The first table below looks at the demand for Basel II skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Basel II over the 3 months to 16 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 England 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Basel II
Rank 531 455 351
Rank change year-on-year
-76 -104
Contract jobs citing Basel II 35 74 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.067% 0.17% 0.38%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.84% 2.20% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 61 183
Average daily rate £450 £455 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.09% -17.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £451 £383 £400
% change year-on-year
+17.77% -4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4169 3366 4280
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.96% 7.66% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2571 2013 2372
Average daily rate £400 £415 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £608
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 143 234
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.60 £11.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £53.75 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.38 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -6.81%
Basel II
UK

Basel II
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Basel II across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Basel II within the England region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -75 20 £474 -13.86% 12
Yorkshire -14 4 £400 +33.11% 3
South East - 1 £450 -
West Midlands - - - - 2
Basel II
UK

Basel II
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Basel II 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 Basel II.

1 32 (60.38%) Finance
2 26 (49.06%) Banking
3 24 (45.28%) Basel III
4 22 (41.51%) SQL
5 21 (39.62%) Data Modelling
6 15 (28.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (26.42%) Solvency II
7 14 (26.42%) Credit Risk
8 11 (20.75%) BPR
8 11 (20.75%) MS Visio
8 11 (20.75%) Business Transformation
9 10 (18.87%) UML
9 10 (18.87%) SSADM
9 10 (18.87%) DSDM
9 10 (18.87%) GAP Analysis
9 10 (18.87%) Requirements Analysis
10 9 (16.98%) COREP
11 8 (15.09%) Data Analysis
12 7 (13.21%) Market Risk
12 7 (13.21%) Front Office
12 7 (13.21%) Project Management
12 7 (13.21%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (11.32%) Risk Management
13 6 (11.32%) BPMN
13 6 (11.32%) Investment Banking
13 6 (11.32%) Derivative
13 6 (11.32%) CRD IV
13 6 (11.32%) Analytics
14 5 (9.43%) User Acceptance Testing
14 5 (9.43%) Data Architecture

Basel II
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Basel II 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 Basel II. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.89%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (20.75%) MS Visio
2 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.89%) S-PLUS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.66%) DB2
3 3 (5.66%) MS Access
3 3 (5.66%) Star Schema
3 3 (5.66%) DataStage
4 1 (1.89%) QualityStage
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.89%) PowerCenter
4 1 (1.89%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) ERwin
1 1 (1.89%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 32 (60.38%) Finance
2 26 (49.06%) Banking
3 7 (13.21%) Front Office
4 6 (11.32%) Investment Banking
5 5 (9.43%) Legal
6 2 (3.77%) Private Banking
6 2 (3.77%) Dutch Language
6 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.89%) Automotive
7 1 (1.89%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 38 (71.70%) Analyst
2 25 (47.17%) Business Analyst
3 11 (20.75%) Senior Business Analyst
3 11 (20.75%) Senior Analyst
4 10 (18.87%) Data Analyst
5 7 (13.21%) Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Risk Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.66%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Credit Risk Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Market Risk Business Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Teradata Developer
9 2 (3.77%) IT Business Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Project Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Credit Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Senior Project Manager
9 2 (3.77%) Market Risk Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Senior Manager
10 1 (1.89%) Delivery Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.42%) Credit Risk
2 7 (13.21%) Market Risk
3 6 (11.32%) Derivative
4 4 (7.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (7.55%) Equities
5 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.66%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.89%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.89%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (1.89%) Statistics
6 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.89%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.77%) UNIX
2 1 (1.89%) Windows
2 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) Data Modelling
2 15 (28.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (20.75%) BPR
3 11 (20.75%) Business Transformation
4 10 (18.87%) UML
4 10 (18.87%) SSADM
4 10 (18.87%) DSDM
4 10 (18.87%) GAP Analysis
4 10 (18.87%) Requirements Analysis
5 8 (15.09%) Data Analysis
6 7 (13.21%) Project Management
7 6 (11.32%) Risk Management
7 6 (11.32%) BPMN
7 6 (11.32%) Analytics
8 5 (9.43%) Data Architecture
8 5 (9.43%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (5.66%) Data Management
10 3 (5.66%) Stress Testing
10 3 (5.66%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 22 (41.51%) SQL
2 3 (5.66%) VBA
3 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.89%) R
3 1 (1.89%) VB
3 1 (1.89%) Java
3 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) PhD
2 1 (1.89%) ACCA
2 1 (1.89%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (45.28%) Basel III
2 14 (26.42%) Solvency II
3 9 (16.98%) COREP
4 6 (11.32%) CRD IV
5 4 (7.55%) MiFID
6 3 (5.66%) QA
7 2 (3.77%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (3.77%) Data Quality
7 2 (3.77%) FINREP
7 2 (3.77%) SLA
8 1 (1.89%) FATCA
8 1 (1.89%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 4 (7.55%) Hyperion
1 4 (7.55%) Teradata
2 2 (3.77%) Informatica
3 1 (1.89%) Symantec
3 1 (1.89%) DataFlux
3 1 (1.89%) Talend
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle
3 1 (1.89%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.89%) HP
3 1 (1.89%) EMC
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Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Rate: £500 - £525 per day
Posted: 21 days ago