The table below looks at the statistics for CRD IV 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 CRD IV over the 3 months to 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capital Requirements Directive IV (CDR 4)
Rank 416 398 384
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -14
Contract jobs citing CRD IV 10 22 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.041% 0.087% 0.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.51% 1.08% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 32
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£500 £575 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £400 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £488 -
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
CRD IV
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
1958 2028 2021
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.94% 8.00% 8.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1377 1437 1436
Average daily rate £450 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £638
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 29 42
Average hourly rate £19.50 £21.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +8.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.76 £13.87 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.75 £64.55 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

CRD IV
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

CRD IV Jobs Demand Trend in London

CRD IV
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

CRD IV Daily Rate Trend in London

CRD IV
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CRD IV across the London region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

CRD IV Daily Rate Histogram in London

CRD IV
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 CRD IV within the London region over the 3 months to 24 October 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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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 +14 3 - - 5
CRD IV
England

CRD IV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing CRD IV 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 CRD IV.

1 11 (78.57%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) Banking
3 5 (35.71%) Investment Banking
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) Basel II
4 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) Derivative
4 4 (28.57%) Credit Risk
4 4 (28.57%) Basel III
4 4 (28.57%) FINREP
5 3 (21.43%) Matrix Management
5 3 (21.43%) Resource Management
5 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Data Management
5 3 (21.43%) Time Management
5 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
5 3 (21.43%) Data Analytics
5 3 (21.43%) Risk Analytics
5 3 (21.43%) Analytics
5 3 (21.43%) COREP
5 3 (21.43%) VBA
5 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
5 3 (21.43%) PMP
5 3 (21.43%) PMI Certification
5 3 (21.43%) Hyperion
5 3 (21.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
5 3 (21.43%) Data Management
5 3 (21.43%) Legal

CRD IV
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing CRD IV 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 CRD IV. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
General
1 11 (78.57%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) Banking
3 5 (35.71%) Investment Banking
4 3 (21.43%) Legal
5 2 (14.29%) Retail
6 1 (7.14%) Publishing
6 1 (7.14%) General Ledger
6 1 (7.14%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Data Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Report Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Derivative
1 4 (28.57%) Credit Risk
2 3 (21.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 3 (21.43%) Equities
3 2 (14.29%) Market Risk
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.14%) Reference Data
4 1 (7.14%) Credit Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) Data Management
2 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
2 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
2 3 (21.43%) Project Management
2 3 (21.43%) Resource Management
2 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Data Management
2 3 (21.43%) Matrix Management
2 3 (21.43%) Time Management
2 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
2 3 (21.43%) Data Analytics
2 3 (21.43%) Risk Analytics
2 3 (21.43%) Analytics
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) PMP
1 3 (21.43%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) Basel II
1 4 (28.57%) Basel III
1 4 (28.57%) FINREP
2 3 (21.43%) COREP
3 1 (7.14%) FATCA
3 1 (7.14%) MiFID
3 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Hyperion
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
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