Period
to 12 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Reinsurance in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Reinsurance over the 6 months to 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Reinsurance
Central London > City of London
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 199 213 220
Rank change year-on-year +14 +7 +5
Contract jobs citing Reinsurance 56 43 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.79% 0.60% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.90% 1.40% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 30 22
City of London median daily rate £500 £625 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +29.53% -1.03%
10th Percentile £415 £406 £406
90th Percentile £538 £725 £549
Central London median daily rate £500 £625 £483
% change year-on-year -20.00% +29.53% -1.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Reinsurance is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,943 3,082 2,648
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 41.26% 42.76% 40.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,276 2,412 2,036
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.53% -
10th Percentile £282 £319 £313
90th Percentile £713 £725 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £475
% change year-on-year - +10.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 36 31
City of London median hourly rate £19.25 £23.49 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.06% +23.64% -2.56%
10th Percentile £13.31 £13.16 £12.89
90th Percentile £33.00 £33.81 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £19.38 £22.02 £18.45
% change year-on-year -11.99% +19.32% -5.38%

Reinsurance
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Reinsurance in the City of London

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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 Reinsurance in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Reinsurance in the City of London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Reinsurance in the City of London over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Reinsurance in the City of London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Reinsurance in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Reinsurance in the City of London

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Reinsurance 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 Reinsurance.

1 35 (62.50%) SQL
2 22 (39.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (32.14%) Finance
4 17 (30.36%) VBA
5 13 (23.21%) .NET
5 13 (23.21%) C#
5 13 (23.21%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (23.21%) Analytics
6 12 (21.43%) Capital Modelling
7 11 (19.64%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (17.86%) WPF
8 10 (17.86%) Entity Framework
8 10 (17.86%) .NET Framework
9 9 (16.07%) Windows
10 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
10 8 (14.29%) Risk Management
10 8 (14.29%) Migration
11 7 (12.50%) C
11 7 (12.50%) Regression Testing
11 7 (12.50%) Document Management
11 7 (12.50%) ITIL
11 7 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
11 7 (12.50%) Office 365
12 6 (10.71%) Windows 10
12 6 (10.71%) T-SQL
13 5 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (8.93%) Retail
13 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Reinsurance
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 2 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (3.57%) IIS
1 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.79%) Appian
2 1 (1.79%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (1.79%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (39.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (5.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.50%) Office 365
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.79%) AWS Fargate
4 1 (1.79%) IaaS
4 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) Ethernet
1 2 (3.57%) Firewall
1 2 (3.57%) LAN
1 2 (3.57%) MPLS
1 2 (3.57%) VPN
1 2 (3.57%) WAN
1 2 (3.57%) WLAN
2 1 (1.79%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (8.93%) MS Access
3 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (3.57%) QlikView
5 1 (1.79%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.79%) Power BI
5 1 (1.79%) PowerCenter
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.79%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Eclipse
1 2 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (3.57%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.79%) ERwin
2 1 (1.79%) JIRA
2 1 (1.79%) PowerDesigner
2 1 (1.79%) Toad
General
1 18 (32.14%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Retail
3 2 (3.57%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (41.07%) Developer
2 21 (37.50%) Analyst
3 13 (23.21%) .NET Developer
4 9 (16.07%) Actuarial Developer
5 7 (12.50%) Applications Support
5 7 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
5 7 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 7 (12.50%) Systems Support
5 7 (12.50%) Systems Support Analyst
6 6 (10.71%) Help Desk Analyst
6 6 (10.71%) Help Desk Support
6 6 (10.71%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 6 (10.71%) SQL Developer
7 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (5.36%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (5.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (5.36%) C# Developer
7 3 (5.36%) C# VB.NET Developer
7 3 (5.36%) VB.NET Developer
7 3 (5.36%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.21%) .NET
2 10 (17.86%) .NET Framework
2 10 (17.86%) Entity Framework
2 10 (17.86%) WPF
3 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET
3 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (3.57%) Web Services
5 1 (1.79%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.79%) JSON
5 1 (1.79%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.57%) Clustering
1 2 (3.57%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.07%) Windows
2 6 (10.71%) Windows 10
3 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.79%) Android
4 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.21%) Analytics
1 13 (23.21%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (21.43%) Capital Modelling
3 11 (19.64%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (14.29%) Migration
4 8 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 7 (12.50%) Document Management
5 7 (12.50%) ITIL
5 7 (12.50%) Regression Testing
6 5 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (7.14%) ETL
7 4 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
7 4 (7.14%) PRINCE2
8 3 (5.36%) Business Analysis
8 3 (5.36%) Scrum
8 3 (5.36%) SDLC
8 3 (5.36%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.57%) IT Governance
9 2 (3.57%) Mathematics
9 2 (3.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 35 (62.50%) SQL
2 17 (30.36%) VBA
3 13 (23.21%) C#
4 7 (12.50%) C
5 6 (10.71%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.36%) VB
6 3 (5.36%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.57%) MATLAB
7 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.57%) Python
7 2 (3.57%) R
8 1 (1.79%) Java
8 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.79%) ACCA
3 1 (1.79%) CIMA
3 1 (1.79%) ISEB
3 1 (1.79%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (1.79%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.36%) Pega
3 2 (3.57%) Cisco
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle
3 2 (3.57%) Polycom
3 2 (3.57%) RedGate
3 2 (3.57%) VMware
4 1 (1.79%) Cognos
4 1 (1.79%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.79%) Nintex
4 1 (1.79%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.79%) SAP
4 1 (1.79%) Tableau