Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 618 464 486
Rank change year-on-year -154 +22 -71
Contract jobs citing Credit Risk 232 413 377
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.26% 0.45% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.77% 1.35% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 313 246
England median daily rate £625 £600 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +20.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £463 £414 £325
90th Percentile £725 £763 £684
UK median daily rate £625 £586 £500
% change year-on-year +6.75% +17.10% -4.76%
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 30,225 30,587 29,445
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.38% 33.64% 33.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 20,100 20,641 19,296
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £286 £263 £256
90th Percentile £663 £651 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +0.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 886 865 1,028
England median hourly rate £20.72 £20.91 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.91% +4.55% +2.56%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.21 £11.32
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.83 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £20.25 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -3.57% +5.00% -

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 21 January 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 21 January 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 -105 204 £625 +4.17% 31
Midlands +7 23 £450 +16.13% 2
East Midlands +6 14 £400 -1.54% 2
West Midlands -9 9 £500 +33.33%
East of England +7 2 £550 -
South East -1 1 - -
Yorkshire -18 1 £750 +61.64% 3
North of England -39 1 £750 +88.68% 3
Credit Risk
UK

For the 6 months to 21 January 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.

1 143 (61.64%) Finance
2 116 (50.00%) Banking
3 70 (30.17%) SQL
4 63 (27.16%) C#
5 62 (26.72%) Market Risk
6 51 (21.98%) .NET
7 49 (21.12%) Agile Software Development
8 47 (20.26%) Java
8 47 (20.26%) SQL Server
9 45 (19.40%) Multithreading
10 44 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
11 41 (17.67%) Investment Banking
12 40 (17.24%) Derivative
13 34 (14.66%) JIRA
13 34 (14.66%) IFRS
13 34 (14.66%) IFRS 9
14 33 (14.22%) Front Office
15 32 (13.79%) T-SQL
15 32 (13.79%) Stress Testing
16 31 (13.36%) Fixed Income
17 30 (12.93%) WCF
17 30 (12.93%) WPF
18 29 (12.50%) Integration Testing
18 29 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
19 28 (12.07%) MVVM
19 28 (12.07%) Subversion
19 28 (12.07%) Oracle
20 27 (11.64%) Test Scripting
20 27 (11.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 27 (11.64%) SOLID

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 19 (8.19%) SAS
2 8 (3.45%) Apache
2 8 (3.45%) Oracle Coherence
3 7 (3.02%) Confluence
4 4 (1.72%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (4.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (2.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.86%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.43%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.86%) SunGard APT
2 1 (0.43%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.60%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.86%) Serverless
4 1 (0.43%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.29%) Firewall
2 1 (0.43%) DNS
2 1 (0.43%) HTTP
2 1 (0.43%) Internet
2 1 (0.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (20.26%) SQL Server
2 26 (11.21%) MongoDB
3 25 (10.78%) NoSQL
3 25 (10.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (4.74%) Big Data
5 9 (3.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (3.02%) Apache Ignite
6 7 (3.02%) Hazelcast
7 3 (1.29%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.29%) MySQL
7 3 (1.29%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.86%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (0.86%) Cosmos DB
8 2 (0.86%) Data Lake
8 2 (0.86%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.86%) Redis
8 2 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.43%) Power BI
9 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 34 (14.66%) JIRA
2 28 (12.07%) Subversion
3 27 (11.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (3.02%) Git (software)
4 7 (3.02%) Jenkins
5 6 (2.59%) SpecFlow
6 5 (2.16%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.72%) JMeter
7 4 (1.72%) Maven
7 4 (1.72%) Selenium
7 4 (1.72%) SoapUI
8 3 (1.29%) Visual Studio
8 3 (1.29%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.86%) NUnit
9 2 (0.86%) TestDirector
10 1 (0.43%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.43%) GitLab
10 1 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.43%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 143 (61.64%) Finance
2 116 (50.00%) Banking
3 41 (17.67%) Investment Banking
4 33 (14.22%) Front Office
5 22 (9.48%) Marketing
6 20 (8.62%) Retail Banking
7 16 (6.90%) Retail
8 5 (2.16%) Advertising
8 5 (2.16%) Legal
9 4 (1.72%) Retail Finance
10 3 (1.29%) Financial Institution
10 3 (1.29%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 102 (43.97%) Developer
2 56 (24.14%) Analyst
3 53 (22.84%) Credit Risk Developer
4 49 (21.12%) C# Developer
5 38 (16.38%) Java Developer
6 35 (15.09%) Business Analyst
7 32 (13.79%) Risk Analyst
8 27 (11.64%) C# WCF Developer
8 27 (11.64%) Senior Developer
8 27 (11.64%) WCF Developer
9 25 (10.78%) Market Risk Developer
10 24 (10.34%) Credit Risk Java Developer
11 23 (9.91%) Risk Business Analyst
11 23 (9.91%) Risk Manager
11 23 (9.91%) Senior Java Developer
12 22 (9.48%) Project Manager
13 21 (9.05%) Credit Analyst
14 20 (8.62%) Credit Risk Analyst
14 20 (8.62%) Senior Credit Risk Java Developer
15 19 (8.19%) Credit Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (21.98%) .NET
2 30 (12.93%) WCF
2 30 (12.93%) WPF
3 26 (11.21%) .NET Framework
4 24 (10.34%) Reactive Extensions
4 24 (10.34%) Task Parallel Library
5 18 (7.76%) Spring
6 17 (7.33%) Hibernate
7 8 (3.45%) ASP.NET
7 8 (3.45%) Web Services
8 6 (2.59%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (2.59%) XML
9 5 (2.16%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (1.72%) SOAP
11 3 (1.29%) LDAP
11 3 (1.29%) RESTful
12 2 (0.86%) Gherkin
12 2 (0.86%) HTML
12 2 (0.86%) React
12 2 (0.86%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 62 (26.72%) Market Risk
2 44 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (17.24%) Derivative
4 31 (13.36%) Fixed Income
5 25 (10.78%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (5.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 9 (3.88%) Greenfield Project
8 7 (3.02%) Grid Computing
8 7 (3.02%) Virtual Team
9 6 (2.59%) Management Information System
10 5 (2.16%) Credit Derivative
11 3 (1.29%) Equities
12 2 (0.86%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.86%) Fintech
12 2 (0.86%) OTC Derivatives
12 2 (0.86%) Self-Motivation
13 1 (0.43%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.31%) Windows
2 5 (2.16%) Linux
3 4 (1.72%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (21.12%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (19.40%) Multithreading
3 32 (13.79%) Stress Testing
4 29 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 29 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
5 28 (12.07%) MVVM
6 27 (11.64%) SOLID
6 27 (11.64%) Test Scripting
7 22 (9.48%) Project Management
8 21 (9.05%) Problem-Solving
9 20 (8.62%) Risk Management
10 19 (8.19%) Analytics
11 18 (7.76%) Decision-Making
12 14 (6.03%) Software Engineering
13 13 (5.60%) Business Analysis
13 13 (5.60%) Migration
13 13 (5.60%) Risk Analytics
14 12 (5.17%) Performance Tuning
14 12 (5.17%) Software Delivery
14 12 (5.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (30.17%) SQL
2 63 (27.16%) C#
3 47 (20.26%) Java
4 32 (13.79%) T-SQL
5 17 (7.33%) Kotlin
6 14 (6.03%) Python
7 11 (4.74%) Java 8
8 9 (3.88%) C++
9 8 (3.45%) Scala
10 6 (2.59%) JavaScript
11 5 (2.16%) VBA
12 4 (1.72%) Groovy
12 4 (1.72%) VB
13 3 (1.29%) Haskell
13 3 (1.29%) MATLAB
13 3 (1.29%) R
14 2 (0.86%) SAS Macro
15 1 (0.43%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.43%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (5.60%) Degree
2 8 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (2.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.16%) PhD
4 3 (1.29%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.43%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (14.66%) IFRS
1 34 (14.66%) IFRS 9
2 10 (4.31%) PMO
3 5 (2.16%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.29%) Basel III
5 1 (0.43%) Basel II
5 1 (0.43%) IAS 39
5 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.16%) 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 5 (2.16%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.29%) Ansible
2 3 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.43%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.43%) Marathon
3 1 (0.43%) Mesos
Vendors
1 28 (12.07%) Oracle
2 14 (6.03%) Microsoft
3 4 (1.72%) Atlassian
4 3 (1.29%) Algorithmics
4 3 (1.29%) Murex
4 3 (1.29%) VMware
5 2 (0.86%) SunGard
5 2 (0.86%) Teradata
6 1 (0.43%) Anaplan
6 1 (0.43%) Ariba
6 1 (0.43%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.43%) Tableau