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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solvency II over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solvency II
Rank 525 472 524
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +52
Contract jobs citing Solvency II 81 141 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.28% 0.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.81% 2.99% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 103 54
Median daily rate £538 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +8.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £418 £396
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £700 £597
UK excluding London median daily rate £650 £475 £451
% change year-on-year
+36.84% +5.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
4472 4712 4628
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.08% 9.41% 9.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2900 3046 2863
Median daily rate £425 £420 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 154 213
Median hourly rate £24.00 £21.55 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.36% +0.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.61 £12.25 £11.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.60 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +19.04%

Solvency II
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Solvency II as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Solvency II within the England region over the 3 months to 30 May 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 -25 65 £534 -2.95% 9
South West -16 13 £750 +57.89%
East of England +9 1 £325 +52.94%
South East -26 1 £750 +66.66%
East Midlands - 1 £525 -
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Solvency II
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Solvency II 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 Solvency II.

1 75 (46.58%) Finance
2 36 (22.36%) SQL
3 33 (20.50%) Data Modelling
4 27 (16.77%) ETL
4 27 (16.77%) Business Intelligence
4 27 (16.77%) Data Analysis
5 25 (15.53%) Data Warehouse
6 24 (14.91%) Business Analysis
7 23 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 20 (12.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 20 (12.42%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (11.18%) Asset Management
10 17 (10.56%) GAP Analysis
11 16 (9.94%) Project Management
11 16 (9.94%) Test Scripting
12 15 (9.32%) Migration
13 14 (8.70%) Data Migration
13 14 (8.70%) Data Quality
14 13 (8.07%) SDLC
14 13 (8.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 13 (8.07%) UML
15 12 (7.45%) Data Management
16 11 (6.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 10 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
17 10 (6.21%) ERwin
18 9 (5.59%) ACCA
18 9 (5.59%) CIMA
18 9 (5.59%) ISEB
18 9 (5.59%) Markit EDM
18 9 (5.59%) Investment Management

Solvency II
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 8 (4.97%) Confluence
2 2 (1.24%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (3.11%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.48%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.24%) MS Office
3 2 (1.24%) MS Project
4 1 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (5.59%) Markit EDM
2 2 (1.24%) HFM
3 1 (0.62%) Cognos Controller
3 1 (0.62%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.62%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (0.62%) ReMetrica
3 1 (0.62%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.62%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (15.53%) Data Warehouse
2 23 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 20 (12.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (8.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (6.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (1.86%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.62%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.62%) Power BI
7 1 (0.62%) QlikView
7 1 (0.62%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 10 (6.21%) ERwin
2 8 (4.97%) JIRA
3 1 (0.62%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.62%) FitNesse
3 1 (0.62%) MSI
General
1 75 (46.58%) Finance
2 8 (4.97%) Legal
3 7 (4.35%) Banking
4 3 (1.86%) Advertising
5 2 (1.24%) Back Office
5 2 (1.24%) General Ledger
5 2 (1.24%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 84 (52.17%) Analyst
2 53 (32.92%) Business Analyst
3 38 (23.60%) Solvency II Business Analyst
4 26 (16.15%) Developer
5 23 (14.29%) Project Manager
6 19 (11.80%) Architect
6 19 (11.80%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 14 (8.70%) SSIS Developer
8 13 (8.07%) SQL Developer
9 11 (6.83%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 11 (6.83%) Data Architect
9 11 (6.83%) Senior Analyst
9 11 (6.83%) Solvency II Project Manager
9 11 (6.83%) SQL Analyst
10 10 (6.21%) Data Business Analyst
11 9 (5.59%) Data Warehouse Developer
12 8 (4.97%) Analyst Developer
12 8 (4.97%) Senior Business Analyst
13 7 (4.35%) ETL Developer
13 7 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.97%) FpML
1 8 (4.97%) XML
2 6 (3.73%) MDX
3 5 (3.11%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.62%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.11%) Reference Data
2 5 (3.11%) Reinsurance
3 3 (1.86%) Derivative
3 3 (1.86%) iPad
4 2 (1.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.62%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.62%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.62%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.62%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.62%) PMI
5 1 (0.62%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (20.50%) Data Modelling
2 27 (16.77%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (16.77%) Data Analysis
2 27 (16.77%) ETL
3 24 (14.91%) Business Analysis
4 20 (12.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (11.18%) Asset Management
6 17 (10.56%) GAP Analysis
7 16 (9.94%) Project Management
7 16 (9.94%) Test Scripting
8 15 (9.32%) Migration
9 14 (8.70%) Data Migration
10 13 (8.07%) SDLC
10 13 (8.07%) UML
11 12 (7.45%) Data Management
12 9 (5.59%) Investment Management
13 7 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (4.35%) Kimball Methodology
13 7 (4.35%) PRINCE2
13 7 (4.35%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (22.36%) SQL
2 6 (3.73%) T-SQL
3 4 (2.48%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.24%) VBA
5 1 (0.62%) C
5 1 (0.62%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (5.59%) ACCA
1 9 (5.59%) CIMA
1 9 (5.59%) ISEB
2 6 (3.73%) Degree
3 1 (0.62%) CFA
3 1 (0.62%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (0.62%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.70%) Data Quality
2 7 (4.35%) GAAP
3 6 (3.73%) QA
4 4 (2.48%) Basel II
4 4 (2.48%) Basel III
5 2 (1.24%) AIFMD
5 2 (1.24%) EMIR
5 2 (1.24%) MiFID
6 1 (0.62%) FATCA
6 1 (0.62%) ISO20022
Systems Management
1 1 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (4.35%) Bloomberg
2 6 (3.73%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.86%) Cognos
4 2 (1.24%) Microgen
4 2 (1.24%) Murex
4 2 (1.24%) Oracle
4 2 (1.24%) Tableau
5 1 (0.62%) FactSet
5 1 (0.62%) HP
5 1 (0.62%) Reuters
5 1 (0.62%) SAP
5 1 (0.62%) Sun
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