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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act
London / City of London
Rank 148 132 180
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +48
Contract jobs citing Dodd-Frank 9 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.31% 0.39% 0.28%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.93% 3.57% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 12
Median daily rate £525 £638 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +32.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £551 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £700 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £340 £450
% change year-on-year
+61.76% -24.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
307 336 457
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.50% 10.97% 9.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 234 348
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £311 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £638 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 4
Median hourly rate £46.50 £31.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.61% +85.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £41.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-44.57% +69.38%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017, 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 12 (85.71%) EMIR
2 8 (57.14%) Banking
2 8 (57.14%) MiFID
3 7 (50.00%) Finance
4 6 (42.86%) Derivative
5 4 (28.57%) QA
5 4 (28.57%) TestComplete
5 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 4 (28.57%) Fixed Income
5 4 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (21.43%) Front Office
6 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Market Risk
6 3 (21.43%) Investment Banking
6 3 (21.43%) SDLC
7 2 (14.29%) Analytics
7 2 (14.29%) Basel III
7 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
7 2 (14.29%) Data Flow Diagram
7 2 (14.29%) Regulatory Compliance
7 2 (14.29%) GoldenSource
7 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
7 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
7 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Basel II
7 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
7 2 (14.29%) Murex
7 2 (14.29%) XML
8 1 (7.14%) UML

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 (7.14%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) TestComplete
General
1 8 (57.14%) Banking
2 7 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (21.43%) Front Office
3 3 (21.43%) Investment Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) QA Leader
2 3 (21.43%) Test Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Coordinator
3 2 (14.29%) MiFID Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) MiFID Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) QA Coordinator
3 2 (14.29%) QA Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Risk Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Risk Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Test Coordinator
3 2 (14.29%) Test Manager
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce Manager
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Director
4 1 (7.14%) Project Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Derivative
2 4 (28.57%) Fixed Income
2 4 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (21.43%) Market Risk
4 1 (7.14%) Credit Risk
4 1 (7.14%) Economics
4 1 (7.14%) Equities
4 1 (7.14%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (7.14%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) SDLC
2 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Analytics
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Data Flow Diagram
3 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Regulatory Compliance
3 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) UML
4 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CFA
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (85.71%) EMIR
2 8 (57.14%) MiFID
3 4 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (14.29%) Basel II
4 2 (14.29%) Basel III
5 1 (7.14%) FATCA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) GoldenSource
1 2 (14.29%) Murex
2 1 (7.14%) Bloomberg