The first table below looks at the demand for FATCA skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FATCA over the 3 months to 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)
Rank 529 488 510
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +22
Contract jobs citing FATCA 58 56 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.31% 1.56% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 50 67
Average daily rate £525 £550 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £349 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £603 £725 £660
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £331 £384
% change year-on-year
+20.75% -13.68%
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
4414 3599 4540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.84% 7.54% 7.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2669 2121 2478
Average daily rate £400 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 144 240
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £16.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% +10.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.86 £10.50 £11.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.86 £55.00 £35.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £16.43
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -7.15%

FATCA
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FATCA within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

FATCA Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

FATCA
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 FATCA within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -82 53 £550 - 18
London -22 48 £550 - 17
City of London -16 17 £438 -20.45% 8
Docklands, London - - - -
North West - - - -
Manchester - - - -

FATCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing FATCA 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 FATCA.

1 62 (56.36%) Finance
1 62 (56.36%) Banking
2 33 (30.00%) EMIR
3 32 (29.09%) Dodd-Frank
4 26 (23.64%) Investment Banking
5 24 (21.82%) Project Management
5 24 (21.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (19.09%) Business Analysis
7 13 (11.82%) Front Office
8 12 (10.91%) Data Modelling
9 10 (9.09%) MiFID
10 9 (8.18%) Retail
10 9 (8.18%) Equities
11 8 (7.27%) Legal
11 8 (7.27%) Change Management
11 8 (7.27%) Asset Management
12 6 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (5.45%) Derivative
12 6 (5.45%) Project Planning
12 6 (5.45%) Retail Banking
12 6 (5.45%) Wealth Management
13 5 (4.55%) QA
13 5 (4.55%) Data Transformation
13 5 (4.55%) Online Banking
13 5 (4.55%) SQL
13 5 (4.55%) Oracle
13 5 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (4.55%) ISEB
13 5 (4.55%) Internet
14 4 (3.64%) Workflow

FATCA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing FATCA 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 FATCA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.64%) SAS
2 2 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (3.64%) MS Visio
1 4 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.73%) MS Project
3 2 (1.82%) MS Office
3 2 (1.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.91%) JIRA
General
1 62 (56.36%) Finance
1 62 (56.36%) Banking
2 26 (23.64%) Investment Banking
3 13 (11.82%) Front Office
4 9 (8.18%) Retail
5 8 (7.27%) Legal
6 6 (5.45%) Retail Banking
7 3 (2.73%) Back Office
8 2 (1.82%) Law
8 2 (1.82%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.91%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.91%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 51 (46.36%) Business Analyst
1 51 (46.36%) Analyst
2 28 (25.45%) Project Manager
3 11 (10.00%) Architect
4 9 (8.18%) Banking Business Analyst
5 7 (6.36%) Senior Business Analyst
5 7 (6.36%) Change Manager
5 7 (6.36%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (5.45%) Data Architect
6 6 (5.45%) Business Manager
7 5 (4.55%) Information Architect
8 4 (3.64%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (3.64%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
8 4 (3.64%) PMO Manager
9 3 (2.73%) Lead Business Analyst
9 3 (2.73%) Financial Business Analyst
9 3 (2.73%) Programme Manager
9 3 (2.73%) Programme Planner
10 2 (1.82%) Senior Manager
10 2 (1.82%) Change Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.18%) Equities
2 6 (5.45%) Derivative
3 5 (4.55%) Online Banking
4 4 (3.64%) Fixed Income
4 4 (3.64%) Hedge funds
4 4 (3.64%) Data Integration
4 4 (3.64%) Reference Data
5 3 (2.73%) Equity Derivative
5 3 (2.73%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.91%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.91%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.91%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.91%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (21.82%) Project Management
1 24 (21.82%) Stakeholder Management
2 21 (19.09%) Business Analysis
3 12 (10.91%) Data Modelling
4 8 (7.27%) Change Management
4 8 (7.27%) Asset Management
5 6 (5.45%) Project Planning
5 6 (5.45%) Wealth Management
6 5 (4.55%) Data Transformation
6 5 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (3.64%) Workflow
7 4 (3.64%) SOA
7 4 (3.64%) ETL
7 4 (3.64%) PRINCE2
7 4 (3.64%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (2.73%) Investment Management
8 3 (2.73%) Use Case
8 3 (2.73%) Data Analysis
8 3 (2.73%) TDD
8 3 (2.73%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.55%) SQL
2 2 (1.82%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (4.55%) ISEB
2 4 (3.64%) PMP
2 4 (3.64%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.73%) Degree
4 1 (0.91%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (30.00%) EMIR
2 32 (29.09%) Dodd-Frank
3 10 (9.09%) MiFID
4 5 (4.55%) QA
5 4 (3.64%) FINREP
6 3 (2.73%) Basel III
7 1 (0.91%) COREP
7 1 (0.91%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.91%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.91%) Basel II
Vendors
1 5 (4.55%) Oracle
2 1 (0.91%) Pega
2 1 (0.91%) Microsoft
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