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 3 months to 28 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.

Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 547 615 557
Rank change year-on-year +68 -58  
Contract jobs citing Dodd-Frank 63 36 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.067% 0.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.15% 0.58% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 31 75
Median daily rate £544 £550 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.13% -6.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £324 £485
10% offered a daily rate of more than £688 £638 £713
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £350 -
% change year-on-year +50.00% -  
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 with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 5495 6228 6328
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 11.67% 11.56% 11.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4302 4784 4911
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £631 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 268 231
Median hourly rate £25.06 £28.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.50% +27.27%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.15 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.75 £51.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £21.55
% change year-on-year -10.71% +29.93%  

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dodd-Frank in the UK

Dodd-Frank
Top 5 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 3 months to 28 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
England +57 56 £550 - 13
London +33 55 £550 - 13
UK excluding London +43 8 £525 +50.00% 4
Scotland - 7 £525 - 4
South East - 1 £525 -

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 with a requirement for Dodd-Frank.

1 142 (83.04%) MiFID
2 136 (79.53%) EMIR
3 121 (70.76%) Banking
4 83 (48.54%) Finance
5 71 (41.52%) Agile Software Development
6 61 (35.67%) SQL
7 56 (32.75%) Scrum
8 45 (26.32%) Java
9 41 (23.98%) XML
9 41 (23.98%) Stakeholder Management
10 40 (23.39%) Derivative
11 37 (21.64%) Unix
12 34 (19.88%) DB2
12 34 (19.88%) Shell Script
12 34 (19.88%) Relational Database
13 33 (19.30%) Jenkins
14 32 (18.71%) JSON
15 31 (18.13%) Business Analysis
15 31 (18.13%) Git (software)
15 31 (18.13%) Maven
16 30 (17.54%) Spring
17 29 (16.96%) OO
18 28 (16.37%) SOAP
18 28 (16.37%) Ant
18 28 (16.37%) OOA/OOD
18 28 (16.37%) Perforce
18 28 (16.37%) Hudson
18 28 (16.37%) Gradle
18 28 (16.37%) Microservices
19 27 (15.79%) OTC Derivatives

