The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Solvency II skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Solvency II over the 3 months to 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Solvency II
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank - - 106
Contract jobs citing Solvency II 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - - 0.22%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £625 £700 £500
% change year-on-year -10.71% +40.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Solvency II 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 142 186 254
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 10.59% 9.62% 13.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 135 178
Median daily rate £375 £410 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.53% +26.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £259 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £550 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 8
Median hourly rate £18.75 £14.50 £11.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.27% +23.01%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £10.61 £10.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £18.40 £15.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.90 £41.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -51.46% +41.37%  

Solvency II
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Solvency II in West Yorkshire

Solvency II
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Solvency II in West Yorkshire

Solvency II
Top 5 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Solvency II 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 Solvency II.

1 1 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (100.00%) Basel II
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) IFRS

Solvency II
Top Related 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Services Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Basel II
1 1 (100.00%) IFRS
1 1 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley