The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 8 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing Banking 2861 3681 3503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.47% 15.96% 14.29%
As % of the General category 29.65% 34.27% 31.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2100 2665 2604
Median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £353 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 12
Median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +16.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £13.85 £16.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £100.00 £25.33
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £16.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year
+78.78% +50.00%
Banking
England

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

General Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
9649 10740 10997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.07% 46.56% 44.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 6916 7604 7779
Median daily rate £488 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 132 148
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.13 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.32% +0.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.04 £12.69 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.42 £44.25 £42.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.20%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Banking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in London

Banking
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Banking Daily Rate Trend in London

Banking
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the London region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Banking Daily Rate Histogram in London

Banking
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Banking Hourly Rate Trend in London

Banking
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Banking across the London region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Banking Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Banking
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the London region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -1 630 £525 - 103
Canary Wharf +3 48 £425 -19.04%
Bromley +5 14 £443 -26.25%
Docklands, London -5 9 £525 -4.54% 1
Feltham - 3 £488 -
Brentford +6 1 £400 -15.78%
Croydon -13 1 £105 -76.66%
Hayes - 1 £105 -
Wembley - 1 £105 -
Clapham - 1 £388 -
Southwark - 1 £475 -
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Banking.

1 3062 (55.27%) Finance
2 1596 (28.81%) Investment Banking
3 1473 (26.59%) Agile Software Development
4 1031 (18.61%) SQL
5 1025 (18.50%) Java
6 688 (12.42%) Stakeholder Management
7 576 (10.40%) JavaScript
8 563 (10.16%) Oracle
9 561 (10.13%) Project Management
10 542 (9.78%) Retail
11 525 (9.48%) HTML
12 524 (9.46%) Linux
13 506 (9.13%) Unix
14 498 (8.99%) Front Office
15 454 (8.19%) Windows
16 446 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
17 433 (7.82%) C#
18 401 (7.24%) AngularJS
19 400 (7.22%) Business Analysis
20 397 (7.17%) SQL Server
21 380 (6.86%) .NET
22 378 (6.82%) HTML5
23 372 (6.71%) CSS
24 369 (6.66%) Scrum
24 369 (6.66%) TDD
25 363 (6.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
26 350 (6.32%) Retail Banking
27 332 (5.99%) Microsoft
28 321 (5.79%) User Experience
29 315 (5.69%) Migration

