Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 467 479 431
Rank change year-on-year +12 -48 -7
Contract jobs citing Credit Risk 395 373 490
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.43% 0.43% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.27% 1.30% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 261 338
England median daily rate £588 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.50% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £413 £325 £363
90th Percentile £763 £688 £688
UK median daily rate £580 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +16.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
England median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK median hourly rate - - £40.00

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 31,041 28,692 32,654
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.57% 32.75% 32.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,002 18,832 21,349
England median daily rate £458 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.57% +2.94% +3.03%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £662 £630 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 911 1,023 1,245
England median hourly rate £22.35 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.73% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £11.61 £11.32 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.50 £47.50 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.56
% change year-on-year +12.50% -2.74% +17.50%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 -2 353 £600 +10.09% 36
Midlands -13 19 £388 +5.44% 3
East Midlands -2 14 £425 +15.65% 1
North of England +27 10 £468 +10.12% 3
South East -8 9 £363 -36.96% 1
Yorkshire -3 6 £484 +16.98% 1
West Midlands -2 5 £370 +9.39% 2
North West +10 4 £383 -18.40% 2
South West +4 3 £525 +52.73% 1
East of England -16 1 - -
Credit Risk
UK

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 210 (53.16%) Finance
2 204 (51.65%) Banking
3 113 (28.61%) SQL
4 102 (25.82%) Agile Software Development
5 95 (24.05%) Investment Banking
6 93 (23.54%) Market Risk
7 82 (20.76%) Front Office
7 82 (20.76%) C#
8 81 (20.51%) Java
8 81 (20.51%) Risk Management
9 63 (15.95%) Stress Testing
10 62 (15.70%) Python
11 56 (14.18%) Derivative
12 53 (13.42%) SAS
13 52 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
14 51 (12.91%) C++
15 50 (12.66%) Microsoft
16 49 (12.41%) Analytics
16 49 (12.41%) Analytical Skills
17 46 (11.65%) Project Management
18 45 (11.39%) Mathematics
19 44 (11.14%) Degree
20 40 (10.13%) Credit Risk Modelling
20 40 (10.13%) SQL Server
21 39 (9.87%) Business Intelligence
21 39 (9.87%) Multithreading
22 38 (9.62%) Microsoft Excel
23 37 (9.37%) Validation
24 35 (8.86%) Data Analysis
24 35 (8.86%) VBA

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 53 (13.42%) SAS
2 15 (3.80%) Tomcat
3 7 (1.77%) Apache Spark
3 7 (1.77%) nginx
4 5 (1.27%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.01%) Apache
6 3 (0.76%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (0.51%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.51%) Confluence
7 2 (0.51%) DataSynapse
7 2 (0.51%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.25%) PegaRULES
Applications
1 38 (9.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (2.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (1.77%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (1.52%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.25%) EViews
5 1 (0.25%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.76%) Summit
2 1 (0.25%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.25%) Google Compute Engine
4 1 (0.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.52%) SMS
2 5 (1.27%) Network Security
3 3 (0.76%) Internet
4 2 (0.51%) DNS
5 1 (0.25%) DSL
5 1 (0.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (10.13%) SQL Server
2 23 (5.82%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (5.06%) NoSQL
4 19 (4.81%) MongoDB
5 16 (4.05%) Hazelcast
6 15 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (3.29%) MS Access
8 12 (3.04%) Big Data
8 12 (3.04%) Hadoop
9 9 (2.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (1.77%) OLAP
10 7 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (1.52%) Base SAS
11 6 (1.52%) DB2
11 6 (1.52%) HBase
11 6 (1.52%) OLAP Cube
11 6 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (1.52%) SQL Server 2014
11 6 (1.52%) SQL Server 2016
11 6 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 32 (8.10%) JIRA
2 13 (3.29%) Subversion
3 11 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (2.53%) Git (software)
5 9 (2.28%) Jenkins
6 8 (2.03%) Cucumber
7 5 (1.27%) ERwin
7 5 (1.27%) Maven
7 5 (1.27%) SonarQube
8 4 (1.01%) MSTest
8 4 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.76%) Bitbucket
9 3 (0.76%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.51%) FitNesse
10 2 (0.51%) IntelliJ
10 2 (0.51%) JUnit
10 2 (0.51%) Moq
10 2 (0.51%) NUnit
10 2 (0.51%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.25%) ReSharper
General
1 210 (53.16%) Finance
2 204 (51.65%) Banking
3 95 (24.05%) Investment Banking
4 82 (20.76%) Front Office
5 33 (8.35%) Retail
6 18 (4.56%) Financial Institution
7 17 (4.30%) Retail Banking
8 14 (3.54%) Retail Finance
9 12 (3.04%) Marketing
10 5 (1.27%) Back Office
10 5 (1.27%) Legal
11 4 (1.01%) Private Banking
11 4 (1.01%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.76%) Games
12 3 (0.76%) Wholesale Banking
13 2 (0.51%) Advertising
13 2 (0.51%) Billing
14 1 (0.25%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.25%) Dutch Language
14 1 (0.25%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 153 (38.73%) Developer
2 128 (32.41%) Analyst
3 85 (21.52%) Risk Analyst
4 67 (16.96%) Business Analyst
4 67 (16.96%) Credit Analyst
4 67 (16.96%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 57 (14.43%) Credit Risk Developer
6 47 (11.90%) Java Developer
7 44 (11.14%) Risk Business Analyst
8 37 (9.37%) C# Developer
9 33 (8.35%) Senior Developer
10 31 (7.85%) Python Developer
11 30 (7.59%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
12 27 (6.84%) Project Manager
13 25 (6.33%) Credit Risk Java Developer
14 23 (5.82%) Risk Manager
14 23 (5.82%) Senior Java Developer
15 22 (5.57%) Banking Analyst
16 21 (5.32%) Qualitative Analyst
16 21 (5.32%) Quantitative Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (8.86%) .NET
2 25 (6.33%) WCF
3 24 (6.08%) WPF
4 21 (5.32%) HTML
5 17 (4.30%) XML
6 15 (3.80%) .NET Framework
6 15 (3.80%) CSS
7 11 (2.78%) Reactive Extensions
7 11 (2.78%) Task Parallel Library
8 8 (2.03%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 8 (2.03%) HTML5
9 7 (1.77%) MDX
10 6 (1.52%) Kafka
10 6 (1.52%) NumPy
10 6 (1.52%) Pandas
10 6 (1.52%) Web Services
11 5 (1.27%) ASP.NET
11 5 (1.27%) Celery
11 5 (1.27%) Flask
12 4 (1.01%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 93 (23.54%) Market Risk
2 56 (14.18%) Derivative
3 49 (12.41%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (7.59%) Fixed Income
5 26 (6.58%) Computer Science
6 21 (5.32%) Enterprise Software
7 20 (5.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 17 (4.30%) Equities
9 13 (3.29%) Greenfield Project
10 11 (2.78%) Virtual Team
11 9 (2.28%) Grid Computing
12 8 (2.03%) Management Information System
13 7 (1.77%) Data Structures
14 4 (1.01%) Fintech
14 4 (1.01%) OTC Derivatives
15 3 (0.76%) Hedge funds
15 3 (0.76%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 2 (0.51%) e-Learning
16 2 (0.51%) Reference Data
16 2 (0.51%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 18 (4.56%) Linux
2 15 (3.80%) Unix
3 9 (2.28%) Windows
4 2 (0.51%) CentOS
4 2 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.51%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.25%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (25.82%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (20.51%) Risk Management
3 63 (15.95%) Stress Testing
4 52 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
5 49 (12.41%) Analytics
6 46 (11.65%) Project Management
7 45 (11.39%) Mathematics
8 40 (10.13%) Credit Risk Modelling
9 39 (9.87%) Business Intelligence
9 39 (9.87%) Multithreading
10 37 (9.37%) Validation
11 35 (8.86%) Data Analysis
12 30 (7.59%) Business Analysis
12 30 (7.59%) Data Modelling
12 30 (7.59%) Scrum
13 26 (6.58%) Data Management
14 25 (6.33%) Credit Risk Management
14 25 (6.33%) SDLC
15 24 (6.08%) Change Management
16 23 (5.82%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 113 (28.61%) SQL
2 82 (20.76%) C#
3 81 (20.51%) Java
4 62 (15.70%) Python
5 51 (12.91%) C++
6 35 (8.86%) VBA
7 20 (5.06%) T-SQL
8 16 (4.05%) JavaScript
8 16 (4.05%) R
9 13 (3.29%) PHP
10 12 (3.04%) PL/SQL
11 11 (2.78%) MATLAB
12 10 (2.53%) Clojure
12 10 (2.53%) TypeScript
13 7 (1.77%) Shell Script
14 6 (1.52%) C
14 6 (1.52%) Scala
15 4 (1.01%) F#
16 3 (0.76%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 44 (11.14%) Degree
2 12 (3.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (2.53%) Numerate Degree
4 8 (2.03%) PhD
5 6 (1.52%) Master's Degree
6 3 (0.76%) SAS Certification
7 2 (0.51%) ISEB
7 2 (0.51%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.51%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.25%) ACCA
8 1 (0.25%) CIMA
8 1 (0.25%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.25%) MCSA
8 1 (0.25%) MCSE
8 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.25%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (7.09%) IFRS
2 22 (5.57%) IFRS 9
2 22 (5.57%) QA
3 17 (4.30%) Data Quality
4 9 (2.28%) Basel II
5 7 (1.77%) Basel III
5 7 (1.77%) MiFID
5 7 (1.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (1.52%) Solvency II
7 5 (1.27%) CRD IV
7 5 (1.27%) Dodd-Frank
7 5 (1.27%) EMIR
7 5 (1.27%) PMO
8 3 (0.76%) COREP
8 3 (0.76%) FATCA
8 3 (0.76%) GDPR
9 2 (0.51%) GCP
10 1 (0.25%) FINREP
10 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (0.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 3 (0.76%) HDFS
2 2 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (2.03%) Control-M
2 3 (0.76%) ITRS Geneos
2 3 (0.76%) Mesos
3 2 (0.51%) Ansible
3 2 (0.51%) Dollar Universe
4 1 (0.25%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 50 (12.66%) Microsoft
2 24 (6.08%) Oracle
3 16 (4.05%) Cognos
4 10 (2.53%) Informatica
5 8 (2.03%) Murex
6 7 (1.77%) IBM
7 5 (1.27%) Sybase
7 5 (1.27%) Teradata
8 3 (0.76%) Calypso
8 3 (0.76%) Sophis
8 3 (0.76%) Splunk
9 2 (0.51%) Algorithmics
9 2 (0.51%) Tableau
9 2 (0.51%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.51%) Typemock
10 1 (0.25%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.25%) CA
10 1 (0.25%) Google