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 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capital Requirements Directive IV (CDR 4)
Rank 399 430 421
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -9
Contract jobs citing CRD IV 16 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.067% 0.013% 0.032%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.82% 0.16% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 6
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£550 £600 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +43.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £400 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £600 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate - £450 £423
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
CRD IV
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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
1950 1890 2070
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.22% 7.90% 8.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1347 1290 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%

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 28 August 2015.

CRD IV Daily Rate Histogram in London

CRD IV
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 23 (85.19%) Finance
2 20 (74.07%) Banking
3 17 (62.96%) Investment Banking
4 15 (55.56%) COREP
5 14 (51.85%) Basel III
6 12 (44.44%) MS Excel
6 12 (44.44%) Derivative
6 12 (44.44%) Credit Risk
7 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
8 9 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (33.33%) Project Management
8 9 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (33.33%) Business Analysis
8 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (29.63%) Degree
10 7 (25.93%) Data Analysis
10 7 (25.93%) General Ledger
10 7 (25.93%) Equities
10 7 (25.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (25.93%) Back Office
10 7 (25.93%) Technical Analysis
11 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (22.22%) Waterfall
11 6 (22.22%) SQL
11 6 (22.22%) Fixed Income
12 5 (18.52%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
12 5 (18.52%) IT Governance
12 5 (18.52%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (18.52%) Reference Data
12 5 (18.52%) Contract for Difference

CRD IV
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.11%) SAS
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (18.52%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (7.41%) MS Access
5 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 23 (85.19%) Finance
2 20 (74.07%) Banking
3 17 (62.96%) Investment Banking
4 7 (25.93%) General Ledger
4 7 (25.93%) Back Office
5 3 (11.11%) Legal
6 2 (7.41%) Advertising
6 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
6 2 (7.41%) Retail
7 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
7 1 (3.70%) Marketing
7 1 (3.70%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Analyst
2 14 (51.85%) Business Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Report Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Data Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Banking Business Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Specialist
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Business Intelligence Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Report Manager
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Data Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) AWS Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Credit Risk Project Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) MDX
2 2 (7.41%) .NET
2 2 (7.41%) COM
3 1 (3.70%) WPF
3 1 (3.70%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Derivative
1 12 (44.44%) Credit Risk
2 7 (25.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (25.93%) Equities
3 6 (22.22%) Fixed Income
3 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (18.52%) Reference Data
4 5 (18.52%) Market Risk
4 5 (18.52%) Contract for Difference
5 4 (14.81%) Credit Derivative
6 2 (7.41%) Equity Risk
7 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) Project Management
1 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 7 (25.93%) Technical Analysis
2 7 (25.93%) Data Analysis
3 6 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 5 (18.52%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 5 (18.52%) IT Governance
5 4 (14.81%) Change Management
6 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 3 (11.11%) ETL
6 3 (11.11%) Data Management
6 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (7.41%) Analytics
7 2 (7.41%) Resource Management
7 2 (7.41%) Matrix Management
7 2 (7.41%) Time Management
7 2 (7.41%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 2 (7.41%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) PMP
2 2 (7.41%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (55.56%) COREP
2 14 (51.85%) Basel III
3 3 (11.11%) FINREP
4 2 (7.41%) Basel II
5 1 (3.70%) QA
5 1 (3.70%) EMIR
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Hyperion
2 1 (3.70%) Sybase
2 1 (3.70%) SAP
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