The first table below looks at the demand for Basel II skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Basel II over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the North West region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Basel II
Rank - - 124
Contract jobs citing Basel II 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.065%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £451 £383 £400
% change year-on-year
+17.77% -4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
229 144 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 7.24% 5.86% 6.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 72 77
Average daily rate £360 £245 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.93% -18.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £135 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.44% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 14
Average hourly rate £16.75 £24.25 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.92% +51.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £10.52 £11.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £51.25 £18.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
Basel II
England

Basel II
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Basel II Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Basel II
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Basel II Daily Rate Trend in the North West