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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solvency II
Rank 483 527 331
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -196
Contract jobs citing Solvency II 105 31 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.065% 0.50%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.56% 0.85% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 30 160
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £361 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £503 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £475 £421
% change year-on-year
- +12.75%
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
4101 3640 4206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.86% 7.66% 7.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2526 2178 2383
Average daily rate £400 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 145 204
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -18.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -16.66%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +19 37 £500 - 15
South West -14 30 £483 +11.56% 8
South East +13 18 £450 -10.00% 3
East of England -25 8 £425 -10.52%
Yorkshire - 3 £475 -
Solvency II
UK

Solvency II
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 108 (59.67%) Finance
2 42 (23.20%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (15.47%) Project Management
4 25 (13.81%) GAP Analysis
5 23 (12.71%) MS Visio
6 22 (12.15%) Data Modelling
6 22 (12.15%) UML
7 21 (11.60%) Basel II
8 20 (11.05%) Banking
9 19 (10.50%) BPMN
10 18 (9.94%) SQL
11 17 (9.39%) BPR
11 17 (9.39%) Requirements Analysis
11 17 (9.39%) Basel III
12 16 (8.84%) SSADM
12 16 (8.84%) DSDM
13 15 (8.29%) Risk Management
13 15 (8.29%) Business Transformation
13 15 (8.29%) Business Analysis
14 14 (7.73%) Oracle
14 14 (7.73%) Sun
15 13 (7.18%) Change Management
15 13 (7.18%) Analytical Skills
16 12 (6.63%) Agile Software Development
16 12 (6.63%) Business Intelligence
17 11 (6.08%) Data Warehouse
17 11 (6.08%) Legal
18 10 (5.52%) Data Governance
19 9 (4.97%) QA
19 9 (4.97%) MS Office

Solvency II
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 5 (2.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.55%) SAS
Applications
1 23 (12.71%) MS Visio
2 9 (4.97%) MS Office
3 4 (2.21%) PowerPivot
4 3 (1.66%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.55%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.55%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.66%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.66%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (1.66%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.10%) CODA-Financials
2 2 (1.10%) MoSes
3 1 (0.55%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.55%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.10%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.87%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.08%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (3.31%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.76%) Essbase
3 5 (2.76%) QlikView
3 5 (2.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.21%) ProClarity
4 4 (2.21%) Data Mart
5 3 (1.66%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (1.66%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (1.10%) PowerCenter
6 2 (1.10%) SQLPlus
6 2 (1.10%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (1.10%) OLAP
7 1 (0.55%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.55%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 1 (0.55%) PowerDesigner
1 1 (0.55%) ERwin
General
1 108 (59.67%) Finance
2 20 (11.05%) Banking
3 11 (6.08%) Legal
4 3 (1.66%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.55%) Marketing
5 1 (0.55%) Advertising
5 1 (0.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 87 (48.07%) Analyst
2 73 (40.33%) Business Analyst
3 41 (22.65%) Project Manager
4 33 (18.23%) Solvency II Business Analyst
5 25 (13.81%) Solvency II Project Manager
6 15 (8.29%) Developer
6 15 (8.29%) Senior Business Analyst
6 15 (8.29%) Senior Analyst
7 12 (6.63%) Programme Manager
8 11 (6.08%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 8 (4.42%) Data Manager
10 7 (3.87%) Governance Manager
10 7 (3.87%) Data Governance Manager
10 7 (3.87%) Consultant
11 6 (3.31%) Architect
11 6 (3.31%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 6 (3.31%) Business Manager
11 6 (3.31%) Business Project Manager
12 5 (2.76%) Data Analyst
13 4 (2.21%) Actuary
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.55%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.10%) PMI
2 2 (1.10%) Management Information System
2 2 (1.10%) Statistics
2 2 (1.10%) Data Integration
3 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.55%) User Experience
3 1 (0.55%) Mathematics
3 1 (0.55%) Physics
3 1 (0.55%) Fixed Income
3 1 (0.55%) Equities
3 1 (0.55%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.10%) UNIX
2 1 (0.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (23.20%) Stakeholder Management
2 28 (15.47%) Project Management
3 25 (13.81%) GAP Analysis
4 22 (12.15%) UML
4 22 (12.15%) Data Modelling
5 19 (10.50%) BPMN
6 17 (9.39%) Requirements Analysis
6 17 (9.39%) BPR
7 16 (8.84%) SSADM
7 16 (8.84%) DSDM
8 15 (8.29%) Risk Management
8 15 (8.29%) Business Analysis
8 15 (8.29%) Business Transformation
9 13 (7.18%) Change Management
10 12 (6.63%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (6.63%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (5.52%) Data Governance
12 7 (3.87%) PRINCE2
13 6 (3.31%) Quality Management
13 6 (3.31%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 18 (9.94%) SQL
2 6 (3.31%) PL/SQL
3 4 (2.21%) VBA
4 2 (1.10%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.55%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (3.87%) Degree
2 4 (2.21%) ACCA
3 3 (1.66%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 3 (1.66%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 2 (1.10%) CIMA
4 2 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.10%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.55%) PhD
5 1 (0.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (11.60%) Basel II
2 17 (9.39%) Basel III
3 9 (4.97%) QA
4 5 (2.76%) Data Quality
5 4 (2.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (1.66%) FATCA
7 2 (1.10%) COREP
7 2 (1.10%) FINREP
8 1 (0.55%) EMIR
8 1 (0.55%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.55%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.55%) GAAP
Systems Management
1 1 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (7.73%) Oracle
1 14 (7.73%) Sun
2 9 (4.97%) Informatica
3 7 (3.87%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.21%) Hyperion
4 4 (2.21%) Actuate
4 4 (2.21%) Business Objects
5 3 (1.66%) Cognos
6 2 (1.10%) CODA
7 1 (0.55%) Kalido
7 1 (0.55%) HP
7 1 (0.55%) CA
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