The first table below looks at the demand for FATCA 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 FATCA over the 3 months to 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)
Rank 185 193 205
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +12
Contract jobs citing FATCA 7 27 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.38% 0.27%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.50% 4.52% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 25 15
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.29% +16.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £773
UK excluding London average daily rate £513 £290 £338
% change year-on-year
+76.89% -14.07%
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
467 598 715
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.10% 8.44% 9.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 448 521
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £608 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 22
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £18.85
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +19.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £13.97 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.75 £36.40 £49.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.10 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+14.87% -12.50%
FATCA
London

FATCA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FATCA across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

FATCA Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

FATCA
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 FATCA across the City of London region.

FATCA Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

FATCA
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FATCA across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

FATCA Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

FATCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing FATCA 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 FATCA.

1 16 (61.54%) Banking
2 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 9 (34.62%) EMIR
3 8 (30.77%) Dodd-Frank
3 8 (30.77%) Asset Management
4 5 (19.23%) ISEB
4 5 (19.23%) Investment Banking
5 4 (15.38%) Wealth Management
5 4 (15.38%) SQL
5 4 (15.38%) Oracle
5 4 (15.38%) Front Office
5 4 (15.38%) Equities
6 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
6 3 (11.54%) Derivative
6 3 (11.54%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
6 3 (11.54%) SOA
6 3 (11.54%) ETL
6 3 (11.54%) SAS
6 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (11.54%) MiFID
6 3 (11.54%) Data Integration
6 3 (11.54%) Hedge funds
7 2 (7.69%) Project Management
7 2 (7.69%) Retail
7 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.85%) Back Office
8 1 (3.85%) Legal
8 1 (3.85%) Retail Banking

FATCA
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing FATCA 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 FATCA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.54%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
General
1 16 (61.54%) Banking
2 9 (34.62%) Finance
3 5 (19.23%) Investment Banking
4 4 (15.38%) Front Office
5 2 (7.69%) Retail
6 1 (3.85%) Back Office
6 1 (3.85%) Legal
6 1 (3.85%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Business Analyst
1 18 (69.23%) Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Banking Business Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Financial Business Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Compliance Specialist
4 1 (3.85%) UML Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Equities
2 3 (11.54%) Derivative
2 3 (11.54%) Equity Derivative
2 3 (11.54%) Data Integration
2 3 (11.54%) Hedge funds
3 1 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Asset Management
2 4 (15.38%) Wealth Management
3 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
3 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
3 3 (11.54%) SOA
3 3 (11.54%) ETL
3 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.69%) Project Management
4 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.85%) Change Management
5 1 (3.85%) UML
5 1 (3.85%) Data Architecture
5 1 (3.85%) Requirements Engineering
5 1 (3.85%) Use Case
5 1 (3.85%) Investment Management
5 1 (3.85%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (34.62%) EMIR
2 8 (30.77%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (11.54%) MiFID
4 1 (3.85%) AIFMD
4 1 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £550 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago