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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capital Requirements Directive IV (CDR 4)
Rank 614 625 619
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Contract jobs citing CRD IV 7 19 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.034% 0.025%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.14% 0.34% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 10
Median daily rate £531 £530 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.23% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £429 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £645 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate - £625 -
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
4870 5556 5266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.79% 10.06% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3165 3421 3393
Median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £614 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 210 214
Median hourly rate £20.50 £25.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.00% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £11.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +13.63%

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 3 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 8 December 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 +11 7 £531 +0.23% 1
London -11 7 £531 +4.16% 1
Docklands, London - 3 - -

CRD IV
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 8 (72.73%) Basel III
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 6 (54.55%) Finance
3 5 (45.45%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
3 5 (45.45%) .NET
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 5 (45.45%) Banking
3 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
3 5 (45.45%) JIRA
3 5 (45.45%) WCF
3 5 (45.45%) WPF
3 5 (45.45%) LINQ
3 5 (45.45%) Confluence
4 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
4 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (36.36%) Degree
4 4 (36.36%) Subversion
4 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) OO
4 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
4 4 (36.36%) Qlik Sense
5 3 (27.27%) Front Office
5 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 3 (27.27%) QA
5 3 (27.27%) Credit Risk

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (45.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) Qlik Sense
3 2 (18.18%) QlikView
4 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) JIRA
2 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 4 (36.36%) Subversion
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Banking
3 3 (27.27%) Front Office
4 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
5 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Developer
3 4 (36.36%) C# Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
4 2 (18.18%) QlikView Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Report Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Credit Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Finance Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
5 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Risk Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
1 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
1 5 (45.45%) LINQ
1 5 (45.45%) WCF
1 5 (45.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Credit Risk
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) OO
2 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
2 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 1 (9.09%) Data Mapping
5 1 (9.09%) Line Management
5 1 (9.09%) Matrix Management
5 1 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Programme Governance
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) CISA
2 1 (9.09%) CISM
2 1 (9.09%) CISSP
2 1 (9.09%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (72.73%) Basel III
2 3 (27.27%) QA
3 2 (18.18%) COREP
4 1 (9.09%) Basel II
4 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
4 1 (9.09%) MiFID
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) ION Trading
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
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