The table below looks at the statistics for Solvency II skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solvency II over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Solvency II
North West / Manchester
Rank - 106 92
Contract jobs citing Solvency II 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.10% 0.21%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 1.06% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Median daily rate - £540 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £475 £500
% change year-on-year
+20.98% -4.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 Manchester region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
112 189 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 8.13% 9.84% 9.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 98 80
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +146.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.17 £42.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-44.83% +68.00%

Solvency II
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Solvency II Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Solvency II
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Solvency II Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Solvency II
Top 2 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Solvency II 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Solvency II.

1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development

Solvency II
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development