The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 23 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 / Scotland
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 - 127
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing FATCA 6 0 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.28% - 0.39%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.07% - 2.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 12
Median daily rate £365 - £368
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 - £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £500 £400
% change year-on-year -17.80% +25.00%  
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 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 290 462 433
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 13.38% 15.73% 14.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 253 223
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £116 £208 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 3
Median hourly rate £25.00 £19.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.20% -2.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £15.30 £18.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £19.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £28.25 £24.75
% change year-on-year -11.50% +14.14%  

FATCA
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for FATCA in Scotland

FATCA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FATCA in Scotland

FATCA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing FATCA in Scotland over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for FATCA in Scotland

FATCA
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 FATCA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 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
Edinburgh - 5 £375 - 2
Glasgow - 1 £275 -
FATCA
UK

For the 6 months to 23 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 Scotland region with a requirement for FATCA.

1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) MiFID
2 4 (57.14%) EMIR
2 4 (57.14%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 3 (42.86%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
5 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
5 1 (14.29%) GDPR
5 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
5 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
5 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
5 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Line Management
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) KYC
5 1 (14.29%) Retail
5 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 1 (14.29%) Back Office
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 1 (14.29%) Basel II

FATCA
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Back Office
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) MiFID Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Regulatory Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 3 (42.86%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) KYC
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) EMIR
1 4 (57.14%) MiFID
2 1 (14.29%) Basel II
2 1 (14.29%) GDPR
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