Period
to 21 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for ISO 20022 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ISO 20022 over the 6 months to 21 April 2018 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.

ISO 20022
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 250 235 222
Rank change year-on-year -15 -13 +66
Contract jobs citing ISO 20022 5 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.071% 0.016% 0.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.59% 0.12% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
City of London median daily rate £550 £625 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.00% +19.05% +3.70%
10th Percentile £470 £613 £398
90th Percentile £565 £638 £538
Central London median daily rate £550 £625 £525
% change year-on-year -12.00% +19.05% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

ISO 20022 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 846 827 725
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 12.01% 13.47% 11.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 614 614 532
City of London median daily rate £500 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £325 £319 £276
90th Percentile £679 £675 £638
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 11
City of London median hourly rate £15.25 £13.75 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.91% -56.35% +80.00%
10th Percentile £14.78 £13.50 £20.00
90th Percentile £66.50 £17.18 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year +10.71% -55.56% +85.29%

ISO 20022
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing ISO 20022 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for ISO 20022 in the City of London

ISO 20022
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 ISO 20022 in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for ISO 20022 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ISO 20022 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for ISO 20022.

1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) PSD2
3 3 (60.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 3 (60.00%) Sequence Diagram
3 3 (60.00%) Confluence
3 3 (60.00%) User Stories
3 3 (60.00%) JIRA
3 3 (60.00%) Microservices
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Use Case
4 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (40.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) iPad
5 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (20.00%) BDD
5 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
5 1 (20.00%) JBehave
5 1 (20.00%) Selenium
5 1 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (20.00%) API Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Swagger
5 1 (20.00%) GDPR
5 1 (20.00%) Programme Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) Monetization
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (20.00%) Data Privacy

ISO 20022
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) Confluence
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (20.00%) JBehave
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Business Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Project Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Payments Tester
3 1 (20.00%) SOA Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) Swagger
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) WSDL
2 1 (20.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Solaris
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 3 (60.00%) Microservices
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Sequence Diagram
2 3 (60.00%) Use Case
2 3 (60.00%) User Stories
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Monetization
4 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) SOA
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Groovy
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) PSD2
2 1 (20.00%) GDPR
2 1 (20.00%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle