The table below looks at the statistics for Solvency II skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solvency II over the 3 months to 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Solvency II
East of England / Suffolk
Rank - - 29
Contract jobs citing Solvency II 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk - - 1.02%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £650 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -
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 Suffolk region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
14 21 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 6.80% 14.19% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 9
Median daily rate £325 £425 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £43.25 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-53.75% +82.10%

Solvency II
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Suffolk 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 Suffolk

Solvency II
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Solvency II Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Solvency II
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Solvency II.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring

Solvency II
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Actuarial Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Actuarial Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification