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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Institution
Rank 119 116 104
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -12
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 85 78 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.46% 1.36% 1.64%
As % of the General category 2.77% 2.66% 2.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 63 99
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£475 £475 £455
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.30 £9.94 £11.38
% change year-on-year
+3.62% -12.61%
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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
3074 2927 4005
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 52.68% 50.85% 57.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2392 2226 3060
Average daily rate £500 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 28 73
Average hourly rate £19.72 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.99 £40.29 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.75 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-1.09% -1.98%

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 3 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 3 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.

1 176 (100.00%) Finance
2 62 (35.23%) Banking
3 28 (15.91%) Windows
4 26 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (13.64%) Linux
5 24 (13.64%) UNIX
6 23 (13.07%) MS Excel
6 23 (13.07%) SQL
7 22 (12.50%) ITIL
7 22 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 21 (11.93%) Hedge funds
9 19 (10.80%) MS Office
10 18 (10.23%) Java
10 18 (10.23%) Oracle
10 18 (10.23%) IBM
10 18 (10.23%) Investment Banking
11 17 (9.66%) Project Management
12 16 (9.09%) SQL Server
12 16 (9.09%) Web Services
12 16 (9.09%) Data Management
13 15 (8.52%) Active Directory
14 14 (7.95%) Front Office
14 14 (7.95%) Migration
15 13 (7.39%) .NET
16 12 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
16 12 (6.82%) Business Analysis
17 11 (6.25%) WebSphere
17 11 (6.25%) Data Analysis
17 11 (6.25%) Data Centre
17 11 (6.25%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 3 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 11 (6.25%) WebSphere
2 9 (5.11%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.41%) SAS
3 6 (3.41%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (3.41%) FileNet
4 5 (2.84%) WebLogic
4 5 (2.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (2.27%) WebSphere Process Server
6 3 (1.70%) JBoss
7 2 (1.14%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.14%) CMS
8 1 (0.57%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.57%) Drupal
8 1 (0.57%) WordPress
8 1 (0.57%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 23 (13.07%) MS Excel
2 19 (10.80%) MS Office
3 8 (4.55%) MS Project
4 7 (3.98%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (3.41%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.57%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.57%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 9 (5.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.41%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (2.84%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.70%) RMDS
4 3 (1.70%) assyst
5 2 (1.14%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (1.14%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (1.14%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (1.14%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (1.14%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 1 (0.57%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.57%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.70%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.57%) SaaS
2 1 (0.57%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (0.57%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.25%) WAN
2 9 (5.11%) LAN
3 8 (4.55%) Firewall
4 7 (3.98%) Internet
5 5 (2.84%) OSPF
5 5 (2.84%) BGP
5 5 (2.84%) EIGRP
5 5 (2.84%) DNS
5 5 (2.84%) LDAP
5 5 (2.84%) DHCP
5 5 (2.84%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.84%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (2.84%) WAAS
5 5 (2.84%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (2.84%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 5 (2.84%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 4 (2.27%) VPN
7 3 (1.70%) Intranet
7 3 (1.70%) Wireless
8 2 (1.14%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.55%) UniData
3 7 (3.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.27%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.27%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.70%) IBM InfoSphere
5 3 (1.70%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.14%) Base SAS
6 2 (1.14%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 2 (1.14%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.14%) SQL Navigator
6 2 (1.14%) MS Access
6 2 (1.14%) DB2
7 1 (0.57%) OLAP
7 1 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.57%) MySQL
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (2.27%) Maven
1 4 (2.27%) JIRA
2 3 (1.70%) Selenium
2 3 (1.70%) Mockito
2 3 (1.70%) JBehave
3 2 (1.14%) Ant
4 1 (0.57%) JUnit
4 1 (0.57%) Toad
4 1 (0.57%) ERwin
4 1 (0.57%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.57%) Introscope
4 1 (0.57%) NetBeans
4 1 (0.57%) Subversion
4 1 (0.57%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.57%) Appium
4 1 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.57%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (0.57%) FlexUnit
General
1 176 (100.00%) Finance
2 62 (35.23%) Banking
3 18 (10.23%) Investment Banking
4 14 (7.95%) Front Office
5 7 (3.98%) Back Office
6 4 (2.27%) Advertising
7 3 (1.70%) Retail
7 3 (1.70%) Law
8 2 (1.14%) Legal
8 2 (1.14%) Billing
8 2 (1.14%) General Ledger
8 2 (1.14%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (1.14%) Marketing
9 1 (0.57%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.57%) Publishing
9 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 57 (32.39%) Analyst
2 34 (19.32%) Developer
3 17 (9.66%) Business Analyst
4 14 (7.95%) Project Manager
5 12 (6.82%) Architect
6 8 (4.55%) Consultant
6 8 (4.55%) Analyst Developer
6 8 (4.55%) Operations Analyst
6 8 (4.55%) Pick Developer
7 7 (3.98%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 7 (3.98%) CRM Developer
7 7 (3.98%) IT Project Manager
7 7 (3.98%) Administrator
7 7 (3.98%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (3.98%) Support Engineer
8 6 (3.41%) Applications Support
8 6 (3.41%) Senior Developer
8 6 (3.41%) Java Developer
9 5 (2.84%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (2.84%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.09%) Web Services
2 13 (7.39%) .NET
3 8 (4.55%) SOAP
3 8 (4.55%) XML
4 7 (3.98%) .NET Framework
4 7 (3.98%) WCF
4 7 (3.98%) LINQ
4 7 (3.98%) Entity Framework
5 6 (3.41%) FIX Protocol
6 5 (2.84%) WebSphere MQ
6 5 (2.84%) HTML
7 3 (1.70%) Middleware
7 3 (1.70%) REST
7 3 (1.70%) Spring
7 3 (1.70%) HTML5
8 2 (1.14%) Java EE
8 2 (1.14%) Grails
8 2 (1.14%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (1.14%) WebCenter
8 2 (1.14%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (11.93%) Hedge funds
3 11 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 8 (4.55%) SWIFT
5 6 (3.41%) Blackberry
6 5 (2.84%) PMI
6 5 (2.84%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.84%) Market Risk
7 4 (2.27%) Reference Data
7 4 (2.27%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.27%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.70%) User Experience
8 3 (1.70%) Handset
8 3 (1.70%) EMC Centera
8 3 (1.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.70%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.70%) CMDB
8 3 (1.70%) Clustering
9 2 (1.14%) Data Extraction
9 2 (1.14%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 28 (15.91%) Windows
2 24 (13.64%) Linux
2 24 (13.64%) UNIX
3 10 (5.68%) Windows 7
3 10 (5.68%) Solaris
4 9 (5.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (3.98%) Windows XP
6 5 (2.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.14%) Windows 2000
8 2 (1.14%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (12.50%) ITIL
2 17 (9.66%) Project Management
3 16 (9.09%) Data Management
4 14 (7.95%) Migration
5 12 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (6.82%) Business Analysis
6 11 (6.25%) Data Analysis
7 10 (5.68%) Risk Management
7 10 (5.68%) Waterfall
8 9 (5.11%) SDLC
8 9 (5.11%) CRM
9 8 (4.55%) Change Management
9 8 (4.55%) Information Security
9 8 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (4.55%) Analytics
10 7 (3.98%) Incident Management
10 7 (3.98%) Problem Management
10 7 (3.98%) Configuration Management
11 6 (3.41%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 23 (13.07%) SQL
2 18 (10.23%) Java
3 11 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 9 (5.11%) C#
5 8 (4.55%) C++
5 8 (4.55%) Perl
5 8 (4.55%) T-SQL
5 8 (4.55%) VBA
6 7 (3.98%) PowerShell
7 5 (2.84%) Python
7 5 (2.84%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.70%) Ruby
8 3 (1.70%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.70%) C
8 3 (1.70%) VBScript
9 2 (1.14%) Groovy
10 1 (0.57%) XQuery
10 1 (0.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (3.98%) CISSP
1 7 (3.98%) CISM
2 6 (3.41%) Degree
3 5 (2.84%) CCSA
3 5 (2.84%) CCSE
3 5 (2.84%) CISA
3 5 (2.84%) PMI Certification
4 4 (2.27%) IBM Certification
5 3 (1.70%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.70%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.70%) CCIE
6 1 (0.57%) MCSE
6 1 (0.57%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.84%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.70%) QA
2 3 (1.70%) SLA
2 3 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.57%) COBIT
3 1 (0.57%) Basel II
System Software
1 15 (8.52%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.70%) OCFS2
3 3 (1.70%) GlusterFS
3 3 (1.70%) GFS2
3 3 (1.70%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (3.41%) Control-M
2 5 (2.84%) Tivoli
2 5 (2.84%) NetBackup
2 5 (2.84%) Backup Exec
3 4 (2.27%) SCCM
4 3 (1.70%) SCOM
4 3 (1.70%) Puppet
4 3 (1.70%) OpenView
4 3 (1.70%) DameWare
4 3 (1.70%) ITRS Geneos
4 3 (1.70%) SELinux
5 2 (1.14%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 18 (10.23%) IBM
2 18 (10.23%) Oracle
3 10 (5.68%) Citrix
4 9 (5.11%) Remedy
5 8 (4.55%) Reuters
5 8 (4.55%) Bloomberg
6 7 (3.98%) HP
6 7 (3.98%) Cisco
7 6 (3.41%) BMC
7 6 (3.41%) Kofax
7 6 (3.41%) CheckPoint
8 5 (2.84%) F5
8 5 (2.84%) VMware
8 5 (2.84%) Veritas
9 4 (2.27%) Red Hat
9 4 (2.27%) Splunk
10 3 (1.70%) ArcSight
10 3 (1.70%) Cyber-Ark
10 3 (1.70%) McAfee
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