The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Solvency II skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Solvency II over the 3 months to 26 June 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.

Solvency II
England / East of England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 129 146
Contract jobs citing Solvency II 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England - 0.040% 0.033%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.37% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £325 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +52.94%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £433 £456 £465
% change year-on-year -5.20% -1.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Solvency II 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 the East of England with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 299 269 313
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 12.85% 10.76% 10.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 150 188
Median daily rate £420 £413 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.81% +23.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £169 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 33 26
Median hourly rate £22.50 £31.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.41% -17.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £9.80 £23.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £46.06 £44.26
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -10.71% +24.44%  

Solvency II
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Solvency II as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for Solvency II in the East of England

Solvency II
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Solvency II in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Solvency II in the East of England