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 4 (2.34%) Apache
1 4 (2.34%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (7.02%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (4.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (3.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (2.92%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.75%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.17%) Bloomberg TOMS
1 2 (1.17%) Eagle PACE
1 2 (1.17%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.58%) Global One
2 1 (0.58%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (19.88%) DB2
1 34 (19.88%) Relational Database
2 13 (7.60%) SQL Server
3 8 (4.68%) Big Data
4 4 (2.34%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.75%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.17%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.17%) HBase
6 2 (1.17%) MemSQL
7 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.58%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.58%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 33 (19.30%) Jenkins
2 31 (18.13%) Git (software)
2 31 (18.13%) Maven
3 28 (16.37%) Ant
3 28 (16.37%) Gradle
3 28 (16.37%) Hudson
4 15 (8.77%) JUnit
5 12 (7.02%) Concordion
5 12 (7.02%) Cucumber
5 12 (7.02%) JBehave
5 12 (7.02%) JIRA
5 12 (7.02%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (6.43%) Selenium
7 7 (4.09%) Visual Studio
8 5 (2.92%) FitNesse
9 3 (1.75%) Mockito
9 3 (1.75%) SpecFlow
9 3 (1.75%) Subversion
9 3 (1.75%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.58%) MSBuild
General
1 121 (70.76%) Banking
2 83 (48.54%) Finance
3 26 (15.20%) Front Office
4 24 (14.04%) Investment Banking
5 16 (9.36%) Legal
6 11 (6.43%) Back Office
7 9 (5.26%) Private Banking
8 5 (2.92%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.17%) Advertising
9 2 (1.17%) International Banking
9 2 (1.17%) Retail
10 1 (0.58%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.58%) French Language
10 1 (0.58%) Marketing
10 1 (0.58%) Prime Brokerage
10 1 (0.58%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 89 (52.05%) Analyst
2 70 (40.94%) Business Analyst
3 34 (19.88%) Developer
3 34 (19.88%) Java Developer
4 31 (18.13%) MiFID Business Analyst
5 24 (14.04%) Project Manager
6 21 (12.28%) Regulatory Business Analyst
7 14 (8.19%) IT Analyst
8 12 (7.02%) Banking Analyst
8 12 (7.02%) Senior Analyst
9 11 (6.43%) Business IT Analyst
9 11 (6.43%) Senior Developer
9 11 (6.43%) Senior Java Developer
10 10 (5.85%) Banking Business Analyst
10 10 (5.85%) Derivatives Business Analyst
10 10 (5.85%) Regulatory Reporting Business Analyst
10 10 (5.85%) Report Analyst
10 10 (5.85%) Risk Analyst
11 9 (5.26%) IT Business Analyst
11 9 (5.26%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (23.98%) XML
2 32 (18.71%) JSON
3 30 (17.54%) Spring
4 28 (16.37%) SOAP
5 20 (11.70%) Protocol Buffers
6 13 (7.60%) FpML
7 6 (3.51%) Kafka
8 4 (2.34%) AngularJS
8 4 (2.34%) Web Services
9 3 (1.75%) CSS
9 3 (1.75%) HTML
9 3 (1.75%) HTML5
9 3 (1.75%) Node.js
9 3 (1.75%) React
9 3 (1.75%) RxJS
10 2 (1.17%) FIX Protocol
10 2 (1.17%) J2EE
11 1 (0.58%) .NET
11 1 (0.58%) Hibernate
11 1 (0.58%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 40 (23.39%) Derivative
2 27 (15.79%) OTC Derivatives
3 16 (9.36%) Fixed Income
4 15 (8.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 14 (8.19%) Credit Risk
6 13 (7.60%) Equities
6 13 (7.60%) Market Risk
7 4 (2.34%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.34%) PMI
7 4 (2.34%) Reference Data
8 3 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.75%) Fintech
9 2 (1.17%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.17%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 2 (1.17%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (1.17%) Swaptions
10 1 (0.58%) Contract for Difference
10 1 (0.58%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (0.58%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.58%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 37 (21.64%) Unix
2 3 (1.75%) Windows
3 2 (1.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (41.52%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (32.75%) Scrum
3 41 (23.98%) Stakeholder Management
4 31 (18.13%) Business Analysis
5 29 (16.96%) OO
6 28 (16.37%) Microservices
6 28 (16.37%) OOA/OOD
7 27 (15.79%) Domain-Driven Design
8 22 (12.87%) Test Automation
9 21 (12.28%) Change Management
10 20 (11.70%) Enterprise Architecture
11 19 (11.11%) SDLC
12 18 (10.53%) Data Analysis
13 17 (9.94%) Collateral Management
14 16 (9.36%) Risk Management
15 15 (8.77%) Anti-Money Laundering
15 15 (8.77%) Refactoring
16 13 (7.60%) TDD
17 12 (7.02%) Credit Risk Management
17 12 (7.02%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 61 (35.67%) SQL
2 45 (26.32%) Java
3 34 (19.88%) Shell Script
4 5 (2.92%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.58%) C
5 1 (0.58%) C#
5 1 (0.58%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.58%) Python
5 1 (0.58%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (6.43%) Degree
2 5 (2.92%) ISEB
3 4 (2.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.34%) Master's Degree
3 4 (2.34%) PMI Certification
3 4 (2.34%) PMP
4 2 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 142 (83.04%) MiFID
2 136 (79.53%) EMIR
3 6 (3.51%) AIFMD
3 6 (3.51%) QA
4 5 (2.92%) FATCA
5 4 (2.34%) Solvency II
6 3 (1.75%) SEPA
7 2 (1.17%) CRD IV
7 2 (1.17%) Data Quality
7 2 (1.17%) IFRS
7 2 (1.17%) IFRS 9
8 1 (0.58%) Basel II
8 1 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.58%) UCITS
System Software
1 12 (7.02%) Docker
2 2 (1.17%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (2.92%) Dollar Universe
2 3 (1.75%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 28 (16.37%) Perforce
2 17 (9.94%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.17%) Bloomberg
3 2 (1.17%) Murex
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle
4 1 (0.58%) Twitter
4 1 (0.58%) Wallstreet Suite
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