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 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Basel III
Rank 387 385 320
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -65
Contract jobs citing Basel III 38 38 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.16% 0.41%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.93% 2.08% 4.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 29 60
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £460 £423
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £655 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £494 £433
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +14.16%
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
1971 1826 2042
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.40% 7.76% 8.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1405 1256 1435
Average daily rate £475 £435 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.19% -8.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 20 24
Average hourly rate £21.50 £19.00 £23.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.15% -18.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.95 £12.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.40 £63.25 £42.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £20.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +17.14%

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 July 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 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
City of London -6 16 £600 +4.34% 9
Docklands, London -4 2 £628 +14.09%
Basel III
England

Basel III
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 53 (84.13%) Banking
2 40 (63.49%) Finance
3 30 (47.62%) Credit Risk
4 22 (34.92%) Investment Banking
5 17 (26.98%) Stress Testing
5 17 (26.98%) Analytics
6 15 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (20.63%) Business Analysis
7 13 (20.63%) Dodd-Frank
8 12 (19.05%) CRD IV
9 11 (17.46%) Oracle
10 10 (15.87%) Market Risk
11 9 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (14.29%) Derivative
11 9 (14.29%) SQL
11 9 (14.29%) Project Management
11 9 (14.29%) Risk Management
11 9 (14.29%) COREP
12 8 (12.70%) Waterfall
12 8 (12.70%) EMIR
12 8 (12.70%) PRINCE2
13 7 (11.11%) SunGard
13 7 (11.11%) Basel II
13 7 (11.11%) Adaptiv
13 7 (11.11%) Retail
13 7 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (9.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 5 (7.94%) Equities
15 5 (7.94%) Credit Derivative
15 5 (7.94%) Software Delivery

Basel III
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (4.76%) SAS
2 2 (3.17%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (1.59%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) MS Office
2 2 (3.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Adaptiv
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.35%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (6.35%) Hadoop
2 3 (4.76%) Big Data
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.17%) OLAP
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (3.17%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (1.59%) QlikView
4 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.59%) MS Access
4 1 (1.59%) OLTP
4 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.59%) Impala
4 1 (1.59%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.59%) HBase
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.59%) JIRA
General
1 53 (84.13%) Banking
2 40 (63.49%) Finance
3 22 (34.92%) Investment Banking
4 7 (11.11%) Retail
5 4 (6.35%) Front Office
6 3 (4.76%) Wholesale Banking
7 2 (3.17%) Advertising
7 2 (3.17%) Back Office
7 2 (3.17%) General Ledger
8 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.59%) Legal
8 1 (1.59%) Private Banking
8 1 (1.59%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 35 (55.56%) Analyst
2 32 (50.79%) Business Analyst
3 14 (22.22%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 13 (20.63%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
5 6 (9.52%) Risk Analyst
5 6 (9.52%) Architect
5 6 (9.52%) Project Manager
6 5 (7.94%) Consultant
6 5 (7.94%) Report Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Credit Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Change Consultant
7 4 (6.35%) Banking Business Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Credit Risk Project Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Oracle Architect
8 3 (4.76%) Oracle Technical Architect
8 3 (4.76%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.76%) Testing Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) HTML
1 2 (3.17%) .NET
1 2 (3.17%) HTML5
1 2 (3.17%) REST
2 1 (1.59%) Akka
2 1 (1.59%) Play Framework
2 1 (1.59%) COM
2 1 (1.59%) Web Services
2 1 (1.59%) XML
2 1 (1.59%) XBRL
2 1 (1.59%) Middleware
2 1 (1.59%) FpML
2 1 (1.59%) Hibernate
2 1 (1.59%) Spring
2 1 (1.59%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (47.62%) Credit Risk
2 10 (15.87%) Market Risk
3 9 (14.29%) Derivative
4 7 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (9.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (7.94%) Equities
6 5 (7.94%) Credit Derivative
7 4 (6.35%) Fixed Income
7 4 (6.35%) Reference Data
8 2 (3.17%) Contract for Difference
9 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.59%) Grid Computing
9 1 (1.59%) Replication
9 1 (1.59%) Data Integration
9 1 (1.59%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.59%) Social Media
9 1 (1.59%) SWIFT
9 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.98%) Stress Testing
1 17 (26.98%) Analytics
2 15 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (20.63%) Business Analysis
4 9 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (14.29%) Project Management
4 9 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 8 (12.70%) PRINCE2
5 8 (12.70%) Waterfall
6 5 (7.94%) Software Delivery
7 4 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (6.35%) Migration
7 4 (6.35%) Scrum
8 3 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (4.76%) Data Modelling
8 3 (4.76%) Change Management
8 3 (4.76%) Data Analysis
8 3 (4.76%) Data Management
8 3 (4.76%) System Integration Testing
8 3 (4.76%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.29%) SQL
2 3 (4.76%) Java
3 2 (3.17%) C#
3 2 (3.17%) VBA
4 1 (1.59%) Python
4 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.59%) Scala
4 1 (1.59%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (4.76%) Degree
2 2 (3.17%) PMP
2 2 (3.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.63%) Dodd-Frank
2 12 (19.05%) CRD IV
3 9 (14.29%) COREP
4 8 (12.70%) EMIR
5 7 (11.11%) Basel II
6 2 (3.17%) FATCA
6 2 (3.17%) FINREP
7 1 (1.59%) MiFID
7 1 (1.59%) QA
7 1 (1.59%) Solvency II
7 1 (1.59%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Apache Flume
1 1 (1.59%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.59%) Oozie
Vendors
1 11 (17.46%) Oracle
2 7 (11.11%) SunGard
3 4 (6.35%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.17%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.59%) Actian
5 1 (1.59%) Solace
5 1 (1.59%) Informatica
5 1 (1.59%) DataSynapse
5 1 (1.59%) Sybase
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Rate: £500 - £550 per day
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Rate: £450.00 - £475.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £500 - £575 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £575 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £500 - £580 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: From £550 to £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day + 6 month term+
Posted: 17 days ago