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 116 (2.09%) SharePoint
2 113 (2.04%) Apache Spark
3 108 (1.95%) WebSphere
4 94 (1.70%) Tomcat
5 91 (1.64%) Apache
6 83 (1.50%) SAS
7 78 (1.41%) Confluence
8 68 (1.23%) IIS
9 39 (0.70%) Cloud Foundry
10 38 (0.69%) MS Exchange
11 37 (0.67%) WebLogic
12 31 (0.56%) JBoss
13 28 (0.51%) Oracle Coherence
14 26 (0.47%) CMS
14 26 (0.47%) Jetty
15 25 (0.45%) Mule
16 24 (0.43%) nginx
17 22 (0.40%) Skype for Business
18 20 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
19 18 (0.32%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 271 (4.89%) MS Excel
2 173 (3.12%) MS Office
3 135 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 95 (1.71%) MS Visio
5 86 (1.55%) MS Project
6 34 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
7 27 (0.49%) Photoshop
8 16 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
9 11 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
10 8 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 7 (0.13%) SPSS
12 6 (0.11%) Open Workbench
13 5 (0.090%) InDesign
14 1 (0.018%) EViews
14 1 (0.018%) Fireworks
14 1 (0.018%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 17 (0.31%) ION MarketView
2 15 (0.27%) Temenos T24
3 14 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 13 (0.23%) Summit
5 12 (0.22%) Eikon
5 12 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
6 9 (0.16%) SAP FI
7 8 (0.14%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 7 (0.13%) Markit EDM
8 7 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
8 7 (0.13%) SAP CO
8 7 (0.13%) SAP FI/CO
9 6 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
9 6 (0.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 6 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 5 (0.090%) Oracle E-Business Tax
10 5 (0.090%) RMDS
11 4 (0.072%) Oracle General Ledger
11 4 (0.072%) SAP FS
11 4 (0.072%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 96 (1.73%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 48 (0.87%) PaaS
4 40 (0.72%) GitHub
5 24 (0.43%) IaaS
6 21 (0.38%) OpenShift
7 14 (0.25%) SaaS
8 13 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
9 12 (0.22%) Office 365
10 9 (0.16%) CloudBees
11 8 (0.14%) Slack
12 6 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
12 6 (0.11%) IBM Blueworks
13 5 (0.090%) Adobe Analytics
13 5 (0.090%) Google Analytics
13 5 (0.090%) Google Compute Engine
14 4 (0.072%) Amazon EC2
14 4 (0.072%) Google Play
15 3 (0.054%) AWS CloudFormation
15 3 (0.054%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 125 (2.26%) Firewall
2 93 (1.68%) Internet
3 73 (1.32%) SAN
4 71 (1.28%) WAN
5 67 (1.21%) LAN
6 66 (1.19%) DNS
7 51 (0.92%) TCP/IP
8 48 (0.87%) Network Security
9 35 (0.63%) NAS
10 26 (0.47%) LDAP
11 25 (0.45%) HTTP
12 23 (0.42%) DHCP
13 22 (0.40%) VLAN
13 22 (0.40%) VPN
14 21 (0.38%) Multicast
14 21 (0.38%) Wireless
15 20 (0.36%) Cisco Nexus
15 20 (0.36%) Intranet
16 19 (0.34%) Cisco ASA
17 18 (0.32%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 397 (7.17%) SQL Server
2 194 (3.50%) Big Data
3 185 (3.34%) Hadoop
4 153 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
5 141 (2.55%) Oracle Database
6 128 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 122 (2.20%) Relational Database
8 86 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 85 (1.53%) NoSQL
10 70 (1.26%) MongoDB
11 66 (1.19%) Apache Hive
12 62 (1.12%) RDBMS
13 58 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 53 (0.96%) MySQL
15 52 (0.94%) QlikView
16 45 (0.81%) Data Mining
17 44 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
18 41 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
19 39 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
19 39 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 217 (3.92%) JIRA
2 180 (3.25%) Maven
3 174 (3.14%) Git (software)
4 160 (2.89%) Jenkins
5 123 (2.22%) Subversion
6 109 (1.97%) TeamCity
7 106 (1.91%) Selenium
8 89 (1.61%) JUnit
9 61 (1.10%) Cucumber
10 59 (1.06%) Eclipse
11 56 (1.01%) Ant
12 40 (0.72%) Grunt
13 38 (0.69%) IntelliJ
13 38 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
14 36 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 35 (0.63%) Sonatype Nexus
16 34 (0.61%) Hudson
17 31 (0.56%) SoapUI
18 26 (0.47%) HP UFT
18 26 (0.47%) MSBuild
General
1 3062 (55.27%) Finance
2 1596 (28.81%) Investment Banking
3 542 (9.78%) Retail
4 498 (8.99%) Front Office
5 350 (6.32%) Retail Banking
6 174 (3.14%) Financial Institution
7 150 (2.71%) Back Office
8 101 (1.82%) Legal
9 85 (1.53%) Corporate Banking
9 85 (1.53%) Telecoms
10 73 (1.32%) Marketing
11 38 (0.69%) Private Banking
12 26 (0.47%) General Ledger
13 24 (0.43%) Law
13 24 (0.43%) Publishing
14 21 (0.38%) Billing
15 20 (0.36%) International Banking
15 20 (0.36%) Wholesale Banking
16 17 (0.31%) French Language
17 14 (0.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1451 (26.19%) Developer
2 1272 (22.96%) Analyst
3 757 (13.66%) Business Analyst
4 545 (9.84%) Project Manager
5 447 (8.07%) Java Developer
6 434 (7.83%) Banking Analyst
7 405 (7.31%) Architect
8 289 (5.22%) Senior Developer
9 220 (3.97%) Consultant
10 218 (3.94%) C# Developer
11 213 (3.84%) Banking Business Analyst
12 164 (2.96%) JavaScript Developer
13 159 (2.87%) Solutions Architect
14 143 (2.58%) SQL Developer
15 142 (2.56%) Senior Java Developer
16 140 (2.53%) Banking Project Manager
17 132 (2.38%) Administrator
18 129 (2.33%) IT Manager
19 126 (2.27%) Data Analyst
20 124 (2.24%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 525 (9.48%) HTML
2 401 (7.24%) AngularJS
3 380 (6.86%) .NET
4 378 (6.82%) HTML5
5 372 (6.71%) CSS
6 263 (4.75%) Spring
7 233 (4.21%) CSS3
8 215 (3.88%) XML
9 185 (3.34%) Web Services
10 161 (2.91%) REST
11 134 (2.42%) Node.js
12 125 (2.26%) ASP.NET
13 124 (2.24%) jQuery
14 115 (2.08%) React
15 101 (1.82%) SOAP
16 99 (1.79%) Hibernate
16 99 (1.79%) WPF
17 96 (1.73%) Middleware
18 90 (1.62%) JSON
19 76 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 446 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
2 363 (6.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 321 (5.79%) User Experience
4 257 (4.64%) Derivative
5 234 (4.22%) Fixed Income
6 205 (3.70%) Equities
7 146 (2.64%) Credit Risk
8 132 (2.38%) Data Centre
9 114 (2.06%) Fintech
10 113 (2.04%) Market Risk
11 108 (1.95%) Mobile App
12 102 (1.84%) Computer Science
13 92 (1.66%) Management Information System
14 91 (1.64%) Virtual Team
15 88 (1.59%) Mobile Banking
16 70 (1.26%) Mathematics
17 67 (1.21%) Online Banking
18 66 (1.19%) Equity Derivative
19 64 (1.16%) Reference Data
20 62 (1.12%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 524 (9.46%) Linux
2 506 (9.13%) Unix
3 454 (8.19%) Windows
4 154 (2.78%) Windows Server
5 118 (2.13%) Solaris
6 97 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 66 (1.19%) Android
8 61 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
9 59 (1.06%) Apple iOS
10 50 (0.90%) Windows 7
11 44 (0.79%) AIX
12 37 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
13 29 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
14 21 (0.38%) zOS
15 19 (0.34%) Windows XP
16 16 (0.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 13 (0.23%) SUSE
18 8 (0.14%) Windows 8
19 7 (0.13%) Windows 10
20 6 (0.11%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1473 (26.59%) Agile Software Development
2 688 (12.42%) Stakeholder Management
3 561 (10.13%) Project Management
4 400 (7.22%) Business Analysis
5 369 (6.66%) Scrum
5 369 (6.66%) TDD
6 315 (5.69%) Migration
7 301 (5.43%) DevOps
8 277 (5.00%) SDLC
9 249 (4.49%) Change Management
10 247 (4.46%) Continuous Integration
11 233 (4.21%) User Acceptance Testing
12 230 (4.15%) Data Analysis
13 226 (4.08%) OO
14 225 (4.06%) ITIL
15 200 (3.61%) BDD
16 197 (3.56%) Risk Management
17 190 (3.43%) Data Modelling
18 180 (3.25%) Analytics
19 160 (2.89%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1031 (18.61%) SQL
2 1025 (18.50%) Java
3 576 (10.40%) JavaScript
4 433 (7.82%) C#
5 285 (5.14%) Python
6 169 (3.05%) Perl
7 158 (2.85%) C++
8 136 (2.45%) Scala
9 130 (2.35%) PL/SQL
10 118 (2.13%) Shell Script
11 117 (2.11%) VBA
12 110 (1.99%) PowerShell
13 90 (1.62%) C
14 89 (1.61%) T-SQL
15 63 (1.14%) Ruby
16 57 (1.03%) Bash Shell
17 37 (0.67%) R
17 37 (0.67%) VB
18 27 (0.49%) ES6
18 27 (0.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 274 (4.95%) Degree
2 81 (1.46%) PMP
3 68 (1.23%) ISEB
3 68 (1.23%) PMI Certification
4 61 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
5 55 (0.99%) CISSP
6 44 (0.79%) CCNP
7 38 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
8 32 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
9 31 (0.56%) ISTQB
10 25 (0.45%) CCNA
11 24 (0.43%) CISA
12 23 (0.42%) CCIE
13 22 (0.40%) MCSE
14 21 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 21 (0.38%) RHCE
15 16 (0.29%) CISM
15 16 (0.29%) Security Cleared
16 15 (0.27%) PhD
16 15 (0.27%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 200 (3.61%) QA
2 130 (2.35%) MiFID
3 72 (1.30%) Data Quality
4 44 (0.79%) SEPA
5 41 (0.74%) EMIR
6 38 (0.69%) FATCA
6 38 (0.69%) SLA
7 36 (0.65%) Dodd-Frank
8 35 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 27 (0.49%) Basel III
9 27 (0.49%) COBIT
10 16 (0.29%) PCI DSS
11 13 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 13 (0.23%) ISO20022
12 11 (0.20%) SDET
13 8 (0.14%) COREP
14 7 (0.13%) Basel II
14 7 (0.13%) CRD IV
15 6 (0.11%) ISO 9001
16 5 (0.090%) SAS 70
System Software
1 120 (2.17%) Active Directory
2 84 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (1.01%) Docker
4 31 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
5 26 (0.47%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 26 (0.47%) XenApp
6 24 (0.43%) Hyper-V
6 24 (0.43%) KVM
7 22 (0.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 19 (0.34%) HDFS
8 19 (0.34%) RACF
9 16 (0.29%) Xen
10 15 (0.27%) NFS
11 13 (0.23%) VMware ESX
12 12 (0.22%) SRDF
13 11 (0.20%) XenDesktop
14 8 (0.14%) Apache Flume
14 8 (0.14%) VMware Server
15 7 (0.13%) Platform Symphony
16 6 (0.11%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 158 (2.85%) Puppet
2 112 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
3 98 (1.77%) Ansible
4 60 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
5 42 (0.76%) SCCM
6 39 (0.70%) Control-M
7 37 (0.67%) ITRS Geneos
7 37 (0.67%) Nagios
8 21 (0.38%) zSecure
9 19 (0.34%) Tivoli
10 14 (0.25%) SCOM
11 12 (0.22%) NetBackup
12 10 (0.18%) BladeLogic
13 9 (0.16%) Oracle ZFS
13 9 (0.16%) Salt
14 8 (0.14%) Cisco CUCM
14 8 (0.14%) Cisco UCCX
14 8 (0.14%) logstash
14 8 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 7 (0.13%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 563 (10.16%) Oracle
2 332 (5.99%) Microsoft
3 171 (3.09%) IBM
4 142 (2.56%) Cisco
5 132 (2.38%) VMware
6 128 (2.31%) Red Hat
7 120 (2.17%) HP
8 95 (1.71%) Sybase
9 77 (1.39%) Murex
10 71 (1.28%) Splunk
11 68 (1.23%) Citrix
12 67 (1.21%) Bloomberg
13 52 (0.94%) Veritas
14 49 (0.88%) EMC
15 47 (0.85%) Reuters
16 45 (0.81%) SAP
17 44 (0.79%) Atlassian
18 43 (0.78%) Google
19 42 (0.76%) CheckPoint
20 41 (0.74%) Teradata
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