The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solvency II
Rank 489 528 342
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -186
Contract jobs citing Solvency II 101 35 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.073% 0.43%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.44% 0.99% 5.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 32 133
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£500 £488 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £403 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £855 £594 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £456 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Solvency II
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
4143 3547 4004
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.77% 7.40% 8.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2631 2204 2344
Average daily rate £405 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 208 127 203
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.46 £11.00 £11.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.25 £42.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +10 35 £525 +5.00% 11
South West -14 26 £475 +9.82% 12
South East +4 25 £538 +30.30%
East of England - - - - 1
Solvency II
UK

Solvency II
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 126 (63.64%) Finance
2 50 (25.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 31 (15.66%) Project Management
4 24 (12.12%) Banking
4 24 (12.12%) GAP Analysis
5 23 (11.62%) Basel II
5 23 (11.62%) MS Visio
6 21 (10.61%) Basel III
7 20 (10.10%) Data Modelling
7 20 (10.10%) SQL
7 20 (10.10%) UML
8 19 (9.60%) Business Analysis
9 17 (8.59%) Requirements Analysis
9 17 (8.59%) BPMN
9 17 (8.59%) BPR
10 16 (8.08%) SSADM
10 16 (8.08%) DSDM
11 15 (7.58%) Data Warehouse
11 15 (7.58%) Risk Management
11 15 (7.58%) Business Transformation
12 14 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (6.57%) Oracle
14 12 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (5.56%) Change Management
15 11 (5.56%) PRINCE2
15 11 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (5.56%) Sun
15 11 (5.56%) Data Governance
16 10 (5.05%) Microsoft
17 9 (4.55%) Legal

Solvency II
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 3 (1.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.51%) SAS
Applications
1 23 (11.62%) MS Visio
2 9 (4.55%) MS Office
3 3 (1.52%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.01%) PowerPivot
4 2 (1.01%) MS Project
5 1 (0.51%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.52%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (1.52%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.01%) CODA-Financials
3 1 (0.51%) HFM
3 1 (0.51%) MoSes
3 1 (0.51%) Towers Watson Igloo
3 1 (0.51%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.01%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.55%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.58%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (2.53%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.53%) Essbase
2 5 (2.53%) Data Mart
3 3 (1.52%) QlikView
3 3 (1.52%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.01%) SQLPlus
4 2 (1.01%) ProClarity
4 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.01%) OLAP
4 2 (1.01%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.01%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (0.51%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 1 (0.51%) PowerDesigner
1 1 (0.51%) ERwin
General
1 126 (63.64%) Finance
2 24 (12.12%) Banking
3 9 (4.55%) Legal
4 5 (2.53%) General Ledger
5 3 (1.52%) Advertising
6 1 (0.51%) Retail
6 1 (0.51%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 97 (48.99%) Analyst
2 74 (37.37%) Business Analyst
3 46 (23.23%) Project Manager
4 31 (15.66%) Solvency II Business Analyst
5 25 (12.63%) Solvency II Project Manager
6 15 (7.58%) Senior Business Analyst
6 15 (7.58%) Senior Analyst
7 13 (6.57%) Developer
8 11 (5.56%) Programme Manager
8 11 (5.56%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 10 (5.05%) Systems Analyst
10 8 (4.04%) Data Manager
11 7 (3.54%) Data Analyst
11 7 (3.54%) Data Governance Manager
11 7 (3.54%) Governance Manager
12 6 (3.03%) Actuary
12 6 (3.03%) Consultant
12 6 (3.03%) Architect
13 5 (2.53%) Financial Analyst
14 4 (2.02%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.52%) .NET
2 1 (0.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (1.52%) PMI
3 2 (1.01%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.01%) Data Structures
3 2 (1.01%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.51%) User Experience
4 1 (0.51%) Statistics
4 1 (0.51%) Taxonomies
4 1 (0.51%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.51%) Physics
4 1 (0.51%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.51%) UNIX
1 1 (0.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (25.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 31 (15.66%) Project Management
3 24 (12.12%) GAP Analysis
4 20 (10.10%) UML
4 20 (10.10%) Data Modelling
5 19 (9.60%) Business Analysis
6 17 (8.59%) Requirements Analysis
6 17 (8.59%) BPMN
6 17 (8.59%) BPR
7 16 (8.08%) SSADM
7 16 (8.08%) DSDM
8 15 (7.58%) Risk Management
8 15 (7.58%) Business Transformation
9 12 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (5.56%) Change Management
10 11 (5.56%) PRINCE2
10 11 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (5.56%) Data Governance
11 9 (4.55%) Data Management
12 7 (3.54%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 20 (10.10%) SQL
2 5 (2.53%) PL/SQL
3 4 (2.02%) VBA
4 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.51%) R
4 1 (0.51%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (3.03%) Degree
2 4 (2.02%) ISEB
2 4 (2.02%) ACCA
3 3 (1.52%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.01%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 2 (1.01%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 2 (1.01%) CIMA
4 2 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.51%) PMP
5 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.51%) MCSE
5 1 (0.51%) PhD
5 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (11.62%) Basel II
2 21 (10.61%) Basel III
3 9 (4.55%) QA
4 5 (2.53%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (1.01%) FATCA
7 1 (0.51%) COREP
7 1 (0.51%) FINREP
7 1 (0.51%) GAAP
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (6.57%) Oracle
2 11 (5.56%) Sun
3 10 (5.05%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.02%) Cognos
4 4 (2.02%) Informatica
5 3 (1.52%) Hyperion
5 3 (1.52%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.01%) Actuate
6 2 (1.01%) CODA
7 1 (0.51%) CA
7 1 (0.51%) HP
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Bristol
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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Rate: £1000 - £1500 per day
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Rate: From £300 to £450 per day
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Rate: £500 - £580 per day
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Rate: £350 - £355 per annum
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Greater London
HFG
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Orgtel
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