The first table below looks at the demand for FATCA skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FATCA over the 3 months to 11 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 for the West Yorkshire region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)
Rank 94 97 104
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Contract jobs citing FATCA 3 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.18% 0.27% 0.054%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.22% 3.96% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
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£400 £280 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -36.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £280 £338
% change year-on-year
+51.78% -17.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
135 101 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 8.05% 6.72% 5.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 52 44
Average daily rate £345 £325 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% +2.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £242 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £427 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 10
Average hourly rate £12.75 £15.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.74% +24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £13.90 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £17.10 £23.06
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
FATCA
Yorkshire

FATCA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FATCA across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

FATCA Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

FATCA
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing FATCA across the West Yorkshire region.

FATCA Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

FATCA
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FATCA within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 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
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Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
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FATCA
Yorkshire

FATCA
Top 25 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region 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 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) UML
3 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Investment Management
4 2 (33.33%) Wealth Management
4 2 (33.33%) User Stories
4 2 (33.33%) AIFMD
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
5 1 (16.67%) MS Project
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) JIRA
5 1 (16.67%) QA

FATCA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Project
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Business Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) UML
2 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Wealth Management
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Investment Management
3 2 (33.33%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) AIFMD
2 1 (16.67%) QA