The table below looks at the statistics for FINREP 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 FINREP over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Reporting (FINREP)
Rank 193 210 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Contract jobs citing FINREP 3 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.056% 0.094% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.73% 0.97% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Average daily rate
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£600 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £600 -
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
413 619 501
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.74% 9.75% 8.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 420 358
Average daily rate £450 £451 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.11% -5.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £624
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £370 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.05% +12.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 12
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £135.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -87.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.76% -6.57%

FINREP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

FINREP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

FINREP
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 FINREP across the City of London region.

FINREP Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

FINREP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing FINREP 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 FINREP.

1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 5 (55.56%) Time Management
3 5 (55.56%) Investment Banking
3 5 (55.56%) Matrix Management
3 5 (55.56%) Resource Management
3 5 (55.56%) Banking
3 5 (55.56%) PRINCE2
3 5 (55.56%) PMP
3 5 (55.56%) PMI Certification
3 5 (55.56%) Project Management
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle
4 4 (44.44%) COREP
5 3 (33.33%) CRD IV
5 3 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Data Management
5 3 (33.33%) General Ledger
5 3 (33.33%) Data Management
5 3 (33.33%) Change Management
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) Sybase
6 2 (22.22%) Python
6 2 (22.22%) UNIX
6 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) OOP
6 2 (22.22%) C#
6 2 (22.22%) C++
6 2 (22.22%) Java
6 2 (22.22%) Perl

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing FINREP 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 FINREP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Investment Banking
2 5 (55.56%) Banking
3 3 (33.33%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Report Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Service Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Report Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Market Risk
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) UNIX
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 5 (55.56%) Time Management
2 5 (55.56%) Matrix Management
2 5 (55.56%) Resource Management
2 5 (55.56%) PRINCE2
2 5 (55.56%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Data Management
3 3 (33.33%) Data Management
3 3 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (22.22%) OOP
4 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (11.11%) Quantitative Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Data Validation
5 1 (11.11%) Data Mapping
5 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Python
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) C++
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) Perl
1 2 (22.22%) PHP
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) PMP
1 5 (55.56%) PMI Certification
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) COREP
2 3 (33.33%) CRD IV
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Sybase
3 1 (11.11%) HP