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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act
Rank 168 165 189
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +24
Contract jobs citing Dodd-Frank 4 22 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.47% 0.32%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.12% 5.07% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 19 15
Median daily rate £563 £425 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.35% -22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £299 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £630 £675
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
358 434 551
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.38% 9.37% 9.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 315 385
Median daily rate £475 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £314 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 9
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +50.00%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 7 (77.78%) Banking
1 7 (77.78%) Derivative
2 6 (66.67%) MiFID
2 6 (66.67%) EMIR
3 5 (55.56%) Investment Banking
4 4 (44.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (44.44%) XML
4 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
4 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (33.33%) QA
5 3 (33.33%) Manual Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Fixed Income
6 2 (22.22%) Equities
6 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
6 2 (22.22%) Basel II
6 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
6 2 (22.22%) Murex
6 2 (22.22%) Analytics
6 2 (22.22%) Data Flow Diagram
6 2 (22.22%) Basel III
6 2 (22.22%) SDLC
6 2 (22.22%) Market Risk
7 1 (11.11%) Release Management
7 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
7 1 (11.11%) QlikView
7 1 (11.11%) Use Case
7 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint

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 7 (77.78%) Banking
2 5 (55.56%) Investment Banking
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 1 (11.11%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) Business Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Coordinator
2 3 (33.33%) MiFID Business Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) QA Coordinator
2 3 (33.33%) QA Leader
2 3 (33.33%) Test Coordinator
2 3 (33.33%) Test Leader
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Financial Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Market Risk Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Murex Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Murex Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Operations Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) FIXML
2 1 (11.11%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Derivative
2 4 (44.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (33.33%) Fixed Income
4 2 (22.22%) Equities
4 2 (22.22%) Market Risk
5 1 (11.11%) Economics
5 1 (11.11%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (11.11%) OTC Derivatives
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
1 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 2 (22.22%) Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) Data Flow Diagram
3 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Release Management
4 1 (11.11%) Use Case
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CFA
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) EMIR
1 6 (66.67%) MiFID
2 3 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (22.22%) Basel II
3 2 (22.22%) Basel III
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Murex
2 1 (11.11%) Bloomberg