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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Basel II
UK / England
Rank 558 580 565
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -15
Contract jobs citing Basel II 9 31 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.022% 0.065% 0.051%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.22% 0.67% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 21
Median daily rate £434 £498 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.76% -0.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £450 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £550 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -
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 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
4170 4627 4483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.97% 9.70% 9.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2722 2930 2745
Median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 179 151
Median hourly rate £20.50 £42.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.19% +86.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.85 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £61.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £44.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +87.23%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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
South West +10 6 £417 -16.60%
West Midlands - 2 £431 -
London +1 1 £625 +25.62% 4
Basel II
UK

Basel II
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 15 (88.24%) Banking
2 14 (82.35%) Finance
3 12 (70.59%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (58.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (52.94%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (52.94%) SQL
5 9 (52.94%) Oracle
6 8 (47.06%) Data Protection
7 7 (41.18%) PL/SQL
7 7 (41.18%) Unix
8 6 (35.29%) Risk Management
8 6 (35.29%) SDLC
8 6 (35.29%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (29.41%) Migration
9 5 (29.41%) Data Modelling
9 5 (29.41%) SAS
10 4 (23.53%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (23.53%) Mainframe
10 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (23.53%) Teradata
10 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
11 3 (17.65%) IFRS
11 3 (17.65%) Basel III
11 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
11 3 (17.65%) Degree
12 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
12 2 (11.76%) Resource Management
12 2 (11.76%) Use Case
12 2 (11.76%) Market Risk
12 2 (11.76%) Data Mart

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 5 (29.41%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (23.53%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.76%) Data Mart
3 2 (11.76%) DB2
3 2 (11.76%) Informix
3 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (5.88%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Subversion
1 1 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (88.24%) Banking
2 14 (82.35%) Finance
3 2 (11.76%) Retail
3 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.88%) Electronics
4 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Business Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Risk Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Risk Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Business Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle BI Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Risk Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Teradata Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior SQL Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
1 2 (11.76%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (23.53%) Mainframe
3 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
3 2 (11.76%) Derivative
3 2 (11.76%) Fixed Income
3 2 (11.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (11.76%) Market Risk
4 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.88%) Credit Risk
4 1 (5.88%) Equities
4 1 (5.88%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (47.06%) Data Protection
3 6 (35.29%) Risk Management
3 6 (35.29%) SDLC
4 5 (29.41%) Data Modelling
4 5 (29.41%) Migration
5 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
7 2 (11.76%) Business Development
7 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
7 2 (11.76%) Data Flow Diagram
7 2 (11.76%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (11.76%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (11.76%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (11.76%) Resource Management
7 2 (11.76%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (11.76%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
7 2 (11.76%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) PL/SQL
3 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.88%) MATLAB
4 1 (5.88%) R
4 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) ISEB
2 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.88%) CFA
3 1 (5.88%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (58.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (17.65%) Basel III
2 3 (17.65%) IFRS
3 2 (11.76%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (11.76%) IFRS 9
3 2 (11.76%) ISO 9000
4 1 (5.88%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) Teradata
3 2 (11.76%) Cognos
3 2 (11.76%) IBM
3 2 (11.76%) Informatica
3 2 (11.76%) Murex
3 2 (11.76%) Netezza
3 2 (11.76%) SAP
3 2 (11.76%) Unisys