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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Basel III over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Basel III
Rank 598 592 567
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -25
Contract jobs citing Basel III 19 45 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.039% 0.086% 0.11%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.40% 0.89% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 40 43
Median daily rate £500 £538 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £425 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £654 £670
UK excluding London median daily rate - £500 £475
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Basel III
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
4715 5056 4961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.64% 9.63% 9.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 3094 3135 3143
Median daily rate £425 £438 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +5.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 210 222
Median hourly rate £28.15 £23.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.39% +12.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.31 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £46.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +36.58%

Basel III
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Basel III as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 October 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Basel III within the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -14 19 £500 -9.09%
Basel III
UK

Basel III
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Basel III also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Basel III.

1 33 (78.57%) Finance
2 25 (59.52%) Banking
3 19 (45.24%) Credit Risk
4 15 (35.71%) SQL
5 12 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 12 (28.57%) Business Analysis
6 11 (26.19%) Retail
7 10 (23.81%) Market Risk
8 9 (21.43%) Investment Banking
8 9 (21.43%) Basel II
8 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
9 8 (19.05%) MS Visio
9 8 (19.05%) Fixed Income
9 8 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (16.67%) Data Analysis
10 7 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
10 7 (16.67%) MS Office
10 7 (16.67%) COREP
11 6 (14.29%) CRD IV
11 6 (14.29%) Project Management
11 6 (14.29%) Front Office
12 5 (11.90%) CISA
12 5 (11.90%) CISM
12 5 (11.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 5 (11.90%) CISSP
12 5 (11.90%) ITIL
12 5 (11.90%) Retail Banking
12 5 (11.90%) Risk Assessment
12 5 (11.90%) Degree
12 5 (11.90%) COBIT

Basel III
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.76%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 8 (19.05%) MS Visio
3 7 (16.67%) MS Office
3 7 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) Data Mining
1 2 (4.76%) MS Access
1 2 (4.76%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
General
1 33 (78.57%) Finance
2 25 (59.52%) Banking
3 11 (26.19%) Retail
4 9 (21.43%) Investment Banking
5 6 (14.29%) Front Office
6 5 (11.90%) Retail Banking
7 2 (4.76%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (4.76%) General Ledger
7 2 (4.76%) Legal
8 1 (2.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 30 (71.43%) Analyst
2 25 (59.52%) Business Analyst
3 12 (28.57%) Risk Analyst
4 11 (26.19%) Risk Business Analyst
5 8 (19.05%) Credit Analyst
5 8 (19.05%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 7 (16.67%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
7 5 (11.90%) Finance Business Analyst
7 5 (11.90%) Financial Analyst
7 5 (11.90%) Market Risk Analyst
7 5 (11.90%) Market Risk Business Analyst
7 5 (11.90%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (11.90%) Senior Business Analyst
8 4 (9.52%) Banking Analyst
8 4 (9.52%) Banking Business Analyst
8 4 (9.52%) Project Manager
8 4 (9.52%) Test Analyst
9 3 (7.14%) Report Analyst
9 3 (7.14%) Risk Manager
9 3 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (45.24%) Credit Risk
2 10 (23.81%) Market Risk
3 8 (19.05%) Fixed Income
4 4 (9.52%) Derivative
4 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
5 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (7.14%) Equities
5 3 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (7.14%) Reference Data
6 1 (2.38%) Contract for Difference
6 1 (2.38%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) Business Analysis
1 12 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 8 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 6 (14.29%) Project Management
5 5 (11.90%) ITIL
5 5 (11.90%) Regulatory Compliance
5 5 (11.90%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (11.90%) SDLC
5 5 (11.90%) Test Scripting
6 4 (9.52%) Change Management
6 4 (9.52%) Data Modelling
6 4 (9.52%) Information Security
6 4 (9.52%) Migration
6 4 (9.52%) Quality Management
6 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.14%) Defect Management
7 3 (7.14%) Internal Audit
7 3 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (4.76%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 15 (35.71%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) Python
2 2 (4.76%) VBA
3 1 (2.38%) C
3 1 (2.38%) C#
3 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.38%) SAS Macro
3 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) CISA
1 5 (11.90%) CISM
1 5 (11.90%) CISSP
1 5 (11.90%) CRISC
1 5 (11.90%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) ISEB
3 1 (2.38%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.38%) CFA
3 1 (2.38%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (2.38%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.43%) Basel II
2 7 (16.67%) COREP
3 6 (14.29%) CRD IV
4 5 (11.90%) COBIT
4 5 (11.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (7.14%) Data Quality
5 3 (7.14%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (2.38%) EMIR
6 1 (2.38%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.76%) Murex
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) HP
3 1 (2.38%) JD Edwards