Period
to 23 May 2018

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 23 May 2018 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
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 524 505 464
Rank change year-on-year -19 -41 -27
Contract jobs citing Credit Risk 328 304 441
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.36% 0.36% 0.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.04% 1.07% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 228 308
England median daily rate £575 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.52% - -
10th Percentile £376 £347 £373
90th Percentile £713 £694 £713
UK median daily rate £557 £510 £500
% change year-on-year +9.11% +2.05% -
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 31,393 28,287 32,812
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 34.08% 33.91% 33.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 20,749 18,461 21,743
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £250
90th Percentile £663 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 983 1,001 1,096
England median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -4.76% +19.32%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.25 £11.44
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £21.95 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +9.75% -4.76% +17.55%

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 23 May 2018.

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 23 May 2018. 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 -20 262 £600 +5.73% 26
Midlands +6 44 £400 +6.67% 2
East Midlands +30 37 £400 -5.88% 1
North of England -29 13 £468 +10.12% 4
Yorkshire -29 8 £488 +14.37% 3
West Midlands -25 7 £375 +8.85% 1
North West -21 5 £408 -4.12% 1
South East -25 5 £356 -13.70% 1
South West +2 3 £553 +52.69%
East of England -5 1 - - 1
Credit Risk
UK

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, 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.

1 158 (48.17%) Finance
2 151 (46.04%) Banking
3 99 (30.18%) SQL
4 74 (22.56%) Agile Software Development
5 72 (21.95%) Front Office
6 71 (21.65%) Java
7 65 (19.82%) Risk Management
8 62 (18.90%) Analytical Skills
9 59 (17.99%) SAS
10 53 (16.16%) Stress Testing
11 50 (15.24%) Market Risk
11 50 (15.24%) Analytics
12 49 (14.94%) Stakeholder Management
13 47 (14.33%) Investment Banking
14 43 (13.11%) Retail
15 41 (12.50%) Degree
16 39 (11.89%) Python
17 38 (11.59%) C#
18 35 (10.67%) Oracle
19 34 (10.37%) Project Management
20 33 (10.06%) Data Warehouse
20 33 (10.06%) Business Intelligence
21 32 (9.76%) Business Analysis
22 31 (9.45%) Data Analysis
22 31 (9.45%) Multithreading
22 31 (9.45%) Data Quality
22 31 (9.45%) Decision-Making
23 29 (8.84%) IFRS
23 29 (8.84%) Microsoft Excel
23 29 (8.84%) Microsoft

