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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Basel III
Rank 548 476 405
Rank change year-on-year
-72 -71
Contract jobs citing Basel III 35 99 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.069% 0.20% 0.26%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.86% 2.51% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 73 75
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£500 £575 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £448 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £700 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £488 £385
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +26.62%
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
4071 3946 3239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.06% 8.00% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2448 2388 1895
Average daily rate £401 £410 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.31% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £370 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.05% +12.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 168 155
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £20.08
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.81 £10.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.80 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.76% -6.57%

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 1 April 2015.

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 1 April 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 -51 24 £550 -4.34% 11
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Basel III
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 56 (75.68%) Finance
2 53 (71.62%) Banking
3 29 (39.19%) Basel II
4 23 (31.08%) Data Modelling
4 23 (31.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (28.38%) Solvency II
6 20 (27.03%) MS Visio
7 19 (25.68%) UML
7 19 (25.68%) Requirements Analysis
8 18 (24.32%) GAP Analysis
9 17 (22.97%) BPR
9 17 (22.97%) SSADM
9 17 (22.97%) DSDM
9 17 (22.97%) Investment Banking
9 17 (22.97%) BPMN
9 17 (22.97%) Business Transformation
10 16 (21.62%) Credit Risk
11 13 (17.57%) Business Analysis
12 12 (16.22%) SQL
12 12 (16.22%) Analytics
13 11 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (13.51%) Risk Management
14 10 (13.51%) Stress Testing
15 8 (10.81%) Market Risk
15 8 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (10.81%) CRD IV
16 7 (9.46%) Dodd-Frank
16 7 (9.46%) COREP
16 7 (9.46%) QA
16 7 (9.46%) MS Office

Basel III
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 1 (1.35%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (27.03%) MS Visio
2 7 (9.46%) MS Office
3 4 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (4.05%) MS Excel
5 2 (2.70%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (1.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Adaptiv
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.76%) Big Data
2 4 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.41%) Hadoop
3 3 (4.05%) Apache Hive
3 3 (4.05%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.05%) Impala
3 3 (4.05%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.35%) HBase
4 1 (1.35%) QlikView
4 1 (1.35%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.35%) MS Access
4 1 (1.35%) OLAP
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) ERwin
General
1 56 (75.68%) Finance
2 53 (71.62%) Banking
3 17 (22.97%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.41%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.70%) Retail
6 1 (1.35%) Japanese Language
6 1 (1.35%) Front Office
6 1 (1.35%) Back Office
6 1 (1.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 44 (59.46%) Analyst
2 40 (54.05%) Business Analyst
3 18 (24.32%) Senior Analyst
3 18 (24.32%) Senior Business Analyst
4 11 (14.86%) Project Manager
5 6 (8.11%) Architect
6 5 (6.76%) Test Leader
7 4 (5.41%) Technical Architect
7 4 (5.41%) Developer
7 4 (5.41%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 4 (5.41%) Banking Business Analyst
7 4 (5.41%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Oracle Architect
8 3 (4.05%) Oracle Technical Architect
8 3 (4.05%) Credit Risk Project Manager
8 3 (4.05%) Market Risk Business Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Market Risk Analyst
9 2 (2.70%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.70%) Test Manager
9 2 (2.70%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.41%) XBRL
2 2 (2.70%) HTML
2 2 (2.70%) HTML5
3 1 (1.35%) REST
3 1 (1.35%) Akka
3 1 (1.35%) Play Framework
3 1 (1.35%) Spring
3 1 (1.35%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.35%) WPF
3 1 (1.35%) JMS
3 1 (1.35%) .NET
3 1 (1.35%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.62%) Credit Risk
2 11 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (10.81%) Market Risk
4 6 (8.11%) Derivative
5 2 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.70%) Economics
6 1 (1.35%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (1.35%) Equities
6 1 (1.35%) Replication
6 1 (1.35%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.35%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.35%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.08%) Data Modelling
1 23 (31.08%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (25.68%) UML
2 19 (25.68%) Requirements Analysis
3 18 (24.32%) GAP Analysis
4 17 (22.97%) BPR
4 17 (22.97%) SSADM
4 17 (22.97%) DSDM
4 17 (22.97%) BPMN
4 17 (22.97%) Business Transformation
5 13 (17.57%) Business Analysis
6 12 (16.22%) Analytics
7 10 (13.51%) Risk Management
7 10 (13.51%) Stress Testing
8 8 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (8.11%) Project Management
10 5 (6.76%) Use Case
10 5 (6.76%) PRINCE2
11 4 (5.41%) Quality Management
11 4 (5.41%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.22%) SQL
2 4 (5.41%) Java
3 2 (2.70%) C#
4 1 (1.35%) Scala
4 1 (1.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (5.41%) Degree
2 1 (1.35%) PMP
2 1 (1.35%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.35%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (39.19%) Basel II
2 21 (28.38%) Solvency II
3 8 (10.81%) CRD IV
4 7 (9.46%) Dodd-Frank
4 7 (9.46%) COREP
4 7 (9.46%) QA
5 6 (8.11%) FINREP
5 6 (8.11%) EMIR
6 5 (6.76%) MiFID
7 1 (1.35%) FATCA
7 1 (1.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (4.05%) Apache Flume
2 2 (2.70%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) Oozie
Vendors
1 4 (5.41%) Oracle
2 2 (2.70%) Business Objects
2 2 (2.70%) Cognos
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.70%) SunGard
3 1 (1.35%) HP
3 1 (1.35%) Sybase
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