The table below looks at the statistics for Basel III 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 III over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Basel III
Rank 534 476 458
Rank change year-on-year
-58 -18
Contract jobs citing Basel III 45 75 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.091% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.18% 2.15% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 59 71
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £436 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £705 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £425 £383
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
3828 3488 3301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.72% 7.45% 7.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2428 2123 1932
Average daily rate £400 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £371 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 125 221
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.90 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -16.27%

Basel III
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Basel III across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Basel III Jobs Demand Trend in England

Basel III
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Basel III Daily Rate Trend in England

Basel III
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Basel III across the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Basel III Daily Rate Histogram in England

Basel III
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 III within the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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 -21 35 £525 -4.54% 8
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Basel III
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Basel III 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 III.

1 69 (71.13%) Finance
2 66 (68.04%) Banking
3 39 (40.21%) Investment Banking
4 28 (28.87%) Stakeholder Management
5 27 (27.84%) Credit Risk
6 26 (26.80%) Basel II
7 24 (24.74%) Data Modelling
8 23 (23.71%) Business Analysis
9 22 (22.68%) Solvency II
9 22 (22.68%) Analytical Skills
10 21 (21.65%) SQL
10 21 (21.65%) GAP Analysis
11 19 (19.59%) MS Visio
12 18 (18.56%) UML
12 18 (18.56%) Derivative
12 18 (18.56%) Requirements Analysis
13 17 (17.53%) BPR
14 16 (16.49%) Risk Management
14 16 (16.49%) SSADM
14 16 (16.49%) DSDM
14 16 (16.49%) Business Transformation
14 16 (16.49%) BPMN
15 14 (14.43%) Market Risk
16 13 (13.40%) Credit Derivative
16 13 (13.40%) Agile Software Development
16 13 (13.40%) Analytics
17 12 (12.37%) COREP
18 11 (11.34%) Equities
19 10 (10.31%) TDD
19 10 (10.31%) Project Management

Basel III
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Basel III 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 III. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.06%) SAS
2 1 (1.03%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 19 (19.59%) MS Visio
2 7 (7.22%) MS Office
3 4 (4.12%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.03%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.06%) 4G
2 1 (1.03%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.25%) Oracle Database
2 5 (5.15%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (4.12%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.12%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.09%) Big Data
4 3 (3.09%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.06%) OLTP
5 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.06%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.03%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.03%) HBase
6 1 (1.03%) Impala
6 1 (1.03%) OLAP
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.03%) QlikView
6 1 (1.03%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 1 (1.03%) ERwin
1 1 (1.03%) Jenkins
General
1 69 (71.13%) Finance
2 66 (68.04%) Banking
3 39 (40.21%) Investment Banking
4 6 (6.19%) Retail
4 6 (6.19%) Financial Institution
5 5 (5.15%) Front Office
6 2 (2.06%) Back Office
6 2 (2.06%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 62 (63.92%) Analyst
2 50 (51.55%) Business Analyst
3 18 (18.56%) Senior Business Analyst
3 18 (18.56%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (12.37%) Project Manager
5 10 (10.31%) Developer
6 8 (8.25%) Architect
7 7 (7.22%) Banking Business Analyst
8 5 (5.15%) C++ Quantitative Developer
8 5 (5.15%) C++ Developer
8 5 (5.15%) Quantitative Developer
8 5 (5.15%) Risk Analyst
9 4 (4.12%) Market Risk Analyst
9 4 (4.12%) Credit Risk Analyst
9 4 (4.12%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 4 (4.12%) Lead Business Analyst
9 4 (4.12%) Market Risk Business Analyst
10 3 (3.09%) Test Leader
10 3 (3.09%) Technical Architect
10 3 (3.09%) Banking Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.09%) XBRL
1 3 (3.09%) .NET
2 1 (1.03%) JMS
2 1 (1.03%) HTML
2 1 (1.03%) WPF
2 1 (1.03%) HTML5
2 1 (1.03%) REST
2 1 (1.03%) Akka
2 1 (1.03%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 27 (27.84%) Credit Risk
2 22 (22.68%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (18.56%) Derivative
4 14 (14.43%) Market Risk
5 13 (13.40%) Credit Derivative
6 11 (11.34%) Equities
7 8 (8.25%) Data Structures
8 5 (5.15%) Algorithms
9 2 (2.06%) Reference Data
9 2 (2.06%) Economics
9 2 (2.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (2.06%) Fixed Income
10 1 (1.03%) Grid Computing
10 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.03%) Replication
10 1 (1.03%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.15%) Windows
1 5 (5.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (28.87%) Stakeholder Management
2 24 (24.74%) Data Modelling
3 23 (23.71%) Business Analysis
4 21 (21.65%) GAP Analysis
5 18 (18.56%) UML
5 18 (18.56%) Requirements Analysis
6 17 (17.53%) BPR
7 16 (16.49%) Risk Management
7 16 (16.49%) SSADM
7 16 (16.49%) DSDM
7 16 (16.49%) BPMN
7 16 (16.49%) Business Transformation
8 13 (13.40%) Analytics
8 13 (13.40%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (10.31%) TDD
9 10 (10.31%) Manual Testing
9 10 (10.31%) Project Management
10 9 (9.28%) Risk Analytics
10 9 (9.28%) Test Strategy
11 8 (8.25%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (21.65%) SQL
2 5 (5.15%) C#
2 5 (5.15%) C++
3 4 (4.12%) VBA
4 3 (3.09%) Java
5 2 (2.06%) Perl
5 2 (2.06%) Python
6 1 (1.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (6.19%) Degree
2 1 (1.03%) IIBA
2 1 (1.03%) CBAP
2 1 (1.03%) Postgraduate
2 1 (1.03%) PMP
2 1 (1.03%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.03%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (26.80%) Basel II
2 22 (22.68%) Solvency II
3 12 (12.37%) COREP
4 8 (8.25%) CRD IV
5 7 (7.22%) FINREP
6 5 (5.15%) EMIR
6 5 (5.15%) MiFID
6 5 (5.15%) QA
7 2 (2.06%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (2.06%) FATCA
8 1 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (1.03%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.03%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 10 (10.31%) Oracle
2 3 (3.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.06%) Teradata
3 2 (2.06%) Sybase
3 2 (2.06%) Business Objects
3 2 (2.06%) Cognos
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