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 27 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.

Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act
UK
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 476 587 562
Rank change year-on-year +111 -25  
Contract jobs citing Dodd-Frank 107 53 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.100% 0.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.05% 0.89% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 32 53
Median daily rate £575 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £338 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £648 £690
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 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 5230 5941 6415
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 11.64% 11.16% 11.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 3446 3773 3889
Median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £585 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 200 181
Median hourly rate £19.90 £38.75 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.64% +33.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £61.00 £52.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.90 £41.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -51.46% +41.37%  

Dodd-Frank
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 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 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dodd-Frank in the UK

Dodd-Frank
Top 9 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 27 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
England +99 102 £575 +4.54% 7
London +83 101 £575 +4.54% 7
City of London +11 19 £519 -15.30% 5
Scotland +25 4 - -
Glasgow - 4 - -
Canary Wharf -2 2 £600 -
Chester - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -

Dodd-Frank
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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 with a requirement for Dodd-Frank.

1 140 (83.33%) EMIR
2 132 (78.57%) MiFID
3 106 (63.10%) Banking
4 86 (51.19%) Finance
5 63 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 50 (29.76%) Scrum
7 47 (27.98%) Java
8 46 (27.38%) SQL
9 39 (23.21%) Stakeholder Management
10 35 (20.83%) Microservices
11 33 (19.64%) Relational Database
11 33 (19.64%) Front Office
11 33 (19.64%) DB2
11 33 (19.64%) Derivative
12 32 (19.05%) Investment Banking
12 32 (19.05%) Unix
13 30 (17.86%) XML
13 30 (17.86%) Jenkins
14 29 (17.26%) Shell Script
14 29 (17.26%) Domain-Driven Design
15 28 (16.67%) Spring
16 27 (16.07%) Maven
16 27 (16.07%) JSON
16 27 (16.07%) Git (software)
16 27 (16.07%) OO
17 26 (15.48%) Business Analysis
17 26 (15.48%) Gradle
18 23 (13.69%) Hudson
18 23 (13.69%) OOA/OOD
18 23 (13.69%) SOAP

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:

Applications
1 6 (3.57%) MS Office
2 4 (2.38%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Global One
1 1 (0.60%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (19.64%) DB2
1 33 (19.64%) Relational Database
2 10 (5.95%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.79%) Big Data
4 2 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.60%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.60%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.60%) Hazelcast
5 1 (0.60%) HBase
5 1 (0.60%) Neo4j
5 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 30 (17.86%) Jenkins
2 27 (16.07%) Git (software)
2 27 (16.07%) Maven
3 26 (15.48%) Gradle
4 23 (13.69%) Ant
4 23 (13.69%) Hudson
5 20 (11.90%) Concordion
5 20 (11.90%) Cucumber
5 20 (11.90%) JBehave
6 15 (8.93%) JUnit
7 11 (6.55%) Selenium
8 10 (5.95%) FitNesse
9 8 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (4.17%) JIRA
10 7 (4.17%) TeamCity
11 6 (3.57%) TestComplete
12 4 (2.38%) Subversion
12 4 (2.38%) Visual Studio
13 3 (1.79%) Mockito
14 1 (0.60%) MSBuild
General
1 106 (63.10%) Banking
2 86 (51.19%) Finance
3 33 (19.64%) Front Office
4 32 (19.05%) Investment Banking
5 18 (10.71%) Back Office
6 5 (2.98%) Legal
7 3 (1.79%) Private Banking
8 2 (1.19%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.19%) International Banking
8 2 (1.19%) Retail
9 1 (0.60%) Advertising
9 1 (0.60%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.60%) Marketing
9 1 (0.60%) Prime Brokerage
9 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 79 (47.02%) Analyst
2 67 (39.88%) Business Analyst
3 39 (23.21%) MiFID Business Analyst
4 36 (21.43%) Developer
5 35 (20.83%) Java Developer
6 26 (15.48%) Project Manager
7 19 (11.31%) Regulatory Business Analyst
8 15 (8.93%) IT Analyst
8 15 (8.93%) Senior Analyst
8 15 (8.93%) Senior Business Analyst
9 13 (7.74%) Senior Developer
9 13 (7.74%) Senior Java Developer
10 12 (7.14%) Business IT Analyst
11 11 (6.55%) IT Business Analyst
12 10 (5.95%) Risk Analyst
13 9 (5.36%) MiFID Project Manager
13 9 (5.36%) Report Manager
14 8 (4.76%) Credit Analyst
14 8 (4.76%) Credit Risk Analyst
14 8 (4.76%) Derivatives Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (17.86%) XML
2 28 (16.67%) Spring
3 27 (16.07%) JSON
4 23 (13.69%) SOAP
5 15 (8.93%) Protocol Buffers
6 4 (2.38%) AngularJS
6 4 (2.38%) Web Services
7 3 (1.79%) CSS
7 3 (1.79%) Guice
7 3 (1.79%) HTML
7 3 (1.79%) HTML5
7 3 (1.79%) Lambda Expressions
7 3 (1.79%) Node.js
7 3 (1.79%) React
7 3 (1.79%) REST
7 3 (1.79%) RxJS
8 2 (1.19%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (1.19%) FpML
9 1 (0.60%) jQuery
9 1 (0.60%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (19.64%) Derivative
2 18 (10.71%) Equities
3 16 (9.52%) Fixed Income
4 13 (7.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 13 (7.74%) OTC Derivatives
5 11 (6.55%) Credit Risk
5 11 (6.55%) Market Risk
6 8 (4.76%) Reference Data
7 5 (2.98%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.98%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 5 (2.98%) Swaptions
8 3 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.79%) Equity Derivative
8 3 (1.79%) Fintech
9 1 (0.60%) Contract for Difference
9 1 (0.60%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 32 (19.05%) Unix
2 2 (1.19%) Linux
3 1 (0.60%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (29.76%) Scrum
3 39 (23.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 35 (20.83%) Microservices
5 29 (17.26%) Domain-Driven Design
6 27 (16.07%) OO
7 26 (15.48%) Business Analysis
8 23 (13.69%) OOA/OOD
9 22 (13.10%) Change Management
10 21 (12.50%) SDLC
11 15 (8.93%) Enterprise Architecture
12 14 (8.33%) Refactoring
13 13 (7.74%) Anti-Money Laundering
13 13 (7.74%) User Acceptance Testing
14 12 (7.14%) Automated Testing
14 12 (7.14%) TDD
15 11 (6.55%) Client Onboarding
15 11 (6.55%) Collateral Management
15 11 (6.55%) Project Management
15 11 (6.55%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (27.98%) Java
2 46 (27.38%) SQL
3 29 (17.26%) Shell Script
4 4 (2.38%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.19%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.19%) Scala
5 2 (1.19%) VBA
6 1 (0.60%) C
6 1 (0.60%) C#
6 1 (0.60%) C++
6 1 (0.60%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.60%) Perl
6 1 (0.60%) Python
6 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (4.17%) Degree
2 6 (3.57%) ISEB
3 2 (1.19%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.60%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.60%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 140 (83.33%) EMIR
2 132 (78.57%) MiFID
3 15 (8.93%) FATCA
4 7 (4.17%) AIFMD
5 6 (3.57%) QA
6 3 (1.79%) SEPA
7 2 (1.19%) CRD IV
7 2 (1.19%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.60%) Basel II
8 1 (0.60%) Basel III
8 1 (0.60%) IFRS
8 1 (0.60%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 20 (11.90%) Docker
2 1 (0.60%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (2.38%) Dollar Universe
2 3 (1.79%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 23 (13.69%) Perforce
2 10 (5.95%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.38%) GoldenSource
4 2 (1.19%) Murex
4 2 (1.19%) Oracle
5 1 (0.60%) Bloomberg
5 1 (0.60%) Sybase
5 1 (0.60%) Twitter
5 1 (0.60%) Wallstreet Suite
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + 6 month term initailly
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Cititec
Posted: 6 days ago