The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for FATCA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FATCA over the 3 months to 29 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.

Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)
UK / England
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 580 578 582
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4  
Contract jobs citing FATCA 14 44 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.032% 0.089% 0.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.28% 0.79% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 37 44
Median daily rate £475 £500 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% -7.01%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £306 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £658 £688
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £475 £400
% change year-on-year -13.47% +18.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

FATCA 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 England with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 4986 5590 5789
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 11.53% 11.34% 11.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3939 4347 4570
Median daily rate £450 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £613 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 211 246 212
Median hourly rate £22.50 £28.00 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.64% +29.93%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.86 £12.10 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.75 £50.92
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £28.00 £21.55
% change year-on-year -14.28% +29.93%  

FATCA
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for FATCA in England

FATCA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FATCA in England

FATCA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing FATCA in England over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for FATCA in England

FATCA
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 FATCA within the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -16 11 £475 -5.00%
South East +10 2 £486 -9.58%
North of England +56 1 - -
Yorkshire +20 1 - -
FATCA
UK

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing FATCA 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 England region with a requirement for FATCA.

1 23 (69.70%) Banking
2 20 (60.61%) Finance
3 17 (51.52%) MiFID
4 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (30.30%) EMIR
5 9 (27.27%) Degree
5 9 (27.27%) SQL
6 8 (24.24%) HTML
6 8 (24.24%) Java
6 8 (24.24%) CSS
6 8 (24.24%) JUnit
6 8 (24.24%) Unix
6 8 (24.24%) Linux
6 8 (24.24%) XML
6 8 (24.24%) Hibernate
6 8 (24.24%) TDD
6 8 (24.24%) Jenkins
6 8 (24.24%) Git (software)
6 8 (24.24%) Mockito
7 7 (21.21%) HTML5
7 7 (21.21%) BDD
7 7 (21.21%) Node.js
7 7 (21.21%) REST
7 7 (21.21%) CSS3
7 7 (21.21%) Gherkin
7 7 (21.21%) Spock
7 7 (21.21%) Solace
7 7 (21.21%) Regulatory Compliance
7 7 (21.21%) Maven
7 7 (21.21%) Investment Banking

FATCA
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 2 (6.06%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.03%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Global One
1 1 (3.03%) Loan IQ
1 1 (3.03%) Temenos Globus
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Internet
2 1 (3.03%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) Redis
2 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.03%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Git (software)
1 8 (24.24%) Jenkins
1 8 (24.24%) JUnit
1 8 (24.24%) Mockito
2 7 (21.21%) JIRA
2 7 (21.21%) Maven
2 7 (21.21%) Spock
2 7 (21.21%) TeamCity
3 5 (15.15%) Gradle
General
1 23 (69.70%) Banking
2 20 (60.61%) Finance
3 7 (21.21%) Investment Banking
4 5 (15.15%) Retail
4 5 (15.15%) Retail Banking
5 3 (9.09%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (6.06%) General Ledger
6 2 (6.06%) Private Banking
7 1 (3.03%) Advertising
7 1 (3.03%) Back Office
7 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
7 1 (3.03%) French Language
7 1 (3.03%) Front Office
7 1 (3.03%) German Language
7 1 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Analyst
2 10 (30.30%) Business Analyst
3 8 (24.24%) Developer
3 8 (24.24%) MiFID Business Analyst
3 8 (24.24%) Project Manager
4 5 (15.15%) Web Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Web Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Finance Business Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Financial Business Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) MiFID Project Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Service Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Test Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Back Office Business Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Compliance Project Manager
8 1 (3.03%) KYC Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Regulatory Compliance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) CSS
1 8 (24.24%) Hibernate
1 8 (24.24%) HTML
1 8 (24.24%) XML
2 7 (21.21%) CSS3
2 7 (21.21%) Gherkin
2 7 (21.21%) HTML5
2 7 (21.21%) JDBC
2 7 (21.21%) JMS
2 7 (21.21%) jQuery
2 7 (21.21%) JSON
2 7 (21.21%) Node.js
2 7 (21.21%) REST
2 7 (21.21%) SOAP
2 7 (21.21%) Web Services
2 7 (21.21%) XSD
2 7 (21.21%) XSLT
3 5 (15.15%) Meteor
4 3 (9.09%) Spring
4 3 (9.09%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (15.15%) User Experience
3 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.06%) Derivative
5 1 (3.03%) Credit Risk
5 1 (3.03%) Equities
5 1 (3.03%) Fixed Income
5 1 (3.03%) Hedge funds
5 1 (3.03%) Market Risk
5 1 (3.03%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Linux
1 8 (24.24%) Unix
2 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (24.24%) TDD
3 7 (21.21%) BDD
3 7 (21.21%) Investment Management
3 7 (21.21%) Refactoring
3 7 (21.21%) Regulatory Compliance
3 7 (21.21%) Scrum
4 6 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 6 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (18.18%) Web Development
5 5 (15.15%) Change Management
5 5 (15.15%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 5 (15.15%) Risk Management
5 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (12.12%) Asset Management
6 4 (12.12%) KYC
6 4 (12.12%) Test Scripting
6 4 (12.12%) Test Strategy
7 3 (9.09%) Data Migration
7 3 (9.09%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) SQL
2 8 (24.24%) Java
3 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
3 7 (21.21%) Korn
3 7 (21.21%) Shell Script
3 7 (21.21%) XPath
4 5 (15.15%) ECMAScript
4 5 (15.15%) ES6
5 4 (12.12%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) ISEB
2 2 (6.06%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (6.06%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (51.52%) MiFID
2 10 (30.30%) EMIR
3 4 (12.12%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (3.03%) AIFMD
4 1 (3.03%) IFRS
4 1 (3.03%) IFRS 9
4 1 (3.03%) PMO
4 1 (3.03%) QA
4 1 (3.03%) Solvency II
4 1 (3.03%) UCITS
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Solace
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) Avaloq
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) Murex
3 1 (3.03%) Wallstreet Suite