The table below looks at the statistics for Basel III skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Basel III over the 3 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Basel III
Rank 626 619 584
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -35
Contract jobs citing Basel III 21 47 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.081% 0.095%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.42% 0.84% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 41 40
Median daily rate £500 £538 £518
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +3.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £425 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate - £500 £475
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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 across the UK.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
5046 5591 5434
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.54% 9.63% 9.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3250 3431 3387
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £379
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +8.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 195 239 239
Median hourly rate £27.60 £25.41 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.64% +27.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.73 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.41 £49.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.41 £29.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+3.06% +47.50%

Basel III
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Basel III as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Basel III Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Basel III
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Basel III within the UK.

Basel III Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Basel III
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Basel III within the UK over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

Basel III Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Basel III
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Basel III within the UK over the 3 months to 24 September 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
England -16 20 £500 -6.97% 3
London -21 20 £500 -9.09% 3
City of London +13 9 £540 +13.68% 1
Scotland +13 1 - -
Edinburgh +11 1 - -

Basel III
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Basel III also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Basel III.

1 35 (74.47%) Finance
2 27 (57.45%) Banking
3 20 (42.55%) Credit Risk
4 15 (31.91%) SQL
5 14 (29.79%) Risk Management
6 12 (25.53%) Business Analysis
7 11 (23.40%) Retail
8 10 (21.28%) Market Risk
8 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
9 9 (19.15%) Basel II
9 9 (19.15%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (19.15%) Investment Banking
10 8 (17.02%) Project Management
10 8 (17.02%) Fixed Income
10 8 (17.02%) MS Visio
10 8 (17.02%) COREP
11 7 (14.89%) CRD IV
11 7 (14.89%) MS Office
11 7 (14.89%) MS PowerPoint
11 7 (14.89%) Data Analysis
12 6 (12.77%) Front Office
13 5 (10.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 5 (10.64%) CISA
13 5 (10.64%) CISM
13 5 (10.64%) Migration
13 5 (10.64%) ITIL
13 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
13 5 (10.64%) CISSP
13 5 (10.64%) Risk Assessment
13 5 (10.64%) Test Scripting

Basel III
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.26%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
2 8 (17.02%) MS Visio
3 7 (14.89%) MS Office
3 7 (14.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (4.26%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) Data Mining
1 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.26%) MS Access
1 2 (4.26%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 35 (74.47%) Finance
2 27 (57.45%) Banking
3 11 (23.40%) Retail
4 9 (19.15%) Investment Banking
5 6 (12.77%) Front Office
6 5 (10.64%) Retail Banking
7 2 (4.26%) Back Office
7 2 (4.26%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (4.26%) General Ledger
7 2 (4.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (65.96%) Analyst
2 25 (53.19%) Business Analyst
3 13 (27.66%) Risk Analyst
4 11 (23.40%) Risk Business Analyst
5 8 (17.02%) Credit Analyst
5 8 (17.02%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 7 (14.89%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
7 6 (12.77%) Project Manager
8 5 (10.64%) Finance Business Analyst
8 5 (10.64%) Financial Analyst
8 5 (10.64%) Market Risk Analyst
8 5 (10.64%) Market Risk Business Analyst
8 5 (10.64%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (10.64%) Senior Business Analyst
9 4 (8.51%) Banking Analyst
9 4 (8.51%) Banking Business Analyst
9 4 (8.51%) Test Analyst
10 3 (6.38%) Report Analyst
10 3 (6.38%) Risk Manager
10 3 (6.38%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) XML
2 1 (2.13%) .NET
2 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (42.55%) Credit Risk
2 10 (21.28%) Market Risk
3 8 (17.02%) Fixed Income
4 4 (8.51%) Derivative
4 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
5 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (6.38%) Equities
5 3 (6.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (6.38%) Reference Data
6 1 (2.13%) Contract for Difference
6 1 (2.13%) Economics
6 1 (2.13%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) Risk Management
2 12 (25.53%) Business Analysis
3 9 (19.15%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (17.02%) Project Management
5 7 (14.89%) Data Analysis
6 5 (10.64%) ITIL
6 5 (10.64%) Migration
6 5 (10.64%) Regulatory Compliance
6 5 (10.64%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (10.64%) SDLC
6 5 (10.64%) Test Scripting
7 4 (8.51%) Change Management
7 4 (8.51%) Data Modelling
7 4 (8.51%) Information Security
7 4 (8.51%) Quality Management
7 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.38%) Defect Management
8 3 (6.38%) Internal Audit
8 3 (6.38%) Translating Business Requirements
9 2 (4.26%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.91%) SQL
2 4 (8.51%) VBA
3 2 (4.26%) C#
3 2 (4.26%) Python
4 1 (2.13%) C
4 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.13%) SAS Macro
4 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) CISA
1 5 (10.64%) CISM
1 5 (10.64%) CISSP
1 5 (10.64%) CRISC
1 5 (10.64%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) ISEB
3 1 (2.13%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.13%) CFA
3 1 (2.13%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (2.13%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.15%) Basel II
2 8 (17.02%) COREP
3 7 (14.89%) CRD IV
4 5 (10.64%) COBIT
4 5 (10.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (6.38%) Data Quality
5 3 (6.38%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (2.13%) EMIR
6 1 (2.13%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.26%) Murex
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle
3 1 (2.13%) HP
3 1 (2.13%) ION Trading
3 1 (2.13%) JD Edwards
3 1 (2.13%) Perforce
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