Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for AIFMD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AIFMD over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 236 251 269
Rank change year-on-year +15 +18 +34
Contract jobs citing AIFMD 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.057% 0.030% 0.022%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.43% 0.25% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
City of London median daily rate £650 - £531
Central London median daily rate £650 - £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

AIFMD is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 929 787 1026
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.22% 11.83% 11.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 728 627 748
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.61% +1.07%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £281
90th Percentile £675 £675 £625
Central London median daily rate £483 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +1.58% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 5 14
City of London median hourly rate £15.00 £46.50 £19.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -67.74% +132.79% +19.25%
Central London median hourly rate £15.00 £46.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year -67.74% +118.82% +37.10%

AIFMD
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing AIFMD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for AIFMD in the City of London

AIFMD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing AIFMD in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for AIFMD in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing AIFMD 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 City of London region with a requirement for AIFMD.

1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 4 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) MiFID
1 4 (100.00%) EMIR
2 3 (75.00%) Back Office
2 3 (75.00%) Investment Management
2 3 (75.00%) Fixed Income
2 3 (75.00%) Equities
3 2 (50.00%) GDPR
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Fund Management

AIFMD
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (75.00%) Back Office
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (75.00%) Asset Management Project Manager
3 2 (50.00%) Asset Management Business Analyst
3 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (50.00%) Regulatory Business Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (25.00%) Senior IT Manager
4 1 (25.00%) Senior IT Project Manager
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Equities
1 3 (75.00%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 4 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Investment Management
3 1 (25.00%) Fund Management
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) EMIR
1 4 (100.00%) MiFID
2 2 (50.00%) GDPR