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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Basel III
Rank 181 193 196
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +3
Contract jobs citing Basel III 15 11 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.19% 0.42%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.39% 2.41% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 27
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£525 £575 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.69% +9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £520 £394
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £680 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £433
% change year-on-year
- +15.60%
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
443 457 585
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.42% 7.87% 8.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 327 438
Average daily rate £450 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 9
Average hourly rate £22.63 £16.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.40% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £12.56 £13.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.50 £20.40 £67.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.64 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.20% +14.28%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015, 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 31 (96.88%) Banking
2 17 (53.13%) Finance
3 15 (46.88%) Credit Risk
4 12 (37.50%) Dodd-Frank
5 11 (34.38%) Stress Testing
5 11 (34.38%) Investment Banking
6 10 (31.25%) Business Analysis
7 9 (28.13%) EMIR
8 8 (25.00%) Analytics
8 8 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (18.75%) Adaptiv
9 6 (18.75%) Retail
9 6 (18.75%) SunGard
10 5 (15.63%) Scrum
11 4 (12.50%) Market Risk
11 4 (12.50%) SQL
11 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
11 4 (12.50%) Waterfall
11 4 (12.50%) Software Delivery
12 3 (9.38%) System Integration Testing
12 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (9.38%) Wholesale Banking
12 3 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
12 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
13 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
13 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
13 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
13 2 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Adaptiv
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.13%) QlikView
2 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.13%) Apache Hive
2 1 (3.13%) HBase
2 1 (3.13%) Big Data
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.13%) Impala
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 31 (96.88%) Banking
2 17 (53.13%) Finance
3 11 (34.38%) Investment Banking
4 6 (18.75%) Retail
5 3 (9.38%) Wholesale Banking
6 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (65.63%) Analyst
2 18 (56.25%) Business Analyst
3 11 (34.38%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
3 11 (34.38%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 6 (18.75%) Banking Business Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) Credit Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) Risk Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) Consultant
6 4 (12.50%) Change Consultant
7 3 (9.38%) Testing Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Oracle Technical Architect
8 2 (6.25%) Oracle Architect
8 2 (6.25%) Test Leader
8 2 (6.25%) Technical Architect
8 2 (6.25%) Architect
9 1 (3.13%) Project Manager
9 1 (3.13%) Test Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) Development Manager
9 1 (3.13%) Technical Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) HTML
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
1 1 (3.13%) WPF
1 1 (3.13%) HTML5
1 1 (3.13%) REST
1 1 (3.13%) Akka
1 1 (3.13%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (46.88%) Credit Risk
2 4 (12.50%) Market Risk
3 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.13%) Replication
5 1 (3.13%) Equities
5 1 (3.13%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (3.13%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Stress Testing
2 10 (31.25%) Business Analysis
3 8 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (25.00%) Analytics
4 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (15.63%) Scrum
6 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 4 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 4 (12.50%) Software Delivery
7 3 (9.38%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
8 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
8 2 (6.25%) Data Analytics
8 2 (6.25%) Logical Data Model
9 1 (3.13%) BDD
9 1 (3.13%) Target Operating Model
9 1 (3.13%) Project Management
9 1 (3.13%) OO
9 1 (3.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) Scala
2 1 (3.13%) C#
2 1 (3.13%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (37.50%) Dodd-Frank
2 9 (28.13%) EMIR
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Apache Flume
1 1 (3.13%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Oozie
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) SunGard
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (3.13%) Actian
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