The 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 22 May 2015 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Institution
Rank 292 239 214
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -25
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 344 404 378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.70% 0.84% 0.89%
As % of the General category 1.80% 2.16% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 248 230
Average daily rate
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£463 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+20.71% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Average hourly rate £10.61 £23.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.89% +12.19%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.45 £23.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-54.55% +13.58%
Financial Institution
UK

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

General Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
19088 18732 18269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.80% 39.05% 43.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 12243 12033 11324
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 477 536 622
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.64 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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 -47 236 £475 - 72
South East -3 38 £473 +25.16% 14
East Midlands +22 33 £375 +257.14% 3
North West -20 10 £325 -15.03% 8
South West +5 8 £423 +16.55% 16
Yorkshire -14 7 £388 -8.82% 11
East of England +9 6 £400 +25.00% 1
West Midlands -11 2 £450 +12.50% 3
Midlands - 1 £550 -
Financial Institution
UK

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 663 (100.00%) Finance
2 203 (30.62%) Banking
3 116 (17.50%) MS Excel
4 111 (16.74%) SQL
4 111 (16.74%) Windows
5 103 (15.54%) Microsoft
6 98 (14.78%) Analytical Skills
7 94 (14.18%) Agile Software Development
8 85 (12.82%) UNIX
8 85 (12.82%) Java
9 73 (11.01%) Project Management
10 72 (10.86%) Linux
11 70 (10.56%) Investment Banking
12 66 (9.95%) Oracle
12 66 (9.95%) MS Office
13 62 (9.35%) Front Office
13 62 (9.35%) Hedge funds
14 56 (8.45%) XML
15 53 (7.99%) ITIL
16 52 (7.84%) Active Directory
17 49 (7.39%) SQL Server
17 49 (7.39%) HTML
17 49 (7.39%) Business Analysis
18 47 (7.09%) Stakeholder Management
19 46 (6.94%) JavaScript
20 45 (6.79%) Degree
21 44 (6.64%) Retail
22 39 (5.88%) .NET
22 39 (5.88%) IBM
23 38 (5.73%) Data Analysis

Financial Institution
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 31 (4.68%) WebSphere
1 31 (4.68%) WebLogic
2 21 (3.17%) JBoss
3 19 (2.87%) SharePoint
4 17 (2.56%) Tomcat
5 16 (2.41%) SAS
6 13 (1.96%) Node.js
6 13 (1.96%) MS Exchange
7 10 (1.51%) CMS
7 10 (1.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 10 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
9 6 (0.90%) FileNet
10 5 (0.75%) Apache
11 4 (0.60%) WebSphere Process Server
11 4 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.45%) Lync
13 2 (0.30%) LiveLink
Applications
1 116 (17.50%) MS Excel
2 66 (9.95%) MS Office
3 31 (4.68%) MS Project
4 18 (2.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (2.11%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.45%) SPSS
8 1 (0.15%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (2.11%) Remedy ITSM
2 13 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.90%) Summit
3 6 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.75%) Oracle Cash Management
4 5 (0.75%) assyst
5 3 (0.45%) Markit EDM
5 3 (0.45%) Eagle PACE
5 3 (0.45%) RMDS
6 2 (0.30%) BASE24
6 2 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.30%) IntelliMatch
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.15%) thinkFolio
7 1 (0.15%) Findur
7 1 (0.15%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.15%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.60%) Office 365
2 4 (0.60%) OneDrive
3 3 (0.45%) Force.com
4 2 (0.30%) Taleo
4 2 (0.30%) PaaS
5 1 (0.15%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (0.15%) GitHub
5 1 (0.15%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 29 (4.37%) Internet
2 28 (4.22%) TCP/IP
3 26 (3.92%) ATM
4 22 (3.32%) SSL
5 19 (2.87%) Firewall
6 17 (2.56%) LAN
6 17 (2.56%) WAN
7 16 (2.41%) BGP
8 15 (2.26%) DNS
9 12 (1.81%) VPN
9 12 (1.81%) EIGRP
10 11 (1.66%) HTTP
11 10 (1.51%) LDAP
11 10 (1.51%) OSPF
12 9 (1.36%) Cisco Nexus
12 9 (1.36%) DHCP
12 9 (1.36%) Wireless
13 7 (1.06%) MPLS
14 6 (0.90%) Intrusion Detection
14 6 (0.90%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (7.39%) SQL Server
2 21 (3.17%) Relational Database
2 21 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (2.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (2.56%) RDBMS
5 13 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (1.51%) NoSQL
7 9 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (1.21%) UniData
8 8 (1.21%) Oracle Database
9 7 (1.06%) MS Access
10 6 (0.90%) Data Mining
10 6 (0.90%) Oracle Exadata
11 5 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (0.75%) Base SAS
11 5 (0.75%) Oracle BI EE
11 5 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (0.75%) OLAP
12 4 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 19 (2.87%) JIRA
2 16 (2.41%) Maven
3 12 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (1.51%) Subversion
5 6 (0.90%) Mockito
5 6 (0.90%) Jasmine
6 5 (0.75%) Visual Studio
6 5 (0.75%) JUnit
7 4 (0.60%) NUnit
7 4 (0.60%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.45%) Moq
8 3 (0.45%) Git (software)
8 3 (0.45%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.45%) JBehave
8 3 (0.45%) Selenium
8 3 (0.45%) Ant
9 2 (0.30%) Xcode
9 2 (0.30%) Toad
9 2 (0.30%) ClearCase
9 2 (0.30%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 663 (100.00%) Finance
2 203 (30.62%) Banking
3 70 (10.56%) Investment Banking
4 62 (9.35%) Front Office
5 44 (6.64%) Retail
6 13 (1.96%) Back Office
7 11 (1.66%) Marketing
8 10 (1.51%) Legal
8 10 (1.51%) Retail Banking
9 8 (1.21%) Advertising
10 7 (1.06%) Telecoms
11 6 (0.90%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.30%) Publishing
12 2 (0.30%) Law
13 1 (0.15%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.15%) Games
13 1 (0.15%) Automotive
13 1 (0.15%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 216 (32.58%) Analyst
2 127 (19.16%) Developer
3 67 (10.11%) Business Analyst
4 56 (8.45%) Project Manager
5 34 (5.13%) Consultant
6 31 (4.68%) Architect
7 26 (3.92%) Service Analyst
8 21 (3.17%) Data Analyst
8 21 (3.17%) Java Developer
9 19 (2.87%) Solutions Architect
10 16 (2.41%) Administrator
10 16 (2.41%) Senior Developer
10 16 (2.41%) Team Leader
11 15 (2.26%) Service Desk Analyst
11 15 (2.26%) Analyst Developer
11 15 (2.26%) Technical Consultant
12 14 (2.11%) Support Analyst
13 13 (1.96%) Network Engineer
13 13 (1.96%) Support Engineer
13 13 (1.96%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (8.45%) XML
2 49 (7.39%) HTML
3 39 (5.88%) .NET
4 33 (4.98%) Web Services
5 28 (4.22%) HTML5
6 25 (3.77%) CSS
7 23 (3.47%) J2EE
8 21 (3.17%) Middleware
9 19 (2.87%) FIX Protocol
10 17 (2.56%) CSS3
11 14 (2.11%) WCF
12 13 (1.96%) .NET Framework
12 13 (1.96%) Entity Framework
12 13 (1.96%) Spring
13 12 (1.81%) SOAP
14 11 (1.66%) LINQ
15 10 (1.51%) JMS
15 10 (1.51%) WebSphere MQ
15 10 (1.51%) AngularJS
16 8 (1.21%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 98 (14.78%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (9.35%) Hedge funds
3 38 (5.73%) Fixed Income
3 38 (5.73%) Derivative
4 35 (5.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 24 (3.62%) Management Information System
6 23 (3.47%) Equities
7 21 (3.17%) Computer Science
8 20 (3.02%) SWIFT
9 14 (2.11%) Client/Server
9 14 (2.11%) Equity Derivative
10 12 (1.81%) Credit Derivative
10 12 (1.81%) Clustering
10 12 (1.81%) Credit Risk
11 11 (1.66%) Blackberry
12 10 (1.51%) Market Risk
12 10 (1.51%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 10 (1.51%) Reference Data
13 8 (1.21%) CMDB
14 7 (1.06%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 111 (16.74%) Windows
2 85 (12.82%) UNIX
3 72 (10.86%) Linux
4 32 (4.83%) Windows 7
5 24 (3.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (3.47%) Solaris
7 20 (3.02%) Windows XP
8 11 (1.66%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (1.06%) AIX
11 6 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.75%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.60%) Android
14 3 (0.45%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.45%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.15%) zOS
15 1 (0.15%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (14.18%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (11.01%) Project Management
3 53 (7.99%) ITIL
4 49 (7.39%) Business Analysis
5 47 (7.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 38 (5.73%) Data Analysis
7 37 (5.58%) Migration
8 34 (5.13%) Analytics
9 31 (4.68%) Data Modelling
9 31 (4.68%) SOA
9 31 (4.68%) Change Management
10 30 (4.52%) Asset Management
10 30 (4.52%) OO
11 29 (4.37%) User Acceptance Testing
12 28 (4.22%) Scrum
13 27 (4.07%) Risk Management
14 25 (3.77%) TDD
15 24 (3.62%) Data Management
16 23 (3.47%) Time Management
16 23 (3.47%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 111 (16.74%) SQL
2 85 (12.82%) Java
3 46 (6.94%) JavaScript
4 35 (5.28%) C#
5 23 (3.47%) PowerShell
5 23 (3.47%) C++
6 22 (3.32%) Perl
7 19 (2.87%) T-SQL
7 19 (2.87%) VBA
8 17 (2.56%) Python
9 14 (2.11%) C
9 14 (2.11%) Bash Shell
10 13 (1.96%) VBScript
11 12 (1.81%) Shell Script
12 6 (0.90%) VB
12 6 (0.90%) Ruby
13 5 (0.75%) Korn
14 4 (0.60%) PHP
14 4 (0.60%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.45%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 45 (6.79%) Degree
2 16 (2.41%) CISSP
3 11 (1.66%) CISM
4 9 (1.36%) ISEB
5 8 (1.21%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (1.06%) PMI Certification
6 7 (1.06%) CISA
7 5 (0.75%) CCNP
8 4 (0.60%) CCSE
8 4 (0.60%) GCIA
8 4 (0.60%) GCIH
8 4 (0.60%) CCSA
8 4 (0.60%) CCIE
8 4 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.60%) IBM Certification
9 3 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.45%) RHCE
10 2 (0.30%) CISMP
10 2 (0.30%) MCSE
10 2 (0.30%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (5.58%) QA
2 30 (4.52%) SLA
3 9 (1.36%) Data Quality
4 8 (1.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.90%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.90%) FATCA
5 6 (0.90%) EMIR
6 4 (0.60%) COBIT
6 4 (0.60%) COSO
7 2 (0.30%) Basel II
8 1 (0.15%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.15%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.15%) Basel III
8 1 (0.15%) MiFID
8 1 (0.15%) GCP
8 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 52 (7.84%) Active Directory
2 14 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.06%) vSphere
3 7 (1.06%) Terminal Services
4 6 (0.90%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (0.90%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (0.90%) XenApp
4 6 (0.90%) OCFS2
4 6 (0.90%) GlusterFS
4 6 (0.90%) GFS2
5 2 (0.30%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.30%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.30%) UAG
6 1 (0.15%) RHEV
6 1 (0.15%) KVM
6 1 (0.15%) NFS
Systems Management
1 19 (2.87%) SCCM
2 10 (1.51%) Puppet
3 9 (1.36%) Control-M
4 8 (1.21%) Tivoli
5 6 (0.90%) Red Hat Satellite
6 5 (0.75%) SELinux
6 5 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (0.75%) NetBackup
6 5 (0.75%) Backup Exec
7 4 (0.60%) OpenView
8 3 (0.45%) ITRS Geneos
8 3 (0.45%) yum
8 3 (0.45%) CA Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.30%) DameWare
9 2 (0.30%) ARCserve
9 2 (0.30%) WSUS
9 2 (0.30%) SCOM
9 2 (0.30%) vMotion
10 1 (0.15%) CA Spectrum
10 1 (0.15%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 103 (15.54%) Microsoft
2 66 (9.95%) Oracle
3 39 (5.88%) IBM
4 27 (4.07%) VMware
4 27 (4.07%) Citrix
5 24 (3.62%) Remedy
6 21 (3.17%) Cisco
7 14 (2.11%) BMC
8 13 (1.96%) Sybase
9 12 (1.81%) Bloomberg
10 11 (1.66%) Reuters
10 11 (1.66%) HP
10 11 (1.66%) Calypso
11 10 (1.51%) Red Hat
11 10 (1.51%) Salesforce.com
12 9 (1.36%) F5
12 9 (1.36%) TIBCO
13 8 (1.21%) CheckPoint
13 8 (1.21%) McAfee
13 8 (1.21%) Cyber-Ark
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: market rate
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £750 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
JM
Rate: £600 - £630 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £575 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £550 - £600 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £600 - £700 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £340 - £360 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Docklands
iKonnect
Rate: £400 - £480 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £320 - £360 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £600 - £700 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £445 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Slough
The People Network
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Slough
The People Network
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 20 days ago