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 31 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Institution
Rank 123 118 115
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 87 82 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.49% 1.41% 1.68%
As % of the General category 2.81% 2.78% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 68 104
Average daily rate
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£500 £500 £501
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £345 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £633 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -5.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £100.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.91 £9.94 £11.38
% change year-on-year
+60.08% -12.61%
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
3091 2947 4125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 52.79% 50.78% 58.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2399 2213 3096
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 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.19% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 28 75
Average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £20.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% -2.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.69 £11.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.50 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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.

1 169 (100.00%) Finance
2 62 (36.69%) Banking
3 29 (17.16%) Oracle
4 27 (15.98%) SQL
5 26 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 25 (14.79%) Analytical Skills
7 24 (14.20%) Windows
7 24 (14.20%) MS Excel
8 23 (13.61%) SQL Server
9 22 (13.02%) Linux
10 21 (12.43%) UNIX
10 21 (12.43%) Hedge funds
11 19 (11.24%) Project Management
11 19 (11.24%) MS Office
12 18 (10.65%) IBM
13 17 (10.06%) ITIL
13 17 (10.06%) Data Management
13 17 (10.06%) Investment Banking
14 16 (9.47%) Active Directory
15 15 (8.88%) Java
15 15 (8.88%) JavaScript
15 15 (8.88%) Risk Management
16 14 (8.28%) Web Services
16 14 (8.28%) Agile Software Development
17 13 (7.69%) Business Analysis
17 13 (7.69%) Front Office
17 13 (7.69%) Migration
18 12 (7.10%) WAN
19 11 (6.51%) Data Analysis
20 10 (5.92%) Windows 7

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (4.73%) SAS
2 5 (2.96%) WebLogic
2 5 (2.96%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (2.37%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.18%) Apache
4 2 (1.18%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (1.18%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.18%) JBoss
5 1 (0.59%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.59%) CMS
5 1 (0.59%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 24 (14.20%) MS Excel
2 19 (11.24%) MS Office
3 8 (4.73%) MS Project
4 6 (3.55%) MS Visio
5 5 (2.96%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.59%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 9 (5.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.55%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (3.55%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.78%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (1.78%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (1.78%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (1.78%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (1.78%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (1.78%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 2 (1.18%) assyst
5 1 (0.59%) VisionPLUS
5 1 (0.59%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.78%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (1.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.59%) SaaS
2 1 (0.59%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.10%) WAN
2 10 (5.92%) LAN
3 8 (4.73%) Firewall
4 7 (4.14%) DNS
4 7 (4.14%) Internet
5 6 (3.55%) OSPF
5 6 (3.55%) BGP
5 6 (3.55%) EIGRP
5 6 (3.55%) DHCP
5 6 (3.55%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (3.55%) WAAS
5 6 (3.55%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (3.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 6 (3.55%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 4 (2.37%) TCP/IP
6 4 (2.37%) LDAP
6 4 (2.37%) Intranet
7 3 (1.78%) VPN
8 2 (1.18%) ISDN
8 2 (1.18%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (13.61%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (4.73%) UniData
4 7 (4.14%) Relational Database
5 6 (3.55%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.37%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.78%) OLAP
8 3 (1.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.78%) Oracle Exadata
8 3 (1.78%) IBM InfoSphere
9 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.18%) Base SAS
9 2 (1.18%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 2 (1.18%) DB2
9 2 (1.18%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.18%) MS Access
9 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (2.37%) Maven
1 4 (2.37%) JIRA
2 3 (1.78%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.18%) JBehave
3 2 (1.18%) Selenium
3 2 (1.18%) Mockito
4 1 (0.59%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.59%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.59%) FlexUnit
4 1 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.59%) Ant
4 1 (0.59%) JUnit
4 1 (0.59%) VisualAge
4 1 (0.59%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 1 (0.59%) Toad
4 1 (0.59%) ERwin
4 1 (0.59%) Introscope
4 1 (0.59%) Subversion
General
1 169 (100.00%) Finance
2 62 (36.69%) Banking
3 17 (10.06%) Investment Banking
4 13 (7.69%) Front Office
5 5 (2.96%) Retail
5 5 (2.96%) Advertising
6 3 (1.78%) Law
6 3 (1.78%) Legal
6 3 (1.78%) General Ledger
7 2 (1.18%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.18%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (1.18%) Back Office
7 2 (1.18%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.18%) Billing
8 1 (0.59%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (30.77%) Analyst
2 31 (18.34%) Developer
3 20 (11.83%) Business Analyst
4 19 (11.24%) Project Manager
5 15 (8.88%) Architect
6 12 (7.10%) Consultant
7 10 (5.92%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (4.73%) Java Developer
8 8 (4.73%) Analyst Developer
8 8 (4.73%) Pick Developer
9 7 (4.14%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 7 (4.14%) CRM Developer
9 7 (4.14%) IT Project Manager
9 7 (4.14%) Senior Developer
10 6 (3.55%) Support Engineer
10 6 (3.55%) Applications Support
10 6 (3.55%) Network Engineer
11 5 (2.96%) Senior Analyst
11 5 (2.96%) Linux Engineer
11 5 (2.96%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.28%) Web Services
2 10 (5.92%) XML
3 9 (5.33%) .NET
4 8 (4.73%) SOAP
5 7 (4.14%) .NET Framework
5 7 (4.14%) WCF
5 7 (4.14%) LINQ
5 7 (4.14%) Entity Framework
6 5 (2.96%) Spring
6 5 (2.96%) HTML
7 4 (2.37%) FIX Protocol
8 3 (1.78%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (1.78%) JMS
8 3 (1.78%) REST
8 3 (1.78%) HTML5
9 2 (1.18%) jQuery
9 2 (1.18%) JDBC
9 2 (1.18%) EJB
9 2 (1.18%) Middleware
9 2 (1.18%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.79%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (12.43%) Hedge funds
3 10 (5.92%) Data Centre
4 7 (4.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (3.55%) Blackberry
5 6 (3.55%) SWIFT
6 5 (2.96%) Market Risk
6 5 (2.96%) PMI
7 4 (2.37%) Mainframe
7 4 (2.37%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.37%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.37%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.78%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (1.78%) CMDB
8 3 (1.78%) Clustering
8 3 (1.78%) EMC Centera
9 2 (1.18%) Handset
9 2 (1.18%) Contract for Difference
9 2 (1.18%) BYOD
9 2 (1.18%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 24 (14.20%) Windows
2 22 (13.02%) Linux
3 21 (12.43%) UNIX
4 10 (5.92%) Windows 7
5 7 (4.14%) Solaris
5 7 (4.14%) Windows XP
6 5 (2.96%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (2.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.18%) Windows 2000
8 2 (1.18%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (1.18%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (11.24%) Project Management
2 17 (10.06%) ITIL
2 17 (10.06%) Data Management
3 15 (8.88%) Risk Management
4 14 (8.28%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (7.69%) Business Analysis
5 13 (7.69%) Migration
6 11 (6.51%) Data Analysis
7 10 (5.92%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (5.33%) CRM
8 9 (5.33%) Information Security
9 8 (4.73%) Matrix Management
9 8 (4.73%) Change Management
10 6 (3.55%) Configuration Management
10 6 (3.55%) SOA
10 6 (3.55%) ETL
10 6 (3.55%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (3.55%) Load Balancing
10 6 (3.55%) Problem Management
10 6 (3.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (15.98%) SQL
2 15 (8.88%) Java
2 15 (8.88%) JavaScript
3 10 (5.92%) C#
4 9 (5.33%) T-SQL
5 8 (4.73%) VBA
6 7 (4.14%) PowerShell
7 6 (3.55%) C++
7 6 (3.55%) Perl
8 5 (2.96%) Python
9 4 (2.37%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.78%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.78%) Ruby
10 3 (1.78%) C
10 3 (1.78%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.78%) VBScript
11 2 (1.18%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.59%) Groovy
12 1 (0.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (4.14%) CISSP
1 7 (4.14%) CISM
2 6 (3.55%) CCSA
2 6 (3.55%) CCSE
2 6 (3.55%) Degree
3 5 (2.96%) PMI Certification
3 5 (2.96%) CISA
4 4 (2.37%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.37%) CCIE
5 3 (1.78%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.18%) MCSE
7 1 (0.59%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (1.78%) QA
1 3 (1.78%) PCI DSS
1 3 (1.78%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.18%) SLA
2 2 (1.18%) Basel II
3 1 (0.59%) IAS 39
3 1 (0.59%) COBIT
System Software
1 16 (9.47%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.78%) OCFS2
3 3 (1.78%) GlusterFS
3 3 (1.78%) GFS2
3 3 (1.78%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.18%) Squid
5 1 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (2.96%) Control-M
1 5 (2.96%) Puppet
2 4 (2.37%) SCCM
2 4 (2.37%) Tivoli
2 4 (2.37%) NetBackup
2 4 (2.37%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.78%) OpenView
3 3 (1.78%) DameWare
3 3 (1.78%) SCOM
3 3 (1.78%) SELinux
4 2 (1.18%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (0.59%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.59%) WSUS
5 1 (0.59%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 29 (17.16%) Oracle
2 26 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 18 (10.65%) IBM
4 9 (5.33%) HP
4 9 (5.33%) Citrix
4 9 (5.33%) Remedy
5 8 (4.73%) Cisco
6 7 (4.14%) BMC
6 7 (4.14%) CheckPoint
6 7 (4.14%) Reuters
6 7 (4.14%) Bloomberg
7 6 (3.55%) F5
8 5 (2.96%) Red Hat
9 4 (2.37%) Veritas
9 4 (2.37%) Sybase
9 4 (2.37%) Splunk
9 4 (2.37%) VMware
10 3 (1.78%) Metastorm
10 3 (1.78%) OpenText
10 3 (1.78%) ArcSight
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