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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Banking
England / London
Rank 7 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing Banking 2465 3100 3077
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.89% 14.80% 14.59%
As % of the General category 29.73% 32.13% 31.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1765 2126 2311
Median daily rate £550 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £339 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 4
Median hourly rate £46.50 £31.33 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.42% +13.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.70 £19.90 £23.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £73.30 £100.00 £43.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.15 £15.78 £10.44
% change year-on-year
+122.78% +51.12%

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
8290 9647 9641
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.35% 46.06% 45.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 5931 6726 6999
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £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 78 106 100
Median hourly rate £32.75 £27.66 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.40% +38.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.40 £59.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £33.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-18.79% +27.88%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +1 517 £550 +4.76% 108
Canary Wharf 0 43 £600 +17.07%
Docklands, London 0 22 £575 +11.11%
Wimbledon - 7 £500 -
Bromley -1 4 £425 -
Hounslow - 2 - -
Hammersmith - 2 £158 -
Croydon -10 1 £225 - 1
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 2918 (56.18%) Finance
2 1611 (31.02%) Investment Banking
3 1545 (29.75%) Agile Software Development
4 1071 (20.62%) Java
5 1047 (20.16%) SQL
6 589 (11.34%) Stakeholder Management
7 556 (10.70%) JavaScript
8 544 (10.47%) Linux
9 506 (9.74%) Front Office
10 498 (9.59%) HTML
11 488 (9.40%) Oracle
12 467 (8.99%) Windows
13 465 (8.95%) Project Management
14 457 (8.80%) SQL Server
15 455 (8.76%) C#
15 455 (8.76%) Scrum
16 453 (8.72%) Unix
17 450 (8.66%) Retail
18 419 (8.07%) TDD
19 415 (7.99%) .NET
20 414 (7.97%) DevOps
21 412 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
22 409 (7.87%) Microsoft
23 400 (7.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
24 387 (7.45%) AngularJS
25 358 (6.89%) CSS
26 354 (6.82%) HTML5
27 338 (6.51%) Big Data
28 335 (6.45%) Python
29 322 (6.20%) Business Analysis

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
1 188 (3.62%) Apache Spark
2 127 (2.45%) SharePoint
3 114 (2.19%) Confluence
3 114 (2.19%) WebSphere
4 89 (1.71%) Apache
5 74 (1.42%) IIS
6 69 (1.33%) Tomcat
7 52 (1.00%) SAS
8 47 (0.90%) Cloud Foundry
9 45 (0.87%) Apache Pig
10 40 (0.77%) JBoss
11 37 (0.71%) Oracle Coherence
12 29 (0.56%) MS Exchange
13 27 (0.52%) WebLogic
14 25 (0.48%) IBM Notes
15 24 (0.46%) CMS
16 23 (0.44%) Mule
16 23 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 21 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
18 20 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 300 (5.78%) MS Excel
2 180 (3.47%) MS Office
3 154 (2.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 105 (2.02%) MS Visio
5 70 (1.35%) MS Project
6 37 (0.71%) Photoshop
6 37 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
7 26 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
