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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Common Reporting (COREP)
Rank 554 527 522
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -5
Contract jobs citing COREP 25 35 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.049% 0.071% 0.031%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.63% 0.89% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 30 9
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£550 £550 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £395 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £638 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £526 £502 £513
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -2.04%
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
3954 3953 3245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.81% 8.07% 7.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2433 2442 1973
Average daily rate £413 £405 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% -4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 172 116
Average hourly rate £21.55 £21.00 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.61% +12.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.86 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.25 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £21.00 £15.38
% change year-on-year
+2.61% +36.58%

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 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 -13 17 £550 - 2
South West +6 6 £588 -2.08%
Yorkshire -10 2 £358 +31.19% 1
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COREP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 38 (82.61%) Finance
2 30 (65.22%) FINREP
3 21 (45.65%) Banking
4 12 (26.09%) Investment Banking
4 12 (26.09%) Business Analysis
5 10 (21.74%) Technical Analysis
5 10 (21.74%) SQL
6 9 (19.57%) XBRL
6 9 (19.57%) ACCA
6 9 (19.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (19.57%) CIMA
6 9 (19.57%) GAP Analysis
6 9 (19.57%) FATCA
6 9 (19.57%) Data Analysis
7 8 (17.39%) Information Management
7 8 (17.39%) Requirements Analysis
7 8 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (17.39%) Data Modelling
7 8 (17.39%) Oracle
7 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (15.22%) Back Office
8 7 (15.22%) HP Quality Center
8 7 (15.22%) CRD IV
8 7 (15.22%) General Ledger
9 6 (13.04%) Degree
9 6 (13.04%) Data Management
9 6 (13.04%) Basel III
9 6 (13.04%) Migration
9 6 (13.04%) UNIX
9 6 (13.04%) Linux

COREP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 3 (6.52%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Subversion
2 4 (8.70%) JIRA
General
1 38 (82.61%) Finance
2 21 (45.65%) Banking
3 12 (26.09%) Investment Banking
4 7 (15.22%) General Ledger
4 7 (15.22%) Back Office
5 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
5 3 (6.52%) Retail
5 3 (6.52%) Retail Banking
6 2 (4.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 29 (63.04%) Analyst
2 25 (54.35%) Business Analyst
3 9 (19.57%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (17.39%) Senior Business Analyst
5 7 (15.22%) Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Project Manager
7 4 (8.70%) Banking Business Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Architect
8 3 (6.52%) Programme Manager
8 3 (6.52%) Data Architect
8 3 (6.52%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Architect
9 2 (4.35%) Business Manager
9 2 (4.35%) Banking Analyst
9 2 (4.35%) Risk Analyst
9 2 (4.35%) Business Project Manager
9 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Data Architect
9 2 (4.35%) Test Leader
10 1 (2.17%) Agile Business Analyst
10 1 (2.17%) Functional Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.57%) XBRL
2 2 (4.35%) XML
3 1 (2.17%) OLE
3 1 (2.17%) OLE DB
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.87%) Market Risk
3 3 (6.52%) Reference Data
3 3 (6.52%) Credit Risk
4 2 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (4.35%) Data Integration
4 2 (4.35%) Fixed Income
4 2 (4.35%) Equities
4 2 (4.35%) Derivative
4 2 (4.35%) Contract for Difference
4 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.17%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) UNIX
1 6 (13.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) Business Analysis
2 10 (21.74%) Technical Analysis
3 9 (19.57%) Data Analysis
3 9 (19.57%) GAP Analysis
4 8 (17.39%) Data Modelling
4 8 (17.39%) Information Management
4 8 (17.39%) Requirements Analysis
4 8 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (13.04%) Data Management
5 6 (13.04%) Migration
6 5 (10.87%) OOP
6 5 (10.87%) Automated Testing
6 5 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (10.87%) IT Governance
6 5 (10.87%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (8.70%) System Testing
7 4 (8.70%) Data Migration
7 4 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.74%) SQL
2 5 (10.87%) Python
2 5 (10.87%) C#
2 5 (10.87%) C++
2 5 (10.87%) Java
2 5 (10.87%) Perl
2 5 (10.87%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) ACCA
1 9 (19.57%) CIMA
2 6 (13.04%) Degree
3 2 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (4.35%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.17%) ISEB
4 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (65.22%) FINREP
2 9 (19.57%) FATCA
2 9 (19.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (15.22%) CRD IV
4 6 (13.04%) Basel III
5 3 (6.52%) Basel II
6 2 (4.35%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 7 (15.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Oracle
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.35%) HP
3 2 (4.35%) Teradata
3 2 (4.35%) Sybase
3 2 (4.35%) Business Objects
3 2 (4.35%) SAP
3 2 (4.35%) Cognos
3 2 (4.35%) IBM
4 1 (2.17%) WorldPay
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