The table below looks at the statistics for COREP 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 COREP over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Common Reporting (COREP)
Rank 560 536 503
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -33
Contract jobs citing COREP 20 26 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.038% 0.054% 0.15%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.49% 0.71% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 68
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£525 £500 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £400 £439
10% offered a daily rate of more than £562 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £520 £450 £500
% change year-on-year
+15.55% -10.00%
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
4054 3656 4192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.80% 7.60% 7.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2516 2208 2427
Average daily rate £400 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £613 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 203 132 211
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £41.99
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%

COREP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

COREP Jobs Demand Trend in England

COREP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

COREP Daily Rate Trend in England

COREP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing COREP across the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

COREP Daily Rate Histogram in England

COREP
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 COREP within the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 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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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 -3 10 £550 +4.76% 6
South West -24 8 £538 +26.47%
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COREP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing COREP 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 COREP.

1 37 (78.72%) Finance
2 26 (55.32%) FINREP
3 19 (40.43%) Banking
4 15 (31.91%) Business Analysis
5 13 (27.66%) Investment Banking
6 12 (25.53%) Basel III
7 10 (21.28%) FATCA
8 9 (19.15%) Requirements Analysis
8 9 (19.15%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (19.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 8 (17.02%) CIMA
9 8 (17.02%) ACCA
9 8 (17.02%) GAP Analysis
9 8 (17.02%) SQL
9 8 (17.02%) CRD IV
10 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (12.77%) Data Analysis
12 5 (10.64%) Data Mapping
12 5 (10.64%) Project Management
13 4 (8.51%) Basel II
13 4 (8.51%) Oracle
13 4 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (8.51%) Stress Testing
13 4 (8.51%) Credit Risk
13 4 (8.51%) General Ledger
14 3 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
14 3 (6.38%) Degree
14 3 (6.38%) QA
14 3 (6.38%) Stakeholder Engagement

COREP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing COREP 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 COREP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.13%) IBM Notes
1 1 (2.13%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.26%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.13%) Data Mart
4 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.13%) DataStage
4 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
General
1 37 (78.72%) Finance
2 19 (40.43%) Banking
3 13 (27.66%) Investment Banking
4 4 (8.51%) General Ledger
5 3 (6.38%) Financial Institution
5 3 (6.38%) Front Office
5 3 (6.38%) Retail
6 2 (4.26%) Back Office
6 2 (4.26%) Retail Banking
7 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (59.57%) Analyst
2 26 (55.32%) Business Analyst
3 9 (19.15%) Senior Analyst
3 9 (19.15%) Senior Business Analyst
4 8 (17.02%) Project Manager
5 5 (10.64%) Developer
6 2 (4.26%) PMO Lead
6 2 (4.26%) Banking Business Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Lead Business Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Financial Business Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) IT Business Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Business Data Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) IT Support
7 1 (2.13%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 1 (2.13%) QA Leader
7 1 (2.13%) Consultant
7 1 (2.13%) Data Architect
7 1 (2.13%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) XBRL
1 1 (2.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.51%) Credit Risk
3 2 (4.26%) Reference Data
3 2 (4.26%) Derivative
4 1 (2.13%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.13%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) UNIX
2 1 (2.13%) Windows
2 1 (2.13%) AIX
2 1 (2.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) Business Analysis
2 9 (19.15%) Requirements Analysis
2 9 (19.15%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (17.02%) GAP Analysis
4 7 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (12.77%) Data Analysis
6 5 (10.64%) Data Mapping
6 5 (10.64%) Project Management
7 4 (8.51%) Stress Testing
8 3 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (6.38%) Test Strategy
9 2 (4.26%) Change Management
9 2 (4.26%) ETL
9 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2
9 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (4.26%) PRINCE
9 2 (4.26%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (4.26%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (4.26%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.02%) SQL
2 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.13%) VBA
3 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) CIMA
1 8 (17.02%) ACCA
2 3 (6.38%) Degree
3 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.13%) PMP
3 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (55.32%) FINREP
2 12 (25.53%) Basel III
3 10 (21.28%) FATCA
4 9 (19.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (17.02%) CRD IV
6 4 (8.51%) Basel II
7 3 (6.38%) QA
8 2 (4.26%) Solvency II
9 1 (2.13%) EMIR
9 1 (2.13%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (2.13%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.26%) Microgen
3 1 (2.13%) Lotus
3 1 (2.13%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.13%) SAP
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Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £550 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago