The table below looks at the statistics for AIFMD skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AIFMD over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD)
Rank 161 162 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing AIFMD 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.031% 0.029% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.30% 0.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £550 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £396
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
AIFMD
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
335 341 542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.47% 9.86% 9.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 231 410
Median daily rate £500 £469 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £609 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 8
Median hourly rate £46.50 £23.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.87% +38.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.90 £18.19 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £139.30 £50.00 £42.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.98 £27.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-20.09% +25.00%

AIFMD
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing AIFMD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

AIFMD Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

AIFMD
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing AIFMD across the City of London region.

AIFMD Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

AIFMD
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing AIFMD 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 City of London region with a requirement for AIFMD.

1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
1 2 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 2 (100.00%) Equities
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) MiFID
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Data Governance
1 2 (100.00%) FATCA
1 2 (100.00%) EMIR
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 2 (100.00%) MS Project
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System

AIFMD
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) IT Manager
1 2 (100.00%) IT Project Manager
1 2 (100.00%) MiFID Project Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Equities
1 2 (100.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Data Governance
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Management
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) EMIR
1 2 (100.00%) FATCA
1 2 (100.00%) MiFID