Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 22 October 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
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 849 763 832
Rank change year-on-year -86 +69 -150
Contract jobs citing Dodd-Frank 34 115 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.033% 0.12% 0.071%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.30% 0.94% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 75 56
UK median daily rate £700 £550 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £425 £363 £406
90th Percentile £763 £695 £709
UK excluding London median daily rate - £550 £350
% change year-on-year - +57.14% -36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 11,226 12,270 12,081
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 10.87% 12.35% 11.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,102 8,047 7,801
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +5.42% +3.75%
10th Percentile £250 £256 £225
90th Percentile £625 £630 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 402 361 445
UK median hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £22.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.80% -12.42% +5.96%
10th Percentile £11.12 £10.59 £10.50
90th Percentile £49.88 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.88 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +9.40% -20.00% +16.01%

Dodd-Frank
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Dodd-Frank in the UK

Dodd-Frank
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dodd-Frank in the UK

Dodd-Frank
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dodd-Frank over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dodd-Frank in the UK

Dodd-Frank
Top 2 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 22 October 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
London -74 34 £700 +27.27% 6
England -81 34 £700 +27.27% 6

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Dodd-Frank also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for Dodd-Frank.

1 32 (94.12%) MiFID
2 30 (88.24%) EMIR
3 20 (58.82%) Banking
4 14 (41.18%) SQL
5 11 (32.35%) Finance
5 11 (32.35%) Data Mapping
6 10 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (29.41%) T-SQL
6 10 (29.41%) VB.NET
6 10 (29.41%) .NET
6 10 (29.41%) C#
7 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (17.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 6 (17.65%) Business Analysis
9 5 (14.71%) Investment Banking
9 5 (14.71%) QA
9 5 (14.71%) Scrum
9 5 (14.71%) Front Office
10 4 (11.76%) Back Office
10 4 (11.76%) Asset Management
10 4 (11.76%) Wealth Management
10 4 (11.76%) Derivative
10 4 (11.76%) GDPR
10 4 (11.76%) OTC Derivatives
11 3 (8.82%) AIFMD
11 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (8.82%) SDLC

Dodd-Frank
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 3 (8.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 10 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.94%) Apache Hive
2 1 (2.94%) Big Data
2 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.94%) HBase
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Cucumber
1 3 (8.82%) Selenium
2 2 (5.88%) Concordion
2 2 (5.88%) JBehave
2 2 (5.88%) JIRA
3 1 (2.94%) ER Studio
3 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.94%) JUnit
3 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.94%) TestNG
3 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (58.82%) Banking
2 11 (32.35%) Finance
3 5 (14.71%) Front Office
3 5 (14.71%) Investment Banking
4 4 (11.76%) Back Office
5 3 (8.82%) Private Banking
6 2 (5.88%) Legal
7 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Analyst
2 10 (29.41%) Developer
3 9 (26.47%) Business Analyst
4 8 (23.53%) Project Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Banking Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Banking Business Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Business Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Business Project Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Compliance Specialist
5 3 (8.82%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Investment Banking Project Manager
5 3 (8.82%) MiFID Business Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Project Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Test Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Banking Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Derivatives Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Electronic Trading Business Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) FX Business Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) .NET
2 3 (8.82%) FpML
3 1 (2.94%) COM
3 1 (2.94%) JSON
3 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (11.76%) Derivative
2 4 (11.76%) OTC Derivatives
3 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) ASIC
4 1 (2.94%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (2.94%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.94%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.94%) Market Risk
4 1 (2.94%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Linux
1 2 (5.88%) Unix
2 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Data Mapping
2 10 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (17.65%) Business Analysis
4 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (14.71%) Scrum
6 4 (11.76%) Asset Management
6 4 (11.76%) Wealth Management
7 3 (8.82%) Change Control
7 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.82%) Data Analysis
7 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.82%) Electronic Trading
7 3 (8.82%) Low Latency
7 3 (8.82%) SDLC
7 3 (8.82%) Test Automation
8 2 (5.88%) Data Modelling
8 2 (5.88%) Project Management
8 2 (5.88%) TDD
8 2 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) SQL
2 10 (29.41%) C#
2 10 (29.41%) T-SQL
2 10 (29.41%) VB.NET
3 3 (8.82%) Java
4 2 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
1 1 (2.94%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 1 (2.94%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (94.12%) MiFID
2 30 (88.24%) EMIR
3 5 (14.71%) QA
4 4 (11.76%) GDPR
5 3 (8.82%) AIFMD
6 1 (2.94%) FATCA
6 1 (2.94%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) HDFS
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Proofpoint
2 2 (5.88%) Verint
3 1 (2.94%) BT
3 1 (2.94%) GoldenSource
3 1 (2.94%) Murex
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) Speakerbus