The table below looks at the statistics for Loan IQ skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Loan IQ over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Misys Loan IQ
Rank 594 559 592
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +33
Contract jobs citing Loan IQ 7 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.030% 0.019%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.14% 0.34% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 4
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£513 £550 £615
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.81% -10.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £400 £548
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £600 £645
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
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 Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
5097 4682 5420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.20% 8.80% 9.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2657 2456 2643
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £595 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £435
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 83 64
Average hourly rate £31.16 £17.50 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.05% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.25 £45.00 £47.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £17.69 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+78.06% -11.55%

Loan IQ
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Loan IQ within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Loan IQ Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Loan IQ
Daily Rate Trend

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

Loan IQ Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Loan IQ
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Loan IQ within the UK over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Loan IQ Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Loan IQ
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Loan IQ within the UK.

Loan IQ Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Loan IQ
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Loan IQ within the UK over the 3 months to 20 August 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 -36 7 £513 -6.81% 4
London +4 6 £513 -6.81% 4
City of London +25 2 £494 -1.25% 2

Loan IQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Loan IQ 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 Loan IQ.

1 7 (58.33%) Banking
2 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 6 (50.00%) Misys
3 4 (33.33%) CGI
3 4 (33.33%) Change Management
3 4 (33.33%) Wholesale Banking
3 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (33.33%) SWIFT
3 4 (33.33%) Use Case
4 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
5 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 1 (8.33%) SAP
6 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (8.33%) Java
6 1 (8.33%) Legal
6 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
6 1 (8.33%) MBA
6 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (8.33%) Workflow
6 1 (8.33%) Marketing
6 1 (8.33%) Business Development
6 1 (8.33%) Degree
6 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
6 1 (8.33%) IIBA
6 1 (8.33%) CBAP

Loan IQ
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Loan IQ 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 Loan IQ. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 7 (58.33%) Banking
2 6 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Wholesale Banking
4 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
5 1 (8.33%) Legal
5 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (8.33%) Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
2 8 (66.67%) Business Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Financial Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (33.33%) Change Management
2 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (33.33%) Use Case
3 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Business Development
5 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (8.33%) Workflow
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MBA
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) IIBA
1 1 (8.33%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Misys
2 1 (8.33%) SAP