The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for FATCA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FATCA over the 3 months to 23 April 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.

Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 114 115
Contract jobs citing FATCA 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - 0.049% 0.050%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.52% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £255 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -46.31%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £449 £325 £373
% change year-on-year +38.00% -12.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

FATCA 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 advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 138 191 274
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 10.08% 9.44% 13.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 133 196
Median daily rate £400 £410 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +24.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £262 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +1.26% +5.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 7
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.25 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.66% +8.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.34 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £15.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £33.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -27.27% +13.79%  

FATCA
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing FATCA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for FATCA in West Yorkshire

FATCA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing FATCA in West Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for FATCA in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing FATCA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for FATCA.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) JDBC
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Mockito
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (100.00%) Gradle
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins

FATCA
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Gradle
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Mockito
1 1 (100.00%) Spock
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) JDBC
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Solace