The first table below looks at the demand for Dodd-Frank 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 Dodd-Frank over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the City of London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act
Rank 175 153 208
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +55
Contract jobs citing Dodd-Frank 35 44 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.54% 0.71% 0.20%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.77% 8.13% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 41 15
Average daily rate £550 £575 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £475 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £750 £765
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £329 -
% change year-on-year
+16.34% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
607 541 804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.41% 8.68% 9.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 400 585
Average daily rate £450 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £276 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 25
Average hourly rate £17.50 £135.00 £17.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-87.03% +655.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £15.85 £12.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.35 £135.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £16.43
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -7.15%
Dodd-Frank
London

Dodd-Frank
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Dodd-Frank across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 April 2014.

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 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Dodd-Frank 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 Dodd-Frank.

1 73 (85.88%) EMIR
2 41 (48.24%) Derivative
3 40 (47.06%) Banking
4 29 (34.12%) Investment Banking
5 28 (32.94%) Front Office
6 27 (31.76%) Finance
6 27 (31.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 16 (18.82%) SQL
8 15 (17.65%) Equities
9 13 (15.29%) Back Office
10 11 (12.94%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (12.94%) Equity Derivative
10 11 (12.94%) Business Analysis
11 10 (11.76%) Fixed Income
12 9 (10.59%) Workflow
13 8 (9.41%) FATCA
14 7 (8.24%) Legal
14 7 (8.24%) Oracle
15 6 (7.06%) Data Modelling
15 6 (7.06%) Asset Management
16 5 (5.88%) DTCC
17 4 (4.71%) Degree
17 4 (4.71%) Hedge funds
17 4 (4.71%) Waterfall
17 4 (4.71%) Scrum
17 4 (4.71%) Risk Management
17 4 (4.71%) Project Management
17 4 (4.71%) VBA
17 4 (4.71%) PRINCE2
18 3 (3.53%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Dodd-Frank 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 Dodd-Frank. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (2.35%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.35%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Loan IQ
2 1 (1.18%) Summit
2 1 (1.18%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.53%) SQL Server
1 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.35%) Spotfire
3 1 (1.18%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.18%) Big Data
3 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.18%) LoadRunner
1 1 (1.18%) JIRA
1 1 (1.18%) Selenium
General
1 40 (47.06%) Banking
2 29 (34.12%) Investment Banking
3 28 (32.94%) Front Office
4 27 (31.76%) Finance
5 13 (15.29%) Back Office
6 7 (8.24%) Legal
7 3 (3.53%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 51 (60.00%) Analyst
2 41 (48.24%) Business Analyst
3 21 (24.71%) Project Manager
4 6 (7.06%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
5 4 (4.71%) Lead Business Analyst
6 3 (3.53%) Support Analyst
6 3 (3.53%) Consultant
6 3 (3.53%) Contracts Manager
6 3 (3.53%) Data Analyst
6 3 (3.53%) IT Business Analyst
7 2 (2.35%) TIBCO Consultant
7 2 (2.35%) Banking Business Analyst
7 2 (2.35%) Spotfire Consultant
7 2 (2.35%) Report Analyst
7 2 (2.35%) Test Manager
8 1 (1.18%) Graduate
8 1 (1.18%) QA Manager
8 1 (1.18%) Test Analyst
8 1 (1.18%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (1.18%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.35%) XML
1 2 (2.35%) FpML
2 1 (1.18%) .NET
2 1 (1.18%) XML Messaging
2 1 (1.18%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 41 (48.24%) Derivative
2 27 (31.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 15 (17.65%) Equities
4 11 (12.94%) Equity Derivative
5 10 (11.76%) Fixed Income
6 5 (5.88%) DTCC
7 4 (4.71%) Hedge funds
8 3 (3.53%) Reference Data
9 2 (2.35%) Credit Risk
9 2 (2.35%) iPad
9 2 (2.35%) Credit Derivative
10 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (1.18%) Exotic Derivative
10 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
10 1 (1.18%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.18%) UNIX
1 1 (1.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (12.94%) Stakeholder Management
1 11 (12.94%) Business Analysis
2 9 (10.59%) Workflow
3 6 (7.06%) Data Modelling
3 6 (7.06%) Asset Management
4 4 (4.71%) Waterfall
4 4 (4.71%) Scrum
4 4 (4.71%) Risk Management
4 4 (4.71%) Project Management
4 4 (4.71%) PRINCE2
5 3 (3.53%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (3.53%) Data Analysis
5 3 (3.53%) Test Scripting
6 2 (2.35%) Stress Testing
6 2 (2.35%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (2.35%) Use Case
6 2 (2.35%) Business Transformation
6 2 (2.35%) System Testing
6 2 (2.35%) Test Strategy
6 2 (2.35%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (18.82%) SQL
2 4 (4.71%) VBA
3 3 (3.53%) Java
4 2 (2.35%) Perl
4 2 (2.35%) C#
5 1 (1.18%) C++
5 1 (1.18%) Object REXX
Qualifications
1 4 (4.71%) Degree
2 2 (2.35%) ISEB
3 1 (1.18%) PMP
3 1 (1.18%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (85.88%) EMIR
2 8 (9.41%) FATCA
3 3 (3.53%) Basel III
3 3 (3.53%) MiFID
4 1 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.18%) CRD IV
4 1 (1.18%) COREP
4 1 (1.18%) FINREP
4 1 (1.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.18%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 7 (8.24%) Oracle
2 2 (2.35%) Pega
2 2 (2.35%) TIBCO
2 2 (2.35%) Murex
2 2 (2.35%) Calypso
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.18%) HP
3 1 (1.18%) Sybase
3 1 (1.18%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.18%) Brady
3 1 (1.18%) Thunderhead
3 1 (1.18%) Wall Street Systems
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Huxley Associates
Rate: £500 - £700 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £725 - £825 per day
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Rate: £250 - £350 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
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Rate: £500 - £600 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £430 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
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Rate: £500 - £550 per day
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