The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Financial Institution 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 Financial Institution over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Institution
Rank 110 120 108
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 89 98 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.62% 1.56% 1.67%
As % of the General category 3.09% 2.93% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 81 84
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£475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £601 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £340 £375
% change year-on-year
+24.26% -9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £13.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -34.14%
Financial Institution
London

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
2876 3341 3567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 52.49% 53.25% 56.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2234 2502 2713
Average daily rate £475 £485 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.06% +2.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £292 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 46 47
Average hourly rate £19.72 £21.75 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.35% +11.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £11.55 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £47.50 £39.51
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.04 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-0.15% -5.50%

Financial Institution
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Financial Institution Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Financial Institution
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 Financial Institution across the City of London region.

Financial Institution Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Financial Institution
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Financial Institution across the City of London region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Financial Institution Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Financial Institution
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 Financial Institution across the City of London region.

Financial Institution Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Financial Institution 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 Financial Institution.

1 183 (100.00%) Finance
2 66 (36.07%) Banking
3 33 (18.03%) Windows
3 33 (18.03%) Linux
4 29 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (15.30%) Hedge funds
6 26 (14.21%) MS Excel
6 26 (14.21%) UNIX
7 23 (12.57%) Oracle
7 23 (12.57%) Microsoft
8 22 (12.02%) SQL
8 22 (12.02%) ITIL
9 21 (11.48%) MS Office
9 21 (11.48%) IBM
10 20 (10.93%) Investment Banking
11 18 (9.84%) SWIFT
11 18 (9.84%) Project Management
12 17 (9.29%) Java
12 17 (9.29%) Front Office
13 16 (8.74%) Waterfall
14 15 (8.20%) Business Analysis
14 15 (8.20%) WebSphere
14 15 (8.20%) Windows 7
14 15 (8.20%) Web Services
14 15 (8.20%) Active Directory
15 14 (7.65%) .NET
15 14 (7.65%) Migration
15 14 (7.65%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (7.65%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (7.65%) Data Analysis

Financial Institution
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Financial Institution 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 Financial Institution. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (8.20%) WebSphere
2 9 (4.92%) WebLogic
3 8 (4.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (3.83%) CMS
4 7 (3.83%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.28%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (3.28%) FileNet
6 4 (2.19%) SAS
6 4 (2.19%) WebSphere Process Server
7 3 (1.64%) JBoss
8 2 (1.09%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.55%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.55%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.55%) Drupal
9 1 (0.55%) WordPress
9 1 (0.55%) Lync
9 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.55%) Node.js
9 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 26 (14.21%) MS Excel
2 21 (11.48%) MS Office
3 8 (4.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.73%) MS Project
5 2 (1.09%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.09%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.55%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 9 (4.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (3.83%) assyst
2 7 (3.83%) Oracle Cash Management
3 6 (3.28%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (2.73%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (1.64%) RMDS
6 1 (0.55%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.73%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (2.73%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.55%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.55%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.01%) Internet
2 7 (3.83%) Wireless
2 7 (3.83%) VPN
3 6 (3.28%) TCP/IP
3 6 (3.28%) Firewall
4 4 (2.19%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (2.19%) LAN
4 4 (2.19%) WAN
4 4 (2.19%) DHCP
4 4 (2.19%) LDAP
4 4 (2.19%) DNS
4 4 (2.19%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (1.64%) OSPF
5 3 (1.64%) BGP
5 3 (1.64%) EIGRP
5 3 (1.64%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (1.64%) WAAS
5 3 (1.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (1.64%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (1.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.01%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.37%) UniData
3 6 (3.28%) Oracle Exadata
3 6 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.64%) RDBMS
4 3 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.64%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.64%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (1.09%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 2 (1.09%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.09%) Base SAS
5 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.09%) DB2
5 2 (1.09%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.09%) SQL Navigator
6 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.55%) DataStage
6 1 (0.55%) QualityStage
6 1 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (3.28%) JIRA
2 3 (1.64%) Maven
2 3 (1.64%) Selenium
2 3 (1.64%) Mockito
2 3 (1.64%) JBehave
3 2 (1.09%) Ant
4 1 (0.55%) Introscope
4 1 (0.55%) NetBeans
4 1 (0.55%) Subversion
4 1 (0.55%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.55%) ERwin
4 1 (0.55%) Toad
4 1 (0.55%) JUnit
4 1 (0.55%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (0.55%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.55%) FlexUnit
4 1 (0.55%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.55%) Appium
General
1 183 (100.00%) Finance
2 66 (36.07%) Banking
3 20 (10.93%) Investment Banking
4 17 (9.29%) Front Office
5 9 (4.92%) Retail
6 6 (3.28%) Retail Banking
6 6 (3.28%) Back Office
7 5 (2.73%) Advertising
8 2 (1.09%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (1.09%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.09%) Law
8 2 (1.09%) Legal
9 1 (0.55%) Publishing
9 1 (0.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 80 (43.72%) Analyst
2 31 (16.94%) Developer
3 14 (7.65%) Business Analyst
4 12 (6.56%) Data Analyst
4 12 (6.56%) Architect
5 11 (6.01%) Project Manager
6 8 (4.37%) Pick Developer
6 8 (4.37%) Operations Analyst
6 8 (4.37%) Security Analyst
6 8 (4.37%) Analyst Developer
6 8 (4.37%) Service Analyst
6 8 (4.37%) Consultant
6 8 (4.37%) Systems Analyst
7 7 (3.83%) Administrator
7 7 (3.83%) Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (3.28%) CRM Developer
8 6 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 6 (3.28%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (3.28%) Support Engineer
8 6 (3.28%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.20%) Web Services
2 14 (7.65%) .NET
3 11 (6.01%) Middleware
4 9 (4.92%) WebSphere MQ
5 7 (3.83%) HTML
5 7 (3.83%) XML
5 7 (3.83%) SOAP
5 7 (3.83%) FIX Protocol
6 6 (3.28%) Entity Framework
6 6 (3.28%) WCF
6 6 (3.28%) LINQ
6 6 (3.28%) .NET Framework
7 5 (2.73%) HTML5
8 3 (1.64%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (1.64%) REST
8 3 (1.64%) WebCenter
9 2 (1.09%) Grails
9 2 (1.09%) Java EE
9 2 (1.09%) CSS
9 2 (1.09%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (15.30%) Hedge funds
3 18 (9.84%) SWIFT
4 11 (6.01%) Blackberry
5 9 (4.92%) Reference Data
6 7 (3.83%) Management Information System
6 7 (3.83%) Handset
7 6 (3.28%) Clustering
8 4 (2.19%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.64%) EMC Centera
9 3 (1.64%) PMI
9 3 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.64%) CMDB
9 3 (1.64%) Market Risk
9 3 (1.64%) Data Integration
10 2 (1.09%) User Experience
10 2 (1.09%) iPad
10 2 (1.09%) Data Extraction
10 2 (1.09%) Graphic Design
10 2 (1.09%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 33 (18.03%) Windows
1 33 (18.03%) Linux
2 26 (14.21%) UNIX
3 15 (8.20%) Windows 7
4 11 (6.01%) Windows XP
5 9 (4.92%) Solaris
6 7 (3.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.09%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.55%) Android
9 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (12.02%) ITIL
2 18 (9.84%) Project Management
3 16 (8.74%) Waterfall
4 15 (8.20%) Business Analysis
5 14 (7.65%) Migration
5 14 (7.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (7.65%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (7.65%) Data Analysis
6 13 (7.10%) Data Management
6 13 (7.10%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (6.56%) Cash Management
7 12 (6.56%) Incident Management
8 11 (6.01%) Data Modelling
9 10 (5.46%) CRM
9 10 (5.46%) Risk Management
10 9 (4.92%) Configuration Management
10 9 (4.92%) SOA
10 9 (4.92%) Data Migration
11 8 (4.37%) SIEM
11 8 (4.37%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (12.02%) SQL
2 17 (9.29%) Java
3 12 (6.56%) JavaScript
4 9 (4.92%) C#
5 8 (4.37%) C++
6 7 (3.83%) Python
7 6 (3.28%) Bash Shell
7 6 (3.28%) PowerShell
7 6 (3.28%) Ruby
7 6 (3.28%) T-SQL
7 6 (3.28%) Perl
8 5 (2.73%) Shell Script
8 5 (2.73%) VBA
9 3 (1.64%) VBScript
9 3 (1.64%) C
10 2 (1.09%) Groovy
11 1 (0.55%) XQuery
11 1 (0.55%) VB
11 1 (0.55%) Scala
11 1 (0.55%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (5.46%) CISSP
1 10 (5.46%) CISM
2 7 (3.83%) Degree
3 4 (2.19%) CISMP
3 4 (2.19%) PMI Certification
3 4 (2.19%) IBM Certification
3 4 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.19%) CISA
4 3 (1.64%) CCSA
4 3 (1.64%) CCSE
4 3 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.09%) CBAP
5 2 (1.09%) MCSE
5 2 (1.09%) ISEB
6 1 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.55%) PMP
6 1 (0.55%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.92%) Data Quality
2 7 (3.83%) SLA
3 3 (1.64%) QA
3 3 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.55%) Basel II
4 1 (0.55%) PMBOK
System Software
1 15 (8.20%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.28%) OCFS2
3 6 (3.28%) GlusterFS
3 6 (3.28%) GFS2
3 6 (3.28%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.09%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.55%) NFS
5 1 (0.55%) XenApp
5 1 (0.55%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (3.28%) Puppet
2 5 (2.73%) SELinux
3 4 (2.19%) Tivoli
3 4 (2.19%) Control-M
3 4 (2.19%) NetBackup
3 4 (2.19%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.64%) OpenView
4 3 (1.64%) SCCM
4 3 (1.64%) ITRS Geneos
5 2 (1.09%) SCOM
5 2 (1.09%) DameWare
6 1 (0.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 23 (12.57%) Oracle
1 23 (12.57%) Microsoft
2 21 (11.48%) IBM
3 12 (6.56%) Remedy
4 10 (5.46%) Citrix
5 9 (4.92%) VMware
6 8 (4.37%) Reuters
6 8 (4.37%) Bloomberg
6 8 (4.37%) Altiris
7 6 (3.28%) WorldPay
7 6 (3.28%) HP
7 6 (3.28%) BMC
7 6 (3.28%) Kofax
8 5 (2.73%) Cisco
9 4 (2.19%) MobileIron
9 4 (2.19%) CheckPoint
9 4 (2.19%) Veritas
9 4 (2.19%) EMC
10 3 (1.64%) McAfee
10 3 (1.64%) Sybase
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Claremont Consulting Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Thebes IT
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: 6 days ago
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Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Rate: £10 - £11.50 per hour
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 26 days ago