The table below looks at the statistics for COREP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COREP over the 3 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Common Reporting (COREP)
Rank 435 416 435
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +19
Contract jobs citing COREP 2 21 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.090% 0.033%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.092% 0.94% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 17 4
Median daily rate £550 £550 £550
90% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £533 £480
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £635 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £538 £538 £525
% change year-on-year
- +2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
COREP
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
2171 2235 2394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.60% 9.55% 9.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1550 1516 1673
Median daily rate £463 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £379
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +8.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 34 35
Median hourly rate £16.88 £18.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.98% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £12.30 £13.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.35 £100.25 £150.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.41 £29.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+3.06% +47.50%

COREP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

COREP Jobs Demand Trend in London

COREP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

COREP Daily Rate Trend in London

COREP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing COREP 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 London region with a requirement for COREP.

1 12 (75.00%) Finance
2 8 (50.00%) Project Management
2 8 (50.00%) Banking
2 8 (50.00%) Credit Risk
3 7 (43.75%) Basel III
3 7 (43.75%) CRD IV
4 6 (37.50%) Market Risk
4 6 (37.50%) Test Scripting
5 5 (31.25%) Stress Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Investment Banking
6 4 (25.00%) FINREP
6 4 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
6 4 (25.00%) Security Testing
6 4 (25.00%) Migration
6 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
6 4 (25.00%) Front Office
6 4 (25.00%) Basel II
7 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
7 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
8 2 (12.50%) General Ledger
8 2 (12.50%) Retail
8 2 (12.50%) Data Management
8 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
8 2 (12.50%) IT Governance
8 2 (12.50%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
8 2 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center

COREP
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 1 (6.25%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Data Mining
2 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) DB2
General
1 12 (75.00%) Finance
2 8 (50.00%) Banking
3 5 (31.25%) Investment Banking
4 4 (25.00%) Front Office
5 2 (12.50%) Back Office
5 2 (12.50%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (12.50%) General Ledger
5 2 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Analyst
2 11 (68.75%) Business Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Report Analyst
4 5 (31.25%) Regulatory Business Analyst
4 5 (31.25%) Regulatory Reporting Business Analyst
4 5 (31.25%) Risk Analyst
4 5 (31.25%) Risk Business Analyst
5 4 (25.00%) Liquidity Business Analyst
6 3 (18.75%) IT Manager
6 3 (18.75%) IT Project Manager
6 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
6 3 (18.75%) Report Manager
7 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
8 1 (6.25%) Financial Analyst
8 1 (6.25%) Financial Business Analyst
8 1 (6.25%) IT Business Analyst
8 1 (6.25%) Metrics Analyst
8 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (6.25%) Senior Business Analyst
8 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Middleware
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Credit Risk
2 6 (37.50%) Market Risk
3 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) Contract for Difference
4 1 (6.25%) Derivative
4 1 (6.25%) Equities
4 1 (6.25%) Fixed Income
4 1 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (6.25%) SWIFT
4 1 (6.25%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Project Management
2 6 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 5 (31.25%) Stress Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (25.00%) Migration
4 4 (25.00%) Security Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
6 2 (12.50%) Data Management
6 2 (12.50%) Defect Management
6 2 (12.50%) IT Governance
6 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Data Lineage
7 1 (6.25%) Logical Data Model
7 1 (6.25%) Physical Data Model
7 1 (6.25%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) COBOL
2 1 (6.25%) JCL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) Basel III
1 7 (43.75%) CRD IV
2 4 (25.00%) Basel II
2 4 (25.00%) FINREP
3 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
4 1 (6.25%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft