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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 38 101 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 33.04% 43.16% 42.15%
As % of the General category 50.67% 58.72% 71.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 85 68
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£550 £525 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £650 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £16.50 £29.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -43.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -12.50%
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
75 172 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 65.22% 73.50% 58.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 148 98
Average daily rate £550 £525 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £350 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £617
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Average hourly rate - £13.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -61.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014, 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 31 (37.35%) Banking
2 15 (18.07%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (15.66%) Windows
4 12 (14.46%) Project Management
5 11 (13.25%) Oracle
5 11 (13.25%) Information Security
5 11 (13.25%) Degree
6 10 (12.05%) Use Case
6 10 (12.05%) PRINCE2
6 10 (12.05%) UNIX
7 9 (10.84%) RUP
7 9 (10.84%) Investment Banking
8 7 (8.43%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (8.43%) SQL
9 6 (7.23%) GAP Analysis
9 6 (7.23%) Management Information System
9 6 (7.23%) UML
9 6 (7.23%) Business Analysis
10 5 (6.02%) Validation
10 5 (6.02%) Migration
10 5 (6.02%) Programme Management
10 5 (6.02%) Economics
10 5 (6.02%) Credit Risk
10 5 (6.02%) Time Management
10 5 (6.02%) Data Modelling
10 5 (6.02%) Data Mining
10 5 (6.02%) Active Directory
10 5 (6.02%) Change Management
10 5 (6.02%) Risk Management
10 5 (6.02%) PMI Certification

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 4 (4.82%) Lync
2 3 (3.61%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.20%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.20%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.20%) Documentum
3 1 (1.20%) FileNet
Applications
1 3 (3.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.20%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (1.20%) MS Project
3 1 (1.20%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.20%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) SAP GRC
1 2 (2.41%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.20%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.61%) SaaS
2 1 (1.20%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.82%) SAN
1 4 (4.82%) WAN
2 3 (3.61%) DNS
2 3 (3.61%) Firewall
3 2 (2.41%) H.323
3 2 (2.41%) MPLS
3 2 (2.41%) LAN
3 2 (2.41%) PBX
3 2 (2.41%) VoIP
3 2 (2.41%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (2.41%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.20%) InfiniBand
4 1 (1.20%) BIG-IP
4 1 (1.20%) NAS
4 1 (1.20%) DHCP
4 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.02%) Data Mining
2 4 (4.82%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.61%) DB2
4 2 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.41%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (2.41%) Cognos Report Studio
4 2 (2.41%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.20%) Cognos Event Studio
5 1 (1.20%) Cognos Metric Studio
5 1 (1.20%) Cognos Transformer
5 1 (1.20%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.20%) Big Data
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (1.20%) Essbase
5 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.20%) JIRA
1 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.20%) Toad
General
1 31 (37.35%) Banking
2 9 (10.84%) Investment Banking
3 4 (4.82%) Legal
3 4 (4.82%) Front Office
3 4 (4.82%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.20%) Billing
4 1 (1.20%) Retail
4 1 (1.20%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.20%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.20%) International Banking
4 1 (1.20%) Back Office
4 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (25.30%) Analyst
2 18 (21.69%) Project Manager
3 13 (15.66%) Business Analyst
4 7 (8.43%) Developer
5 6 (7.23%) Consultant
5 6 (7.23%) IT Project Manager
6 5 (6.02%) Senior Project Manager
6 5 (6.02%) Senior Manager
6 5 (6.02%) Architect
7 4 (4.82%) Programme Manager
7 4 (4.82%) Business Manager
8 3 (3.61%) Risk Analyst
8 3 (3.61%) Auditor
8 3 (3.61%) UML Business Analyst
8 3 (3.61%) IT Auditor
8 3 (3.61%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (2.41%) Technical Project Manager
9 2 (2.41%) Information Risk Manager
9 2 (2.41%) Voice Engineer
9 2 (2.41%) Credit Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.61%) Web Services
2 2 (2.41%) Middleware
2 2 (2.41%) JMS
2 2 (2.41%) WSDL
2 2 (2.41%) XML
3 1 (1.20%) Apache Flex
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.20%) HTML5
3 1 (1.20%) .NET
3 1 (1.20%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.23%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.02%) Economics
2 5 (6.02%) Credit Risk
3 4 (4.82%) PMI
3 4 (4.82%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.61%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (3.61%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.41%) Statistics
5 2 (2.41%) Derivative
5 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.20%) Clustering
6 1 (1.20%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.20%) Equities
6 1 (1.20%) CMDB
6 1 (1.20%) Wiki
6 1 (1.20%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.20%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.20%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.66%) Windows
2 10 (12.05%) UNIX
3 2 (2.41%) Linux
4 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.20%) Solaris
4 1 (1.20%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.07%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (14.46%) Project Management
3 11 (13.25%) Information Security
4 10 (12.05%) Use Case
4 10 (12.05%) PRINCE2
5 9 (10.84%) RUP
6 7 (8.43%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (7.23%) GAP Analysis
7 6 (7.23%) UML
7 6 (7.23%) Business Analysis
8 5 (6.02%) Validation
8 5 (6.02%) Migration
8 5 (6.02%) Programme Management
8 5 (6.02%) Time Management
8 5 (6.02%) Data Modelling
8 5 (6.02%) Change Management
8 5 (6.02%) Risk Management
9 4 (4.82%) Workflow
9 4 (4.82%) RAD
10 3 (3.61%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.43%) SQL
2 3 (3.61%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.61%) Java
3 2 (2.41%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.41%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.41%) C
3 2 (2.41%) VB
3 2 (2.41%) VBA
3 2 (2.41%) R
4 1 (1.20%) Scala
4 1 (1.20%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (13.25%) Degree
2 5 (6.02%) PMI Certification
3 4 (4.82%) ISEB
3 4 (4.82%) PMP
4 3 (3.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (3.61%) CISSP
4 3 (3.61%) CISA
4 3 (3.61%) GIAC
5 2 (2.41%) MCSE
5 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.41%) CRISC
6 1 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.20%) IIBA
6 1 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) QA
2 2 (2.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.20%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (1.20%) Basel III
System Software
1 5 (6.02%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (1.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (1.20%) WSUS
1 1 (1.20%) SCCM
1 1 (1.20%) ARCserve
1 1 (1.20%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.20%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 1 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 11 (13.25%) Oracle
2 5 (6.02%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (3.61%) Cisco
3 3 (3.61%) Avaya
3 3 (3.61%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.41%) Juniper
4 2 (2.41%) TIBCO
4 2 (2.41%) Symantec
4 2 (2.41%) CA
4 2 (2.41%) Citrix
4 2 (2.41%) HP
4 2 (2.41%) Cognos
4 2 (2.41%) SAP
4 2 (2.41%) Sybase
4 2 (2.41%) Fortinet
5 1 (1.20%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (1.20%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.20%) Kaspersky
5 1 (1.20%) IBM
5 1 (1.20%) Microsoft
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