Period
to 23 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for CRD IV skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CRD IV over the 6 months to 23 February 2020 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.

Capital Requirements Directive IV (CDR 4)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 686 847 849
Rank change year-on-year +161 +2 -22
Contract jobs citing CRD IV 4 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.007% 0.007% 0.009%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.066% 0.062% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 7
England median daily rate £575 £440 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.68% -21.78% +2.27%
10th Percentile £518 £432 £476
90th Percentile £638 £445 £655
UK median daily rate £575 £440 £563
% change year-on-year +30.68% -21.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

CRD IV 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 England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 6,093 9,729 11,929
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 9.99% 10.81% 12.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,785 6,158 7,823
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £238 £256 £263
90th Percentile £638 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £440
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 267 330 316
England median hourly rate £25.60 £21.32 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.08% +1.50% -2.33%
10th Percentile £12.70 £10.98 £11.43
90th Percentile £53.30 £48.75 £57.50
UK median hourly rate £25.05 £21.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +19.27% -2.33% -

CRD IV
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing CRD IV as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for CRD IV in England

CRD IV
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CRD IV in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for CRD IV in England

CRD IV
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CRD IV in England over the 6 months to 23 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CRD IV in England

CRD IV
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CRD IV within the England region over the 6 months to 23 February 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +138 4 £575 - 1
CRD IV
UK

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing CRD IV 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 England region with a requirement for CRD IV.

1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Credit Risk
2 3 (75.00%) Basel III
3 2 (50.00%) Basel II
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) COREP
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Project Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Stress Testing
4 1 (25.00%) FINREP
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Collateral Management
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Thinking
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (25.00%) HFM
4 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (25.00%) Wholesale Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (25.00%) SAS
4 1 (25.00%) Hyperion

CRD IV
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 1 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) HFM
General
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Services Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Report Manager
3 1 (25.00%) SAS Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Project Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Thinking
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Collateral Management
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) Basel III
2 2 (50.00%) Basel II
2 2 (50.00%) COREP
3 1 (25.00%) FINREP
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Hyperion