The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 31 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 Docklands, 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 2 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing Banking 37 69 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 31.62% 29.87% 24.80%
As % of the General category 49.33% 40.35% 42.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 58 53
Average daily rate
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£525 £495 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £368 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £668 £575 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £41.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-24.44% +2.27%
General Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
75 171 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 64.10% 74.03% 58.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 140 100
Average daily rate £550 £520 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £693 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -18.18%
Banking
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Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Banking across the Docklands, London region.

Banking Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Banking across the Docklands, London region.

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region citing 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 Banking.

1 53 (59.55%) Investment Banking
2 42 (47.19%) Finance
3 17 (19.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (15.73%) SQL
5 13 (14.61%) UNIX
5 13 (14.61%) QA
6 12 (13.48%) Information Security
6 12 (13.48%) Windows
7 11 (12.36%) Oracle
7 11 (12.36%) Project Management
7 11 (12.36%) Front Office
7 11 (12.36%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (10.11%) SAN
8 9 (10.11%) PRINCE2
8 9 (10.11%) Derivative
9 8 (8.99%) Degree
9 8 (8.99%) PMI
9 8 (8.99%) PMI Certification
9 8 (8.99%) Management Information System
10 7 (7.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (7.87%) Linux
10 7 (7.87%) Technical Architecture
10 7 (7.87%) Retail
10 7 (7.87%) Risk Management
11 6 (6.74%) Back Office
11 6 (6.74%) Use Case
11 6 (6.74%) Economics
11 6 (6.74%) Business Analysis
11 6 (6.74%) MS Project
11 6 (6.74%) WAN

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region citing 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 Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.49%) Lync
2 3 (3.37%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.37%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.25%) IIS
3 2 (2.25%) FileNet
4 1 (1.12%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.12%) Apache
4 1 (1.12%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.12%) Documentum
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 6 (6.74%) MS Project
1 6 (6.74%) MS Visio
2 5 (5.62%) MS Office
3 3 (3.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.25%) Adobe Captivate
4 2 (2.25%) MS Excel
4 2 (2.25%) RoboHelp
5 1 (1.12%) Open Workbench
5 1 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.37%) RMDS
2 2 (2.25%) SunGard GMI
2 2 (2.25%) IntelliMatch
3 1 (1.12%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.11%) SAN
2 6 (6.74%) WAN
3 5 (5.62%) DNS
4 4 (4.49%) MPLS
4 4 (4.49%) NAS
5 3 (3.37%) Multicast
5 3 (3.37%) Internet
5 3 (3.37%) LAN
6 2 (2.25%) PBX
6 2 (2.25%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.25%) DHCP
6 2 (2.25%) IPsec
6 2 (2.25%) IP Telephony
6 2 (2.25%) OSPF
6 2 (2.25%) BGP
6 2 (2.25%) EIGRP
6 2 (2.25%) H.323
6 2 (2.25%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.12%) FCoE
7 1 (1.12%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.49%) Data Mining
3 3 (3.37%) DB2
3 3 (3.37%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.12%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.12%) SQLPlus
4 1 (1.12%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.12%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.12%) HBase
4 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (4.49%) JIRA
2 2 (2.25%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.12%) ERwin
3 1 (1.12%) MSI
3 1 (1.12%) Subversion
3 1 (1.12%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 53 (59.55%) Investment Banking
2 42 (47.19%) Finance
3 11 (12.36%) Front Office
4 7 (7.87%) Retail
5 6 (6.74%) Back Office
6 5 (5.62%) Retail Banking
7 4 (4.49%) Legal
8 3 (3.37%) Financial Institution
8 3 (3.37%) International Banking
9 2 (2.25%) Wholesale Banking
10 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
10 1 (1.12%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (25.84%) Project Manager
2 19 (21.35%) Analyst
3 14 (15.73%) Business Analyst
4 10 (11.24%) Architect
4 10 (11.24%) Developer
4 10 (11.24%) IT Project Manager
5 7 (7.87%) Banking Business Analyst
6 5 (5.62%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 5 (5.62%) Test Manager
7 4 (4.49%) Java Developer
7 4 (4.49%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (3.37%) Risk Manager
8 3 (3.37%) QA Analyst
8 3 (3.37%) IT Business Analyst
8 3 (3.37%) Release Manager
8 3 (3.37%) Technical Architect
8 3 (3.37%) Programme Manager
9 2 (2.25%) Trainer
9 2 (2.25%) Senior Manager
9 2 (2.25%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.49%) Middleware
2 3 (3.37%) .NET
3 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.25%) JMS
3 2 (2.25%) HTML
4 1 (1.12%) Rendezvous
4 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (1.12%) CSS
4 1 (1.12%) XML
4 1 (1.12%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.11%) Derivative
2 8 (8.99%) PMI
2 8 (8.99%) Management Information System
3 7 (7.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (6.74%) Economics
5 5 (5.62%) Credit Risk
6 4 (4.49%) Computer Science
6 4 (4.49%) Equities
7 3 (3.37%) Online Banking
8 2 (2.25%) Fixed Income
8 2 (2.25%) Mainframe
8 2 (2.25%) E-Learning
8 2 (2.25%) Market Risk
8 2 (2.25%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (1.12%) iSeries
9 1 (1.12%) Fat Client
9 1 (1.12%) Clustering
9 1 (1.12%) Thin Client
9 1 (1.12%) AS400
9 1 (1.12%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.61%) UNIX
2 12 (13.48%) Windows
3 7 (7.87%) Linux
4 5 (5.62%) Solaris
5 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.12%) SUSE
5 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.10%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (13.48%) Information Security
3 11 (12.36%) Project Management
3 11 (12.36%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (10.11%) PRINCE2
5 7 (7.87%) Risk Management
5 7 (7.87%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (6.74%) Use Case
6 6 (6.74%) Data Modelling
6 6 (6.74%) Business Analysis
7 5 (5.62%) Change Management
7 5 (5.62%) Test Management
7 5 (5.62%) Waterfall
7 5 (5.62%) Low Latency
8 4 (4.49%) Test Strategy
8 4 (4.49%) Load Balancing
8 4 (4.49%) IT Governance
8 4 (4.49%) Programme Management
8 4 (4.49%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (3.37%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.73%) SQL
2 5 (5.62%) Java
2 5 (5.62%) Shell Script
3 4 (4.49%) C++
3 4 (4.49%) Perl
4 3 (3.37%) C#
5 2 (2.25%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.25%) F#
5 2 (2.25%) Python
6 1 (1.12%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.12%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.12%) RPG
6 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (8.99%) PMI Certification
1 8 (8.99%) Degree
2 3 (3.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (3.37%) CISA
2 3 (3.37%) GIAC
2 3 (3.37%) ISTQB
2 3 (3.37%) ISEB
2 3 (3.37%) CISSP
2 3 (3.37%) PMP
3 2 (2.25%) MCSE
3 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.25%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.61%) QA
2 2 (2.25%) Basel III
2 2 (2.25%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (1.12%) EMIR
System Software
1 4 (4.49%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.12%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.12%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (1.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (1.12%) SRDF
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.12%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (3.37%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (1.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (1.12%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.12%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (1.12%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (1.12%) Control-M
2 1 (1.12%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (12.36%) Oracle
2 5 (5.62%) Cisco
2 5 (5.62%) IBM
2 5 (5.62%) HP
3 4 (4.49%) EMC
3 4 (4.49%) Sybase
4 3 (3.37%) TIBCO
4 3 (3.37%) 29West
5 2 (2.25%) F5
5 2 (2.25%) VMware
5 2 (2.25%) NetApp
5 2 (2.25%) SunGard
5 2 (2.25%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.25%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.25%) Adobe
5 2 (2.25%) Hitachi
5 2 (2.25%) Citrix
5 2 (2.25%) Avaya
5 2 (2.25%) Juniper
6 1 (1.12%) BMC