The table below looks at the statistics for Basel III skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Basel III over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Basel III
Rank 187 201 149
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -52
Contract jobs citing Basel III 10 25 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.34% 1.00%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.12% 4.36% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 23 69
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£550 £550 £550
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £405 £463
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £670 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £433 £383
% change year-on-year
+9.82% +13.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
471 574 739
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.97% 7.91% 9.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 337 428 565
Average daily rate £450 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £601 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 14
Average hourly rate £16.00 £39.75 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.74% +109.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £13.97 £13.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.10 £67.50 £50.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%

Basel III
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Basel III across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Basel III Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Basel III
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 Basel III across the City of London region.

Basel III Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Basel III
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Basel III across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Basel III Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Basel III
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Basel III also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Basel III.

1 17 (68.00%) Banking
2 15 (60.00%) Finance
3 10 (40.00%) C#
3 10 (40.00%) SQL
4 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (36.00%) Investment Banking
5 7 (28.00%) .NET
5 7 (28.00%) Credit Risk
6 6 (24.00%) Market Risk
6 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (20.00%) Project Management
7 5 (20.00%) Front Office
8 4 (16.00%) MVC
8 4 (16.00%) Data Modelling
8 4 (16.00%) ETL
8 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (16.00%) TDD
8 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
8 4 (16.00%) Degree
8 4 (16.00%) WPF
8 4 (16.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (16.00%) MSTest
9 3 (12.00%) CRD IV
9 3 (12.00%) Analytics
9 3 (12.00%) Multithreading
9 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis

Basel III
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Basel III also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Basel III. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (8.00%) OLTP
5 2 (8.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MSTest
2 2 (8.00%) Moq
2 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.00%) Subversion
2 2 (8.00%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (68.00%) Banking
2 15 (60.00%) Finance
3 9 (36.00%) Investment Banking
4 5 (20.00%) Front Office
5 2 (8.00%) Back Office
6 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
6 1 (4.00%) General Ledger
6 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
6 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Analyst
2 9 (36.00%) Business Analyst
3 8 (32.00%) Developer
4 5 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
6 2 (8.00%) SQL Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 2 (8.00%) WPF Developer
6 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Business Solution Architect
7 1 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Data Quality Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Business Objects Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Business Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Risk Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) VBA Developer
7 1 (4.00%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) .NET
2 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (16.00%) WPF
2 4 (16.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (8.00%) Ninject
3 2 (8.00%) LINQ
4 1 (4.00%) Task Parallel Library
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Credit Risk
2 6 (24.00%) Market Risk
3 2 (8.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (8.00%) Grid Computing
4 1 (4.00%) Equities
4 1 (4.00%) Derivative
4 1 (4.00%) Fixed Income
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (20.00%) Project Management
3 4 (16.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (16.00%) ETL
3 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (16.00%) TDD
3 4 (16.00%) MVC
4 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (12.00%) Multithreading
4 3 (12.00%) Analytics
5 2 (8.00%) Quantitative Risk Management
5 2 (8.00%) Data Architecture
5 2 (8.00%) OO
5 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (8.00%) Change Management
6 1 (4.00%) Data Management
6 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Time Management
6 1 (4.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) C#
1 10 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) VBA
2 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) CRD IV
1 3 (12.00%) Basel II
2 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.00%) EMIR
2 1 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.00%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (4.00%) COREP
2 1 (4.00%) FINREP
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Sybase
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Informatica
2 2 (8.00%) Teradata
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Business Objects
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