The table below looks at the statistics for FATCA 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 FATCA over the 3 months to 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)
Rank 483 495 485
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Contract jobs citing FATCA 69 53 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.11% 0.078%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.82% 1.45% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 39 29
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£550 £525 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £384 £470
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £630 £730
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £414 £331
% change year-on-year
+20.84% +24.90%
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
3783 3647 3071
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.93% 7.91% 7.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2255 2170 1747
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 £250 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £370 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +12.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 143 197
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -21.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.12% -17.50%

FATCA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

FATCA Jobs Demand Trend in England

FATCA
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

FATCA Daily Rate Trend in England

FATCA
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FATCA across the England region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

FATCA Daily Rate Histogram in England

FATCA
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 FATCA within the England region over the 3 months to 4 March 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 +22 59 £550 -4.34% 4
West Midlands - 4 - -
North West - 1 - -
FATCA
UK

FATCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing FATCA 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 FATCA.

1 74 (66.67%) Banking
2 45 (40.54%) Finance
3 39 (35.14%) Investment Banking
4 35 (31.53%) EMIR
5 33 (29.73%) Dodd-Frank
6 21 (18.92%) Business Analysis
7 18 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (13.51%) Project Management
9 14 (12.61%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (12.61%) Change Management
10 12 (10.81%) Retail
11 10 (9.01%) Reference Data
12 9 (8.11%) GAP Analysis
12 9 (8.11%) COREP
12 9 (8.11%) FINREP
13 8 (7.21%) CIMA
13 8 (7.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 8 (7.21%) ACCA
13 8 (7.21%) MiFID
13 8 (7.21%) Equities
13 8 (7.21%) Data Analysis
14 7 (6.31%) Asset Management
14 7 (6.31%) User Acceptance Testing
14 7 (6.31%) Management Information System
14 7 (6.31%) Legal
15 6 (5.41%) MS Excel
15 6 (5.41%) Requirements Analysis
15 6 (5.41%) Retail Banking
15 6 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
16 5 (4.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

FATCA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing FATCA 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 FATCA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.50%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.80%) MS Office
4 1 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.90%) Intranet
1 1 (0.90%) Internet
1 1 (0.90%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.70%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.80%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (3.60%) JIRA
2 1 (0.90%) Toad
2 1 (0.90%) ERwin
General
1 74 (66.67%) Banking
2 45 (40.54%) Finance
3 39 (35.14%) Investment Banking
4 12 (10.81%) Retail
5 7 (6.31%) Legal
6 6 (5.41%) Retail Banking
7 4 (3.60%) Front Office
8 2 (1.80%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.80%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.90%) Wholesale Banking
9 1 (0.90%) Back Office
9 1 (0.90%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 60 (54.05%) Analyst
2 55 (49.55%) Business Analyst
3 30 (27.03%) Project Manager
4 12 (10.81%) Banking Business Analyst
5 7 (6.31%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
5 7 (6.31%) Programme Manager
6 6 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (5.41%) Senior Business Analyst
7 5 (4.50%) Test Leader
7 5 (4.50%) Test Manager
8 4 (3.60%) Operations Manager
8 4 (3.60%) Architect
8 4 (3.60%) Data Analyst
9 3 (2.70%) Senior Project Manager
9 3 (2.70%) Project Analyst
9 3 (2.70%) Test Analyst
9 3 (2.70%) Senior Manager
10 2 (1.80%) Data Architect
10 2 (1.80%) Technical Business Analyst
10 2 (1.80%) Business Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.01%) Reference Data
2 8 (7.21%) Equities
3 7 (6.31%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.60%) Fixed Income
6 3 (2.70%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.80%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (1.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.80%) Derivative
8 1 (0.90%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.90%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.80%) UNIX
2 1 (0.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (18.92%) Business Analysis
2 18 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (13.51%) Project Management
4 14 (12.61%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (12.61%) Change Management
5 9 (8.11%) GAP Analysis
6 8 (7.21%) Data Analysis
7 7 (6.31%) Asset Management
7 7 (6.31%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (5.41%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (4.50%) Programme Management
9 5 (4.50%) Test Management
10 4 (3.60%) Risk Management
10 4 (3.60%) PRINCE2
10 4 (3.60%) Test Scripting
10 4 (3.60%) Information Management
11 3 (2.70%) Data Management
11 3 (2.70%) Integration Testing
11 3 (2.70%) Waterfall
11 3 (2.70%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.50%) SQL
2 2 (1.80%) C
2 2 (1.80%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (7.21%) CIMA
1 8 (7.21%) ACCA
2 5 (4.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (4.50%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.90%) Degree
4 1 (0.90%) PMP
4 1 (0.90%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.90%) ISEB
4 1 (0.90%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (31.53%) EMIR
2 33 (29.73%) Dodd-Frank
3 9 (8.11%) COREP
3 9 (8.11%) FINREP
4 8 (7.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (7.21%) MiFID
5 3 (2.70%) QA
6 2 (1.80%) Solvency II
6 2 (1.80%) Basel II
7 1 (0.90%) Basel III
7 1 (0.90%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.90%) AIFMD
7 1 (0.90%) CRD IV
Systems Management
1 5 (4.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (4.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.70%) IBM
2 3 (2.70%) Calypso
3 2 (1.80%) Oracle
3 2 (1.80%) Pega
4 1 (0.90%) Avaloq
4 1 (0.90%) HP
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