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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solvency II
Rank 474 501 344
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -157
Contract jobs citing Solvency II 96 41 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.088% 0.45%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.44% 1.15% 5.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 33 126
Average daily rate
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£475 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £310 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £579 £524 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £420 £420
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
3934 3572 4101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.97% 7.68% 7.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2395 2178 2234
Average daily rate £410 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £275 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 181 139 226
Average hourly rate £20.21 £19.75 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.30% +1.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.15 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.66 £42.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.89%
Solvency II
UK

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 25 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 25 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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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 +21 33 £500 +5.26% 9
East of England -11 16 £444 -1.38%
South East -2 10 £425 +3.03% 2
West Midlands - 7 £388 -
Yorkshire +11 4 £463 +6.93% 2
Solvency II
UK

Solvency II
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 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 94 (56.29%) Finance
2 40 (23.95%) Stakeholder Management
3 27 (16.17%) UML
4 25 (14.97%) GAP Analysis
5 24 (14.37%) BPMN
6 23 (13.77%) Banking
6 23 (13.77%) Basel II
6 23 (13.77%) Project Management
7 22 (13.17%) MS Visio
7 22 (13.17%) Data Modelling
8 21 (12.57%) SQL
9 18 (10.78%) BPR
9 18 (10.78%) Requirements Analysis
9 18 (10.78%) Basel III
10 17 (10.18%) Business Transformation
10 17 (10.18%) Business Analysis
10 17 (10.18%) SSADM
10 17 (10.18%) DSDM
11 16 (9.58%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (8.98%) Data Warehouse
13 14 (8.38%) Sun
14 13 (7.78%) Informatica
15 10 (5.99%) Microsoft
15 10 (5.99%) Oracle
15 10 (5.99%) SQL Server
15 10 (5.99%) PRINCE2
16 9 (5.39%) SharePoint
16 9 (5.39%) Risk Management
16 9 (5.39%) Waterfall
17 8 (4.79%) PowerPivot

Solvency II
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 9 (5.39%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.80%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (13.17%) MS Visio
2 8 (4.79%) PowerPivot
3 5 (2.99%) MS Office
4 2 (1.20%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.60%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.60%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.80%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (1.80%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.80%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (1.80%) MoSes
2 1 (0.60%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.60%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.60%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.99%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.98%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (5.99%) SQL Server
3 8 (4.79%) ProClarity
3 8 (4.79%) QlikView
3 8 (4.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.99%) Essbase
5 3 (1.80%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (1.80%) OLAP
6 2 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.20%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.20%) Data Mart
6 2 (1.20%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (0.60%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.60%) PowerCenter
General
1 94 (56.29%) Finance
2 23 (13.77%) Banking
3 7 (4.19%) Legal
4 4 (2.40%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.60%) Marketing
5 1 (0.60%) Retail
5 1 (0.60%) Advertising
5 1 (0.60%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 77 (46.11%) Analyst
2 65 (38.92%) Business Analyst
3 37 (22.16%) Project Manager
4 26 (15.57%) Solvency II Business Analyst
5 24 (14.37%) Solvency II Project Manager
6 16 (9.58%) Senior Business Analyst
6 16 (9.58%) Senior Analyst
6 16 (9.58%) Developer
7 11 (6.59%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 11 (6.59%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 7 (4.19%) Programme Manager
8 7 (4.19%) Senior Manager
9 6 (3.59%) Architect
10 5 (2.99%) Test Manager
10 5 (2.99%) Data Analyst
10 5 (2.99%) Senior Project Manager
10 5 (2.99%) Actuary
11 4 (2.40%) Business Manager
11 4 (2.40%) Business Project Manager
11 4 (2.40%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.80%) .NET
2 1 (0.60%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (1.80%) Visualisation
2 2 (1.20%) PMI
2 2 (1.20%) Statistics
3 1 (0.60%) Mathematics
3 1 (0.60%) Physics
3 1 (0.60%) Credit Risk
3 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.60%) Fixed Income
3 1 (0.60%) Equities
3 1 (0.60%) Derivative
3 1 (0.60%) iPad
3 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.80%) Windows
2 1 (0.60%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (23.95%) Stakeholder Management
2 27 (16.17%) UML
3 25 (14.97%) GAP Analysis
4 24 (14.37%) BPMN
5 23 (13.77%) Project Management
6 22 (13.17%) Data Modelling
7 18 (10.78%) BPR
7 18 (10.78%) Requirements Analysis
8 17 (10.18%) SSADM
8 17 (10.18%) DSDM
8 17 (10.18%) Business Analysis
8 17 (10.18%) Business Transformation
9 16 (9.58%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (5.99%) PRINCE2
11 9 (5.39%) Risk Management
11 9 (5.39%) Waterfall
12 8 (4.79%) Kimball Methodology
13 7 (4.19%) Change Management
14 6 (3.59%) Migration
14 6 (3.59%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 21 (12.57%) SQL
2 4 (2.40%) PL/SQL
2 4 (2.40%) VBA
3 3 (1.80%) Java
4 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.60%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (2.99%) Degree
2 3 (1.80%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 3 (1.80%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 2 (1.20%) ISEB
3 2 (1.20%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.60%) ACCA
4 1 (0.60%) CIMA
4 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.60%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (13.77%) Basel II
2 18 (10.78%) Basel III
3 8 (4.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (2.99%) QA
5 2 (1.20%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.60%) FATCA
6 1 (0.60%) EMIR
6 1 (0.60%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.60%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.60%) COREP
6 1 (0.60%) FINREP
6 1 (0.60%) AIFMD
6 1 (0.60%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 14 (8.38%) Sun
2 13 (7.78%) Informatica
3 10 (5.99%) Microsoft
3 10 (5.99%) Oracle
4 8 (4.79%) Actuate
5 5 (2.99%) Hyperion
6 3 (1.80%) Business Objects
6 3 (1.80%) SAP
6 3 (1.80%) Cognos
7 2 (1.20%) Kalido
8 1 (0.60%) CA
Liverpool, Merseyside
LA International
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
North West
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
HFG
Rate: £700 - £900 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Drake Fleming
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Aston Carter
Rate: £525 - £580 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £650 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: £900 - £1100 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
North Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £350 - £400 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago