The table below looks at the statistics for Dodd-Frank skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dodd-Frank over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act
Rank 543 346 529
Rank change year-on-year
-197 +183
Contract jobs citing Dodd-Frank 58 242 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.45% 0.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.33% 6.15% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 207 60
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£525 £550 £588
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £400 £525
10% offered a daily rate of more than £693 £750 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £575
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -21.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
4345 3935 4563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.84% 7.40% 7.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2642 2297 2478
Average daily rate £400 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 199 167 256
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.03
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £11.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.85 £37.40 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -22.22%

Dodd-Frank
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Dodd-Frank within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Dodd-Frank Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Dodd-Frank
Daily Rate Trend

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

Dodd-Frank Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Dodd-Frank
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dodd-Frank within the UK over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Dodd-Frank Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Dodd-Frank
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dodd-Frank within the UK over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -182 55 £525 -4.54% 6
London -136 54 £538 -2.27% 6
City of London -26 13 £538 +5.65% 2

Dodd-Frank
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Dodd-Frank also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Dodd-Frank.

1 165 (88.24%) EMIR
2 96 (51.34%) Banking
3 88 (47.06%) Derivative
4 73 (39.04%) Finance
5 64 (34.22%) Investment Banking
6 47 (25.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 46 (24.60%) Front Office
8 42 (22.46%) Fixed Income
9 36 (19.25%) Business Analysis
10 33 (17.65%) Back Office
11 32 (17.11%) SQL
12 30 (16.04%) Project Management
13 28 (14.97%) Equities
14 24 (12.83%) Change Management
15 22 (11.76%) MiFID
16 21 (11.23%) User Acceptance Testing
17 20 (10.70%) FATCA
18 16 (8.56%) Stakeholder Management
19 14 (7.49%) PRINCE2
20 13 (6.95%) Legal
20 13 (6.95%) Equity Derivative
21 12 (6.42%) Degree
21 12 (6.42%) Use Case
22 11 (5.88%) Risk Management
22 11 (5.88%) Asset Management
23 10 (5.35%) Data Analysis
23 10 (5.35%) MS PowerPoint
23 10 (5.35%) Migration
24 9 (4.81%) FpML
24 9 (4.81%) Calypso

Dodd-Frank
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Dodd-Frank also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Dodd-Frank. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (2.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.07%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (5.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (4.28%) MS Visio
3 6 (3.21%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.07%) SunGard GMI
2 1 (0.53%) Summit
2 1 (0.53%) Loan IQ
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.74%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (1.60%) MS Access
3 3 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.07%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.53%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.60%) JIRA
2 1 (0.53%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.53%) TestComplete
2 1 (0.53%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.53%) CruiseControl
2 1 (0.53%) MagicDraw
General
1 96 (51.34%) Banking
2 73 (39.04%) Finance
3 64 (34.22%) Investment Banking
4 46 (24.60%) Front Office
5 33 (17.65%) Back Office
6 13 (6.95%) Legal
7 3 (1.60%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.07%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.53%) Games
9 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.53%) Publishing
9 1 (0.53%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.53%) German Language
9 1 (0.53%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 114 (60.96%) Analyst
2 97 (51.87%) Business Analyst
3 41 (21.93%) Project Manager
4 12 (6.42%) Architect
5 9 (4.81%) Test Analyst
6 8 (4.28%) Banking Business Analyst
6 8 (4.28%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (3.74%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (3.21%) Developer
8 6 (3.21%) Data Analyst
9 5 (2.67%) Risk Analyst
9 5 (2.67%) Business Architect
9 5 (2.67%) Senior Project Manager
9 5 (2.67%) Senior Manager
10 4 (2.14%) Business Manager
10 4 (2.14%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
10 4 (2.14%) Programme Manager
11 3 (1.60%) IT Project Manager
11 3 (1.60%) Financial Business Analyst
11 3 (1.60%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.81%) FpML
1 9 (4.81%) XML
2 5 (2.67%) .NET
3 1 (0.53%) XML Messaging
3 1 (0.53%) WinForms
3 1 (0.53%) FIXML
3 1 (0.53%) Flash
3 1 (0.53%) HTML
3 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.53%) CSS
3 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.53%) jQuery
3 1 (0.53%) Ext JS
3 1 (0.53%) WCF
3 1 (0.53%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 88 (47.06%) Derivative
2 47 (25.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 42 (22.46%) Fixed Income
4 28 (14.97%) Equities
5 13 (6.95%) Equity Derivative
6 8 (4.28%) Credit Derivative
7 7 (3.74%) Credit Risk
7 7 (3.74%) Market Risk
8 5 (2.67%) DTCC
9 3 (1.60%) SWIFT
9 3 (1.60%) Reference Data
9 3 (1.60%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 2 (1.07%) Economics
10 2 (1.07%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.07%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.53%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.53%) PMI
11 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.53%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.53%) Exotic Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.14%) Windows
2 3 (1.60%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (19.25%) Business Analysis
2 30 (16.04%) Project Management
3 24 (12.83%) Change Management
4 21 (11.23%) User Acceptance Testing
5 16 (8.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (7.49%) PRINCE2
7 12 (6.42%) Use Case
8 11 (5.88%) Risk Management
8 11 (5.88%) Asset Management
9 10 (5.35%) Data Analysis
9 10 (5.35%) Migration
10 9 (4.81%) Analytics
11 7 (3.74%) Data Modelling
12 6 (3.21%) Test Scripting
12 6 (3.21%) Six Sigma
12 6 (3.21%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (2.67%) Regression Testing
13 5 (2.67%) Investment Management
14 4 (2.14%) Electronic Trading
14 4 (2.14%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 32 (17.11%) SQL
2 8 (4.28%) Java
3 7 (3.74%) C#
4 5 (2.67%) C++
5 4 (2.14%) VBA
6 2 (1.07%) R
6 2 (1.07%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.53%) C
7 1 (0.53%) VBScript
7 1 (0.53%) VB
7 1 (0.53%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.53%) Perl
7 1 (0.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (6.42%) Degree
2 6 (3.21%) ISEB
3 5 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (2.14%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.60%) PMP
6 2 (1.07%) IIBA
6 2 (1.07%) PhD
6 2 (1.07%) MBA
7 1 (0.53%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (0.53%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 165 (88.24%) EMIR
2 22 (11.76%) MiFID
3 20 (10.70%) FATCA
4 9 (4.81%) Basel III
5 7 (3.74%) QA
6 3 (1.60%) AIFMD
6 3 (1.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (1.07%) Basel II
8 1 (0.53%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.53%) COREP
8 1 (0.53%) FINREP
8 1 (0.53%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (1.07%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.60%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (1.07%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9 (4.81%) Calypso
1 9 (4.81%) Oracle
2 5 (2.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.60%) Symantec
3 3 (1.60%) HP
3 3 (1.60%) EMC
3 3 (1.60%) Murex
3 3 (1.60%) Sybase
3 3 (1.60%) Business Objects
4 2 (1.07%) SunGard
4 2 (1.07%) CA
5 1 (0.53%) Informatica
5 1 (0.53%) Sencha
5 1 (0.53%) Wall Street Systems
5 1 (0.53%) GoldenSource
5 1 (0.53%) Brady
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £750 - £850 per day + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago