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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Institution
Rank 301 218 205
Rank change year-on-year
-83 -13
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 339 454 472
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.64% 0.95% 0.94%
As % of the General category 1.64% 2.25% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 266 300
Average daily rate
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£450 £459 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £266 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.06% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 1
Average hourly rate £9.15 £12.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.28% -30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.10 £9.88 -
% change year-on-year
-7.84% -
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
20621 20176 22126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.68% 42.11% 44.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 13152 13062 13410
Average daily rate £444 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 511 532 676
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.33 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.14% -14.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.10 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -13.46%

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 24 October 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Financial Institution across the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Financial Institution Hourly Rate Histogram 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 24 October 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 -57 251 £475 -5.00% 95
South East -14 30 £395 +21.53% 3
South West -28 16 £330 -12.00% 3
East of England -5 12 £250 -30.55% 5
North West -13 12 £325 +15.35% 20
East Midlands -6 8 £110 -46.73% 2
Yorkshire -3 3 £450 +20.00% 3
West Midlands -23 2 £700 +89.18% 2
Financial Institution
UK

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 785 (100.00%) Finance
2 261 (33.25%) Banking
3 185 (23.57%) Hedge funds
4 170 (21.66%) UNIX
5 164 (20.89%) SQL
6 125 (15.92%) Windows
7 121 (15.41%) Linux
8 116 (14.78%) Microsoft
8 116 (14.78%) Agile Software Development
9 113 (14.39%) Oracle
10 102 (12.99%) Investment Banking
11 94 (11.97%) Java
12 93 (11.85%) Analytical Skills
13 79 (10.06%) Active Directory
14 76 (9.68%) Front Office
15 68 (8.66%) Project Management
16 65 (8.28%) MS Excel
17 57 (7.26%) Migration
18 55 (7.01%) VMware
18 55 (7.01%) Remedy
19 54 (6.88%) Business Analysis
20 52 (6.62%) HP
20 52 (6.62%) SQL Server
21 51 (6.50%) Firewall
21 51 (6.50%) User Acceptance Testing
22 50 (6.37%) IBM
23 49 (6.24%) C#
24 48 (6.11%) Management Information System
24 48 (6.11%) VMware Infrastructure
25 47 (5.99%) .NET

Financial Institution
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 44 (5.61%) WebLogic
2 39 (4.97%) WebSphere
3 37 (4.71%) SharePoint
4 21 (2.68%) SAS
5 20 (2.55%) IIS
6 17 (2.17%) CMS
7 13 (1.66%) MS Exchange
7 13 (1.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 9 (1.15%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 9 (1.15%) WebLogic Portal
8 9 (1.15%) Oracle Service Bus
8 9 (1.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 9 (1.15%) Adobe CQ
9 8 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
9 8 (1.02%) Apache
9 8 (1.02%) Tomcat
10 7 (0.89%) JBoss
10 7 (0.89%) Lync
11 6 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (0.76%) Node.js
Applications
1 65 (8.28%) MS Excel
2 45 (5.73%) MS Office
3 21 (2.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (2.29%) MS Project
5 13 (1.66%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.38%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.25%) Mathematica
8 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.13%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 30 (3.82%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (1.27%) RMDS
2 10 (1.27%) Oracle BPM
3 9 (1.15%) Oracle FAH
3 9 (1.15%) Documaker
4 6 (0.76%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
5 5 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.64%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 4 (0.51%) Markit EDM
6 4 (0.51%) Oracle Cash Management
7 3 (0.38%) assyst
8 2 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.25%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.25%) Eagle PACE
8 2 (0.25%) HiPortfolio
8 2 (0.25%) Summit
9 1 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.13%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.55%) Amazon EC2
1 20 (2.55%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.64%) PaaS
2 5 (0.64%) IaaS
3 2 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.25%) SaaS
4 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.13%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 51 (6.50%) Firewall
2 41 (5.22%) DNS
3 32 (4.08%) TCP/IP
4 27 (3.44%) SSL
5 25 (3.18%) VPN
6 24 (3.06%) HTTP
7 21 (2.68%) WAN
8 17 (2.17%) Internet
9 16 (2.04%) Multicast
10 13 (1.66%) HTTPS
11 12 (1.53%) Intranet
11 12 (1.53%) NetScreen
12 11 (1.40%) SAN
12 11 (1.40%) LAN
13 10 (1.27%) Network Security
14 9 (1.15%) iSCSI
14 9 (1.15%) VLAN
14 9 (1.15%) BGP
14 9 (1.15%) SNMP
14 9 (1.15%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (6.62%) SQL Server
2 41 (5.22%) Oracle Database
3 24 (3.06%) Relational Database
4 22 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
4 22 (2.80%) Oracle Database 10g
4 22 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (2.68%) Oracle Database 11g
5 21 (2.68%) Oracle Exadata
6 20 (2.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (1.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 13 (1.66%) Oracle ODI
10 11 (1.40%) Oracle BI EE
11 9 (1.15%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 8 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (1.02%) RDBMS
13 7 (0.89%) Sybase ASE
13 7 (0.89%) OLAP
14 6 (0.76%) QlikView
14 6 (0.76%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 45 (5.73%) JIRA
2 24 (3.06%) Maven
3 17 (2.17%) Subversion
4 13 (1.66%) TeamCity
5 12 (1.53%) Git (software)
6 9 (1.15%) Ant
6 9 (1.15%) JUnit
7 5 (0.64%) Visual Studio
8 4 (0.51%) Eclipse
8 4 (0.51%) CruiseControl
8 4 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (0.51%) Hudson
8 4 (0.51%) Jasmine
9 3 (0.38%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.38%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (0.38%) Selenium
10 2 (0.25%) TestComplete
10 2 (0.25%) Bugzilla
10 2 (0.25%) NUnit
10 2 (0.25%) Cucumber
General
1 785 (100.00%) Finance
2 261 (33.25%) Banking
3 102 (12.99%) Investment Banking
4 76 (9.68%) Front Office
5 31 (3.95%) Retail
6 20 (2.55%) Telecoms
7 16 (2.04%) Legal
8 12 (1.53%) Retail Banking
9 9 (1.15%) Billing
10 8 (1.02%) Back Office
10 8 (1.02%) Marketing
11 4 (0.51%) Corporate Banking
12 3 (0.38%) French Language
12 3 (0.38%) German Language
13 2 (0.25%) Law
13 2 (0.25%) Advertising
13 2 (0.25%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.13%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.13%) Wholesale Banking
14 1 (0.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 205 (26.11%) Analyst
2 163 (20.76%) Developer
3 67 (8.54%) Business Analyst
4 62 (7.90%) Project Manager
5 37 (4.71%) Consultant
6 35 (4.46%) Java Developer
7 32 (4.08%) Operations Analyst
8 29 (3.69%) Architect
9 23 (2.93%) Support Analyst
10 22 (2.80%) DBA
10 22 (2.80%) C++ Developer
11 21 (2.68%) Data Analyst
12 20 (2.55%) Network Engineer
13 19 (2.42%) Desktop Support
14 17 (2.17%) Linux Engineer
14 17 (2.17%) MI Analyst
15 14 (1.78%) Senior Analyst
15 14 (1.78%) Oracle DBA
16 13 (1.66%) Support Engineer
16 13 (1.66%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (5.99%) .NET
2 42 (5.35%) XML
3 39 (4.97%) HTML
4 38 (4.84%) Middleware
5 32 (4.08%) CSS
6 27 (3.44%) Web Services
7 25 (3.18%) WebSphere MQ
8 24 (3.06%) JMS
9 23 (2.93%) Spring
9 23 (2.93%) ASP.NET
10 21 (2.68%) SOAP
11 18 (2.29%) J2EE
12 16 (2.04%) jQuery
13 14 (1.78%) HTML5
14 13 (1.66%) RESTful
14 13 (1.66%) REST
15 12 (1.53%) FIX Protocol
16 10 (1.27%) JSON
16 10 (1.27%) JDBC
16 10 (1.27%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 185 (23.57%) Hedge funds
2 93 (11.85%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (6.11%) Management Information System
4 35 (4.46%) Equities
5 32 (4.08%) Clustering
6 30 (3.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 28 (3.57%) Fixed Income
7 28 (3.57%) Derivative
8 24 (3.06%) User Experience
9 18 (2.29%) Blackberry
10 17 (2.17%) Credit Risk
11 14 (1.78%) Market Risk
12 13 (1.66%) Tandem
13 12 (1.53%) Computer Science
13 12 (1.53%) Reference Data
13 12 (1.53%) SWIFT
14 10 (1.27%) Client/Server
15 9 (1.15%) AS400
16 8 (1.02%) SecurID
16 8 (1.02%) VAX
Operating Systems
1 170 (21.66%) UNIX
2 125 (15.92%) Windows
3 121 (15.41%) Linux
4 36 (4.59%) Windows 7
5 23 (2.93%) Windows XP
6 21 (2.68%) Solaris
7 20 (2.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (2.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (2.55%) SELinux
8 17 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (1.15%) VMS
10 8 (1.02%) SUSE
11 3 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.38%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.38%) Android
12 2 (0.25%) AIX
12 2 (0.25%) zOS
13 1 (0.13%) MVS
13 1 (0.13%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.13%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (14.78%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (8.66%) Project Management
3 57 (7.26%) Migration
4 54 (6.88%) Business Analysis
5 51 (6.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 47 (5.99%) Business Intelligence
7 43 (5.48%) Change Management
8 41 (5.22%) SOA
9 40 (5.10%) TDD
10 39 (4.97%) Stakeholder Management
10 39 (4.97%) Asset Management
11 38 (4.84%) Risk Management
11 38 (4.84%) ITIL
12 34 (4.33%) Configuration Management
12 34 (4.33%) Data Analysis
13 32 (4.08%) Scrum
14 31 (3.95%) Workflow
15 30 (3.82%) Data Management
15 30 (3.82%) OO
16 29 (3.69%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 164 (20.89%) SQL
2 94 (11.97%) Java
3 49 (6.24%) C#
4 41 (5.22%) Bash Shell
5 40 (5.10%) Python
6 35 (4.46%) Ruby
7 34 (4.33%) JavaScript
8 28 (3.57%) C++
9 27 (3.44%) Shell Script
10 21 (2.68%) C
10 21 (2.68%) T-SQL
11 20 (2.55%) PL/SQL
11 20 (2.55%) Perl
12 17 (2.17%) PowerShell
13 15 (1.91%) VBA
14 14 (1.78%) VB
15 11 (1.40%) Jython
16 10 (1.27%) Scala
17 9 (1.15%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
17 9 (1.15%) PHP
Qualifications
1 38 (4.84%) Degree
2 21 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (2.42%) CISSP
4 15 (1.91%) CCNP
5 13 (1.66%) CISM
6 11 (1.40%) PMI Certification
6 11 (1.40%) ISEB
7 8 (1.02%) PMP
8 7 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (0.89%) CCIE
8 7 (0.89%) CISA
8 7 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 7 (0.89%) JNCIS
9 5 (0.64%) CCA
9 5 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.51%) CCNA
11 3 (0.38%) Sun Certification
11 3 (0.38%) GIAC
11 3 (0.38%) CCSA
11 3 (0.38%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (3.82%) SLA
2 24 (3.06%) Data Quality
3 15 (1.91%) QA
4 8 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (0.89%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.51%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.38%) Basel III
8 3 (0.38%) COBIT
9 1 (0.13%) FATCA
9 1 (0.13%) P3O
9 1 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.13%) COREP
9 1 (0.13%) FINREP
System Software
1 79 (10.06%) Active Directory
2 48 (6.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (4.20%) Oracle RAC
4 13 (1.66%) vSphere
5 9 (1.15%) vCloud
5 9 (1.15%) NFS
6 8 (1.02%) VMware ESX
7 4 (0.51%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 4 (0.51%) Xen
7 4 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.38%) KVM
8 3 (0.38%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.25%) XenApp
9 2 (0.25%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.25%) RACF
9 2 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.25%) ProxySG
9 2 (0.25%) HDFS
10 1 (0.13%) ACF2
10 1 (0.13%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 36 (4.59%) Control-M
2 31 (3.95%) NetBackup
3 24 (3.06%) Tivoli
3 24 (3.06%) Puppet
4 18 (2.29%) Backup Exec
5 15 (1.91%) SCOM
6 13 (1.66%) Data Guard
7 12 (1.53%) Nagios
7 12 (1.53%) OpenView
8 9 (1.15%) Legato
8 9 (1.15%) ARCserve
8 9 (1.15%) EMC NetWorker
8 9 (1.15%) Oracle Identity Management
8 9 (1.15%) HP SIM
9 8 (1.02%) Tivoli NetView
9 8 (1.02%) Netcool
9 8 (1.02%) BMC PATROL
10 7 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
11 6 (0.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 6 (0.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 116 (14.78%) Microsoft
2 113 (14.39%) Oracle
3 55 (7.01%) Remedy
3 55 (7.01%) VMware
4 52 (6.62%) HP
5 50 (6.37%) IBM
6 36 (4.59%) Cisco
7 32 (4.08%) Veritas
8 29 (3.69%) F5
9 24 (3.06%) BMC
10 23 (2.93%) Citrix
11 22 (2.80%) Bloomberg
12 21 (2.68%) Reuters
13 20 (2.55%) Altiris
13 20 (2.55%) Red Hat
14 18 (2.29%) Sybase
15 17 (2.17%) Fidessa
16 16 (2.04%) CheckPoint
17 15 (1.91%) Informatica
17 15 (1.91%) NetApp
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £550.00 - £610.00 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Experis Ltd
Rate: £8 - £9.15 per hour
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: Yesterday
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: Yesterday
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: Yesterday
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: Yesterday
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: Yesterday
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
QUANTICA
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago