Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Regulatory Compliance skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Regulatory Compliance over the 6 months to 21 September 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.

Regulatory Compliance
UK
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 751 657 743
Rank change year-on-year -94 +86 +8
Contract jobs citing Regulatory Compliance 137 202 158
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.24% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 118 111
UK median daily rate £460 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.16% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £315 £356 £300
90th Percentile £691 £653 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £425 £475
% change year-on-year -5.29% -10.53% +13.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
UK median hourly rate £20.50 £34.38 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.36% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £34.38 -
% change year-on-year -40.36% - -

Regulatory Compliance is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 88,563 84,563 91,514
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 86.20% 85.59% 85.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 58,464 55,705 60,520
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +5.59%
10th Percentile £300 £278 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,448 2,088 2,384
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £23.75 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.59% +3.26% +4.55%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £23.49 £23.50
% change year-on-year -14.86% -0.04% +6.82%

Regulatory Compliance
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Regulatory Compliance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Regulatory Compliance in the UK

Regulatory Compliance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Regulatory Compliance in the UK

Regulatory Compliance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Regulatory Compliance over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Regulatory Compliance in the UK

Regulatory Compliance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Regulatory Compliance.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Regulatory Compliance in the UK

Regulatory Compliance
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Regulatory Compliance within the UK over the 6 months to 21 September 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
England -81 123 £500 +5.26% 48
London -39 68 £613 +12.90% 22
UK excluding London -53 68 £403 -5.29% 30
North of England -20 17 £400 - 4
South East -16 16 £500 - 6
Scotland -29 12 £381 -18.23% 2
South West -18 11 £395 +7.48% 5
Yorkshire -13 10 £395 -1.25% 1
Midlands -13 9 £438 +16.67% 3
North West -15 7 £415 -2.35% 3
East Midlands +14 5 £463 - 1
West Midlands -24 4 £438 +16.67% 2
Wales -27 3 £400 +6.67% 3
East of England -9 1 - - 7

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Regulatory Compliance 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 Regulatory Compliance.

1 64 (46.72%) Finance
2 34 (24.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (20.44%) Banking
3 28 (20.44%) GDPR
4 26 (18.98%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (16.79%) Information Security
5 23 (16.79%) Data Protection
6 21 (15.33%) Project Management
6 21 (15.33%) Analytics
7 19 (13.87%) Business Analysis
8 16 (11.68%) Risk Management
8 16 (11.68%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (11.68%) QA
9 15 (10.95%) Degree
9 15 (10.95%) Python
10 14 (10.22%) Machine Learning
11 13 (9.49%) Cybersecurity
11 13 (9.49%) Data Security
12 12 (8.76%) Legal
12 12 (8.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 12 (8.76%) Data Privacy
12 12 (8.76%) Decision-Making
13 11 (8.03%) Problem-Solving
13 11 (8.03%) Data Quality
13 11 (8.03%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (7.30%) CISSP
14 10 (7.30%) Git (software)
14 10 (7.30%) Test Automation
14 10 (7.30%) Mentoring
15 9 (6.57%) Big Data

Regulatory Compliance
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 (3.65%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (2.19%) Confluence
2 3 (2.19%) IIS
2 3 (2.19%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.46%) SAS
4 1 (0.73%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.73%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (2.19%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (2.19%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.73%) SAP GRC
1 1 (0.73%) SAP S/4HANA
1 1 (0.73%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.65%) npm
1 5 (3.65%) Yarn
2 2 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.73%) Force.com
3 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.73%) SaaS
3 1 (0.73%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.46%) DNS
1 2 (1.46%) Firewall
1 2 (1.46%) Internet
1 2 (1.46%) SMS
1 2 (1.46%) Wireless
2 1 (0.73%) Intranet
2 1 (0.73%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (0.73%) LAN
2 1 (0.73%) Network Security
2 1 (0.73%) SMTP
2 1 (0.73%) SSL
2 1 (0.73%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.57%) Big Data
1 9 (6.57%) Hadoop
1 9 (6.57%) NoSQL
2 8 (5.84%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (5.84%) HBase
2 8 (5.84%) MongoDB
2 8 (5.84%) Sqoop
3 5 (3.65%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.92%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.46%) DTS
5 2 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.73%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.73%) Impala
6 1 (0.73%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 10 (7.30%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.65%) Babel
2 5 (3.65%) webpack
3 4 (2.92%) JIRA
4 2 (1.46%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.73%) ER Studio
5 1 (0.73%) ERwin
5 1 (0.73%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.73%) Protractor
5 1 (0.73%) Selenium
5 1 (0.73%) Subversion
5 1 (0.73%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.73%) Visual Studio
General
1 64 (46.72%) Finance
2 28 (20.44%) Banking
3 12 (8.76%) Legal
4 6 (4.38%) Investment Banking
4 6 (4.38%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.65%) Retail
6 4 (2.92%) Marketing
6 4 (2.92%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (2.19%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.19%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.46%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.73%) Back Office
9 1 (0.73%) Billing
9 1 (0.73%) Electronics
9 1 (0.73%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.73%) Front Office
9 1 (0.73%) Law
9 1 (0.73%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (23.36%) Analyst
2 21 (15.33%) Business Analyst
3 18 (13.14%) Project Manager
4 11 (8.03%) Architect
5 8 (5.84%) Data Scientist
6 7 (5.11%) Banking Analyst
6 7 (5.11%) Banking Business Analyst
7 6 (4.38%) Consultant
8 5 (3.65%) Data Analyst
8 5 (3.65%) Data Protection Officer
8 5 (3.65%) Security Consultant
9 4 (2.92%) Developer
9 4 (2.92%) Information Manager
9 4 (2.92%) IT Manager
9 4 (2.92%) IT Project Manager
9 4 (2.92%) Quality Engineer
9 4 (2.92%) Risk Manager
9 4 (2.92%) Security Manager
9 4 (2.92%) Test Manager
10 3 (2.19%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.84%) Kafka
1 8 (5.84%) Natural Language Processing
2 7 (5.11%) RESTful
3 5 (3.65%) DOM
3 5 (3.65%) React
3 5 (3.65%) Redux
4 3 (2.19%) HTML
4 3 (2.19%) Velocity
5 2 (1.46%) .NET
5 2 (1.46%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.46%) CSS
5 2 (1.46%) CSS3
5 2 (1.46%) HTML5
5 2 (1.46%) JSON
5 2 (1.46%) LESS
5 2 (1.46%) Sass
5 2 (1.46%) Vue.js
6 1 (0.73%) Middleware
6 1 (0.73%) Web Services
6 1 (0.73%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.98%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.84%) Algorithms
2 8 (5.84%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.11%) Derivative
4 6 (4.38%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (3.65%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (3.65%) OTC Derivatives
6 3 (2.19%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.19%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.46%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.46%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.46%) Fintech
7 2 (1.46%) Freedom of Information
7 2 (1.46%) Freedom of Information Act
7 2 (1.46%) NHS
7 2 (1.46%) Robotics
7 2 (1.46%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.73%) Blog
8 1 (0.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.73%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.57%) Windows
2 2 (1.46%) Linux
2 2 (1.46%) Unix
3 1 (0.73%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (24.82%) Stakeholder Management
2 23 (16.79%) Data Protection
2 23 (16.79%) Information Security
3 21 (15.33%) Analytics
3 21 (15.33%) Project Management
4 19 (13.87%) Business Analysis
5 16 (11.68%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (11.68%) Risk Management
6 14 (10.22%) Machine Learning
7 13 (9.49%) Cybersecurity
7 13 (9.49%) Data Security
8 12 (8.76%) Data Privacy
8 12 (8.76%) Decision-Making
9 11 (8.03%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (8.03%) Problem-Solving
10 10 (7.30%) Mentoring
10 10 (7.30%) Test Automation
11 9 (6.57%) Data Ingestion
11 9 (6.57%) Statistics
12 8 (5.84%) Convolutional Neural Network
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.95%) Python
2 9 (6.57%) R
3 8 (5.84%) JavaScript
3 8 (5.84%) MATLAB
3 8 (5.84%) SQL
4 2 (1.46%) C#
4 2 (1.46%) Perl
5 1 (0.73%) C
5 1 (0.73%) PHP
5 1 (0.73%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.73%) TypeScript
5 1 (0.73%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (10.95%) Degree
2 10 (7.30%) CISSP
3 8 (5.84%) PhD
4 7 (5.11%) CISM
5 3 (2.19%) CISA
5 3 (2.19%) IISP
5 3 (2.19%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.19%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 2 (1.46%) ACCA
6 2 (1.46%) CIMA
6 2 (1.46%) ISEB
6 2 (1.46%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 2 (1.46%) SSCP
7 1 (0.73%) CCA
7 1 (0.73%) CRISC
7 1 (0.73%) GIAC
7 1 (0.73%) HNC
7 1 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.73%) QiCA
7 1 (0.73%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (20.44%) GDPR
2 16 (11.68%) QA
3 12 (8.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (8.03%) Data Quality
5 9 (6.57%) PCI DSS
6 6 (4.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (3.65%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 5 (3.65%) PSD2
8 3 (2.19%) PMO
9 2 (1.46%) GMP
9 2 (1.46%) MiFID
10 1 (0.73%) COBIT
10 1 (0.73%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.73%) EMIR
10 1 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 1 (0.73%) SAS 70
10 1 (0.73%) SEPA
10 1 (0.73%) SLA
10 1 (0.73%) Solvency II
System Software
1 8 (5.84%) Apache Flume
2 6 (4.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.73%) Docker
3 1 (0.73%) HDFS
3 1 (0.73%) KVM
3 1 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.73%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (1.46%) SCOM
2 1 (0.73%) Ansible
2 1 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.73%) Puppet
2 1 (0.73%) SCOrch
2 1 (0.73%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (5.84%) Hortonworks
2 6 (4.38%) SAP
3 4 (2.92%) CA
3 4 (2.92%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.19%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.46%) Blue Prism
5 2 (1.46%) Oracle
6 1 (0.73%) Adobe
6 1 (0.73%) Amdocs
6 1 (0.73%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (0.73%) CyberArk
6 1 (0.73%) Dell
6 1 (0.73%) Fidessa
6 1 (0.73%) IDERA
6 1 (0.73%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.73%) Manugistics
6 1 (0.73%) Pega
6 1 (0.73%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.73%) Splunk
6 1 (0.73%) VMware