The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Financial Institution in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Financial Institution over the 3 months to 30 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 England 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Institution
Rank 224 213 172
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -41
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 467 433 610
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.95% 0.93% 1.15%
As % of the General category 2.45% 2.16% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 279 379
Average daily rate
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£475 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £388 £378
% change year-on-year
-5.80% +2.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 12
Average hourly rate £9.94 £19.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.02% -11.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.94 £11.38 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-12.61% -21.55%
General Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
19066 20058 23595
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.63% 43.05% 44.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 12069 12619 14383
Average daily rate £438 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 510 560 680
Average hourly rate £20.50 £23.21 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.67% -3.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.12 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.95 £44.97 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -15.09%
Financial Institution
UK

Financial Institution
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Financial Institution across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Financial Institution Jobs Demand Trend in England

Financial Institution
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Financial Institution across the England region.

Financial Institution Daily Rate Trend in England

Financial Institution
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Financial Institution across the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Financial Institution Daily Rate Histogram in England

Financial Institution
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Financial Institution across the England region.

Financial Institution Hourly Rate Trend in England

Financial Institution
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Institution within the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +38 385 £488 +2.63% 107
South East -4 44 £388 -12.67% 12
North West +6 12 £400 -5.88% 11
Yorkshire +8 6 £425 +13.33%
East of England -16 6 £324 - 2
South West -44 6 £350 -7.89% 1
East Midlands -5 5 £425 +41.66% 2
West Midlands -23 2 - - 2
Midlands - - - -
Financial Institution
UK

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Financial Institution 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 Financial Institution.

1 874 (100.00%) Finance
2 268 (30.66%) Banking
3 210 (24.03%) Hedge funds
4 158 (18.08%) SQL
5 152 (17.39%) Windows
6 151 (17.28%) UNIX
7 123 (14.07%) Oracle
8 120 (13.73%) Microsoft
9 110 (12.59%) Investment Banking
10 97 (11.10%) Linux
11 96 (10.98%) Project Management
11 96 (10.98%) Active Directory
12 87 (9.95%) Java
13 85 (9.73%) MS Excel
14 77 (8.81%) Front Office
15 68 (7.78%) Migration
16 65 (7.44%) IBM
17 64 (7.32%) SQL Server
17 64 (7.32%) Firewall
18 62 (7.09%) HP
18 62 (7.09%) Windows 7
19 57 (6.52%) Cisco
20 56 (6.41%) MS Office
21 55 (6.29%) Agile Software Development
22 53 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
22 53 (6.06%) VMware
22 53 (6.06%) Degree
23 49 (5.61%) Business Analysis
24 48 (5.49%) .NET
24 48 (5.49%) PRINCE2

Financial Institution
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Financial Institution 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 Financial Institution. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 42 (4.81%) SharePoint
2 38 (4.35%) WebLogic
2 38 (4.35%) WebSphere
3 20 (2.29%) CMS
4 17 (1.95%) IIS
5 13 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 13 (1.49%) MS Exchange
5 13 (1.49%) SAS
6 9 (1.03%) Oracle Coherence
6 9 (1.03%) Joomla!
7 7 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (0.69%) Umbraco
9 5 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (0.57%) Lync
10 4 (0.46%) Cloud Foundry
10 4 (0.46%) Apache
10 4 (0.46%) WebLogic Portal
10 4 (0.46%) Oracle Service Bus
11 3 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (0.34%) Node.js
Applications
1 85 (9.73%) MS Excel
2 56 (6.41%) MS Office
3 28 (3.20%) MS Project
4 20 (2.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (1.72%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.34%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.23%) Mathematica
8 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 25 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (0.80%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 7 (0.80%) ION MarketView
3 6 (0.69%) RMDS
4 5 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.57%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (0.46%) Oracle FAH
5 4 (0.46%) Markit EDM
5 4 (0.46%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.34%) Documaker
7 2 (0.23%) Summit
7 2 (0.23%) Kondor+
7 2 (0.23%) Eagle PACE
7 2 (0.23%) Temenos T24
7 2 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.11%) HFM
8 1 (0.11%) Khalix
8 1 (0.11%) assyst
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.29%) Amazon EC2
1 20 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.46%) Taleo
3 3 (0.34%) PaaS
3 3 (0.34%) IaaS
4 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 64 (7.32%) Firewall
2 36 (4.12%) Internet
2 36 (4.12%) VPN
3 32 (3.66%) WAN
4 31 (3.55%) Multicast
5 28 (3.20%) DNS
6 27 (3.09%) TCP/IP
7 23 (2.63%) HTTP
8 20 (2.29%) Intranet
9 18 (2.06%) NetScreen
10 15 (1.72%) Network Security
10 15 (1.72%) LAN
10 15 (1.72%) SSL
11 11 (1.26%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (1.26%) SAN
12 10 (1.14%) VLAN
13 9 (1.03%) iSCSI
13 9 (1.03%) FCoE
13 9 (1.03%) Fibre Channel
13 9 (1.03%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 38 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 30 (3.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (3.09%) Oracle Database 10g
5 26 (2.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 21 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
7 20 (2.29%) Oracle Exadata
8 19 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
9 13 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 13 (1.49%) Relational Database
10 11 (1.26%) Oracle Database 11g
10 11 (1.26%) DB2
11 10 (1.14%) RDBMS
12 8 (0.92%) MS Access
12 8 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (0.80%) Sybase ASE
13 7 (0.80%) Oracle Database 12c
14 6 (0.69%) OLAP
15 5 (0.57%) Oracle BI EE
15 5 (0.57%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 29 (3.32%) JIRA
2 11 (1.26%) Eclipse
3 10 (1.14%) Maven
4 8 (0.92%) Subversion
5 6 (0.69%) TeamCity
5 6 (0.69%) Git (software)
6 5 (0.57%) Ant
7 4 (0.46%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (0.46%) Selenium
8 3 (0.34%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.23%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (0.23%) JUnit
10 1 (0.11%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.11%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (0.11%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.11%) Mockito
10 1 (0.11%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.11%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.11%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 874 (100.00%) Finance
2 268 (30.66%) Banking
3 110 (12.59%) Investment Banking
4 77 (8.81%) Front Office
5 34 (3.89%) Retail
6 22 (2.52%) Legal
7 17 (1.95%) Back Office
8 13 (1.49%) Marketing
9 11 (1.26%) Telecoms
10 10 (1.14%) Retail Banking
10 10 (1.14%) French Language
11 8 (0.92%) Spanish Language
12 6 (0.69%) Advertising
12 6 (0.69%) Billing
13 5 (0.57%) Corporate Banking
14 4 (0.46%) Publishing
14 4 (0.46%) German Language
15 3 (0.34%) Private Banking
16 2 (0.23%) International Banking
17 1 (0.11%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 213 (24.37%) Analyst
2 170 (19.45%) Developer
3 85 (9.73%) Business Analyst
4 83 (9.50%) Project Manager
5 48 (5.49%) Consultant
6 38 (4.35%) Architect
7 33 (3.78%) Java Developer
8 29 (3.32%) Operations Analyst
9 26 (2.97%) DBA
10 25 (2.86%) Desktop Support
11 24 (2.75%) Support Engineer
12 23 (2.63%) C++ Developer
13 22 (2.52%) Junior
14 21 (2.40%) Network Engineer
15 20 (2.29%) Data Analyst
16 19 (2.17%) Support Analyst
17 18 (2.06%) Banking Business Analyst
18 17 (1.95%) Linux Engineer
19 16 (1.83%) Senior Analyst
20 15 (1.72%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (5.49%) .NET
2 39 (4.46%) HTML
3 36 (4.12%) XML
4 33 (3.78%) Middleware
5 32 (3.66%) CSS
6 29 (3.32%) WebSphere MQ
7 24 (2.75%) ASP.NET
8 20 (2.29%) Spring
9 19 (2.17%) jQuery
10 18 (2.06%) HTML5
11 16 (1.83%) Web Services
12 13 (1.49%) Oracle Fusion
13 10 (1.14%) JMS
13 10 (1.14%) WCF
14 9 (1.03%) WebCenter
14 9 (1.03%) J2EE
14 9 (1.03%) SOAP
15 8 (0.92%) CSS3
16 7 (0.80%) MDX
16 7 (0.80%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 210 (24.03%) Hedge funds
2 40 (4.58%) Management Information System
3 36 (4.12%) Equities
4 34 (3.89%) Fixed Income
5 29 (3.32%) Clustering
6 25 (2.86%) Blackberry
7 22 (2.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 22 (2.52%) Derivative
8 18 (2.06%) Computer Science
9 13 (1.49%) Client/Server
10 12 (1.37%) Economics
10 12 (1.37%) Credit Risk
11 11 (1.26%) E-Learning
12 10 (1.14%) AS400
13 9 (1.03%) Market Risk
14 8 (0.92%) SecurID
14 8 (0.92%) VAX
14 8 (0.92%) Reference Data
15 7 (0.80%) Wiki
15 7 (0.80%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 152 (17.39%) Windows
2 151 (17.28%) UNIX
3 97 (11.10%) Linux
4 62 (7.09%) Windows 7
5 31 (3.55%) Solaris
6 29 (3.32%) Windows XP
7 20 (2.29%) SELinux
8 15 (1.72%) VMS
9 14 (1.60%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (0.80%) Android
12 6 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (0.57%) Apple iOS
13 5 (0.57%) NetWare
14 3 (0.34%) zOS
14 3 (0.34%) AIX
15 2 (0.23%) OS/390
15 2 (0.23%) MVS
15 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
15 2 (0.23%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (10.98%) Project Management
2 68 (7.78%) Migration
3 55 (6.29%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 49 (5.61%) Business Analysis
6 48 (5.49%) PRINCE2
7 47 (5.38%) Change Management
8 45 (5.15%) Asset Management
8 45 (5.15%) User Acceptance Testing
9 43 (4.92%) Service Delivery
9 43 (4.92%) Risk Management
10 42 (4.81%) ITIL
10 42 (4.81%) Business Intelligence
11 40 (4.58%) Incident Management
12 32 (3.66%) Information Security
13 31 (3.55%) Data Analysis
13 31 (3.55%) Configuration Management
13 31 (3.55%) Performance Tuning
14 30 (3.43%) SOA
15 28 (3.20%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 158 (18.08%) SQL
2 87 (9.95%) Java
3 46 (5.26%) C#
4 39 (4.46%) JavaScript
5 35 (4.00%) Bash Shell
6 32 (3.66%) C
7 29 (3.32%) Python
7 29 (3.32%) C++
8 28 (3.20%) Ruby
9 22 (2.52%) T-SQL
10 21 (2.40%) PL/SQL
11 20 (2.29%) VB
12 19 (2.17%) VBA
13 18 (2.06%) PowerShell
14 16 (1.83%) Perl
15 14 (1.60%) Shell Script
16 8 (0.92%) PHP
16 8 (0.92%) Scala
17 7 (0.80%) VBScript
18 4 (0.46%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 53 (6.06%) Degree
2 32 (3.66%) CISSP
3 28 (3.20%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (2.63%) CISM
5 21 (2.40%) JNCIS
5 21 (2.40%) CCNP
6 19 (2.17%) PMI Certification
7 14 (1.60%) ISEB
7 14 (1.60%) PMP
7 14 (1.60%) CISA
8 7 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (0.69%) CCNA
9 6 (0.69%) JNCIA
10 5 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (0.46%) CCIE
11 4 (0.46%) CCSA
11 4 (0.46%) CCSE
12 3 (0.34%) MCITP
12 3 (0.34%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.20%) SLA
2 19 (2.17%) QA
3 17 (1.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 13 (1.49%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.80%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.57%) EMIR
7 4 (0.46%) Basel III
8 3 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.34%) CRD IV
8 3 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (0.34%) COREP
8 3 (0.34%) FINREP
9 2 (0.23%) COBIT
9 2 (0.23%) MiFID
10 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.11%) P3O
System Software
1 96 (10.98%) Active Directory
2 47 (5.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (3.66%) Oracle RAC
4 14 (1.60%) vSphere
5 13 (1.49%) Microsoft App-V
6 9 (1.03%) vCloud
6 9 (1.03%) NFS
7 8 (0.92%) XenDesktop
8 6 (0.69%) VMware ESX
9 4 (0.46%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 4 (0.46%) XenApp
10 3 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.23%) KVM
11 2 (0.23%) HDFS
11 2 (0.23%) Hyper-V
12 1 (0.11%) Squid
12 1 (0.11%) Xen
12 1 (0.11%) XenServer
12 1 (0.11%) ProxySG
12 1 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 33 (3.78%) Control-M
2 32 (3.66%) Tivoli
3 27 (3.09%) Puppet
3 27 (3.09%) NetBackup
4 16 (1.83%) SCOM
5 15 (1.72%) Data Guard
5 15 (1.72%) Backup Exec
6 14 (1.60%) SCCM
7 12 (1.37%) Nagios
8 11 (1.26%) OpenView
9 9 (1.03%) EMC NetWorker
9 9 (1.03%) ARCserve
10 8 (0.92%) Tivoli NetView
10 8 (0.92%) Netcool
10 8 (0.92%) BMC PATROL
10 8 (0.92%) Legato
10 8 (0.92%) HP SIM
11 7 (0.80%) Oracle Identity Management
12 5 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
12 5 (0.57%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 123 (14.07%) Oracle
2 120 (13.73%) Microsoft
3 65 (7.44%) IBM
4 62 (7.09%) HP
5 57 (6.52%) Cisco
6 53 (6.06%) VMware
7 44 (5.03%) Remedy
8 37 (4.23%) F5
8 37 (4.23%) Bloomberg
9 32 (3.66%) Reuters
9 32 (3.66%) Juniper
10 30 (3.43%) Citrix
11 27 (3.09%) Veritas
11 27 (3.09%) Altiris
12 24 (2.75%) McAfee
12 24 (2.75%) Blue Coat
13 23 (2.63%) Fidessa
14 19 (2.17%) Sybase
14 19 (2.17%) BMC
15 17 (1.95%) ProCurve
Knutsford, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Thebes IT
Rate: Unspecified Competitive day rate
Posted: 11 hours ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Thebes IT
Posted: Yesterday
London
Thebes IT
Rate: Unspecified Competitve
Posted: Yesterday
London
Thebes IT
Rate: Unspecified Competitve
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
QUANTICA
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Thebes IT
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £100.00 - £120.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Robert Walters
Rate: £380 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Thebes IT
Rate: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Robert Walters
Rate: £380 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
FT Select
Rate: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago