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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CRD IV over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capital Requirements Directive IV (CDR 4)
Rank 427 418 427
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Contract jobs citing CRD IV 7 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.032% 0.064% 0.017%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.35% 0.66% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 4
Median daily rate £700 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £445 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
1992 2264 2201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.00% 9.61% 9.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1392 1630 1502
Median daily rate £475 £475 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 29 24
Median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £14.40 £13.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.20 £154.00 £142.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +7.14%

CRD IV
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing CRD IV as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CRD IV within the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
City of London - 1 £613 - 1
CRD IV
England

CRD IV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CRD IV 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 CRD IV.

1 10 (76.92%) Credit Risk
1 10 (76.92%) COREP
2 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 8 (61.54%) Banking
3 7 (53.85%) Project Management
3 7 (53.85%) Basel III
3 7 (53.85%) Market Risk
3 7 (53.85%) Investment Banking
4 5 (38.46%) Test Scripting
4 5 (38.46%) Basel II
5 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) Data Mining
5 4 (30.77%) Stress Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Translating Business Requirements
6 3 (23.08%) SDLC
6 3 (23.08%) Security Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
6 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
6 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Migration
6 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
6 3 (23.08%) Front Office
7 2 (15.38%) SQL
7 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
7 2 (15.38%) Degree
7 2 (15.38%) Data Mapping
7 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
8 1 (7.69%) Technical Analysis

CRD IV
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 (7.69%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Data Mining
2 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 8 (61.54%) Banking
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 7 (53.85%) Investment Banking
3 3 (23.08%) Front Office
4 1 (7.69%) Back Office
4 1 (7.69%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Business Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Analyst
3 5 (38.46%) Risk Analyst
3 5 (38.46%) Risk Business Analyst
4 4 (30.77%) Report Analyst
5 3 (23.08%) IT Manager
5 3 (23.08%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
5 3 (23.08%) Regulatory Business Analyst
5 3 (23.08%) Regulatory Reporting Business Analyst
5 3 (23.08%) Report Manager
6 2 (15.38%) Banking Analyst
6 2 (15.38%) Banking Business Analyst
6 2 (15.38%) Credit Analyst
6 2 (15.38%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 2 (15.38%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
6 2 (15.38%) Finance Business Analyst
6 2 (15.38%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (15.38%) IT Business Analyst
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Credit Risk
2 7 (53.85%) Market Risk
3 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
4 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (7.69%) Contract for Difference
5 1 (7.69%) Derivative
5 1 (7.69%) Equities
5 1 (7.69%) Fixed Income
5 1 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (7.69%) Reference Data
5 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Project Management
2 5 (38.46%) Test Scripting
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Stress Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (23.08%) Migration
4 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
4 3 (23.08%) SDLC
4 3 (23.08%) Security Testing
4 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Data Mapping
6 1 (7.69%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) IT Governance
6 1 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.69%) Test Management
6 1 (7.69%) Test Planning
6 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (76.92%) COREP
2 7 (53.85%) Basel III
3 5 (38.46%) Basel II
4 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
4 1 (7.69%) FINREP
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) HP
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft