Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 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.

Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 179 178 192
Rank change year-on-year -1 +14 +2
Contract jobs citing Dodd-Frank 5 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.10% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.70% 1.06% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Scotland median daily rate - - £500
UK median daily rate £550 £600 £575
% change year-on-year -8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK 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 Scotland with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 714 564 818
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 14.34% 12.88% 13.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 322 408
Scotland median daily rate £375 £360 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +5.88% -9.33%
10th Percentile £171 £153 £181
90th Percentile £550 £494 £488
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +2.94% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 23 14
Scotland median hourly rate £18.63 £25.00 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.50% -25.93% +77.63%
10th Percentile £13.00 £16.25 £16.80
90th Percentile £45.05 £40.50 £42.63
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £22.84 £22.50
% change year-on-year -12.42% +1.49% +15.38%

Dodd-Frank
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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 6 months to 18 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
Glasgow -6 5 - -
Dodd-Frank
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
1 4 (80.00%) MiFID
1 4 (80.00%) EMIR
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) Software Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) Big Data
2 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (60.00%) Mobile Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Business Process Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Sybase
3 2 (40.00%) DB2
3 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Scala
4 1 (20.00%) Hudson
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) Gradle
4 1 (20.00%) Protocol Buffers
4 1 (20.00%) Jenkins

Dodd-Frank
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Big Data
2 2 (40.00%) DB2
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Ant
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Gradle
1 1 (20.00%) Hudson
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) JUnit
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
General
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Regulatory Business Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Regulatory Reporting Business Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Report Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Scala Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Scala Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) J2SE
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) Protocol Buffers
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Derivative
2 1 (20.00%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Business Process Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) GAP Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (60.00%) Software Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
1 2 (40.00%) Scala
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) EMIR
1 4 (80.00%) MiFID
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Sybase
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Perforce