The table below looks at the statistics for MiFID skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MiFID over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
Rank 492 521 574
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +53
Contract jobs citing MiFID 136 94 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.18% 0.037%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.90% 1.91% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 73 17
Median daily rate £550 £625 £486
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +28.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £515 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £626 £750 £645
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £550
% change year-on-year
- -13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
MiFID
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
4692 4915 4626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.41% 9.53% 9.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3020 3265 2836
Median daily rate £425 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £254 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 191 175 189
Median hourly rate £28.00 £21.55 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.93% +7.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £12.50 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.50 £43.11
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +11.35%

MiFID
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing MiFID as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

MiFID Jobs Demand Trend in England

MiFID
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

MiFID Daily Rate Trend in England

MiFID
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MiFID across the England region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

MiFID Daily Rate Histogram in England

MiFID
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MiFID across the England region.

MiFID Hourly Rate Trend in England

MiFID
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 MiFID within the England region over the 3 months to 26 July 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 +24 119 £550 -12.87% 20
South East - 14 £538 - 4
Yorkshire - 2 £350 -
North East - 1 £425 -
MiFID
UK

MiFID
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MiFID 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 MiFID.

1 132 (49.44%) Finance
2 127 (47.57%) Banking
3 84 (31.46%) Investment Banking
4 68 (25.47%) EMIR
5 61 (22.85%) Dodd-Frank
6 60 (22.47%) Business Analysis
7 58 (21.72%) Agile Software Development
8 56 (20.97%) Front Office
9 53 (19.85%) Stakeholder Management
10 52 (19.48%) Project Management
11 35 (13.11%) Asset Management
12 33 (12.36%) Derivative
13 32 (11.99%) Equities
14 30 (11.24%) Degree
15 28 (10.49%) Fixed Income
15 28 (10.49%) Change Management
15 28 (10.49%) User Acceptance Testing
16 27 (10.11%) Legal
17 26 (9.74%) Back Office
17 26 (9.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 26 (9.74%) Investment Management
18 24 (8.99%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 24 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
18 24 (8.99%) FATCA
19 21 (7.87%) SQL
19 21 (7.87%) SDLC
20 20 (7.49%) Hedge funds
20 20 (7.49%) C#
21 18 (6.74%) Retail
22 17 (6.37%) Scrum

