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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Basel II
Rank 533 516 465
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -51
Contract jobs citing Basel II 24 23 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.053% 0.052% 0.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.67% 0.66% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 19 52
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£500 £451 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.98% -7.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £300 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £600 £623
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £384
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +17.26%
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
3608 3476 3021
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.92% 7.80% 7.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2178 2075 1719
Average daily rate £411 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.30% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 131 212
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -26.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £10.93 £11.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £53.96 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.08 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+11.27% -25.76%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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 +15 12 £700 +33.33% 10
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Basel II
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 44 (77.19%) Finance
2 30 (52.63%) Banking
3 23 (40.35%) Basel III
4 21 (36.84%) Solvency II
5 20 (35.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (31.58%) Data Modelling
7 15 (26.32%) GAP Analysis
7 15 (26.32%) MS Visio
7 15 (26.32%) UML
7 15 (26.32%) SSADM
7 15 (26.32%) DSDM
7 15 (26.32%) BPR
7 15 (26.32%) Business Transformation
7 15 (26.32%) Requirements Analysis
7 15 (26.32%) BPMN
8 8 (14.04%) Credit Risk
8 8 (14.04%) Business Analysis
8 8 (14.04%) Risk Management
9 7 (12.28%) Data Management
9 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (10.53%) SAS
11 5 (8.77%) Quality Management
11 5 (8.77%) Data Privacy
11 5 (8.77%) CRD IV
11 5 (8.77%) Data Governance
11 5 (8.77%) Investment Banking
11 5 (8.77%) QA
12 4 (7.02%) Retail
12 4 (7.02%) Degree
12 4 (7.02%) Data Warehouse

Basel II
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 6 (10.53%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (26.32%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.26%) MS Office
3 2 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.51%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) HFM
1 1 (1.75%) SAP Bank Analyzer
1 1 (1.75%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.26%) Base SAS
3 2 (3.51%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (3.51%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 44 (77.19%) Finance
2 30 (52.63%) Banking
3 5 (8.77%) Investment Banking
4 4 (7.02%) Retail
5 3 (5.26%) Legal
6 2 (3.51%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.75%) Front Office
7 1 (1.75%) Advertising
7 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 34 (59.65%) Analyst
2 25 (43.86%) Business Analyst
3 17 (29.82%) Senior Analyst
4 16 (28.07%) Senior Business Analyst
5 5 (8.77%) Project Manager
5 5 (8.77%) Data Manager
5 5 (8.77%) Governance Manager
5 5 (8.77%) Data Governance Manager
6 4 (7.02%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Data Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Lead Business Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) IT Business Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) SAS Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Programme Manager
8 2 (3.51%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Consultant
8 2 (3.51%) Senior Manager
9 1 (1.75%) Business Developer
9 1 (1.75%) Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Credit Risk
2 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (5.26%) Derivative
3 3 (5.26%) Market Risk
4 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.51%) Fixed Income
4 2 (3.51%) Equities
5 1 (1.75%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (1.75%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 18 (31.58%) Data Modelling
3 15 (26.32%) GAP Analysis
3 15 (26.32%) UML
3 15 (26.32%) SSADM
3 15 (26.32%) DSDM
3 15 (26.32%) BPR
3 15 (26.32%) Business Transformation
3 15 (26.32%) Requirements Analysis
3 15 (26.32%) BPMN
4 8 (14.04%) Business Analysis
4 8 (14.04%) Risk Management
5 7 (12.28%) Data Management
6 5 (8.77%) Quality Management
6 5 (8.77%) Data Privacy
6 5 (8.77%) Data Governance
7 3 (5.26%) PRINCE2
7 3 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.26%) Project Management
7 3 (5.26%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.02%) SQL
2 2 (3.51%) VBA
3 1 (1.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (40.35%) Basel III
2 21 (36.84%) Solvency II
3 5 (8.77%) CRD IV
3 5 (8.77%) QA
4 3 (5.26%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (3.51%) EMIR
5 2 (3.51%) FATCA
6 1 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (1.75%) MiFID
6 1 (1.75%) Data Quality
6 1 (1.75%) COREP
6 1 (1.75%) FINREP
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (5.26%) Oracle
1 3 (5.26%) Hyperion
2 2 (3.51%) SAP
2 2 (3.51%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
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