The table below looks at the statistics for COREP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COREP over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Common Reporting (COREP)
Rank 118 119 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing COREP 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.041% 0.046% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.54% 0.68% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £538 £450 £500
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 Yorkshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
186 147 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 7.67% 6.73% 6.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 84 102
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £180 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £354 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 2
Average hourly rate £17.67 £17.50 £14.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.97% +23.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £15.90 £11.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £16.43
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -16.66%

COREP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

COREP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

COREP
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

COREP Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

COREP
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing COREP 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 COREP.

1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) DataStage
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (50.00%) Basel II
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Basel III

COREP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing COREP 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 COREP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) DataStage
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Credit Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (50.00%) Basel II
1 1 (50.00%) Basel III
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft