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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act
Rank 537 394 485
Rank change year-on-year
-143 +91
Contract jobs citing Dodd-Frank 75 196 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.37% 0.17%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.69% 5.11% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 164 71
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£575 £563 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £450 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £750 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 -
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
4428 3838 4178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.63% 7.33% 7.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2777 2332 2409
Average daily rate £400 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £605 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 215 149 211
Average hourly rate £17.75 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.05 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.40 £41.23
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 31 October 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 31 October 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 -137 75 £575 - 21
London -92 74 £575 - 21
City of London -20 22 £600 +9.09% 7
Birmingham - 1 £450 -
West Midlands - 1 £450 -
North East - - - -
Tyne and Wear - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -

Dodd-Frank
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 113 (75.84%) EMIR
2 88 (59.06%) Banking
3 62 (41.61%) Finance
4 60 (40.27%) Investment Banking
5 48 (32.21%) Derivative
6 33 (22.15%) Front Office
7 31 (20.81%) Business Analysis
8 24 (16.11%) SQL
9 22 (14.77%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (14.09%) Stakeholder Management
11 19 (12.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 19 (12.75%) Legal
11 19 (12.75%) MiFID
12 18 (12.08%) FATCA
12 18 (12.08%) Fixed Income
13 17 (11.41%) Project Management
14 15 (10.07%) Data Modelling
14 15 (10.07%) User Acceptance Testing
14 15 (10.07%) Analytical Skills
15 14 (9.40%) Risk Management
16 13 (8.72%) Calypso
16 13 (8.72%) Degree
16 13 (8.72%) Test Scripting
17 11 (7.38%) Back Office
18 10 (6.71%) Equities
18 10 (6.71%) Data Analysis
18 10 (6.71%) Equity Derivative
18 10 (6.71%) Loan IQ
19 9 (6.04%) Asset Management
19 9 (6.04%) Workflow

Dodd-Frank
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 (1.34%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (4.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.34%) MS Office
2 2 (1.34%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (6.71%) Loan IQ
2 1 (0.67%) SunGard GMI
2 1 (0.67%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.67%) HFM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.70%) FTP
2 2 (1.34%) LAN
2 2 (1.34%) NFC
3 1 (0.67%) ATM
3 1 (0.67%) VPN
3 1 (0.67%) Wireless
3 1 (0.67%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.67%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.68%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.34%) JIRA
2 1 (0.67%) MagicDraw
General
1 88 (59.06%) Banking
2 62 (41.61%) Finance
3 60 (40.27%) Investment Banking
4 33 (22.15%) Front Office
5 19 (12.75%) Legal
6 11 (7.38%) Back Office
7 2 (1.34%) Retail
7 2 (1.34%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.67%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.67%) German Language
8 1 (0.67%) Wholesale Banking
8 1 (0.67%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.67%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.67%) Advertising
8 1 (0.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 102 (68.46%) Analyst
2 87 (58.39%) Business Analyst
3 21 (14.09%) Project Manager
4 13 (8.72%) Banking Business Analyst
5 11 (7.38%) Test Analyst
6 9 (6.04%) Architect
6 9 (6.04%) Systems Analyst
6 9 (6.04%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (4.03%) Business Systems Analyst
8 5 (3.36%) Consultant
8 5 (3.36%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (3.36%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 4 (2.68%) Risk Analyst
9 4 (2.68%) Data Analyst
9 4 (2.68%) Senior Business Analyst
9 4 (2.68%) Programme Manager
10 3 (2.01%) Test Manager
10 3 (2.01%) Systems Test Analyst
10 3 (2.01%) Business Test Analyst
10 3 (2.01%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.37%) XML
1 8 (5.37%) FpML
2 1 (0.67%) Flash
2 1 (0.67%) FIXML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (32.21%) Derivative
2 19 (12.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 18 (12.08%) Fixed Income
4 15 (10.07%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (6.71%) Equities
5 10 (6.71%) Equity Derivative
6 6 (4.03%) Credit Derivative
7 4 (2.68%) DTCC
7 4 (2.68%) Reference Data
7 4 (2.68%) Market Risk
8 3 (2.01%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.01%) SWIFT
8 3 (2.01%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.01%) Economics
9 1 (0.67%) Exotic Derivative
9 1 (0.67%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.67%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.34%) Windows
1 2 (1.34%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (20.81%) Business Analysis
2 22 (14.77%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (14.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (11.41%) Project Management
5 15 (10.07%) Data Modelling
5 15 (10.07%) User Acceptance Testing
6 14 (9.40%) Risk Management
7 13 (8.72%) Test Scripting
8 10 (6.71%) Data Analysis
9 9 (6.04%) Asset Management
9 9 (6.04%) Workflow
9 9 (6.04%) Change Management
9 9 (6.04%) Analytics
10 7 (4.70%) Risk Analytics
10 7 (4.70%) PRINCE2
10 7 (4.70%) UML
11 6 (4.03%) Business Transformation
11 6 (4.03%) Quantitative Risk Management
11 6 (4.03%) Use Case
12 5 (3.36%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (16.11%) SQL
2 4 (2.68%) C
2 4 (2.68%) Java
3 3 (2.01%) VB
4 2 (1.34%) C#
5 1 (0.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (8.72%) Degree
2 2 (1.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.67%) A+ Certification
3 1 (0.67%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (75.84%) EMIR
2 19 (12.75%) MiFID
3 18 (12.08%) FATCA
4 6 (4.03%) QA
5 4 (2.68%) Basel III
6 2 (1.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (1.34%) Basel II
6 2 (1.34%) AIFMD
System Software
1 2 (1.34%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (8.72%) Calypso
2 9 (6.04%) Oracle
3 7 (4.70%) SunGard
4 5 (3.36%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.01%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.67%) SAP
6 1 (0.67%) Cisco
6 1 (0.67%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.67%) Remedy
6 1 (0.67%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.67%) BI-SAM
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