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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Institution
Rank 98 95 107
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 94 104 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.84% 1.77% 1.69%
As % of the General category 3.58% 3.25% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 87 80
Average daily rate
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£450 £495 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +14.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £9.94 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+60.96% -58.58%
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
2623 3196 3337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 51.22% 54.46% 57.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2033 2332 2605
Average daily rate £475 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 50 38
Average hourly rate £17.87 £22.38 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.15% -5.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.95 £14.00 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.61 £42.50 £51.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £23.86 £25.25
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -5.52%

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 March 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 March 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.

1 170 (100.00%) Finance
2 71 (41.76%) Banking
3 38 (22.35%) Windows
4 32 (18.82%) Linux
5 30 (17.65%) Oracle
6 24 (14.12%) Java
6 24 (14.12%) UNIX
6 24 (14.12%) Hedge funds
6 24 (14.12%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (11.76%) Investment Banking
7 20 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (11.76%) SQL
7 20 (11.76%) MS Office
8 19 (11.18%) ITIL
8 19 (11.18%) MS Excel
8 19 (11.18%) IBM
8 19 (11.18%) Active Directory
8 19 (11.18%) Waterfall
8 19 (11.18%) SWIFT
9 18 (10.59%) User Acceptance Testing
9 18 (10.59%) Windows 7
10 16 (9.41%) Cash Management
10 16 (9.41%) Middleware
10 16 (9.41%) Business Analysis
11 15 (8.82%) Migration
11 15 (8.82%) Project Management
12 14 (8.24%) Microsoft
12 14 (8.24%) Windows XP
12 14 (8.24%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (8.24%) WebSphere

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 14 (8.24%) WebSphere
2 11 (6.47%) CMS
3 10 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 9 (5.29%) SharePoint
5 8 (4.71%) WebLogic
6 6 (3.53%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (3.53%) FileNet
7 4 (2.35%) WebSphere Process Server
7 4 (2.35%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.76%) MS Exchange
8 3 (1.76%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.76%) JBoss
8 3 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (1.18%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.59%) SAS
10 1 (0.59%) Node.js
10 1 (0.59%) Adobe CQ
10 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.59%) TIBCO EMS
10 1 (0.59%) Drupal
Applications
1 20 (11.76%) MS Office
2 19 (11.18%) MS Excel
3 7 (4.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.35%) MS Project
5 3 (1.76%) Photoshop
6 2 (1.18%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.59%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (6.47%) Oracle Cash Management
2 9 (5.29%) assyst
3 4 (2.35%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.18%) RMDS
4 2 (1.18%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (1.18%) HiPortfolio
5 1 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.59%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.59%) SiteCatalyst
5 1 (0.59%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.59%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.59%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.35%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.59%) PaaS
2 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.47%) Internet
2 9 (5.29%) VPN
2 9 (5.29%) Wireless
3 6 (3.53%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (2.94%) Firewall
5 4 (2.35%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.76%) LDAP
6 3 (1.76%) SAN
7 2 (1.18%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (1.18%) DHCP
7 2 (1.18%) DNS
8 1 (0.59%) SSL
8 1 (0.59%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.59%) LAN
8 1 (0.59%) WAN
8 1 (0.59%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.59%) NFC
8 1 (0.59%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.59%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.59%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.94%) Oracle Exadata
2 3 (1.76%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.18%) DB2
3 2 (1.18%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.18%) SQL Navigator
3 2 (1.18%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.18%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.59%) DataStage
4 1 (0.59%) QualityStage
4 1 (0.59%) UniData
4 1 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.59%) MySQL
4 1 (0.59%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.59%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (4.12%) Maven
2 5 (2.94%) JIRA
3 4 (2.35%) Ant
4 3 (1.76%) Selenium
5 2 (1.18%) Mockito
5 2 (1.18%) JBehave
6 1 (0.59%) FlexUnit
6 1 (0.59%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.59%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.59%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.59%) Appium
6 1 (0.59%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (0.59%) JUnit
6 1 (0.59%) Toad
6 1 (0.59%) ERwin
6 1 (0.59%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.59%) JMeter
6 1 (0.59%) NetBeans
6 1 (0.59%) Subversion
General
1 170 (100.00%) Finance
2 71 (41.76%) Banking
3 20 (11.76%) Investment Banking
4 12 (7.06%) Front Office
5 10 (5.88%) Retail
6 9 (5.29%) Retail Banking
7 6 (3.53%) Back Office
8 3 (1.76%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.76%) Law
8 3 (1.76%) Advertising
9 2 (1.18%) Legal
9 2 (1.18%) Marketing
10 1 (0.59%) French Language
10 1 (0.59%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.59%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.59%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 72 (42.35%) Analyst
2 23 (13.53%) Developer
3 15 (8.82%) Architect
4 13 (7.65%) Systems Analyst
5 11 (6.47%) Business Analyst
5 11 (6.47%) Data Analyst
6 10 (5.88%) Service Analyst
7 9 (5.29%) Project Manager
7 9 (5.29%) Consultant
7 9 (5.29%) Service Desk Analyst
8 8 (4.71%) Java Developer
8 8 (4.71%) Security Analyst
9 7 (4.12%) Support Engineer
10 6 (3.53%) Administrator
10 6 (3.53%) Operations Analyst
11 5 (2.94%) FileNet Administrator
11 5 (2.94%) Risk Analyst
12 4 (2.35%) Technical Support
12 4 (2.35%) Technical Support Engineer
12 4 (2.35%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.41%) Middleware
2 12 (7.06%) .NET
3 8 (4.71%) Web Services
3 8 (4.71%) WebSphere MQ
4 7 (4.12%) FIX Protocol
4 7 (4.12%) HTML
5 5 (2.94%) Hibernate
5 5 (2.94%) Spring
6 4 (2.35%) HTML5
7 3 (1.76%) WebCenter
7 3 (1.76%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (1.76%) REST
7 3 (1.76%) CSS
8 2 (1.18%) J2EE
8 2 (1.18%) Swing
8 2 (1.18%) RESTful
8 2 (1.18%) Java EE
8 2 (1.18%) Grails
8 2 (1.18%) jQuery
8 2 (1.18%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.12%) Hedge funds
1 24 (14.12%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (11.18%) SWIFT
3 13 (7.65%) Blackberry
4 9 (5.29%) Handset
4 9 (5.29%) Reference Data
5 8 (4.71%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (2.94%) Clustering
6 5 (2.94%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.35%) Derivative
7 4 (2.35%) User Experience
8 3 (1.76%) Equities
8 3 (1.76%) Graphic Design
8 3 (1.76%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.18%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.18%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (1.18%) Market Risk
9 2 (1.18%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (1.18%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 38 (22.35%) Windows
2 32 (18.82%) Linux
3 24 (14.12%) UNIX
4 18 (10.59%) Windows 7
5 14 (8.24%) Windows XP
6 13 (7.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (3.53%) Solaris
8 5 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.59%) Android
10 1 (0.59%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.59%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (11.18%) ITIL
2 19 (11.18%) Waterfall
3 18 (10.59%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (9.41%) Cash Management
4 16 (9.41%) Business Analysis
5 15 (8.82%) Project Management
5 15 (8.82%) Migration
6 14 (8.24%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (7.65%) Data Analysis
7 13 (7.65%) Incident Management
8 11 (6.47%) Requirements Analysis
8 11 (6.47%) Integration Testing
8 11 (6.47%) Data Modelling
9 10 (5.88%) Scrum
10 9 (5.29%) SOA
10 9 (5.29%) Change Management
10 9 (5.29%) Software Deployment
11 8 (4.71%) Systems Analysis
11 8 (4.71%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 24 (14.12%) Java
2 20 (11.76%) SQL
3 6 (3.53%) JavaScript
3 6 (3.53%) Python
3 6 (3.53%) Ruby
4 5 (2.94%) Bash Shell
5 4 (2.35%) Shell Script
5 4 (2.35%) Groovy
5 4 (2.35%) C#
6 3 (1.76%) C++
6 3 (1.76%) Scala
7 2 (1.18%) Perl
8 1 (0.59%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.59%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.59%) XQuery
8 1 (0.59%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (5.88%) CISSP
1 10 (5.88%) CISM
2 6 (3.53%) CISMP
2 6 (3.53%) Degree
3 4 (2.35%) IBM Certification
4 2 (1.18%) CISA
4 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.18%) MCSE
4 2 (1.18%) ISEB
4 2 (1.18%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.18%) CBAP
5 1 (0.59%) VCP4
5 1 (0.59%) PMP
5 1 (0.59%) CCSA
5 1 (0.59%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.88%) SLA
2 7 (4.12%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.18%) QA
4 1 (0.59%) Basel II
4 1 (0.59%) PMBOK
System Software
1 19 (11.18%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.18%) Xen
5 1 (0.59%) NFS
5 1 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.59%) XenApp
5 1 (0.59%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.59%) vSphere
5 1 (0.59%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 5 (2.94%) Puppet
2 4 (2.35%) SCCM
2 4 (2.35%) SELinux
3 3 (1.76%) SCOM
3 3 (1.76%) DameWare
4 2 (1.18%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.18%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.18%) OpenView
4 2 (1.18%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.18%) Control-M
4 2 (1.18%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.59%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 30 (17.65%) Oracle
2 19 (11.18%) IBM
3 14 (8.24%) Microsoft
4 10 (5.88%) Citrix
4 10 (5.88%) VMware
4 10 (5.88%) Altiris
5 7 (4.12%) Remedy
6 6 (3.53%) Reuters
6 6 (3.53%) Bloomberg
6 6 (3.53%) Kofax
6 6 (3.53%) MobileIron
7 3 (1.76%) NetApp
7 3 (1.76%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.18%) Veritas
8 2 (1.18%) Lotus
8 2 (1.18%) BMC
8 2 (1.18%) Adobe
8 2 (1.18%) Fidessa
8 2 (1.18%) HP
8 2 (1.18%) GoldenSource
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