The table below looks at the statistics for Dodd-Frank skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dodd-Frank over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act
Rank 617 538 566
Rank change year-on-year
-79 +28
Contract jobs citing Dodd-Frank 38 116 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.071% 0.20% 0.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.74% 2.10% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 83 59
Median daily rate £600 £550 £555
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -0.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £407 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £706 £700 £655
UK excluding London median daily rate - £500 £425
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.00 -

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
5125 5530 5427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.55% 9.67% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3293 3382 3382
Median daily rate £425 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 236 242
Median hourly rate £26.50 £25.12 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.49% +25.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +50.00%

Dodd-Frank
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Dodd-Frank as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 September 2016.

Dodd-Frank Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Dodd-Frank
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dodd-Frank within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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 -63 33 £600 +9.09% 5
London -80 33 £600 +9.09% 5
Scotland +5 5 - -
City of London -3 4 £563 +32.35% 5
Glasgow - 4 - -
Edinburgh +6 1 - -

Dodd-Frank
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Dodd-Frank 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 Dodd-Frank.

1 60 (78.95%) EMIR
2 56 (73.68%) MiFID
3 38 (50.00%) Banking
4 26 (34.21%) Investment Banking
5 23 (30.26%) Finance
6 21 (27.63%) Derivative
7 20 (26.32%) Business Analysis
7 20 (26.32%) SQL
8 17 (22.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 17 (22.37%) Front Office
9 14 (18.42%) User Acceptance Testing
10 13 (17.11%) XML
11 12 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (15.79%) FATCA
12 11 (14.47%) Fixed Income
12 11 (14.47%) Equities
13 10 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (13.16%) Project Management
14 8 (10.53%) FpML
14 8 (10.53%) Equity Derivative
14 8 (10.53%) SDLC
15 7 (9.21%) Change Management
15 7 (9.21%) Java
16 6 (7.89%) QA
16 6 (7.89%) Relational Database
16 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
16 6 (7.89%) Wealth Management
17 5 (6.58%) Mathematics
17 5 (6.58%) Computer Science
17 5 (6.58%) OTC Derivatives

Dodd-Frank
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 3 (3.95%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.63%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.32%) MS Project
3 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.89%) Relational Database
2 4 (5.26%) DB2
2 4 (5.26%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.63%) Big Data
3 2 (2.63%) Data Lake
4 1 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.32%) Hazelcast
4 1 (1.32%) KDB
4 1 (1.32%) Kdb+
4 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.32%) QlikView
4 1 (1.32%) Spotfire
4 1 (1.32%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 5 (6.58%) JUnit
2 3 (3.95%) JIRA
3 1 (1.32%) EasyMock
General
1 38 (50.00%) Banking
2 26 (34.21%) Investment Banking
3 23 (30.26%) Finance
4 17 (22.37%) Front Office
5 3 (3.95%) Back Office
5 3 (3.95%) French Language
6 2 (2.63%) Legal
6 2 (2.63%) Retail
7 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.32%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.32%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (61.84%) Analyst
2 42 (55.26%) Business Analyst
3 20 (26.32%) MiFID Business Analyst
4 15 (19.74%) Regulatory Business Analyst
5 13 (17.11%) Project Manager
6 11 (14.47%) Regulatory Reporting Business Analyst
6 11 (14.47%) Report Analyst
7 6 (7.89%) Business IT Analyst
7 6 (7.89%) IT Analyst
7 6 (7.89%) IT Business Analyst
7 6 (7.89%) MiFID Project Manager
8 5 (6.58%) Developer
9 4 (5.26%) Derivatives Business Analyst
9 4 (5.26%) Front Office Business Analyst
9 4 (5.26%) Risk Analyst
9 4 (5.26%) Risk Business Analyst
9 4 (5.26%) Scala Developer
9 4 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (5.26%) Senior Business Analyst
10 3 (3.95%) QA Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.11%) XML
2 8 (10.53%) FpML
3 4 (5.26%) J2SE
3 4 (5.26%) Spring
4 3 (3.95%) FIXML
5 2 (2.63%) .NET
5 2 (2.63%) Web Services
6 1 (1.32%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (27.63%) Derivative
2 17 (22.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 11 (14.47%) Equities
3 11 (14.47%) Fixed Income
4 8 (10.53%) Equity Derivative
5 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (6.58%) Computer Science
6 5 (6.58%) Mathematics
6 5 (6.58%) OTC Derivatives
7 4 (5.26%) Reference Data
8 3 (3.95%) Market Risk
9 2 (2.63%) Data Integration
9 2 (2.63%) Economics
9 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.32%) Data Structures
10 1 (1.32%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.26%) Linux
1 4 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.32%) Business Analysis
2 14 (18.42%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (13.16%) Project Management
5 8 (10.53%) SDLC
6 7 (9.21%) Change Management
7 6 (7.89%) Wealth Management
8 4 (5.26%) Asset Management
8 4 (5.26%) Matrix Organization
8 4 (5.26%) Risk Management
8 4 (5.26%) Test Strategy
9 3 (3.95%) Analytics
9 3 (3.95%) Data Modelling
9 3 (3.95%) Electronic Trading
9 3 (3.95%) Integration Testing
9 3 (3.95%) KYC
9 3 (3.95%) Manual Testing
9 3 (3.95%) Software Engineering
9 3 (3.95%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 20 (26.32%) SQL
2 7 (9.21%) Java
3 4 (5.26%) Perl
3 4 (5.26%) Scala
3 4 (5.26%) VBA
4 2 (2.63%) C
5 1 (1.32%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (6.58%) Degree
2 1 (1.32%) CFA
2 1 (1.32%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (78.95%) EMIR
2 56 (73.68%) MiFID
3 12 (15.79%) FATCA
4 6 (7.89%) QA
5 4 (5.26%) AIFMD
6 3 (3.95%) Basel III
6 3 (3.95%) UCITS
7 2 (2.63%) Basel II
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (2.63%) MOM
Vendors
1 4 (5.26%) Sybase
2 3 (3.95%) Sophis
3 2 (2.63%) Murex
3 2 (2.63%) Palantir
4 1 (1.32%) Avaloq
4 1 (1.32%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.32%) Charles River
4 1 (1.32%) Fidessa
4 1 (1.32%) FNZ
4 1 (1.32%) Informatica
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle
4 1 (1.32%) Pega
4 1 (1.32%) SAP
4 1 (1.32%) Tableau