Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Dodd-Frank skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Dodd-Frank over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 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.

Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act
England > London
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 549 484 414
Rank change year-on-year -65 -70 +58
Contract jobs citing Dodd-Frank 81 118 176
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.28% 0.40%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.33% 2.41% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 85 131
London median daily rate £550 £600 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £363 £425 £413
90th Percentile £709 £723 £688
England median daily rate £550 £600 £575
% change year-on-year -8.33% +4.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £17.00

Dodd-Frank 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 6,083 4,904 5,182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 13.08% 11.67% 11.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,355 3,415 3,497
London median daily rate £488 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.41% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £303 £275 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 69 65
London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.56% +2.27% +15.79%
10th Percentile £12.70 £12.12 £12.00
90th Percentile £57.50 £47.25 £52.00
England median hourly rate £20.60 £23.09 £24.23
% change year-on-year -10.77% -4.72% +21.15%

Dodd-Frank
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Dodd-Frank as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Dodd-Frank in London

Dodd-Frank
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dodd-Frank in London

Dodd-Frank
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dodd-Frank in London over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dodd-Frank in London

Dodd-Frank
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 Dodd-Frank within the London region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. 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 -25 13 £375 -28.57% 1
East London -7 2 £788 +26.00%
Dodd-Frank
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Dodd-Frank 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 Dodd-Frank.

1 75 (92.59%) MiFID
2 69 (85.19%) EMIR
3 49 (60.49%) Banking
4 35 (43.21%) Finance
5 33 (40.74%) Investment Banking
6 21 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (25.93%) Derivative
6 21 (25.93%) Front Office
7 19 (23.46%) SQL
8 16 (19.75%) QA
9 15 (18.52%) Business Analysis
10 14 (17.28%) Java
11 13 (16.05%) XML
11 13 (16.05%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (16.05%) Fixed Income
12 12 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
12 12 (14.81%) Back Office
13 11 (13.58%) Change Management
14 10 (12.35%) Equities
14 10 (12.35%) Market Risk
14 10 (12.35%) OTC Derivatives
15 9 (11.11%) Blockchain
15 9 (11.11%) JSON
15 9 (11.11%) Data Analysis
15 9 (11.11%) Data Modelling
16 8 (9.88%) Murex
16 8 (9.88%) Scrum
16 8 (9.88%) Scenario Testing
16 8 (9.88%) Jenkins
17 7 (8.64%) SDLC

Dodd-Frank
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.23%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (3.70%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.11%) Blockchain
2 6 (7.41%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.17%) Big Data
3 5 (6.17%) DB2
3 5 (6.17%) Hadoop
4 4 (4.94%) Apache Hive
4 4 (4.94%) HBase
5 2 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.47%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.23%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.23%) Impala
6 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (9.88%) Jenkins
2 7 (8.64%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.64%) Hudson
2 7 (8.64%) Maven
3 5 (6.17%) Ant
3 5 (6.17%) Gradle
4 3 (3.70%) JIRA
5 2 (2.47%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.47%) JUnit
5 2 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.47%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.23%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.23%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 49 (60.49%) Banking
2 35 (43.21%) Finance
3 33 (40.74%) Investment Banking
4 21 (25.93%) Front Office
5 12 (14.81%) Back Office
6 3 (3.70%) Financial Institution
6 3 (3.70%) Retail Banking
7 2 (2.47%) Law
8 1 (1.23%) Advertising
8 1 (1.23%) French Language
8 1 (1.23%) International Banking
8 1 (1.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 40 (49.38%) Analyst
2 31 (38.27%) Business Analyst
3 13 (16.05%) MiFID Business Analyst
4 10 (12.35%) Report Analyst
5 9 (11.11%) Developer
5 9 (11.11%) Regulatory Business Analyst
6 8 (9.88%) Architect
6 8 (9.88%) Project Manager
7 7 (8.64%) Java Developer
7 7 (8.64%) QA Leader
7 7 (8.64%) Test Leader
8 5 (6.17%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (6.17%) Test Analyst
9 4 (4.94%) Applications Support
9 4 (4.94%) Coordinator
9 4 (4.94%) QA Analyst
9 4 (4.94%) QA Coordinator
9 4 (4.94%) QA Test Analyst
9 4 (4.94%) Test Coordinator
10 3 (3.70%) Investment Banking Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.05%) XML
2 9 (11.11%) JSON
3 5 (6.17%) Protocol Buffers
3 5 (6.17%) SOAP
3 5 (6.17%) Spring
4 3 (3.70%) .NET
4 3 (3.70%) Web Services
5 2 (2.47%) FpML
5 2 (2.47%) XSD
6 1 (1.23%) Akka
6 1 (1.23%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (1.23%) Kafka
6 1 (1.23%) Murex MxML
6 1 (1.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.93%) Derivative
2 13 (16.05%) Fixed Income
3 10 (12.35%) Equities
3 10 (12.35%) Market Risk
3 10 (12.35%) OTC Derivatives
4 5 (6.17%) Credit Risk
5 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (3.70%) Reference Data
7 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.23%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.23%) PMI
8 1 (1.23%) Replication
8 1 (1.23%) Swaptions
8 1 (1.23%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (18.52%) Business Analysis
3 13 (16.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (13.58%) Change Management
6 9 (11.11%) Data Analysis
6 9 (11.11%) Data Modelling
7 8 (9.88%) Scenario Testing
7 8 (9.88%) Scrum
8 7 (8.64%) Manual Testing
8 7 (8.64%) SDLC
9 6 (7.41%) ETL
9 6 (7.41%) OO
10 5 (6.17%) Domain-Driven Design
10 5 (6.17%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (6.17%) OOA/OOD
10 5 (6.17%) Problem Management
10 5 (6.17%) Refactoring
10 5 (6.17%) Risk Management
10 5 (6.17%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (23.46%) SQL
2 14 (17.28%) Java
3 5 (6.17%) Shell Script
4 4 (4.94%) Bash Shell
4 4 (4.94%) C#
4 4 (4.94%) Python
5 2 (2.47%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.47%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.47%) VBA
6 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.23%) Scala
6 1 (1.23%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (2.47%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (2.47%) Degree
2 1 (1.23%) ISEB
2 1 (1.23%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.23%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.23%) PMP
2 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (92.59%) MiFID
2 69 (85.19%) EMIR
3 16 (19.75%) QA
4 4 (4.94%) GDPR
4 4 (4.94%) Solvency II
5 3 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (2.47%) PMO
7 1 (1.23%) Basel II
7 1 (1.23%) Basel III
7 1 (1.23%) FATCA
System Software
1 4 (4.94%) HDFS
2 1 (1.23%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 6 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.23%) Dollar Universe
2 1 (1.23%) Oozie
Vendors
1 8 (9.88%) Murex
2 5 (6.17%) Perforce
3 4 (4.94%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.70%) Calypso
5 1 (1.23%) EMC