Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 616 466 480
Rank change year-on-year -150 +14 -110
Contract jobs citing Credit Risk 232 437 443
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.24% 0.46% 0.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.71% 1.33% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 336 272
England median daily rate £611 £575 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.30% +15.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £383 £374 £350
90th Percentile £706 £763 £725
UK median daily rate £600 £575 £500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +15.00% -6.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
England median hourly rate - - £60.00
UK median hourly rate - - £60.00

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 32,741 32,826 33,794
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 34.38% 34.65% 34.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,856 21,916 22,211
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £285 £263 £250
90th Percentile £669 £650 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 990 981 1,153
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.50% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.18 £11.67
90th Percentile £51.00 £48.75 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £20.17 £20.00
% change year-on-year +6.62% +0.83% +5.26%

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 15 November 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 15 November 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 -126 194 £620 +5.53% 32
Midlands +11 25 £394 -3.08% 5
East Midlands +17 17 £381 -10.29% 2
North of England -35 9 £650 +47.73% 3
West Midlands -16 8 £513 +40.41% 3
North East - 5 £650 -
Yorkshire -9 3 £450 +2.27% 2
South East -31 2 - - 1
North West -36 1 £395 -14.59% 1
East of England - 1 - - 2
Credit Risk
UK

For the 6 months to 15 November 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.

1 126 (54.31%) Finance
2 106 (45.69%) Banking
3 90 (38.79%) SQL
4 81 (34.91%) C#
5 68 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
5 68 (29.31%) Market Risk
6 63 (27.16%) .NET
7 58 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 52 (22.41%) Analytical Skills
9 51 (21.98%) Investment Banking
10 41 (17.67%) Stress Testing
11 40 (17.24%) Front Office
12 39 (16.81%) JIRA
13 38 (16.38%) WCF
14 37 (15.95%) WPF
14 37 (15.95%) Fixed Income
14 37 (15.95%) Technical Analysis
15 34 (14.66%) T-SQL
16 32 (13.79%) Integration Testing
17 31 (13.36%) Multithreading
17 31 (13.36%) MVVM
17 31 (13.36%) Marketing
18 30 (12.93%) Subversion
18 30 (12.93%) MongoDB
18 30 (12.93%) NoSQL
18 30 (12.93%) Test Scripting
18 30 (12.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 29 (12.50%) .NET Framework
20 28 (12.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 28 (12.07%) SAS

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 28 (12.07%) SAS
2 7 (3.02%) Confluence
3 4 (1.72%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.29%) Apache
5 1 (0.43%) GemFire
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (4.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (3.88%) SPSS
3 8 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (1.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.86%) Summit
1 2 (0.86%) SunGard APT
2 1 (0.43%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.03%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.86%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.86%) Heroku
4 2 (0.86%) Serverless
5 1 (0.43%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.43%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (0.43%) NuGet
5 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.29%) Firewall
2 2 (0.86%) DNS
2 2 (0.86%) FTP
2 2 (0.86%) HTTP
2 2 (0.86%) SSL
2 2 (0.86%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (12.93%) MongoDB
2 30 (12.93%) NoSQL
3 28 (12.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (5.60%) Big Data
4 13 (5.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.72%) Redis
5 4 (1.72%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.29%) Data Mining
6 3 (1.29%) MySQL
6 3 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.86%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (0.86%) Cosmos DB
7 2 (0.86%) Data Lake
7 2 (0.86%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.86%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.43%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 39 (16.81%) JIRA
2 30 (12.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 30 (12.93%) Subversion
3 9 (3.88%) Git (software)
4 8 (3.45%) Jenkins
5 7 (3.02%) Cucumber
6 6 (2.59%) SpecFlow
7 4 (1.72%) JMeter
7 4 (1.72%) Maven
7 4 (1.72%) Selenium
7 4 (1.72%) SoapUI
7 4 (1.72%) TestDirector
8 3 (1.29%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.86%) GitLab
9 2 (0.86%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.43%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.43%) QF-Test
10 1 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.43%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 126 (54.31%) Finance
2 106 (45.69%) Banking
3 51 (21.98%) Investment Banking
4 40 (17.24%) Front Office
5 31 (13.36%) Marketing
6 14 (6.03%) Retail
6 14 (6.03%) Retail Banking
7 7 (3.02%) Financial Institution
8 5 (2.16%) Retail Finance
9 4 (1.72%) Advertising
9 4 (1.72%) Legal
10 3 (1.29%) Private Banking
10 3 (1.29%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.86%) Games
11 2 (0.86%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.86%) International Banking
11 2 (0.86%) Publishing
12 1 (0.43%) Billing
Job Titles
1 100 (43.10%) Developer
2 68 (29.31%) C# Developer
3 58 (25.00%) Analyst
4 42 (18.10%) Credit Risk Developer
5 32 (13.79%) Risk Analyst
6 30 (12.93%) C# WCF Developer
6 30 (12.93%) WCF Developer
7 29 (12.50%) Market Risk Developer
8 28 (12.07%) Business Analyst
9 22 (9.48%) .NET Developer
10 20 (8.62%) Credit Analyst
11 19 (8.19%) SQL Developer
12 18 (7.76%) Risk Business Analyst
13 17 (7.33%) C# .NET Developer
13 17 (7.33%) Credit Risk Analyst
14 16 (6.90%) Java Developer
15 14 (6.03%) Project Manager
16 13 (5.60%) Risk Manager
17 12 (5.17%) Front Office Developer
18 11 (4.74%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (27.16%) .NET
2 38 (16.38%) WCF
3 37 (15.95%) WPF
4 29 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 27 (11.64%) Reactive Extensions
5 27 (11.64%) Task Parallel Library
6 12 (5.17%) ASP.NET
7 9 (3.88%) Web Services
7 9 (3.88%) XML
8 7 (3.02%) SOAP
9 6 (2.59%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (2.59%) RESTful
10 5 (2.16%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (1.72%) AngularJS
11 4 (1.72%) Gherkin
11 4 (1.72%) REST
11 4 (1.72%) Spring
12 3 (1.29%) CSS
12 3 (1.29%) HTML
12 3 (1.29%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 68 (29.31%) Market Risk
2 52 (22.41%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (15.95%) Fixed Income
4 28 (12.07%) Enterprise Software
5 20 (8.62%) Derivative
6 13 (5.60%) Computer Science
7 10 (4.31%) Grid Computing
8 8 (3.45%) Credit Derivative
9 7 (3.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (3.02%) Management Information System
10 5 (2.16%) Greenfield Project
11 4 (1.72%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.72%) Equities
11 4 (1.72%) OTC Derivatives
12 3 (1.29%) Fintech
13 2 (0.86%) AS400
13 2 (0.86%) Security Operations Centre
13 2 (0.86%) Self-Motivation
13 2 (0.86%) Social Media
13 2 (0.86%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.03%) Windows
2 5 (2.16%) Linux
2 5 (2.16%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (17.67%) Stress Testing
3 37 (15.95%) Technical Analysis
4 32 (13.79%) Integration Testing
5 31 (13.36%) Multithreading
5 31 (13.36%) MVVM
6 30 (12.93%) Test Scripting
7 27 (11.64%) SOLID
8 25 (10.78%) Analytics
8 25 (10.78%) Problem-Solving
9 24 (10.34%) Risk Management
10 23 (9.91%) Decision-Making
11 17 (7.33%) Software Engineering
11 17 (7.33%) TDD
12 16 (6.90%) Project Management
13 15 (6.47%) Stakeholder Management
13 15 (6.47%) Validation
14 14 (6.03%) Mathematics
14 14 (6.03%) Scrum
15 13 (5.60%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 90 (38.79%) SQL
2 81 (34.91%) C#
3 34 (14.66%) T-SQL
4 25 (10.78%) Java
5 16 (6.90%) Python
6 10 (4.31%) R
7 8 (3.45%) JavaScript
8 5 (2.16%) Scala
9 4 (1.72%) C++
9 4 (1.72%) Groovy
9 4 (1.72%) VBA
10 2 (0.86%) ES6
10 2 (0.86%) Java 8
10 2 (0.86%) Kotlin
10 2 (0.86%) MATLAB
10 2 (0.86%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.86%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.86%) Ruby
10 2 (0.86%) VB
11 1 (0.43%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 27 (11.64%) Degree
2 8 (3.45%) Master's Degree
3 6 (2.59%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.29%) PMP
5 2 (0.86%) PhD
5 2 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.43%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.19%) IFRS
1 19 (8.19%) IFRS 9
2 8 (3.45%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.72%) PMO
4 3 (1.29%) Basel III
5 1 (0.43%) Basel II
5 1 (0.43%) GDPR
5 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 8 (3.45%) Docker
2 3 (1.29%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (1.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.43%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.43%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 7 (3.02%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.29%) Ansible
2 3 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.86%) Control-M
3 2 (0.86%) Marathon
3 2 (0.86%) Mesos
4 1 (0.43%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 18 (7.76%) Oracle
2 13 (5.60%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.16%) Murex
4 4 (1.72%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.29%) Algorithmics
5 3 (1.29%) Tableau
5 3 (1.29%) VMware
6 2 (0.86%) Adobe
6 2 (0.86%) BT
6 2 (0.86%) Google
6 2 (0.86%) SunGard
7 1 (0.43%) Pega
7 1 (0.43%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.43%) Teradata