The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act
Rank 524 331 500
Rank change year-on-year
-193 +169
Contract jobs citing Dodd-Frank 80 254 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.50% 0.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.86% 6.59% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 213 61
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £404 £525
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £750 £825
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 - - -
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4290 3854 4392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.85% 7.54% 7.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2592 2297 2340
Average daily rate £400 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £270 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 201 147 252
Average hourly rate £20.35 £19.00 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.11% +1.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.85 £42.50 £38.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.14% -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 28 July 2014.

Dodd-Frank Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Dodd-Frank
Top 5 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 28 July 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 -152 75 £563 +2.27% 14
London -122 74 £569 +3.40% 14
City of London -50 22 £581 +10.71% 7
South East - 1 £300 -
Kent - - - -

Dodd-Frank
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 179 (84.83%) EMIR
2 105 (49.76%) Banking
3 94 (44.55%) Derivative
4 89 (42.18%) Finance
5 70 (33.18%) Investment Banking
6 54 (25.59%) Front Office
7 50 (23.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 41 (19.43%) Fixed Income
9 39 (18.48%) Business Analysis
10 38 (18.01%) Back Office
11 37 (17.54%) SQL
12 34 (16.11%) Equities
13 33 (15.64%) Project Management
14 25 (11.85%) Change Management
15 24 (11.37%) FATCA
16 23 (10.90%) MiFID
17 22 (10.43%) User Acceptance Testing
17 22 (10.43%) Stakeholder Management
18 17 (8.06%) Asset Management
19 15 (7.11%) Degree
19 15 (7.11%) Use Case
19 15 (7.11%) Legal
19 15 (7.11%) PRINCE2
20 14 (6.64%) Data Modelling
20 14 (6.64%) Risk Management
21 13 (6.16%) Oracle
21 13 (6.16%) Equity Derivative
22 12 (5.69%) MS PowerPoint
22 12 (5.69%) Migration
23 10 (4.74%) MS Excel

Dodd-Frank
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (2.37%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.95%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (5.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 10 (4.74%) MS Excel
3 8 (3.79%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.42%) MS Office
5 2 (0.95%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.42%) Loan IQ
2 2 (0.95%) SunGard GMI
3 1 (0.47%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
3 1 (0.47%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.84%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (1.90%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.42%) MS Access
5 2 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.47%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.47%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (1.42%) JIRA
2 1 (0.47%) TestComplete
2 1 (0.47%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.47%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.47%) CruiseControl
2 1 (0.47%) MagicDraw
General
1 105 (49.76%) Banking
2 89 (42.18%) Finance
3 70 (33.18%) Investment Banking
4 54 (25.59%) Front Office
5 38 (18.01%) Back Office
6 15 (7.11%) Legal
7 3 (1.42%) Retail
7 3 (1.42%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.95%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (0.95%) Advertising
9 1 (0.47%) Publishing
9 1 (0.47%) Games
9 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.47%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.47%) German Language
9 1 (0.47%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 126 (59.72%) Analyst
2 109 (51.66%) Business Analyst
3 51 (24.17%) Project Manager
4 12 (5.69%) Architect
5 8 (3.79%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (3.79%) Banking Business Analyst
6 7 (3.32%) Test Analyst
7 6 (2.84%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (2.84%) Senior Manager
7 6 (2.84%) Data Analyst
7 6 (2.84%) Senior Project Manager
7 6 (2.84%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
8 5 (2.37%) Risk Analyst
8 5 (2.37%) Developer
9 4 (1.90%) Senior Business Analyst
9 4 (1.90%) IT Project Manager
9 4 (1.90%) Programme Manager
9 4 (1.90%) Business Manager
9 4 (1.90%) IT Business Analyst
10 3 (1.42%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.27%) XML
2 8 (3.79%) FpML
3 5 (2.37%) .NET
4 1 (0.47%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.47%) CSS
4 1 (0.47%) FIXML
4 1 (0.47%) HTML
4 1 (0.47%) XML Messaging
4 1 (0.47%) WinForms
4 1 (0.47%) WCF
4 1 (0.47%) LINQ
4 1 (0.47%) jQuery
4 1 (0.47%) Ext JS
4 1 (0.47%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 94 (44.55%) Derivative
2 50 (23.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 41 (19.43%) Fixed Income
4 34 (16.11%) Equities
5 13 (6.16%) Equity Derivative
6 7 (3.32%) Credit Risk
6 7 (3.32%) Market Risk
7 6 (2.84%) Reference Data
7 6 (2.84%) Credit Derivative
8 3 (1.42%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 3 (1.42%) DTCC
8 3 (1.42%) SWIFT
9 2 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.95%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.95%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.95%) Economics
10 1 (0.47%) Exotic Derivative
10 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.47%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.47%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.90%) Windows
2 3 (1.42%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (18.48%) Business Analysis
2 33 (15.64%) Project Management
3 25 (11.85%) Change Management
4 22 (10.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (10.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 17 (8.06%) Asset Management
6 15 (7.11%) PRINCE2
6 15 (7.11%) Use Case
7 14 (6.64%) Data Modelling
7 14 (6.64%) Risk Management
8 12 (5.69%) Migration
9 10 (4.74%) Data Analysis
10 9 (4.27%) Analytics
11 8 (3.79%) Six Sigma
11 8 (3.79%) Investment Management
12 7 (3.32%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (2.84%) Test Scripting
14 5 (2.37%) Programme Management
14 5 (2.37%) Regression Testing
15 4 (1.90%) UML
Programming Languages
1 37 (17.54%) SQL
2 8 (3.79%) Java
3 6 (2.84%) C#
4 5 (2.37%) C++
5 3 (1.42%) VBA
6 2 (0.95%) R
6 2 (0.95%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.47%) C
7 1 (0.47%) VBScript
7 1 (0.47%) VB
7 1 (0.47%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.47%) Perl
7 1 (0.47%) Object REXX
7 1 (0.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (7.11%) Degree
2 8 (3.79%) ISEB
3 6 (2.84%) PMI Certification
4 5 (2.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (2.37%) PMP
5 4 (1.90%) IIBA
6 2 (0.95%) MBA
6 2 (0.95%) PhD
7 1 (0.47%) CBAP
7 1 (0.47%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 179 (84.83%) EMIR
2 24 (11.37%) FATCA
3 23 (10.90%) MiFID
4 9 (4.27%) Basel III
5 8 (3.79%) QA
6 3 (1.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (1.42%) AIFMD
7 2 (0.95%) Basel II
8 1 (0.47%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.47%) SLA
8 1 (0.47%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.47%) COREP
8 1 (0.47%) FINREP
System Software
1 2 (0.95%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.42%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (0.95%) Control-M
Vendors
1 13 (6.16%) Oracle
2 7 (3.32%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.32%) Calypso
3 3 (1.42%) Symantec
3 3 (1.42%) Murex
3 3 (1.42%) Sybase
3 3 (1.42%) Business Objects
3 3 (1.42%) HP
3 3 (1.42%) EMC
4 2 (0.95%) CA
4 2 (0.95%) Charles River
4 2 (0.95%) SunGard
5 1 (0.47%) Brady
5 1 (0.47%) GoldenSource
5 1 (0.47%) Wall Street Systems
5 1 (0.47%) Sencha
5 1 (0.47%) Informatica
London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £750 - £850 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £550 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £500 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago