Period
to 21 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 471 479 369
Rank change year-on-year +8 -110 +39
Contract jobs citing Credit Risk 436 437 652
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.46% 0.45% 0.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.36% 1.35% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 269 500
England median daily rate £578 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.50% -9.09% +6.02%
10th Percentile £386 £336 £363
90th Percentile £763 £725 £675
UK median daily rate £575 £488 £536
% change year-on-year +17.95% -9.09% +7.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
England median hourly rate - £60.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +50.00% -
UK median hourly rate - £60.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +50.00% -

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 32129 32342 34076
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.87% 33.24% 32.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 21555 21335 22040
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £269 £255 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 922 1110 1347
England median hourly rate £20.55 £20.75 £19.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.96% +8.75% +6.00%
10th Percentile £11.19 £11.72 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £46.60
UK median hourly rate £20.92 £20.67 £19.50
% change year-on-year +1.22% +6.00% +8.33%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +11 388 £594 +10.47% 37
North of England +49 24 £451 +4.64% 7
North West +25 18 £500 +14.29% 6
Midlands -2 11 £406 +15.99% 1
South East -10 10 £363 -14.71% 2
East Midlands -1 8 £425 +36.00%
Yorkshire +19 6 £440 +2.03% 1
West Midlands +2 3 £365 +3.33% 1
South West -17 3 £288 -4.17%
Credit Risk
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Credit Risk also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Credit Risk.

1 239 (54.82%) Finance
2 230 (52.75%) Banking
3 145 (33.26%) SQL
4 131 (30.05%) Market Risk
5 126 (28.90%) Agile Software Development
6 124 (28.44%) Investment Banking
7 100 (22.94%) C#
8 89 (20.41%) Risk Management
9 84 (19.27%) Java
10 80 (18.35%) Front Office
11 79 (18.12%) Python
12 78 (17.89%) Derivative
13 67 (15.37%) Mathematics
14 60 (13.76%) C++
15 59 (13.53%) Stress Testing
15 59 (13.53%) Degree
16 58 (13.30%) Analytical Skills
17 56 (12.84%) SQL Server
18 53 (12.16%) .NET
19 49 (11.24%) JIRA
20 46 (10.55%) Stakeholder Management
20 46 (10.55%) Analytics
21 45 (10.32%) Validation
21 45 (10.32%) Microsoft
22 44 (10.09%) SAS
23 42 (9.63%) TDD
24 41 (9.40%) Multithreading
25 40 (9.17%) Credit Risk Modelling
26 39 (8.94%) Microsoft Excel
26 39 (8.94%) Physics

