The median contractor rate for a Risk Analyst was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Analyst
UK / England
Rank 471 452 419
Rank change year-on-year -19 -33  
Contract jobs requiring a Risk Analyst 95 163 188
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.23% 0.33% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.35% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 120 148
Median daily rate £475 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.63% +4.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £400 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £675 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -2.77% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 39295 46721 46527
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.81% 95.22% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 25610 30627 28567
Median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £263 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1355 1460 1889
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Risk Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Risk Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Analyst in England

Risk Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Risk Analyst in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Analyst in England

Risk Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Analyst in England over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Risk Analyst in England

Risk Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Risk Analyst in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Analyst in England

Risk Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Analyst in England over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Risk Analyst in England

Risk Analyst
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 Risk Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -27 66 £525 -4.54% 13
South East +9 8 £463 +2.77% 3
West Midlands +19 7 £425 -8.10%
North West +26 6 £403 +0.62%
East of England -3 3 £463 +18.58%
South West +2 2 £300 -3.22%
East Midlands - 2 £485 - 1
Yorkshire +8 1 £500 +1.01% 5
Risk Analyst
UK

Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Risk Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Risk Analyst in the job title.

1 104 (46.43%) Finance
2 90 (40.18%) Banking
3 69 (30.80%) Risk Management
4 58 (25.89%) Credit Risk
5 54 (24.11%) Market Risk
6 50 (22.32%) Agile Software Development
7 48 (21.43%) SQL
8 45 (20.09%) Business Analysis
9 35 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
9 35 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
10 32 (14.29%) Front Office
11 31 (13.84%) Analytics
12 30 (13.39%) Investment Banking
13 26 (11.61%) Derivative
14 24 (10.71%) Data Analysis
15 23 (10.27%) Mathematics
16 21 (9.38%) Python
16 21 (9.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 19 (8.48%) Microsoft
18 17 (7.59%) Risk Analytics
19 16 (7.14%) C++
20 15 (6.70%) C#
20 15 (6.70%) Information Security
20 15 (6.70%) Validation
20 15 (6.70%) Change Management
20 15 (6.70%) Stress Testing
20 15 (6.70%) PnL Attribution
21 14 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
21 14 (6.25%) QA
21 14 (6.25%) Degree

Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 11 (4.91%) SAS
2 5 (2.23%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.34%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (0.89%) Confluence
Applications
1 14 (6.25%) MS Office
2 13 (5.80%) MS Excel
3 12 (5.36%) Spreadsheet
4 11 (4.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.34%) Adaptiv
2 1 (0.45%) Primavera
2 1 (0.45%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.45%) IaaS
1 1 (0.45%) IBM Blueworks
1 1 (0.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.89%) Internet
2 1 (0.45%) DMZ
2 1 (0.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.91%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.46%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.89%) Base SAS
3 2 (0.89%) Big Data
3 2 (0.89%) QlikView
4 1 (0.45%) Data Lake
4 1 (0.45%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.45%) DB2
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.45%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (0.45%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 12 (5.36%) JIRA
2 8 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.79%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.79%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.34%) Cucumber
General
1 104 (46.43%) Finance
2 90 (40.18%) Banking
3 32 (14.29%) Front Office
4 30 (13.39%) Investment Banking
5 9 (4.02%) Retail
6 7 (3.13%) Financial Institution
6 7 (3.13%) Retail Banking
7 6 (2.68%) Legal
8 5 (2.23%) French Language
9 3 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.89%) Automotive
10 2 (0.89%) Back Office
10 2 (0.89%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.45%) Advertising
11 1 (0.45%) Billing
11 1 (0.45%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.45%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.45%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.13%) Web Services
2 3 (1.34%) Gherkin
3 2 (0.89%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 58 (25.89%) Credit Risk
2 54 (24.11%) Market Risk
3 35 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (11.61%) Derivative
5 21 (9.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 13 (5.80%) Fixed Income
7 11 (4.91%) Equities
8 6 (2.68%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.79%) Credit Derivative
10 3 (1.34%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.34%) Clustering
10 3 (1.34%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.34%) OTC Derivatives
11 2 (0.89%) Equity Derivative
11 2 (0.89%) Taxonomies
11 2 (0.89%) User Experience
11 2 (0.89%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.45%) Computer Science
12 1 (0.45%) Online Banking
12 1 (0.45%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.34%) Linux
1 3 (1.34%) Solaris
1 3 (1.34%) Unix
1 3 (1.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (30.80%) Risk Management
2 50 (22.32%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (20.09%) Business Analysis
4 35 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 31 (13.84%) Analytics
6 24 (10.71%) Data Analysis
7 23 (10.27%) Mathematics
8 17 (7.59%) Risk Analytics
9 15 (6.70%) Change Management
9 15 (6.70%) Information Security
9 15 (6.70%) PnL Attribution
9 15 (6.70%) Stress Testing
9 15 (6.70%) Validation
10 14 (6.25%) Project Management
10 14 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
11 13 (5.80%) Quantitative Finance
11 13 (5.80%) Scrum
12 12 (5.36%) Migration
13 11 (4.91%) Risk Analysis
13 11 (4.91%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 48 (21.43%) SQL
2 21 (9.38%) Python
3 16 (7.14%) C++
4 15 (6.70%) C#
5 10 (4.46%) VBA
6 8 (3.57%) Java
7 5 (2.23%) PL/SQL
7 5 (2.23%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.89%) SAS Macro
9 1 (0.45%) Scala
9 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (6.25%) Degree
2 13 (5.80%) PhD
3 9 (4.02%) CRISC
4 8 (3.57%) CISSP
5 6 (2.68%) CISA
6 5 (2.23%) CGEIT
7 3 (1.34%) CISM
7 3 (1.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.34%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.89%) ISEB
8 2 (0.89%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.45%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.45%) EnCE
9 1 (0.45%) GCFA
9 1 (0.45%) GCIA
9 1 (0.45%) GPEN
9 1 (0.45%) HNC
9 1 (0.45%) IIBA
9 1 (0.45%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (0.45%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.25%) QA
2 10 (4.46%) Dodd-Frank
2 10 (4.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (3.57%) Data Quality
4 7 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (1.79%) Basel III
5 4 (1.79%) COBIT
5 4 (1.79%) COSO
5 4 (1.79%) PMO
6 3 (1.34%) CRD IV
6 3 (1.34%) GAMP
6 3 (1.34%) GxP
6 3 (1.34%) IFRS
6 3 (1.34%) IFRS 9
6 3 (1.34%) SLA
7 2 (0.89%) EMIR
7 2 (0.89%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.45%) ISAE 3402
8 1 (0.45%) MiFID
8 1 (0.45%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.79%) Dollar Universe
2 1 (0.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 19 (8.48%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.36%) Oracle
3 11 (4.91%) Bloomberg
4 8 (3.57%) Reuters
5 5 (2.23%) Intel
6 3 (1.34%) Charles River
6 3 (1.34%) SAP
7 2 (0.89%) BT
7 2 (0.89%) CODA
7 2 (0.89%) Teradata
8 1 (0.45%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.45%) FactSet
8 1 (0.45%) Murex
8 1 (0.45%) Planview
8 1 (0.45%) SunGard
8 1 (0.45%) Tableau
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