The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act
UK / Scotland
Rank 103 126 119
Rank change year-on-year +23 -7  
Contract jobs citing Dodd-Frank 4 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.23% 0.039% 0.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.01% 0.29% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £340 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -15.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £340 £400
% change year-on-year +61.76% -15.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Dodd-Frank 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 Scotland with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 199 349 356
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 11.35% 13.57% 12.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 182 214
Median daily rate £331 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £184 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 6
Median hourly rate £22.75 £13.50 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.51% -60.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.55 £9.18 £20.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.95 £22.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.45 £41.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year -52.56% +57.69%  

Dodd-Frank
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Dodd-Frank as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for Dodd-Frank in Scotland

Dodd-Frank
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dodd-Frank in Scotland

Dodd-Frank
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Glasgow - 4 - -
Dodd-Frank
UK

Dodd-Frank
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Dodd-Frank.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) DB2
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (80.00%) EMIR
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) Hudson
2 4 (80.00%) Gradle
2 4 (80.00%) Protocol Buffers
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) Maven
2 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (80.00%) JSON
2 4 (80.00%) MiFID
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (80.00%) Perforce
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) OOA/OOD
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) Ant
2 4 (80.00%) SOAP
2 4 (80.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Refactoring
3 3 (60.00%) Domain-Driven Design

Dodd-Frank
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) DB2
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Ant
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) Gradle
1 4 (80.00%) Hudson
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (80.00%) Maven
2 1 (20.00%) JUnit
General
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Scala Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) JSON
2 4 (80.00%) Protocol Buffers
2 4 (80.00%) SOAP
2 4 (80.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) OOA/OOD
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (60.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 3 (60.00%) Microservices
3 3 (60.00%) Refactoring
4 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) Scala
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) EMIR
1 4 (80.00%) MiFID
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Perforce
2 1 (20.00%) Sybase