8 23 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 13 (0.25%) OmniGraffle
10 8 (0.15%) Flinto
11 4 (0.077%) InDesign
12 3 (0.058%) HipChat
12 3 (0.058%) SPSS
13 2 (0.039%) Adobe After Effects
13 2 (0.039%) Adobe Premiere
13 2 (0.039%) CINEMA 4D
13 2 (0.039%) FrameMaker
13 2 (0.039%) InVision
13 2 (0.039%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 29 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (0.40%) Eikon
3 19 (0.37%) SAP FI
4 14 (0.27%) SAP CO
4 14 (0.27%) SAP FI/CO
5 13 (0.25%) Temenos T24
6 12 (0.23%) Loan IQ
7 11 (0.21%) Summit
8 7 (0.13%) Endur
9 6 (0.12%) ION MarketView
9 6 (0.12%) Misys Equation
10 5 (0.096%) Adaptiv
10 5 (0.096%) HFM
10 5 (0.096%) OpenText VIM for SAP
10 5 (0.096%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
10 5 (0.096%) SAP MM
11 4 (0.077%) Cognos TM1
11 4 (0.077%) Dynamics AX
11 4 (0.077%) FLEXCUBE
11 4 (0.077%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 135 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
2 82 (1.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 58 (1.12%) GitHub
4 56 (1.08%) PaaS
5 29 (0.56%) IaaS
6 22 (0.42%) OpenShift
6 22 (0.42%) SaaS
7 11 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
7 11 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
7 11 (0.21%) CloudBees
8 9 (0.17%) Bluemix
8 9 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (0.17%) IBM Cloud
9 6 (0.12%) Google Analytics
9 6 (0.12%) Office 365
10 4 (0.077%) Datadog
11 3 (0.058%) Adobe Analytics
11 3 (0.058%) AdWords
11 3 (0.058%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.058%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 99 (1.91%) Firewall
2 86 (1.66%) Internet
3 80 (1.54%) TCP/IP
4 71 (1.37%) SAN
5 52 (1.00%) LAN
6 48 (0.92%) WAN
7 47 (0.90%) Network Security
8 45 (0.87%) DNS
9 32 (0.62%) HTTP
10 29 (0.56%) DHCP
11 23 (0.44%) LDAP
11 23 (0.44%) VPN
12 22 (0.42%) Multicast
12 22 (0.42%) VoIP
13 20 (0.39%) Cisco IOS
14 19 (0.37%) NAS
14 19 (0.37%) SSL
14 19 (0.37%) Wireless
15 18 (0.35%) Intranet
15 18 (0.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 457 (8.80%) SQL Server
2 338 (6.51%) Big Data
3 287 (5.53%) Hadoop
4 160 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
5 157 (3.02%) Relational Database
6 132 (2.54%) Oracle Database
7 125 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 113 (2.18%) NoSQL
9 110 (2.12%) MongoDB
10 87 (1.68%) Apache Hive
11 82 (1.58%) Apache Cassandra
12 80 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 72 (1.39%) HBase
13 72 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 70 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
15 64 (1.23%) RDBMS
16 63 (1.21%) BusinessObjects
16 63 (1.21%) DB2
17 60 (1.16%) QlikView
18 48 (0.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 295 (5.68%) JIRA
2 254 (4.89%) Jenkins
3 222 (4.27%) Git (software)
4 181 (3.48%) Maven
5 124 (2.39%) Selenium
6 115 (2.21%) JUnit
7 113 (2.18%) TeamCity
8 101 (1.94%) Subversion
9 70 (1.35%) Cucumber
10 64 (1.23%) Hudson
11 61 (1.17%) Gradle
12 60 (1.16%) Ant
13 58 (1.12%) Sonatype Nexus
14 51 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
15 50 (0.96%) Mockito
16 47 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 38 (0.73%) NUnit
18 31 (0.60%) Grunt
19 30 (0.58%) gulp
19 30 (0.58%) MSBuild
General
1 2918 (56.18%) Finance
2 1611 (31.02%) Investment Banking
3 506 (9.74%) Front Office
4 450 (8.66%) Retail
5 292 (5.62%) Retail Banking
6 171 (3.29%) Back Office
7 161 (3.10%) Financial Institution
8 117 (2.25%) Legal
9 90 (1.73%) Telecoms
10 86 (1.66%) Corporate Banking
