The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Analytics
UK
Rank 564 611 604
Rank change year-on-year +47 -7  
Contract jobs citing Risk Analytics 32 31 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.071% 0.058% 0.032%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.085% 0.071% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 21 11
Median daily rate £613 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.50% -4.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £330 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £768 £625 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +28.78% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Risk Analytics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 37647 43912 41983
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 83.11% 82.85% 79.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 24815 28793 26009
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 953 1109 1205
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £28.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +33.02%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Risk Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Risk Analytics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Analytics in the UK

Risk Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Analytics in the UK

Risk Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Analytics over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Risk Analytics in the UK

Risk Analytics
Top 11 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 24 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
England +34 29 £613 +22.50% 5
London +31 27 £638 +15.90% 2
City of London +2 6 £700 +16.66% 1
Scotland +21 3 - - 2
Edinburgh +20 3 - - 1
East of England -4 1 £425 -
South West - 1 £425 -
Norwich - 1 £425 -
Bath - 1 £425 -
Somerset - 1 £425 -
Norfolk - 1 £425 -

Risk Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 with a requirement for Risk Analytics.

1 71 (100.00%) Analytics
2 41 (57.75%) Finance
3 23 (32.39%) Credit Risk
4 22 (30.99%) Risk Management
5 21 (29.58%) C#
5 21 (29.58%) SQL
5 21 (29.58%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (26.76%) C++
7 17 (23.94%) Banking
8 15 (21.13%) Market Risk
9 14 (19.72%) Mathematics
10 13 (18.31%) Python
11 11 (15.49%) Java
11 11 (15.49%) Investment Banking
11 11 (15.49%) Degree
12 10 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (14.08%) Statistics
12 10 (14.08%) SQL Server
12 10 (14.08%) Data Modelling
12 10 (14.08%) Project Management
13 9 (12.68%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (12.68%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (11.27%) Investment Management
14 8 (11.27%) R
14 8 (11.27%) SAS
14 8 (11.27%) Unix
14 8 (11.27%) .NET
15 7 (9.86%) Stakeholder Management
15 7 (9.86%) Data Analysis
15 7 (9.86%) Asset Management

Risk Analytics
Top Related 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 8 (11.27%) SAS
2 5 (7.04%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.82%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.41%) CMS
4 1 (1.41%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) LaTeX
1 2 (2.82%) Spreadsheet
1 2 (2.82%) SPSS
2 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.08%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.04%) Hadoop
2 5 (7.04%) Spotfire
3 4 (5.63%) Big Data
3 4 (5.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (5.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.82%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.82%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.82%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.82%) HBase
5 2 (2.82%) Impala
5 2 (2.82%) MySQL
6 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.41%) Power BI
6 1 (1.41%) QlikView
6 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.41%) SAS Visual Analytics
6 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.82%) JIRA
2 2 (2.82%) Subversion
3 1 (1.41%) CasperJS
3 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.41%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.41%) Selenium
General
1 41 (57.75%) Finance
2 17 (23.94%) Banking
3 11 (15.49%) Investment Banking
4 6 (8.45%) Front Office
5 3 (4.23%) Marketing
6 2 (2.82%) Retail
7 1 (1.41%) French Language
Job Titles
1 27 (38.03%) Analyst
2 25 (35.21%) Developer
3 18 (25.35%) Risk Analyst
4 13 (18.31%) Business Analyst
5 11 (15.49%) Risk Business Analyst
6 9 (12.68%) Quantitative Developer
7 7 (9.86%) Project Manager
8 6 (8.45%) C# Developer
8 6 (8.45%) Credit Analyst
8 6 (8.45%) Credit Risk Analyst
8 6 (8.45%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
8 6 (8.45%) Risk Manager
9 5 (7.04%) .NET Developer
10 4 (5.63%) Analytics Manager
10 4 (5.63%) C++ Developer
10 4 (5.63%) Data Analyst
10 4 (5.63%) Market Risk Analyst
10 4 (5.63%) Python Developer
10 4 (5.63%) Quantitative Analyst
10 4 (5.63%) SAS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.27%) .NET
2 5 (7.04%) WCF
3 4 (5.63%) WF
4 2 (2.82%) ADO
4 2 (2.82%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.82%) Flash
5 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.41%) Celery
5 1 (1.41%) Django
5 1 (1.41%) jQuery
5 1 (1.41%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (1.41%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (1.41%) NumPy
5 1 (1.41%) Pandas
5 1 (1.41%) React
5 1 (1.41%) SailPoint
5 1 (1.41%) STL
5 1 (1.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (32.39%) Credit Risk
2 15 (21.13%) Market Risk
3 10 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (8.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (5.63%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.63%) Grid Computing
6 3 (4.23%) Fintech
6 3 (4.23%) Fixed Income
6 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.82%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.82%) Derivative
8 1 (1.41%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.41%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 1 (1.41%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.41%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.41%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.27%) Unix
2 3 (4.23%) Linux
3 1 (1.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (100.00%) Analytics
2 22 (30.99%) Risk Management
3 21 (29.58%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (19.72%) Mathematics
5 10 (14.08%) Data Modelling
5 10 (14.08%) Project Management
5 10 (14.08%) Statistics
6 9 (12.68%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (12.68%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (11.27%) Investment Management
8 7 (9.86%) Asset Management
8 7 (9.86%) Data Analysis
8 7 (9.86%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (8.45%) Data Architecture
9 6 (8.45%) Economics
9 6 (8.45%) Validation
10 5 (7.04%) Fund Management
10 5 (7.04%) Stress Testing
10 5 (7.04%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (7.04%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 21 (29.58%) C#
1 21 (29.58%) SQL
2 19 (26.76%) C++
3 13 (18.31%) Python
4 11 (15.49%) Java
5 8 (11.27%) R
6 6 (8.45%) VBA
7 5 (7.04%) MATLAB
8 4 (5.63%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.82%) Scala
9 2 (2.82%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.41%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (15.49%) Degree
2 5 (7.04%) PhD
2 5 (7.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (5.63%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) Data Quality
1 4 (5.63%) PMO
2 3 (4.23%) QA
3 2 (2.82%) GDPR
3 2 (2.82%) Solvency II
4 1 (1.41%) IAS 39
4 1 (1.41%) IFRS
4 1 (1.41%) IFRS 9
4 1 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.41%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (4.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (8.45%) Microsoft
1 6 (8.45%) Oracle
2 5 (7.04%) Teradata
3 3 (4.23%) SAP
3 3 (4.23%) Sybase
4 2 (2.82%) Algorithmics
4 2 (2.82%) Perforce
4 2 (2.82%) Tableau
5 1 (1.41%) Google
5 1 (1.41%) HP
5 1 (1.41%) IBM
5 1 (1.41%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.41%) Palantir
5 1 (1.41%) Planview
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Reed Technology
Rate: £370 - £420 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
AMS contingency
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 21 days ago