The table below looks at the statistics for XBRL 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 XBRL over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
eXtensible Business Reporting Language (XBRL)
London / City of London
Rank 154 148 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing XBRL 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.069% 0.067% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 0.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £476 £568 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.07% -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1073 970 1524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 36.90% 32.33% 30.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 894 805 1227
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 3
Median hourly rate - £52.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +169.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

XBRL
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing XBRL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XBRL Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

XBRL
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 XBRL across the City of London region.

XBRL Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

XBRL
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XBRL across the City of London region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

XBRL Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

XBRL
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing XBRL 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 XBRL.

1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SAP R/3
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) General Ledger
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (50.00%) Basel III
2 1 (50.00%) FINREP

XBRL
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 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP R/3
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (50.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Basel III
1 1 (50.00%) FINREP
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SAP