The first table below looks at the demand for Solvency II 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 Solvency II over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the England region.

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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solvency II
Rank 469 504 347
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -157
Contract jobs citing Solvency II 90 38 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.084% 0.41%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.32% 1.12% 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 29 109
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £306 £367
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £405 £419
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
3881 3404 4106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.14% 7.48% 7.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2388 2094 2174
Average daily rate £401 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.68% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 127 221
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.13 £17.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+13.38% -1.38%
Solvency II
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Solvency II
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Solvency II Jobs Demand Trend in England

Solvency II
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Solvency II Daily Rate Trend in England

Solvency II
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Solvency II across the England region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

Solvency II Daily Rate Histogram in England

Solvency II
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Solvency II Hourly Rate Trend in England

Solvency II
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 Solvency II within the England region over the 3 months to 10 July 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 +29 37 £500 +8.10% 7
East of England - 18 £450 -
South East -2 7 £438 +6.06% 4
West Midlands - 5 £388 - 1
Yorkshire +3 1 £380 -12.13% 1
Solvency II
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Solvency II
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Solvency II 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 Solvency II.

1 85 (53.80%) Finance
2 33 (20.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 26 (16.46%) UML
4 24 (15.19%) GAP Analysis
5 23 (14.56%) Data Modelling
6 22 (13.92%) BPMN
6 22 (13.92%) SQL
7 21 (13.29%) Basel II
7 21 (13.29%) Project Management
7 21 (13.29%) Banking
8 19 (12.03%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (12.03%) MS Visio
9 17 (10.76%) BPR
9 17 (10.76%) Requirements Analysis
9 17 (10.76%) Basel III
10 16 (10.13%) Business Transformation
10 16 (10.13%) Data Warehouse
10 16 (10.13%) SSADM
10 16 (10.13%) DSDM
11 15 (9.49%) Business Analysis
12 14 (8.86%) Sun
13 13 (8.23%) Informatica
14 12 (7.59%) SQL Server
15 11 (6.96%) SharePoint
16 10 (6.33%) Risk Management
16 10 (6.33%) Oracle
17 9 (5.70%) Waterfall
18 8 (5.06%) SQL Server 2008
18 8 (5.06%) QlikView
18 8 (5.06%) Kimball Methodology

Solvency II
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Solvency II 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 Solvency II. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (6.96%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.90%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (12.03%) MS Visio
2 8 (5.06%) PowerPivot
3 3 (1.90%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.27%) MS Office
5 1 (0.63%) MS Project
5 1 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.90%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (1.90%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.90%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (1.90%) MoSes
2 1 (0.63%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.63%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.63%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.53%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.13%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (7.59%) SQL Server
3 8 (5.06%) ProClarity
3 8 (5.06%) QlikView
3 8 (5.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.16%) Essbase
4 5 (3.16%) OLAP
5 3 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.90%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.27%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (1.27%) Data Mart
6 2 (1.27%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.63%) MS Access
7 1 (0.63%) PowerCenter
7 1 (0.63%) BusinessObjects XI
General
1 85 (53.80%) Finance
2 21 (13.29%) Banking
3 5 (3.16%) Legal
4 4 (2.53%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.63%) Marketing
5 1 (0.63%) Retail
5 1 (0.63%) Advertising
5 1 (0.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 71 (44.94%) Analyst
2 60 (37.97%) Business Analyst
3 34 (21.52%) Project Manager
4 23 (14.56%) Solvency II Project Manager
5 22 (13.92%) Solvency II Business Analyst
6 18 (11.39%) Developer
7 15 (9.49%) Senior Business Analyst
7 15 (9.49%) Senior Analyst
8 13 (8.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 11 (6.96%) Insurance Business Analyst
10 7 (4.43%) Senior Manager
10 7 (4.43%) Consultant
11 6 (3.80%) Test Manager
11 6 (3.80%) Architect
12 5 (3.16%) Programme Manager
12 5 (3.16%) Senior Project Manager
13 4 (2.53%) Systems Analyst
13 4 (2.53%) Business Manager
13 4 (2.53%) Business Project Manager
13 4 (2.53%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.90%) .NET
2 1 (0.63%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (1.90%) Visualisation
2 2 (1.27%) PMI
3 1 (0.63%) Fixed Income
3 1 (0.63%) Equities
3 1 (0.63%) Derivative
3 1 (0.63%) Statistics
3 1 (0.63%) Credit Risk
3 1 (0.63%) iPad
3 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.90%) Windows
2 1 (0.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (20.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 26 (16.46%) UML
3 24 (15.19%) GAP Analysis
4 23 (14.56%) Data Modelling
5 22 (13.92%) BPMN
6 21 (13.29%) Project Management
7 19 (12.03%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (10.76%) BPR
8 17 (10.76%) Requirements Analysis
9 16 (10.13%) SSADM
9 16 (10.13%) DSDM
9 16 (10.13%) Business Transformation
10 15 (9.49%) Business Analysis
11 10 (6.33%) Risk Management
12 9 (5.70%) Waterfall
13 8 (5.06%) Kimball Methodology
13 8 (5.06%) PRINCE2
14 7 (4.43%) Change Management
15 6 (3.80%) Migration
16 5 (3.16%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 22 (13.92%) SQL
2 4 (2.53%) PL/SQL
3 3 (1.90%) Java
3 3 (1.90%) T-SQL
3 3 (1.90%) VBA
4 1 (0.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (3.16%) Degree
2 3 (1.90%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 3 (1.90%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 2 (1.27%) ISEB
3 2 (1.27%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.63%) ACCA
4 1 (0.63%) CIMA
4 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (13.29%) Basel II
2 17 (10.76%) Basel III
3 8 (5.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.90%) QA
5 1 (0.63%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.63%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.63%) FATCA
5 1 (0.63%) EMIR
5 1 (0.63%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.63%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.63%) COREP
5 1 (0.63%) FINREP
5 1 (0.63%) AIFMD
Vendors
1 14 (8.86%) Sun
2 13 (8.23%) Informatica
3 10 (6.33%) Oracle
4 8 (5.06%) Actuate
4 8 (5.06%) Microsoft
5 5 (3.16%) Hyperion
6 4 (2.53%) Business Objects
7 3 (1.90%) SAP
7 3 (1.90%) Cognos
8 2 (1.27%) Kalido
9 1 (0.63%) CA
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