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 3 months to 29 March 2017 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 108 105
Rank change year-on-year +16 -3  
Contract jobs citing Credit Risk 14 26 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.80% 1.00% 0.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.45% 3.25% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 21 14
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £330 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £650 £514
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -5.55% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Credit Risk is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 572 799 737
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 32.52% 30.83% 25.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 438 388
Median daily rate £361 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.66% +2.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 25
Median hourly rate £47.23 £39.00 £19.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.10% +96.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.49 £14.94 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £45.80 £55.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £26.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -26.41% +43.24%  

Credit Risk
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Credit Risk as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 March 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
Edinburgh +8 11 £450 -
Glasgow +4 3 £386 +28.75% 4
Credit Risk
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Credit Risk.

1 13 (59.09%) Finance
2 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 9 (40.91%) Banking
3 8 (36.36%) SAS
3 8 (36.36%) Risk Management
3 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (27.27%) Analytics
4 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (22.73%) Business Analysis
6 4 (18.18%) Data Analysis
6 4 (18.18%) Project Management
6 4 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (18.18%) Data Analytics
6 4 (18.18%) Credit Risk Modelling
6 4 (18.18%) Regulatory Compliance
6 4 (18.18%) Predictive Analysis
7 3 (13.64%) Credit Risk Management
7 3 (13.64%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (13.64%) Degree
7 3 (13.64%) QA
7 3 (13.64%) Change Management
7 3 (13.64%) Migration
7 3 (13.64%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (13.64%) Retail
7 3 (13.64%) Retail Banking
8 2 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
8 2 (9.09%) Marketing
8 2 (9.09%) Data Management
8 2 (9.09%) Economics
8 2 (9.09%) Programme Management

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 8 (36.36%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Bitbucket
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (59.09%) Finance
2 9 (40.91%) Banking
3 3 (13.64%) Retail
3 3 (13.64%) Retail Banking
4 2 (9.09%) Marketing
5 1 (4.55%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (4.55%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Business Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Credit Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Credit Risk Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Risk Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Risk Business Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Credit Risk Modeller
4 4 (18.18%) SAS Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Analytics Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Credit Risk Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Risk Manager
5 2 (9.09%) SAS Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Test Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Financial Services Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Junior Project Leader
6 1 (4.55%) Migration Manager
6 1 (4.55%) SAS Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (9.09%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.55%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Risk Management
2 6 (27.27%) Analytics
2 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (22.73%) Business Analysis
4 4 (18.18%) Credit Risk Modelling
4 4 (18.18%) Data Analysis
4 4 (18.18%) Data Analytics
4 4 (18.18%) Predictive Analysis
4 4 (18.18%) Project Management
4 4 (18.18%) Regulatory Compliance
5 3 (13.64%) Change Management
5 3 (13.64%) Credit Risk Management
5 3 (13.64%) Migration
5 3 (13.64%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (13.64%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (9.09%) Economics
6 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
6 2 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) Statistics
6 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) Delphi
2 2 (9.09%) JCL
2 2 (9.09%) MATLAB
3 1 (4.55%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
3 1 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) Basel III
2 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.55%) FINREP
2 1 (4.55%) GDPR
2 1 (4.55%) IFRS
2 1 (4.55%) IFRS 9
2 1 (4.55%) MiFID
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Perforce