The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance 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 Finance over the 3 months to 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 3 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing Finance 14 30 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 22.22% 28.85% 41.78%
As % of the General category 41.18% 44.12% 59.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 23 75
Average daily rate £550 £550 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £428 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £596
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +6.45%
Finance
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
34 68 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 53.97% 65.38% 69.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 50 123
Average daily rate £525 £550 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £400 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £629 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £54.25 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.26% +158.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region citing Finance 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 Finance.

1 25 (45.45%) Banking
2 20 (36.36%) Investment Banking
3 12 (21.82%) Oracle
4 11 (20.00%) SQL
5 10 (18.18%) Project Management
5 10 (18.18%) Financial Institution
6 9 (16.36%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (14.55%) Migration
7 8 (14.55%) SDLC
8 6 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (10.91%) Degree
8 6 (10.91%) Market Risk
9 5 (9.09%) Credit Risk
9 5 (9.09%) QA
9 5 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (9.09%) Asset Management
9 5 (9.09%) Change Management
9 5 (9.09%) Front Office
9 5 (9.09%) Risk Management
9 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
9 5 (9.09%) Java
9 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
9 5 (9.09%) Unix
9 5 (9.09%) Windows
10 4 (7.27%) .NET
10 4 (7.27%) MS Visio
10 4 (7.27%) Configuration Management
10 4 (7.27%) RDBMS
10 4 (7.27%) Business Analysis
10 4 (7.27%) Data Analysis

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region citing Finance 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 Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.64%) IIS
2 2 (3.64%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.82%) CMS
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (7.27%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.64%) MS Office
4 1 (1.82%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.82%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.82%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) Network Security
1 1 (1.82%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database
2 4 (7.27%) RDBMS
2 4 (7.27%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.64%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.64%) SQLPlus
4 1 (1.82%) Big Data
4 1 (1.82%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.82%) MySQL
4 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.82%) OLAP
4 1 (1.82%) OLTP
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) JIRA
1 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.82%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.82%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.82%) Subversion
General
1 25 (45.45%) Banking
2 20 (36.36%) Investment Banking
3 10 (18.18%) Financial Institution
4 5 (9.09%) Front Office
5 2 (3.64%) Back Office
6 1 (1.82%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (34.55%) Analyst
2 13 (23.64%) Business Analyst
3 9 (16.36%) Project Manager
4 8 (14.55%) Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Banking Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Finance Business Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Financial Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) PMO Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Business IT Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Coordinator
7 3 (5.45%) IT Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) IT Business Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Market Risk Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) PMO Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Regulatory Business Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Release Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Business Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) .NET
2 2 (3.64%) HTML
2 2 (3.64%) J2EE
2 2 (3.64%) Middleware
2 2 (3.64%) Web Services
2 2 (3.64%) WSDL
2 2 (3.64%) XML
3 1 (1.82%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.82%) ATL
3 1 (1.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (1.82%) CSS
3 1 (1.82%) jQuery
3 1 (1.82%) MFC
3 1 (1.82%) STL
3 1 (1.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Market Risk
2 5 (9.09%) Credit Risk
3 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.45%) iPad
5 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.64%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.64%) Derivative
6 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.82%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.82%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.82%) iPhone
6 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.09%) Unix
1 5 (9.09%) Windows
2 3 (5.45%) Linux
3 2 (3.64%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.18%) Project Management
2 9 (16.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (14.55%) Migration
3 8 (14.55%) SDLC
4 6 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (9.09%) Asset Management
5 5 (9.09%) Change Management
5 5 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 4 (7.27%) Business Analysis
6 4 (7.27%) Change Control
6 4 (7.27%) Configuration Management
6 4 (7.27%) Data Analysis
6 4 (7.27%) System Testing
7 3 (5.45%) Cash Management
7 3 (5.45%) Data Migration
7 3 (5.45%) Integration Testing
7 3 (5.45%) Software Architecture
7 3 (5.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (5.45%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (5.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.00%) SQL
2 5 (9.09%) Java
3 2 (3.64%) C#
3 2 (3.64%) C++
3 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.64%) LINC
3 2 (3.64%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.82%) Korn
4 1 (1.82%) Perl
4 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.82%) R
4 1 (1.82%) VC++
Qualifications
1 6 (10.91%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) QA
2 2 (3.64%) Basel III
3 1 (1.82%) Basel II
3 1 (1.82%) CRD IV
3 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) BladeLogic
1 2 (3.64%) vRealize
2 1 (1.82%) Control-M
2 1 (1.82%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 12 (21.82%) Oracle
2 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.45%) Sybase
4 2 (3.64%) CheckPoint
4 2 (3.64%) IBM
4 2 (3.64%) ServiceNow
4 2 (3.64%) Unisys
5 1 (1.82%) Adobe
5 1 (1.82%) Apple
5 1 (1.82%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.82%) Cognos
5 1 (1.82%) FatWire
5 1 (1.82%) Forcepoint
5 1 (1.82%) Informatica
5 1 (1.82%) OpenLink
5 1 (1.82%) Symantec
5 1 (1.82%) VMware