Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 868 795 798
Rank change year-on-year -73 +3 -90
Contract jobs citing Dodd-Frank 35 101 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.034% 0.098% 0.087%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.31% 0.77% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 63 65
UK median daily rate £613 £550 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.36% -8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £513 £363 £455
90th Percentile £750 £783 £711
UK excluding London median daily rate - £550 -
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 11,140 13,053 11,698
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 10.69% 12.72% 11.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,057 8,575 7,619
UK median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +4.94%
10th Percentile £250 £256 £225
90th Percentile £625 £638 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.27% +1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 385 361 413
UK median hourly rate £20.08 £20.60 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.55% -8.44% -
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £50.00 £45.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £21.65 £25.00
% change year-on-year -11.06% -13.42% +11.11%

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 16 December 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 16 December 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 -41 35 £613 +8.89% 7
England -63 35 £613 +11.36% 8

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 35 (100.00%) MiFID
2 27 (77.14%) EMIR
3 24 (68.57%) Banking
4 16 (45.71%) Finance
5 11 (31.43%) Data Mapping
6 10 (28.57%) SQL
7 9 (25.71%) T-SQL
7 9 (25.71%) VB.NET
7 9 (25.71%) .NET
7 9 (25.71%) C#
7 9 (25.71%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (25.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (25.71%) Investment Banking
7 9 (25.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (25.71%) GDPR
8 8 (22.86%) Office 365
8 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 7 (20.00%) Skype
10 6 (17.14%) Verint
10 6 (17.14%) Proofpoint
11 5 (14.29%) Front Office
11 5 (14.29%) BT
11 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (14.29%) Business Analysis
11 5 (14.29%) Speakerbus
11 5 (14.29%) Skype for Business
12 4 (11.43%) Hedge funds
12 4 (11.43%) Derivative
12 4 (11.43%) Wealth Management

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 5 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 9 (25.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (8.57%) RDBMS
2 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.71%) Big Data
3 2 (5.71%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.86%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.86%) HBase
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Cucumber
1 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
1 3 (8.57%) Jenkins
1 3 (8.57%) Maven
1 3 (8.57%) Subversion
2 2 (5.71%) ER Studio
3 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 24 (68.57%) Banking
2 16 (45.71%) Finance
3 9 (25.71%) Investment Banking
4 5 (14.29%) Front Office
5 4 (11.43%) Financial Institution
6 3 (8.57%) Private Banking
7 2 (5.71%) Back Office
7 2 (5.71%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Developer
2 7 (20.00%) Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Business Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Compliance Specialist
3 6 (17.14%) Project Manager
4 5 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (8.57%) Banking Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Banking Business Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Investment Banking Java Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Java Developer
5 3 (8.57%) MiFID Business Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Banking Project Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Business Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Business Project Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Investment Banking Project Manager
6 2 (5.71%) MiFID Project Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Regulatory Business Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) .NET
2 3 (8.57%) Apache Camel
2 3 (8.57%) JMS
2 3 (8.57%) REST
2 3 (8.57%) SOAP
2 3 (8.57%) Spring
2 3 (8.57%) Spring Integration
2 3 (8.57%) Web Services
3 2 (5.71%) JSON
3 2 (5.71%) XML
4 1 (2.86%) COM
4 1 (2.86%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Derivative
1 4 (11.43%) Hedge funds
1 4 (11.43%) OTC Derivatives
2 3 (8.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (5.71%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) ASIC
4 1 (2.86%) Equities
4 1 (2.86%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.86%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Data Mapping
2 9 (25.71%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (11.43%) Asset Management
5 4 (11.43%) Project Management
5 4 (11.43%) Wealth Management
6 3 (8.57%) Agile Testing
6 3 (8.57%) Data Analysis
6 3 (8.57%) Multithreading
6 3 (8.57%) OO
6 3 (8.57%) OOD
6 3 (8.57%) TDD
7 2 (5.71%) Collateral Management
7 2 (5.71%) Data Modelling
7 2 (5.71%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (5.71%) Project Planning
7 2 (5.71%) Regulatory Compliance
7 2 (5.71%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) SQL
2 9 (25.71%) C#
2 9 (25.71%) T-SQL
2 9 (25.71%) VB.NET
3 3 (8.57%) Java
3 3 (8.57%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (2.86%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (100.00%) MiFID
2 27 (77.14%) EMIR
3 9 (25.71%) GDPR
4 3 (8.57%) AIFMD
5 2 (5.71%) QA
6 1 (2.86%) FATCA
6 1 (2.86%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) HDFS
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) Proofpoint
2 6 (17.14%) Verint
3 5 (14.29%) BT
3 5 (14.29%) Speakerbus
4 3 (8.57%) MuleSoft
4 3 (8.57%) Oracle
5 1 (2.86%) Murex