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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 8 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing Banking 2887 3616 3345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.52% 15.55% 13.80%
As % of the General category 29.47% 33.14% 30.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2134 2624 2454
Median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £350 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 9
Median hourly rate £24.35 £27.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.64% +43.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.88 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £100.00 £22.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £12.75 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+131.37% -26.08%
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
9797 10912 10856
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.48% 46.92% 44.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 7021 7781 7527
Median daily rate £477 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 121 152
Median hourly rate £20.00 £22.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.16 £12.14 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £58.43 £37.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -1 640 £525 - 133
Canary Wharf +5 62 £400 -21.95%
Bromley +4 10 £475 -20.83% 4
Docklands, London -7 6 £500 -10.31%
Feltham - 3 £488 -
Croydon -9 2 £290 -35.55%
Brentford 0 1 £400 -19.19%
Hayes -1 1 £105 -
Uxbridge -5 1 £330 -25.63% 1
Wembley - 1 £105 -
Clapham - 1 £388 -
Southwark - 1 £475 -
Hammersmith - 1 £188 -
Romford - 1 - -
Enfield - 1 £105 -
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 3107 (55.31%) Finance
2 1593 (28.36%) Investment Banking
3 1423 (25.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1079 (19.21%) SQL
5 1028 (18.30%) Java
6 683 (12.16%) Stakeholder Management
7 597 (10.63%) Oracle
8 592 (10.54%) Project Management
9 581 (10.34%) JavaScript
10 534 (9.51%) Retail
11 527 (9.38%) HTML
12 521 (9.28%) Linux
13 516 (9.19%) Front Office
14 515 (9.17%) Unix
15 465 (8.28%) Windows
16 460 (8.19%) C#
17 450 (8.01%) Analytical Skills
18 427 (7.60%) SQL Server
19 415 (7.39%) Business Analysis
20 408 (7.26%) .NET
21 389 (6.93%) AngularJS
22 377 (6.71%) TDD
23 375 (6.68%) HTML5
24 364 (6.48%) Scrum
25 363 (6.46%) CSS
26 360 (6.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
27 355 (6.32%) Microsoft
28 339 (6.04%) Retail Banking
29 330 (5.88%) Migration
30 292 (5.20%) User Experience

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
1 124 (2.21%) SharePoint
2 106 (1.89%) WebSphere
3 105 (1.87%) Tomcat
4 93 (1.66%) Apache
5 88 (1.57%) Apache Spark
6 87 (1.55%) SAS
7 77 (1.37%) Confluence
8 69 (1.23%) IIS
9 42 (0.75%) Jetty
10 36 (0.64%) MS Exchange
11 35 (0.62%) Oracle Coherence
11 35 (0.62%) WebLogic
12 32 (0.57%) Cloud Foundry
12 32 (0.57%) CMS
13 30 (0.53%) JBoss
14 28 (0.50%) nginx
15 21 (0.37%) Skype for Business
15 21 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
16 18 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
17 17 (0.30%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 275 (4.90%) MS Excel
2 181 (3.22%) MS Office
3 143 (2.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 94 (1.67%) MS Project
5 88 (1.57%) MS Visio
6 34 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
7 21 (0.37%) Photoshop
8 10 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
9 8 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
10 7 (0.12%) Open Workbench
11 5 (0.089%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 5 (0.089%) SPSS
12 3 (0.053%) FrameMaker
12 3 (0.053%) InDesign
13 1 (0.018%) EViews
13 1 (0.018%) Fireworks
13 1 (0.018%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 17 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
1 17 (0.30%) ION MarketView
2 14 (0.25%) Summit
3 13 (0.23%) Temenos T24
4 12 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
5 10 (0.18%) Eikon
6 8 (0.14%) Oracle Payables
6 8 (0.14%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 8 (0.14%) SAP FI
7 7 (0.12%) Markit EDM
8 6 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
8 6 (0.11%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 6 (0.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 6 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 6 (0.11%) SAP CO
8 6 (0.11%) SAP FI/CO
8 6 (0.11%) SunGard GMI
8 6 (0.11%) WebTrends
9 5 (0.089%) Oracle Assets
9 5 (0.089%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 92 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (0.84%) PaaS
4 35 (0.62%) GitHub
5 22 (0.39%) IaaS
6 18 (0.32%) OpenShift
7 15 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
8 14 (0.25%) SaaS
9 12 (0.21%) Office 365
10 8 (0.14%) Slack
11 7 (0.12%) IBM Blueworks
12 6 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
12 6 (0.11%) CloudBees
12 6 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
12 6 (0.11%) Heroku
13 5 (0.089%) Amazon S3
13 5 (0.089%) Google Compute Engine
13 5 (0.089%) Google Play
14 4 (0.071%) Adobe Analytics
14 4 (0.071%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 112 (1.99%) Firewall
2 92 (1.64%) Internet
3 87 (1.55%) SAN
4 76 (1.35%) WAN
5 71 (1.26%) LAN
6 65 (1.16%) DNS
7 45 (0.80%) NAS
7 45 (0.80%) TCP/IP
8 44 (0.78%) Network Security
9 25 (0.45%) LDAP
10 24 (0.43%) HTTP
11 23 (0.41%) Intranet
12 22 (0.39%) MPLS
13 21 (0.37%) Cisco ASA
13 21 (0.37%) Wireless
14 20 (0.36%) VPN
15 18 (0.32%) Cisco Nexus
15 18 (0.32%) Multicast
15 18 (0.32%) VLAN
16 17 (0.30%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 427 (7.60%) SQL Server
2 167 (2.97%) Big Data
3 152 (2.71%) Data Warehouse
3 152 (2.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 149 (2.65%) Hadoop
5 141 (2.51%) Oracle Database
6 127 (2.26%) Relational Database
7 99 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 78 (1.39%) NoSQL
9 70 (1.25%) Apache Hive
10 67 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 59 (1.05%) QlikView
12 58 (1.03%) MongoDB
13 53 (0.94%) MySQL
14 50 (0.89%) RDBMS
15 43 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
16 42 (0.75%) Data Mining
16 42 (0.75%) DB2
17 39 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
18 38 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 214 (3.81%) JIRA
2 185 (3.29%) Maven
3 168 (2.99%) Git (software)
4 156 (2.78%) Jenkins
5 134 (2.39%) Subversion
6 110 (1.96%) TeamCity
7 108 (1.92%) Selenium
8 88 (1.57%) JUnit
9 62 (1.10%) Eclipse
10 61 (1.09%) Ant
11 60 (1.07%) Cucumber
12 46 (0.82%) IntelliJ
13 42 (0.75%) SoapUI
14 40 (0.71%) Grunt
15 34 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 34 (0.61%) SpecFlow
15 34 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
16 32 (0.57%) Hudson
17 29 (0.52%) Sonatype Nexus
18 26 (0.46%) JMeter
General
1 3107 (55.31%) Finance
2 1593 (28.36%) Investment Banking
3 534 (9.51%) Retail
4 516 (9.19%) Front Office
5 339 (6.04%) Retail Banking
6 192 (3.42%) Financial Institution
7 155 (2.76%) Back Office
8 112 (1.99%) Legal
9 87 (1.55%) Corporate Banking
10 83 (1.48%) Telecoms
11 74 (1.32%) Marketing
12 35 (0.62%) Private Banking
13 28 (0.50%) General Ledger
13 28 (0.50%) International Banking
13 28 (0.50%) Publishing
14 27 (0.48%) Law
15 21 (0.37%) Billing
16 20 (0.36%) Wholesale Banking
17 15 (0.27%) Advertising
18 11 (0.20%) Games
Job Titles
1 1462 (26.03%) Developer
2 1289 (22.95%) Analyst
3 756 (13.46%) Business Analyst
4 589 (10.49%) Project Manager
5 454 (8.08%) Banking Analyst
6 448 (7.98%) Java Developer
7 389 (6.93%) Architect
8 289 (5.15%) Senior Developer
9 237 (4.22%) C# Developer
10 227 (4.04%) Consultant
11 211 (3.76%) Banking Business Analyst
12 170 (3.03%) SQL Developer
13 166 (2.96%) JavaScript Developer
14 153 (2.72%) Solutions Architect
15 150 (2.67%) Banking Project Manager
16 140 (2.49%) IT Manager
17 136 (2.42%) .NET Developer
18 135 (2.40%) Administrator
18 135 (2.40%) Senior Java Developer
19 127 (2.26%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 527 (9.38%) HTML
2 408 (7.26%) .NET
3 389 (6.93%) AngularJS
4 375 (6.68%) HTML5
5 363 (6.46%) CSS
6 269 (4.79%) Spring
7 228 (4.06%) CSS3
8 225 (4.01%) XML
9 191 (3.40%) Web Services
10 161 (2.87%) REST
11 141 (2.51%) ASP.NET
12 125 (2.23%) Node.js
13 114 (2.03%) SOAP
14 113 (2.01%) jQuery
15 100 (1.78%) WPF
16 99 (1.76%) Hibernate
17 96 (1.71%) React
18 94 (1.67%) Middleware
19 86 (1.53%) ASP.NET MVC
20 77 (1.37%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 450 (8.01%) Analytical Skills
2 360 (6.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 292 (5.20%) User Experience
4 291 (5.18%) Derivative
5 227 (4.04%) Fixed Income
6 204 (3.63%) Equities
7 153 (2.72%) Credit Risk
8 136 (2.42%) Data Centre
9 129 (2.30%) Market Risk
10 109 (1.94%) Mobile App
11 95 (1.69%) Management Information System
12 88 (1.57%) Mobile Banking
13 87 (1.55%) Computer Science
13 87 (1.55%) Fintech
14 76 (1.35%) Mathematics
15 74 (1.32%) Virtual Team
16 71 (1.26%) Online Banking
17 70 (1.25%) Mainframe
18 68 (1.21%) Equity Derivative
19 62 (1.10%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 521 (9.28%) Linux
2 515 (9.17%) Unix
3 465 (8.28%) Windows
4 162 (2.88%) Windows Server
5 127 (2.26%) Solaris
6 115 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 60 (1.07%) Android
8 59 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 55 (0.98%) Apple iOS
10 52 (0.93%) AIX
11 49 (0.87%) Windows 7
12 36 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
13 24 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
14 21 (0.37%) Windows XP
15 19 (0.34%) zOS
16 17 (0.30%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 13 (0.23%) SUSE
18 9 (0.16%) VMS
19 8 (0.14%) Windows 10
19 8 (0.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1423 (25.33%) Agile Software Development
2 683 (12.16%) Stakeholder Management
3 592 (10.54%) Project Management
4 415 (7.39%) Business Analysis
5 377 (6.71%) TDD
6 364 (6.48%) Scrum
7 330 (5.88%) Migration
8 291 (5.18%) DevOps
9 284 (5.06%) SDLC
10 258 (4.59%) Continuous Integration
11 244 (4.34%) User Acceptance Testing
12 238 (4.24%) Change Management
13 227 (4.04%) Data Analysis
