The median contractor rate for a Risk Analyst was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 27 June 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.

Risk Analyst
England / London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 342 295 315
Rank change year-on-year -47 +20  
Contract jobs requiring a Risk Analyst 82 135 119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.39% 0.62% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.65% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 97 103
Median daily rate £500 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £371 £423
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £685 £645
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £445
% change year-on-year - -4.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19752 20748 21808
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.88% 95.27% 94.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 14071 15056 15231
Median daily rate £500 £463 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +5.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 251 228 364
Median hourly rate £19.82 £17.89 £19.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.81% -8.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.85 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £42.60 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Risk Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Analyst in London

Risk Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Analyst in London

Risk Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Risk Analyst in London

Risk Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Analyst in London

Risk Analyst
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 Risk Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
City of London -17 9 £600 +14.28% 1
Docklands, London - 4 £638 -
Bromley +3 1 - -
Risk Analyst
England

Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 London region featuring Risk Analyst in the job title.

1 86 (58.11%) Banking
2 67 (45.27%) Finance
3 59 (39.86%) Market Risk
4 56 (37.84%) SQL
5 54 (36.49%) Risk Management
6 44 (29.73%) Investment Banking
7 40 (27.03%) Credit Risk
8 35 (23.65%) Business Analysis
9 28 (18.92%) Front Office
10 27 (18.24%) Analytical Skills
11 25 (16.89%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (16.89%) Microsoft Excel
12 22 (14.86%) Stress Testing
13 20 (13.51%) VBA
14 15 (10.14%) JIRA
14 15 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
15 13 (8.78%) Mathematics
15 13 (8.78%) Microsoft
16 12 (8.11%) Data Quality
17 11 (7.43%) Data Analysis
17 11 (7.43%) SQL Server
18 10 (6.76%) Microsoft Office
18 10 (6.76%) Change Management
18 10 (6.76%) Fixed Income
18 10 (6.76%) Derivative
18 10 (6.76%) Degree
18 10 (6.76%) Hadoop
18 10 (6.76%) Big Data
18 10 (6.76%) Analytics
18 10 (6.76%) Dodd-Frank

Risk Analyst Skill Set
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 6 (4.05%) SAS
2 4 (2.70%) Apache Pig
3 3 (2.03%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 25 (16.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (6.76%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (5.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (4.73%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.03%) SunGard APT
2 1 (0.68%) Summit
2 1 (0.68%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.68%) IaaS
2 1 (0.68%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.35%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (1.35%) DNS
1 2 (1.35%) Firewall
1 2 (1.35%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (1.35%) Network Security
2 1 (0.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.43%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.76%) Big Data
2 10 (6.76%) Hadoop
3 5 (3.38%) Data Mining
3 5 (3.38%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.70%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.70%) MySQL
5 3 (2.03%) QlikView
6 2 (1.35%) Base SAS
7 1 (0.68%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.68%) DB2
7 1 (0.68%) HBase
7 1 (0.68%) MS Access
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (10.14%) JIRA
2 9 (6.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (3.38%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.70%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.68%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.68%) SpecFlow
General
1 86 (58.11%) Banking
2 67 (45.27%) Finance
3 44 (29.73%) Investment Banking
4 28 (18.92%) Front Office
5 7 (4.73%) Back Office
6 6 (4.05%) Financial Institution
7 5 (3.38%) Retail
8 4 (2.70%) French Language
9 3 (2.03%) Legal
9 3 (2.03%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.68%) Advertising
10 1 (0.68%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.68%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.70%) Web Services
2 1 (0.68%) .NET
2 1 (0.68%) Gherkin
2 1 (0.68%) MDX
2 1 (0.68%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 59 (39.86%) Market Risk
2 40 (27.03%) Credit Risk
3 27 (18.24%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (6.76%) Derivative
4 10 (6.76%) Fixed Income
5 7 (4.73%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.38%) Equities
7 3 (2.03%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.03%) Clustering
7 3 (2.03%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.35%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.35%) NHS
8 2 (1.35%) OTC Derivatives
9 1 (0.68%) Fintech
9 1 (0.68%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.05%) Windows
2 3 (2.03%) Linux
2 3 (2.03%) Solaris
3 2 (1.35%) Unix
3 2 (1.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (36.49%) Risk Management
2 35 (23.65%) Business Analysis
3 25 (16.89%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (14.86%) Stress Testing
5 15 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (8.78%) Mathematics
7 11 (7.43%) Data Analysis
8 10 (6.76%) Analytics
8 10 (6.76%) Change Management
9 9 (6.08%) Collateral Management
9 9 (6.08%) Credit Risk Management
9 9 (6.08%) Scenario Testing
9 9 (6.08%) Scrum
10 8 (5.41%) Data Modelling
10 8 (5.41%) Validation
11 7 (4.73%) Asset Management
11 7 (4.73%) Migration
11 7 (4.73%) Risk Analysis
11 7 (4.73%) Workflow
12 6 (4.05%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (37.84%) SQL
2 20 (13.51%) VBA
3 9 (6.08%) R
4 7 (4.73%) Python
5 5 (3.38%) Java
5 5 (3.38%) PowerShell
6 4 (2.70%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.03%) C#
7 3 (2.03%) C++
8 2 (1.35%) SAS Macro
8 2 (1.35%) Scala
9 1 (0.68%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (6.76%) Degree
2 4 (2.70%) Master's Degree
3 3 (2.03%) CISM
3 3 (2.03%) CISSP
4 2 (1.35%) CASP
4 2 (1.35%) CEH
4 2 (1.35%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (1.35%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (1.35%) Security+ Certification
4 2 (1.35%) SSCP
5 1 (0.68%) CFA
5 1 (0.68%) CISA
5 1 (0.68%) ISEB
5 1 (0.68%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.11%) Data Quality
2 10 (6.76%) Dodd-Frank
3 6 (4.05%) Basel II
4 4 (2.70%) QA
5 3 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (2.03%) PCI DSS
6 2 (1.35%) Basel III
6 2 (1.35%) CRD IV
6 2 (1.35%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.68%) EMIR
7 1 (0.68%) IFRS
7 1 (0.68%) IFRS 9
7 1 (0.68%) ISAE 3402
7 1 (0.68%) MiFID
7 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.03%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.03%) HDFS
2 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.70%) Dollar Universe
2 2 (1.35%) Nessus
Vendors
1 13 (8.78%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.41%) Oracle
3 3 (2.03%) SunGard
4 2 (1.35%) Bloomberg
4 2 (1.35%) BT
4 2 (1.35%) Charles River
4 2 (1.35%) CheckPoint
4 2 (1.35%) Cisco
4 2 (1.35%) Google
4 2 (1.35%) LogRhythm
4 2 (1.35%) McAfee
4 2 (1.35%) Palo Alto
4 2 (1.35%) Qualys
4 2 (1.35%) Sophos
4 2 (1.35%) Splunk
4 2 (1.35%) Tableau
5 1 (0.68%) Citrix
5 1 (0.68%) FactSet
5 1 (0.68%) Reuters
5 1 (0.68%) ServiceNow
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