The table below looks at the statistics for MiFID skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MiFID over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MiFID 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 2.46% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 31.03% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Median daily rate £525 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £400 £650
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -38.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
MiFID
South East

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 Kent region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
29 18 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 7.92% 7.26% 6.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 13 10
Median daily rate £475 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £258 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £32.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.62 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+10.48% +19.04%

MiFID
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing MiFID as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

MiFID Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

MiFID
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MiFID across the Kent region.

MiFID Daily Rate Trend in Kent

MiFID
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MiFID within the Kent region over the 3 months to 31 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
Tonbridge - 1 £525 -
MiFID
South East

MiFID
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MiFID 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 Kent region with a requirement for MiFID.

1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (88.89%) Data Protection
2 8 (88.89%) FATCA
3 5 (55.56%) Investment Management
3 5 (55.56%) Project Management
3 5 (55.56%) PRINCE2
4 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (44.44%) Asset Management
4 4 (44.44%) UCITS
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (33.33%) Degree
5 3 (33.33%) MS Office
5 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) Change Management
6 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (11.11%) People Management
7 1 (11.11%) Retail
7 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
7 1 (11.11%) Management Information System

MiFID
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
1 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) MiFID Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Data Protection
2 5 (55.56%) Investment Management
2 5 (55.56%) PRINCE2
2 5 (55.56%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Asset Management
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) People Management
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) FATCA
2 4 (44.44%) UCITS
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft