The 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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 2 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Banking 14 29 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 30.43% 27.10% 38.52%
As % of the General category 51.85% 44.62% 52.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 24 47
Average daily rate £500 £553 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.50% +10.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £416 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £631 £610
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £423 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.48% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.82 £10.44 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-5.98% -22.66%
Banking
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Docklands, London region.

General Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
27 65 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 58.70% 60.75% 74.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 53 77
Average daily rate £500 £550 £505
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +8.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £400 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £642 £638 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £33.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.88%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016, 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 17 (53.13%) Investment Banking
2 16 (50.00%) Finance
3 9 (28.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (18.75%) SQL
6 5 (15.63%) Oracle
6 5 (15.63%) ITIL
6 5 (15.63%) Migration
7 4 (12.50%) Project Management
7 4 (12.50%) ITSM
7 4 (12.50%) Service Management
7 4 (12.50%) Change Management
7 4 (12.50%) MS Office
7 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (9.38%) Waterfall
8 3 (9.38%) Data Quality
8 3 (9.38%) ServiceNow
8 3 (9.38%) Unix
8 3 (9.38%) Bloomberg
8 3 (9.38%) Java
8 3 (9.38%) Linux
8 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (9.38%) Financial Institution
8 3 (9.38%) Front Office
8 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
8 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis
8 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (6.25%) Retail Banking
9 2 (6.25%) Derivative

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 1 (3.13%) Apache
1 1 (3.13%) Confluence
1 1 (3.13%) IBM Notes
1 1 (3.13%) SAS
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) Acrobat
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Network Security
1 1 (3.13%) PBX
1 1 (3.13%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) IBM InfoSphere
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.13%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) FishEye
1 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
1 1 (3.13%) Subversion
1 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (53.13%) Investment Banking
2 16 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (9.38%) Financial Institution
3 3 (9.38%) Front Office
4 2 (6.25%) Retail
4 2 (6.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Analyst
2 8 (25.00%) Banking Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Business Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Project Manager
5 4 (12.50%) Data Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Banking Project Manager
6 3 (9.38%) Consultant
6 3 (9.38%) Financial Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Report Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Agile Business Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Architect
7 2 (6.25%) Deployment Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Market Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Market Data Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Reference Data Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Service Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) IT Risk Manager
8 1 (3.13%) ITIL Manager
8 1 (3.13%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
1 1 (3.13%) Grails
1 1 (3.13%) HTML
1 1 (3.13%) HTML5
1 1 (3.13%) JMS
1 1 (3.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Data Integration
2 2 (6.25%) Derivative
2 2 (6.25%) Equity Derivative
2 2 (6.25%) Reference Data
3 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.13%) Equities
3 1 (3.13%) IVR
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Market Risk
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Online Banking
3 1 (3.13%) PMI
3 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Linux
1 3 (9.38%) Unix
2 2 (6.25%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.63%) ITIL
3 5 (15.63%) Migration
4 4 (12.50%) Change Management
4 4 (12.50%) ITSM
4 4 (12.50%) Project Management
4 4 (12.50%) Service Management
5 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis
5 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
5 3 (9.38%) Waterfall
6 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) Coaching
6 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.25%) Process Improvement
6 2 (6.25%) Resource Management
6 2 (6.25%) Software Architecture
6 2 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
2 3 (9.38%) Java
3 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.13%) Groovy
4 1 (3.13%) Perl
4 1 (3.13%) Python
4 1 (3.13%) R
4 1 (3.13%) Scala
4 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
1 2 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 2 (6.25%) PMI Certification
1 2 (6.25%) PMP
2 1 (3.13%) CAPM
2 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) Data Quality
2 2 (6.25%) ISO20022
2 2 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (3.13%) COREP
3 1 (3.13%) CRD IV
3 1 (3.13%) FINREP
3 1 (3.13%) QA
3 1 (3.13%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Control-M
1 1 (3.13%) MIMEsweeper
1 1 (3.13%) vRealize
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.38%) Bloomberg
3 3 (9.38%) ServiceNow
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco
4 2 (6.25%) Reuters
5 1 (3.13%) Adobe
5 1 (3.13%) Avaya
5 1 (3.13%) Blue Coat
5 1 (3.13%) EMC
5 1 (3.13%) Forcepoint
5 1 (3.13%) Genesys
5 1 (3.13%) HP
5 1 (3.13%) Lotus
5 1 (3.13%) Symantec
5 1 (3.13%) Teradata
5 1 (3.13%) Veeam
5 1 (3.13%) VMware