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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Institution
Rank 120 109 91
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -18
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 83 121 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.43% 1.69% 1.95%
As % of the General category 2.77% 2.89% 3.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 98 105
Average daily rate
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£475 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £690
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.91% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £100.00 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +435.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.21 £10.44 £10.89
% change year-on-year
-11.80% -4.11%
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
2998 4191 4812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 51.68% 58.60% 60.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2222 3094 3573
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 69 75
Average hourly rate £18.50 £20.96 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.74% +4.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.73 £57.75 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -24.56%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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.

1 161 (100.00%) Finance
2 55 (34.16%) Banking
3 32 (19.88%) SQL
4 30 (18.63%) Java
5 27 (16.77%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (16.77%) Investment Banking
6 26 (16.15%) Windows
7 22 (13.66%) Oracle
8 20 (12.42%) Microsoft
9 19 (11.80%) UNIX
9 19 (11.80%) Degree
10 18 (11.18%) Project Management
11 17 (10.56%) Business Analysis
12 16 (9.94%) Linux
13 15 (9.32%) Front Office
13 15 (9.32%) Risk Management
13 15 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (8.07%) Stakeholder Management
15 12 (7.45%) MS Excel
15 12 (7.45%) SQL Server
15 12 (7.45%) TDD
15 12 (7.45%) Derivative
16 11 (6.83%) C#
17 10 (6.21%) MS Office
17 10 (6.21%) Web Services
17 10 (6.21%) Active Directory
17 10 (6.21%) User Acceptance Testing
17 10 (6.21%) Analytics
18 9 (5.59%) MS PowerPoint
18 9 (5.59%) Spring

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 9 (5.59%) CMS
2 6 (3.73%) MS Exchange
3 5 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (3.11%) WebSphere
3 5 (3.11%) Joomla!
3 5 (3.11%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.11%) WebLogic
3 5 (3.11%) SAS
4 3 (1.86%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (1.86%) Umbraco
4 3 (1.86%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (1.86%) IIS
5 2 (1.24%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.24%) Apache
6 1 (0.62%) Lightstreamer
6 1 (0.62%) GemFire
6 1 (0.62%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.62%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 12 (7.45%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.21%) MS Office
3 9 (5.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (3.73%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.86%) MS Project
6 1 (0.62%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.62%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.62%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 3 (1.86%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.24%) HiPortfolio
2 2 (1.24%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.62%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.62%) assyst
3 1 (0.62%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.35%) Multicast
1 7 (4.35%) Intranet
1 7 (4.35%) Firewall
2 6 (3.73%) WAN
2 6 (3.73%) SAN
3 5 (3.11%) SSL
4 4 (2.48%) NetScreen
4 4 (2.48%) DNS
5 3 (1.86%) DMZ
5 3 (1.86%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.24%) DHCP
6 2 (1.24%) HTTP
6 2 (1.24%) LAN
6 2 (1.24%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.62%) WAAS
7 1 (0.62%) NAS
7 1 (0.62%) Network Security
7 1 (0.62%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.62%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.62%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.45%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.35%) Relational Database
2 7 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 6 (3.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (3.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.11%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (2.48%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.48%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (1.86%) MS Access
7 2 (1.24%) MySQL
7 2 (1.24%) OLAP
7 2 (1.24%) Sybase ASE
7 2 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.62%) Hazelcast
8 1 (0.62%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (3.73%) Maven
2 4 (2.48%) Subversion
3 3 (1.86%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.24%) JIRA
4 2 (1.24%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.62%) MSTest
5 1 (0.62%) Mockito
5 1 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.62%) TestComplete
5 1 (0.62%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.62%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.62%) Selenium
5 1 (0.62%) Ant
5 1 (0.62%) JUnit
5 1 (0.62%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.62%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.62%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.62%) Bugzilla
General
1 161 (100.00%) Finance
2 55 (34.16%) Banking
3 27 (16.77%) Investment Banking
4 15 (9.32%) Front Office
5 4 (2.48%) Legal
5 4 (2.48%) Back Office
5 4 (2.48%) Marketing
6 3 (1.86%) Retail
6 3 (1.86%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (1.24%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.24%) Publishing
8 1 (0.62%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.62%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.62%) French Language
8 1 (0.62%) Russian Language
8 1 (0.62%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 44 (27.33%) Analyst
2 38 (23.60%) Developer
3 18 (11.18%) Java Developer
4 16 (9.94%) Business Analyst
5 14 (8.70%) Project Manager
6 8 (4.97%) Data Analyst
6 8 (4.97%) Architect
6 8 (4.97%) DBA
6 8 (4.97%) Support Analyst
6 8 (4.97%) Applications Support
7 7 (4.35%) Network Engineer
8 5 (3.11%) Oracle DBA
8 5 (3.11%) Desktop Support
8 5 (3.11%) Senior Developer
9 4 (2.48%) Web Developer
9 4 (2.48%) Consultant
9 4 (2.48%) Desktop Analyst
9 4 (2.48%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (2.48%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 4 (2.48%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.21%) Web Services
2 9 (5.59%) Spring
2 9 (5.59%) XML
3 7 (4.35%) .NET
4 6 (3.73%) Hibernate
4 6 (3.73%) J2EE
4 6 (3.73%) JMS
5 5 (3.11%) CSS
6 4 (2.48%) Middleware
6 4 (2.48%) HTML
6 4 (2.48%) Java EE
6 4 (2.48%) jQuery
6 4 (2.48%) RESTful
7 3 (1.86%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (1.24%) JMX
8 2 (1.24%) CGI
8 2 (1.24%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (1.24%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (1.24%) REST
8 2 (1.24%) FastCGI
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.45%) Derivative
3 9 (5.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (4.97%) Equities
5 7 (4.35%) Credit Risk
5 7 (4.35%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.73%) Hedge funds
7 5 (3.11%) SWIFT
7 5 (3.11%) Market Risk
7 5 (3.11%) Computer Science
7 5 (3.11%) E-Learning
7 5 (3.11%) User Experience
8 4 (2.48%) Economics
9 3 (1.86%) Fixed Income
10 2 (1.24%) Mainframe
10 2 (1.24%) Replication
10 2 (1.24%) PMI
10 2 (1.24%) Learning Management System
10 2 (1.24%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.62%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 26 (16.15%) Windows
2 19 (11.80%) UNIX
3 16 (9.94%) Linux
4 8 (4.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.73%) Windows 7
6 5 (3.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.48%) Solaris
8 3 (1.86%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.24%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.62%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.62%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (16.77%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (11.18%) Project Management
3 17 (10.56%) Business Analysis
4 15 (9.32%) Risk Management
5 13 (8.07%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (7.45%) TDD
7 10 (6.21%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (6.21%) Analytics
8 9 (5.59%) ITIL
8 9 (5.59%) Migration
9 8 (4.97%) Information Security
9 8 (4.97%) Change Management
9 8 (4.97%) Low Latency
9 8 (4.97%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (4.35%) Data Analysis
10 7 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (3.73%) Service Delivery
11 6 (3.73%) SOA
11 6 (3.73%) PRINCE2
11 6 (3.73%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (19.88%) SQL
2 30 (18.63%) Java
3 11 (6.83%) C#
4 8 (4.97%) JavaScript
5 7 (4.35%) T-SQL
5 7 (4.35%) Shell Script
6 5 (3.11%) Bash Shell
7 4 (2.48%) VBA
7 4 (2.48%) Perl
7 4 (2.48%) Ruby
7 4 (2.48%) Scala
8 3 (1.86%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.24%) C
9 2 (1.24%) C++
9 2 (1.24%) PHP
9 2 (1.24%) Python
10 1 (0.62%) Groovy
10 1 (0.62%) R
10 1 (0.62%) Korn
10 1 (0.62%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 19 (11.80%) Degree
2 5 (3.11%) CISSP
2 5 (3.11%) CISA
3 4 (2.48%) CISM
3 4 (2.48%) CCNP
3 4 (2.48%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (2.48%) JNCIS
4 3 (1.86%) ISEB
4 3 (1.86%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.62%) IIBA
5 1 (0.62%) CCEE
5 1 (0.62%) CCSE
5 1 (0.62%) MCP
5 1 (0.62%) PMP
5 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.62%) CCA
5 1 (0.62%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (0.62%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.73%) QA
2 5 (3.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.86%) SLA
4 2 (1.24%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.62%) EMIR
5 1 (0.62%) Basel III
System Software
1 10 (6.21%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.73%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.86%) Xen
4 1 (0.62%) XenApp
4 1 (0.62%) XenServer
4 1 (0.62%) Platform Symphony
4 1 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.62%) RACF
4 1 (0.62%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.62%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (3.11%) Data Guard
2 3 (1.86%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.62%) SCCM
3 1 (0.62%) Puppet
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.62%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.62%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (0.62%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 22 (13.66%) Oracle
2 20 (12.42%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.59%) Cisco
4 8 (4.97%) VMware
4 8 (4.97%) Sybase
5 7 (4.35%) F5
5 7 (4.35%) McAfee
6 6 (3.73%) Juniper
7 5 (3.11%) Red Hat
7 5 (3.11%) HP
7 5 (3.11%) Citrix
8 4 (2.48%) CheckPoint
8 4 (2.48%) JBoss
8 4 (2.48%) Cognos
8 4 (2.48%) Blue Coat
8 4 (2.48%) ProCurve
9 3 (1.86%) Sitecore
9 3 (1.86%) Ektron
9 3 (1.86%) Netezza
9 3 (1.86%) SAP
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