Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 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
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 827 675 823
Rank change year-on-year -152 +148 -119
Contract jobs citing Dodd-Frank 59 158 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.057% 0.17% 0.074%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.48% 1.41% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 113 59
UK median daily rate £625 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.64% - -4.35%
10th Percentile £401 £463 £325
90th Percentile £750 £675 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £525 £350
% change year-on-year -14.29% +50.00% -30.00%
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 12,341 11,176 12,456
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.93% 11.74% 11.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,890 7,245 7,993
UK median daily rate £450 £440 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +7.98% +1.88%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £225
90th Percentile £638 £625 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +0.63% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 394 371 421
UK median hourly rate £23.25 £20.00 £22.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.25% -9.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £11.53 £11.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £53.45 £52.50 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +18.42% -15.56% +6.41%

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 19 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dodd-Frank in the UK

Dodd-Frank
Top 4 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 19 July 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 -121 55 £625 +13.64% 7
England -139 55 £625 +13.64% 7
UK excluding London -22 4 £450 -14.29%
Scotland -53 4 £450 -14.29%

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 56 (94.92%) EMIR
2 53 (89.83%) MiFID
3 42 (71.19%) Banking
4 26 (44.07%) SQL
5 20 (33.90%) Finance
6 19 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (30.51%) Investment Banking
8 16 (27.12%) Scrum
9 13 (22.03%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (22.03%) Java
9 13 (22.03%) Data Mapping
10 12 (20.34%) Business Analysis
11 11 (18.64%) C#
11 11 (18.64%) .NET
11 11 (18.64%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (18.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 10 (16.95%) Unix
12 10 (16.95%) T-SQL
12 10 (16.95%) VB.NET
12 10 (16.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (16.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (16.95%) Jenkins
13 9 (15.25%) XML
13 9 (15.25%) Front Office
14 8 (13.56%) Asset Management
14 8 (13.56%) Data Analysis
14 8 (13.56%) Maven
14 8 (13.56%) Enterprise Architecture
14 8 (13.56%) JSON
14 8 (13.56%) Git (software)

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 1 (1.69%) Confluence
1 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 10 (16.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (11.86%) DB2
2 7 (11.86%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.39%) Blockchain
3 2 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.69%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.69%) Big Data
4 1 (1.69%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.69%) HBase
Development Applications
1 10 (16.95%) Jenkins
2 8 (13.56%) Git (software)
2 8 (13.56%) Hudson
2 8 (13.56%) Maven
3 7 (11.86%) Ant
3 7 (11.86%) Gradle
4 4 (6.78%) Cucumber
5 3 (5.08%) Selenium
6 2 (3.39%) Concordion
6 2 (3.39%) JBehave
6 2 (3.39%) JIRA
6 2 (3.39%) JUnit
6 2 (3.39%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.69%) Artifactory
7 1 (1.69%) ER Studio
7 1 (1.69%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.69%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.69%) TestNG
7 1 (1.69%) WebDriver
General
1 42 (71.19%) Banking
2 20 (33.90%) Finance
3 18 (30.51%) Investment Banking
4 9 (15.25%) Front Office
5 6 (10.17%) Back Office
6 5 (8.47%) Private Banking
7 3 (5.08%) Legal
8 1 (1.69%) French Language
Job Titles
1 30 (50.85%) Analyst
2 24 (40.68%) Business Analyst
3 19 (32.20%) Developer
4 11 (18.64%) Banking Analyst
5 9 (15.25%) Banking Business Analyst
5 9 (15.25%) Java Developer
6 8 (13.56%) Senior Developer
6 8 (13.56%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (11.86%) FX Business Analyst
7 7 (11.86%) Investment Banking Java Developer
7 7 (11.86%) MiFID Business Analyst
7 7 (11.86%) Project Manager
7 7 (11.86%) Senior Investment Banking Java Developer
8 6 (10.17%) Business IT Analyst
8 6 (10.17%) Business Manager
8 6 (10.17%) Business Project Manager
8 6 (10.17%) IT Analyst
8 6 (10.17%) IT Business Analyst
8 6 (10.17%) Project Analyst
9 5 (8.47%) MiFID Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.64%) .NET
2 9 (15.25%) XML
3 8 (13.56%) JSON
4 7 (11.86%) Protocol Buffers
4 7 (11.86%) SOAP
4 7 (11.86%) Spring
5 3 (5.08%) FpML
6 2 (3.39%) Flash
7 1 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.47%) Derivative
3 3 (5.08%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.39%) Equities
4 2 (3.39%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (1.69%) ASIC
5 1 (1.69%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (1.69%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.69%) DTCC
5 1 (1.69%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.69%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.69%) Robotics
5 1 (1.69%) Synthetic Equity
5 1 (1.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.95%) Unix
2 2 (3.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (27.12%) Scrum
3 13 (22.03%) Data Mapping
3 13 (22.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (20.34%) Business Analysis
5 11 (18.64%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (13.56%) Asset Management
6 8 (13.56%) Data Analysis
6 8 (13.56%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (11.86%) Domain-Driven Design
7 7 (11.86%) Microservices
7 7 (11.86%) OO
7 7 (11.86%) OOA/OOD
7 7 (11.86%) Refactoring
8 6 (10.17%) User Stories
9 5 (8.47%) Data Modelling
9 5 (8.47%) E-Commerce
9 5 (8.47%) Investment Management
9 5 (8.47%) Wealth Management
10 4 (6.78%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 26 (44.07%) SQL
2 13 (22.03%) Java
3 11 (18.64%) C#
4 10 (16.95%) T-SQL
4 10 (16.95%) VB.NET
5 7 (11.86%) Shell Script
6 4 (6.78%) Python
7 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.69%) C
7 1 (1.69%) Java 8
7 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (5.08%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.69%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.69%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (1.69%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (94.92%) EMIR
2 53 (89.83%) MiFID
3 6 (10.17%) QA
4 5 (8.47%) AIFMD
5 1 (1.69%) FATCA
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Dollar Universe
1 1 (1.69%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 7 (11.86%) Perforce
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle
3 1 (1.69%) GoldenSource
3 1 (1.69%) Murex
3 1 (1.69%) Sonatype
3 1 (1.69%) Wallstreet Suite