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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Institution
Rank 121 123 98
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -25
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 80 117 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.36% 1.59% 1.93%
As % of the General category 2.68% 2.73% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 103 103
Average daily rate
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£500 £501 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.09% +5.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £375 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £100.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +412.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.57 £11.00 £10.89
% change year-on-year
-12.97% +1.05%
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
2987 4288 4739
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 50.70% 58.27% 60.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2216 3203 3583
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 63 68
Average hourly rate £20.50 £20.93 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.03% +4.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £14.40 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £54.00 £52.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014, 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.

1 175 (100.00%) Finance
2 59 (33.71%) Banking
3 33 (18.86%) SQL
4 31 (17.71%) Java
5 28 (16.00%) Windows
6 26 (14.86%) Investment Banking
7 23 (13.14%) UNIX
8 22 (12.57%) Oracle
9 21 (12.00%) Degree
10 19 (10.86%) Microsoft
11 18 (10.29%) Project Management
11 18 (10.29%) Front Office
11 18 (10.29%) Linux
12 17 (9.71%) Risk Management
12 17 (9.71%) Business Analysis
12 17 (9.71%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (8.00%) Information Security
13 14 (8.00%) MS Excel
13 14 (8.00%) SQL Server
14 12 (6.86%) C#
14 12 (6.86%) ITIL
14 12 (6.86%) CMS
15 11 (6.29%) Management Information System
15 11 (6.29%) .NET
15 11 (6.29%) MS Office
15 11 (6.29%) XML
15 11 (6.29%) Active Directory
15 11 (6.29%) MS PowerPoint
16 10 (5.71%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 12 (6.86%) CMS
2 7 (4.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.43%) Joomla!
4 5 (2.86%) WebLogic
4 5 (2.86%) IIS
4 5 (2.86%) WebSphere
4 5 (2.86%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (2.86%) Umbraco
4 5 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (2.29%) SAS
6 3 (1.71%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.14%) Apache
7 2 (1.14%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.57%) Lightstreamer
8 1 (0.57%) GemFire
Applications
1 14 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.29%) MS Office
2 11 (6.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (4.57%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.71%) MS Project
5 1 (0.57%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 3 (1.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.71%) ION MarketView
2 2 (1.14%) Temenos T24
2 2 (1.14%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.57%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.57%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.14%) Intranet
2 7 (4.00%) Firewall
2 7 (4.00%) Multicast
3 6 (3.43%) WAN
3 6 (3.43%) SAN
4 5 (2.86%) DNS
4 5 (2.86%) SSL
5 4 (2.29%) NetScreen
5 4 (2.29%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.71%) DMZ
6 3 (1.71%) HTTP
7 2 (1.14%) NetScaler
7 2 (1.14%) BIG-IP
7 2 (1.14%) LAN
8 1 (0.57%) LDAP
8 1 (0.57%) Internet
8 1 (0.57%) DHCP
8 1 (0.57%) FTP
8 1 (0.57%) VLAN
8 1 (0.57%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (4.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (4.00%) Oracle Database
5 6 (3.43%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (2.29%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (2.29%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.14%) Sybase ASE
8 2 (1.14%) MS Access
8 2 (1.14%) MySQL
8 2 (1.14%) OLAP
9 1 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.57%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 5 (2.86%) Maven
2 4 (2.29%) Subversion
3 3 (1.71%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.14%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.14%) JIRA
5 1 (0.57%) JUnit
5 1 (0.57%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.57%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.57%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.57%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.57%) Selenium
5 1 (0.57%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.57%) TestComplete
5 1 (0.57%) MSTest
5 1 (0.57%) Mockito
5 1 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.57%) SpecFlow
General
1 175 (100.00%) Finance
2 59 (33.71%) Banking
3 26 (14.86%) Investment Banking
4 18 (10.29%) Front Office
5 7 (4.00%) Back Office
6 6 (3.43%) Marketing
7 4 (2.29%) Legal
8 3 (1.71%) Publishing
8 3 (1.71%) Corporate Banking
8 3 (1.71%) Retail
9 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.57%) Advertising
9 1 (0.57%) French Language
9 1 (0.57%) German Language
9 1 (0.57%) Russian Language
9 1 (0.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (26.86%) Analyst
2 38 (21.71%) Developer
3 19 (10.86%) Business Analyst
4 18 (10.29%) Java Developer
5 15 (8.57%) Project Manager
6 9 (5.14%) DBA
6 9 (5.14%) Support Analyst
6 9 (5.14%) Applications Support
7 8 (4.57%) Data Analyst
8 6 (3.43%) Architect
8 6 (3.43%) Web Developer
8 6 (3.43%) Consultant
8 6 (3.43%) Network Engineer
9 5 (2.86%) Desktop Support
9 5 (2.86%) Support Engineer
9 5 (2.86%) Senior Developer
9 5 (2.86%) Oracle DBA
10 4 (2.29%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (2.29%) Banking Business Analyst
10 4 (2.29%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.29%) .NET
1 11 (6.29%) XML
2 10 (5.71%) Web Services
3 8 (4.57%) Spring
4 6 (3.43%) JMS
4 6 (3.43%) CSS
4 6 (3.43%) J2EE
5 5 (2.86%) Hibernate
5 5 (2.86%) jQuery
6 4 (2.29%) Java EE
6 4 (2.29%) Middleware
7 3 (1.71%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (1.71%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (1.14%) REST
8 2 (1.14%) FastCGI
8 2 (1.14%) RESTful
8 2 (1.14%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (1.14%) JMX
8 2 (1.14%) CGI
8 2 (1.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.29%) Management Information System
2 10 (5.71%) Derivative
2 10 (5.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (4.57%) E-Learning
4 7 (4.00%) Equities
5 6 (3.43%) Economics
5 6 (3.43%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.43%) Credit Risk
6 5 (2.86%) Fixed Income
6 5 (2.86%) Market Risk
6 5 (2.86%) SWIFT
7 3 (1.71%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.14%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.14%) Learning Management System
8 2 (1.14%) Replication
9 1 (0.57%) PMI
9 1 (0.57%) EPoS
9 1 (0.57%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.57%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.57%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 28 (16.00%) Windows
2 23 (13.14%) UNIX
3 18 (10.29%) Linux
4 6 (3.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.86%) Solaris
5 5 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.29%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.57%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.57%) zOS
8 1 (0.57%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (10.29%) Project Management
2 17 (9.71%) Risk Management
2 17 (9.71%) Business Analysis
2 17 (9.71%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (8.00%) Information Security
4 12 (6.86%) ITIL
5 10 (5.71%) TDD
5 10 (5.71%) Analytics
6 9 (5.14%) Service Delivery
6 9 (5.14%) Migration
6 9 (5.14%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (4.57%) Low Latency
7 8 (4.57%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (4.00%) Change Management
8 7 (4.00%) Information Security Management
8 7 (4.00%) Security Management
9 6 (3.43%) Change Control
9 6 (3.43%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (18.86%) SQL
2 31 (17.71%) Java
3 12 (6.86%) C#
4 9 (5.14%) JavaScript
4 9 (5.14%) T-SQL
5 6 (3.43%) Shell Script
6 4 (2.29%) Bash Shell
6 4 (2.29%) Ruby
6 4 (2.29%) Perl
7 3 (1.71%) VBA
8 2 (1.14%) Scala
8 2 (1.14%) PHP
8 2 (1.14%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.14%) C++
8 2 (1.14%) C
9 1 (0.57%) VBScript
9 1 (0.57%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.57%) Delphi
9 1 (0.57%) Python
9 1 (0.57%) REXX
Qualifications
1 21 (12.00%) Degree
2 8 (4.57%) CISA
2 8 (4.57%) CISSP
3 7 (4.00%) CISM
4 4 (2.29%) JNCIS
4 4 (2.29%) CCNP
4 4 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.29%) ISEB
5 2 (1.14%) IIBA
5 2 (1.14%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.57%) MCP
6 1 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.57%) PMP
6 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.57%) CCA
6 1 (0.57%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.57%) CCEA
6 1 (0.57%) GIAC
6 1 (0.57%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (2.86%) QA
3 2 (1.14%) EMIR
3 2 (1.14%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.14%) SLA
4 1 (0.57%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.57%) Basel III
System Software
1 11 (6.29%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (1.71%) Xen
4 2 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.57%) RACF
5 1 (0.57%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.57%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.57%) XenApp
5 1 (0.57%) XenServer
5 1 (0.57%) vSphere
5 1 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (2.86%) Data Guard
2 3 (1.71%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.14%) SCCM
4 1 (0.57%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.57%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (0.57%) Control-M
4 1 (0.57%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (0.57%) WSUS
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (12.57%) Oracle
2 19 (10.86%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.57%) VMware
3 8 (4.57%) Cisco
3 8 (4.57%) Sybase
4 7 (4.00%) Citrix
4 7 (4.00%) McAfee
4 7 (4.00%) F5
5 6 (3.43%) HP
5 6 (3.43%) Juniper
6 5 (2.86%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.86%) Bloomberg
6 5 (2.86%) Blue Coat
6 5 (2.86%) Sitecore
6 5 (2.86%) Ektron
7 4 (2.29%) ProCurve
7 4 (2.29%) IBM
7 4 (2.29%) NetApp
7 4 (2.29%) CheckPoint
7 4 (2.29%) JBoss
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