Period
to 18 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Credit Risk in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Credit Risk over the 6 months to 18 January 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
England > London
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 302 324 251
Rank change year-on-year +22 -73 +13
Contract jobs citing Credit Risk 376 302 415
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.81% 0.72% 0.95%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.12% 1.98% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 203 302
London median daily rate £600 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% -
10th Percentile £463 £363 £376
90th Percentile £763 £688 £688
England median daily rate £600 £500 £525
% change year-on-year +20.00% -4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
London median hourly rate - - £20.00
England 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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 17,760 15,227 16,252
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.20% 36.25% 37.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,864 10,693 11,374
London median daily rate £500 £475 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £688 £663 £650
England median daily rate £450 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 230 255 269
London median hourly rate £21.90 £21.03 £20.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.14% +0.57% +16.17%
10th Percentile £12.73 £12.75 £12.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £50.00 £44.05
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.82 £20.00
% change year-on-year +3.27% +4.10% +14.29%

Credit Risk
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Credit Risk as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Credit Risk in London

Credit Risk
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Credit Risk in London

Credit Risk
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Credit Risk in London over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Credit Risk in London

Credit Risk
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Credit Risk in London

Credit Risk
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 18 January 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
Central London +7 80 £600 +11.63% 9
East London -6 6 £563 -19.64% 1
Credit Risk
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 London region with a requirement for Credit Risk.

1 204 (54.26%) Finance
2 198 (52.66%) Banking
3 120 (31.91%) SQL
4 116 (30.85%) Agile Software Development
5 113 (30.05%) Investment Banking
5 113 (30.05%) Market Risk
6 100 (26.60%) C#
7 93 (24.73%) Risk Management
8 81 (21.54%) Front Office
9 76 (20.21%) Python
10 75 (19.95%) Derivative
11 73 (19.41%) Java
12 72 (19.15%) Stress Testing
13 59 (15.69%) C++
14 53 (14.10%) Degree
15 50 (13.30%) Mathematics
16 49 (13.03%) Microsoft
16 49 (13.03%) Stakeholder Management
17 47 (12.50%) .NET
18 46 (12.23%) SQL Server
19 45 (11.97%) Analytics
20 43 (11.44%) JIRA
21 41 (10.90%) SAS
21 41 (10.90%) Multithreading
22 39 (10.37%) VBA
22 39 (10.37%) Project Management
22 39 (10.37%) Fixed Income
22 39 (10.37%) Credit Risk Modelling
23 38 (10.11%) Validation
23 38 (10.11%) WPF

