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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solvency II
Rank 473 468 519
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +51
Contract jobs citing Solvency II 113 87 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.18% 0.081%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.82% 2.25% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 67 27
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£500 £451 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.98% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £396 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £465 £450 £415
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +8.43%
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
4010 3867 3388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.91% 8.08% 7.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2583 2418 2100
Average daily rate £425 £410 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% -6.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £560 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 152 167 124
Average hourly rate £21.07 £20.06 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.03% +2.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £42.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.15 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+3.14% +10.81%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 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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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 +36 86 £550 +10.00% 20
South West -17 10 £465 -5.82% 4
West Midlands 0 6 £500 +29.03% 1
North West - 5 £660 - 4
South East -17 2 £425 - 1
Yorkshire -19 2 £438 +15.13%
East of England -14 1 £213 -52.77%
Solvency II
UK

Solvency II
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 172 (64.42%) Finance
2 76 (28.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 57 (21.35%) Data Warehouse
4 52 (19.48%) SQL
5 44 (16.48%) Data Modelling
6 39 (14.61%) Business Intelligence
7 38 (14.23%) ETL
7 38 (14.23%) Analytical Skills
8 37 (13.86%) MS Visio
9 31 (11.61%) Microsoft
10 29 (10.86%) Data Governance
11 27 (10.11%) Oracle
12 26 (9.74%) SQL Server
13 25 (9.36%) Banking
14 24 (8.99%) Migration
15 22 (8.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 21 (7.87%) Business Analysis
16 21 (7.87%) Project Management
16 21 (7.87%) MS Excel
17 20 (7.49%) Cognos
18 19 (7.12%) Basel II
18 19 (7.12%) GAP Analysis
18 19 (7.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 17 (6.37%) MS PowerPoint
19 17 (6.37%) Quality Management
19 17 (6.37%) UML
19 17 (6.37%) PL/SQL
19 17 (6.37%) Business Transformation
20 16 (5.99%) GAAP
20 16 (5.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Solvency II
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 13 (4.87%) SAS
2 8 (3.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 37 (13.86%) MS Visio
2 21 (7.87%) MS Excel
3 17 (6.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (4.12%) MS Office
5 6 (2.25%) MS Project
6 1 (0.37%) SPSS
6 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (4.12%) Cognos TM1
2 6 (2.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 5 (1.87%) Markit EDM
4 3 (1.12%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (1.12%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.37%) MoSes
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.12%) IMAP
2 1 (0.37%) DHCP
2 1 (0.37%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (21.35%) Data Warehouse
2 26 (9.74%) SQL Server
3 22 (8.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (7.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (5.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 15 (5.62%) OLAP
7 12 (4.49%) Relational Database
8 11 (4.12%) Data Mart
9 7 (2.62%) OLAP Cube
10 6 (2.25%) Oracle Database
10 6 (2.25%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (1.87%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 5 (1.87%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 3 (1.12%) Big Data
12 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (1.12%) Oracle ODI
12 3 (1.12%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.75%) Star Schema
13 2 (0.75%) PowerCenter
13 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (3.00%) Subversion
2 4 (1.50%) ERwin
3 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 172 (64.42%) Finance
2 25 (9.36%) Banking
3 7 (2.62%) Legal
3 7 (2.62%) Back Office
4 6 (2.25%) Advertising
4 6 (2.25%) General Ledger
5 3 (1.12%) Retail
6 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.37%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.37%) French Language
6 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.37%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 129 (48.31%) Analyst
2 78 (29.21%) Business Analyst
3 39 (14.61%) Project Manager
4 36 (13.48%) Developer
4 36 (13.48%) Data Analyst
5 32 (11.99%) Solvency II Business Analyst
6 23 (8.61%) Solvency II Project Manager
7 16 (5.99%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 15 (5.62%) Senior Analyst
9 13 (4.87%) Senior Business Analyst
9 13 (4.87%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 11 (4.12%) Governance Analyst
11 10 (3.75%) SQL Developer
11 10 (3.75%) Architect
12 9 (3.37%) Test Analyst
12 9 (3.37%) TM1 Developer
13 8 (3.00%) Systems Analyst
13 8 (3.00%) Data Architect
14 7 (2.62%) Designer
15 6 (2.25%) Business Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.25%) .NET
2 2 (0.75%) XML
3 1 (0.37%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.37%) MDX
3 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.37%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 38 (14.23%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.87%) Data Integration
3 7 (2.62%) Data Extraction
3 7 (2.62%) Derivative
4 6 (2.25%) Visualisation
5 4 (1.50%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.50%) Reference Data
6 3 (1.12%) Social Media
7 2 (0.75%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.37%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.37%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.37%) PMI
8 1 (0.37%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.37%) Equities
8 1 (0.37%) DTCC
8 1 (0.37%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.00%) UNIX
2 2 (0.75%) Windows
3 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (28.46%) Stakeholder Management
2 44 (16.48%) Data Modelling
3 39 (14.61%) Business Intelligence
4 38 (14.23%) ETL
5 29 (10.86%) Data Governance
6 24 (8.99%) Migration
7 21 (7.87%) Project Management
7 21 (7.87%) Business Analysis
8 19 (7.12%) GAP Analysis
9 17 (6.37%) Quality Management
9 17 (6.37%) UML
9 17 (6.37%) Business Transformation
10 15 (5.62%) BPMN
11 14 (5.24%) User Acceptance Testing
11 14 (5.24%) Requirements Analysis
12 13 (4.87%) Data Migration
12 13 (4.87%) SSADM
12 13 (4.87%) DSDM
12 13 (4.87%) BPR
12 13 (4.87%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 52 (19.48%) SQL
2 17 (6.37%) PL/SQL
3 15 (5.62%) T-SQL
4 8 (3.00%) Shell Script
5 7 (2.62%) VBA
6 3 (1.12%) C#
7 2 (0.75%) C
8 1 (0.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (3.00%) Degree
2 4 (1.50%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.12%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (0.37%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (0.37%) ISEB
4 1 (0.37%) SAS Certification
4 1 (0.37%) PMP
4 1 (0.37%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.12%) Basel II
2 16 (5.99%) GAAP
3 15 (5.62%) Basel III
3 15 (5.62%) Data Quality
4 6 (2.25%) QA
5 4 (1.50%) AIFMD
6 3 (1.12%) MiFID
6 3 (1.12%) EMIR
6 3 (1.12%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 2 (0.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.12%) Oracle EDQ
2 2 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.37%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 31 (11.61%) Microsoft
2 27 (10.11%) Oracle
3 20 (7.49%) Cognos
4 13 (4.87%) IBM
5 8 (3.00%) HP
6 6 (2.25%) Sun
7 5 (1.87%) Business Objects
8 4 (1.50%) Informatica
9 3 (1.12%) Bloomberg
10 2 (0.75%) VMware
10 2 (0.75%) Tableau
10 2 (0.75%) Guidewire
11 1 (0.37%) Cloudera
11 1 (0.37%) Charles River
11 1 (0.37%) Reuters
11 1 (0.37%) EMC
11 1 (0.37%) CA
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