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 59 (17.99%) SAS
2 14 (4.27%) Apache Spark
3 12 (3.66%) Apache
4 11 (3.35%) Confluence
5 8 (2.44%) IBM HTTP Server
6 7 (2.13%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.22%) DataSynapse
7 4 (1.22%) nginx
7 4 (1.22%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.61%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.61%) WordPress
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.30%) PegaRULES
9 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 29 (8.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (3.35%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (2.74%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.30%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.30%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.91%) Summit
2 1 (0.30%) Capstone
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.96%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.44%) Heroku
3 4 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.22%) IBM Blueworks
4 3 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.61%) Office 365
5 2 (0.61%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.30%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.30%) Google Compute Engine
6 1 (0.30%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.05%) DNS
1 10 (3.05%) FTP
1 10 (3.05%) HTTP
2 8 (2.44%) SSL
2 8 (2.44%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.13%) SMS
4 4 (1.22%) Internet
5 1 (0.30%) DSL
5 1 (0.30%) Firewall
5 1 (0.30%) Intranet
5 1 (0.30%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (10.06%) Data Warehouse
2 24 (7.32%) SQL Server
3 18 (5.49%) Hazelcast
4 16 (4.88%) Hadoop
4 16 (4.88%) MongoDB
5 14 (4.27%) NoSQL
6 12 (3.66%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (3.05%) Redis
8 8 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (2.13%) MS Access
9 7 (2.13%) Relational Database
10 6 (1.83%) Base SAS
10 6 (1.83%) Big Data
10 6 (1.83%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (1.52%) Data Mining
11 5 (1.52%) DB2
11 5 (1.52%) OLAP
11 5 (1.52%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 22 (6.71%) JIRA
2 13 (3.96%) Git (software)
3 10 (3.05%) GitLab
4 6 (1.83%) Jenkins
5 5 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (1.52%) Subversion
6 4 (1.22%) Bitbucket
6 4 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.91%) Maven
8 2 (0.61%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.61%) IntelliJ
8 2 (0.61%) JUnit
8 2 (0.61%) SonarQube
8 2 (0.61%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.30%) FxCop
9 1 (0.30%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.30%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.30%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.30%) T4 Templates
General
1 158 (48.17%) Finance
2 151 (46.04%) Banking
3 72 (21.95%) Front Office
4 47 (14.33%) Investment Banking
5 43 (13.11%) Retail
6 28 (8.54%) Marketing
7 12 (3.66%) Corporate Banking
7 12 (3.66%) Retail Banking
8 9 (2.74%) Retail Finance
9 8 (2.44%) Financial Institution
9 8 (2.44%) Legal
10 3 (0.91%) Back Office
10 3 (0.91%) Games
10 3 (0.91%) Private Banking
11 2 (0.61%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.61%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.61%) Wholesale Banking
12 1 (0.30%) Billing
12 1 (0.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 113 (34.45%) Developer
2 99 (30.18%) Analyst
3 63 (19.21%) Risk Analyst
4 55 (16.77%) Business Analyst
5 44 (13.41%) Credit Analyst
5 44 (13.41%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 44 (13.41%) Senior Developer
6 41 (12.50%) Java Developer
7 35 (10.67%) Credit Risk Developer
8 33 (10.06%) Risk Business Analyst
9 28 (8.54%) C# Developer
9 28 (8.54%) Senior Java Developer
10 27 (8.23%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
11 25 (7.62%) Credit Risk Java Developer
12 23 (7.01%) Senior Credit Risk Java Developer
13 22 (6.71%) Project Manager
14 17 (5.18%) Qualitative Analyst
14 17 (5.18%) Quantitative Analyst
15 15 (4.57%) Market Risk Developer
16 14 (4.27%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (7.01%) .NET
2 18 (5.49%) HTML
3 15 (4.57%) CSS
4 14 (4.27%) Kafka
4 14 (4.27%) REST
5 13 (3.96%) HTML5
6 11 (3.35%) AngularJS
6 11 (3.35%) WCF
7 10 (3.05%) OAuth
7 10 (3.05%) OAuth2
7 10 (3.05%) RabbitMQ
7 10 (3.05%) React
7 10 (3.05%) Ruby on Rails
7 10 (3.05%) SOAP
7 10 (3.05%) XML
8 8 (2.44%) .NET Framework
8 8 (2.44%) WPF
9 7 (2.13%) XSLT
10 5 (1.52%) JSON
10 5 (1.52%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 62 (18.90%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (15.24%) Market Risk
3 19 (5.79%) Derivative
4 18 (5.49%) Fixed Income
5 11 (3.35%) Computer Science
6 10 (3.05%) Fintech
6 10 (3.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 10 (3.05%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.74%) Grid Computing
8 8 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
9 7 (2.13%) Equities
10 6 (1.83%) Data Structures
11 5 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
12 3 (0.91%) Hedge funds
12 3 (0.91%) Social Media
13 2 (0.61%) Mainframe
13 2 (0.61%) Podcast
13 2 (0.61%) Robotics
13 2 (0.61%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (5.18%) Linux
1 17 (5.18%) Unix
2 2 (0.61%) CentOS
2 2 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (0.61%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 2 (0.61%) Windows
3 1 (0.30%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (22.56%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (19.82%) Risk Management
3 53 (16.16%) Stress Testing
4 50 (15.24%) Analytics
5 49 (14.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 34 (10.37%) Project Management
7 33 (10.06%) Business Intelligence
8 32 (9.76%) Business Analysis
9 31 (9.45%) Data Analysis
9 31 (9.45%) Decision-Making
9 31 (9.45%) Multithreading
10 27 (8.23%) Functional Programming
10 27 (8.23%) Validation
11 25 (7.62%) Data Modelling
11 25 (7.62%) ETL
12 23 (7.01%) Electronic Trading
13 22 (6.71%) Problem-Solving
14 19 (5.79%) Data Management
14 19 (5.79%) Migration
15 18 (5.49%) Credit Risk Modelling
Programming Languages
1 99 (30.18%) SQL
2 71 (21.65%) Java
3 39 (11.89%) Python
4 38 (11.59%) C#
5 23 (7.01%) VBA
6 20 (6.10%) MATLAB
7 18 (5.49%) C++
7 18 (5.49%) Clojure
8 15 (4.57%) JavaScript
9 10 (3.05%) ES6
9 10 (3.05%) R
9 10 (3.05%) Ruby
10 9 (2.74%) Java 8
11 8 (2.44%) T-SQL
12 6 (1.83%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.52%) PHP
14 4 (1.22%) XMLA
15 3 (0.91%) C
15 3 (0.91%) Perl
15 3 (0.91%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 41 (12.50%) Degree
2 8 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
2 8 (2.44%) Numerate Degree
3 3 (0.91%) PhD
3 3 (0.91%) SAS Certification
3 3 (0.91%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.61%) CCA
4 2 (0.61%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (0.61%) PMP
5 1 (0.30%) ACCA
5 1 (0.30%) CIMA
5 1 (0.30%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.30%) MBA
5 1 (0.30%) MCSA
5 1 (0.30%) MCSE
5 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.30%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (9.45%) Data Quality
2 29 (8.84%) IFRS
3 24 (7.32%) IFRS 9
4 8 (2.44%) PMO
5 7 (2.13%) Solvency II
6 5 (1.52%) Basel II
6 5 (1.52%) QA
7 4 (1.22%) Basel III
7 4 (1.22%) GDPR
7 4 (1.22%) MiFID
8 3 (0.91%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (0.91%) EMIR
8 3 (0.91%) FATCA
8 3 (0.91%) GCP
8 3 (0.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.61%) CRD IV
10 1 (0.30%) COREP
10 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.30%) UCITS
System Software
1 11 (3.35%) Docker
2 2 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.30%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.30%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 10 (3.05%) Mesos
2 8 (2.44%) Marathon
3 7 (2.13%) Control-M
4 3 (0.91%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (0.61%) Ansible
5 2 (0.61%) Dollar Universe
6 1 (0.30%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 35 (10.67%) Oracle
2 29 (8.84%) Microsoft
3 14 (4.27%) Informatica
4 11 (3.35%) Ab Initio
4 11 (3.35%) Cloudera
5 7 (2.13%) Cognos
6 6 (1.83%) Google
7 5 (1.52%) Sybase
8 4 (1.22%) Murex
9 3 (0.91%) Calypso
9 3 (0.91%) Sophis
10 2 (0.61%) Algorithmics
10 2 (0.61%) Facebook
10 2 (0.61%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.61%) Twitter
11 1 (0.30%) Alteryx
11 1 (0.30%) Bloomberg
11 1 (0.30%) CA
11 1 (0.30%) Tableau
11 1 (0.30%) Talend