The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solvency II
Rank 114 120 127
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Contract jobs citing Solvency II 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.17% 0.048% 0.039%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.29% 0.70% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£463 £433 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.93% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
175 142 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 7.47% 6.75% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 77 60
Average daily rate £345 £328 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.34% +0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £200 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £435 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 21
Average hourly rate £13.50 £37.50 £13.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.00% +170.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £11.42 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £42.50 £18.68
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.21 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.45% -12.50%
Solvency II
England

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 31 July 2014.

Solvency II Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Solvency II
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Solvency II within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 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
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North Yorkshire - 2 £463 -
Solvency II
England

Solvency II
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (50.00%) Release Management
3 2 (50.00%) QMS
3 2 (50.00%) Dependency Management
4 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt

Solvency II
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Solvency II Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Release Management
2 2 (50.00%) QMS
2 2 (50.00%) Dependency Management
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt