The table below looks at the statistics for CRD IV 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 CRD IV over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capital Requirements Directive IV (CDR 4)
Rank 153 198 187
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -11
Contract jobs citing CRD IV 1 2 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.030% 0.037% 0.28%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.32% 0.39% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 15
Median daily rate £613 £456 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.24% -18.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 - £600
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
CRD IV
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
310 508 624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.36% 9.36% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 395 455
Median daily rate £475 £475 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £323 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 6
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £24.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%

CRD IV
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

CRD IV Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

CRD IV
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 CRD IV across the City of London region.

CRD IV Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

CRD IV
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CRD IV 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 CRD IV.

1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) COREP
2 1 (33.33%) Back Office
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Fixed Income
2 1 (33.33%) Equities
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (33.33%) General Ledger
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Derivative
2 1 (33.33%) IT Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Contract for Difference
2 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk
2 1 (33.33%) Market Risk
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Basel III
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis

CRD IV
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Back Office
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) General Ledger
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Liquidity Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Report Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Contract for Difference
1 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk
1 1 (33.33%) Derivative
1 1 (33.33%) Equities
1 1 (33.33%) Fixed Income
1 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (33.33%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) IT Governance
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) COREP
2 1 (33.33%) Basel III
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft