The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Financial Institution in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Financial Institution over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Institution
Rank 190 161 149
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -12
Contract jobs citing Financial Institution 234 324 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.03% 1.43% 1.45%
As % of the General category 2.24% 3.13% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 205 187
Average daily rate
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£475 £475 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £365
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 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £170.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.45 £23.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-54.55% +12.19%
Financial Institution
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
10442 10335 11145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 46.17% 45.50% 51.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 7431 7378 7755
Average daily rate £475 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 137 154
Average hourly rate £22.18 £18.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.22% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £41.50 £49.68
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -1.96%

Financial Institution
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Financial Institution across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Financial Institution Jobs Demand Trend in London

Financial Institution
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Financial Institution Daily Rate Trend in London

Financial Institution
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Financial Institution across the London region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Financial Institution Daily Rate Histogram in London

Financial Institution
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Financial Institution Hourly Rate Trend in London

Financial Institution
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 27 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
City of London -14 80 £475 +5.49% 42
Canary Wharf - 1 £500 -
Financial Institution
England

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 476 (100.00%) Finance
2 152 (31.93%) Banking
3 86 (18.07%) SQL
4 75 (15.76%) Windows
5 74 (15.55%) UNIX
5 74 (15.55%) Agile Software Development
6 73 (15.34%) Java
7 69 (14.50%) Investment Banking
8 63 (13.24%) Linux
8 63 (13.24%) Microsoft
8 63 (13.24%) Analytical Skills
9 61 (12.82%) Front Office
10 53 (11.13%) MS Excel
11 51 (10.71%) XML
12 50 (10.50%) Oracle
13 49 (10.29%) Project Management
14 43 (9.03%) HTML
15 41 (8.61%) JavaScript
15 41 (8.61%) Business Analysis
16 39 (8.19%) Derivative
16 39 (8.19%) SQL Server
17 38 (7.98%) SDLC
18 37 (7.77%) Fixed Income
19 35 (7.35%) C#
19 35 (7.35%) .NET
19 35 (7.35%) ITIL
20 34 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
21 33 (6.93%) Retail
21 33 (6.93%) Degree
22 32 (6.72%) Data Analysis

Financial Institution
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 28 (5.88%) WebSphere
2 25 (5.25%) WebLogic
3 17 (3.57%) JBoss
4 14 (2.94%) Tomcat
5 13 (2.73%) SharePoint
5 13 (2.73%) Node.js
6 11 (2.31%) MS Exchange
7 10 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 8 (1.68%) CMS
9 8 (1.68%) SAS
10 6 (1.26%) FileNet
10 6 (1.26%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (0.84%) WebSphere Process Server
11 4 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (0.63%) Lync
12 3 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
12 3 (0.63%) Apache
13 2 (0.42%) LiveLink
13 2 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 53 (11.13%) MS Excel
2 23 (4.83%) MS Office
3 17 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (2.52%) MS Project
5 8 (1.68%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.21%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 12 (2.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.68%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (1.26%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (1.26%) Summit
4 5 (1.05%) assyst
4 5 (1.05%) Oracle Cash Management
5 3 (0.63%) Eagle PACE
5 3 (0.63%) Markit EDM
5 3 (0.63%) RMDS
6 2 (0.42%) IntelliMatch
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.21%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.21%) Findur
7 1 (0.21%) thinkFolio
7 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.84%) Office 365
2 4 (0.84%) OneDrive
3 3 (0.63%) Force.com
4 2 (0.42%) Taleo
4 2 (0.42%) PaaS
5 1 (0.21%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.21%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.46%) Internet
2 23 (4.83%) TCP/IP
3 16 (3.36%) Firewall
4 15 (3.15%) WAN
4 15 (3.15%) DNS
4 15 (3.15%) SSL
4 15 (3.15%) BGP
5 14 (2.94%) LAN
6 11 (2.31%) EIGRP
7 9 (1.89%) DHCP
7 9 (1.89%) OSPF
8 8 (1.68%) LDAP
8 8 (1.68%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (1.47%) VPN
10 6 (1.26%) MPLS
10 6 (1.26%) Intranet
10 6 (1.26%) Multicast
11 5 (1.05%) Wireless
11 5 (1.05%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (1.05%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (8.19%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 18 (3.78%) Relational Database
3 16 (3.36%) RDBMS
4 13 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (2.10%) NoSQL
6 8 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (1.68%) UniData
7 7 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (1.26%) Oracle Exadata
8 6 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (1.05%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.05%) Data Mining
9 5 (1.05%) OLAP
10 4 (0.84%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (0.63%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.63%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.63%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (3.57%) JIRA
2 14 (2.94%) Maven
3 8 (1.68%) Subversion
4 6 (1.26%) Mockito
4 6 (1.26%) Jasmine
5 5 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (1.05%) JUnit
5 5 (1.05%) Visual Studio
6 4 (0.84%) NUnit
6 4 (0.84%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.63%) Moq
7 3 (0.63%) JBehave
7 3 (0.63%) Ant
7 3 (0.63%) Selenium
8 2 (0.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.42%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.42%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.42%) Xcode
8 2 (0.42%) ClearCase
8 2 (0.42%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 476 (100.00%) Finance
2 152 (31.93%) Banking
3 69 (14.50%) Investment Banking
4 61 (12.82%) Front Office
5 33 (6.93%) Retail
6 13 (2.73%) Back Office
7 10 (2.10%) Legal
8 9 (1.89%) Advertising
8 9 (1.89%) Marketing
9 6 (1.26%) Retail Banking
10 5 (1.05%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.42%) Publishing
11 2 (0.42%) Law
12 1 (0.21%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.21%) Games
12 1 (0.21%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.21%) Billing
12 1 (0.21%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 143 (30.04%) Analyst
2 105 (22.06%) Developer
3 46 (9.66%) Business Analyst
4 34 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 29 (6.09%) Consultant
6 23 (4.83%) Architect
7 17 (3.57%) Java Developer
8 16 (3.36%) Data Analyst
9 15 (3.15%) Senior Developer
10 13 (2.73%) Technical Consultant
10 13 (2.73%) Administrator
10 13 (2.73%) Solutions Architect
10 13 (2.73%) Analyst Developer
10 13 (2.73%) Operations Analyst
11 12 (2.52%) Network Engineer
11 12 (2.52%) Senior Analyst
12 11 (2.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 10 (2.10%) Support Analyst
13 10 (2.10%) Support Engineer
13 10 (2.10%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (10.71%) XML
2 43 (9.03%) HTML
3 35 (7.35%) .NET
4 29 (6.09%) Web Services
5 25 (5.25%) HTML5
6 21 (4.41%) CSS
7 20 (4.20%) J2EE
8 16 (3.36%) FIX Protocol
9 15 (3.15%) CSS3
10 14 (2.94%) WCF
11 13 (2.73%) Entity Framework
11 13 (2.73%) Middleware
11 13 (2.73%) .NET Framework
12 12 (2.52%) Spring
13 11 (2.31%) SOAP
13 11 (2.31%) LINQ
14 9 (1.89%) AngularJS
14 9 (1.89%) WebSphere MQ
15 8 (1.68%) Backbone.js
15 8 (1.68%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 63 (13.24%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (8.19%) Derivative
3 37 (7.77%) Fixed Income
4 34 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 31 (6.51%) Hedge funds
6 24 (5.04%) Data Centre
7 21 (4.41%) Equities
8 19 (3.99%) Management Information System
8 19 (3.99%) Computer Science
9 18 (3.78%) SWIFT
10 14 (2.94%) Equity Derivative
11 13 (2.73%) Client/Server
12 12 (2.52%) Credit Derivative
13 11 (2.31%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 10 (2.10%) Market Risk
14 10 (2.10%) Blackberry
15 9 (1.89%) Clustering
15 9 (1.89%) Reference Data
15 9 (1.89%) Credit Risk
16 8 (1.68%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 75 (15.76%) Windows
2 74 (15.55%) UNIX
3 63 (13.24%) Linux
4 21 (4.41%) Windows 7
5 20 (4.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (3.78%) Solaris
7 10 (2.10%) Windows XP
8 9 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.84%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.63%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.63%) Android
13 2 (0.42%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.42%) AIX
14 1 (0.21%) HPUX
14 1 (0.21%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (15.55%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (10.29%) Project Management
3 41 (8.61%) Business Analysis
4 38 (7.98%) SDLC
5 35 (7.35%) ITIL
6 32 (6.72%) Data Analysis
7 30 (6.30%) Asset Management
7 30 (6.30%) Data Modelling
7 30 (6.30%) Migration
7 30 (6.30%) Analytics
8 27 (5.67%) OO
9 26 (5.46%) Stakeholder Management
10 24 (5.04%) SOA
10 24 (5.04%) User Acceptance Testing
11 23 (4.83%) TDD
12 22 (4.62%) Scrum
12 22 (4.62%) Change Management
13 21 (4.41%) Risk Management
13 21 (4.41%) Time Management
14 18 (3.78%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 86 (18.07%) SQL
2 73 (15.34%) Java
3 41 (8.61%) JavaScript
4 35 (7.35%) C#
5 22 (4.62%) C++
6 19 (3.99%) Perl
7 18 (3.78%) PowerShell
8 16 (3.36%) Python
9 14 (2.94%) C
10 13 (2.73%) Bash Shell
11 12 (2.52%) T-SQL
12 10 (2.10%) Shell Script
13 8 (1.68%) VBA
14 6 (1.26%) VBScript
14 6 (1.26%) Ruby
15 5 (1.05%) Korn
15 5 (1.05%) VB
16 3 (0.63%) PHP
16 3 (0.63%) Apex Code
17 2 (0.42%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 33 (6.93%) Degree
2 10 (2.10%) CISM
2 10 (2.10%) CISSP
3 7 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (1.47%) PMI Certification
3 7 (1.47%) CISA
4 5 (1.05%) CCNP
5 4 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.84%) CCIE
5 4 (0.84%) IBM Certification
5 4 (0.84%) CCSA
5 4 (0.84%) CCSE
6 3 (0.63%) RHCE
6 3 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.42%) MCSE
7 2 (0.42%) CISMP
8 1 (0.21%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.21%) CAPM
8 1 (0.21%) ACCA
8 1 (0.21%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.88%) QA
2 8 (1.68%) SLA
2 8 (1.68%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.26%) FATCA
3 6 (1.26%) EMIR
4 5 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.42%) Basel II
7 1 (0.21%) MiFID
7 1 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.21%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.21%) Basel III
7 1 (0.21%) GCP
System Software
1 25 (5.25%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.26%) vSphere
3 6 (1.26%) OCFS2
3 6 (1.26%) GlusterFS
3 6 (1.26%) GFS2
3 6 (1.26%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (1.05%) XenApp
4 5 (1.05%) Terminal Services
4 5 (1.05%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.42%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.42%) UAG
6 1 (0.21%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.21%) NFS
6 1 (0.21%) KVM
6 1 (0.21%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 10 (2.10%) Puppet
2 8 (1.68%) SCCM
3 6 (1.26%) Red Hat Satellite
3 6 (1.26%) Tivoli
4 5 (1.05%) Control-M
4 5 (1.05%) NetBackup
4 5 (1.05%) Backup Exec
4 5 (1.05%) SELinux
5 4 (0.84%) OpenView
5 4 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.63%) yum
6 3 (0.63%) ITRS Geneos
7 2 (0.42%) vMotion
7 2 (0.42%) SCOM
7 2 (0.42%) CA Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.42%) ARCserve
7 2 (0.42%) DameWare
8 1 (0.21%) Nessus
8 1 (0.21%) WebInspect
8 1 (0.21%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 63 (13.24%) Microsoft
2 50 (10.50%) Oracle
3 31 (6.51%) IBM
4 22 (4.62%) Citrix
4 22 (4.62%) VMware
5 18 (3.78%) Remedy
6 14 (2.94%) Cisco
7 11 (2.31%) Sybase
7 11 (2.31%) Calypso
7 11 (2.31%) Reuters
7 11 (2.31%) Bloomberg
8 9 (1.89%) HP
8 9 (1.89%) F5
9 8 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (1.68%) BMC
9 8 (1.68%) Red Hat
10 7 (1.47%) CheckPoint
11 6 (1.26%) TIBCO
11 6 (1.26%) Cyber-Ark
11 6 (1.26%) Altiris
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Rate: Up to £700 per annum
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City, London
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Rate: £500 - £750 per day
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Rate: £600 - £630 per day
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Rate: Unspecified
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Rate: £575 - £600 per day
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Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
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Rate: £600 - £700 per day + competitive
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City of London
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Rate: £400 per day + competitive
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Docklands
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Rate: £400 - £480 per day
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Orgtel
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
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Rate: £600 - £700 per day + competitive
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day + competitive
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