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 23 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Basel III
Rank 525 459 435
Rank change year-on-year
-66 -24
Contract jobs citing Basel III 38 80 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.082% 0.18% 0.19%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.05% 2.32% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 55 71
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£500 £544 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.04% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £450 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £669 £713 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £438 £383
% change year-on-year
+14.22% +14.44%
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
3613 3452 2929
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.82% 7.76% 7.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2190 2064 1670
Average daily rate £400 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 126 203
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.15 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.61% -25.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £10.93 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.76 £45.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.23 £22.75
% change year-on-year
+10.30% -24.28%

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 23 January 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 23 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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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 -44 27 £513 -8.88% 16
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Basel III
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 64 (67.37%) Finance
2 63 (66.32%) Banking
3 36 (37.89%) Investment Banking
4 25 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (24.21%) Credit Risk
5 23 (24.21%) Basel II
5 23 (24.21%) Data Modelling
6 21 (22.11%) SQL
6 21 (22.11%) Solvency II
7 20 (21.05%) GAP Analysis
7 20 (21.05%) Business Analysis
8 17 (17.89%) Requirements Analysis
8 17 (17.89%) MS Visio
8 17 (17.89%) UML
8 17 (17.89%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (16.84%) BPR
9 16 (16.84%) Derivative
10 15 (15.79%) SSADM
10 15 (15.79%) DSDM
10 15 (15.79%) Business Transformation
10 15 (15.79%) BPMN
11 14 (14.74%) Risk Management
12 13 (13.68%) Market Risk
13 12 (12.63%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (11.58%) COREP
15 10 (10.53%) Analytics
15 10 (10.53%) Project Management
16 9 (9.47%) Credit Derivative
16 9 (9.47%) CRD IV
17 8 (8.42%) Equities

Basel III
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (1.05%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 17 (17.89%) MS Visio
2 7 (7.37%) MS Office
3 3 (3.16%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.16%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.05%) MS Project
4 1 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.11%) 4G
2 1 (1.05%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (5.26%) Relational Database
1 5 (5.26%) Oracle Database
1 5 (5.26%) Big Data
2 4 (4.21%) Hadoop
2 4 (4.21%) RDBMS
3 3 (3.16%) Apache Hive
3 3 (3.16%) Impala
4 2 (2.11%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.05%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (1.05%) QlikView
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.05%) OLAP
5 1 (1.05%) OLTP
5 1 (1.05%) HBase
Development Applications
1 1 (1.05%) ERwin
1 1 (1.05%) Jenkins
General
1 64 (67.37%) Finance
2 63 (66.32%) Banking
3 36 (37.89%) Investment Banking
4 6 (6.32%) Financial Institution
4 6 (6.32%) Retail
5 5 (5.26%) Front Office
6 2 (2.11%) Back Office
7 1 (1.05%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 57 (60.00%) Analyst
2 47 (49.47%) Business Analyst
3 17 (17.89%) Senior Analyst
3 17 (17.89%) Senior Business Analyst
4 13 (13.68%) Project Manager
5 11 (11.58%) Developer
6 7 (7.37%) Architect
7 6 (6.32%) Banking Business Analyst
8 5 (5.26%) C++ Developer
8 5 (5.26%) Quantitative Developer
8 5 (5.26%) C++ Quantitative Developer
8 5 (5.26%) Test Leader
9 4 (4.21%) Market Risk Analyst
9 4 (4.21%) Lead Business Analyst
9 4 (4.21%) Market Risk Business Analyst
9 4 (4.21%) Risk Analyst
10 3 (3.16%) Banking Analyst
10 3 (3.16%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
10 3 (3.16%) IT Business Analyst
10 3 (3.16%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.16%) XBRL
2 2 (2.11%) .NET
3 1 (1.05%) WPF
3 1 (1.05%) HTML
3 1 (1.05%) JMS
3 1 (1.05%) REST
3 1 (1.05%) HTML5
3 1 (1.05%) Akka
3 1 (1.05%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (24.21%) Credit Risk
2 17 (17.89%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (16.84%) Derivative
4 13 (13.68%) Market Risk
5 9 (9.47%) Credit Derivative
6 8 (8.42%) Equities
7 5 (5.26%) Data Structures
7 5 (5.26%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.11%) Reference Data
8 2 (2.11%) Economics
9 1 (1.05%) Grid Computing
9 1 (1.05%) Replication
9 1 (1.05%) Fixed Income
9 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (1.05%) Hedge funds
9 1 (1.05%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.26%) Windows
1 5 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
2 23 (24.21%) Data Modelling
3 20 (21.05%) GAP Analysis
3 20 (21.05%) Business Analysis
4 17 (17.89%) Requirements Analysis
4 17 (17.89%) UML
5 16 (16.84%) BPR
6 15 (15.79%) SSADM
6 15 (15.79%) DSDM
6 15 (15.79%) Business Transformation
6 15 (15.79%) BPMN
7 14 (14.74%) Risk Management
8 12 (12.63%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (10.53%) Analytics
9 10 (10.53%) Project Management
10 8 (8.42%) Stress Testing
11 7 (7.37%) Data Analysis
11 7 (7.37%) Manual Testing
12 6 (6.32%) Test Strategy
12 6 (6.32%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 21 (22.11%) SQL
2 6 (6.32%) C#
3 5 (5.26%) C++
3 5 (5.26%) Java
4 4 (4.21%) VBA
5 2 (2.11%) Python
5 2 (2.11%) Perl
6 1 (1.05%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (1.05%) MBA
2 1 (1.05%) Postgraduate
2 1 (1.05%) PMP
2 1 (1.05%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.05%) IIBA
2 1 (1.05%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (24.21%) Basel II
2 21 (22.11%) Solvency II
3 11 (11.58%) COREP
4 9 (9.47%) CRD IV
5 7 (7.37%) MiFID
5 7 (7.37%) FINREP
5 7 (7.37%) EMIR
6 6 (6.32%) QA
7 4 (4.21%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (2.11%) FATCA
9 1 (1.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (3.16%) Apache Flume
2 2 (2.11%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.11%) Oozie
Vendors
1 6 (6.32%) Oracle
2 2 (2.11%) Cognos
2 2 (2.11%) Business Objects
2 2 (2.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.05%) Teradata
3 1 (1.05%) Sybase
3 1 (1.05%) HP
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