Credit Risk
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 41 (10.90%) SAS
2 15 (3.99%) Tomcat
3 8 (2.13%) Apache Spark
4 5 (1.33%) nginx
4 5 (1.33%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.06%) Confluence
6 3 (0.80%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (0.53%) Apache
8 1 (0.27%) CMS
8 1 (0.27%) DataSynapse
8 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 35 (9.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (2.13%) Microsoft Project
3 7 (1.86%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (1.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.06%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.27%) EViews
5 1 (0.27%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.80%) Summit
2 1 (0.27%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.39%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.33%) Network Security
2 4 (1.06%) SMS
3 2 (0.53%) Internet
4 1 (0.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (12.23%) SQL Server
2 28 (7.45%) NoSQL
3 27 (7.18%) MongoDB
4 18 (4.79%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (4.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (4.26%) Big Data
6 14 (3.72%) Hadoop
7 13 (3.46%) MS Access
8 12 (3.19%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (2.66%) Hazelcast
10 9 (2.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (1.86%) HBase
12 6 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (1.60%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (1.60%) SQL Server 2016
13 5 (1.33%) IBM InfoSphere
13 5 (1.33%) OLAP
13 5 (1.33%) Oracle Exadata
13 5 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 4 (1.06%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 43 (11.44%) JIRA
2 22 (5.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 20 (5.32%) Subversion
4 7 (1.86%) Cucumber
5 6 (1.60%) Git (software)
6 5 (1.33%) ERwin
6 5 (1.33%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.06%) MSTest
8 3 (0.80%) Maven
8 3 (0.80%) Selenium
8 3 (0.80%) SonarQube
8 3 (0.80%) SpecFlow
8 3 (0.80%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.53%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 2 (0.53%) FitNesse
9 2 (0.53%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.53%) JMeter
9 2 (0.53%) NUnit
9 2 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.53%) WebDriver
General
1 204 (54.26%) Finance
2 198 (52.66%) Banking
3 113 (30.05%) Investment Banking
4 81 (21.54%) Front Office
5 20 (5.32%) Retail
6 15 (3.99%) Financial Institution
7 10 (2.66%) Retail Banking
8 9 (2.39%) Retail Finance
9 7 (1.86%) Marketing
10 4 (1.06%) Private Banking
11 3 (0.80%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.53%) Advertising
12 2 (0.53%) Back Office
12 2 (0.53%) Billing
12 2 (0.53%) Wholesale Banking
13 1 (0.27%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.27%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.27%) Games
13 1 (0.27%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 169 (44.95%) Developer
2 114 (30.32%) Analyst
3 75 (19.95%) Risk Analyst
4 64 (17.02%) Business Analyst
5 62 (16.49%) Credit Risk Developer
6 61 (16.22%) Credit Analyst
7 60 (15.96%) Credit Risk Analyst
8 45 (11.97%) C# Developer
9 43 (11.44%) Python Developer
10 42 (11.17%) Java Developer
11 38 (10.11%) Risk Business Analyst
12 30 (7.98%) Risk Manager
13 29 (7.71%) Senior Developer
14 28 (7.45%) Project Manager
15 25 (6.65%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
16 24 (6.38%) Banking Analyst
17 22 (5.85%) Qualitative Analyst
17 22 (5.85%) Quantitative Analyst
18 21 (5.59%) Quantitative Developer
19 20 (5.32%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (12.50%) .NET
2 38 (10.11%) WPF
3 37 (9.84%) WCF
4 29 (7.71%) HTML
5 23 (6.12%) .NET Framework
6 18 (4.79%) CSS
6 18 (4.79%) Reactive Extensions
6 18 (4.79%) Task Parallel Library
7 17 (4.52%) XML
8 15 (3.99%) HTML5
9 7 (1.86%) AngularJS
9 7 (1.86%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 7 (1.86%) Flask
10 6 (1.60%) NumPy
10 6 (1.60%) Pandas
11 5 (1.33%) Akka
11 5 (1.33%) Celery
11 5 (1.33%) Kafka
11 5 (1.33%) MDX
12 4 (1.06%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 113 (30.05%) Market Risk
2 75 (19.95%) Derivative
3 39 (10.37%) Fixed Income
4 29 (7.71%) Enterprise Software
5 28 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (6.38%) Computer Science
6 24 (6.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 20 (5.32%) Greenfield Project
8 19 (5.05%) Equities
9 11 (2.93%) Management Information System
9 11 (2.93%) Virtual Team
10 8 (2.13%) Grid Computing
11 7 (1.86%) Fintech
11 7 (1.86%) OTC Derivatives
12 3 (0.80%) Credit Derivative
12 3 (0.80%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.80%) Hedge funds
12 3 (0.80%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 3 (0.80%) Reference Data
13 2 (0.53%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 16 (4.26%) Linux
2 13 (3.46%) Unix
3 10 (2.66%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (30.85%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (24.73%) Risk Management
3 72 (19.15%) Stress Testing
4 50 (13.30%) Mathematics
5 49 (13.03%) Stakeholder Management
6 45 (11.97%) Analytics
7 41 (10.90%) Multithreading
8 39 (10.37%) Credit Risk Modelling
8 39 (10.37%) Project Management
9 38 (10.11%) Validation
10 35 (9.31%) Business Intelligence
11 31 (8.24%) Data Analysis
11 31 (8.24%) Physics
12 27 (7.18%) Credit Risk Management
12 27 (7.18%) TDD
12 27 (7.18%) Technical Analysis
12 27 (7.18%) User Acceptance Testing
13 26 (6.91%) Business Analysis
13 26 (6.91%) Data Modelling
14 25 (6.65%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 120 (31.91%) SQL
2 100 (26.60%) C#
3 76 (20.21%) Python
4 73 (19.41%) Java
5 59 (15.69%) C++
6 39 (10.37%) VBA
7 28 (7.45%) T-SQL
8 18 (4.79%) R
9 17 (4.52%) JavaScript
10 13 (3.46%) PHP
11 12 (3.19%) PL/SQL
12 11 (2.93%) TypeScript
13 10 (2.66%) Scala
14 8 (2.13%) MATLAB
15 7 (1.86%) Shell Script
16 6 (1.60%) C
17 4 (1.06%) Clojure
17 4 (1.06%) F#
18 3 (0.80%) Bash Shell
18 3 (0.80%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 53 (14.10%) Degree
2 14 (3.72%) Master's Degree
3 11 (2.93%) PhD
4 10 (2.66%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (1.86%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (0.80%) ISEB
7 2 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.53%) SAS Certification
8 1 (0.27%) CISA
8 1 (0.27%) CRISC
8 1 (0.27%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.27%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.85%) IFRS
1 22 (5.85%) QA
2 17 (4.52%) IFRS 9
3 10 (2.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (2.39%) Basel III
5 8 (2.13%) Data Quality
6 7 (1.86%) Basel II
6 7 (1.86%) MiFID
7 5 (1.33%) Dodd-Frank
7 5 (1.33%) EMIR
7 5 (1.33%) Solvency II
8 4 (1.06%) CRD IV
9 3 (0.80%) COREP
9 3 (0.80%) FATCA
10 2 (0.53%) FINREP
11 1 (0.27%) COBIT
11 1 (0.27%) GDPR
11 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 1 (0.27%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (1.06%) HDFS
2 3 (0.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.53%) Docker
4 1 (0.27%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 10 (2.66%) Control-M
2 4 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.80%) ITRS Geneos
3 3 (0.80%) Mesos
4 1 (0.27%) Dollar Universe
4 1 (0.27%) Oozie
Vendors
1 49 (13.03%) Microsoft
2 18 (4.79%) Oracle
3 14 (3.72%) Cognos
4 12 (3.19%) Informatica
5 8 (2.13%) Murex
6 7 (1.86%) IBM
7 5 (1.33%) Teradata
8 4 (1.06%) Atlassian
8 4 (1.06%) Sybase
9 3 (0.80%) Calypso
9 3 (0.80%) Sophis
9 3 (0.80%) Splunk
10 2 (0.53%) Algorithmics
10 2 (0.53%) Typemock
11 1 (0.27%) Tableau
11 1 (0.27%) TIBCO