The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London with a requirement for MiFID skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MiFID over the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
London / Docklands, London
Rank 13 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing MiFID 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London 6.78% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £600 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £525 £400
% change year-on-year -14.28% +31.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

MiFID is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Docklands, London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 16 10 15
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 27.12% 17.86% 15.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 14
Median daily rate £575 £500 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.00% +12.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £439 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £600 £626
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.90 £41.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -51.46% +41.37%  

MiFID
Job Vacancy Trend in Docklands, London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Docklands, London citing MiFID as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for MiFID in Docklands, London

MiFID
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MiFID in Docklands, London.

Contractor daily rate trend for MiFID in Docklands, London

MiFID
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MiFID 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 Docklands, London region with a requirement for MiFID.

1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Wealth Management
2 2 (50.00%) PMP
2 2 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) PgMP
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (25.00%) Reference Data
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Low Latency
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Market Making
3 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (25.00%) Front Office
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Fixed Income
3 1 (25.00%) Equities
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java

MiFID
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Temenos T24
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (25.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Banking Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 2 (50.00%) IT Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Front Office Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (25.00%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Equities
1 1 (25.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (25.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Wealth Management
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Low Latency
3 1 (25.00%) Market Making
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) PgMP
1 2 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (50.00%) PMP
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner