The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Corporate Banking in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Corporate Banking over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Corporate Banking
Rank 190 182 202
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +20
Contract jobs citing Corporate Banking 13 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.31% 0.25%
As % of the General category 0.45% 0.61% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 14
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£475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £425 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £600 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £250 £400
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -37.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

General Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2885 2944 4243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 53.24% 50.61% 58.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2246 2179 3158
Average daily rate £500 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £638 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 28 65
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -7.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.14 £11.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £31.02 £52.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -

Corporate Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Corporate Banking across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Corporate Banking Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Corporate Banking
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Corporate Banking across the City of London region.

Corporate Banking Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Corporate Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Corporate Banking across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Corporate Banking Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Corporate Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Corporate Banking across the City of London region.

Corporate Banking Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Corporate Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Corporate Banking also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Corporate Banking.

1 21 (100.00%) Banking
2 16 (76.19%) Finance
3 7 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
4 5 (23.81%) Java
4 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (23.81%) Retail
4 5 (23.81%) Investment Banking
5 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (19.05%) Retail Banking
5 4 (19.05%) C#
5 4 (19.05%) .NET
5 4 (19.05%) Windows
5 4 (19.05%) Multithreading
6 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Performance Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Workflow
6 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
6 3 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (14.29%) Front Office
7 2 (9.52%) Project Management
7 2 (9.52%) Change Management
7 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (9.52%) TIBCO
7 2 (9.52%) Middleware
7 2 (9.52%) HP
7 2 (9.52%) Linux
7 2 (9.52%) OO
7 2 (9.52%) Swing

Corporate Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Corporate Banking also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Corporate Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
1 1 (4.76%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (9.52%) QlikView
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.76%) Big Data
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
2 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.76%) SoapUI
2 1 (4.76%) SpecFlow
2 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.76%) Maven
2 1 (4.76%) Selenium
General
1 21 (100.00%) Banking
2 16 (76.19%) Finance
3 5 (23.81%) Retail
3 5 (23.81%) Investment Banking
4 4 (19.05%) Retail Banking
5 3 (14.29%) Front Office
6 1 (4.76%) Back Office
6 1 (4.76%) Advertising
6 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Data Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) C++ Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Test Architect
6 1 (4.76%) CRM Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior SQL Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Change Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Business Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Business Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Business Change Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
2 2 (9.52%) Web Services
2 2 (9.52%) Swing
2 2 (9.52%) Middleware
2 2 (9.52%) WCF
2 2 (9.52%) jQuery
2 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC 2
3 1 (4.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Fixed Income
2 2 (9.52%) Statistics
2 2 (9.52%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.76%) SWIFT
3 1 (4.76%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) Multithreading
3 3 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
3 3 (14.29%) Workflow
3 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Integration Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (9.52%) Web Development
4 2 (9.52%) Data Architecture
4 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
4 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Analytics
4 2 (9.52%) OO
4 2 (9.52%) TDD
4 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) Java
3 4 (19.05%) C#
4 2 (9.52%) C++
4 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
4 2 (9.52%) VBA
5 1 (4.76%) Python
5 1 (4.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) PMP
1 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
1 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) MiFID
1 1 (4.76%) EMIR
1 1 (4.76%) AIFMD
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) HP
2 2 (9.52%) TIBCO
2 2 (9.52%) Tableau
2 2 (9.52%) Alteryx
2 2 (9.52%) Talarian
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Teradata
3 1 (4.76%) Actimize