14 225 (4.01%) Risk Management
15 218 (3.88%) ITIL
16 206 (3.67%) OO
17 200 (3.56%) BDD
18 178 (3.17%) Analytics
18 178 (3.17%) PRINCE2
19 174 (3.10%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1079 (19.21%) SQL
2 1028 (18.30%) Java
3 581 (10.34%) JavaScript
4 460 (8.19%) C#
5 279 (4.97%) Python
6 183 (3.26%) Perl
7 158 (2.81%) C++
8 136 (2.42%) VBA
9 132 (2.35%) PL/SQL
10 121 (2.15%) PowerShell
11 116 (2.07%) Scala
12 111 (1.98%) Shell Script
13 88 (1.57%) C
13 88 (1.57%) T-SQL
14 77 (1.37%) Ruby
15 62 (1.10%) Bash Shell
16 42 (0.75%) R
17 36 (0.64%) VB
18 29 (0.52%) VB.NET
19 23 (0.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 279 (4.97%) Degree
2 87 (1.55%) PMP
3 77 (1.37%) PMI Certification
4 58 (1.03%) ISEB
5 57 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
6 52 (0.93%) CISSP
7 41 (0.73%) CCNP
8 35 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
9 30 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
10 28 (0.50%) ISTQB
11 24 (0.43%) CCIE
12 22 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 20 (0.36%) MCSE
14 19 (0.34%) CCNA
14 19 (0.34%) CISA
15 18 (0.32%) RHCE
16 14 (0.25%) CISM
16 14 (0.25%) RHCA
17 13 (0.23%) ACCA
17 13 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 184 (3.28%) QA
2 109 (1.94%) MiFID
3 78 (1.39%) Data Quality
4 47 (0.84%) SEPA
5 45 (0.80%) SLA
6 41 (0.73%) EMIR
6 41 (0.73%) FATCA
7 35 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 33 (0.59%) Dodd-Frank
9 28 (0.50%) COBIT
10 25 (0.45%) Basel III
11 16 (0.28%) PCI DSS
12 15 (0.27%) ISO20022
13 14 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 8 (0.14%) COREP
15 6 (0.11%) Basel II
15 6 (0.11%) CRD IV
16 5 (0.089%) ISO27002
16 5 (0.089%) SAS 70
16 5 (0.089%) SDET
System Software
1 125 (2.23%) Active Directory
2 87 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (0.82%) Docker
4 29 (0.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 28 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
6 27 (0.48%) Hyper-V
7 26 (0.46%) XenApp
8 25 (0.45%) KVM
9 24 (0.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 19 (0.34%) HDFS
10 19 (0.34%) RACF
11 16 (0.28%) Xen
12 15 (0.27%) NFS
13 13 (0.23%) VMware ESX
13 13 (0.23%) vSphere
13 13 (0.23%) XenDesktop
14 12 (0.21%) SRDF
15 9 (0.16%) VMware Server
16 8 (0.14%) ACF2
16 8 (0.14%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 158 (2.81%) Puppet
2 106 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
3 86 (1.53%) Ansible
4 62 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
5 46 (0.82%) Nagios
6 42 (0.75%) Control-M
7 39 (0.69%) ITRS Geneos
7 39 (0.69%) SCCM
8 24 (0.43%) zSecure
9 19 (0.34%) Tivoli
10 14 (0.25%) BladeLogic
11 13 (0.23%) SCOM
12 10 (0.18%) HAProxy
12 10 (0.18%) NetBackup
13 9 (0.16%) EdgeSight
13 9 (0.16%) HP Operations Orchestration
13 9 (0.16%) HP SIM
13 9 (0.16%) Salt
14 8 (0.14%) Oracle ZFS
15 7 (0.12%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 597 (10.63%) Oracle
2 355 (6.32%) Microsoft
3 172 (3.06%) IBM
4 145 (2.58%) Red Hat
5 134 (2.39%) HP
6 133 (2.37%) VMware
7 132 (2.35%) Cisco
8 94 (1.67%) Sybase
9 89 (1.58%) Murex
10 78 (1.39%) Citrix
11 65 (1.16%) Splunk
12 64 (1.14%) Bloomberg
13 57 (1.01%) Veritas
14 53 (0.94%) EMC
15 48 (0.85%) Atlassian
15 48 (0.85%) Reuters
15 48 (0.85%) Tableau
16 46 (0.82%) SAP
17 44 (0.78%) Google
18 41 (0.73%) Teradata
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