The table below looks at the statistics for Solvency II skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solvency II over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solvency II
Rank 135 136 124
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Contract jobs citing Solvency II 1 12 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.035% 0.37% 0.79%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.32% 3.69% 5.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 23
Median daily rate £650 £490 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.65% -2.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £525 £463
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +13.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Solvency 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 South West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
312 325 422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 10.80% 9.91% 13.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 217 288
Median daily rate £390 £420 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £409 £380
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +7.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 29
Median hourly rate £33.50 £22.50 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.88% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £13.00 £16.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £67.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £24.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.29% +20.00%

Solvency II
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 the South West

Solvency II
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Solvency II Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Solvency II
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Solvency II within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire -3 1 £650 +30.00%
Solvency II
England

Solvency II
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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 South West region with a requirement for Solvency II.

1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (42.86%) Data Modelling
4 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (35.71%) Migration
4 5 (35.71%) Data Migration
5 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 4 (28.57%) Kimball Methodology
5 4 (28.57%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) SQL
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 3 (21.43%) ETL
6 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (21.43%) iPad
7 2 (14.29%) Data Quality
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (14.29%) Matrix Management
7 2 (14.29%) Data Security
7 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 2 (14.29%) ERwin
7 2 (14.29%) Project Management
8 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
8 1 (7.14%) VB
8 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (7.14%) Dimensional Modelling
8 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
8 1 (7.14%) ETL Development

Solvency II
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) ERwin
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
1 7 (50.00%) SSIS Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Life and Pensions Project Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Migration Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Migration Project Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Project Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Data Migration Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Data Migration Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) SQL BI Developer
4 2 (14.29%) SSIS Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Data Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Data Modelling
2 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (35.71%) Data Migration
2 5 (35.71%) Migration
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Kimball Methodology
3 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 3 (21.43%) ETL
4 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) Data Security
5 2 (14.29%) Matrix Management
5 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (7.14%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) Data Quality