The first table below looks at the demand for FATCA 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 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 for the 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)
Rank 127 - 104
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing FATCA 2 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.078% - 0.44%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.21% - 6.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 11
Average daily rate £400 - £365
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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
165 162 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.42% 7.89% 7.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 76 93
Average daily rate £320 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £180 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £405 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 6
Average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.52 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £25.10 £22.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £16.43
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -7.15%
FATCA
England

FATCA
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

FATCA Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

FATCA
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

FATCA Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

FATCA
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 14 (77.78%) Finance
2 11 (61.11%) Project Management
3 8 (44.44%) Banking
4 5 (27.78%) Online Banking
4 5 (27.78%) Internet
5 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (22.22%) Retail
5 4 (22.22%) Retail Banking
6 3 (16.67%) QA
6 3 (16.67%) Mainframe
7 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
7 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 2 (11.11%) TDD
7 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (5.56%) Agile Project Management
8 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
8 1 (5.56%) JIRA
8 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (5.56%) Scrum
8 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
8 1 (5.56%) MS Project

FATCA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (5.56%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.56%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 14 (77.78%) Finance
2 8 (44.44%) Banking
3 4 (22.22%) Retail
3 4 (22.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Project Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Business Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Change Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Programme Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Business Change Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Change Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Business Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Business Change Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Change Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Online Banking
2 3 (16.67%) Mainframe
3 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Project Management
2 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
3 2 (11.11%) TDD
3 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Scrum
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA