The table below looks at the statistics for Solvency II skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solvency II over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Solvency II
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank - - 105
Contract jobs citing Solvency II 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - - 0.056%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £650 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -
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 in the West Yorkshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
142 174 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 9.83% 8.87% 10.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 119 128
Median daily rate £423 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £287 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 11
Median hourly rate £15.62 £13.25 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.90% +8.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £9.94 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.86 £18.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £44.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +87.23%

Solvency II
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Solvency II as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Solvency II Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Solvency II
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Solvency II Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Solvency II
Top 5 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Solvency II also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Solvency II.

1 1 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (100.00%) Basel II
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) IFRS

Solvency II
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Services Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Basel II
1 1 (100.00%) IFRS
1 1 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley