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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act
Rank 544 369 513
Rank change year-on-year
-175 +144
Contract jobs citing Dodd-Frank 68 229 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.43% 0.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.53% 5.77% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 194 71
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£550 £550 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £406 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £709 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £525
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -14.28%
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
4451 3970 4497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.73% 7.52% 7.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2693 2338 2482
Average daily rate £400 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £620 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £354 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 161 237
Average hourly rate £19.75 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £41.94
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -16.66%

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 19 September 2014.

Dodd-Frank Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Dodd-Frank
Top 11 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 19 September 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
London -117 67 £553 +0.45% 18
England -147 67 £553 +0.45% 22
City of London -31 19 £550 +10.00% 12
North East - - - - 1
Tyne and Wear - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - - 1
Sheffield - - - - 1
South Yorkshire - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 1
Birmingham - - - - 1

Dodd-Frank
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 145 (81.46%) EMIR
2 87 (48.88%) Banking
3 76 (42.70%) Derivative
4 65 (36.52%) Finance
5 61 (34.27%) Investment Banking
6 44 (24.72%) Front Office
7 42 (23.60%) Fixed Income
8 37 (20.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 31 (17.42%) SQL
10 28 (15.73%) Business Analysis
11 26 (14.61%) Back Office
12 25 (14.04%) Equities
13 24 (13.48%) Agile Software Development
13 24 (13.48%) Project Management
14 20 (11.24%) Change Management
15 18 (10.11%) Stakeholder Management
16 17 (9.55%) MiFID
16 17 (9.55%) User Acceptance Testing
17 16 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
18 15 (8.43%) Legal
19 14 (7.87%) FATCA
20 13 (7.30%) Calypso
20 13 (7.30%) Asset Management
21 12 (6.74%) Data Modelling
21 12 (6.74%) Degree
21 12 (6.74%) Test Scripting
22 11 (6.18%) Equity Derivative
22 11 (6.18%) PRINCE2
22 11 (6.18%) Oracle
23 10 (5.62%) FpML

Dodd-Frank
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 2 (1.12%) Lync
1 2 (1.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (2.81%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (2.25%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.12%) MS Office
3 2 (1.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (5.62%) Loan IQ
2 2 (1.12%) SunGard GMI
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.93%) FTP
2 2 (1.12%) LAN
3 1 (0.56%) Wireless
3 1 (0.56%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.56%) VPN
3 1 (0.56%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.93%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (1.69%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.56%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (1.69%) JIRA
2 1 (0.56%) CruiseControl
2 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.56%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.56%) TestComplete
2 1 (0.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.56%) MagicDraw
General
1 87 (48.88%) Banking
2 65 (36.52%) Finance
3 61 (34.27%) Investment Banking
4 44 (24.72%) Front Office
5 26 (14.61%) Back Office
6 15 (8.43%) Legal
7 2 (1.12%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (1.12%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.56%) Games
8 1 (0.56%) Retail
8 1 (0.56%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.56%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.56%) German Language
Job Titles
1 116 (65.17%) Analyst
2 97 (54.49%) Business Analyst
3 32 (17.98%) Project Manager
4 15 (8.43%) Architect
5 13 (7.30%) Test Analyst
6 12 (6.74%) Solutions Architect
7 11 (6.18%) Banking Business Analyst
8 8 (4.49%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (3.37%) Data Analyst
9 6 (3.37%) Systems Analyst
10 5 (2.81%) Business Architect
11 4 (2.25%) IT Business Analyst
11 4 (2.25%) Programme Manager
11 4 (2.25%) Risk Analyst
11 4 (2.25%) Business Systems Analyst
11 4 (2.25%) Senior Business Analyst
11 4 (2.25%) Developer
12 3 (1.69%) Consultant
12 3 (1.69%) Senior Manager
12 3 (1.69%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.62%) FpML
2 9 (5.06%) XML
3 5 (2.81%) .NET
4 1 (0.56%) XML Messaging
4 1 (0.56%) WinForms
4 1 (0.56%) Flash
4 1 (0.56%) HTML
4 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.56%) CSS
4 1 (0.56%) FIXML
4 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.56%) jQuery
4 1 (0.56%) Ext JS
4 1 (0.56%) WCF
4 1 (0.56%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 76 (42.70%) Derivative
2 42 (23.60%) Fixed Income
3 37 (20.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 25 (14.04%) Equities
5 16 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (6.18%) Equity Derivative
7 6 (3.37%) Credit Derivative
8 5 (2.81%) DTCC
8 5 (2.81%) Market Risk
9 3 (1.69%) SWIFT
9 3 (1.69%) Economics
10 2 (1.12%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.12%) Credit Risk
10 2 (1.12%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.56%) PMI
11 1 (0.56%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.56%) Exotic Derivative
11 1 (0.56%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.25%) Windows
2 2 (1.12%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (15.73%) Business Analysis
2 24 (13.48%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (13.48%) Project Management
3 20 (11.24%) Change Management
4 18 (10.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (9.55%) User Acceptance Testing
6 13 (7.30%) Asset Management
7 12 (6.74%) Data Modelling
7 12 (6.74%) Test Scripting
8 11 (6.18%) PRINCE2
9 10 (5.62%) Risk Management
9 10 (5.62%) Data Analysis
10 9 (5.06%) Analytics
11 8 (4.49%) Migration
12 7 (3.93%) UML
12 7 (3.93%) Investment Management
13 6 (3.37%) Use Case
13 6 (3.37%) Business Transformation
13 6 (3.37%) Quantitative Risk Management
14 5 (2.81%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 31 (17.42%) SQL
2 8 (4.49%) Java
3 7 (3.93%) C#
4 5 (2.81%) C++
5 4 (2.25%) VBA
6 3 (1.69%) C
7 2 (1.12%) R
7 2 (1.12%) VB
8 1 (0.56%) VBScript
8 1 (0.56%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.56%) Perl
8 1 (0.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (6.74%) Degree
2 5 (2.81%) ISEB
3 4 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.12%) PhD
4 2 (1.12%) MBA
5 1 (0.56%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.56%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 145 (81.46%) EMIR
2 17 (9.55%) MiFID
3 14 (7.87%) FATCA
4 7 (3.93%) QA
5 5 (2.81%) Basel III
6 3 (1.69%) AIFMD
7 2 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.56%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.56%) COREP
8 1 (0.56%) FINREP
System Software
1 2 (1.12%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (7.30%) Calypso
2 11 (6.18%) Oracle
3 8 (4.49%) SunGard
4 4 (2.25%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.69%) Sybase
6 2 (1.12%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.56%) Murex
7 1 (0.56%) Cisco
7 1 (0.56%) Informatica
7 1 (0.56%) Remedy
7 1 (0.56%) Sencha
7 1 (0.56%) BI-SAM
7 1 (0.56%) thinkFolio
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