The table below looks at the statistics for Basel II skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Basel II over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Basel II
Rank 613 599 563
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -36
Contract jobs citing Basel II 12 20 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.039% 0.052%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.26% 0.43% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 24
Median daily rate £613 £490 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £376 £433
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £550 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £465 £451
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Basel II
UK

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 England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4559 4669 4551
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.26% 9.18% 9.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2956 3053 2845
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +3.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 168 188
Median hourly rate £28.00 £21.55 £20.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.93% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +7.14%

Basel II
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Basel II as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Basel II Jobs Demand Trend in England

Basel II
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Basel II across the England region.

Basel II Daily Rate Trend in England

Basel II
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Basel II across the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Basel II Daily Rate Histogram in England

Basel II
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Basel II across the England region.

Basel II Hourly Rate Trend in England

Basel II
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Basel II within the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +5 11 £675 +22.72% 1
West Midlands - 1 £463 -
Basel II
UK

Basel II
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Basel II 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 England region with a requirement for Basel II.

1 31 (86.11%) Finance
2 20 (55.56%) Banking
3 19 (52.78%) SQL
4 18 (50.00%) Credit Risk
5 10 (27.78%) Basel III
6 9 (25.00%) Project Management
6 9 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (22.22%) Business Analysis
8 7 (19.44%) Management Information System
8 7 (19.44%) Migration
9 6 (16.67%) Front Office
9 6 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
9 6 (16.67%) SAS
9 6 (16.67%) IAS 39
9 6 (16.67%) Data Analysis
9 6 (16.67%) Investment Banking
9 6 (16.67%) Security Testing
9 6 (16.67%) Test Scripting
9 6 (16.67%) COREP
9 6 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
10 5 (13.89%) CRD IV
10 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (13.89%) Market Risk
10 5 (13.89%) Data Modelling
10 5 (13.89%) Risk Management
10 5 (13.89%) Validation
10 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (11.11%) Retail

Basel II
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (16.67%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 4 (11.11%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (11.11%) MS Access
3 3 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (8.33%) Data Mining
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.78%) Big Data
5 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (2.78%) DB2
5 1 (2.78%) QlikView
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
General
1 31 (86.11%) Finance
2 20 (55.56%) Banking
3 6 (16.67%) Front Office
3 6 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 4 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (63.89%) Analyst
2 18 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 10 (27.78%) Report Analyst
3 10 (27.78%) Risk Analyst
3 10 (27.78%) Risk Business Analyst
4 7 (19.44%) Finance Business Analyst
4 7 (19.44%) Financial Analyst
4 7 (19.44%) Regulatory Business Analyst
4 7 (19.44%) Regulatory Reporting Business Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Banking Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Banking Business Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Data Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (11.11%) SQL Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Senior Process Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) .NET
1 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (50.00%) Credit Risk
2 7 (19.44%) Management Information System
3 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (13.89%) Market Risk
4 1 (2.78%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.78%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.78%) Social Media
4 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Project Management
2 8 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 8 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (19.44%) Migration
4 6 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 6 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
4 6 (16.67%) Security Testing
4 6 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 6 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
5 5 (13.89%) Data Modelling
5 5 (13.89%) Risk Management
5 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (13.89%) Validation
6 4 (11.11%) Analytics
6 4 (11.11%) BPMN
6 4 (11.11%) Data Mapping
6 4 (11.11%) SDLC
7 3 (8.33%) Business Transformation
7 3 (8.33%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) C
2 1 (2.78%) C#
2 1 (2.78%) Java
2 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.78%) PHP
2 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.78%) Basel III
2 6 (16.67%) COREP
2 6 (16.67%) IAS 39
3 5 (13.89%) CRD IV
4 4 (11.11%) Data Quality
4 4 (11.11%) Solvency II
5 3 (8.33%) FINREP
6 1 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (2.78%) SAP
2 1 (2.78%) Tableau
2 1 (2.78%) Teradata