Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 24 November 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.

Capital Requirements Directive IV (CDR 4)
England > London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 621 608 582
Rank change year-on-year -13 -26 +19
Contract jobs citing CRD IV 8 12 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.017% 0.027% 0.066%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.13% 0.24% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 24
London median daily rate £581 £600 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £518 £514 £401
90th Percentile £665 £750 £634
England median daily rate £581 £600 £550
% change year-on-year -3.13% +9.09% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England 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 London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 6140 5103 5556
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 13.04% 11.31% 11.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4402 3585 3854
London median daily rate £480 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.78% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £260
90th Percentile £675 £647 £625
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 67 66
London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £21.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -7.39% +13.66%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.21 £13.50
90th Percentile £57.50 £58.63 £70.63
England median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% +2.27% +12.82%

CRD IV
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for CRD IV in London

CRD IV
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CRD IV in London

CRD IV
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CRD IV in London over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CRD IV in London

CRD IV
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Central London - 1 £500 -
CRD IV
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CRD IV 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 London region with a requirement for CRD IV.

1 7 (87.50%) Finance
1 7 (87.50%) Basel III
2 6 (75.00%) Banking
3 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (50.00%) Project Management
4 4 (50.00%) Investment Banking
4 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (37.50%) Migration
5 3 (37.50%) Stress Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Credit Risk
6 2 (25.00%) IT Strategy
6 2 (25.00%) COREP
6 2 (25.00%) Regulatory Compliance
6 2 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (25.00%) Market Risk
6 2 (25.00%) JIRA
6 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (25.00%) Basel II
6 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
7 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
7 1 (12.50%) PMI
7 1 (12.50%) PMP
7 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
7 1 (12.50%) CAD
7 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2

CRD IV
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) Banking
3 4 (50.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (12.50%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Project Manager
2 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Finance Manager
3 3 (37.50%) Finance Project Manager
4 2 (25.00%) Report Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Business Finance Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Change Project Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Finance Business Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Programme Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Project Change Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Regulatory Business Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Regulatory Reporting Business Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Treasury Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Credit Risk
2 2 (25.00%) Market Risk
3 1 (12.50%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Migration
3 3 (37.50%) Stress Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) IT Strategy
4 2 (25.00%) Regulatory Compliance
4 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) CAD
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) Credit Risk Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) Data Lineage
5 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
1 1 (12.50%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) Basel III
2 2 (25.00%) Basel II
2 2 (25.00%) COREP
3 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
3 1 (12.50%) FINREP
3 1 (12.50%) IFRS
3 1 (12.50%) IFRS 9
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle