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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Basel II over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Basel II
Rank 553 522 465
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -57
Contract jobs citing Basel II 26 31 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.053% 0.065% 0.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.66% 0.80% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 27 47
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£478 £451 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.99% -5.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £330 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £451 £383
% change year-on-year
+5.43% +17.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
3948 3880 3267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.03% 8.09% 7.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2484 2401 2049
Average daily rate £414 £410 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.91% -4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 182 101
Average hourly rate £20.09 £21.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.54% +7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.86 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £46.54 £116.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +20.00%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -9 17 £500 -2.20% 4
South West +8 8 £473 +4.88% 2
East Midlands - 1 £475 - 1
Basel II
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Basel II
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 41 (82.00%) Finance
2 36 (72.00%) Banking
3 22 (44.00%) Basel III
4 20 (40.00%) Solvency II
5 18 (36.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (36.00%) MS Visio
6 15 (30.00%) Data Modelling
7 14 (28.00%) BPR
7 14 (28.00%) UML
7 14 (28.00%) SSADM
7 14 (28.00%) DSDM
7 14 (28.00%) GAP Analysis
7 14 (28.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 14 (28.00%) Business Transformation
7 14 (28.00%) BPMN
8 11 (22.00%) Credit Risk
9 9 (18.00%) Analytics
10 8 (16.00%) Risk Management
10 8 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (16.00%) SAS
11 7 (14.00%) Project Management
11 7 (14.00%) Data Management
11 7 (14.00%) MS PowerPoint
12 6 (12.00%) Use Case
12 6 (12.00%) Data Governance
12 6 (12.00%) Degree
13 5 (10.00%) Market Risk
13 5 (10.00%) SQL
14 4 (8.00%) Oracle
14 4 (8.00%) MS Excel

Basel II
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 8 (16.00%) SAS
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (36.00%) MS Visio
2 7 (14.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) SAP Bank Analyzer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.00%) Big Data
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.00%) Base SAS
4 1 (2.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.00%) DB2
4 1 (2.00%) Ingres
4 1 (2.00%) Data Mining
General
1 41 (82.00%) Finance
2 36 (72.00%) Banking
3 4 (8.00%) Retail
4 3 (6.00%) Front Office
5 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.00%) Legal
5 2 (4.00%) Financial Institution
5 2 (4.00%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.00%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.00%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 25 (50.00%) Analyst
2 20 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 16 (32.00%) Senior Analyst
4 14 (28.00%) Senior Business Analyst
5 7 (14.00%) Project Manager
6 4 (8.00%) Data Manager
6 4 (8.00%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Governance Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Data Governance Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Credit Risk Project Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Programme Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Consultant
8 2 (4.00%) Test Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (4.00%) SAS Developer
8 2 (4.00%) UML Business Analyst
9 1 (2.00%) Oracle Architect
9 1 (2.00%) Solvency II Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Credit Risk
2 5 (10.00%) Market Risk
3 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.00%) Data Integration
4 3 (6.00%) Visualisation
4 3 (6.00%) Social Media
5 1 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.00%) Derivative
5 1 (2.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 1 (2.00%) Statistics
5 1 (2.00%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (30.00%) Data Modelling
3 14 (28.00%) BPR
3 14 (28.00%) UML
3 14 (28.00%) SSADM
3 14 (28.00%) DSDM
3 14 (28.00%) GAP Analysis
3 14 (28.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 14 (28.00%) Business Transformation
3 14 (28.00%) BPMN
4 9 (18.00%) Analytics
5 8 (16.00%) Risk Management
6 7 (14.00%) Project Management
6 7 (14.00%) Data Management
7 6 (12.00%) Use Case
7 6 (12.00%) Data Governance
8 4 (8.00%) PRINCE2
8 4 (8.00%) Validation
8 4 (8.00%) Data Analysis
8 4 (8.00%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.00%) SQL
2 3 (6.00%) VBA
3 1 (2.00%) SAS Macro
3 1 (2.00%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) ISEB
2 1 (2.00%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (44.00%) Basel III
2 20 (40.00%) Solvency II
3 3 (6.00%) COREP
3 3 (6.00%) Data Quality
4 2 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (4.00%) FINREP
4 2 (4.00%) CRD IV
4 2 (4.00%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (2.00%) EMIR
5 1 (2.00%) FATCA
5 1 (2.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.00%) Business Objects
3 2 (4.00%) Teradata
4 1 (2.00%) Cloudera
4 1 (2.00%) SAP
East London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucester
Orgtel
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 25 days ago