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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Financial Institution over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial Institution
London / City of London
Rank 79 67 95
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +28
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 78 86 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.64% 2.84% 1.86%
As % of the General category 5.08% 5.04% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 36 66
Median daily rate £525 £525 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +19.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £237 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £644 £625 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £389
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +0.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £20.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £15.50

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
1535 1707 2639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 52.05% 56.36% 51.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1209 1331 2067
Median daily rate £525 £515 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.94% +8.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 20
Median hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +67.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.03 £20.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £55.00 £28.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-24.28% +27.27%

Financial Institution
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Financial Institution as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Financial Institution also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Financial Institution.

1 176 (100.00%) Finance
2 49 (27.84%) Equities
3 47 (26.70%) Fixed Income
4 46 (26.14%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (25.00%) Retail
5 44 (25.00%) Asset Management
6 40 (22.73%) Hedge funds
6 40 (22.73%) DevOps
7 39 (22.16%) SQL
8 36 (20.45%) SQL Server
9 35 (19.89%) Python
9 35 (19.89%) Banking
10 34 (19.32%) Unix
11 32 (18.18%) Linux
12 31 (17.61%) Java
13 27 (15.34%) High Availability
14 25 (14.20%) .NET
14 25 (14.20%) Oracle
15 24 (13.64%) Windows
15 24 (13.64%) C#
16 22 (12.50%) Project Management
17 21 (11.93%) Puppet
17 21 (11.93%) Degree
18 20 (11.36%) Microsoft
18 20 (11.36%) Legal
18 20 (11.36%) Management Information System
19 18 (10.23%) Subversion
19 18 (10.23%) Investment Banking
19 18 (10.23%) Amazon AWS
20 17 (9.66%) Analytical Skills

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (3.41%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.27%) Confluence
2 4 (2.27%) IIS
2 4 (2.27%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.27%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.70%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.57%) Apache
5 1 (0.57%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.57%) JBoss
5 1 (0.57%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (1.70%) AutoCAD
1 3 (1.70%) MS Project
2 2 (1.14%) InVision
2 2 (1.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.14%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.14%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (0.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.70%) TRIRIGA
3 2 (1.14%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.14%) Relativity
3 2 (1.14%) Ringtail
3 2 (1.14%) Veritas eDiscovery
4 1 (0.57%) Documaker
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle FAH
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.57%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.57%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.57%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 18 (10.23%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.98%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (3.98%) AWS CloudFormation
3 7 (3.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 6 (3.41%) Office 365
5 3 (1.70%) OpenShift
5 3 (1.70%) PaaS
6 2 (1.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 2 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.09%) Firewall
2 11 (6.25%) Network Security
2 11 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 7 (3.98%) HTTP
4 6 (3.41%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (3.41%) Multicast
5 5 (2.84%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (2.27%) BGP
6 4 (2.27%) Unified Communications
7 3 (1.70%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (1.70%) Intranet
7 3 (1.70%) ISDN
7 3 (1.70%) LAN
7 3 (1.70%) NX-OS
7 3 (1.70%) Skype
7 3 (1.70%) SSL
7 3 (1.70%) VPN
7 3 (1.70%) WAN
7 3 (1.70%) Wireless
8 2 (1.14%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (4.55%) MongoDB
4 7 (3.98%) Amazon RDS
5 6 (3.41%) Couchbase
5 6 (3.41%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.84%) Big Data
6 5 (2.84%) Hadoop
6 5 (2.84%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.84%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (1.70%) Apache Hive
8 3 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.70%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.14%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (1.14%) BigTable
9 2 (1.14%) EDRMS
9 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (10.23%) Subversion
2 13 (7.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (5.11%) Git (software)
4 7 (3.98%) gulp
4 7 (3.98%) JIRA
4 7 (3.98%) Mocha
5 6 (3.41%) Bower
5 6 (3.41%) Karma Test Runner
5 6 (3.41%) Protractor
5 6 (3.41%) Sinon.JS
5 6 (3.41%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.70%) ClearCase
6 3 (1.70%) CruiseControl
6 3 (1.70%) NUnit
6 3 (1.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (1.14%) Gradle
7 2 (1.14%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.14%) JUnit
7 2 (1.14%) Maven
8 1 (0.57%) Grunt
General
1 176 (100.00%) Finance
2 44 (25.00%) Retail
3 35 (19.89%) Banking
4 20 (11.36%) Legal
5 18 (10.23%) Investment Banking
6 15 (8.52%) Front Office
7 14 (7.95%) Back Office
8 2 (1.14%) General Ledger
8 2 (1.14%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.57%) Billing
9 1 (0.57%) Marketing
9 1 (0.57%) Publishing
9 1 (0.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (26.14%) Developer
2 30 (17.05%) Analyst
3 15 (8.52%) DevOps Engineer
4 14 (7.95%) AWS DevOps
5 13 (7.39%) Linux Engineer
6 12 (6.82%) C# Developer
7 11 (6.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 10 (5.68%) Architect
8 10 (5.68%) AWS Engineer
9 9 (5.11%) Java Developer
9 9 (5.11%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 9 (5.11%) Project Manager
9 9 (5.11%) Systems Engineer
10 8 (4.55%) Business Analyst
10 8 (4.55%) Network Engineer
11 7 (3.98%) Agile Coach
11 7 (3.98%) Angular Developer
11 7 (3.98%) Consultant
11 7 (3.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 7 (3.98%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (14.20%) .NET
2 16 (9.09%) HTML
3 12 (6.82%) HTML5
4 11 (6.25%) AngularJS
4 11 (6.25%) CSS
4 11 (6.25%) XML
5 8 (4.55%) CSS3
6 7 (3.98%) ASP.NET
6 7 (3.98%) RESTful
6 7 (3.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (3.98%) Web Services
6 7 (3.98%) WPF
7 6 (3.41%) Chai
7 6 (3.41%) Gherkin
7 6 (3.41%) LINQ
8 5 (2.84%) Ajax
8 5 (2.84%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (2.84%) FIX Protocol
8 5 (2.84%) Middleware
8 5 (2.84%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 49 (27.84%) Equities
2 47 (26.70%) Fixed Income
3 40 (22.73%) Hedge funds
4 20 (11.36%) Management Information System
5 17 (9.66%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (8.52%) Computer Science
7 14 (7.95%) Data Centre
7 14 (7.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 14 (7.95%) Mathematics
8 10 (5.68%) Clustering
8 10 (5.68%) User Experience
9 8 (4.55%) Fintech
9 8 (4.55%) Virtual Team
10 7 (3.98%) Derivative
11 6 (3.41%) N-Tier
11 6 (3.41%) Security Operations Centre
11 6 (3.41%) SWIFT
12 5 (2.84%) Credit Risk
13 4 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
14 3 (1.70%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 34 (19.32%) Unix
2 32 (18.18%) Linux
3 24 (13.64%) Windows
4 2 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.14%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.57%) Debian
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.57%) Solaris
5 1 (0.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (26.14%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 40 (22.73%) DevOps
4 27 (15.34%) High Availability
5 22 (12.50%) Project Management
6 16 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 15 (8.52%) AOP
7 15 (8.52%) Scrum
8 14 (7.95%) TDD
9 13 (7.39%) Migration
9 13 (7.39%) MVC
9 13 (7.39%) Service Design
10 12 (6.82%) BDD
10 12 (6.82%) Business Analysis
10 12 (6.82%) Information Security
10 12 (6.82%) SDLC
10 12 (6.82%) Workflow
11 10 (5.68%) Analytics
11 10 (5.68%) Network Design
11 10 (5.68%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (22.16%) SQL
2 35 (19.89%) Python
3 31 (17.61%) Java
4 24 (13.64%) C#
5 12 (6.82%) JavaScript
6 11 (6.25%) Bash Shell
7 10 (5.68%) Perl
8 9 (5.11%) Ruby
9 7 (3.98%) PowerShell
9 7 (3.98%) Shell Script
10 5 (2.84%) C++
10 5 (2.84%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.27%) VBA
12 2 (1.14%) R
12 2 (1.14%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.57%) Korn
13 1 (0.57%) PHP
13 1 (0.57%) RPG
13 1 (0.57%) RPG/400
13 1 (0.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (11.93%) Degree
2 10 (5.68%) CCNP
2 10 (5.68%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (3.41%) CISM
3 6 (3.41%) CISSP
3 6 (3.41%) CNA
3 6 (3.41%) GCIA
3 6 (3.41%) GCIH
3 6 (3.41%) GIAC
3 6 (3.41%) Network+ Certification
3 6 (3.41%) Novell Certification
3 6 (3.41%) SANS
4 4 (2.27%) CCDP
5 2 (1.14%) CCIE
5 2 (1.14%) PhD
6 1 (0.57%) ACCA
6 1 (0.57%) CCNA
6 1 (0.57%) CIMA
6 1 (0.57%) ISEB
6 1 (0.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.25%) PCI DSS
2 7 (3.98%) MiFID
3 3 (1.70%) EMIR
3 3 (1.70%) QA
4 2 (1.14%) AIFMD
4 2 (1.14%) FATCA
4 2 (1.14%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
4 2 (1.14%) SLA
5 1 (0.57%) Basel III
5 1 (0.57%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.57%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.57%) FINREP
5 1 (0.57%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 12 (6.82%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.11%) Docker
2 9 (5.11%) GFS2
2 9 (5.11%) GlusterFS
2 9 (5.11%) OCFS2
3 3 (1.70%) HDFS
4 2 (1.14%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.57%) Firmware
5 1 (0.57%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 21 (11.93%) Puppet
2 13 (7.39%) Ansible
3 9 (5.11%) CFEngine
3 9 (5.11%) Failover Clustering
3 9 (5.11%) SELinux
4 6 (3.41%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 3 (1.70%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.14%) DameWare
6 2 (1.14%) EnCase
6 2 (1.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.57%) RSA Archer
7 1 (0.57%) SCCM
7 1 (0.57%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 25 (14.20%) Oracle
2 20 (11.36%) Microsoft
3 13 (7.39%) Cisco
4 7 (3.98%) Sun
5 5 (2.84%) SmartStream
5 5 (2.84%) Splunk
6 4 (2.27%) CheckPoint
6 4 (2.27%) IBM
6 4 (2.27%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (2.27%) Serena
6 4 (2.27%) Tableau
7 3 (1.70%) F5
7 3 (1.70%) Polycom
7 3 (1.70%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.70%) Sonus
7 3 (1.70%) VMware
8 2 (1.14%) Bloomberg
8 2 (1.14%) Google
8 2 (1.14%) Murex
8 2 (1.14%) Reuters
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