The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the England region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Basel III
Rank 468 415 405
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -10
Contract jobs citing Basel III 96 101 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.23% 0.29%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.43% 3.08% 3.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 66 139
Average daily rate £563 £550 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £385 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £675 £775
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £385 -
% change year-on-year
+26.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
3954 3282 4302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.96% 7.63% 7.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2443 1987 2369
Average daily rate £400 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 127 222
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.75 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.04% +7.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.57 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £58.50 £35.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
Basel III
UK

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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -25 79 £563 -2.17% 13
Basel III
UK

Basel III
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 98 (54.75%) Finance
2 93 (51.96%) Banking
3 84 (46.93%) SQL
4 63 (35.20%) CRD IV
5 55 (30.73%) Credit Risk
6 52 (29.05%) Investment Banking
7 40 (22.35%) Business Analysis
8 37 (20.67%) COREP
9 36 (20.11%) FINREP
10 31 (17.32%) Market Risk
11 30 (16.76%) User Acceptance Testing
12 29 (16.20%) Derivative
12 29 (16.20%) Risk Management
13 25 (13.97%) Microsoft
14 23 (12.85%) Data Modelling
14 23 (12.85%) Basel II
15 22 (12.29%) Data Warehouse
15 22 (12.29%) Data Analysis
16 21 (11.73%) QA
16 21 (11.73%) UML
16 21 (11.73%) SQL Server
16 21 (11.73%) Stakeholder Management
17 18 (10.06%) Data Mapping
18 17 (9.50%) Analytics
19 16 (8.94%) VBA
20 15 (8.38%) Agile Software Development
20 15 (8.38%) Front Office
21 14 (7.82%) C#
21 14 (7.82%) C++
21 14 (7.82%) Windows

Basel III
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 3 (1.68%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.12%) SAS
2 2 (1.12%) Lync
3 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (6.15%) MS Excel
1 11 (6.15%) MS Visio
2 6 (3.35%) MS Office
3 5 (2.79%) MS Project
4 4 (2.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.79%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (12.29%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (11.73%) SQL Server
3 11 (6.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (4.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.68%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.68%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.56%) Big Data
7 1 (0.56%) BODI
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.56%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.56%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.56%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (0.56%) LoadRunner
1 1 (0.56%) ProC
1 1 (0.56%) JIRA
1 1 (0.56%) Selenium
General
1 98 (54.75%) Finance
2 93 (51.96%) Banking
3 52 (29.05%) Investment Banking
4 15 (8.38%) Front Office
5 7 (3.91%) Legal
6 6 (3.35%) Retail
7 5 (2.79%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.68%) Retail Banking
9 2 (1.12%) International Banking
9 2 (1.12%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.56%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.56%) French Language
Job Titles
1 114 (63.69%) Analyst
2 108 (60.34%) Business Analyst
3 24 (13.41%) Developer
4 19 (10.61%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
5 17 (9.50%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
5 17 (9.50%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 16 (8.94%) Banking Business Analyst
7 14 (7.82%) Senior Business Analyst
7 14 (7.82%) Senior Analyst
8 11 (6.15%) Project Manager
8 11 (6.15%) IT Business Analyst
9 9 (5.03%) Risk Analyst
9 9 (5.03%) Financial Business Analyst
10 8 (4.47%) Architect
10 8 (4.47%) Consultant
10 8 (4.47%) Report Analyst
11 6 (3.35%) Market Risk Analyst
11 6 (3.35%) Data Analyst
11 6 (3.35%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (3.35%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.47%) .NET
2 5 (2.79%) XML
3 4 (2.23%) FpML
4 3 (1.68%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.12%) LINQ
5 2 (1.12%) jQuery
5 2 (1.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (0.56%) Task Parallel Library
6 1 (0.56%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.56%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 55 (30.73%) Credit Risk
2 31 (17.32%) Market Risk
3 29 (16.20%) Derivative
4 13 (7.26%) Equities
5 11 (6.15%) Management Information System
5 11 (6.15%) Fixed Income
6 10 (5.59%) Credit Derivative
7 7 (3.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (2.79%) Reference Data
9 4 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.56%) Hybrid Derivative
10 1 (0.56%) Data Conversion
10 1 (0.56%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.56%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.56%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 1 (0.56%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.56%) Applied Mathematics
10 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.82%) Windows
2 6 (3.35%) UNIX
3 4 (2.23%) Linux
4 1 (0.56%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (22.35%) Business Analysis
2 30 (16.76%) User Acceptance Testing
3 29 (16.20%) Risk Management
4 23 (12.85%) Data Modelling
5 22 (12.29%) Data Analysis
6 21 (11.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (11.73%) UML
7 18 (10.06%) Data Mapping
8 17 (9.50%) Analytics
9 15 (8.38%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (7.26%) BPR
11 12 (6.70%) Project Management
11 12 (6.70%) Migration
11 12 (6.70%) Stress Testing
12 11 (6.15%) Business Transformation
13 10 (5.59%) Requirements Analysis
13 10 (5.59%) Change Management
13 10 (5.59%) GAP Analysis
13 10 (5.59%) SSADM
13 10 (5.59%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 84 (46.93%) SQL
2 16 (8.94%) VBA
3 14 (7.82%) C#
3 14 (7.82%) C++
4 11 (6.15%) Java
4 11 (6.15%) Python
5 9 (5.03%) Perl
6 7 (3.91%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.79%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.12%) F#
9 1 (0.56%) C
9 1 (0.56%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (7.26%) Degree
2 4 (2.23%) CIMA
3 3 (1.68%) ACCA
4 2 (1.12%) PhD
5 1 (0.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (35.20%) CRD IV
2 37 (20.67%) COREP
3 36 (20.11%) FINREP
4 23 (12.85%) Basel II
5 21 (11.73%) QA
6 13 (7.26%) Dodd-Frank
7 12 (6.70%) EMIR
8 11 (6.15%) Solvency II
9 4 (2.23%) MiFID
10 2 (1.12%) SLA
10 2 (1.12%) Data Quality
10 2 (1.12%) FATCA
11 1 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (1.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (1.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 25 (13.97%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.15%) Oracle
3 5 (2.79%) Citrix
4 3 (1.68%) Sybase
4 3 (1.68%) SAP
4 3 (1.68%) HP
5 2 (1.12%) EMC
5 2 (1.12%) IBM
5 2 (1.12%) CA
5 2 (1.12%) Hyperion
5 2 (1.12%) Symantec
6 1 (0.56%) Brady
6 1 (0.56%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.56%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.56%) Murex
6 1 (0.56%) Calypso
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £550 - £575 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £550 - £700 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 - £550 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £400 - £501 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Docklands
iKonnect
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 14 days ago