11 62 (1.19%) Marketing
12 39 (0.75%) Games
13 37 (0.71%) Law
13 37 (0.71%) Private Banking
14 36 (0.69%) Advertising
15 27 (0.52%) General Ledger
16 22 (0.42%) International Banking
17 21 (0.40%) French Language
17 21 (0.40%) Publishing
18 19 (0.37%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 1652 (31.81%) Developer
2 1112 (21.41%) Analyst
3 660 (12.71%) Business Analyst
4 515 (9.92%) Java Developer
5 423 (8.14%) Architect
6 356 (6.85%) Project Manager
7 312 (6.01%) Banking Analyst
8 300 (5.78%) Senior Developer
9 219 (4.22%) C# Developer
10 169 (3.25%) Consultant
11 162 (3.12%) .NET Developer
12 161 (3.10%) JavaScript Developer
13 156 (3.00%) Senior Java Developer
14 136 (2.62%) Solutions Architect
15 135 (2.60%) SQL Developer
16 130 (2.50%) Banking Business Analyst
17 122 (2.35%) Scala Developer
18 118 (2.27%) Administrator
18 118 (2.27%) DevOps Engineer
19 113 (2.18%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 498 (9.59%) HTML
2 415 (7.99%) .NET
3 387 (7.45%) AngularJS
4 358 (6.89%) CSS
5 354 (6.82%) HTML5
6 295 (5.68%) Spring
7 219 (4.22%) CSS3
8 218 (4.20%) Web Services
9 209 (4.02%) REST
10 201 (3.87%) XML
11 176 (3.39%) React
12 173 (3.33%) Node.js
13 149 (2.87%) jQuery
14 134 (2.58%) Hibernate
15 133 (2.56%) SOAP
16 127 (2.45%) JSON
17 118 (2.27%) Middleware
18 114 (2.19%) ASP.NET
19 104 (2.00%) WPF
20 99 (1.91%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 412 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
2 400 (7.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 283 (5.45%) Derivative
4 282 (5.43%) User Experience
5 248 (4.77%) Equities
6 244 (4.70%) Fixed Income
7 155 (2.98%) Fintech
8 129 (2.48%) Computer Science
9 120 (2.31%) Market Risk
10 119 (2.29%) Credit Risk
11 111 (2.14%) Data Centre
12 110 (2.12%) Virtual Team
13 100 (1.93%) Management Information System
14 97 (1.87%) Visualisation
15 81 (1.56%) Algorithms
16 80 (1.54%) Mobile App
17 78 (1.50%) Mathematics
18 76 (1.46%) SWIFT
19 72 (1.39%) Data Integration
20 69 (1.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 544 (10.47%) Linux
2 467 (8.99%) Windows
3 453 (8.72%) Unix
4 147 (2.83%) Windows Server
5 84 (1.62%) Solaris
6 77 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 63 (1.21%) Android
7 63 (1.21%) Windows 7
8 52 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 51 (0.98%) Apple iOS
10 45 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
11 33 (0.64%) Windows XP
12 30 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (0.29%) SUSE
14 14 (0.27%) zOS
15 8 (0.15%) AIX
15 8 (0.15%) Mac OS
15 8 (0.15%) Windows 10
16 7 (0.13%) Windows 8
17 6 (0.12%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1545 (29.75%) Agile Software Development
2 589 (11.34%) Stakeholder Management
3 465 (8.95%) Project Management
4 455 (8.76%) Scrum
5 419 (8.07%) TDD
6 414 (7.97%) DevOps
7 322 (6.20%) Business Analysis
8 290 (5.58%) Continuous Integration
9 272 (5.24%) Change Management
10 269 (5.18%) Migration
11 256 (4.93%) SDLC
12 254 (4.89%) OO
13 247 (4.76%) Analytics
14 246 (4.74%) Multithreading
15 228 (4.39%) Risk Management
16 213 (4.10%) Data Modelling
17 201 (3.87%) BDD
18 190 (3.66%) ITIL
19 182 (3.50%) Electronic Trading
20 177 (3.41%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1071 (20.62%) Java
2 1047 (20.16%) SQL
3 556 (10.70%) JavaScript
4 455 (8.76%) C#
5 335 (6.45%) Python
6 216 (4.16%) C++
7 215 (4.14%) Scala
8 171 (3.29%) Shell Script
9 137 (2.64%) Perl
10 123 (2.37%) PowerShell
11 116 (2.23%) T-SQL
12 94 (1.81%) PL/SQL
13 91 (1.75%) VBA
14 82 (1.58%) Bash Shell
15 74 (1.42%) C
16 53 (1.02%) Ruby
17 50 (0.96%) Korn
18 47 (0.90%) ES6
19 39 (0.75%) VB
20 30 (0.58%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 321 (6.18%) Degree
2 55 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
3 54 (1.04%) PMP
4 52 (1.00%) ISEB
5 46 (0.89%) PMI Certification
6 45 (0.87%) PhD
7 44 (0.85%) CCNP
8 43 (0.83%) CISSP
9 28 (0.54%) ISTQB
10 26 (0.50%) CCNA
10 26 (0.50%) CISA
11 24 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
11 24 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
12 22 (0.42%) CCIE
13 20 (0.39%) CISM
14 16 (0.31%) ACCA
14 16 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 15 (0.29%) MCSE
16 14 (0.27%) CCVP
16 14 (0.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 205 (3.95%) QA
2 183 (3.52%) MiFID
3 64 (1.23%) EMIR
4 59 (1.14%) Dodd-Frank
5 57 (1.10%) FATCA
6 54 (1.04%) Data Quality
7 40 (0.77%) SLA
8 25 (0.48%) Basel III
9 24 (0.46%) SEPA
10 22 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 18 (0.35%) COBIT
12 14 (0.27%) ISO20022
13 8 (0.15%) ISO 9001
13 8 (0.15%) SDET
14 7 (0.13%) AIFMD
15 6 (0.12%) Solvency II
16 5 (0.096%) PCI DSS
17 4 (0.077%) CRD IV
17 4 (0.077%) GAAP
18 3 (0.058%) COREP
System Software
1 118 (2.27%) Docker
2 75 (1.44%) Active Directory
3 66 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 50 (0.96%) HDFS
5 28 (0.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 25 (0.48%) Hyper-V
7 23 (0.44%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 18 (0.35%) XenApp
9 17 (0.33%) NFS
9 17 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
10 15 (0.29%) Apache Flume
11 14 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
12 12 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 11 (0.21%) KVM
13 11 (0.21%) SRDF
14 10 (0.19%) VMware ESX
14 10 (0.19%) Xen
15 9 (0.17%) XenDesktop
16 8 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
16 8 (0.15%) RACF
Systems Management
1 158 (3.04%) Puppet
2 153 (2.95%) Ansible
3 103 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
4 42 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
5 36 (0.69%) Hadoop YARN
6 34 (0.65%) SCCM
7 32 (0.62%) Tivoli
8 28 (0.54%) ITRS Geneos
9 27 (0.52%) Nagios
10 24 (0.46%) Control-M
11 21 (0.40%) MOM
12 15 (0.29%) Salt
13 14 (0.27%) Terraform
14 13 (0.25%) Grafana
14 13 (0.25%) NetBackup
15 12 (0.23%) Tivoli Monitoring
16 11 (0.21%) Cisco CUCM
16 11 (0.21%) logstash
16 11 (0.21%) Oozie
17 10 (0.19%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 488 (9.40%) Oracle
2 409 (7.87%) Microsoft
3 148 (2.85%) IBM
4 143 (2.75%) Sybase
5 138 (2.66%) Cisco
6 112 (2.16%) VMware
7 101 (1.94%) Bloomberg
8 98 (1.89%) Splunk
9 96 (1.85%) Red Hat
10 94 (1.81%) MuleSoft
11 83 (1.60%) Reuters
12 80 (1.54%) HP
13 65 (1.25%) Adobe
13 65 (1.25%) SAP
14 59 (1.14%) Atlassian
14 59 (1.14%) Citrix
15 54 (1.04%) Solace
16 48 (0.92%) Hortonworks
17 47 (0.90%) TIBCO
18 45 (0.87%) CheckPoint
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £800.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Eames Consulting
Rate: £150 - £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £300 - £575 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + 6 month term initailly
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £675 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Haysfm
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Salt
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Haysfm
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £550 to £575 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago