The table below looks at the statistics for CRD IV skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CRD IV over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capital Requirements Directive IV (CDR 4)
Rank 650 659 636
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -23
Contract jobs citing CRD IV 2 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.024% 0.009%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.039% 0.25% 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 5
Median daily rate - £550 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +57.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £450
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
5119 5606 5435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.61% 9.69% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3316 3430 3402
Median daily rate £425 £428 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.58% +3.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £275 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £590 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 199 232 239
Median hourly rate £27.83 £25.06 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.03% +25.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.65 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £47.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +40.00%

CRD IV
Jobs Demand Trend

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

CRD IV Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CRD IV
Daily Rate Trend

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

CRD IV Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CRD IV
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CRD IV within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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
London +3 1 - - 2
England -14 1 - - 2
Scotland - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -

CRD IV
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CRD IV 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 CRD IV.

1 9 (81.82%) Credit Risk
2 8 (72.73%) COREP
3 7 (63.64%) Basel III
3 7 (63.64%) Project Management
3 7 (63.64%) Finance
3 7 (63.64%) Banking
4 6 (54.55%) Market Risk
4 6 (54.55%) Investment Banking
5 4 (36.36%) Basel II
6 3 (27.27%) SDLC
6 3 (27.27%) Stress Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
7 2 (18.18%) Front Office
7 2 (18.18%) SQL
7 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
7 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 2 (18.18%) Migration
7 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
7 2 (18.18%) Degree
7 2 (18.18%) Security Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
7 2 (18.18%) Data Mapping
7 2 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (9.09%) Line Management
8 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills

CRD IV
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:

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
2 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
General
1 7 (63.64%) Banking
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Investment Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Front Office
4 1 (9.09%) Back Office
4 1 (9.09%) General Ledger
4 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Business Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Project Manager
3 4 (36.36%) Report Manager
3 4 (36.36%) Risk Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Risk Business Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) IT Manager
4 3 (27.27%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (27.27%) Report Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Banking Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Banking Business Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Credit Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Finance Business Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Regulatory Business Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Regulatory Reporting Business Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Liquidity Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Credit Risk
2 6 (54.55%) Market Risk
3 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (9.09%) Contract for Difference
4 1 (9.09%) Derivative
4 1 (9.09%) Equities
4 1 (9.09%) Fixed Income
4 1 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) SDLC
2 3 (27.27%) Stress Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Data Mapping
3 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
3 2 (18.18%) Security Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
3 2 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) IT Governance
4 1 (9.09%) Matrix Management
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (72.73%) COREP
2 7 (63.64%) Basel III
3 4 (36.36%) Basel II
4 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) ION Trading
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