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 44 (10.09%) SAS
2 15 (3.44%) Tomcat
3 12 (2.75%) Apache Spark
4 5 (1.15%) Apache
4 5 (1.15%) Confluence
5 4 (0.92%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.69%) IIS
6 3 (0.69%) nginx
6 3 (0.69%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (0.46%) PegaRULES
8 1 (0.23%) CMS
8 1 (0.23%) GemFire
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 39 (8.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (3.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 14 (3.21%) Microsoft Office
4 13 (2.98%) MS Visio
5 9 (2.06%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.23%) EViews
6 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.23%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.23%) Eloqua
1 1 (0.23%) Kondor
1 1 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.15%) SMS
2 4 (0.92%) Network Security
3 3 (0.69%) PuTTY
3 3 (0.69%) WinSCP
4 2 (0.46%) Intranet
4 2 (0.46%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.23%) HTTP
5 1 (0.23%) LAN
5 1 (0.23%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.23%) WAN
5 1 (0.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (12.84%) SQL Server
2 30 (6.88%) NoSQL
3 27 (6.19%) MongoDB
4 23 (5.28%) Big Data
4 23 (5.28%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (4.13%) Hadoop
5 18 (4.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (2.98%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (2.75%) Relational Database
8 10 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (2.06%) HBase
10 8 (1.83%) MS Access
11 7 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (1.38%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (1.38%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (1.38%) SQL Server 2016
13 5 (1.15%) MySQL
13 5 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 4 (0.92%) BusinessObjects
14 4 (0.92%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 49 (11.24%) JIRA
2 23 (5.28%) Subversion
3 20 (4.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 12 (2.75%) Cucumber
5 11 (2.52%) Git (software)
6 10 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (1.61%) Jenkins
8 6 (1.38%) Selenium
9 5 (1.15%) JMeter
9 5 (1.15%) NUnit
9 5 (1.15%) SoapUI
9 5 (1.15%) Visual Studio
9 5 (1.15%) WebDriver
10 4 (0.92%) ERwin
10 4 (0.92%) Jasmine
10 4 (0.92%) Maven
10 4 (0.92%) Mocha
10 4 (0.92%) MSTest
10 4 (0.92%) SpecFlow
11 3 (0.69%) FxCop
General
1 239 (54.82%) Finance
2 230 (52.75%) Banking
3 124 (28.44%) Investment Banking
4 80 (18.35%) Front Office
5 25 (5.73%) Retail
6 21 (4.82%) Retail Banking
7 20 (4.59%) Marketing
8 17 (3.90%) Financial Institution
9 8 (1.83%) Retail Finance
10 5 (1.15%) Back Office
11 3 (0.69%) Japanese Language
11 3 (0.69%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.46%) Advertising
12 2 (0.46%) Billing
12 2 (0.46%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.46%) Legal
12 2 (0.46%) Private Banking
12 2 (0.46%) Wholesale Banking
13 1 (0.23%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 194 (44.50%) Developer
2 138 (31.65%) Analyst
3 83 (19.04%) Risk Analyst
4 72 (16.51%) Credit Analyst
5 70 (16.06%) Business Analyst
6 66 (15.14%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 66 (15.14%) Credit Risk Developer
7 48 (11.01%) Python Developer
8 46 (10.55%) Java Developer
9 40 (9.17%) C# Developer
10 35 (8.03%) Risk Business Analyst
11 33 (7.57%) Risk Manager
12 27 (6.19%) Banking Analyst
13 26 (5.96%) Project Manager
13 26 (5.96%) Quantitative Developer
14 25 (5.73%) Senior Developer
15 23 (5.28%) Qualitative Analyst
15 23 (5.28%) Quantitative Analyst
16 22 (5.05%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
17 21 (4.82%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (12.16%) .NET
2 37 (8.49%) WCF
2 37 (8.49%) WPF
3 27 (6.19%) HTML
4 21 (4.82%) .NET Framework
5 18 (4.13%) HTML5
6 16 (3.67%) CSS
6 16 (3.67%) Reactive Extensions
6 16 (3.67%) Task Parallel Library
6 16 (3.67%) XML
7 15 (3.44%) Web Services
8 12 (2.75%) Spring
9 10 (2.29%) AngularJS
9 10 (2.29%) ASP.NET
10 7 (1.61%) REST
11 6 (1.38%) Flask
11 6 (1.38%) Kafka
11 6 (1.38%) RESTful
12 5 (1.15%) Akka
12 5 (1.15%) React
Miscellaneous
1 131 (30.05%) Market Risk
2 78 (17.89%) Derivative
3 58 (13.30%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (7.34%) Computer Science
5 30 (6.88%) Fixed Income
6 28 (6.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 23 (5.28%) Enterprise Software
8 21 (4.82%) Equities
8 21 (4.82%) Greenfield Project
9 12 (2.75%) Grid Computing
10 11 (2.52%) Management Information System
11 9 (2.06%) Virtual Team
12 7 (1.61%) Fintech
13 6 (1.38%) OTC Derivatives
14 5 (1.15%) N-Tier
15 4 (0.92%) Equity Derivative
16 3 (0.69%) Credit Derivative
16 3 (0.69%) Hedge funds
16 3 (0.69%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 3 (0.69%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 20 (4.59%) Windows
2 19 (4.36%) Unix
3 18 (4.13%) Linux
4 3 (0.69%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (28.90%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (20.41%) Risk Management
3 67 (15.37%) Mathematics
4 59 (13.53%) Stress Testing
5 46 (10.55%) Analytics
5 46 (10.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 45 (10.32%) Validation
7 42 (9.63%) TDD
8 41 (9.40%) Multithreading
9 40 (9.17%) Credit Risk Modelling
10 39 (8.94%) Physics
11 37 (8.49%) Business Intelligence
12 35 (8.03%) Scrum
13 33 (7.57%) Project Management
14 29 (6.65%) Test Scripting
15 28 (6.42%) Data Modelling
15 28 (6.42%) User Acceptance Testing
16 27 (6.19%) ETL
16 27 (6.19%) Migration
17 26 (5.96%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 145 (33.26%) SQL
2 100 (22.94%) C#
3 84 (19.27%) Java
4 79 (18.12%) Python
5 60 (13.76%) C++
6 37 (8.49%) VBA
7 24 (5.50%) T-SQL
8 18 (4.13%) JavaScript
9 15 (3.44%) R
9 15 (3.44%) Scala
10 11 (2.52%) PHP
10 11 (2.52%) TypeScript
11 10 (2.29%) PL/SQL
12 7 (1.61%) Shell Script
13 5 (1.15%) C
13 5 (1.15%) Ruby
14 4 (0.92%) ES6
14 4 (0.92%) F#
14 4 (0.92%) PowerShell
15 3 (0.69%) Go
Qualifications
1 59 (13.53%) Degree
2 18 (4.13%) PhD
3 15 (3.44%) Master's Degree
4 14 (3.21%) Numerate Degree
5 13 (2.98%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (1.38%) CFA
7 5 (1.15%) MBA
8 4 (0.92%) ISEB
9 2 (0.46%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.23%) APMP
10 1 (0.23%) CISA
10 1 (0.23%) CRISC
10 1 (0.23%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.23%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.23%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.88%) QA
2 19 (4.36%) IFRS
3 17 (3.90%) IFRS 9
4 16 (3.67%) Basel II
5 11 (2.52%) Data Quality
6 9 (2.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (1.15%) Basel III
7 5 (1.15%) Dodd-Frank
7 5 (1.15%) MiFID
8 4 (0.92%) COREP
9 3 (0.69%) CRD IV
9 3 (0.69%) FINREP
10 2 (0.46%) EMIR
10 2 (0.46%) PCI DSS
11 1 (0.23%) COBIT
11 1 (0.23%) GDPR
11 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 1 (0.23%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (0.92%) Docker
1 4 (0.92%) HDFS
2 3 (0.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.46%) GridGain
4 1 (0.23%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 10 (2.29%) Control-M
2 4 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.92%) ITRS Geneos
3 3 (0.69%) Mesos
4 2 (0.46%) CA Service Virtualization
5 1 (0.23%) Oozie
5 1 (0.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 45 (10.32%) Microsoft
2 25 (5.73%) Oracle
3 10 (2.29%) Informatica
4 8 (1.83%) Cognos
5 7 (1.61%) IBM
5 7 (1.61%) Murex
6 4 (0.92%) Atlassian
6 4 (0.92%) Sybase
6 4 (0.92%) Teradata
7 3 (0.69%) Splunk
8 2 (0.46%) CA
8 2 (0.46%) Typemock
9 1 (0.23%) Bloomberg
9 1 (0.23%) Pega
9 1 (0.23%) Reuters
9 1 (0.23%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.23%) Tableau
9 1 (0.23%) TIBCO