The table below looks at the statistics for Basel III skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Basel III over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Basel III
Rank 376 382 324
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -58
Contract jobs citing Basel III 43 40 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.17% 0.41%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.15% 2.12% 4.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 28 55
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£600 £575 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £439 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £665
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £431
% change year-on-year
- +15.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Basel III
England

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 London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
2001 1891 2070
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.31% 7.89% 8.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1381 1292 1448
Average daily rate £460 £449 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -5.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 25 26
Average hourly rate £21.25 £18.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% -12.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.15 £13.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.50 £48.40 £66.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £19.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.51% +11.42%

Basel III
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Basel III across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Basel III Jobs Demand Trend in London

Basel III
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Basel III Daily Rate Trend in London

Basel III
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Basel III across the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Basel III Daily Rate Histogram in London

Basel III
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Basel III within the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
City of London +2 17 £550 -4.34% 2
Docklands, London - 2 £628 -
Basel III
England

Basel III
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Basel III 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 Basel III.

1 59 (80.82%) Banking
2 49 (67.12%) Finance
3 28 (38.36%) Credit Risk
4 27 (36.99%) Investment Banking
5 18 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (23.29%) Business Analysis
7 16 (21.92%) Stress Testing
7 16 (21.92%) Analytics
7 16 (21.92%) Dodd-Frank
8 14 (19.18%) CRD IV
9 13 (17.81%) Risk Management
10 12 (16.44%) SQL
10 12 (16.44%) EMIR
11 11 (15.07%) Market Risk
11 11 (15.07%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (15.07%) Oracle
12 10 (13.70%) Project Management
12 10 (13.70%) Derivative
12 10 (13.70%) COREP
12 10 (13.70%) Waterfall
13 9 (12.33%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (10.96%) PRINCE2
15 7 (9.59%) MS Excel
15 7 (9.59%) Basel II
15 7 (9.59%) Migration
15 7 (9.59%) Retail
16 6 (8.22%) Adaptiv
16 6 (8.22%) Scrum
16 6 (8.22%) Business Intelligence
16 6 (8.22%) Data Warehouse

Basel III
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Basel III 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 Basel III. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.11%) SAS
2 2 (2.74%) NetWeaver
2 2 (2.74%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (1.37%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (9.59%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.37%) MS Office
3 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (8.22%) Adaptiv
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.22%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.48%) Hadoop
2 4 (5.48%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.11%) Big Data
4 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.74%) OLAP
4 2 (2.74%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.37%) HBase
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.37%) MS Access
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (1.37%) QlikView
5 1 (1.37%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.37%) Impala
5 1 (1.37%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.37%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.37%) JIRA
General
1 59 (80.82%) Banking
2 49 (67.12%) Finance
3 27 (36.99%) Investment Banking
4 7 (9.59%) Retail
5 5 (6.85%) Front Office
6 3 (4.11%) Wholesale Banking
7 2 (2.74%) Back Office
7 2 (2.74%) Legal
7 2 (2.74%) Advertising
7 2 (2.74%) General Ledger
8 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.37%) Private Banking
8 1 (1.37%) Marketing
8 1 (1.37%) Japanese Language
8 1 (1.37%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 40 (54.79%) Analyst
2 35 (47.95%) Business Analyst
3 13 (17.81%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 12 (16.44%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
5 9 (12.33%) Project Manager
6 8 (10.96%) Architect
7 7 (9.59%) Banking Business Analyst
8 6 (8.22%) Report Analyst
8 6 (8.22%) Risk Analyst
9 5 (6.85%) Credit Analyst
9 5 (6.85%) Consultant
10 4 (5.48%) Change Consultant
11 3 (4.11%) Technical Architect
11 3 (4.11%) Oracle Technical Architect
11 3 (4.11%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
11 3 (4.11%) Testing Analyst
11 3 (4.11%) Oracle Architect
12 2 (2.74%) Test Leader
12 2 (2.74%) SAP Architect
12 2 (2.74%) Credit Risk Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.11%) .NET
2 2 (2.74%) REST
3 1 (1.37%) Akka
3 1 (1.37%) Play Framework
3 1 (1.37%) HTML
3 1 (1.37%) COM
3 1 (1.37%) Web Services
3 1 (1.37%) XML
3 1 (1.37%) Middleware
3 1 (1.37%) FpML
3 1 (1.37%) WPF
3 1 (1.37%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 28 (38.36%) Credit Risk
2 11 (15.07%) Market Risk
3 10 (13.70%) Derivative
4 9 (12.33%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (8.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (6.85%) Fixed Income
6 5 (6.85%) Equities
6 5 (6.85%) Credit Derivative
6 5 (6.85%) Reference Data
7 2 (2.74%) Contract for Difference
7 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.37%) Replication
8 1 (1.37%) Grid Computing
8 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.37%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.37%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.37%) Social Media
8 1 (1.37%) SWIFT
8 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (23.29%) Business Analysis
3 16 (21.92%) Stress Testing
3 16 (21.92%) Analytics
4 13 (17.81%) Risk Management
5 11 (15.07%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (13.70%) Waterfall
6 10 (13.70%) Project Management
7 8 (10.96%) PRINCE2
8 7 (9.59%) Migration
9 6 (8.22%) Scrum
9 6 (8.22%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (6.85%) Software Delivery
11 4 (5.48%) Data Modelling
11 4 (5.48%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (5.48%) Data Management
12 3 (4.11%) ETL
12 3 (4.11%) Data Analysis
12 3 (4.11%) Change Management
12 3 (4.11%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.44%) SQL
2 3 (4.11%) VBA
2 3 (4.11%) C#
3 2 (2.74%) Java
4 1 (1.37%) C++
4 1 (1.37%) Python
4 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.37%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (5.48%) Degree
2 2 (2.74%) PMP
2 2 (2.74%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (21.92%) Dodd-Frank
2 14 (19.18%) CRD IV
3 12 (16.44%) EMIR
4 10 (13.70%) COREP
5 7 (9.59%) Basel II
6 3 (4.11%) FINREP
7 2 (2.74%) FATCA
7 2 (2.74%) MiFID
8 1 (1.37%) QA
8 1 (1.37%) Solvency II
8 1 (1.37%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Apache Flume
1 1 (1.37%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.37%) Oozie
Vendors
1 11 (15.07%) Oracle
2 6 (8.22%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.22%) SunGard
3 2 (2.74%) SAP
3 2 (2.74%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.37%) Actian
4 1 (1.37%) Solace
4 1 (1.37%) Informatica
4 1 (1.37%) DataSynapse
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 27 days ago