Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Risk Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Risk Analytics over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the 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 Analytics
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 537 553 561
Rank change year-on-year +16 +8 -32
Contract jobs citing Risk Analytics 95 63 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.20% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.16% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 36 42
London median daily rate £625 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.64% - -4.35%
10th Percentile £432 £400 £375
90th Percentile £725 £931 £686
England median daily rate £625 £550 £547
% change year-on-year +13.64% +0.59% -2.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £60.00

Risk Analytics is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 40583 38438 39314
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.96% 86.23% 83.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 29509 27575 28097
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £288
90th Percentile £675 £642 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 378 398 474
London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.31 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.15 £50.84 £50.69
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.72% +8.53% +18.42%

Risk Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Analytics in London

Risk Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Analytics in London

Risk Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Analytics in London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Risk Analytics in London

Risk Analytics
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 Analytics within the London region over the 6 months to 20 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
Central London +1 19 £625 +13.64% 4
South London -32 1 £600 +37.93%
Risk Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Analytics 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 Risk Analytics.

1 95 (100.00%) Analytics
2 39 (41.05%) C#
3 38 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (37.89%) Python
4 36 (37.89%) Analytical Skills
5 34 (35.79%) Finance
6 33 (34.74%) Derivative
7 32 (33.68%) C++
8 26 (27.37%) Fixed Income
9 25 (26.32%) Windows
10 24 (25.26%) Microsoft Excel
11 23 (24.21%) JavaScript
11 23 (24.21%) .NET
12 21 (22.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 21 (22.11%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 21 (22.11%) Quantitative Research
12 21 (22.11%) Spreadsheet
13 20 (21.05%) Front Office
14 19 (20.00%) Scrum
14 19 (20.00%) Banking
15 18 (18.95%) Kanban
15 18 (18.95%) Stakeholder Management
15 18 (18.95%) Hadoop
16 17 (17.89%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 17 (17.89%) D3.js
17 16 (16.84%) AngularJS
17 16 (16.84%) JIRA
18 15 (15.79%) XML
18 15 (15.79%) Machine Learning
18 15 (15.79%) Big Data

Risk Analytics
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 14 (14.74%) CMS
2 3 (3.16%) nginx
3 1 (1.05%) Confluence
3 1 (1.05%) SAS
Applications
1 24 (25.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (22.11%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.95%) Hadoop
2 15 (15.79%) Big Data
3 14 (14.74%) BusinessObjects
3 14 (14.74%) MongoDB
4 11 (11.58%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.05%) Blockchain
5 1 (1.05%) DB2
5 1 (1.05%) HBase
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (16.84%) JIRA
2 4 (4.21%) Cucumber
2 4 (4.21%) Karma Test Runner
2 4 (4.21%) Mocha
3 2 (2.11%) Subversion
4 1 (1.05%) ANTLR
4 1 (1.05%) yacc
General
1 34 (35.79%) Finance
2 20 (21.05%) Front Office
3 19 (20.00%) Banking
4 6 (6.32%) Investment Banking
5 4 (4.21%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.11%) Electronics
6 2 (2.11%) International Banking
6 2 (2.11%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.11%) Marketing
6 2 (2.11%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.05%) Retail
7 1 (1.05%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 65 (68.42%) Developer
2 28 (29.47%) C++ Developer
3 25 (26.32%) Analytics Developer
4 20 (21.05%) C++ Pricing Developer
4 20 (21.05%) Pricing Developer
4 20 (21.05%) Quantitative Developer
5 15 (15.79%) C++ Quantitative Developer
6 14 (14.74%) Analyst
6 14 (14.74%) Delivery Manager
7 13 (13.68%) Front Office Developer
8 11 (11.58%) Front Office C++ Developer
9 10 (10.53%) C# Developer
10 9 (9.47%) Business Analyst
11 8 (8.42%) JavaScript Developer
12 5 (5.26%) Python Developer
12 5 (5.26%) Risk Analytics Developer
13 4 (4.21%) Business Manager
13 4 (4.21%) Java Developer
13 4 (4.21%) Project Manager
13 4 (4.21%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (24.21%) .NET
2 17 (17.89%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 17 (17.89%) D3.js
3 16 (16.84%) AngularJS
4 15 (15.79%) XML
5 14 (14.74%) JSON
5 14 (14.74%) STL
6 8 (8.42%) React
6 8 (8.42%) REST
7 4 (4.21%) Angular 2
7 4 (4.21%) Backbone.js
7 4 (4.21%) CSS
7 4 (4.21%) HTML
7 4 (4.21%) HTML5
7 4 (4.21%) LESS
7 4 (4.21%) Node.js
7 4 (4.21%) Redux
7 4 (4.21%) Sass
7 4 (4.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (3.16%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 36 (37.89%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (34.74%) Derivative
3 26 (27.37%) Fixed Income
4 21 (22.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 21 (22.11%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 14 (14.74%) Swaptions
6 5 (5.26%) Credit Risk
7 4 (4.21%) Computer Science
8 3 (3.16%) Algorithms
8 3 (3.16%) Market Risk
9 2 (2.11%) Equities
10 1 (1.05%) Credit Derivative
10 1 (1.05%) Data Structures
10 1 (1.05%) Digital Signage
10 1 (1.05%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (1.05%) OTC Derivatives
10 1 (1.05%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (26.32%) Windows
2 14 (14.74%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (100.00%) Analytics
2 38 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (22.11%) Quantitative Research
4 19 (20.00%) Scrum
5 18 (18.95%) Kanban
5 18 (18.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (15.79%) Machine Learning
7 14 (14.74%) Data Visualisation
7 14 (14.74%) Personalization
7 14 (14.74%) Visualisation
8 13 (13.68%) Data Governance
8 13 (13.68%) Risk Management
9 10 (10.53%) Investment Management
10 7 (7.37%) Experimental Design
10 7 (7.37%) Multithreading
10 7 (7.37%) OO
10 7 (7.37%) Predictive Analytics
11 5 (5.26%) Low Latency
11 5 (5.26%) TDD
12 4 (4.21%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 39 (41.05%) C#
2 36 (37.89%) Python
3 32 (33.68%) C++
4 23 (24.21%) JavaScript
5 9 (9.47%) SQL
6 8 (8.42%) Java
7 4 (4.21%) ES6
8 3 (3.16%) VBA
9 1 (1.05%) C++/CLI
9 1 (1.05%) R
9 1 (1.05%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (10.53%) Degree
2 6 (6.32%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.21%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (3.16%) Master's Degree
5 3 (3.16%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (1.05%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.05%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.05%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.16%) UCITS
2 2 (2.11%) MiFID
3 1 (1.05%) IFRS
System Software
1 1 (1.05%) HDFS
Vendors
1 14 (14.74%) Microsoft
1 14 (14.74%) SAP
2 3 (3.16%) Bloomberg
2 3 (3.16%) FactSet
3 2 (2.11%) Perforce
3 2 (2.11%) Tableau
4 1 (1.05%) Sybase