Period
to 19 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Credit Risk in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Credit Risk over the 6 months to 19 October 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 188 139 159
Rank change year-on-year -49 +20 +4
Contract jobs citing Credit Risk 16 41 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.30% 0.85% 0.87%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.00% 2.84% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 22 32
Scotland median daily rate £350 £389 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.97% -18.16% +13.10%
10th Percentile £296 £250 £314
90th Percentile £448 £449 £571
UK median daily rate £605 £564 £494
% change year-on-year +7.32% +14.18% -7.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - £60.00

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 Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,599 1,444 1,736
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 29.85% 30.00% 35.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 791 749 1,015
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -
10th Percentile £220 £218 £229
90th Percentile £538 £525 £488
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 67 54
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.08% -35.14% +100.00%
10th Percentile £10.80 £11.25 £10.23
90th Percentile £53.00 £43.75 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £21.18 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +5.90% - +7.99%

Credit Risk
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Credit Risk in Scotland

Credit Risk
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Credit Risk in Scotland

Credit Risk
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Credit Risk in Scotland over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Credit Risk in Scotland

Credit Risk
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 6 months to 19 October 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
Edinburgh -29 14 £350 -5.08% 4
Glasgow -15 2 - -
Credit Risk
UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Credit Risk also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Credit Risk.

1 13 (81.25%) SQL
2 12 (75.00%) Finance
3 9 (56.25%) SAS
4 7 (43.75%) Banking
5 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (25.00%) Data Quality
6 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (18.75%) Oracle
7 3 (18.75%) Project Management
7 3 (18.75%) MS Visio
7 3 (18.75%) Degree
7 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (18.75%) Data Governance
8 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (12.50%) Django
8 2 (12.50%) Stress Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
8 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
8 2 (12.50%) IFRS
8 2 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (12.50%) Physics
8 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
8 2 (12.50%) Derivative
8 2 (12.50%) Retail

Credit Risk
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 9 (56.25%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (18.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) FitNesse
1 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (75.00%) Finance
2 7 (43.75%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (6.25%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
4 1 (6.25%) Front Office
4 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Risk Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Angular Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Banking Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Credit Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Django Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Python Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Python/Django Developer
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Credit Risk Manager
5 1 (6.25%) IT Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) SAS Credit Risk Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) SAS Risk Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Validation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
1 2 (12.50%) Django
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Derivative
3 1 (6.25%) Fixed Income
3 1 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (6.25%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Data Governance
3 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (18.75%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) OO
4 2 (12.50%) Physics
4 2 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (12.50%) Stress Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Data Management
5 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) C++
2 2 (12.50%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
2 2 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) C
3 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (12.50%) IFRS
3 1 (6.25%) FINREP
3 1 (6.25%) FRS 29
3 1 (6.25%) IFRS 9
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Teradata