10.42%) Big Data
19 15 (10.42%) Scala
20 14 (9.72%) Data Modelling
20 14 (9.72%) Hadoop
20 14 (9.72%) Mathematics
20 14 (9.72%) IFRS
20 14 (9.72%) IFRS 9
21 13 (9.03%) Credit Risk Management
21 13 (9.03%) Apache Spark

Credit Risk
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 33 (22.92%) SAS
2 13 (9.03%) Apache Spark
3 6 (4.17%) Apache
4 1 (0.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) HFM
1 1 (0.69%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.69%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.69%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (0.69%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.69%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.69%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.03%) AWS
2 8 (5.56%) Amazon S3
3 7 (4.86%) Power Platform
4 5 (3.47%) Amazon ECS
4 5 (3.47%) AWS Lambda
4 5 (3.47%) Serverless
5 4 (2.78%) GCP
6 2 (1.39%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.69%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.78%) PuTTY
2 1 (0.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (10.42%) Big Data
3 14 (9.72%) Hadoop
4 12 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 10 (6.94%) MongoDB
6 9 (6.25%) Relational Database
7 8 (5.56%) RDBMS
8 7 (4.86%) Apache Hive
8 7 (4.86%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (4.86%) Power BI
9 6 (4.17%) NoSQL
9 6 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (3.47%) Redis
11 4 (2.78%) Impala
12 3 (2.08%) Amazon Athena
12 3 (2.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 3 (2.08%) Amazon RDS
12 3 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (2.08%) SAS Data Integration Studio
13 2 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 10 (6.94%) JIRA
2 9 (6.25%) NUnit
3 7 (4.86%) JConsole
3 7 (4.86%) JProfiler
3 7 (4.86%) VisualVM
4 2 (1.39%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.39%) IntelliJ
4 2 (1.39%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.69%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle APEX
General
1 85 (59.03%) Finance
2 74 (51.39%) Banking
3 44 (30.56%) Front Office
4 23 (15.97%) Investment Banking
5 6 (4.17%) Legal
6 4 (2.78%) Retail
7 3 (2.08%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.39%) Marketing
9 1 (0.69%) Advertising
9 1 (0.69%) International Banking
9 1 (0.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (36.11%) Developer
2 45 (31.25%) Analyst
3 31 (21.53%) Risk Analyst
4 22 (15.28%) Credit Analyst
4 22 (15.28%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 22 (15.28%) Java Developer
5 15 (10.42%) Senior Developer
6 13 (9.03%) Business Analyst
6 13 (9.03%) Risk Business Analyst
6 13 (9.03%) Senior Java Developer
7 12 (8.33%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
8 11 (7.64%) Credit Risk Developer
8 11 (7.64%) SAS Analyst
9 10 (6.94%) Credit Risk Java Developer
9 10 (6.94%) Data Analyst
9 10 (6.94%) Quantitative Developer
9 10 (6.94%) SAS Credit Risk Analyst
9 10 (6.94%) SAS Risk Analyst
10 9 (6.25%) Qualitative Analyst
10 9 (6.25%) Quantitative Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.03%) .NET
2 9 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 9 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (6.25%) REST
2 9 (6.25%) WCF
2 9 (6.25%) WPF
3 8 (5.56%) AngularJS
3 8 (5.56%) XML
4 6 (4.17%) J2EE
4 6 (4.17%) J2SE
4 6 (4.17%) Kafka
5 5 (3.47%) Natural Language Processing
6 4 (2.78%) XML Messaging
7 3 (2.08%) HTML
7 3 (2.08%) Node.js
7 3 (2.08%) React
7 3 (2.08%) Web Services
8 2 (1.39%) HTML5
8 2 (1.39%) Spring
9 1 (0.69%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.36%) Market Risk
2 21 (14.58%) Derivative
3 20 (13.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 18 (12.50%) Fixed Income
5 16 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (10.42%) Greenfield Project
7 10 (6.94%) Credit Derivative
7 10 (6.94%) Equities
8 9 (6.25%) Hedge funds
9 4 (2.78%) Grid Computing
10 3 (2.08%) Mainframe
10 3 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
11 1 (0.69%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.69%) SWIFT
11 1 (0.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.64%) Unix
2 3 (2.08%) AIX
3 1 (0.69%) Windows
3 1 (0.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (25.69%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (22.22%) Analytics
3 22 (15.28%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (14.58%) Credit Risk Modelling
5 19 (13.19%) Validation
6 14 (9.72%) Data Modelling
6 14 (9.72%) Mathematics
7 13 (9.03%) Credit Risk Management
8 12 (8.33%) Business Analysis
8 12 (8.33%) Risk Management
8 12 (8.33%) Stress Testing
8 12 (8.33%) TDD
9 10 (6.94%) Backtesting
9 10 (6.94%) Microservices
9 10 (6.94%) Problem-Solving
10 9 (6.25%) Low Latency
10 9 (6.25%) MVC
10 9 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (6.25%) Scrum
10 9 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 50 (34.72%) SQL
2 45 (31.25%) Python
3 31 (21.53%) Java
4 26 (18.06%) C#
5 15 (10.42%) Scala
6 12 (8.33%) R
7 11 (7.64%) C++
8 10 (6.94%) JavaScript
9 9 (6.25%) T-SQL
10 6 (4.17%) TypeScript
11 5 (3.47%) Clojure
12 4 (2.78%) VBA
13 3 (2.08%) VB
14 2 (1.39%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.69%) ABAP
15 1 (0.69%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 1 (0.69%) Java 8
15 1 (0.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (4.86%) PhD
2 6 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (0.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.69%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.72%) IFRS
1 14 (9.72%) IFRS 9
2 7 (4.86%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.08%) Basel III
3 3 (2.08%) COREP
3 3 (2.08%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.69%) Basel II
System Software
1 7 (4.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.39%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (5.56%) Oracle
2 5 (3.47%) Google
2 5 (3.47%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.78%) HP
3 4 (2.78%) Murex
4 3 (2.08%) TSYS
5 2 (1.39%) Sybase
5 2 (1.39%) Tableau
6 1 (0.69%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.69%) Reuters
6 1 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.69%) SAP