Period
to 19 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Credit Risk in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Credit Risk over the 6 months to 19 August 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
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 603 500 483
Rank change year-on-year -103 -17 -99
Contract jobs citing Credit Risk 302 399 506
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.41% 0.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.87% 1.21% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 297 346
UK median daily rate £575 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £369 £353 £325
90th Percentile £700 £700 £713
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year - -5.88% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
UK median hourly rate - - £60.00
UK excluding London 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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 34,855 32,986 37,195
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 34.10% 34.20% 34.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,566 21,495 24,288
UK median daily rate £470 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £250
90th Percentile £656 £638 £621
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,061 1,048 1,258
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £20.50 £20.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.88% -0.41% +10.05%
10th Percentile £12.23 £11.25 £11.32
90th Percentile £51.00 £50.00 £47.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.66 £20.81
% change year-on-year +1.73% -5.50% +15.58%

Credit Risk
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Credit Risk in the UK

Credit Risk
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Credit Risk in the UK

Credit Risk
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Credit Risk in the UK

Credit Risk
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Credit Risk in the UK

Credit Risk
Top 13 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 19 August 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
England -84 289 £581 +5.68% 42
London -61 228 £600 +4.80% 22
UK excluding London -66 74 £400 - 21
Midlands +25 44 £388 -8.82% 14
East Midlands +33 37 £388 -8.82% 11
North of England -42 14 £498 +10.49% 4
Scotland -66 13 £400 +3.23% 1
West Midlands -21 7 £375 -11.76% 3
North West -25 5 £408 -14.26%
North East - 5 £650 -
Yorkshire -18 4 £463 +3.93% 4
South East -25 2 - - 1
South West -18 1 £650 +126.09% 1

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 with a requirement for Credit Risk.

1 141 (46.69%) Finance
2 125 (41.39%) Banking
2 125 (41.39%) SQL
3 76 (25.17%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (20.53%) Front Office
5 60 (19.87%) Analytical Skills
6 58 (19.21%) Market Risk
7 57 (18.87%) C#
8 53 (17.55%) Java
9 52 (17.22%) Stress Testing
10 47 (15.56%) Degree
11 44 (14.57%) .NET
12 43 (14.24%) Investment Banking
13 42 (13.91%) SQL Server
13 42 (13.91%) SAS
14 41 (13.58%) Risk Management
14 41 (13.58%) Analytics
15 37 (12.25%) Marketing
16 36 (11.92%) Oracle
17 34 (11.26%) Decision-Making
18 32 (10.60%) Python
18 32 (10.60%) Stakeholder Management
19 30 (9.93%) JIRA
20 29 (9.60%) Multithreading
20 29 (9.60%) Problem-Solving
21 27 (8.94%) Data Warehouse
22 26 (8.61%) ETL
22 26 (8.61%) Retail
22 26 (8.61%) MongoDB
22 26 (8.61%) Technical Analysis

