The table below looks at the statistics for Solvency II 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 Solvency II over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solvency II
Rank 122 - 103
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Solvency II 4 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.16% - 0.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.13% - 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Average daily rate
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£550 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £451 £425
% change year-on-year
+10.98% +6.00%
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
188 158 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 7.50% 6.85% 6.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 87 63
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £209 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £368 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.08% +8.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 15
Average hourly rate £12.42 £15.25 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.55% +12.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.00 £9.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £26.50 £22.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £16.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.43% -16.25%

Solvency II
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Solvency II Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Solvency II
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Solvency II Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Solvency II
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Solvency II across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Solvency II Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Solvency II
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Solvency II 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 Solvency II.

1 3 (37.50%) SQL
1 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) ETL
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Data Management
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (37.50%) Master Data Management
2 2 (25.00%) VCP4
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (12.50%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (12.50%) QA
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture

Solvency II
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Solvency II 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 Solvency II. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Database Developer
2 2 (25.00%) ETL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Data Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Data Management
1 3 (37.50%) Master Data Management
1 3 (37.50%) ETL
2 2 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (12.50%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
1 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA