The table below looks at the statistics for Dodd-Frank 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 Dodd-Frank over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act
Rank 170 188 191
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +3
Contract jobs citing Dodd-Frank 2 20 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.058% 0.37% 0.20%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.57% 3.92% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 19 11
Median daily rate £538 £425 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.47% -19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £299 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £675 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate - £500 £425
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.00 -
Dodd-Frank
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
348 510 569
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.05% 9.45% 9.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 375 405
Median daily rate £475 £450 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £321 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £408 £382
% change year-on-year
-1.84% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 9
Median hourly rate £52.75 £24.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+119.79% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.55 £15.80 £12.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £78.95 £55.50 £25.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £24.75 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+13.73% +25.31%

Dodd-Frank
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Dodd-Frank Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Dodd-Frank
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 Dodd-Frank across the City of London region.

Dodd-Frank Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Dodd-Frank
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dodd-Frank across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Dodd-Frank Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Dodd-Frank
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Dodd-Frank 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 Dodd-Frank.

1 8 (88.89%) MiFID
2 6 (66.67%) Derivative
2 6 (66.67%) Banking
2 6 (66.67%) EMIR
3 4 (44.44%) Investment Banking
4 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Front Office
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Hedge funds
5 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
5 2 (22.22%) AIFMD
5 2 (22.22%) UCITS
5 2 (22.22%) SDLC
5 2 (22.22%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) QA
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 1 (11.11%) Wealth Management
6 1 (11.11%) JIRA
6 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (11.11%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (11.11%) Fixed Income
6 1 (11.11%) Equities
6 1 (11.11%) Bloomberg
6 1 (11.11%) FIXML

Dodd-Frank
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 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 6 (66.67%) Banking
2 4 (44.44%) Investment Banking
3 3 (33.33%) Front Office
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Business Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) MiFID Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Banking Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Banking Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Coordinator
3 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) QA Coordinator
3 2 (22.22%) QA Leader
3 2 (22.22%) Test Coordinator
3 2 (22.22%) Test Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Banking Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Change Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
4 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Project Change Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Regulatory Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) UAT Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) FIXML
2 1 (11.11%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Derivative
2 2 (22.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (22.22%) Hedge funds
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Equities
3 1 (11.11%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (11.11%) Fixed Income
3 1 (11.11%) Market Risk
3 1 (11.11%) OTC Derivatives
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
2 2 (22.22%) SDLC
2 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Investment Management
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) MiFID
2 6 (66.67%) EMIR
3 2 (22.22%) AIFMD
3 2 (22.22%) QA
3 2 (22.22%) UCITS
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Bloomberg