MiFID
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 7 (2.62%) Skype for Business
2 3 (1.12%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.37%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (4.49%) MS PowerPoint
2 11 (4.12%) MS Office
3 9 (3.37%) MS Excel
4 7 (2.62%) MS Project
5 6 (2.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (3.75%) Summit
2 2 (0.75%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.37%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.37%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.25%) PBX
2 4 (1.50%) Intranet
3 3 (1.12%) HTTP
4 2 (0.75%) Firewall
4 2 (0.75%) SNMP
5 1 (0.37%) BGP
5 1 (0.37%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.37%) EIGRP
5 1 (0.37%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.37%) Extranet
5 1 (0.37%) Internet
5 1 (0.37%) IPsec
5 1 (0.37%) Junos
5 1 (0.37%) LAN
5 1 (0.37%) MPLS
5 1 (0.37%) Multicast
5 1 (0.37%) OSPF
5 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.37%) VPN
5 1 (0.37%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.50%) KDB
3 3 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (1.12%) QlikView
3 3 (1.12%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.37%) Big Data
5 1 (0.37%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.37%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.37%) MS Access
5 1 (0.37%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.37%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.50%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 3 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.75%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.75%) Selenium
3 2 (0.75%) Subversion
4 1 (0.37%) JIRA
4 1 (0.37%) TeamCity
General
1 132 (49.44%) Finance
2 127 (47.57%) Banking
3 84 (31.46%) Investment Banking
4 56 (20.97%) Front Office
5 27 (10.11%) Legal
6 26 (9.74%) Back Office
7 18 (6.74%) Retail
8 10 (3.75%) Financial Institution
9 7 (2.62%) Marketing
10 6 (2.25%) Retail Banking
11 5 (1.87%) French Language
12 3 (1.12%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.75%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.37%) German Language
14 1 (0.37%) Law
Job Titles
1 146 (54.68%) Analyst
2 131 (49.06%) Business Analyst
3 64 (23.97%) MiFID Business Analyst
4 61 (22.85%) Project Manager
5 38 (14.23%) Regulatory Business Analyst
6 31 (11.61%) MiFID Project Manager
7 24 (8.99%) Banking Analyst
7 24 (8.99%) Developer
8 22 (8.24%) Report Analyst
9 17 (6.37%) Regulatory Reporting Business Analyst
10 16 (5.99%) C# Developer
11 14 (5.24%) Programme Manager
12 13 (4.87%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
12 13 (4.87%) Project Analyst
12 13 (4.87%) Senior Manager
13 12 (4.49%) Senior Project Manager
14 11 (4.12%) Technical Analyst
14 11 (4.12%) Technical Business Analyst
15 10 (3.75%) Business IT Analyst
15 10 (3.75%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.99%) XML
2 12 (4.49%) .NET
3 9 (3.37%) Web Services
4 5 (1.87%) FIXML
4 5 (1.87%) FpML
4 5 (1.87%) WPF
5 4 (1.50%) OOXML
5 4 (1.50%) WinForms
6 3 (1.12%) .NET Framework
6 3 (1.12%) AngularJS
6 3 (1.12%) HTML
7 2 (0.75%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (0.75%) CSS
7 2 (0.75%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (0.75%) HTML5
7 2 (0.75%) WCF
8 1 (0.37%) JSON
8 1 (0.37%) Middleware
8 1 (0.37%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 33 (12.36%) Derivative
2 32 (11.99%) Equities
3 28 (10.49%) Fixed Income
4 26 (9.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 24 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (7.49%) Hedge funds
7 14 (5.24%) Equity Derivative
7 14 (5.24%) Management Information System
8 11 (4.12%) Market Risk
9 10 (3.75%) Computer Science
10 6 (2.25%) Reference Data
11 4 (1.50%) Fintech
12 3 (1.12%) Credit Derivative
12 3 (1.12%) PMI
13 2 (0.75%) Data Centre
13 2 (0.75%) Data Integration
13 2 (0.75%) Economics
13 2 (0.75%) Mathematics
13 2 (0.75%) OTC Derivatives
13 2 (0.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.25%) Unix
2 5 (1.87%) Windows
3 3 (1.12%) Linux
3 3 (1.12%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.37%) AIX
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (22.47%) Business Analysis
2 58 (21.72%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (19.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 52 (19.48%) Project Management
5 35 (13.11%) Asset Management
6 28 (10.49%) Change Management
6 28 (10.49%) User Acceptance Testing
7 26 (9.74%) Investment Management
8 24 (8.99%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 21 (7.87%) SDLC
10 17 (6.37%) Scrum
11 15 (5.62%) PRINCE2
12 14 (5.24%) Wealth Management
13 13 (4.87%) Electronic Trading
14 12 (4.49%) Waterfall
15 11 (4.12%) GAP Analysis
15 11 (4.12%) TDD
16 10 (3.75%) Data Analysis
17 9 (3.37%) Data Protection
17 9 (3.37%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (7.87%) SQL
2 20 (7.49%) C#
3 13 (4.87%) Java
4 5 (1.87%) VBA
5 4 (1.50%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.75%) Perl
6 2 (0.75%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.75%) Python
7 1 (0.37%) RPG
7 1 (0.37%) Ruby
7 1 (0.37%) Scala
Qualifications
1 30 (11.24%) Degree
2 4 (1.50%) ISEB
3 3 (1.12%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.75%) APMP
5 1 (0.37%) CBAP
5 1 (0.37%) CCDA
5 1 (0.37%) CCIE
5 1 (0.37%) CCNP
5 1 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.37%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.37%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (25.47%) EMIR
2 61 (22.85%) Dodd-Frank
3 24 (8.99%) FATCA
4 11 (4.12%) AIFMD
5 9 (3.37%) UCITS
6 8 (3.00%) QA
7 2 (0.75%) Basel III
7 2 (0.75%) BS25999
7 2 (0.75%) COBIT
7 2 (0.75%) COSO
7 2 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.37%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (4.87%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.12%) Murex
3 10 (3.75%) Calypso
4 8 (3.00%) Oracle
5 4 (1.50%) Bloomberg
5 4 (1.50%) ION Trading
5 4 (1.50%) Sophis
6 3 (1.12%) Fidessa
6 3 (1.12%) SunGard
7 2 (0.75%) Cisco
7 2 (0.75%) Sybase
8 1 (0.37%) Alias
8 1 (0.37%) Charles River
8 1 (0.37%) HP
8 1 (0.37%) IBM
8 1 (0.37%) Juniper
8 1 (0.37%) Lotus
8 1 (0.37%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.37%) SAP
8 1 (0.37%) Veritas
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