The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Wholesale Banking 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 Wholesale Banking over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the City of London region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wholesale Banking
Rank 203 217 200
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Contract jobs citing Wholesale Banking 2 4 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.034% 0.056% 0.27%
As % of the General category 0.067% 0.097% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 17
Average daily rate
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£494 £325 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.92% -31.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £285 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £485 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate - £396 £380
% change year-on-year
- +4.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
General Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3004 4139 4685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 50.93% 58.25% 59.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2259 3113 3556
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 78 61
Average hourly rate £20.50 £21.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.65% +2.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £48.00 £48.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
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Wholesale Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Wholesale Banking across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Wholesale Banking Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Wholesale Banking
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 Wholesale Banking across the City of London region.

Wholesale Banking Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Wholesale Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wholesale Banking across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Wholesale Banking Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Wholesale Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Wholesale Banking 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 Wholesale Banking.

1 5 (100.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) MBA
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Fixed Income
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) UML
4 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) CGI
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Misys
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Derivative
4 1 (20.00%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (20.00%) Loan IQ
4 1 (20.00%) International Banking
4 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Business Development
4 1 (20.00%) Taxonomies

Wholesale Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Wholesale Banking 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 Wholesale Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Loan IQ
General
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (20.00%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Market Risk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Banking Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Market Risk Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (20.00%) Derivative
1 1 (20.00%) Equity Derivative
1 1 (20.00%) Taxonomies
1 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (20.00%) Market Risk
1 1 (20.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Business Development
2 1 (20.00%) Use Case
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MBA
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) IIBA
1 1 (20.00%) CBAP
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Misys