Period
to 26 June 2019

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 26 June 2019 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
26 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 173 185 127
Rank change year-on-year +12 -58 +16
Contract jobs citing Credit Risk 10 16 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.22% 0.30% 0.97%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.77% 1.06% 3.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 25
Scotland median daily rate £463 £415 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.45% +9.21% -15.56%
10th Percentile £340 £347 £255
90th Percentile £566 £485 £473
UK median daily rate £600 £550 £513
% change year-on-year +9.09% +7.21% +2.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

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 1,295 1,513 1,196
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 29.04% 28.34% 30.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 691 822 654
Scotland median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £213 £213 £193
90th Percentile £575 £525 £500
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 45 29
Scotland median hourly rate £26.38 £17.50 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.71% -57.83% +8.50%
10th Percentile £16.15 £10.60 £11.32
90th Percentile £46.63 £50.00 £52.17
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £21.95 £20.00
% change year-on-year -4.33% +9.75% -4.76%

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 26 June 2019.

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 26 June 2019. 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 +13 9 £463 +10.12%
Glasgow +6 1 £310 -21.52% 1
Credit Risk
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 2019, 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 8 (80.00%) Banking
2 6 (60.00%) Project Management
2 6 (60.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Retail Banking
4 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (40.00%) Middleware
4 4 (40.00%) Decision-Making
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) Python
5 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (20.00%) Stress Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
6 2 (20.00%) Financial Institution
6 2 (20.00%) Market Risk
7 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk Management
7 1 (10.00%) Scorecard
7 1 (10.00%) Mathematical Modelling
7 1 (10.00%) Firewall
7 1 (10.00%) Front Office
7 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (10.00%) Legal
7 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
7 1 (10.00%) Scrum
7 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
7 1 (10.00%) Service Management
7 1 (10.00%) Change Management
7 1 (10.00%) SOA
7 1 (10.00%) SAS

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 1 (10.00%) GlassFish
1 1 (10.00%) JBoss
1 1 (10.00%) SAS
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Hudson
1 1 (10.00%) Introscope
General
1 8 (80.00%) Banking
2 6 (60.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) Retail Banking
4 2 (20.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (10.00%) Front Office
5 1 (10.00%) Legal
5 1 (10.00%) Retail
5 1 (10.00%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Credit Risk Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Credit Risk Project Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Fraud Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Fraud Risk Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Risk Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Risk Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Business Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Data Model Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Monitoring Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) Java EE
2 1 (10.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Market Risk
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Project Management
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Decision-Making
3 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (20.00%) Stress Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) Application Performance Management
6 1 (10.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk Management
6 1 (10.00%) Data Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) Microservices
6 1 (10.00%) Numerical Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
6 1 (10.00%) Re-Platforming
6 1 (10.00%) Scorecard
6 1 (10.00%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Python
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C++
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
2 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) CA Wily
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) AppDynamics
1 1 (10.00%) CA
1 1 (10.00%) IBM