Credit Risk
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 42 (13.91%) SAS
2 16 (5.30%) Apache Spark
3 12 (3.97%) Apache
3 12 (3.97%) Confluence
4 8 (2.65%) IBM HTTP Server
5 5 (1.66%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.99%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.66%) DataSynapse
7 2 (0.66%) WordPress
8 1 (0.33%) GemFire
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.33%) PegaRULES
Applications
1 20 (6.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (3.31%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (3.31%) MS Visio
3 8 (2.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (2.65%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.66%) Summit
2 1 (0.33%) Capstone
2 1 (0.33%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.33%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.96%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.31%) Heroku
3 5 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.32%) IBM Blueworks
5 2 (0.66%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.66%) Office 365
5 2 (0.66%) OpenShift
5 2 (0.66%) SaaS
6 1 (0.33%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.33%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (0.33%) NuGet
6 1 (0.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.97%) FTP
1 12 (3.97%) HTTP
2 10 (3.31%) DNS
2 10 (3.31%) SSL
2 10 (3.31%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.66%) SMS
4 2 (0.66%) Firewall
5 1 (0.33%) Internet
5 1 (0.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (13.91%) SQL Server
2 27 (8.94%) Data Warehouse
3 26 (8.61%) MongoDB
4 24 (7.95%) NoSQL
5 17 (5.63%) Hadoop
6 14 (4.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (4.30%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (4.30%) Redis
8 12 (3.97%) Big Data
9 11 (3.64%) Relational Database
10 9 (2.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (2.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (1.66%) Oracle Database
12 4 (1.32%) Hazelcast
12 4 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (0.99%) Data Mining
13 3 (0.99%) OLAP
13 3 (0.99%) OLAP Cube
14 2 (0.66%) BusinessObjects
14 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 30 (9.93%) JIRA
2 16 (5.30%) Git (software)
2 16 (5.30%) Subversion
3 14 (4.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 12 (3.97%) GitLab
5 6 (1.99%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.32%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.32%) Maven
7 2 (0.66%) Bitbucket
7 2 (0.66%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.66%) TestDirector
7 2 (0.66%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.33%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.33%) FxCop
8 1 (0.33%) JMeter
8 1 (0.33%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.33%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.33%) Selenium
8 1 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.33%) TeamCity
General
1 141 (46.69%) Finance
2 125 (41.39%) Banking
3 62 (20.53%) Front Office
4 43 (14.24%) Investment Banking
5 37 (12.25%) Marketing
6 26 (8.61%) Retail
7 13 (4.30%) Corporate Banking
8 9 (2.98%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.99%) Legal
10 5 (1.66%) Retail Banking
10 5 (1.66%) Retail Finance
11 3 (0.99%) Games
11 3 (0.99%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.66%) Back Office
12 2 (0.66%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.66%) International Banking
12 2 (0.66%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.66%) Publishing
13 1 (0.33%) Billing
13 1 (0.33%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 120 (39.74%) Developer
2 85 (28.15%) Analyst
3 53 (17.55%) Risk Analyst
4 52 (17.22%) C# Developer
5 42 (13.91%) Business Analyst
6 37 (12.25%) Credit Analyst
7 35 (11.59%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 35 (11.59%) Credit Risk Developer
8 28 (9.27%) Java Developer
9 27 (8.94%) Senior Developer
10 23 (7.62%) Market Risk Developer
11 22 (7.28%) Risk Business Analyst
12 19 (6.29%) .NET Developer
13 18 (5.96%) Qualitative Analyst
13 18 (5.96%) Quantitative Analyst
14 17 (5.63%) C# .NET Developer
14 17 (5.63%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
15 16 (5.30%) Project Manager
16 15 (4.97%) Senior Java Developer
16 15 (4.97%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (14.57%) .NET
2 22 (7.28%) WCF
3 19 (6.29%) WPF
4 18 (5.96%) AngularJS
5 16 (5.30%) REST
6 15 (4.97%) .NET Framework
7 14 (4.64%) HTML
7 14 (4.64%) HTML5
7 14 (4.64%) Kafka
7 14 (4.64%) Reactive Extensions
7 14 (4.64%) SOAP
7 14 (4.64%) Task Parallel Library
8 13 (4.30%) CSS
9 12 (3.97%) OAuth
9 12 (3.97%) OAuth2
9 12 (3.97%) RabbitMQ
9 12 (3.97%) React
9 12 (3.97%) Ruby on Rails
10 10 (3.31%) ASP.NET
10 10 (3.31%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 60 (19.87%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (19.21%) Market Risk
3 22 (7.28%) Fixed Income
4 18 (5.96%) Derivative
5 16 (5.30%) Computer Science
6 14 (4.64%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (3.97%) Fintech
8 11 (3.64%) Grid Computing
9 7 (2.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (1.66%) Credit Derivative
10 5 (1.66%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.32%) Equities
11 4 (1.32%) Greenfield Project
11 4 (1.32%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.32%) Self-Motivation
11 4 (1.32%) Social Media
12 2 (0.66%) AS400
12 2 (0.66%) Podcast
12 2 (0.66%) Security Operations Centre
12 2 (0.66%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 14 (4.64%) Linux
1 14 (4.64%) Unix
2 8 (2.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (25.17%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (17.22%) Stress Testing
3 41 (13.58%) Analytics
3 41 (13.58%) Risk Management
4 34 (11.26%) Decision-Making
5 32 (10.60%) Stakeholder Management
6 29 (9.60%) Multithreading
6 29 (9.60%) Problem-Solving
7 26 (8.61%) ETL
7 26 (8.61%) Technical Analysis
8 24 (7.95%) Validation
9 21 (6.95%) Data Modelling
10 20 (6.62%) Functional Programming
11 18 (5.96%) TDD
12 17 (5.63%) Business Analysis
12 17 (5.63%) Data Analysis
13 16 (5.30%) BDD
13 16 (5.30%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (5.30%) Integration Testing
13 16 (5.30%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 125 (41.39%) SQL
2 57 (18.87%) C#
3 53 (17.55%) Java
4 32 (10.60%) Python
5 18 (5.96%) T-SQL
6 17 (5.63%) JavaScript
7 12 (3.97%) ES6
7 12 (3.97%) MATLAB
7 12 (3.97%) Ruby
8 11 (3.64%) Java 8
9 10 (3.31%) R
10 9 (2.98%) VBA
11 8 (2.65%) C++
11 8 (2.65%) Clojure
11 8 (2.65%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.99%) Perl
13 2 (0.66%) C
13 2 (0.66%) Scala
13 2 (0.66%) XMLA
14 1 (0.33%) Jython
Qualifications
1 47 (15.56%) Degree
2 9 (2.98%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.99%) Master's Degree
4 5 (1.66%) PMP
5 4 (1.32%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.66%) ACCA
6 2 (0.66%) CCA
6 2 (0.66%) PhD
7 1 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.33%) MBA
7 1 (0.33%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.95%) Data Quality
2 23 (7.62%) IFRS
3 22 (7.28%) IFRS 9
4 7 (2.32%) Basel II
5 3 (0.99%) PMO
6 2 (0.66%) GDPR
6 2 (0.66%) QA
6 2 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.33%) GCP
7 1 (0.33%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.33%) UCITS
System Software
1 15 (4.97%) Docker
2 2 (0.66%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.33%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 12 (3.97%) Mesos
2 10 (3.31%) Marathon
3 9 (2.98%) Control-M
4 3 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.99%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (0.66%) Ansible
5 2 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.33%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 36 (11.92%) Oracle
2 15 (4.97%) Microsoft
3 12 (3.97%) Informatica
4 11 (3.64%) Ab Initio
4 11 (3.64%) Cloudera
5 6 (1.99%) Google
6 4 (1.32%) Murex
7 3 (0.99%) Sybase
7 3 (0.99%) Tableau
8 2 (0.66%) Adobe
8 2 (0.66%) Algorithmics
8 2 (0.66%) BT
8 2 (0.66%) Facebook
8 2 (0.66%) Twitter
8 2 (0.66%) VMware
9 1 (0.33%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.33%) Pega
9 1 (0.33%) SunGard
9 1 (0.33%) Teradata
9 1 (0.33%) TIBCO