The table below looks at the statistics for FATCA skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FATCA over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)
UK
Rank 587 578 541
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -37
Contract jobs citing FATCA 21 50 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.096% 0.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.47% 0.99% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 38 49
Median daily rate £488 £475 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% -13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £324 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £513
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -36.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
4492 5067 4996
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.89% 9.74% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2921 3135 3012
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 198 167
Median hourly rate £22.95 £42.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.35% +86.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.15 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £60.99 £48.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £42.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-49.41% +84.78%

FATCA
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing FATCA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

FATCA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

FATCA
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing FATCA within the UK.

FATCA Daily Rate Trend in the UK

FATCA
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FATCA within the UK over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

FATCA Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

FATCA
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FATCA within the UK over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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 +6 19 £488 -4.87% 2
London +4 18 £488 -7.14% 2
City of London -5 4 £450 -14.28% 1
Scotland +21 1 £170 -46.87%
Yorkshire +17 1 - -
Canary Wharf +1 1 £450 -33.33%
South Yorkshire +1 1 - -
Glasgow 0 1 £170 -39.28%
Sheffield -2 1 - -

FATCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing FATCA 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 FATCA.

1 65 (64.36%) Banking
2 60 (59.41%) Finance
3 36 (35.64%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (34.65%) Scrum
5 33 (32.67%) Business Analysis
6 31 (30.69%) Java
7 30 (29.70%) Degree
8 28 (27.72%) Jenkins
8 28 (27.72%) KYC
9 27 (26.73%) Linux
9 27 (26.73%) Refactoring
10 26 (25.74%) Korn
10 26 (25.74%) TDD
10 26 (25.74%) Unix
10 26 (25.74%) JMS
10 26 (25.74%) SOAP
10 26 (25.74%) Web Services
10 26 (25.74%) Shell Script
10 26 (25.74%) Solace
10 26 (25.74%) BDD
10 26 (25.74%) REST
10 26 (25.74%) TeamCity
10 26 (25.74%) Git (software)
11 25 (24.75%) Stakeholder Management
11 25 (24.75%) Maven
11 25 (24.75%) JIRA
12 24 (23.76%) MiFID
12 24 (23.76%) Investment Banking
12 24 (23.76%) jQuery
12 24 (23.76%) Node.js

FATCA
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.97%) Apache Spark
1 3 (2.97%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (1.98%) MS Project
1 2 (1.98%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.99%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.99%) HTTP
1 1 (0.99%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.87%) Big Data
2 9 (8.91%) MongoDB
3 6 (5.94%) Redis
4 3 (2.97%) Flink
4 3 (2.97%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.97%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.97%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.97%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 28 (27.72%) Jenkins
2 26 (25.74%) Git (software)
2 26 (25.74%) TeamCity
3 25 (24.75%) JIRA
3 25 (24.75%) Maven
4 21 (20.79%) JUnit
4 21 (20.79%) Mockito
4 21 (20.79%) Spock
5 16 (15.84%) Gradle
6 2 (1.98%) Selenium
6 2 (1.98%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 65 (64.36%) Banking
2 60 (59.41%) Finance
3 24 (23.76%) Investment Banking
4 9 (8.91%) Legal
5 7 (6.93%) Retail
6 6 (5.94%) Back Office
7 3 (2.97%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.97%) Private Banking
8 2 (1.98%) Front Office
8 2 (1.98%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.99%) Advertising
9 1 (0.99%) French Language
9 1 (0.99%) German Language
Job Titles
1 29 (28.71%) Business Analyst
2 26 (25.74%) Analyst
2 26 (25.74%) Developer
3 19 (18.81%) Architect
3 19 (18.81%) Java Developer
4 14 (13.86%) Data Architect
4 14 (13.86%) Project Manager
5 13 (12.87%) Senior Developer
6 10 (9.90%) Regulatory Business Analyst
7 8 (7.92%) Senior Business Analyst
7 8 (7.92%) Senior Java Developer
7 8 (7.92%) UI Developer
8 7 (6.93%) Data Business Analyst
9 5 (4.95%) Consultant
9 5 (4.95%) Product Consultant
9 5 (4.95%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (4.95%) Technical Leader
9 5 (4.95%) Web Developer
10 4 (3.96%) Banking Analyst
10 4 (3.96%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (25.74%) JMS
1 26 (25.74%) REST
1 26 (25.74%) SOAP
1 26 (25.74%) Web Services
2 24 (23.76%) jQuery
2 24 (23.76%) Node.js
3 22 (21.78%) Spring
4 21 (20.79%) Gherkin
4 21 (20.79%) Hibernate
4 21 (20.79%) HTML
4 21 (20.79%) JDBC
5 20 (19.80%) CSS
5 20 (19.80%) CSS3
5 20 (19.80%) HTML5
6 19 (18.81%) JSON
6 19 (18.81%) XML
6 19 (18.81%) XSD
6 19 (18.81%) XSLT
7 18 (17.82%) AngularJS
8 14 (13.86%) Meteor
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.79%) Reference Data
2 16 (15.84%) User Experience
3 15 (14.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.95%) Fintech
6 4 (3.96%) Derivative
6 4 (3.96%) Fixed Income
7 3 (2.97%) Equities
8 1 (0.99%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.99%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.99%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.99%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.99%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 27 (26.73%) Linux
2 26 (25.74%) Unix
3 1 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (35.64%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (34.65%) Scrum
3 33 (32.67%) Business Analysis
4 28 (27.72%) KYC
5 27 (26.73%) Refactoring
6 26 (25.74%) BDD
6 26 (25.74%) TDD
7 25 (24.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (17.82%) Project Management
9 16 (15.84%) Data Modelling
10 13 (12.87%) Anti-Money Laundering
10 13 (12.87%) Client Onboarding
11 12 (11.88%) Analytics
11 12 (11.88%) Change Management
11 12 (11.88%) Target Operating Model
12 11 (10.89%) Data Architecture
12 11 (10.89%) Data Governance
13 10 (9.90%) Investment Management
13 10 (9.90%) MVC
13 10 (9.90%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 31 (30.69%) Java
2 26 (25.74%) Korn
2 26 (25.74%) Shell Script
3 22 (21.78%) JavaScript
3 22 (21.78%) SQL
4 19 (18.81%) XPath
5 6 (5.94%) ECMAScript
5 6 (5.94%) ES6
6 3 (2.97%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.99%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.99%) C
7 1 (0.99%) Python
7 1 (0.99%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 30 (29.70%) Degree
2 1 (0.99%) ISEB
2 1 (0.99%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (23.76%) MiFID
2 20 (19.80%) EMIR
3 16 (15.84%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (1.98%) AIFMD
5 1 (0.99%) Basel II
5 1 (0.99%) IFRS
5 1 (0.99%) IFRS 9
5 1 (0.99%) SEPA
5 1 (0.99%) UCITS
System Software
1 2 (1.98%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.99%) Ansible
1 1 (0.99%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (25.74%) Solace
2 12 (11.88%) MuleSoft
3 3 (2.97%) Oracle
4 2 (1.98%) Black Duck
5 1 (0.99%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.99%) Red Hat
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