The table below looks at the statistics for Basel II skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Basel II over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Basel II
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Basel II 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £490 £500
% change year-on-year
-5.61% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Basel II
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 North West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
255 429 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 7.41% 10.07% 8.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 276 157
Median daily rate £409 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.16% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £300 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £675 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £408 £382
% change year-on-year
-1.84% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 24
Median hourly rate £60.75 £17.33 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+250.54% -8.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.19 £14.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £85.59 £25.12 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £24.75 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+13.73% +25.31%

Basel II
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Basel II as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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