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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act
Rank 569 533 444
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -89
Contract jobs citing Dodd-Frank 54 60 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.12% 0.27%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.09% 1.24% 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 51 99
Average daily rate £550 £550 £560
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £155 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £650 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 - £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
4960 4820 4481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.79% 9.42% 8.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3041 2957 2594
Average daily rate £425 £400 £409
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 169 174
Average hourly rate £42.00 £22.75 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.61% +33.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.00 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.98 £49.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £25.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+70.00% +45.77%

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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dodd-Frank within the UK over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -2 53 £550 - 27
London -8 53 £550 - 26
City of London +41 11 £625 +252.11% 13
Canary Wharf +4 2 £450 -25.00%
Stirling +7 1 £340 -
Scotland -2 1 £340 -

Dodd-Frank
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 143 (86.14%) EMIR
2 114 (68.67%) MiFID
3 89 (53.61%) Finance
4 78 (46.99%) Banking
5 53 (31.93%) Investment Banking
6 50 (30.12%) Derivative
7 45 (27.11%) Front Office
8 37 (22.29%) Business Analysis
9 36 (21.69%) Project Management
10 26 (15.66%) SQL
11 25 (15.06%) Stakeholder Management
12 24 (14.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 23 (13.86%) FATCA
13 23 (13.86%) SDLC
14 22 (13.25%) Asset Management
15 20 (12.05%) Agile Software Development
16 19 (11.45%) Equities
17 18 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
18 14 (8.43%) Back Office
18 14 (8.43%) PRINCE2
19 12 (7.23%) User Acceptance Testing
19 12 (7.23%) Fixed Income
20 11 (6.63%) Java
20 11 (6.63%) QA
20 11 (6.63%) AIFMD
20 11 (6.63%) Waterfall
20 11 (6.63%) Basel III
21 10 (6.02%) Degree
21 10 (6.02%) Workflow
22 9 (5.42%) XML

Dodd-Frank
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 1 (0.60%) Apache Spark
1 1 (0.60%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.60%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (3.61%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.81%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.81%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.20%) MS Office
3 2 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (3.01%) Summit
2 1 (0.60%) Algo Collateral
2 1 (0.60%) Global One
2 1 (0.60%) Loan IQ
2 1 (0.60%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.20%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.60%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.01%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.81%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.20%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.60%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.60%) Big Data
4 1 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.60%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.60%) HBase
4 1 (0.60%) Impala
4 1 (0.60%) OLTP
4 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.81%) JIRA
2 2 (1.20%) FitNesse
2 2 (1.20%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.60%) CruiseControl
3 1 (0.60%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.60%) JBehave
3 1 (0.60%) MSBuild
3 1 (0.60%) NUnit
General
1 89 (53.61%) Finance
2 78 (46.99%) Banking
3 53 (31.93%) Investment Banking
4 45 (27.11%) Front Office
5 14 (8.43%) Back Office
6 4 (2.41%) Electronics
6 4 (2.41%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.81%) International Banking
7 3 (1.81%) Legal
7 3 (1.81%) Retail
8 2 (1.20%) Advertising
9 1 (0.60%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.60%) Marketing
9 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.60%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 103 (62.05%) Analyst
2 93 (56.02%) Business Analyst
3 50 (30.12%) Project Manager
4 42 (25.30%) Regulatory Business Analyst
5 27 (16.27%) MiFID Business Analyst
6 24 (14.46%) Report Analyst
7 18 (10.84%) Banking Analyst
8 15 (9.04%) IT Business Analyst
9 14 (8.43%) Regulatory Reporting Business Analyst
10 13 (7.83%) Business IT Analyst
10 13 (7.83%) IT Analyst
10 13 (7.83%) Report Manager
11 12 (7.23%) Banking Business Analyst
11 12 (7.23%) MiFID Project Manager
11 12 (7.23%) Senior Analyst
11 12 (7.23%) Senior Business Analyst
12 11 (6.63%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
13 10 (6.02%) Project Analyst
14 9 (5.42%) Developer
15 8 (4.82%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.42%) XML
2 5 (3.01%) FpML
3 3 (1.81%) .NET
3 3 (1.81%) JMS
3 3 (1.81%) Web Services
4 2 (1.20%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.20%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.20%) WCF
5 1 (0.60%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.60%) Autofac
5 1 (0.60%) AutoMapper
5 1 (0.60%) Entity Framework
5 1 (0.60%) FIXML
5 1 (0.60%) Java SE
5 1 (0.60%) jQuery
5 1 (0.60%) LINQ
5 1 (0.60%) Silverlight
5 1 (0.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 50 (30.12%) Derivative
2 24 (14.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 19 (11.45%) Equities
4 18 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (7.23%) Fixed Income
6 8 (4.82%) Equity Derivative
7 7 (4.22%) Hedge funds
7 7 (4.22%) User Experience
8 6 (3.61%) Computer Science
9 5 (3.01%) Reference Data
10 4 (2.41%) Economics
11 3 (1.81%) DTCC
11 3 (1.81%) Market Risk
11 3 (1.81%) PMI
12 2 (1.20%) Mathematics
13 1 (0.60%) Credit Risk
13 1 (0.60%) Data Extraction
13 1 (0.60%) Data Structures
13 1 (0.60%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 1 (0.60%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.20%) Windows
2 1 (0.60%) Linux
2 1 (0.60%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (22.29%) Business Analysis
2 36 (21.69%) Project Management
3 25 (15.06%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (13.86%) SDLC
5 22 (13.25%) Asset Management
6 20 (12.05%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (8.43%) PRINCE2
8 12 (7.23%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (6.63%) Waterfall
10 10 (6.02%) Workflow
11 9 (5.42%) Target Operating Model
12 8 (4.82%) GAP Analysis
12 8 (4.82%) Requirements Analysis
13 6 (3.61%) Data Modelling
13 6 (3.61%) Fund Management
13 6 (3.61%) Test Strategy
14 5 (3.01%) Data Analysis
14 5 (3.01%) Data Architecture
14 5 (3.01%) Scrum
15 4 (2.41%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 26 (15.66%) SQL
2 11 (6.63%) Java
3 3 (1.81%) C#
3 3 (1.81%) VB
4 2 (1.20%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.60%) C
5 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.60%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.60%) Python
5 1 (0.60%) Scala
5 1 (0.60%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (6.02%) Degree
2 4 (2.41%) PMI Certification
2 4 (2.41%) PMP
3 2 (1.20%) CBAP
3 2 (1.20%) ISEB
4 1 (0.60%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 143 (86.14%) EMIR
2 114 (68.67%) MiFID
3 23 (13.86%) FATCA
4 11 (6.63%) AIFMD
4 11 (6.63%) Basel III
4 11 (6.63%) QA
5 8 (4.82%) UCITS
6 2 (1.20%) Data Quality
6 2 (1.20%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (3.61%) Murex
2 4 (2.41%) Oracle
3 3 (1.81%) Calypso
3 3 (1.81%) Fidessa
4 2 (1.20%) Pega
5 1 (0.60%) BI-SAM
5 1 (0.60%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.60%) Twitter
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