The table below looks at the statistics for FATCA 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 FATCA over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)
Rank 348 360 338
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -22
Contract jobs citing FATCA 60 46 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.20% 0.21%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.48% 2.31% 2.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 33 44
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £415 £386
10% offered a daily rate of more than £705 £610 £725
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £331
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +20.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
FATCA
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
1722 1991 1829
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.70% 8.54% 8.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1192 1421 1241
Average daily rate £451 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.22% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £288 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 32 38
Average hourly rate £20.00 £21.25 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £14.50 £13.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £103.00 £64.25 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.06 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% +33.75%

FATCA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

FATCA Jobs Demand Trend in London

FATCA
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

FATCA Daily Rate Trend in London

FATCA
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FATCA across the London region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

FATCA Daily Rate Histogram in London

FATCA
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 FATCA within the London region over the 3 months to 1 May 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 -1 16 £575 +31.42% 2
FATCA
England

FATCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing FATCA 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 FATCA.

1 70 (65.42%) Banking
2 45 (42.06%) Investment Banking
3 43 (40.19%) EMIR
4 34 (31.78%) Dodd-Frank
5 33 (30.84%) Finance
6 20 (18.69%) Project Management
7 19 (17.76%) Business Analysis
8 16 (14.95%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (14.02%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (12.15%) Change Management
10 13 (12.15%) Reference Data
11 11 (10.28%) Equities
12 9 (8.41%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (8.41%) Data Analysis
13 7 (6.54%) Asset Management
13 7 (6.54%) JIRA
13 7 (6.54%) Fixed Income
13 7 (6.54%) Management Information System
13 7 (6.54%) IBM
13 7 (6.54%) SQL
13 7 (6.54%) MS Visio
14 6 (5.61%) Calypso
14 6 (5.61%) Front Office
14 6 (5.61%) MiFID
14 6 (5.61%) Summit
14 6 (5.61%) Project Planning
15 5 (4.67%) Retail Banking
15 5 (4.67%) Retail
15 5 (4.67%) Data Management
15 5 (4.67%) Legal

FATCA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing FATCA 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 FATCA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (6.54%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.80%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.93%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.61%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.93%) Intranet
1 1 (0.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.87%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.87%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (6.54%) JIRA
2 1 (0.93%) ERwin
General
1 70 (65.42%) Banking
2 45 (42.06%) Investment Banking
3 33 (30.84%) Finance
4 6 (5.61%) Front Office
5 5 (4.67%) Retail Banking
5 5 (4.67%) Retail
5 5 (4.67%) Legal
6 4 (3.74%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.87%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.93%) Advertising
8 1 (0.93%) Publishing
8 1 (0.93%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 63 (58.88%) Analyst
2 58 (54.21%) Business Analyst
3 24 (22.43%) Project Manager
4 15 (14.02%) Banking Business Analyst
5 8 (7.48%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 7 (6.54%) Programme Manager
7 5 (4.67%) Architect
8 4 (3.74%) Senior Project Manager
8 4 (3.74%) Test Manager
8 4 (3.74%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (3.74%) Senior Manager
9 3 (2.80%) Project Analyst
9 3 (2.80%) Test Analyst
10 2 (1.87%) Senior Business Analyst
10 2 (1.87%) Operations Manager
10 2 (1.87%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (1.87%) Data Architect
10 2 (1.87%) Data Analyst
10 2 (1.87%) Business Project Manager
10 2 (1.87%) Business Manager
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.15%) Reference Data
2 11 (10.28%) Equities
3 7 (6.54%) Fixed Income
3 7 (6.54%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.80%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.80%) Derivative
5 3 (2.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.87%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.93%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.93%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.67%) UNIX
2 1 (0.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (18.69%) Project Management
2 19 (17.76%) Business Analysis
3 16 (14.95%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (14.02%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (12.15%) Change Management
6 9 (8.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (8.41%) Data Analysis
7 7 (6.54%) Asset Management
8 6 (5.61%) Project Planning
9 5 (4.67%) Data Management
9 5 (4.67%) Software Delivery
10 4 (3.74%) Migration
10 4 (3.74%) Risk Management
10 4 (3.74%) Test Management
10 4 (3.74%) Test Scripting
10 4 (3.74%) Data Cleansing
11 3 (2.80%) Waterfall
11 3 (2.80%) Change Control
11 3 (2.80%) Integration Testing
11 3 (2.80%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.54%) SQL
2 1 (0.93%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (1.87%) Degree
2 1 (0.93%) ISEB
2 1 (0.93%) CCA
2 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (40.19%) EMIR
2 34 (31.78%) Dodd-Frank
3 6 (5.61%) MiFID
4 2 (1.87%) QA
4 2 (1.87%) AIFMD
4 2 (1.87%) Basel III
5 1 (0.93%) UCITS
5 1 (0.93%) Basel II
Systems Management
1 3 (2.80%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (6.54%) IBM
2 6 (5.61%) Calypso
3 3 (2.80%) Pega
3 3 (2.80%) Oracle
4 2 (1.87%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.93%) Avaloq
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
London
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago